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New Yorkers live and die for our city. We tolerate and even embrace infinitesimal personal space, endless hustling and rent so high we have to laugh to keep from crying—all for our devotion to these five boroughs. And why? Because New York City loves us back and is. Our insane metropolis keeps us wanting seconds, thirds and more because of the thousands of extraordinary moments we can experience only here. And damn, we do want to experience them all. So here’s our collection of the 99 killer, nontouristy things to do in the city before you die—a list made by New Yorkers for New Yorkers—that takes you through tunnels, over bridges, on top of buildings and into the sea. This way, when you finally kick the bucket (or maybe just move to upstate New York or to the Left Coast), you can say “No regrets” and mean it. Start ticking off those boxes, people.