April Events and NYCity Instagram Photos (a) – (04/19).

GD: Covid-19 has required some changes for the time being. Stay Safe.


For the month of April we are going to try a different format – on some days we will go visual and offer a selection of the very best NYCity Instagram photos, YouTube videos, or Pinterest Pins. On other days you will find info on the Best NYC Restaurants or Top OnlineTravel Forums with NYC info. We hope you will come back often to see what’s cooking here. Today it’s NYCity Instagram Photos (a).


NYCity Top10 Instagram Photos (a)













We hope you enjoy this change of pace, then please return here May 1, and every day for our daily, hot off the presses event guide with “Only the Best” NYCity event info.


Things to Do This Week in NYC (4/14-4/20) 

City Guide News Desk

(4/14-4/20) New Yorkers and tourists alike are impacted by COVID-19, but we are resilient. Read on for the latest info about entertainment resources, restaurants still serving amazing meals, closures, and more.


classic baseball

Upper West Side favorite The Ribbon is brightening April in NYC with a classic baseball delivery special. Match up some incredible games from seasons past with some of the city’s best cooking. Your package will include The Ribbon’s signature fried chicken (7 pieces), a side of mashed potatoes and gravy, and a six-pack of beer (Budweiser or Bud Light). It’s just $49.95 per person. Upcoming games on ESPNCLS include Dodgers-Yankees, Orioles-Pirates, Mets-Astros, Yankees-Red Sox, and a host of other thrillers while we wait for the real thing to return. theribbonnyc.com/classic-sports-at-the-ribbon


cosi fan tutti met opera

The Metropolitan Opera is streaming operas FREE nightly.

Thought Gallery has hundred of additional livestream talks, lectures, performances and more.

The New York Public Library provides access to more than 300,000 FREE e-books and e-audio books.

NYC Health information page for COVID-19.

NYC restaurant world information.

Stream hundreds of Broadway shows (by subscription).

15 Broadway shows you can watch from home.

Broadway performances live—from stars’ living rooms.

One World Observatory has made One World Explorer, the attraction’s Digital Skyline Guide, available for remote watching. Virtual helicopter tours of the city’s most iconic sites are available now.

51 New York TV shows and movies.

5 eras of New York to enjoy in books and movies.

2,500 museums and galleries you can visit virtually.

The New York Botanical Garden in bloom from home.

Exploring Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square.

Livestreamed fitness classes.

Fun at-home activities for kids.

6 podcast series to help you understand New York.

Discover the best of New York, from hidden gems to iconic landmarks, through The New York Landmarks Conservancy’s “Tourist in your own Town” Video Series.


Explore the world of design with Cooper Hewitt.

Experience the Intrepid Museum anywhere.

New-York Historical Society from home.

The Brooklyn Museum remotely.

Guggenheim Museum from home.

The Morgan’s exhibitions.

Virtually visit the Louis Armstrong House Museum.



WFUV Live Online (April 16-22)

Live Online

4/16 – Closer in Crisis at 8pm, to benefit mental health programs for the music community. Dispatch’s Chadwick Stokes, Dawes’ Taylor Goldsmith, Foy Vance, Langhorne Slim, Jade Bird and more, streaming on the Relix Channel on YouTube.

4/16 – Tedeschi Trucks BandSwamp Family TV” Broadcast (Every Thursday) at 8pm

4/18 – One World: Together at Home, 8pm, an curated by Lady Gaga with Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Eddie Vedder, Alanis Morissette, Billie Eilish, Billie Joe Armstrong, Chris Martin, Kacey Musgraves, Lizzo and more. Organized by World Health Organization and Global Citizen. On YouTube, TV and screens everywhere.

4/22 – Jersey 4 Jersey at 7pm – with Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Tony Bennett, SZA, Jon Stewart and more – is a webcast-broadcast-TV show benefit.


A running list of live on line concerts and more safe entertainment at WFUV.org .



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