Valentine’s Day 2019

Things to do in NYC on Valentine’s Day ~ Thursday, February 14, 2019

‘Birds of Passage’ an epic Colombian movie at Film Forum

HUDSON SQUARE, Feb 14-21, 2019. Indigenous Colombian movies ~ This epic ‘Godfather’-like crime drama made the 2019 Oscars shortlist for Best Foreign Language Film

‘Sleeping Beauty’ NYC Ballet at the David H Koch Theater

LINCOLN CENTER, Tue-Sun, Feb 13-17 & 19-24, 2019, French ballet dance theatre ~ One of NYC Ballet’s most elaborate productions with over 100 dancers.

Pedro Giraudo plays Argentine Tango at Terraza 7

ELMHURST, QUEENS, Thu, Feb 21, 2019, Argentine tango live music ~ 2018 Latin Grammy “Best Tango Album”

Valentine’s Day commemorates the death of several Roman saints, all named Saint Valentine, who got associated with romantic love through Arthurian stories told in the Middle Ages.

“There were no embraces, because where there is great love there is often little display of it.”

Miguel de Cervantes SaavedraDon Quixote