1. New downtown bar Coup is the perfect place to grab a drink after work. The place features big-name guest bartenders slinging drinks for a good cause.
2. Spend the night with fellow nerds at The Lord of the Rings trivia at Hill and Bay. You can even win $50 off your tab.
3. If you want to find the best new theater offerings, check out the New York Musical Festival. Running now through August 6, it has the shows everyone will soon be talking about.
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