Blog Posts Categorized as"Mess Around Downtown"

12/10/2020 Looking To Limit Your Out-Of-State Travel? Book A Staycation Downtown And See What It Has To Offer.

With the pandemic continuing to surge around the country, you might be looking to limit your out-of-state travel. But that doesn’t mean you can’t take…

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12/08/2020 How To Celebrate The Holidays In Lower Manhattan

Without the usual festive parties, family get-togethers and packed shopping streets, it’s safe to say 2020's holiday season is a little muted. But there are…

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11/20/2020 Lace Up Your Skates: Brookfield Place’s Ice Skating Rink Is Back For The Holidays

Don’t let the unseasonably summery weather fool you, for the holiday season has one of the city’s best socially-distanced perks: outdoor ice skating.   For…

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10/30/2020 Take A Free Audio Walking Tour Of Lower Manhattan With The Black Gotham Experience

Open House New York took its offerings digital this year, pivoting from the usual in-person visits to the city’s historic sites to more pandemic-friendly offerings…

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03/05/2020 This Lower Manhattan Cafe Has Fresh-Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies For Just $1

It’s not just rents that are high in New York City: The price New Yorkers pay per cookie at almost every cafe and bakery around…

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02/28/2020 Colossal Crystals That Can Be Played Like A Theremin: Five Questions With 'Oscillation' Designer Ryan Swanson

Colorful, musical art is coming to the neighborhood via "Oscillation," an interactive exhibit created by Brooklyn-based design firm the Urban Conga. The installation consists of…

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02/14/2020 Now's The Time For Your Child To Become Your In-House Ice Cream Chef

It’s a teaching moment at Big Gay Ice Cream. The ice cream outfit’s Seaport location (207 Front Street) is offering classes for kids on February…

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02/12/2020 Guess Where Lower Manhattan’s Newest Financier Is Hiding

Whether you’re a zealous bargain hunter or shopping-averse, whether you need a whole new wardrobe or an easy outfit update, everyone already has good reason…

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02/03/2020 You Know There’s A Free Downtown Bus, Right?

It's a truth universally acknowledged that New York is one incredibly pricey place to live. Sometimes it feels like there's a $20 fee just to…

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02/03/2020 Business Insider Investigates That Downtown Scene In 'National Treasure' — But They Missed Something

Aylin Woodward at Business Insider was recently inspired by the 2004 movie "National Treasure," and so she took a deep dive into one of Lower…

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