Feb 3

Outward LIVE in NYC with Special Guest Lea DeLaria

Expanding the LGBTQ Conversation

Join the writers and editors behind Outward, Slate’s LGBTQ blog, for an evening of queer conversation about the latest gay news, culture, and controversy. Slate’s J. Bryan Lowder, Mark Joseph... Learn more.

February 3 at 8:00PM

Feb 3

Outward Cocktails in NYC   

Pre-Show Meet and Greet

Join Slate for a preshow cocktail happy hour! Hosts June Thomas, J. Bryan Lowder, and Mark Joseph Stern will be in attendance for a happy hour meet and greet before... Learn more.

February 3 at 6:30PM

Jan 11

Patton Oswalt in Coversation with Dan Kois   

Sixth & I Live Event

From the New York Times bestselling author, multifaceted comedian and actor comes Silver Screen Fiend: Learning About Life from an Addiction to Film, a memoir of coming of age as... Learn more.

January 11 at 5:00PM

Dec 13

Slate Holiday Movie Party

Hosted by Dana Stevens

On Dec. 13, join us for a Slate Movie Party hosted by Slate movie critic and Culture Gabfest host Dana Stevens! It’ll be an evening of holiday movie clips and discussion, trivia, and drinks with Slate staff and... Learn more.

December 13 at 6:30PM

Nov 17

Slate Superfest East   

Sponsored by Acura

Hope you didn’t miss out on our one-night-only show in New York City on Nov. 17. We combined Slate’s most popular personalities from the Political Gabfest, the Culture Gabfest, and... Learn more.

November 17 at 7:30PM

Nov 12

Live Annual Political Conundrum Show

Sponsored by Acura

Would you rather have a great job and live in a not-so-great city or a mediocre job in an awesome city? Would you rather fight 100 duck-sized horses or one... Learn more.

November 12 at 7:30PM

Oct 24

Slate Movie Party   

The Silver Scream Edition

On Oct. 24, join us for a Slate Movie Party hosted by Slate movie critic and Culture Gabfest host Dana Stevens! It’ll be an evening of horror movie clips, trivia,... Learn more.

October 24 at 7:00PM

Oct 20

Live Slate CultureFest in Boston

Sponsored by Acura

On Oct. 20 Slate’s Culture Gabfest podcast trekked to Boston for a Culturefest show! A lively audience joined Slate movie critic Dana Stevens, Slate critic at large Stephen Metcalf, and... Learn more.

October 20 at 7:30PM

Oct 8

Hang Up and Listen Live

Join Slate and New York Comic Con for a live show in Brooklyn.

DETAILS Slate’s Hang Up and Listen podcast and New York Super Week have joined forces for a live show on Oct. 8 in Brooklyn! Join Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and... Learn more.

October 8 at 8:00PM

Oct 8

Live Slate CultureFest Sponsored by Acura   

Special Guest Natasha Lyonne

Slate’s Culture Gabfest podcast traveled to Los Angeles for a live Culturefest show on Oct. 8! Slate editor-in-chief Julia Turner, Slate movie critic Dana Stevens, and Slate critic at large... Learn more.

October 8 at 7:30PM

Oct 5

Slate Superfest West

Sponsored by Acura

If David Plotz debated Stephen Metcalf, who would win? How about Emily Bazelon and Dana Stevens? On Oct. 5, the audience witnessed an exciting and unexpected combination and conversation at... Learn more.

October 5 at 4:00PM

Jul 2

Joan Rivers in Coversation with Hanna Rosin

A Sixth & I Event

DETAILS A Sixth & I Event. Following up on her New York Times best-seller I Hate Everyone…Starting With Me, the unstoppable Joan Rivers is at it again with Diary of... Learn more.

July 2 at 7:30PM

Jun 12

Do Robots Dream of FIFA

A Future Tense Event

Robots can already manage warehouses, perform search and rescue, and even run faster than you, but can we expect them to be playing soccer before adoring crowds at the 2070... Learn more.

June 12 at 2:30PM

May 21

Resistance the Film: Join L.V. Anderson and Slate for a screening and panel discussion

Talk Superbugs and The Crazy World of Antibiotics

We are no longer taking RSVPs. Join L.V. Anderson for an evening devoted to superbugs with the screening and discussion of the film Resistance. This film traces the history of... Learn more.

May 21 at 6:30PM

May 6

Live Dear Prudence   

Mommy Dearest Edition

Slate’s Emily Yoffe, author of the advice column “Dear Prudence,” joins Laura Helmuth, Slate’s science and health editor, for a pre–Mother’s Day conversation about relationships with our mothers, turning into... Learn more.

May 6 at 7:00PM

May 4

Live Culture Gabfest   

Live Taping in Montreal

Slate magazine records its very popular Culture Gabfest live at the 16th Blue Metropolis Montreal International Literary Festival. Come listen to funny, intelligent, and provocative analysis of some of the... Learn more.

May 4 at 2:00PM

May 3

Culture Gabfest Happy Hour

Pre-show Drinks in Montreal

Join the hosts of Slate Culture Gabfest at one of Montreal’s coolest watering holes, Bílý Kůň. Have your chance to talk face-to-face with the hosts of one of the most... Learn more.

May 3 at 5:00PM

Apr 23

LIVE Political Podcast in Austin

and The Texas Tribune's TribCast

Join Slate and the Texas Tribune for a live Political Gabfest in Austin on April 23 at Scholz Garten. Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz will talk about the... Learn more.

April 23 at 7:00PM

Mar 6

Live Political Gabfest

Live Taping at Sixth and I

Join the Slate Political Gabfest for a bold, witty, no-holds-barred discussion of the week’s political and current events. Hosted by Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz. The Political Gabfest has... Learn more.

March 6 at 7:00PM

Mar 6

Political Gabfest Cocktails   

Preshow Happy Hour Cocktails

Join Slate for a preshow cocktail happy hour! Hosts David Plotz, John Dickerson, and Emily Bazelon will be in attendance for happy hour at a private location before the live... Learn more.

March 6 at 5:00PM

Mar 4

A Future Tense Book Event   

Now I Know Who My Comrades Are:

Emily Parker will discuss her new book Now I Know Who My Comrades Are: Voices From the Internet Underground, with New America Foundation President and CEO Anne-Marie Slaughter. In Now... Learn more.

March 4 at 4:00PM

Feb 27

Live Audio Book Club

Live Taping at Town Hall Seattle

Please join Slate as we present our popular podcast the Audio Book Club for a live episode taping at Town Hall Seattle! Host Dan Kois, editor of the Slate Book... Learn more.

February 27 at 7:30PM

Feb 25

NEW DATE: Feb. 25 Live DoubleX Gabfest

Our Annual Lovefest

Editor Hanna Rosin of DoubleX, Slate’s section for women; New York magazine’s Noreen Malone; and editor June Thomas of Outward, Slate’s LGBTQ section, are joined by special guest Christina Antoniades to gab about culture, politics,... Learn more.

February 25 at 7:00PM

Dec 11

Live Political Gabfest   

Live taping at JCCSF

Slate is bringing its award-winning Political Gabfest to the JCCSF for a live show. Hosted by Slate senior editor Emily Bazelon, chief political correspondent John Dickerson, and editor David Plotz,... Learn more.

December 11 at 7:00PM

Dec 10

Live Political Gabfest

Live taping in San Francisco

Slate’s Political Gabfest presents a special audience-driven show. Hosted by Slate’s Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz. Come prepared to shout for all to hear.   Doors open at... Learn more.

December 10 at 8:00PM

Nov 19

Live Political Gabfest

Live taping in Brooklyn

Slate’s Political Gabfest is coming to Brooklyn. Hosted by Slate’s Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz, the show reaches an audience of almost a quarter-million people every month. Join... Learn more.

November 19 at 8:00PM

Nov 11

Live Hang Up and Listen   

Live taping of Hang Up and Listen in NYC

Join Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, Mike Pesca, and special guest Bob Costas for a fun evening of sports antics as they recreate a live version of their infamous podcast, presented... Learn more.

November 11 at 7:30PM

Sep 24

LIVE Culture Gabfest

Live Taping in Brooklyn

Slate is bringing its wildly popular weekly podcast the Culture Gabfest to Brooklyn for the first time. This live recording of the show will feature regular co-hosts Stephen Metcalf, Julia... Learn more.

September 24 at 8:00PM