Here’s a volunteer opportunity to tickle your mouthfeel: Second Glass — a wino-pedia of events, reviews, tastings and all things related to the grape —is giving free entry to its upcoming Wine Riot at Skylight One Hanson for people who help out behind the scenes. If you volunteer on Saturday night, you get to attend one of the other two sessions earlier that day for free (tickets are usually $50). The Wine Riot is a big ol’ tasting party featuring more than 250 wines from around the world and 20-minute crash courses with wine experts, all designed to “make wine tasting unpretentious;” as in, there’s a DJ, a goofy photobooth and it’s taking place at the same venue in which Rick Ross hustled last week. Apply to volunteer here.
Yes, having a bodega cat is not technically “legal,” but it’s not “legal” in the way that drinking wine in the park or bringing your dog into a bar isn’t legal, which is to say it’s an accepted form of New York life that no one minds so long as you don’t make a big […]
If this election is severely stressing you out, the solution isn’t to avoid the ballot box. It’s just to de-stress the way you always do: with beer, or a massage, or in this case, acupuncture. This Sunday, Oct. 30, there’s a donation-based acupuncture clinic “for politically induced anxiety, rage, insomnia, fear and trauma.” It’s being held […]
Ever wonder what it would be like if CBS comedy Two and a Half Men were set in Brooklyn? Dad Day, debuting this week on BRIC TV, will give you an idea as it follows an anxiety-ridden family man named James, his 5-year-old son Henry, and self-assured bachelor Craig as they navigate an ever-changing Brooklyn and the […]