Weekend Picks – Saturday, November 26, 2011
Get the Party Skarted
What: Celebrate 15 years of dance-ready ska hits with Go Jimmy Go's anniversary bash with the band (of course) and special guests, Black Square.
When: Tonight, 9:30 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.
Where: Anna O'Briens, 2440 S. Beretania St.
Details: 21 and over only. Cover is $8. Check out Go Jimmy Go's Facebook page for more details.
Credit to You
What: Score a $25 credit when you use your American Express card at local businesses such as Fighting Eel, fishcake, Chai's Island Bistro, therapy, Ninja Sushi and more for Small Business Saturday.
Where: At almost 600 participating restaurants, stores, and services in Hawaii.
Details: Just one credit per customer. Register your card and search for places to buy through American Express's Facebook page.
What: Take a holiday with a virtual stroll past some of New York’s famed window displays. Gaze at Lord and Taylor’s tiny vignettes in front of drawings by local school kids, Macy's 3-D displays, Bloomingdale's shopping bags past, and Lady Gaga's holiday workshop at Barneys.
Details: Watch New York Magazine's website for more displays.
Get the Message
What: Keep in touch during your holiday travels even at 31,000 feet in the air with a free trial of In Flight Messenger. The normally paid service that allows you to text any cell phone from your iPad, Tablet PC or laptop is free for the holidays.
Details: Sign up or for more information visit In Flight's website.
December 26– Fashion icon Daphne Guinness launches her line of rich, dramatic cosmetics at M.A.C. We're already loving the deep purple and bronze nail polish, even if the whole thing began with the quirky brewery heiress (yes, THAT Guinness) mixing watercolors with her own saliva.
February – Alexander McQueen's more affordable line McQ holds its first ever runway show just before the first store opens in London.
Who: Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals are extending through the weekend. See our breakdown of all the sales still in effect in our special round up.