1.) See a film at the African Diaspora International Film Festival. With over 63 featured films you are sure to find something that peaks your interest. A little intellectual and cultural stimulation to shake things up this holiday season, ya know? I plan on seeing An African Election and A Lot Like You among others. Check out this trailer and the full schedule here.
2.) Thursday December 1, 2011- The "PreFix" Late Happy Hour & Night Cap at Brooklyn Terrace
216-228 Duffield Street Brooklyn, NY 26th Floor of the Sheraton Aloft Hotel
Wind down the week with views of the Brooklyn skyline a cocktail in hand, hip-hop, R&B and house music. $7 Cocktails $5 Beer and Wine from 6pm-9pm. Dance til 3am
3.) Friday, December 2, 2011 at 7PM-11th Annual Holiday Party & Clothing Drive
Bring gently used or new coats and toys and get free entry to this dance party with DJ Pete Rock/comedy show/live art/ film screening at (Le) Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St. (@ Thompson St.). Best of all, it's FREE!
Get it in now because pretty soon your calendar will full of holiday parties and family affairs. Let's go!