Your guide to the very best dinners, galas, concerts and more for the weekend of June 28
Summer is finally in full swing, and it’s time to head out East. Whether you’re looking to catch some live music or give back to a great cause, we’re keeping you in the loop about the not-to-be-missed happenings from Southampton to Montauk. So get out your calendar and start scheduling!
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Welcome to Hollywood's most exclusive underground club
Come Saturday night at the Standard Hotel in Hollywood, 2014 takes a hiatus. André Balazs’ Mmhmmm lounge transforms into Giorgio’s, a throwback to the decade of the ultimate dance party, complete with mirrored glitter balls dangling from the ceiling and sequin-clad clubgoers gyrating. The invite-only evening officially starts at 10, ... More
This fall, head uptown—way uptown—and you'll find a few new establishments shaking up the neighborhood
Just over 60 years ago, Langston Hughes wrote of Harlem, "What happens to a dream deferred?" Would it, he asked, dry up like a raisin in the sun or fester, run, stink, crust over or, perhaps, explode? The answer, to all his questions, is yes. Harlem did all those things.
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A nightlife guru sets the legendary gorilla to music in New York—in a very unexpected way
Randy Weiner has a reputation to live up to. Considering the performance impresario has been behind some of the most talked-about theatrical nightlife experiences in recent memory—including the immersive Macbeth production Sleep No More and the legendary-in-its-time burlesque club The Box—his next step has to be something big. And it ... More
This summer, explore the convergence of high fashion and '80s club wear at the London museum
Flashing lights, pumping music and extreme fashion. London's Victoria and Albert Museum may seem like a strange setting for a rave, but with its summer exhibit Club to Catwalk: London Fashion in the 1980's, opening today, the V&A explores how high fashion was influenced and reinvented by the ... More
10 places to eat, drink and be seen, now open for business in the sunshine state's hottest city
Tosca (pictured), 210 23rd Street Maison d’Azur proprietor Stephan Fortier is back on the beach with Tosca. Most of the places on Collins Avenue boast about sourcing the finest ingredients, but Fortier's meticulous research—reflected in the hefty prices—manages to one-up even the snootiest restaurants. For example, why settle ... More
Meet the men who control the guest list – and the velvet rope
Countless revelers have slipped into their finest and headed out on the town, only to be stymied by three feet of velvet rope—and the brute controlling it.
But with spending down post-recession and more clubs than ever competing for customers, something unexpected has happened: The once-fearsome bouncer has become, well, nice.
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Located at the ARIA hotel, this new Mexican boite packs a punch
Las Vegas residents have long been anticipating the arrival of Javier’s, the beloved Mexican cantina with locations in Orange County (where it's home to the county's largest tequila selection) and Los Cabos, Mexico. Work on the spot, located on the casino floor in More