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March Events Calendar – Things to do in NYC and NJ

March Madness is here! (And we’re not talking basketball.) Nope—we’re talking about that maddening quality of a month that isn’t quite winter and isn’t quite spring. But you can keep your mind off the weather by taking in some of these amazing events! And park with style in one of these nearby ParkFast locations.   MANHATTAN: Upright Citizen’s Brigade Drunk as F*** Irish Sing-Along: Tuesday, March 17th, 10pm Singing silly drinking songs—much like drinking itself—is…

Things to do for Valentine’s Day in NYC and NJ

  Valentine’s Day means different things to different people. A singularly stressful display of romantic derring-do for some, an opportunity to heap scorn upon corny couples while consuming quantities of ice cream for others. Whether you celebrate or shun the day, we’ve gathered a great list of things to do in NYC and NJ on the 14th. And because nothing kills the love buzz like searching for a parking spot, we’re including nearby ParkFast locations…

Summer Events in NYC and NJ: August Edition

Looking for one last hurrah before the summer comes to a close? (And no, a date night with Netflix does not count as one last hurrah.) Lucky for you, we at Edison ParkFast are happy to keep our fellow citizens informed about the hottest events happening in New York and New Jersey. So explore what August has to offer, and don’t forget to park with us when you do! Theater District Daily: Choose from over…

Upcoming Events in NYC: Central Park, Downtown, and Brooklyn

Here’s what you should be doing (and where you should be parking) in NYC over the next week. Central Park Summerstage Festival: Looking for some musical entertainment in NYC that won’t cost you your life’s savings? We can help. Check out Central Park’s SummerStage Lineup for tons of low-priced (and FREE) events! July 26: Chronixx & The Zincfence Redemption / Junior Reid / The Rice and Peas Crew FREE EVENT July 29: Conor Oberst with…

Summer 2014 Events in NYC and NJ: July Edition

  June may be winding down, but this summer is just warming up. (Seriously, where’s the air conditioning?) Don’t miss out on the festivities New York and New Jersey have in store for you, and remember to park with us! Theater District Daily: Choose from over 150 Broadway musicals and plays, including The Book of Mormon, Of Mice and Men, and Kinky Boots!  Click here for a complete list of Broadway shows Next time you…

Summer 2014 Events in NYC and NJ: June Edition

Lana Del Rey’s “Summertime Sadness” may be a hit single, but based on the events coming up this summer, thrill-seekers in New York and New Jersey will be anything but sad. Check out these awesome June happenings, and don’t forget to park with us! Times Square, Theater District and Midtown: June 8: Puerto Rican Day Parade June 21: Solstice in Times Square: Athleta Mind Over Madness Yoga June 24-29: Gay Pride Week Events Daily: Choose from…

ParkFast Alert: Weekend Bridge and Street Closures – May 24-26

Friday, May 23, 2014 [caption id="attachment_1397" align="aligncenter" width="512"] Anthony Correia / Shutterstock.com[/caption] One of four lanes on the Williamsburg Bridge eastbound to Brooklyn will be closed on Saturday from 6 am to 12:30 pm to facilitate NYCDOT bridge maintenance. Mulberry Street between Canal Street and Broome Street and Hester Street between Mott Street and Baxter Street will be closed Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 5:30 pm to 9 pm for the Little Italy Pedestrian Mall.…

Alert: Weekend Bridge and Street Closures – April 26-27

Friday, April 25, 2014 The Brooklyn Bridge will be closed Manhattan-bound from midnight Friday to 7 am Saturday and from midnight Saturday to 9 am Sunday. Motorists will be detoured to the Manhattan Bridge or may choose other crossings. One of four lanes on the Williamsburg Bridge eastbound to Brooklyn will be closed on Saturday from 6 am to 2 pm to facilitate NYCDOT bridge maintenance. The Grand Street Bridge over Newtown Creek will be…

Alert: Weekend Bridge and Street Closures – April 19-20

Friday, April 18, 2014 The Brooklyn Bridge will be closed Manhattan-bound from midnight Friday to 7 am Saturday. Motorists will be detoured to the Manhattan Bridge or may choose other crossings. One of four lanes on the Williamsburg Bridge eastbound to Brooklyn will be closed on Saturday from 6 am to 2 pm to facilitate NYCDOT bridge maintenance. The Grand Street Bridge over Newtown Creek will be closed on Saturday from 8 am to 1…

Win Free Parking Passes in Celebrity Catwalk Contest!

Fur will be flying on May 3rd when Celebrity Catwalk's "Paws in the City" returns to the Big Apple! This fashion show for pets fuses the worlds of fashion and entertainment into one unforgettable event, with all of the proceeds going to animal rescue organizations. As we've done in the past, Edison ParkFast is proud to support this event. And this year, for the first time ever, we're teaming up with Celebrity Catwalk for a free…