Monday, April 30, 2012

The Obama Presidency Photo Exhibit

Now through June 2nd, swing by the Schomburg Center (515 Malcolm X Boulevard) and check out: The Obama Presidency: A Look Behind the Scenes. The exhibit features 56 photographs by chief official White House photographer Pete Souza.

Click here for more information.

Friday, April 27, 2012

Hester Street Fair Kicks Off Tomorrow

The Hester Street Fair (corner of Hester Street and Essex Street) has taken Lower Manhattan by storm in recent summers. And now they're back... with even bigger and better vendors.

Tomorrow from 10AM-6PM the fair is hosting The Lower Feast Side which will bring some delicious food vendors to the area including Pies and Thighs, Luke's Lobster, Sons of Essex, White Belly Pizza, and dozens more! Swing by early to avoid the lines. We'll see you there!

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Tomorrow: Enterprise Flyover Along West Side

The arrival of the space shuttle Enterprise in New York City will take place between 9:30AM and 11:30AM tomorrow morning along the Hudson River. The Enterprise is being put on display at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum for the summer.

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

$2 Drinks At Jamba Juice

Today and tomorrow, swing by any Jamba Juice location and present the coupon below for a $2.00 drink!

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

$1 Slices At Pizza By Cer Te Today

Head over to Midtown's Pizza By Cer Te (132 E 56th Street) starting at noon today and you can order two slices of their delicious Margherita pizza for a total of just $2.00 in honor of their two year anniversary.

Monday, April 23, 2012

Improv Comedy From 30 Rock Cast Members

Scott Adsit and John Lutz -- both of 30 Rock fame -- are combining their improv skills tonight for the first time ever. John & Scott kicks off at 8PM at the UCB Theatre, but we suggest hopping on the standby line quite a bit before then. Tickets are $5. Click here for more info.

Friday, April 20, 2012

Le Bingo At Le Poisson Rouge

Bingo at Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker Street) isn't for your grandmother. Swing by tonight and every Saturday evening starting at 7PM, where you'll have the chance to win an assortment of prizes -- from discount-store delights to a cash jackpot! The festivities take place in the Gallery Bar and happy hour prices are available until 7:30PM. Admission is free and Bingo cards cost $2.00 each.

Click here for all the details.

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Free Movie Screenings: Tribeca Film Festival

The Tribeca Film Festival hosts free movie screenings tonight (Jaws), tomorrow (The Goonies), and on Saturday (Knuckleball). The latter is a new documentary about baseball.

The movies are part of the Tribeca Drive-In, located along Hudson River behind the World Financial Center. Seating is first-come, first-served starting at 6PM, with the films beginning shortly after 8PM.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

1994 Beer Prices At Doc Holiday's

It's hard to believe that a beer cost $4.00 on Avenue A in the mid-90s. Regardless, Doc Holiday's (141 Avenue A) is celebrating 18 years in business with $4 drinks all day, everyday... well, through Sunday, at least. Swing by for a cold one!

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Free Coachella Music Sampler From Filter Magazine

Miss hologram Tupac at Coachella this weekend?

We guess the next best thing would be to snag a free album from Filter Magazine featuring Broken Social Scene, Minus The Bear, and more! Grab it here.

Monday, April 16, 2012

NYC's Best Beaches

Yes, we know it's still April. But with temperatures approaching 90 degrees today, we thought it might be a good idea to take a sick day and hit the beach. Check out Time Out New York's list of the city's best beach spots and where to hang out after you soak up some sun. You'll want to keep it handy for the next few months.

Friday, April 13, 2012

$2 Rides: The Prospect Park Carousel

The Prospect Park Carousel -- which is celebrating its 100th birthday this year - is now open for business. A ride will cost you just $2.00, not a bad way to spend your allowance over spring break.

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Free Admission: Bronx Museum

The Bronx Museum is opening it's doors for free in honor of its 40th anniversary. The museum is open Thursday-Sunday and is located close to Yankee Stadium.

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Rare Kurt Cobain Photos On Display In Soho

Now through April 23rd, swing by the Morrison Hotel Gallery in Soho (124 Price Street) and check out a collection of rare Kurt Cobain photographs taken by Jesse Frohman, just weeks before Cobain's death.

Click here for more information.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Art Gallery Turned Garden In Soho

Now through April 24th, swing by The Hole (312 Bowery) in Soho. The art gallery has been transformed into a utopia featuring a pond, lily pads, and flowers. The gallery is open Tuesday-Saturday from 12PM-7PM. Click here for more information.

Monday, April 9, 2012

Win Tix To Broadway's Seminar W/ Jeff Goldblum

It's time for another Broadway ticket giveaway!

In SEMINAR -- staring Jeff Goldblum, Justin Long, and Jerry O'Connell -- four aspiring young novelists sign up for private writing classes with an international literary figure.  Under his recklessly brilliant and unorthodox instruction, some thrive and others flounder, alliances are made and broken, sex is used as a weapon and hearts are unmoored.

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, tell us the name of your favorite novel! We'll pick five winners at random tomorrow.

If you're not a winner, you can still get discounted tickets! Now through May 27th, get $84 Orchestra and Front Mezzanine seats and $69 Rear Mezzanine seats on Monday-Thursday evening & Wednesday and Sunday afternoon. On Friday and Saturday, Orchestra and Front Mezzanine seats are $89.50. Visit or call 212.947.8844 and use code SEFNF316.

Check out SEMINAR on Facebook and Twitter!

Friday, April 6, 2012

The Return Of Brooklyn Flea

Tomorrow, Brooklyn Flea (which hibernates inside from December - March) returns to its outdoor locations. Saturday the market will be in Fort Greene (10AM-5PM) in addition to Smorgasburg along the waterfront in Williamsburg (11AM-6PM). On Sunday, the market sets up shop in Williamsburg (10AM-5PM).

Check their website for all the latest vendors, opening-day fun, and some new friends joining them this season.

Thursday, April 5, 2012

7th Annual NYC Pillow Fight This Weekend

Get your pillows ready! The annual slumber party brawl will take place in Washington Square Park at 3PM this Saturday.

Click here for more information.

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Free Open Bar At Brother Jimmy's

Brother Jimmy's (181 Lexington Avenue) in Murray Hill is hosting a Tweet 4 Meat launch party tomorrow evening featuring a two hour open bar from 6PM-8PM. Click here to RSVP and for all the details.

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Free Cone Day @ Ben & Jerry's

It's one of our favorite days of the year! Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry's. From 12:00PM-8:00 PM grab yourself a free treat at any of their shops! There are only three Manhattan locations remaining (plus one in Hoboken!) which we've listed below. Enjoy!

Macys Herald Square
Macys - 4th Floor
151 West 34th Street
New York, NY 10001

Ben & Jerry's Rockefeller Center
Rockefeller Plaza
Concourse Level
New York, NY 10020

Ben & Jerry's Hoboken
405 Washington Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Ben & Jerry's 104th & Broadway
2722 Broadway
New York, NY 10025

Cheap Ice Skating At Rockefeller Center

It might be spring already, but today is one of your last chances to take advantage of a great discount in honor of the 25th anniversary of Rockefeller Center's ice skating rink. On Tuesdays through the end of April, admission and skate rentals are just $7.50! Click here for more information.

Monday, April 2, 2012

Meatloaf Mondays At Enid's In Greenpoint

Head over to Enid's (560 Manhattan Avenue) in Greenpoint for $10 Meatloaf Mondays. You'll get some meatloaf, mashed potatoes and veggys + a bottle of beer, shot, or well drink -- all for just $10! And if you're still thirsty, they have happy hour prices from 4PM-7PM and 12AM-2AM!