“The Hills” Opens Tuesday, July 19, 2016 on Staten Island with Longest Slide in NYC

Posted on Jul 19, 2016

“The Hills” Opens Tuesday, July 19, 2016 on Staten Island with Longest Slide in NYC

The latest stage of the Governors Island Park project, “The Hills,” is set to officially open to the public today, July 19th – nearly a year ahead of schedule. Designed by internationally acclaimed urban design and landscape firm West 8, the park will feature ten acres of sloping landscapes that will provide residents and visitors with […]

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Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Medal Awarded to Ambassador William vanden Heuvel for Four Freedoms Park

Posted on Jul 12, 2016

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Medal Awarded to Ambassador William vanden Heuvel for Four Freedoms Park

Four Freedoms Park is one of 1,700 Parks, Playgrounds and Recreational Facilities in New York City.   William J. vanden Heuvel received The Municipal Art Society’s 2016 Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Medal in recognition of his role in building Four Freedoms Park, as well as his six decades of distinguished public service. Franklin D. Roosevelt Four […]

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NYC Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks 40th Anniversary Celebration

Posted on Jun 28, 2016

NYC Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks 40th Anniversary Celebration

Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks display celebrates America’s birthday with the largest ongoing Independence Day pyrotechnic show in America and reminds us of our struggles to become the great nation we are today. New York City’s “melting pot” includes five boroughs, 8.5 million people speaking over 800 languages making it is the most linguistically diverse […]

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Alexander Hamilton’s New York is both the Newest and Oldest Neighborhood in the City

Posted on Jun 21, 2016

Alexander Hamilton’s New York is both the Newest and Oldest Neighborhood in the City

From the Brooklyn Bridge to the Battery: One Square Mile in Lower Manhattan is a great way to celebrate the history of the United States. From cobblestone streets along the South Street Seaport, to the breathtaking architecture of One World Trade Center, you’ll discover landmarks depicting our past and our future.  Hear the stories about […]

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Affordable Small Meeting Venues in NYC

Posted on Jun 7, 2016

Affordable Small Meeting Venues in NYC

Take advantage of summer rates in NYC for your small meetings and allow your attendees to enjoy the best of NYC’s meeting space, nightlife to Broadway and Madison Square Garden events, and an easy subway ride to Yankee Stadium or Citifield, which is an easy subway ride from the City! Combine the meeting with a […]

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Exploring New York’s Fine Art & Design Scene

Posted on May 31, 2016

Exploring New York's Fine Art & Design Scene

Exploring the art market in New York City should include all five boroughs! Whether you want to explore the hot galleries as a corporate activity to build camaraderie among colleagues, or as a collector bidding at the auction houses, learn who has the most interesting exhibits and collections with the help of a Discover New […]

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Why There Are Over 50 Artist Decorated Pianos Around New York City June 9 – 19, 2016

Posted on May 24, 2016

Why There Are Over 50 Artist Decorated Pianos Around New York City June 9 – 19, 2016

June 6, 2016 Kick Off Event at 28 Liberty Street at 12:00 PM June 9, 2016 As NYC’s largest annual public art project, The Sing for Hope Pianos impacts an estimated 1 million New Yorkers and visitors each year.  For two weeks each summer, 50 unique, artist-created Sing for Hope Pianos are located in parks […]

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Summer Food Festivals in NYC Taste Your Way Through NYC Neighborhoods

Posted on May 17, 2016

Summer Food Festivals in NYC Taste Your Way Through NYC Neighborhoods

New Yorkers love food!  Tasting your way through NY neighborhoods can be fun, interesting and can cater to any whim! The following list of the Summer Food Festivals will allow you to taste a variety of foods in locations throughout the City. New Yorkers love food and tasting Hard to believe that with over 25,000 […]

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Lissoni Architettura Wins NYC Aquatrium Design Competition

Posted on May 11, 2016

Lissoni Architettura Wins NYC Aquatrium Design Competition

Give 565 participants the chance to design New York’s newest Aquarium project and see what happens when everyone looks at the same request. The arch out loud judging committee, received and reviewed 178 proposals, from 6 continents and 40 countries of creative, unique designs. The winning design is from Lissoni Architettura in Milan, Italy.  The […]

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Tony Winners Announced and Hamilton Receives 16 Nominations

Posted on May 3, 2016

Tony Winners Announced and Hamilton Receives 16 Nominations

Great year for plays!  This year’s Tony Awards has moved from Radio City Music Hall (6,015 seats) to The Beacon Theater (2,894 seats).  Best Play: Eclipsed The Father The Humans King Charles III Best Musical: Bright Star Hamilton School of Rock Shuffle Along, Or The Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and all That […]

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