Union Square’s Nightmarket Returns Along With The New Greenmarket Cookbook!

June GrowNYC NightMarketFlyer_Page_1Union Square’s popular Nightmarket is returning next Friday, June 6th! Introduced last year, the Nightmarket is an opportunity for Greenmarket fans to shop the Farmer’s Market a little later (until 8 PM), enjoy food prepared by Union Square restaurants, live music and other fun, family activities. See photos from last year’s Nightmarket here.

In addition to the Nightmarket festivities, The New Greenmarket Cookbook is being released tomorrow, May 31st.  The cookbook features recipes from legendary chefs and Continue reading

Photography Pop-Up Exhibit at 129 Fourth Avenue

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Amber Arbucci’s “The Girl at Jellyfish Lake” Pop-Up Exhibit at 129 Fourth Avenue
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Model/Photographer Amber Arbucci’s latest photo series, “The Girl at Jellyfish Lake” is now on display at a pop-up art exhibit at a space located at 129 Fourth Avenue (at 13th Street). The pop-up gallery and coordinating billboard, located lower on Fourth Avenue at Continue reading

USP and The Pavilion Honor Veterans at Special Luncheon

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Veterans at the VA New York Harbor Healthcare System enjoy a lunch prepared by Union Square Park’s new restaurant, The Pavilion.

In honor of the upcoming Memorial Day holiday, the Union Square Partnership and The Pavilion restaurant celebrated local veterans yesterday at the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System at a special “Salute Our Veterans” luncheon. USP and The Pavilion sponsored a luncheon at the VA’s Manhattan Clubhouse to thank our veterans for their courageous service to our country. Continue reading

M.A.C. Cosmetics Moving to Union Square

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853 Broadway is getting glam with M.A.C. Cosmetics moving to Union Square!  The cosmetics giant will be taking 1,600 square feet on the ground level and part of the mezzanine. The Feil Organization is putting final touches on renovations to the space, Continue reading

Solar Charging Stations Return to Union Square Today

Solar-Powered Charging Station in Union Square Park’s West Side Seating Area

The Union Square Partnership wants to keep you connected! We’re happy to announce that we are again partnering with AT&T, Pensa, and Goal Zero to bring back the wildly popular solar-paneled cell phone charging stations for our visitors to use while in Union Continue reading

Update: Evelyn’s Playground Reopens With Work Finishing Ahead of Schedule

Evelyn's Playground, Union Square Park

School children delighted to play on the newly-replaced safety surface at Evelyn’s Playground in Union Square Park.

We imagine the cheers of youngsters city-wide could be heard today as Evelyn’s Playground reopened in Union Square Park. Hooray!

As reported in an earlier post, since opening in December 2009, Evelyn’s Playground has experienced a ton of wear and tear, ranging from thrilling games of hide + seek, the harsh New York City winter (hello, Polar Vortex!), to perhaps one of the most damaging Continue reading