Blog Posts Tagged "Governors Island"

10/07/2019 Lower Manhattan's Guide to Halloween: A Haunted 5K, Booze Cruise and More

As children, adults and anyone else who likes fun can attest, Halloween is the most wonderful time of the year. And what better way to…

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08/22/2019 African Film, Virtual Galaxies, Cuban Art: September Events

Main photo courtesy: The Vendy Awards By: Kristin Heise September Events in Lower Manhattan are equal parts extended summer pop-ups (let’s bask in Daylight Saving…

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06/19/2019 Seaport Fireworks, Dining Deals & Island Oases this July

Above photo courtesy of Pier 17 Main photo courtesy of Waterfront Alliance By: Kristin Heise Lower Manhattan’s cobblestoned streets are perfect for “anytime” summertime explorations,…

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09/07/2018 Governors Island Is The Place To Be In September

By Caroline De Tino Summer may be over but don't tell Governors Island. They've got a packed calendar for September with performances, film screenings and…

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08/21/2018 Have a Roaring Time at the Jazz Age Lawn Party

By: Caroline De Tino Show off your best Texas Tommy, Charleston and Foxtrot dance moves later this month at "one of the most spectacular things…

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05/01/2018 A Car-Free Summer Oasis in NY Harbor

What's 800 yards away, filled with summer fun and just opened for the season?  Governors Island! The Island promises a car-free oasis just a five…

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07/15/2013 City of Water Day: A Free Day of Entertainment, Education & Adventure

On Saturday, July 20th from 10AM to 4PM the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance presents its sixth annual City of Water Day (CWD) - a free event…

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09/25/2012 53,000 Students Hit the Books in City’s Fastest-Growing School Zone

[caption id="attachment_11656" align="alignleft" width="335" caption="The new Fiterman Hall at BMCC"][/caption]  By Liz Berger I just went to my 30th college reunion, yet I still organize…

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07/03/2012 A Design Performance Hot Enough to Melt Glass

[caption id="attachment_11079" align="alignleft" width="448" caption="Corning Museum glassmaker Eric Meek makes a design by Arik Levy at GlassLab. Photo by Corning Museum of Glass."][/caption] By Kelly…

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06/26/2012 Lower Manhattan – So Much Fun For Free

New York’s most exciting and enticing destination has more to see and do than any other square mile in the world – and much of…

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