Posts Tagged: events

St. Patrick’s Day

First and foremost, Happy Saint Patrick’s Day Pan Am friends!!  We hope you have an enjoyable holiday celebrating Irish traditions! Saint Patrick’s Day has been around for quite some time, but did you know that Saint Patrick wasn’t actually Irish?  His birth name was Maewyn Succat and he was born in Roman Britain and had Scottish descent. He was kidnapped into slavery and brought to Ireland, but he was able to escape to a monastery in France where he converted to Christianity..

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Halloween Events 2017

Grab your costumes! Halloween is around the corner, and it’s time to make a list of all the spectacular events happening around the city. The superstitious holiday originates back to ancient Celtic traditions. To mark the end of the harvest season and the beginning of the “dark period,” Celts celebrated the festival of Samhain. In it, people would light giant bonfires and wear costumes to ward off wandering spirits. The pagan festival adopted some Christian elements as Romans invaded England, and the.

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The Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Garden

The Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Garden is a must-see event in the Bronx. Your entire family will feel the magic of the season as they watch model trains roll through impressive displays. This dazzling exhibit’s 150 landmarks include iconic New York locations such as Coney Island and the newly added Queensboro bridge. This display features nearly a half-mile of track with over a dozen large-scale model trains. The impressive landmarks are crafted out of real bark, leaves, and.

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Fuerza Bruta at Daryl Roth Theatre

If any of our residents near Union Square are looking for something to do this weekend, check out Fuerza Bruta at the Daryl Roth Theatre! This interactive off-Broadway show is a unique and unpredictable thrill ride filled with seventy minutes of live, pulsing music and awe-inspiring aerial acrobatics. Our favorite part of the show involves a transparent glass pool that descends from the ceiling down toward the audience. This pool plunges down so close to the audience that you are able to reach up and touch the.

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