Hear Ride the L train to Bedford for fantastic ragtime era music and a free drink (with $10 cover) at Radegast Hall and Biergarten in Williamsburg.
See On Saturday, the first of the New Year, enjoy free admission to PS1, Queens Museum of Art, and The Brooklyn Museum.
Touch On Friday night in Williamsburg, get grooving at Rose Live Music, which is hosting an open bar (and no cover!) with live performances by Sugar Shack Burlesque, Smash Mechanics, and Boomclique. Bring something for the time capsule.
Smell Gingerbread Adventures at the New York Botanical Garden will titillate your children’s senses with the smells of cinnamon, ginger, and clove, as they build their own gingerbread houses and learn about the ingredients. Open on Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 7pm.
Taste Keep the celebration going on Saturday at Brooklyn Oenology’s tasting room, where NY grape-based drinks like bellinis, mimosas, and pear and ginger sparklers will be discounted all day.
Photo: Courtesy of Brooklyn Oenology
The co-founder and editor-at-large at offMetro, Lauren is a sustainable travel specialist and freelance journalist with frequent bylines in National Geographic, Bicycling Magazine and Shape. Follow Lauren’s adventures at @laurenmati.