Monday, April 23
Tribeca Film Festival
Various Venues

The king of all local film festivals has returned, and while there's plenty to check out this week, we're particularly fond of the shorts. (Especially when they're free!)

Deal Nearby on the App: Laughing Man

Tuesday, April 24, 7 p.m.
Masters of Social Gastronomy: Fake Meat
Public Assembly

Have you ever wondered just how on earth we ended up with seitan-based faux meats? Fakin & eggs? Tofurkey? Food historian Sarah Lohman's about to break it all down for you.

Deal Nearby on the App: Two Door Tavern

Wednesday, April 25, 8 p.m.
Good Old War w/ The Belle Brigade
Bowery Ballroom

Maybe you don't know it yet, but you love The Belle Brigade. They are: a.) the grandchildren of composer John Williams; b.) the reincarnation of the best early parts of Fleetwood Mac, shot through with more wit; c.) amazing live. Do it.

Deal Nearby on the App: One Mile House

Wednesday, April 25, 10 p.m.
Heavy Metal Parking Lot Karaoke
Bar Matchless

Here's the best way to get through hump day. Free shots for anyone who sings a metal tune, which means you should start working on that "Enter Sandman" solo.

Deal Nearby on the App: El Toro Taqueria