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Elton John
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Elton John

With the Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour, Sir Elton is saying a final goodbye to the touring life

Bear Mountain Full-Day Cruise
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Bear Mountain Full-Day Cruise

Take a leisurely cruise up the Hudson River to gorgeous Bear Mountain State Park. 

The New York Comedy Festival 2018
Comedy The New York Comedy Festival 2018

2018’s biggest laugh-fest is a bonanza of comedy shows, drawing national headline acts and the cream of the local scene

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Latest news

Google opened a cute “hardware store” pop-up in Soho for the holidays

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Google opened a cute “hardware store” pop-up in Soho for the holidays
These whiskey-infused, apple pie-flavored doughnuts are like having fall in your mouth

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These whiskey-infused, apple pie-flavored doughnuts are like having fall in your mouth
We tried french fry ice cream and all the other weird flavors at the new Morgenstern’s

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We tried french fry ice cream and all the other weird flavors at the new Morgenstern’s
A spooky L train shutdown-themed haunted house and nightclub is coming to NYC

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A spooky L train shutdown-themed haunted house and nightclub is coming to NYC
Just kidding! The Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade is back on

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Just kidding! The Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade is back on
Here’s the 2018 vendor list for the Winter Village at Bryant Park

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Here’s the 2018 vendor list for the Winter Village at Bryant Park
Smorgasburg is opening weekend and night markets indoors this winter

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Smorgasburg is opening weekend and night markets indoors this winter
Brooklyn witches are putting a hex on Brett Kavanaugh this weekend

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Brooklyn witches are putting a hex on Brett Kavanaugh this weekend
Apple finally fixed its bagel emoji and added cream cheese

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Apple finally fixed its bagel emoji and added cream cheese
Williamsburg's beloved Videology Bar and Cinema is closing its doors before Halloween

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Williamsburg's beloved Videology Bar and Cinema is closing its doors before Halloween
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Save $10 at Shake, Rattle & Roll Dueling Pianos bar
Save $10 at Shake, Rattle & Roll Dueling Pianos bar

Sing, dance and drink yourself silly at this rock ‘n’ roll party

Ms. Lauryn Hill
Music Ms. Lauryn Hill

Ms. Hill returns to Prudential Hall in Newark, New Jersey to kill us softly one more time. 

Rock the Yacht!
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Rock the Yacht!

Party for two hours straight on one of Hornblower’s cruises

Justin Timberlake
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Justin Timberlake

A consummate pro, J.T. mixes a young Sinatra’s swagger and charisma with the airtight funk of peak Michael Jackson, making magic night after night with a crack big band.

Steely Dan
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Steely Dan

The inimitable jazz-pop sophisticates show off their airtight grooves at an extensive 10-night residency at Beacon Theatre

George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic
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George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic

See the godfather of interplanetary funk on his farewell tour

Catacombs by Candlelight Tour
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Catacombs by Candlelight Tour

This tour beneath St. Patrick’s Basilica takes you through NYC’s underground

Haunted Broadway Walking Tour
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Haunted Broadway Walking Tour

During this two-hour stroll, you’ll learn about Broadway and Vaudeville Stars from the great beyond

Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes
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Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes

You’ll get a kick out of this holiday stalwart, which still features Santa, wooden soldiers and the leggy, dazzling Rockettes

Night of Noir: A Kubrick Halloween
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Night of Noir: A Kubrick Halloween

A blissfully moody party based on"Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs"

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The best of New York

The best of 2018
Things to do The best of 2018

Everything you need to make the next months the wildest, most culture-packed and FOMO-free ever

101 things to do in NYC
Things to do 101 things to do in NYC

Experience the best things to do in NYC using this epic insider's guide

The 100 best restaurants in NYC you have to try
Restaurants The 100 best restaurants in NYC you have to try

We ranked the best restaurants in NYC, including classics, under-the-radar gems, buzzy newbies and more

The best bars in NYC
Bars The best bars in NYC

From dives to cocktail dens and craft-brew havens to wine haunts

The best New York attractions
Things to do The best New York attractions

The attractions locals love including historical landmarks, stunning NYC parks and more

The best Broadway shows you need to see
Theater The best Broadway shows you need to see

NYC is the place to catch these exciting plays, musicals and revivals

The best hotels in NYC
Hotels The best hotels in NYC

From glam boutique hotels to dazzling luxury properties, these are the best hotels

The best free attractions in New York
Things to do The best free attractions in New York

NYC is the perfect place to explore great landmarks without spending a dime

The top art museums in NYC
Art The top art museums in NYC

See our picks for the best art museums presenting the finest in art

The best bagels in NYC
Restaurants The best bagels in NYC

These shops serve everything from a classic lox-and-shmear to composed sandwiches

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New York neighborhoods

Williamsburg
Williamsburg

Williamsburg is the epicenter of Brooklyn as a fashionable worldwide brand

Chelsea
Chelsea

The nabe is NYC’s premier contemporary-art district

Bushwick
Bushwick

Bushwick is quickly gaining a name for itself as the new hipster hub

Soho
Soho

Don’t write off Soho as a mere urban shopping mall

Chinatown
Chinatown

Discover why this nabe is considered not only a foodie destination but a cool place to hang

East Village
East Village

East Village is easy to get to from just about anywhere in Manhattan and Brooklyn

Meatpacking District
Meatpacking District

The Meatpacking District is home to some incredible art galleries and one of the most impressive art museums in NYC

Greenwich Village
Greenwich Village

NYC’s neighborhood of artists, is the best place to go for bohemian fares

Harlem
Harlem

Most notable for its exuberant gospel choirs, soul food restaurants and being home to the Harlem Renaissance

Lower East Side
Lower East Side

The Lower East Side is now one of Manhattan’s most fashionable neighborhoods

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Popular stories

All the free museums days in NYC you should know about
Museums All the free museums days in NYC you should know about

In many major cities around the world, museums are government funded, which means entry is free. Alas, this is not the case with New York City’s museums. Institutions like MoMA and the Guggenheim charge hefty admissions, and while the Metropolitan Museum of Art used to be pay what you wish for everyone, that policy is restricted now to New York State residents. Still, there are plenty of museums that are free or have free days. And there still museums with pay what you wish admission, if not every day, then on certain days weekly or monthly. You just have to know who offers what. To figure that out, check our guide to the best free museums and discount hours at NYC’s museums. RECOMMENDED: Full guide to the best museums in NYC

A Q train was completely covered in illegal graffiti
News A Q train was completely covered in illegal graffiti

It’s unknown how long the train was in operation before being pulled out of service for a clean up

The 50 best ’80s songs
Music The 50 best ’80s songs

Grab your Walkman, turn up the treble and get ready to celebrate pop’s golden era with these best ’80s songs

The best fall shows to see on Broadway and beyond in 2018
Theater The best fall shows to see on Broadway and beyond in 2018

Our short list of the major new plays, musicals and revivals coming to Broadway and Off Broadway stages this fall

The seven most astonishingly beautiful places in South Africa
The seven most astonishingly beautiful places in South Africa

Will you go on a safari? Trace the footsteps of Nelson Mandela in the year of his centenary? Soak up some sun on a beach in Durban?

The best karaoke songs ever
Music The best karaoke songs ever

Take on one of the best karaoke songs next time you feel like belting out a classic tune or singing a love songs

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Discover the best things to do in North America

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The 15 best things to do in Virginia
Things to do The 15 best things to do in Virginia

With valley hikes, decent beaches and a glut of fresh seafood, Virginia makes a strong case for a visit.

The 16 best things to do in Tennessee
Things to do The 16 best things to do in Tennessee

Explore the best things to do Tennessee with our guide to everything from country music museums to distillery tours.

The 10 best things to do in Clearwater
Things to do The 10 best things to do in Clearwater

This city has much to offer, from botanical gardens to craft beer. Here are the best things to do in Clearwater.

The 14 best things to do in Spokane
Things to do The 14 best things to do in Spokane

Looking for things to do in Spokane? Here are the places to check out in the hometown of Bing Cosby.

The 12 best things to do in Whistler
Things to do The 12 best things to do in Whistler

Between stunning parks, scenic hikes on mountain trails and relaxing spas, these are the best things to do in Whistler.

11 fun things to do in San Luis Obispo
Things to do 11 fun things to do in San Luis Obispo

Laidback vibes, surfing, scenic beauty and local artistry pepper our list of best things to do in San Luis Obispo.

The 14 best things to do in Oregon
Things to do The 14 best things to do in Oregon

With offbeat charm and some of the coolest cities in the US, Oregon is the place to be.

10 awesome things to do in West Virginia
Things to do 10 awesome things to do in West Virginia

Discover a secret bunker and a music lodge in the Mountain State. Here are the best things to do in West Virginia.

The 10 best things to do in Ontario
Things to do The 10 best things to do in Ontario

A pristine provincial park, offbeat attractions and fine cuisine are all among the best things to do in Ontario.

The 11 best things to do in Cocoa Beach
Things to do The 11 best things to do in Cocoa Beach

Sand and surf are Cocoa Beach’s best assets. Here’s how to get the most out of the city – on and off the water.

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