So many fun things passed this past week that I am sad I didn't get a chance to send a heads up about! I'm in full swing on my project at work, but know that I am always thinking of yall and will do my best to keep up: ).
This is exciting news: for those of you who follow or know about MidtownLunch.com, a great food blog dedicated to the eats in Midtown and around NY really, there was a drawing that I entered for a spot at the taping of Wine Library TV + free dinner at Lily's Restaurant...and guess what: I WON (proof)!! I'm going to the taping tomorrow! and Zach from ML will be there too! You can watch from the outside too - Roger Smith Hotel, 47th and Lex, 6p taping. I'm so excited--stop by! Will let you know how it is: ). Got free VIP tix for Earth, Wind, and Fire/Chicago this Sun too--oh what fun!
Here are a few very cool things coming up. I can't decide, I want to do it all!
- Today Thurs 8/27 - MADCrush Pop-Up Wine Bar: temporary wine and small-plates bar at Mus of Arts & Design - Columbus Circle, 6-1030p
- Fri 8/28
- FREE Dancing at Stepping Out. Lesson 830-930p, Open dancing 9p-12a. 37 W 26th St, 9th F. Come dance!
- Food Science Friday, FREE @ BK Kitchen, 4p - demo experiments using common ingredients + free samples!
- Sat 8/29
- 5th Annual Chihuahua Races, 1p Free! 83rd and Riverside Park - BYOD (Bring Your Own Dog, hehe)
- Michael Jackson's Birthday - lots of parties and things going on, like Spike Lee's celebration in Prospect Park now, apparently.
- YES: NYC's Largest Water Balloon Fight! 1p, Central Park Sheep Meadows, 5th Ave and 67th St- who else is in?? I'll be at the park already, ready for you!
- Sun 8/30 - 27th Annual White Castle Kingsboro Golden Arm Wrestling Championship - Noon, Coney Island
- Fri-Sat 8/28-29: Last 2 days of Jazz Mobile - Vocal Competition
- Last weekend for Shakespeare in the Park - The Bacchae!
- 8/31-8/13: U.S. Open Tennis!
- Today Thurs 8/27 - FREE Custard from Spoon City, 3-7p, 5th Ave b/t 33 and 34th
- Dessert-Bikini Giveaway from Lovescool - this is SO cute, from a new friend's blog: Leave a comment about the dessert that you'd love to see in bikini form and win a dessert-bikini, winner picked at random. Yum!
- Rock of Ages Tix Giveaway from MidtownLunch.com - Leave a comment with a restaurant around 47th and B'way for the profiled luncher to try by Fri noon to enter into the contest!
- Free fragrance sample from Mary Kay
- Free Victoria Secret Beauty Travel Kit ($25 value) with any purchase using this coupon, until 9/24
- Remember, August babies, you get a free chocolate crunch lava cake on your b-day from Dominos!
This one was so worth staying up an extra hour to write, I'm so excited about all the upcoming fun and sharing it with you...enjoy!!: )