Native New Yorker Bob Gelber leads customized walking tours— including a Green Tour of Battery Park City, a historic stroll through the Lower East Side and a two-hour exploration of Central Park—for first-time visitors and seasoned travelers. For private, group or customized tours, call 212.349.7916.
These scavenger hunts—private and public, adults-only and family-friendly—are staged in some of the city’s top attractions, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Grand Central Terminal, the American Museum of Natural History, and Central Park, and neighborhoods like Greenwich Village, SoHo and Midtown.
(Previews began Oct. 8, 2003, opened Oct. 30, 2003)
(2 hrs 45 mins)
Based on the book by Gregory Maguire, this hit musical—a prequel to “The Wizard of Oz”—imagines Oz as a land of strife, where a young, green-hued girl named Elphaba is branded the Wicked Witch of the West.
Schedule: Tu-Th 7 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 2 & 7 pm
Forager Steve Brill shows the wild side of Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens, as well as other locations in the tri-state area, by getting hands-on with the city and its outlying area’s edible and exotic plant life. Suggestion donation $20 adults, $10 children. For dates, meeting points and reservations, 914.835.2153, or visit the website.