How to Beat the Craziness at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

This year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is on Thursday, November 26, 2015 at 9am. It begins on 77th Street and Central Park West and stretches all the way to Macy’s Herald Square on 34th Street. Talk about a long route! You’ve seen the parade live on NBC, and I’m sure you’ve seen how crowded the parade can…

Frida Kahlo and the Day of the Dead featuring the New York Botanical Garden

According to Mexican tradition, November 1st marks Dia de los Muertos, otherwise known as “The Day of the Dead.” During this holiday, the Mexican culture celebrates the spirits of all the deceased (angelitos). These spirits are allowed to reunite with their families for 24 hours. On November 2, the spirits of the adults come down to enjoy…

Halloween Fun at the Queens County Farm

Do you think that a corn maize and an apple orchard are only found in New Jersey or some other suburban area? Well, think again! The Queens County Farm — located in, you guessed, it, Queens (Floral Park to be specific) — is having an annual corn maize maze for people of all ages to explore!