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Friday, January 11, 2019

Global No Pants Subway Ride 2019!


The No Pants Subway Ride in Berlin
REPOST from improveverywhere.com:
As in years past, there are No Pants Subway Rides happening in dozens of cities around the world on January 13, 2019 the same day as our annual event in New York. Below find a list of participating cities with links to Facebook events. If you do not see your city on the list below and have organized a local ride, you can register your city by filling out this form.
If you are a member of the media interested in covering this event, please see our press information page.
Cities participating in the global No Pants Subway Ride (more to come as they get announced!):
Any corrections, let us know in the comments! If you participate in a regional ride and use twitter, tag your posts with #NoPantsSubwayRide and @ImprovEvery so everyone can follow along with other cities throughout the day.

Finally, if you are interested in future events, please join our email list


NEW YORK NO PANTS SUBWAY RIDE INFO:
CLICK HERE TO OPEN IN WEBSITE.

All are invited to participate in the 18th Annual No Pants Subway Ride. The event will take place at 3:00 PM on Sunday, January 13. Everything you need to know is in this post. (Click here for information for participating in other cities.)

REQUIREMENTS FOR PARTICIPATION:

1) Willing to take pants off on subway
2) Able to keep a straight face about it

OVERVIEW

When: Sunday, January 13 at 3:00 PM, Sharp! (Over around 5 PM)
Where: Six meeting points spread out all over New York City. Details below.
Bring: A backpack/bag and a metro card.
Wear: Normal winter clothes (hat, gloves, etc)
Facebook: You can RSVP to the Facebook Event (Optional but appreciated)
After Party: 5 PM at Bar 13. RSVP here.

HOW IT WORKS

There are six meeting points this year. Take your pick. The Manhattan meeting points tend to be crowded, so if you live in Brooklyn or Queens, definitely go to one of those! You’ll probably have more fun! If you are a member of the media, please see our press information page.
Astoria: Meet at Hoyt Playground – Google Map
Brooklyn: Meet by the Old Stone House – Google Map
Downtown Manhattan: Meet at Foley Square – Google Map
Lower East Side: Meet at Sarah Roosevelt Park on Houston – Google Map
Uptown Manhattan: Meet at the Great Hill in Central Park – Google Map
Williamsburg / Bushwick: Meet at Maria Hernandez Park – Google Map
Everyone should meet at their chosen meeting point at 3 PM. Feel free to be early.
At the meeting points, participants will be organized into groups and assigned a specific train car. Once everyone is divided up we will all head to nearby subway station[s]. Do not talk to others once you enter the subway system. No one knows each other.
Sit in the car as you normally would. Read on your phone or whatever you would normally do. Your team leader will have already divided you into smaller groups, assigning your group a specific stop where you will depants.
As soon as the doors shut at the stop before yours, stand up and take your pants off and put them in your backpack. If you’d like to use a briefcase, purse, grocery bag, or whatever instead of a backpack that’s fine too. If anyone asks you why you’ve removed your pants, tell them that they were “getting uncomfortable” (or something along those lines.)
Exit the train at your assigned stop and stand on the platform, pantless. You will wait on the platform for the next train to arrive. Stay in the exact same place on the platform so you enter the next train in the same car as you exited the last train.
When you enter, act as you normally would. You do not know any of the other pantless riders. If questioned, tell folks that you “forgot to wear pants” and yes you are “a little cold.” Insist that it is a coincidence that others also forgot their pants. Be nice and friendly and normal.
Remember: Taking photos is not keeping a straight face. Enjoy the experience and resist the urge to document. Take those Instagram shots when the ride is over.
All train routes will converge on Union Square. Your exact route will be explained at the meeting point, and may involve a transfer.
You can wear fun underwear if you like, but nothing that screams out, “I wore this because I’m doing a silly stunt.” Wear two pairs of underwear if it makes you feel more comfortable. Don’t wear a thong or anything else that might offend people. Our aim is to make people laugh, not piss them off.
This is always a blast, and we look forward to seeing you there. And we hope you can join the official after party at Bar 13 as well!
If you are interested in future events like this, please join our email list!
See you on the 13th!
Have fun!
Be aware that by participating, you recognize that Improv Everywhere is not liable in the event you are injured, arrested, or worse. By choosing to participate you are still responsible for your actions.
No Pants Subway Ride 2011
2011 No Pants Subway Ride photo by Katie Sokoler

Friday, January 4, 2019

1st Electric Laughs Comedy Show of the New Year - Free Show and Free Drinks!

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Event name: Electric Laughs
Location: Work Heights
Cost: Free Admission

More info here - Free Ticket Link: www.electriclaughs.tumblr.com
Click here for tickets!

Khalid Rahmaan (Conan) presents the best free standup comedy show in not-quite-gentrified Brooklyn! This month, we’ve got standup from a bunch of our NYC favorites, including co-headliners from Conan: Andy Sanford and Doug Smith. As always, we'll have a boatload of our signature Magic Punch Surprise for freeeee. 


7:30 pm (Real deal 7:30 pm. Seats go quickly.)
No Cover
Free Beverages

@ElectricLaughs on Twitter and Instagram
AGE 21+

Enjoy the show,
Terresa =)

Saturday, December 22, 2018

The Get Together Popup!



The Get Together Holiday Popup
Hosted by Portal by Facebook

Sunday, December 23, 2018
11AM to 8PM (Get there by 7PM latest.)
Bond and Broadway, NYC

FACEBOOK EVENT

FYI: You need to go through a metal detector and all bags will be checked for safety purposes.


Join us for The Get Together, a pop-up holiday event celebrating the joy of connection.

In this Instagram-worthy space, rooms connect via Portal to a cast of characters you’ll be able to interact with. Enjoy a cup of hot cocoa with “Grandma.” Grab a cookie, go into the blanket fort and hear “Aunt Lisa” read you a story. You may even be invited into an impromptu dance party. 


There will also be a professional photographer on hand to take your picture and print it as your holiday card. And if you're one of the lucky winners, you could walk away with two new Portals, one for you and one for a friend.

This event is completely free. The Get Together is designed to be family friendly, but guests under 18 years must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Learn more about Portal at https://portalfb.me/LearnMore

No purchase necessary. While supplies last. Void where prohibited. Subject to full Official Rules. Click to link: portal.facebook.com/legal/sweepstakes


Have fun and good luck,
Terresa =)

Saturday, November 24, 2018

InVisible NY Pop Up!

Cool photo op: Take pics in an upside down room like this!!


InVisible NY Pop Up!


MORE INFO HERE!

Hidden behind a photo booth in SoHo, we’re exploring the journey from the frustrating old phone service experience to the one that gives you everything you need and nothing you don’t: Visible. The interactive experience is free and includes live performances from special guests. 

Come anytime during public hours from noon - 9 p.m. except on event days. Event days public hours are noon - 3 p.m. See details below.

InVisible NY is open to all ages and is ADA accessible.

Special events require RSVP and then are first come, first served. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Space is limited. All events 18+, entry with valid government ID. 


Sunday, November 25, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Public Hours
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Visible presents yellowtech (RSVP Link in Description)
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Visible presents veryADVANCED (RSVP Link in Description)

RSVP for special events at the links below. 


11/25 Visible presents yellowtech: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/visible-presents-yellowtech-free-tickets-52889573137

11/25 - Visible presents veryADVANCED: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/visible-presents-veryadvanced-free-tickets-52829196549


Have fun,
Terresa =)

Sunday, November 4, 2018

BrandlessLife Pop Up with Purpose NYC! Free snacks and every item is only $3!


#BrandlessLife Pop-Up with Purpose NYC
October 24 – November 4, 2018
9am – 7pm
FREE SNACKS!
All items are only $3 each!
Get $6 off your first order of $39 by clicking here!
What should you expect?
Come in to see, touch, taste, and try a selection of our 
300+ products, which you can buy online and get shipped 
directly to your door. From interactive tasting tables 
highlighting non-GMO and organic foods to beauty demos 
using our clean and cruelty-free personal care line, 
come indulge in #brandlesslife.
Sound interesting? Let’s do this!
We cannot wait to meet you, share our values, and 
welcome you to the community. Bring your friends, 
bring your neighbors, and come hang.
Make an Impact
Sharing is giving. For every social post you share 
with the tag #brandlesslife from October 24-November 4, 2018
we’ll donate one meal in your honor in partnership with 
Feeding America.
Like what you hear? Stay in touch via FacebookInstagram
and Twitter.
Want more?
Check out our first Pop-Up with Purpose, or check out 
WANT A DISCOUNT?

Get $6 off your first order of $39 with the following link by clicking here!





Saturday, November 3, 2018

Free Electric Laughs Comedy Show - Free Comedy and Free Drinks!



Event name: Electric Laughs
Location: Work Heights
Cost: Free Admission


Free Ticket Link: http://bit.ly/2EVTFmW

Khalid Rahmaan (CONAN) & Shelby Taylor (Bitches Brew) present the best free standup comedy show in not-quite-gentrified Brooklyn! This month, we’ve got standup from a bunch of our NYC favorites, including special guest Carmen Lagala (The Late Show With Stephen Colbert) and a boatload of our signature Magic Punch Surprise for freeeee.

7:30 pm (Midwestern Lutheran 7:30 pm. Seats go quickly)

No Cover
Free Beverages

@ElectricLaughs on Twitter and Instagram 

AGE 21+

Enjoy the show,
Terresa =)

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Free and Cheap Food for Halloween!

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The following is complied from the Thrillist article:

FREEBIES!

Krispy Kreme
The deal:
 Stop by Krispy Kreme in your costume, and you'll earn yourself a totally free donut
When: October 31
Wendy's
The deal:
 Make a $1 donation to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption and get a coupon book with coupons for five free Frostys.
When: Books available through October 31
Insomnia Cookies
The deal: Wear a costume, get a free cookie. Pretty simple.
When: October 31
IHOP
The deal: 
When you stop in to make syrup bottles sing, know that kids 12 and under get a free Scary Face Pancake from 7am to 10pm on Halloween. 
When: October 31
Taco John's
The deal: Dress as your favorite Nic Cage character, and you'll get a free soft shell beef taco with any purchase. OK, any costume is fine, but Nic Cage costumes will probably get you a high five.
When: October 31
DoorDash
The deal: Place an order on DoorDash starting at 2pm, add the free "spooktacular treat" to your cart, and DoorDash promises a "scary-good surprise." The offer is only available in Atlanta, Austin, Calgary, Chicago, Denver, Washington, DC, Los Angeles, New York, Phoenix, San Francisco, and Toronto. You'll also be able to donate $1 to Feeding America if you're feeling generous.
When: October 31, 2pm until supplies run out
Chuck-E-Cheese
The deal: Show up in costume, and you'll be handed 50 free tickets to get your game adventure going. They call it Chucktober, which isn't important but is amusing.
When: Through October
FOOD DEALS:
Chipotle
The deal: The burrito chain's BOORITO promo is back. From 3pm to close, anyone in a costume can grab a burrito, bowl, salad, or order of tacos for just $4.
When: October 31
Dairy Queen
The deal:
 DQ also has deals to get you a cheap Blizzard in the mobile app. You'll find offers for a buy-one-get-one for $0.99 on any size Blizzard. You can also take them up on an offer for a free small Blizzard with the purchase of any regularly-priced combo meal.
When: October 29-November 4
Baskin-Robbins
The deal: Everyone gets $1.50 ice cream scoops, which includes October's flavor of the month, Trick Oreo Treat.
When: October 31