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Things To Do in November

November 8, 2016 has been a long time coming, and we're ready to take it in with you. Are you excited to talk about it over Thanksgiving dinner? Us, neither. Take your mind off all the hubbub with the array of November cultural happenings in NY, LA, and Miami. 



Yoke Lore is coming in hot to the Penthouse. Catch him for an intimate set in the East Village sky. Free with an RSVP to

Nov. 28 | The Standard, East Village Penthouse


Drink in this historic moment amongst kindred spirits. We'll be screening the big night's results as they come in at The Standard, East Village. To get on The Standard, High Line's waitlist for bingo, email

Nov. 8 | The Standard, High Line (Biergarten) and The Standard, East Village (Café Standard)

Thanksgiving at Narcissa

Your family is invited to join our family this Thanksgiving. Chef John Fraser has whipped up two festive menus this year. Reservations available over the phone at (212) 228-3344 or by emailing

Nov. 24, 12-10PM | Narcissa at The Standard, East Village

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The hottest place to get your Christmas tree is back this year and we're going all out. Expect the finest Frasier Firs, hot and spiked beverages, and fondue for all.

Late November | The Standard, East Village

International Art Fair for Prints and Editions

Prints get their moment with a flurry of activities revolving around the annual mecca for print lovers. Also, don't miss the Editions/Artists' Book Fair at The Tunnel for some of the weirdest, wildest books around.

Nov. 3-6 | Park Ave Armory

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Tales of Our Time

Chinese artists Chia-En Jao, Kan Xuan, Sun Xun, Sun Yuan & Peng Yu, Tsang Kin-Wah, Yangjiang Group, and Zhou Tao explore the meaning of place.

Opens Nov. 4 | Guggenheim

PartyNextDoor and Jeremih

"I can make a great sex song anytime I want, without even saying a body part, without saying anything that would be omitted on the radio." —Jeremih. He's not wrong.

Nov. 21 | Terminal 5

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Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion

The Met presents 60 fashion masterpieces from the early 18th century to the present.

Opens Nov. 18 | The Met

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Celebrate partying and the joys of life in this non-political rally with the party guru and motivational speaker. He says, “This is my attempt to add something positive and unifying to the divisive atmosphere surrounding us in so many different forms."

Nov. 20 | Music Hall of Williamsburg

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An Intimate Solo Performance with Conor Oberst

The Bright Eyes frontman takes to one of the world's most famous stages to present his new solo album, "Ruminations."

Nov. 23 | Carnegie Hall

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New Exhibitions at MoMA

Get ready for "Francis Picabia: Our Heads Are Round so Our Thoughts Can Change Direction" and "One and One Is Four: The Bauhaus Photocollages of Josef Albers."

Open Nov. 21 + 23 | MoMA

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Beach House

Hear the duo's return to minimalism on their latest album "Depression Cherry."

Nov. 3 | Kings Theater

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Election Night

Join us in Hollywood or Downtown LA and have a shot or two as you wait out the results with kindred souls. DTLA: massage therapists, a Freudian drink therapist, and a special chakra healer. | HW: burlesque dancers, live DJ, band.

Nov. 8 | The Standard, DTLA (SPiN) and The Standard, Hollywood (Mmhmmm)

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Books & Beers: Los Angeles in the 1970s

We talk with David Kukoff about his new book titled "Los Angeles in the 1970s: Weird Scenes Inside the Goldmine."

Nov. 18 | The Standard, Hollywood

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Doughnuts with Ari Taymor and Friends

For the next 2 months, Ari Taymor of Alma at The Standard is collaborating with friends to make the weirdest, greatest doughnut flavors of your wildest dreams, starting with Kwang Uh of Baroo.

Click for the schedule | The Standard, Hollywood

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Straight Up & Dirty

Every Thursday in November, sip on martinis as the Kyle Crane Trio of the Oscar-winning film "Whiplash" plays for you.

Every Thursday, 7-10PM | The Lobby Lounge at The Standard, Downtown LA

Winyl Wednesdays

Wine + Vinyl = Winyl, hosted by Hera Collective. We'll be playing albums the way they were intended to be spun, from start to finish, paired with wine tastings by Silverlake Wines and charcuterie.

Every Wednesday, 7-10PM | The Standard, Downtown LA

Red Bull Sound Select

Red Bull brings Sampha, Empress Of, Charli XCX, HAIM, Pusha T, Jhene Aiko, Alunageorge, YG, Nick Murphy (Chet Faker), and a whole lot more to venues in the city.

All month long

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"Mad Max: Fury Road," Black and Chrome Edition

As part of Cinefamily's Spectrefest, see "Mad Max: Fury Road" in its originally intended black and white edition for the first time before this version's official theatrical release.

Nov. 1 | Cinefamily

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"Dick" Dress-Up Party

Dress up in your finest '70s duds for this screening of the late-'90s retro gem "Dick," starring Kirsten Dunst, Michelle Williams, Ryan Reynolds, Will Ferrell, and more.

Nov. 6 | Cinefamily

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One of our faves takes the LA stage.

Nov. 5 | Fonda Theater

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NASA's Orbit Pavilion

Visual strategists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory present an exhibition that lets you experience real satellite soundscapes firsthand.

Opens Oct. 29 | The Huntington

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New exhibitions at LACMA

Look out for "Chinese Snuff Bottles from Southern California Collectors," "YZ Kami: Endless Prayers," "John McLaughlin Paintings: Total Abstraction," and "L.A. Exuberance: New Gifts by Artists."

All month long



De-stress from the political noise by enjoying communal, shared rituals of traditional bathhouses with our “Do-It-Yourself” menu of hydrotherapy, and learn the ageless art of bathing—both indoors and out. $50, includes Spa Day Pass (regularly $75).

Every Tuesday, Nov. 1 – Nov. 22 | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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Standard Votes: Election Night Party

This is it, and we're in this together. Join us for beer pong, corn hole, political scandal trivia hosted by drag Hillary and Donald, food and drink specials, and tunes by Michelle Leshem & B. Small.

Nov. 8, 7—12PM | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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Bayside Bliss: Attune Yourself

Join Cristal Gould, Jolenny Piedra, and Richard Gausman for eye gazing, soul food yoga, and sound bathing. Peel away the layers and drop into a comfortable place of remembrance, clarity, and truth.

Nov. 6, 5—8PM

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Shinola Presents: Sip & Sketch with Brian Butler

All good things must come to an end. Join us for our third and final in a series of sip & sketch workshops hosted by our friends at Shinola and this month’s guest artist, Brian Butler.

Nov. 10, 6:30—8:30PM | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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Locust Projects Presents: THE HUFFER COLLECTIVE Pre-Show Launch with AHOL, Jason Handelsman, and Jake Katel

Locust Projects is pleased to present the launch of "Controlled Deliveries", a limited edition created exclusively by HUFFER COLLECTIVE. Join us as we celebrate this exciting limited edition and the artist's upcoming exhibition at Locust Projects.

Nov. 11, 6:30—8:30PM | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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Summit at Sea x The Standard: Lazy Sunday BBQ

We're teaming up with Summit at Sea—the voyage with the best and brightest minds in business, tech, and the arts—for an extra special Lazy Sunday BBQ. Come for some of your favorite backyard BBQ games and tunes by Michelle Leshem and Sean Drake.

Nov. 13, 12—6PM | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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Miami Book Fair: Drink & Draw!

Kick off Miami Book Fair with a night of drinking and drawing led by graphic novelists. Stop by for some competitive cartooning and comic creations with prizes, drinks, and fun guaranteed.

Nov. 16, 7–9PM | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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Q&A: Write Your Book or Blog In 90 Days

Ready to write your dream project? Make it your 2017 New Year's Resolution with author, journalist, and broadcaster Ellen Frazer-Jameson.

Nov. 16, 7–8:30PM | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

House of Creatives Music Festival

The first-ever House of Creatives Music Festival brings maybe the biggest lineup the Bandshell has ever seen.

Nov. 18-19 | Bandshell Park, Miami Beach

Miami Book Fair International

It's baaaack. The annual fair, the biggest in the US, brings authors small, medium, and huge to Miami for a week of all things literary.

Nov. 13-20 | Miami Dade College

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New exhibitions at Wolfsonian-FIU

Look out for "More Is More: An Installation by Christie van der Haak" and "Modern Dutch Design."

Open Nov. 18 | Wolfsonian-FIU

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Art Fair Miami

Be one of the 82,000 people who take over Miami's arts district for "the other" art fair. If you live here and have no interest, come hide out at The Standard Spa. We also know some hotels in NY and LA...

Nov. 29-Dec. 4 | Wynwood

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