5 Things To Know This AM — Mar 04 2013

If you're looking for a way to spice up your nightlife routine, why not take it to the high seas? Duchess Lounge is a brand new way to kick back with a cocktail, and it's all on top of a Hudson River cruise boat. (World Yacht)
Red Bull's latest event lineup is not your average music festival. All kinds of bands and performers will be taking over NYC starting April 28, holding concerts, club nights, and talks, so you can learn everything there is to know when it comes to tunes. (Red Bull Music Academy)
Snooki made her return to media (after a much-needed hiatus) to talk about all things babies, marriage, and well, non-Jersey Shore. Plus, she's debuting a whole new toned-down look that we actually kind of love. (XO Jane)
Calling all winos! David Burke Kitchen is hosting an extra extravagant affair, boasting four courses (think Softshell Crab Salad and Venison), along with pairings of Joseph Drouhin wines. The dinner will be held on March 13, but call 212-201-9119 now to secure your res. (David Burke Kitchen)
By now, you've probably heard all about the dreaded MetroCard fare hike. But, did you know there's a full-on grassroots movement to stick it to the MTA in return? (Daily Intel)

Photo: Via World Yacht