NYC Winter Wine Festival, The Orchid Show + Lyrikal Baptizm
NYC Winter Wine Festival
When wine is involved, it’s almost always guaranteed to be a good date. Just a little something sweet or dry to take the edge off, next thing you know both of you are talking like you’ve known each other for years. This year, the PlayStation Theater will be transformed into your very own vineyard for the NYC Winter Wine Festival featuring world-class wines, delicious hors d’oeuvres, and artisanal treats. There’s even a live performance – click here for the full event description and more!
The Orchid Show at The NYC Botanical Gardens
It’s official, the Orchid Show opened it’s gates last Saturday on February 23. Perhaps a trip to the Bronx is not the first thing on your to-do list however, it may be worth a visit for this year’s Orchid Show: Singapore at the New York City Botanical Gardens. From February 23 through April 28th, you and bae can experience thousands of orchids – all colors, shapes, and sizes – and can even enjoy select after dark dates to witness light displays among the orchids. This is a photo op dying to flourish on the gram. Tickets are $23 on the weekdays, and $28 on weekends.
2900 Southern Blvd.
Bronx, NY 10458
Don’t hesitate to join some of New York’s finest artists from all walks of life for a spoken word experience you won’t forget. Lyrikal Baptizm at the Black Lady Theatre goes down every first and last Thursday of the month fusing spoken word, poetry, music, and great vibes for just $10. Feeling inspired? Show bae your skills and drop a line or two during their open mic session.
750 Nostrand Ave.
Brooklyn, NY, 11216