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Holiday showdown: Easter versus 4/20

Thu Apr 17 Candy and smoking up, officially together at last. With these celebrations landing on the same day this year, we break down where to get baked, bunnied or…both.

The five best Broadway and Off Broadway shows to see this weekend

Thu Apr 17 Critics’ picks for the best of Broadway and Off Broadway playing at theaters in NYC this weekend

Watch Louis CK jump off the Brooklyn Bridge

Wed Apr 16 …in this trailer for the fourth season of Louie on FX.

Now you can take your baby to a rave in NYC. Hooray?

Wed Apr 16 “Baby Rave” is coming to the New Victory theater, May 7-18. Better bust out that pacifier.

Are vagina-shaped fireworks coming to New York next week?

Wed Apr 16 Judy Chicago is creating a pyrotechnics show based on “The Dinner Party,” her much-talked-about installation featuring plates adorned with lady parts

Aziz Ansari serves up first episode of “Food Club”: Which New York restaurants should he visit?

Wed Apr 16 Ansari and his fellow comedians debut a food-focused web series, and we suggest sites to mock in NYC

This is not a drill: Mission Chinese Food pops up at Frankies 457 tonight

Wed Apr 16 Danny Bowien’s spitfire Szechuan hit is back for one night only at the Brooklyn trattoria

Fashion invades Brooklyn (again): Dior plans Brooklyn Navy Yard show

Wed Apr 16 Following Alexander Wang's lead, Dior plans a runway show in the borough next month

Take a look inside the all-new Tavern on the Green, opening April 24

Wed Apr 16 The Central Park landmark restaurant—closed since 2010—gets a rustic, wood-fired makeover

Time Out ranks the 100 best animated movies of all time

Wed Apr 16 Disney and Pixar classics, cult movies, stop-motion, anime: The whole of animation is right here!

See renderings of the space-agey structure proposed for Queens

Wed Apr 16 This mind-bending development includes luxury condos and commercial space above a transportation hub

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show leaves NYC and heads to London (slideshow)

Tue Apr 15 The annual lingerie runway show is jumping across the pond later this year

Beyond the booze: Five cocktail menus so cool, you'll want to steal them

Tue Apr 15 At these NYC cocktail bars, the clever, crafty and even kinky menus kick off the good times even before the first sip

Queer rappers are approaching the mainstream. Don't believe us? Check out this video playlist

Tue Apr 15 Hip-hop is definitely no longer just for straights, as these LGBT acts prove

Tribeca Film Festival 2014: Ten movies you can’t miss

Tue Apr 15 Power games, weird sex and two old friends on an Icelandic getaway: Tribeca beguiles yet again

You can own a piece of Pawel Althamer’s New Museum show

Tue Apr 15 With the Polish artist’s survey at the New Museum closing soon, visitors are invited to come in and claim a part of the crowd-sourced installation at the heart of the show

Bad weather survival guide: How to get through a humid, rainy summer in New York

Tue Apr 15 Sorry, folks: It looks like we’re in for a summer of terrible weather. Here’s how to enjoy yourself indoors this year if necessary.

Q&A: Rashida Jones talks Cuban Fury (video)

Tue Apr 15 The Parks and Rec star chats about matching wits with Nick Frost and Chris O’Dowd in a dance-tastic new comedy

Sarah Jessica Parker interviews ballet stars on WNYC’s The Leonard Lopate Show

Tue Apr 15 For her guest-host debut on The Leonard Lopate Show, Sarah Jessica Parker interviews Gelsey Kirkland, Ashley Bouder and Sara Mearns

The four cutest dogs starring in Broadway shows right now

Tue Apr 15 Broadway is going to the dogs, and we couldn’t be happier about it. Here’s our roundup of the best pooches currently making cuddly cameos on the Great White Way and beyond

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