Looking for last minute, off-the-cuff weekend plans? LocalBozo.com has got you covered. It’s not too late to figure it all out. For a glimpse of upcoming events that we’ll be covering, check out the calendar in our side bar to your right. Otherwise, here are a few highlights to check out in and around Manhattan this weekend!
Arts & Culture
Sunday, February 17th – Join droves of budding young filmmakers all looking to make their name in the game. It’s the, “10th Annual Shorts Weekend” featuring this year’s eight academy award nominated shorts, including action, animation and documentary shorts. (10th Annual Shorts Weekend)
Sunday, February 17th – Your red, white and blue boys of the New York Rangers couldn’t have picked a better weekend to be home at MSG. Big Blue will be taking on the Washington Capitals. Seriously, is there a better way to spend Presidents Weekend? (New York Rangers)
Music & Entertainment
Friday, February 15th – Movie release day. Quiet night tonight? Check out the films opening this weekend. Bruce Willis is back and this time with a Hard R rating. Yes folks it’s a, “Good Day To Die Hard!” This time around our favorite anti-hero John McClane heads to Russia to join his son on a balls out crazy mission. We just hope he says his catch phase with a thick Russian accent. Switching gears to romance, join Julianne Hough, Josh Duhamel, Cobie Smulders in, “Safe Haven” (PG-13). This chick flick comes directly from the writer of, “The Notebook” so bring a ton of tissues ladies!
Friday, February 15th – Collin McLoughlin, straight off this past season of The Voice, performs his first concert for New York City alongside side fellow Voice contestants, Lelia Broussard and Charlie Rey, as well as the up-and-coming pop artist, Drigo.(The Studio At Webster Hall)
Saturday, February 16th – Kick off your Presidents Day at Marquee NYC and witness club guru Tiesto do his insane dance magic. Tiesto is a global senseation so this event will be packed. Dress to the nines and get your butt over there (Marquee NYC)
Sunday, February 17th – Want to rub shoulders with celebrities at one of the most sought after venues in NYC? Well then grab your check book and head over to The Cutting Room and join Chris Noth and Whoopi Goldberg as the host, “Eco-Ro.” Singer, Shawn Colvin will perform with proceeds benefiting the Rainforest Action Network. (The Cutting Room)
Sunday, February 17th – Join downtown legend, disco diva, and Village Voice columnist Michael Musto with his glittery sidekicks Snooky and Tish as he performs live with disco cover band The Elektrik Company, and Tony nominee Orfeh will be along for a hot tune. (54 Below)
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