Still got your red, white and blue outfit on from the 4th of July? The sound of Fireworks still ringing in your ears? Take Monday to wash off any remnants of star spangled face/body paint and by Tuesday you should be ready to get back into the New York Groove. Take a page or two out of my calendar and fill yours!
The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation Summer Series Cocktails and Shopping
Be there or be square: Hollywould Boutique; 198 Elizabeth Street, NYC. Shopping starts at 11:30am, cocktail party begins at 6:00pm; both shopping and the cocktail party end at 8:00pm. Event Description: Hollywould shoe boutique hosts an event sponsored by Clark’s Botanicals, drinks provided by Domaine de Canton, with 10% of the days proceeds benefitting the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation How to score your tickets: Stop by the Hollywould Shoe Boutique for some shopping, socializing, spirits and to support a good cause.
The Community Coalition’s Evening aboard the Forbes Highlander
Be there or be square: Be at Chelsea’s Pier 60 (West 23rd Street) by 6:15, for a 7:15 boat launch. Event Description: The Community Coalition Board hosts an Evening aboard the Highlander Yacht. Coalition Board President Moira Forbes Mumma and hosts Catherine I. Forbes, Allison Wiess Brady and Sabina Forbes II along with a committee of supporters will be there for a night of dinner, dancing, champagne, caviar and an auction to benefit The Community Coalition. How to score your tickets: Contact Lindsay Myers at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (610) 415-1167 to purchase the $200.00 tickets.
Wednesday, July 09, 2008
Kevin Powell for Congress, featuring Dave Chappelle
Be there or be square: 7:00pm until 10:00pm at Eugene; 27 West 24th St., New York City. Event Description: Two-time Emmy Award winner, comedian Dave Chappelle hosts an evening on behalf of Kevin Powell for Congress along with Gloria Steinem, Chris Rock, Malaak Compton-Rock, Susan Taylor, Cornel West and Democracy for America-New York. How to score your tickets: Tickets range from $75.00 to $2300.00, they can be purchased from Marisa King-Redwood and Milady Andrews-Morgan at email@example.com or 212-360-0399.
Thursday, July 10, 2008
Mina Jacqueline’s Birthday Party
Be there or be square: 6:00pm-7:30pm at Cornelia Day Resort; 663 Fifth Avenue Event Description: Sip lavender sparklers on the rooftop garden of Cornelia Day Resort while talking about fashion and lifestyle with my friend Mina Jacqueline-Au, the founder and CEO of Bon-Luxe and a respected style guru. How to score your tickets: Invite only to this sweetie’s shindig.
Food Banks Young Professionals Happy Hour
Be there or be square: Le Royale Club (21 7th Avenue South), from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Event Description: Summer Happy Hour to support the Food Bank For New York City and raise funds and awareness for the Food Bank's Community Kitchen, which serves over 600 meals daily to the Harlem community. Co-Chairs: Zachary Pomerantz and Anthonia Okoh. How to score your tickets: Contact Zachary Pomerantz firstname.lastname@example.org or 917-859-4859 to make your $25.00 tax-deductible contribution.
MILK’s 10 year Anniversary Barbeque
Be there or be square: Milk Studios Loading Dock, 449 West 14th Street between 9th and 10th Avenues, from 7:00pm-10:00pm Event Description: MILK Studios will celebrate their 10 year Anniversary with a Summer Barbeque with their friends @ Magnum Photos, Shut Skateboards, Red Bull, Ready Set and Spin Magazine! There is also going to be a show performed by MILK staff. How to score your tickets: RSVP is mandatory, email@example.com
Friday, July 11, 2008
Be there or be square: Beginning at 9:30pm, Eric and his fellow partygoers will be hitting up Mercer kitchen, followed by Schillers Event Description: Former Rips underwear and D&G model, Eric Amat celebrates another year young! How to score your tickets: Eric is just about the nicest kid I know so just come in and say hi!
Sunday, July 13, 2008
PIANOS FREE Concert Be there or be square: 8:00pm until 3:00am at Pianos on Ludlow and Stanton, NY, NY Event Description: New Madrid, Ghost Lion and Blood St. bands are going to be giving a free concert. How to score your tickets: The show is free, and is hosted by Citizen Music; you can contact Nick@CitizenMusic.net to find out more.
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