April 2011 – Manhattan Monthly

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For each Go City Card or Explorer Pass purchase made on its website through April 15th, Smart Destinations will donate $1 towards the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief fund.

ScoreBig is my new favorite way to get HUGE ticket discounts – YOU pick YOUR price! Yankees, Mets, Knicks, Jets, Concerts and Broadway Shows (good ones!). Check the discounts others received, make your offer and get an instant answer. Done! Here’s a sneak peek at some April Tickets:

  • New York Yankees and Mets Baseball
  • Allman Brothers Band Concert
  • SpiderMan, Phantom of the Opera, Memphis, American Idiot, Catch Me If You Can, Wonderland, Mary Poppins and LOTS more on Broadway

New York City Museum Discovery Pass – Two for One Admission at Eight NYC Museums: American Folk Art Museum, Asia Society Museum, International Center of Photography, Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, Museum of Arts and Design, Museum of Chinese in America, Noguchi Museum and Rubin Museum of Art.
Download your free New York City Museum Discovery Pass today and start saving!

Discount Broadway Tickets New York – Spring 2011 offers a ton of great Broadway Shows at amazing prices. Get discounts for
Addams Family, Catch Me if You Can, Million Dollar Quartet, Mary Poppins, Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles, Spiderman, Anything Goes, Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo, Green Day’s American Idiot, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying and so much more!

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April Events – Top Picks

New York Yankees

The House of
Blue Leaves
Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ben Stiller and Edie Falco

April Concerts:
James Taylor with Steve Martin, Bette Midler and Sting; Yanni; James Blunt

New York City International Auto Show

10th Annual Tribeca Film Festival 2011

Spring Spa Week

Green Day’s American Idiot – Closing April 24th

Over 10 New Broadway Shows premiering and Celebrities abound..see New in New York City for details.

New York Mets

Trump International Hotel Royal Wedding Package

NYC Designer Sample Sales April – Most samples are announced with only a few days notice, but often, they take place the same time every year. So, no guarantee, but April 2010 NYC Sample Sales included: Elie Tahari, Rock and Republic, Lori Piana, Kooba, Frette, Sigerson Morrison and Manolo Blahnik.

More New York City April Events

New in New York City

Did you know you can cruise on up to Yankee Stadium or Citi Field from either Wall Street or East 35th Street? The FREE Delta Baseball Water Taxi provides one way trips to all Mets and Yankees home games, offers cash bar (Delta signature “Fly Ball” cocktail, cold beer, soft drinks and snacks) and guarantees arrival 30 minutes before the first pitch.

Harry Potter The Exhibit opens at Discovery Center

Over 10 New Broadway Premieres! Who do YOU want to see on Broadway this spring? Chris Rock, Robin Williams, Daniel Radcliffe, Chris Noth, Kiefer Sutherland, Annabella Sciorra, Bobby Cannavale, Ben Stiller, Edie Falco…?

Or maybe a new musical written by Trey Parker and Matt Stone of South Park fame (think Spamalot meets Avenue Q)…The Book of Mormon

The House of
Blue Leaves
Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ben Stiller and Edie Falco star in this revival of John Guare’s The House of Blue Leaves about a zookeeper and his crazy wife.

Wonderland – A take on the classic Alice in Wonderland story, Wonderland tells the story of a modern-day woman who goes on a life-changing adventure below the streets of New York City, where a colorful cast of strange but familiar characters help her rediscover what’s really important. Previews March 21, 2011, Opens April 17, 2011.

Christie Brinkley will play Roxie Hart April 4 – June 19, 2011

New York City Events: April, May and June all online!

Get Tickets – on Sale Now!

Radio City Christmas Spectacular with the Rockettes – presale tickets 3/23, on sale to public 4/10/2011

April Half Price Tickets in NYC include:

– New York Yankees, New York Mets

– Orchid Show at New York Botanical Garden

– New York Arts of Pacific Asia Show

– Pompeii The Exhibit at Discovery Center

– BODIES… The Exhibition

– Gazillion Bubble Show

– Avenue Q: The Tony-Winning Musical

– Museum of Sex Admission

– New Jersey Nets Basketball

– The Little Mermaid, Children’s Theatre

– Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square

– Best of Brooklyn Neighborhood Tour

Over 10 New Broadway Shows tickets on sales – see New in New York City for details.

Especially Great for Kids

Madagascar Live! at Radio City Music Hall

Harry Potter The Exhibit

On Broadway: Wicked, Lion King, Wonderland , Addams Family, Billy Elliot

Coming in May

Ninth Avenue Food Festival

Taste of Tribeca

Rooftop Film Summer Series

Fleet Week

Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit

Five Boro Bike Tour

Imagination Movers at Best Buy Theater

May New York City Concerts and Shows: Kylie Minogue, Usher, Elvis Costello, Chelsea Handler

Print NYC Insider Guide Book Updates

November 22, 2010 – uploaded new guide with changes to Times Square stores. Added Disney, MAC, Forever 21. Removed Virgin Records.

See all NYC Insider Print Guide Updates

Ready to Build Your Own Website?

Everyone is ALWAYS asking me how I built this site. How does it generate income? How can I work full time on my couch?

Well, the answers are always on my Do You LOVE New York City Yet? page. This is the best time of year to think about starting your own business since you can get two websites for the price of one – a $300 savings! I’m going to buy two more for myself. If you’ve ever thought about making money online, this is the BEST way to do it…!

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