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Small Business Saturday - November 30th

Small Business Saturday - November 30th

The 10th Annual Celebration of Small Business Saturday is fast approaching on November 30th. Just after Black Friday, this is the most important day of the year for small businesses to encourage holiday shoppers to visit their local businesses. Last year in 2018, US consumers spent a record high of $17.8 billion at independent retailers and restaurants on Small Business Saturday.

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Archtober in the Village

Archtober in the Village

Archtober, NYC’s architecture and design month features hundreds of events, tours, and exhibitions organized by the Center for Architecture in collaboration with over 80 partners and sponsors. The ninth-annual installment of Archtober gathers events ranging from daily building tours and lectures by design experts, to architecture-themed competitions and parties.

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Q3 2019 Retail Report

Q3 2019 Retail Report

The 2019 Q3 Retail Report gives a closer look at the Village's storefront vitality according to specific district corridors. Providing a snapshot of the different neighborhoods within our district, this report highlights the neighborhoods characteristics as well as recent retail openings, like The Alley at 68 Cooper Square, and availabilities such as 390 Sixth Avenue.

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The Village Trip

The Village Trip

The Village Trip festival returns for its second year, a four-day celebration of Greenwich Village - West and East - with its worldwide influence on music, theater, visual art, literature and poetry, genre bending performance, and social activism. The Village is where, a century before Starbucks, there was always music in the cafés at night and revolution in the air and where being “different” has always been something to celebrate. For the four festival days, September 26 – 29, the Village will be en fête, with bars, cafés and local stores offering special deals to Village Trippers.

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Dinner on 8th

Dinner on 8th

Dine al fresco on West 8th Street with over twenty Greenwich Village restaurants and bars presenting tasting menus, full menus and drinks under a late summer evening sunset. Festive street lighting, live music and outdoor tables and chairs will transform West 8th Street, recreating the celebratory evening-time atmosphere of European, South American and South-East Asian streets, regions influencing the tastes and cuisines of Dinner on 8th Street.

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We're hiring a full-time Marketing and Events Manager and would love to hear from you!

We're hiring a full-time Marketing and Events Manager and would love to hear from you!

The Marketing and Events Manager is responsible for managing the organization’s external communications and identity by generating content for digital, print and social media channels, overseeing business promotion and tourism efforts, coordinating and executing events - all with an objective of visitor attraction, cultivating corporate partnerships and developing innovative community-focused public programming.

The job description is posted below, please follow the instructions under "To Apply" section if interested.

The Village Alliance Team