Happy Hour

We hold happy hours, for all kinds of publishing related things! Get together with your publishing industry peers, grab a drink and discuss all things book!

YPG and the Dating Business

YPG and the Dating Business

On the cold, blustery evening of Thursday, February 21st, YPG members descended on Bowery haunt Slainte for a round of two-for-one drinks--and a chance to meet their literary soulmates. No, YPG hasn't really entered the dating biz. Not unless you count Book Blind Dates, the theme of this latest happy hour.
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YPG in Costume

YPG in Costume

Costume-clad YPG members gathered at the Dove Parlour in Greenwich Village on October 25 to kick off Halloween weekend. This mystery aura at the Dove Parlour set the tone for YPG’s Halloween party, as the dimly-lit speakeasy-style bar gave the evening a hint of eeriness while literary-characters roamed the space.
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YPG Catches the Holiday Spirit

YPG Catches the Holiday Spirit

Eat, drink, be merry...and proudly rock those ugly holiday sweaters! Close to 100 publishing folks made it out to famed West Village literary hotspot Kettle of Fish for YPG's first annual Tacky Holiday Sweater shindig.
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Save the Date for YPG’s Tacky Holiday Sweater Happy Hour!

Save the Date for YPG’s Tacky Holiday Sweater Happy Hour!

Join us for a magical night of flowing alcohol and the ugliest, tackiest, most absurd displays of winter fashion you could ever hope to witness in one room. Eat, drink, and be merry on December 13, 2012, from 6-9pm at the New York literary hotspot Kettle of Fish!
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YPG’s Editor/Agent Mixer Kicks Off the Fall Season

YPG’s Editor/Agent Mixer Kicks Off the Fall Season

Hosted at Professor Thom’s in the East Village, YPG’s Editor/Agent Mixer on September 6 from 6-9pm was chock-full of editors and agents keen to make connections and find the next “Big Book.” Wheeling and dealing is alive and well this autumn!
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YPG Enjoys Brews and Board Games at Fat Cat

YPG Enjoys Brews and Board Games at Fat Cat

On Wednesday, April 25, at 5:30 pm, about 25 YPG members from a collection of AAP member houses and several literary agencies gathered at Fat Cat to kick back and relax at a somewhat different kind of happy hour...
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Happy Birthday, YPG!

Happy Birthday, YPG!

Slainte was the perfect place to celebrate YPG's official birthday on March 15! There was talk of plans for St. Patrick's Day, upcoming YPG events, networking, and, of course, books!
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YPG is Happy to Go “Back to School”

YPG is Happy to Go “Back to School”

On Tuesday, September 13th, approximately 50 YPG members kicked off the busy fall season at Scratcher for YPG’s "Back to School" Happy Hour. The low key, laid-back East Village bar ended up being the perfect spot for members to mix, mingle and enjoy $2 off drafts and well drinks.
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YPG Spends A Summer Night at White Horse Tavern

On Thursday, July 28th, 2011, approximately 60 YPG professionals from 11 AAP member houses gathered at the White Horse Tavern for the latest YPG Summer Nights event, the second in an ongoing series of literary themed happy hour outings.
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YPG Launches its Boston Chapter!

YPG is launching a Boston chapter! If you are a young professional in your first seven years of publishing and are looking to network with other industry locals in the Boston area, join us for the first YPG Boston event, a happy hour this Thursday, September 8th from 6-8pm at Grafton Street Pub in...
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