April New York to-do list!

April is coming, spring is not far away.

More and more outdoor activities are coming back to New York!

Smorgasburg

Every weekend

27 North 6th Street, Brooklyn

http://www.smorgasburg.com/

Finally the outdoor food and flea market is coming back. From Wowful, Raindrop cake, to Bronchstreet. There are so much more that you can eat! All different kind of street food, exotic, from authentic and creative, all you can explore in Smorgasburg.

Brooklyn Folk festival  

April 8th – 11th

Kings County, Brooklyn

There will be a lot of performance from all over the world. The gathering brings together acts that deal in Americana and blues as well as global sounds from places like the Middle East and Guinea. If you like music, don’t miss it.

Tartan Day Parade

April 9th2pm

6 Avenue between 45th Street and 55th Street.

Missing St. Patrick’s Day? Come to celebrate Scotland by watching bagpipers, men in kilts, and women in plaid marching up!

Tribeca Film Festival

April 13th – 24th

Lower Manhattan

Every New Yorker all know about this festival. It is one of the biggest film festivals in New York. From documentaries, foreign films, filmmakers to big-name talent and local indie features, you can find what you want to see.

Earth Day

April 17th

Union Square

To celebrate the earth and understand the meaning of peaceful coexistence between human being and the nature, there will be the performance and families activities in Union Square. There is some eco-living information exhibit at grand central and 5k.

Earth Day 2013

Earth Day 2013

Queens International Night Market

Start April 23rd 6 pm – midnight

http://queensnightmarket.com/

Missing night market? Or smorgasburg is not enough? No worries, there are some street food, crafts and all different kind of activates waiting for you. Come to experience the Asian culture and taste all different kind of amazing food.

SPA Week

April 11th – 17th

http://www.spaweek.com/

Although April is much warmer than January, it is still chilling in spring. In Taiwan people like to have hot spring in spring, here there you have an opportunity to go for an up hundreds bucks SPA service for only $50.

Holi Hai

April 30th 11am

1 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, NY

http://nycholi.com

It is Indian’s famous festival to celebrate spring. On this day people spread color powder to each other as the symbol of goodness. There are some traditional music, dance and cousin out there waiting for you!

Brooklyn cherry blossom festival

April 30th – may 1st

Brooklyn botanical garden

Not only there is blossom, but also Japanese art and culture. If you like cosplay, don’t miss this opportunity to show your great work! Sakura Matsuri features 200 blossoming cherry trees and 60 events and performances celebrating Japanese culture at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.

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