This Week’s Events | San Francisco + New York
Rad Upcoming SF Events
The Grand Budapest Hotel
THU. 08/27 | 8:00PM @ JACK LONDON SQUARE
Cozy up on the waterfront beginning at sundown on the ferry lawn. Moviegoers should arrive early with blankets and chairs in-hand.
FRI. 08/28 | 5:00PM @ AMOEBA MUSIC SF
With a nod to the classic Chi-town house sound, SF native Jeremy Castillo beats up the dance floor with everything from call-and-response ghetto traxx to pure jacking mayhem, NJ garage, and even a little latin freestyle.
DREAMGAZE FESTIVAL SF
SAT. 08/29 | 3:00PM-12AM @ The Cave
If you’re burnt out from the crowds of stampeding human cattle that was Outside Lands, the Los Angeles creative collective DreamGaze is reaching its shoegaze/post-punk/dream-pop tendrils north. This is a fest off the beaten path and into the realms of weird.
SUN. 08/30 | 8:00PM @ THE CHAPEL
Grammy nominated songwriter RonKat Spearman is a Prolific, Gifted artist. He loves his Funky Dance Party Band Katdelic but also has a passion for acoustic guitar and a more gentle expression of his talents.
MON. 08/31 | 9:00AM @ PIER 24 PHOTOGRAPHY
This exhibit features artists who build repositories of found images, from which they appropriate, construct, edit, and sequence in order to create something entirely new. Through this process, their distinctly personal approaches become as wide-ranging as their source material.
Drink Steam with Humphry Slocombe
TUE. 09/01 | 12:00PM @ THE CHAPEL
Learn how Jake and Sean started Humphry Slocombe, how to make beer ice cream and enjoy an Anchor Steam ice cream float!
DIY Terrariums Workshop
WED. 09/02 | 7:00PM @ SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY NOE VALLEY BRANCH
Terrariums are easy to make and take care of, and brighten any room. You bring your own glass container and they provide the rest of the materials. Space is limited to 12.
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Rad Upcoming NY Events
Tree Tribe Sunglasses Launch Party
THU. 08/27 | 7:00PM @ EMPIRE HOTEL ROOFTOP
Join Tree Tribe in celebrating the beginning of their journey to plant trees all over the world. Hosted by actor, Keith Collins and celebrity photographer Steve Mack.
The Foals New Album Listening Party
FRI. 08/28 | 6:00PM – 8:00PM @ BABY’S ALL RIGHT
Foals happy hour and listening party celebrating the new album, ‘What Went Down.’Enjoy some Goose Island beers and $3 Foals cocktails while listening to the new Foals album.
SAT. 08/29 | 8:00PM @ CAMEO GALLERY
Since forming in 2009, New Jersey’s The Everymen have quickly built a rock solid resume thanks to their tireless average of over 100 shows a year, and a reputation as one of the hardest working and most exciting live bands around.
Gotham Writers’ Workshop: Creative Writing 101
SUN. 08/30 | 2:00PM @ WORD BOOKSTORES BROOKLYN
Francesca Ochoa leads a workshop on the basics of creative writing. Ochoa has published fiction and nonfiction in This, That, Those; Art XX; and Aorta.
At The Inn: Half Waif, Color War, Miles Francis (EMEFE)
MON. 08/31 | 8:30PM @ MANHATTAN INN
With the addition of bandmates, Half Waif’s compositions have taken on a more immediate pulse live, rooted in the meeting of acoustic and electronic elements: booming drums & bass surging against a textural wall of pitched digital blips & sparkling synths.
Coney Island Circus Sideshow
TUE. 09/01 | 1:00PM @ SIDESHOWS BY THE SEASHORE
Conveniently located at the world famous Coney Island amusement park, ten-in-one circus sideshow is another Coney Island gift to culture along with other Brooklyn beach inventions like the hot dog and the roller coaster. Established by Coney Island, USA in 1985.
Yoko Ono: From Grapefruit to Green Apple
WED. 09/02 | 11:30AM @ THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
In conjunction with the exhibition Yoko Ono: One Woman Show, 1960–1971 Gallery Sessions, impromptu interactions facilitated by Museum educators that explore the creative process, art history, and the experience of art, take place daily in select galleries.
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