Bring your biceps over to Roberta’s backyard this weekend for the Second Flex: Ladies Arm Wrestling competition. Eight decked-out lady wrestlers will compete in a round-robin style tournament to see who’s the strongest, and who plays the dirtiest.
Quiksilver Presents the Tony Hawk Vert Jam to officially kick off the Quiksilver Pro New York supported by Vitamin Water on Friday, September 2 with a massive halfpipe demo free to the public at Hudson River Park’s Pier 54.
Join us for a massive battle of Jedi vs. Sith in downtown New York City. Pick a side of the force and use that venerable, ancient, glowing tool: the lightsaber, in the ultimate nocturnal showdown. This year, our glowing nighttime skirmish gets ratcheted up to be a bigger and brighter experience.
During New York City’s Fashion Week 2011, fashionistas will have the opportunity to borrow one of the 30 bicycles designed by fashion royalty including Diane von Furstenberg, Isaac Mizrahi, Betsey Johnson, Elie Tahari and others.
Hannah “Harto” Hart is the star of YouTube sensation My Drunk Kitchen, which is exactly, hilariously what it sounds like: Hannah drinks in her kitchen and attempts to create food. Join Hannah at Housing Works Bookstore Cafe for a screening of her show followed by a Q&A and discussion of drinking and kitchens.
The free first annual New York Poetry Festival (NYPF) on Governors Island showcases the different formats, aesthetics, and personalities of New York City's reading series and collectives. Bring a picnic, blanket, sunscreen, and lots of water!