The two trapeze school locations offer a number of classes for beginner and advanced fliers include flying trapeze, silks, static trapeze, trampoline, lyra, balancing and acrobatics and Spanish web. Online advanced registration is required, and new students pay a $22 fee on top of class price. Outdoor Lower Manhattan facility open May-Oct.
(April 24-May 5, 2019)
Celebrities and movie lovers alike catch world premieres of foreign, documentary and independent films (as well as an immersive virtual arcade, video games and online work) presented at this esteemed festival, celebrating its 17th year and held at various venues throughout New York City.
Times, venues and prices vary
Cultural walking and private luxury tours, including pub crawls, nightlife excursions, shopping and Broadway tours are lead by expert guides, offering historical information and fun ways to get to know New York City. Times/prices/departure points vary. 212.888.8769.
One-hour tours of the UN’s international headquarters’ building and grounds, including the renovated General Assembly Hall and the Security Council Chamber (meetings permitting), are conducted in one of the six official languages of the UN. (Arabic, Chinese, Englishm, French, Spanish, Russian), as well as other languages. The Visitors Centre features a bookstore, a gift shop, a café and a post office, where postcards can be mailed with UN stamps. Schedules and prices subject to change. Children under 5 not admitted.
(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).