Friday, December 23, 2011

Happy Holidays!

We wanted to take this opportunity to wish you a happy and festive holiday season -- from our family to yours. Thank you for taking the time to visit NYC Daily Deals over the past year. We've enjoyed bringing you some of the city's best deals and happenings in 2011.

We'll be off next week for the holidays, but we already have some exciting stuff lined up for 2012! See you back here on January 2nd for another year of great deals!

Thursday, December 22, 2011

The World's Largest Menorah

Jewish or not -- you'll want to check out the world's largest menorah which will be residing on 59th Street and 5th Avenue for the next week. It's 32 feet high! Happy Chanukah Hanukkah Hannukah (insert proper spelling here)!

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Dyker Heights Christmas Lights

Every holiday season, a six-block area of Brooklyn's Dyker Heights neighborhood is transformed into a dazzling display of Christmas lights. From 83rd Street to 86th Street between 11th Avenue and 13th Avenue, you'll see everything from inflatable Santas to motorized light shows. Prime viewing time is between 7PM and 9PM daily, through Christmas.

Click here for more information.

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

$5 Cocktails At Employees Only

A cocktail at Employees Only (510 Hudson Street) - one of the city's best cocktail bars - will normally run you $15. But tonight until 9PM swing by with an unwrapped toy donation and a drink will cost you just $5.

Monday, December 19, 2011

Le Parker Meridien's Annual Gingerbread Extravaganza

Inside the atrium at Le Parker Meridien (119 West 56th Street) you'll find the hotel's annual gingerbread house display. It'll be on view through January 6th.

While you're there, grab a bite at one of our favorite spots: The Burger Joint!

Friday, December 16, 2011

Ride A Vintage MTA Subway Car Tomorrow

Every holiday season, the MTA brings a few vintage subway cars out of retirement and back into service. Tomorrow -- and every Saturday through December 24th -- you can ride one up 6th Avenue. Click here for a schedule and more details

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Harper's Bazaar: A Decade of Style

Now through January 8th, check out Harper's Bazaar: A Decade of Style at the International Center Of Photography (1133 6th Avenue). The exhibit features portraits of designers Marc Jacobs and Diane Von Furstenberg, as well as celebrities like Daphne Guinness, Lady Gaga, and Julianne Moore.

Admission to the center is pay what you wish Friday from 5PM-8PM.

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Gaga's Workshop: Barney's Holiday Windows

This year the folks at Barney's have let Lady Gaga take over their holiday windows. The result? A series of Gaga-themed tableaux designed in collaboration with the department store. Swing by the corner of 60th and Madison before traffic becomes heavy next week.

Click here for more info.

Meatball Tuesdays At... Ikea!

That's right. You can find more than just cheap furniture at IKEA in Brooklyn. Every Tuesday from 4PM-8:30PM, an order of their signature meatballs costs just $2.49. You'll get 15 Swedish meatballs with lingon berries, potatoes and cream sauce. There's a limit of one per customer.

Monday, December 12, 2011

Win Tickets To See "The Man Who Came To Dinner"

It's time for another ticket giveaway!

In The Man Who Came To Dinner, celebrated critic and radio personality, Sheridan Whiteside, slips on an icy doorstep while on a December lecture tour. Confined for several weeks of recovery at the Midwestern home of the utterly conventional Mr. and Mrs. Stanley, he proceeds to turn the family's life inside out with his incessant demands, long-distance phone calls and parade of eccentric celebrity guests

We have five pairs of tickets to give to five lucky readers and their guests! To enter, simply visit our Facebook page. In the "comments" section of the posting about the show, answer this question: If you could have dinner with one celebrity, who would it be? We'll pick five winners at random tomorrow.

Not lucky this time around? Click here  or call 212-352-3101 and use code PTCHHC to get 15% off of tickets.

Friday, December 9, 2011

Exhibit: Rare Photos Of The Beatles

Tomorrow morning (and on 12/17) you can check out The Beatles: Hidden Gallery -- a great exhibit at Midtown's Zankel Hall featuring recently discovered photos of The Beatles. The exhibit will only be open from 10:30AM-12:30 PM and free tickets are available at the box office starting at 10AM.

Click here for more information.

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Pop-Up Green Space "Park Here" In SoHo

Park Here at Openhouse Gallery (201 Mulberry Street) is back!

Now through mid-February, visit the SoHo pop-up park that features an indoor area with trees, grass, benches and a rotating cast of food vendors. Other festivities in the 4,500-square-foot space will include yoga sessions, movie nights and games of croquet.

Click here for more information.

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Win Free Tickets To Broadway's Follies

Over the summer, we gave you a chance to win tickets to Broadway's Follies. The show will be closing on January 22nd and we have five more pairs of tickets to give to you today!

The lavish and landmark new staging of James Goldman and Stephen Sondheim’s Tony Award winning musical -- complete with a 28-piece orchestra and a cast of 41 -- is led by Bernadette Peters, Jan Maxwell, Danny Burstein, Ron Raines and Elaine Paige.

For your chance to win, simply click here and fill out our contest form! Include the name and e-mail address of the guest you'd like to take and we'll send both of you an e-mail if you win! You can enter up to five times with five different guests! We'll pick the winners tomorrow at random.

If you're not a winner, you can still get discounted tickets to the show. Now through December 25th, mid-mezzanine seats are available starting at just $74 and orchestra & front mezzanine starting at $97. Go to or call 212-947-8844 and use code 3NEDEB. You can also mention the code at the Marquis Theater Box Office (46th Street between Broadway and 8th Avenue).

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

$2 Menu Items At Schnipper's Quality Kitchen

Today only, Schnipper's Quality Kitchen is offering guests all items on their menu for just $2.00 at their new location on 23rd Street & Madison Avenue. The includes their double cheeseburger (normally $8.50), fried shrimp and fries (normally $9.99), and their fresh beet and goat cheese salad (normally $8.50).

Click here for more information.

Monday, December 5, 2011

1/2 Priced Wine At Fatty Crab

According to Eater, Fatty Crab UWS (2170 Broadway) is now offering select bottles of wine for half price on Monday evening!

Friday, December 2, 2011

SmorgasBrewery This Sunday

On Sunday, the folks behind Brooklyn Flea are launching SmorgasBrewery - a rotating cast of five Brooklyn Flea/Smorgasburg food vendors inside of the Brooklyn Brewery Tasting Room (79 North 11th Street) in Williamsburg.

Every Sunday from 12PM-5PM through March, you'll be able to chow down on some of the city's best bites. This weekend, expect to see: Brooklyn Oyster Party, Kumquat Cupcakery, Landhaus (BLTs, lamb burgers), Mile End (smoked meat, more), and Shorty Tang & Sons (cold sesame noodles, dumplings).

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Keith Haring Pop-Up Art Exhibit

You might not know Keith Haring by name. But you'll certainly recognize his signature artwork. Now through Saturday, swing by Pace Prints (521 West 26th Street) and check out a great exhibit featuring his work!