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UNION SQUARE—ABC Carpet & Home's mezzanine will function as a meditative art space for the next four months. Over 88 calligraphies from "famous zen master" Thich Nhat Hanh are on display, and there will be monthly talks on mindful living. The first event is October 10th with Ira Glass. [RackedWire]
UPPER EAST SIDE—Sunday marks this year's 92Y Annual Street Festival, open from noon 'til 5pm. Uni K Wax has some special offers for the event, including some gift card and swag giveaways. Plus, if you book an appointment at the fair, you'll score a free underarm wax and 20% off your next service. Locate their booth in the fashion section of the festival on Lexington between 88th and 89th Streets. [RackedWire]