Things to Do the Weekend of 9/29

Thursday, September 28, 2017

What’s going on this weekend in New York.

Miyazaki Art Show Opening

September 29

Spoke Art Gallery, 210 Rivington Street

Check out an exhibition dedicated to the Japanese filmmaker responsible for the cult classic animated films like Princess Mononoke and Howl’s Moving Castle. For more information visit here.

New York Be The Match Walk Run

September 30, 8:30 a.m.

Firefighter’s Field, 405 Main Street 

Support patients suffering with blood cancer by signing up, fundraising and working to make a difference. For more information visit here.

Oddities Flea Market

September 30

Brooklyn Bazaar, 150 Greenpoint Avenue

Find all things peculiar ranging from anatomical curiosities, natural history items, jewelry, art and much more. For more information visit here.

Vegan Food and Drink Festival

October 1, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

20 Randall’s Island Park, Randall’s Island

Explore vegan heaven at this opening festival. There will be vendors from Avocaderia, Southern Fried Vegan, Doug McNish, John’s Juice and more. For more information visit here.

Shatterproof’s Rise Up Against Addiction 5K

October 1, 8:30 a.m.

Pier 84, Hudson River Park, 12th Avenue and West 44th Street

Join the national nonprofit organization to unite the community and raise awareness about addiction. For more information visit here.

Chile Pepper Festival

October 1, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 990 Washington Avenue

Satisfy your spicy cravings with dozens of vendors selling hot sauces, spicy chocolate, chile ice cream and much more. For more information visit here.

Imaginary Chinatown 

September 29-October 9

Metrograph, 7 Ludlow Street

Experience a 12-film tribute to Hollywood’s vision of Chinatown including Gremlins, Broken Blossoms, Chinatown and more. For more information visit here.

New York Film Festival

Through October 15 

Various Venues

The 55th edition of the New York Film Festival is back with world premieres, live music, special events, filmmaker talks and much more. For more information visit here.

The Last Match

Through December 24

Laura Pels Theatre, 111 West 46th Street

Anna Ziegler’s newest play features two wives watching their husbands compete in the U.S Open semi-finals. For more information visit here.

Items: Is Fashion Modern?

October 1 – January 28

Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street

The MoMA’s first ever fashion and design exhibit features more than seven decades of iconic fashion. For more information visit here.


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