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November at 116
Not-to-be-missed events all month long

November is all the rage at 116 MacDougal. There are events up the wazoo happening at this historic venue and there is a 2-for-1 happy hour every night until 9pm (even during events). Whether you're into LOLing, poetry readings, singing till you have no voice or listening to others sing till they drop, there is an event (or two, or three...) for you at 116. Check out their schedule of events below!


 

For laughs:
Mondays 11/07, 11/14, 11/21 & 11/28, 8pm
Gaslight Refueled
Live stand-up with comics from Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central, Howard Stern Show, NBC, BBC, WeTV, and more. Vicky Kuperman hosts. Karaoke follows!
No cover, no drink minimum, 2 for 1 drinks until 9pm

 

Wednesday 11/09 & 11/23, 10pm
Bipolar Express
116 introduces a new biweekly comedy event to balance out an unstable week, fusing NYC’s top alternative and club comedians in a depression-fighting gang bang.
No cover, no drink minimum

Thursday 11/10, 7pm
Free Healthcare
A comedy show with a misleading title. Hosted by Ryan Conner (contributing writer for SNL, BBC) and Sean Gabbert (XM Radio).
$5, no drink minimum, 2 for 1 drinks until 9pm
 
Saturday 11/19, Doors 7pm / Show 8:30pm sharp
Craic Comedy Festival
NYC gets a taste of the best of Irish comedy. Aidan Bishop headlines with Liam McEneaney and others rounding out the night. Special Guests to be announced.
$15 in advance or $20 at the door.
Ticket includes complimentary Tullamore Dew Whiskey and Stella Artois from 7pm – 8:30pm
More info at www.thecraicfest.com
 
Sunday 11/27, 7pm
Gaslight Comedy Show
Young comics come out to entertain on Sunday night. It’s comedy for those without HBO.
Hosted by Mike Feeney
No cover, no drink minimum, 2 for 1 drinks until 9pm
 
For Easy Listenin':
Tuesday 11/08 & 11/22, 8pm
The Gaslight Revival with Sheriff Bob
Late night bluegrass & folk jam with host Sheriff Bob, who played at the original Gaslight Café 40 years ago with Bob Dylan and other music heavies. Come hear the best of NYC’s bluegrass talent, and a sing along.
No cover, 2 for 1 drinks until 9pm
 
Tuesdays 11/01, 11/08, 11/15, 11/22 & 11/29, 6pm
Open Mic
Providing a space for new work to be heard, the legendary Gaslight stage opens for singers, songwriters, musicians, poets, comics, and storytellers. All are welcome.
Manoo Halati hosts.
No cover, 2 for 1 drinks until 9pm
 
Tuesday 11/01 & 11/15, 10pm
Radio Amateur Open Stage
Hosted by Nicholas Nace, this is a tribute to non-traditional artists and performers: the unsung heroes of NYC’s art scene, providing 8 minutes of no-strings-attached stage time for anyone ready to perform or pontificate. November 1st acts include Toby Goodshank (formerly of The Moldy Peaches) and Madison Cano.
No cover
 
Sunday 11/13, 8pm
Where the Action Is
A ‘60s pop/garage music party featuring everything from surf to rock, bubblegum to folk and all that’s in between. DJs Louie Pearlman and Allison Boron will spin old favorites and rarities all night. Sixties attire optional!
No Cover, 2 for 1 drinks until 9pm
 
DJs Spin Weekend Late Nights starting at 10pm
Thursday 11/10 & 11/17: DJ Baron – Thursday Night Soulshake – funky ol’ soul 45’s
Thursday 11/03 – DJ True – Future Jazzmentalz
Fridays: DJ Drastic – funk, soul, R&B, dance rock, hip hop
Saturdays: DJ Stacey Stylez – dance classics, old-skool, new wave, disco hip hop
 
Mondays, 10pm
Karaoke @ Gaslight
Show your Monday no mercy – sing your heart out!
No cover
 
For Gentle Souls:
Thursday 11/03 & 11/17, 7pm
Intangible Slam
The 2011-2012 Intangible Slam season launches in its new home at 116, the official IWPS qualifier gearing up for next year’s national competition in Cleveland. This wild poetic ride has the audience as judge – voting Olympics-style – so you decide who stays and who goes. You’ll see long poems! Short poems! Good poems! Bad poems! Medium-well poems! This is not a slam to miss. 
www.intangibleslam.com
$5 at the door
 
Friday 11/18, Doors 6pm / Reading 7pm
Momentum Lit
This monthly reading series is a chill night of new works from emerging writers. You’ll hear new fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, & monologues by a roster of NYC writers. Lose the noise outside, and come underground.
$10, 2 for 1 drinks until 9pm
 
Wednesday 11/02, 6:30pm
The Gaslight Salon Series – “What had happened was…”
A spoken-word salon from poetry to storytelling, with a little comedy & cabaret thrown in for good measure. Hosted by Guy LeCharles Gonzalez and Syreeta McFadden.
No cover

 

 

 

 

116 is open 7 days, 4pm-4am, with happy hour daily 4pm-9pm featuring 2-for-1 drinks.  For private event, location shoots, and party reservations, contact info@116macdougal.com