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Winter Recess - Kids Week with NYC Park

Winter Recess - Kids Week with NYC Park

Tuesday February 21, 2017

Need activities for the kids to do during winter recess? Check out NYC Parks and Recreation for plenty of events happening this week. Kids will be able to experience hands-on Animal tracking, Bird watching, and Nature exploration all throughout the city. Continue reading...

Get Ready For Super Bowl 51 at The Bronx Brewery

Get Ready For Super Bowl 51 at The Bronx Brewery

Friday February 3, 2017

Need a place to watch the game this super bowl Sunday? Come out to The Bronx Brewery! Continue reading...

Learn to Play Flag Football

Learn to Play Flag Football

Monday October 3, 2016

Kids ages eight to seventeen are welcome to learn to play flag football in a supervised Teen Fitness program. Continue reading...

Free Summer Games For Kids On The Hudson

Free Summer Games For Kids On The Hudson

Wednesday August 24, 2016

School season is just around the corner, but there is still time to enjoy free summer games for children on the Hudson. NYC Parks is calling all children 12 and under to join Summer on the Hudson in West Harlem Piers Park today from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Continue reading...

Join a Pokemon hunt at St. Mary's Park in the Bronx Today

Join a Pokemon hunt at St. Mary's Park in the Bronx Today

Monday August 22, 2016

Summer is not over just yet. It's a beautiful day outside and if you live in the Bronx area, there is still time to join a Pokémon wild hunt organized by NYC Parks and Recreation. Continue reading...

Best Free Events in NYC this Weekend

Best Free Events in NYC this Weekend

Thursday July 28, 2016

Living on a budget in New York City? Don't sweat it, NYC has plenty of free activities and events you can attend without spending a dime. Check out some of the best free things to do this weekend near your neighborhood. Continue reading...

NYC Subway System High-Tech Upgrades are Coming Your Way

NYC Subway System High-Tech Upgrades are Coming Your Way

Tuesday July 19, 2016

Governor Cuomo announced that major high-tech upgrades, including Wi-Fi, redesigned stations with built-in USB ports, and real-time digital updates are planned to be completed in the next five years. The plan calls for 1,000 new subway cars featuring an open plan design to help people get on and off the train faster and solve the problem of overcrowding. Continue reading...

FRIENDS OF MARTIN WONG EXHIBITION TOUR: DAN CAMERON

FRIENDS OF MARTIN WONG EXHIBITION TOUR: DAN CAMERON

Friday January 15, 2016

Dan Cameron, curator of Martin Wong’s first museum survey at the New Museum in 1998, Sweet Oblivion: The Urban Landscape of Martin Wong will lead a tour of the Martin Wong: Human Instamatic exhibition. Continue reading...

Come See the NYC Comic All-Stars This Holiday Weekend

Come See the NYC Comic All-Stars This Holiday Weekend

Wednesday November 25, 2015

The New Comic All-Stars are taking the New York comedy scene by storm! Moving in hard and fast, they are quickly breaking down the old boundaries of stand-up comedy and setting new standards. Continue reading...

Holiday Train Show New York Botanical Garden

Holiday Train Show New York Botanical Garden

Thursday November 19, 2015

NYC’s Favorite Train Show Is Bigger Than Ever! Enchanting model trains zip through a display of 150 landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves, and other natural materials—all under the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory Continue reading...

The Tour De Bronx starts This Weekend

The Tour De Bronx starts This Weekend

Thursday October 22, 2015

Join 6,000 cyclists and hit the road for the Tour de Bronx, the largest free cycling event in New York State. Choose a 25 or 40 mile route through diverse and vibrant Bronx neighborhoods. Continue reading...

Honey Weekend at Wave Hill

Honey Weekend at Wave Hill

Friday October 16, 2015

This weekend-long celebration of honey features family art projects, a bee parade, a honey tasting and more! Among the highlights are: Be a Bee, complete with wings, antennae and a kazoo to hum with; and a candle-making workshop that explores the role of beeswax in art, woodworking and religious ceremonies. Continue reading...

NYC Mayor’s Cup Cross Country City Championships

NYC Mayor’s Cup Cross Country City Championships

Friday October 2, 2015

The NYC Mayor’s Cup Cross Country City Championships will bring together New York City’s best high school cross country teams from the Public Schools Athletic League (PSAL), Catholic High School Athletic Association (CHSAA) and independent schools as they compete for the title of “Best in the City.” Continue reading...

Come See Oliver Samuel’s “Divorce Papers”

Come See Oliver Samuel’s “Divorce Papers”

Friday September 25, 2015

Acclaimed as the Caribbean greatest comedian and actor, Oliver Samuels returns to Lehman Center for the Performing Arts in “Divorce Papers.” Like other Oliver Samuels’ uproarious classics, “Divorce Papers,” written by Basil Dawkins and directed by Douglas Prout, is the definition of a family friendly comedy-drama. Continue reading...

Flow 15 Art Exhibit at Randall's Island

Flow 15 Art Exhibit at Randall's Island

Friday September 18, 2015

FLOW is an annual summer art exhibition that features works by emerging artists along the shoreline of Randall's Island. This year, installations by Nicholas Fraser, Sharon Ma, Rob Swainston, Rica Takashima and David J. Wilson from the Bronx Museum's Artists in the Marketplace (AIM) will be on display. Continue reading...

Electric Zoo Festival Starts This Friday

Electric Zoo Festival Starts This Friday

Wednesday September 2, 2015

Look out New York City dance clubs, the Electric Zoo 2015 Festival is poised to take over Labor Day weekend, bringing hoards of EDM fans to Randall's Island for the event's seventh summer. Continue reading...

YANKEES VS TWINS: 3 Things To Know About This Game

YANKEES VS TWINS: 3 Things To Know About This Game

Tuesday August 18, 2015

A couple of pitchers searching for important victories will head to the mound on Monday, when the Yankees and Twins open a three-game series at Yankee Stadium. Continue reading...

BOOGIE ON THE BOULEVARD THIS SUNDAY

BOOGIE ON THE BOULEVARD THIS SUNDAY

Friday August 14, 2015

Get ready for Boogie on the Boulevard! On Sunday, August 16th, the center lanes of the Grand Concourse from 161st Street to 167th Street will be closed to cars and open to a world of fun with free music, activities, and programs hosted by organizations from the Bronx and beyond, as well as local artists and performers. Continue reading...

A Bronx History Lesson

A Bronx History Lesson

Tuesday August 4, 2015

Ever wondered how the Bronx got its name? In the late 19th century, the area was a hub for the Northeast rodeo circuit, and folks would travel to see cowboy’s rope broncos (known to fans as “broncs”). Continue reading...

Bronx Salsa Fest Starts This Weekend

Bronx Salsa Fest Starts This Weekend

Thursday July 30, 2015

The streets of the Bronx will heat up this weekend for the return of Salsa Fest, a month of performances, dance parties, movie screenings and neighborhood festivals. Continue reading...

 
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