August is somehow flying by–we can’t believe we’re already halfway through the month! Close out summer in style with a rooftop fitness class, a BBQ festival, and more. Read on to get the scoop on what else is going on in the city this week.
Join InStyle Editor-in-Chief Laura Brown at 6 p.m. at the TriBeCa Barnes & Noble as she discusses her illustrious career in the fashion industry. Plus, with the purchase of InStyle’s fall fashion issue, you have the chance to take home an InStyle tote bag with a makeup brush kit inside (while supplies last). 97 Warren St. New York, NY
Calling all Fit Bitches! Mix up your workout routine with a rooftop fitness class at The William Vale. Join EBOOST and Sweat with Bec for a 50-minute HIIT class, followed by EBOOST drinks for post-workout recovery. 111 N. 12th St. Brooklyn, NY
Summer is already starting to wind down, and Le Pif Wine Bar is throwing an end-of-the-season bash you won’t want to miss. Enjoy delicious wines from French vineyards, as well as tasty plates prepared by Le Pif’s seasoned chef. 465 W 23rd St. New York, NY
We LOVED brunch at High Street on Hudson, particularly the chocolate almond croissant. So take it from us when we say you won’t want to miss this meet and greet with High Street on Hudson’s talented pastry chef, Krista Stites, courtesy of Bon Appetit. While you’re at the event, taking place at Bloomingdales, you can enter for a chance to win two tickets to Bon Appétit Top 10—a must-attend foodie event. Bloomingdale’s Housewares, Fl 8 100 3rd Ave. New York, NY
What better way to kick off the weekend than with The Champagne Riot, a vintage celebration of jazz, burlesque, and vaudeville? Inspired by the early twentieth century, each Riot blends old glamour with modern elements. Check out this star-studded show while you enjoy dinner and cocktails at tonight’s featured venue—Guadalupe Inn. 1 Knickerbocker Ave. Brooklyn, NY
Hudson River Park’s Blues BBQ Festival is back for its 18th year! Head to Pier 97 for a day of delicious BBQ, live blues music, great times, and amazing views. Today’s event features the country’s best blues and roots musicians, plus NYC’s top BBQ restaurants, like Pig Beach, Dinosaur BBQ, and Mighty Quinn’s. Pier 97 Hudson River at 59th St., New York, NY
Close out the week with a solid brunch. We recently loved the laid back vibes and craft cocktails at Mother’s Ruin. Feeling something a bit more vibrant with a superfoods-heavy menu? Try De Maria. Various locations.