harlem week 2017

Harlem Week – July 30th – August 26th, 2017

Since its beginnings in 1974 as a one-day tribute to Harlem, Harlem Week has evolved over four decades into a monthlong celebration of the community’s rich economic, political and cultural history. This year’s celebration kicks off on July 30 with “A Great Day in Harlem” and some of the events include an auto show, children’s […]

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Outdoor Movies NYC 2017

Here’s a list of some of our favorite outdoor locations showing free movies in 2017! Many with great views! NYC Parks – Free Summer Movies HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival Coney Island Film Festival  Intrepid Museum’s Summer Movie Series Hudson River Flicks Socrates Sculpture Park Cinema Series Coney Island Flicks on the Beach Rooftop […]

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The oldest and largest street festival in Brooklyn, New York known as Atlantic Antic returns on Sunday, September 24, 2017! The 43rd annual Atlantic Antic™ brings together hundreds of thousands of people from everywhere to Atlantic Avenue to celebrate the longstanding tradition of food, art, music, shopping, festivities, and a whole lotta fun! Set on […]

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bronx zoo zip line

Bronx Zoo – Opens Zip line attraction June 16 2017

The Wildlife Conservation Society will be adding 400 feet of zipline across the Bronx River, suspended 50-feet above the water! As long as there aren’t any crocodiles in it! 😀 The Bronx Zoo Treetop Adventure, which is located next to the zoo’s Bronx River entrance, will have a separate fee from regular zoo admission, even […]

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Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks 2017 New York City

The 41st annual Macy’s Fireworks in New York City is a much anticipated yearly event.  There are many places to watch the spectacle including the piers, from hotels, boat tours and more. Keep an eye for more information on following link from Macy’s! These are the best areas to view the fireworks:

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scooper bowl bryant park

Bryant Park – Scooper Bowl® New York

How about an all-you-can-eat ice cream party at Bryant Park!? Check out the first stop on the Scooper Bowl® World Tour: New York! The nation’s largest All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Festival lands in Manhattan’s Bryant Park on June 1-3. Try some of the best ice cream and sorbet from the nation’s leading companies and craft creameries. […]

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buttefly exhibit nyc

Butterfly Exhibit – American Museum of Natural History New York

It’s the last month to see this amazing exhibition! See the beautiful butterflies as they fly around and can even land on top of you! Do not miss this exhibition, open until May 28, 2017. It’s a simply MUST SEE!      

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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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summer stage 2017

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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