(May 25-Sept. 22, 2019)
Pleasure seekers soar, spin, twirl, slide, fly, whirl, swing and race at this summertime, family-friendly amusement park in Central Park.
Hours: M-Th 11 am-7 pm, F 11 am-8 pm, Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su 10 am-8 pm
Park admission: $8.50 (weekdays), $9.50 (weekends and holidays).
$4 per ride, $5 per game, $17-$19 unlimited-ride wristband (games not included).
Since 1935, this intimate Village stalwart has been one of New York’s most prestigious jazz clubs. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Highlights:
May 14-19: Ben Wendel
May 21-26: Joe Lovano
May 28-June 2: Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet
June 4-9: Renee Rosnes Quartet
June 11-16: Peter Bernstein Quartet
June 18-23: Brad Mehldau Quintet
June 25-29: Ethan Iverson
July 2-7: Linda May Han Oh
The Upper West Side’s newest chocolate atelier invites guests to hands-on chocolatiering classes in a friendly, welcoming space, complete with master chocolatiers and innovative workstations designed specifically for the tutorials. Classes can be reserved online and walk-ins are welcome. The shop also offers ready-made chocolates, gourmet hot cocoa and giftable treats.
(Opened April 24, 2016, closes Jan. 5, 2020)
(2 hrs 30 mins)
Sara Bareilles wrote the score for the musical about a waitress with an exceptional talent for baking who longs to escape her small town and abusive marriage. Will she find the rewcipe for happiness?
Schedule: Tu-Th 7 pm, F & Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm
Beginning Sept. 2, 2019: M, Tu & Th 7 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 2 & 7 pm
Native New Yorker Bob Gelber leads customized walking tours— including a Green Tour of Battery Park City, a historic stroll through the Lower East Side and a two-hour exploration of Central Park—for first-time visitors and seasoned travelers. For private, group or customized tours, call 212.349.7916.
These scavenger hunts—private and public, adults-only and family-friendly—are staged in some of the city’s top attractions, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Grand Central Terminal, the American Museum of Natural History, and Central Park, and neighborhoods like Greenwich Village, SoHo and Midtown.