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Don’t Forget to Submit Your Application for the Filmmaker in Chief Creative Residency!

The last day to submit your application for our Filmmaker in Chief creative residency is February 16.

Don’t Forget to Submit Your Application for the Filmmaker in Chief Creative Residency!

Don’t Forget to Submit Your Application for the Filmmaker in Chief Creative Residency!

The last day to submit your application for our Filmmaker in Chief creative residency is February 16.

Our Valentine’s Day Spotify Playlist Will Have You Falling in Love Downtown

Our Valentine’s Day Spotify Playlist Will Have You Falling in Love Downtown

Whether you’re madly in love with someone or simply madly in love with New York, nothing hits quite like a love-themed soundtrack.

LM Live Sustainability Panel Will Teach You How to Save the Planet 

LM Live Sustainability Panel Will Teach You How to Save the Planet 

On March 7, join the Downtown Alliance for a discussion with the innovative companies behind the effort to make NYC a model for sustainable urban development.

James Baldwin Gave One of His Most Important Speeches at This Lower Manhattan Landmark

James Baldwin Gave One of His Most Important Speeches at This Lower Manhattan Landmark

While much of Baldwin’s New York life took place north of Canal Street, he gave one of his most memorable speeches at Foley Square.

Photos: “Domino Effect,” Now on View at Fosun Plaza

Photos: “Domino Effect,” Now on View at Fosun Plaza

Be sure to check it out before it departs on March 6.

New York on Film Screening:  “I Am Not Your Negro” With Dagmawi Woubshet

New York on Film Screening:  “I Am Not Your Negro” With Dagmawi Woubshet

Join us at Alamo Drafthouse (28 Liberty St.) on February 22 for the screening and talk.

Note From DSNY: All Businesses Must Containerize Waste Starting March 1

Note From DSNY: All Businesses Must Containerize Waste Starting March 1

Starting March 1, 2024, all businesses in NYC must use bins with secure lids when setting out trash for collection, as mandated by the Department of Sanitation.

Open Squash Wants to Help You Master “Athletic Chess”

Open Squash Wants to Help You Master “Athletic Chess”

This community squash organization seeks to make the sport accessible to everyone.

Art Installation “Domino Effect” Will Make Winter a Little Brighter

Art Installation “Domino Effect” Will Make Winter a Little Brighter

Starting January 29, you can view "Domino Effect" at Fosun Plaza in front of 28 Liberty St.

The Year of the Wood Dragon’s Gonna Roar Right in With These Lunar New Year Festivities

The Year of the Wood Dragon’s Gonna Roar Right in With These Lunar New Year Festivities

The only thing better than popping bottles at the stroke of midnight? Celebrating the Lunar New Year downtown.

Meet the Filmmaker in Chief Contest’s Powerhouse Panel of Judges

Meet the Filmmaker in Chief Contest’s Powerhouse Panel of Judges

Here are the downtown cultural leaders who will choose Lower Manhattan’s Filmmaker in Chief.

Calling All Filmmakers! Our Filmmaker in Chief Creative Residency Is Now Accepting Submissions

Calling All Filmmakers! Our Filmmaker in Chief Creative Residency Is Now Accepting Submissions

Starting January 16, we’re launching our new campaign, which offers one filmmaker a creative residency to produce, direct and edit a short film in New York City’s Lower Manhattan neighborhood.