Best game nights
Wed Mar 25 2009
Showfolks Clams Casino and Neil O’Fortune keep the crowd guessing at this celebrity-driven monthly game show. Past guests have included Randy Jones, Mo Rocca, Martha Plimpton and Zach Galifianakis. Slipper Room, 167 Orchard St at Stanton St (212-253-7246, gameshowspeakeasy.com). $5.
The Big Quiz Thing
Talk about edutainment: TONY copy chief Noah Tarnow is the producer and quizmaster for this smarty-pants night, which boasts all the clever trivia (and cash prizes) of a real live game show. Crash Mansion, 199 Bowery at Spring St (bigquizthing.com). Every other Monday 7:30pm, $7.
Rocky Sullivan's World Famous Pub Quiz
Test your gray matter at this modestly titled showdown, which includes both a photo and music round. 34 Van Dyke St at Dwight St, Red Hook, Brooklyn (718-246-8050, rockysullivans.com). Thu 8pm.
Monday Night Bingo at Bowery
Bingo is its name-o, but this only-for-adults game comes with dirty cracks from draggy jokesters Murray Hill and Linda Simpson. Bingo cards cost $2 and prizes include cash and booze. Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery between Bleecker and Houston Sts (212-614-0505). Mon 7:30, 10pm.
World Beer Pong Tour
Who said you didn't learn anything in college? Have a boozy-good time while competing for cash prizes and a spot in the Vegas World Series. Various venues (worldpongtour.com)
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