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Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Wednesday, May 4

OP Lounge 

The Attic Rooftop & Lounge, 251 West 48th St (Corner of 8th Ave). Out Professionals returns to this glamorous Midtown West hideaway. The over-the-top rooftop is all theirs for the night for this attitude-free networking series. Rain-or-shine, outdoor-or-indoor networking and socializing. Arrive early and enjoy happy hour prices until 7 pm. 6 pm; no cover.

Coming Out: PrEP and HIV The Center

208 W 13th St (Seventh Ave/Greenwich St), gaycenter.org. The Coming Out Series is an initiative to facilitate open conversations on hot button topics affecting the LGBT community in NYC and beyond including HIV/PrEP, mental health, religion and political beliefs. The first in the Coming Out series will focus on the effectiveness of HIV preventative medication, how to access it and any possible side effects. 6 pm; free.

Bryant Park Ball 

Bryant Park 42nd St (Corner of 42nd Street & Sixth Avenue) Bryant Park is hosting the opening night of weekly dance events near the fountain. The night will feature three live bands and three different styles of dance instruction Charleston, Foxtrot, and Jitterbug. The Simulacrum of Yore Society is inviting guests to come and participate in a flashmob formal ball by dressing up in tuxedos, tails, tophats, suits and ties, ballroom gowns and formal dresses. Guests are encouraged to bring their own white tablecloths, potluck food and non-alcoholic (due to park regulations) drinks. 5:00 pm; free.

Cakes Metropolitan

559 Lorimer St (Metropolitan Ave/Devoe St) Williamsburg, metropolitanbarny.com. Brooklyn boys shake their asses at Untitled Queen and Elizabeth James’s weekly humpday rage, with Horrorchata on DJ duty. The winner of the “Dance Off Pants Off” competition takes home $50, and all contestants win a free drink. 10 pm; free.
 

Wednesday, May 4, 2016