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CATHEDRAL TO HOLD CONCERT ON SUNDAY TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR REFUGEES; MUSICIANS WANTED

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The Cathedral of St. John the Divine on 112th Street and Amsterdam Avenue is looking for musicians who want to participate in a co … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEDNESDAY: COLUMBUS AVENUE HOLIDAY STROLL OFFERS DEALS, MUSIC AND FOOD

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On Wednesday from 3 to 7 p.m., dozens of Columbus Avenue businesses from 67th to 82nd Street will be offering special deals, food, wine, champagne, and entertain … Read the rest of this entry >>

THURSDAY: CENTRAL PARK HOLIDAY LIGHTING FEATURES ‘TREE FLOTILLA’

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The Central Park Conservancy is holding its 20th annual Christmas Tree lighting on Thursday, Dec. 1 at 5:30 p.m. at the Charles A. … Read the rest of this entry >>

HALLOWEEN EVENTS ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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The next few days will be full of fun Halloween events on the Upper West Side. We've listed several of them b … Read the rest of this entry >>

TUESDAY: BLOOMINGDALE HISTORY GROUP LAUNCHES SERIES ABOUT UWS AND CINEMA

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The Upper West Side has a long and fascinating connection with the movies, and a local history group plans to examine that history in a s … Read the rest of this entry >>

40TH ANNUAL MARGARET MEAD FESTIVAL BRINGS GLOBAL DOCUMENTARIES TO THE UWS

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Looking for a different kind of Saturday night at the movies? You might want to see what’s on at the Margaret Mead Festival at the American Museum of Natural His … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUNDAY: JAPANESE FESTIVAL AND RAMEN CONTEST COMING TO BROADWAY STREET FAIR

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A three-block section of Sunday's Broadway Fall Festival (street fair) will have some special treats and performa … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPERA-LOVING SEAT-GRABBERS CREATE AGGRESSIVE TENOR BEFORE MET PERFORMANCES

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First come first served indeed! Some opera-lovers went out of their way to nab the best seats in the house for the Metropolitan Opera's free high-defin … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUNDAY: FREE TENNIS LESSONS IN CENTRAL PARK FROM A STYLISH COMPANY

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Fashion brand Lacoste can help you play effortlessly beautiful tennis where you never scuff your linen shorts. This S … Read the rest of this entry >>

CENTRAL PARK FILM FESTIVAL RETURNS WITH NEW YORK VIBE, AND NEW VENUE

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The free outdoor Central Park Film Festival is back next week! This year the Central Park Conservancy will s … Read the rest of this entry >>

FREE JAZZ CONCERTS IN THE TIME WARNER CENTER

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Performers will fill the Shops at Columbus Circle complex with jazz every Tuesday evening through August 30. The con … Read the rest of this entry >>

WHY YOU NEED TO CHECK OUT THE LINCOLN CENTER OUT OF DOORS FESTIVAL, STARTING WEDNESDAY

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For those of us stuck in the sweltering city for the summer, Lincoln Center has a gift every year: the Out of Doors Festival features d … Read the rest of this entry >>

FREE UWS TENNIS CLINICS FOR KIDS START THIS WEEK

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The city is sponsoring a special series of free tennis clinics at the Brandeis campus at 145 West 84th street starting on Friday July 8, allowing all children … Read the rest of this entry >>

FIVE UNIQUE UPPER WEST SIDE EVENTS TO CHECK OUT THIS JULY

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There are tons of great local events this month, but here are a few unique ones to put on the cale … Read the rest of this entry >>

LOCALS EMBRACE TANGO, AND EACH OTHER, AT SUMMERTIME MILONGAS

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Don’t talk to strangers; dance with them. This Argentinean adage finds plenty of adherents at free, outdoor milongas (tango gatherings) happening around the UWS this su … Read the rest of this entry >>

FRENCH EMBASSY TO PUT ON OUTDOOR FILM FESTIVAL TO CELEBRATE ‘SUMMER IN PARIS’

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If you can't afford a ticket to Paris this summer, the French embassy is offering the next best thing: a free film festival celebrating the City of L … Read the rest of this entry >>

SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK SEASON OPENS TUESDAY NIGHT WITH SPECIAL TWIST

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Tuesday marks the first night of Shakespeare in the Park at the Delacorte Theater, and this year's production of Taming of the Shre … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUNDAY: RUTGERS CHURCH TO CELEBRATE NEW GREEN ROOF

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Rutgers Church at 236 West 73rd street has a new green roof and the congregation is inviting the community to check it out this week … Read the rest of this entry >>

SATURDAY: INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORE DAY, COMMUNITY PLAYGROUND CELEBRATION

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Celebrate independent bookstores and toast a local playground on Satu … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUNDAY: FREE OUTDOOR ‘OVERLOOK’ CONCERTS BEGIN

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The Riverside Park Conservancy hosts free concerts on the next three Sundays at the 116th street overlook in the middle level of Riverside … Read the rest of this entry >>

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