Free Ice Skating at Bryant Park Opens This Saturday 10/29

With Halloween coming to a close this weekend, the Holidays are around the corner in New York City. Bryant Park’s Bank of America Winter Village is not wasting any time to bring that holiday spirit: its ice skating rink and holiday shops open this Saturday, 10/29. The holiday shops are an open air market that feature…

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…