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A Japanese food hall is coming to Brooklyn's Industry City

New York City’s collection of food halls is set to grow with an all-Japanese concept coming to Brooklyn. The work-play-eat entertainment complex that is Industry City in Sunset Park will add a food hall called Japan Village to its already destination-worthy collection of eateries.  ...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:02pm

Classy AF bottomless boozy brunch is back at the Met Opera

Bottomless boozy brunch has had a rough go of it lately — there’s even a lawsuit to end it by some person who’s never known the healing powers of fluffy pancakes combined with their best girlfriend Bloody Mary. To him, we say: If it’s good enough for the Metropolitan Opera...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:05pm

The spookiest bars in NYC

October, the best month of the year, is more than halfway over (cry-face emoji). Have you felt the spooky vibes to the fullest? Beyond rocking goth-adjacent looks (just channel Winona Ryder), listening to the Monster Mash on repeat, watching scary movies nightly, and dabbling in ~basic witchy~...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 5:51pm

Did any firemen 'Rescue Me' at this singles mixer?

Well, New York, I’m still single. And OK with it, but every now and again, I think that it might be cool to have a someone special. Being a gal who loves new experiences, I hopped online to look for speed dating in the city (which I have never tried) and found something else — firemen...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 1:52pm

I infiltrated an exclusive NYC dating club and this is what happened...

I’m single. Single and caught between “I just want a glass of wine and a good make out” and “someone who makes me laugh, please think I’m special!” feelings that typically wash over one as the post-breakup months roll by. Despite my fearless reputation among...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 1:48pm

Vegan crêpes get kinky with NSFW aphrodisiac-laced dessert

Our favorite merry kinksters, the people of NSFW, are hosting a pop-up party to unveil their official crêpe—a vegan damiana-infused crêpe with “a bit of badass goodness.” The club that shared their 420 Dankquet with us is no stranger to pairing food and bodily pleasures, so we...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 1:48pm

Cast away inhibitions with a NSFW 'playdate'

The bell rings and you’re greeted at the door by a man in black bunny ears who introduces you to Calvin Klein, the Pomeranian at his side. You climb the steps to the kitchen where you see and smell catered bites and cocktails on your way to the coatroom. Now, it’s time to get NSFW...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 1:43pm

(The big) OYoga worked out my body and my inner vixen

Sex is sometimes (OK, usually) the only exercise I get, so that whole “Oh, boy! I can’t even walk,” sensation pretty much is a given. It’s going to happen. Sorry to burst egos, but it’s not you. It’s me. And my atrophied muscles. One area of the body that is...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 1:39pm

Bad Seed Brooklyn pours a new kind of hard cider for the 21st century

Cider lovers — and especially people who prefer beer or wine — have a new home base in Brooklyn. “I wish that our logo could officially be, ‘Oh, sh—, I actually really like this,’” Bram Kincheloe says with a laugh. As the co-owner of Bad Seed Hard Coder,...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:59pm

Best kid-friendly shows on Broadway and beyond for families

The holiday season is upon us — yes, Halloween counts. The ones probably having the most fun is kids, between dressing up like ghouls, gathering for Thanksgiving and helping to decorate trees. Since with holidays come breaks in school, you’re going to have some time to fill. Take them...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 9:55pm

Photos: Scares big and small at Bronx Zoo's Boo at the Zoo

If you think the Bronx Zoo's Boo at the Zoo is only for kids, prepare to be pleasantly spooked. By turns eerie, kid-friendly and educational, the zoo's annual not-so-scary Halloween celebration continues every weekend through Halloween.  Big kids can take their chances inside the...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 9:24pm

Governors Island goes all in on Halloween with tons of events

Fall may not seem like the season to think about going to an island, but that’s because you’ve never had the chance to experience Governors Island when the seasons change. This year, the city’s summer playground extended its season by two months, through Oct. 31. That means you...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 2:56pm

13 amazing things to do in NYC this weekend

POP CULTURE Real Housewives 101 Whether you don’t know your Dallas Wives from New Jersey or just want to get together and talk about the reality TV indulgence of your heart, this talk by Jezebel’s Madeleine Davis will recap all the biggest moments, get you caught up on the nine...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 2:21pm

Julia Turshen wants to 'Feed the Resistance'

In the wake of the 2016 election, Julia Turshen says she was “desperate for something to do, something that felt productive and meaningful.”  The chef and author (of the cookbook “Small Victories,” out last year, along with several others she’s coauthored with...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:16am

Federal Donuts pops up with $2 doughnuts and free coffee

How many restaurants do you know whose fans have a nickname? That’s how crazy Philadelphians are about Federal Donuts, which turns out zesty Korean-style fried chicken and always-fresh doughnuts for hordes of FedNuts — and, this weekend at Chelsea Market, you.   This Friday...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 4:08pm

Train to be James Bond at this new immersive spying exhibit

When’s the last time you learned real-world skills at a museum? That’s the aim of Spyscape, which officially bills itself as a “new espionage museum and experience” opening at 929 Eighth Ave. in Manhattan this December. But its real mission — should you choose to...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 12:27pm

The new designs for the Halls of Gems and Minerals are here, and they're stunning

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:50pm

Best of Burger Bash 2017: The 6 Burgers You Need to Know

The burgers were very nearly upstaged at their own biggest event of the year in New York City. Burger Bash 2017 all but came to a halt when Naughty by Nature took the stage at Pier 92, bringing a roof-shaking performance people still managed to groove along to despite having spent the previous two...

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 7:34pm

The rise, fall and triumphant return of rye whiskey

Rye is tailor-made for a renaissance in our modern world. The grain, a close relative of wheat and barley, was the base of the first liquor to be distilled in the New World. Low in gluten and high in soluble fiber, it’s cropping up in products like ice cream, Gun Hill Brewing’s...

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 1:45pm

Avon 39: Route, MTA info and more

Have weekend errands to run? Take a couple minutes while you’re out to cheer for all the participants of the Avon 39. Everyone taking on the Avon Breast Cancer Walk is tackling The Big Apple, one step at a time, for a grand total of 39 -- yes, 39 -- miles. So the cheering is more than called...

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 12:37pm