Wayzgoose CelebrationBowne Printers, 211 Water St.
6-9 p.m. Free
Observe the changing seasons with drinks and fun by celebrating this century old letterpress printer holiday.
Thirsty ThursdayThe Hideaway, 185 Duane St.
6:30-9 p.m. Free
Celebrate the end of the week with friends over some of The Hideaway’s special exceed cocktails.
Musical HistoryBMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers St.
8-9:30 p.m. $25
Immerse in the multicultural Lower East Side through the various music genres of its diverse inhabitants.
Low Voter Turnout SymposiumCitizens Union Foundation, 42 Broadway
8:45 a.m.-2 p.m. Free
A discussion on how to combat the phenomenon.
Scavenger HuntSkyscraper Museum, 39 Battery Place
10:30 a.m.-midnight. $5
Enjoy a tour of the “Ten and Taller” exhibit as well as a scavenger hunt afterwards
2016 NYC BeerathonBeerathon, Course to be determined
Noon-11:59 p.m. $65
Explore Lower Manhattan with up to 26 six-ounce beer tastings at 13 of the best refreshment locations in New York City.
World Day of RemembranceCity Hall Park, 43 City Hall
Noon-2 p.m. Free
Join Transportation Alternatives to commemorate all the people who lost their lives from traffic violence.
Music Under Construction Ernst C. Stiefel Concert Hall, 55 West 13th St.
8 p.m. Free
This year’s concert features the work of Thomas Addison, Wendy Griffiths, Carolyn Lord, Faye-Ellen Silverman and David Tcimpidis.
Run and TrotLole New York, 112 Mercer St.
6:30-7:30 p.m. Free
Burn some extra calories before the big day of eating during this pre-Thanksgiving celebratory run.
Gratitude SeminarJewish Learning Experience, 80 Broad St.
6-7:30 p.m. $18
Learn the Judaism ideology regarding gratitude and develop how simple things can receive positive recognition and appreciation.
Author Talk: Scott SavittChina Institute, 100 Washington St.
6:30-8 p.m. Free
Hear Savitt’s experiences as a poet in post-Mao China by entering the country through his exchange program at Duke University.
Housing Works TroupeHousing Works Bookstore Cafe, 126 Crosby St.
7-9 p.m. Free
Watch “Some Things $ Can’t Buy,” a play that addresses the difficulties transgender women face while trying to access healthcare.
Comedy FrolicThe Village Lantern, 167 Bleecker St.
8-10 p.m. Free
Enjoy a night of laughs and celebration as comedian Perry Strong celebrates his birthday with other iconic jokesters.
Live BandBlarney Stone, 11 Trinity Place
7 p.m.-1 a.m. $10 cover
Spend Thanksgiving Eve by listening to The Big Apple Sunshine Band at one of the few surviving Blarney Stone locations in New York City.