Events

09/20/2019 - Nationals/Internationals Mixer At The World Bar

For the last 14 years NYSN has been bringing people together in New York City and beyond for networking events, adventures, classes, and activities that make our big city (and the world) seem just a little smaller and friendlier!  We have people who are members from all over the U.S. and around the world!  Join us on this special night where we welcome our newest international members to come out and mingle with the vast melting pot of members from both the U.S.A and around the world.  We'll have fun games with prizes too! ...read more...

Price: $15.00
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Date: 09/20/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

09/20/2019 - NY Yankees Baseball Game at Yankee Stadium: Rotating Seats: Meet City or Stadium

Take me out to the ballgame!  Join us for this fun Friday Night Out of the city as The NY Yankees take on the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium.  We have a block of 40 tickets set aside for out group in section 411 (yes all the way up top)Rows 11-13. At least 2 times during the game the group will randomly switch seats so you can sit next to all new people.  We will also have time to explore the stadium.  You can meet the group either in NYC or at the stadium... ...read more...

Price: $34.00
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Date: 09/20/2019

Address:

Yankee Stadium
161 and River Avenue
Bronx, New York Map and Directions

09/21/2019 - Team Lawn Bowling/Bocce Ball at Sheeps Meadow: Learn, Play, Socialize

Lawn Bowling (Bocce Ball) can be traced back to the 13th Century and is a fun and easy game to play for amusement, socializing and a little fun competition.  Join NYSN for a great night in Central Park as the sun sets over the NYC skyline. We'll teach you all you need to know and get to playing several rounds right away.  Space is limited to 16 people. ...read more...

Price: $15.00
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Date: 09/21/2019

Address:

Meet at the benches next to Tavern on the Green
Central Park West and West 67th
New York, NY
10023 Map and Directions

09/21/2019 - Endless Summer Rooftop Mega Meet Up

THIS EVENT IS NOT BEING HOSTED BY NYSN, IT IS A COMBINATION OF OVER 30 DIFFERENT SOCIAL MEETUP.COM GROUPS. Summer's not over til we say it is! Join over 30 Meetup.com groups at Manhattan's largest and most spectacular penthouse lounge - surrounded by floor to ceiling windows with breathtaking panoramic views of the NYC skyline. 2 For 1 Drinks, Complimentary Appetizers, DJ, Dancing, & Giveaways - all on the 20th Fl. Empire Room! You will also have free VIP access to the rooftop! ...read more...

Price: $15.00

Date: 09/21/2019

Address:

230 Fifth Avenue Enclosed Rooftop Bar
230 5th avenue
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

09/22/2019 - Dim Sum Brunch in Chinatown

 Dim Sum is a traditional Chinese breakfast/brunch meal which features small portions of a variety of foods, including an assortment of steamed or fried dumplings, meats, fish and pastries.  Join a fun group of members and friends for this tasty Chinese meal where the conversations are always lively.  You will enjoy veggie, meat and fish selections that will fill you up for the day!  Our Dim Sum host will do the ordering for you (in case you are a novice) and accommodate any special requests you have.  ...read more...

Price: $30.00
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Date: 09/22/2019

Address:

Sunshine Seafood Restaurant
27 Division Street
New York, NY
10013 Map and Directions

09/24/2019 - Game Show Night: Several Rounds, Different Games, Rotating Teams, Totally Fun!

Ready for a little friendly competition?  Join us for this fun night of conversations, cocktails, food, drinks and goofiness as we come together to play some fun interactive games based on popular TV game Shows! We'll have several rounds of games where you can win prizes! No experience is necessary and you don't have to be a know it all to participate! If you don't have a team we will create teams at the event and switch you around for each round so that you get to socialize and meet with even more people!  ...read more...

Price: $10.00
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Date: 09/24/2019

Address:

Playwright Irish Pub West 35th
27 West 35th
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

09/25/2019 - Speed Socializing After Work Party- 40s & 50s

Let's face it even through Speed Dating can be a little corny, it is a great way to meet a ton of potential dates in a short period of time.  Why not take that concept and apply it to making friends and connections in other ways?  Join us for this fun and interesting evening where you will meet more people in 60 minutes than you could meet in a whole month on your own! Our Speed Socializing Party is designed to be perfect for people who are new to the city, tired of their current social circles, looking for new friends and connections, share common interests or maybe even make business connections.  The night will feature ice breaker games with prizes and several rounds of speed socializing. The age range for this event is 40's and 50's. ...read more...

Price: $15.00
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Date: 09/25/2019

Address:

Playwright Irish Pub West 35th
27 West 35th
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

09/26/2019 - Upscale Wine Event: For Lovers of Socializing & Fine Wine! Free Flowing Samples

 If you love really good wine and socializing then let us be your host for this great night out where the focus is on introducing you to great wines and other fun people!   We have teamed up with several social networking groups to bring you a fantastic upscale wine tasting event for people who love wine and those who know nothing about it!   It is a fun way to spend a Thursday evening in a classy yet casual atmosphere. The wine will be free flowing and you can fill your glass as many times as you would like if you love a particular one!! ...read more...

Price: $45.00
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Date: 09/26/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

09/26/2019 - Women Only Social & Networking Night-Appetizers/Drink Specials

Ladies if you are looking for a fun and interesting way to meet other Professional Females in and around NYC for business, friendship and idea sharing  please join us at The World Bar.  This event is for our female members and friends only!  The night will feature drink specials  and several structured activities designed to bring you together with other like minded Female Professionals. ...read more...

Price: $10.00
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Date: 09/26/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

09/26/2019 - Mixology/Bar Tending Class - Socialize, Learn & Taste All You Make!

The New York Social Network is the only social/networking group to offer a Bartending/Mixology  class where you get to go behind an actual bar and mix drinks with the real stuff!  Belly up to the bar with a small group of NYSN members and friends and learn how to make your favorite drinks in a fun and casual setting.  ...read more...

Price: $45.00
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Date: 09/26/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

09/27/2019 - Manhattans Only Table Games Casino Party: Learn, Play, Socialize, $100 Value for $35!!

If you are looking for something different to do on a Friday Night then look no further!  We have put together a fantastic night of fun, socializing, learning, playing, eating and drinking at Big Deal Casino Academy, (The only licensed Casino School in New York State).  You won't find another social event like this  in the city for this price anywhere!  Whether you know how to play some of these games or have never stepped foot in a casino join us! ...read more...

Price: $35.00
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Date: 09/27/2019

Address:

Big Deal Casino Academy
1 East 28th Street
New York, NY
10016 Map and Directions

09/28/2019 - Murder at The Deadwood Saloon Interactive Murder Mystery Party: Everyone Is A Suspect!

Our interactive murder mystery nights are a fun and different way to socialize on a Saturday evening!  For each of these adventures everyone at the party plays a role and everyone is a suspect! When you arrive our staff will be on hand to welcome you and explain your character and the story-line.  No experience is necessary.  It is designed to be fun (not super hard).  During the night our host will narrate the chain of events that lead to the murder then it is up to you to solve the case by interacting with the other character at the party! ...read more...

Price: $25.00
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Date: 09/28/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

09/28/2019 - Fall Foliage Hudson Valley Moderate Hike, Apples/Pumpkins & Cider Day Trip

Enjoy a fun filled day out of the city in the beautiful Hudson Valley with other fun people from our group who love the outdoors and the Fall colors.  We have put together a special set of activities that will give you a taste of the great outdoors and all that the region has to offer.  We will be hiking the Peter's Kill Trail at Minnewaska, Visit a local orchard and farm stand for Apple Picking and Stop by a Cider Farm for tasty samples. ...read more...

Price: $65.00
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Date: 09/28/2019

Address:

Take the 8:45am Metro North train from
Grand Central to Poughkeepsie
New York, Poughkeepsie Map and Directions

09/28/2019 - Central Park Fall Scavenger Hunt

Experience the beauty of  Central Park in fall  in a whole new way with our Central Park Scavenger Hunt!  It is a fun way to meet new people or hang out with familiar friends in NYC's Urban Oasis! If you don't have a team we will set you up on one as you set out to find fun and historical things that are already part of the park.  Following the hunt you can join members of the hunt for a bite to eat at a local pub or restaurant. ...read more...

Price: $20.00
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Date: 09/28/2019

Address:

Brad's Burgers & Brews
522 Columbus Avenue
New York, NY
10024 Map and Directions

09/28/2019 - Single Professionals The Glow Party: The Most Clever Singles Event In NYC! 20s-40s

Our Glow Party Singles Events are a clever and unique and new way to navigate the singles party scene. We use our glow bracelet color coding system as just one of the ways for you to identify and instantly connect with others who have the same interests as you, that saves a lot of  time on conversations that wind up leading nowhere!  We'll  also have several fun activities that will get you you mix and mingle with over 100 NYC Professionals just like you! We'll have members from over 20 different social networking groups participating so you can find out what else is going on for NYC Professionals across the city. ...read more...

Price: $15.00
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Date: 09/28/2019

Address:

Windfall
23 West 39th
New York, NY
10018 Map and Directions

09/28/2019 - Hudson Valley Day Trips Overnight Camping Option

We are running two separate day trips to the Hudson Valley on this weekend.  Saturday includes a moderate hike at Minnewaska Preserve, Apple Picking and a trip to Bad Seed Hard Cider Mill.  Sunday includes lunch at The Culinary Institute, The Walkway Over The Hudson, A wine tasting at a local winery and a visit to another orchard.  You can combine both trips by joining us for an overnight camping option at our private campsite on the shores of the Hudson that will include all the Saturday activities plus a riverside happy hour, a delicious dinner at the campsite, a bonfire with s'mores, games on Saturday evening, breakfast on Sunday morning and all the  activities on Sunday! How do I do this option?

  • Register below and reserve your space for both days and the overnight.  You will arrive at 10:44am Saturday and stay until 5:50pm Sunday.
  • We supply all the camping equipment except a sleeping bag and tent.  If you don't have a tent you may rent a private tent for $15 additional (payable when you arrive)
The Campsite Our private campsite is on private land that is nestled at the bottom of the tree lined glacial hills on the west side of the Hudson.  It features tables, chairs, a dock on the river, spectacular views, a hot water shower, a composting toilet, games, a large fire pit, shelter in case of rain and all the things you would need to enjoy a peaceful night. Take the virtual campsite tour.  There is no electric but we have a potable charging station for phones. You are not far from civilization but you will feel completely immersed in nature. Cost:  $215 ($205 for VIP Members) includes:  transportation from Poughkeepsie train station to all activities, hiking fees, campsite fees, dinner Saturday with all types of beverages, breakfast Sunday (eggs, grains, fruit, coffee, juice). Lunch on Sunday at Culinary institute, wine tasting on Sunday all taxes and tips. Not included: train fare, tent rental if you need one ($15), lunch Saturday which you can bring with you or order from our local deli, any items you purchase at farmstands or cider mill Your host will be NYSN Founder Dave Cervini Can I come alone?  Yes, 98% of those attending this event normally register on their own. You welcome to bring as many non member guests, friends & co workers as you’d like, just make sure to register for the number of people that you want below. Some people may know each other from attending previous events but you won't feel like the odd man out. Do I need a ticket? No, if you register and pay we will have your info at check in.  We will also send a confirmation prior to the trip. Can I just do the Saturday Day Trip and leave Sunday Morning or come Saturday night and stay for the trip on Sunday?  Yes but it would be the same price. Dress Code:  Dress for the weather. How will I find the group?  We will send you a confirmation email with exact locations, contact info and names of those who are hosting the event when you register. We will send follow up emails as we get closer, usually the night before or morning of. Ages: 21+  Most of our events attract 20’s -40’s although some events can skew younger or older (50’s) depending on the event. Some events are clearly age specific as indicated.   If this is an issue for you contact Dave at the address below and we can usually give you a very accurate idea of what to expect. Who Comes to These?: Our activities attract NY Professionals from all backgrounds and professions who are looking to expand their social circles.  You will also find others who are looking to learn something, network for business, try something they have never done before or enjoy something they love doing but can’t get their friends to do. There may also be some people looking to find that someone special who share a passion for the same activities (but don’t make this the sole reason you come out). Questions?  If you want to know how many people are coming, what the ages are likely to be, the gender breakdown or the overall vibe of the event before you register, contact Dave Cervini at dave@newyorksocialnetwork.com or call 212-873-2256. This event is nonrefundable unless the event is canceled or rescheduled. By registering for this event you take full responsibilities for your actions and agree to conduct yourself accordingly. ...read more...

Price: $215.00
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Date: 09/28/2019

Address:

Take the 8:45am Metro North train from
Grand Central to Poughkeepsie
New York, Poughkeepsie Map and Directions

09/29/2019 - Hudson Valley Sights & Bites Day Trip: Culinary Institute, Hudson Walkway,Wine Tasting, Apple Pick

Join us for a beautiful Fall Day day out of the city and enjoy 4 things that the Hudson Valley is famous for; The Culinary Institute of America, Wine, Farm Stands, Apple Picking and The Walkway Over The Hudson Historic Park. ...read more...

Price: $85.00
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Date: 09/29/2019

Address:

Take the 8:45am Metro North train from
Grand Central to Poughkeepsie
New York, Poughkeepsie Map and Directions

09/29/2019 - The Museum of Food and Drink Group Trip and Tasting

The Museum of Food and Drink (MOFAD) is a new kind of museum that brings the world of food to life with exhibits you can taste, touch, and smell. We inspire public curiosity about food, what it means, and how it connects with the world around us.  Join us as we explore their latest exhibit Chow: Making the Chinese American Restaurant celebrating the birth and evolution of Chinese American cuisine, tracing its 170-year history and sparking conversation about food culture, immigration, and what it means to be American. ...read more...

Price: $35.00
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Date: 09/29/2019

Address:

Museum of Food and Drink
62 Bayard Street
Brooklyn, NY
11222 Map and Directions

10/01/2019 - Fun and Easy Rotating Team Trivia Night at The Playwright Irish Pub Midtown: Free Event

  You don't have to be a genius to participate in this Trivia Night! Come  out and enjoy a night of food drink, conversation and a little friendly competition! Test your skills as your New York Social Network host presents a fun evening that will have you thinking, laughing and learning about pop culture, music, TV, Movie, History, NYC and more. ...read more...

Address:

Playwright Irish Pub West 35th
27 West 35th
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

10/02/2019 - Speed Socializing After Work Party- 20s & 30s

If you register after 2pm on Tuesday you will not get a confirmation email.  Your name will be on a list at the door.  Let's face it even through Speed Dating can be a little corny, it is a great way to meet a ton of potential dates in a short period of time.  Why not take that concept and apply it to making friends and connections in other ways?  Join us for this fun and interesting evening where you will meet more people in 60 minutes than you could meet in a whole month on your own! Our Speed Socializing Party is designed to be perfect for people who are new to the city, tired of their current social circles, looking for new friends and connections, share common interests or maybe even make business connections.  The night will feature ice breaker games with prizes and several rounds of speed socializing. The age range for this event is 20's and 30's. ...read more...

Price: $15.00
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Date: 10/02/2019

Address:

Playwright Irish Pub West 35th
27 West 35th
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

10/02/2019 - 80s Music Rockin Radio Show with Dave, Trivia & Midtown Happy Hour Party

Dave Circa 1989

NYSN founder Dave Cervini goes back to his radio roots for a super fun trip back in time trip to a make believe 1980's pop/alternative radio show live at The Playwright Pub. Dave will be at the DJ booth and play 4 hours of great 80's music as if it was an actual radio show from August 1st 1989 complete with entertainment reports, commercials and of course the best music from the 80's decade!  We will also have special 80's themed ice breaker games, drink specials appetizers and more! ...read more...

Price: $5.00
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Date: 10/02/2019

Address:

Playwright Irish Pub West 35th
27 West 35th
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

10/03/2019 - The Differences Between Men and Women Great Debate & Party

It is not secret that most of the time men and women operate on 2 totally different wavelengths.  When it comes to dating and relating, it can seem like all of the time!  Join us for this fun and informal night where we come together to solve the problems of the world when it comes to men and women and how they interact!  NYSN founder Dave Cervini will be your host and moderator for this fun event where we will enjoy cocktails, socializing and then sit for a guided discussion/debate  about the issues that mean the most to you! ...read more...

Price: $10.00
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Date: 10/03/2019

Address:

Playwright Irish Pub West 35th
27 West 35th
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

10/03/2019 - Highline After Work Scavenger Hunt & Party

The Highline is one of New York's top attractions but how much do you actually know about the former train trestle that brought fright trains in and out of NYC from 1932-1980???  Join us for this fun evening of adventure, history and socializing as we invite members and friends to see how much they can see and learn while having a little friendly competition with other members of the group.  No experience is needed and we will make up teams when you arrive (unless you already have one). ...read more...

Price: $20.00
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Date: 10/03/2019

Address:

Meet at Rocky's Pizza Bar
460 West 34th street
New York, NY
10001 Map and Directions

10/05/2019 - NYC Underground Mystery & History Scavenger Hunt

There is a lot of amazing history, art and culture under the streets of NYC!  Since 1904 the subways have kept the city moving and connected. Explore the worlds most amazing subway system as you follow Subway Sally an NYU History Major who mysteriously disappears while doing a research paper about the history of the subways.  We'll team you up with other fun members of our group to look for clues in many of the interesting and historic places she visited and try to figure out what happened to her! The hunt starts and ends at a local pub where you can enjoy food and drink with your new friends when the mystery is solved! ...read more...

Price: $20.00
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Date: 10/05/2019

Address:

Playwright Irish Pub West 35th
27 West 35th
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

10/05/2019 - 80s Prom Party Interactive Murder Mystery Night: Everyone Is A Suspect!

Join us for this fun Murder Mystery Theme Party where everyone at the party is a suspect and you will help to find the killer!!! With their high school career coming to an end, the students of Mayhem High find themselves battling it out over grades, popularity, affection, class rankings and what they all have been focused on for years…who will be awarded the prom king and queen title? As the night unfolds, the royalty will be rewarded and an innocent life will be claimed. From the preppie to the punk rocker, the spaz to the stud, the jock to the jilted—all are suspected although only one is to blame and it could be you!! Can you find the culprit in this crazy madness that is filled with neon, naughtiness and narcissistic behavior?  Everyone at our party will have a character to play, no experience necessary and it is so much fun!  ...read more...

Price: $25.00
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Date: 10/05/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

10/05/2019 - Intro To Rock Scramble, Fall Colors, Apples/Pumpkins/Cider Mill

This is one of our most breathtaking hikes!  Challenge your sense of adventure as you work your way to the top of the Spring Farm Trail Head as the hustle and bustle of the city gives way to quiet, forested paths and 360 degree views of the valley and the famous Gunks Mountain range near New Paltz, NY. Enjoy an invigorating day out of the city with other fun members of our group as you will be treated to some of the most spectacular views of the Hudson Valley as the fall foliage shines brilliantly. ...read more...

Price: $85.00
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Date: 10/05/2019

Address:

Take the 9:45am Metro North Train to Pougkeepsie, NY
from Grand Central
New York, NY
10019 Map and Directions

10/06/2019 - Hudson Valley Black Creek (EZ) Hike, Apple Picking, Winery, Farmstand, Culinary Institute Funday

Enjoy a fun filled day out of the city and experience all that the Hudson Valley Has to offer with a fun group of NYSN members and friends.   Your day will begin with the spectacular trip up the famous Hudson River Line on Metro North or you can drive to meet the group. We'll enjoy lunch at The Culinary Institute of America, a easy to moderate hike at The Black Creek Preserve, a visit to a local winery and farm stand and go apple picking! ...read more...

Price: $110.00
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Date: 10/06/2019

Address:

Take the 9:45am Metro North Train to Pougkeepsie, NY
from Grand Central
New York, NY
10019 Map and Directions

10/10/2019 - Socializing, Ceramics, Painting & Wine: Halloween Items

Forget paint nights!   Why not try your luck at something that you will really use like a coffee mug or plate that you can personalize or give to someone as a gift!  They also have tons of Halloween themed items that you can choose from. Join us for this fun night of creativity and socializing at Color Me Mine in Tribecca.  We will have tables set aside for our members and friends to socialize and create! ...read more...

Price: $25.00
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Date: 10/10/2019

Address:

Color Me Mine
123 Baxter Street
New York, NY
10013 Map and Directions

10/10/2019 - Grand Central Mystery & History Scavenger Hunt & Happy Hour

Try something a little different on a Thursday Night. Join us for Happy Hour at Grand Central's Great Northern Food Hall Bar and Grill  then set out to solve the mystery!  You don't need any special skills for this activity which is designed for making friends, learning a little history and finding out things about Grand Central that you never knew before.  ...read more...

Price: $20.00
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Date: 10/10/2019

Address:

Meet at The Great Northern Food Hall
at Grand Central
New York, NY
10017 Map and Directions

10/10/2019 - New York Tours For New Yorkers: Private Members & Friends - Grand Central History Tour & Happy Hour

Grand Central Terminal is one of NYC's most iconic landmarks.  It is filled with history & cool hidden secrets.  Join us for this fun evening of socializing, learning & exploring.  The group will meet at the newly opened food hall in the Vanderbilt Hall Waiting room called The Great Northern Food Hall at the grand entrance to Grand Central off 42nd street for socializing then set out for a journey through the past present and future! A small portion of the tour will take place outside.  During the course of the evening we will visit places you never knew existed in Grand Central. ...read more...

Price: $20.00
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Date: 10/10/2019

Address:

Meet at The Great Northern Food Hall
at Grand Central
New York, NY
10017 Map and Directions

10/12/2019 - 50+ Cocktail Party and Mixer

Join us as we present another of our age specific mixers on a Saturday evening!  This time around we invite all members 50+ to join us for an evening of conversations and cocktails at The Independent near Time Square.  There appetizers, drink specials and fun activities to get you to meet as many at the party as possible. ...read more...

Price: $15.00
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Date: 10/12/2019

Address:

The Independent
147 West 40th at Broadway
New York, NY
10018 Map and Directions

10/12/2019 - Halloween Haunted History & Scavenger Hunt

Join dozens of NYSN members and friends as they get into the Halloween Spirit and set out onto the streets of the Financial District; the site of graveyards, hauntings and some of the grizzliest deeds ever done!  It will be a fun and informative way to explore, learn and socialize.  We'll set you up on teams and give you everything you need to know to help find the clues. How it works:

  • Arrive at the registration point at 5pm sharp.  If you come alone we will set you up on teams of 4-6 people.
  • Enjoy socializing and a cocktail before you set out to find the answers.
  • Each team will have 90 minute to find as many of the clues that we give you.
  • When finished each team will return to a set location for socializing food and drinks
  • Prizes are awarded to those finding the most clues. (all clues are part of the geography, buildings, history of the area.  We don't plant any clues)
What are we looking for? Lower Manhattan in the early 1600's till now has need the site of hangings and hauntings, massacres, explosions and other not so nice and creepy things.  You will be scouring Bowling Green to City Hall, visiting (supposedly haunted places), searching for history markers and doing some research on things that have happened.  You'll also be looking for Jack 0 Lanters, certain decorations and other fun and festive Halloween stuff. Can I come alone?  Yes, 98% of those attending this event normally register on their own. You welcome to bring as many non member guests, friends & co workers as you’d like, just make sure to register for the number of people that you want below. Our staff will be ready to greet you and introduce you to others whether you are on your own or with guests. We will put you on teams.  If you have a team let the host know so you can go out together. Do I need a ticket? If you registered and paid for this event or registered with a voucher your name will be on a list at the door.  If you register within 3 hours of the event it is best to bring proof of payment.   If registering with a voucher follow the instruction on the voucher.  If you registered and paid a confirmation email will be sent to you when you registered and on the day of the event. Dress Code:  At all events we ask that you use your best judgement based on the event. Dress for the weather.  You will be outside for most of the hunt. How will I find the group?  We will send you a confirmation email with exact locations, contact info and names of those who are hosting the event when you register. We will send follow up emails as we get closer, usually the night before or morning of. Ages: 21+  Most of our events attract 20’s -40’s although some events can skew younger or older (50’s) depending on the event. Some events are clearly age specific as indicated.   If this is an issue for you contact Dave at the address below and we can usually give you a very accurate idea of what to expect. Who Comes to These?: Our activities attract NY Professionals from all backgrounds and professions who are looking to expand their social circles.  You will also find others who are looking to learn something, network for business, try something they have never done before or enjoy something they love doing but can’t get their friends to do. There may also be some people looking to find that someone special who share a passion for the same activities (but don’t make this the sole reason you come out). Questions?  If you want to know how many people are coming, what the ages are likely to be, the gender breakdown or the overall vibe of the event before you register, contact Dave Cervini at dave@newyorksocialnetwork.com or call 212-873-2256. This event is nonrefundable unless the event is canceled or rescheduled. We will send updates in case of rain. By registering for this event you take full responsibilities for your actions and agree to conduct yourself accordingly.   ...read more...

Price: $20.00
VIP Price: $10.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/12/2019

Address:

Brookfield Place Food Hall
225 Liberty Street
New York, NY
10281 Map and Directions

10/13/2019 - Group Trip to Jets Football Game VS Dallas w/ All Inclusive Tailgate Party Plus On Field Experience

We have a block of 30 tickets to see the J-E-T-S  Football Game VS The Dallas Cowboys at Met Life Stadium for the 4:30pm kickoff that includes a traditional all inclusive tailgate party before the game, PLUS  go onto the field for the halftime show!  No other group has an offer like this!  If you are a fan or not, seeing a live NFL football game in person is an awesome experience!  Check out photo's from a past game HERE: Photo's ...read more...

Price: $140.00
VIP Price: $125.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/13/2019

Address:

Meet in front of Shake Shack
Lower level of Penn Station across from LIRR
New York, NY
10121 Map and Directions

10/15/2019 - Hibachi Group Dinner With Dave - Its Like Dinner and a Show! Great Value-Great Food

Join NYSN Founder Dave Cervini for a special Group dinner at Flame Hibachi; a culinary experience like no other!  This will be a fun night where you will enjoy a delicious meal prepared inches away from you on the master grill be a very theatrical Japanese Chef! (Video).  Space is limited to 15 People.  You will also have a chance to ask questions and make suggestions regarding our events! ...read more...

Price: $55.00
VIP Price: $50.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/15/2019

Address:

Flame Hibachi
100 West 82nd
New York, NY
10024 Map and Directions

10/16/2019 - Speed Socializing After Work Party- 30s & 40s

Let's face it even through Speed Dating can be a little corny, it is a great way to meet a ton of potential dates in a short period of time.  Why not take that concept and apply it to making friends and connections in other ways?  Join us for this fun and interesting evening where you will meet more people in 60 minutes than you could meet in a whole month on your own! Our Speed Socializing Party is designed to be perfect for people who are new to the city, tired of their current social circles, looking for new friends and connections, share common interests or maybe even make business connections.  The night will feature ice breaker games with prizes and several rounds of speed socializing. The age range for this event is 30's and 40's. ...read more...

Price: $15.00
VIP Price: $10.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/16/2019

Address:

Playwright Irish Pub West 35th
27 West 35th
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

10/16/2019 - Halloween Haunted History & Scavenger Hunt

Join dozens of NYSN members and friends as they get into the Halloween Spirit and set out onto the streets of the Financial District; the site of graveyards, hauntings and some of the grizzliest deeds ever done!  It will be a fun and informative way to explore, learn and socialize.  We'll set you up on teams and give you everything you need to know to help find the clues. How it works:

  • Arrive at the registration point at 7pm sharp.  If you come alone we will set you up on teams of 4-6 people.
  • Enjoy socializing and a cocktail before you set out to find the answers.
  • Each team will have 90 minute to find as many of the clues that we give you.
  • When finished each team will return to a set location for socializing food and drinks
  • Prizes are awarded to those finding the most clues. (all clues are part of the geography, buildings, history of the area.  We don't plant any clues)
What are we looking for? Lower Manhattan in the early 1600's till now has need the site of hangings and hauntings, massacres, explosions and other not so nice and creepy things.  You will be scouring Bowling Green to City Hall, visiting (supposedly haunted places), searching for history markers and doing some research on things that have happened.  You'll also be looking for Jack 0 Lanters, certain decorations and other fun and festive Halloween stuff. Can I come alone?  Yes, 98% of those attending this event normally register on their own. You welcome to bring as many non member guests, friends & co workers as you’d like, just make sure to register for the number of people that you want below. Our staff will be ready to greet you and introduce you to others whether you are on your own or with guests. We will put you on teams.  If you have a team let the host know so you can go out together. Do I need a ticket? If you registered and paid for this event or registered with a voucher your name will be on a list at the door.  If you register within 3 hours of the event it is best to bring proof of payment.   If registering with a voucher follow the instruction on the voucher.  If you registered and paid a confirmation email will be sent to you when you registered and on the day of the event. Dress Code:  At all events we ask that you use your best judgement based on the event. Dress for the weather.  You will be outside for most of the hunt. How will I find the group?  We will send you a confirmation email with exact locations, contact info and names of those who are hosting the event when you register. We will send follow up emails as we get closer, usually the night before or morning of. Ages: 21+  Most of our events attract 20’s -40’s although some events can skew younger or older (50’s) depending on the event. Some events are clearly age specific as indicated.   If this is an issue for you contact Dave at the address below and we can usually give you a very accurate idea of what to expect. Who Comes to These?: Our activities attract NY Professionals from all backgrounds and professions who are looking to expand their social circles.  You will also find others who are looking to learn something, network for business, try something they have never done before or enjoy something they love doing but can’t get their friends to do. There may also be some people looking to find that someone special who share a passion for the same activities (but don’t make this the sole reason you come out). Questions?  If you want to know how many people are coming, what the ages are likely to be, the gender breakdown or the overall vibe of the event before you register, contact Dave Cervini at dave@newyorksocialnetwork.com or call 212-873-2256. This event is nonrefundable unless the event is canceled or rescheduled. We will send updates in case of rain. By registering for this event you take full responsibilities for your actions and agree to conduct yourself accordingly.   ...read more...

Price: $20.00
VIP Price: $10.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/16/2019

Address:

Brookfield Place Food Hall
225 Liberty Street
New York, NY
10281 Map and Directions

10/17/2019 - Women Only Social & Networking Night-Appetizers/Drink Specials

Ladies if you are looking for a fun and interesting way to meet other Professional Females in and around NYC for business, friendship and idea sharing  please join us at The World Bar.  This event is for our female members and friends only!  The night will feature drink specials  and several structured activities designed to bring you together with other like minded Female Professionals. ...read more...

Price: $10.00
VIP Price: $0.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/17/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

10/17/2019 - Mixology/Bar Tending Class - Socialize, Learn & Taste All You Make!

The New York Social Network is the only social/networking group to offer a Bartending/Mixology  class where you get to go behind an actual bar and mix drinks with the real stuff!  Belly up to the bar with a small group of NYSN members and friends and learn how to make your favorite drinks in a fun and casual setting.  ...read more...

Price: $45.00
VIP Price: $40.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/17/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

10/17/2019 - Upscale Wine Event: For Lovers of Socializing & Fine Wine! Free Flowing Samples

 If you love really good wine and socializing then let us be your host for this great night out where the focus is on introducing you to great wines and other fun people!   We have teamed up with several social networking groups to bring you a fantastic upscale wine tasting event for people who love wine and those who know nothing about it!   It is a fun way to spend a Thursday evening in a classy yet casual atmosphere. The wine will be free flowing and you can fill your glass as many times as you would like if you love a particular one!! ...read more...

Price: $45.00
VIP Price: $40.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/17/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

10/18/2019 - Nationals/Internationals Mixer At The World Bar

For the last 14 years NYSN has been bringing people together in New York City and beyond for networking events, adventures, classes, and activities that make our big city (and the world) seem just a little smaller and friendlier!  We have people who are members from all over the U.S. and around the world!  Join us on this special night where we welcome our newest international members to come out and mingle with the vast melting pot of members from both the U.S.A and around the world.  We'll have fun games with prizes too! ...read more...

Price: $15.00
VIP Price: $0.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/18/2019

Address:

The World Bar
845 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY Map and Directions

10/19/2019 - Headless Horseman Hayride, Pumpkin Picking, Dinner -Day Trip ONLY

The Headless Horseman Hayride has been voted the #1 haunted attraction in the country for several years!  The experience takes place over hundreds of acres of farmland that has been converted into a scary Halloween Must Do!  The hayride features hundreds of actors  in amazing makeup, professionally crafted sets, the hayride, 3 haunted houses, a corn maze and a fun haunted village.  This will get you in the Halloween Spirit for sure and enjoying it with a group makes it even better! Interested, read on... -The entire hayride experience takes place on the farm.  You will be outside much of the time. -The scary stuff is meant to be fun not disgusting. -Yes in some cases people will jump out of corners but they will never touch you -The group will take the 11:55am Metro North Train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie where your guide will pick you up. -From the train station we will head to a local pumpkin farm to pick up jack-o-lanterns, apples and more. -We will visit a local winery -After the winery we will enjoy a catered buffet dinner near the Hayride. Dishes will include:

-Grilled Chicken
-Vegetarian Chili
-Baked Salmon
-Mixed veggies
-Salad
-Beer, wine and soda included.
 
Following dinner we will go to the Headless Horseman Hayride
You will likely be on the 10:54 train back to NYC You may also drive to meet the group.  If so please contact Dave at dave@newyorksocialnetwork.com Can I come alone?  Yes, 95% of those attending will likely come on their own What if it rains?  The Headless Horseman is in control of the attraction.  There are NO refunds.  You will get a voucher to attend on another date which you will need to get to on your own. What is included: transportation to and from Poughkeepsie train and all attractions. Tickets to the Headless Horseman Hayride (which are not cheep) buffet dinner with beer, wine and soft drinks all taxes and tips What is not included? train fare,  anything you purchase at Pumpkin farm Cost: $140 general members / $130 VIP members After 10/01 $150 general members / $140 VIP members ...read more...

Price: $140.00
VIP Price: $130.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/19/2019

Address:

Take the 11:45am Metro North Train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie
Guide will meet you at Poughkeepsie train station at 1:50pm Map and Directions

10/19/2019 - Headless Horseman Hayride Overnight Camping Option

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY.  We are offering an additional experience to the Headless Horseman Hayride day trip. If you plan to stay overnight sign up here (not on the day trip option) ...read more...

Price: $180.00
VIP Price: $170.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/19/2019

Address:

Take the 11:45am Metro North Train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie
Guide will meet you at Poughkeepsie train station at 1:50pm Map and Directions

10/19/2019 - Bohemian Beer Hall Garden Scavenger Hunt & Oktoberfest Party

The Bohemian Beer Hall in Astoria is a legendary landmark in NYC!  They have been serving up great food and brews since 1910!  They are even more famous for their outdoor beer garden.  Celebrate Oktoberfest in a whole new and fun way with our Oktoberfest Beer Garden Scavenger Hunt! It is a unique way to meet new people and  get in the fall spirit!  Come alone or bring friends, we will set up teams on site. ...read more...

Price: $15.00
VIP Price: $0.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/19/2019

Address:

The Bohemian Beer Garden
29-19 24th avenue
Long Island City, NY
11102 Map and Directions

10/19/2019 - Single Professionals The Glow Party: The Most Clever Singles Event In NYC! 20s-40s

Our Glow Party Singles Events are a clever and unique and new way to navigate the singles party scene. We use our glow bracelet color coding system as just one of the ways for you to identify and instantly connect with others who have the same interests as you, that saves a lot of  time on conversations that wind up leading nowhere!  We'll  also have several fun activities that will get you you mix and mingle with over 100 NYC Professionals just like you! We'll have members from over 20 different social networking groups participating so you can find out what else is going on for NYC Professionals across the city. ...read more...

Price: $15.00
VIP Price: $0.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/19/2019

Address:

Boogie Room at The Mondrian Park Avenue Hotel
lower level
New York, NY
10016 Map and Directions

10/20/2019 - Dim Sum Brunch in Chinatown

 Dim Sum is a traditional Chinese breakfast/brunch meal which features small portions of a variety of foods, including an assortment of steamed or fried dumplings, meats, fish and pastries.  Join a fun group of members and friends for this tasty Chinese meal where the conversations are always lively.  You will enjoy veggie, meat and fish selections that will fill you up for the day!  Our Dim Sum host will do the ordering for you (in case you are a novice) and accommodate any special requests you have.  ...read more...

Price: $30.00
VIP Price: $25.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/20/2019

Address:

Sunshine Seafood Restaurant
27 Division Street
New York, NY
10013 Map and Directions

10/21/2019 - SOLD OUT: Group Trip to Jets VS Patriots w/ All Inclusive Tailgate Party & On Field Experience

We have a block of 50 tickets to see the J-E-T-S vs The New England Patriots at Met Life Stadium for the Monday Night Football Game 8pm kickoff that includes a traditional all inclusive tailgate party before the game, PLUS we will bring you onto the field to hold the huge flag for the National Anthem!  No other group has an offer like this!  If you are a fan or not, seeing a live NFL football game in person is an awesome experience!  Check out photo's from a past game HERE: Photo's ...read more...

Price: $100.00
VIP Price: $90.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/21/2019

Address:

Meet in front of Shake Shack
Lower level of Penn Station across from LIRR
New York, NY
10121 Map and Directions

10/22/2019 - Game Show Night: Several Rounds, Different Games, Rotating Teams, Totally Fun!

Ready for a little friendly competition?  Join us for this fun night of conversations, cocktails, food, drinks and goofiness as we come together to play some fun interactive games based on popular TV game Shows! We'll have several rounds of games where you can win prizes! No experience is necessary and you don't have to be a know it all to participate! If you don't have a team we will create teams at the event and switch you around for each round so that you get to socialize and meet with even more people!  ...read more...

Price: $10.00
VIP Price: $0.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/22/2019

Address:

Playwright Irish Pub West 35th
27 West 35th
New York, New York
10001 Map and Directions

10/22/2019 - Rotating Oktoberfest German Dinner at Heidelberg UES: Pay As You Go

Heidelberg German Restaurant has been serving up German specialties since 1936.  It is one of the only remaining businesses from the once thriving Germantown section of Manhattan.  Join us for an authentic German dinner, socializing and beer in an atmosphere that will make you think that you are in Munich! ...read more...

Price: $10.00
VIP Price: $5.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/22/2019

Address:

Heidelberg
1648 2nd avenue
New York, NY
10028 Map and Directions

10/23/2019 - Group Night at Blood Manor, NYCs Most Fun Haunted House Attraction

Blood Manor is back to scare the wits out of the Big Apple. A hit every year since 2005, it all takes place in the heart of New York City's Hudson Square District. This premier haunted attraction features a host of fright-filled environments, including the Fog of Death, Vestibule of the Undead, the Rue Morgue, Steampunk, Frozen Alive, the Banquet of Torture and Laser Spectacular, as well as all-new attractions Jungle Terror, Carnival of Souls and the Shocktorium, where the experiment's beginning ... and you are the subject! With dozens of cutting-edge animatronics, scores of state-of-the-art props and an average of 37 gallons of blood spilled each night, Blood Manor is bound to fulfill your darkest Halloween nightmares. ...read more...

Price: $35.00
VIP Price: $30.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

Date: 10/23/2019

Address:

Blood Manor
359 Broadway
New York, NY
10013 Map and Directions

10/23/2019 - 40s + Pizza Party & Happy Hour

Who doesn’t love a pizza party?!  When you think about childhood birthday parties, there’s always one that comes to mind: PIZZA!  Just because you’re *technically* a grown-up now doesn’t mean you can’t throw it back with a pizza party of your very own!  But now you can add adult beverages! NYSN is throwing a pizza party at Rocky’s Pizza Bar and Restaurant!  Rocky's is a spacious spot with a fantastic bar so there’s plenty of room to drink, mingle, and nibble on some great pizza by the slice or share a pie with your new friends!  It is pay as you go/run your own tab.  There’s a full bar that is extending their Happy Hour prices just for us!    ...read more...

Price: $5.00

Date: 10/23/2019

Address:

Meet at Rocky's Pizza Bar
460 West 34th street
New York, NY
10001 Map and Directions