And, the beat goes on…The destruction and heartache in the wake of Hurricane Sandy is still strongly evident and this week, bars and restaurants continue to toss events and corral the community together in effort to support Sandy relief. In the next few days, art, drink and mingle for the cause at these do-gooder happenings:
Monday, November 19th
Tonight, from 6-9 p.m., Foley Gallery presents #SANDY, a Fundraiser for Hurricane Sandy relief efforts featuring iPhone photographs by renowned contemporary photographers. Photographs will be on sale for $50!
And, 100% of the revenue will be donated to Occupy Sandy and Alison Thompson's Rockaway Relief center run by Third Wave.
Curated by Jun Lee, photographers include Ben Lowy, Ed Kashi, Stephen Wilkes, Ruddy Roye, Wyatt Gallery, Hank Willis Thomas, Michael Christopher Brown, Craig Wetherby, Yosra El-Essawy, Sam Horine, Nicole Sweet, Dylan Chandler, Brent Bartley, Stanley Lumax, and Erica Simone. RVSP here. $10 donation at the door.
Foley Gallery is located at 97 Allen Street New York www.foleygallery.com 212.244.9801.
Wednesday, November 21st
This Wednesday, from 6 -9 p.m., bar stars, Duane Fernandez and Melodie Buell are taking over KTCHN bar at the infamous OUT hotel NYC. Join Miss Melodie and Mr. Duane as they dole out tasty cocktails, hugs and high fives to help continue the support in relief efforts from the devastation cause by Sandy.
Invite your friends and come early cause this one's going to be a party not to be missed.
OUT Hotel is located at 510 West 42nd Street New York www.theoutnyc.com 212.947.2999.