Things to do for April 07, 2011
Dollar Oysters, Space Flights and a Gin Duel
The weekend needs no introduction.
Luckily we’ve come a long way from when Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin squeezed into the cannonball-shaped space module and fired into orbit. But, especially in the times of Virgin Galactic, it only seems appropriate to raise a glass to old Yuri...
Tapas Bar at Masa’s
Sometimes you want white tablecloths; other times you want the bar. The crew at Masa’s understands and is giving you tapas specialties like fried oysters, ham croquettes and Kobe beef short ribs at the bar on Fridays. If it’s a white tablecloth night, you’re covered there too.
You don’t have to own skates to help set the Guinness World Record for longest chain of roller skaters (you can rent), but you must hold on to another skater’s hips and skate as a group of at least 251 without breaking the chain for a distance of 400 meters—or 437.445 yards.
After clinching a few wins abroad, two London bartenders will get behind the bar at 15 Romolo to mix their interpretations of an SF-themed gin cocktail and then a UK one, each in just under four minutes. You get to sample the entire time—making you the clear winner.