Thanksgiving Events around NYC

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In a city as big as New York, there's a cornucopia full of Thanksgiving events to choose from!

Thanksgiving At Queensyard

Thursday, November 28 at 5:00pm — Queensyard Midtown West / Chelsea / Hudson Yards — 4th Floor, New York, NY 10001

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Thanksgiving with a view at Queensyard

Black Thanksgiving 2019

Friday, November 29 at 12:00pm — Absurd Conclave East Williamsburg / Bushwick — Brooklyn, NY 11237

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Black Thanksgiving is the perfect opportunity for you to support 100% Black Owned Businesses this Black Friday and to taste for yourself why so many people are switching to an Alkaline lifestyle! We'll celebrate with some real soul food, delicious Alkaline Roots Cocktails, live performances and supporting 100% Black Owned Businesses! Come Black carpet ready to help build generational wealth and prepared to have a good time! Can't wait to see you there! ❤️ - 100% Black Owned Business Vendors, Speakers, Performers and Chef's etc head over to to sign up + Join our 100% Black Owned Business directory today! *Grab tickets for our Black Thanksgiving Cooking Class happening 8/31/19 at Emergesoul Studio via eventbrite or

Thanksgiving Appreciation Dinner

Friday, November 22 at 4:00pm — Star Scholars Academy Prospect-Lefferts Gardens — 903 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225

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Annual Thanksgiving Appreciation dinner at Star Scholars Academy. An afternoon of food,drinks and live entertainment from our scholars.

Thanksgiving Classics Class

Tuesday, November 12 at 6:00pm — The Cooking Place Upper West Side — 2131 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

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We've got the bird, but now what? Explore classic and traditional menus for a full Thanksgiving meal.

Vegan Thanksgiving Cooking Class

Saturday, November 16 at 1:00pm — Ayurvedas world East Village / Alphabet City — 80 Nassau St Suite 3 D, New York, NY 10009

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Learn how to make simple and delicious Vegan Thanksgiving dishes!

GAUDir Thanksgiving Dinner

Thursday, November 28 at 6:00pm — GAUDir East Harlem / Upper East Side — 251 East 110th Street, New York, NY 10029

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Join Us for Thanksgiving Dinner and Enjoy our Spanish Inspired Special Menu Curated by our Chef! Book your Table Today On Resy!

Plant Based Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 21 at 7:00pm — Yondu Culinary Studio Financial District — 254 Front Street, New York, NY 10038

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Happy Thanksgiving! Explore how Yondu, our plant-based umami seasoning sauce, can make plant-based cooking easy and delicious! To start, our chefs will demonstrate the various ways Yondu can elevate your holiday favorites with three simple recipes that can help you make a plant-based feast. Then, you will replicate the recipes in the hands-on portion of the class using seasonal produce. The workshop will conclude with a vibrant family-style dinner (prepared by you!) paired with local wine and non-alcoholic refreshments. *Please note, we do not allow outside alcoholic beverages.

Whole Turkey Thanksgiving Dinner

Thursday, November 28 at 11:00am — Imani Carribean Kitchen & Bar Navy Hill — 271 Adelphi Street, Brooklyn, NY 11205

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8-10 lbs Whole Turkey with 4 Sides (Cranberry Relish, Mac and Cheese, Mashed Potato, Green Beans)

Vegan Thanksgiving Cooking Class

Friday, November 22 at 6:30pm — CB Health & Wellness Center East Harlem — 305 East 119th Street #Suite B, New York, NY 10035

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Vegan Thanksgiving Cooking Class

Vegan Thanksgiving Cooking Class

Thursday, November 21 at 6:00pm — Essex Market Lower East Side — 88 Essex Street, New York, NY 10002

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Learn how to make an amazing Vegan Thanksgiving Meal

Pre Thanksgiving Dinner Theater

Saturday, November 23 at 3:00pm — Pa-Nash Restaurant and Lounge Rosedale — 144 14 243rd Street ,, Rosedale, NY 11422

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Pre-Thanksgiving Day Theater Dinner

Thanksgiving Eve At Célon

Wednesday, November 27 at 10:00pm — Célon Bar & Lounge Midtown West / Chelsea / Hudson Yards — 40 West 40th Street, New York, NY 10001

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Célon Thanksgiving Eve For birthday packages, special events, table reservations and other inquiries please contact us at 718 490 2109 or Nestled in The Bryant Park Hotel, Célon is a new cocktail lounge concept in the heart of midtown. Mingle, get acquainted and sip cocktails in our plush Mediterranean atmosphere designed exclusively for the hard working New Yorker to relax and unwind. Celon has become a popular destination for those seeking an escape from the concrete jungle. Must be 21+ With Proper ID. All Sales Final.

Thanksgiving Eve At The Jane

Wednesday, November 27 at 10:00pm — The Jane West Village — 113 Jane Street, New York City, NY 10014

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Thanksgiving Eve at The Jane NO REFUNDS - ALL SALES FINAL - MUST BE 21+ WITH PROPER ID - DRESS CODE ENFORCED The Venue: The Ballroom is nearly as stunning as the crowd it attracts, with an offbeat tableau of stuffed beasts and mismatched couches. Though you can easily stake out a seat early on, the real festivities don’t usually get going until after midnight, when the dancing—fueled by cocktails like the cucumber vodka–and-limoncello Punjab—starts migrating onto tables and chairs. 21+ event

Thanksgiving Eve At 1 Oak

Wednesday, November 27 at 11:00pm — 1 OAK Chelsea — 453 West 17th Street, New York, NY 10011

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1OAK THANKSGIVING EVE Dress to Impress // Dress Code Enforced 1OAK wants to captivate your senses. Located at the crossroads of Chelsea and the Meatpacking District, 1 OAK is the centre of sophistication, embodying an artistic spirit, one that's amicable, avant-garde and unpredictable. Born of the namesake catch phrase, “1 Of-A-Kind,” 1 OAK has outlasted the rise and fall of countless nightlife trends, a testament of being a true New York City niche in nightlife ....Tickets are guaranteed to sell out fast 21+ with proper id // All sales are final and non refundable Dress Code Enforced. Early Arrival Highly Suggested.

Thanksgiving Party Uptown Saturday

Saturday, November 30 at 11:00pm — Pa-Nash Restaurant and Lounge Rosedale — 144 14 243rd Street, Rosedale, New York 11422

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Thanksgiving Party Uptown Saturday Live Music - Food - Drink

Thanksgiving: Eucharist, Drinks, And Lunch

Thursday, November 28 at 10:00am — Saint John's In the Village West Village — 218 West 11th Street, New York, NY 10014

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Thanksgiving welcoming recent refugee arrivals

A Persian Thanksgiving Dinner

Saturday, November 16 at 7:00pm — Tanabel HQ South Slope — Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY 11215

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Join us for a rich autumn feast with turkey worth trotting to!

Thanks Giving Day Meal

Thursday, November 28 at 12:00pm — The Brewery Bar and Kitchen Woodside / Queens Boulevard — 49 18 30th Ave , Queens, NY 11377

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Family day at The Brewery Bar and Kitchen, this Thanksgiving Day November 28th....

CIB's Annual Friendsgiving!

Saturday, November 16 at 3:00pm — Coney Island Brewery Seagate — 1904 Surf Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11224

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Come share a meal with your beer friends!

Friendsgiving Candle Making Experience

Saturday, November 16 at 6:30pm — 147 W 35th St Midtown West / Chelsea / Hudson Yards — Unit 306, New York, NY 10001

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The name Friendsgiving is a mashup of “friends” and “Thanksgiving,” and the idea is to spend an evening with the holiday’s classic dishes and your best buds. You bring the food and drinks and we'll bring the candle making supplies... plus the fun! ------ ReWax and UnWine the place where you create your own signature candles! With tons of fragrances to choose from, you will have the opportunity to infuse your personalized organic coconut wax candle with your own unique blend. This is a social, fun event not necessarily a class setting. We want our guest to come, have fun, make candles, drink and connect with friends. No experience neccessary, this event gives you the creative freedom to customize your own natural scented candle! Gather your friends, book club, church group, or family and experiment with scent for a crafty and fun experience.

An Interfaith Friendsgiving

Thursday, November 14 at 6:45pm — Interfaith Space Midtown West / Chelsea / Hudson Yards — 1 West 29th Street, New York, NY 10001

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What are you grateful for? What should we be grateful for as a community? Who should we be thanking? Join us for An Interfaith Friendsgiving to reflect on and reexamine our concept of gratitude, and let us start by thanking you for being a part of the Muslim-Jewish Solidarity's community, helping us grow, evolve, and redefine what is community. Gather with us on November 14 for ritual, reading, music, and dinner at a space that welcomes all, to learn, celebrate, and give thanks. Halal and Kosher dinner will be served. Opening prayer: Mindahi Crescencio Bastida Muñoz, Director, Original Caretakers, at the Center for Earth Ethics Thursday, November 14, 6:45-9:00PM The Interfaith Space at Marble Collegiate Church One West 29th Street, Manhattan Co sponsors- Cordoba House, the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding, and Lab/Shul This event is part of the Foundation For Ethnic Understanding's Global Season of Twinning 2019 The Muslim-Jewish Solidarity Committee's Interfaith Space project is generously sponsored by the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding, and Intersections International.

Friendsgiving And Firebeetles!!!

Saturday, November 16 at 2:00pm — NYU Global Center Soho — 238 Thompson Street C 95 Auditorium, New York, NY 10012

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Friendgiving by Carina Kanzler and FIREBEETLES!!! by Yaroslava Bondar are presented by Uproar Theatre Corps in this evening of two new plays written by NYU students! The show has no intermission and will run approx. 90 minutes.

Harlem Grown's YPB Presents: Friendsgiving Fundraiser

Thursday, November 14 at 6:30pm — Row House Central Harlem — 2128 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, New York, NY 10026

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Harlem Grown's Young Professionals Board's Last Event of 2019!

Modern Friendsgiving Fare - Cooking Class By Cozymeal™

Friday, November 15 at 6:00pm — Location provided after booking Financial District — New York City, NY 10038

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Phenomenal food and incredible company await you at the chef's table! Join Cozymeal’s upcoming cooking class Join “Modern Friendsgiving Fare” with Chef Ivan for an intimate 3-hour culinary experience and 3-course meal.Cozymeal offers a variety of culinary experiences, including cooking classes, team building activities, food tours and private chef services. We’ll give you a unique, unforgettable experience hosted by incredible chefs and guides in over 70 cities across the U.S. and Canada. Book a culinary experience with Cozymeal and let theus take care of the rest.

Holiday Give Back & Friendsgiving Celebration 2019 Hosted By Adorned Ornaments

Monday, November 11 at 12:00am — Jewel Cafe — 330 North Central Avenue, Valley Stream, NY 11580

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AS WE APPROACH THE HOLIDAY SEASON WE START TO GET HOLIDAY SHOPPING ANXIETY. SOMETIMES WE FORGET TO REMEMBER THOSE WHO ARE IN NEED OF OUR TIME and GENEROSITY. COME JOIN US THIS YEAR. HELP MAKE A DIFFERENCE THIS 2019 HOLIDAY SEASON. #HOLIDAYGIVEBACK and FRIENDSGIVING CELEBRATION November 1, 2019 to January 5, 2020. We are looking for volunteers to assist in a variety of random acts of kindness that will help make things better for those who many not have the means. Your helping hand can make a difference. Here are the Objectives: Care Packages: Non-perishable items such as warm socks, hand soap and toiletries to be hand delivered to those in need Brown bag meals and Care baskets: Delivery of meals to those in need My Pretty Corner: Learn about composting and contribute to local community walk thru and cleanup Nursing Home Visits: Bring a hug, read a book and spend some time with the elderly Toys for Tots: Gift wrapping service for donated toys for children Homemade for the Holidays: Homemade centerpieces and crafts for nursing home meeting areas. If you have sewing skills as well offer your skills to help a friend fix a dress, pants or patch holes in upholstery. Tag a friend or business to join. When you're done and send your pictures to and hashtag your videos and pictures to #holidaygiveback. CALENDAR OF EVENTS (Every purchase helps push the mission forward #holidaygiveback) NOVEMBER 16, 2019 NEW YORK CITY SPREAD THE CHEER FLASH MOB (MANHATTAN and BROOKLYN) NOVEMBER 22, 2019 NEW YORK TRADE and ENTERTAINMENT FALL EXPO (342 W 37 ST, NEW YORK, NY 10018) NOVEMBER 23, 2019 JEWEL CAFE and CATERING SEAFOOD FEAST FUNDRAISER (330 N Central Ave, VALLEY STREAM NY 11580) DECEMBER 6, 2019 JEWEL CAFE and CATERING SEAFOOD FEAST FUNDRAISER (330 N Central Ave, VALLEY STREAM NY 11580) DECEMBER 28, 2019 FRIENDS GIVING CELEBRATION DINNER (330 N Central Ave, VALLEY STREAM NY 11580) We're excited see you soon and Thank you for your Support. Adorned Ornaments Decor

2019 NYULYP Friendsgiving

Thursday, November 14 at 6:30pm — The New York Foundling Headquarters Chelsea — 590 6th Avenue 9th Floor, New York, NY 10011

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Join us for a potluck-style feast as we give thanks and officially kick off the holiday season! The annual Friendsgiving is an opportunity to enjoy the company of your fellow YP members, while engaging with food, fun, and libations! Remember, this is potluck style, so bring your favorite dish or dessert and don't forget to bring a friend to FRIENDSgiving! We will also be partnering with WomenWerk to collect non-perishable food items to donate to a local women and childrens shelter. If you are able to donate, bring the items to Friendsgiving. For more information about this event, please contact the Membership Chair, Eu'nice McCoy or the Membership Co-Chair, David Zuber

Daybreaker NYC // Intergalactic Friendsgiving

Friday, November 15 at 6:00am — Zerospace Midtown West / Chelsea / Hudson Yards — 136 W 33rd St, New York, NY 10001

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To celebrate the last Thanksgiving of this era and prepare for what lies ahead — doesn’t 2020 feel like The Future? — you’re invited to cozy up for an intergalactic Friendsgiving at ZeroSpace. Because fam, no matter where this wild universe may take us, we can always come home to our dance floor. So before we all stop, drop and pass the rolls on Turkey Day, let’s party on and surround ourselves with our F-YES fam. To gear up for a pajama party in outer space, wear your homey flannel sets and snuggly slumber onesies (cuz pjs are fashionable in every space-time continuum, y'all). Oh, and don't forget to BYOP (bring your own pillow). Inside our fave alternate dimension, we'll honor the community that fills our hearts with a very spesh' gratitude centered yoga flow, then soak up all the love on a dancefloor that feels like home, sweet home. Invite your squad, your besties, everyone you call a friend (or want to befriend) and let's get comfy AF. 20 of our Daybreaker Team Leaders are flying in from across the globe just for this one, and we know they all want to meet you. #FamilyReunion See you on the dancefloor. --- THE LINEUP YOGA | 6:00am - 7:00am + Please bring a mat!DANCE PARTY | 7:00am - 9:00am+ Feat. Dude Skywalker + Free kombucha, breakfast bites by Manitoba Harvest + more (while they last!)+ Live Performances and Special Surprises

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