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Things to Do on Chelsea This Month - June 2019


Things to Do on Chelsea This Month Photo: David Berkowitz/Flickr 


You can easily spend your entire visit to New York City hanging out in the Manhattan neighborhood of Chelsea. The High Line, Chelsea Market, and the Whitney Museum all call Chelsea home. Want to know about all of the most memorable things to do in Chelsea this month? City Guide has compiled the best neighborhood happenings for you here.

Family Event | The Musical Gardener Invite - St. Paul's German Lutheran Church
June 15, 2019 - New York City

Did you know that the beauty of flowers has an actual scientific reason? Did you know that flowers work together in order to grow and thrive? Families at this event will learn about the power of complementary colors in a hands-on color experiment, the role of harmony in a musical performance and collaboration, and the ways that seemingly opposite tastes can combine to make something extra delicious. And as a special souvenir, children will even get to prepare their own special seed packets to take into the world to sow where they choose to spread beauty!

Vinho Verde Wine Experience - Second Floor
June 15, 2019 - New York

One of the most hotly anticipated parties on the Summer social calendar, The Vinho Verde Wine Experience returns once more for ever-flowing wine + food bites from some of NYC's hottest restaurants. Enjoy live music during both Sessions while you sip on endless cocktails and mingle. Discover the top specially curated Vinho Verde wineries that are flying into New York City just for this event to share with you their amazing wines, throughout Second's amazing indoor/outdoor spaces.

Breaking The Code Film Festival - SVA Theatre
June 15, 2019 - New York

Breaking the Code is a coding, filmmaking, AND leadership camp all in one! During the week, girls learn how to code using Javascript. They learn things like writing text, scrolling, timed effects, and much more! As they are learning about coding, they also learn how to use their leadership skills and their voices to create Public Service Announcements (PSAs). As they work on how best advocate for a variety of different topics, they plan and shoot their own videos. Once their video is complete, they put all their skills together and use Javascript to code effects over their videos! They are showing their PSA's at SVA theater

Vinho Verde Wine Experience - Second Floor
June 15, 2019 - New York

The Vinho Verde Wine Experience is back for its third year, returning to Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood. Noted as one of the most anticipated events on NYC’s summer social calendar, the event will be taking place on Saturday, June 15 at New York City’s Second Floor (849 6th Avenue). Taste and enjoy ever-flowing wine from over 30 top, specially curated wineries in the Vinho Verde region of Portugal as well as food bites from some of NYC’s hottest restaurants. The day-long festival, broken down into three sessions, will also include sommeliers hosting informative sessions about Vinho Verde, mixologists custom curating delicious beverages at the Vinho Verde Cocktail Bar, live music, and a photo booth to capture memories with friends and family. The all-inclusive festival recently confirmed Silly Chilly Dumplings, MY/MO Mochi Ice Cream, and Bread & Spread  as well as tastings from the festival venue’s very own kitchen, SECOND, for food, cocktails from Nitecap’s Natasha David, and entertainment from NYC’s very own DJ Tom Macari. Take an inside look at last year’s festival here: https://bit.ly/2vv3IrP. For wine enthusiasts and foodies alike, this event is bound to give atte... (read more)

Liza Treyger Headlines Gotham Comedy Club - Gotham Comedy Club
Through June 15, 2019 - New York

Liza recently shot a fun role in the “Untitled Hannah Simone Project” pilot for ABC. Liza’s stand up special as part of “The Degenerates” series, premiered on Netflix this past fall. Prior to that, Liza had a triumphant run at the 2018 Just for Laughs Festival Montreal where she was previously featured as one of Variety’s Top 10 Comics to Watch. She was also just featured in this fantastic New York Times piece https://tinyurl.com/yap76kl2. Liza’s television credits include her half hour special for Comedy Central, Louis CK’s “Horace and Pete,” Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT, “Adam Devine’s House Party” and “Joking Off.” Originally from the former Soviet Union, she was raised in Chicago before moving to NY. Visit: http://www.glittercheese.com/. Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgxHFo8cF2Q. Showtimes: Fri. 8:00PM & 10:00PM / Sat. 8:00PM & 10:00PM

The Musical Improv Circuit Show - Magnet Theater Main Stage
Through June 15, 2019 - New York City

The Circuit features improv ensembles made-up of both Magnet students and veteran Magnet performers. Every week, three Musical Circuit teams hit the stage with a brand new improvised musical. Magnet exists to grow and nurture a community of great improvisers, writers, actors and storytellers united by their love of the work: making smart, original and brilliantly funny comedy.

Pulled In Brooklyn - International Print Center New York
Through June 15, 2019 - New York

Curated by Roberta Waddell & Samantha Rippner with Consulting Printer Luther Davis April 4–June 15, 2019 Press Preview, Thursday, April 4, 10–11:30 AM Opening Reception, 6–8 PM, featuring live demonstration by Kayrock Screenprinting --- International Print Center New York is pleased to announce its highly anticipated spring exhibition Pulled In Brooklyn, co-curated by Roberta Waddell and Samantha Rippner, in consultation with printer Luther Davis. This exhibition is the first in-depth exploration of the vibrant network of artists, printers, and workshops that has developed and flourished in Brooklyn since the early 1990s. This monumental exhibition is also IPCNY’s first to occupy two adjacent spaces, more than doubling the scale of its previous presentations. "IPCNY is thrilled to spotlight Brooklyn as home to a deep network of printers and workshops, from Greenpoint and Williamsburg to Bushwick and Crown Heights," says Director Judy Hecker, "with a collective can-do ethos that has supported innovation in the borough and in contemporary art." Works by 101 artists created across twenty-six printshops and book arts workshops reveal a close-knit and generous community, suppo... (read more)

Spirit of New York Father's Day Dinner Cruise - Spirit of New York
June 16, 2019 - New York

Make this Father’s Day celebration one you’ll always remember and treat the family to the best views of the iconic city skyline for a special day on the water aboard Spirit Cruises. This fun and festive cruise promises a relaxed atmosphere with a delicious dinner buffet offering salads, entrees, and dessert dishes (with options for everyone!), DJ entertainment, games, and unbeatable skyline views to make this Father’s Day truly spectacular! Step outside to the rooftop lounge where the entire family will enjoy NYC’s most iconic landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, One World Trade Center, the Brooklyn Bridge, and more! For a limited time, save an extra 20% on all Father’s Day cruises booked by June 2nd (Code: DAD20). Valid on groups of 1-19 only. Certain restrictions apply. Cannot be applied to previously booked cruises.

Spirit of New York Father's Day Brunch Cruise - Spirit of New York
June 16, 2019 - New York

Celebrate Dad and treat him to a special day on the water aboard Spirit Cruises. This casual-style brunch cruise promises a relaxed atmosphere with a delicious buffet offering salads, breakfast & lunch entrees, and dessert dishes (with options for everyone!), DJ entertainment, games, and unbeatable skyline views to make this Father’s Day truly spectacular! Step outside to the rooftop lounge where the entire family will enjoy NYC’s most iconic landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, One World Trade Center, the Brooklyn Bridge, and more! For a limited time, save an extra 20% on all Father’s Day cruises booked by June 2nd (Code: DAD20). Valid on groups of 1-19 only. Certain restrictions apply. Cannot be applied to previously booked cruises.

Ovary-Acting Feminists - The PIT Loft
June 16, 2019 - New York

An estrogen filled lady-laugh fest variety show! We will roast the patriarchy, compare pantsuits, and explain intersectional feminism.

Women / Create! : Women / Create! a Fewomen / Create! : Women / Create! A Festival of Dancestival of Dance - New York Live Arts
Through June 16, 2019 - New York

Women choreographers are the pioneers of contemporary dance and WOMEN / CREATE! – A Festival of Dance reconnects with those roots to present a season of strong works by seven visionary female choreographers. During this 8th season, Armitage Gone! Dance, Buglisi Dance Theatre, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, The Francesca Harper Project, Jennifer Muller/The Works, Helen Simoneau Danse and Katarzyna Skarpetowska (featuring The Richmond Ballet) come together for one week of distinguished programming that celebrates women creators and their unapologetic voices in the dance world. Tuesday, June 11, 7:30 PM, Armitage! Gone Dance, Buglisi Dance Theatre, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Jennifer Muller/The Works Wednesday, June 12, 7:30 PM, The Francesca Harper Project, Jennifer Muller/The Works, Helen Simoneau Danse, Katarzyna Skarpetowska ft. Richmond Ballet Thursday, June 13, 7:30 PM, Armitage! Gone Dance, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Helen Simoneau Danse, Katarzyna Skarpetowska ft. Richmond Ballet Friday, June 14, 7:30 PM, Katarzyna Skarpetowska ft. Richmond Ballet, Armitage! Gone Dance, Buglisi Dance Theatre, Helen Simoneau Danse Saturday, June 15, 2:00 PM, The Francesca Harper Project, Jennife... (read more)

WOMEN / CREATE! : WOMEN / CREATE! A FEWOMEN / CREATE! : WOMEN / CREATE! A FESTIVAL OF DANCESTIVAL OF DANCE - New York Live Arts
Through June 16, 2019 - New York

Women choreographers are the pioneers of contemporary dance and WOMEN / CREATE! – A Festival of Dance reconnects with those roots to present a season of strong works by seven visionary female choreographers. During this 8th season, Armitage Gone! Dance, Buglisi Dance Theatre, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, The Francesca Harper Project, Jennifer Muller/The Works, Helen Simoneau Danse and Katarzyna Skarpetowska (featuring The Richmond Ballet) come together for one week of distinguished programming that celebrates women creators and their unapologetic voices in the dance world. Tuesday, June 11, 7:30 PM, Armitage! Gone Dance, Buglisi Dance Theatre, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Jennifer Muller/The Works Wednesday, June 12, 7:30 PM, The Francesca Harper Project, Jennifer Muller/The Works, Helen Simoneau Danse, Katarzyna Skarpetowska ft. Richmond Ballet Thursday, June 13, 7:30 PM, Armitage! Gone Dance, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Helen Simoneau Danse, Katarzyna Skarpetowska ft. Richmond Ballet Friday, June 14, 7:30 PM, Katarzyna Skarpetowska ft. Richmond Ballet, Armitage! Gone Dance, Buglisi Dance Theatre, Helen Simoneau Danse Saturday, June 15, 2:00 PM, The Francesca Harper Project, Jennife... (read more)

Paint Nite: A New York Sky - Bryant Park Lounge
June 18, 2019 - New York

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You'll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you'll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to get up, get out, and get making! Instruction is provided by an expert host, so no experience is required, and everything you need is supplied. Grab your friends to paint, plant, tinker, and build—and give your week something to shout about. Note: Be in comfortable clothing. Drinks are not included in the class fee; available for purchase at the bar. Must be 21 and over to consume alcohol and valid ID is required.

Combat to Comedy Featuring John Oliver, Nikki Glaser, & More! - Gotham Comedy Club
June 19, 2019 - New York

Combat to Comedy is the Armed Services Arts Partnership (ASAP)’s annual veterans comedy show at the world-renowned Gotham Comedy Club in NYC. The show features graduates of our Comedy Bootcamp program - our stand-up comedy class for veterans, service members, and military families - along with performances from well-known headline comedians John Oliver, Nikki Glaser, Aparna Nancherla, and Seth Herzog. We hope you join us for an inspiring and exciting comedy show supporting our nation's veterans!

Pride Event/Times Square - PANDORA
June 19, 2019 - New York

Discover new unisex collections including unique designs to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Stonewall at a special WorldPride event in the Times Square PANDORA. Enjoy sips and sweets!

Ariana Grande - Madison Square Garden
Through June 19, 2019 - New York

Ariana Grande is bringing the Sweetener World Tour to The Garden on June 18 & 19 with special guests Normani & Social House! To provide the best experience for fans: NO cameras or recording devices (cell phones with cameras are permitted) Each fan may have one bag

The Joy of Sake New York Festival 2019 - Metropolitan Pavilion
June 21, 2019 - New York

The Joy of Sake returns to New York for its 15th annual celebration. This is the largest sake tasting in the world outside Japan, with a superb array of premium labels and the best in traditional and contemporary Asian cuisine. The sakes are in peak condition, the food sublime, the crowd amazing. It's a one-of-a-kind event, just once a year in New York City.

Tribester Turbo: Speed Dating for Jewish Professionals (Ages 25-39) - Bryant Park Lounge
June 22, 2019 - New York

Speed Date Your Tuchus Off with Tribester and WeekendDating Ages: Women 25-37 / Men 27-39 Looking for mutual attraction by swiping between photos of people? So 2012. Looking for mutual attraction by meeting actual people IRL? That's Tribester Turbo. We'll set you up with up to 13 mini-dates each lasting about 4-5 minutes. After each date, you will circle "yes" or "no" on your handy-dandy scorecard as to whether or not you would be interested in further connecting. It's like Tinder IRL except with Jewish professionals and without the hookup vibe. At the end of the evening you will turn in your scorecard for us to tally. Good times. Our elves will compile your matches and the you'll receive an email listing them the next morn. The email will provide you with your match's first name and email address and they will receive your first name and email address. We'll even let you know if you have "one-way matches" (i.e. they selected you, but you didn't select them) just in case you change your mind. Historically, 70-80% of the participants leave with at least one match. Not too shabby! Age Groups: Please note that in order in order to provide the expected experience for fellow atte... (read more)

Artists & Fleas Summer Fest - Artists & Fleas
Through June 23, 2019 - New York,

Artists & Fleas, the marketplace of makers where shoppers & sellers come to discover and be discovered; and a lineup of not-to-be-missed merchants. Some of the highlights include: Artists & Fleas Chelsea Market - Build Your Own Synergy Essential Oil Bar with Nicole Rose Studio - Personalize A Pocket Mirror with Spooksvilla - Celebrate Pride with Rainbow Socks at Curated Basics: Grab a pair of adorable rainbow socks with any $45+ purchase - Get a Rose Gold Ring with any purchase at Marina Pecoraro Jewelry - Create Custom Charm Necklaces with Chains by Lauren: Customers who make a purchase during Summer Fest will be added to a raffle to win a $50 gift certificate WHEN: Sat: 10AM - 9PM Sun: 10AM - 8PM WHERE: Artists & Fleas, Chelsea Market - Sat: 10AM - 9PM Sun: 10AM - 8PM 88 10th Avenue New York, NY 10011 SOCIAL: @artistsandfleas

Schick Intuition X Hello Kitty: First-Ever Shoppable Mural - Schick Intuition X Hello Kitty Shoppable Mural
Through June 24, 2019 - New York

To celebrate Hello Kitty's 45th Anniversary, stop by NYC's first-ever shoppable mural, where a QR code is hidden within a giant illustration of Hello Kitty's favorite things. Scan to gain access to an exclusive presale of the Schick Intuition Limited Edition Hello Kitty Razor Gift Pack, and snap the perfect Insta shot with this Kawaii wonderland as your backdrop!

Illumination - Agora Gallery
Through June 25, 2019 - NYC

The works of Hendrik Bellstedt, Moving Elephant by Mark, Michai Morin, Luiz Todeschi, and Kazuhiro Ueda can be described as digital, abstract sculptors, creating Illumination. An exhibition that plays with light, refraction, shape, material, and contrast, along with our imaginative tendencies to create stories from snapshots. The viewer will be ensconced in otherworldly ambiances and moods, invoked to wonder what lies just outside the rendered display. All while the light, in its perpetual ambulation, amends. Illumination opens on June 5, 2019 and will be on display until June 25, 2019. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2019 from 6 PM - 8 PM. Entrance to the gallery is free and open to the public. Exhibition Dates: June 5 – June 25, 2019 Reception: Thursday, June 6, 2019 6-8 PM Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11:00am – 6:00pm Gallery Location: 530 West 25th Street, New York, NY Event URL: https://www.agora-gallery.com/ExhibitionAnnouncement/Illumination_6_5_2019.aspx Featured Artists: Hendrik Bellstedt | Moving Elephant by Mark | Michai Morin | Luiz Todeschi | Kazuhiro Ueda About Agora Gallery Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery locat... (read more)

Stand Up for Wildlife Comedy Night 2019 Benefitting Wild Tomorrow Fund - Gotham Comedy Club
June 26, 2019 - New York

Mark your calendars for the first annual “Stand Up for Wildlife” Comedy Night to benefit Wild Tomorrow Fund. Join in for an evening filled with laughter at Gotham Comedy Club with a fantastic lineup of wildlife-loving comedians ready to make you laugh for a great cause, and take part in a live auction to name a wild ostrich! All proceeds go to help Wild Tomorrow Funds' vital work of protecting threatened and endangered species and the habitats they depend on for survival. Wild Tomorrow Fund works on the ground in Southern Africa with a vision for a world where wildlife habitats are expanded and protected, and existing reserves have the resources to keep animals safe. Please support Wild Tomorrow Fund by inviting your laughter-loving animal conservationist friends, family, and colleagues to join you!

Hugh Jackman: The Man. the Music. the Show - Madison Square Garden
June 29, 2019 - New York

Hugh Jackman: The Man. The Music. The Show. comes to The Garden on June 28 (7pm) & 29 (1pm & 7pm)! The Man. The Music. The Show. will feature Hugh Jackman performing hit songs from "The Greatest Showman," "Les Misérables" and more from Broadway and film, accompanied by a live orchestra. As successful on stage in front of live crowds as he is on film, Jackman has made an impression on audiences of all ages with his multi-hyphenate career persona. From his award-winning turn on Broadway as the 1970s singer/songwriter Peter Allen, to his metal claw-wielding Wolverine in the blockbuster "X-Men" franchise, Jackman has proven to be one of the most versatile actors of our time.

Quickie Fest VII - SVA Theatre
June 29, 2019 - New York

Quickie Fest: The One Minute Movie Festival created by Mike Muntner and Anna Roisman. The Comedic duo host and produce the show twice yearly in NYC. All movies screened are 60 seconds or less, leading with the question 'Can you tell a story in a minute?' While most 'Quickie's' are comedic, they range from music videos, and cartoons, to silent films, dramas, and documentaries. Awards will be presented at the end of the screening!

Hugh Jackman: The Man. the Music. the Show - Madison Square Garden
Through June 29, 2019 - New York

Hugh Jackman: The Man. The Music. The Show. comes to The Garden on June 28 (7pm) & 29 (1pm & 7pm)! The Man. The Music. The Show. will feature Hugh Jackman performing hit songs from "The Greatest Showman," "Les Misérables" and more from Broadway and film, accompanied by a live orchestra. As successful on stage in front of live crowds as he is on film, Jackman has made an impression on audiences of all ages with his multi-hyphenate career persona. From his award-winning turn on Broadway as the 1970s singer/songwriter Peter Allen, to his metal claw-wielding Wolverine in the blockbuster "X-Men" franchise, Jackman has proven to be one of the most versatile actors of our time.

Hugh Jackman: The Man. the Music. the Show - Madison Square Garden
Through June 29, 2019 - New York

Hugh Jackman: The Man. The Music. The Show. comes to The Garden on June 28 (7pm) & 29 (1pm & 7pm)! The Man. The Music. The Show. will feature Hugh Jackman performing hit songs from "The Greatest Showman," "Les Misérables" and more from Broadway and film, accompanied by a live orchestra. As successful on stage in front of live crowds as he is on film, Jackman has made an impression on audiences of all ages with his multi-hyphenate career persona. From his award-winning turn on Broadway as the 1970s singer/songwriter Peter Allen, to his metal claw-wielding Wolverine in the blockbuster "X-Men" franchise, Jackman has proven to be one of the most versatile actors of our time.

Hillsong United W/Special Guests Amanda Cook & Mack Brock - Madison Square Garden
July 02, 2019 - New York

Hillsong United – The People Tour with special guests Amanda Cook & Mack Brock stops at The Garden on July 2! Formed in 1998, Hillsong United is led by Brian and Bobbie's son, Joel Houston. Hillsong United has created 17 albums. Their song Oceans (Where Feet May Fail) from their album Zion reached platinum status in the U.S. The group has toured for many years, packing out large venues. In 2016, Hillsong United was named Top Christian Artist at the Billboard Music Awards.

High Hamlet - Improv Asylum
July 11, 2019 - New York

Inspired by the recent legalization of recreational marijuana in Massachusetts, Improv Asylum experiments with the highs and lows -- and highs and highs -- of performing Hamlet while stoned. With High Hamlet, Shakespeare's classic tragedy steps out of the musty classroom and into the arena of improvised comedy. As part of its Baked Bard series, the troupe combines the original poetry, intrigue and action with the excitement and unpredictability of unscripted performance ... not to mention an actor or two who's under the influence of marijuana....

Faith and Empire: Art and Politics in Tibetan Buddhism - Rubin Museum of Art
Through July 15, 2019 - New York

Experience Tibetan Buddhism like never before at The Rubin Museum. With 60 objects on display, explore 8th to 19th century Tibet in a new way that show little-known aspects of life through power and legitimate rule of political power as a global phenomenon through art. This exhibit, opening in February is curated by Karl Debrczeny.

Gretchen Bender: So Much Deathless - Red Bull Arts
Through July 28, 2019 - New York

Red Bull Arts New York is proud to present Gretchen Bender: So Much Deathless, the first posthumous retrospective of the life and work of the influential, multi-disciplinary artist. Opening to the public on March 6, 2019, and remaining on view until July 28, the ambitious exhibition returns the spotlight to one of contemporary art's most prescient figures, detailing her historic importance and contemporary relevance. Gretchen Bender (1951-2004) was a pioneering artist who worked across video, sculpture, computer graphics, photography, print and installation to interrogate the accelerated age of mass media. Moving to New York in 1978, Bender quickly fell in with the Post-Pictures Generation scene, centered around the artist-run gallery Nature Morte, as well as a milieu of artist and performers connected to The Kitchen. She befriended and collaborated with such figures as artists Robert Longo and Cindy Sherman, the choreographers Bill T. Jones and Arnie Zane, and musicians Stuart Argabright and Vernon Reid. Building upon techniques developed in her years running a feminist-Marxist screen-printing collective in Washington, D.C., Bender's early two-dimensional work, made in New York, ... (read more)

Grow with Google - Google Office
Through September 02, 2019 - New York

The Grow with Google New York City Learning Center opens on April 8th and will offer free digital skills training to all New Yorkers. There’ll be workshops, 1:1 coaching, community events and more. So whether you're a business owner who wants to reach new customers, an educator interested in bringing digital tools into your classroom, or looking to learn new skills to grow your career -- there’s a class for you.

Explore NYC’s Rosé Mansion! - Rosé Mansion
Through September 30, 2019 - New York

Rosé Mansion, the wine tasting experience dedicated to the history and allure of the pink-hued, warm-weather favorite, launches an all-new experience for 2019. Guests looking for a shareable and fun experience that takes wine tasting and education to a whole new level will have the opportunity to learn about rosé’s 7,000-year history while roaming through Cleopatra’s Palace, the Celebration Room, and more. Buy a ticket for a specific date and time. All tickets include access to the Rosé Mansion experience, eight wine tastings, a Rosé Mansion collectible pin, a Rosé Mansion wine glass by Govino, as well as access to RoséLand, where attendees can purchase bottles and glasses of their favorite wines and other beverages while enjoying private cabanas, a treehouse and picnic area, tacos and snacks from Taco Dumbo.


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