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Image via The Monocole Order
Image via The Monocole Order

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WILLIAMSBURG—Should you find yourself on the rooftop at Output Nightclub in need of sunglasses, The Monocole Order has you covered. A shades-dispensing vending machine will live at the nightlife spot's rooftop through the summer, selling sunnies that range from $50 to $200. Our sister site, Eater NY, heard from The Monocole Order's founder that people are actually buying a ton of sunglasses—at night, mind you—and that"people in nightclubs will pay anything. They really will." [Racked Wire; Eater NY]

MEATPACKING DISTRICT—The brilliant minds at BuzzFeed have used their .gif listing skills to dream up fifteen possible reasons why Alexander Wang is holding a mysterious event at the Highline Stages Saturday. Model-y Hunger Games? Secret way to keep fashion people in the city so that the Hamptons will be quiet? Only time will tell. [BuzzFeed; Previously]

UPPER WEST SIDE—Got kids? Or mandatory babysitting duty this weekend? Take the tykes to Loomstate's Eco Kidz hands-on environmental science class Saturday for an afternoon of learnin'. The brand's Director of Sustainability will lead an hour and 45 minute session that will include experiments like clouds in a bottle. Make sure to RSVP. [Racked Wire]

Alexander Wang

103 Grand Street, New York, NY 10013 212-977-9683 Visit Website

Output Nightclub

74 Wythe, Brooklyn, NY