At the Starting Line, punchy yet tasteful merch is the standard: A shelf of faux-faded advertising T-shirts have old-fashioned illustrations for products and services that include "Man's Lumber" and "Drill Instructor." Similarly, a trucker hat sports a cute picture of a rooster along with one word: cock. But not everything relies on language for a punchline: Cargo shorts that appear to be made of camouflage fabric on closer examination reveal that their khaki-green-and-black pattern is composed of interlocking peace symbols.
Get the Things to Do Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly guide to events in New York, and never be bored again. With suggestions for every day of the week, our recommendations will keep you busy on any budget.