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NY International Auto Show

April 01, 2015

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If you're into cars, then you probably already know about the New York International Auto Show taking place at the Javits Center starting tomorrow and lasting through April 12. See all the hottest cars of tomorrow before they hit the streets, along with the latest technology and green advances. Tickets are only $16 per person for general admission, making this a pretty affordable way to spend the day.

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Cherry Blossoms

March 30, 2015

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Cherry Blossoms are a true symbol of spring. You can view some of the most beautiful cherry blossoms at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Check the website to see if any of them are in bloom yet. We should start to see some of them soon, assuming the weather starts to warm up a bit.

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NYC Comedy Week

March 27, 2015

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It's always a good idea to look for great deals in New York City. Shows, meals, transportation, etc. can really add up fast. That's why we're excited to tell you about Comedy Week, where you can buy 2-for the price of-1 tickets to various comedy shows from April 6-19. There's lots of options, so whether you would prefer stand-up, improv, sketch, or a variety you can find something that will have you doubled over in your seat!

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NYC Bagels

March 25, 2015

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New York City bagels are definitely different from your typical donut shop bagel. A slightly crunchy and shiny outer with a chewy interior is what you're looking for. Here's a list of some of the most popular in town:

Murray's Bagels in Greenwich Village
Bagel Hole in Park Slope
Ess-a-Bagel with various locations in the city.
Absolute Bagels on the Upper West Side

Hope you enjoy them!

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Macy's Flower Show

March 23, 2015

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Celebrate spring at the Macy's Flower show at Macy's Herald Square. You'll be able to see and smell spring a bit earlier than you would outside. Also check out some special events during this time, like cooking demos, flower arranging, meet and greets, seminars, and breakfast with the Easter Bunny on April 4. For more information on the show and various events being held, visit the official website.

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Easter Egg Hunts

March 19, 2015

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Easter egg hunts are a popular way for kids to celebrate Easter. There are a few in the city that are free, but these tend to be very crowded. If you want a much calmer experience, register your kid(s) for the Easter Egg Hunt in Riverside Park on Saturday, April 4. Today is one of the last days to register at a reduced price of $16 per child as opposed to $21. You'll also be able to take a picture with the Easter Bunny! Have fun!

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Mad Men Dining Week

March 18, 2015

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In honor of the upcoming final season on Mad Men, you can enjoy a special 1960s inspired 2-course lunch for $19.69 (plus taxes and gratuity) at many of New York's famous restaurants. If you'd prefer a liquid lunch, some of these are offering two cocktails for the same price. The offer lasts from March 23-March 29. Some participating restaurants include P.J. Clarke's, Tavern on the Green, Le Cirque, Delmonico's, 21 Club, and many others. Make your reservations now!

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St. Patrick's Day Parade

March 16, 2015

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Tomorrow is St. Patrick's Day and if you're in New York City you have the opportunity to see the biggest and most famous parade in the city. The parade starts at 11am on 5th Avenue at 44th Street and continues to march uptown to 79th Street. It ends around 4:30-5pm. No big floats or balloons, just good old fashion marchers and bands, celebrating Irish culture. And on St. Patrick's Day, everyone is Irish. Have fun!

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NYC Vegetarian Food Festival

March 13, 2015

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Vegetarianism and eco-friendly living are on the rise in America. Even if you're not totally on board yet, you can learn more about it and sample some yummy vegetarian foods at the NYC Vegetarian Food Festival this Saturday and Sunday from 11am-6pm at the Metropolitan Pavilion. There will also be speakers and fun activities for the whole family. Tickets are $30 per person for a day pass. Enjoy!

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