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Time travel and drinking, two of our favorite pastimes: The New York 19th Century Pub Crawl, Saturday, May 15, 5:30pm-midnight.

Gelato, sorbet or yogurt on a stick, in about two dozen flavors daily, at newly opened Popbar, 5 Carmine [6th] 212.255.4874. You can roll your own, too.

Most of our Desert Island Discs would have Tracey Thorn (Everything But the Girl) on them. Her new solo album Love and Its Opposite drops Tuesday. [Photo: Edward Bishop]

Up to 80% off retail at the Kidini sale of children's clothing from dozens of designers. Today and tomorrow, 9:30-7pm, 2 Great Jones [Bway/Laf].

Saarinen fans, check out this conversation about the architect on May 20th. $15 [Photo: Balthazar Korab]

indie rock… Friday: Buzzier-by-the-day Twin Sister rock the Open Road Rooftop. Saturday: Dinosaur Feather's tropical pop come to Pianos. Just Announced… Lots of FREE summer shows! 8/17 & 8/18: MGMT

art… Opening tomorrow, an exhibition of installations by Belgian artist ROA. Expect large-scale images of rodents and other animals in an industrial setting. It takes place at Factory Fresh, 1053 Flushing Ave. [Morgan/Knickerbocker].

movies… A New Yorker, in search of quick cash, goes to Serbia and a young Serbian comes to New York in the lovely comedy/drama Here and There. Opens tomorrow at the Quad. [Photo: Vanja Bjelobaba]

show… We're fans of Declan Bennett, the British singer-songwriter who's appearing now in American Idiot. He performs at Joe's Pub on his Broadway night off, Monday, May 17th, 7pm. Hopefully he'll sing Therapy [iTunes], for our money his best song yet. [Photo: David Angel]

out of town… Hit the pink beaches of Bermuda for $221, roundtrip, including taxes.

sports… The second annual Brooklyn Bike Jumble, an outdoor cycling-focused flea market, takes place this Sunday, 1-6, at The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd St. [4th/5th Aves.] in Brooklyn. You can buy a bike or accessories, get a tuneup, or advice on where to bike next.

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