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CHINATOWN—In celebration of Norman "Sailor Jerry" Collins' 103rd birthday today, the rum brand of the same name is giving away 103 free swallow tattoos at 169 Bar until midnight. Three Kings Tattoos will be responsible for the ink, you need to be 21, and they remind you to tip your artist. [RackedWire]
NOMAD—Event designer extraordinaire Jung Lee will hold a discussion for newly engaged couples on "the essentials of an incredible wedding" Sunday, February 2nd at noon. Be sure to RSVP in advance for the event, which will be held at Jung's namesake store, 25 W 29th Street. [RackedWire]