Brookfield Place is hosting the annual Canstruction competition. It challenges 26 teams of architects, engineers, and contractors to build sculptures made entirely out of unopened cans of food. The unique structures will be placed on display and later donated to City Harvest for distribution to those in need.
City Harvest, 5013 nonprofit, operates in New York City through food rescue and distribution, and education. Since 1982, City Harvest has rescued more than 500 million pounds of food for hungry New Yorkers.
FiDi Families Insiders: Guests are also encouraged to bring cans to donate to City Harvest at Brookfield Place
Date: Thursday, November 2nd – Wednesday, November 15th
Time: 10a – 8p
Location: 230 Vesey Street – Brookfield Place
Age(s): All ages welcome.
For more information visit their website HERE.
Little Water Radio welcomes singer/songwriter Tangina Stone to the station on Thursday. She will play live in the studio, discuss her road to songwriting as well as hear about her latest album Elevate, release by IMG Records.
Learn more about her upcoming performance at Scotch & Soda on November 2nd and get ready to hear some of her favorite tunes.
Date: Thursday, November 2nd
Time: 10am – 11am
Tune in: HERE
Ice skating at Brookfield Place is back! Make sure to stop by before Winter hits! Grab your skates or feel free to rent skates and enjoy family fun on the Hudson River Waterfront for a one of a kind skating experience. They also offer private lessons or group lessons.
Date: Opening Wednesday, November 1st
Time: 1p – 8:30p Mon-Fri / 10a – 9:30p Sat-Sun
Location: 230 Vesey St
Fee: $15 single public session (90 minutes) / $5 skate rental
Age(s): All ages (trainer pushers available for additional charge)
For more information on everything offered and pricing please visit their website HERE.
Join FiDi Events for a private shopping event at the new location of SCOTCH & SODA at the historic Seaport District.
Guests will enjoy shopping promotions, music and mingling. All while enjoying light bites and specialty drinks from Curated Cocktail. Sparkling wine and scotch presented by Simply Wine. Hosted by FiDi Families and SCOTCH & SODA.
Date: Thursday, November 2nd
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: 18 Fulton Street
For more information and to RSVP to this exclusive event please visit our eventbrite HERE and use code Fidi to enter!
CONGRATS TO OUR WINNERS:
FiDi Families Giveaway: 5 lucky winners will win a family 4-pack of tickets to an advance screening of the upcoming Disney Pixar film Coco! The film celebrates music, tradition and friendship. Destined to be a holiday classic.
Screening Date: November 20th
Screening Time: 7pm
Location: 234 West 42nd Street – AMC Empire 25
Film Synopsis: Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz (voice of Benjamin Bratt). Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector (voice of Gael García Bernal), and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history.
The winner’s will be announced on Friday, November 10th
Good luck, we hope to see you there!