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

Where to see the Star Wars Episode VII trailer this weekend

Wed Nov 26 The day that Star Wars fans have been waiting for is…still more than a year away. 

Where to find exclusive Record Store Day vinyl this Black Friday

Wed Nov 26 Audiophiles know Record Store Day happens every April, celebrating and bolstering the local brick-and-mortar record shop with exclusive limited-edition pressings, colored vinyl, picture-discs and all kinds of other goodies only available in the store. 

Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream pop-up moves to Gansevoort Market with Black Friday deal

Wed Nov 26 After a summertime residency at Hell's Kitchen food mecca Gotham West Market, Ohio-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream will open a pop-up at the spanking-new Gansevoort Market in the Meatpacking District on Friday.

In this week’s issue of Time Out New York, we embrace our inner tourist

Wed Nov 26 This week, we’re here to tell you that some of NYC’s tourist traps are crowded for good reason (and we secretly love them, too)

Check out this cool time-lapse video tour of NYC

Tue Nov 25 The NEW YORK project from Pavel Tenyakov on Vimeo

Pop-up phenom Mu Ramen will start slinging noodles in LIC on Monday

Tue Nov 25 After a long waiting game with Con Edison, Mu Ramen, the ever-popular ramen pop-up has finally been given the go-ahead to open its brick-and-mortar in Long Island City

Five Black Friday sales you don’t want to miss this year

Tue Nov 25 You already know that Black Friday is the biggest and craziest shopping day of the year

Ten concerts to save your Thanksgiving weekend

Tue Nov 25 Whether you've spent too much time with the fam and need a break or you're just looking for something to do, we've rounded up the best live music happening in the city this Thanksgiving weekend

Where to get a taste of wd~50 even after it's gone

Tue Nov 25 It’s an odd thing to mourn a restaurant before it’s gone. Even more so when its chef is still young, vital and cooking. 

Nastassja Kinski is coming to Film Society of Lincoln Center

Tue Nov 25 Nastassja Kinksi has only appeared in one film since popping up in the last scene of David Lynch’s Inland Empire in 2006, but the German actor has always been elusive, even when you’re watching her. 

Roberta's is hosting a holiday market in their backyard

Tue Nov 25 Bushwick may be hating on SantaCon but that doesn't mean the neighborhood is going to be completely devoid of festive spirit this holiday season. 

NYC protest in solidarity over Ferguson verdict

Tue Nov 25 Last night a St. Louis County grand jury announced their decision not to bring criminal charges against Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for the killing of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in August. 

Meet the Undateables: Bill and Matt

Mon Nov 24 These lovelorn New Yorkers swear they're absolutely undateable. We pair them up to see if they're right.

Mysteryland Curators Announced; Line-Up Still a Mystery

Mon Nov 24 Euro-mainstay fest Mysteryland is set to return to the U.S. over Memorial Day weekend 2015

58 wonderful things opening in New York City this December

Mon Nov 24 Featuring the Winter's Eve Holiday Festival, Metamorphosis Lighting and New Year's Eve Fireworks

Get Slim Shady-inspired scoops tonight at Mikey Likes It Ice Cream

Mon Nov 24 We’ve heard of some pretty strange influences for ice cream, including Ben & Jerry’s SNL sketch pints, but Mikey Likes It Ice Cream has taken it even farther

See highlights from Death By Audio's final run of shows

Mon Nov 24 As we've previously mentioned, local institution Death By Audio closed its doors for good this past Saturday

21 awesome things happening in New York this week

Mon Nov 24 There are plenty of things to keep you busy through Thanksgiving.

Party for a good cause at our World AIDS Day concert

Fri Nov 21 On December 2, Time Out New York and Verboten are teaming up to bring you an exclusive chance to see international DJ duo Audiofly

"Sunshine Noir" at BAM lures with bright evil

Fi Nov 21 The template for a proper film noir calls for shadowy offices, a hard-bitten detective, a sultry femme fatale and the meanest of streets