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Everything New Yorkers Must Do This Week, 5/22-5/28

Updated On 05/19/2017 at 01:51PM EST Updated On 05/19/2017 at 01:51PM EST
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May 22 Mon

Ask a stranger if they’ve met Ted at How I Met Your Mother trivia Break out your yellow umbrella and bring your friends to this free trivia night that will be legen -- wait for it -- dary.

Midtown West

Ask a stranger if they’ve met Ted at How I Met Your Mother trivia Midtown West Break out your yellow umbrella and bring your friends to this free trivia night that will be legen -- wait for it -- dary.

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May 23 Tue

Stretch it out at free yoga on Randall’s Island Pack a picnic and your yoga mat for a free hour-long yoga class away from the chaos of the city. Let the skyline inspire that Downward Dog.

Randall’s Island

Stretch it out at free yoga on Randall’s Island Randall’s Island Pack a picnic and your yoga mat for a free hour-long yoga class away from the chaos of the city. Let the skyline inspire that Downward Dog.

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May 23 Tue

Sip endless rosé at a patio party It will be rosé all day at the UES’ Petaluma -- or at least from 7-9pm. This springtime party promises all-you-can-drink rosé wine from seven different wineries, as well as hors d'oeuvres, for two hours.

Upper East Side

Sip endless rosé at a patio party Upper East Side It will be rosé all day at the UES’ Petaluma -- or at least from 7-9pm. This springtime party promises all-you-can-drink rosé wine from seven different wineries, as well as hors d'oeuvres, for two hours.

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May 24 Wed

Party for Planned Parenthood at a Night of Nasty Female comedians, lady-fronted bands, DJs, tattoo artists, tarot readers, beer brewers, photographers, and more talented artists and entertainers have united to create an unforgettable evening with 100% of proceeds benefiting Planned Parenthood. Tickets are $50.

Gowanus

Party for Planned Parenthood at a Night of Nasty Gowanus Female comedians, lady-fronted bands, DJs, tattoo artists, tarot readers, beer brewers, photographers, and more talented artists and entertainers have united to create an unforgettable evening with 100% of proceeds benefiting Planned Parenthood. Tickets are $50.

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May 24 Wed

Sip over 50 locally made beverages at Taste New York Craft beer, wine, cider, and spirits -- all brewed, fermented, or distilled in New York City or New York State -- will all be available for unlimited tastings at this event celebrating all local beverages. Tickets are $75.

Financial District

Sip over 50 locally made beverages at Taste New York Financial District Craft beer, wine, cider, and spirits -- all brewed, fermented, or distilled in New York City or New York State -- will all be available for unlimited tastings at this event celebrating all local beverages. Tickets are $75.

Katie June Burton

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May 24 Wed

Get into gefilte at Books and Bites The second dinner in this tasty literary series brings the pages of The Gefilte Manifesto by Liz Alpern and Jeffrey Yoskowitz, co-owners of The Gefilteria, to life with a special tasting menu and chat about new Jewish cuisine. Tickets are $70.

Astoria

Get into gefilte at Books and Bites Astoria The second dinner in this tasty literary series brings the pages of The Gefilte Manifesto by Liz Alpern and Jeffrey Yoskowitz, co-owners of The Gefilteria, to life with a special tasting menu and chat about new Jewish cuisine. Tickets are $70.

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May 25 Thu

Drink endless rosé on the roof at Eataly This night dedicated to all things pink wine will close down Eataly’s beach-themed rooftop bar, Sabbia, for a special party with unlimited pours from over 30 wineries, beachy bites, and a live DJ. Tickets are $95.

Flatiron

Drink endless rosé on the roof at Eataly Flatiron This night dedicated to all things pink wine will close down Eataly’s beach-themed rooftop bar, Sabbia, for a special party with unlimited pours from over 30 wineries, beachy bites, and a live DJ. Tickets are $95.

NYLO NYC

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May 25 Thu

Make new friends at Ample Hills’ Ice Cream Social This BYOB ice cream social will teach you how to make ice cream while feeding you pizza and sundaes (and keeping you entertained via crafts and trivia). Tickets are $35.

Prospect Heights

Make new friends at Ample Hills’ Ice Cream Social Prospect Heights This BYOB ice cream social will teach you how to make ice cream while feeding you pizza and sundaes (and keeping you entertained via crafts and trivia). Tickets are $35.

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May 26 Fri

Belt out your favorite Beyoncé song at Bey Nite Queen B may be out on maternity leave for a while, but the next best thing to a Beyoncé concert is a Beyoncé dance party and tribute night. Take full advantage for just $10.

Williamsburg

Belt out your favorite Beyoncé song at Bey Nite Williamsburg Queen B may be out on maternity leave for a while, but the next best thing to a Beyoncé concert is a Beyoncé dance party and tribute night. Take full advantage for just $10.

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May 26 Fri

Watch Top Gun for free on the deck of the Intrepid This screening under the stars (or the skyscrapers) invites you to get cozy on this historic ship with blankets, dinner, and whatever else you want to bring in to help you enjoy the film (other than alcohol -- which is sadly not allowed).

Midtown West

Watch Top Gun for free on the deck of the Intrepid Midtown West This screening under the stars (or the skyscrapers) invites you to get cozy on this historic ship with blankets, dinner, and whatever else you want to bring in to help you enjoy the film (other than alcohol -- which is sadly not allowed).

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May 27 Sat

Break out your winged eyeliner at New York Loves Amy Winehouse Go back to black at this tribute to the gone-too-soon singer featuring a live band and DJ playing all the Winehouse hits. Tickets are $18.

East Village

Break out your winged eyeliner at New York Loves Amy Winehouse East Village Go back to black at this tribute to the gone-too-soon singer featuring a live band and DJ playing all the Winehouse hits. Tickets are $18.

Courtesy of Root & Bone

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May 27 Sat

Pack a sandwich and make friends at Brooklyn Queer Picnic This open picnic encourages attendees to break out a blanket and some food (alcohol is discouraged) and socialize with LGBTQ picnickers from around the city. An all-sizes, all-gender clothing swap will also take place, if you’re eager to clean out your closet.

Prospect Park

Pack a sandwich and make friends at Brooklyn Queer Picnic Prospect Park This open picnic encourages attendees to break out a blanket and some food (alcohol is discouraged) and socialize with LGBTQ picnickers from around the city. An all-sizes, all-gender clothing swap will also take place, if you’re eager to clean out your closet.

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May 28 Sun

Take a quick trip to Asia at Passport to Taiwan This annual celebration of Taiwanese culture brings live music, dance performances, artwork, food vendors (dumplings! rice cakes!), and more.

Union Square

Take a quick trip to Asia at Passport to Taiwan Union Square This annual celebration of Taiwanese culture brings live music, dance performances, artwork, food vendors (dumplings! rice cakes!), and more.

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May 28 Sun

Celebrate Puerto Rican culture at Loisaida Festival The 30th year of this beloved neighborhood festival will celebrate Latin American immigration through live performance, artwork, puppeteers, and a colorful parade to raise your spirits.

East Village

Celebrate Puerto Rican culture at Loisaida Festival East Village The 30th year of this beloved neighborhood festival will celebrate Latin American immigration through live performance, artwork, puppeteers, and a colorful parade to raise your spirits.

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