Elegant Tightwad Shopping Excursions

Bargain shoppers tour the Garment District, Uptown or East Village and visit private showrooms, where they purchase designer clothes and accessories at wholesale prices. Times/prices vary. Individualized tours can be arranged. 800.808.4614, 646.837.7006.

Entertainment Cruises

Whether aboard the elegant Atlantica yacht, all-glass Bateaux New York or the fun Spirit of New York ship, dazzling views of the Manhattan skyline are on the menu, along with fine dining.

Every Last Sunday on the Lower East Side Tour

Guides lead visitors on a walking tour of new artists’ spaces and galleries. Last Sunday of every month, 1 p.m. Free.

Famous Fat Dave's Food Tours

Food writer “Fat Dave” transports hungry guests through the city in his classic Checker taxicab on themed or custom rides. The average driving tour is 4.5 hours; walking tours are 3.5 hours. Food and soft drinks are included.  For more information, see

Fashion District Tour

“Garmento” Mike Kaback leads visitors on a two-hour walking tour through the Fashion District and along the Fashion Walk of Fame; stops can include a design showroom, sample sale, the Mood fabric store and a garment factory.

Fashion Window Walking Tour

This two-hour journey immerses visitors in NYC’s fashion industry and offers insider info on window designs and fashion displays. Departs 3 pm Tu-F and noon on Sa from Macy’s Herald Square. $34.99 per ticket, $24.99 groups 10 or more.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Tour

This one-hour tour showcases the world's largest depository of monetary gold, held five stories below the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in a 90-ton steel cylinder. Advance reservations a must. Free. Mon & Tues, 1 & 2 p.m.

Fiddler on the Roof

(Closes Dec. 30, 2018)

(3 hrs)

The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) presents the American premiere of the Yiddish language adaptation of the Tony Award-winning musical based on stories by Sholem Aleichem about milkman Tevye, his family and their traditional community in pre-revolutionary Russia. Oscar and Tony winner Joel Grey directs.

Performed in Yiddish, with English and Russian supertitles

Schedule: M 7 pm, W 1 pm, Th 1 & 7 pm, F noon, Su 1 & 6 pm (Schedule can vary.)

Tickets: $75-$125 (premium seats: $150-$200)

First Love

(Previews begin June 7, 2018, opens June 14, 2018, closes July 8, 2018)

In Charles Mee’s play, a man and a woman in their 60s meet and fall in love for the first time in their lives. But will their accumulated baggage (emotional and otherwise) undermine their last chance at connecting with another? Michael O’Keefe and Angelina Fiordellisi star.

Schedule: W 2 & 7 pm, Th-F 7 pm, Sa 2 & 7 pm (No performances June 13 at 2 pm, July 4 at 2 & 7 pm; additional performances June 11, 12, 19 & July 2 at 7 pm, July 1 & 8 at 3 pm)

Tickets: $65-$95

Flatiron District Walking Tour

Tour guides lead visitors on a 90-minute walking tour that includes stops at the Flatiron Building, MetLife Clock Tower and Appellate Courthouse. Sun 11 a.m. Free. For more information, call 212.741.2323.


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