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Everything New Yorkers Must Do This Week: 6/19-6/25

Updated On 06/16/2017 at 06:32PM EST Updated On 06/16/2017 at 06:32PM EST
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Courtesy of &pizza

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Jun 19 Mon

Watch an indie film with drag queens at OutCinema RuPaul’s Drag Race winner Bob the Drag Queen, along with contestants Detox and Tempest DuJour, will host a screening of Cherry Pop, a new comedy about a drag club that’s sure to be more entertaining than anything you’d stream on Netflix on a Monday night. Tickets are $30.

Chelsea

Watch an indie film with drag queens at OutCinema Chelsea RuPaul’s Drag Race winner Bob the Drag Queen, along with contestants Detox and Tempest DuJour, will host a screening of Cherry Pop, a new comedy about a drag club that’s sure to be more entertaining than anything you’d stream on Netflix on a Monday night. Tickets are $30.

Parm

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Jun 19 Mon

Watch Last Men in Aleppo at Videology Stay informed by catching a screening of this Sundance award-winning documentary about modern day Syria. Tickets are $10.

Williamsburg

Watch Last Men in Aleppo at Videology Williamsburg Stay informed by catching a screening of this Sundance award-winning documentary about modern day Syria. Tickets are $10.

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Jun 20 Tue

Eat free pizza at the new &pizza DC’s cult-favorite Chipotle-style pizzeria, &pizza is celebrating its 22nd location (and first in NYC) by handing out free pizzas to the first 212 customers in line at its new Nomad shop. The first 22 customers willing to get the shop’s ampersand logo tattooed on them (for free), will also be rewarded with free pizza for one year (&pizza will even provide the car to take you to the tattoo shop).

Nomad

Eat free pizza at the new &pizza Nomad DC’s cult-favorite Chipotle-style pizzeria, &pizza is celebrating its 22nd location (and first in NYC) by handing out free pizzas to the first 212 customers in line at its new Nomad shop. The first 22 customers willing to get the shop’s ampersand logo tattooed on them (for free), will also be rewarded with free pizza for one year (&pizza will even provide the car to take you to the tattoo shop).

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Jun 20 Tue

Visit 14 museums for free at Night at the Museums From 4-8pm, museums including the Museum of American Finance, The Skyscraper Museum, The 9/11 Tribute Museum, and more will be free. All museums are within walking distance from each other, so you can try to hit up as many as possible.

Financial District

Visit 14 museums for free at Night at the Museums Financial District From 4-8pm, museums including the Museum of American Finance, The Skyscraper Museum, The 9/11 Tribute Museum, and more will be free. All museums are within walking distance from each other, so you can try to hit up as many as possible.

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Jun 20 Tue

Picnic with Mario Batali to help fight AIDS at (RED) Food & Film Fest This dinner supporting (RED) will feature a chef-curated picnic in the park (Ina Garten, Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Danny Bowien, Mario Batali, and Angie Mar are all collaborators), along with complimentary cocktails, wine, beer, and popcorn for a screening of Sleepless in Seattle outdoors. Tickets are $100.

Bryant Park

Picnic with Mario Batali to help fight AIDS at (RED) Food & Film Fest Bryant Park This dinner supporting (RED) will feature a chef-curated picnic in the park (Ina Garten, Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Danny Bowien, Mario Batali, and Angie Mar are all collaborators), along with complimentary cocktails, wine, beer, and popcorn for a screening of Sleepless in Seattle outdoors. Tickets are $100.

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Jun 21 Wed

Show off your roller rink moves at Big Gay Skate This pride-themed skate night will include drag performances on the rink, a cash bar, a costume contest, and more. Twenty dollars in advance, $25 at the door.

Prospect Park

Show off your roller rink moves at Big Gay Skate Prospect Park This pride-themed skate night will include drag performances on the rink, a cash bar, a costume contest, and more. Twenty dollars in advance, $25 at the door.

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Jun 21 Wed

Celebrate the summer solstice with yoga in Times Square Here’s a reason you’ll actually want to go to Times Square: The official first day of summer brings a day of free yoga workshops, complete with mats to borrow.

Times Square

Celebrate the summer solstice with yoga in Times Square Times Square Here’s a reason you’ll actually want to go to Times Square: The official first day of summer brings a day of free yoga workshops, complete with mats to borrow.

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Jun 21 Wed

Pretend you’re in Paris at Fete De La Musique This annual festival of music runs through the night in France, but here in New York you’ll have to settle for a few hours of free hip-hop, pop, and DJ sets by French artists at SummerStage.

Central Park

Pretend you’re in Paris at Fete De La Musique Central Park This annual festival of music runs through the night in France, but here in New York you’ll have to settle for a few hours of free hip-hop, pop, and DJ sets by French artists at SummerStage.

Christopher Leaman

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Jun 22 Thu

Listen to indie musicians and eat pizza at PIZZAFEST Back for another year, this three-day festival brings out dozens of local indie musicians to rock out to while stuffing your mouth with pizza. Chee-Z passes are $20.

Williamsburg

Listen to indie musicians and eat pizza at PIZZAFEST Williamsburg Back for another year, this three-day festival brings out dozens of local indie musicians to rock out to while stuffing your mouth with pizza. Chee-Z passes are $20.

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Jun 22 Thu

Learn about (and taste) the wonders of Peruvian Pisco As part of its Spring Spirits series, the Museum of Food and Drink will host a night dedicated to pisco. Sip a pisco cocktail to learn all about the booze, and then taste six varieties to become an expert. Tickets are $25.

Williamsburg

Learn about (and taste) the wonders of Peruvian Pisco Williamsburg As part of its Spring Spirits series, the Museum of Food and Drink will host a night dedicated to pisco. Sip a pisco cocktail to learn all about the booze, and then taste six varieties to become an expert. Tickets are $25.

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Jun 23 Fri

Wear a flower crown at the Swedish Midsummer Festival This annual celebration of the season brings a Scandinavian tradition Downtown with Swedish food stands, pole dancing (not the kind you think), and more cultural activities.

Battery Park

Wear a flower crown at the Swedish Midsummer Festival Battery Park This annual celebration of the season brings a Scandinavian tradition Downtown with Swedish food stands, pole dancing (not the kind you think), and more cultural activities.

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Jun 23 Fri

Go on a booze cruise with over 1000 queer New Yorkers Hot Rabbit’s weekly Friday night party is taking to the high seas for a Pride weekend booze cruise sailing until 2am. Tickets are $35, with a portion of proceeds going to the Ali Forney Center.

Hudson River

Go on a booze cruise with over 1000 queer New Yorkers Hudson River Hot Rabbit’s weekly Friday night party is taking to the high seas for a Pride weekend booze cruise sailing until 2am. Tickets are $35, with a portion of proceeds going to the Ali Forney Center.

Gary He

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Jun 23 Fri

Drink unlimited rose on the rooftop at Davio’s The 27th floor of this Midtown Italian restaurant will transform to a pink oasis (wearing pink is encouraged) as you sip Italian and French rosés and munch on summer-y antipasti. Tickets are $75.

Midtown East

Drink unlimited rose on the rooftop at Davio’s Midtown East The 27th floor of this Midtown Italian restaurant will transform to a pink oasis (wearing pink is encouraged) as you sip Italian and French rosés and munch on summer-y antipasti. Tickets are $75.

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Jun 24 Sat

Party in Prospect Park The Prospect Park Soiree will help raise funds to support the public park by inviting New Yorkers to bring their own dinners and bottles of wine and beer for a fancy pop-up picnic complete with a DJ and lawn games.

Prospect Park

Party in Prospect Park Prospect Park The Prospect Park Soiree will help raise funds to support the public park by inviting New Yorkers to bring their own dinners and bottles of wine and beer for a fancy pop-up picnic complete with a DJ and lawn games.

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Jun 24 Sat

Eat all the cheese you can handle at the Cheesemonger Invitational This annual competition of cheesemongers brings out all the best slices, orbs, and dollops of cheese for $70 a ticket.

Long Island City

Eat all the cheese you can handle at the Cheesemonger Invitational Long Island City This annual competition of cheesemongers brings out all the best slices, orbs, and dollops of cheese for $70 a ticket.

Sushi by Bou

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Jun 25 Sun

Break out your rainbow everything for The Pride March The biggest event of Pride month, the annual March kicks off at noon at 36th Street and Fifth Avenue and parades down to Christopher Street. Millions of people crowd the sidewalks and surrounding areas, so pick a meeting corner off the parade route if you’re trying to find friends.

Fifth Avenue

Break out your rainbow everything for The Pride March Fifth Avenue The biggest event of Pride month, the annual March kicks off at noon at 36th Street and Fifth Avenue and parades down to Christopher Street. Millions of people crowd the sidewalks and surrounding areas, so pick a meeting corner off the parade route if you’re trying to find friends.

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Jun 25 Sun

Celebrate the 90th Birthday of the Coney Island Cyclone Get your summer adventure on by riding a roller coaster older than you are and celebrating the ride’s 90 years with an all-ages carnival promising face painting, a photo booth, and swag.

Coney Island

Celebrate the 90th Birthday of the Coney Island Cyclone Coney Island Get your summer adventure on by riding a roller coaster older than you are and celebrating the ride’s 90 years with an all-ages carnival promising face painting, a photo booth, and swag.