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Amateur Night at the Apollo

Amateur Night at the Apollo

Tuesday August 15, 2017

This talent-packed event is one of the top highlights of Harlem Week, featuring aspiring singers, musicians, rappers, dancers and spoken word artists doing their best to convince audiences to make them Apollo legends. Continue reading...

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

Thursday August 10, 2017

This 27th annual fair features teams of rowers racing dragon-emblazoned boats for. During the many heat competition, enjoy performances by Shaolin monks and the CASYM Steel Orchestra, and indulge in bites like dumplings, bao buns, and zongzi-stuffed rice leaves. Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, Grand Central Pkwy to Van Wyck Expwy between Roosevelt Ave and Robinson Pkwy, Queens Continue reading...

NY Renaissance Fair

NY Renaissance Fair

Thursday August 3, 2017

This weekend experience the NY Renaissance Fair in Tuxedo Park, NY. Now on its the 40th Year, this fair has plenty of re-enactment, jousting knights, medieval games, and events. The festival's food offering includes funnel cake, steak on a stake, and plenty of beer and ale. Continue reading...

City Summer Street 2017

City Summer Street 2017

Monday July 31, 2017

On Saturday, August 5, 12, and 19 nearly seven miles of New York City's streets will be opened up for everyone to play, run, walk and bike. Summer Streets provides space for healthy recreation and encourages New Yorkers to use more sustainable forms of transportation. Continue reading...

Self-Defense Workshop With POP Gym

Self-Defense Workshop With POP Gym

Monday July 24, 2017

Join a self-defense workshop with Radical bookstore Bluestockings to learn the essential skill to protect yourself. Join in on this free class! Continue reading...

Art and Culture - Taikoza

Art and Culture - Taikoza

Thursday July 20, 2017

Taikoza was formed in New York City by members of Ondekoza (the group that started the renaissance of taiko in Japan in Japan in the '60s and introduced Taiko worldwide) Continue reading...

Dale Chihuly - at New York Botanical Garden

Dale Chihuly - at New York Botanical Garden

Tuesday July 18, 2017

Check out the beautiful colorful art exhibition of artist Dale Chihuly at this larger than life exhibition. With over 20 large pieces will take over the Botanical Garden. Continue reading...

Scary Movie X at Film Society of Lincoln Center

Scary Movie X at Film Society of Lincoln Center

Monday July 17, 2017

Calling all horror, gore and thriller fanatics: Scary Movies X, Lincoln Center’s 10th annual Screamfest, delivers a serious slate of scares. Check out screenings like Terrifier, Still/Born and It Stains the Sand Red, and see festivities such as a “Cake, Clowns, & Corpses” party featuring birthday-themed thrillers from the ’70s and ’80s and a conversation with seasoned horror actor and deadpan comedian Bob Balaban. Continue reading...

7 Awesome Reasons to Spend a Day in Washington Heights

7 Awesome Reasons to Spend a Day in Washington Heights

Wednesday July 12, 2017

It might be best known to downtown folks as Lin-Manuel Miranda’s old stomping grounds, but the northern tip of Manhattan—Washington Heights and Inwood—has tons of history, incredible food, and gorgeous green spaces. Here are seven great reasons to hop on the A train. Continue reading...

Hiking In NYC - Forest Park, Queens

Hiking In NYC - Forest Park, Queens

Friday July 7, 2017

Enjoy the outdoors here in NYC. Hiking is a good way to reduce stress and a way to stay fit. The Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City parks. Continue reading...

Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Show

Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Show

Friday June 30, 2017

Experience the annual 4th of July Firework show brought to you by Macy's. Continue reading...

Yoga on the Beach: Beginners Guild

Yoga on the Beach: Beginners Guild

Friday June 23, 2017

Join Yoga instructors from Elaine's Dance School for a free beginners guild to yoga. Don't forget to bring a mat, towels, and a hydration source. Continue reading...

Manhattanhenge 2017

Manhattanhenge 2017

Tuesday May 30, 2017

One of the best things to do this summer in NYC is seeing the beautiful sunset in the city. Luckily today at 8:12 pm and on July 12, 2017, you can experience the best sunset when the sun aligns perfectly with the Manhattan's east-west grid. Continue reading...

Memorial  Day 2017 in NYC

Memorial Day 2017 in NYC

Thursday May 25, 2017

As we sit back and enjoy this long weekend, let us take the time to reflect on those who have fallen to defend this great nation. Continue reading...

Global Day of Discovery - New York

Global Day of Discovery - New York

Tuesday May 16, 2017

Experience a crash-course of New York for those visiting the city. The global lifestyle company is hosting special events at all of its locations on May 17 to inspire guests to go out and explore the best of what each city has to offer, and the Renaissance Hotel is here to help. Continue reading...

Car Free Day for Earth Day

Car Free Day for Earth Day

Friday April 21, 2017

Celebrate Earth day with the 2nd Annual Car Free NYC: Saturday, April 22 from 10 am to 4 pm Continue reading...

Smorgasburg This Weekend

Smorgasburg This Weekend

Wednesday April 19, 2017

Checkout Smorgasburg this weekend with over 100 food vendors. This Brooklyn Flea Market draws over 10,000 visitors per day. Make sure you come hungry because there are plenty of food stalls to check out. Continue reading...

Hot Sauce Expo NYC

Hot Sauce Expo NYC

Friday April 7, 2017

Check out the Hot Sauce Expo this weekend at the Brooklyn Expo Center. Experience all things spicy as you sample different vendors from around the world. Continue reading...

Macy's Annual Flower Show

Macy's Annual Flower Show

Wednesday March 29, 2017

Spring is finally here, what better way to celebrate the season with the 43rd annual Flower exhibition at the Macy's Flower Show at Herald Square. Continue reading...

 
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