Critics' pick
Photograph: Grace Chu
Part performance, part dance party and an all-around cool way to spend an evening, this mash-up event is brought to you by the Breslin and the Dance Cartel, with choreography by Ani Taj and special guests at each edition. (Past performers include Reggie Watts and Lady Rizo.). For more information, go to thedancecartel.com.
Event phone: 212-679-2222
Event website: http://thedancecartel.com