|Can Can Girls at Bastille Day Tribeca|
2PM - BASTILLE DAY FESTIVAL IN TRIBECA
Loungerati favorites Michael Arenella & His Hot Eight perform hot jazz and Parisian standards for a French-style outdoor block party replete with Petanque games, pastis and pomme frites! -plus- the bawdy and beautiful Can Can Dancers of The Love Show.....ooh la la 2-6pm in front of Cercle Rouge, a charming French provincial brasserie located in the heart of Tribeca. This is a free event! Cocktails from Ricard and Lillet.
241 West Broadway
(btw Walker & White St.)
Tribeca, NYC7:30 PM - JAZZ IT UP LIKE THE LOST GENERATION AT ELLA LOUNGE
Another year of bow ties and boaters has come and gone, and instead of coming together to mourn the rapid passing of time, you are cordially invited to celebrate the birth of that New York native.....Mr. Dandy Wellington!
What does a perfect birthday celebration consist of for a dandy you ask?? Let's lay the foundation down with a room full of amazing minds, familiar and new.....then the mood is set with some outstanding jazz....add in a cocktail or two, a dash of impeccable dress, and the magic unfolds...
Flaunt your elegance, exude the exquisite, and emulate the effervescent in a room full of Dandy's closest friends, this Thursday, July 14th at Ella Lounge. #DW2011
Doors at 7:30pm, Show at 8:00pm Live Music by: Dandy Wellington and The Made to Measure Band
9 Avenue A
(btw 1st and 2nd street)
East Village, NYC
10PM - A FETE NATIONALE: NOUVELLE VAGUE STYLE
Head over to Jacques at 20 Prince Street in SoHo and then downstairs to 1534 cocktail bar for an evening of absinthe-themed fun including cocktails served in absinthe fountains, absinthe Popsicles, burlesque performances by Mermaid Cafe, sexy music all night long and more. Barman extraordinaire Rafael Reyes and the 1534 crew will be serving up Parisian specials.
Wear a moustache and/or red lipstick to enter.
20 Prince Street
(photo credit: Sam Horine for Metromix)