Come SEE Chinatown - Shop, Eat, Explore
You've got to check out all the cool items at oo35mm, 81 Mott St, 2nd Fl in Chinatown.
Beauty suppplies, jewelry, stuff animals, cute cellphone accessories, toys, knit-knacks and all kinds of other gifts from all around the world, makes this one of the most unique gift shops in Chinatown. You will surely find that perfect (and unique!) gift for that 'special' someone here.
Sunday mornings in Chinatown usually means Dim-Sum with family and friends, but did you know you can also have dim sum to go for home too?
Almost all restaurants in Chinatown lets you pick and choose your favorite Dim-Sum and take 'em to go. Grab some to enjoy in the cool quiet comfort of your own place. Gotta love the yummy choices available in Chinatown! Rice Noodles (Churn Fun) & Fish Balls, mixed in special peanut flavored soy sauce is one of the most delicious and oldest traditional street foods of Hong Kong. This snack combo has always been sold at various street vendor carts in Chinatown. If you haven't tried it yet, you can't go wrong with this yummy and affordable snack/brunch. ($2 - $5, @ Grand St., Bowery & various other places throughout Chinatown)
Your kids behaving well lately? Then treat them to the newly renovated Chinatown Fair Arcade, with family friendly games for kids of all ages, there is something fun for everyone in the family. Or have a fun fill date night at Chinatown Fair, 8 Mott St with some skeeball or Guitar Hero!
Like Sushi? Then you will LOVE Yi Hao Asian Cuisine, 1 East Broadway, which is currently offering a limited time special of 50% off almost all items on their sushi menu.
Newly renovated and recently opened, Yi Hao is one of only a handful of sushi restaurants in Chinatown, Yi Hao's sushi dishes are carefuly hand crafted to look like pieces of food-art. Be sure to ask about their 50% discount before ordering!
CFG Boutique, 217 Centre St the place for all your wedding attire and accessory needs. CFG is also specializes in traditional Chinese men/women's clothing and accessories. If you come to Chinatown be sure to check out what they have to offer.
Enjoy weekend brunch at Bluebird Sky, 121 Baxter St. The Force is strong in their coffee, apparently...
TBaar, 55 Chrystie St, is currently offering buy one get one free on all smoothies (limited time). That deal is smooth on the wallet!
Check out the colorful and unique snacks at Dinkies (118 Baxter Street), their "fun, homemade, treats" will surely brighten any day.
| Upcoming Events|
Hester Street Fair - Open EVERY Saturday
Hester Street Fair
, located in a beautiful park setting, was once home to New York City's largest and oldest pushcart markets. The fair's mission is not only to sell quality goods and food, but to also create a space that reflects the dynamic energy of the Lower East Side.
Hester Street Fair is open every Saturday from 10am-6pm. To get there by subway take the F train to East Broadway or the FJMZ train to Delancey Street. The fair is located at the intersection of Essex and Hester Street.
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|"Daydreamer+" at Kumble Theater
Tap dance troupe fuses world music and traditional Taiwanese culture - July 12-15
Dance Works in association with the Taipei Cultural Center of TECO in New York present"Daydreamer+" at LIU Brooklyn's Kumble Theater. The exciting Taiwanese tap dance company uses their tap shoes as instruments, taking the audience on a daydreamer's musical journey. Watch a video preview HERE.
Choreographed by Rex Peng, "Daydreamer+" incorporates tap dancing, percussion, new media technologies and music from across the world, including India, South Africa and eastern China.
"Daydreamer+" will run Thursday, July 12, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, July 13, at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, July 14, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 15, at 3 p.m.
Kumble Theater is located on Flatbush Avenue between DeKalb Avenue and Willoughby Street. Tickets are $25/$20 (students, seniors and group 8+). Tickets can be purchased at the Kumble Theater box office at (718) 488-1624 or online at www.kumbletheater.org.
Free Community Event on Sunday, July 8 at 3PM
Kumble Theater and LIU Children's Academy at LIU Brooklyn hosts
On Sunday, July 8, 2012 at 3PM, the cast of Dance Works will present a free preview to their upcoming performances at Kumble Theater of Daydreamer+. Join for some summer fun and show a few of your best steps - or learn some new ones!
To attend RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org- rain or shine - LIU Brooklyn on Flatbush Avenue between DeKalb Avenue and Willoughby Street.
|Governor Launches Small-Business Outreach Initiative In NYC|Governor Andrew M. Cuomo will soon launch New York Open for Small Business Outreach Initiative. A workshop designed to help small business owners start and grow their businesses
Wednesday, July 11th 2012 program starts at 8:30am
Schimmel Center for Arts, Multipurpose Room
3 Spruce Street
New York, NY 10038
smallbusinessRSVP-Manhattan@exec.ny.gov or (212) 681-4569 by July10th.
Representatives from the following agencies will present:
- Empire State Development
- Department of State
- Workers Compensation Board
- Department of Labor
- State Liquor Authority
- Department of Taxation and Finance
Q & A with individual agencies will take place after the main presentations.