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Category: Things to Do in NYC

Things to Do NYC in November

November is when you pause to marvel at the speed of the last ten months. Time flies so quickly in the world’s greatest city. As 2019 enters the home stretch, nothing slows down on the arts, culture, and things to do front. Use our recommendations to keep yourself up to date on everything worth seeing and doing on the island of Manhattan.  November enters laughing at the New York Comedy Festival, a week long showcase…

Fall Activities Guide to NYC

Fall enthusiasts unite over October in the city, replete with its autumnally-inspired comfort foods and beverages, outdoorsy activity vibes, and sweater weather. With summer swimming behind you, enjoy our blog’s deep dive into the best daily events Manhattan has to offer this month. Archtober is more than a structural pun; it isan entire month of architecture and design events, tours, and exhibitions organized by more than 60 partners across the five boroughs. This year’s kick-off…

Things to do in NY & NJ: September

September, a short bridge between summer and the cool refresh of fall, though not necessarily in linear fashion. In a month that keeps us on our toes while we step into school and work mode, this list of things to do give you a perfect blend of indoor and outdoor excursions...plus they’re affordable, inspiring, and can only be found in Manhattan. We hope they remind you what makes living here so marvelous! The “Making Maisel…

August Events in NYC

“Summer lovin’ happens so fast,” which is why in August we invite you to slow down. Over the next 31 days, go out and experience Manhattan life to the fullest while taking...your...time. As the season comes to a close, you’ll have no regrets and plenty of sweet summer nights upon which to reflect. The Giggles and Cream free comedy event hosted by Rachel Green at the legendary The Lantern Comedy Club brings together some of…

The Arrival of July in NYC

July arrives fresh on the heels of Pride, which culminated Sunday, June 30th, with epic World Pride events, including the Pride Parade and PrideFest with a Manhattan Mini Storage booth. To say Summer is now in full swing would be an understatement, but we’ll say it anyway -- Summer is in full swing! -- and our list of events is all you need to get by this July. Begin with a Bryant Park Summer Movie…

Just in time for June in NYC

No longer early Spring and not yet Summer, June arrives with the call to experience life to the fullest. Our events blog gives you one Manhattan recommendation for each day of this beautiful month, with a focus on affordable arts, culture, food, music, film and of course, Pride! For parking to this or any other events please click here and book online for a reserved spot. Begin with a free screening at IFC of the acclaimed “Love…

A Momentous May in NYC

Enjoy May while it lasts, start with our recommended events for the month! This is one of the most eagerly anticipated and deeply enjoyed months of the year in Manhattan. The official end of challenging weather (November to April, we’re talking to you) brings a renewed feeling of vitality to the now flower and leafy tree-lined city streets. The Tribeca Film Festival is ongoing through May 4th, and one schedule highlight on the first of…

April Event Lineup in NYC

Like a crocus peeking its head up through the mud, April calls you out to enjoy events that will warm your body and spirit. We have one rec for each day with the promise they will make you feel happy once again to be living in a place with such diverse and enjoyable offerings. Begin by moving your body, calming your mind and raising your vibration at Higher Levels: A Yoga Experience inside Madison Square…

A March to Remember

By early March, most of us need a perk or two to get us through what is left of winter. So this month, we’re devoting our blog to activities and events that will put a spring in your step before Spring even arrives (March 20th and yes, we’re counting). Coffee Fest is underway at the Javits Center and between America’s Best Cold Brew Competition and Coffee Fest Latte ArtWorld Championship Open, there is plenty of…

Light Up Your February

We love February. Despite its short length and erratic weather happenings, February is for bundling up, braving the elements, and bringing yourself to events from the obvious to the offbeat that could only happen in New York. There is a reason you’ve chosen to live in or close to the greatest city in the world (and it’s not to stay at home on the couch eating those pastel-colored Valentine’s Day heart candies #HEARTYOU). Start the…