Park Film Fest Starts Friday, July 9th, With a Twist

The French Embassy is sponsoring films in city parks this month, with the option to watch them in parks or at … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Socially Distanced Outdoor Concerts Planned for This Weekend

The Chamber Music Center of New York is holding a concert by the CMC Youth Outdoor Orchestra at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday beside the Ellington in the Park Cafe around 106th S … Read the rest of this entry >>

Waterline Square Park Will Host Free Outdoor Concerts

The newest park on the Upper West Side is hosting free concerts every other Wednesday for the next couple of months. Waterline Square Park is in the middle of … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘Tis The Season for An Origami Tree and Several Holiday Tree Lightings Around the Neighborhood

On Monday morning, November 25th, the American Museum of Natural History kicked off the holiday season with the lighting of its annual Origami Holiday T … Read the rest of this entry >>

Halloween Events on the Upper West Side: Dracula, Kids Stuff, Funny Dogs, and a Drag Show

There are lots of events in the neighborhood this year for people and animals of all ages, so get dressed up and out of the h … Read the rest of this entry >>

Riverside Park Summer Concert Series Starts Saturday

The 2019 RCTA Summer Sunset Concert Series kicks off this Saturday with a jazz concert by musician Ron McCl … Read the rest of this entry >>

See More Free Outdoor Movies in Local Playgrounds This Month

Council Member Helen Rosenthal's office is sponsoring more free outdoor movies at local playgrounds this month, so grab a bl … Read the rest of this entry >>

A Ceremony, A Walk and a Concert to Commemorate Memorial Day on the UWS

Memorial Day weekend is coming up and there are some special events in the neighborhood that commemorate veterans who died in service to the cou … Read the rest of this entry >>

Three Unique Local Events This Weekend

This weekend is packed with events, and we wanted to highlight three unique … Read the rest of this entry >>

Summer on the Hudson Offers Free Concerts, Outdoor Workouts and Kids Activities

Upper West Siders should never neglect to count their blessings, which include not just one, but both of New York City’s most beautiful p … Read the rest of this entry >>

Watch Free Outdoor Screenings of Spider-Verse and Green Book This Month; Free Popcorn Too!

City Council Member Helen Rosenthal is sponsoring movie screenings in local playgrounds this m … Read the rest of this entry >>

Free ‘Jane’s Walks’ Will Take You to Special UWS Spots from May 3-5

Landmark West sent out a reminder that Jane's Walks -- an annual event in honor of Jane Jacobs that allows volunteers to hold wal … Read the rest of this entry >>

Lincoln Center Releases Schedule for Next Month’s Free 60th Anniversary Bash

Lincoln Center broke ground on its campus 60 years ago, and it's celebrating the anniversary with a block party on Saturday … Read the rest of this entry >>

Tulip-Fest Returns This Month With 13,000 Beauties

The West Side Community Garden is hosting its popular annual Tulip Festival on two weekends this month, and it's a can't-miss experi … Read the rest of this entry >>

Movie News: Cat Video Fest, Reelabilities Festival, Marvel Movie Marathon

The New Plaza Cinemas group that was created after Lincoln Plaza Cinemas closed is hosting a new slate of films at at the New York Institute of Techn … Read the rest of this entry >>

Lincoln Center to Host Block Party with Free Events for 60th Anniversary

Lincoln Center turns 60 this May and to celebrate it's holding a block party on Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 … Read the rest of this entry >>

Taste of the Upper West Side: Special Discount for Rag Readers

SPONSORED: Taste of the Upper West Side, proudly presented by the Columbus Avenue BID, returns May 17 & 18! Please join us in celebr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Monday: A Unique Talk About Central Park’s History

Author Stephen Wolf will tell stories about Central Park -- some historical, some fictional -- at a special talk on Monday night. Wolf, a profess … Read the rest of this entry >>

Saturday: Free Roller Skating in the World’s Largest Cathedral

The Cathedral of St. John the Divine is building a temporary roller-skating rink in the nave of the cathedral to host a roller-skating party on Sat … Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Street Fair Dates Released, and Approved by Community Board

Community Board 7 approved 12 street fairs on the Upper West Side this week, the same number as last … Read the rest of this entry >>