NYC Restaurant Week

If you are looking to enjoy the many wonderful restaurants that New York has to offer, Restaurant Week is the perfect way to see them all without breaking the bank.

SEPTEMBER 2015

New York

Andy Warhol: Campbell’s Soup Cans and Other Works, 1953 - 1967
Campbell’s Soup Cans, long considered the signature work by legendary artist Andy Warhol, is the piece de resistance in this series of 32 paintings exhibited in the Paul J. Sachs Prints and Illustrated Books Galleries.
2015 U.S. Open
Both the best in men’s and women’s tennis, such as Serena Williams, Andy Murray, and more converge upon the Arthur Ashe Stadium to test their skills among the sports’ most elite at the 2015 U.S. Open.
New York Fashion Week
Thousands of Fall and Winter styles, accessories, and entire collections are showcased during this international week of glamour. Leaders of the industry, including top models, photographers, and world-famous designers gather for a week full of fashion shows and events held around the city.
New York Film Festival
Whet your film lovers’ appetite with this two week long celebration of film. Documentaries, classic films, and new full-length features by both emerging directors and titans of the field will be shown to some of New York’s most perceptive film connoisseurs.

Philadelphia

Craft Beer Trail of Greater Philadelphia
GQ named Philadelphia one of The Best Beer Cities in America, Frommer’s named it one of the 14 best beer cities globally, and it’s won medals at the annual Great American Beer Festival – It’d be a shame to not take advantage of this famous beer city.
Awfully Nice Tours
If you’re new to the Philadelphia area, Awfully Nice Tours is the outfit for you - they create the perfect tour for each audience based on your wants. Driving tours, walking tours, food and beer tours, even Segway tours: you choose, they create, everyone enjoys.
Discovering the Impressionists: Paul Durand-Ruel and the New Painting
The exhibition will host more than 80 works by Pissarro, Degas, Renoir, Manet and others. See this expansive exhibit celebrating the ambitious and visionary Parisian art dealer who supported and helped elevate a new style of painting.
Fringe Festival
Founded in 1997 and formerly known as the Philadelphia Live Arts Festival and Philly Fringe, the organization serves local, national and international artists of all disciplines and levels of achievement through an annual 16-day Festival along with year-round series of high-quality contemporary dance, theater and music performances.
Made In America Music Festival
Curated by legendary hip hop artist, Jay-Z, the “Made in America” festival brings together a stellar and diverse mix of performers that cover a wide range of music genres, making this massive musical celebration a “can’t-miss” event.

DC

The BEACH
The National Building Museum brings a one-of-a-kind exhibition to DC with “The BEACH”, a 10,000 square foot interactive exhibit featuring an “ocean” of nearly one million recyclable plastic balls and a shoreline area with beach chairs, activities, and other quintessential summer experiences.
The Peacock Room Comes To America
Originally designed by artist James McNeill Whistler for British shipping magnate, Frederick Richards Leyland, the Peacock Room saturates its walls with a rich palette of blue-greens and metallic gold leaf, and is considered one of the most famous aesthetic interiors.
Recent Acquisitions of Italian Renaissance Prints: Ideals Made Flesh
Browse through this massive collection of Italian Renaissance prints, which played a pivotal role in the development and transmission of the period style.
Eye Pop: The Celebrity Gaze
Featuring an extensive use of mediums such as drawings, paintings, photography, video, and sculpture, “Eye Pop” showcases an intimate look at 53 famous luminaries such as Oprah Winfrey, Brad Pitt, Katy Perry, Michelle Obama and others who have captured the public eye.
Adams Morgan Day
Located in the Adams Morgan district, the neighborhood is recognized for its diversity in cultures, countries, and indie businesses. Sample international cuisine; browse art galleries featuring works by local artists, and take in a show or two during this annual local festival.

LA

Explore The Life of Art: Context, Collecting, and Display
Explore The Life of Art: Context, Collecting, and Display, an interactive exhibit at the Getty Center and gain a better understanding of how the pieces in the collection are so informative about the time they were popular and coveted.
LA Times Taste Festival
This culinary event is The Los Angeles Times’s annual celebration of the Southern California food scene. The major Labor Day weekend food and wine festival will return to Paramount Pictures Studios for its sixth time.
Los Angeles Opera Season-Opening Gala
This year, the Los Angeles Opera’s season-opening gala will be the organization’s 30th anniversary celebration. It’s exciting double production features Plácido Domingo singing the title role in Woody Allen’s staging of Puccini’s masterpiece Gianni Schicchi.
Angeleno's Annual Live & Dine LA
Celebrating its sweet sixteen, this culinary event honors L.A.’s distinguished chefs and in restauranteurs in the food industry that have prevailed the city’s culinary scene.
Los Angeles Philharmonic Opening-Night Gala
The Los Angeles Philharmonic and conductor Gustavo Dudamel will kick off the new season—the milestone 30th—at Walt Disney Concert Hall with an opening-night gala.

London

BBC Proms 2015
Each year the BBC Proms host two months of concerts, including the famous Last Night performances, world premieres of contemporary works and shows by a diverse range of artists. In a continuing effort to promote artists from across the musical spectrum, the Proms continues to welcome singers and artists form various genres; as well as classical favourites
Buckingham Palace Summer Opening
Enjoy access to The State Rooms, Grand Hall, and Music Room during the Royal Family’s summer holiday. The charming Music Room, setting for many royal christenings, is wondrous to observe, and visitors will appreciate the numerous Rembrandts, Rubens and Vermeers in the Picture Gallery.
Open House London
Celebrate London's architectural wonders as Open House London throws open the doors to hundreds of buildings and spaces in and around the capital. More than 800 free guided tours, architectural-themed walks, cycle rides, debates and activities are available during the weekend.
Rugby World Cup 2015
Rugby World Cup 2015 is a nationwide tournament with 20 teams playing 48 matches in 13 venues across the UK. London is set for a spectacular six weeks of rugby, hosting 17 matches, with the World Cup Final taking place at Twickenham Stadium on 31 October 2015.
London Design Festival 2015
Leading the way in innovation, this festival celebrates the best creative talents with a range of exciting events and exhibitions. More than 300 events and exhibitions are staged by hundreds of different studios and individuals from around the world, covering a broad spectrum of design innovation. Ranging from exhibitions and seminars to shows and pop-up events, the London Design Festival programme makes full use of the many unique spaces to be found in the capital.
London Fashion Weekend
Following London Fashion Week, one of the "big four" fashion trade shows in the world, London Fashion Weekend is a fashionista extravaganza, letting everyone in on the fabulous world of fashion. Somerset House is transformed into an exclusive fashion experience, brimming with designer catwalk shows, pop-up shops, hair and beauty, and educational panels.