Central Park Horse Show 2017

Posted by on Aug 16, 2017 in Children, Community, Events, Family, Featured, Other

The annual Central Park Horse Show is set to return this fall from September 20th to 24th. It is the first outdoor sport of its kind to be held in New York City. The show takes place in Wollman Rink and attracts the best riders in the equestrian world. Learn more about the horse shows and the scheduled program of events by reading on!

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Nature Tours in Central Park

Posted by on Aug 12, 2017 in Events, Family, Featured, Parks

Whether you’re new to the Upper West Side or you’ve been here for years, nature tours in Central Park are a great way to discover (or re-discover) the gem in our backyard.

Some of the tours on this list will repeat throughout the year, but here are some awesome weekend activities going down in the next month or so!

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Cool Down in Central Park’s Lasker Pool

Posted by in Children, Community, Family, Fitness, Other, Parks

During the summer, Central Park’s Lasker Ice Skating Rink transforms into an Olympic-sized swimming pool. As the temps heat up, the pool’s clean and cold water offer some pleasant relief and a chance to exercise outdoors. Enjoy this popular spot now that summer’s in full swing and enroll in one of the free swimming classes offered to people of all ages.

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Sports Leagues on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Jun 28, 2017 in Children, Community, Family, Fitness, Other

There are a number of sports leagues on the Upper West Side available for both kids and adults. They provide a lively social environment where you can meet new people and stay active. The neighborhood is home to major leagues in volleyball, basketball, soccer, and many other sports. It’s time to blow off some steam and have fun!

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Passover 2017 on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Community, Events, Family, Other, Places of Worship

Passover is happening from the 11th to 17th of April this year. Its arrival signifies the liberation of Israelites from slavery by Egypt through the tale of Exodus. It also marks a festive time of year in which eating matzah, drinking wine, and enjoying bountiful Seder feasts is everyone’s number one priority. Celebrate the weeklong holiday by attending the events listed below. Happy Passover!

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Easter 2017 on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Children, Community, Events, Family, Locals, Museums, Other, Places of Worship

Easter Week is upon us and that means it’s time to gather with friends and families to observe Christ’s resurrection day. We’ve rounded up some of the best events taking place on the Upper West Side this Easter. Get ready to celebrate one of the most festive holidays of the year by enjoying the activities listed below!

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