Weekend Warrior: Our Offical Cheat-Sheet



new-york-weekend-guide-2Score! Pop Up Swap—Trade in your old stuff, from books to music and housewares and walk away with all kinds of new knickknacks. With all remaining items going to charity, this is what we call a serious score!
Saturday, May 29th at the BKLYN Yard, 388-400 Carroll Street, Brooklyn, NY, Free for all ages!

Mike Nouveau and Grandlife BBQ Part
y—Hosted by Isabelle McNally and Steven Rojas, this is the BBQ party to kick off the summer. Held in the Yard of Soho Grand, the party starts early, so get ready to have a long day of cheap drinks, burgers, and good music courtesy of DJs Mike Nouveau and Franco V.
Friday, May 28th, 3p.m. - 9:00p.m., The Yard at Soho Grand, 310 West Broadway, (between Grand and Canal streets), RSVP: events@grandlifenyc.com

Marc Jacobs and Saks Sale —Calling All Marc Fans! This is a sale you won't wanna miss out on. Here are the rules, spend $250, get 20%, spend $500, get 25% off, spend $1000, get 30% off. Got it? Good! Now go!
Saturday, May 29; Saks Fifth Avenue, 611 Fifth Avenue, (between 49th and 50th streets)

Shop Les Nouvelles—Now through Memorial Day weekend and ending on Monday at midnight, shop this online store for a 25% discount off of all spring and summer pieces. Everyone from Rag & Bone to Jenni Kayne and Surface to Air will be up for grabs. But wait, the best part is that you can do it all from your couch. Ahh the joys of online shoppping.
Start shopping here!

BKLYN Yard Parked Sale—Food cart lovers, unite! This is your one-stop shop to try out all the best eats New York has to offer—in parked trucks of course. Dumplings, cupcakes, pie.... are your mouths watering yet?
Monday May 31st at noon, 388 - 400 Carroll Street, Brooklyn, NY, Free for all ages!

Arts at The Armory—Ever wondered what 30 pounds of discarded clothes looked like? Well then you've gotta check out this installation by Christian Boltanski, who also features an exhibit where you can record you own heartbeat and donate it to the artist.
Noon to 7:30p.m., Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Avenue, (between 66th and 67th streets), $12 general admission

Luna Park Opens in Coney Island—Nothing says summer like a roller-coaster on the beach! Get your scream on all day long. Just make sure to eat your lunch after you buckle up and enjoy the thrill.
Saturday, May 29th, 1000 Surf Avenue, Coney Island, Brooklyn , Free Admission, $3-5 per ride.

Express And GQ Celebrate Fleet Week—Pretend you're part of Sex and the City and enjoy all the fun fleet week has to offer at GQ's celebration of their new cologne Honor. Maybe you'll even get a chance to snag a sailor!
Saturday, May 29th from 9a.m. to 8p.m., Intrepid pier, West 46th Street, across from Tower 2.

Free Energy After Party—This Saturday swing by Brooklyn Bowl to get your dose of Free Energy, aka a killer DJ set and after party with the dudes from Boy Crisis.
Saturday, May 29, Brooklyn Bowl, 61 Wythe Ave (between N11 and N12 streets), Doors at 11, 21+ with ID, FREE WITH RSVP. When you arrive, tell the doorperson you are on the GBH guest list.

Yestadt Millinery and Henri Bendel Trunk Show—Stock up on some of Yestadt's serious hats to shade you from the sun. We definitely say YES to this trunk show.
Saturday, May 29th and Sunday May, 31; Henri Bendel, 72 Fifth avenue, (between 55th and 5th streets),10a.m. to 7p.m.