Around Town

  1. Around Town: Homage to NYC at The Living Portrait

    We were very excited to snap up our free ticket and queue up on 23rd at The Living Portrait NYC, an interactive installation put on by Citizens Bank.

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  2. Maize Maze Madness: Road trip to The Great Vermont Maze

    We’ve always been big fans of the fall season, what with the apple picking, pumpkin patches and cornfield mazes. This is more than a daytrip, yes, but it’s got all the markings of an epic weekend! Check out The Great Vermont Maze, the largest corn maze in New England, designed by 5th generation Boudreau family.

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  3. Harry Potter - A Forbidden Forest Experience

    Cool thing for your radar: Snap up tickets before they sell out for Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience, a fun evening adventure that’s coming to Westchester, NY

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  4. Kimono Style: The Met Fifth Avenue

    When I was 15, I lived in Japan over the summer. I stayed with a family in the town of Omiya,

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  5. Staycation at the TWA Hotel

    With all of the hullabaloo about air travel these days, it’s a good thing that JFK has a nice little trick up its sleeve in the 60’s fantasyland of the TWA Hotel. Luckily I was not visiting in the context of a delayed or cancelled flight. Instead, this was a good old fashioned staycation.

     

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  6. Around Town: Summer Fun With Perfect Picnic NYC

    All I can say is Wow! Babesta’s newest pick is something that we spotted years ago and finally tried: Perfect Picnic NYC. This is a great way to do a baby shower, a birthday party or just a date-afternoon!

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  7. What To Do In NYC Summer 2022: check out Portside at Brookfield Place

    We're always excited about the latest goings-on at Brookfield Place! How could we not, after spending so many years in that beautiful mall! Since it's still just a skip and a hop for us, we wanted to let you know about new fun happening outside on the water! This is for the parents - perhaps a date night?

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  8. Around Town: Virgil Abloh "Figures of Speech" at the Brooklyn Museum

    Our pick of the week: Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech” at the Brooklyn Museum, Great Hall, 1st Floor. Photo: © Juergen Teller, All Rights Reserved

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  9. Around Town: The Open Orchard on Governor's Island

    It feels like a vacation when you head over to Governor's Island on the ferry boat, taking in the city skyline from a fresh new perspective. And Governor's Island has lots to offer: the latest is Sam Van Aken's combo public art-horticulture-environmental protection installation, The Open Orchard.

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  10. DiscOasis! Coming to Central Park!

    Summer 22 is OFFICIALLY the year of the roller skate in NYC!

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