Super Bowl XLVIII: All the hottest Friday and Saturday NYC events

If you’re in New York City or New Jersey looking for some cool events this Super Bowl weekend, there are no shortage of happenings throughout the city. Everybody is going to be looking for a good time in the five boroughs, and not everyone will be able to get to the most exclusive events. But nonetheless, here are a few of the big parties happening over the next two days–a variety of fun options that will ensure you have a big time in the big city before the Big Game.

Cash Money’s Stafford Brothers sued for extreme parties in L.A.

Electronica duo The Stafford Brothers are being hit with litigation following a string of “extreme” parties the duo hosted in Los Angeles. The pair, who are signed to Cash Money Records, were hit with a lawsuit this week, after the owners of a home they rented in Studio City sued them for allegedly leaving it in a state of disrepair.

Happy New Year! New York City’s best NYE 2013 parties

If you want to be in the heart of the city, but don’t want to have to deal with the insanity of the Times Square New Year’s Eve festivities, there are quite a few other very cool parties happening within shouting distance of the Ball Drop.