Hide From April Showers With These Indoor Activities

Rain doesn’t mean that you have to have a boring or bad day!

As April showers rain down on Greenwich Village, it looks like we’re all going to have to spend a bit more time inside as we wait for May flowers. However, rain doesn’t mean that you have to have a boring or bad day! Keep reading for suggestions of what do and where to go in Greenwich Village as you wait for the sun to come back out.

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See a Movie at an Indie Theater

Greenwich Village is full of indie theater with the latest in mainstream and art-house cinema. You’ll forget about the pouring rain outside while you watch one of their award-nominated movies or encore screenings of classic films.

Below is a list of theaters to support during your movie watching endeavors

  • Film Forum
  • Village East Cinemas
  • Quad Cinema
  • Cinema Village
  • IFC Center

Find Brand New Art

Just because it’s dreary outside doesn’t mean that your surroundings can’t be bright and cheery! Spend the day with an umbrella in hand, hopping to different art galleries around the neighborhood. Pick out a new piece of art to liven up your home, or just take in the beauty of the different pieces you’ll see during your tour.

Here’s some galleries to get yourself started:

Live A Life Of Luxury

Spend your rainy day treating yourself to an afternoon of luxury! Start the day off with brunch at Amelie and enjoy an authentic French meal. In the mood for a different cuisine? We have a full list of brunch spots to choose from! From brunch move on down 8th street, where you can shop at fashionable boutiques and elite brands like Atelier and Shop Untitled. For even more shopping move on over to University Place for shops such as The Grey Pearl.

End the day with a meal at one of Greenwich Village’s best ranked eateries. For an extra layer of luxury, book a room at The Marlton Hotel to fall asleep knowing you treated yourself from the start to the end of the day.

See One of a Kind Theatre

Greenwich Village is home to some of the best theatre in the city, all without Broadway prices. See an experimental new show by yourself, or laugh out loud at a comedic one woman show with a friend. Want to bring the family along? Your kids are sure to love Blue Man Group and shows like Stomp.

Below is a list of theaters with productions currently running in Greenwich Village:

Pamper Yourself

Greenwich Village is home to plenty of spas and salons, all with incredible service. For your rainy day, why don’t you spend some time pampering yourself? Head to Professional Threading Studio to freshen up your eyebrows, or go to Vada Salon for a massage. The choice is up to you because no matter what you’ll end the day feeling fresh and beautiful.

Below is a list of spas and salons in Greenwich Village:

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