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Things to do for January 20, 2012
A New Mansion and LeBron
The weekend is tempted by the fruit of another.
Cars. Art. Nudes. 50% Off...
A simple plan: you stroll into this airy book gallery. You score some marked-down hardcovers of tasteful nudes, abstract art, maybe something on cars. Decorum is maintained throughout. And your coffee table looks great afterward.
A House of Crepes and Coffee in Midtown
You’re always on the lookout for a crepe place that looks like an eccentric farmer’s library. Okay, maybe not, but this new spot—where crepes are two-for-one tonight—fits the bill: all bookshelves, barn doors and savory pancakes like the Italian Stallion (prosciutto, manchego, green olives). The Stallone of pancakes.
Mansion’s Back. It Brought Deadmau5.
Tonight: the beginning of seven hours of DJ-fueled debauchery at the new and improved Mansion. You’ll find arena-caliber lighting and a fancy head-throbbing new sound system, while Deadmau5 performs. You refuse to dance in anything less than arena-caliber lighting.
Pregaming at Area 31
Over at the Epic’s 16th-floor seafood den, you can celebrate the Heat’s home game with a $34 three-courser that includes pork belly sliders, grilled hanger steak and a dulce de leche cookie sandwich. This’ll happen all season when the Heat play at home, which ought to help keep up your morale.
According to the Chinese calendar, your Year of the Dragon is beginning. Which means you require a dim sum hall filled with dragon dancers, drummers and a live hand-pulled-noodle show. It’ll all make sense when you’re there...