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Cook for Syria. Your meditation practice is about to get a lot more cultured. The annual Bulletproof Biohacking Conference is like Disneyland for wellness junkies—in more ways than one.

Your meditation practice is about to get a lot more cultured

There are rides, including the ThetaChamber: a spinning, waterless “float tank” designed to drop you into a deep state of Zen (even though it looks like it’s designed to make you hurl). There are tasty treats, in the form of endless trays of free Bulletproof coffee. There are large crowds (around 3,000 people attended the three-day 2016 event, which took place September 23-25). And there may not be any parades or fireworks, but there are dazzling displays of a nerdier sort: an entire schedule of talks by health and wellness thought leaders, who this year riffed on everything from stem cells to light therapy. Bovina Open Barn & Studio. Twilight Tuesdays. About Empty Spaces. Empty Spaces Project at the University of Technology, Sydney, promotes the short-term, low cost 'meanwhile' use of empty sites for creative and community development.

About Empty Spaces

Here you'll find: tools to help you start-up an empty space project; stories on what others have done; tips on looking for a space; and information for landlords and local government to get engaged. Content includes: Chefs For Change. East Coast Living. 2013 Gala. 2014 Gala. 2014 Gala.

East Coast Living

Heather Waugh Pitts designed the champagne bar at the Dine By Design East 2014 venue. 2014 Gala. 2014 Gala. 2014 Gala. 2014 design space, "Breaking Bread" by Attica. 2014 Gala. View the Gallery » Explore our 2015 design spaces.Purchase tickets for our exciting events! Watch a video about the event.Follow the event on Twitter: @DBDEastand Facebook. Presented by East Coast Living magazine, “Dine By Design East” is a full-bodied, four-day feast for the senses showcasing design leaders and culinary giants from Canada’s East Coast. Funds raised support design education at NSCAD University through the Amber Harkins Memorial Scholarship Fund.

All-Aboard! Catch NYC’s Last Holiday Nostalgia Trains of 2015. For many, the New York Transit Museum‘s Holiday Nostalgia Rides may be just the ticket that makes the holidays the most wonderful time of year.

All-Aboard! Catch NYC’s Last Holiday Nostalgia Trains of 2015

The fleet of vintage New York City subway cars from the 1930s has been running every Sunday in December, with the last opportunity this year on December 27th. The New York Transit Museum has eight of the IND line R1/9 cars, dubbed the “Shoppers Special,” running along the 6th Avenue line during this years annual Nostalgia Ride, as well as a newly renovated 1928 BMT D-Type Triplex car that is stationed as a pop-up shop at the Second Avenue station. One of the cars is a Transit Museum Pop-Up Shop The BMT D-Type Triplex cars were ordered first in 1924, as part of the transition from wooden cars to steel for improved safety. The famous Malbone Street wreck in Brooklyn in 1918 was one of the deadliest train crashes in the United States with 98 deaths. 10 Alternative NYC New Year’s Eve Events To Ring in 2016.

Image via Time Out NY.

10 Alternative NYC New Year’s Eve Events To Ring in 2016

Foodies Unite and U-Feast, talk and enjoy wine pairings! - Startup News - Enterprise Toronto. By Deena Douara Duck heart salad; calf brain quiche; licorice panino; sea urchin mousse.

Foodies Unite and U-Feast, talk and enjoy wine pairings! - Startup News - Enterprise Toronto

If these sound enticing, or at least intriguing, you’re just the market for U-Feast events. Calendar. Every evening Dec 1st - 24th, 6:15 to 6:45pm Download a map of venues Market Place Thameside Off Market Place, start of Gravel Hill Miil Meadows 32 Bell Street Over Henley bridge, on left Next »

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Riverdale Art Walk. Bloglovin. The Storefront Theatre. Founded in December 2012, The Storefront Theatre was a collaborative effort from the start.

The Storefront Theatre

From its humble beginnings as a former drugstore-turned-performance space, The Storefront has continued to provide the independent arts community a location run by its peers. By the close of 2013, The Storefront Theatre had hosted over 30 productions and seen more than 6,000 patrons though its doors attending the venues original programming including world premieres, live game shows, one-act festivals, even a roller disco! Inside Cheese Boutique's massive, million-dollar cheese vault.

Women & Whiskies. Young British Foodies. Urban Rodeo & BBQ. Round up your friends for a rootin’ tootin’ good time on Saturday, September 27 at the inaugural Evergreen Urban Rodeo & BBQ fundraiser.

Urban Rodeo & BBQ

Dine on local, sustainable food and drink prepared by Canada’s top chefs and inspired by home-style country classics with a sophisticated twist—even for the most discerning cowboy and cowgirl. Hold on to your hat as you take a ride on the mechanical bull, try your luck at some classic carnival games, do-si-do to live music and place your bids at the silent and live auctions. Beat the stampede and buy your tickets today in support of green and healthy cities. A feast in the forest. Posted by victoria //// 20 Comments when you live in a big city and someone invites you to an evening at a cabin in the woods, you say, “yes, please!”.

a feast in the forest.

Which is what i was fortunate to find myself doing this past weekend. erin gleeson, author of The Forest Feast.