The Weekend Guide

bacaro!

Guess we’re pretty hungry for the weekend.

DINE
Bacaro’s New Late-Night Menu
What:
Our favorite Chinatown haunt launches later-than-midnight snacks (of the Venetian pub variety).
Why: Spicy fried meatballs, stuffed zucchini blossoms, and salami for nibbling in a subterranean nook.
When: Fri. & Sat., midnight-2 a.m.
Where: 136 Division St., b/t Orchard & Ludlow Sts. (212-941-5060).

HEAR
Gonzales

What: One Canadian-turned-Frenchman provides a rare combination of exceptional classical piano skills, hip-hop references, comedy, and philosophical (musical) chatter.
Why: Very special appearances by Jamie Lidell and Andrew W.K.
When: Fri., 10 p.m. & midnight.
Where: Joe’s Pub, 425 Lafayette St., at Astor Pl.

BID
Photos, Art, and Design Pieces from Latin America
What:
For its themed series of auctions, the house presents works by established and emerging artists who are inspired by the spirit of the southern continent.
Why: Stalk your prey this week; make your move next.
When: Thru Oct. 3. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: Phillips de Pury & Company, 450 W. 15th St., b/t Ninth & Tenth Aves.

CRASH
The Kitchen Block Party
What:
Artists from the indie institution prepare collaborative sculptures, hula-hooping workshops, and lessons in double Dutch.
Why: It’s got just about everything but the Kitchen’s sink.
When: Sat., noon-5 p.m.
Where: W. 19th St., b/t Tenth & Eleventh Aves.

SUP
Le Fooding Comes to the U.S.
What:
Six chefs from Paris join six from NY to create an egalitarian, picnic-style dine-in for folks who are hungry for a new food scene. One hundred percent of ticket sales support Action Against Hunger.
Why: Oh, plus DJs, butchers, a vintner, mixologists, and an ice cream maker.
When: Fri. & Sat., 6-10 p.m.
Where: P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, 22-25 Jackson Ave., at 46th Ave., LIC. Info at lefooding.com. Advanced tix are sold out, but you can pay at the door.

BOWL
Lebowski Fest

What: Position yourself as The Dude at this homage to the bowling noir tour de force, complete with ponytails, white Russians, and, well, bowling.
Why: This should convince you.
When: Thurs., 7 p.m.-midnight.
Where: Brooklyn Bowl, 61 Wythe Ave., b/t N. 11th & N. 12th Sts. (718-963-3369).

Photo: Courtesy of Bacaro

LOCATIONS
450 W 15th St
bt 9th & 10th Aves
New York, NY 10011
212-940-1229
512 W 19th St
bt 10th & 11th Aves
New York, NY 10011
212-255-5793
61 Wythe Ave
bt N 11th & N 12th Sts
Brooklyn, NY 11211
718-963-3369
22-25 Jackson Ave
@ 46th Ave
Queens, NY 11101
718-784-2084
136 Division St
bt Orchard & Ludlow Sts
New York, NY 10002
212-941-5060
425 Lafayette St
@ Astor Pl
New York, NY 10003
212-539-8778
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