New York is ablaze with fashionistas. We’re in the height of fashion week and the streets are full of ephemeral, stork-like runway strutters who make my best outfit look like a hand-me-down. Luckily for us, there’s so many fun activities going on, you will finish the week feeling almost as cool as Cara Delevingne, even if you’re rocking Zara season 2012. Happy #NYFW!
Tonight, sample entries from New York City’s best craft cocktail mavens, from participants like Blue Hill, The Dutch, and Bar Primi at Queen Bee Cocktail Classic. NY Distilling Company, 79 Richardson Street, Brooklyn, NY.
Triumph Hotels is offering complimentary polish changes from cityMANI with custom branded Pretty Please Nail Polish, whether you’re in between fashion shows or coming home from work. All are welcome. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 7 East 27th Street.
Celebrate Fashion Week with Nitehawk Cinema & Brightest Young Things’ presentation of The Devil Wears Prada. Enjoy pre-screen cocktails and fun goodie bags provided by Dreamcliq. 9:30 p.m. showing, Buy tickets here. 136 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY
On the occasion of the 13th anniversary of September 11, take a break from your busy week to pay your respects, as we all reflect on the tragedy that affected many of our neighbors, friends and family.
Start your weekend right with the second annual Great Gasby sail aboard Yacht Ventura. Dress up in your finest 1920s garb and sail away on a yacht built in 1919, enjoying cocktails and appetizers. 10 p.m. – midnight, 10 North End Ave.
There is no better way to spend your Saturday than at the 10th Annual Vendy Awards, otherwise known as the Oscars of street food. Tickets get you access to copious amount of food vendor samplings and all-you-can-drink Brooklyn Brewery beer. General admission tickets are unfortunately sold out, but it’s worth trying your luck on Stubhub. Governor’s Island, New York, NY.
It’s that time again. Try this pork belly doughnut at North River brunch and prepare to be amazed. Read the recent review here. 166 1st Ave.