After scouring the internet, these are the most interesting events to explore taking place in Connecticut and New York City this weekend,
Friday, June 9
1. Neville Wisdom Spring/Summer Fashion Show 5:30 pm @Corsair Apartment in New Haven. Doors open at 5:30PM – Fashion Show at 7:15PM
Tickets Available at www.nevillewisdom.com discounted until Friday night ! Join New Haven based fashion designer Neville Wisdom for a night of delicious drinks & food from Mẹcha Noodle Bar Katalina’s Bakery Da Legna: Wood Fired Pizza The Wine Thief Dashi Restaurant fabulous tunes by Dooley-o Jackson, & All Brand New Summer Fashions ! Gorgeous Hair/Makeup by Rena Santopietro
Saturday, June 10
3. CT Cuddle Party 7 pm New Haven, CT
You will walk away with newfound confidence and unforgettable memories!
What you will gain:
*Giving and Receiving Affection
Think hugs, back rubs, foot rubs, nuzzling, head scratching, spooning and non – sexual snuggling!
4. Farm Up Jamaica Caribbean Farmers Market Queens NYC Jerk Roots & Yam Fundraiser; Roy Wilkins Park Queens, NY $10 – $40
-ROOTS AND MEDICINAL TONICS
-YAM (jerk, roast, stew and more)THE, “SO YOU THINK YOU CAN COOK” COOK-OFF We will have prizes up to $1000 for the Best Chef! Who can make the best JERK CHICKEN, ROAST FISH OR ROAST YAM AND SALTFISH? The public will decide!!!
HISTORICAL SPEECH BY DR. JULIUS GARVEY, SON OF MARCUS GARVEY!PERFORMANCES BY: KY MANI MARLEY and PROTOJE, MUTABARUKA, LIEUTENANT STICHIE, GLEN WASHINGTON, LIKKLE JOHN and More to be announced!!! Music By: Rory Stone Love All proceeds will go to the Farm Up Jamaica, Farmer Assistance Fund to help distressed Jamaican farmers and Youth to Learn Organic Agriculture and become Agri Entrepreneurs. Help Us Reduce the amount of food being imported into Jamaica.
Simply Buy Your Ticket Below and HELP JAMAICA RECOVER
5. GinFest 1 pm at the Society Room Hartford
To celebrate World Gin Day, Next Level Marketing and Transcend Events Group is throwing the first-ever GinFest U.S. at The Society Room of Hartford on June 10, 2017. Inspired by the phenomenon sweeping across the UK and throughout Europe, GinFest Hartford will be the first stop in a series of festivals, offering gin lovers a chance to enjoy a huge range, from classic to craft. Gin lovers will get to try over a dozen of the finest gins, artisanal tonics and mixers under one roof. Enjoy signature cocktails from top mixologists paired with some tasty bites from a few top local restaurants. And if you want to learn to shake and stir like the best, join the featured Master Classes, hosted by top gin educators and brands throughout the day.
Sunday, June 11
6. Nathan Ebanks Children’s Advocacy Group Soiree for a Cause 1 – 4 pm @Long Island, New York
Join celebrity chef Wenford Patrick Simpson of BB Kings Blues Club for an evening of networking, dining and fundraising and awareness. Sorrel cheesecake is on the menu! Great food and people for a great cause.