5 Things To Know This AM — Aug 20 2013

Everyone wants to be like NYC. Even when it comes to Cronuts. (Thrillist)
Tennis, anyone? Get 40% off tickets to the 2013 U.S. Open Tennis Championships. (Timeout)
Great food, great chefs, great party! There are only 11 days left to donate to CITY GRIT's Kickstarter campaign and snag a ticket to next year's sure-to-be-delectable opening party. (CITY GRIT)
Gentlemen, this one's for you! The Manual is the essential guide for men, providing insight on how to lead an engaged life filled with fashion, food, drink, travel, and more. (The Manual)
The force will be with you on Thursday, August 29 at Union Square Petco's celebration of their Star Wars Pet Fans Collection. From 3 to 7 p.m., pets and their parents can enjoy complimentary treats and photos with Darth Vader and Chewbacca. (Petco)
Photo: Courtesy of Petco.

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