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

Get $2 beers at LIC flea's new beer garden this weekend

Fri Sep 12 LIC Flea & Food will one-up its Brooklyn cousin with a beer garden this weekend 

Word on the Street: 12 crazy things we overheard in NYC this week

Fri Sep 12 We eavesdrop on Gothamites on the street and on the subway, in bars and in stores, and everywhere in between, to bring you the most ridiculous chatter

10 albums we don't want in our iTunes (in addition to the new U2)

Fri Sep 12 You might have heard that Apple—in a totally uncreepy, not-Big-Brother-ish way—added the new U2 album to everyone's iTunes library without asking

Space Ibiza New York's opening soiree starts tonight! Here's the rundown on the legendary nightclub.

Fri Sep 12 If you've been to Ibiza, chances are you've been to the award-winning nightclub Space

5 NYC transport companies we'd take if Uber drivers go on strike

Fri Sep 12 Uber drivers are voicing frustrations this week that the company's recent discount offerings have lead to decreased wages, and are forcing drivers to work extra hours to compensate

Never Forget: 8 stunning photos from 9/11 Tribute in Light

Fri Sep 12 Last night, New Yorkers were reminded of what was lost 13 years ago during the 9/11 Tribute in Light

Get swaddled for free on Sunday at a peculiar pop-up

Fri Sep 12 Yes, that's right—this weekend is your last chance to get bundled up like a baby at Alternative Pleasure

What would Yankees-flavored wine really taste like?

Fri Sep 12 Beer and baseball go hand in hand, but Major League Baseball is classing up game-time boozing by getting into the wine business

Top Chef toque Floyd Cardoz opens White Street today with a global menu

Fri Sep 12 Floyd Cardoz puts dishes together like a puzzle, piecing Mexican with Japanese and Thai with Italian

16 super-cool things to do this weekend

Fri Sep 12 Featuring Karen O, the Vendy Awards, the 92Y Street Y Annual Street Festival and more!

Gorge on guac and margs all weekend for Mexico's Independence Day

Thu Sep 11 To celebrate Mexico’s Independence Day on Tuesday, cantinas around the city are putting on parties, hosting cooking classes and breaking out lots of tequila.

Graffiti artists (legally) take over downtown Brooklyn Friday

Thu Sep 11 People who weren't cool enough to do graffiti in high school can get the last laugh watching professional street artists create new works in downtown Brooklyn at Grove Alley Paint Nite tomorrow

That planned luxury high-rise for Billyburg? It's only art!

Thu Sep 11 Personally, we've never gotten the whole Williamsburg thing

Now couples are tying bits of trash to the Brooklyn Bridge

Thu Sep 11 Back in May, we begged couples to please stop attaching padlocks to the Brooklyn Bridge

KIOSK pop-up returns along with a few others you don't want to miss

Thu Sep 11 KIOSK We were sad when the quirky décor shop, KIOSK, closed back in March—but starting tomorrow, KIOSK fans have a reason to rejoice from now until February 1st

Books and booze: Your Lit Crawl NYC schedule

Thu Sep 11 Because sometimes the cure for writer's block is a stiff drink

5 reasons to get excited about Stevie Wonder and Ariana Grande's MSG shows

Thu Sep 11 Two big-name artists just announced gigs at Madison Square Garden

On 9/11, Time Out NY's editors share why New York is the greatest city in the world

Thu Sep 11 Time Out NY is so honored to be part of this city, and in that spirit, our editors share stories of times New York has inspired them

Time Out New York exclusive: Elizabeth Streb and Catherine Gund talk about Born to Fly

Thu Sep 11 In conjunction with the opening of Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity, the choreographer and director Catherine Gund discuss the making of the documentary in this Time Out New York exclusive interview

WTF is going on in this wacky theater pic? Bootycandy at Playwrights Horizons

Thu Sep 11 Bootycandy, a raucous, raunchy and rule-breaking coming-of-age satire by writer-director Robert O'Hara, just opened Off Broadway at Playwrights Horizons and we loved it