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.
(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, CLASSIC BITES
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
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.
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.
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.
WFUV Live Online (April 16-22)
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.
4/18 – 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 .
STAY HOME FOR A BIT LONGER – STAY SAFE.