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UNION SQUARE—What's cooler than a 19,800 pound block of ice? How about said ice block with 572 pairs of free flip-flops inside? At 10am on Saturday, Old Navy will drop this ice cube in Union Square. The flip-flops are up for grabs, so here's to hoping you're there when the cube starts to melt. [RackedWire]
MIDTOWN EAST—To kick of the Father's Day season, Thomas Pink will host a party on Saturday at 1pm with a DJ, English ale, a raffle, and your choice of golf balls or engraved collar bones with any purchase of $200 or more. And starting Sunday, all Thomas Pink stores will be giving away woven button cufflinks with any purchase of $200 or more, making it the perfect way to bulk up a Dad's Day gift. [RackedWire]