Opera in New York City This Week - February 10-February 17February 10, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
The Metropolitan Opera is world-class and world famous, and it's among the comprehensive opera listings you can find on City Guide's calendar. In addition to the famous season of the Met Opera, full of huge opera stars, famous classics, and world premieres, you'll also find listings for the New York City Opera and operatic performances at places like Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall.
NYC Penthouse Silent Disco - 230 Fifth
Through February 10, 2019 - New York
There’s a chill in the air but it’s always party season with Quiet Events. We’re back with another silent disco in the Flatiron District at 230 Fifth. This upscale venue is ideal for your next birthday party or girls night out. We’ll be rocking out on the 20th floor penthouse with our 3 live DJs playing a bit of everything for everyone. Your 3 Live DJs are spinning all night: DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop, Reggae, Soca Your experience includes: • A pair of Quiet Events headphones • Glow in the Dark gear • 3 DJs battling for your attention • Rooftop Beer Garden access Special Notes: • 21+ to party • Rain or shine • Limited tickets available at the door • Dress code: No athletic wear (sneakers, baseball caps, yoga pants, etc.); no baggy or destroyed jeans What to bring: • Valid ID • You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event. • No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door. How it works: When you arrive you’ll ... (read more)
4th Masters Obedience Championship at Westminster - Pier 94
February 11, 2019 - New York
Monday, Feb.11, 2019 8am – 4:30pm / Masters Obedience Championship at Westminster Pier 94, 711 12th Avenue at 55th Street & West Side Highway The 4th Annual Masters Obedience Championship at Westminster is an invitation-only competition with top obedience dogs and their handlers from around the country. Dog and handler teams compete in traditional and freestyle exercises in this ultimate display of teamwork and companionship.
Walk a Mile in His Shoes: A Conversation with Tim Brown, Founder of Allbirds - Made by We
February 12, 2019 - New York
Tim Brown, co-founder and co-CEO of Allbirds, will sit down with Vanity Fair's Benjamin Landy to share his story behind building one of the fastest growing shoe companies. The discussion will be held in WeWork's new location, Made by We, which is WeWork's first-ever coworking space open to the public to drop in and use without a membership.
The 143rd Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show - Piers 92/94 and Madison Square Garden, New York, NY
Through February 12, 2019 - New York
Monday & Tuesday, Feb. 11 - 12, 2019 Piers 92/94 and Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 8am – 4:30pm / Breed judging will take place during the day Monday and Tuesday at Piers 92/94 (711 12th Avenue at W. 55th Street) Monday: Hound, Toy, Non-Sporting and Herding Tuesday: Sporting, Working and Terrier Groups, Junior Showmanship and Best In Show will be judged evenings at Madison Square Garden (West 33rd and Seventh Avenue) Monday at 7:30pm: Hound, Toy, Non-Sporting and Herding Groups (doors open at 6pm for Best of Breed benching area) Tuesday at 7:00pm: Junior Showmanship Finals, Sporting, Working and Terrier Groups, followed by BEST IN SHOW! *** ALL TIMES ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME ***
Alita Battle Angel: Passport to Iron City - Passport to Iron City
Through February 13, 2019 - Brooklyn
ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL - PASSPORT TO IRON CITY transports visitors directly into the futuristic world of Robert Rodriguez, James Cameron and Jon Landau’s upcoming 20th Century Fox film in advance of its February 14 opening. Guests explore the movie’s Iron City, which has been recreated down to the last detail by the film’s production designers, where they interact with the City’s gritty residents, earn credits by completing puzzles and challenges, experiment with custom technology built for the retro-future Alita aesthetic, and uncover hidden clues to determine their fate with the city’s controlling force. PASSPORT TO IRON CITY fully immerses travelers into the world of Alita's touching cyberpunk story, and is unlike anything else. (Event experience runs for a full-hour, with multiple slots during the day)
Ralph Lauren ROMANCE Mobile Pop-Up in NYC! - 6th Avenue between 43rd & 44th Sts
February 14, 2019 - NEW YORK CITY
On February 14th , Ralph Lauren Fragrances is excited to present the ROMANCE Pop Up Experience in New York – hosted by supermodel & Ralph Lauren Romance’s Global Brand Ambassador, Taylor Hill, and her super-beau, Michael Stephen Shank. Please join us for the last stop on our US Tour featuring a very special meet and greet & photo opportunity with Taylor & Michael, and to experience and celebrate the iconic ROMANCE fragrance. Lots of surprises are in store; including, romantic photo moments, meet & greet and bottle signing with Taylor and Michael, Valentine’s Day Polo Bears and more! RALPH LAUREN ROMANCE NYC POP-UP EXPERIENCE WITH TAYLOR HILL WHEN: February 14, 2019 WHERE: 6th Avenue between 43rd & 44th Sts TAYLOR HILL BOTTLE SIGNING/MEET & GREET: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM GENERAL POP-UP TIME: 11:30 AM -7:30 PM
Mars Sweet ReTREAT - Mars Sweet ReTREAT
Through February 14, 2019 - New York
Mars Wrigley Confectionery is bringing its Sweet ReTREAT to NYC for a second year with the Sweet ReTREAT: Refresh Lounge. Hosted again on Valentine’s Day – February 13th and 14th – we’re giving Sweet ReTREAT a refreshed focus on Mars Wrigley Confectionery’s market-leading gum and mint portfolio. We’re still offering our treat-yourself salon, but this year it’s inspired by the flavors of Extra, Orbit, Altoids, Lifesavers, Big Red and more. And of course, you’ll be treated to your favorite chocolates. In fact, we’re breaking out some of our latest flavor innovations like Dove Raspberry Rosé and Bourbon Vanilla. The salon is located at 111 Grand St. in Soho, NYC, and will be open to consumers on February 13th and 14th from 12:00PM ET to 8:00PM ET. Plenty of gum and mints, plus our classic treats like M&M’S and Skittles, will be free for the taking. Consumers will be able to book a spa “TREATment” at www.marssweetretreat.com starting at 8:00AM ET on January 30th.
Indulge! CBD Beauty and Wellness - Come Back Daily
February 15, 2019 - New York
Single or not everyone deserves a little pampering around Valentines Day and all are invited to experience the next level of self care at Come Back Daily. Refresh, restore and revitalize with facials from Kana Skin Care, deep tissue massages with fragrant infused oils, and refreshing CBD cocktails. A perfect Valentine’s Day treat, fashion week fix, or just an opportunity to #TREATYOSELF with CBD!
Subway Mobile Dance Party - Overlook
February 16, 2019 - New York
Limited to just 75 people, this dance party combines elements of a flash mob, night club, and city tour all mixed into one incredible night. Geared with headphones playing two channels of non-stop party music, we go underground as we hit several iconic NYC subway platforms and terminals, as well as bars! Not only will you learn about the NYC subway system, but your Party Tour Guide/Emcee will have you singing and dancing as if the subway platform was your stage. Surprise the unsuspecting passengers and onlookers with your vocal prowess and nifty dance moves. This won’t be like your normal subway ride and you’ll thank us for it! Check-in location: Overlook Bar Check-in time: 7:00-8:00pm // Leave at 8:00pm *Party ends at Overlook Bar Two channels of music: Green Channel: Top 40 Dance Hits Blue Channel: 90’s, 2k Throwbacks, Hip-Hop Your experience includes: • A pair of Quiet Events headphones • An experienced tour guide/emcee • Glow in the dark gear • Fun NYC facts to tell your friends! Special Notes: • 21+ to party • Limited tickets so act fast! • Comfortable shoes are recommended What you’ll need: • Metrocard with at least two swipes • Valid ID • Cred... (read more)
Silent Saturday @ Hudson Station - Hudson Station
Through February 17, 2019 - New York
It’s Saturday night and we know where the party’s at! Hudson Station is about to be lit with our three live DJs spinning your favorite jams all night long. This bar has all the booze and snacks you need for an amazing night. We’ll even sweeten the deal with $5 beer, $6 wine, and $10 Titos drinks. So what are you waiting for? Get your tix today! Your 3 Live DJs are spinning all night long: DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop/R&B Your Experience Includes: • A Pair of Quiet Events headphones • Glow in the Dark gear • 3 live DJ’s battling for your attention • Drink deals all night long Special notes: • 21+ • Rain or shine • Dress Code: Dress to Impress What to bring: • Valid ID • You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event. • No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door. How it works: With your pair of Quiet Events headphones you can adjust the volume and choose between our three DJ’s with the flick of a switch. Each... (read more)
Hysteria Inn - Happy Socks Williamsburg
Through February 28, 2019 - Brooklyn
Hysteria by Happy Socks presents: Hysteria Inn Open for Check-in: Feb. 4 – 28 To celebrate the launch of the Spring/Summer 2019 collection, we invite our audience to Hysteria Inn, a motel-themed pop up in the heart of New York City. A month-long takeover of Happy Socks’ Williamsburg store, from Feb. 4th – 28th you can shop and experience the wonder of Hysteria like never before. Since its launch, fans have been wanting to experience the bold and quirky world portrayed in Hysteria’s lookbooks and on social media. Designed to complement the S/S ‘19 season’s theme of all-night and all-day party, the mini-motel is a safe and stylish landing place in-between parties. With a set lobby area and a revolving set of suites, the Inn offers a new unique flavor and theme each week. Thursday Nights at Hysteria Inn We’re hosting four soirées on Thursday nights throughout February. Uniformed bell boys, drinks, hors d’oeuvres, exclusive gifts with purchase such as kits with matches, shampoo and other essentials you would expect to find in a real motel room, it’s an event guaranteed to stay with you. Dates: Feb. 7th, 14th, 21th, 28th Time: 6-9pm ... (read more)
Alita Battle Angel: Passport to Iron City - Iron City Taqueria
Through March 03, 2019 - Brooklyn
Back by popular demand, ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL - PASSPORT TO IRON CITY transports visitors directly into the futuristic world of Robert Rodriguez, James Cameron and Jon Landau’s 20th Century Fox film, Alita: Battle Angel. Guests explore the movie’s Iron City, which has been recreated down to the last detail by the film’s production designers, where they interact with the City’s gritty residents, earn credits by completing puzzles and challenges, experiment with custom technology built for the retro-future Alita aesthetic, and uncover hidden clues to determine their fate with the city’s controlling force. PASSPORT TO IRON CITY fully immerses travelers into the world of Alita's touching cyberpunk story, and is unlike anything else.
Carolee Grand Central Pop Up - Grand Central Terminal
Through April 30, 2019 - NEW YORK
CAROLEE Is Popping Up In Grand Central! Join us to shop a curated edit of our favorite styles and gifts. Spend $100 and receive an Exclusive gift with purchase. Plus, enter to win a $100 gift card! We will be located near Graybar passage at the Lexington Avenue entrance. 20% of proceeds will be donated to RAINN, the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. Learn more about RAINN: https://www.rainn.org/ Dates and times: February 1st - April 30th Monday- Friday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM For inquiries please contact us at: 917.428.5947 or [email protected]
UNIVERSAL STANDARD OPENS WORLD’S FIRST SIZE 00-40 STORE in SoHo - Universal Standard
Through August 01, 2019 - New York
Universal Standard, the fit experts specializing in elevated, modern wardrobe essentials opens their first brick and mortar shopping location in SoHo. The 2,300 square foot store will carry their complete line, including their Foundation Collection, a seven piece collection of elevated basics for the full spectrum of sizes--00-40. The location also features a 1,500 square foot by-appointment showroom on the lower level. This is the first store to offer equal access to fashion for all women across the sizing spectrum, from 00 to 40.
Explore the World of Colors - Color Factory
Through August 20, 2019 - New York
Welcome to Color Factory: a collaboratively-produced art experience in New York City. This multisensory exhibit, inspired by the colors of the city, guides visitors through 16 participatory installations, designed to awaken audiences to the brilliant, everyday presence of color. Featured collaborators include: Lakwena Maciver, Mmuseumm, Emmanuelle Moureaux, Jason Polan, Tamara Shopsin, Kassia St Clair, Molly Young, Kendra Dandy, James Rosa/LAND Gallery, 826NYC, Christine Wong Yap, Rebecca Wright, Randi Brookman Harris, Leah Rosenberg, Erin Jang, and Oh Happy Day. Highlights include ombré floating balloons with wishes for the world written by students at 826NYC, a walkable infographic leading you to your "secret color", a palette of colorful treats featuring a custom color ice cream scoop, a unique activity on color and human connection, a luminous dance floor, and Color Factory's signature ball room. Put on your favorite hue and come to us for color.
Terez: Explore. Shop. Create. Pop-Up - Terez: Explore. Shop. Create.
Through December 02, 2019 - New York
For the first time in brand history, Terez will be inviting New York City to connect face-to-face, shop the newest Terez products, and partake in memorable experiences, with creative inspiration and activations to be discovered around every corner. Modeled after NYC, where Terez was founded and still maintains its headquarters, design and manufacturing operations, the two-level store will take guests through a reimagined New York City setting, complete with a Terez subway station. The in-store experience will be enhanced by an ever-changing programming calendar, empowering guests to let their inner light shine through immersive, personalized activations. Programming partners will include Dana's Bakery, Petite 'N Pretty, Stretch*d, sundays, Florabrook, Olfactory NYC, MisterKrisp, Donna D'Cruz, and more. Terez: Explore. Shop. Create. will be open Monday-Friday,11:00AM-7:00PM, Saturday, 10:00AM-8:00PM, Sunday, 11:00AM-6:00PM, and closed on Thanksgiving, November 22, with extended hours on Black Friday, 8:00AM-8:00PM.