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Holiday Shopping in New York City

Holiday Shopping in New York City

Updated Feb 6, 2017

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it’s once again that time of year when most of us start planning our holiday shopping strategy. If you’re lucky, you’ll get to do at least some – if not all – of your spending in New York City, which is home to the world’s finest retail stores and top boutiques. Here are some of our tried-and-true favorite NYC shopping destinations, as well as interesting shops where you’ll find the perfect gift for even the most discerning friend or family member. HINT: Check out Bloomingdale’s below under “RETAIL” for a special 15% off printable coupon good through Dec. 31, 2016.

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Top NYC Events for November 2016

Top NYC Events for November 2016

Updated Feb 6, 2017

November ushers in the Holidays in New York City, which means plenty of fun seasonal events, cooler weather and lots of shopping! We’ve put together a list of our favorite NYC November events, including some you’ll recognize and several new offerings. We hope you have a great month and want to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving from The Citiview New York!

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Michael Feinstein, A Holiday to Remember

Michael Feinstein, A Holiday to Remember

Updated Feb 6, 2017

By: Will Friedwald

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The Sea Grill Lobster Bake

The Sea Grill Lobster Bake

Updated Feb 6, 2017

END-OF-SUMMER LOBSTER BAKE
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD | 6:30PM

Savor the last few days of the outdoor dining season- it's time for the annual End-of-Summer Lobster Bake at The Sea Grill.

They're closing out the season just as it began, steaming fresh seafood, corn and potatoes over glowing-hot stones on their outdoor grill at Rockefeller Center.

This beloved event books up quickly, so you need to reserve early!

Indoor seating will be available in the event of inclement weather.

TO RESERVE, PLEASE CALL THE SEA GRILL AT 212.332.7610*

When: Friday, September 23 at 6:30PM
Where: The Sea Grill Patio, 19 W 49th St
Cost: $65 (plus tax and gratuity)
includes passed and stationed starters, Lobster Bake entree, buffets of side dishes and desserts
*Credit card required to hold your reservation. 72 hour cancellation policy.

MENU
HORS D'OEUVRES RECEPTION
SEAFOOD SAUSAGE
MAHI-MAHI FISH TACOS
PROSCIUTTO-WRAPPED MELON
CHILLED CORN SOUP
CRAB FRITTERS
MONTAUK CALAMARI

DINNER
“THE BAKE”
Maine lobster, shrimp, steamer clams, Manila clams and mussels
served with steamed red bliss potatoes and corn on the cob
FIRE-ROASTED CHICKEN
CHARRED HOUSEMADE SAUSAGE
MIXED GREENS SALAD
TOMATO-CUCUMBER SALAD
SUMMER BEAN SALAD
MEZZE STATION
WATERMELON SKEWERS
GRILLED VEGETABLES
SUMMER TORTELLINI SALAD

DESSERT
MINIATURE FRUIT TARTS AND PIES

THE SEA GRILL
Rockefeller Center | 19 West 49th St. | 212 332 7610
THESEAGRILLNYC.COM

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Chris Botti at The Blue Note

Chris Botti at The Blue Note

Updated Feb 6, 2017

By: Will Friedwald

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2017 Winter JazzFest

2017 Winter JazzFest

Updated Feb 6, 2017

Various Venues

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The Zlatne Uste Golden Festival 2017

The Zlatne Uste Golden Festival 2017

Updated Feb 6, 2017

Even if you don’t think Balkan band music is your cup of borscht, this annual extravaganza will have you dancing on tables and shouting “opa!” within minutes of your arrival. This is the world’s ultimate party music, and it’s seductive charms are impossible to resist, especially with no less than 50 bands - and dozens of attendant artisans dancers, singers, craftsmen, chefs on hand. This annual festival, hosted by the New York-based 12-piece brass band Zlatne Uste (which means “Golden Lips”) is the superbowl of Balkan debauchery and good clean fun. There’s so much music - you’ll hear everything from Mozart to Duke Ellington’s “Caravan” so much revelry, so much vodka, so many joyful and attractive people from all over the world, that the major thing you have to worry about is waking up a few days later and finding that you’ve gone and gotten married to a belly dancer named Victoria from Sofia, or maybe Sophia from Victoria.

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Bill Charlap Week at the Jazz Standard

Bill Charlap Week at the Jazz Standard

Updated Feb 6, 2017

Jazz Standard

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5 Great Reasons to Visit New York City in 2017

5 Great Reasons to Visit New York City in 2017

Updated Feb 6, 2017

From amazing restaurants and the world’s finest hotels, to top-notch entertainment venues and unbeatable attractions, New York City is a premier international destination for many reasons. Here are five great reasons to visit New York City in 2017!

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