4 Fun Things to Do In Lower Manhattan this April 2017
The snow has finally melted, the air is warm and the trees have started to blossom. It’s officially spring in New York City. Take a break while spring cleaning your apartment and go outside to discover these fun city-wide events happening this April:
(Locations vary, April 19 – 30)
Fans of cutting-edge cinema, it’s that time of year again – the Tribeca Film Festival and this year they added new technology – an app! Available for Android and iPhone, check out line-ups, celebrity talks and more. Check out Cate Blanchett’s 90-minute feature of her 13-character art installation previously displayed at the Armory or the second sequel to 2010’s food-and-celebrity impressions, The Trip.
(Jacob Javits Center, April 14 – 23)
Whether you have a need for speed or are looking for the latest environmentally-friendly automobile, the New York International Auto Show has it all. Visit the Jacob Javits Center and see Lincoln’s latest model or Honda’s newest plug in vehicle.
Cherry Blossom Viewing
(Brooklyn Botanical Garden, 990 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn; Now until April 30)
Nothing says spring has sprung better than the blossoming of soft pink petals falling from hundreds of cherry trees. Spend an afternoon meandering around Brooklyn Botanical Garden viewing dozens of vegetal exhibits and the cherry blossom trees. Before planning your adventure, visit their website to track the blooms.
(City Winery NYC 155 Varick Street; April 29, 1pm)
Join many others on April 29th for the Wine on Wheels Grand Tasting event and Silent Auction! This event features over 200 wines served by as many as 60 of New York City’s most esteemed sommeliers. Tickets include admission to the event, unlimited wine samplings and an opportunity to bid in the silent auction.
Invite friends, family or coworkers and catch a ball game at any of New York City’s iconic stadiums. It doesn’t matter if you’re a Mets or Yankees fan, there’s a game for everyone.
Where do I discover other NYC events?
Q&A Residential Hotel, located at the iconic 70 Pine in Manhattan’s Financial District, offers full sized apartments with luxury hotel amenities. For more information on local events, visit their official blog.