NY Sweet Home

NY Sweet Home

The libraries of New York City might not be on your top list of things to do as a traveler, but you should consider a visit to some of them. 1. Stephen A. Schwarzman Building Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street New York, NY, 10018 (917) 275-6975 Also known as the New York Public Library, the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building is […]

April 29, 2016 at 2:00 am 0 comments

TOURING THE PARK

TOURING THE PARK

Spring is here in New York City. No more hibernating, it’s time to take advantage of the growing days. Go to Central Park for a long walk or day in the grass, or click HERE to learn about Official Central Park Tours. The tours have a variety of topics from history to ecology, and although several are free of charge, […]

April 8, 2016 at 2:00 am 0 comments

Art Fairs

Art Fairs

Going to an art fair is like traveling to different countries without getting on a plane. You get to see what is happening in different places and really get a taste of what is going on in art around the globe. This is a BIG weekend for art fairs in New York City and although some of them,  like the massive Armory […]

March 5, 2016 at 10:18 am 0 comments

GREATER NEW YORK

GREATER NEW YORK

From October 11, 2015 to March 7, 2016 MoMA PS1 presents the fourth of its landmark exhibition series: GREATER NEW YORK. Check out their CALENDAR page for weekly events like this Sunday the 21st at 4:30, when they host a talk and book signing with some interesting people and conversations about New York history, music, culture, and much more. Spend your day […]

February 20, 2016 at 10:11 am 0 comments

Village Halloween Parade

Village Halloween Parade

There are times in the year when home is the best place to be and this weekend is a perfect example. This Saturday, October 31st, join NYC’s 42nd Village Halloween Parade! Over 50,000 people walk down Sixth Avenue wearing the most creative, hilarious, scariest, wacky costumes you can imagine. And this is a time when talking to a stranger who […]

October 30, 2015 at 2:00 am 0 comments

NY Sweet Home

NY Sweet Home

Get some steamed rice cakes and grilled sausages while watching Pig Head Skin perform! That and more at the HELLO TAIWAN: A Musical Showcase and Taiwanese Food Bazaar, happening on Sunday, October 10th from 5 to 9pm at Taiwan Center NY on 137-44 Northern Blvd, Flushing, New York 11354 For more information on this fun event, visit Hello Taiwan WEBSITE and Facebook Page. […]

October 9, 2015 at 2:00 am 0 comments

From Island Punk to Afropunk

From Island Punk to Afropunk

Afropunk is always a great time. It will be on the 22nd and the 23rd at Commodore Barry Park. One of the coolest parts of Afropunk is its eclectic line-up, featuring soul music, funk, rap, hip-hop, R&B, hardcore, and more. This year’s line up features some amazing artists, such as Lauryn Hill, Suicidal Tendencies, Grace Jones, Kaytranada, Soulection, Kelis, Curtis […]

July 24, 2015 at 2:00 am 0 comments

NY Surf Week

NY Surf Week

New York’s surf culture has gone from being a myth, to laughable, to respected. NYSea has been behind it 100% and done nothing but good. They represent a collective of surfers, artists, and more who keep New York surfing the way it should be. This week, from July 15- 19, is their 6th annual NY SURF WEEK. While crowds are […]

July 17, 2015 at 2:00 am 0 comments

4th of July in NYC

4th of July in NYC

This weekend is 4th of July, and there is no shortage of celebration in New York City. If you’re blanking on ways to celebrate, here are our top choices of events to spend Independence Day: 1. George Clinton is a genius of all sorts. Why wouldn’t you want to spend July 4th with him? General Admission is only $35 to […]

July 3, 2015 at 2:00 am 0 comments

NEW YORK CITY GETS A NEW MUSEUM

NEW YORK CITY GETS A NEW MUSEUM

The Whitney Museum opened its new building designed by Renzo Piano on May 1st. Now that the weather is nice and the crowds have simmered (have they?) go take a walk on the High Line in Chelsea and check out the new, highly anticipated, museum. To plan your visit CLICK HERE.  

May 30, 2015 at 2:00 am 0 comments