Free Lowdown Hudson Blues Festival

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#TaniaOnTheScene - It’s New York City’s only FREE summer blues fest.

Taking place at the Brookfield Place Waterfront Plaza alongside the Hudson River, the Lowdown Hudson Blues Festival will kickoff on July 16th.

What:                 

Lowdown Hudson Blues Festival with Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings,

The Robert Cray Band, John Hiatt & The Combo, Lake Street Dive, No BS! Brass, and James Carter Organ Trio.

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Shia LaBeouf arrested in movie theater

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#TaniaOnTheScene - Police say actor Shia LaBeouf has been taken out of a New York City theater for being disorderly and causing a disruption.

It happened Thursday night at Studio 54 in Manhattan during a performance of the Broadway show “Cabaret.”

According to a police source, LaBeouf was drunk and acting erratic during the performance. He was also smoking a cigarette inside the theater.

A spokesman for the show says LaBeouf was “disruptive during act one” and was escorted out of the theater at intermission.

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FREE Summer Movie Night: Man of Steel

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#TaniaOnTheScene - A series of fun, nostalgic, and unique evenings themed around the night’s featured film. Guests are invited to enjoy cocktails and great movies al fresco, with friends, co-workers, or a special someone atop the 19th floor of The Roosevelt Hotel.

Tuesday night’s rooftop movie will feature the “Man of Steel.”

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NYC Dance Week: Free Classes

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#TaniaOnTheScene - NYC Dance Week 2014 is a week and a half of free and discounted dance classes at top dance studios across
New York City, including at Mark Morris Dance Center and The Ailey Extension. 

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Free Outdoor Concert Series

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#TaniaOnTheScene - The free concert series, “Groovin’ In The Garden”, returns To Como Park Zoo & Conservatory featuring some of the Twin Cities’ finest musicians & activities for the whole family.

While the grownups get their groove on with some of the Twin Cities best bands, the kids will be entertained by a climbing wall, bouncy house, and lawn games.

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Celebrating 10 years of Shake Shack

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#TaniaOnTheScene - On June 12th, Shake Shack’s actual 10th Birthday, the Madison Square Park location will host the Decade of Shack-Fest.

Open to the public, it will be a fun-filled, all day celebration (rain or shine) featuring live music from Catey Shaw, The Tall Pines, Cheerleader, Ski Lodge, and Miniature Tigers. As a tribute to the early days of Shake Shack, a special hot dog cart will be on-site serving complimentary “pay what you’d like” Shack-cago Dogs with all proceeds benefiting the park, while supplies last.

To help guests work up an appetite (as if that’s needed!), a HENGE concrete ping pong table will be setup on the gravel near the Shack, with Shack paddles and balls readily available for guests to use throughout the day.

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FREE Outdoor Movies

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#TaniaOnTheScene - The people over at Thrillist created an awesome list of free outdoor movies this summer in New York City. Checkout the dates below, and enjoy a fun summer night with friends, family, or loved ones.
Pack a picnic, grab a blanket, and come watch films with your fellow New Yorkers! From horror to noir, French cinema to musicals, Parks is providing all the drama you could want.

May 30
Movie: Super Buddies
Location: Crocheron Park, at 35th Ave. and Cross Island Parkway, Queens

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