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GLOBAL STYLE INFLUENCER, CAMILA COELHO, WEARS CUSTOM RALPH & RUSSO TO THE 71st ANNUAL CANNES FILM FESTIVAL OPENING CEREMONY
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Madame Tussauds New York will bring Bollywood to life in Times Square with an all new limited-time-only Bollywood Experience launching Tuesday April 10th.
Visitors will come face-to-face with figures of some of India’s most iconic stars including Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai, Amitabh Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan, Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif andMadhuri Dixit. Celebrating all things Bollywood, vibrant art installations, projections and music will bring the experience to life. Special Bhangra Beat DJs will also get the weekends started, entertaining crowds on Friday evenings.
For one day only, to launch the festivities, Madame Tussauds is taking over the streets of New York on Tuesday April 10, staging pop-up Bollywood dance performances on top of Big Buses at iconic locations around Times Square. This once-in-a-lifetime Indian experience is here for a limited time so celebrate with Madame Tussauds, April 10th – May 31st!
WHAT: Madame Tussauds New York Launches New Bollywood Experience
Photo & Video opportunities inside the experience and Bollywood dancers in iconic Times Square locations
WHO: 1:1 interviews available with Madame Tussauds New York Representatives
Wax figures of renowned stars Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, Madhuri Dixit, Ashwarya Rai, Amitabh Bachchan, Kareena Kappor and Hrithik Roshan.
WHEN:Tuesday, April 10, 2018
11:00am – Event Begins
WHERE: Madame Tussauds New York
234 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036 (between 7th and 8th Avenues)
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MAGNIFICENT JEWELS LIVE AUCTION: TUESDAY, APRIL 17th, 2018 ONLINE AUCTION: TUESDAY, APRIL 10th – THURSDAY, APRIL 19th, 2018 Christie’s New York announces the April 17 auction of Magnificent Jewels. The sale will offer a selection of more than 200 lots, with estimates ranging from $4,000 […]
NYC MUST-SEE WEEK
—Receive 2-for-1Admission to More Than 60Attractions, Museums, Tours and Performing Arts January 29–February 11—
· …recently opened Times Square attractions, head to Midtown Manhattan to exploreGulliver’s Gate, National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odysseyor theNFL Experience Times Square.
· …observation deck views, book the Empire State Building Experienceor visit One World Observatory.
· …waterfront explorations,hop aboard withBateaux New York,Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises or Hornblower Cruises & Events, among others.
· …cultural institutions along Museum Mile, visit the Museum of the City of New York; the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum;orthe Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.
· …world-class museums not found on Fifth Avenue,visit the Brooklyn Museum, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) orthe Whitney Museum of American Art,among others.
· …cultural heritage museums, visit theMuseum of Chinese in America, Museum at Eldridge Street or theMuseum of Jewish Heritage.
· …family-friendly activities, enjoy theBronx Zoo,The Ride orSugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling,among others.
· …historical sites, enjoyFraunces Tavern Museum, Morris Jumel Mansion,Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden or head out on an educational historic walk withLower Manhattan Tours.
· …food tours, dine with Like a Local Tours or UrbanOyster Tours.
· …behind-the-scene tours, discover Carnegie Hall Tours,Madison Square Garden All Access Tour orYankee Stadium Tours, among others.
· …pop culture tours, head out with On Location Tours,The Tour at NBC Studios or see your favorite celebrities at Madame Tussauds New York.
· …music and performing arts,enjoy the Baruch Performing Arts Center, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Harlem School of the Arts or the World Music Institute.
· And much more…
NYC RESTAURANT WEEK® KICKS OFF AT MORE THAN 375 RESTAURANTS THROUGH FEBRUARY 9 NYC & Company, the City’s official destination marketing organization, today announced that NYC Restaurant Week winter 2018 is now underway at more than 375 restaurants across all five boroughs through February 9, 2018. […]
NYC Restaurant Week “New York City is a world-class culinary destination and our NYC Restaurant Week program, which celebrated its 25th anniversary this past summer, exemplifies this ranking and welcomes all to come and experience it first-hand,” said Fred Dixon, president and CEO of […]
NYC & COMPANY INVITES VISITORS TO RING IN THE NEW YEAR IN TIMES SQUARE AND BEYOND
—Approximately One Million Expected to Gather in Times Square for Iconic Ball Drop with Additional Celebrations Taking Place Across All Five Boroughs Plus Activities for New Year’s Day 2018—
NYC & Company, the official destination marketing organization for New York City, toasts all visitors who intend to gather in Times Square for its iconic ball drop and highlights celebrations of interest across the boroughs for New Year’s Eve. Upon the joyous occasion of the holidays, the City’s celebrations remain timeless.
“Every New Year’s Eve, millions of visitors come to New York City to experience the unique vibrancy and excitement of our five-borough destination,” said Fred Dixon, NYC & Company’s president and CEO.“We invite travelers to explore Times Square during its biggest spotlight moment and to take advantage of the many other events happening throughout the City’s neighborhoods.”
Highlighted below are highly anticipated celebrations in Times Square and beyond where locals and travelers will raise glasses, toast the past and usher in the new year from borough to shining borough.
Seven-foot-tall numbers “1” and “8” in 2-0-1-8 are now in Times Square for public photo opportunities through this Friday, December 22. Information available here.
On December 28 from noon to 1pm, locals and visitors will gather in the Broadway Plaza on Times Square for Good Riddance Day, as bad memories from 2017 are torn apart to make room for the new year, with help from Shred-It.
In the lead up to the big night, through December 29, visitors can visit the Wishing Wall to note their hopes, dreams and goals for 2018 on the confetti that will be released at midnight to float over Midtown and the approximately one million visitors who congregate in Times Square for the ball drop.
The11,875-pound ball, covered with 2,688 Waterford Crystal triangles, is capable of a palette of more than 16 million kaleidoscopic colors and is mounted atop One Times Square. As it descends at the countdown, a host of nearby venues will serve up new years’ cheer with a view, available here.
Worldwide viewers (estimated at over one billion) will join the revelry by tuning into Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest in Times Square, which will be hosted by Ryan Seacrest and Jenny McCarthy with performances by Camila Cabello, Nick Jonas and Sugarland planned.
The Times Square New Year’s Eve Live celebration will formally open with a performance by the Tongliang Athletics Dragon Dance thanks to a partnership with Chongqing, China. Multi-Platinum Pop Singer and Songwriter Andy Grammer will headline the musical lineup. Country music singer-songwriter Lauren Alaina will perform a selection of her number one hits and dance crew Kinjaz will also present numbers.
Viewers around the world can also visit TimesSquareNYC.org,
NewYearsEve.nyc and TimesSquareBall.net to watch the annual event.
From east to west, Midtown hotels will ring in 2018 with grand revelry and guests in lavish attire. High above the lights of Fifth Avenue, The Peninsula New York’s Salon de Ning will be transformed into a chic sky-lit penthouse with the East Terrace enclosed and heated, a performance by UK rock and pop cover band The Chip Shop Boys plus ball drop projection at midnight.
Right in the heart of Times Square, the New York Marriott Marquis will host a five-course dinner, unlimited premium open bar and entertainment at
The View Restaurant & Lounge, with 360-degree views revolving completely every hour overlooking Times Square.
One block to the west, The Sanctuary Hotel New York’s Haven Rooftop will offer group packages for its heated and tented New Year’s Eve party. Guests will enjoy a DJ from 8pm to 2am, a prix-fixe dinner and top shelf open bar.
An NYC & Company guide to New Year’s Eve in Times Square is here.
NEW YORK CITY WELCOMES GLOBAL VISITORS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON —Six Million Travelers Expected to Descend on Five Boroughs Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s— —NYC & Company, New York City’s official destination marketing organization, invites worldwide travelers to visit the destination during the most joyful […]
New York City in the Fall The start of fall brings museum exhibitions, festivals and season openings—including those of the New York Philharmonic, Met Opera and New York City Ballet. The Jewish Museum displays rarely seen works of Italian-Jewish artist Amedeo […]
Up Close: Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel
Michelangelo´s Masterpiece masquerades Santiago Calatrava´s Oculus in New York City.
The recently inaugurated Oculus structure, by renowned starchitect Santiago Calatrava, now boats works of art that bodes well with its granduer. The 4 billion dollar structure is already Manhattan´s latest landmark. Its striking ivory coated ribs penetrate the lower Manhattan skyline and has redefined Downtown streetscape.
The Ceiling paintings from the Sistine Chapel have been reproduced, using state of the art technology, inside the transportation terminal. The exhibition allows people to appreciate Michelangelo’s art work up close. This unique show not only showcases one of the most illustrious paintings of Western Art. The exhibition offers the opportunity to admire Michelangelo’s masterpiece like never before.
Westfield World Trade Center
New York, NY
Till July 23
Get your tickets here: https://www.westfield.com/upclose/tickets