Just because summer’s almost over doesn’t mean the free movies have to end too. This Saturday, The Well brings back the bike-in movie concept for an outdoor viewing of Shut Up and Play the Hits: The Very Loud Ending of LCD Soundsystem. For those arriving on two wheels, the evening will start with a bicycle valet; there will also be a bbq (with vegetarian options) to enhance your viewing pleasure, in addition to The Well’s supply of more than 300 beers, a “wall of liquor,” and even 20 kinds of champagne, if you’re feeling fancy after having your bike valeted. The evening promises a fun time for both fans of LCD Soundsystem, and those who just want to check out a new bar with an outdoor space and a bbq. Full details of the night can be found here.
Point of fact: Halloween is the best holiday in New York City. Why? First of all, it’s the only holiday whose sole adult purpose is partying. Second, it’s the most creative holiday. And since New York is a hotbed of creative energy, we get some wild instances of that. (Not to mention, New Yorkers are especially good at bringing getting their pets into the […]
Sex is weird. In conversation, it’s kind of out in the open. But in practice, it’s something we prefer to do with the lights off. We do it without communicating, and we sneak out quietly after it’s done, and we certainly don’t disclose the physical details without purposeful prompting from close friends. But one comedian has set out to bring sex definitely out of the bedroom — […]
1. Learn some important borough history at the book launch for A History of Brooklyn Bridge Park, which recounts the “grassroots, multivoiced, and contentious effort” to transform the park since the 1980s; the event will include a panel discussion and book signing. (Monday, powerHouse Books, FREE) 2. Or go back even further in Brooklyn history at […]