Trip by Skyscanner is an innovative planning tool that tailors recommendations for places to stay, eat and play to your specific tastes. It also allows you to share your great experiences with people who have the same interests as you; people in your “tribes.” Trip by Skyscanner’s TripPicks This Week feature empowers you to discover and take advantage of great events, openings and exhibits throughout the city each week.
Here are some exciting events and sites to check out this week in Downtown New York, courtesy of Trip by Skyscanner. Visit the Trip by Skyscanner site or download the app for more upcoming events.
No booze, no shoes and no talking, just you and the music. Ecstatic dance is the anti-club dance party that brings people together for a chance to lose themselves to dance in a safe, fun space. Tickets start at $23.16
Union Square Ballroom (Union Square)
Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 6:30-11pm
Mark Twain once said, “Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.” Whisky Live offers whisky lovers the chance to sample 300 different scotches, bourbons and whiskies from around the world. Tickets start at $139, with buffet and entertainment included.
Metropolitan Pavilion (Chelsea)
Wednesday, Feb. 28 from 5:30-9:30pm
New York was made for walking, and if you want to strut down its streets in style, stop by the Shoebox sample sale for fabulous footwear, apparel and bags from brands like Jimmy Choo, Sergio Rossi, See by Chloe, Schutz and more.
260 Sample (Flatiron)
Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 9am-8pm; Wednesday, Feb. 28-Saturday, Mar. 3 from 10am-7pm; Sunday, Mar. 4 from 10am-5pm
Are you the proud owner of a massive a reserve of useless knowledge? Show it off at Crocodile Lounge’s weekly Trivial Dispute. It’s FREE to play, and every drink purchase includes a pizza!
Crocodile Lounge (Lower East Side)
Sundays from 8-10pm
Create a space that tunes out outside noises and allows you to listen to the sounds of your inner being. This Tuesday, Nezam Ardalan will guide participants to a place of quiet. $5 suggested donation. All levels.
Kula Yoga Project (Tribeca)
Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 5pm