Brooklyn Historical Society Dumbo Opening

New Museum – Brooklyn Historical Society Dumbo Opening

The Brooklyn Historical Society is opening a museum inside the new Empire Stores waterfront mall in Dumbo on May 19th , 2017. To launch the event, their first exhibition titled, Shifting Perspectives: Photographs of Brooklyn’s Waterfront, will be followed at year’s end by a long-term show simply called “Waterfront” that explores the history of the area’s workers, […]

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Summerstage Central Park 2017

Summerstage is a yearly tradition that marks the start Summer in New York with mostly free, outdoor concerts in many of NYC’s public parks. The biggest and the best are held at Central Park of course. Here is the full roster. Some of our favorite h June 3rd, 7 p.m. // Mavis Staples and Toshi […]

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Sakura Matsuri 2017 NYC

Sakura Matsuri – Annual Cherry Blossom Festival at BBG – NYC

The annual cherry blossom festival at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden known as Sakura Matsuri, starts Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30, 2017 | 10 a.m.–6 p.m. The festival offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture. The festival also marks the end of “hanami”, the Japanese cultural tradition of […]

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museum mile nyc 2017

Museum Mile NYC 2017

The annual Museum Mile Festival returns for free admission to some of the world’s finest art collections during extended evening hours on June 13, from 6pm to 9pm. This 23-block festival stretches down Fifth Avenue and the participating institutions include—El Museo del Barrio, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Cooper Hewitt, […]

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Brooklyn Flea Market

If you love a good flea market, then you must visit the biggest one in NYC, the Brooklyn Flea Market in either Dumbo or Williamsburg. It pretty much has everything imaginable, from vintage clothing to furniture. Vinyl addicts have been known to score some goodies there as well.  You can take a load off the […]

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nyc auto show 2017

New York International Auto Show 2017 Dates – Tickets info

The yearly event for car enthusiasts returns to the Javits Center in New York City on April 14-23. The New York International Auto Show is a favorite and a family tradition for many, since 1900! From your family cars to the most innovative automotive technology to the hottest exotics and more! Get your tickets here. […]

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cherry blossom festival dc 2017

Cherry Blossom Festival Washington DC 2017

The yearly National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington DC 2017 returns and usually very welcomed after harsh winters. The festival starts March 15th through April 16th, 2017. The celebration of Spring and the cherry blossom trees signify the enduring friendship between the people of the United States and Japan. There are daily events featuring diverse and creative […]

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nyc pride 2017

NYC Pride Week 2017 Dates

Another festive week returns of NYC Pride week events for 2017, including performances by the amazing Patti Labelle and Deborah Cox. The festivities start June 16th, 2017 and Pridefest is on June 25th. Other events include: Out Cinema,Family Movie Night, The Rally, Pride Island, VIP Rooftop, Teaze, The March, Pride Fest and so much more! […]

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st patrick's day parade 2017 nyc

St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2017 NYC – Parade Route

It doesn’t matter if you’re Irish or not—on St. Patrick’s Day, everyone is a little bit Irish, all you need is the right brew in hand a festive attitude. So break out the green and go see the marching bands and assorted revelers from near and far, for this yearly tradition since 1762, as they march […]

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NYC Off Broadway Week 2017

NYC Off Broadway Week 2017 – Feb 27- March 12 AN alternative to Broadway shows are off Broadway shows. They’re just as good and they’re located at great theaters not on Broadway 🙂 Get 2-for-1 tickets with code OBWW2017. Certain terms and conditions may apply. Tickets are in limited quantities and are subject to availability. […]

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