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Celebrate the 92nd Feast of San Gennaro in Little Italy

(August 30, 2018) - More than a million people every year make their way to the historic streets of Little Italy to experience the Feast of San Gennaro, NYC’s largest and longest-running Italian festival. Now celebrating its 92nd anniversary, religious processions, parades, live music, and authentic Italian eats highlight the festivities. (read the story...)

6 Smashing Avocado Toasts in NYC

(August 30, 2018) - Granted, avocado toast had its moment a few years ago. But let’s be honest: we’re all still eating (and Instagramming) it. An import from Australia, this creamy, crunchy concoction satisfies vegans and omnivores alike. Below are some of the most exemplary avocado toasts in New York, some tricked out with veggies, sauces, and salmon, and others simple and satisfying. (read the story...)

Things to Do in NYC This Labor Day Weekend

(August 29, 2018) - Looking for what to do in New York this weekend? We've got the latest on all the goings-on in NYC, from concerts to museum exhibitions to comedy to the best in city sightseeing. Read on for our picks for the best of this week in New York City. (read the story...)

Prost! Celebrating Oktoberfest 2018 NYC

(August 29, 2018) - For Oktoberfest 2018 in NYC, grab your favorite sweater, a friend or two, and toast Prost! at the Oktoberfest celebrations going on all around the city. From beer gardens to boat rides, we've got some great ideas for celebrating. (read the story...)

Sweet Treats to Try Before the End of Summer in NYC

(August 27, 2018) - From candy creations to rich ice cream, New York has a slew of sweet treats for finishing your summer on a decadent note. Check out our picks for some must-try end of summer desserts that will help you beat the heat. (read the story...)

The 10 Best Juice Bars in NYC

(August 24, 2018) - Juice is always a good idea. It’s light, it’s cold, and (for the most part) it’s healthy. Take a juice break on a hot New York afternoon or cleanse away your summer indiscretions with a solids fast at these juice places all over NYC. (read the story...)

The Empire State Building Opens New State-of-the-Art Observatory Entrance

(August 22, 2018) - NYC's most iconic skyscraper, the Empire State Building welcomes some four million visitors to its Observatory every year. This week, the building opened a stunning new Observatory Entrance on 20 W. 34th St., an addition that will make the visitor's experience more "memorable, shareable, and pleasant," according to Anthony E. Malkin, CEO and Chaiman of the Empire State Realty Trust. (read the story...)

New York Secrets: Rock and Roll Explorer Guide

(August 22, 2018) - New York's rock roots run deep—probably even more than you know. Pop open the cover of Rock and Roll Explorer Guide to New York City and you'll enter a series of scenes, times, and places that left a mark on culture around the world. (read the story...)

Get a Free Pair of Tickets for Museum Day, September 22

(August 21, 2018) - There are 16 NYC museums participating in this year's Museum Day on September 22. The national event is sponsored by The SmithsonianMagazine. Go online to sign up a free pair of tickets to institutions that include New York City favorites like the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, the Museum of Arts and Design, and Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. (read the story...)

Learn the Stories Behind the Playhouses of New York's Theater District

(August 17, 2018) - Beyond Broadway plays and their endless lore, there's a rich history to New York City's theatres. Read on to learn more about the back story behind the legendary Theater District of midtown Manhattan. (read the story...)

5 New York Meaderies That Should Be on Your Radar

(August 16, 2018) - A little-known drink that is rising in popularity in New York City is mead. Mead is an alcoholic beverage that is similar to wine, but instead of grapes, it's made with a honey base. At NY Mead Day, we learned about five New York-based meaderies that should be on your radar. Keep reading to check out these must-try meaderies. (read the story...)

Candytopia: An Instagrammable Candy Wonderland Now Open in NYC

(August 16, 2018) - What happens when a dreamland and candy come together to create an attraction in New York City? Candytopia is born! (read the story...)

The 1st Annual Trump Family Special: Gina Gershon Takes on Melania

(August 15, 2018) - Triumphant from her Melania Trump appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Gina Gershon will soon be channeling her dead-on FLOTUS in a new musical lampoon-a-thon, The 1st Annual Trump Family Special, at Off-Broadway’s Triad Theatre. (read the story...)

Restaurants with Play Areas for Kids in NYC

(August 15, 2018) - If you’re in the city with energetic children, you might be looking for a place where they can play and you can enjoy a glass of wine and a plate of pasta. Below are six restaurants in New York with child-friendly play areas and activities like coloring to keep them occupied at the table. These restaurants provide kids menus too, such as mac ‘n cheese, mini barbecue sandwiches, and chicken tenders. Everyone wins! (read the story...)

Wingardium Leviosa! Harry Potter: A History of Magic Coming to the New-York Historical Society

(August 14, 2018) - The highly anticipated exhibit “Harry Potter: A History of Magic,” is coming to the New-York Historical Society October 5. The show comes straight from the British Library in London, where, not surprisingly, it was its most successful exhibition. (read the story...)

Virtual Space Flight, Hotel Transylvania, & Zombie Attacks at VR World NYC

(August 14, 2018) - To the list of New York experiences you can't get anywhere else add the largest and most innovative virtual reality center in the country: VR World. (read the story...)

Where to Get the Best Waffles in NYC

(August 13, 2018) - On August 24, 1869, the first United States patent for a waffle iron was issued to Cornelius Swarthout of Troy, New York. In honor of this, National Waffle Day is observed each year on August 24th. Lots of eateries in Manhattan and Brooklyn are serving up creative waffle dishes- Harold's Meat & Three, Miss Ada, Noted Tribeca, Opry City Stage, and Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill. (read the story...)

Caissie Levy Sparkles as Frozen’s Elsa

(August 13, 2018) - When you step into Broadway’s St. James Theatre for Frozen, Disney’s latest stage adaptation of an animated feature, don’t think for a moment its appeal is limited to kids. (read the story...)

Your Perfect Day in Central Park

(August 09, 2018) - Here is an outline of a perfect day in Central Park for an active, outdoorsy group, from breakfast time to sunset. (read the story...)

New York Spirit: The Best Distillery Tours in the City

(August 09, 2018) - Check out some craft distilleries making excellent spirits in facilities throughout Brooklyn and one location in the Bronx, in addition to a new vodka distillery in Manhattan. (read the story...)

The Best Places to Find Rum in NYC

(August 09, 2018) - National Rum Day, held August 16th, is a great excuse to check out the rum and rum cocktails available in New York bars. It doesn’t matter if you prefer the exotic flavor of a Blue Hawaiian or the local flavor of a Long Island Iced Tea; there are many hip locales to get your rum sip on. Read on for our picks for the best places to celebrate National Rum Day in New York. (read the story...)

A Curated Shopping Experience Since 1929: S. Feldman Housewares

(August 09, 2018) - S. Feldman Housewares has been a part of the fabric of the Upper East Side since 1929, as the plaque on the door attests. (read the story...)

Experience the Historic Brooklyn Waterfront at Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

(August 08, 2018) - The Brooklyn Historical Society has established a second location in DUMBO to orient visitors to the area’s rich history. (read the story...)

PMac’s Hospitality Group: 6 Bars & Restaurants You Need to Know in Midtown Manhattan

(August 08, 2018) - The bars and restaurants of PMac’s Hospitality Group have injected fresh life into Midtown West. Michael and Patrick McNamee, brothers from Dublin, are the main force behind the group. The McNamees design restaurants from the ground up and their creations in New York are full of style and atmosphere. (read the story...)

How to Walk Like a New Yorker: City Sidewalk Etiquette

(August 08, 2018) - To get where you're going in New York City (and maybe to pass for a local, if you'd like), it's good to know the rules of the road. New York sidewalk etiquette is easy to master if you take a minute to study up on how to walk like a New Yorker. (read the story...)


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