Barnes & Noble Educator Days Offers Discount Through Sunday

Educator Appreciation Days Offer In-Store Discounts on Select Items

Attention all educators Pre-K through 12th Grade: Barnes & Noble Educator Appreciation Days are happening now through Sunday, October 16th. Stop by Barnes & Noble Union Square (17th Street between Broadway and Park Avenue South) for up to 25% off select purchases and more.

Happy 22nd Birthday Starbright Floral Design!

Experience Starbright Floral Design at the 21st Annual Harvest in the Square Sep. 22

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There’s a not-so-little flower shop that has been making big moves in New York City for 22 years. Meet Starbright Floral Design, the father/son duo—Nic and Stephen Faitos—that drives innovation in both design and style in the floral industry. Join us in welcoming them back to Harvest in the Square this year on Thurs, Sep. 22! On your way out of the event, (not that we even want to THINK about that moment yet) take home a mini bouquet courtesy of the friendly florists.

Starbright Floral Design has a two-decade history in New York City, making its mark by offering the freshest and highest quality blooms. This organization is built on a culture of enthusiasm and a passion for flowers that spills over to its customers. Over 200 of the city’s most influential members of Hospitality Industry recommend Starbright, which has earned it the moniker, “The Official Florist of the City that Never Sleeps.”

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DC’s Hot Mediterranean Spot Cava Grill Opens First NYC Store Friday

Meet the Newest Union Square Chefs at the 21st Annual Harvest in the Square

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You’ve seen Cava’s lineup of dips + spreads (Hummus, Tzatziki, Crazy Feta, and more) decorating the aisles of our local Whole Foods Market. Starting Friday, August 26th, this culinary brand is bringing even more healthful Mediterranean-inspired eats to Union Square with Cava Grill at 143 4th Avenue (between E 13th and 14th Streets).

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fresh&co Pop-Up Farm Stand Surprises New York With Fresh Veggies

Visit the Union Square Store Today! Proceeds From The Pop-Up Will Support Friends of Karen

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Parked outside the Union Square fresh&co this morning was a truck packed with farm-fresh vegetables. If you see the pop-up farm stand pulling up to your local fresh&co, purchase a $5 usable bag from the truck and they’ll fill it with fresh, local vegetables. All proceeds will be donated to Friends of Karen charity.

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East Meets West at The Pokéspot

Fresh Hawaiian cuisine is arriving in Union Square. The Pokéspot is offering quick lunch bites to the neighborhood starting Friday, August 12th at 120 4th Avenue (between 12th and 13th Streets).

 

By mixing traditionally styled Poké with a modern NYC attitude, the new lunch and dinner spot is bringing the feeling of a Hawaiian Luau close to home. Share lunch with a friend Friday with a buy one get one free deal to celebrate opening day!

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Get in on Union Square District Deals

f17172ea-c036-4cde-b123-ce1160b5901a This summer, Union Square Partnership brings you more deals than ever to some of your favorite neighborhood businesses. Take advantage of our newest deal book with offers that will keep you fit, fed, and entertained.

Union Square District Deals are available at USP’s information kiosk during Summer in the Square every Thursday on the South Plaza until August 13th.  Click here to download individual discounts directly from the USP website.

Most offers are valid through November 1, 2015 – check deals for specifics. This local business promotion is made possible with support from Citi.

Deals on Deals on Deals

CaptureDo you know what these 35 businesses within the district all have in common? Besides being located in the greatest place on earth, they are all enthusiastic participants of the USP District Deal coupon book! Enjoy all kinds of deals from a whole range of places including neighborhood restaurants, fitness locations and retailers (oh my!). The District Deals are available online so print them out and get to saving! Happy exploring!