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.

JANUARY 2013

New York

The Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center

Known as the preeminent opera house in the US, this season will undoubtedly please both the opera fanatic and the relative newcomer.

Picasso Black and White at the Guggenheim Museum

Take a black and white stroll through Pablo Picasso's illustrious career, from his early beginnings all the way through his experimental and transcendental end.

African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde at the Met
There was once a time when America was not so artistically diverse.  Learn about America's relationship with fine art through this exhibit, which uses African sculpture as a means of exploration.
Matisse: In Search of True Painting at The Met
Gain insight in to Matisse's unique style of revisiting past paintings and attempt to understand color, shape and inspiration in the way this great painter so fully did.
The New York Times Arts & Leisure Weekend
There might be no greater gathering of brilliant artistic minds than at The New York Times Arts & Leisure Weekend, when the writers and subjects of The Times' arts section convene for a series of public conversations.
New York Jewish Film Festival
The New York Jewish Film Festival (NYJFF), presented by the Jewish Museum and the Film Society of Lincoln Center is an important event in world cinema.
Lunch Hour NYC
With multimedia, manuscripts, lunch boxes and a selection of its more than 45,000 menus, the New York Public Library takes a look back at 150 years of the New York lunch.
Winter Antiques Show
Each winter, the most prestigious antiques show in America comes to the Park Avenue Armory.

Philadelphia

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition
The 1920s and Prohibition era come roaring to life in the form of a 5,000-square-foot exhibit featuring more than 120 rare artifacts from the period.
John Wesley Harding with Black Prairie
If you are a music fan, don't miss John Wesley Harding and Black Prairie featuring members of the Decemberists.
Endgame
Nobel Prize winner Samuel Beckett’s wicked humor comes alive on the Arden’s stage for the first time, directed by Edward Sobel.
Anniversary Concert and Ball

A night of music, dancing and eating in celebration of the 156th Anniversary of the Academy of Music.

DC

The Hirshhorn Museum Presents Ai Weiwei: According to What?
One of China's premier artists, Ai Weiwei is known for exploring the relationship between art, society and the individual.  Here the Hirshhorn provides a great variety of media that he has worked with to show the full range of his talents.
Xavier Veilhan: (IN)balance
The Phillips Collection is excited to present Xavier Veilhan's first major US exhibition: (IN)balance which is one of the largest Intersections project to date.
Better Angels of Our Nature: Art During the Civil War and Reconstruction
There is no better way to understand an event then through the eyes of its contemporaries, so why not experience the Civil War through the eyes of the painters of the time?
Roads of Arabia
This Sackler Gallery exhibit features 200 plus artifacts recently excavated from more than 10 sites on the Arabian Peninsula.
Washington Winter Show
The Washington Winter Show is Washington, DC's premiere antique, fine art, and decorative art show.
Tour for the Presidential Inaugural
Tudor Place offers a chance to trace the presidencies of years' past with its new Tour for the Presidential Inaugural.

LA

Charles Fine: A thirty-year survey of drawings, paintings, sculptures, photographs and video
ACE gallery presents a thirty-year survey of work by Charles Fine, which explores and expands upon the intricacies of the natural world and the effects of human habitation.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art: Stanley Kubrick Exhibit

On display through June 30th, the Stanley Kubrick exhibit features a comprehensive look into this film auteur, and includes annotated scripts, photography, films represented through costumes and props, and much more.

Cirque du Soleil: Iris
Acrobats bounce and dance around the stage of the Dolby Theatre and take the audience through a journey of the world of cinema.
Beverly Hills Ice Skating Rink
For the first time in many years, Beverly Hills will have a community ice rink that will be the hallmark of Beverly Hills holiday festivities for 2012.
First Fridays at Venice Beach
Want to kick-start your weekend with a splash of culture?
The Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk
Art galleries, art events, openings of stores and a variety of different activities are available for the Los Angeles community to participate in during the Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk.
Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles
This spectacular show is a spitting image of musicians performing in the shoes of The Beatles.
2013 People’s Choice Awards
Hosted by The Big Bang Theory’s very own Kaley Cucuo this year, the 37th annual People’s Choice Awards will be held at the Nokia Theatre in the heart of Los Angeles.
The Born This Way Ball
Lady Gaga takes over the stage once again with her intriguing fashion sense and catchy songs in the The Born This Way tour.
Restaurant Week
Restaurant Week 2013 offers special deals on a variety of different locations to eat across the city of Los Angles.
Big Drum/Small World with Jazz Reach
Music brings people together, and spreading an understanding of this message is the mission of Big Drum/Small World.