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

by ALISON KRAWCZYK · May 14, 2010

It'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.



The Launch Of The DBA 98 Pen

When: Friday, May 14, 7 pm to 10 pm

Where: Invite Only

Why: A benefit for Riverkeeper


Free Arts NYC 11th Annual Art Auction

When: Friday May 14, 7 pm to 10:30 pm

Where: Saatchi and Saatchi

Why: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are hosting and the proceeds will benefit Free Arts NYC


Passion Pit Headlines The American Museum Of Natural History's One Step Beyond

When: Friday, May 14, 9 pm to 1 am

Where: Central Park West

Why: Passion Pit will be DJing, Whoopi Goldberg will narrate the space show


The Pink Agenda Spring Gala at The Box

When: Saturday ,May 15, 7 pm to 10 pm

Where: The Box

Why: The event is to benefit Breast Cancer research, and will feature a performance from 'Love, Loss, & What I Wore'


Patti Smith Live In Concert: A Benefit For The American Folk Art Museum

When: Saturday, May 15, 8 pm to 12 am

Where: Espace

Why: Patti Smith performance, aerial performance by Cirque-tacular Entertainment


Riverkeeper's Shad Fest & Hudson River Celebration

When: Sunday, May 16, 12 pm to 5 pm

Where: Boscobel House & Gardens

Why: A Whole Foods picnic, live music from Uncle Wade, Other Corner Jug Band, and Evan Watson