Recommended Shit To Do In New York This February
10-61 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City, New York
In an exhibition curated by Patrick Neal, artists Loren Britton, Maria Dimanshtein, Nicholas Fraser, JF Lynch and Andrew Prayzner explore storytelling through text. The opening reception will take place on February 2nd from 6-9, but feel free to stop by anytime before April 6th.
Find out more here: https://www.facebook.com/events/128562634619523/
Bad Form: Poetry as Dissent
188 Woodpoint Road Brooklyn, NY 11211
Let’s talk about breaking the rules, y’all. GlitterMOB and Liz Bowen are hosting a little get together on February 4th from 1-3 at New Women Space. It’s guaranteed to be a discussion full of poetry, form, and shattering the norm.
PoetNY Open Mic ft. Alain Ginsberg
308 Bowery, New York, New York 10012
If you live in New York City and you’ve never attended a Bowery Poetry Club open mic night, this is your month. Poet Alan Ginseberg will be performing on February 11th, and there will be 20 other 3 minute slots for the first people to sign up. Be there at 8!
The Chinese New Year
On Friday, February 16th from 12 pm to 10 pm, Chinatown is going to be popping. Dragons, street vendors, and more. It’s one of the best places to be this winter.
Selena at Brooklyn Bazaar
150 Greenpoint Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11222
ANYTHING FOR SELENAS. I don’t really think I need to say more, but I will. Brooklyn Bazaar is hosting a free screening of Selena on February 21st from 8 - 11 pm. Seating is first come first serve, so you better get there fast.