"The Playground" Your Guide On What To Do Tonight...

by guestofaguest · June 17, 2009

artpartyinvite521099-112x124It’s time to figure out where some of the best parties are tonight. Below are our picks of tonight’s top events. And, as always, you can find the full details as well as more events on our Calendar Page.

Whitney Art Party Where: Skylight Why: Bid on artwork to support the Museum and its education programs, then dance all night to Kid America on Hudson Street. When: 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

Destination Opening Party Where: By Invitation Only Why: Get a peek at the new bar from Dan Maccarone and his tech god partners, converted from the old Boy's Room.  The new Foursquare hangout? The public gets to come in after 8. When: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

WAYUU TAYA Foundation 6th Annual Fundraising Gala Where: Urban Zen at Stephen Weiss Studio Why: Join Patricia Velasquez, Donna Karan, and Padma Lakshmi as they salute local activists and raise funds to help improve the lives of Latin-American indigenous people When: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

NYWIFT’s Designing Women Gala Where: Clearview Chelsea Cinemas Why: Among the stars saluting those unsung heroes who make them look good are Blake Lively, Sam Waterston & John Turturro. When: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

New Friends of Cooke Summer Soiree Where: Tribeca Rooftop Why: Enjoy a cool rooftop breeze with great food and drinks, and support the Cooke Center for Learning and Development. When: 7:00 pm - 12:00 pm

Bikes Rock! Where: South Street Seaport Why: A freemusical performances by Jon Spencer Blues Explosion and special guests with a river view and sunset, as part of the Bicycle Film Fest. When: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm