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January’s Can’t Miss Events

January may be one of the colder months of the year but that shouldn’t keep you from enjoying the city. Stay warm with some of these hot January events. 

Jeopardy GOAT (Greatest of All Time) Viewing Parties at Clinton Hall 1/7-1/9

The competition for the title of Jeopardy’s Greatest of All Time kicks off on Tuesday, January 7th at 8pm. Join in on the Jeopardy-themed fun at Clinton Hall with a series of viewing parties combined with trivia. A grand prize winner will be awarded a Clinton Hall gift card each night with the festivities kicking off at 7pm and a watch party to follow at 8pm. The first event takes place at Clinton Hall in the Bronx on Tuesday, January 7th, then their Williamsburg location on Wednesday, January 8th and finally Clinton Hall 51 on Thursday, January 9th. 

Get Winter Ready Pop-up at Grand Bazaar NYC on 1/12

Come and pick up some warm handmade woolly hats and scarves, cozy candles, organic body butter and bath salts, a stylish vintage coat, or comfy decorative pillows at Grand Bazaar NYC‘s (100 W. 77th St.) Get Winter Ready Pop-Up. Stroll the aisles featuring 130+ vendors, indoors and outdoors, rain or shine while enjoying a cup of yummy hot chocolate and a delicious bite to eat from the Bazaar’s artisanal food court.

Ten Hope After Ten Studio Sessions with Laura Hope Duo on 1/16

Jam out at Ten Hope (10 Hope St.) in Williamsburg with Lara Hope Duo, the winner of the 2017 Ameripolitan Music Award for Best Female Rockabilly Artist on Thursday, January 16th beginning at 10pm. Lara Hope and the Ark-Tones are the Northeast’s premier Roots Rock n’ Roll & Rockabilly Twang outfit. No cover charge needed and no reservations are required. 

Celebrate National Peking Duck Day at Brooklyn Chop House on 1/18

Brooklyn Chop House (150 Nassau St) will celebrate National Peking Duck Day in a big way on Saturday, January 18th. Enjoy the ultimate surf & turf with a 3lb dry-aged Porterhouse steak, 4lb salt & pepper or ginger garlic Lobster and a 7lb Peking Duck served with lobster and chicken fried rice, french fries and onion rings. The delicious meal that feeds 6 – 8 people will be served up for $279.

Head to the Sustainable Seafood Fest Aquarius at The Foundry on 1/25

Aquarius returns to The Foundry in Long Island City on Saturday, January 25th for the third edition of this annual arctic-chic event, which highlights and serves up sustainable seafood and cocktails. The event will feature delicacies of the sea as well as a bevy of sustainable seafood purveyors and premium wines and liquors. This festival is brought to you by the producers of Secret Summer, Tyler Hollinger of HighLife Productions, Andy Maturana from RAPT NY and Alison DuVal from The Foundry. For tickets or more information, visit aquariusnyc.com

Celebrate Australia Day at Hole in the Wall on 1/25

Celebrate Australia Day at Hole in the Wall in Murray Hill (626 1st Ave.) on Saturday, January 25th beginning at 5pm. Jam out to Triple J’s 2019 Hottest 100 playing live while enjoying traditional Aussie cuisine like Four N’ Twenty meat pies complemented by free sausage rolls, there will be Coopers on draft and happy hour prices all night long including Lamingtons and Espresso Martinis with Mr. Black Liqueur, all while Cricket matches are shown on the Aussie cafe’s big screen.