In Style: Hotspots to Check Out for New York Fashion Week
It’s almost time for New York Fashion Week (NYFW), which kicks off September 6 and runs through September 14. The shows will be held at Spring Studios as well as other spaces throughout New York. Even if you haven’t nabbed an invitation, you can still indulge in some great people watching. Whether you’re jetting from show to show or simply yearn to unwind among the uber-stylish, there’s a host of Manhattan hotspots that are ideal for dining and drinking in style.
Prost!Celebrating Oktoberfest 2019 in NYC
For Oktoberfest 2019 in NYC, grab your favorite sweater, a friend or two, and toast Prost! at the Oktoberfest celebrations going on all around the city. From beer gardens to boat rides, we've got some great ideas for celebrating.
Best Cocktails in NYC This Fall
The beginning of fall is a great time to be in New York, and not the least because of the fresh set of autumn cocktails to enjoy. The best of the city's bars, including Clay, Felidia, Suzuki and others, are switching up their menus and ushering in a bevy of seasonal cocktails, so get out and enjoy!
Great Places to Watch Football in NYC
Football season certainly makes it easy for New Yorkers and their crews to transition into fall activities. The official kickoff for the NFL season is coming up on September 5th, so gather the crowd and head to one of these city hotspots.
12 Fall Concerts to Check Out in NYC
As always, New York has an impressive line-up of musical talent on the schedule this fall. Get a jump on your seasonal plans, and check out a diverse slate of concerts you can see in the city as the weather gets cooler. Get loose at the Forest Hills Stadium with Willie Nelson, see new acts like Lizzo and Mahalia own the stage, and enjoy Big Bird playing with the big band at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Here are 12 concerts to check out after Labor Day in New York City.
The Best Happy Hours in Downtown NYC
Cocktail spots and wine bars are a dime a dozen below 14th Street, but a truly good happy hour is harder to come by. Don’t pay full price for drinks (or snacks) at these 15 downtown watering holes, offering very happy happy hours throughout the week.
8 Cocktail Classes in NYC
Shake, stir, and pour like a New York bartender at these eight services hosting mixology classes. With just a few hours of instruction, you can make a killer gin rickey or a mighty Manhattan at one of the local schools or bars below. Check them out, and mix it up!
7 Best Places to Celebrate National Rum Day in NYC
On August 16, summertime revelers and rum aficionados will be celebrating National Rum Day. The rum-inspired occasion happens to fall on a Friday this year, so there’s even more of a reason to get out and celebrate.
7 Summer Activities on the Lower East Side
A historical immigrant community and current center of all things nightlife, the Lower East Side has something to offer in every season. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly walking tour of the area or a drink on a roof, we’ve highlighted some of the best summer fun to be had in the area.
Half Off Comedy and Magic at LOL Times Square Comedy Club
LOL Times Square Comedy Club is a space for comedy and magic in the heart of Times Square. There are shows nightly for locals and visitors alike, where New York comics share the stage with traveling pros.
Where to Enjoy Summer Fun in Brooklyn and Downtown Manhattan
Who needs a beach or country house when there are so many enticing offerings in Downtown Manhattan and Brooklyn? Lots of opportunities abound for outdoor concerts, dancing the night away, achieving zen at rooftop yoga, playing mini-golf, or catching an independent movie screening on either side of the Brooklyn Bridge.
10 Rooftop Happy Hours in NYC
New York rooftop experiences typically come at a premium, but not on this list. Here are 10 rooftop bars with happy hour deals to kick off your summer—and keep it going strong.
6 Murray Hill Happy Hours You Should Know
Here are 6 places to unwind and enjoy cocktails, wine, beer, and food at a discount in Murray Hill!
WorldPride 2019: Where to See Drag Shows in NYC
New York is proud to offer a lineup of outrageous drag queen-inspired brunches and dinner shows. One venue pays tribute to music minded divas such as Madonna while another offers month-long performances by an opera singer/drag queen who is a graduate of New York’s esteemed Juilliard School.
5 Cucumber Cocktails to Try Right Now in NYC
When the sun’s rays start to shine a bit brighter, many of us will be yearning to get outside, and the perfect pairing is one of New York's new wave of cucumber cocktails. For the best of NYC mixology, check out our lineup of innovative drinks all made with this refreshing garden veggie.
Exploring Drinks and Bites From the Pacific in NYC
May marks Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month. Home to East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, and Oceania (which includes Hawaii, Australia, and Polynesia), the unique tastes of the region can be found in New York City. Offerings range from tuna poke and truffle taro chips to Aussie grub, cricket games, and tiki-inspired cocktails on an outdoor terrace. Go explore!
Best Craft Cocktails This Spring in NYC
Spring has arrived, ushering in New York's refreshing cocktail season. The city boasts an extensive list of venues, some with outdoor seating or rooftop terraces. Invite the crew and explore one of these chic city hotspots with a cool drink to celebrate spring!
Outdoor Concerts Return This Summer to Brooklyn's Industry City
Created by the team behind Brooklyn venues The Bell House and Union Hall, City Farm Presents announces its return to Industry City for a second summer of outdoor concerts and fun dance parties, featuring Slothrust, Frankie Cosmos, Marco Benevento, and more. Slothrust, Frankie Cosmos, Marco Benevento and more.
Upcoming Performances at Joe's Pub
Joe’s Pub—a program of The Public Theater—will be hosting nightly performances April 18 through 28.
10 Bars Where You Can Dance in NYC
We’re skipping the clubs for this list and focusing on 10 bars in New York with dance floors, good tunes, and fun crowds.
The Best Trivia Nights in Brooklyn
If you’re gearing up for your appearance on Jeopardy! or just want to feel smart in front of strangers, you need a round of trivia. These nine Brooklyn bars offer up trivia for anyone with a head full of obscure history factoids and Homer Simpson quotes. Team up with your friends, and you might score free drinks, gift cards, or other prizes—that is, if you can rattle Steve Guttenberg’s birthday off the top of your head.
Celebrate Tanner Smith’s 4th Anniversary with Craft Cocktails and Late-Night Bites
Dive into Prohibition-era NYC at Tanner Smith’s in Hell’s Kitchen. Although this bar and restaurant is turning four in 2019, the atmosphere takes visitors back in time with lush period details throughout the two-story space.
Where to Dine and Drink by the South Street Seaport
An essential part of the city for more than 300 years, the re-envisioned Seaport District, which was temporarily closed in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, now boasts Pier 17 and other great places to eat and drink.
11 Winter Cocktails in NYC You Must Try Right Now
Kick off the holidays in NYC with a festive holiday-themed cocktail or two. When temperatures dip, head inside one of these cozy New York City hotspots and create some memories.
10 Best Margaritas in New York City
Friday, February 22nd is National Margarita Day, and New York City knows how to celebrate. Mexican restaurants have been on an upsurge in recent years in New York City and some even boast their own tequila bars, meaning the quality of NYC's margaritas is soaring.