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 2012

New York

Monet's Garden at New York Botanical Garden

The flowers in this section of the beautiful Botanical Garden was inspired by the painting styles of the great Claude Monet.

Beer Here: Brewing New York's History

New York has been brewing since day one, and now you can walk through its rich history one sip at a time.

Zarkana by Cirque Du Soleil
A show you definitely don't want to miss, Zarkana's wild acrobatics and colorful displays will stretch your imagination.
U.S. Open

A definite staple in a New York City summer, the US Open is the only proper way to end a season of tennis

Fashion Week
High fashion will bring its A game, as designers unveil their new lines during fashion's most exciting and glamorous week of the year.
NYC Ballet at Lincoln Center

Constantly putting on amazing performances, the NYC Ballet is world renowned for its mastery of the traditional and its ingeniuty in the original.

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.

Philadelphia

Mural Mile Walking Tour

Allow an expert guide to show you the ins and outs of Center City, as you learn about the many restaurants, shopping hotspots and landmarks in the neighborhood.

Headhouse Square Farmers' Market

The only way to put fresher ingredients on your table would be to pick them yourself.

The Franklin Institute Presents The Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times
Take advantage of the world's first opportunity to view the earliest known Biblical texts, recently excavated from a cave along the coast of the Dead Sea.
Light: Installations by Bruce Munro at Longwood Gardens

If you are in need of a breath taking walk, do not hesitate to experience the beauty of nature in Bruce Munro's lucid vision of the Longwood Gardens.

Decadent Gourmet Tour
Feed your appetite with this delicious walking tour that will take your taste buds on a roller coaster ride of flavors, from some of Philadelphia's favorites.
The Independence Seaport Museum presents Art in the Open: The Exhibition

Featuring guest curators and wonderful, local art, this exhibit is a great way to get a feel importance of maritime activity in a city far from the coast.

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents Gauguin, Cezanne and Matisse: Visions of Arcadia
Attempt to wrap you mind around the idea of everlasting beauty, just as these masterful Arcadian painters did throughout the 1900's.
Center City District Restaurant Week

A great way to taste test a town with more than plenty to offer in the delectable restaurants category. There are both lunch and dinner specials offered by over 100 restaurants.

DC

Free Big Five Memorials Walking Tour
Washington, Dr. King, Lincoln, Roosevelt, Jefferson oh my!  This tour is a great way to learn about five distinct periods in America's history, through each of these five great men.
Civil War Georgetown: House and Walking Tour

Did someone say Civil War reenactment? No, its a tour of Tudor Place and Civil War Georgetown, visiting historic burial sites, important residences and Union hospitals.

Cirque du Soleil - Totem

An evolutionary performance of Cirque du Soleil, telling the story of mankind's development through acrobatic language.

The Color Purple: The Musical

Experience how powerful love can be, in overcoming adversity and finding your own unique place in the world.  A testament to inner strength, this is a true celebration of life.

Rock of Ages
Forget everything about modern music and embark on a trip to the rockin' 80's with this thrilling musical.