The Brand New South Street Seaport

Pier 17’s exciting transformation into one of New York’s most vibrant destinations with a unique mix of retail, dining and entertainment options highlighted by a one and a half-acre rooftop that will include a world-class restaurant, two outdoor bars and an amphitheater that will hold up to 4,000 people for...

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Anthony Bourdain Is Opening A Giant International Food Market In NYC

The celebrity chef will soon open a 100,000-square-foot International Food Market at the newly renovated SuperPier on Pier 57. Plans for the space, which eats up pretty much all of the SuperPier’s retail allotment, include a farmers market, hawker-style street food stalls, a 1,500-square-foot oyster bar, a bakery, butchers, a...

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Illuminating the Plight of Endangered Species, at the Empire State Building

On Saturday, using 40 stacked, 20,000-lumen projectors on the roof of a building on West 31st Street, Mr. Threlkel and Mr. Psihoyos, director of the Oscar-winning documentary “The Cove,” will be illuminating the night from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. with a looping reel showing what Mr. Psihoyos calls a...

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Janelle Monáe Announces The EEPHUS Tour

Each of the eight secret shows will be free, but invite only. Fans can sign up up at the Wondaland websitefor chance to attend. The tour will feature Wondaland Records founder Janelle Monáe and every act on the label’s roster including: Jidenna, Roman GianArthur, Deep Cotton and St. Beauty. The...

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Slide The City This Summer in New York City

Summer time is upon us, and we are bringing 1000 feet of slick vinyl to brighten your city streets. Come dressed to impress because it’s not every day you can strut through town with your hot bod, cool dance moves and slick slides. Did we mention 1000 feet? Yeah, that’s over 3...

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Yotel New York Photogoraphed by Adrian Wilson, June 2011

Beautiful rooftop bars you should really only go to for the view

Hot summer days and nights call for outdoor fun with friends and strangers alike. We found this awesome guide to the best outdoor rooftop bars in New York City via Timeout NY. Check it out below and let us know which one you believe is the best: Bar 54 The...

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Billboard Announces First Ever Hot 100 Music Festival

Billboard just announced its first-ever Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival, a weekend of live music featuring some of the charts’ biggest artists as well as quickly rising newcomers. The festival will take place Aug. 22 and 23 at New York’s Jones Beach. Produced in partnership with LiveNation, the festival will...

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Grand Central Terminal

Eat and drink for free at Grand Central every Week this month

Every Wednesday in July, select vendors from around the Terminal will offer tastings, treats, and special offers in Vanderbilt Hall. Come get a taste of the many dining and retail options the Terminal has to offer, and enjoy live performances by Music Under New York. Through Music Under New York, more than 350 individual performers and ensembles participate in...

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