Things to do in NYC November 2017

Things to do in NYC in November include the Day of the Dead, voteart auctions and prep for Christmas, the most popular Latin holiday.

Calpulli ‘Día de los Muertos’ celebrates Day of the Dead at The Town Hall

Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Queens Theatre, Queens
Sunday, October 29, 2017
The Town Hall, Manhattan
Saturday, November 4, 2017

Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) blends Aztec & Christian traditions

We prepare:
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Child Souls visit:
Wed, November 1, 2017
Adult Souls visit and we tend family graves:
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Fall 2017

New York City Center
131 West 55th St
between Fifth & Sixth Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Wednesday – Sunday
November 29 – December 3, 2017

Bergdorf Goodman is NYC’s most luxurious department store

Fifth and 58th
Midtown, Manhattan
Holiday Windows
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
through January 1, 2018

Latin Grammys 2017 for music in Spanish or Portuguese

MGM Grand Garden Arena
Las Vegas, Nevada
Thursday, November 16, 2017

45th International Emmy Awards 2017 honor international and non-English TV

New York Hilton Midtown
Monday, November 20, 2017

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree

Lighting ceremony Wednesday,
November 29, 2017
Lit through January 7, 2018

Vote because your family depends on it

Primary Elections
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Macy’s is one of the world’s biggest department stores

34th St & Broadway
Garment District, Manhattan

Sotheby’s November Latin American Modern Art auction

Sotheby’s
1334 York Ave
Upper East Side
Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Christie’s November Latin American Art auction

Christie’s auctions Latin American Art in May and November.


November 2017 Calendar



It’s Puerto Rican Heritage Month!

Wednesday, November 1

Celebrate the Christian feast of All Saint’s Day.

Affordable Care Act enrollment starts today through December 15 at www.healthcare.gov

In the Mexican Day of the Dead tradition, the souls of dead children visit their families today.

Celebrate the birthday of Colombian Salsa legend Joe Arroyo in Cartagena, Colombia in 1955.

LAST CHANCE to see the TEFAF New York Fall 2017 European antiques show at the Park Avenue Armory in Manhattan’s Upper East Side from 12 noon – 6 pm. $25 – $75

It’s a 2017-2018 UEFA Champions League Group Stage match day 4.

The Lincoln Center White Light Festival presents The Psalms Experience, four choirs perform all 150 psalms by 150 composers at venues across Manhattan. Through November 11.

The Metropolitan Opera performs Puccini’s Italian opera La Bohème at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm.


Thursday, November 2

Celebrate the Christian holiday All Souls’ Day, or the Mexican tradition of the Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) by tending family graves.

SEASON PREMIERE of Puccini’s Italian opera Madama Butterfly at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. Occasional performances through March 16, 2018. From $25


Friday, November 3

Celebrate Panamanian independence from Colombia on November 3, 1903.

Josef Albers in Latin America, an exhibition of the German-born American artist’s travels in Latin America from 1935-1967, opens at the Guggenheim Museum in the Upper East Side. 10 am – 5:45 pm. Through February 18, 2018.

Phillips’ 20th Century & Contemporary Art auction items go on view at Phillips in Midtown East from 10 am – 6 pm.

An exhibition of Puerto Rican contemporary artist Ruben Natal-San Miguel Made in NYC opens with a reception at Station Independent Projects in Manhattan’s Lower East Side from 6 – 8 pm. Through November 26th.

Brazil-born, New York based Jazz singer Eliane Elias plays “From Bill Evans to Brazil” in the Jazz at Lincoln Center Rose Theater at 8 pm. Through Saturday. $35 – $125

All-star ensemble Nuevo Jazz Latino plays the Jazz at Lincoln Center Appel Room, Friday and Saturday, November 3-4, 2017 at 7 & 9:30 pm. $70 – $90

The Metropolitan Opera performs Thomas Adès English opera The Exterminating Angel, inspired by the classic Mexican film by Spanish surrealist director Luis Buñuel, at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 8 pm. From $25

Brazilian guitarist Vinicias Cantuaria Quintet plays Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola at Jazz at Lincoln Center at 7:30 & 9:30 pm. Through Sunday. $20 – $45


Saturday, November 4

Get ready for the presidential election on November 4, 2020.

LAST CHANCE to see Portuguese artist Fernanda Fragateiro ‘a voice (not)’ at Josée Bienvenu Gallery in Chelsea, Manhattan from 10 am – 6 pm.

LAST CHANCE to see Brazilian artist Bruno Miguel ‘Seduction and Reason at Sapar Contemporary in Tribeca from 12 – 6 pm.

The Metropolitan Opera performs Puccini’s Italian opera Turandot at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 1 pm.

Brazil-born, New York based Jazz singer Eliane Elias plays “From Bill Evans to Brazil” in the Jazz at Lincoln Center Rose Theater at 8 pm. Through Saturday. $35 – $125

The Metropolitan Opera performs Puccini’s Italian opera La Bohème at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 8 pm.

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company Día de los Muertos is at The Town Hall in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 pm. $35|$45|$50


Sunday, November 5

Daylight Savings Time ends so set your clocks back one hour.

It’s the start of NYC Veterans Week.

The Hiromi Duet featuring Japanese Jazz pianist Hiromi Uehara and Colombian Jazz harpist Edmar Castaneda play the Victoria Theater at NJPAC in Newark, New Jersey at 3 pm. $49 – $59



Monday, November 6

U.S. Midterm elections will be November 6, 2018. It’s the first real chance to stop the madness in Washington. Your vote matters.

Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks play their weekly Hot Jazz gig at Iguana New York in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 & 11 pm. $20


Tuesday, November 7

VOTE in the General Election! New Jersey and Virginia have elect governors. New Jersey elects both houses of its legislature. Virginia elects its lower house.

The Lincoln Center White Light Festival screens Thomas Lennon’s documentary Sacred: Milestones of a Spiritual Life at Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Walter Reade Theater at 7 pm.

The Metropolitan Opera performs Thomas Adès English opera The Exterminating Angel, inspired by the classic Mexican film by Spanish surrealist director Luis Buñuel, at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. From $25

Italian singer-songwriter Francesco de Gregori plays The Town Hall in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 pm. $59.50 – $99.50

Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks play their weekly Hot Jazz gig at Iguana New York in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 & 11 pm. $20


Wednesday, November 8

An exhibition of Chilean-American artist Gordon Matta-Clark: Anarchitect opens at the Bronx Museum in Concourse, The Bronx. Through April 8, 2018.

The Metropolitan Opera performs Puccini’s Italian opera Turandot at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm.

Italian-American Jazz trumpeter Chris Botti plays Prudential Hall at NJPAC in Newark, New Jersey at 7:30 pm. $29 – $79.


Thursday, November 9

Argentina plays a friendly exhibition with Russia.

Dominican play En el Nombre de Salomé is at Repertorio Español in Kips Bay at 11 am. $30

The Salon Art + Design Show opens with previews at the Park Avenue Armory in Manhattan’s Upper East Side at 4 pm $250, 5 – 7 pm (by invitation), and from 7 – 9 pm $150. The fair runs through Monday, November 13.

The New York Philharmonic performs “Bernstein and Don Quixote” at David Geffen Hall in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm.

Rene Fortunato’s Dominican movie Patricia El Regreso del Sueño (2017) has its New York premiere at Symphony Space in the Upper West Side at 7:30 pm. $20


Friday, November 10

Brazil plays a friendly exhibition with Japan in Lille, France.

Lord & Taylor revealed its holiday windows on November 10, 2016.

The 2017 Radio City Rockettes Christmas Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall in Midtown, Manhattan opens at 11 am. Through January 1.

An exhibition of Cuban artist Jorge Luis Miranda Carracedo Intranautes opens at Vallois America in Manhattan’s Upper East Side with a reception at 4 pm. Through January 28, 2018.

La Salsa Vive 2017 brings Salsa legends of the 1970s and 1980s to Madison Square Garden in Chelsea, Manhattan at 8 pm.

The Metropolitan Opera performs Thomas Adès English opera The Exterminating Angel, inspired by the classic Mexican film by Spanish surrealist director Luis Buñuel, at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 8 pm. From $25

Dominican play En el Nombre de Salomé is at Repertorio Español in Kips Bay at 8 pm. $17 – $72


Saturday, November 11

Celebrate Veterans Day.

The New York City Veterans Day Parade marches up Fifth Avenue from 23rd St to 52nd St from 11:15 am – 3:30 pm.

Celebrate the birthday of legendary Mexican author Carlos Fuentes in Panama City, Panama on November 11, 1928.

SEASON PREMIERE of Massenet’s French opera Thaïs at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 1 pm. Occasional performances through December 2. From $25

Bitter Laughter: Female Cartoonists from Latin America and Spain is at the 41 Cooper Gallery at Cooper Union in the East Village at 3 pm.

Cuban-American singer Willy Chirino with Colombian Salsa legends Grupo Niche play Prudential Hall at NJPAC in Newark, New Jersey at 8 pm. $49 – $89

The New York Philharmonic performs “Bernstein and Don Quixote” at David Geffen Hall in Lincoln Center at 8 pm.

The Metropolitan Opera performs Puccini’s Italian opera Turandot at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 8 pm.

The NYC All Night Milonga (Argentine Tango) is at Stepping Out Studios in NoMad, Manhattan from 10 pm – 4 am.


Sunday, November 12

LAST CHANCE to see dark comedy Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train at the Signature Theatre in Midtown at 2pm.



Monday, November 13

Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer opens at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan’s Upper East Side from 10 am – 5:30 pm. Through February 12, 2018.

An exhibition of Romanian artist Geta Brătescu opens at Hauser & Wirth in Chelsea, Manhattan. Through December 23.

Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale is at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center in Midtown, Manhattan at 6:30 pm.

Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks play their weekly Hot Jazz gig at Iguana New York in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 & 11 pm. $20


Tuesday, November 14

Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art Works on Paper Sale is at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center in Midtown, Manhattan at 9:30 am.

Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale is at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center in Midtown, Manhattan at 2 pm.

Tiffany’s revealed its holiday windows November 14, 2016.

Bergdorf Goodman reveals its 2017 holiday windows.

Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale is at Sotheby’s in the Upper East Side at 7 pm.

The New York Philharmonic performs “Bernstein and Don Quixote” at David Geffen Hall in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm.

The Metropolitan Opera performs Thomas Adès English opera The Exterminating Angel, inspired by the classic Mexican film by Spanish surrealist director Luis Buñuel, at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. From $25

Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks play their weekly Hot Jazz gig at Iguana New York in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 & 11 pm. $20


Wednesday, November 15

Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale is at Sotheby’s in the Upper East Side at 10 am.

Phillips’ 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale Morning Session is at Phillips in Midtown East at 11 am.

Phillips’ 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale Afternoon Session is at Phillips in Midtown East at 2 pm.

Phillips’ 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale Evening Sale is at Phillips in Midtown East at 5 pm.

Henri Bendel revealed their holiday windows in 2016.

OPENING NIGHT for John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons at Studio 54 in Midtown. Through February 4, 2018.

Christie’s Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale is at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center in Midtown, Manhattan at 7pm.

The Lincoln Center White Light Festival presents Catalan Spanish conductor Jordi Savall with his Hespèrion XXI ensemble and international guest artists in Jordi Savall: The Routes of Slavery at the Rose Theater in Jazz at Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm.


Thursday, November 16

Celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau Day, the day when this harvest’s new Beaujolais wine goes on sale. Be sure to drink that Beaujolais Nouveau before next May.

Christie’s Post-War & Contemporary Art Morning Sale is at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center in Midtown, Manhattan at 10 am.

Christie’s Post-War & Contemporary Art Afternoon Sale is at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center in Midtown, Manhattan at 2 pm.

Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction is at Sotheby’s in the Upper East Side at 6:30 pm.

Cuban percussionist and singer Pedrito Martinez plays B.B. King Blues Club Lucille’s in Midtown, Manhattan at 7:30 pm. $15

Argentine bassist Pedro Giraudo plays Tango Jazz at Barbès in Park Slope, Brooklyn at 8 pm.

The Metropolitan Opera performs Puccini’s Italian opera Turandot at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 8 pm.

The 18th Latin Grammy Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas are broadcast live on Univision at 8pm with a 7 pm red carpet pre-show.


Friday, November 17

Barneys and Macy’s opened their holiday windows on Friday, November 18, 2016.

Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Day Auction at Sotheby’s in the Upper East Side is at 9:30 am.

Argentine bassist Pedro Giraudo plays Tango Jazz at Terraza 7 in  Elmhurst, Queens at 9:30 pm.


Saturday, November 18

Watch the Madrid Derby, Atlético Madrid vs Real Madrid, with Peña Oficial Atlético de Madrid en New York at the Football Factory in Chelsea or Peña Madridista NYC at Playwright Irish Pub in Lower Midtown.

Phillips Latin American art auction goes on view at Phillips in Midtown East from 10 am – 6 pm.

The Comité Noviembre National Puerto Rican Artisans Fair & Book Expo is at Hostos Community College, Main Gymnasium, C-Lobby in Mott Haven, The Bronx from 12 – 7 pm.

The Metropolitan Opera performs Thomas Adès English opera The Exterminating Angel, inspired by the classic Mexican film by Spanish surrealist director Luis Buñuel, at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 1 pm. From $25


Sunday, November 19

LAST CHANCE to see Mexican-American play Oedipus El Rey at the Public Theater at 3pm & 8pm.



Monday, November 20

It’s a U.S. Congress state work period. Speak to your state’s U.S. senators and representatives in person and tell them what is important to you at a Town Hall Meeting in your area.

The 45th International Emmy Awards are at the New York Hilton Midtown.

Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks play their weekly Hot Jazz gig at Iguana New York in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 & 11 pm. $20


Tuesday, November 21

It’s a U.S. Congress state work period. Speak to your state’s U.S. senators and representatives in person and tell them what is important to you at a Town Hall Meeting in your area.

It’s a 2017-2018 UEFA Champions League Group Stage match day 5.

Bloomingdale’s revealed its holiday windows in 2016.

Sotheby’s Latin America: Modern Art, Part I auction is at Sotheby’s in Manhattan’s Upper East Side at 10 am.

Phillips’ Latin American art auction is at Phillips in Midtown East at 11 am.

Sotheby’s European Art auction is at Sotheby’s in Manhattan’s Upper East Side at 2 pm.

The Met Christmas Tree and Neapolitan Baroque Crèche are revealed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan’s Upper East Side from 10 am – 5:30 pm. Through January 7, 2018.

Christie’s Latin American Art auction is at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center in Midtown, Manhattan at 6 pm.

LAST CHANCE to see Thomas Adès English opera The Exterminating Angel, inspired by the classic Mexican film by Spanish surrealist director Luis Buñuel, at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. From $25

Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks play their weekly Hot Jazz gig at Iguana New York in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 & 11 pm. $20


Wednesday, November 22

It’s Thanksgiving Weekend!

It’s a U.S. Congress state work period. Speak to your state’s U.S. senators and representatives in person and tell them what is important to you at a Town Hall Meeting in your area.

Celebrate the Feast of Saint Cecilia, the patron saint of musicians.

It’s a 2017-2018 UEFA Champions League Group Stage match day 5.

Sotheby’s Latin America: Modern Art, Part II auction is at Sotheby’s in Manhattan’s Upper East Side at 10 am.

Christie’s Latin American Art auction is at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center in Midtown, Manhattan at 11 am.


Thursday, November 23

Celebrate Thanksgiving!

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade marches from Central Park West at 77th St, across Central Park South, down Sixth Avenue to Macy’s on 34th Street and Broadway from 9 am – 12 noon.

It’s a U.S. Congress state work period. Speak to your state’s U.S. senators and representatives in person and tell them what is important to you at a Town Hall Meeting in your area.


Friday, November 24

It’s a U.S. Congress state work period. Speak to your state’s U.S. senators and representatives in person and tell them what is important to you at a Town Hall Meeting in your area.

Celebrate Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year. Be safe.

New York City Ballet opens George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center. Through December 31.

SEASON PREMIERE of Verdi’s Latin opera Requiem at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 8 pm. Occasional performances through December 2. From $25


Saturday, November 25

Celebrate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women which commemorates the murder of the Mirabal sisters in the Dominican Republic on November 25, 1960.

LAST CHANCE to see the exhibition of Argentine artist Felipe Pantone: Planned Iridescence at GR Gallery in the Lower East Side 12 – 7 pm.

SEASON PREMIERE of a special English-language family version of Mozart’s The Magic Flute at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 2 pm. Occasional performances through December 9. From $27

Lo Mejor de los 90’s / Best of 90’s Salsa brings Andy Montañez, Tito Rojas, Tito Nieves, and Frankie Negron to Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey at 8 pm.

The NYC All Night Milonga (Argentine Tango) is at Stepping Out Studios in NoMad, Manhattan from 10 pm – 4 am.


Sunday, November 26

Celebrate the birthday of early Tango bandleader Francisco Canaro in San José de Mayo, Uruguay in 1888.



Monday, November 27

Celebrate Cyber Monday and buy something online.

The Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square Parade in Lincoln Square on the Upper West Side marches from Dante Park at Broadway & 63rd up Broadway to 70th St from 5:30 – 9 pm (rain, snow, or shine)

Venezuelan-American pop star Mariah Carey presents her “All I Want for Christmas is You” concert at the Beacon Theatre in Manhattan’s Upper West Side at 8 pm. $60 – $330+

Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks play their weekly Hot Jazz gig at Iguana New York in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 & 11 pm. $20


Tuesday, November 28

Celebrate Panamanian independence from Spain in 1821.

Grammy nominations are announced November 28, 2017.

Venezuelan-American pop star Mariah Carey presents her “All I Want for Christmas is You” concert at the Beacon Theatre in Manhattan’s Upper West Side at 8 pm. $60 – $330+

Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks play their weekly Hot Jazz gig at Iguana New York in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 & 11 pm. $20


Wednesday, November 29

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree will be lit for the first time with performances from 7-9 pm. Through January 7, 2018

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Fall season opens with a Gala performance at New York City Center in Midtown, Manhattan at 7 pm. Through December 3.


Thursday, November 30

An exhibition of Portuguese photographer André Cepeda Depois opens with a reception at Benrubi Gallery in Chelsea, Manhattan at 6 pm. Through January 20, 2018.

Cuban percussionist and singer Pedrito Martinez plays B.B. King Blues Club Lucille’s in Midtown, Manhattan at 7:30 pm. $15

December calendar


November Events



Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train is a timely dark comedy of faith and redemption

Signature Theatre Company
480 West 42nd St
Hell’s Kitchen / Midtown
Tuesday – Sunday
October 3-November 12, 2017

M. Butterfly is the perfect woman, but perfection isn’t always what it seems

Cort Theatre
138 West 48th St, Theater District
Previews October 7, 2017
Opening October 26, 2017
Open-ended run
Tuesday – Sunday

‘Oedipus El Rey’ gets its New York Premiere at the Public Theater

Public Theater
425 Lafayette St
East Village
Tuesday – Sunday
October 3 – November 19, 2017

Lincoln Center White Light Festival 2017 explores the art of spirituality

Lincoln Center and venues across Manhattan
October 18 – November 15, 2017

John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons moves to Broadway’s Studio 54

Studio 54
254 West 54th Street
near Eighth Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Previews Thursday, October 19, 2017
Opens Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Closes Sunday, February 4, 2018

‘Turandot’ is Puccini’s Italian opera in which love conquers ancient China

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
October 2017 – April 2018
Saturday, October 21, 2017

‘La Bohème’ is Giacomo Puccini’s Italian opera about bohemian life in Paris

October – March
Monday, October 23, 2017

Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks are Hot Jazz

Iguana New York
240 West 54th St, Midtown
Mondays & Tuesdays
October – November 2017

Sculpture of Uruguayan artist Gonzalo Fonseca

Noguchi Museum
9-01 33rd Road
at Vernon Blvd
Long Island City, Queens
Wednesday, October 25 – February 12, 2018

Angel Otero ‘Elegies’

Bronx Museum of the Arts
1040 Grand Concourse
at 165th St, The Bronx
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 – April 29, 2018

‘The Exterminating Angel’ is surrealist Luis Buñuel’s Hotel California

Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
October – November
OPENING NIGHT
Thursday, October 26, 2017

All Night Milonga is NYC’s longest running big Tango party

Stepping Out Studios
37 West 26th St, NoMad
Second & Last Saturdays
Saturday, October 28, 2017

François Morellet a systematic French approach to geometrical abstraction

Dia:Beacon upstate
Dia:Chelsea
535 West 22nd St
Chelsea, Manhattan
Saturday, October 28, 2017 – June 2, 2018

UEFA Champions League 2017 – 2018 is the top club soccer league

September – May
Group Stage Match Day 4 of 6
Tuesday – Wednesday
October 31 – November 1, 2017

Real Madrid Peña Madridista NYC Tottenham Hotspur vs Real Madrid

UEFA Champions League
Peña Madridista NYC
Playwright Irish Pub
27 West 35th St, Chelsea
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Day of the Dead Ofrendas are home altars with offerings for dead relatives

An ofrenda is a homemade altar filled with a collection of offerings to welcome the soul of a dead family member to visit on Mexican Day of the Dead celebrations

All Souls Day is a Christian day to remember dead family members

The Mexican Day of the Dead blends Aztec traditions with All Souls Day
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Day of the Dead honors Mictlancihuatl, Aztec goddess of the underworld

Skull Catrina is the modern representation of Mictlancihuatl

Catrina La Calavera Garbancera is the icon of the Day of the Dead

Catrina is the modern image of Mictlancihuatl
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Eliane Elias from Bill Evans to Brazil

Jazz at Lincoln Center
Rose Theater
Broadway at 60th Street
Lincoln Square
Friday – Saturday
November 3 – 4, 2017

Carlos Henriquez is the Latin in Jazz

Nuevo Jazz Latino
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Appel Room
Broadway at 60th Street
Friday – Saturday
November 3 – 4, 2017

Elio Villafranca is the Latin Jazz composer of the African diaspora

Nuevo Jazz Latino
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Appel Room
Broadway at 60th St
Lincoln Square
Friday – Saturday
November 3 – 4, 2017

Pedrito Martinez is the world’s first-call Cuban rumbero

Nuevo Jazz Latino
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Appel Room
Broadway at 60th Street
Friday – Saturday
November 3 – 4, 2017

Mexican Marigold, Aztec Marigold, Cempasúchil are Day of the Dead flowers

Mexican Marigolds are a Central American flower with healing powers that attract spirits to visit their families on the Day of the Dead

Fernanda Fragateiro ‘a voice (not)’ sculptural and architectural interventions

Josée Bienvenu Gallery
529 West 20th St, Chelsea
September 7 – November 4, 2017

Bruno Miguel ‘Seduction and Reason’ from a Brazilian point of view

Sapar Contemporary
Tribeca, Manhattan
September 29 – November 5, 2017

Edmar Castaneda is the Chick Corea of the Andean Harp

The Hiromi Duet
NJPAC Victoria Theater
Newark, New Jersey
Sunday, November 5, 2017

NKAME a retrospective of Cuban printmaker Belkis Ayón is pure Cuban soul

El Museo del Barrio
1230 Fifth Avenue
East Harlem (El Barrio)
June 13 – November 5, 2017

uptown: nasty women/bad hombres

Artists who live or work in El Barrio, Harlem, Washington Heights, or Inwood
El Museo del Barrio
1230 Fifth Ave, East Harlem
June 13 – November 5, 2017

NYC General Election 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Rodrigo y Gabriela ‘Tenth Anniversary Tour’ Mexican Rumba Flamenco

Capitol Theatre
Port Chester (Long Island)
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

New York Philharmonic Bernstein and Don Quixote

David Geffen Hall
Lincoln Center
Thursday & Saturday
November 9 & 11, 2017

‘En el nombre de Salomé’ is a Dominican story about women’s rights

Repertorio Español
138 East 27th St, Kips Bay
Thursday, November 9, 2017

Argentina soccer friendly Russia vs Argentina

World #4, World Cup Qualified
Russia
Thursday, November 9, 2017

Ismael Miranda “El Niño Bonito de la Salsa” is a FANIA All-Star legend

La Salsa Vive
Madison Square Garden
November 10, 2017

Brazil Soccer Friendly Exhibition Japan vs Brazil

World #2, World Cup Qualified
Stade Pierre-Mauroy
Lille, France
Friday, November 10, 2017

La Salsa Vive 2017

Madison Square Garden
Chelsea, Manhattan
Friday, November 10, 2017

Veterans Day Parade 2017 honors Americans who serve

Many Latins serve
Saturday, November 11, 2017

Grupo Niche is classic Colombian Salsa for Cali Pachangueros

With Willy Chirino
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Newark, New Jersey
Saturday, November 11, 2017

Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Colombia, Mexico in the World Cup, USA no

October 2015 – November 2017
Qualified
South America: Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Colombia
North America: Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama
Europe: France, Portugal, Spain
Playoffs: Peru, Honduras, Italy
Qualifiers end Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Pedro Giraudo is NYC’s busiest Argentine Tango Jazz leader

Barbès
376 9th St
Park Slope, Brooklyn
Thursday, November 15, 2017

Atlético Madrid vs Real Madrid Peña Oficial Atlético de Madrid en New York

The Grafton
126 First Avenue
East Village, Manhattan
Saturday, November 18, 2017

Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer

Italian Renaissance
Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave, Upper East Side
November 13, 2017 – February 12, 2018

“Hamilton” is the most influential Broadway show of our generation

New York Puerto Rican writer
Richard Rodgers Theatre
226 W 46th St, Times Square
Tuesday-Sunday 2017

A Bronx Tale is an Italian musical with a Colombian choreographer

Longacre Theatre
220 West 48th St
Times Square Broadway
Tuesday-Sunday, June 2017

18th Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square 2017 is holiday fun for the entire family

Dante Park at Broadway & 63rd up Broadway to 70th St
Monday, November 27, 2017

Met Christmas Tree and Neapolitan Baroque Crèche

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Ave at 82nd St
November 21, 2017 – January 7, 2018
Daily

Carlos Fuentes Mexican literary giant

Born in Panama City, Panama
November 11, 1928

Tito Rojas “El Gallo Salsero”

Bergen Performing Arts Center
Englewood, New Jersey
Saturday, November 25, 2017

New York City Ballet George Balanchine The Nutcracker

David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
On Sale September, 2017
November 24 – December 31, 2017

Speak to your members of Congress at a local Town Hall Meeting

Monday – Friday
November 20 – 24, 2017

Surrealismo Ojos de Mexico ~ Surrealism in Mexican Photography

Throckmorton Fine Art
145 East 57th St, 3rd Floor
Midtown East
September 21 – December 2, 2017

Cerámica de los Ancestros: Central America’s Past Revealed

Central American artifacts
National Museum of the American Indian
1 Bowling Green
Financial District
Through December 2017

Christmas in New York City

November and December is a time of glittering windows, Rockettes, Christmas trees, lights, parades, masses, and shopping, lots of shopping.

Leonardo to Matisse master drawings from the Robert Lehman collection

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue
Upper East Side, Manhattan
October 4, 2017 – January 7, 2018

Alex Da Corte puts a Harvest Moon in New Museum window

New Museum
231 Bowery at Prince St
Lower East Side
September 27, 2017 – January 7, 2018

Arte de La Borinqueña is an exhibition about the Puerto Rican superhero

Casita Maria Gallery
928 Simpson St, 6th Floor
at 163rd St
Hunts Point, The Bronx
Monday – Friday
October 4, 2017 – January 6, 2018

Rodin at the Met captures feelings in clay

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave, Upper East Side
September 16, 2017 – January 15, 2018

‘Modigliani Unmasked’ explores questions of identity

The Jewish Museum
1109 Fifth Ave & 92nd St
Upper East Side
September 15, 2017 – February 4, 2018

Socrates Annual 2017 has work by Ecuadorian New Yorker Ronny Quevedo

Socrates Sculpture Park
32-01 Vernon Blvd
Long Island City, Queens
October 1, 2017 – March 11, 2018

Barneys New York is New York Style

Madison (Upper East Side)
Broadway (Upper West Side)
Downtown (Chelsea)
SoHo
Brooklyn (Cobble Hill)

Django Reinhardt NY Festival keeps the Gypsy Jazz legend alive

July and November
Birdland
315 West 44th St
Hell’s Kitchen
July 4-9, 2017

Christie’s is the world’s leading art business

Latin American Art auctions in May and November are pillars of NYC’s Latin art scene

Titanosaur

This 122-foot-long dinosaur skeleton from Patagonia, Argentina is so big, the head pokes through the door of the hall. American Museum of Natural History through Jan 1, 2020


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