What's Up This Weekend?
The Volo RoundUp NYC Edition is here! Are you ready for some fun?! This is your weekly guide to NYC Social approved events around the City. Whether you’re looking to give back, get fit, find balance, or be a social butterfly, we have something for everyone! This is our first full weekend of Fall, and WE COULDN’T BE MORE EXCITED. It’s still outdoor activities weather for the time being, so let’s enjoy!
Tunnel to Towers 5K
9/30 | IKEA Brooklyn –> Tribeca | 9:30AM
This is a special event that was created to retrace the steps of Stephen Siller, a first responder who ran through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the Twin Towers. This event honors all those service members and first responders that fought that day as well as those that continue to fight on a daily basis. It is not too late to sign up, you can even register day of in the IKEA parking lot 9, right before the 9:30AM race time. Show your support! This is always a great event!
NY Be the Match Run + Walk
9/29 | South Point Park, Roosevelt Island | 8:30AM
This walk/run can help end blood cancer! By signing up for the race, you will help grow the potential bone marrow donor population, and raise money for life saving research and transplants. There also will be prizes for winners, so it is not a come-home-empty-handed situation! Raise money, have fun, run it out, and get some prizes!
9/29 | Irving Place between 17th & 18th | 12 – 4PM
Taste of Gramercy Neighborhood is in it’s sixth year! The top restaurants in Gramercy will be showcased in their very own hood. This was started by the Gramercy Neighborhood Associates, Inc as a way to show local residents all the delish food that Gramercy has to offer. Now, the net proceeds will benefit healthy eating programs at local public schools and the left over food will feed the homeless via the Bowery Mission! Get out there and taste!
9/29 | Governor’s Island | 10AM – 4PM
Join your fellow NYers this Saturday at the HealthyNYC Expo! This event is hosted by Mastermind Connect and is designed to create engagement about healthcare. They are looking to showcase lots of excitement from healthcare professionals, influencers, families, and elected officials. There is so much in store at this event! You can take part in Zumba classes, yoga classes, cooking demonstrations, prizes, giveaways, and wellness for mental health and seniors. They want everyone to live their best life possible!
CorePower Yoga Sound Off C2
9/29 | Waterfront at Brookfield Place | 11AM – 12PM
Yes this is yoga, with all the spiritual and well-being mindfulness of it all. However, this is going to be an intense physical session, and you will leave with sweat dripping, a clear mind, and the sense of a cardio workout done for the day. SoundOff is partnering with CorePower to bring you the silent DJ experience! Bring a yoga mat, a towel, a water and wear comfy clothes, sunscreen, and sunglasses! Namaste!
Paragon Sports Crawl
9/29 | Paragon Sports | 9:30AM – 1:00PM
This is the FIRST EVER Paragon Sports Crawl! You will conquer tons of sports all over NYC! Some activities you will participate in: tennis, trail running, skiing, climbing, and baseball. You will “crawl” from one sport to the next however your team chooses; run, walk, bike, cab, subway, whatever! After completing the crawl, there will be an after-party at Paragon Sports on Broadway (the starting point).
NYC Bacon and Beer Classic
9/29 | USTA BJK Tennis Center | 12 – 10PM
This is poised to be the most epic party that they have ever thrown. The fifth annual Bacon and Beer Fest celebrates two of the things that people seem to love the most: bacon & beer! There are more restaurants, breweries, and entertainment on board this year than ever before! Make sure you get your tickets, do not miss this party!
Zac Brown Tribute Band Live!
9/29 | Holy Name Shepherd Hall | 8PM – 11PM
There is really nothing more I need to say other than Zac Brown Band! They are one of the most popular country artists out there, and this is the #1 Zac Brown tribute band! I wouldn’t miss this for anything. Plus, your ticket includes beer, wine, soda, and snacks! Done deal at $40!