Hudson Valley Restaurant Week, Family Day, The Straightjackets

Preview our editors’ favorite events for the week of March 7-13, 2013

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Friday, March 8
Ten Unknowns

Ever have one of those days where you just feel..stuck? Then you might be inspired by Ten Unknowns, a play about an artist with “painter’s block”—though he reacts to it in a more rage-filled way than is advisable. The Schoolhouse Theater presents the Jon… More

Focus on French

The Alliance Française of Greenwich, and The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College have teamed up to present Focus on French Cinema 2013. The weekend-long event kicks off with a gala film premiere, complimentary Champagne, and buffet tables ofMore

Saturday, March 9 
Rapp and Pascal

We’re not ashamed to admit that we have full-blown Rent nostalgia. Now that the show is no longer Off-Broadway, though, how can you get your fix? See two of the original stars—Anthony Rapp and Adam Pascal (a one-time Mount Vernon resident), who played Mark and Roger—at The Ridgefield PlayhouseMore

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Warhol, Pop Art

Channel your inner Edie Sedgwick and head to the Pelham Art Center’s pop art-themed Factory Party: Warhol, Pop Art, & Your 15 Minutes of Fame. The fundraiser may be uptown, held at the Bronx’s New York Botanical Garden, but it celebrates the downtownMore

Images of Spain

Join Vintology Wine & Spirits for an elegant photography exhibit and Spanish wine tasting: Images of Old & New Spain. The exhibit by photographer Norman Bernstein captures the essence of SpainMore

Ladies’ Night

Ladies, its your night…again! Every Saturday night is Ladies’ Night at the Coliseum Night Club where ladies receive free entry and $3 drink specials all night. Dance the night away with DJ Master Vince playing only today’s top 40More

The Straightjackets

Groovin’ down by the bayou this weekend is the funky, fun, four-member cover band The Straightjackets. Known for blending classic and modern dance rock, The Straightjackets will have you groovin’ at The Bayou RestaurantMore

Sunday, March 10
Family Day

Kids climbing the walls? Bring them to Family Day at the Hudson River Museum. The daylong event features gallery tours, art projects, and shows in the planetarium, but the highlight is the 3:30 performance by the American Magic-Lantern Theater, where they re-create an 1890s slide show with Victorian stories, songsMore

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Monday, March 11
Restaurant Week

Calling all food lovers—don’t miss Hudson Valley Restaurant Week. There are more than 180 participating restaurants with approximately 100 restaurants from Westchester, including Mima Vinoteca, Red Hat on the River, Fig & Olive andMore

Tuesday, March 12
Tasting Spain

Add some spice to your weeknights and take a drive to Bistro Latino in Old Greenwich, Connecticut, for a Tasting Spain Event. Guests will sample some of Spain’s finest wines paired with a variety of tapas… More

Wednesday, March 13
Beat the Clock

Head over to Black Bear Saloon and make the most of your hump day. Even if you have to get up early the next morning, Beat the Clock is an event made for “early nighters.” The later you arrive, the more expensive your drink will be. Starting price is $2 for domestic drafts or $5 for fish bowls, but the price goes up fiftyMore

Trivia Night

Looking for a way to show off your smarts? A little bit of trivia should do the trick! Molly Spillane’s Pub hosts its weekly Trivia Night with host Super Dave. Heineken, Heineken Light, Miller Lite, and Amstel Light beers are $4 all night and winners will even walk way with a cash prizeMore

Women and Music

MTK Tavern has another treat for you during its Women and Music Spotlight Series. Catch Robin Kern, the vocalist for Blonde Ambition, as she takes the stage solo... More

Our Wunderkinds event takes place on May 23!

Our Best of Business Ballot is open through May 15!

Our Healthcare Heroes Awards event takes place on May 9!

Our Westchester Home Builders Awards take place on April 4!

Our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Forum is March 14!

Unveiled: A Boutique Bridal Brunch is February 25!

Our Best of Westchester Elimination Ballot is open through March 6!

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