So What If It Rains?

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The forecast for the Fourth of July, this Friday is…sketchy. If the city does experience the rainy fallout from Tropical Storm Arthur, what do we do if the Nathan’s hot dog eating contest is a washout, fireworks are dampened and …

It Was A Terrific Pride Week Here In NYC

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Take a look at some of the images folks have shared: Image via Atomische*Tom Giebel/Flickr Image via j-No/Flickr Image via j-No/Flickr Image via Facebook Image via Fabrizio/Flickr Have a great week, everyone!    

Yes, It’s Pride Weekend, Folks

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We’ve already told you about the official events, so let’s take a look at a couple of the unofficial (yet no less wonderful) ones: The fifth annual Harlem Pride Day celebration will be held at Jackie Robinson Park (Bradhurst Ave. …

Shape Up, NYC!

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The NYC Parks Department isn’t only good at one thing keeping our parks beautiful (aren’t they the best?), but they want to help us to get fit to boot with their Shape Up NYC classes. Tons of free fitness classes …

Putt Putt And Away…

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There’s a putting green right in the middle of Midtown Manhattan. Who’da thunk? Bryant Park has a five-holed green on the southwest corner that’s open to all from 11 am to 7 pm through September. And it’s free! Free golf …

Mamas and Papas and Alleys

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In 1963, 18-year-old Michelle Phillips of The Mamas and the Papas co-wrote California Dreamin’ and Creeque Alley with her then-husband John, while living right here at the Washington Square Hotel. We’ve played host to hundreds of artists of all types …

SummerStage: What You Need To Know

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One of the highlights of summer in the city is the wonderful SummerStage series of concerts. The shows have been going on since the 80′s and never disappoint. SummerStage in Manhattan takes place at Rumsey Playfield: enter Central Park on …

Pride Week 2014

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It’s almost that time of year again–Pride Week–in which we celebrate our LGBT brothers and sisters and the people who love them. (Which includes us!) Here are a few highlights: June 24th is a free Family Night at Hudson Park’s …