It’s undeniable that out of all the neighborhoods in the city, Greenwich Village is the best place to celebrate Halloween. From thrift shops to find the perfect costume in to the annual parade, the Village is the place to be on October 31st. Read our curated list of spooky stops and shops below to make the most out of this ghoulish month.
With over 500,000 posts under the Instagram hashtag #greenwichvillage, our neighborhood has proven itself to be extremely Instagram-able. Join the thousands of fans and influencers celebrating Greenwich Village by adding your own photos to the hashtag! Read below for our curated list of the most picture perfect spots in the Village.
With Father’s Day right around the corner, now is the time to stop procrastinating and pick up your gift for Dad. This year you can celebrate dad while also supporting small businesses in Greenwich Village.
May is Small Business Month and we’re encouraging you to support small, locally owned storefront businesses. Eat, drink, shop and pamper yourself all while supporting Greenwich Village neighborhood establishments.
Last minute shopper? No need to fret! Give Mom the gift of shopping local this year with Village Bucks. Village Bucks is a digital gift card that works just like a MasterCard gift card and can be used at select merchants across our neighborhood with the amount of your choosing. See our curated list of activities that Mom can do to celebrate her special day!
Earth Day is celebrated each year on April 22nd since 1970 and has gone global. We all can do our part in saving the planet and creating a better world. Whether you are looking for sustainable products, need more pointers or are looking to celebrate virtually, we’ve got some environmental tips to help you do your part.
The past year has been a challenging time for communities everywhere. Since the start of COVID-19 pandemic, inflammatory and xenophobic remarks have increased the risk of violence and harm to Asian and AAPI individuals, communities, families, and businesses. During the past few months hate crimes have surged across United States and right here in New York City. We must do our part in proving support and solidarity to the Asian American community.
Greenwich Village is home to some of New York’s oldest businesses that offer the best eye-glasses, delicious pizzas, apothecary traditions, so much more and have been around forever. Some of them like C.O Bigelow, B&S Zeeman, Citarella include strong family ties, that have remained true to their tradition, family-owned, and continue to churn out new and unique offerings. COVID-19 has affected all of us and the pandemic has wiped out several small businesses; however, here is a list of businesses that are longstanding anchors of Greenwich Village.
Greenwich Village has been home to some of the most important and iconic women in history. At the start of Women's History Month we take a look back at some of the women who have lived and worked in the Village and their legacies and celebrate our current women-owned businesses.