Spring is here! While it is taking longer than we had hoped to see some warmer temperatures, before you know it we will be out and about on the Upper West Side enjoying the spring, our beautiful parks, and more outdoor time! Spring is associated with many positive feelings and fun events, such as Easter egg hunts in Central Park, walks along the Hudson River, and sales at some of our favorite stores. However, one spring event is often dreaded, and put off until the very last minute: taxes. Read More
Though it’s probably hard to tell if you’ve been outside in the past few days, but Spring is finally here! Easter Sunday will be kicking off the season next Sunday, the 5th of April, and between now and then the Upper West Side has some great Easter Holiday themed events.
If there was one word I could use to describe the Easter from my childhood it would have to be “sweets”; chocolate rabbits, chocolate eggs, and various animals made out of marshmallow covered in sugar. If you’re looking for your Easter chocolates for the year you can’t go wrong with “Sugar and Plumm”, an UWS sugary landmark which sells their own in-house made candies. Read More
Exhausted your Netflix library? Leave your couch and watch a film at any one of these movie theaters on the Upper West Side.
AMC Loews Lincoln Square 13
If you’re searching for a true IMAX experience in the city, this is the place to be. Boasting some of the largest screens in the city, the AMC Loews Lincoln Square is the perfect place to watch a 3D movie or a major blockbuster. During the weekends, the seats can fill up quickly, so it is recommend purchasing tickets ahead of time online and skipping the lines at the box office. Read More
It’s almost April 1st, the favorite holiday of closet pranksters and tricksters everywhere. However, finding pranks that are both funny and won’t make coworkers and friends hate you is difficult. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of our favorite pranks. While it’s also partially to prepare for retaliation when someone inevitably tries to use them on us, it’s mostly because spreading the joy of pranks is our civic duty this time of year. Read More