"Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy!" Amen, Benjamin Franklin! Behold a six-pack of beer celebrations, from a high-brow brew cruise to an array of $pecials that even a seriously broke beer lover can afford. ... Read More

October 31 falls on a Monday this year, so Saturday the 29th is shaping up to be a big night. Whether you're looking to dress in costume or just want an extra-special excuse to hit the clubs, keep in mind that these parties are potential sell-outs, so consider booking in advance.  ... Read More

Footloose arrives in movie theaters next Friday. Duran Duran is playing Madison Square Garden on Oct. 25. And, last night, Debbie (not Deborah!) Gibson sang "Shake Your Love" to a room of adoring fans. Uh-oh, did we accidentally step into a time machine and end up back in the 1980s? ... Read More

Need a little lust in your life? We dare you to pay a visit to this seductive downtown drinking den and not emerge feeling utterly amorous. In her debut DateNite column, Francesca Borgognone explains why need to say to your significant other: "Come with me to this Casbah!"

Glowing candles, red rose petals and velvety drapes. Such is the kind of decor that makes many a woman swoon—and most boyfriends bolt. ... Read More

Always wanted to hop into a DeLorean and set the control panel for 1985? Here's your chance! Culture Club, that totally awesome downtown night spot that was a velcro for fans of the big-haired decade and many a bachelorette before shuttering in 2007, reopens September 30 at 20 West 39th Street. (Go here to get $10 off opening-weekend admission.) ... Read More

While pumpkins are just beginning to make their annual appearances on stoops around the city, pumpkin beers are already disappearing from your favorite drinking dens. ... Read More

The quintessential New York nightlife experience, Sound Factory Saturdays at the titular Manhattan mega-club was an epic party that was known to last until Sunday afternoon. As DJ on duty, Jonathan Peters would famously spin marathon sets — 14, 16, even 18 hours without a break.
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A decade after arriving on the music scene with blood covering much of his face — who can forget the kinda-cool, kinda-gross cover of his 2001 album, I Get Wet — Andrew W.K. is still enjoying the lifestyle he ascribed to in the titles of songs "Party Hard", "It's Time to Party" and "Fun Night," if not "Party Til You Puke." As the co-owner and self-appointed mayor of the dance club Santos Party House in Tribeca, the now-32-year-old oversees some of the best bashes in New York, according to Paper Magazine, whose Nightlife Awards has lauded the multi-level venue's parties, sound syst ... Read More

His late father amassed a fortune by manufacturing and marketing Troll dolls in the 1980s, but don't let David Berrie's trust-fund-kids status fool you: The Bergen County, NJ, native is one of the most ambitious and hardest-working deejays in New York, and he won't stop until he's a major player on the international scene. ... Read More