Things to do for October 05, 2006

The Weekender

Your Weekend Agenda

A weekend is a terrible thing to waste.

Thursday
Saks Relaunch Celebration
THURSDAY DEPARTMENT STORE DRINKING

Saks Relaunch Celebration

Saks Fifth Ave is celebrating the re-launch of their 7th Floor Men's Designer Collection with a DJ, free wine and champagne. 2(x)ist will also be showing off their new line of luxury eco-conscious soy underwear...we're so there.

411:  6-8pm tonight, Saks Fifth Ave, 611 5th Ave (at 49th), 7th floor

Friday
Joseph Abboud Menswear Sale
FRIDAY AFTERNOON FITTING

Joseph Abboud Menswear Sale

Triple your pleasure during the last days of this sale with $299 Abboud suits (3 for $700) and $190 blazers (3 for $450); you'll also find $40 dress shirts, $70 pants and $20 ties. It might cost less to buy these than get your old clothes dry-cleaned.

411: Until 6:30pm today and 9am-6pm Oct 6th, Soiffer Haskin, 317 W. 33rd St (between 8th and 9th)

Friday
Free Cocktail Tasting at Bondi Road
FRIDAY NIGHT COCKTAILING

Free Cocktail Tasting at Bondi Road

Bondi Road opened a while back, but the official opening celebration hits this weekend with free cocktail tastings Friday and Saturday. Double your cocktails, double your Aussie Aussie Aussie, oy oy oy.

411: Oct 6-7, 11pm-1am, 153 Rivington St (between Suffolk and Clinton), 212-253-5311, www.bondiroad.com

Saturday
Guinness Oyster Music Festival
SATURDAY OYSTERS AND BEER

Guinness Oyster Music Festival

Guinness, freshly shucked oysters, BBQ and live music, all in the great outdoors next to the Brooklyn Bridge. Good and good for you.

411:Oct 7, noon-6pm on The Bandstand on Water St (between Main and Dock), 6pm-midnight at the Underwater Lounge, 66 Water St, Brooklyn, 718-625-9352, www.waterstreetrestaurant.com

Saturday
Borat Movie Prescreening
SATURDAY LATE-NIGHT BORAT

Borat Movie Prescreening

The New Yorker Festival is prescreening Borat's movie at the stroke of midnight. We have the only tickets in town that aren't spoken for...it's nice.

411: Oct 7, midnight, Directors Guild of America, 110 W. 57th St (between 6th and 7th)

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