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10 Things To Do This Weekend

Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Spring is finally here! Celebrate with the Macy’s Flower Show or attend the newest exhibitions and shows around New York City. Check out everything we’ve got in store for this weekend below. 


Che Malambo


March 24, 7:30 p.m.


Schimmel Center, 3 Spruce Street


Spend the evening immersed in Argentinian dance! Che Malambo is an all-male dance company that performs Malambo, a traditional dance of South American cowboys. With raving reviews from multiple news outlets, the dancers will not disappoint! Tickets are $29-$49. For more information visit here.


NYC Craft Distillers Festival


March 25


Bowery Hotel, 335 Bowery


Travel back to a 1920s speakeasy at the NYC Craft Distillers Festival. There will be more than 20 craft distillers including Montauk Rumrunners, Catskill Provisions and Widow Jane Distillery. Gatsby attire is recommended. Tickets are $95-$100. For more information visit here.


The Zombies


March 25, 8 p.m.


Town Hall, 123 West 43rd Street


Fifty years after becoming the first British Invasion group with their single She’s Not There, The Zombies are back! To celebrate their 50th anniversary of their album Odyssey and Oracle, they will be performing at Town Hall. Tickets are $55-$95. For more information visit here.


Hamburg Ballet


Through March 25


Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue


Choreographer John Neumeier has created over 150 ballets that both focus on the preservation of ballet but also incorporate a modern dramatic framework. The Hamburg ballet will be performing their New York premiere of Old Friends which explores human relationships. Tickets are $10. For more information visit here.


Macy’s Flower Show


March 26-April 9


Macy’s Herald Square Flagship, 151 West 34th Street


Celebrate the beginning of Spring with more than 5,000 types of flowers and plants in Macy’s flagship store. This year’s theme is “Carnival” featuring floral re-creations of a roller coaster, bumper cars and a two-tier carousel. For more information visit here.


Herstory Day


March 26, 11 a.m.


Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue


Celebrate the closing of Women’s History Month with an event honoring New York City women working to achieve their own stories. The event will feature various women and their stories as well as a presentation and the chance to print street muralist Lmnopi’s work onto t-shirts and tote bags. For more information visit here.


The New Yorkers


Through March 26


New York City Center, 131 West 55th Street


Cole Porter’s 1930 prohibition musical, The New Yorkers will be shown by New York City Center’s Encores! This comical Depression-era show stars Cyrille Aimée and Todd Buonopane. Tickets are $35-$125. For more information visit here.


Brit New Wave


Through April 6


Film Forum, 209 West Houston Street


1960s England was a time where filmmakers first incorporated a sense of resentment and rebellion that later led to the hippie revolution and the punk movement. Brit New Wave is complex a series including Saturday Night and Sunday Morning and Georgy Girl. Tickets are $14. For more information visit here.


Saving Washington


Through July 30


New York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West


The Joyce B. Cowin Women’s History Gallery presents this new inaugural exhibition that tells women’s stories throughout the developmental years of the United States. The exhibition focuses on first lady Dolley Madison and includes over 150 objects ranging from artworks, books, clothing, housewares and documents. For more information visit here.


Mummies


Through January 7


American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street


This brand new exhibition uncovers the mummification practices from ancient Egypt and pre-Columbian Peru. Learn about the various ways certain cultures treated their deceased and how scientists have learned about the processes. For more information visit here.




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