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Don't miss Terrace Fest at W New York Downtown
Terrace Fest at W New York Downtown
May 30, from 6 to 8 p.m., May 31 and June 1 from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., June 2 from noon to 6 p.m.
A beautiful Manhattan terrace upon which to eat, drink, and soak up the city skyline deserves a celebration, at least, the W New York Downtown thinks so. As summer weather finally hits, the hotel is throwing a weeklong Terrace Fest on its fifth floor Living Room Bar & Terrace. Each night features a different guest DJ and party theme, as well as specialty cocktails and "savory light bites." 123 Washington St., 646-826-8641 for tickets
Mick Jagger's Muse at Susan Batson Studio Theatre
May 31, 9 p.m.
This one-woman play, written and acted in by Fiona Graham, depicts a young Marianne Faithfull when the British singer/songwriter was Mick Jagger's muse—and, consequently, England's target. Faithfull left her husband and child for Jagger and eventually found herself at the center of a very public downfall and drug scandal. Last chance to see this show! Tickets are $20. 300 West 43rd St., 212-226-4630
A Taste of Tuscany in Maremma Wine Dinner at Sirio Ristorante
May 31, 5:30 to 11 p.m.
Winemaker Alessandro Cellai of Rocca di Frassinello wines in Maremma, Italy is the star attraction of Sirio Ristorante's four-course wine dinner this Friday evening. Menu highlights include Maine sea scallops, risotto with prosciutto ragu and zucchini, and duck magret with white asparagus gratin. Advance tickets are $76, or $95 night of. The Pierre, 2 East 61st St., 212-838-8000
BY SIMONA RABINOVITCH
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