National Meatball Day is March 9th and in honor of this spectacular meaty occasion, Daniel Mancini will be offering a special buy one, get one free meatball deal on Friday and Saturday at his restaurant walk-up, Meatball Obsession, in Manhattan.
Timbaland, world famous music producer and Grammy award winner, is turning away from music for his newest venture. Labor Day weekend, he will launch LeSUTRA, a premium sparkling liqueur in four fruity flavors.
"With all my years in the wine and spirits industry, I have come across many fledging brands. It is really rare to find a brand with so much potential and unique craftsmanship. From the recipe formula and luxury packaging to the marketing presence and overall impact of a partner like Timbaland, we have a champion in LeSUTRA.” says co-owner, Tom Bruno.
This season's most in-style lipstick, as predicted by Rachel Zoe, is giving you a chance to win an entire set of Exude Lip Creme and Gloss (valued at $406)! All you have to do to enter the contest is post an Instagram photo of your out-of-date lipstick @ExudeLipstick #LipstickUpgrade for your chance to win! Make sure to check out Exude's Facebook page on May 31st to see if you won! Good luck!
The beginning of the week is a proverbial “no man’s land” in terms of revelry. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday typically present rather bleak prospects for the gregarious reveler. Whether it’s due to priority (rationing the wildness ‘till the weekend), financial strains, or an inculcated sanctity for the “early week”—most bars/pubs remain barren dens of hooch and silence during the week. In an effort to combat this desolation, bar owners have been relegated to rifling through their crafty “bag o’ tricks” to create an enticing evening for the potential reveler.
On February 19th and 20th, the "buzz"-worthy Coffee and Tea Festival is steaming up Manhattan!
Demonstrations, tastings and contests abound at this action-packed event where attendees can witness the art of making the creamiests lattè and espressos from industry professionals and pioneers, and learn the origins of exotic teas and coffees from around the world.
Competition brews as some of the top baristas and cafès go cup-to-cup and a panel of judges taste and critique.
For a taste and a ticket, visit http://www.coffeeandteafestival.com/index.html.
The Sixth Annual Coffee and Tea Festival. February 19th and 20th, 11am-5pm, Tickets starting at $20. 7 W. 34th Street. New York, NY.
Bring in the "Old Hollywood" look, turn up the theme song from James Bond and get ready for the Timeless Bond Girl Contest for Boston's most exclusive New Year's Eve 2011 gala. A Bond girl has beauty, sex appeal and most important.. power. Do you have what it takes to become the mistress to "The Man with the Golden Gun"?
The chosen one will receive a grand prize worth over $2,500, free makeover with complete hair and makeup done by Celebrity Stylist Naz Kupelian and his salon team, a premium gift bag with exclusive luxury items, a video and photo shoot arranged by the SYNERGY team for your portfolio. The winner will also meet for a potential modeling contract.
Steve Earthman was the lucky winner of two tickets to The New England Dessert Showcase and now all are able to see his delicious recipe that knocked him into the top spot. It is the perfect fall treat with sweet maple, apples, peaches and pears, the zest of lemon and the saltiness of toasted nuts. It's a delicious healthy dessert to avoid the autumn gain.
Maple Fruit Compote with Honey-Ginger Toasted Nuts
- 2-3 apples
- 2-3 peaches or pears
- 2 tablespoons maple syrup
- 1/2 cup raisins
- Juice of 1 lemon
- 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1 cup walnuts, or nuts of your choice
- 1/2 teaspoon fresh ginger, minced
- 2 tablespoons raw honey
We all have a sweet tooth or weakness for some ooey-gooey dessert. Well, how about sharing that love?
The New England Dessert Showcase is having a get together with restaurants, bakeries, chocolatiers, pastry chefs, frozen desserts, ice cream makers and dessert wine producers with exhibits, performances and samples of their finest dessert creations and you could win tickets.
Joonbug is giving away five pairs of tickets to the New England Dessert Showcase Saturday, September 18th and the Friday, September 17th opening night party.
On September 7th, Lincoln Center is where 1,500 guests will get the chance to preview the fall runway trends set to appear in Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. The event is produced by the editors of Vogue, SPEC Entertainment, and the rest of the FNO team. The runway show will feature more than 150 of the fashion industry's top models and will be the largest public fashion show in New York City.
Tickets are already sold out and super difficult to nab, but one lucky fashionista will win a coveted $250 ticket from Racked.com.
Details can be found here on how to enter the Racked giveaway.
For more than 16 years, Backstreet Boys have delivered the very finest pop music has to offer! They return to New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom on August 26. Go to Joonbug's Facebook wall and post your favorite Backstreet Boys memory for a chance to win a pair of tickets to the concert!