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Your up-to-the-minute guide to New York City events, restaurants, bars, nightlife, ticket alerts and NSFW ephemera
Wed Aug 27 This weekend, during the Labor Day exodus, New Yorkers staying in the city will probably (read: definitely) have nothing to do while their friends jet off to the Hamptons for their last summer getaway
Wed Aug 27 We wouldn't necessarily recommend that everyone subject themselves to Mötley Crüe's Final Tour, which visits Jones Beach and PNC Bank Arts Center, Alice Cooper in tow, this weekend
Wed Aug 27 Awful service aside—seriously Rachel, get it together—Central Perk, the coffeeshop hang of the beloved Friends crew, has become a TV icon since the show's debut twenty years ago.
Wed Aug 27 House, dubstep and techno, oh my! Electric Zoo, New York's biggest EDM festival, descends on Randall's Island this weekend and we don't have to tell you that the lineup is bananas.
Wed Aug 27 Get out your corsets and feather boas—the Poetry Brothel is back.
Wed Aug 27 There’s no better delivery than a shoe delivery (OK—maybe a pizza), but what if those fresh kicks were delivered to your doorstep for free?
Tue Aug 26 Last night, Battery Park was a sea of white during the fourth annual Dîner en Blanc celebration
Tue Aug 26 As we noted two weeks ago, Broadway Week starts on Monday. Right now you can buy two tickets to several shows for the price of one.
Tue Aug 26 Exactly 350 years ago today, 150 British sailors landed in what is now Gravesend Bay in Brooklyn. Just a couple weeks later, the settlers changed the land's name from New Amsterdam to...you guessed it—New York!
Tue Aug 26 If you can’t get to the US Open to nosh on Mario Carbone’s sandwiches or peruse the restaurants near the stadium—and you’d rather not crowd into a sports bar with loudspeaker-level audio—head to the Garment District
Tue Aug 26 Ravens have returned to New York City after a notable absence
Mon Aug 25 Manhattan’s first Bitcoin ATM recently opened in the West Village and we can’t help but wonder—is this the future of currency?
Mon Aug 25 Next week you'll be able to gorge yourself Smorgasburg-style—without wading through hipter-ridden Williamsburg—at Berg'n, a new food court from the outdoor market masters behind Brooklyn Flea.
Mon Aug 25 Dance in the street at the West Indian American Day Carnival, check out sets from Skrillex and DJ Shadow and much more.
Mon Aug 25 Over the weekend, sad news arrived that Richard Attenborough—feisty British actor, producer and award-winning director—died at age 90.
Mon Aug 25 US Open, Doubles Shuffleboard Tournament,Deep Space:Justin Strauss + Eric Duncan, and more!
Fri Aug 22 Check out Arcade Fire, Afropunk Fest and more
Fri Aug 22 In the city, commuting via bike during rush hour is treacherous and weekend rides through the park are cramped with tourists. But offer unlimited beer after a woodsy jaunt upstate? Sign us up!
Fri Aug 22 If you’ve been following our superhuman coverage of this year’s Fringe Festival, you’ll know there are more shows than anyone could possibly see
Bar reporter Robert Simonson talks about theater folk, cocktails and his newfangled book about The Old-Fashioned
Fri Aug 22 Some drama critics quit the racket to turn political pundit (Frank Rich). Others switch sides, taking jobs at nonprofit institutions (Jeremy McCarter and The Public Theater).