Upper West Side

A residential district framed by Lincoln Center, the American Museum of Natural History & Columbia University, includes Lincoln Square

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloon Inflation

Wednesday, November 25, 2020
UPPER WEST SIDE, NYC ~ Kids love watching the balloons inflate around the American Museum of Natural History

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thursday, November 26, 2020
UPPER WEST SIDE TO HERALD SQUARE, NYC ~ Santa Claus is coming to town in a parade filled with giant balloons and friends, from the American Museum of Natural History to Macy’s

Ballet Hispánico

UPPER WEST SIDE, NYC ~ America’s leading Latino contemporary dance organization has first and second companies, a ballet school and hosts Latino talks

American Museum of Natural History

Daily
UPPER WEST SIDE, NYC ~ Human cultures, the natural world and the universe

Beacon Theatre

UPPER WEST SIDE; Live music venue ~ One of NYC’s big theaters hosts pop, rock and latin concerts

Shearith Israel is the Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue

UPPER WEST SIDE, September 1654 ~ The first Jewish group arrived in New Amsterdam fleeing the Spanish Inquisition which had followed them to Recife in Dutch Brazil. They formed Shearith Israel, the Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue, America’s first Jewish congregation.
# jewish sanctuary fridays

Zara

NEW YORK CITY ~ The world’s biggest clothing retailer, a leader in fast fashion, has eleven stores in the City

Symphony Space

UPPER WEST SIDE, NYC ~ Performing arts center

Cinco de Mayo Parade 2019

UPPER WEST SIDE, NYC | Sun, May 5, 2019 | Mexican parade | NYC’s Mexican parade celebrates the many cultures that are Mexico. CANCELLED BY RAIN

West-Park Presbyterian Church

A Romanesque Revival church on Manhattan’s Upper West Side that is the home of Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca

Upper West Side Columbus Market (Lei Xu/Dreamstime)

Upper West Side Columbus Market (Lei Xu/Dreamstime)