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Things To Do in April

Winter is petering out, and so is our want to stay indoors. Get your body moving with art exhibitions, musical performances, and everything else we can think of. See what's up this April in New York City, Los Angeles, and Miami at The Standard and beyond. 


Fuzzy Friends

Our fuzzy friends are back! Bring your boo of choice for our annual Easter festivities at The Plaza. We've got cute little baby animals and much more.

April 15, 10 AM - 5 PM | The Plaza at The Standard, High Line

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Easter Egg Hunt

Bring the kiddos for our annual Easter Egg Hunts at both The Standard, High Line (10am) and The Standard, East Village (11a & 1pm).

April 16 | The Standard, High Line and The Standard, East Village

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Brunch Is Served!

This year we've added outdoor brunch at both locations so families can watch the little ones frolic while enjoying the first warm days of spring.

All Easter, April 16th | The Standard, High Line and The Standard, East Village

Binge Watch

Now you don't have to binge-watch alone. Join us for a day of screenings and Q&As curated by Crystal Moselle and Lyz Olko. $7 includes entry to all films, and 100% of proceeds go to the Ghetto Film School.

April 8th, 12PM | The High Line Room at The Standard, High Line

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Standard Sounds Presents: Roarke and Cameron AG

Experience the gentle yet powerful voice of Roarke in our musical showcase at the Penthouse, along with the folk-inspired indie act Cameron AG.

April 14, 7 PM - 9 PM | The Penthouse at The Standard, East Village

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Whitney Biennial

The museum's prestigious survey of American art (delayed one year due to the Whitney's move) features 63 multi-disciplinary artists and it's been getting rave reviews.

Ends June 11 | The Whitney

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Daniel's Husband

In Michael McKeever's new play, we see two men enjoying life as the perfect couple...until things take a turn. See it before it sells out.

April 6th, 8 PM | Cherry Lane Theatre

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Growth - Opening Reception

Explore works inspired by organic forms and the human body featuring artists Dan Lam, Jaz Harold, and Yunjung Kang.

April 6th, 6 PM | Usagi NY

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Gucci Mane at Terminal 5

See the trap god go hard at Terminal 5.

April 7th, 9 PM | Terminal 5

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Hannah Black, OR LIFE OR

This new performance by Hannah Black is part of an ongoing collaboration with the musician Bonaventure and the designer Ebba Fransén Waldhör.

April 9th, 2 PM | MoMA PS1

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Artists Rise Up

Join creatives to stand in solidarity against Trump's plans to defund art programs such as PBS.

April 20th, 4:20 PM | Lincoln Center

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Philip Glass in Conversation

Experience the modern Mozart's "La Belle et la Bête", an opera for ensemble and film. Stick around to hear him in the flesh.

April 20th, 8 PM | Town Hall NYC

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The electronic legend's new album, "Migration," features dance tracks and experimental ambiance alike. See it live at Terminal 5.

April 27th, 8 PM | Terminal 5

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Women in Wine

A night of conversation, tasting, and light eats to celebrate women in the wine industry, co-hosted by Ashleigh Parsons and Marissa A. Ross.

April 18th, 7-9PM | Alma at The Standard, Hollywood

The Standard & Rockhouse Hotel Present The Family Acid: Jamaica

The Standard becomes a Jamaican dance hall on 4/20 thanks to LA legend Roger Steffens, Chances with Wolves, and The Lions. Cannabis confections by Lord Jones.

April 20th, 7-10PM | The Standard, Hollywood

Desert Bazaar

The Standard, Hollywood becomes a marketplace, with pop-up shops by brands like Cut + Sew, Lord Jones, Warby Parker, Whatever NBD, and beauty lounges by Earth Altar Studio, Sugar Tooth Jewels, and WeHeartHenna.

April 12th, 4-10PM | The Standard, Hollywood

Store Pop-Up: Tortoise General Store

The MOCA Store at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA transforms into a Zakka-style shop, a Japanese design phenomenon referring to objects that improve your home, life, and appearance.

All April | MOCA Store

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Jacques Green at Mount Analog

The album release party for the electronic artist will be hosted at Highland Park favorite Mount Analog. See how the locals get with the new jams.

April 3rd, 7 PM | Mount Analog

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Metro Art Presents: "Blade Runner"

See the neo-noir science fiction classic of dystopian LA on the big screen.

April 5th, 7:30 PM | Union Station

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Hauser & Wirth Talks: Linda Norden on Jason Rhoades

Check out this in-depth talk on the work of the late, great Jason Rhoades led by curator, teacher, and writer Linda Norden.

April 8th, 4 PM | Hauser & Wirth

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Catch Chairlift one last time before they call it quits.

April 8th, 8:30 PM | Echoplex

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Canyon Coffee x LCD Pop-Up

Come get a cup of joe served up by the Topanga Canyon-based coffee company at LCD, the westside boutique with designers like Sandy Liang, Ryan Roche, and LoQ.

April 9th, 10 AM - 2 PM | LCD

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"Somewhere Beautiful" with Albert Kodagolian, Atom Egoyan, Andrea Silva, and Avi Buffalo

Atom Egoyan’s seminal 1993 film "Calendar" served as the inspiration for Albert Kodagolian's "Somewhere Beautiful." See it alongside both directors, then stay for a live performance of the film score from its composers.

April 14th, 7:30 PM | The Cinefamily

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Sayonara Jupiter Group Show

Curated by Misako & Rosen together with XYZ Collective, 356 Mission presents their latest group show.

April 14th, 7 PM | 356 Mission

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A Conversation with Artist Abdulnasser Gharem

Join artist Abdulnasser Gharem as he discusses his first solo exhibition in the United States, "Abdulnasser Gharem: Pause."

April 18th, 7 PM | LACMA

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Hinds & Twin Peaks

The band Twin Peaks isn't slowing down, and they're ready to bring their energy to the stage while on tour for their third album. The Madrid-based rock group Hinds is along for the ride.

April 18th, 8 PM | The Regent

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Heartbreaker by Whitney Day

A monthly Friday-night dance party for the LGBT family! Allies and friends are always welcome.

April 28th, 10 PM - 2 AM | The Standard, Hollywood

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Standard Sounds Presents Jazz Lounge with Amédé

Cool off with an Estrella as you listen to the Haitian-American instrumental arrangements of Amédé in the Lido Lounge.

APRIL 6th, 8 PM - 11 PM | The Lido Lounge at The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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Paw Prints + Paints

Show off your love for animals and get creative with us at a painting workshop in celebration of National Pet Day! Standard Members: $25; Guests: $55. Includes all supplies.

April 11th, 6 PM - 9 PM | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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SHOP & SIP with Guerrilla Girls

Join us for a special cocktail event featuring items from the Guerrilla Girls, a group of feminist activist artists whose anonymity keeps the focus on the issues and away from the non-issues. Get moving and join the conversation with your fellow women.

April 13th, 3 PM - 7 PM | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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420 Friendly

Stop by The Juice Café for hemp-infused cookies to start your day off on a high note. Enjoy 24K white gold rolling papers from The Shop with cookie purchase. BYOW!

April 20th, 7 AM - 7 PM | The Standard Spa, Miami


Join us bayside for our third annual Earth Day Dinner with Miami Waterkeeper. Enjoy sustainable food and specialty cocktails provided by Sun Fresh Farm & Ranch. 25% of proceeds will go to Miami Waterkeeper. Guests: $125 | Standard Members: $75.

April 22nd, 7 PM | The Standard Spa, Miami

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Not Your Standard Bingo with Shelley Novak and DJ Jody McDonald

She’s baaaaaack. Join us for another rowdy edition of BINGO with our resident queen, Shelley Novak, and DJ Jody McDonald. We’ve added some new prizes, including a one-night stay, day passes, and Standard Spa robes to name a few.

April 16th, 7 PM | The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

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Opening of Opera Miami

After 14 years at Bal Harbour, Opera Gallery Miami opens a brand new location in the heart of Miami’s Design District.


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DJ Mustard

The man behind YG and Rihanna beats has come out from behind the producing chair. See him play his smash hits live. Prepare to dance.

April 7th, 8 PM | LIV Nightclub

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