PHOTOS: Casita Maria 2019 Fiesta En Fuego!

Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education held their annual gala, Fiesta, at The Plaza Hotel on October 15, 2019. Socialites and philanthropists swarmed the Ballroom of the iconic hotel – most dressed in sultry red, the obvious trend of the evening. This year’s Fiesta honored Ambassador Mary Dawkins and Brigadier General Peter Dawkins, John Hardy Jewelry, Edgar Legaspi,…

Listing: The Powers & Perils of Social Media

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media platforms have transformed people’s relationships with culture, the media, and one another. These technologies have demonstrated that they have the power to sway popular opinion, raise awareness, and inspire movements. They can spark, build, and foster community…or be manipulated to create negativity and discord. Join the National Institute…

Two New NYC Hotspots You Must Try

The age old question of “where to go this weekend” just got a little easier! Looking for a luxurious evening with French inspired cuisine? Try Coco J’adore in the Meatpacking District. Looking for something more casual with great outdoor space and creative cocktails? Try Hidden Lane in between Gramercy Park and Union Square. Coco J’adore Officially…

Top 5 Instagram Worthy Bakeries in NYC

Donuts, croissants, muffins, pies, cookies, brownies, blondies, cakes, cupcakes, tortes, tartes, and so much more! The top bakeries from all around New York City to get a gram worthy shot – and a delicious bite! 1. Supermoon Bakehouse This bakery is your new obsession. You’ve heard of the cronut BUT HAVE YOU HEARD OF A…

Listing: Ophira & Adira Variety Show at Union Hall

An awesome variety party with comedy, music, magic and more – starring Ophira Eisenberg and Adira Amram & The Experience! Ophira & Adira variety show comes to Union Hall in Brooklyn on Wednesday June 12th at 7:30pm. It’s a two woman show with dancers that has been called “relentlessly entertaining.” Hosted by Ophira Eisenberg (NPR’s…

PHOTOS: Decoration & Design Building Hosts Biannual Spring Market

The iconic Decoration & Design Building (DDB) in New York City hosted its biannual Spring Market, which featured top editorial voices, dozens of design influencers, leading industry trade organizations and nearly 3,000 attendees. This year’s Spring Market delved into the theme Design Confidential presented by Vanguards & Visionaries. Internationally renowned design publications The World of Interiors and British House & Garden hosted programs for the…

Listing: Hudson Valley Hosts The Ride For Mental Health

The Ride for Mental Health invites cyclists of all levels to come together June 22 & 23 in the Hudson Valley to enjoy New York’s natural beauty for a cause. Funds will support McLean Hospital, helping them accelerate progress being made to assist those living with mental illness. 100% of proceeds raised by riders goes…

PHOTOS: The Tenement Museum’s 2019 Gala at Mandarin Oriental

The Tenement Museum’s 2019 Gala raised over $1 million for Museum projects and causes. The 36th floor of the Mandarin Oriental was buzzing with people as over 400 people – a historic turnout for the Museum comprised of a mix of guests, honorees (Henry Louis Gates Jr., Vartan Gregorian and Stephen B. Siegel) and Museum…

Hendrick’s Gin To Unveil A Massive Floral Pop-up Near Grand Central

A fabulously floral Hendrick’s Gin pop-up is coming to NYC! To celebrate the newly launched limited edition Midsummer Solstice Gin, Hendrick’s is bringing vibrant live flower installations to the masses at Pershing Square outside Grand Central. From Wednesday June 5th – Friday June 7th, Hendrick’s Midsummer Solstice will come to life on a grand scale when beautifully colorful botanical displays…

Listing: Vinho Verde Wine Experience Returns To Chelsea

Vinho Verde Wines will return for its third year hosting the ‘Vinho Verde Wine Experience’ in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood on Saturday, June 15. It is one of the most anticipated (and most delicious) events on NYC’s summer calendar!  Taste and enjoy ever-flowing wine from over 30 top, specially curated wineries in the Vinho Verde region…

Hamptons Listing: 2019 Halsey House Gala, ‘The Beach Ball’

The Southampton History Museum is pleased to announce that plans are well underway for its signature summer event, the annual Halsey House Gala, to be held on Saturday evening, July 6, between 6:00 and 8:00 pm. The gala takes place in the gardens of The Thomas Halsey Homestead which was established by the pioneering Halsey…