Free Ice Cream

Posted by on Jul 15, 2018 in Events

It’s National Ice Cream Day, and various ice cream shops around the city are celebrating with free ice cream offers!  It’s not really ice cream weather right now, but who cares, it’s free. And ice cream.

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Open Garden Day NYC

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018 in Events

Open Garden Day NYC is Saturday, July 14th, 2018 from 11am to 3pm! This special day will allow you to tour dozens of community gardens across NYC. These gardens will be opening their doors to the public for a day of free activities, including arts and music, greening and composting, food and environmental justice events and more.

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Free Music Fridays at the American Folk Art Museum!

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018 in Events

Looking for a great way to spend a Friday night…for free?! Then be sure to check out Free Music Fridays at the American Folk Art Museum! The UWS museum states that the “music featured at the Free Music Fridays series thematically reflects the spirit of the self-taught art on view at the museum”. There is a donation-based cash wine bar for music goers and admission is always free!

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WATCH: Midsummer Night Swing, July 12th

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018 in Events

Happy folks dancing! Enjoy my very low quality video.

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Lincoln Square BID Annual Free Concert Series is Back!

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018 in Events

Put on your dancing shoes! The Lincoln Square BID’s free annual concert series is finally back! Every Wednesday from July 11 through August 29, from noon until 2pm, musicians will play a wide array of music in Richard Tucker Park at Broadway and 66th Street. Lincoln Square BID “promises performances from talented and local NYC music groups, that will get your feet tapping and fill your afternoon with fun activity.”

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Manhattanhenge is coming back this week

Posted by on Jul 10, 2018 in Events

Another Manhattanhenge took place on July 12th and 13th. Here are some pics from the Upper West Side!

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“Signs of the Past: Lettering and Signage of the Upper West Side” with Landmark West!

Posted by on Jul 10, 2018 in Events

One of the most special and intriguing parts of living on the Upper West Side is just how beautifully unique our buildings are. We all know that the Upper West Side has so many architectural gems but do you know about the hidden signs and engravings that adorn many of our buildings?

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NYC Restaurant Week – Summer 2018, Upper West Side Restaurants

Posted by on Jul 9, 2018 in Events, Food & Drink

NYC Restaurant Week Summer 2018 goes from July 23rd to August 17th. Participating restaurants will be offering two-course lunch menus for $26 and three-course dinners for $42!

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Art in the Parks Potluck Artist Talk with Sarah E. Brook

Posted by on Jul 4, 2018 in Events

Have you ever looked at a piece of art and thought to yourself, “I wish I could ask the artist a question…” Well, now is your chance! On Saturday, September 22nd, New Yorkers can meet artist Sarah E. Brook and learn all about the newest sculpture on display in Riverside Park called Viewfinding. Read on for more info about the Art in the Parks Potluck Artist Talk with Sarah E. Brook

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International Food Pop-up at Grand Bazaar

Posted by on Jul 3, 2018 in Events, Food & Drink

On July 22nd, the Grand Bazaar will be hosting an International Food Pop-up! Instead of visitors having to purchase a plane ticket, on July 22nd, The International Food Pop-up is going to provide visitors with authentic regional cuisines and specialty foods right on the Upper West Side!

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