Do the new decade proud.
The Devil You Know
What: Director Ping Chong and artist couple Jessica Grindstaff and Erik Sanko (Skeleton Key) have lovingly crafted a truly creepy world in a retelling of the classic short story “The Devil and Daniel Webster,” staged with Tim Burton-esque marionettes.
Why: Pull your own strings this year.
When: Thurs.-Jan. 24. Wed.-Sat., 7:30 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 p.m.
Where: La MaMa E.T.C., 74 E. 4th St., b/t Bowery & 2nd Ave. Tickets at 212-475-7710 or online at lamama.org.
What: Get slick weekly deals (30 percent off dinner, free oysters, comped drinks) at great restos (The Harrison, Telepan, Il Buco) via e-mail and texted to your phone. To redeem, mention the pass code to the host when you arrive.
Why: Spending less and eating out more is no longer a mere drunken fantasy.
When: Launches today. Start working up that appetite.
Where: Sign up online at blackboardeats.com.
Employees Only Pretheater Menu
What: Chow down on chef Julia Jaksic’s new three-course menu for $35. Choices include house-made pork sausage with cavatelli, chestnut and shiitake gnocchi, and chocolate banana bread pudding.
Why: Tummy rumblings may interrupt the show.
When: Every night at 6 p.m.
Where: 510 Hudson St., b/t Christopher & W. 10th Sts. (212-242-3021). Reservations required.
What: DFA’s freshest dance act are masters of electro-pop.
Why: Booty shaking brings the world one step closer to peace.
When: Fri., 10 p.m.
Where: Webster Hall, 125 E. 11th St., b/t Third & Fourth Aves. R.S.V.P. at newyork.going.com.
What: Brooklyn brides- and grooms-to-be can shop local vendors; sample goodies from the likes of One Girl Cookies, Brooklyn Brewery, and Frankies Spuntino; and enter to win a dress from Butter by Nadia.
Why: If there’s a wedding, yo, we’ll crash it.
When: Sat., 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: The Bell House, 149 7th St., b/t Second & Third Aves., Gowanus. Tickets online at brownpapertickets.com.
Acne Studio Sale
What: Clad thy legs and shod thy feet (and other parts) in Scandinavian minimalist design at its best — like ankle boots with sculptural heels ($300, reg. $600).
Why: New Year’s resolutions look better in a mohair sweater.
When: Thurs.-end of season. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-7 p.m.
Where: 10 Greene St., b/t Canal & Grand Sts. (212-625-2828).