Don’t have enough “to-do’s” in your datebook? Not invited to all the best parties, but willing to crash? Stalking a certain celebrity? Here’s what’s going on this week on the (mostly) invite-only scene, with some events you can still catch, even if you didn’t make the Party God’s “Nice List” this week.
Tuesday, June 24, 2008
The Launch of Gradient Magazine hosted by W Hotels, V1 Private Jets and Patron
Be There or Be Square: Event will be held at the downtown W Hotel & Residences, 90 West Street (corner of Albany St) from 7:00pm until 10:00pm.
Event Description: Patron, W Hotels & Residences, V1 Private Jets, and hosts including Sabine Heller, Claw Money, Sky Nellor, Alvin Valley, and Eleanor Ylvisaker present GRADIENT Magazine.
How to score your tickets: Bribery? Say your with me!
How the Other Half Hamptons NY Book Launch
Be There or Be Square: From 9:00pm-11:00 pm at 1Oak, 453 West 17th Street, New York
Event Description: Debut Novelist and former POST columnist Jasmin Rosemberg releases her book “How the *Other* Half Hamptons”, chronicling the share house culture of the Hamptons. Cocktails will be served by Moet Hennessy, you can browse around the jewelry available by Jill Jacobson, Handbags by Fergie for Kipling and Bourjouis Cosmetics while your ears are entertained by Jeremy Fraenkel’s favorite DJ, Jesse Marco.
How to score your tickets: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday, June 26, 2008
Be There or Be Square: 9:00pm-2:00 am at Tavern on the Green
Event Description: This and every Thursday, Enzo Zullo and friends are hosting bbq’ing in the garden and DJ music inside and out at Tavern on the Green.
How to score your tickets: Email Enzo at Enzozullo@aol.com or call him at (646) 696-1669
Noel Ashman’s Birhday Party at the Plumm
Be There or Be Square: The Plumm, 246 W 14th St New York, NY 10011
Event Description: If you remember last year’s party, you know this year’s party for the film/ music producer and owner of The Plumm is going to be a lot of fun! You may even run into one of his partners in his ownership of the Plumm, actors Chris Noth and Jesse Bradford, former Yankees David Wells, music mogul Damon Dash, or the comeback tour ‘kid’, New Kid’s on The Block member Joey McIntyre.
How to score your tickets: Weren’t invited? Call the Plumm at (212) 675-1567, or try to come in after 1:30am, when the bouncers are usually more kind.
Tikva's Sixth Annual Drive for Life
Be There or Be Square: Chelsea Piers, Pier 59 from 6:30pm-10:30pm.
Event Description: Hosts and Honorees Marc Ecko, Jeff Cohen of Kenneth Cole, Adam Pfeffer and Oren Sendowski present Tikva’s Drive for Life. Proceeds from each couple’s ticket sales will feed 2 children for an entire year and help aid Tikva in their mission to care for the homeless and abused Jewish children of the Odessa region of Ukraine. Tikva helps these children by providing loving homes, social services, education and an opportunity for a brighter future through immigration to Israel. There will be games like hoop-shooting, boxing, Dance Dance Revolution, raffles and other opportunities to win cool prizes, as well as a performance by the NJ Nets Dancers, celebrity appearances, food stations from Dougies BBQ, Burgers Bar, Talia's Steakhouse, Noah's Ark, Eden Wok, Tea for Two, The Pasta Factory, Kosher Wine Society, Chantilly and more, and each couple will get a basket of 60 personalized golf balls.
How to score your tickets: Tickets are $1,800/Couple; Contact Miryam Reinitz at email@example.com or on the telephone at 917-262-1818. Sponsorship Levels: Patron ($1,800+) 1 basket of golf balls Dinner for 2 Silver ($3,600+) 2 baskets of golf balls Signage in 1 golf bay Dinner for 4 Gold ($5,000+) Recognition in event program 3 baskets of golf balls Signage in 3 golf bays Dinner for 6 Platinum ($10,000+) Prominent sign in golf club Signage in party room Special recognition in event program 6 baskets of golf balls Signage in 4 golf bays Dinner for 12 Diamond ($18,000+) Signage in the party room Special recognition in event program 10 baskets of golf balls Signage in 6 golf bays Dinner for 20 Titanium ($36,000+) Prominent sign in golf club Signage in the party room Special recognition in event program 12 baskets of golf balls Signage in 10 golf bays Dinner for 24 Bling Bling ($50,000+) Coaching from golf professionals Prominent sign in golf club Special recognition in event program 15 baskets of golf balls Signage in 15 golf bays Dinner for 30.
Friday, June 27, 2008
13th Annual Newport Flower Show
Be There or Be Square: The Newport Flower Show will be held from June 27 until June 29th from 10:30 am to 5:00 pm, June 28 & 29, 9 am to 5 pm at the Rosecliff, 548 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island.
Event Description: Because you were going to get a hobby "Explore! Botanical Passions" presented by thePreservation Society of Newport County, there will be free lectures and demonstrations featuring garden experts, like Kathy Rainer and Tricky Wolfes of Parties to Die For, a Gardeners' Marketplace, with rare specialty plants, flower stalls and essential garden accessories and an opening night cocktail party feauring live entertainment.
How to score your tickets: Tickets are$15, day of show $20 ($15 for Preservation Society members) and can be found online at www.NewportFlowerShow.org, or by contacting the Newport special events office at (401) 847-1000.
Saturday, June 28, 2008
Izzy Gold Summer Trunk Show
Be There or Be Square: Blue & Cream East Hampton (60 On the Circle) from 5:00-7:00pm.
Event Description: Enjoy some cocktails and purchase the latest creations from Izzy Gold!
How to score your tickets: rsvp@IZZYGOLD.com
NARSAD Celebration of the Arts
Be There or Be Square: 7:30pm-11:00pm at Twin Oaks Farm and Sculpture Garden (93 Merchants Path, Sagaponack, NY).
Event Description: Enjoy dinner, cocktails and fun, featuring a live theatre performance and a silent auction.
How to score your tickets: email events@Narsad.org, tickets are $250.00
Calendar filled yet??
Make - ? - Kerry Cassidy
Saturday, May 18
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.