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Squeeze Songbook 2019 Tour

Squeeze
You might be tempted to write off the 1980’s as a decade of too much— too much hairspray, too much neon, and...

Easy Rider celebrates 50th with a screening at Radio City Music...

Easy Rider celebrates 50th with a screening at Radio City Music Hall
Easy Rider, the iconic film written by Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, and Terry Southern, roars into Radio City Music Hall on Friday,...

Make CBD a part of your life

Celebrate National CBD Day today by learning how to incorporate this ubiquitous product into your wellness routine. Several national drug store and...

LG and Pantone sponsor a color-ific weekend pop-up in SoHo!

Cafe OLED in SoHo
Technology and color merge in Cafe OLED, a three-day pop-up in SoHo, presented by LG and Pantone Color Institute. To show off...

The Project Renewal Annual Gala is Tuesday, June 4

Project Renewal 2018 gala
Tickets are still available for the annual Project Renewal gala, to take place at Pier Sixty at the Chelsea Piers, on Tuesday,...

White Asparagus is the star at Cafe Katja on the LES

White asparagus at Cafe Katja
"Our white asparagus is flown in from Europe every Thursday," says Emmy-winning, and charming, Chef Erwin Schröttner co-owner and founder of Cafe...

Art New York comes to Pier 94

Martinique Series by Vivian Springford, 1974, courtesy Vallarino Fine Art.
Whether you are looking to enhance your art collection or just absorb some art inspiration, the 5th edition of Art New York...

Tons of Gifts Perfect for Mom This Mother’s Day

We found all the gifts your mom actually wants this year! Some of them are so great, you might need one for...

Design on a Dime at Metropolitan Pavilion is a Must-See!

Design on a Dime
Design on a Dime, sponsored by Housing Works, is celebrating its 15th year raising funds and awareness to end AIDS and homelessness....

Punk Rock Photography Show Opens on the Lower East Side

The Ramones at CBGB by punk rock photographer David Godlis
72 Gallery, the newest addition to the Lower East Side's art scene, opens on Thursday, April 18th (6pm-9pm), with a bang, showing...

The Strokes Nikolai Fraiture and his brother perform at 7 WTC,...

Artwork created by Pierre Fraiture, and Nikolai Fraiture of The Strokes, to benefit Luv Michael Foundation for Autism.
On April 3, Downtown Magazine attended a live art performance by Nikolai Fraiture of The Strokes, and his brother Pierre, a New...

Electric Lady Studios’ Architect John Storyk tells his story

Electric Lady Studios, designed by John Storyk
New York has more than its share of historic music spaces, from Carnegie Hall to The Village Vanguard. But the most mythical...

Shop the ultimate Rock and Roll emporium on Orchard Street

It's a couple of weeks before Christmas, and I'm sitting on a tiger-striped trunk with downtown fashion icon and owner of...

LUXURY GIFT GUIDE FOR DAD

LUXURY GIFT GUIDE FOR DAD
Our family and lifestyle editor Mary Wasserman the mom behind Downtown Chic Moms Blog. Knows downtown life with her three beautiful children, Brycen 10,...

Clan of Xymox Materializes at Le Poisson Rouge

Clan of Xymox Materializes at Le Poisson Rouge
By Alice Teeple Photos by Alice Teeple Eyeliner? Check. Black lippie? Check. Mesh, lace and platform combats? All present and accounted for, with a gloomy rainy...

Stay Fit During Winter Hibernation

Stay Fit During Winter Hibernation
Written by Samantha Robinson, a personal trainer at The DOGPOUND Alright, New Yorkers, it’s December now, and you all know what that means. Whether you...

The Best Tech and Gear Gift Guide for the Holidays

Geeks, Gear and Tech Holiday Gift Guide
Downtown's best tech and gear gift guide for the tech-obsessed on your holiday shopping list, or to satisfy your own inner techie, includes a...

Blake Charleton Keeps It Fresh

Blake Charlton Keeps It Fresh
By Alice Teeple Photos by Alice Teeple What sounds blare from passing cars as you walk down the street? The wham-boom of eardrum-shattering bass. Monotonous mumble...

Pantone Color of the Year 2020 is Here and We Are...

Custom color by Martin Kesselman, for Michele Mariaud Gallery at the Affordable Art Fair
The Pantone color of the year 2020 has arrived, and it is Classic Blue. More specifically, it is Pantone 19-4052, and we are all...

Sir Henri Changes Things Up

Sir Henri Changes Things Up
Photos courtesy of the Hotel Henri This week, Downtown got to check out the new food and drink menu at Sir Henri Penthouse Rooftop, the...

Luxury Gift Guide for Mom

Downtown Chic Mom's Luxury Gift Guide for Mom
Our family and lifestyle editor Mary Wasserman the mom behind Downtown Chic Moms Blog. Knows downtown life with her three beautiful children, Brycen 10,...

Giada Valenti Returns to New York, Love Under The Christmas Tree

Giada Valenti Returns to New York, Love Under The Christmas Tree
  Christmas music brings back sweet memories and adds a feeling of nostalgia to the season. This year Downtown had a chance to sit with Giada Valenti,...

Creating A Working Business Strategy For 2020

Creating A Working Business Strategy For 2020
Photo by Helena Lopes from Pexels 2020 is still likely to be a great year for the economy despite what some in the media think is a recession...