Weekend Warrior: Our Official Cheat-Sheet


Underground Rebel Bingo Club—British export The Underground Rebel Bingo Club comes to Brookyln this weekend. Get in on this night of bingo, music, booze, prizes and general debauchery. Buy a ticket in order to find out the location of this secret gathering.

Saturday, October 9, 9p.m. to 4a.m. Location will be revealed to ticketholders, $20, tickets available here.

RE:FORM School—To raise awareness for the need of reform in the American Public Education System.RE:FORM SCHOOL is opening a pop-up art exhibition this weekend in a recently closed school in NoLita. Check out works by artists likee Shepard Fairey, Chris Johnson, Jo Jackson, Swoon, Ron English, FAILE, Maya Hayuk and WK Interact.

Friday, October 8, to Sunday, October 11, 10a.m. to 6p.m., 233 Mott Street (at Prince Street).


MeanRed's Oktoberfest—Head to Governors Island for an afternoon of beer, food and music at MeanRed's second annual Oktoberfest celebration. A mix of New York and Germany's finest brews will be on tap and some of the city's best food venders will be serving up delicious eats from Hallo Berlin's traditional German fare to Robecelli's award winning chicken and waffle cupcakes.

Saturday, October 9, noon to 5p.m., Colonol's Row on Governors Island, free.

Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering's Thrift Shop—Shop for fall and winter at the Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering's Thrift Shop sale. Cats and jackets are priced from $45 to $200, embellished coats, jackets and capes from $75 to $6,500, and leather gloves from $20 to $35. Brands include (but are not limited to) Prada, Burberry and YSL.

Wednesday, October 6, to Friday, October 8, 10a.m. to 5:30p.m., Saturday, October 9, 11a.m. to 5p.m., and Sunday, October 10, noon to 5p.m., 1440 Third Avenue (at 82nd Street); 212-535-1250.

LennoNYC—Celebrate what would have been John Lennon's 70th birthday at a free screening of the film, "LENNONYC," outside at Central Park SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield.
Saturday, October 9, doors at 6p.m., screening begins at 7p.m., at Rumsey Playfield in mid Central Park off of 5th Avenue (at 69th Street).

Gorillaz at Madison Square Garden—The Gorillaz bring their latest album, Plastic Beach, to Madison Square Garden this Friday. Sharing the stage with the virtual band will be special guests N*E*R*D.

Friday, October 8, 8p.m., 4 Pennsylvania Plaza (7th Avenue between 31st and 33rd Streets), tickets available here.

Vintage Clothing & Antique Textile Show & Sale—Score amazing vintage wares at this year's massive Manhattan Vintage Show. Over 90 vendors will be on hand at the event and costumes from new HBO series Boardwalk Empire, which provides the theme for the event, will be on display. 1920s galore!

Friday, October 8th, 1p.m. to 8p.m. and Saturday, October 9, 11a.m. to 6p.m.,125 W 18th Street (btw 6th Avenue and 7th Avenue); (212) 463-0071, $20.

The Last Newspaper at the New Museum—New exhibit at the New Museum, The Last Newspaper, features works inspired by print media from 1967 to the present. From visual art pieces to performance art occurring in the hallways, this exhibit is sure to be intriguing as it transforms the museum into a sort of newsroom with different activities on each floor.

Wednesday, October 6 to Sunday, January 9, open Wednesdays, 11a.m. to 6pm., Thursdays, 11a.m. to 6p.m. and Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 11a.m. to 6p.m., 235 Bowery (at Stanton Street); 212.219.1222, $12.