MARCH EVENTS 2014
UPDATED SUNDAY - 3 / 28 / 2014
CLICK HERE FOR Things To Do in MANHATTAN THIS WEEKEND on our front page
Hi, and welcome to the Midtown Buzz Events Calendar. We expect to begin posting some measure of events this month and expanding over time. Thanks for your patience. The Farmers Markets and Street Fairs sections contain links to pages that are up-to-date. We got a small start on the Restaurants and Shopping sections and professional services. Most of the other sections still need a considerable amount of work.
Manhattan Art Exhibits, Galleries & Art MuseumsClick for maps & info about Manhattan Art Museums
Fountain Art Fair - 69th Regiment Armory - Art Exhibits in NYC
March 7, 8 & 9: Fountain Art Fair
68th Lexington Avenue at 25th Street 10010. Fountain Art Fair.com.
Coohaus Art - Chelsea - Art Galleries in NYC
Thru March 19: Bill Pangburn
Solo exhibition / installation by Texan.
March 29: Zaun Lee Open Studio
From 2 - 5 pm. Rsvp to meet the artist at 201.390.3669. Coohaus Art is at 547 W. 27th St, #301 in NYC. Hours Sat 11 am - 6 pm.
Affordable Art Fair - Village & Chelsea in Manhattan
April 3, 4, 5 & 6: Affordable Art Fair
At 125 West 18th Street 10011. The Fair Office is at 20 West 22nd Street / Suite 1512 New York 10010. Affordable Art Fair.com.
NoHo / M55 Art - Chelsea Art Galleries in Manhattan
March 16: Drawings
From 4 - 7 pm. Two models for three hours. Noho / M55 Art is located at 530 West 25th Street #408 in Chelsea NYC 10001. Admission $20. Must rsvp to limey47 at tiac.net. 212.367.7063.
Gallery 35 - Manhattan Art Galleries
March 1 - April 19: SanctuaryOpening receptions from 6 - 8 pm on first and last days. Eight artists in group show. Gallery 35 is located at 30 East 35th St in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Manhattan. 917.566.0708. Other than receptions, gallery open by appointment. www.gallery35nyc.com.
March : TBD
MOMA art museum.
Click for Museum of Modern Art map / contact / website link. Admission $25 / $18 / $14 students.
Guggenheim Art Museum - Upper East Side Manhattan NYC
ICP in Midtown. Admission. Click this link for a business listing of the ICP including contact info & links to website & map. In the low 40's & 6th Avenue
International Center For Photography - Midtown Manhattan
March: TBDICP in Midtown. Admission. Click this link for a business listing of the ICP including contact info & links to website & map. In the low 40's & 6th Avenue
Metropolitan Museum Of Art Museum - Upper East Side NYC
March: TBDFrom 1 - 9 pm. A art / cultural festival off the #7 subway line by same name. Admission. Museum Admission $15 - $20. Click these links to view contact info, hours, map & link.
Frick Museum - Upper East Side NYC
March: TBDBegins at 3 pm. Coming soon. Click here for a listing of the Frick Museum on the Upper East Side NYC.
MTB SEARCH - contains 3 search categories - scroll down to see all Search Coming soon.
Click the header above for Manhattan Business Meetings, Events & Workshops or this link to go to the Business section of this site.
Hunter College - Upper East Side
March 19: Hispanic Chamber of Commerce / Empire State DevelopmentFrom 8.30 am - 12 noon. Role of government in helping small business seminar. At Hunter College in the Silberman Bldg at 2180 Third Avenue 10035. Admission free, but rsvp 917.689.4000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MTB SEARCH - contains 3 search categories - after entering the search terms, scroll down to see all results. Search - coming soon.
Also see Art, Music, Theater sections
April 2 - 13: Alvin Ailey Dance Performances - MidtownBegins at 7.30 pm on Weekdays, 8 pm Weekend nights and 3 pm matinees on Saturday and Sunday. Alvin Ailey Dance Company is located at 405 West 55th St [@ 9th Avenue]. Tel 212-405-9082. Admission $49. Performances at The Ailey Citigroup Theater
March: Restaurants & FoodSee restaurant reviews in the Midtown Buzz Restaurant Reviews section of this site. Click here for restaurants in Gramercy Park.
March 1 - 8: Beer Festival - Grand Central Terminal NYC
Runs all day long in one of the wings of Grand Central Station at Park Avenue between 42nd and 44th Streets.
April 5 & 6: Just Food Conference - Columbia Universtiy Upper West SideRuns all day Saturday & evening and all day Sunday. At the Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food & Education policy at Columbia Teachers College 525 West 120th Street. Ticket prices range from $45 - $185 depending on the program. Saturday programs dispersed in Manhattan, Saturday night hosted by the Durst Organization at 1 Bryant Park. And Sunday at the Columbia Teachers College as noted above.
Manhattan Farmers Markets 2014 - NYC Green Markets Manhattan - Hours & Maps
Click for info about Manhattan Farmers Markets opening & closing dates 2014. Some Manhattan farmers markets are sponsored by the City of New York Department of Parks and Recreation, Grow NYC, Local Harvest & Down To Earth Markets.
* Need to confirm the 2014 dates, but the days and times are generally the same.
You may also use the search function to find a report on CSA's [Community Supported Agriculture in Midtown - TBD].
Abingdon Square West Village NYC Farmers Market - Year Round
SATURDAYS: 8 am – 2 pm.
Farmers Market Location: Hudson and West 12th Street in the west village of NYC.
Dag Hammerskjold Plaza Farmers Market NYC Manhattan - Year Round
WEDNESDAYS: 8 am – 4 pm.
Location: 47th Street and 2nd Avenue - Manhattan Farmers Markets.
East 82nd Street Farmers Market Manhattan - Year Round
SATURDAYS: 9 am – 2.30 pm.
Location: 82nd Avenue between 1st & York Avenues.
Stuyvesant Town Manhattan NYC Farmers Markets - Open April 21 - December 22, 2014*
SUNDAYS: 9.30 am - 4 pm.
Location: 14th Street loop between 1st Avenue and Avenue A.
Tompkins Square Park Farmers Market - Open Year Round
SUNDAYS 9 am - 6 pm.
Location: Tompkins Square Park at Avenue A and East 7th Street in Manhattan NYC.
Tucker Square - Upper West Side NYC Farmers Markets - Open Year Round
THURSDAYS & SATURDAYS 8 am - 5 pm.
Location: Columbus Avenue and 66th Street on the Upper West Side of Manhattan NYC.
Union Square Farmers Market Village NYC / Manhattan - Open Year Round
Location: North and western sides of Union Square Park in the Manhattan Village of NYC.
MONDAY & SATURDAYS 8 am - 6 pm.
West 79th Street Farmers Market Manhattan NYC - Open Year Round
SUNDAYS 9 am – 5 pm.
Location: Columbus Avenue between 78th and 81st Streets on the Upper West Side of Manhattan in NYC.
Also see Historic & Arts sections & Member Calendar
Tribeca Film Festival - Soho Neighborhood Manhattan
April 16 - 27: 13th Annual Tribeca Film Festival
See nearly 200 new films from around the world. Theater locations are: Main Ticket Office at 54 Varick Street, Bow Ties Chelsea Cinemas 9 at 260 West 23rd Street [between 7th & 8th Avenues] and AMC Loews Village 7 at 66 Third Ave [at 11th Street].
Admission for all events is $1200 / for April 21 - 26 Innovation Week $399 - $699 / $450 for 20 tickets / $250 for 10 tickets / $40 for one and they start at $9 / $17 for matinees and late nights and $30 for talks. Tickets go on sale April 8th or 9th.
New York Peace Film Festival - Upper East Side
March 21 & 22: NY Peace Film FestBegins at 7 pm Friday and 12 noon Saturday. Eleven films will be screened including two animated shorts, eight documentaries and a French Anti War classic entitled Forbidden Games. At the All Souls Unitarian Church at 1157 Lexington Avenue NYC [between 79th & 80th Streets]. Admission free, but rsvp to info at nyfilmfest.com or call 917.692.2210. www.nypeacefilmfest.com.
Lincoln Center - Upper West Side
March: Fashion WeekComing soon.
Textile Building & Flatiron Toy Show & Javits Center
March: Multiple EventsComing soon.
Friars' Club Comedy Film Festival
April 1 - 5: Comedy Film FestDetails to come unless this is an April Fool's joke. The Friars' Club is a private club located at 57 East 55th Street between Park & Madison.
NYC Public Library - Busines Library?
March: TBDBegins at 3 pm Click for NYC Public Library contact info, hours, map and link.
Skandia Center / Asian Center
April: A Night of ShortsComing soon. For More Films - Also see MOMA & Metropolitan Museum of Art in Art section above.
FREE MOVIES IN Manhattan PARKS. Click for listing of free movies / films in Queens Parks - free movies in Manhattan parks.
Midtown / Gramercy Park / Murray Hill / East Side Historical Sites and Cultural PerformancesAlso see KIDS / PARADES section below and ART section above. Click here for maps & info about Midtown NYC History.
Historical Society - Upper West Side / American Museum of Natural History - ditto / Theodore Roosevelt Home / United Nations / NY Public Library / Museum of New York City / the two Armories
March / April : TBDTBD. Admission free. Click here for a map of King Manor in Jamaica.
Morgan Library - Murray Hill Manhattan
March : FundraiserBegins at 12 noon. Admission $75. Suggested donation . Click photo for contact info and address which 38th Street & Madison Avenue. Click here for a short report on the Morgan Library & Museum.
Karl Jung Center - Murray Hill
March: TBDExhibit related to the time of the Great Gatsby. Admission / Free Members.
Ongoing - Museum ExhibitsThe Jung Center has a collection of things about Karl Jung and his writings. Click for The Karl Jung Center contact info, hours, map and a link.
Tammany Hall / Teddy's Place / Washington Irving's Place
Ongoing - TBD MuseumsMay 2012 - exhibit spaces [only] closed for remodeling. Admission $3 / $2 and children / kids under 10 free. Click for Queens Historical Society in Flushing contact info, hours, map and link.
Also see Sports / Parks &Historic & Theater Events [below]
St Patrick's Day Parade - Fifth Avenue Midtown Manhattan
March 17: St Patrick's Day Parade
Begins at 11 am at 44th Street and Fifth Avenue and ends at 79th Street and Fifth Avenue. It's the 253rd anniversary of this parade.
Greek Independence Day Parade - Fifth Avenue Midtown Manhattan
March 30: Greek Independence Day ParadeBegins at 1.30 pm at 64th Street and Fifth Avenue and ends at 79th Street and Fifth Avenue.
MTB SEARCH - contains 3 search categories - scroll down to see all
Also see Dance in Manhattan, Film in Manhattan, Theater in Manhattan, & History in Manhattan
Jazz Standard - Murray Hill / Gramercy Park
March 19 - 23: SF Jazz Collective
7.30 & 9.30 pm shows nightly, plus 11.30 pm shows Friday & Saturday. Admission $35.
March 27 - 30: Fabian Almazan's Rhizome Project
7.30 & 9.30 pm shows nightly, plus 11.30 pm shows Friday & Saturday. Admission $25 except Friday & Saturday $30.
Jazz Standard is located at 111 East 27th Street in Manhattan. 212.576.2232.
Free Concerts Manhattan Parks - Madison Square ParkThere are a number of free concerts in the parks during the summer months. More about these and other activities soon.
Cultural Centers NYC - Asian / Swedish / Irish / Jewish / Afro Am & more like the 92nd Y
March: TBDComing soon.
More to come
Lincoln Center / Carnegie Hall / NY Dance in MT
March 9: March in March & UN Women For PeaceLunch begins at 11.30 am and the march at 1.30 pm. From UN HQ to Dag Hammerskjold Plaza. Rsvp.
MTB SEARCH - contains 3 search categories - scroll down to see all
Click here for free things to do in Manhattan, Upper East Side, Midtown NYC, the Village NYC, Upper West Side NYC.
TA Bike Rides
March: TA RidesComing soon.
Manhattan Parks - Bryant Park
Begins at 12 noon. Coming soon.
At 42nd Street between 5th & 6th Avenues - behind NY Public Library on 5th.
Manhattan Indoor Public Swimming Pools - Asser Levery Recreational Facility
April TBD: Public Parks Facilities In Manhattan
Open Monday through Friday 6 A - 10 P and Saturday 9 A - 5 P. Closed for important holidays. Bring padlock for locker and a change of clothes for athletics.
Free admission. Click here for a map to the Stuyvesant Recreational Facility.
About 23rd Street & East End.
Manhattan Golfing - Golfing In & Near Manhattan
April TBD: Chelsea Piers Golfing In Manhattan
Golfing in Manhattan - also Queens golf courses and Mosholu and Van Cortlandt in the Bronx.
Click this link or the header above for a complete listing of Street Fairs in Manhattan NYC.
The Tank - Theatre District Manhattan NYC
March 28: City Hall
Begins at 9.30 pm. Comedy about governement that's nothing to laugh about. Admission $10 or $25 w/ open bar.
March 21, 22, 23, 28, 29 & 30: Double Bill - Lamb Lays with Lion attempts: Danny and the Deep Blue Sea | Mistress of the Hour
Begins at 7 pm. Both modern plays, one about desire & attraction and the other about releasing the inner woman expressed through dance, theater & poetry. Admission $15.
The Tank Theatre is located at 151 West 46th Street on the 8th Floor. 212.563.6269.
Theater District Near Times Square - Midtown Manhattan NYC
April TBD: Theater in Manhattan
Hunter College Theater & Dance - Upper East Side Manhattan NYC
April TBD: Theater in Manhattan
68th & Lexington.
Baruch College Theater & Dance - Murray Hill & Gramecy Park Manhattan NYC
April TBD: Theater in Manhattan
23rd Street and Lexington.
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