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For the Love of Gourd, Check Out These Pumpkin-Themed Events

It’s decorative gourd season, my friends, and that means it’s time to appreciate the greatest gourd of them all: the pumpkin. The chonky orange fruit (yes, fruit) is the hero of the season, and this month you’ve got lots of chances to...

Teach Your Tots How to Care for the Planet at Earth Matter’s Compost Learning Center

Teach Your Tots How to Care for the Planet at Earth Matter’s Compost Learning Center

Taking care of the planet is essential for the sake of future generations — but it's also never too early for those future generations to learn the...

Want to See Some Modern Art Paired With a View? Hop on a Ferry to Governors Island

Want to See Some Modern Art Paired With a View? Hop on a Ferry to Governors Island

Governors Island is an ideal day trip for artistic inspiration. Its offshore location, nature walks, incredible skyline views and historic buildings...

War, Conflict and the Human Spirit Will Be on Display at This Governors Island Sculpture Show

War, Conflict and the Human Spirit Will Be on Display at This Governors Island Sculpture Show

In keeping with today's difficult geopolitical climate, a new sculpture exhibit focusing on war and conflict will open on Governors Island on April...

Luxury Spa QC NY Is Open and Ready for the Pampering

Luxury Spa QC NY Is Open and Ready for the Pampering

At last, luxury spa QC NY is open on Governors Island, and ready to pamper New Yorkers with all the saunas, massages and wellness water experiences...

Give Your Kids the Creative Summer of Their Dreams at Play:groundNYC’s Summer Camp

Give Your Kids the Creative Summer of Their Dreams at Play:groundNYC’s Summer Camp

Hard as it may be to believe, given our frigid temps, summer is on its way. And, if you're looking for an innovative way to entertain your tots when...

Call for Artists: Governors Island, LMCC Want Your Ice Sculpture Ideas

Call for Artists: Governors Island, LMCC Want Your Ice Sculpture Ideas

If you need a healthy distraction during winter hibernation, how does coming up with an idea for an ice sculpture sound? The Trust for Governors...

Ferry Good News: Governors Island Is Now Open Year Round

Ferry Good News: Governors Island Is Now Open Year Round

One of New York City’s finest summer offerings is becoming a year-round destination. Governors Island recently announced that it will be open...

Close Out Summer With A Powerful Dance Series On Governors Island

Close Out Summer With A Powerful Dance Series On Governors Island

The air is cooling off, the sun is setting earlier, school supplies are getting snatched up at Target — summer is for sure starting to wind down....

Watch Spike Lee’s ‘Mo’ Better Blues’ Under The Stars On Governors Island

Watch Spike Lee’s ‘Mo’ Better Blues’ Under The Stars On Governors Island

One of New York City’s best summer perks is outdoor movies in iconic locations, and Governors Island is showing a NYC classic for free amid the...