NYC Restaurant Week

If you are looking to enjoy the many wonderful restaurants that New York has to offer, Restaurant Week is the perfect way to see them all without breaking the bank.

OCTOBER 2013

New York

New York City Marathon
Enjoy a warm cup of apple cider while watching the 35,000+ athletes run the 33rd annual New York Marathon.
New York Film Festival
Perfect for film fanatics, the New York film Festival has showcased the most recent works from some of the world’s most esteemed film makers.
Archtober
This activity is for the resident who is interested in and appreciates the interior and exterior architectural lines of The Big Apple, and wants to learn about the people and the story behind them.
The Cloisters: offered daily through October
Take a guided tour through the lovely Gardens of the Cloisters - the branch of the Metropolitan Museum dedicated to the art and architecture of medieval Europe.

Philadelphia

OH SUGAR! THE MAGICAL TRANSFORMATION FROM CANE TO CANDY
A sweet exhibition focusing on Philadelphia’s candy manufacturing history. The show is created and curated by the founders of the city’s iconic ice creamery, The Franklin Fountain. (215) 413-8655
Dinosaurs Unearthed
The Jurassic age surfaces in Philadelphia at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University with the six-month-long exhibition Dinosaurs Unearthed. In a multi-sensory experience, see life-size, animatronic dinosaurs, as well as skeletons, fossil casts, real specimens and tons of interactive elements

DC

Exquisitely Evil: Up Close and Personal with the Bond Villains

Fans of the 007 agent, James Bond, will appreciate the Exquisitely Evil: 50 years of Bond Villains exhibit at the International Spy Museum.

Taste of DC
Taste of DC is a multi-day culinary and cultural event in the heart of the nation’s capital.
Yoga: The Art of Transformation
Through sculpture and paintings this exhibition explores the meaning of transforming body and consciousness and its profound philosophical foundations.

LA

Jazz at LACMA
Jazz at LACMA features the art of jazz as practiced by leading Southern California artists.
Rodeo Drive Festival of Watches
Rodeo Drive Festival, based on the highly successful Madison Avenue Watch week in NYC, is designed to celebrate the largest concentration of luxury watch brands and fine timepieces on the West Coast. The city-wide festival will include open houses, product introductions, watch-maker appearances, exhibitions and other special events.
In Focus: Architecture
Drawn from the J. Paul Getty Museum's collection, this exhibition surveys the history of architectural photography through images of sacred and secular structures, picturesque environments, abstracted spaces, and conceptual forms.
17th Annual HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL
For a 17th consecutive year, the Hollywood Film Festival® and “Hollywood Film Awards®” continue their mandate of bridging the gap between emerging filmmakers and the film industry, as well as recognizing excellence in established Hollywood, both in front of and behind the camera.
Beverly Hills artSHOW
The free show features art by 240 exhibitors from around the nation, who showcase their work in painting, sculpture, watercolor, photography, mixed media, ceramics, jewelry, drawings and printmaking.

London

Rain dance Film Festival
Small budget films take the limelight in the UK's largest independent film festival.
London Restaurant Festival
Hundreds of restaurants partake in this all-encompassing food affair.
London Cocktail Week
Cocktail bars across the city provide tasting sessions, tours and pop-up events.
The BFI London Film Festival
A comprehensive festival that attracts a number of top industry players.
Chocolate Week
London becomes a sweet tooth's heaven with a week of chocolatey events.
Bloomsbury Festival
More than 100 free cultural events to celebrate the community.
Mozart Requiem
One of the composer's most recognisable pieces is played as part of this Mozart evening.
Masterpieces of Chinese Painting 700-1900
Some of the earliest surviving Chinese paintings are displayed for this major exhibition.