It’s a holiday, which means you have one extra weekend day to do something fun! From a fondue dinner party to a dessert collaboration between two of our favorite restaurants, we’ve picked our favorites for your week ahead, below.
Nothing beats the Monday Blues better than a decadent dessert. Morgenstern’s Finest Ice Cream and OTTO Enoteca Pizzeria have teamed up to create a signature sweet dish called Neuvo Dio Shibuya Tiramisu, which you can sample tonight while listening to music by DJ Such And Such. More info here. OTTO Enoteca e Pizzeria, 1 5th Ave.
You’ve probably participated in NYC Restaurant Week and Broadway Week, but now there’s a new special deals-centric week in the Big Apple to take advantage of. During NYC Attractions Week, which starts today and runs through Feb. 5, you can score two-for-one tickets to a slew of fun NYC attractions like the Whitney Museum of Art (don’t forget to try brunch at Untitled while you’re there), the New York Botanical Garden, WindowWear’s Fashion Window Walking Tour, and much more. Various locations.
If you haven’t been to Daybreaker yet, make today — the first session of 2017 — the day. The early morning dance party is back with fun new events for the new year. Today’s Soul Disco event features an hour-long fitness session, followed by a two-hour, disco-themed dance party, complete with a disco ball, special surprises and performances, and free coffee, healthy juices, and breakfast treats. More info here. 6 – 9 a.m., Space Ibiza, 637 W. 50th St.
Join Daniela Soto-Innes, chef de cuisine at NYC hotspot Cosme, for a night of cooking and conversation at Brooklyn’s Museum of Food and Drink. Watch an intimate cooking demonstration by Soto-Innes and then enjoy tasty dishes from Cosme, as well as wine and Brooklyn Brewery beer. More info here. 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m., Museum of Food and Drink, 62 Bayard St.
Photo: Melissa Homm
Fondue like the French do! Cheese Lovers, today is your day, and Maman wants to help you celebrate. This National Cheese Lovers Day, Maman in Soho invites you to a fun and festive feast, featuring tasty treats specially designed to be twirled in delicious homemade, three-cheese fondue. Your meal also includes Maman’s classics for dessert, as well as two glasses of wine. 7 – 9 p.m., Maman Soho, 239 Centre St.
Earn your brunch this weekend by working out with Trillfit beforehand. Your ticket to Brunch and Burn includes entrance to Trillfit’s cardio dance class, as well as a yoga session. After working out, you can take advantage of various wellness services and refuel with tasty brunch bites. You’ll also walk away with a sweet swag bag. More info here. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 40 Ludlow St.
Brunch! Check out recently reviewed Dudley’s for an easy cafe in the Lower East Side. Daily from 9 a.m., 85 Orchard Street