NINTENDO NYC GRAND RE-OPENING
Until 9PM tonight you can celebrate the grand re-opening of this fantastic gaming paradise at their brand new store. Shop until you drop at the only Nintendo retail location in the world, browse historical Nintendo exhibits, and test games. You’ll even receive a gift for attending the festivities, while supplies last!
Friday, February 19th 9AM-9PM
MUNCH AND EXPRESSIONISM
Organized by Expressionist scholar Dr. Jill Lloyd and Munch specialist Dr. Reinhold Heller, this huge show is the first of its kind to explore Edvard Munch’s (famous for the iconic The Scream) influence on his German and Austrian contemporaries and their impact on him as well. Featuring 35 paintings and 50 works on paper from a variety of artists, common themes of adolescence, urban anxiety, and self-portraiture will be explored. Admission is free the first Friday of every month from 6 to 8PM!
Thursday, February 18th through June 13th Thursday-Monday 11AM-6PM, Closed Tuesday and Wednesday
2016 BEER WEEK
Beer Week 2016 has arrived! The city turns into a beer lover’s heaven for 10 days starting today for New York City Beer Week. With tons of awesome events and tastings there are plenty of opportunities to partake in the celebration and try food and drinks from the over 100 participants from all across the New York area. Today alone there are 33 events across New York, check out their website for an event calendar!
Friday, February 19th through Sunday, February 28th
EAT, DRINK & BLOODY MARY CONTEST
This Saturday 14 restaurants battle to the death over who has the better recipe for New York’s favorite hangover cocktail, the all powerful bloody mary. Buy a ticket to sample the drinks and eat some brunch snacks while you do it!
Saturday, February 20th 12PM-3PM
ATHENA FILM FESTIVAL
Barnard College plays host to the sixth annual Athena Film Festival, a weekend of film and conversation honoring women’s leadership. View documentaries, feature films, and shorts on the subject, partake in engaging discussions, and participate in workshops during this prestigious festival.
Thursday, February 18th through Sunday, February 21st