Weekend Warrior: Our Offical Cheat-Sheet


The Eldridge East at Bamboo—If you're going to be out in the Hamptons this weekend, stop by East Hampton's restaurant and sushi lounge, Bamboo, for a night of eclectic performances from singer Mike Posner, DJ Mia Moretti, and electric violinist Caitlin Moe.

Saturday, July 17, begins at 11p.m., 47 Montauk Highway (at Buckskill Road), East Hampton. 631-329-9821, reservations recommended: reservations@BrandswayCreative.com

28 Rue Bonaparte—Boutique Eat Shop (BES) is our go-to destination for delicious food and intriguing art, and their newest installation pays homage to the father of modern photography, Eugene Atget.

Ongoing, 559 West 22nd Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), 212-414-8700


Coumon Trunk Show
—Vintage-inspired accessories boutique Old Hollywood is hosting their second weekly trunk show, this time featuring handmade designs by Coumon. The Brooklyn-based designer's vintage kimono-silk jewelry, headpieces and necklaces are perfect for summer!

Saturday, July 17, noon-5p.m., Limelight Marketplace, 656 Avenue of the Americana (at 20th Street), 212-359-5600

Greenpoint Backyard Bazaar—We had so much fun at the Backyard Bazaar last time, we're definitely going again. In addition to the usual daytime bazaar showcasing dozens of awesome vendors, there will be an evening summer soiree to round out this doozy of a shopping spree.

Saturday, July 17, noon-10p.m., In God We Trust, 70 Greenpoint Avenue (between Franklin Street and West Street), Brooklyn. 718-389-3545

Siren Festival at Coney Island—Coney Island is hoppin' this summer, and the newest music event to infiltrate the venue is the Village Voice Siren Fest. 14 bands will rock an expected crow of 100,000, and highlights include indie rock faves Matt&Kim (7:30 p.m.) and Ted Leo and the Pharmacists (6 p.m.). Did we mention this concert is free?

Saturday, July 17, noon-9p.m., Surf Avenue (at Stillwell Avenue and West 10th Street), Coney Island. All ages. Free Admission.

Village Pourhouse Brewfest—If you want to bulk up on your knowledge of beer or just want to get soused, head over to the East Village's Village Pourhouse where you can learn about over 50 brews, including seasonal and specialty craft beers.

Saturday, July 17, 1-3p.m., 64 Third Avenue (at 11th Avenue), 212-979-2337

100 Beds for Haiti Fundraiser—A night of food, art and music from DFA records artist Justin Miller will benefit the relief effort ahead of the oncoming hurricane season. Your donations will go toward costs of shipping 100 hospital beds to Port-au-Prince.

Friday, July 16, 8p.m.-1a.m., The Silver Shed, 119 West 25th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues), 646-322-3324; tickets are $5 here.

Ice Cream Demo at Rosa Mexicano—Beat the heat this weekend with a cool lesson in sorbets and ice creams at Rosa Mexicano. Try exotic flavors like blueberry crema and strawberry-pineapple salsa. And if you can't stomach dessert in the morning, all flavors will be on the menu through August 1.

Saturday, July 17, 10a.m., 9 East 18th Street (between 5th Avenue and Broadway), 212-397-0666