The Distraction: A Defector Podcast

WED // DEC 08 // 07:00PM

THEY'RE BACK, THEY'RE BACK: Defector writers Drew Magary and David Roth are bringing the indie sports podcast The Distraction to a live New York audience. Join them on December 8th as they break down the week in sports and culture on the Caveat stage alongside other Defector staffers. We'll have a great time Remembering Some Guys, pondering Funbag questions, and doing the other dumb segments you know and love.


Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.
Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door, $10 livestream.


No outside food or drink is allowed.

Livestream ticket information

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As we re-open we're doing everything we can to keep our audience, performers, and staff safe and are complying with all Covid regulations.

As part of this, all attendees must present proof of full vaccination to enter. Proof can be via the New York State Excelsior pass, a physical copy of the CDC card, a photo of your CDC card, or other electronic record of vaccination includes name and date (e.g., some chain pharmacies have an app with this information). In all cases the name must match that on your photo ID.

Our full Covid policies can be found here.


Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event.


21 A Clinton Street, Manhattan