Originally Posted by ssortablaeht
I'm visiting NYC for the first later this week (14th-21st). Gonna see the Statute of Liberty, probably go to the Guggenheim and Moma, see a play or two, but what else less obvious/touristy should I try to do? I feel like recommendations from locals are generally the best.
You don't say what your interests are.....
-Hope you have Statue of Liberty tickets via :
-Walk the Brooklyn Bridge from Brooklyn back towards the city.
-Take some great pics of the city skyline from the Brooklyn Promenade/Brooklyn Bridge park.
-St. Francis Men's Soccer Game:
-Check out the Brooklyn Flea's new Winter location:
-Marco Polo Festival
-Walk through the SOHO area. Loads to see/do and some cool shopping.
-Open House NYC:
-New York City Wine & Food Festival
-On the Line: Intrepid & the Vietnam War Opening
-Rock Center ice skating rink has opened:
-Basketball/hockey game? Check the local schedules.
-Check out Chinatown in the morning when the vendors/stores are setting up.
-Walk through the Village area(Washington Sq Park, etc.)
10/14/15 - Panda Bear / Image Man @ Bowery Ballroom
10/14/15 - Tobias Jesso Jr. @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
10/14/15 - Steely Dan @ Beacon Theater
10/14/15 - Craig Finn @ Bearsville Theatre
10/14/15 - Catfish and the Bottlemen @ Terminal 5
10/14/15 - The Front Bottoms / The Smith Street Band / Elvis Depressedly @ Irving Plaza
10/14/15 - Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life Performance @ Prudential Center
10/14/15 - Ezra Furman / Juan Wauters / Drinks / Slim Twig / Sheer Agony / The Babe Rainbow / Gramma’s Boyfriends @ Knitting Factory
10/14/15 - Average White Band @ Cutting Room
10/15/15 - ChameleonsVox @ TBD
10/15/15 - Panda Bear / The Present @ Bowery Ballroom
10/15/15 - Tobias Jesso Jr. @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
10/15/15 - Glass Animals @ Terminal 5
10/15 15 - Benjamin Clementine @ Highline Ballroom
10/15/15 - Dungen / Quilt @ Baby’s All Right ← Will be good!
10/15/15 - Mercury Rev @ Le Poisson Rouge
10/15/15 - Kamasi Washington @ BRIC House ← File this under Do Not Miss...
10/15/15 - Average White Band @ Cutting Room
10/16/15 - Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons @ Theater at Westbury
10/16/15 - Steely Dan @ Beacon Theater
10/16/15 - Shannon & The Clams / Shopping @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
10/16/15 - REO Speedwagon @ Paramount Theater
10/16/15 - Titus Andronicus / Ex Hex / Spider Bags @ Warsaw
10/16/15 - The Word @ Webster Hall
10/16/15 - Flow Tribe @ The Hall at MP Taverna
10/16/15 - Bettye Lavette @ City Winery (Late)
10/16/15 - Kamasi Washington @ Le Poisson Rouge ← File this under Do Not Miss...
10/16/15 - Trey Anastasio Band @ Kings Theater
10/16/15 - The Men / Destruction Unit / Michael Rault / Celestial Shore / Dirty Ghosts / Beach Baby @ Baby’s All Right
10/16/16 - Spray Paint @ Union Pool
10/17/15 - Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons @ Theater at Westbury
10/17/15 - Steely Dan @ Beacon Theater
10/17/15 - John Grant / Villagers @ Le Poisson Rouge
10/17/15 - Emancipator Ensemble @ Best Buy Theater
10/17/15 - Marco Benevento @ Bearsville Theater
10/17/15 - The Wonder Years / Motion City Soundtrack / You Blew It! @ Webster Hall
10/17/15 - Destruction Unit @ Alphaville
10/17/15 - Trey Anastasio Band @ Kings Theater
10/17/15 - Charlie Hunter Trio @ The Hall at MP
10/17/15 - Børns @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
10/18/15 - Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons @ Theater at Westbury
10/18/15 - Chris Cornell @ Beacon Theater
10/18/15 - White Out w/ Nels Cline @ Le Poisson Rouge
10/18/15 - Subhuman @ Acheron
10/18/15 - The Wonder Years / Motion City Soundtrack / You Blew It! @ Webster Hall
10/18/15 - Man Man @ Brooklyn Bowl
10/19/15 - Chris Cornell @ Beacon Theater
10/19/15 - King Dude @ Saint Vitus
10/19/15 - Børns @ Bowery Ballroom
10/20/15 - Mark Knopfler and Band @ Beacon Theater
10/20/15 - Blur / Courtney Barnett @ MSG ← Well, if you caught MHOW in May, you won...
10/20/15 - Joywave @ Bowery Ballroom
10/20/15 - Tove Lo @ Paramount ← Watch her explain why she won’t stop flashing audiences...
10/20/15 - Mikky Ekko @ Rough Trade NYC
10/20/15 - Old 97s @ Brooklyn Bowl
10/20/15 - Battles @ Webster Hall
10/21/15 - Billy Joel @ MSG
10/21/15 - Telekinesis / Say Hi @ Bowery Ballroom
10/21/15 - Tove Lo @ Terminal 5 ← Watch her explain why she won’t stop flashing audiences...
10/21/15 - The Dear Hunter / Chon @ Irving Plaza
10/21/15 - Boys Life / Josh Berwanger (of The Anniversary) @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
10/21/15 - Leon Bridges / Kali Uchis @ Webster Hall ← Will be a good one...
10/21/15 - Old 97s @ Brooklyn Bowl
10/21/15 - Little May @ Baby’s All Right
10/21/15 - Mother Falcon & Ben Sollee @ Le Poisson Rouge
10/21/15 - Joe Jackson @ Town Hall
10/21/15 - Yuna @ Rough Trade nYc
10/21/15 - Danzig / Superjoint / Veil of Maya / Prong @ Best Buy Theater
10/21/15 - Majical Cloudz @ National Sawdust (Brooklyn)
Also check TONY on the Wed before you arrive:
Also check Skint:
http://www.theskint.comEdited by ter1413 - 10/11/15 at 6:40pm