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SOHO—On Thursday, May 12th, an ice cream trunk will be parked outside of Maiyet at 16 Crosby Street selling ice cream and limited-edition T-shirts from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Proceeds will benefit Nest, an organization that creates opportunities for global artists.
LOWER EAST SIDE—On Thursday evening celebrate the debut of the Triptych footwear pop-up at 2 Rivington Street by shopping the latest collection (at a 20% discount!) with DJ Becka Diamond and Cangria beverages from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.; just send an email to email@example.com to let them know you're coming. The fun continues with a bunch of events throughout the pop-up's two-week duration, including a one-hour sweat session with ConBody's Coss Marte.
WEST CHELSEA—On Thursday, menswear shop Letter J (557 W 23rd St) is hosting an evening of shopping, drinks, and light bites with Closed from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., bringing in a bunch of extra merchandise from the brand.
MIDTOWN—On Thursday, May 19th, get a jump on your summer skin prep on the beauty level of Barneys Madison Avenue with Dr. David Colbert. The famed dermatologist will be on hand offering consultations and express versions of his signature Triad facials from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.; call 212-833-2020 to book your appointment.