It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.
Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit, and a list of new bars, restaurants and shops to explore.
Where/When: New York Hospital of Queens Cardiac Health Center. On Friday, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Why Go: If your schedule permits, take some time to treat your body right in the new year with a massage by somebody who really knows what they're doing.
Pricing: $45 for 30 minutes and $70 for an hour
Where/When: Oceans NYC Lounge, 77-14 Queens Boulevard. On Saturday, from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m.
Why Go: While this might seem like a little bit of a trip to get to, admission is free before midnight, ladies get open bar service from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. and DJ Ash & DJ All Out (from La Mega 97.9) will be there spinning beats.
Pricing: No cover before midnight
Where/When: . On Sunday, starting at 4:30 p.m.
Why Go: If watching the game wasn't reason enough, you'll get stellar specials throughtout, along with raffles and giveaways.
Pricing: Specials include snacks for $1.99 and $2.99, select drafts for $3 and shots for $4.99.
4. NFL Playoffs
Where/When: . On Saturday and Sunday.
Why Go: While you catch any of this weekend's four playoff games, you'll enjoy $3.50 pints, ten cent wings and a free half time buffet. What more can you ask for when watching the game on a nice flat screen? Oh, did I forget to mention there's also a superb tailgate menu?
Pricing: Food and drink prices vary.
Where/When: . On Sunday, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Why Go: This musically entertaining evening will include several opera singers, along with a prix fixe, four course meal, wine and beer.
And still you want more? Check out our family-friendly Grab & Go Kids Planner, refreshed every Wednesday.