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Random Happenings in New York City This Weekend - February 21-February 23

Random Happenings in New York City This Weekend

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There's always something going on in the world's capital, and City Guide has rounded up the best random happenings in New York City this weekend for those looking to do something a little out of the ordinary. You never know what you'll find going on in the city's many neighborhoods on the weekend. From shows to festivals to grand openings, the Big Apple is filled with random happenings no matter the season. Check out the random happenings this weekend in New York City below and start filling out your planner. There's plenty to do in the city that never sleeps!

Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship With David Bowie - Pangea Restaurant
February 21, 2020 - New York

WHO: RAQUEL CION, described by the New York Times as "half witch half cabaret performer" and by TONY as an "alt cabaret siren." Director Cynthia Cahill, Musical Director Karl Saint Lucy.

Outsiders Book Club - Museum at Eldridge Street
February 21, 2020 - New York

Grace Paley: The Collected Stories, short stories by Grace PaleyMarch 20Lost in Translation: A Life in a New Language, biography by Eva Hoffman.In honor of the Year of the Woman celebrating the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage this book club celebrates stories of women as outsiders. The protagonists of these novels, short stories and memoirs find themselves on the margins of society as activists encountering political, sexual or social opposition, or minorities struggling to understand a new culture. Through reading benchmarks, thoughtful questions and group discussions, you'll unpack women-centric narratives and themes. Each month, your skilled group leader Lucy Shahar will guide robust group discussions and illuminate new insights.

Karaoke Tremendous - Union Hall
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Ages 21+Jay Miller (of Midevenings/Impractical Jokers) and Jeremy (Sir Jarlsberg) Gibson are out to spread love and kick down the walls of your private room karaoke! KARAOKE TREMENDOUS is like the karaoke you know, just turned up to 11. Put it this way, if your favorite dance party had a baby with a karaoke machine, that baby would be KARAOKE TREMENDOUS. You sing good? That's great! You don't? That's fine. Just bring the enthusiasm and we'll give you the fun!

Paws to Read - American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog
February 21, 2020 - New York

NEW YORK THERAPY ANIMALS, INC. joins MOD for February's Paws to Read. Bring your child to the Museum for the opportunity to read aloud alongside therapy dog teams, encouraging young readers.

Kay Day - Arlene's Grocery
February 21, 2020 - New York City

Kay Day, Big Gorgeous, Super Sonic Octopus and Crisis Crayons at Arlene's Grocery!

Stand up Global - Stand Up NY
February 21, 2020 - New York

Stand up Global

Stand up Global - Stand Up NY
February 21, 2020 - New York

Stand up Global

Kay Day - Arlene's Grocery
February 21, 2020 - New York City

Kay Day, Big Gorgeous, Super Sonic Octopus and Crisis Crayons at Arlene's Grocery!

Jazz and Swing with the Harlem Swing Dance Society! - Pelham Fritz Recreation Center
February 21, 2020 - New York

Join us for a Black History Month special event as we celebrate Harlem's most famous dance genre with The Lindy Hop.

Tony Lucca at City Vineyard - City Vineyard
February 21, 2020 - New York

Tony Lucca is a Nashville-based singer/songwriter whose catalog of music runs the gamut from soul-infused pop to tear-jerker folk balladry.

Get The Led Out - State Theatre New Jersey
February 21, 2020 - New Brunswick

Get The Led Out is coming to State Theatre New Jersey! From the bombastic and epic, to the folky and mystical, Get The Led Out have captured the essence of the recorded music of Led Zeppelin and brought it to the concert stage. Over the years, GTLO has become known for the passion and fury with which they deliver Led Zeppelin's blues-soaked, groove-driven rock anthems.

City Winery Presents: An Evening w/ Emily King Performing songs acoustically from Scenery, The Switch, Seven & East Side Story at The Cutting Room - The Cutting Room
February 21, 2020 - New York

The Cutting Room offers a full food and drink menu available to order from your chosen seats for the show.

Arsenal Gallery: Namesakes: Honoring African Americans in NYC Parks - Arsenal in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Many of New York City's parks and monuments honor African Americans who have shaped the landscape of our culture. Monuments and green spaces of all sizes, from Marcus Garvey Park in Manhattan to Hattie Carthan Community Garden in Brooklyn, pay tribute to the contributions and lives of notable African Americans from the 18th century to the 21st century. "Namesakes: Honoring African Americans in NYC Parks" is an exhibition of photographs that highlights a sampling of such namesakes throughout the city.This event is FREE and open to the public.

Computer Basics - Brownsville Library
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

Kay Day - Arlene's Grocery
February 21, 2020 - New York City

Kay Day, Big Gorgeous, Super Sonic Octopus and Crisis Crayons at Arlene's Grocery!

Black History Month Exhibition - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 21, 2020 - Bronx

The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents our February exhibition for Black History Month. Four featured artists, Kristen Cherry, James Deliard, Thomas Green, and Dolo, offer their interpretation of the black experience through their artistic work. This exhibition is on view at Poe Park Visitor Center on Tuesdays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Image: "Carefree Brown Girl" by artist Kristen Cherry

Tiny Tots Stories, Art, Learning - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 21, 2020 - Bronx

Little ones have fun with stories, songs, rhymes, and learning.

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Meet: Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (mid-Park between 64th and 65th Streets). Enter the Park at 60th Street and Fifth Avenue, and follow the path adjacent to the drive (road) north; the Dairy will be on your left. Please note Google Maps does not recognize this location. Map of the start locationTerrain: A few inclines and some stairs.Length of Tour: Approximately 90 minutesCost: Tickets $15 (Members $10). Purchase tickets online!

Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot - Mulcahy's Pub and Concert Hall
February 21, 2020 - Wantagh

He's back! Celebrating the music of Billy Joel and so much more. The classic Long Island night out.

Exhibition Fire and Tide: Huguenot Beach in Artifacts and Art - Conference House Park
February 21, 2020 - Staten Island

What began as a shared curiosity, Staten Island residents Val Falcone and Michael Shanley have embarked on a quest to uncover the history and subsequent transformation of Huguenot Beach. We invite the public to join us in an exploration of the art and artifacts we have assembled throughout our journey. In addition to displaying one of the most comprehensive collections of Terra Marine Inn artifacts, the exhibit will also feature driftwood sculpture crafted from local materials, mixed media projects inspired by historical events and beach ephemera, and a photographic retrospective of Huguenot over the past 120 years.

Special Express Arts 1, 2, 3 - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 21, 2020 - Bronx

This art program engages special needs adults through art for self-expression. Groups must call to schedule a trip in advance.

Black Sabbath Cover Band Rehearsal - Saint Vitus Bar
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Members of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, Krallice, Ex-Eye, and ex-Dirty Projectors lead all you Children of the Grave Into the VoidFeat. Greg Fox, Nick Zinner, Brad Truax, Mick Barr, Angel Deradoorian

Discovery Walks for Families: Harlem Meer - Charles A. Dana Discovery Center in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Meet: Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (inside the Park at 110th Street between Fifth and Lenox Avenues). Map of start location Terrain: A few inclines, some stairs, and wood-chipped trails; may not be suitable for strollers.Length of Tour: Approximately 90 minutesCost: Free. Space is limited, registration required. Families with children ages 5+ only; no groups, please. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of the Discovery Walk to allow time for check in.

Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark - Hamilton Fish Recreation Center in Hamilton Fish Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Join us as we partner with the Art Students League for a series of art workshops where you will make collages from a wide variety of fabrics.You will explore abstract and representational styles, and learn about artists that use fabric as a medium. All supplies will be provided but bringing your own fabrics is encouraged. Supplies are provided but limited. No experience necessary.

From Trauma To Activism - The Rubin Museum of Art
February 21, 2020 - New York

Parkland, Florida shooting survivor and activist Aalayah Eastmond and Dr. Pelin Kesebir, a social psychologist studying happiness, explore the transformation of states of mind that occur when trauma translates to grief and then to activism.

Kids Week: Birding for Kids - World's Fair Boathouse in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
February 21, 2020 - Queens

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join the Urban Park Rangers' free Kids Week programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. All are welcome, but programs are geared for ages 12 and younger.Join the Urban Park Rangers for a walk through Flushing Meadows Corona Park and learn about the different birds that live in the park.

Kids Drop-In Curling Demo - Bank of America Winter Village in Bryant Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Let your kids try their hand at this oddball sport during drop-in curling hours. Slide some curling stones across a synthetic ice curling lane on the Rink Deck (not on The Rink itself). No skates or experience necessary!Part of Bryant Park's Kids Week program .Photo: Angelito Jusay Photography

Arsenal Gallery: Namesakes: Honoring African Americans in NYC Parks - Arsenal in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Many of New York City's parks and monuments honor African Americans who have shaped the landscape of our culture.

Random Happenings in New York City This Weekend

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Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider's look at some of the most iconic features of the world's greatest urban park.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre.

Black Sabbath Cover Band Rehearsal - Saint Vitus Bar
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Members of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, Krallice, Ex-Eye, and ex-Dirty Projectors lead all you Children of the Grave Into the Void

Central Park Tour: The Belvedere: Beautiful View - Belvedere Castle in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Enjoy the sweeping vistas of the Great Lawn from the newly restored Belvedere Castle while learning about its history preservation.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre.

Kids Week: Owl Pellets - Dana Discovery Center in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house.

Kids Week Ice Fishing - Bank of America Winter Village in Bryant Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

 

Kids Week Ice Fishing - Bank of America Winter Village in Bryant Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

 

Ground Revision - Dyckman Farmhouse Museum in Dyckman House
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

A high level of research and experimentation informs Peter Hoffmeister's sculptures and installations. When working site-specifically, he delves deeply into the location's history, uncovering untold or forgotten narratives and revealing the institutionalized cultural ideologies that not only shape our history but also resonate in our present.

Storytime & Craft - Queens Botanical Garden
February 21, 2020 - Queens

Bring your little gardeners and nature lovers to QBG for a relaxing winter afternoon featuring nature-inspired stories, followed by a botanically-themed craft activity.Recommended for ages 10 and under.FREE. Drop-in.

Hot 97 Dope 90s versus 2000s party | DJ Enuff | Massive b | Mr Cee | Wallah - Stage 48
February 21, 2020 - New York

Hot 97 Annual Retro AFFAIR nothing but classics 90s and 2000s hip hop, reggae and r&b

LGBTQ Connections Night - Asia Society
February 21, 2020 - New York

Enjoy a fabulous evening of networking, art, and ambiance with the LGBTQ community and make new professional and personal connections. Don't miss an evening filled with intriguing people, cocktails, and culture.

Super Whatevr - The Mercury Lounge
February 21, 2020 - New York

For SUPER WHATEVR, sincerity is a surround-sound experience. It's what's guided Orange County, California's Skyler McKee to this point, and now, with a debut full-length Never Nothing due January 19 on Hopeless Records, it's a trait he's not about to abandon. On its surface, Never Nothing is the sound of an up-and-coming artist developing his style, bursting with nervous energy, buoyant rhythms and earworm melodies. But spend some time with the songs, and you'll begin to uncover the weighty themes McKee has expertly hidden inside them. Super Whatevr's songs don't seek to push away the darkness. Instead, they invite it in, realizing the only way to move past life's problems is to tackle them head-on. They're songs that force listeners to confront the ugliness in ourselves ("Telelelevision") and those closest to us ("For You"). They come from a dark place, but they're undercut with a ray of hope. "All my songs are happy," McKee explains. "They have a sad tone, but it's all in a positive manner. I want to help people grow and be vulnerable. If it's got to be dark, then it's going to be dark. It doesn't hurt me, because I know it's going to help me grow and help other people grow." Sup... (read more)

Future Historical Society at Fort Greene SNAP | Black Artstory Month 2020 - Fort Greene SNAP
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Share stories about Clinton Hill and Fort Greene as part of this community-created public archive and installation.

President's Week in Prospect Park - Prospect Park Tennis Center in Parade Ground
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Join Prospect Park Alliance on February 1721 for family-friendly programs at Lefferts Historic House and the Prospect Park Audubon Center.

Jinpa - Asia Society
February 21, 2020 - New York

Dir. Pema Tseden. China. 2019. Mandarin with English subtitles. DCP. 87 mins.

Gyun Hur: I wouldn't know any other way - Gallery at BRIC House
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

A performance series where artist Gyun Hur interacts with her installation in a meditation on loss, trauma, and impermanence.

Exhibition Sylvia: A 19th Century Life Unveiled - Location Merchant's House Museum
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

In 2003, a small, timeworn leather trunk was discarded for garbage on a sidewalk in Lower Manhattan; it was found replete with the cherished keepsakes of a 19th-century New York City woman. Thus began visual artist Stacy Renee Morrison's self-proclaimed love affair with Sylvia DeWolf Ostrander, whose early life parallels that of Gertrude Tredwell, who lived at 29 East 4th Street.

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider's look at some of the most iconic features of the world's greatest urban park.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. Perfect for families with young children ages 3 - 8, this winter adventure with puppetry and music is perfect for getting into the winter holiday spirit.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre.

Mid-Winter Break Family Programs: Bugging Out! - Queens Botanical Garden
February 21, 2020 - Queens

Bugs are all around us! Come explore the world of bugs by examining the parts of a squirmy earthworm, creating your own insect, and searching for bug homes in the Woodland.This event is part of QBG's Mid-Winter Break Family Programs. Bring the whole family and experience winter's splendor with indoor garden activities throughout February School Break, from Tuesday, February 18 through Friday, February 21.Register on Eventbrite .

Special Express #4 Writers - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 21, 2020 - Bronx

This is a workshop specifically for adults with special needs demonstrating an interest in writing for self-expression.We'll focus on non-fiction writing (essays, poems, lyrics, and memoirs). Participants share and read their stories. The workshop includes analysis and discussion of literary works, including some of the best-known works of the literary master, Edgar Allan Poe. The workshop includes the publication of an anthology of selected writings from participants.Please call (718)-365-5516 to sign up for this class.

Kids Week: Birds of Prey - Salt Marsh Nature Center in Marine Park
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join the Urban Park Rangers' free Kids Week programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. All are welcome, but programs are geared for ages 12 and younger.Join the Urban Park Rangers this afternoon and learn about eagles, hawks, and owls, and the important role they play in nature.The Rangers will discuss the life cycles and habits of these spectacular urban predators. Binoculars will be provided.

Gnarly Karma, Half Hadley, & Vanderwoolf - The Bowery Electric
February 21, 2020 - New York

Gnarly Karma is an Alternative/Indie Rock Band from Long Island, New York. Their music is most often associated with that of The Revivalists, Sublime, and Mumford & Sons, but their sound is not restricted by genre.

Kids Week: Winter Scavenger Hunt - Van Cortlandt Nature Center in Van Cortlandt Park
February 21, 2020 - Bronx

e kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join the Urban Park Rangers' free Kids Week programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. All are welcome, but programs are geared for ages 12 and younger.Winter season is unpredictable, but animals and plants adapt to the changes. Let's find some of these adaptations on a scavenger hunt through the trails in the park.

Kids Weeks Staten Island: Campfire Sing-Along - Archery Field Parking Lot in Willowbrook Park
February 21, 2020 - Staten Island

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join the Urban Park Rangers' free Kids Week programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. All are welcome, but programs are geared for ages 12 and younger.Carry a tune with the Urban Park Rangers and learn fire techniques, roast marshmallows, sing your favorite song and play instruments.

Black Sabbath Cover Band Rehearsal - Saint Vitus Bar
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Members of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, Krallice, Ex-Eye, and ex-Dirty Projectors lead all you Children of the Grave Into the Void

Brooklyn Robotics League Registration - Bushwick Library
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Do you love LEGOS, robotic and teamwork? Then join and Brooklyn Robotics League at Brooklyn Public Library, where teams learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts.

Gnarly Karma, Half Hadley, & Vanderwoolf - The Bowery Electric
February 21, 2020 - New York

Gnarly Karma is an Alternative/Indie Rock Band from Long Island, New York.

Kids Week: Owl Pellets - Dana Discovery Center in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join the Urban Park Rangers' free Kids Week programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. All are welcome, but programs are geared for ages 12 and younger.Whooo knows what we will find as we look through owl pellets and learn more about the adaptions of owls!

Random Happenings in New York City This Weekend

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Brooklyn Robotics League Registration - Bushwick Library
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Do you love LEGOS, robotic and teamwork? Then join and Brooklyn Robotics League at Brooklyn Public Library, where teams learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts.

Mid-Winter Recess Three-Point Contest - Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center in Alfred E. Smith Playground
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Join us for a three-point basketball contest. Come by yourself or with your friends and get into one of the two divisions, boys and girls, that will compete for the win!For accessibility information, email Ali Kahlid-Khan at Ali.Khalid-Khan@parks.nyc.gov or call (646) 992-7859.

Teen Game Zone - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 21, 2020 - Bronx

Teens learn new games, meet new people, and stay active in a safe environment.

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 21, 2020 - Bronx

Make a fun project inspired by the season.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. Perfect for families with young children ages 3 - 8, this winter adventure with puppetry and music is perfect for getting into the winter holiday spirit.Yet, Set, Snow! is the story of a young girl named Widget, and her friend, Twig, who encounter a yeti named Pascetti on the first snow day of the winter season. Pascetti, who lives on a mountain top nearby, dislikes the snow. Through songs and snow day activities, Pascetti discovers not only that snow can be fun but also the value of friendship.

'King of the Rock' Youth Basketball - Recreation Center 54
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

You are invited to compete in full and half-court basketball competitions! Try your best at Full Court 21, Best Skillz Shot Challenge, and Three-Point Shootout.For accessibility information, please contact Alisa Brogdon at Alisa.Brogdon@parks.nyc.gov or call (212) 754-5411 by February 18, 2020.

Art Inspired by Georges Seurat - Asser Levy Recreation Center in Asser Levy Playground
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Come create your own masterpiece inspired by work from famous artists and various techniques. The series will include an overview of the artist or technique, followed by a hands-on workshop.

The Symbiosis Songwriter Series - MIRROR Tea House
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

The SYMBIOSIS Songwriter Series is a cozy, funky night of in-the-round song sharing, collaboration, and community.

PYNKIE with Coco Verde - Lola
February 21, 2020 - New York

PYNKIE with Coco Verde

The Weight Band - featuring members of The Band and the Levon Helm Band - Brooklyn Bowl
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

The Weight Band - featuring members of The Band and the Levon Helm Band

Rene Fleming Sings BJrk - David Geffen Hall
February 21, 2020 - New York

Rene Fleming, "America's Diva," performs songs by singer / songwriter Bjrk. Jaap van Zweden also leads Bruckner's epic Fourth Symphony, with its stately pace, noble horn calls, and blazing climaxes a grand night for the Philharmonic's stellar brass section! Ellen Reid's commissioned work continues Project 19.

Black History Month - Arts, Culture & Fun: Jazz and Swing with the Harlem Swing Dance Society - Pelham Fritz Recreation Center in Marcus Garvey Park
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Join us for a Black History Month special event as we celebrate Harlem's most famous dance genre with The Lindy Hop. We will start off with a dance lesson and continue with the Swinging Harlem Jazz & Dance Combo Band! We will be dancing and hopping to some legendary Harlem jazz greats.Schedule of Activities:Dance Lesson 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.Band Performance: 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.To RSVP, please visit swingpf20.eventbrite.comAbout The Harlem Swing Dance Society (THSDS): The Harlem Swing Dance Society is a premier organization dedicated to culturally sharing the history is Lindy Hop, Swing dance, and the historic Savoy Ballroom in its Harlem home. Check their calendar and classes at Theharlemswingdancesociety.webs.com.

A Conversation with Andr Aciman - Tony Dapolito Recreation Center
February 21, 2020 - Manhattan

Join us for a reading and Q&A with Andr Aciman, about his latest novel "Find Me." Published in 2019, it is a sequel to his 2007 novel "Call Me By Your Name." Aciman, a professor at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, is a memoirist, essayist, novelist, and scholar of 17th century literature.For more information regarding accessibility, contact Trevor Merk at trevor.merk@parks.nyc.gov or call (212) 242-5228.

Arts, Culture & Fun: Micha Musica Concert - ARROW Field House
February 21, 2020 - Queens

The Public Theater's Mobile Unit and Joe's Pub will be once again in collaboration on their yearly In Transit tour series with the amazing band MICHA Msica.MICHA is the project of vocalist, songwriter, musical theater composer and actor Michelle J. Rodriguez. With a voice that is "clear and compelling" and a sound that features "flourishes of bolero, bossa nova and even jazz" (Chicago Tribune), MICHA has captivated audiences at Joe's Pub (NYC), the Hideout (Chicago), and Steppenwolf (Chicago) with her stunning vulnerability onstage. MICHA was a finalist for NPR's 2018 Tiny Desk Contest with her song "Nena Nena Nena," praised for a "bilingual set spanning laid-back southern soul and Latin pop

High Octane Classics with Time for Three - Kleinhans Music Hall
February 21, 2020 - Buffalo

Time for Three, featuring violinist Nick Kendall, violinist Charles Yang, and double bassist Ranaan Meyer, defies any traditional genre classification, happily and infectiously, with an uncommon mix of virtuosity and showmanship.

High Octane Classics with Time for Three - Kleinhans Music Hall
February 21, 2020 - Buffalo

Time for Three, featuring violinist Nick Kendall, violinist Charles Yang, and double bassist Ranaan Meyer, defies any traditional genre classification, happily and infectiously, with an uncommon mix of virtuosity and showmanship.

Trio 3 with Special Guest Vijay Iyer - Jazz Standard
February 21, 2020 - New York

With a collective professional history of over 100 years, each member of Trio 3 brings to the table a history with some of the most influential avantjazz groups in the music's history.

Trio 3 with Special Guest Vijay Iyer - Jazz Standard
February 21, 2020 - New York

With a collective professional history of over 100 years, each member of Trio 3 brings to the table a history with some of the most influential avantjazz groups in the music's history.

The Office Trivia - Stone Creek Bar and Lounge
February 21, 2020 - New York

Come to The Stone Creek NYC for The Office Trivia on Friday, February 21 starting 8pm to test your knowledge on the incredible cast of characters that are employed at the Scranton Branch of Dunder Mifflin!

Classic Indian Using Modern Methods - Cooking Class by Cozymeal - Location provided after booking
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Phenomenal food and incredible company await you at the chef's table! Join Cozymeal's upcoming cooking class Join "Classic Indian Using Modern Methods" with Chef Mukti for an intimate 3-hour culinary experience and 5-course meal.

Raquel Cion Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship With David Bowie - Pangea NYC
February 21, 2020 - New York

"Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship with David Bowie" returns to Pangea for three weekends this fall following its sold-out run in the spring.

Elohim @ Elsewhere (Hall) - Elsewhere (Hall)
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Elsewhere is intended to be a safe space to enjoy music, art, expression, and free play. Elsewhere reserves the right to deny, remove and/or ban any customer deemed to be disrespecting our zero-tolerance harassment policy.

AGUAS Trio with Omar Sosa, Yilian Caizares and Gustavo Ovalles - Birdland Jazz Club
February 21, 2020 - New York

Join us at Birdland for the AGUAS Trio, with Omar Sosa, Yiliam Caizares and Gustavo Ovalles!

Sara Juli - Dixon Place Theatre
February 21, 2020 - New York

Sara Juli brings her latest feminist solo, Burnt-Out Wife, to Dixon Place. Taking on such topics as intimacy, loneliness, monogamy, and other marital taboos, Juli employs her comedic text-driven dance style to explore the decay and detritus of marriage with equal parts wit and vulnerability.

Black Sabbath Cover Band Rehearsal - Saint Vitus Bar
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Members of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, Krallice, Ex-Eye, and ex-Dirty Projectors lead all you Children of the Grave Into the Void

Jacques Greene (DJ Set), Kornl Kovcs, Joyce Tang, Brame & Hamo, BEARCAT,.. - Elsewhere
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Elsewhere is intended to be a safe space to enjoy music, art, expression, and free play. Elsewhere reserves the right to deny, remove and/or ban any customer deemed to be disrespecting our zero-tolerance harassment policy.

Bush Tetras: 40th Anniversary Show with special guests 75 Dollar Bill - Le Poisson Rouge
February 21, 2020 - New York

Bush Tetras: 40th Anniversary Show with special guests 75 Dollar Bill at Le Poisson Rouge

Nt Live: Fleabag - 2537 Broadway
February 21, 2020 - New York

Actress, producer, and writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge continues to gain accolades for her BBC hit TV series, Fleabag. Awarded Best Female Actor in a Comedy Series at the 2020 SAG Awards, this success follows not one but two Golden Globe awards for Best Actress and Best Comedy.

Arts, Culture & Fun: Micha Musica Concert - ARROW Field House
February 21, 2020 - Queens

The Public Theater's Mobile Unit and Joe's Pub will be once again in collaboration on their yearly In Transit tour series with the amazing band MICHA Msica.

John Zorn's Simulacrum - The Sultan Room at The Turk's Inn
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

The most extreme organ trio ever, Simulacrum is Zorn's most intense recent project.

Go 90s with The Fresh Kids of Bel-Air - Lpr
February 21, 2020 - New York

Your regularly scheduled GO 90s with The Fresh Kids of Bel-Air party plus a whole lot more. Welcoming my2000s Party with TRL to the show so you can travel through the millennium like it's New Year's Eve every single weekend. We're talking Y2K memories coupled with your favorite hits of the 90s and 2000s. Seriously, this is what #FlashbackFriday dreams are made of.

stand up global - Stand Up NY
February 21, 2020 - New York

stand up global

stand up global - Stand Up NY
February 21, 2020 - New York

stand up global

Kimedy Productions - Stand Up NY
February 21, 2020 - New York

Kimedy Productions

Apathy - Kingsland Bar & Grill
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

16+ with Valid ID.Apathy

Howlin Rain - Union Pool
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Howlin Rain

Raquel Cion: 'Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship with David Bowie' - Pangea NYC
February 21, 2020 - New York

"Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship with David Bowie" returns to Pangea for three weekends this fall following its sold-out run in the spring.

Opening Reception for Jaimie Warren: The Miracle - Pioneer Works
February 21, 2020 - Brooklyn

Join us to celebrate the opening of the latest exhibition at Pioneer Works, Jaimie Warren's THE MIRACLE.

Deep Root Sessions At Public Arts w/ Franky Rizardo - PUBLIC Arts
Through February 21, 2020 - New York

Every Thursday, Public Arts presents Deep Root Sessions. The embodiment of House Music in its broadest meaning!

Black History Month Movies, Music, Web Series, Poetry & Free Submissions - Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC)
February 22, 2020 - Queens

The 1st Ever International Black History Month Film Festival with Live Performances!

Outer Heaven Scorched, Replicant, Oxalate - Saint Vitus Bar
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Outer HeavenScorched, Replicant, Oxalate

Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship With David Bowie - Pangea Restaurant
February 22, 2020 - New York

WHO: RAQUEL CION, described by the New York Times as "half witch half cabaret performer" and by TONY as an "alt cabaret siren." Director Cynthia Cahill, Musical Director Karl Saint Lucy.

The Slovak Ball 2020 - The Royal Manor
February 22, 2020 - Garfield

The Slovak-American Cultural Center cordially invites you to the event of the year - The 27th Annual Slovak Ball on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at The Royal Manor in Garfield, New Jersey.

Experimental Sound Art - Pioneer Works
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

This workshop, led by experimental musician Bob Bellerue, extends from various approaches to making a "musical signal chain" from idea to the audience. Over the course of four weeks, participants will learn about the histories, methods, aesthetics, and conceptual frameworks for noise, drone, ambient, sound art, improvisation, and experimental electronic music. To apply these frameworks, we will build contact microphones, small electronic devices, and custom instruments using resonant objects. Additionally, we will delve into field recordings and tape delay as we make and share short recordings.

High Octane Classics with Time for Three - Kleinhans Music Hall
February 22, 2020 - Buffalo

Time for Three, featuring violinist Nick Kendall, violinist Charles Yang, and double bassist Ranaan Meyer, defies any traditional genre classification, happily and infectiously, with an uncommon mix of virtuosity and showmanship.

Quicksilver - Miller Theatre
February 22, 2020 - New York

In the 17th century, Europe experienced a series of radical transformations, including a cultural revolution in music. Composers began to create works of dramatic oppositions and vivid emotions, in contrast to the smooth tapestry of Renaissance polyphony. The celebrated baroque ensemble Quicksilver makes their Miller debut with a program exploring the "new" invention of the sonata.

Random Happenings in New York City This Weekend

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Outer Heaven Scorched, Replicant, Oxalate - Saint Vitus Bar
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Outer Heaven, Scorched, Replicant, and Oxalate come together a night of crushing death metal at Saint Vitus!

High Octane Classics with Time for Three - Kleinhans Music Hall
February 22, 2020 - Buffalo

Time for Three, featuring violinist Nick Kendall, violinist Charles Yang, and double bassist Ranaan Meyer, defies any traditional genre classification, happily and infectiously, with an uncommon mix of virtuosity and showmanship.

BPO College Night: High Octane Classics with Time for Three - Kleinhans Music Hall
February 22, 2020 - Buffalo

College Students: Join us for a night of music, mingling and fun and #FeelTheVibes with your Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra at this power-packed performance!

Above the Sun Haha Charade - Arlene's Grocery
February 22, 2020 - New York City

Above The Sun, Haha Charade, Electric Dream, Grim All Day, The Secret Tunnels at Arlene's Grocery!

Creative Inquiry for Classrooms, Communities, and Social Movements - The Graduate Center
February 22, 2020 - New York

This workshop delves in to what it means to create research for public good in the borderlands between the universities and the communities that surround them.

High Octane Classics with Time for Three - Kleinhans Music Hall
February 22, 2020 - Buffalo

Time for Three, featuring violinist Nick Kendall, violinist Charles Yang, and double bassist Ranaan Meyer, defies any traditional genre classification, happily and infectiously, with an uncommon mix of virtuosity and showmanship.

Above the Sun Haha Charade - Arlene's Grocery
February 22, 2020 - New York City

Above The Sun, Haha Charade, Electric Dream, Grim All Day, The Secret Tunnels at Arlene's Grocery!

Ac Blues Brothers Live in NY - Club Bonafide
February 22, 2020 - New York

The Atlantic City Blues Brothers: Christian Milazzo and Cooper Jordan star as Jake and Elwood in this soul-filled show Direct from Boardwalk Showroom at The Claridge attached to Ballys Atlantic City.

Ac Blues Brothers Live in NY - Club Bonafide
February 22, 2020 - New York

The Atlantic City Blues Brothers: Christian Milazzo and Cooper Jordan star as Jake and Elwood in this soul-filled show Direct from Boardwalk Showroom at The Claridge attached to Ballys Atlantic City.

Laura Gibson With the Natvral - City Vineyard
February 22, 2020 - New York

Laura Gibson is an internationally acclaimed multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter and producer, born and raised in the small Oregon logging town of Coquille.

Above the Sun Haha Charade - Arlene's Grocery
February 22, 2020 - New York City

Above The Sun, Haha Charade, Electric Dream, Grim All Day, The Secret Tunnels at Arlene's Grocery!

Sundance Roxy Reunion Night 2 - Mulcahy's Pub and Concert Hall
February 22, 2020 - Wantagh

Featuring Zebra, Y&T and Danger Danger. Celebrating two of LI's legendary Rock venues and owner Frank Cariola with a lifetime achievement award ! Hosted by Fingers of WBAB Doors at 6pm

020 NYC Beer Week Opening Bash - Brooklyn Expo Center
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

NYC Beer Week is back! We want you to join us for the festivities.It kicks off on Saturday, February 22, 2020 with our NYC Brewers Guild hosted festival. OPENING BASH 2020, the best party in the city!Get Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-nyc-beer-week-opening-bash-tickets-74499629397?aff=efbneb&fbclid=IwAR0m5Rexx9jiwh0FCMh7VOhBbTVWzNuCsfA799GlaDPg5C5Xt9_m9mtV55Q

Experiential Music Hackathon - Weav Music Inc
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Explore new ways of interacting with music, beyond the auditory. Music we can taste, smell, touch and see. From virtual reality to reality.

Gyun Hur: I wouldn't know any other way - Gallery at BRIC House
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

A performance series where artist Gyun Hur interacts with her installation in a meditation on loss, trauma, and impermanence.

Artbyjcon: Underground - Presented by HI-Arts - 215 E 99th St
February 22, 2020 - New York

A dynamic followup to the successful ARTIVISM831 showcase, ARTBYJCON is pleased to team up with Hi-ARTS to bring you "UNDERGROUND."

Jinpa - Asia Society
February 22, 2020 - New York

Dir. Pema Tseden. China. 2019. Mandarin with English subtitles. DCP. 87 mins.

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider's look at some of the most iconic features of the world's greatest urban park.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre.

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider's look at some of the most iconic features of the world's greatest urban park.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre.

Black History Month: Seneca Village - 81st Street and Central Park West in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Seneca VIllage was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.

Sango, Savon & Anik Khan @ Elsewhere (Hall) - Elsewhere (Hall)
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Elsewhere is intended to be a safe space to enjoy music, art, expression, and free play. Elsewhere reserves the right to deny, remove and/or ban any customer deemed to be disrespecting our zero-tolerance harassment policy.

Celebrating Black History: Black TV Matters, Reclaiming the Narrative - Weeksville Heritage Center
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Celebrating Black History: Black TV Matters, Reclaiming the Narrative

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider's look at some of the most iconic features of the world's greatest urban park.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre.

Lo-Fi NYC - Union Hall
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Lo-Fi NYC is the basement comedy show of your dreams. This fast-paced spectacle combines a classic 70's variety show format with the most freewheeling underground comedians New York City has to offer.

Lo-Fi NYC - Union Hall
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Lo-Fi NYC is the basement comedy show of your dreams.

Outer Heaven Scorched, Replicant, Oxalate - Saint Vitus Bar
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Outer Heaven, Scorched, Replicant, and Oxalate come together a night of crushing death metal at Saint Vitus!

Caribbean Vibes Bottomless Brunch & Day Party - SoHo Park
February 22, 2020 - New York

Times Square Bottomless Brunch & Day Party featuring Caribbean (Regga, Soca, Kompa, & Latin), Afrobeats, Hip-Hop, R&B, and Top 40

Funktime - Rockwood Music Hall
February 22, 2020 - New York

Funktime

Balter Band - Rockwood Music Hall
February 22, 2020 - New York

Balter Band is a North Jersey group formed in 2016 out of a jam collective of old high school friends. Now grown to 10 pieces, combining funk, rock, dance, jazz, and r&b, the band draws on the diverse influences and backgrounds of its members to transform life's chaos into solid grooves and good times.

A Southern Fairytale - Kraine Theater
February 22, 2020 - New York

Based on true events, A Southern Fairytale artfully illuminates the challenges facing a young, gay Christian growing up in the Deep South, written and performed by Ty Autry and directed by David L. Carson.

Historic Tour - Kings Theatre
February 22, 2020 - Flatbush

The tour will begin promptly at 2:00pm under the Kings Theatre marquee. All guests must purchase a ticket to join the 75 minute tour. Please note, the tour will involve the use of stairs, accommodations can be made for those unable to use the stairs.

Whiskey and Cheese - The Flatiron Room
February 22, 2020 - New York

Whiskey and cheese are a match made in single malt heaven. Join us for an exclusive class, in which you will discover why whiskey's complex notes compliment palatable cheeses. Our Cheese Education Manager will expertly guide you through this mouthwatering pairing class, and you will learn how to pair fine Scotches with artisanal cheeses.All levels of experience are welcomewhiskey connoisseurs and beginners alike.Signature welcome cocktail, four whiskeys, and four kinds of cheese provided.

Rihanna vs Britney Saturday Afternoon Dance Party - Club Cumming
February 22, 2020 - New York

Two of pop's most iconic women go head to head for a super fun afternoon of classic pop anthems, dirty R&B, ballads and sugar-coated Top 10 hits.

Winter Wanders - Green-Wood
February 22, 2020 - Greenwood Heights

It may be cold outside, but don't let that stop you from discovering Green-Wood! On this leisurely ninety-minute walking tour you'll take in spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline from Battle Hill; visit Fannie the dog, the beloved companion of Elias Howe's family; and hear the tragic tale of Charlotte Canda. Along the way, you'll explore Green-Wood's historic landscape and learn about the seemingly cryptic iconography found throughout the Cemetery.

Rene Fleming Sings BJrk - David Geffen Hall
February 22, 2020 - New York

Rene Fleming, "America's Diva," performs songs by singer / songwriter Bjrk. Jaap van Zweden also leads Bruckner's epic Fourth Symphony, with its stately pace, noble horn calls, and blazing climaxes a grand night for the Philharmonic's stellar brass section! Ellen Reid's commissioned work continues Project 19.

Life Lessons from Pet Loss - Green-Wood
February 22, 2020 - Greenwood Heights

Our beloved pets are a part of the family, and the grief that follows their deaths can be surprisingly intense. Is it possible to view our love for them and the management of their exits as a path to transforming our own relationship to death? As dogs, cats, parakeets, gerbils, lizards, and goldfish have shorter lives, caring for them in both youth and old age can teach us a lot about separation, as well as how to find meaning in life.

Benaia Barabi - 2537 Broadway
February 22, 2020 - New York

For the first time in the US! Benaia Barabi, Israeli singer, songwriter, composer and musician accompanies with his 4 piece band.

Just Kidding: The Gustafer Yellowgold Show - 2537 Broadway
February 22, 2020 - New York

Gorgeous full-screen animation accompanies a live band in this multimedia extravaganza.

Michelle Duda Jazz - 2537 Broadway
February 22, 2020 - New York

"As a singer and performer, Michelle Duda is grace personified. Duda's silky voice puts her in the same category of seemingly effortless Songbook singers as Stacey Kent" S. Lorge, All About Jazz

Black History Month Exhibition - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 22, 2020 - Bronx

The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents our February exhibition for Black History Month. Four featured artists, Kristen Cherry, James Deliard, Thomas Green, and Dolo, offer their interpretation of the black experience through their artistic work. This exhibition is on view at Poe Park Visitor Center on Tuesdays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Image: "Carefree Brown Girl" by artist Kristen Cherry

Black History Month Exhibition - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 22, 2020 - Bronx

The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents our February exhibition for Black History Month. Four featured artists, Kristen Cherry, James Deliard, Thomas Green, and Dolo, offer their interpretation of the black experience through their artistic work. This exhibition is on view at Poe Park Visitor Center on Tuesdays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Image: "Carefree Brown Girl" by artist Kristen Cherry

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park - Heather Garden in Fort Tryon Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their work outs, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build.Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.

Random Happenings in New York City This Weekend

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NYRR Open Run: Crocheron Park - Crocheron Park
February 22, 2020 - Queens

NYRR Open Run is a FREE, volunteer-led running/walking program that meets at the same time and place every week. Everyone is welcome, even dogs on leashes and strollers. All you have to do is show up!

Shape Up NYC: Latin Dance for Fitness - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 22, 2020 - Bronx

Join Shape Up NYC for a free dance fitness class. With exercises for the whole body, this class encourages functional fitness through dance movements.

BPO College Night: High Octane Classics with Time for Three - Kleinhans Music Hall
February 22, 2020 - Buffalo

College students, join us for a night of music, mingling and fun and #FeelTheVibes with your Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra at this power-packed performance!

2020 Cold Feat 5K & 10K Greenbelt Trail Race - Latourette Golf Course Clubhouse
February 22, 2020 - Staten Island

We are once again offering a 5K distance to this year's race. Runners can choose either distance (5K or 10K at registration).The 5K runners will go out 15 minutes before the 10K runners, and on a separate section of the course. The course for both distances begins on the rolling fairways and takes you off into the surrounding Greenbelt trails single track, and rustic and hilly. The 10K runners will cross Richmond Hill Road twice at the 1/2 mile mark and again at the 2-mile mark, and there will be assistance at the crossings.

High Octane Classics with Time for Three - Kleinhans Music Hall
February 22, 2020 - Buffalo

Time for Three, featuring violinist Nick Kendall, violinist Charles Yang, and double bassist Ranaan Meyer, defies any traditional genre classification, happily and infectiously, with an uncommon mix of virtuosity and showmanship.

Willowbrook Park Forest Restoration - Archery Field Parking Lot in Willowbrook Park
February 22, 2020 - Staten Island

Volunteers will learn how to identify and safely remove invasive plants in order to help create a healthier ecosystem.Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Volunteers are also encouraged to bring their own water bottle.Register online.

Shape Up NYC: Zumba - Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
February 22, 2020 - Bronx

This free Shape Up NYC class combines Latin, international, and popular music with dance moves to create an aerobic workout.

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Meet: Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (mid-Park between 64th and 65th Streets). Enter the Park at 60th Street and Fifth Avenue, and follow the path adjacent to the drive (road) north; the Dairy will be on your left. Please note Google Maps does not recognize this location. Map of the start locationTerrain: A few inclines and some stairs.Length of Tour: Approximately 90 minutesCost: Tickets $15 (Members $10). Purchase tickets online!

Alley Pond Park Forest Restoration - Adventure Course Parking Lot in Alley Pond Park
February 22, 2020 - Queens

Join NYC Parks Stewardship in Alley Pond Park! Volunteers will learn how to identify and safely remove invasive plants in order to help create a healthier ecosystem.Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Volunteers are also encouraged to bring their own water bottles.Please note: Space is limited and registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

Coney Island Indoor Beach Grass Planting Prep - New York Aquarium in Coney Island Beach & Boardwalk
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Join us on February 22 and February 29 to volunteer with NYC Parks Stewardship and the Wildlife Conservation Society-New York Aquarium!Volunteers will help prepare beach grass culms (stems) for planting. Before culms are ready to be planted on the dune, they must be processed and packaged in a way to ensure their viability. This process involves removing outer brown sheaths (layers) of old growth to expose the green live portion of the plants, as well as removing excess roots and rhizomes.Supplies are provided but volunteers should dress in clothes that can get dirty, close-toed shoes, and warm layers. They are also encouraged to bring their own water bottles. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

Forest Park Super Hike - Forest Park
February 22, 2020 - Queens

Our Urban Park Rangers will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City. Hiking programs feature intensity levels ranging from light to moderate, to vigorous. To enhance your experience, we recommend wearing comfortable shoes or boots, pack a light snack and bring water.Please note: Participants are selected by lottery; registration is required. To register, please visit the Urban Park Ranger registration page. Registration opens on Wednesday, February 12.

TENDER @ Elsewhere (Hall) - Elsewhere (Hall)
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Lying awake at night, when it's just me and my mind racing, that's when I drift into the darkest parts of myself," says Tender's James Cullen.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. Perfect for families with young children ages 3 - 8, this winter adventure with puppetry and music is perfect for getting into the winter holiday spirit.Yet, Set, Snow! is the story of a young girl named Widget, and her friend, Twig, who encounter a yeti named Pascetti on the first snow day of the winter season. Pascetti, who lives on a mountain top nearby, dislikes the snow. Through songs and snow day activities, Pascetti discovers not only that snow can be fun but also the value of friendship.

Black History Month: Brooklyn and the Underground Railroad - Brooklyn Bridge Park
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

The Underground Railroad was a network of sanctuaries for enslaved women and men escaping slavery in the South to seek freedom in the North. Join the Urban Park Rangers for a walk through Brooklyn Bridge Park highlighting the borough's link to freedom.Please note: Participants are selected by lottery; registration is required. To register, please visit the Urban Park Ranger registration page. Registration opens on Wednesday, February 12.

Birding: Eagle Watch - Palisade Avenue and Spaulding Lane in Riverdale Park
February 22, 2020 - Bronx

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.To enhance your experience we encourage you to bring field guides and binoculars, or ask a Ranger to borrow a pair.

Birding: Eagle Watch - Palisade Avenue and Spaulding Lane in Riverdale Park
February 22, 2020 - Bronx

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.To enhance your experience we encourage you to bring field guides and binoculars, or ask a Ranger to borrow a pair.

It's My Park at Red Hook Recreation Area - Red Hook Recreation Center in Red Hook Recreation Area
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Red Hook Conservancy to beautify the parks around Red Hook Recreation Area. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!E-mail redhookconservancy@gmail.com to find out how you or your group can make a difference in Red Hook.

It's My Park at Red Hook Recreation Area - Red Hook Recreation Center in Red Hook Recreation Area
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Red Hook Conservancy to beautify the parks around Red Hook Recreation Area. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!E-mail redhookconservancy@gmail.com to find out how you or your group can make a difference in Red Hook.

Trio 3 with Special Guest Vijay Iyer - Jazz Standard
February 22, 2020 - New York

With a collective professional history of over 100 years, each member of Trio 3 brings to the table a history with some of the most influential avantjazz groups in the music's history.

Classic French Techniques - Cooking Class by Cozymeal - Location provided after booking
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Phenomenal food and incredible company await you at the chef's table! Join Cozymeal's upcoming cooking class Join "Classic French Techniques" with Chef Nicholas for an intimate 3-hour culinary experience and 4-course meal.

Black History Month: African-American History of Staten Island - Bay Street and Canal Street in Tappen Park
February 22, 2020 - Staten Island

Our Urban Park Rangers will provide historical information on points of interest that are focal points of the African-American story on Staten Island.

Black History Month: African-American History of Staten Island - Bay Street and Canal Street in Tappen Park
February 22, 2020 - Staten Island

Our Urban Park Rangers will provide historical information on points of interest that are focal points of the African-American story on Staten Island.

Workshop for Volunteers: Capacity Fund Grant Information Session - East Harlem Neighborhood Health Action Center
February 22, 2020 - New York

Fund your project idea for a local park, garden, or green space by applying for Partnerships for Parks' Capacity Fund Grant.We give out small grants up to $3000 to community groups dedicated to their local parks. Our grants support projects that build community groups' capacity through outreach, membership, and programming. We'll share everything you need to know about the application; including timelines, project examples, and eligibility. We will also outline what makes a great application!Light snacks will be provided.

Ground Revision - Dyckman Farmhouse Museum in Dyckman House Museum
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

A high level of research and experimentation informs Peter Hoffmeister's sculptures and installations. When working site-specifically, he delves deeply into the location's history, uncovering untold or forgotten narratives and revealing the institutionalized cultural ideologies that not only shape our history but also resonate in our present.Grounding his endeavors in this type of historical inquiry, Hoffmeister approaches current concerns by exposing firmly established roots that require a fully-developed context to understand.

Read-to-Skate StoryTime - Overlook at Bank of America Winter Village Ice Rink in Bryant Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Read and sing along with Cali Co Cat and earn a free skate rental! Free books at every event, while supply lasts. There's a new story every week. Visit Bryant Park's website for book titles .How to earn a Free Kids Skate Rental: Attend 2 StoryTime programs at Bryant Park Attend 1 program at New York Public Library Children's Center at 42nd Street and/or Read and enjoy 1 library book

Exhibition Sylvia: A 19th Century Life Unveiled - Merchant's House Museum
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

In 2003, a small, timeworn leather trunk was discarded for garbage on a sidewalk in Lower Manhattan; it was found replete with the cherished keepsakes of a 19th-century New York City woman. Thus began visual artist Stacy Renee Morrison's self-proclaimed love affair with Sylvia DeWolf Ostrander, whose early life parallels that of Gertrude Tredwell, who lived at 29 East 4th Street.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. Perfect for families with young children ages 3 - 8, this winter adventure with puppetry and music is perfect for getting into the winter holiday spirit.

Black History Month: Seneca Village - Central Park
February 22, 2020 -

Urban Park Rangers specialize in the interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city's long history.Seneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park. Learn about the lives of Seneca Village's residents in the 1800s and the community's place in pre-Central Park.

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Meet: Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (mid-Park between 64th and 65th Streets). Enter the Park at 60th Street and Fifth Avenue, and follow the path adjacent to the drive (road) north; the Dairy will be on your left. Please note Google Maps does not recognize this location. Map of the start locationTerrain: A few inclines and some stairs.Length of Tour: Approximately 90 minutesCost: Tickets $15 (Members $10). Purchase tickets online!

Random Happenings in New York City This Weekend

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Winter Wellness: Root Remedies for Detox & Digestion - Queens Botanical Garden
February 22, 2020 - Queens

Our Winter Wellness Workshop Series teaches how to make herbal remedies to support wellness and health during the winter season. In "Root Remedies for Detox & Digestion," learn how to make a herbal tincture using the roots of herbs and how 'bitters' boost the immune system by helping to remove toxins.

Raquel Cion: 'Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship With David Bowie' - Pangea NYC
February 22, 2020 - New York

"Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship with David Bowie" returns to Pangea for three weekends this fall following its sold-out run in the spring.

Black History Month - Arts, Culture & Fun: Concert with Emme Kemp - Jackie Robinson Recreation Center in Jackie Robinson Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Join us for a Black History Month piano concert. We will feature artist Emme Kemp for the first hour of play followed by open play for those who want to showcase their talents! Chicago-born Emme Kemp is rightly hailed by the National Jazz Museum in Harlem as "an unsung heroine in American Music". A piano prodigy at age 3, steeped in blues, gospel, and wider-ranging styles, she eventually studied with the eminent classical pianist Egon Petri as a teenager. She studied American music at Northwestern University, Berklee College of Music, and New York University, and is well known as a protg to jazz great Eubie Blake and as a Broadway composer ("Bubblin' Brown Sugar"). She has held engagements at New York venues such as the Waldorf Astoria and the Rainbow Room, and appeared in the Woody Allen film "Sweet and Lowdown". Kemp has received honors from numerous organizations, including the National Endowment for the Arts, ASCAP, and International Women in Jazz.Schedule:Concert - 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.Open Play - 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.Please RSVP on Eventbrite at ekjr.eventbrite.comIn partnership with the Jazz Foundation of America.

Classic Indian Using Modern Methods - Cooking Class by Cozymeal - Location provided after booking
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Phenomenal food and incredible company await you at the chef's table! Join Cozymeal's upcoming cooking class Join "Classic Indian Using Modern Methods" with Chef Mukti for an intimate 3-hour culinary experience and 5-course meal.

Special Guest Tba - Rockwood Music Hall
February 22, 2020 - New York

Special Guest Tba

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. Perfect for families with young children ages 3 - 8, this winter adventure with puppetry and music is perfect for getting into the winter holiday spirit.Yet, Set, Snow! is the story of a young girl named Widget, and her friend, Twig, who encounter a yeti named Pascetti on the first snow day of the winter season. Pascetti, who lives on a mountain top nearby, dislikes the snow. Through songs and snow day activities, Pascetti discovers not only that snow can be fun but also the value of friendship.

Tavern Concerts - Historic Richmond Town
February 22, 2020 - Staten Island

his indoor winter concert series will take place in the newly-restored Guyon Tavern, located on Richmond Road.The concerts boast the feeling of a 19th-century tavern with a wood-burning stove, candlelight, and costumed interpreters. Beverage options include hot apple cider, homemade mulled wine, as well as a refreshing selection of beers. For more information, visit historicrichmondtown.org.

2020 NYC Beer Week Opening Bash - Brooklyn EXPO Center
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

It kicks off on Saturday, February 22, 2020 with our NYC Brewers Guild hosted festival. OPENING BASH 2020, the best party in the city!OPENING BASH is a unique opportunity to spend time with the people who make the beer in your glass. Meet and speak with the brewers! This is an unlimited sampling festival. In addition to a collab 4pk to take home, VIP tickets include an early entry hour with limited attendance, and access to exclusive specialty pours during VIP hour.

2020 NYC Beer Week Opening Bash - Brooklyn EXPO Center
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

It kicks off on Saturday, February 22, 2020 with our NYC Brewers Guild hosted festival. OPENING BASH 2020, the best party in the city!OPENING BASH is a unique opportunity to spend time with the people who make the beer in your glass. Meet and speak with the brewers! This is an unlimited sampling festival. In addition to a collab 4pk to take home, VIP tickets include an early entry hour with limited attendance, and access to exclusive specialty pours during VIP hour

Quando la Banda Pass - MIA's Carnival Celebration with Mafalda Minnozzi - Scavolini Soho Gallery
February 22, 2020 - New York

A Carnival celebration with a unique samba and bossa nova music performance by Mafalda Minnozzi.

Hopfest 2020 - Gene McCarthy's Old First Ward Brewing Company
February 22, 2020 - Buffalo

Hopfest is happening again! Bigger than ever this year, with a heated beer tent & pig roast!

Bumped Off on Bourbon Street - Murder Mystery Party - 230 Fifth Lounge
February 22, 2020 - New York

Our Murder Mystery Parties have become an awesome alternative to the usual bar scene.

Kevin Garrett - Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2
February 22, 2020 - New York

Kevin Garrett - Rockwood Stage 2

AGUAS Trio with Omar Sosa, Yilian Caizares and Gustavo Ovalles - Birdland Jazz Club
February 22, 2020 - New York

Join us at Birdland for the AGUAS Trio, with Omar Sosa, Yiliam Caizares and Gustavo Ovalles!

Bumped Off on Bourbon Street - Murder Mystery Party - 230 Fifth Lounge
February 22, 2020 - New York

Our Murder Mystery Parties have become an awesome alternative to the usual bar scene.

Sara Juli - Dixon Place Theatre
February 22, 2020 - New York

Sara Juli brings her latest feminist solo, Burnt-Out Wife, to Dixon Place. Taking on such topics as intimacy, loneliness, monogamy, and other marital taboos, Juli employs her comedic text-driven dance style to explore the decay and detritus of marriage with equal parts wit and vulnerability.

Outer Heaven Scorched, Replicant, Oxalate - Saint Vitus Bar
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Outer Heaven, Scorched, Replicant, and Oxalate come together a night of crushing death metal at Saint Vitus!

New American Opera Previews - From Page to Stage - 2537 Broadway
February 22, 2020 - New York

American Opera Projects and Encompass New Opera Theater, and Manhattan School of Music present two opera scenes that have just been written. The scenes are semi-staged and followed by a discussion with the creative artists.

Black History Month - Arts, Culture & Fun: Concert with Emme Kemp - Jackie Robinson Recreation Center in Jackie Robinson Park
February 22, 2020 - Manhattan

Join us for a Black History Month piano concert. We will feature artist Emme Kemp for the first hour of play followed by open play for those who want to showcase their talents!

Broadway Dance Center: The Aim Invitational 2020 - 2537 Broadway
February 22, 2020 - New York

AIM Invitational is a prestigious performance and scholarship opportunity for young dancers held in New York City.

Tavern Concerts - Historic Richmond Town
February 22, 2020 - Staten Island

This indoor winter concert series will take place in the newly-restored Guyon Tavern, located on Richmond Road.

An Evening with Emily King - The Bell House
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Performing songs acoustically from Scenery, The Switch, Seven and East Side Story.

Sango, Savon & Anik Khan - Elsewhere (Hall)
February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Elsewhere is intended to be a safe space to enjoy music, art, expression, and free play. Elsewhere reserves the right to deny, remove and/or ban any customer deemed to be disrespecting our zero-tolerance harassment policy. Please read our full policy at: https://bit.ly/2VxByad

Back To The Eighties Show with Jessie's Girl - Lpr
February 22, 2020 - New York

Every Saturday night for the last 5 years, crowds of ecstatic fans and newcomers alike throw on their best spandex, leg warmers and metal gear, line up, and come downtown for an all-out celebration at the BACK TO THE EIGHTIES SHOW.

Nyc #1 Official Latina Boat Party Manhattan Yacht Cruise: Saturday Night FI... - Hornblower Cruises & Events Pier 15
February 22, 2020 - New York

By offering the best Latin dance music around, we hope you'll join us this for an unforgettable night of fun and movement to the rhythm of NYC!

Comedy mob presents:bing it! - Stand Up NY
February 22, 2020 - New York

Comedy mob presents:bing it!

Syand up Ny - Stand Up NY
February 22, 2020 - New York

Syand up Ny

Stand up Ny - Stand Up NY
February 22, 2020 - New York

Stand up Ny

Raquel Cion: 'Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship with David Bowie' - Pangea NYC
February 22, 2020 - New York

"Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship with David Bowie" returns to Pangea for three weekends this fall following its sold-out run in the spring.

African Popup Festival 2020 - shop,eat,dance,connect - MIST Harlem
February 22, 2020 - New York

SHOP+ EAT+ MUSIC + DANCE - Join us at the African Pop-Up Festival NYC on Saturday February 22 2020.

Dr. Fresch - Kings Hall - Avant Gardner
Through February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

The G-house veteran that is Dr. Fresch makes his headlining return to Avant Gardner with Corrupt on February 21st for a show inside the Kings Hall.

CARNAVAL: Bembona, JADALAREIGN, Dos Flakos - House of Yes
Through February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

A festival of fantasy, an indulgence of inspiration, a parade of passion, a blend of brilliance and most importantly a celebration of the human spirit.

Shaq's Bass All Stars - Great Hall - Avant Gardner
Through February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

A limited number of tables are available. To make a reservation please email reservations@avant-gardner.com.

MK returns to Schimanski 2/21! - Schimanski
Through February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

MK will be returning to Schimanski this February. Tickets on sale Thursday at 10am. Don't miss this tickets will go fast.

House Massive NYC - Loft 51 NYC
Through February 22, 2020 - New York

House Massive NYC

ALAN / FCGN by GO NAKED - ROCKBAR NYC
Through February 22, 2020 - New York

Alan grew up fighting with his pants. As a child the neighbors knew him as the naked kid. He's happy to be an active nudie in NYC inviting others to live a more authentic life and still fighting with his pants.

Sunset Botnica Presents: After Hours at King of Kings - King of Kings
Through February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Our second pop up of the year is here, and this time around we're taking over the contemporary barbershop King of Kings at IC.

Lets Dance' Frankie Fridays Frankie Paradise - Happiness Lounge
Through February 22, 2020 - New York

Lets Dance" Frankie Fridays Frankie Paradise

Man or Astro-Man? at Brainiac: Transmissions After Zero Film Launch Party - Market Hotel
Through February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

Brainiac: Transmissions After Zero Fim Launch Party w/ performances from Man or Astro-Man?, Monograms, DJ Set by Tim Harrington of Les Savy Fav

AGUAS Trio with Omar Sosa, Yilian Caizares and Gustavo Ovalles - Birdland Jazz Club
Through February 22, 2020 - New York

Join us at Birdland for the AGUAS Trio, with Omar Sosa, Yiliam Caizares and Gustavo Ovalles!

MK - Schimanski
Through February 22, 2020 - Brooklyn

MK will be returning to Schimanski this February. Tickets on sale Thursday at 10am. Don't miss this tickets will go fast.Late Night Happy Hour 9-11pmBar Schimmi 9pm | Main Room 11pmTables: vip@schimanskinyc.com21+

The Slovak Ball 2020 - The Royal Manor
February 23, 2020 - Garfield

The Slovak-American Cultural Center cordially invites you to the event of the year - The 27th Annual Slovak Ball on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at The Royal Manor in Garfield, New Jersey.

Zo Keating - National Sawdust
February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Self-described "one-woman cello orchestra" Zo Keating brings her powerful solo show to National Sawdust.

Zo Keating - National Sawdust
February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Self-described "one-woman cello orchestra" Zo Keating brings her powerful solo show to National Sawdust.

Zo Keating - National Sawdust
February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Self-described "one-woman cello orchestra" Zo Keating brings her powerful solo show to National Sawdust.

Ari Hest at City Vineyard - City Vineyard
February 23, 2020 - New York

Tickets will be $25 Day of Show. Join us before the show in our Music Venue and experience our full MENU from the comfort of your concert seats.

Amelia Murray - Arlene's Grocery
February 23, 2020 - New York City

Amelia Murray at Arlene's Grocery (NYC)

No Heat, Brass Queens, the Word and the Whisper, Melissa June Band - Arlene's Grocery
February 23, 2020 - New York City

Bang A Gong Presents: No Heat, Brass Queens, The Word And The Whisper, Melissa June Band

Zo Keating - National Sawdust
February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Self-described "one-woman cello orchestra" Zo Keating brings her powerful solo show to National Sawdust.

Jinpa - Asia Society
February 23, 2020 - New York

Dir. Pema Tseden. China. 2019. Mandarin with English subtitles. DCP. 87 mins.

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider's look at some of the most iconic features of the world's greatest urban park.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre.

Discovery Walks for Families: Turtle Pond - Belvedere Castle in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Bring your family and discover Turtle Pond - home to five species of turtles who live here year-round.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre.

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider's look at some of the most iconic features of the world's greatest urban park.

Central Park Tour: The Belvedere: Beautiful View - Belvedere Castle in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Enjoy the sweeping vistas of the Great Lawn from the newly restored Belvedere Castle while learning about its history and preservation.

Tangos from Gardel to Piazzolla - Club Bonafide
February 23, 2020 - New York

The illegitimate son of a French laundress in turn-of-the-century Buenos Aires, Carlos Gardel would ultimately rise to fame as one of the greatest tango singers of all time. Now the legendary tango star gets a rousing musical tribute by popular musical duo Yael & Gabriel at Club Bonafide in NYC. Yael Dray-Barel is a French-Israeli singer-songwriter influenced by rock and gypsy jazz, and her songs often incorporate the five languages she speaks. Argentinian guitarist Gabriel Hermida infuses his compositions with the essence of classical tango, flamenco and contemporary jazz. At this special concert, the pair will pay tribute to the bossa nova legend and put a spotlight on Hermida's countryman stor Piazzolla, who's credited with adding a touch of jazz and classical to tango, forging a new style called nuevo tango.

Random Happenings in New York City This Weekend

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Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre.

Object Collection's You Are Under Our Space Control - La MaMa's The Downstairs
February 23, 2020 - New York

Firebrand US performance group Object Collection's utopian space-opera is a "homing signal" cast into an empty universe, a beacon for an aesthetically advanced and politically progressive future.

Lush Life - Harlem's Sunday Fun Day Bottomless Brunch & Day Party - Mykonos Bleu Restaurant & Rooftop
February 23, 2020 - New York

Harlem brunch with a DJ and bottomless brunch cocktails . Looking for a fun vibe then this is where you need to be.

Views & Vibes - Bottomless Brunch & Day Party - Mykonos Bleu Restaurant & Rooftop
February 23, 2020 - New York

Champagne Package $45 (Plus Tax & Gratuity) for entre and 1.5 hours of bottomless brunch champagne cocktails. (2 hours if seated before 2pm)

Birding in Peace - Green-Wood
February 23, 2020 - Greenwood Heights

Just because it's winter, doesn't mean that there aren't interesting birds to discover in Green-Wood. For some bird species that migrate south after the breeding season, Brooklyn is their Miami during the cold months. Spend the early morning exploring the cemetery, looking for overwintering waterfowl, nuthatches, woodpeckers, sparrows, finches and any half-hardy birds that decided to stick around. By February we'll see some of the early north-bound birds beginning to trickle back into the area.

Lush Life - Harlem's Sunday Fun Day Bottomless Brunch & Day Party - Mykonos Bleu Restaurant & Rooftop
February 23, 2020 - New York

Harlem brunch with a DJ and bottomless brunch cocktails . Looking for a fun vibe then this is where you need to be.

Tunes at Thalia - 2537 Broadway
February 23, 2020 - New York

Join in and sing at Tunes at Thalia, part of the long-running open mics presented at Bar Thalia at Symphony Space, New York City.

Wmi: Altan - 2537 Broadway
February 23, 2020 - New York

The spirit and sound of Altan comes from the deep and rich musical tradition of their native County Donegal in Ireland.

Bilal With Kassa Overall Live at Lpr - Le Poisson Rouge
February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Bilal With Kassa Overall Live at Lpr

Magic at Coney!!! - The Sunday Matinee - Coney Island Museum
February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Magical Promotions, together with Coney Island USA, presents an afternoon of fun and wonder for the entire family. "Magic at Coney!!!" is a magical variety show highlighting a vast array of magicians; featuring illusionists, escape artists, mentalists and close-up magicians from around the world.Admission is only $12 for adults and $8 for children under 12 online, or at the door. 75 tickets sold per performance. Advance online purchase recommended. There are no extra fees for online purchases.

Trio 3 with Special Guest Vijay Iyer - Jazz Standard
February 23, 2020 - New York

With a collective professional history of over 100 years, each member of Trio 3 brings to the table a history with some of the most influential avantjazz groups in the music's history.

Jazz For Kids - Jazz Standard
February 23, 2020 - New York

The Jazz Standard Youth Orchestra is a performance driven program that gives talented and dedicated young jazz musicians the opportunity to perform regularly in one of New York City's leading jazz clubs often with guest artists from the New York scene.

Gypsy Flamenco: Gabriel Hermida Plays Paco de Lucia - Club Bonafide
February 23, 2020 - New York

Argentinian guitarist Gabriel Hermida may be best known as one half of the popular jazz duo Yael & Gabriel, but he's also a popular band leader and composer, who blends his country's classical tango with flamenco and contemporary jazz.

Dr Danny and the Patients, Conversing with Oceans, Catie Egan - Mercury Lounge
February 23, 2020 - New York

Tickets on sale Fri,1/17 at 12pm EST

Gypsy Flamenco: Gabriel Hermida Plays Paco de Luci - Club Bonafide
February 23, 2020 - New York

Argentinian guitarist Gabriel Hermida may be best known as one half of the popular jazz duo Yael & Gabriel, but he's also a popular band leader and composer, who blends his country's classical tango with flamenco and contemporary jazz.

Dr Danny and the Patients, Conversing with Oceans, Catie Egan - Mercury Lounge
February 23, 2020 - New York

Tickets on sale Fri,1/17 at 12pm EST

Last Night, Boyfriend Genes - Mercury Lounge
February 23, 2020 - New York

Tickets on sale Fri,1/10 at 12pm EST

Last Night, Boyfriend Genes - Mercury Lounge
February 23, 2020 - New York

Tickets on sale Fri,1/10 at 12pm EST

JAY JAXON: 40 Years Of Fashion Design Brilliance | Past, Present, Future - Kingsland Homestead in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech
February 23, 2020 - Queens

The Jay Jaxon exhibition celebrates the life of Queens native Jay Jaxon as an American Fashion Designer, Haute Couture Designer, and Costume Designer. Further, it restores the history of Jaxon by displaying artifacts and objects from his personal design archives as well as primary sources from the research of fashion scholar and guest curator Rachel Fenderson.#jayjaxonqueens

It's My Park at Maple Playground - Maple Playground
February 23, 2020 - Queens

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to complete a cleanup at Maple Playground.We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Park Slope Farmer's Market - J.J. Byrne Playground
February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Down to Earth Markets host the Park Slope Farmer's Market every Sunday from January 5 to March 3 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Stop in on 4th Street and 5th Avenue to find all the best that local produce has to offer.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. Perfect for families with young children ages 3 - 8, this winter adventure with puppetry and music is perfect for getting into the winter holiday spirit.Yet, Set, Snow! is the story of a young girl named Widget, and her friend, Twig, who encounter a yeti named Pascetti on the first snow day of the winter season. Pascetti, who lives on a mountain top nearby, dislikes the snow. Through songs and snow day activities, Pascetti discovers not only that snow can be fun but also the value of friendship.

Discovery Walks for Families: Turtle Pond - Belvedere Castle in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Meet: Belvedere Castle (mid-Park at 79th Street). Map of start location Terrain: A few inclines, some stairs, and wood-chipped trails; may not be suitable for strollers.Length of Tour: Approximately 90 minutesCost: Free. Space is limited, registration required. Families with children ages 5+ only; no groups, please. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of the Discovery Walk to allow time for check-in.

Unstuck: A One Woman Show About Growing Up With OCD - The Tank
February 23, 2020 - New York

I'm gonna be real-- if you answered yes, you probably have OCD. Like me! Hi, I'm Olivia Levine and I suffer from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. We've all heard about the handwashing, the touching, the counting. But most of us haven't heard the rest of it-- the fear of accidentally causing violent harm to a loved one or the fear that using a particular word might result in the death of your best friend. Killing people with your vagina germs! Accidentally impregnating your mother! The list goes on. If you're curious, come join me as I use standup, storytelling and more to explore the evolution of my OCD and how it has engaged particularly with my sexuality and identity as a queer woman.

Nature's Workshop: Linoleum Cut Fabric Printing - Myrtle Avenue at Washington Park in Fort Greene Park
February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Our Urban Park Rangers' Nature Centers are your gateway to New York City parks. Each serves as an in-park community center for public education, recreational activities, and environmental studies. This winter, join us for the Nature's Workshop series. Each program in this series explores its topic in-depth and allows you to develop a skill, participate in a hands-on project, and indulge your curiosity.Join the Rangers for Linoleum Cut Fabric Printing. Bring an old t-shirt and make it new with a nature design print! All art materials will be provided.

Exhibition Sylvia: A 19th Century Life Unveiled - Merchant's House Museum
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

In 2003, a small, timeworn leather trunk was discarded for garbage on a sidewalk in Lower Manhattan; it was found replete with the cherished keepsakes of a 19th-century New York City woman. Thus began visual artist Stacy Renee Morrison's self-proclaimed love affair with Sylvia DeWolf Ostrander, whose early life parallels that of Gertrude Tredwell, who lived at 29 East 4th Street.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. Perfect for families with young children ages 3 - 8, this winter adventure with puppetry and music is perfect for getting into the winter holiday spirit.

Black History Month: Poetry Hike - Pelham Bay Nature Center in Pelham Bay Park
February 23, 2020 - Bronx

Come celebrate Black History Month on a poetry and nature hike through Pelham Bay Park.Attendees will be able to view the beautiful natural vistas of the Bronx while experiencing the nature poetry of some of the greatest African-American poets, such as Maya Angelou and Langston Hughes. For younger children, we will have an arts and crafts program based on bringing African folk tales to life.

Sundays at JASA 2020 Spring Semester - John Jay College
February 23, 2020 - New York

Exercise your intellect at Sundays at JASA! Sundays at JASA is a college-level continuing education program offering a wide range of courses and lectures for adults 50+.Sundays at JASA has a 30 year legacy of offering the highest-quality continuing education for adults age 50+. This 10 week semester will not disappoint. Students can choose from 14 unique weekly courses including Equal Protection and the Supreme Court, Drawing Workshop, Crossword Construction, Opera Companion, and Shakespeare!Program Dates: Sundays, February 23 May 3

OutdoorAC Skills: Fire Making - Inwood Hill Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Our Urban Park Rangers are well versed in outdoor lore. Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.Fire is mankind's greatest discovery. Learn primitive and modern methods for making fire safely and responsibly while exploring the great outdoors.

Outdoor Skills: Animal Tracking - Golden Pond in Crocheron Park
February 23, 2020 - Queens

Our Urban Park Rangers are skilled in the techniques and development of diverse outdoor skills. In this program, learn how to identify animal tracks to understand animal behavior.All programs are family-friendly but are recommended for ages 8 years and older.

Outdoor Skills: Animal Tracking - Golden Pond in Crocheron Park
February 23, 2020 - Queens

Our Urban Park Rangers are skilled in the techniques and development of diverse outdoor skills. In this program, learn how to identify animal tracks to understand animal behavior.All programs are family-friendly but are recommended for ages 8 years and older.

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park - Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Meet: Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (mid-Park between 64th and 65th Streets). Enter the Park at 60th Street and Fifth Avenue, and follow the path adjacent to the drive (road) north; the Dairy will be on your left. Please note Google Maps does not recognize this location. Map of the start locationTerrain: A few inclines and some stairs.Length of Tour: Approximately 90 minutesCost: Tickets $15 (Members $10). Purchase tickets online!

Watercolor Workshop: In the Greenhouse - Queens Botanical Garden
February 23, 2020 - New York

Learn the basic techniques of painting with watercolors with artist Chemin Hsiao. This class will feature an exclusive peek inside QBG's Greenhouse and will use plants wintering there as inspiration.

Screening: Sorry to Bother You - Rockwood Music Hall Stage 1
February 23, 2020 - New York

This 2018 dark comedy follows a young African-American telemarketer who adopts a white accent to succeed at his job. This imaginative film is a sharp critique not only on racial tensions but also on capitalism in America.This film is rated R.

Unstuck - The Tank
February 23, 2020 - New York

Ever been afraid to use the word "delectable" in a sentence after JonBenet Ramsey said it the night before she was murdered in the JonBenet Ramsey Lifetime Original Movie? Ever have to shout "green car, green car, green car," every time a green car zooms down the street? If you answered yes, you probably have OCD.

Magnetic Dragons - UNDER St. Marks
February 23, 2020 - New York

Gunfire. Explosions. Heartbreak. These are the things that happened not in front of the camera, but behind the scenes of the film with the worst production day ever: Magnetic Dragons.

Any Given Sunday - Bottomless Brunch & Day Party - Mykonos Bleu Restaurant & Rooftop
February 23, 2020 - New York

Bottomless Brunch & Day party featuring NYC's hottest DJs

Gourmet Italian Classics - Team Building by Cozymeal - Location provided after booking
February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Book a unique team building event centered around sharing an incredible meal together! Join Cozymeal's team building activity "Gourmet Italian Classics" with Chef Jeremy and connect with your team during a 2-hour culinary experience and enjoy a 4-course meal together.

Garden and Conservatory Highlights Walk - Perkins Visitors Center in Wave Hill
February 23, 2020 - Bronx

Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for a public tour of seasonal garden highlights. Free with admission to the grounds.Meet at Perkins Visitor Center

Jahajee Sisters Feminist Future Forum - The Figure Studio
February 23, 2020 - Queens

As we grow, Jahajee Sisters is working to envision how we can best serve our mission and achieve gender justice in New York City's Indo-Caribbean community.

Test Event - NYPL Mid-Manhattan Library interim location
February 23, 2020 - New York

Contrary to popular belief, Lorem Ipsum is not simply random text. It has roots in a piece of classical Latin literature from 45 BC, making it over 2000 years old.

Yeti, Set, Snow! - Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park
February 23, 2020 - Manhattan

Yeti, Set, Snow! an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. Perfect for families with young children ages 3 - 8, this winter adventure with puppetry and music is perfect for getting into the winter holiday spirit.

Astronomy: The Night Sky - Lemon Creek Pier in Lemon Creek Park
February 23, 2020 - Staten Island

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe.Our Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.

Tunes at Thalia - 2537 Broadway
February 23, 2020 - New York

Join in and sing at Tunes at Thalia, part of the long-running open mics presented at Bar Thalia at Symphony Space, New York City.

Random Happenings in New York City This Weekend

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Stand up Ny - Stand Up NY
February 23, 2020 - New York

Stand up Ny

'Tangos' From Gardel to Piazzolla - Club Bonafide
February 23, 2020 - New York

The illegitimate son of a French laundress in turn-of-the-century Buenos Aires, Carlos Gardel would ultimately rise to fame as one of the greatest tango singers of all time.

'Bach to the Future': Rita Rovenskaya, Piano - Saint John's In the Village
February 23, 2020 - New York

Acclaimed pianist Rita Rovenskaya presents a solo concert of Schumann Sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22 & Beethoven Sonata No. 21 in C Major

Reggae vs Reggaeton Boat Party NYC Yacht Cruise: Saturday Night Dance Off - Hornblower Cruises & Events Pier 15
Through February 23, 2020 - New York

It's a Reggea vs Reggeaton weekend here in NYC!Break out your best moves and battle to Reggae and Reggaeton beats all night long!

Disco Tehran - Episode #30 - The Sultan Room
Through February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Disco Tehran is a funky warm discothque with live shows by local and international bands. We are a multi-cultural dreamboat that connects New York to the era of 1970s venues in Tehran.

Jungle (DJ SET) - Schimanski
Through February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Jungle brings their sounds to Brooklyn on 02/22 for a very special DJ set. Don't miss this iconic set.

Disco Tehran - Episode #30 - The Sultan Room
Through February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Disco Tehran is a funky warm discothque with live shows by local and international bands. We are a multi-cultural dreamboat that connects New York to the era of 1970s venues in Tehran.

WORSHIP NYC: SUB FOCUS, DIMENSION, CULTURE SHOCK & 1991 - Kings Hall - Avant Gardner
Through February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

WORSHIP NORTH AMERICA - NEW YORKWORSHIP is Sub Focus, Dimension, Culture Shock and 1991. Established across the world as leaders in their sound, WORSHIP embark on their debut North America tour as a collective and bring their powerful take on electronic dance music to the continent for the first time.

Great Dane, StayLoose, Gangus - Mercury Lounge
Through February 23, 2020 - New York

Tickets on sale Tues, 11/12 at 12pm EST

Marija Serifovic & Dzejla - Melrose Ballroom
Through February 23, 2020 - Astoria

They Are Back!About this Event21 AND OVER (18 WITH PARENT)PROPER ID A MUST

Justin Martin (All Night Long) - Lost Circus - Avant Gardner
Through February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

Back for the first time since The Dirtybird BBQ at The Brooklyn Mirage in June, Justin Martin returns to Avant Gardner to play an all-nighter on February 22 in The Lost Circus.

Mind-Matter X Techno Brooklyn: Agents of Time Extended DJ Set - Knockdown Center
Through February 23, 2020 - Queens

Brainiac: Transmissions After Zero Fim Launch Party w/ performances from Man or Astro-Man?, Monograms, DJ Set by Tim Harrington of Les Savy Fav

AGUAS Trio with Omar Sosa, Yilian Caizares and Gustavo Ovalles - Birdland Jazz Club
Through February 23, 2020 - New York

Join us at Birdland for the AGUAS Trio, with Omar Sosa, Yiliam Caizares and Gustavo Ovalles!

Yamulee Salsa Social - Yamulee Dance School
Through February 23, 2020 - The Bronx

Join us Saturday February 22nd, 2020 as we host our "Uptown Boogie Down Bronx Classic", salsa social, with the best salsa in town. Yamulee Social is the new place to be.

Yamulee Salsa Social - Yamulee Dance School
Through February 23, 2020 - The Bronx

Join us Saturday February 22nd, 2020 as we host our "Uptown Boogie Down Bronx Classic", salsa social, with the best salsa in town. Yamulee Social is the new place to be.

Winter Wellness Staycation - the Williamsburg Hotel - The Williamsburg Hotel
Through February 23, 2020 - Brooklyn

RECHARGE this winter with a weekend centered around wellness and self-care with a day pass or weekend pass. Curated to reset your mind, rebalance your energy and reconnect with your inner self. - Daily Yoga - Meditation- Sound Healing- Inspirational Lectures- The Iceman Experience Retreat Package Includes: King Terrace Accommodations (2 nights) | Daily Breakfast | 2 Lunches | 1 Group DinnerProgram:Friday $110 click here to get your Friday pass- Community Dinner +- Sound HealingSaturday dive deep into spirituality $300 click here to get your Saturday class- Yoga- Breakfast- Decoding your life. Workshop Numerology with Donnalyn Civellero- Lunch- The Power of you Intuition with Sherin Eskandani- Body Work with Soul Recovery in Williamsburg ( Cryo session, Float Session )Sunday THE ICEMAN EXPERIENCE By Wim Hof Led by Avi $225 click here to get your Sunday pass- Yoga + Movement- Breakfast- The Iceman Experience, The Wim Hof Method led by Avi Greenberg- Lunch- Sound HealingWeekend program $850 excluding lodging and $1100 including lodging. Click below to book the full 3 day experience!

Tunnel Reunion Party featuring: Megan Thee Stallion & Funk Flex - Great Hall - Avant Gardner
Through February 24, 2020 - Brooklyn

For one night only the legendary club, The Tunnel, returns with one of the most storied Sunday parties of all time featuring FUNKFLEX behinds the decks. Rising rap star Megan Thee Stallion will bring her forceful and effortless flows to the party and the one-and-only Peter Gatien takes over hosting duties. Don't miss your chance to relive a piece of hip-hop history!

Kompa/AfroBeats/Reggae Day Party w/DJ Hard Hittin Harry - 318 W 142nd St
Through February 24, 2020 - New York

Join us for a fun filled day with great music, food & people. Enjoy some of the latest and classic Kompa, Reggae and Afrobeats music

Kompa/AfroBeats/Reggae Day Party w/DJ Hard Hittin Harry - 318 W 142nd St
Through February 24, 2020 - New York

Join us for a fun filled day with great music, food & people. Enjoy some of the latest and classic Kompa, Reggae and Afrobeats music

Jinpa - Asia Society
Through February 27, 2020 - New York

Dir. Pema Tseden. China. 2019. Mandarin with English subtitles. DCP. 87 mins.

Hamptons Bedside Reading Authors Weekend 2020 - The Baker House 1650 & Nearby Locations
Through March 01, 2020 - East Hampton

The second annual Hamptons Bedside Reading Authors Weekend will take place February 28th through March 1st. Organized by a group of Hamptons Inns for book lovers, the weekend event will feature cocktail parties, brunch and book signings. Tickets are $150 per person and include entry to all five book events and a book at each event. Events are as follows:Friday, February 28thWelcome cocktail party at Topping Rose (Bridgehampton) 6 8 p.m.Amy Impellizzeri book signing of I Know How This EndsSaturday, February 29th10 a.m. 12 p.m.White Fences Inn, SouthamptonBaking Demo and book signing by Author Jennifer Moorman, The Baker Man12 p.m. 1:30 p.m.White Fences Inn, Southampton - Five North Chocolate TastingLaurie Gelman, You've Been Volunteered2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.The 1770 House, East HamptonCoffee break with Hamptons CoffeeAuthor Natalie Banks signing The Moments Between4 p.m. 6 p.m.The Baker House 1650, East HamptonChampagne Toast & Lite BitesAuthor Hank Phillippi Ryan, The Murder ListSunday, March 1st10:30 a.m. 12 p.m.The Maidstone HotelLute Brunch FarewellAuthor Kim Swaka signing The Prophecy

Bar Quiz Hosted by Geeks Who Drink - 2537 Broadway
Through March 03, 2020 - New York

Come to Bar Thalia every Tuesday night and enjoy a bar quiz hosted by Geeks Who Drink and Quizmaster Ant-Man!

The Little Mermaid' - Players Theatre
Through March 07, 2020 - New York

Literally Alive Children's Theatre presents "The Little Mermaid," adapted from Hans Christian Andersen's tale about the mermaid who wants to explore the vast and enticing world above the waves.

Nt Live: Fleabag - 2537 Broadway
Through March 22, 2020 - New York

Actress, producer, and writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge continues to gain accolades for her BBC hit TV series, Fleabag.

JAY JAXON: 40 Years Of Fashion Design Brilliance | Past, Present, Future - Kingsland Homestead in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech
Through February 23, 2023 - Queens

The Jay Jaxon exhibition celebrates the life of Queens native Jay Jaxon as an American Fashion Designer, Haute Couture Designer, and Costume Designer. Further, it restores the history of Jaxon by displaying artifacts and objects from his personal design archives as well as primary sources from the research of fashion scholar and guest curator Rachel Fenderson.#jayjaxonqueens


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