The Time Out New York blog
Your up-to-the-minute guide to New York City events, restaurants, bars, nightlife, ticket alerts and NSFW ephemera
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).
Fri Aug 22 Now, thanks to our friends over at Uber, discovering more of New York just got easier.
Fri Aug 22 This week Heather Graham abandoned the Off Broadway production of Neil LaBute’s The Money Shot (previews start Sept 4) for a “passion project”—a film called Half Magic that she stars in with Josh Lucas
Thu Aug 21 Outdoor beer festivals are starting to fade away with the end of summer but this block party, hosted by the New York City Brewers Guild, will keep the warm-weather vibes going past Labor Day
Thu Aug 21 We eavesdrop on Gothamites on the street and on the subway, in bars and in stores, and everywhere in between, to bring you the most ridiculous chatter
Thu Aug 21 Noodle pop-up Yuji Ramen, which closed its counters at Whole Foods last month, is set to return Monday, August 25.
Thu Aug 21 Do you need a Dirty Dancing marathon in your life? Fans can watch Jennifer Grey dance up a storm with Patrick Swayze in a free presentation of the film on AMC's YEAH!
Thu Aug 21 We're midway through August and you know what that means: You should be dropping absolutely everything to make the most of the waning summer
Thu Aug 21 Scoring a vintage Chanel bag at New York City vintage or consignment shop is still going to set you back a pretty penny. But Gilt wants to give you one for free on Saturday.
Wed Aug 20 The Afropunk Fest started in ’05 as a showcase for the marginalized black punk scene, but these days it's an edgy multigenre blowout.
Wed Aug 20 Taylor Swift's video for her song "Shake It Off" is like a dance parade with approximations of everything, from ballet to modern dance and twerking.
Wed Aug 20 Brooklyn artist collectives Something Different and We Are Raw Process are teaming up to present a mini festival and art party this Saturday
Wed Aug 20 As Drake sailed above the crowd, flying overhead on a pole–zip line straight out of last month's Katy Perry concert, you had to admire his dedication to the stadium-show spectacle.
Wed Aug 20 You only have a few more chances to get a tan while having someone read to you.
Wed Aug 20 Mario Carbone and Jeff Zalaznick are pressing specialty sandwiches during the U.S. Open beginning Monday
Wed Aug 20 We know. It feels like summer is slipping away from us. But there's still time to take advantage of some summer offerings, like these free fitness classes taking place throughout the city.