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Ziggy Marley Is Heading To Pier 17 For A Bob Marley Tribute Concert

Ziggy Marley, Grammy-winning Jamaican musician and son of reggae legend Bob Marley, will play a tribute concert to his father at The Rooftop at Pier 17 this fall.The October 1 show is part of the rooftop’s Summer…

Rethink Food’s New Food Truck Is Handing Out Free Meals To Combat Food Insecurity In New York City

Nonprofit food distributor Rethink Food is on a mission to create a more sustainable and…

Here’s Your Chance To Dine In Style On The Balcony Of A Landmarked Building

A dinner party on the balcony of a landmarked New York City building usually requires…

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Whether you’re making the most of a weekend getaway or looking for ways to mix up your lunch break, Downtown New York has all the shopping, dining and entertainment you could ask for. From City Hall to The Battery, savor one-of-a-kind flavors, discover awe-inspiring museums, catch a show and so much more.

When one square mile contains infinite possibility, you never know what’s next. So get going, and see what’s happening in Downtown New York.

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Downtown has been changing

Managing the Downtown-Lower Manhattan Business Improvement District (BID), the Downtown Alliance is your first and best business resource. Whether you’re dreaming of a grand opening or big-time growth, we’re here to help in more ways than one.

Who is the downtown alliance

Our mission at the Alliance for Downtown New York is to provide service, advocacy, research and information to enhance the quality of life in Lower Manhattan and advance the vibrant neighborhood as a global model of a 21st century Central Business District. By supporting economic development, public safety, sanitation, transportation and more, we strive to make Lower Manhattan an exciting, clean and safe place to live, work and play.

About the Alliance