Storm Chasers at Arts & Crafts Beer Parlor

Storm Chasers at Arts & Crafts Beer Parlor

There’s two types of “storm chaser”, those that go headlong into powerful, awe-inspiring weather systems and those who appreciate the power of abstract art, creativity and eclecticism. On a warm mid-October evening, it was the latter type of storm chaser, which converged on West 8th Street's Arts & Crafts Beer Parlor, for the launch for their current art exhibit, created by Storm Ritter!

Help Keep Spinning The Cube For Fifty Minutes Non-Stop For Charity!!

Help Keep Spinning The Cube For Fifty Minutes Non-Stop For Charity!!

Help keep the Astor Cube spinning for fifty minutes non-stop by donating $10 to GO Project and have the chance to WIN tickets to Blue Man Group New York right at Astor Place! 

Click here to pledge your support, spin and WIN!  

Join us at the Alamo’s Birthday Party on November 1st to spin the Cube! Can’t make it? You’ll still be eligible to win, but we’ll do the spinning for you.

15 winners will be selected. The last date for entry is 11/1/17. Winners will be notified via the email address entered on ...

The Magic of West 8th Street is Alive!

The Magic of West 8th Street is Alive!

“I don’t know where I’m going from here, but I promise it won’t be boring” said David Bowie who recorded his first No1 U.S. single, “Fame”, at the legendary Electric Lady Studios on West 8th Street.

If West 8th Street could express itself in words, it would perhaps use ones similar to Bowie’s to reflect upon its own journey and destiny. There are, of course, many forms of expression and West 8th Street remains one of New York City’s most inventive streets from its rich cultural history to the energetic, hugely ...

Positively 8th Street! Three Times the Fun!!

Positively 8th Street! Three Times the Fun!!

The third Positively 8th Street Festival of the summer was a vibrant colorful day of music, arts, crafts, pop-up restaurants, bars, parks and playgrounds. It was a day to celebrate the diversity, vitality and energy of 8th Street, and its importance to the sustained health of our neighborhood and community.