Date Night & Happy Hour: Graffiti Lessons, Live Jazz & More
Talk about earning cool points, even the most non-artsy person thinks graffiti art is pretty damn cool. Choose between a group or a private lesson for you and your artsy bae to receive a graffiti lesson from a working graffiti artist at a studio or outdoors. Learn some tips and techniques of aerosol painting all while creating your own art.
Is there anything really more romantic than a helicopter ride? Choose from a variety of different tours around the city and enjoy an experience like no other. Now this can be a bit pricey so make sure this is a very special someone. Opt for a private or public tour and choose between a daytime or nighttime flight as well.
Harlem Jazz Parlor
Enjoying live Jazz music has never been more authentic and enjoyable. Every first Thursday of the month, enjoy d’oeuvres, dessert and wine while you and your honey enjoy an intimate evening filled with music and great vibes.
555 Edgecombe Ave #3F
New York, NY 10032
This bar has a pretty epic happy hour accompanied by a dim underground setting that’ll have you feeling like you left New York for a small town dive bar. Botanica is also a lowkey spot that allows you to BYO food. Happy hour is from 5-8 p.m. on weekdays and 6-8 p.m on the weekends with $3 drafts, $4 well drinks and $5 wines. Pick up some of your favorite food, add a few good friends and you’ll be set for the night.
47 East Houston Street
(between Greene and Mulberry streets)
New York, NY 10012
Ten Degrees Bar
The two-for-one special is per person, meaning you can’t share with a friend however, the small plates are perfect for sharing. You can get two drinks and plenty of snacks for a group for only $20. Happy hour also ends at 8 p.m.
121 Saint Marks Place
(Between 1st Avenue and Avenue A)
New York, NY 10009
Reunion is probably the best place to come since the weather has been pretty unreliable. Decked out in full surf decor, Reunion’s atmosphere has a very beach side bar/restaurant type of feel. Happy hour deals include specials like $3 shots and a $4 taco special for Taco Tuesday. Happy hour ends at 8 p.m.
357 West 44th Street
(between 9th and 8th avenues)
New York, NY 10036
As always, if you show your special someone a good time or have an amazing happy hour experience tweet @whatsthemovenyc and let us know!