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Open Mic Jazz Night in the UWS

Open Mic Jazz Night in the UWS

Tuesday November 24, 2015

Do you like to sing at your office desk or in your car? If so, you definitely need to join us Open Mic Jazz Night at Cleopatra’s Needle in the UWS. Continue reading...

TimeOut New York: Thanksgiving Comedy Showcase

TimeOut New York: Thanksgiving Comedy Showcase

Tuesday November 24, 2015

Time Out New York’s monthly show brings together some of the biggest names on the NYC comedy scene. Past guests have included Jim Norton, Keith Robinson, Judah Friedlander and Sasheer Zamata. Continue reading...

Pre-Turkey Day Ritual for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Pre-Turkey Day Ritual for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Tuesday November 24, 2015

This pre–Turkey Day ritual, held near the American Museum of Natural History, has become almost as crowded as the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, but we prefer it to the main event. Why? We prefer to weave through the crowds, walking past the inflation stations to see Kermit the Frog, Julius the Paul Frank monkey, Sonic the Hedgehog, Buzz Lightyear et al. at our own pace. Continue reading...

Volunteer This Thanksgiving with the Organization Feeding New York

Volunteer This Thanksgiving with the Organization Feeding New York

Tuesday November 24, 2015

Join Feeding NYC two days before Turkey Day to help prepare, package and deliver holiday feasts to more than 35,000 New York City families in need. With packaging shifts available or even the option to just donate, there are plenty of ways you can help this Thanksgiving. Continue reading...

89th Annual Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade

89th Annual Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade

Friday November 20, 2015

Every year, millions of people tune into NBC and thousands line the streets of Manhattan for a heart-warming, New York City tradition – the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year marks the 89th time people will come together to witness gigantic balloons soar through the cityscape and out-of-this-world parade floats take over the streets. If you live on the Upper West Side, or are looking for the best place to experience the excitement, you’re in luck! We’ve got you covered with everything you need to know for this year’s parade. Continue reading...

Free Tickets to the Midtown Concert Series

Free Tickets to the Midtown Concert Series

Friday November 20, 2015

Take a musical break from your lunchtime routine with this series of free Thursday afternoon classical concerts. Catch talented musicians in the beautiful chapel at St. Barts on Park Avenue in Midtown and get back to work on time—all shows start promptly at 1:15pm and last 40 minutes. Continue reading...

STAR WARS™ AND THE POWER OF COSTUME THE EXHIBITION IS NOW OPEN!

STAR WARS™ AND THE POWER OF COSTUME THE EXHIBITION IS NOW OPEN!

Thursday November 19, 2015

Featuring 70 hand-crafted costumes from the first six blockbuster Star Wars films, this exhibition reveals the artists’ creative process—and uncovers the connection between character and costume. George Lucas imagined and created a fantastical world filled with dynamic characters who told the timeless story of the hero’s journey. 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 Weeknd Returns to Madison Square Garden This Wed.

The Weeknd Returns to Madison Square Garden This Wed.

Wednesday November 18, 2015

Grammy Award-nominated, multi-platinum selling artist The Weeknd is bringing The Madness Fall Tour to Barclays Center on November 18 & 19. The tour will support the genre-spanning artist's album, Beauty behind the Madness. Continue reading...

Five Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Queens, NY

Five Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Queens, NY

Wednesday November 18, 2015

Looking for a place to eat this weekend? Here are some favorites form Eater editors — including a few cheap establishments, some nicer restaurants, and a hidden gem or two. Continue reading...

The Hip Hop Nutcracker Play Starts Friday, Nov. 20th

The Hip Hop Nutcracker Play Starts Friday, Nov. 20th

Wednesday November 18, 2015

The second-annual Hip Hop Nutcracker once again pairs Tchaikovsky’s compositional masterpiece with hip-hop dance courtesy of choreographer Jennifer Weber, a DJ and an electric violinist. The result is a cool and contemporary twist on a holiday classic for all audiences to enjoy. Continue reading...

Discover the Green Flea Market in the UWS

Discover the Green Flea Market in the UWS

Tuesday November 10, 2015

Discover GreenFlea Market, the oldest and largest market in New York City! Find antiques, vintage, collectibles, crafts, designer clothing, food and more every Sunday. Continue reading...

Veterans Day Parade on Wed, Nov. 11th

Veterans Day Parade on Wed, Nov. 11th

Tuesday November 10, 2015

Salute the throngs of brave servicemen and women, and watch marching bands step in time up Fifth Avenue. The parade will be preceded by an opening ceremony and wreath-laying at the Eternal Light Monument Continue reading...

New York Comedy Festival Starts Nov. 10th

New York Comedy Festival Starts Nov. 10th

Monday November 9, 2015

Now in its 12th year, the New York Comedy Festival brings dozens of internationally acclaimed stand-up and sketch comedians—including Trevor Noah, Margaret Cho, Sarah Silverman and Kumail Nanjiani—to stages throughout the City. Continue reading...

Dancers Among Us Exhibit at the Hudson River Museum

Dancers Among Us Exhibit at the Hudson River Museum

Monday November 9, 2015

Dancers leap and move in everyday settings to show us moments that we all live in joy, love, silence, grief, curiosity. Jordan Matter’s stunning photographs appear at Hudson River Museum Fall 2015 in the exhibition Dancers Among Us. Continue reading...

TCS New York City Marathon Starts on Sunday, Nov 1st

TCS New York City Marathon Starts on Sunday, Nov 1st

Thursday October 29, 2015

The New York City Marathon has grown from a Central Park race with 55 finsihers to the world’s biggest and most popular marathon, with 50, 530 finishers in 2014. This year’s race will surely be the biggest race in NYC history! Continue reading...

Halloween Party at Brookfield Place

Halloween Party at Brookfield Place

Thursday October 29, 2015

Celebrate All Hallows’ Eve in style as our family-friendly Halloween Party returns to Brookfield Place! Continue reading...

Moma PS 1 Sunday Sessions: Halloween Ball

Moma PS 1 Sunday Sessions: Halloween Ball

Thursday October 29, 2015

If you’re looking for postmodern Halloween mayhem, check out the fourth annual MoMA PS1 Halloween Ball. Part of the museum's Sunday sessions program, the event will feature DJs, artsy go-go dancers and, if past parties are any indication, some very creative costumes. Continue reading...

Halloween Celebration at the American Museum of Natural History

Halloween Celebration at the American Museum of Natural History

Wednesday October 28, 2015

Join us for loads for Halloween fun throughout the Museum! The museum’s halls remain open until 7 pm for trick-or-treating, crafts, live performances and cartoon encounters. Characters such as Curious George and Clifford the Big Red Dog will be on hand, along with performers from the Big Apple Circus. Continue reading...

Halloween Kidz Karnival Event at Pier 26 This Saturday

Halloween Kidz Karnival Event at Pier 26 This Saturday

Wednesday October 28, 2015

The fun returns to Tribeca at Hudson River Park’s Pier 26! Join us as we transform Pier 26 into “Halloween Central” with fun-filled attractions for the family. Continue reading...

 
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