Photo by Kate Milford/Museum at Eldridge Street, 2017.

Egg Rolls, Egg Creams and Empanadas Festival is Happening Sunday

It’s looking like a nice day on Sunday for this year’s version of the Egg Rolls, Egg Creams and Empanadas Festival. …

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Lower East Side Film Festival 2018 Debuts Tonight

Here’s a reminder that this year’s version of the Lower East Side Film Festival debuts tonight at Village East Cinemas with “Getting Naked: A Burlesque Story.” …

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Rooftop Films Returns to Lower East Side June 9

Rooftop Films returns to the Lower East Side in a couple of weeks with the first of several screenings on the rooftop at New Design High School. …

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Lower East Side Film Festival Revs Up for 8th Annual Indie Film Fete

The Lower East Side Film Festival kicks off another round of fabulous screenings and fun festivities on Thursday, June 7th. This year, the fest …

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Katra Film Series Spring Edition is Happening on the Bowery, Thursday, May 24

Our friends at Katra Film Series are hosting their Spring 2018 Edition tomorrow night from 6p – 10p at 217 Bowery (Katra Lounge, between …

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James & Karla Murray Launch Kickstarter For “Mom & Pops” Seward Park Installation

Back in February, we told you about a new installation in Seward Park from the local photographers James & Karla Murray. …

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Loisaida Festival Returns Sunday, May 27

Coming up on Sunday, May 27, the Loisaida Festival returns to Avenue C for its 21st year. …

Photo courtesy of Chinatown Partnership.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebrations In Chinatown Sunday

Photo courtesy of Chinatown Partnership.

On Sunday, the Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Festival makes its return to Chinatown. It takes place on …

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Adam Lucas and Nom Wah Tea Parlor Team Up for “Neighborhood” Popup

On Tuesday, May 22 and Wednesday, May 23, local artist Adam Lucas (aka Hanksy) teams up with Nom Wah Tea Parlor owner Wilson Tang …

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Chinatown BID Seeks Art Proposals For Doyers Street Seasonal Plaza

You may remember this setup on Doyers Street last fall. The Department of Transportation and the Chinatown Business Improvement District teamed up to create temporary seating and activities on one of Chinatown’s most unusual blocks. …

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Weekend Events: “CHARAS is Alive on Spaceship Earth”

On Wednesday evening, an exhibition opened at Loisaida Center, titled “CHARAS is Alive on Spaceship Earth.” Tonight and Saturday, related events will take place in the East Village. …

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“Ecological City” Procession Plays Out on the Lower East Side Saturday

Tomorrow there will be a six-hour procession “of visual art, giant puppets and costumes” through the Lower East Side. “Ecological City” is described as “a climate action, ecological urban pilgrimage and performance art event.” …

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“Neighbors Project” Debuts at First Street Green Park on Saturday

If you have walked past First Street Green Art Park in the past week, you probably noticed this new installation. It’s John Raymond Mireles’s Neighbors Project, which features 86 portraits of Americans from all 50 states. There will be an official opening Saturday, May 12 from 5-7 p.m. …

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Open Studios 2018, Happening at The Clemente May 17 – 18 (Sponsored)

The Clemente Soto Velez Cultural and Educational Center hosts its annual Building-Wide Visual & Performing Arts Open Studios Event on Thursday, May 17th, from 6-9pm and Friday, May 18th, from 6-9pm and will feature performance, dance and musical events. All events are FREE and open to the public. …

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Greek Jewish Festival Returns to Broome Street on Sunday

Coming up on Sunday, Kehila Kedosha Janina, the Lower East Side’s Greek synagogue, will be hosting its 4th annual Greek Jewish Festival. …