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Ninth Annual Freeze Tag on Wall Street, 2014!

Freezetag!Come play Freeze-Tag on Wall Street!

Sunday January 12th, 2014
1pm-3pm
FREE!
Corner of Wall and Broad Streets

Wow. 9 years! Can you believe we’ve been producing this inanity for nine years? Well, we’re back at it again, and hopefully with a new, socialist-leaning, Nicaraguan Sandinista-supporting, 6 foot 5 inch towering Mayor of NYC at our back, bringing freeze tag to the people!!

Once again, our favorite schoolyard games in the heart of the Financial District will be re-enacted for all to join. Freeze-Tag, Blob-Tag, Wolf Sheep Rock, Red Rover and more will be taught to those who forgot their childhood, We’ll see you on Wall Street!

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East Village Literary, Music and Art tour with the Strand Bookstore!

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This Sunday, 2 – 4pm!

In partnership with The Strand Bookstore, join native New Yorker and The Levys’ Unique New York! tour guide Matt Levy on a 2 hour Literary, Artistic and Musical History walking tour of the East Village. We will explore hidden street art, underground graffiti, former beat poet flophouses and punk rock clubs and hang-outs but we’ll also learn how the East Village went from industrial to artistic to bohemian to bourgeoisie to NYU students. Book, music and art lovers of all ages are welcome.

Admission for this tour is $25 and will take place rain or shine. Please note that payment is required for all online orders at the time of checkout. The tour will meet at the NW corner of Bowery and Houston in front of the large art mural and end at the Strand. All who attend will receive a complimentary $5 gift card upon arrival at the Strand at the close of the tour.

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Greenwich Village Literary Tour in Partnership with The Strand Bookstore!

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We were proud to partner with The Strand Bookstore – 18 Miles of Books – with a Greenwich Village Literary Walking Tour!  on Sunday, July 21st, from 2 – 4pm for a Historic and Poetic walking tour throughout Greenwich Village. Learn about the stomping grounds of Edgar Allan Poe, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, Bob Dylan and more while meandering through the neighborhood, listening to poetry and prose. Learn a little about everything from the Lost Generation to the Triangle Shirtwaist fire and see historic landmarks such as the Washington Mews and the Golden Swan.

All who attended  the tour  received  a complimentary $5 gift card upon arrival at the Strand at the close of the tour.

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Win a Seat on the #GooglePizzaBus!


Mamma mia! Google New York is going on a custom pizza bus tour with The Levys’ Unique New York! That’s right, we’ll be be travelling around Brooklyn sampling slices and other delicious Italian treats, and we want you to join us!

The Levys’ Unique New York! is proud to be teaming up with Google Places, a personalized local recommendation engine powered by the reviews of users and their friends. Google New York wants to give you the opportunity to win a seat on this #GooglePizzaBus, just for sharing your opinions about your favorite places in New York City. We’ll board our party bus and explore various pizza/Italian stops throughout Bensonhurst, South Park Slope, Bay Ridge, and other parts of Brooklyn! Expect to fill up!

How to Enter the Contest:

  1. Go to Google.com/Places and select “Start Rating” (you’ll need to create a Google account if you haven’t already).
  2. Fill out this form by 11:59 pm on Tuesday, December 6th: http://goo.gl/n5Vnh.
  3. Review as many New York City places (especially ones in Brooklyn!) as you like by 11:59 pm on Tuesday, December 6th. Each quality review you write will be judged as a new entry.
  4. We’ll go through all the reviews you write during the contest period and give them points. If you’re wondering what we’re looking for in a quality review, here are a few things to consider:
    1. Originality – how creative or original is your review style?
    2. Capturing the spirit of the place – how well do you describe the atmosphere of the place?
    3. Unique viewpoints – do you bring unique or different viewpoints?
    4. Writing style – how well written is your review?
  5. The 22 entrants with the highest number of points will win an invitation to the Google New York Pizza Bus on Saturday, December 10th. This includes food and drinks.
  6. The winners will be notified via email Thursday, December 8th.
  7. You must be 21 to enter. To read the official rules, click here.

Find out what Google Places will be up to next, follow@GoogleNYC on Twitter and on Facebook!

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Freeze Tag on Wall Street! 2014!

 Come play Freeze-Tag on Wall Street!

Saturday January 25th , 2014
12noon-3pm
FREE!
Corner of Wall and Broad Streets

Returning for the 7th year in a row, Freeze-Tag on Wall Street makes a triumphant return. We’ll find a spot to celebrate our favorite schoolyard games in the heart of the Financial District. Freeze-Tag, Blob-Tag, Wolf Sheep Rock, Red Rover and more will be taught to those who forgot their childhood, We’ll see you on Wall Street!  Hope to see you there!

 

Freeze-Tag on Wall Street 2011
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