NYC Assignment Desk: Upright Citizens, NY Beer Fest, Mermaid Parade

06/14/2010 04:36 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

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Upright Citizens Brigade's Celebrity Funeral: Sarah Jessica Parker

NYC's famous sketch comedy show takes on SJP.

What: Comedy show
When: Wednesday, June 16, 9:30PM
Wanted: Writer, Photographer
Where: Upright Citizens Brigade Theater
307 West 26th Street
New York, NY 10011
(212) 366-9176

NYC Brew Fest

The city's fourth annual brew fest, with live music and over 300 varietys of beer.

What: Festival
When: Saturday, June 19th, 3:30pm
Wanted: Writer, Photographer, Videographer
Where: Governor's Island
10 South
New York, NY 10004
212-514-8296

Mermaid Parade

Channel your inner Ariel and join Coney Island's yearly parade.

What: Parade
When: Saturday, June 19th, 10am
Wanted: Writer, Photographer, Videographer
Where: Coney Island
1208 Surf Ave
Brooklyn NY 11224
718-372-5159

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