If you still don’t have Saturday night plans and want to party for a cause, the Prospect Park Ball has some tickets left. [ProspectPark]
This weekend, Pelham’s Picture House is hosting an Italian Film Festival (and complimentary wine reception) featuring a mix of new and classic movies. [PictureHouse]
On the topic of Italy, meet at the Path station on Saturday for “Mangia Hoboken!” a food and culture walking tour that includes stops at Carlo’s City Hall Bake Shop and the site of Frank Sinatra’s childhood home. (Use coupon code ‘google09’ for $2 discount.) [thefoodsection]
They Might Be Giants and Nada Surf will play at Music Hall of Williamsburg on October 28 for a “Raise the Roof” benefit. [MHW]
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.