NYC Steampunk Social Calendar

  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sun, Mar 26
  • Mon, Mar 27
  • Tue, Mar 28
  • Wed, Mar 29
  • Thu, Mar 30
  • Fri, Mar 31
  • Sat, Apr 1
    MoCCA Arts Festival
    independent comics, cartoon and animation festival, tickets $5.00
    11:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m.
    Metropolitan West, West 46th Street between 11th and 12th Avenues, Manhattan
    Steampunk Horror Show
    horror and steampunk films, magicians, live music, vendors, costume contest, and more, $5 donation and two-drink minimum to benefit Freedom Ladder
    8:00 p.m
    Lovecraft Bar, 50 Avenue B, Manhattan
  • Sun, Apr 2
    MoCCA Arts Festival
    independent comics, cartoon and animation festival, tickets $5.00
    11:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m.
    Metropolitan West, West 46th Street between 11th and 12th Avenues, Manhattan
  • Mon, Apr 3
  • Tue, Apr 4
  • Wed, Apr 5
    SciCafe at the Museum of Natural History
    cocktails and conversation about cutting-edge science topics - "Stress and Human Evolution" - free, RSVP required
    6:30 p.m
    enter at 81st Street, Manhattan
  • Thu, Apr 6
  • Fri, Apr 7
  • Sat, Apr 8
    New York Nineteenth Century Society Parlorcraft Circle - Sailor's Valentines and Decorative Knots
    practice the techniques of creating 19th-century maritime crafts over tea and conversation
    2:00 p.m
    Jefferson Market Library, Third Floor, 425 Avenue of the Americas, Manhattan
    Drink & Draw
    life drawing with live models over drinks at the Way Station, $10.00 and one-drink minimum
    3:30 p.m
    683 Washington Ave, Brooklyn
    Tartan Day Parade
    honoring Scottish-Americans
    2:00 p.m
    West 45th Street and Sixth Avenue, Manhattan
  • Sun, Apr 9
  • Mon, Apr 10
    Manned Subs Open the Ocean to New Era of Exploration
    oceanic explorer Stockton Rush, tickets: $5.00-$25.00, includes cocktail eception
    6:00 p.m.
    The Explorers Club, 46 East 70th Street, Manhattan
  • Tue, Apr 11
  • Wed, Apr 12
    The Whole Art of Detection book signing
    with Sherlockian author Lyndsay Faye
    6:30 p.m.
    The Mysterious Bookshop, 58 Warren Street, Manhattan
  • Thu, Apr 13
  • Fri, Apr 14
  • Sat, Apr 15
    Easter Egg Hunt
    celebrate the beginning of spring with a traditional Easter egg hunt on the beautiful grounds of the Mansion
    12:00 p.m
    Morris Jumel Mansion, 65 Jumel Terrace, Manhattan
  • Sun, Apr 16
    Twilight Tour of Green-wood Cemetery
    explore the graves of many fascinating 19th-century people, tickets: $20.00-$25.00
    7:00 p.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
  • Mon, Apr 17
  • Tue, Apr 18
  • Wed, Apr 19
  • Thu, Apr 20
  • Fri, Apr 21
  • Sat, Apr 22
    England Day Block Party
    celebrate St George's Day and all things English
    1:00 p.m
    Hanover Square, Manhattan
    Dances of Vice Grimm's Fairy Tale Spring Ball
    adreamy celebration of fairy tale enchantment, tickets: $40.00+
    9:00 p.m.
    Grand Prospect Hall, 263 Prospect Avenue, Brooklyn
  • Sun, Apr 23
    Museum of Interesting Things Secret Speakeasy
    Space Race theme, tickets: $10.00
    6:00 p.m
    The Loft, 177 Prince Street, 3rd Floor, Manhattan
  • Mon, Apr 24
  • Tue, Apr 25
  • Wed, Apr 26
  • Thu, Apr 27
  • Fri, Apr 28
    A Night of Cider and Ale Tasting
    ale and cider tastings in the museum's private garden, tickets $29.00-$35.00
    6:30 p.m
    Mt. Vernon Hotel Museum, 421 East 61st Street, Manhattan
  • Sat, Apr 29
    Sketching in the Gallery
    draw inspiration from the masterpieces; supplies included, free with museum admission
    11:00 a.m
    Morgan Library, 225 Madison Avenue, Manhattan
    Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival
    annual festival celebrating traditional and contemporary Japanese culture, New York City's rite of spring, tickets: $25.00-30.00 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Brooklyn Botanical Garden, 990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225
  • Sun, Apr 30
    Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival
    annual festival celebrating traditional and contemporary Japanese culture, New York City's rite of spring, tickets: $25.00-30.00 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Brooklyn Botanical Garden, 990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225
  • Mon, May 1
  • Tue, May 2
  • Wed, May 3
  • Thu, May 4
  • Fri, May 5
  • Sat, May 6


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