Let Loose Weekend Guide 🧙‍♀️🎙️🏋️

December is passing as quickly as it arrived so get in your festive experiences this weekend. There's a way to merge the holidays with your interests this season by attending a festive comedy show or watching a live orchestra play Christmas classics. If you're an animal lover, grab a ticket to PetCon or get out into nature with a group workout in Central Park. We've rounded up something to meet your needs whatever they may be, so make this weekend an adventure.

Friday, 12/13

CARAVAN Je T’aime: A Journey of Cosmic Love 136 West 33rd Street, Manhattan

Immersive dance music event creators Caravan Gitane have teamed with ZeroSpace for a mind-blowing night that will take you through a portal to another dimension in the middle of NYC. ZeroSpace is a newly launched 25,000 square-foot spectacular digital playground with a focus on innovative and cutting-edge new media installations.

Spend your Friday night exploring the depths inside the infinite sprawl of the laser forest, lose yourself in the animated world of a 20-ft LED sculpture Parastella by Christopher Schardt, dig your hands into the largest augmented reality sandbox in the world, travel through wormholes in a 30-ft geodesic dome, and many more secret and alternate passageways of the universe awaits.

Holy Mountain: Witches Sabbath 140 Stewart Ave, Brooklyn

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Loosen up a little, get a little buzzed and feel a little spicy! This Friday the 13th marks the release of star and personality, Brooke Candy's album SEXORCISM. Add a little dance and performance to your weekend by visiting the Holy Mountain: Witches Sabbath beauty pageant hosted by LadyFag.

Voice Actors of NYC Holiday Party 2537 Broadway, Manhattan

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All-inclusive fun is taking place at Bar Thalia at Symphony Space. Ticket holders will have drinks, snacks and a front row to the merry fun. The Voice Actors of NYC Holiday Party welcomes families, partners, and friends to enjoy a festive mingling event together.

Junzi Holiday Tanghulu Pop-up 135 West 41st Street, Manhattan

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Time to snack! The Junzi Holiday Tanghulu Pop-up is all about the artisan sweets! The Bryant Park store is hosting the very unique Chinese winter's sweet makers. Visitors can grab some delicious, rare and colorful candied fruits on skewers and learn about the creation process, history, and flavors.

Saturday, 12/14

PetCon NYC 2019 125 W 18th St, Manhattan

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PetCon is here for fur babies and their parents this month. The guest list includes cute and talented pups and felines joined by other loving pets for one large celebration. If you drop in you can expect to see stars like Mochi the Pug as well.

A Very Merry Barrio Holiday Comedy Show 1230 5th Avenue, Manhattan

elmuseo #TOURS | We are delighted to be a part of @openhousenewyork this year! Katz Architecture @katzarchnyc will be leading tours of El Teatro, our historic theater and recently renovated theater on October 20th. On the tour, they will be walking guests through the history of the space that dates to 1922 as well as the work done by the firm to preserve the historic character during its recent restoration. . . 💺 TAKE A SEAT! 💺 Dedicate a seat in El Teatro as a wonderful way to memorialize or honor a loved one and support the nation’s first Latino and Latin American cultural institution. Your gift will go toward the care of this East Harlem gem and its programming. By dedicating a seat, you will support our efforts to make theater and performing arts available and accessible for all. For details email info@elmuseo.org . . INFO: Open House NY tours of El Teatro at El Museo, Sunday, October 20th, 12-2:45pm (3 tours). | To RSVP, see ⛓ in bio | 📸 by David Joseph

Performers will take the stage and deliver punchlines, clever skits, and catchy stand-up routines this weekend. For the Merry Barrio Holiday Comedy Show, enjoy the talent and holiday decor that incorporates seasonal materials and favorites. Treat yourself to some laughs to unwind. 

Reclaim Childhood 12th Annual Holiday Loft Party 123 Bowery, Manhattan

reclaimchildhood “The coaches never make us feel like we’re from a different country. They make us feel like we’re all from the same place.” - Mulhima, age 13, Sudan At Reclaim Childhood, we know that we’re stronger together. Join us for @givingtuesday in just one week!

Attend a party and change lives thanks to the 12th Annual Holiday Loft Party. All proceeds from tickets will go to Reclaim Childhood, a non-profit for at-risk women and girls from Jordan. There will be an open bar supplying festive holiday drinks and a dance floor to shred when the top hits are playing.

Sunday, 12/15

Marble Collegiate Church Advent Concert 1 W 29th St, Manhattan

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Listen to a live orchestra as they bring holiday instrumentals to life at the long-standing Marble Collegiate Church Advent Concert. Settle into the beautifully decorated Church interior as it fills with the sound of Christmas hymns and melodies. The concert is family-friendly and aimed at invoking the magic of the season. 

Morning IronStrength Workout in Central Park 81 Central Park West, Manhattan

drjordanmetzl #Repost @34thstnyc ・・・ Join renowned sports medicine physician @drjordanmetzl and his #ironstrength community for a free fitness program today at 6pm at Broadway Boulevard. 💪 Tonight we’re bringing along special guests from @bollyxfitness! 💯👍🏻

Get active this weekend during the annual Sunday Morning Holiday IronStrength Workout in Central Park. Dr.Metzl, a sports medicine doctor, author, and triathlete is running the show. The event promises you a great workout with smiles, high energy and of course a deep burn. It is said that the workout is suitable for all ages and fitness levels so don't worry! Expect to utilize inclined terrain and other aspects of nature during the duration of your workout.

We Are Women Owned Holiday Pop-Up 371 Broadway, Manhattan

wearewomenowned ~INTRODUCING~ The WAWO Scholarship program! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We built WAWO as a place to receive the inclusion and support we felt like we were missing when journeying into & navigating #EntrepreneurLife. We wholeheartedly want everyone to feel like they have a seat at the table (because hello - you do!)⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ That said, while we make it a priority to organize events at a variety of price points, we fully understand that our larger-scale pop-up events can be a bit more of an investment for some. That's why we've built our scholarship program ✨ • If you're a business owner who wants to be part of our holiday pop-up in NYC Saturday, Dec 14th- Sunday, Dec 15th and would benefit from financial support to do so - we encourage you to apply via the link in our bio today!

Get your gift list wrapped up and support women-owned businesses while you're at it. Female artisans, creators, and entrepreneurs will band together under one roof this weekend for the We Are Women Holiday Pop-Up. Shoppers can expect handmade pieces, collections, and other curated goodies to ease your holiday experience. 

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