Monday, August 19, 2019


Root Beer Float

Celebrate National Root Beer Float Day In Style

Celebrate National Root Beer Float Day in style (with whisky) Hello and welcome to National Root Beer Float Day! On this day Americans celebrate scooping ice cream into...

Downtown’s Guide to Summer Sweets

With the heat of the sun beating down on Lower Manhattan, I find myself looking for somewhere to cool off and indulge myself. Over the last two weeks, the Downtown team has...

Downtown Q&A: Adrienne Cheatham

ADRIENNE CHEATHAM worked for Marcus Samuelsson and Eric Ripert; was a runner-up on Top Chef; and hosts Sunday Best, a monthly dinner series, in Harlem. Adrienne Cheatham
Froyo robots might be able to stop the madness.

Can Froyo Robots Stop the #icecreamchallenge?

July 2019 marked the first arrests of ice cream lickers across the US. Charges can result in fines or even jail time. But this isn’t part of some anti-dairy government conspiracy. It’s...

A Necessity for National Ice Cream Month

We are currently nine days into arguably the most important month of the year, July, also known as National Ice Cream month. With National Ice Cream Day being just around the corner...
Guests in white hold up sparklers, express excitement.

Romantic Pop-Up Picnic Dinner Returns to New York

Photography courtesy of Eric Vitale Photography Do you need a romantic dinner getaway but only have one evening? Get ready, because “Le Dîner en Blanc” is coming back to...