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Video: The Best 10 Things to Do in NYC This Week

(March 18, 2019) - Looking for the best 10 things to do in NYC this week? Check out City Guide's new video roundup, full of the best New York activities. (read the story...)

Where to Experience a Traditional Tea Ceremony in NYC

(March 18, 2019) - Experience the art of the Asian tea ceremony at one of New York's many enchanting tea houses. Some teach lessons on how to craft matcha while others provide instruction on the art of the ceremony or include a brief history of tea. Explore the taste and cultures of Asia by engaging in this exotic cultural experience. (read the story...)

Free Fridays at the Intrepid, Sea, Air & Space Museum

(March 18, 2019) - This year, the Intrepid has announced an exciting new initiative: free admission on Friday nights! April through October, this space and engineering museum in New York City will offer free admission on select Friday evenings. (read the story...)

Top 10 NYC Must-See Spring Festivals

(March 15, 2019) - Whether you’re visiting NYC for the season or a local tired of living snowbound, there are plenty of activities to get you excited for warm weather. The 10 festivals below represent interests like folk music, indie movies, Bloody Marys, and spring’s finest feature: flowers. (read the story...)

Scar's Face: The Lion King’s Villainous Stephen Carlile

(March 14, 2019) - Scar: Simba’s uncle; Mufasa’s younger brother; and the most complex character in Disney’s The Lion King. Especially in the hands—or claw-like paws—of Stephen Carlile, an ultra-charming Brit who has endowed Scar with a delicious three-dimensional malevolence. (read the story...)

Celebrate Tanner Smith’s 4th Anniversary with Craft Cocktails and Late-Night Bites

(March 13, 2019) - Dive into Prohibition-era NYC at Tanner Smith’s in Hell’s Kitchen. Although this bar and restaurant is turning four in 2019, the atmosphere takes visitors back in time with lush period details throughout the two-story space. (read the story...)

Things to Do in NYC This St. Patrick's Day Weekend (3/15-3/17)

(March 13, 2019) - (3/15-3/17) Looking for what to do in New York City this St. Patrick's Day weekend? We've got the latest on all the goings-on, from concerts to museum exhibitions to comedy to the best in city sightseeing. Celebrate being Irish or just enjoy being Irish for a day! (read the story...)

Where to Watch March Madness 2019 in New York City

(March 06, 2019) - It’s about time to get bonkers for basketball. The NCAA tournament, March Madness, starts March 19, and you can find several places in NYC screening the 67 games during these 19 days of bracket-crazed competition. Find 10 bars and restaurants below where you can cheer on your team in the company of friends, food, and booze. (read the story...)

He's the Lizard King: New T. Rex Exhibit Kicks Off AMNH's 150th Anniversary

(March 05, 2019) - The American Museum of Natural History kicks off its 150th anniversary with the new exhibit T. rex : The Ultimate Predator, featuring the most scientifically accurate representation of the T. rex to date. (read the story...)

The Vessel, The Shed, and What Else to See at Hudson Yards

(March 01, 2019) - Hudson Yards is the state-of-the-art building development coming to the West Side of Manhattan. Larger than Rockefeller Center at 28 acres, this impressive development will contain offices, residences, a mall, an arts space, a climbable monument, restaurants, and 14 acres of public space. (read the story...)

The Tastiest Cheese and Charcuterie Boards in Hell's Kitchen

(March 01, 2019) - There’s no shortage of great wine in New York, but cheese and charcuterie plates don’t always pass muster. Hell's Kitchen serves up some tasty options. Swipe a pheasant pâté onto a piece of bread and an apple slice through baked camembert as you savor every bite of cheese and charcuterie in dining heaven (i.e. Hell’s Kitchen). (read the story...)

The World's First Museum for Kids: Brooklyn Children's Museum in NYC

(March 01, 2019) - Brooklyn Children’s Museum was the first museum for children, founded in 1899, and is New York City’s largest cultural institution for families. This popular attraction in Crown Heights invites children to explore the world with hands-on exhibits and diverse perspectives. (read the story...)

Drop-In Yoga Classes for Visitors to Midtown NYC

(March 01, 2019) - If you’re a yoga junkie or just need to de-stress in the hectic city, a yoga class lies right around the corner—guaranteed. Read on for seven yoga studios in Midtown New York, offering drop-in rates for classes a la carte. (read the story...)

NYC Destinations Offering Student Discounts

(March 01, 2019) - College comes with a lot of challenges (term papers, being broke), but there are plenty of perks too (boundless opportunities, free time on weekdays). Take advantage of your four years by checking out New York’s many student discounts, whether you’re a local student or here on a visit. (read the story...)

The Best Late-Night Dining in Midtown NYC

(March 01, 2019) - Whether you’re eating late after a Broadway show or hankering for a second dinner, Midtown has you covered on late-night eats. Ramen, burgers, wings, and Korean barbecue are all on the table—the hardest part is choosing. Below are 10 Midtown NYC spots where the kitchen stays open past 10pm. (read the story...)

The 6 Best BYOB Restaurants in NYC's East Village

(March 01, 2019) - Whether you’re looking to save money or you’re just really picky about your wine, BYO/BYOB restaurants always come in handy. In the East Village, an area filled with excellent cheap eats, there are several spots that let you brown-bag your own beer or wine. Below are six of them, offering home-cooked Italian, Chinese, and Sri Lankan food to pair with whatever drink suits your fancy. (read the story...)

Where to Dine and Drink by the South Street Seaport

(February 27, 2019) - An essential part of the city for more than 300 years, the re-envisioned Seaport District, which was temporarily closed in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, now boasts Pier 17 and other great places to eat and drink. (read the story...)

Where to Eat Near the Javits Center

(February 27, 2019) - If you have a work conference coming up in New York, chances are it’ll be at the Javits Center. Read on for our picks for the best places to eat near NYC's convention center. (read the story...)

The World’s Greatest Urban Views Await at New York City’s Observatories

(February 27, 2019) - For a real sense of the city’s epic scale, you need to get up into the sky, into one of New York's unparalleled observatories. The sometime chaos of New York sidewalks gives way to a clarity on the upper stories of One World, Top of the Rock, and the Empire State Building. (read the story...)

NYC's Extreme Street Beat—Stomp Day Is Now

(February 27, 2019) - Today’s the day: the mayor’s declaration that February 27th, 2019 is officially “STOMP Day” in New York—an honor reflecting Stomp’s 25th anniversary in the City That Never Sleeps. And clearly, the show’s formidable rhythms and percussive pulse are doing their part to keep it that way. (read the story...)

Star Power Ignited: March On and Off Broadway

(February 26, 2019) - Broadway’s version of March Madness is clocking in with an intoxicating influx of comedies, dramas, and musicals—bringing with them a wave of award-winning celebrities. (read the story...)

Spark Your Child's Imagination at Pip's Island, An Immersive Experience Coming to NYC

(February 26, 2019) - Imagine your child could enter the world of her favorite cartoon, interact with the characters, and save the day. Pip’s Island brings your child’s dream to life with its immersive entertainment center, coming to New York’s Times Square area in 2019. (read the story...)

11 Winter Cocktails in NYC You Must Try Right Now

(February 26, 2019) - Kick off the holidays in NYC with a festive holiday-themed cocktail or two. When temperatures dip, head inside one of these cozy New York City hotspots and create some memories. (read the story...)

The 9 Best Museum Shops in NYC

(February 26, 2019) - A museum store lets you take the museum experience—often too fleeting—with you. Read on for our picks for the 9 best museum shops in NYC. (read the story...)

Jackie Robinson's Centennial Celebrated at Two NYC Museums

(February 26, 2019) - A legendary New Yorker is receiving retrospectives at two museums this year. Baseball giant and civil rights activist Jackie Robinson will covered at a Museum of the City of New York exhibition as well as his own namesake museum in honor of his centennial. Read on for a brief biography of the American hero and a synopsis of his exhibition and museum. (read the story...)


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