TOP JUNE EVENTS
The 12th Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic returns to scenic Liberty State Park on Saturday, June 1, 2019. Join Veuve Clicquot to watch an exciting polo match while enjoying a day of picnicking and champagne sipping.
Polo-goers and champagne sippers alike can purchase one of three ticketing options, which offer access to Veuve Clicquot champagne bars featuring Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label, Rosé, Rich, and Rich Rosé. Guests will be able to enjoy delicious food offerings from some of the city’s most popular food trucks, lawn games, and prime seating to cheer from the sidelines during a thrilling polo match led by world-renowned polo player Nacho Figueras.
The Gordon Parks Foundation to Commemorate 20th Anniversary of A Great Day in Hip-Hop at Annual Awards Dinner & Auction on June 4 2019.
Event Honors Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Chelsea Clinton, Carol Sutton Lewis and William M. Lewis, Jr., Raf Simons, and Kehinde Wiley, Continuing the Legacy of Artist and Humanitarian Gordon Parks Tony Award Winner Sarah Jones to Host; The Roots to Perform
The Gordon Parks Foundation Annual Awards Dinner and Auction supports the important and ongoing work of the Foundation in providing scholarships and fellowships to students and artists whose creative work reflects the mission and vision of Gordon Parks, in addition to the Foundation’s other year-round educational programming.
Tickets are available starting at $1,250. To purchase tickets, visit the Gordon Parks Foundation website, or contact Buckley Hall Events at firstname.lastname@example.org or 914-579-1000.
The New York Bacon and Beer Classic is coming to Brooklyn for the first time ever. The 6th annual event will take place at Brooklyn Mirage (140 Stewart Ave) on Saturday, June 8th. Brooklyn Mirage is an elusive, open-air sanctuary, which will provide the ultimate summer kickoff party backdrop to celebrate the best things in life; namely bacon and beer.
Over 50 local restaurants will serve up bold bacon-inspired dishes, and the best local breweries will pour over 100 top craft beers over the course of two sessions. Ticketed guests are invited to indulge in unlimited samplings of bacon mac 'n cheese, pork banh mi and bacon sliders to name a few and wash it all down with unlimited pours from the best east coast brewers.
The Classic will also feature incredible live music, delicious BBQ and interactive awesome games and contests. Rally your foodie friends and get ready to experience bacon and beer like never before. All-inclusive tickets begin at $59 and get you craft beers, bacon dishes, music, games, and the chance to participate in Hormel's Bacon Eating Contest where the winner will receive a year's supply of their Black Label Bacon. General Admission ticket holders have a choice to attend an afternoon session from 1pm-4pm or evening session from 7pm-10pm. VIP and Power Hour ticket holders get to enter Brooklyn Mirage an hour early in order to skip the lines and feast first. Tickets can be purchased by visiting: https://www.baconandbeerclassic.com/nyc-tickets
The Milana Family Foundation’s annual golf event brings together friends and family in support of their mission of bringing awareness to prostate cancer. Ahead of an exciting day of golf, poker, dinner and chances to bid on some of the most exciting experiences. Bioreference Laboratories Inc. an OPKO Health Company, will be providing free PSA screenings to those attending the outing and who have their blood drawn from 8:00am – 11:00am by BioReference’s phlebotomists. There will be many athletes, celebrities and high-level business people attending the event and supporting the cause.
About The Man Cave
The Man Cave is a unique patient care model that’s needed now more than ever. Combining educational resources, emotional support and the latest in medical technology, Man Cave Health is creating sports-themed facilities where men can feel at ease, complete with a team of friends, medical professionals, educators and advocates ready to help them take control of their healthcare journey. Man Cave Health is making it more comfortable for men to go to the doctor by replacing the traditional, clinical setting with a more masculine décor which includes memorabilia from local sports teams, flat-screened televisions, leather seating and coffee bars. https://mancavehealth.org
About OPKO Health, Inc.
OPKO Health, Inc. is a multi-national pharmaceutical and diagnostic company, establishes industry-leading positions through discovery and development of novel technologies, including the 4Kscore test which provides an accurate and personalized measure of a man’s risk for aggressive prostate cancer.
For Tickets & Sponsorship Opportunities: https://milanafamilyfoundation.org/annual-golf-event/
General Admission Box Office opens at 6pm, doors to event open at 6:30pm
Exclusive VIP Preview Hour: 5:30 - 6:30pm
TICKET INFO + PRICING:
General Admission Hungry Bird: $45 ($55 after June 1, $60 at the door)
VIP Preview Hour: $85 ($100 at the door)
Packages available throughout:
General Admission: 4 for $175
VIP Preview Hour: 4 for $300 ($55 after June 1, $60 at the door)
General Admission includes all food and drink at the event, 6:30-9pm.
VIP guests enjoy all access “first tastes” for one hour before doors open to the public, a limited edition Taste of Bushwick tote bag, and entry to our VIP Market to fill your tote with special gifts from local purveyors and sponsors.
The Vinho Verde Wine Experience will be making its return to New York City for a third year on Saturday, June 15 at Manhattan’s SECOND Floor!
The forward-thinking festival is one of the most anticipated events on NYC’s summer social calendar. Attendees will have a chance to taste and enjoy wine from over 30 top, specially curated wineries in the Vinho Verde region as well as food bites from some of NYC’s hottest restaurants. The day-long event, broken down into three sessions, will also include sommeliers hosting informative sessions about Vinho Verde, mixologists custom curating delicious beverages at the Vinho Verde Cocktail Bar, live music, live artist painting, and a photo booth to capture memories with friends and family.
WHAT: The Vinho Verde Wine Experience
WHEN: Saturday, June 15, 2019
Session 1 VIP + GA: 12PM-3PM
Session 1 GA: 1PM-3PM
Session 2 VIP + GA: 3:30PM-6:30PM
Session 2 GA: 4:30PM-6:30PM
Session 3 VIP + GA: 7PM-10PM
Session 3 GA: 8PM-10PM
WHERE: SECOND Floor | 849 6th Ave, New York, NY 10001
*VIP admission means you’ll gain early access one hour before the crowd, so you’ll have more time to sample and mingle.
WHAT: Central Park Conservancy Greensward Circle members — the next generation of NYC philanthropists — present their annual summer benefit in one of the most beautiful venues in New York City: Central Park’s Conservatory Garden. Beneath a canopy of wisteria overlooking six acres of gorgeous fountains, blooms, and lush landscapes, guests will enjoy summer fare from Italian steakhouse Davio's, Latin and Caribbean-inspired Angel of Harlem, seafood favorite Ocean Prime, Peruvian street food stand Mission Ceviche and Mexico City-style taqueria La Chula. Desserts from Insomnia Cookies and specialty cocktails from New York heritage distillers Coppersea and artisanal mezcal Tres Papalote will also be served. Live music will be performed by Sugartone Brass Band and DJ SMA. Additional details to be announced.
WHERE: Conservatory Garden (inside Central Park at Fifth Avenue and East 105th Street)
WHEN: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
WHO: Greensward Circle Co-Chairs Nicholas D’Angelo, Lauren Junge
PROCEEDS: All proceeds benefit the Central Park Conservancy and support the restoration and management of Central Park. Tickets are $150 in advance, $200 at the door.