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A Pop-Up Beach Is Taking Over the Seaport for July 4 Weekend

New York City is surrounded by water, and the ocean is never more than a subway ride away. This Fourth of July weekend, you don’t even have to leave Lower Manhattan, because the beach is coming to you!The inaugural Seaport Beach fest will bring a...

12 Affordable Hotels for Your Wall Street Vacation or Staycation

12 Affordable Hotels for Your Wall Street Vacation or Staycation

The list of luxury hotels around Wall Street now has tons of exciting options, from Casa Cipriana’s exclusive rooms to the new Wall Street Hotel...

Wyatt Kahn’s Huge First Public Art Exhibit Just Opened in City Hall Park

Wyatt Kahn’s Huge First Public Art Exhibit Just Opened in City Hall Park

Sculptures of everyday objects such as a phone, a comb and a pair of eyeglasses come to dramatic oversized life in a new large-scale art exhibit at...

Klimt to the Limit: New Immersive Art Exhibit Opens in September

Remember last year when the city was first abuzz over the immersive Vincent Van Gogh exhibit that invited visitors to wander through a trippy...

Find Out Why Urbanists Love Battery Park City in this Walking Tour

You’ve got another chance to learn about the groundbreaking new urbanism of Battery Park City this summer. The Congress for New Urbanism is...

CompleteBody Has a Completely Great Independence Day Deal

This Independence Day, celebrate your freedom from overpriced gym memberships: Lower Manhattan’s CompleteBody (10 Hanover Square), which offers a...

Stock Up on Shinjuku Deli’s Asian Snacks, Bento Boxes, Flavored Kit Kats

A huge selection of ramen, mochi, flavored Kit Kats, bento boxes and tons of snacks imported from Asia can now be found in Lower Manhattan, thanks to...

Lower Manhattan’s Public Composting Program Has Been Extended

Earlier this year, the Downtown Alliance and the NYC Department of Sanitation launched a local pilot for the first 24/7 self-service composting...

Carmen’s Kitchen Serves Up One of the Best Lunch Deals in the Neighborhood

If you've noticed long lunchtime lines forming outside on an unassuming storefront on Nassau Street, you've probably stumbled upon Carmen's Kitchen,...

I’ll Drink to That: The Champagne Festival That Has Taken Over Stone Street

You better find something to toast: Lower Manhattan is hosting a massive champagne party right now. Champagne maker Nicolas Feuillatte has taken...

Make Your Plan for Early Voting in the New York Primaries

Primary races are underway in New York for a number of local and state offices. The official primary date for local elections is Tuesday, June 28,...