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Explore New York Through Film

Explore New York Through Film

Tuesday August 30, 2016

Hundreds of movies and TV shows are filmed in New York’s gorgeous neighborhoods every year. Come explore them with your favorite stars. 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...

Downtown Manhattan is Welcoming a New Shopping Mall This Week

Downtown Manhattan is Welcoming a New Shopping Mall This Week

Monday August 15, 2016

Say hello to the new massive retail space about to open its doors at the World Trade Center. This Tuesday, August 16th will be the grand opening of the new shopping mall accompanied by free music performances and family-friendly activities and workshops. Continue reading...

Mark Your Calendar for The New York Coffee Festival

Mark Your Calendar for The New York Coffee Festival

Wednesday August 10, 2016

The biggest coffee festival of the year is coming to New York in September. Enjoy two days of coffee festivities including latte art, a barista competition, music, food, and of course unlimited coffee samples. Learn all about the art and science of coffee making, while sipping away on an artisan cup of coffee, or even a coffee martini. Continue reading...

Free Kayaking Sessions in Brooklyn Bridge Park

Free Kayaking Sessions in Brooklyn Bridge Park

Wednesday August 3, 2016

Have you ever seen the New York City skyline from the edge of the water? Forget the big boats, get out on the water on a kayak and gain a whole new perspective of NYC at Brooklyn Bridge Park this summer. Continue reading...

Try The Impossible Burger in New York City

Try The Impossible Burger in New York City

Monday August 1, 2016

The meatless burger has arrived in NYC. David Chang, founder of Momofuku Nishi restaurant added a meatless burger to its menu last week. People who have tried it, say its the closest thing to the real deal. Thanks to $80 million research project, scientist have been able to create a burger made strictly out of plants. 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 Yellow Taxi Ride Sharing Services Launching Soon

NYC Yellow Taxi Ride Sharing Services Launching Soon

Tuesday July 26, 2016

Soon you will be able to share taxi rides and split fares in New York City. Two new apps are adding new services this year that will give you the option to share rides in yellow cabs with people near your location. Continue reading...

5 Awesome Things To Do This Weekend

5 Awesome Things To Do This Weekend

Friday July 22, 2016

Happy Friday! The weekend is almost here and if you don't have any plans yet, or want to discover something new, keep reading about five awesome things to do this weekend. Continue reading...

A Free Virtual Reality Concert in Prospect Park

A Free Virtual Reality Concert in Prospect Park

Thursday July 21, 2016

For the first time, a free virtual reality concert is coming to Brooklyn in August! Get ready to be transcended into the night sky in the middle of Prospect Park. The Hubble Cantata film and live music unite for a once in a lifetime show. Attendees will be handed out cardboard VR headsets which they can connect to their phones to get spectacular views of Hubble Telescope images. 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...

Get a Free Scoop of Ice Cream at Haagen Dazs in Brooklyn this Saturday

Get a Free Scoop of Ice Cream at Haagen Dazs in Brooklyn this Saturday

Friday July 15, 2016

Häagen-Dazs is celebrating 40 years of ice cream this Saturday, July 16th in Brooklyn Heights. Stop by their flagship location at 120 Montague Street for a free scoop of ice cream! Continue reading...

New Upscale Cinema Is Opening Soon in Midtown West

New Upscale Cinema Is Opening Soon in Midtown West

Thursday July 14, 2016

A new luxury movie theater is coming to Midtown West in the spring of 2017. Designed by Landmark Theatres, this modern 30,000-square-foot cinema will serve as a cultural and entertainment center and could be a game-changer for the Manhattan neighborhood. Continue reading...

Manhattanhenge Is Tonight! Get Your Camera Ready for The Most Beautiful Sunset in NYC

Manhattanhenge Is Tonight! Get Your Camera Ready for The Most Beautiful Sunset in NYC

Tuesday July 12, 2016

Spectators and Instagrammers will gather around tonight to catch the picture-perfect photo of golden rays setting beneath the city skyline. Stop by 42nd Street and 2nd Avenue after work to view the spectacular sunset and snap some beautiful photos. Continue reading...

Explore The High Line Park This Summer

Explore The High Line Park This Summer

Friday July 8, 2016

Experience stunning views of the Hudson from an elevated park rising thirty feet above street level. What once was a busy train line used to bring in food into the city, is now a public park on Manhattan's west side running from Gansevoort Street all the way to West 30th Street with multiple access points along the way. Continue reading...

Best Ice Cream Places in New York City

Best Ice Cream Places in New York City

Wednesday July 6, 2016

Having a sweet tooth for a frozen treat to cool off in the summer heat? Read on to learn where to find the most delicious ice cream parlors in NYC. We've created a list of ice cream places that will make your taste buds dance. Continue reading...

Governor's Island Park is Opening in July

Governor's Island Park is Opening in July

Tuesday July 5, 2016

Governor's Island is almost ready to welcome New Yorkers and visitors to the newly renovated and re-imagined park. Thanks to The Trust of Governor's Island, city dwellers will be able to enjoy The Hills - five new landscaped spaces with breathtaking never-before-seen views of the New York City skyline and a 360-degree panoramic view of the Harbor. Continue reading...

Best Last-minute Fourth of July Activities

Best Last-minute Fourth of July Activities

Friday July 1, 2016

Staying in the city for Fourth of July holiday weekend? We've put together a list of awesome things to do in NYC that we're sure will make this Independence day one to remember. Continue reading...

Walking Tour of  Beautiful Brownstones in New York

Walking Tour of Beautiful Brownstones in New York

Thursday June 30, 2016

There is nothing more New York than a tree lined block of turn-of-the-century brownstones. Rediscover New York with a free walking tour of Brooklyn Heights, Fort Green, Park Slope and the Upper West Side. Continue reading...

 
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