Events & Festivals

Your guide to the best events and festivals in NYC


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"Mac Conner: A New York Life"

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  • Critics choice

The career of illustrator McCauley (“Mac”) Conner helped to define

  1. Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave, between 103rd and 104th Sts
  2. Wed Sep 10 - Mon Jan 19
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"Barbara Nessim: An Artful Life"

  • Critics choice

Barbara Nessim is a pioneer in graphic design. The Bronx-born artist and

  1. Bard Graduate Center Gallery 18 W 86th St, between Central Park West and Columbus Ave
  2. Sun Dec 21 - Mon Jan 12
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Holiday Under the Stars

  • Critics choice
  • Free

Take a break from Christmas shopping and check out Time Warner Center’s

  1. Time Warner Center 10 Columbus Circle, at Broadway
  2. Sun Dec 21 - Sun Jan 4
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Barneys New York holiday windows

  • Critics choice
  • Free

Walk by Barneys New York for a holiday view of fluffy woodland creatures

  1. Barneys New York 660 Madison Ave, at 61st St
  2. Mon Dec 22 - Wed Dec 31
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