The Week Ahead: October 29-November 2

Monday, October 29, 2018

Here’s what’s going on this week in New York:

A Hula-va Good Time

On Monday, Bette Midler will host her annual Hulaween gala to benefit her New York Restoration Project, which seeks to give every New Yorker access to green space within walking distance of their homes. This year’s theme is Hulaween in the Cosmos, and costumes are a MUST!

Monday, October 29, 6:30 p.m.

Cathedral of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Avenue, New York

Black and Orange Ball

What better way to celebrate Halloween than with a black and orange ball? The black-tie affair will support the French Heritage Society and honor LALIQUE.

Wednesday, October 31, 7 p.m.

The Plaza Hotel, 768 Fifth Avenue, New York


If you’re not too tired from Halloweekend—who knew that was a thing?—then Wednesday is the day to partake in some tricks and treats. Tops on the list for every Halloween enthusiast should be the Village Halloween Parade, now in its 45th year. Costumes, puppets, robots, what’s not to love?

Wednesday, October 31, 7:30 p.m.

Sixth Avenue at Canal Street

Works & Process Gala

The Works & Process Gala at the Guggenheim will showcase a one-night only revival of a surprise Rotunda Project performance. You don’t want to miss it!

Wednesday, October 31, 9:30 p.m.

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York

Winter Village

Move over, fall! The Bank of America Winter Village in Bryant Park opened last week, kicking off the holiday season months in advance. Enjoy free ice staking, holiday shops and a popup food hall.

Through January 2

Bryant Park, New York


Poppin’ Bottles for Poppins

A star-studded screening of "Mary Poppins Returns"


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