Manhattan Monthly – August 2010

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Vacation Rentals – have you heard short term (less than a month) rentals are illegal now in NYC? Find the few legitimate companies for NYC vacation rentals.

New York City Coupon Guide – find out how to get almost anything half price in NYC! Whether you are just visiting for a few days, or living here permanently, you will how to live better, cheaper!

US Tennis Open Schedule – full schedule, NYC Insider tips, tickets and discount codes. August 30-September 12, 2010

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August Events – Top Picks

Restaurant Week extended through September 6, 2010.

Free Bootcamp and Yoga in Union Square every week!

King Tut NYC: Return of the King – get your half price tickets for this cool exhibit at the Discovery Center in Times Square

29th Annual Downtown Dance Festival – Battery Park City. Totally FREE!

Metropolitan Opera Summer HD Festival – outdoors and totally FREE!

Global Pipefest Challenge at Intrepid Museum

8th Annual, 2010 Central Park Film Festival – catch Fame, Saturday Night Fever and King Kong on the big screen. Outdoors and FREE in one of the world’s most famous places!

More August EventsBarney’s New York Warehouse Sale, 2nd Annual Intrepid Museum Summer Movie Series, Fringe Festival and more.

New in New York City

Met Museum Rooftop Cafe Opens for Season – the Bamboo exhibit is fabulous (write up and photos coming soon). Make sure to take the free guided tour so you can walk up the jungle-like Bamboo and don’t forget, the Met is donation only, not an admission fee!

Make sure to check for updated Broadway discount codes

Get Tickets – on Sale Now!

US Tennis Open – August 28-September 12, public tickets went on sale June 7th.

Jay Z and Eminem
September 13-14, The FIRST concert at the new Yankee Stadium.

Radio City Christmas Spectacular, with the Rockettes

November 5-December 30, 2010.

Harvest in the Square – Tuesday, September 21, 2010. New York’s premier food and wine tasting event featuring over 50 restaurants and 20 wineries.

Comedy Central Night of Too Many Stars – October 2nd. See Jon Stewart, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey, Chris Rock, Sarah Silverman and more!

New York Comedy Festival – November 4-7. Over 150 comedians perform at more than 10 venues around New York City.

Just for Kids

Ringling Brothers Circus – on Coney Island

Intrepid Museum Summer Movies – Raiders of the Lost Ark and Rocky on board the Intrepid

Coming in September

US Tennis Open – August 28-September 12

Harvest in the Square

Jay-Z & Eminem At Yankee Stadium – Premiere Concert

Top of the Rock Starlight Music Series

San Gennaro Festival

Broadway on Broadway

Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week September 9-16, 2010

See all September Events

Print NYC Insider Guide Book Updates

Empire State Building Updates – on page 16, fixed typo. $20 Adult, $14 ages 6-12, under 12 6 free. (Note: children 5 and under are free). New I-Guide uploaded 8/1/2010.

See all NYC Insider Print Guide Updates

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