Friday, January 25, 2013
Winter Jam NYC at Central Park
Video from a previous Winter Jam. Also look below the video for what’s in store for all!
On Saturday, January 26, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., NYC Parks will host Winter Jam, the annual winter sports festival, in the Bandshell area of Central Park. This FREE event is presented by I Love New York and Lake Placid and is open to the public.
With Gore Mountain, they will blow snow (weather permitting) to create the ski resort setting for many exciting activities – entirely free! – at Winter Jam, Items include:
Lake Placid Snow Field
Red Bull MetroRail
An open rail jam for skiers and snowboarders
Learn to Ride: Skiing and Snowboarding
Watch and Learn to Play Quidditch
Animal Tracking with the Urban Park Rangers
Pride of New York Winter Market
NY State Ski Resorts Info Booths
Equipment provided at no cost, or bring your own and enjoy the terrain.
Participants in cross–country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowboarding/skiing lessons must sign a waiver before participating in any of these activities. The waivers will be provided at the event. Participants under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian present to sign the waiver.
Doggie Snow Zone
A NEW area sponsored by Unleashed by Petco specifically for 4-legged New Yorkers!
Doggie Snow Park
An enclosed, off-leash area featuring agility equipment from Biscuits & Bath Dog Retreat
‘Ask the Expert’ Booth
Featuring celebrity dog groomer Jorge Bendersky, an expert nutritionist, and a canine behaviorist
Café area and Doggie Treat Bar
Treat Bag Giveaway (while supplies last)
For more information, call (212) 360-1319.
Parks Commissioner Veronica White joins Olympic Regional Development Authority President & CEO Ted Blazer, professional skier Ashley Caldwell and professional snowboarder Ty Walker to kick off a celebration of FREE winter sports and fun in Central Park!
Saturday, January 26, 2013
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join Parks for the biggest snow festival in the City! Winter Jam NYC brings winter fun back to Central Park with Lake Placid Snow Field activities like cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, skiing and snowboarding, right in the heart of NYC. More experienced riders can show off their skills by signing up for the Red Bull MetroRail, an open snowboard and ski rail jam. Visitors can take a break from the cold and enjoy some après-ski snacks in the Pride of New York Winter Market or the Unreal Candy Unjunked Ice Lounge. The first time Doggie Snow Zone will feature a snow park with agility equipment for your pooch, an ‘Ask the Expert’ booth featuring canine behaviorists, celebrity dog stylist, a doggie treat bar, and more!
Winter Jam NYC 2013 is presented by the NYC Parks Department, I Love NY and Lake Placid, and sponsored by Red Bull, REI, Mountain Creek, Unreal Brands, Cabot Cheese, Unleashed by Petco, Radio Disney, L Magazine, and DNAinfo. Watch a video from Winter Jam 2011 at: http://www.youtube.com/nycparksdepartment.
Winter Jam NYC is FREE and all winter sports equipment will be provided, including snow shoes and cross-country skis. Bring your own equipment for the Red Bull MetroRail. For more information, please visit www.nyc.gov/parks or call 311.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Edvard Munch: The Scream
Extravagant Inventions: The Princely Furniture of the Roentgens
THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY:
The Butterfly Conservatory
IMAX: Flight of The Butterflies
Planetarium: Journey to the Stars, narrated by Academy Award-winning
New Jennifer Anniston Figure
Marvel Super Heroes 4D
SPACE SHUTTLE PAVILION IS STILL CLOSED
Gallery and Third Deck
THE NEW YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY:
WWII & NYC
Nature and the American Vision: The Hudson River School
Abolishing Slavery: The 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation
The Dream Continues: Photographs of Martin Luther King Murals by Vergara
Audubon: National Treasures—Birds of Winter for The Birds of America (1827–38)
NBC STUDIO TOUR:
NBC Nightly News
Saturday Night Live
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
DO NOT SELL : Picasso is now Closed. New Exhibit load in/installation until Feb 15.
CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
BigAppleFaces.com is a new and unique on-line Talent Directory of Actors, Models, and Performers for the New York City area. This talent database lists actors and models in and around the New York City area who are independent and can be contacted directly, as well as those represented by modeling and casting agents and agencies.
When complete, the BigAppleFaces.com site will enable users to:
FIND & BOOK actor, model, performer, and spokesmodel talent.
SIGN-UP for representation as an actor, model, and spokesmodel.
SEND or RECEIVE Ebroadcast auditions, castings, and modeling notices.
Friday, January 18, 2013
NYC Restaurant Week Jan 14 - Feb 8, 2013
Some of my favorites
Ben & Jack’s
Blue Water Grill
Bobby Van’s (All Locations)
Capital Grille (All Locations)
DB Bistro Moderne
Dos Caminos (All Locations)
E&E Grill House
Empire Steak House
Megu (Both Locations)
Russian Tea Room
Thursday, January 3, 2013
06 Jan 2013 ELF
06 Jan 2013 GRACE
06 Jan 2013 CHAPLIN
06 Jan 2013 WAR HORSE
06 Jan 2013 DEAD ACCOUNTS
20 Jan 2013 GOLDEN BOY
20 Jan 2013 PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
20 Jan 2013 GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS
26 Jan 2013 EVITA