It’s been a little over a week since Octfest descended on Governors Island, but we’re still feeling funky. Despite a truly rainy forecast, the grounds stayed firm and not too muddy during the international beer and music festival presented by Pitchfork and October. Over two days, several thousand guests enjoyed world class music all while […]
I’ve heard quite a few friends say that they are “boycotting” Fourth of July this year. That orange-faced assclown will have most of us second guessing our lackluster patriotism as we drink shitty domestic beer and dine on nitrate-laced meats this weekend. At least the “holiday” falls on a boring old Tuesday this time around […]
I hope you’ve got your AC running, because this week is HOT! It’s hot outside. It’s hot in your poorly ventilated, ancient apartment building. And perhaps most importantly, this column is hot because we’ve got some truly steamy shows hitting the Big Apple this weekend. Oh yes, oh yes! This week’s Club Crush will have […]
The 11th annual Vendy Awards were hosted on Governor’s Island this weekend. With 25 vendors competing over 5 categories, there was enough to eat and drink to last a week, let alone a day.
If you’ve studied your international party guide, you’d know that the Full Moon Festival is an all-night beach party that takes place on the island of Ko Pha Ngan in Thailand, the day before every Full Moon. Well this year you don’t have to go nearly as far to get a taste of what everyone’s […]
This year’s Figment Festival is happening Saturday, June 9, and Sunday, June 10, on Governors Island. The festival features over 200 participatory art projects, a tree house, interactive sculpture garden and an artist created minigolf course. The festival is free to the public and runs from 10am to 6pm this weekend. Details and a complete […]
The fine folks over at Brokelyn have compiled a comprehensive list of events happening on Governors Island. You can find the entire list by clicking here.