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Holidays and Specials in New York City This Weekend - February 22-February 24

February 18, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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Holidays and Specials in New York City This Weekend Photo: Shannon McGee/Flickr 


New York City takes its seasonal specials and holidays seriously. City Guide's got all the latest and greatest news on the holiday events and specials coming up in New York City this weekend. From scoping out the windows on Saks Fifth Avenue during the Christmas season to catching a round of fireworks on the Hudson on the Fourth of July, you won't miss a thing.

Mixology Festival 2019: Michele Mercure - Roulette
February 22, 2019 - Brooklyn

Roulette, with RVNG Intl. and Freedom To Spend, is proud to present minimal synthesist and experimental composer Michele Mercure's debut live performance in New York City. Following the 2017 reissue of her 1986 album, Eye Chant, Mercure celebrates the release of Beside Herself, a collection of her self-produced and distributed cassettes from 1983 and 1990 now reissued on Freedom to Spend. The album charts Mercure's early experiments with sampling and synthesis, drawing influences from kosmiche and experimental German musician Conrad Schnitzler, and restores the canon of the composer's arresting dream-music, revisiting her breakthrough material. For the first time in 30 years, Mercure will perform live.

Vicki Phillips: Musically Inclined - Don't Tell Mama
February 22, 2019 - New York

Vicki Phillips: Musically Inclined 2 Time Bistro Award-winning/midtown Festival Award Winning Singer

Elrow Nyc: The Biggest Indoor Show in North America - Avant Gardner
February 23, 2019 - New York

The biggest indoor elrow festival in North America is coming! Get ready for a massive elrow winter fiesta on Saturday, February 23rd as we expand into 2 stages with extended hours, more artists, more shows, a new theme and so much more! TICKET DETAILS: GA - TIER 1 - *MUST ENTER BEFORE 8:30PM *Must Enter BEFORE 8:30 for surprise shows, drink specials and more. $30 ADDITIONAL FEE at the door to Validate this ticket If entering AFTER 8:30 GA - TIER 1 - ANYTIME ENTRY! You can enter once anytime throughout the event without a surcharge

Celebrate Black History Month 2019 - Tribute to Claudia Jones: Trailblazing Marxist, Feminist and Black Liberationist - Freedom Hall
February 23, 2019 - New York

The passionate crusading of Trinidad-born Claudia Jones led to her arrest for “un-American activities,” imprisonment and deportation. She was a pioneer in identifying the essential leadership role of Black women workers and in linking race, gender and class. Join the discussion on how Jones’ ideas can help guide today’s activists. Speaker: Andre Holliday, Native Harlemite and member of the Freedom Socialist Party Comrades of Color Caucus. Featuring: Dramatic readings from Claudia Jones’ work by Pamela Monroe, Campaign for an Elected Civilian Review Board, actor. February 23, 3PM, Caribbean Brunch 2PM. Door donation $5, Brunch Donation $12. Freedom Hall 113 W. 128th St, Harlem, between Malcolm X Blvd & 7th Ave, Subways 2/3 to 125th St. Call in advance for childcare or work exchange: 212-222-0633 or nycfsp@gmail.com. Hosted by Freedom Socialist Party

Nyc Beer Week Opening Bash - BREWERY
February 23, 2019 - Bronx

Your NYC breweries are once again kicking things off with the most epic beer party around, OPENING BASH. We're inviting breweries from all of the country, 30 of our closest friends, to join you in the celebration of good beer.

Morning Boot Camp with The Rise NYC - Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park
Through February 27, 2019 - New York

Exerskate - Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park
Through February 28, 2019 - New York

Exerskate offers free ice-skating-based exercise classes on Thursday mornings, conducted by trained figure skaters and hockey players with the goal of giving skaters an excellent workout while sharpening their skills on the ice

THINX Pop-up Store - THINX Pop-up Store
Through February 28, 2019 - New York

Touch, feel, and shop THINX IRL. Shop all our styles and customize the *perfect* underwear collection to go with your unique flow. Our period experts will help you build a money-saving Cycle Set and answer Qs about our products and sister brands, Icon and THINX (BTWN).

Celebrate Party Showcase - Mitzvah Market
Through March 31, 2019 - New York

Each of the annual Celebrate! Party Showcases attract hundreds of families who are all looking to meet Bar Bat Mitzvah vendors. All showcases are held from 12 noon – 4:00pm. These showcases are especially effective for exhibitors who have something special and different to present to families who are looking for the newest, hottest and greatest for their child's celebration. These Bar Bat Mitzvah families get to spend an afternoon meeting face-to-face with Bar Bat Mitzvah experts who can make their child's celebration different from the rest. Some vendors sign business right at the event. It's fun to sample the food, try out the newest entertainment and learn what's unique in Bar Bat Mitzvah planning. ** We distribute our annual Mitzvah Market Magazine at these events. Editions are also distributed throughout New York City, Northern/Central New Jersey and Westchester/Rockland/Fairfield. Interested in a showcase booth? Contact Sheri Lapidus, sheri@mitzvahmarket.com, 516-445-2394

Shopping and Champagne - Trina Turk and Mr. Turk
Through October 08, 2028 - New York

Sip champagne as you shop our new Holiday Collection at 25% off! Plus enter for a chance to win a 1000$ Shopping Spree!

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