Activities

Swing Streets

Walking tours in all the major neighborhoods of Manhattan, including Harlem, Times Square and the East Village, as well as the outer boroughs. $25-$75. Times/departure points vary,

Take a Walk, New York!

Free, guided two-to-three-hour walks throughout the five boroughs explore various neighborhoods each weekend. For more information, call 212.228.3126.

Take Me Out

A nightlife tour company which visits some of the city’s hippest spots, and offers tours such as the Prohibition Tour, taking you to secret bars and hidden speakeasies, and the Mixology tour, where an in-limo guide prepares cocktails en route to trendy bars. Tours start at $100-$150 per person. Beginning at 5pm and 9pm nightly. For reservations, visit www.takemeoutnyc.com.

Take Tours

This huge tour company offers dozens of around the city, including tours of Ellis Island, Grant’s Tomb, Battery Park, the Guggenheim Museum, Chelsea Market and many more. Prices/schedules vary. For meeting places and reservations, call 888.428.7255.

Taste of Times Square

(June 3, 2019)

Visitors can sample signature dishes from dozens of restaurants in the Theater District neighborhood and watch local entertainment at this outdoor festival.

Time: 5-9 pm, rain or shine

Admission: Free. “Taste” tickets cost $1 each, which can then be redeemed for dishes, which range from $1 to $6 at each restaurant booth. 

Tastes of Chinatown Tour

Discover Chinese culture and taste culinary specialties, including Cantonese barbecue with roasted duck and pork and hearty Pekingese dumplings, on this three-hour food tour. Mon, Wed 2:45 p.m. $69. Tours leave from Chinatown Information Pavilion,

Tasting Tour of Little India

Chef and instructor Jennifer Clair takes tourists around Jackson Heights, Queens, to sample and taste Indian cuisine while visiting street vendors, restaurants, grocery stores and sweetshops. Sat, Oct. 1, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $70.

That Physics Show

(1 hr 30 mins)

Physics makes the world go ’round, and instructor David Maiullo finds the fun and magic in the science in his family-friendly, one-man show. Included are segments on momentum, friction, energy, sound waves, temperature and more.

Schedule: Sa & Su noon & 3 pm

Tickets: $59

The Book of Mormon

(Previews began Feb. 24, 2011, opened March 4, 2011)

(2 hrs 30 mins)

Two Mormon boys are on a mission in an irreverent musical comedy that only Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the creators of Comedy Central’s “South Park,” could dream up.

Schedule: Tu-Th 7 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 2 & 7 pm

Tickets: $99-$175

The Chabad House

Centers serving as community platforms for those interested in Torah classes, synagogue services, assistance with Jewish education and practice, and general guidance regarding Jewish traditions, holidays, festivals, values and entertainment. Visit the Chabad House website for a directory of all 24 Manhattan locations, as well as locations in the outer boroughs and New Jersey.

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