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Trip by Skyscanner’s TripPicks This Week feature empowers you to discover and take advantage of great events, openings and exhibits throughout the city each week.
Here are some exciting events and sites to check out this week in Downtown New York, courtesy of Trip by Skyscanner. Visit the Trip by Skyscanner website or download the app for more upcoming events.
The Great Gatsby comes to Capitale for a night of extravagant Prohibition-style celebration. Champagne towers, live performances, music, dancers and plenty of sinful surprises await. Dress code: bootlegger, flappers or black tie. Tickets start at $75 and are going fast.
Friday, Dec. 1 from 9pm-2am
Book and booze lovers will meet at Strand’s Rare Book Room for an evening of mixing and mingling. Learn the tricks of the trade and create your very own, literary-inspired drink! Tickets are $15 and include a Strand gift card for the same amount.
Strand Book Store (Union Square)
Monday, Dec. 4 from 6:30-7:30pm
Get to know Louis Vuitton, the man, as you take a trip through the long and glamorous history of his icon brand. The exhibition features augmented reality, interactive stations where you can tag walls or customize travel trunk, and lots and lots of luggage, handbags, and accessories. FREE
American Stock Exchange Building (Financial District)
Monday-Saturday from 10am-8pm; Sunday from 1am-7pm
Handmade and original! Browse traditional and contemporary jewelry, ceramics, sculptures, baskets, textiles, beadwork, paintings, as well as clothing and toys from a vast network of talented Native American artists. FREE
National Museum of the American Indian (Financial District)
Saturday, Dec. 2-Sunday, Dec. 3 from 10am-5pm
Think oversized acrylic sweaters with red-nosed reindeers, poop-colored gingerbread houses, gaudy, sparkly snowflakes and, blinking lights. Pop one on and join scores of others at the annual Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl. With so many atrocious sweaters, conversation starters won’t be lacking. $13.75
Bar None ( East Village)
Saturday, Dec. 2 from 2-11pm