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Three Shows for Three Weeks: “Downtown Stories” Tickets Are Now on Sale

Three Shows for Three Weeks: “Downtown Stories” Tickets Are Now on Sale

Experience the city in a new light: En Garde Arts and the Downtown Alliance are presenting “Downtown Stories,” a series of three shows that are...

Discover the “Other Side of Wall Street” With the Black Gotham Experience

Discover the “Other Side of Wall Street” With the Black Gotham Experience

If you’re an armchair history buff who enjoys learning while taking in the great outdoors, a Lower Manhattan institution has a great offering: the...

To Celebrate Pride Month, Crank Up the Downtown Alliance’s Latest Spotify Playlist

To Celebrate Pride Month, Crank Up the Downtown Alliance’s Latest Spotify Playlist

Now’s your chance to blast some Janelle Monae the next time you’re wandering through Stone Street on your lunch break. To celebrate New York’s...

Meet the Local Business Owners Who Inspired “Downtown Stories”

Meet the Local Business Owners Who Inspired “Downtown Stories”

Weaving together history, fact and fiction, playwright Rogelio Martinez’s “Sidewalk Echoes”—running June 8-25 as part of the “Downtown...

A New Fraunces Tavern Exhibit Will Recreate America’s First Executive Offices

A New Fraunces Tavern Exhibit Will Recreate America’s First Executive Offices

Everyone knows Fraunces Tavern was an important site during the Revolutionary War, with George Washington among its famous patrons. What you might...

Seaport Cinema Brings Free Rooftop Movies Back to Pier 17

Seaport Cinema Brings Free Rooftop Movies Back to Pier 17

One of New York City’s best summer perks is outdoor movies in iconic locations. This summer, one of the most iconic locations makes its big...

Chef Todd English Plans Three-Story Nightlife Spot at 15 Park Row

Chef Todd English Plans Three-Story Nightlife Spot at 15 Park Row

One of Lower Manhattan’s Beaux-Arts landmarks could be the site of a three-story restaurant, nightclub and music venue next year thanks to...

Shakespeare Downtown Presents “Saint Joan” for Free at The Battery

Shakespeare Downtown Presents “Saint Joan” for Free at The Battery

Forget London — everyone knows George Bernard Shaw really meant for all his plays to be performed outside in New York City in the summer. And now,...

Check Out the Glowy “MoonGARDEN” at 85 Broad Street

Check Out the Glowy “MoonGARDEN” at 85 Broad Street

Be sure to carve out some time for nighttime walks around the neighborhood — Lower Manhattan's newest piece of public art, “moonGARDEN,” is on...

Playwright Rogelio Martinez Finds Inspiration on Lower Manhattan’s Streets

Playwright Rogelio Martinez Finds Inspiration on Lower Manhattan’s Streets

Award-winning playwright Rogelio Martinez's works have been produced in theaters all over the world. And this spring, you can see his newest...