November 2014 events calendar for New York City

Plan your month with our events calendar of the very best activities, including Thanksgiving activities and our picks from theater, the arts and music

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November 20, Macys unveils their holiday windows

Give thanks for our events calendar for November, which will help you make plans for Thanksgiving and the rest of the month. Use our guide to find the best holiday events, including the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and 2014 Radio City Christmas Spectacular. For those who just want to rock out, November has a ton of great concerts including Alt-J and FKA twigs.

Featured events in November 2014

Videology Presents Movie Trivia

Don't let your knowledge of Nicolas Cage quotes go to waste. Gather your friends for six rounds of cinema trivia, complete with famous clips and dramatic scene reenactments. The winning team gets a free round of drinks.

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Videology Tuesday February 3 2015 - Tuesday December 29 2015 Free

Roots

Critics' pick

House heroes Louie Vega (of Masters at Work) and Kevin Hedge (of Blaze) have kept New York dance music alive and kicking for more than 10 years with their long-running midweek dance party. Show up before 11pm for free admission, plus an open vodka bar from 10 to 11pm!

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Cielo Wednesday February 4 2015 - Thursday December 31 2015

Gazillion Bubble Show

Critics' pick

Self-described “bubble scientist” Fan Yang's blissfully disarming act (now performed by his son, Deni) consists mainly of generating a dazzling succession of bubbles in mind-blowing configurations, filling them with smoke or linking them into long chains. Lasers and flashing colored lights add to the trippy visuals.—David Cote

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New World Stages Until Sunday December 27 2015

Mobile Mondays! 45s

Critics' pick

Start your week with funk, soul, rock, punk, new wave, pop, salsa, calypso, reggae, rhythm & blues, disco and anything else that's danceable, spun (on 45rpm vinyl) by Just Blaze, Misbehaviour, $$$ Mike, Operator EMZ, Joey Carvello, Natasha Diggs and guests. This Monday is Gene Brown's “Super Producer Live Beat Showcase” featuring DJ Scratch, Spinna, Rashad Smith, Statik Selektah, legendary producer Easy Mo Bee and special surprise guests!

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The Bowery Electric Monday February 2 2015 - Tuesday December 29 2015

Free events in November 2014

Songs at the New World

Singers Colleen Harris and Lindsay Morgan and pianist Will TN Hall anchor this long-running showcase for aspiring vocalists.

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The Green Room Monday February 2 2015 - Monday December 28 2015 Free

Videology Presents Movie Trivia

Don't let your knowledge of Nicolas Cage quotes go to waste. Gather your friends for six rounds of cinema trivia, complete with famous clips and dramatic scene reenactments. The winning team gets a free round of drinks.

Read more
Videology Tuesday February 3 2015 - Tuesday December 29 2015 Free

Cocktails, Comics and Cartoons!

Join fellow nerds every Wednesday at Videology to watch cartoon screenings like X-Men: The Animated Series and The Venture Bros. You’ll also get a look at new and classic comics via Bushwick’s Vinyl Fantasy. There’s a special cartoon happy hour (4–7pm) and snacks from El Gato Nacho till 11pm.

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Videology Wednesday February 4 2015 - Thursday December 31 2015 Free

The Kings of Karaoke

This serenader’s heaven boasts an impressive song selection, with 13 years’ worth of tunes from previous Kings performers. So gargle some saltwater and get that voice ready to belt along to your favorite hit, or just grab a PBR and cheer on a friend!

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Union Hall Until Friday December 25 2015 Free

TV Night

Sit back with a pint as you watch shows like Mad Men, Girls and Breaking Bad without giving into “homebody syndrome.”

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Videology Sunday February 1 2015 - Sunday December 27 2015 Free

Music events in November

Mobile Mondays! 45s

Critics' pick

Start your week with funk, soul, rock, punk, new wave, pop, salsa, calypso, reggae, rhythm & blues, disco and anything else that's danceable, spun (on 45rpm vinyl) by Just Blaze, Misbehaviour, $$$ Mike, Operator EMZ, Joey Carvello, Natasha Diggs and guests. This Monday is Gene Brown's “Super Producer Live Beat Showcase” featuring DJ Scratch, Spinna, Rashad Smith, Statik Selektah, legendary producer Easy Mo Bee and special surprise guests!

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The Bowery Electric Monday February 2 2015 - Tuesday December 29 2015

Roots

Critics' pick

House heroes Louie Vega (of Masters at Work) and Kevin Hedge (of Blaze) have kept New York dance music alive and kicking for more than 10 years with their long-running midweek dance party. Show up before 11pm for free admission, plus an open vodka bar from 10 to 11pm!

Read more
Cielo Wednesday February 4 2015 - Thursday December 31 2015

More events in November 2014

"Submerged"

Critics' pick

Experience the life of a sub pilot at “Submerged,” an interactive exhibit where you’re encouraged to explore the Growler, the only strategic missile submarine in the United States open to the public. The 40-foot-long sub is located in the museum’s hands-on gallery, the Exploreum Interactive Hall. Climb onto the bunks where sailors slept, check out the old mess hall, and act like you’re navigating in the engine room by using the periscope. Visitors also get a lesson in how submarines submerge and move through water.

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Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Until Friday January 1 2016

Accomplice: New York

Tom and Betsy Salamon’s unique adventure—part interactive theater, part scavenger hunt, part walking tour—draws participants into an amusing web of puzzles and intrigue. You can choose between the three-hour New York tour, which takes you through diverse historical neighborhoods of lower Manhattan, or the two-hour Village tour, which travels through Greenwich Village. Groups of up to eight are booked every half hour; go to accomplicetheshow.com.

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Various locations Until Thursday December 31 2015

Gazillion Bubble Show

Critics' pick

Self-described “bubble scientist” Fan Yang's blissfully disarming act (now performed by his son, Deni) consists mainly of generating a dazzling succession of bubbles in mind-blowing configurations, filling them with smoke or linking them into long chains. Lasers and flashing colored lights add to the trippy visuals.—David Cote

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New World Stages Until Sunday December 27 2015

Night Train with Wyatt Cenac

Critics' pick

This weekly offering, hosted with a cool head and a warm heart by former Daily Show correspondent Wyatt Cenac, welcomes great young New York comics and noteworthy out-of-towners.

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Littlefield Monday February 2 2015 - Monday December 28 2015

Comments

3 comments
Graham W
Graham W

Thanks for the information. There is also a new sitehttp://www.bookmyentry.com/ and it is also a good way to promote events. They merge events and social media features and create free event based communities.

Kate M
Kate M

Hi 


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