summer events in nyc

Summer Restaurant Week 2013: July 22 to August 16

restaurant week 2013

Restaurant week is back again in NYC this summer. It is a week so big it lasts 20 days (July 22nd to August 16th). If you still don’t know how it works, participating restaurants offer sweet deals on prix fixe lunches and dinners. With more than 300 restaurant, including TONY’s top critics eateries, you can enjoy mouthwatering lunch for $25 and dinner for $38 without breaking the bank.

It is an opportunity to dine out at some of NYC’s most outstanding restaurants and a chance to try some of the top cuisines that delight your palate and define the art of dining in the Empire City.

Reservations for this beloved culinary tradition are already open, and you can find a list of the restaurants participating here. Go ahead! Indulge yourself!

NYC Summer Bucketlist

Oh sweet summertime, we at Gray Line New York are definitely big fans of you.

From your perky golden rays of sunshine, to your abundant fields of green grass in Central Park– we cannot get enough.

Sheep Meadow, Central Park.

Hop-off the double-decker bus and explore the Big Apple with our 2011 Summer Bucketlist:

1. Bronx Zoo

2. Rent a boat at the Central Park Boathouse

3. Day trips to Philadelphia and Washington DC

4. Happy Hour in Bryant Park

5. Walk down Stone Street

6. Shakespeare in the Park

7. Grab drinks at the Top of the Standard Hotel

8. Attend a River to River Festival Concert at the South Street Seaport

9. Times Square Comedy Show

10. Go to a Yankee’s Game

11. Have a picnic in Sheep Meadow

12. Visit all of the museums on Museum Mile (Guggenheim, Metropolitan Museum of Art, etc.)

13. Take a picture in front of Carrie Bradshaw (Sex & the City) and Kathleen Kelly’s (You’ve Got Mail) brownstone

14. Ride the attractions at Coney Island

15. Fire Island

16. Camping on a beach in Long Island (Obviously, we have a thing for islands.)

17. Train for the 2011 ING New York City Marathon in Central Park

18. See How To Succeed in Business Without Even Trying and The Addams Family on Broadway

19. 4th of July Fireworks Cruise in the New York Harbor

20. Explore the newly opened section of High Line Park.

What’s on your NYC Summer Bucketlist?