Ann Hamilton at The Armory, Chanukah on Ice at Wollman Rink, Christmas Carols at St. John the Divine, Christmas Dyker Heights NYC, Cyndi Lauper and Friends at the Beacon Theatre, Darlene Love at BB King Blues Club, Fortuny at Spanish Institute, Holiday on the Hudson, Jingle Jog in Prospect Park, Les Ballet Trocadero de Monte Carlo at Joyce Theatre, Lion King Exhibit, Magnificent Jewels Auction at Christie's, Mummenschanz at Skirball, National Frank Sinatra Day, New York City, NYC, Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium, Poppy Seed Players, Sephardic Music Festival at Le Poisson Rouge, Spanish Cinema at Film Society Lincoln Center, Tuba Christmas in Rockefeller Center, Under The Radar Festival At Public Theater, World's Fair Museum of City of New York, Z 100's Jingle Ball
Below, find 23 GREAT activities to choose from. **Reminder** Each day has its own page-click through to see the entire weekend. If you like this site, please continue to spread the word.
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FRIDAY DECEMBER 7, 2012
Fortuny y Madrazo: An Artistic Legacy
Conceived by and curated with Oscar de la Renta, this exhibit highlights the work of Spanish designer/artist Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo. Known for his hand pleated dresses, Fortuny was also a celebrated textile designer, painter, sculptor and all around artist. Adults $15/Seniors $5. Open Friday evening until 8pm.
Through March 30, 2013
Queen Sofía Spanish Institute
684 Park Avenue, between 68th and 69th St
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Put on Your Calendar: National Frank Sinatra Day
Celebrate Frank’s birthday all day at Citipond in Bryant Park on December 12, 2012
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ADDITIONAL MUSIC AROUND TOWN
Z100’s Jingle Ball Concert 2012 December 7, 2012 7:30pm
Madison Square Garden, 7th Avenue between 31st and 33rd Streets
Venezuelan Brass Ensemble December 7, 2012 8pm
Carnegie Hall, 7th Avenue and 57th St
Global Salon: Wu Man December 7, 2012 7:30pm
Symphony Space, Broadway at 95th St
Guitar Ensemble Fall 2012 December 7, 2012 8pm *FREE*
Mannes Concert Hall, 85th Street between Amsterdam and Columbus Avenue
John King’s Kosmos December 7, 2012 8pm
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn
Ari Hest Record Release Show December 7, 2012 9pm
92YTribeca, 200 Hudson Street
The Losers Lounge tribute to Stevie Wonder December 7, 2012 7pm and 9:30pm
Joe’s Pub, 425 Lafayette Street
The Music of Nina Simone December 7, 2012 7:30pm
Jazz at Lincoln Center, Broadway at 60th Street
Apollo Music Cafe featuring Lynn Loosier December 7, 2012 10pm
Apollo Theater, 253 W. 125th Street
American Folk Art Museum *Free* Music Fridays December 7, 2012 5:30-7:30
American Folk Art Museum, 2 Lincoln Square
Get Your Tickets: New Era Pinstripe Bowl Football
Syracuse and West Virginia are playing in the third annual college football “Pinstripe Bowl” at Yankee Stadium on December 29, 2012. The week of festivities begins on December 25, 2012 around NYC, with the teams participating in community outreach programs, special events/promotions and more and culminates with the two rival teams vying for the New Era Pinstripe title.
Tickets start at $45
Click link for tickets http://web.pinstripebowl.com/tickets/index
Tickets Are Still Available For Tomorrow December 8, 2012: Babes In Toyland
Journey to Toyland and enjoy all your favorite characters as they perform “The March of Toys”, “Toyland” and other classic favorites.
Save 25%, tickets regularly $15-$55, just $18.75, $41.25
Click link below or call 212-971-9500 and use Promo Code: TMAN
Avery Fisher Hall
10 Lincoln Center Plaza
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Get Your Tickets: Under the Radar Festival
This two week international theater festival highlights over 15 works by both up and coming as well as established artists. Both individual and package ticket deals are available. Tickets are *FREE* to $20
January 9-20, 2013
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Put On Your Calendar: Holiday on the Hudson
Annual tree lighting, live musical entertainment, arts & crafts and more!
December 12, 2012, 5:30pm-6:30pm
West Harlem Piers Park: 125th St. and Marginal
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Magnificent Jewels Auction at Christie’s
Over 300 lots of fine jewelry will be auctioned at Christie’s on December 10, 2012. Diamonds, rare gemstones, natural pearls and exquisite signed jewels from the Art Nouveau and Art Deco periods will be featured including a rare red diamond and a 50 carat diamond ring by jeweler Graff.
Public viewing times are December 7 and 8, 2012 10am-6pm and December 9, 2012 from 10am-5pm.
20 Rockefeller Plaza
Spanish Cinema Now December 7-20, 2012
In its 20th season at the Walter Reade Theater, “Spanish Cinema Now” has grown from about 40 films to a myriad of Spanish and Latin American cinema choices. Discount packages are available for 3 films or more.
Walter Reade Theater
165 W. 65th St, between Columbus and Amsterdam
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