Monthly Archives: July 2015

  1. Slip 'N Slide toward the weekend!

    Slide-the-CityHaven't quite found the right way to beat the heat this summer? With July coming to a close and the "dog days" of summer ahead, we may have found your go-to spot! A giant water slide is coming to downtown Manhattan, Foley Square, for three Saturdays in a row, beginning this weekend!Indulging in this refreshingly glorious way to cool off (270-feet of water slide), is part of Slide in the City's partnership with Summer Streets, the annual festival where the people of the city take over their own streets!  Stretching from Central Park to the Brooklyn Bridge, people in NYC can enjoy their own backyard for walking, biking, partying and now sliding!All activities, stretching 7 miles along Park Avenue (and connecting streets),
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  2. Bugaboo Runner Loaner Program at Babesta

    bugaboo runner_final_frontWe are excited to announce that starting Thursday, July 16, Babesta will be offering the Bugaboo Runner  for loan, so you can try before you buy and see if a running stroller is for you! We think you'll be amazed at this performance stroller accessory that can transform your Bugaboo Cameleon, Donkey, Buffalo or Bee into a running machine! Only offered from our Brookfield Location (strategically placed along the city's premier running trail along the Hudson River), reserve your date and take it out for the day!  Loaners go out in the morning and have to be in by sundown!Join us tomorrow, Thursday July 16 for snacks, live demos from the Bugaboo expert team, and make your reservation! We have 2 Runners that will be able to reserved daily through the fall! Happy Trails!Reserve yours by emailing runner@babesta.com or come in to Babesta at Brookfield Place, 250 Vesey Street, NY, NY /  +917 388 2683. 
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  3. "Along the Way" w/ Brooklyn's KAWS

    [caption id="attachment_4028" align="aligncenter" width="428"] KAWS (American, b. 1974). ALONG THE WAY, 2013. Wood, 216 x 176 x 120 in. (548.6 x 447 x 304.8 cm) overall. Brooklyn Museum; Gift in honor of Arnold Lehman, TL2015.27a?b. © KAWS, courtesy of the Mary Boone Gallery, New York. (Photo: Adam Reich, courtesy of the Mary Boone Gallery, New York) KAWS (American, b. 1974). ALONG THE WAY, 2013. Wood, 216 x 176 x 120 in. (548.6 x 447 x 304.8 cm) overall. Brooklyn Museum; Gift in honor of Arnold Lehman, TL2015.27a?b. © KAWS, courtesy of the Mary Boone Gallery, New York. (Photo: Adam Reich, courtesy of the Mary Boone Gallery, New York)
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  4. Fete the French at the Family friendly Bastille Day Celebration this Sunday at Brookfield Place!

    bastille jenWe are so excited for our Bastille Day celebration at Brookfield Place this Sunday! Come join us for our "Let them eat cupcakes" themed day (check out Marie Antoinette in our window), celebrating France! We are giving 15% off French brands and themed goods - by Janod toys, 7AM Enfant, Vilac, Sophie the Giraffe & more! Although we can't offer such deal on our fave french Babyzen Yoyo stroller we are giving a free cupholder with each purchase. As always we'll put it together for you and deliver for free if you're under Canal Street. paris calling 3_LR
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  5. Gallow Greens Encourages a Magical Adventure

    The McKittrick Hotel, known for Sleep No More, is opening its rooftop to the elementary school set. Enter Gallow Greens, the rooftop brunch destination, and you are no longer in Manhattan, but in a fairy tale complete with potions and gardening galore. The Chelsea based hotel is hosting a Potions & Planting event for children, six Sunday mornings this summer through September 12th. Adventurers aged 6-11 are invited to this summer spot for an educational and enjoyable outdoor experience. Head to the rooftop, right off the High Line, to a place where getting your hands dirty is encouraged! Hurry to buy advance tickets because some dates have already been sold out.potions

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