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June Rolls in With NewFest, Summer at Water Taxi Beach

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    June Rolls in With NewFest, Summer at Water Taxi Beach

    Mark the first weekend in June with outdoor music, iconic New York photography and a spin through a film festival.  Matt Maggiacomo gives you the highlights.

    *Start the weekend in Chelsea for NewFest, the New York LGBT Festival.  One entry generating a lot of buzz is the closing night premier of "Pop Star on Ice," a playful documentary about olympic skater Johnny Weir.

    *Head over to the Not Fade Away Gallery for a 70s photography of Allan Tennenbaum.  The exhibit captures the New York music, art, and nightlife scenes of the time -- including iconic photos of Studio 54.

    *In the mood for some music?  TriBeCa's new music festival, NextGen, features classical music by composers in their 20s and 30s.  The festival takes place at 41 White Street.

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    *Head out to Queens to Water Taxi Beach where mixmaster DJ Victor Franco will keep the beat while the cheap drinks flow.