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Your up-to-the-minute guide to New York City events, restaurants, bars, nightlife, ticket alerts and NYC ephemera

Kennaland Salon Offers Half Priced Cuts for Gingers

Tue Sep 30 Gingers of New York, did you know that your red mane is now a golden ticket for half priced haircuts?

German techno fest Time Warp announces the lineup for its NYC debut

Tue Sep 30 Now in its 20th year, stalwart German techno fest Time Warp—the one John Digweed said "should be the template for festivals around the world"—is making its first-ever trek to North America, presenting Time Warp U.S this Thanksgiving weekend at the Kingsbridge Armory in the Bronx

A Tender Buttons play and other ways to experience difficult books

Tue Sep 30 Get the best of great books...without, you know, reading them

The bar at Andaz 5th Avenue teaches you how to mix Broadway-themed cocktails

Tue Sep 30 Not to trespass on my esteemed colleague Robert Simonson’s beat, but a recent e-mail was too—well, thirst-inducing—to pass up

Your Modern Sky Festival FAQ

Tue Sep 30 The Modern Sky Festival hits Central Park's Rumsey Playfield this coming Saturday and Sunday.

The Tie Bar and Vanity Fair's Michael Carl are dishing out style makeovers tomorrow

Tue Sep 30 New York may be one of the fashion capitals of the world, but even the most stylish New Yorkers could still benefit from a few style pointers—especially when Vanity Fair’s witty fashion market director, Michael Carl, gives them

Five companies stream live for World Ballet Day

Tue Sep 30 As all ballet dancers know, daily life starts with class

Meet the Undateables: Peter and Caskey

Mon Sep 29 These lovelorn New Yorkers swear they’re absolutely undateable. We pair them up to see if they’re right.

Join Time Out New York for a trivia night at The Stand

Mon Sep 29 We’re getting into the business of quiz-ness! 

Beware: MacArthur Park is overrun with rats

Mon Sep 29 The Midtown park is dealing with a severe rat infestation.

See Neil Diamond's first ever Brooklyn show today for free

Mon Sep 29 Last week, solitary man Neil Diamond announced a secret show in his native Brooklyn (supposedly his first ever Kings County gig). 

The best new movies on Netflix in October 2014

Mon Sep 29 As you prepare to be driven indoors to your warm blankets and hot mugs of tea, why not familiarize yourself with one of the finest (virtual) comforts of all—the latest Netflix titles. 

Get your morning coffee from a Michelin-starred toque at Maman

Mon Sep 29 Michelin-starred chef Armand Arnal (France’s La Chassagnette) brings Southern France to Soho with pint-sized French café Maman.

Our 10 favorite moments from The Global Citizen Festival

Mon Sep 29 On Saturday over sixty thousand supporters rocked out for a good cause at Central Park's Great Lawn for this year's Global Citizen Festival. 

Where to drink free coffee today

Mon Sep 29 Get buzzed this morning, this afternoon, and—what the hell why not?—this evening if you feel like it.

22 awesome things happening in New York this week

Mon Sep 29 Elastic City Walk Festival, The Haunted Pumpkin Garden, United Solo Theatre Festival and more!

A street art mural is unveiled after being hidden from view for five years

Fri Sep 26 Old is new again on the wall at the corner of Bowery, spiritual epicenter of New York street art since the early 1980s

The official guide to the 2014 Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival

Fri Sep 26 The only thing we like more than dining in New York is spending four whole days eating our way around the world!

Cats on cats on cats: First permanent cat cafe might come to NYC

Fri Sep 26 Remember that wonderful time in April when Purina One opened a pop-up cat cafe in NYC and made furball fans everywhere melt with delight? Well that, our feline-loving friends, could be permanent!