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Opera in New York City This Week - March 24-March 31

March 24, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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Opera in New York City This Week
The Metropolitan Opera is world-class and world famous, and it's among the comprehensive opera listings you can find on City Guide's calendar. In addition to the famous season of the Met Opera, full of huge opera stars, famous classics, and world premieres, you'll also find listings for the New York City Opera and operatic performances at places like Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall.

The 16th Annual Colon Cancer Challenge - Randall's Island
March 24, 2019 - New York

2019 marks the 16th Anniversary of the Colon Cancer Challenge and we are thrilled to be returning to Icahn Stadium on Randall’s Island Across the United States teams of families, friends, co-workers and local and national corporations will come together to raise awareness of colorectal cancer, support those battling the disease and raise funds for the Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation strategic initiatives of Public Awareness, Prevention, Screening and Research. Why Take the Challenge? While we have made great progress in reducing incidence and death rates of those 50 or older over the last decade through the prevention and early detection of colorectal cancer through screening – the simple fact is colorectal cancer is still the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of cancer-related death. And, incidence rates and death of those under 50 have increased at an alarming rate each year. In 2018 over 135,000 (estimated) Americans will be diagnosed with colorectal cancer and over 50,000 Americans will lose their battle with the disease. Most frustrating is the fact that most of these cases could be prevented with early detection. If caught early the ... (read more)

Birding in Peace - Green-Wood Cemetery
March 24, 2019 - Brooklyn

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.

Silent Saturday @ Hudson Station - Hudson Station
Through March 24, 2019 - New York

It’s Saturday night and we know where the party’s at! Hudson Station is about to be lit with our three live DJs spinning your favorite jams all night long. This bar has all the booze and snacks you need for an amazing night. We’ll even sweeten the deal with $5 beer, $6 wine, and $10 Titos drinks. So what are you waiting for? Get your tix today! Your 3 Live DJs are spinning all night long: DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop/R&B Your Experience Includes: • A Pair of Quiet Events headphones • Glow in the Dark gear • 3 live DJ’s battling for your attention • Drink deals all night long Special notes: • 21+ • Rain or shine • Dress Code: Dress to Impress What to bring: • Valid ID • You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event. • No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door. How it works: With your pair of Quiet Events headphones you can adjust the volume and choose between our three DJ’s with the flick of a switch. Each... (read more)

Dessert Goals: Party Animal - Sound River Studios
Through March 24, 2019 - Queens

TICKETS AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 12TH NYC's most instagrammable dessert festival, Dessert Goals, is back for a sixth round in the city on March 23 + 24, with more opportunities to snap, share and indulge than ever before! Hosted at Sound River Studios in Long Island City, this year's theme is Party Animal, and festival mastermind Miraya Berke is leaving no treat un-tasted with dessert options for sweet-tooths of all shapes and sizes from 20+ can't-miss vendors. This is the perfect occasion to eat and be seen so #DessertFestivalFashion is encouraged! The event will include: Exclusive desserts crafted specifically for Desert Goals A candy bar with FREE candy from classic faves Red Vines and Sour Patch Complimentary beverages from Bodum, Boxed Water + Harmless Harvest A savory Salt Bar for a delicious palate cleanser between sweet bites An Instagram Garden designed specifically to fulfill all your social media #goals, complete with custom backdrops Free admission for children under 6 More surprises to come! General Admission tickets will go on sale at $17/pp on Tuesday, February 12th at 12pm EST, in addition to Extra Sugar Rush tickets for those seeking more opportunities t... (read more)

Historic Trolley Tours - Green-Wood Cemetery
March 27, 2019 - Brooklyn

Experience the most magnificent and historic 478 acres in New York City. Join our expert tour guides to hear fascinating stories of Green-Wood's permanent residents, see breathtaking views of Manhattan, tread where George Washington and his troops fought the Battle of Brooklyn, and much more (scroll down for schedule of different themed tours available).

Artists & Fleas Presents: Vintage Showcase Party - Artists & Fleas
March 28, 2019 - New York

Join us for this exclusive opening party on Thursday, March 28th to be the first to shop 11 of the very best vintage curators + collectors. Shop curated vintage collections by: Antique Wardrobe Another Man's Treasure Duo NYC Gypsy Nation Vintage Indigo Style Vintage Just Say Native Vintage My Mother's Armoire Tea Street Vintage The Consistency Project Thriftwares Zingara Vintage With custom embroidery available from The Series NYC. Drinks provided by Wölffer Estate. Live DJ. The vintage shopping continues... Friday, March 29 | 1pm - 6pm Free and open to the public

Century 21 Spring Designer Shoe Tour - Century 21
Through March 28, 2019 - Brooklyn

Up to 65% off* Designer Shoe Styles including Jimmy Choos, Manolo Blahnik, Saint Laurent, Valentino and more!* Store Hours: Monday - Wednesday: 10AM - 8PM Thursday: 10AM - 9PM Friday: 10AM - 8PM Saturday: 10AM - 9:30PM Sunday: 11AM - 7PM Legal info: In Westbury, Paramus, Brooklyn 86th Street, Lincoln Square and Rego Park stores only. Brand and merchandise availability may vary by location and is subject to sell-through, while supplies last. Please ask store associate for details. Century 21 Stores is not an authorized retailer of Prada and Gucci.

Artists & Fleas Presents: Vintage Showcase Party - Artists & Fleas
March 29, 2019 - New York

Shop curated vintage collections by: Antique Wardrobe Another Man's Treasure Duo NYC Gypsy Nation Vintage Indigo Style Vintage Just Say Native Vintage My Mother's Armoire Tea Street Vintage The Consistency Project Thriftwares Zingara Vintage

Pandora Garden - Pandora Jewelry
Through March 29, 2019 -

Pandora is bringing their new, innovative Pandora Garden to NYC's High Line: a digitally interactive butterfly garden installation designed by world renowned multimedia studio Moment Factory! This experience will be immersive, bringing to life Pandora's Spring 2019 collection through unique foliage.

Face Haus UES Grand Opening - Face Haus
March 30, 2019 - New York

Face Haus invites everyone to celebrate their newest location outside of Los Angeles – Face Haus New York. The first 50 people to come in to Face Haus on opening day will receive a free gift card of a surprise value. Gift cards will be valued between $10 and $75! Gift cards can be redeemed for services such as facials or facial boosts, such as the Lip, Laugh and Love add on, starting at $10 to add a little extra glow to your treatment. About Face Haus: Direct from Los Angeles where it has been redefining skin care since 2013, Face Haus is the first-ever open concept “facial bar” that offers a unique, open floor plan so taking care of your skin is as easy and inviting as sitting down at a blowout bar. Face Haus offers “facials for the people”, fuss-free, personalized services that eliminate the stuffy and unnecessary bells and whistles that result in inaccessibly priced facials. Rather, Face Haus offers professional facials by expert aestheticians (we call them esthies!) using incredible products at a head-turning price.

Steven Business Phan - Come Back Daily
March 30, 2019 - New York

Holistic Chef NYC and Come Back Daily have partnered to create the ultimate experiential CBD cooking workshop! Chef Alix Berger and Chef Mischa from The Health Warrior Project will teach you exactly what CBD is and how to incorporate it into your daily lives through nutrition and cooking! Using CBD from a local hemp farm in upstate NY, Chef Alix and Chef Mischa will demonstrate CBD cooking foundations and recipes. Start with an educational segment discussing exactly what CBD is, the differences between CBD and THC, and the extensive health benefits of cannabis. Then, get hands-on with a demonstration cooking segment where students will learn how to incorporate CBD into their delicious meal prep recipes. Students will leave with all recipes made during the class, plus additional ones that they can use to practice at home. Gain a better understanding and knowledge of CBD and cannabis, and how to cook with CBD!

Central Park Celebrates Spring - The Central Park Conservancy
March 30, 2019 - New York

Central Park Celebrates Spring with special events on March 20, the first day of the season! Start your morning off in the dirt, or settle in by the Meer for catch-and-release fishing — it's all happening right here in Central Park.

Historic Trolley Tours - Green-Wood Cemetery
March 31, 2019 - Brooklyn

Experience the most magnificent and historic 478 acres in New York City. Join our expert tour guides to hear fascinating stories of Green-Wood's permanent residents, see breathtaking views of Manhattan, tread where George Washington and his troops fought the Battle of Brooklyn, and much more (scroll down for schedule of different themed tours available).

Riding Solo - Moxy Times Square
Through March 31, 2019 - New York

If you are traveling solo, taking a solo getaway, or in need of a relaxing vacation the Riding solo Package is for you! During the month of March, stay at The Moxy Times Square for a Solo experience you won't find anywhere else. Start your luxurious stay with a complimentary Prosecco at Bar Moxy. Then, enjoy a delicious, complimentary Breakfast at Bar Moxy. Ned a haircut? The Moxy is giving you 20% off a cut at Blind Barber! That's not all. To find out more awesome details visit Moxy-hotels.marriott.com.

NYC Rooftop Quiet Clubbing - Bar 13
Through March 31, 2019 - New York

Join us in Greenwich Village for our NYC Rooftop Silent Disco party. Just steps away from Union Square Park is Bar 13, fully equipped with two bars to quench your thirst and a menu oozing with delectable comfort foods. Quiet Events will be on the heated rooftop keeping the whole house rocking. Our 3 live DJs and two dance floors at Bar 13, all add up to a great time! Your 3 Live DJs are spinning all night: DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop/R&B Your Experience Includes: • A Pair of Quiet Events headphones • Glow in the Dark gear • 3 live DJ’s battling for your attention • Heated rooftop Special notes: • 21+ • Rain or shine • Dress code: Dress to Impress What to bring: • Valid ID • You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event. • No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door. How it works: When you arrive you’ll receive a pair of special wireless headphones. You can adjust the volume and choose between up to three DJ’s... (read more)

Carolee Grand Central Pop Up - Grand Central Terminal
Through April 30, 2019 - NEW YORK

CAROLEE Is Popping Up In Grand Central! Join us to shop a curated edit of our favorite styles and gifts. Spend $100 and receive an Exclusive gift with purchase. Plus, enter to win a $100 gift card! We will be located near Graybar passage at the Lexington Avenue entrance. 20% of proceeds will be donated to RAINN, the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. Learn more about RAINN: https://www.rainn.org/ Dates and times: February 1st - April 30th Monday- Friday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM For inquiries please contact us at: 917.428.5947 or caroleepopup@carolee.com

Explore the World of Colors - Color Factory
Through May 14, 2019 - New York

Welcome to Color Factory: a collaboratively-produced art experience in New York City. This multisensory exhibit, inspired by the colors of the city, guides visitors through 16 participatory installations, designed to awaken audiences to the brilliant, everyday presence of color. Featured collaborators include: Lakwena Maciver, Mmuseumm, Emmanuelle Moureaux, Jason Polan, Tamara Shopsin, Kassia St Clair, Molly Young, Kendra Dandy, James Rosa/LAND Gallery, 826NYC, Christine Wong Yap, Rebecca Wright, Randi Brookman Harris, Leah Rosenberg, Erin Jang, and Oh Happy Day. Highlights include ombré floating balloons with wishes for the world written by students at 826NYC, a walkable infographic leading you to your "secret color", a palette of colorful treats featuring a custom color ice cream scoop, a unique activity on color and human connection, a luminous dance floor, and Color Factory's signature ball room. Put on your favorite hue and come to us for color.

TAMPONS, TEARS AND TRIUMPHS (TTT) - The PIT (Peoples Improv Theater)
Through May 23, 2019 - New York

Exciting news. We're inviting you to one big girly sleepover, where you share weird secrets about your body and let out all your feelings. Except, it's an hour, and guys can come. And we think the invitation is long overdue. There are SO many things that women go through with cheesy grins on our faces like nothing's happening! That's what we're expected to do, isn't it? Because if we complain about it, or cry about it, or really say anything about it, we're just being "girls." Welp, F that noise. This storytelling and show is an open conversation about the things we usually hide – FINALLY – cause the painfully real stuff is the funny stuff.

UNIVERSAL STANDARD OPENS WORLD’S FIRST SIZE 00-40 STORE in SoHo - Universal Standard
Through August 01, 2019 - New York

Universal Standard, the fit experts specializing in elevated, modern wardrobe essentials opens their first brick and mortar shopping location in SoHo. The 2,300 square foot store will carry their complete line, including their Foundation Collection, a seven piece collection of elevated basics for the full spectrum of sizes--00-40. The location also features a 1,500 square foot by-appointment showroom on the lower level. This is the first store to offer equal access to fashion for all women across the sizing spectrum, from 00 to 40.

Terez: Explore. Shop. Create. Pop-Up - Terez: Explore. Shop. Create.
Through December 02, 2019 - New York

For the first time in brand history, Terez will be inviting New York City to connect face-to-face, shop the newest Terez products, and partake in memorable experiences, with creative inspiration and activations to be discovered around every corner. Modeled after NYC, where Terez was founded and still maintains its headquarters, design and manufacturing operations, the two-level store will take guests through a reimagined New York City setting, complete with a Terez subway station. The in-store experience will be enhanced by an ever-changing programming calendar, empowering guests to let their inner light shine through immersive, personalized activations. Programming partners will include Dana's Bakery, Petite 'N Pretty, Stretch*d, sundays, Florabrook, Olfactory NYC, MisterKrisp, Donna D'Cruz, and more. Terez: Explore. Shop. Create. will be open Monday-Friday,11:00AM-7:00PM, Saturday, 10:00AM-8:00PM, Sunday, 11:00AM-6:00PM, and closed on Thanksgiving, November 22, with extended hours on Black Friday, 8:00AM-8:00PM.

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