Movies in the park and summer outdoor screenings in NYC
Discover where to catch movies in the park this summer with our handy calendar of outdoor screenings
The 20 events you can’t miss in NYC this summer
Summer means the city heats up in a big way, and we couldn’t be more excited
4th of July events in NYC
Fete our nation's birthday in style
Things to do in New York today
All you could ever need today and more!
This Week in New York: Critics' picks
British singer Mika is garish and fearless: As a pop star, his impulsive audacity isn’t exasperating but liberating. Early singles from his recently released...
International African Arts Festival
While this four-day festival started as a small community fund-raiser, it now attracts a crowd of 75,000 from around the world. This year’s lineup is as...
"Trenton Doyle Hancock: Skin and Bones, 20 Years of Drawing"
This collection of 20 years of the artist’s wild world of twisted and hilarious cartoon drawings jumps to life at the Studio Museum. Hancock received a the...
"Frida Kahlo: Art. Garden. Life."
Examine the influences of plants and wildlife in Kahlo’s work while surrounded by flora and fauna yourself. Twelve original paintings, including her...
Upcoming events in NYC
4th of July events in NYC
Independence Day means beaches, fireworks and other events that make this summer holiday one of our favorites
Lincoln Center Festival
One of the city’s most thrilling multi-arts events offers stunning plays, dance, operas and visual art from around the world
Bastille Day in NYC
Ooh la la! Francophiles have their choice of fetes to celebrate Bastille Day
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Four crazy foods to try over the long weekend
The fourth of July celebrates all the things our proud nation has to offer, and food is something we do pretty damn well (especially in NYC). There are lots...
31 signs that New York City likes you today
By Time Out contributors, edited by Sophie Harris We all know New York has a rep for being a little, ahem, hectic. But not every day is an "I'm walkin'...
Be your own bartender at these five mixology classes
It's a sad yet somehow totally accepted truth in New York City that a nice cocktail will easily run you $14 or $15. But investing in the ingredients and...
Five photos of over-the-top patriotic nail art for July Fourth
Aside from Bastille Day, 4th of July might be the only feasible day to wear red, white and blue in unison. Sure, it’s a little cheesy—but if you have the...
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101 things to do in New York
Discover all of the very best things to do in New York with the ultimate insider’s guide to the city
Things to do in NYC this weekend
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Free things to do in NYC
Think nothing’s free in NYC? Think again. We’ve got hundreds of free things to do to keep your calendar booked.
Cheap things to do in NYC
In case you haven’t heard, New York is expensive. Crazy, right? But great deals are popping up all the time.