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

by CHRISTOPHER CONFESSORE · May 26, 2009

We are waiting for Stanley to return from out East, but if his Jitney finds its way home in time, we want to figure out where the best parties are tonight. Below are my picks of the night’s best events, and as always, you can find the full details as well as more events on our Calendar Page.

The Museum of Modern Art's 41st Annual Party in the Garden Where: The Museum of Modern Art Why: Dinner and dancing in the Garden, with a set from DJ Cassidy, and a live performance from the Grammy-winning artist Estelle. When: 7:00 pm - 12:00 pm

DBGB Kitchen and Bar Opening Party Where: DBGB Kitchen and Bar, 299 Bowery, NYC (map) Why: Daniel Boulud and Scott Kasen invite us to a sneak peak at DBGB Kitchen and Bar at the official opening party benefiting Citymeals-on-Wheels. When:Tue, May 26, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Book Party for Paula Froelich's "Mercury in Retrograde" Join Stanley and Rachelle, who are rushing back to try and bow at the altar of Paula, and find out who everybody really is in her new book. Where: By Invitation Only When: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Dating Boot Camp Series Where: 11th Floor Theater, 424 Fifth Avenue Authors Matt Titus and Tamsen Fadal, hand out advice and copies of their book Why Hasn’t He Called? You can register for your chance to win a date night! When: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm