What to Do the Weekend of 11/24

Friday, November 24, 2017

It’s Thanksgiving weekend! Here’s what to do in New York City:

NYC Pilgrim Pedal

November 24

Starts at 23rd Street and FDR Drive

Bike off your Thanksgiving meal during the 10 mile ride through Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. Don’t forget to dress up! For more information visit here.

Winter Flea and Holiday Market

November 25-26, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Industry City, 274 36th Street

The Brooklyn Flea is opening its holiday market with over 60 vendors. There will be homemade goods, food from the Smorgasburg market and a bar. For more information visit here.

My Fair Lady

November 26

Film Forum, 209 West Houston Street

Treat yourself to post Thanksgiving to a classic musical starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison. For more information visit here.

Peter Pan

Through December 23

The Duke, 229 West 42nd Street

From Peter to Tinkerbell and the Lost Boys to Captain Hook. Experience six talented actors playing all the characters in J.M. Barrie’s 1904 classic. For more information visit here.

The Nutcracker

Through December 31

David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center, West 63rd Street

Tchaikovsky’s magical 1954 production is back for the holiday season. There will be a full New York City Ballet company as well as two casts of School of American Ballet students. For more information visit here.

Winter Village 

Through January 2

40th and 42 Streets between Fifth and Sixth Avenues

’Tis the season! Wander through one of the best holiday markets in the city and shop for jewelry, clothing, home goods, food and much more. For more information visit here.

Our Senses: An Immersive Experience

Through January 6

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

Use each of your five senses while walking through nearly a dozen funhouse style galleries. The exhibition explores the evolution of human sense and how the brain interprets them. For more information visit here.

Pride Prejudice

Through January 6

Cherry Lane Theatre, 38 Commerce Street

Jane Austen’s story comes to life in writer and actress Kate Hamill’s newest adaptation. For more information visit here.

Trigger: Gender as a Tool and a Weapon

Through January 21

The New Museum of Contemporary Art, 235 Bowery

Analyze gender’s place in contemporary art and culture in relation to politics, culture wars and current affairs. For more information visit here.

Jimmie Durham: At the Center of the World

Through January 28

Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street

Don’t miss Artist and activist Jimmie Durham’s exhibition filled with sculpture, drawing, collage, photography and video from 1970-present. For more information visit here.


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