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Tickets on Sale for Auschwitz at Museum of Jewish Heritage NYC

(February 20, 2019) - Opening May 8, The Museum of Jewish Heritage—A Living Memorial to the Holocaust will debut the traveling exhibition "Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away." (read the story...)

Ripley's + 1 Ticket Offers Discounts to Major NYC Attractions

(February 19, 2019) - Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is a museum of wondrous and strange exhibits in Times Square. Right now, with the Ripley’s + 1 promotion, buy a Ripley’s ticket and get a major discount off admission to a top New York attraction. (read the story...)

The 10 Best Milkshakes in New York City

(February 19, 2019) - A milkshake can turn any day into an extraordinary day, especially if it comes from one of these 10 NYC restaurants. (read the story...)

The Value of Good Design at MoMA

(February 15, 2019) - MoMA is home to one of the greatest design collections in the world—and as a new exhibition shows, the museum has long had an impact on how the world thinks about design. Museum goers can get a new look at MoMA’s design history and global reach at The Value of Good Design, a showcase of midcentury design and the museum’s role in bringing it to the public. (read the story...)

Explore The First Jewish Community in North America with NYC's JanetK Tours

(February 15, 2019) - Tours of New York can do more than provide an overview of the city: they can open up hidden worlds among the many layers of the city. JanetK Tours, from a licensed gold star New York City Sightseeing Guide, is one such ambassador, revealing the secrets of the first Jewish community in North America. (read the story...)

Savings and Discounts: Visiting New York City Museums on a Budget

(February 14, 2019) - There’s no reason to skimp on culture when you’re in New York. If you want to see some of the world’s great art works and learn fascinating stories from history, take advantage of the many free and cheap museum events throughout the city. (read the story...)

Raise a Glass for 8 Great Wine Classes in NYC

(February 13, 2019) - If you’re like us, any interaction with a wine list is like walking the West Village without a map: completely disorienting unless we’re near a familiar landmark. If you’d like to up your game on Chablis, Chardonnay, and Chianti, check out New York’s best wine classes. (read the story...)

13 NYC Theme Bars That Really Commit

(February 08, 2019) - Sometimes we want a little atmosphere with our drinks. Luckily, New York drinking establishments deal in great atmosphere, with themes ranging from tiki to honky tonk to arcades. Here are 13 theme bars in New York, serving alcohol and food with a side of theatrics. (read the story...)

Where to Break for Food and Drink During NYC Fashion Week

(February 08, 2019) - From February 8 through 16th, it’s Fashion Week in New York City. Editors, buyers, and other fashionistas will be jetting around New York catching runway show after runway show. Between appointments, the stylish NYC restaurants below are ideal spots to dine and unwind with a cocktail. Even if you’re not attending Fashion Week, be sure to visit these glam spots to catch all the fashion buzz. (read the story...)

Brand New Museum of the Dog Opens in NYC

(February 08, 2019) - After 32 years away, the AKC Museum of the Dog has returned to New York City. Celebrate canines at this exciting new attraction, located in the headquarters of the American Kennel Club near Grand Central. The museum opens the same weekend as the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, the popular yearly event at Madison Square Garden.. (read the story...)

Indomitable Spirit—Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving Opens

(February 07, 2019) - One of the most iconic female artists of our time, Frida Kahlo, is the focus of an extensive new exhibition at Brooklyn Museum. Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving (the exhibit title taken from one of her own drawings) features 300+ items, including 11 paintings, in addition to sketches and many never before seen photos. The timed-ticket exhibit runs Feb. 8-May 12. (read the story...)

Military Savings in NYC

(February 06, 2019) - Being a part of the military has its perks, and these six military and veterans discounts in NYC are just some of them. From free admission to the top of the Western Hemisphere’s tallest building to a discounted full churrasco dining experience at a Brazilian steakhouse, if you’re part of the active or retired military community, you’ll want to take advantage of these amazing citywide savings. Besides, if anyone deserves it, it’s got to be you. (read the story...)

Cat People: NYC Hosts Third Annual Cat Conference 'Jackson Galaxy’s Cat Camp' This June

(February 05, 2019) - Cat owners and wannabe cat owners, it’s time to mark your calendars. For the weekend of June 1st  and June 2nd, 2019 you’ll want to be in New York City for the third annual get-together of the first feline-focused conference this city has ever seen. Cat Camp is going to be the must-attend event for every cat person in the NYC area, filled with vendors, shopping experiences, inspirational talks, and an adoption area. (read the story...)

How to Spend a Weekend in Brooklyn NYC

(February 01, 2019) - Brooklyn is one of the most talked-about places in America. A borough of New York City, this cultural mecca has undergone rapid and radical changes that have transformed certain areas from quiet residential communities to popular tourist destinations. Read on for a weekend-long itinerary in Brooklyn. We’re using Williamsburg as a launching point, as that’s where the most hotels are located. (read the story...)

8 Taco Places to Try Right Now in NYC

(February 01, 2019) - When thinking about the best Mexican food that New York City has to offer, tacos are a  staple. They're filling, relatively inexpensive, can be vegan friendly, and NYC has some of the finest selections on the East Coast. Check out these eight NYC taco spots that will knock the socks off of any die-hard taco fan.  (read the story...)

Funny, Fearless, Fabulous: It’s Showtime for Celebs on Broadway

(January 30, 2019) - Don’t count on finding them weaving through Times Square or chowing down on 99-cent storefront pizza slices, but if seeing celebrities in their natural habitat is on your NYC bucket list, you probably won’t be disappointed just walking (or dining) in the Theater District. (read the story...)

14 Must-Try Hot Chocolates in New York City

(January 30, 2019) - Winter is hot chocolate's time to shine and New York is full of creative ways to get your cocoa on. From artisanal marshmallows to cocktail versions, check out our picks for 14 can't miss hot chocolate spots in New York City. January 31st is National Hot Chocolate Day! (read the story...)

'Implicit Tensions: Robert Mapplethorpe Now' Opens at the Guggenheim

(January 30, 2019) - Few people will doubt the ability of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe to shock an audience. More may be surprised by his ability to elicit a kind of hushed awe. Mapplethorpe, who died 30 years ago of complications from AIDS, is the subject of Implicit Tensions: Mapplethorpe Now, a two-part retrospective at The Guggenheim. Mapplethorpe, who died 30 years ago of complications from AIDS, is the subject of Implicit Tensions: Mapplethorpe Now, a two-part retrospective at the Guggenheim. (read the story...)

Celebrate Women's History Month 2019 in NYC

(January 25, 2019) - March is Women’s History Month, celebrated nationwide since 1987, which gives us a perfect excuse to highlight some of New York’s most innovative ladies. Below, find food, art, design, film, and comedy made by and about women. Some events occur exclusively in March, while other offerings—recurring comedy shows, restaurants, the Badass Bitches tour of the Met—can be enjoyed all year long. (read the story...)

Reviewer's Beat: The Ferryman

(January 25, 2019) - Raucous shenanigans aside (and there are plenty), lurking behind every plot twist and poetic monologue are fresh and fermented Irish Republican issues in Jez Butterworth‘s Olivier Award-winning The Ferryman. (read the story...)

J.R.R. Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth Opens at Morgan Library

(January 25, 2019) - The Morgan Library & Museum in NYC presents 100+ original works by one of the world's most beloved authors, JRR Tolkien, in the exhibition Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth, open January 25-May 12, 2019. The exhibit is in collaboration with the Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford. It's the first time this exhibit is being shown in the United States. (read the story...)

BroadwayCon 2019—It's A Wrap!

(January 23, 2019) - It was with great excitement that I looked forward to my fourth BroadwayCon, organized by Anthony Rapp and Melissa Anelli, in New York City. For the 2019 version of this mammoth undertaking, BroadwayCon returned to their original home, the Midtown Hilton, where in 2016 a massive blizzard had nearly shut down the prepubescent conference. (read the story...)

What Are the Best Bike Tours in NYC?

(January 22, 2019) - When biking through New York City with a tour guide, you’re getting one of the best sightseeing experiences the city can provide. (read the story...)

Oh Pretty Woman: Andy Karl Gives New Life to a Classic Role

(January 22, 2019) - Andy Karl is back on the Great White Way, this time channeling Edward Lewis, a character made famous on celluloid by Richard Gere nearly 30 years ago in Pretty Woman. (read the story...)

6 Great Spots for Brunch with a Show in NYC

(January 22, 2019) - There’s no wrong way to do brunch in a city full of great restaurants. But you can take your mimosa up a notch with a theatrical flair—luckily, New York has plenty of that too. Find six NYC brunches below with performative elements like theater, drag performance, film, and live music. (read the story...)


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