NY Events

Warm weather is upon us at last, and with it comes the Third Annual Roosevelt Island Cherry Blossom Festival.
All genres -- from rock to classical -- collide in the Ecstatic Music Festival. More than 100 collaborating songwriters, composers and performers from different musical backgrounds have put together 11 concerts of new, surprising sounds.
Oh, and there was music (ie the Roots) but the daytime bands were merely a soundtrack to the eat-a-thon. In other words, this
BBQ at Sycamore Where: Sycamore Bar, 1118 Cortelyou Road, Brooklyn; (347) 240-5850 When: Saturday, 12PM-6PM Price: Free Ditmas
Brooklyn Derby Where: Brooklyn Winery, 213 North 8th Street, (347) 763-1506 When: Saturday, 4PM-8PM Price:$75 Racing takes
Zines are usually found at small, independent bookstores, but zinefests are a popular way to sell, swap and share resources. I chatted with co-organizer Elvis Bakaitis to find out more about the Feminist Zinefest.
The live presentation “Kraftwerk-Retrospective 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8" will explore their pioneering electronic music and each of
Check out a video from last year's exciting run below: That doesn't mean we won't be able to celebrate one of the largest
UNICEF masquerade ball got a head start with lavish costumes and a few notables such as our old first daughter, Jenna Bush
Visitors will also be treated to samplings of local vinegars, cheeses and desserts. There are replicas of paintings by Diego
NYC Food & Wine Festival When: September 29-October 2 Where: Meatpacking District Why: The Food Network descends on the cobblestone
Lest anyone think this is going to be one of those underhandedly positive "tips for singles" articles (my favorite is HERE
At this stage in the game, in order to beat the heat you’ll have to do something cool. SEE The Jewish Museum hosts Maya Zack’s
Jim Henson's Fantastic World @ Museum of the Moving Image What: Puppets, film projections and other artifacts from Henson's
Molly Urno’s Cinema 16 Series What: Silent films accompanied by live music scores (think less “dude playing piano,” and more
What: Do the breezy 50-minute bike ride** up the lovely Hudson Greenway, and visit the Met's gorgeous, pastoral homage to
For the poor, tired, or befuddled masses that have decided not to flee the city every weekend, you will find that NYC turns
Summer galas are springing up around town before the city becomes a sticky-hot furnace. Last night saw a bunch of great events
Summer is here! And for New York that means a ton of hot/sweaty/dancy music festivals. First up -- Governors Ball on Governors
Gay Pride Rally What: Pride Week kicks off--Support the gays. See great bands. Listen to cool people talk. (Free!) Why: It