Sunday, December 4th: Kitchen Arts & Letters Cookie Contest

Looking for a sweet tooth fix? The local NYC bookstore, Kitchen Arts & Letters, is hosting a holiday cookie content this Sunday. If you have a special cookie recipe you want to submit and see how it stacks up to other NYC cookie pros, you will need to register by Dec 1st. Instructions are included on the site. If you’re not interested in competing, then just show up with a sugar craving and get ready to sample the sweets!


Sunday, December 4th: DIY Wooden Holiday Ornaments

Deck the halls this year with your very own handmade ornaments. CraftJam is hosting a seminar where you will learn how to create wooden ornaments with custom phrases and designs. You can use the ornaments to decorate your home for the holiday season or give them as gifts.


Friday, December 9th: Art After Dark at the Guggenheim

The holiday season never disappoints with the array of parties to attend. NYC’s Guggenheim museum is not exception to that standard. They will be hosting an #ArtAfterDark event where the museum will remain open until 12am. Beer and wine will be served and a DJ will be spinning all night long. Rocking out while you admire the latest art installations – can a holiday party get any better than that?


Saturday, December 17th – Sunday, December 18th: Spiked Mug Fest

Markets in NYC are great for scoring unique, handmade, and local gifts during the holiday season. This year the LIC Flea & Food market is not only setting up their standard collection of local vendors to shop from but they are also hosting a spiked mug fest! You’ll be able to enjoy tastings of warm cocktails, mulled wine, and winter beers.