The Candle Bar, the oldest gay bar in NYC and the last gay bar on the UWS is closing just as Pride Weekend is starting. They're having everything must go drink specials. Why not join me on Friday June 19th at 7:30 in saying goodbye to another bit of local color. I will sit on the jukebox all night and keep it from getting stupid.
Okay so LoRichTimes and I are going to be in NYC this weekend and we would like to have drinks with MeFites! Saturday May 30th at 2 PM, B. Café at 2nd and 75th on the Upper East Side. Come hang out with us and enjoy the (almost) patio weather. [more inside]
Hey, I'm coming to Brooklyn on the weekend of June 5th to beat around and be a tourist for a bit. Anyone want to get drinks/dinner in the area? I heard the 4th Avenue Pub was good, but I don't know the area, so I'm open to other venues, and any time between Friday afternoon and Saturday night is fine by me. EDIT: Let's go to Mission Dolores! If people would prefer a different time, I'm definitely open to changing that until like a week before I come down.
Long-time MeFi user Phire is gonna be in New York City from May 28th to June 1st! We should obviously get together at some point while she's around (and I'll make a pilgrimage up if at all possible). Quoth her: "The only firm commitment we have is the game on Sunday afternoon, so maybe just propose something for that weekend and see what times work for people?"
Beers and conversation (but not too loud!) at our monthly Manhattan stop on the weekly-meetup tour.
Sorry for the late post! I hope to see y'all Thursday evening.
I know there are NYC-area MCU fans on Metafilter, so let's go see the new Avengers movie! 7:30p on 4/30 is the first 2D showing at the Regal Battery Park. Tickets are $16.60 with fees via Fandango. See you there! [more inside]
It's back to my neck of the woods this week, as I'm recovering from a pretty gnarly back injury, and I'm trying to keep my travel to a minimum. (Next week we'll venture forth again!)
Fresh off our 3rd anniversary show, Hip Hop Debate is putting on its first show in Astoria, at the brand-new Q.E.D. space! [more inside]
To quote 1970s Antihero: "Let's meet up and drink beers. Because we're adults and we can."
Edit: We have moved to Perdition, since the Three Monkeys was a madhouse. As suggested by hactar, we're going to try The Three Monkeys in Midtown. Start time this week is 7pm. And as far as I can tell from their website, there will be no terrible open mics.
Edit: We are decamping to one stop beer shop on Kingsland to avoid the open mic here at Boulevard. One more in my new neighborhood before I acquiesce and choose a Manhattan location for next week. I'm setting the starting time for this one at 7, since I'll be coming from work, but I can change it to 6:30pm if others want to start without me.
As discussed at the Keg & Lantern meetup: I'm resurrecting the weekly meetup. This time, it's on Wednesday.
I'm going to be in NYC the weekend of April 25th, and I'd love to organize an outing to the bottle beach at Dead Horse Bay in Brooklyn. Anyone interested? [more inside]
I'm going to start at Liberty NYC at 6 PM Saturday and hang out there until 7:30ish. Come by and say hi! MeMail me for my phone number if you think you'll come after 7:30 PM -- We won't go far. [more inside]
It appears that I am going to be finding myself alone on Valentine's Day night in NYC. Let's drink! [more inside]
Hey! I'm mid-move between Jersey City and Philadelphia, and this weekend I'll be in the area grabbin' some stuff. Let's maybe do a thing? [more inside]
Turns out they're at Irving Plaza's Fillmore tonight. I realise it's short notice, but if any MeFites are attending, this'll likely be the last non-Brooklyn shindig of 2014!
Same old, same old. Bring your games, bring your food, bring your drinks. We start at 2pm. UPDATE: We will be ending at 8pm this time.
It's been a while. My fiancee and I will be in New York City the evenings of Wednesday, 29 October through Saturday, 1 November. We would love to see the awesome New York MeFites! I'm thinking Revival would be a good place to meet on 8 p.m. on Saturday, 1 November.
Because of life and stuff,* there has not been an October meetup. Our November meetup will be Saturday the 15th. We'll start at 2pm. Bring your games, snacks and/or drinks. [more inside]
We have confirmed a Manhattan meetup on Sat. Oct. 18th! Since I'm in NYC for the weekend I'd like to follow it up with a brunch & beergarden meetup on Sunday, Oct 19th. [more inside]
Happy Karaoke Fun Time is a musical improv group that I DJ for. We're taking a giant step and performing our show Off-Broadway! [more inside]
I'll be visiting gaspode Oct. 18-21 & would love to meet up with NYC MeFites again. So how about Saturday night, October 18th? I'm open to suggestions for venue. ETA Sept. 25: Let's meet at Barcade (their Flatiron location), 8 PM or whenever you get there to join us. Can't wait to meet you all!
I haven't posted a show here in a while, but this one's kind of a big deal! My new team, Shiva†, is making their debut with two other new teams (and two established ones) at the Queen's Secret Improv Club. [more inside]
Hello, MetaFilter! I'll be popping by Brooklyn from the 6th to the 11th of this month, and I wonder if anyone would care for a quick lunch meet-up (let's say on Sunday the 7th) with me, Mrs quidnunc and the quidnunc baby (him name: quark). Somewhere nice in Williamsburg or thereabouts may be easiest, and a pub is always an option if drunch is better than lunch. Or an afternoon cocktail or tea party, or whatever. Or feel free to tell me where to go, either literally or figuratively. [more inside]
Let's get dim sum at Pacificana on Sunday, October 12th. [more inside]
Our September meetup will be Saturday the 20th. We'll start at 2pm. Bring your games, snacks and/or drinks. [more inside]
Our August meetup will be SUNDAY the 24th. We'll start at 2pm. Bring your games, snacks and/or drinks. [more inside]
I have been wanting to check out the MoMA PS1 museum, an extension of MoMA in Long Island City. On Saturdays in the summer, they also have Warm Up Dance Parties from 3 - 9 pm. [more inside]
Please join us for what is sure to be a rollicking good time at our favorite Hell's Kitchen bar. [more inside]
Our July meetup will be Saturday the 26th. We'll start at 2pm. Bring your games, snacks and/or drinks. [more inside]
For her tenth birthday, my oldest daughter asked for a trip to New York City (we're from Louisiana.) No trip would be complete without a MetaFilter meetup. We're CONFIRMED! [more inside]
aka mountmccabe and ausdemfenster start to say goodbye to NYC [more inside]
I'm visiting NYC next weekend and would like to finally meet all you lovely folks. Is anyone up for a meetup in the afternoon/early evening of June 15th? Maybe somewhere outdoors- or patio-y to take advantage of the nice weather? I'm staying in Chelsea but am happy to travel wherever on the subway/transit system.
Open to suggestions for time/venue! Zombie Hut at 2 PM on June 15th it is! Join us!
Reading through some old AskMe posts, I saw that a lot of people had responded to various questions about being gay/lesbian/bi/etc in NYC with offers to meet up and hang out. And I thought, well, I could stalker-ily message those people, or I could just post an event and see if anyone is into it. [more inside]
Starting May 30th, The Discovery Times Square Pavilion will be featuring an interactive Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N experience with props, displays, and such. And while I'm sure it'll be pricey and cheesy and dumb - I WANT TO GO YOU GUYS. [more inside]
The Thrilling Adventure Hour will be doing a show at The Town Hall on Saturday, May 10th at 8pm. Any mefites planning on attending? Anyone interested in congregating somewhere before or after the show? [more inside]
Degenerate Art: The Attack on Modern Art in Nazi Germany, 1937 is an exhibition of work banned and surpressed by the Third Reich. It's being shown at the Neue on the Upper East Side in NYC until June 30th. I think we should see it sometime in April. Like sometime In the second week of April.
It's a week. Time for a meetup. [more inside]
You can just take and not give if you don't have stuff to trade! Anybody interested in meeting up and trading some plant cuttings or succulent leaves for propagating? There must be other windowsill gardeners here with lots of plant babies... [more inside]
Let's revive the weekly meet up. Next Thursday upstairs at Revival on 15th Street.
Our May meetup will be Saturday the 24th. We'll start at 2pm. Bring your games, snacks and/or drinks. [more inside]
Our April meetup will be Saturday the 19th. We'll start at 2pm. Bring your games, snacks and/or drinks. [more inside]
POSTPONED. Due to illness, I've got to delay this meetup until Sunday. Therefore, our March meetup will be Sunday the 16th. We'll start at 2pm. Bring your games, snacks and/or drinks. [more inside]
Our February meetup will be Saturday the 1st. We'll start at 2pm. Bring your games, snacks and/or drinks. [more inside]
I am speaking in Manhattan (Baruch College, Madison Sq. Park area) on Wednesday January 15th and would love to meet up with folks for dinner/drinks afterwards. [more inside]
A spin off from the other New Years meetup thread. Things that are known: wanting to go to the steam whistles at Pratt; wanting to eat, drink, and be merry beforehand. Things that are unknown: Where and when to eat, drink, and be merry. [more inside]