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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...

PUERTO RICO MEETS NYC FESTIVAL

PUERTO RICO MEETS NYC FESTIVAL

Friday October 2, 2015

Puerto Rico Meets NYC (PR Meets NYC) will take place in New York from Wednesday, September 30 – Sunday, October 4 and encompass a series of multi-day, multi-format events that celebrate the bounty and beauty of this Caribbean island’s culinary legacy. Continue reading...

Watch The Martian at Draft House Films Movie Theatre

Watch The Martian at Draft House Films Movie Theatre

Friday October 2, 2015

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. Continue reading...

Legendary Jazz Group Trio Performs at Blue Note Jazz Club

Legendary Jazz Group Trio Performs at Blue Note Jazz Club

Thursday October 1, 2015

TRIO 3 is a band where Music is the Leader. This unconventional collaboration of internationally- recognized jazz masters will perform at Blue Note Jazz Club in New York this Thursday, September 29th, 2015. Continue reading...

Get Dirty In a Mud Bath at the Palms

Get Dirty In a Mud Bath at the Palms

Tuesday September 29, 2015

Are you looking to have fun and get dirty at the same time? If so, this event is for you. The much-anticipated Nothing Mud and Seltzer House at the Rockaway’s new seasonal art and fashion venue opened August 21. Continue reading...

Check out the new Brooklyn Barge Bar

Check out the new Brooklyn Barge Bar

Tuesday September 29, 2015

New York’s next riverfront drinking destination hasn’t even opened yet! The soon-to-be floating bar in Greenpoint will offer stellar skyline views, a full menu and specialty cocktails (the Greenpoint Mule subs in tequila for the Moscow’s vodka). Continue reading...

New York Film Festival Starts Next Week

New York Film Festival Starts Next Week

Tuesday September 29, 2015

Directors Michael Moore, Todd Haynes and Jia Zhangke will be on hand to discuss their latest films—all of which are screening at the New York Film Festival—as part of the Director’s Dialogues series. Sponsored by HBO, these three interviews and discussions—with questions from the audience—are scheduled for September 29 (Zhangke), October 4 (Moore) and October 10 (Haynes). The events are free and open to the public. Continue reading...

5 Fall Restaurants To Visit in the UWS

5 Fall Restaurants To Visit in the UWS

Tuesday September 29, 2015

Most New Yorkers will tell you that their favorite thing about the city is the change in seasons. The shift from summer to fall is the most beautiful of all. Here’s 5 places you can sit outside and enjoy some good eats – this fall you just might have your cake and eat it too! 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...

ENVY: One Sin, Seven Stories

ENVY: One Sin, Seven Stories

Friday September 25, 2015

Envy, the most corrosive of the seven deadly sins, makes it first appearance at the Hudson River Museum from June 6 to September 26, 2015. Envy is interpreted by multimedia artist Adrien Broom in photographs and life-sized scenes from fairy tales, the stories of passion, evil and redemption that have thrilled us for centuries. Continue reading...

I Love the 90's Dance Party This Weekend

I Love the 90's Dance Party This Weekend

Friday September 25, 2015

If your first crush was the Pink Power Ranger or you're looking for an excuse to throw on your jellies, the I Love the 90's Show at Le Poisson Rouge is where it's at - DUH! So whether you're an New York City OG or just cruisin' through, come bump and grind with the freshest kids in the city! Continue reading...

Chef One Dumpling Eating Contest

Chef One Dumpling Eating Contest

Friday September 25, 2015

From pierogis to pot stickers and everything in between, the 2015 Chef One New York City Dumpling Festival is just the event for all the dumpling lovers out there. This year will include the highly-anticipated 12th Annual Chef One Dumpling Eating Contest, one of the most exciting eating competitions in New York City! Continue reading...

The Gin Game: New Game Show in NYC

The Gin Game: New Game Show in NYC

Friday September 18, 2015

Hollywood and stage legends Cicely Tyson and James Earl Jones are the stars of this powerful Broadway show, written by D.L. Coburn and directed by Leonard Foglia. Two elderly residents at a nursing home became acquaintances and begin playing cards together. As each one's competitive nature kicks in, their gin games and conversations become personal battlegrounds. Continue reading...

92Y Annual Block Party This Weekend

92Y Annual Block Party This Weekend

Friday September 18, 2015

Mount Sinai Health System is hosting Wellness Way, a city block offering community health services Come join the fun at our annual Street Festival where you can enter to win raffle prizes from 92Y and our Festival partners. 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...

2015-2016 Jazz at the Lincoln Center Season

2015-2016 Jazz at the Lincoln Center Season

Friday September 18, 2015

Starting in the Fall, Jazz at Lincoln Center takes a season-long journey through the music of the stage and the silver screen with the theme “Jazz and American Song.” The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra series takes place on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 8 pm in the Rose Theater. Continue reading...

Free Kayaking at Pier 26

Free Kayaking at Pier 26

Wednesday September 16, 2015

All season long pier 26 offers free kayaking on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 9:00 am until 4:30pm. In September and October, the free kayaking program is extended to include weekday evenings from 5:00 pm-6:30 pm. Continue reading...

NY ART BOOK FAIR STARTS ON SEPT. 17TH

NY ART BOOK FAIR STARTS ON SEPT. 17TH

Wednesday September 16, 2015

Printed Matter presents the 10th annual NY Art Book Fair, from September 18 to 20, 2015, at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens. A preview will be held on the evening of Thursday, September 17. Free and open to the public, the NY Art Book Fair is the world’s premier event for artists’ books, catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines. Continue reading...

Brooklyn Academy of Music Festival Starts Sept. 16th

Brooklyn Academy of Music Festival Starts Sept. 16th

Wednesday September 16, 2015

BAM is America’s oldest performing arts center and a leading presenter of the avant-garde. Since opening in 1861, it has presented the finest in performing arts. The famous arts festival starts next Wednesday on September 16th. Continue reading...

LIC Free Concert Family day on Sunday

LIC Free Concert Family day on Sunday

Friday September 4, 2015

The LIC Concerts series wraps up its summer season with this Family Day on the Queens waterfront. From 3 pm to 5pm there will be kid-friendly activities like musical performances, face painting, balloon animals and music lessons. Then, at 5pm, soprano Stephanie Izzo will perform followed by an outdoor yoga class set to classical music at 5:30pm. Continue reading...

 
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