WEEK AHEAD: Everything Going On Below Canal Street (9.21.17)

WEEK AHEAD: Everything Going On Below Canal Street (9.21.17)

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 weekend:

-Saturday (9/23) - Go Fish Featuring Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke (FREE) - Join experienced anglers for catch-and- release fishing and learn about life in the Hudson River, with a performance for all ages by Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke at 12PM!

-Sunday (9/24) - Shell-ebrate Oysters (FREE) - Work alongside Park staff to restore oysters and learn how these bivalves benefit the health of the River

-Monday (9/25) - Play The 88s (FREE) - Don’t be shy! Brighten your day by playing the piano at One New York Plaza every day this week until the 29th

-Tuesday (9/26) - Healthy On The Hudson (FREE - RSVP Required) - Getting fit in New York City has never been better

-Wednesday (9/27) - Tribeca Art+Culture Night (FREE - RSVP Required) - With this fall edition, celebrate the 1 year anniversary (!) and launching of the second season of Tribeca Art+Culture Night with 25 venues

-Thursday 9/28 (FREE) - Life Below Canal Meet Up! (1st of MANY!) - Looking to meet your neighbors or make a new parent friend, dog-loving friend, drinking buddy, or simply another downtown enthusiast? Please join us at our first Life Below Canal Meetup at Eataly Downtown! We will be located at Foodiversita (adjacent to the olive oil section), and you can purchase drinks & snacks at the bar!

Don’t forget about these ongoing exhibits:

-Rock Paper Scissors (FREE) - Open 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.

-Snoopy & Belle In Fashion (FREE) - Open until October 1st, style icons Snoopy and his sister Belle are featured in this exhibition of couture creations crafted exclusively for the beloved beagles from the Peanuts comic strip by the world’s foremost designers.

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: Ian Olsen (Alliance for Downtown New York)

-SHOPPING: Dogs Below Canal

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


LOCAL PROFILES: Rina P. Collins (Book Nook Enrichment) (9.25.17)

LOCAL PROFILES: Rina P. Collins (Book Nook Enrichment) (9.25.17)

SHOPPING: Dogs Below Canal (9.20.17)

SHOPPING: Dogs Below Canal (9.20.17)