Best NYC Spring Events

“Little darling, it’s been a long cold lonely winter…Little darling, it feels like years since it’s been here…Here comes the (spring) here comes the (spring).”  — George Harrison, “Here Comes the Sun” The little green buds on trees are…

pasta making unsplash

Whether you’re single or hitched, if you’re staying in town this weekend, you can enjoy the perks of the Hallmark holiday with one of these seven offbeat Valentine’s Day activities around NYC.

art at littlefield

For the past two and a half years, Littlefield, the performance and art space inside a sustainable building in the Gowanus, has provided an expansive calendar of curated events for the community from craft fairs to art exhibits to…

InSpirit dance group

What: 18th Annual Red Hook Festival Where: Louis J. Valentino Park & Pier (Coffey St. & Ferris St.) When: June 3rd 6-9p.m., June 4th 11 a.m.-7p.m. Why: There’s a local stage in South Brooklyn set to kick off a…

rooftop films nyc

What: 15th Annual Rooftop Films Summer Series When: Starting May 13th–August 20th; doors at 8p.m., live music at 8:30p.m., film at 9p.m., after party to follow Where: On and off Manhattan Why: There’s a signal for summer and it…

New York Photo Fest 2011

What: 2011 New York Photo Festival Where: Multiples venues, including the Powerhouse Arena, 37 Main Street, DUMBO When: May 11-15th, Exhibition Hours Vary Why: The New York Photo Festival returns for its fourth photography installation. The multi-venue festival will…

Brooklyn Museum Photo © Adam Husted 2005

What: The Brooklyn Museum’s Target First Saturdays Series Where: Brooklyn Museum, Prospect Heights When: May 7th and beyond, activities begin at 5 p.m. Why: This spring, New Yorkers will tilt their heads upwards with happiness for reasons other than…

Food Experiment

What: The Food Experiments National Tour presented by Brooklyn Brewery Where and When: Washington DC on May 15th; Philadelphia on June 5th; Boston on July 31st; Brooklyn in September Why: For the past two years, friends and veteran cook-off…

What: The Holiday Food Experiment When: Dec 5th, 4 p.m. Where: The Bell House – Gowanus, Brooklyn Why: If there’s one time when experimenting with food might be unwelcomed it’s during the holiday season, when the consumption of well…