WEEK AHEAD: Everything Going On Below Canal Street (9.14.17)

WEEK AHEAD: Everything Going On Below Canal Street (9.14.17)

 

Welcome to Week Ahead, your rundown on everything going on below Canal Street this weekend and coming week. We’ve vetted and collected the best events (many are FREE!) for you on the Life Below Canal calendar.

Also, don’t forget to mark your calendars: We're hosting our first Life Below Canal meet up at Eataly NYC Downtown on September 28th 5:30-8! Spread the word to your friends below Canal Street! See you there! RSVP @ Facebook and let us know you’re coming!

Here are a few of our favorites coming up over the long weekend:

-Saturday 9/16 - SUBMERGE (FREE) - Celebrate NYC's coastal waters by bringing marine science to life via free hands-on activities, kayaking, kid-approved science entertainment and presentations by renowned scientists.

-Saturday 9/16 - South African Tourism + Citi Bike Block Party (FREE) - Citi Bike riders can enjoy a taste of South Africa with a pop-up food truck, face painting, music and more, where you can also see a new, original mural paying homage to world-renowned South African artist, Esther Mahlangu.

-Saturday 9/16 - Lower Manhattan Church's Back to School Block Party (FREE) - Inflatables, games, prizes, snacks and more!

-Monday 9/18 - Rock Paper Scissors (FREE) - Opening today until October 13th, “Rock Paper Scissors not only refers to the popular game enjoyed by children and adults the world over, but also to three fundamental materials and techniques in the making of visual art. The six contemporary artists in Rock Paper Scissors utilize aspects of all three materials and methods creating works of beauty and surprise.

-Tuesday 9/19 - Greenmarket Oculus Plaza (FREE) - If you haven’t checked out the return of the beloved World Trade Greenmarket, now’s your chance. Two words: Apple. Cider.

Missed any of this week’s posts? Check them out (and sign up for Life Below Canal’s email to ensure you never miss another one!)

-Local Profiles: David Steingard of Laughing Man

-Culture: The latest museum exhibits

Have an event coming up you want to publicize or a tip you want to share? Email us at LifeBelowCanal@gmail.com!

LOCAL PROFILES: Ian Olsen (Alliance for Downtown New York) (9.18.17

LOCAL PROFILES: Ian Olsen (Alliance for Downtown New York) (9.18.17

CULTURE: The Latest Museum Exhibits (9.13.17)

CULTURE: The Latest Museum Exhibits (9.13.17)