• Free Event: Night Glow Bike Ride

    Grand Army Plaza

    Just in case 8,000 people show up (more like 8) and the masses can’t hear me, start riding 9p. Go 1 or 2x around, then meet at BERG'N (www.bergn.com) located at 899 Bergen if you want to. See the event details below. WHEN: Sunday, July 7th at 8:30p. We'll wait 30 minutes at the main entrance to Prospect Park. See the map. If you arrive after, just start riding and you'll see others on the track. OPTIONAL: Anyone inclined can join us at this cool beer/food hall called BERG'N (www.bergn.com) located at 899 Bergen Street. Bring a bike lock or 2 if you plan to join us. We'll be there from 10p on.

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  • Free Event: Hoboken Waterfront + Pier 13

    Starbucks

    The Awesome Events Meetup Group is the real-life version of the Facebook page (facebook.com/AwesomeEventsNYC) where people meet and participate in super fun activities together. WHAT: Hoboken has an amazing waterfront and an amazing view of the Manhattan cityscape. There's no better view of NYC as seen from Hoboken. Join me and a bunch of beautiful strangers as we stroll along the waterfront at night, ending at Pier 13 (www.facebook.com/Pier13Hoboken) for drinks and snacks. WHEN: Saturday, July 6th at 8:00p. We'll wait for 10 minutes OUTSIDE of Starbucks located at 51 Newark St, Hoboken, NJ, just a short walk from the PATH train. Look for a tall guy. That will be your leader, Justin. COST: Free, but pay for whatever you buy DISTANCE: The walk from the PATH train to Pier 13 is a little over 1 mile. Easy peasy. Be advised: I do not check the message board or reply to inquiries as an event is underway. Rain cancels this walk.

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  • Free Event: Forest of Light + Seaport

    Staten Island Ferry

    The Awesome Events Meetup Group is the real-life version of the Facebook page (facebook.com/AwesomeEventsNYC) where people meet and participate in super fun activities together. WHAT: You can walk through a forest of light on the Manhattan waterfront. The installation, titled The Nautilus, consists of nearly 100 interactive poles that react to touch or sound with a vivid audio and light display. Let's check it out together. Afterwards, we'll hang out in the Seaport District. We'll eat, drink and be merry. WHERE: The meeting place is going to be IN FRONT of the entrance to the Staten Island Ferry. We are not going to Staten Island. We're just meeting at the ferry entrance. Look for a REALLY tall guy. That will your leader, Justin. WHEN: Friday, June 28th at 7:30p. We'll wait 15 minutes for all who are coming. DISTANCE/PACE: This walk will be around 1 mile at a casual pace. COST: Free Be advised: I do not check the message board or reply to inquiries as an event is underway. Meeting the group after the walk is not an option. Rain or otherwise crappy weather cancels this event.

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  • Free Event: Billion Bubble Party

    Washington Square Park

    This event has attracted thousands over the years at favorite public spaces in NYC. Join us as we return to Washington Square Park on Saturday June 22nd from 1 to 4p. Meet around the fountain in the middle of the park. Look for the bubbles. This event is for people of all ages: kids, adults, babies, grandmothers and dogs too. Please bring your own bubbles. This a free event.

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  • Free Event: Smorgasburg - Prospect Park

    Brooklyn Public Library

    The Awesome Events Meetup Group is the real-life version of the Facebook page (facebook.com/AwesomeEventsNYC) where people meet and participate in super fun activities together. WHAT: Smorgasburg is the largest weekly open-air food market in America, attracting 20,000-30,000 people to Brooklyn each weekend to eat from 100 local vendors. Let's check it out together. We'll walk a bit through Prospect Park to get to know each other a little before getting to Smorgasburg. Then we'll hang out and eat stuff. WHEN: Sunday, June 16th at 12p. We'll wait 15 minutes for all who are coming and on time. WHERE: Meet on the steps of the Brooklyn Public Library located at 10 Grand Army Plaza - Look for a REALLY tall guy. That will your leader, Justin. DISTANCE: From point A to B is around 1 mile. COST: Free, but you will pay for whatever you buy. Be advised: I do not check the message board or reply to inquiries as an event is underway. Meeting the group after the walk is not an option. Rain or otherwise crappy weather cancels this event.

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  • Free Event: Central Park Walk

    Williams-Sonoma

    The Awesome Events Meetup Group is the real-life version of the Facebook page (facebook.com/AwesomeEventsNYC) where people meet and participate in super fun activities together. WHAT: Let’s take a nice after-work stroll through Central Park a little, and then hit up a restaurant/bar after (optional). This event is posted to multiple groups. WHERE: The meeting place is going to be IN FRONT of Williams-Sonoma, INSIDE Time Warner Center located at 10 Columbus Circle. WHEN: Friday, June 14th at 6:30p. We'll wait 15 minutes for all who are coming on time. DISTANCE/PACE: This walk will be around 2-3 miles at a casual pace. COST: Free Be advised: I do not check the message board or reply to inquiries as an event is underway. Meeting the group after the walk is not an option. Rain or otherwise crappy weather cancels this event.

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  • Free Event: Goat Hunting in Riverside Park

    Riverside Park

    The Awesome Events Meetup Group is the real-life version of the Facebook page (facebook.com/AwesomeEventsNYC) where people meet and participate in super fun activities together. WHAT: A herd of hungry goats are bringing their special talents to a weedy section of Riverside Park on the Upper West Side. Let's find those goats together + explore Riverside Park on a beautiful day. After our hunt, we'll get our snack and drink on somewhere nearby. WHEN: Meet on the corner of 72nd Street and Riverside Drive at 12-noon. We'll wait 10 minutes for all who are coming on time. Look for a REALLY tall guy. That will your leader, Justin. COST: Free Be advised: I do not check the message board or reply to inquiries as an event is underway. Meeting the group after the walk is not an option. Rain or otherwise crappy weather postpones this event to a future date.

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  • Vegetarian Food Festival

    Washington Square Park

    More than 100 plant- based food and lifestyle vendors will be on hand with a plethora of produce and products. You'll also hear some incredible speakers, including plant-based doctors, authors, chefs, fitness professionals and more. Let’s check out the Vegetarian Food Festival together. We'll meet under the Washington Square Park arch at 11a and wait 15 minutes for all who are coming, then walk a few blocks to the festival to get to know each other along the way. Look for a REALLY tall guy. That will be your host, Justin. Tickets are $20 and can be acquired here: www.bit.ly/-vegfest - I already have mine.

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  • Free Event: Sunset Walk on the High Line

    Whitney Museum of American Art

    The Awesome Events Meetup Group is the real-life version of the Facebook page (facebook.com/AwesomeEventsNYC) where people meet and participate in super fun activities together. WHAT: Join a bunch of beautiful people as we casually stroll along the entire length of the High Line while the sun sets. We'll swing by Hudson Yards and snap some pics, and then I'll whisk us off to the Frying Pan for drinks and snacks. Weather permitting, it will be an awesome evening for sure. Get psyched! WHEN: Saturday, May 11th at 7p. We'll wait 15 minutes for all who are coming on time. WHERE: We're going to meet on the steps of the Whitney Museum of American Art located at 99 Gansevoort Street. Look for a REALLY tall guy. That will your leader, Justin. COST: Free Be advised: I do not check the message board or reply to inquiries as an event is underway. Meeting the group after the walk is not an option.

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  • Brooklyn Museum on Free-Entry Day

    Brooklyn Museum

    The Awesome Events Meetup Group is the real-life version of the Facebook page (facebook.com/AwesomeEventsNYC) where people meet and participate in super fun activities together. WHAT: The Brooklyn Museum is Free on the first Saturday of every month. Let's check it out together. We'll spend some time in the museum for an hour or two, then move on to a bar/restaurant nearby (optional). WHERE: We'll be meeting OUTSIDE the entrance of the museum at 6p and we will wait 20 minutes for those showing up on time. More precisely, we will be waiting to the right of the entrance by the stairs. There's an overhang there in case it's raining. Look for a REALLY tall guy. That will your leader, Justin. Remember, it's to the right of the entrance of the museum OUTSIDE by the stairs. When you get there, you'll see. More info www.brooklynmuseum.org/visit/first_saturdays

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