Wednesday, May 21st

Yoko Ono in the house! The Kitchen Spring Gala Benefit honors artist Christian Marclay at the Puck Building, featuring indie rock heroes the National performing for guests such as Yoko Ono, socialite Ann Dexter-Jones, socialite power-duo Lucy Sykes Rellie and Euan Rellie, photographer Cindy Sherman and—here he comes again—Lou Reed!

[The Kitchen Spring Gala Benefit 2008, 295 Lafayette Street, 6 p.m., http://www.thekitchen.org/gala2008%5D

Wednesday, May 21st