Come join us for a Pre-Father’s Day event Downtown! Northern Grade and FiDi Families invite the community to stop by our fun sip and shop event on Sunday, June 11th. There will be wine and bubbly from SimplyWine and beer from Brooklyn Brewery.
Shop for Father’s Day and receive a 20% shopping discount from Northern Grade, our favorite Seaport retail destination. Northern Grade is a roving marketplace that features and highlights diverse brands that manufacture their goods in the USA, they are around the world in major cities like NYC. Unique gifts, American apparel for men and women, food-themed items and fun gifts that will appeal to all ages. This is your chance to also give back to the community, as a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Peck Slip School, our local Seaport public elementary school.
While the adults are sipping their beverages, kids will be entertained with kids activities in the outdoor plaza, in front of the event.
FiDi Families Insiders: Guests will receive a 20% shopping discount at the event! A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Peck Slip School.
Date: Sunday, June 11th [Read more…]
In partnership with The Downtown Alliance and in conjunction with Dine Around Downtown, #GETLOW is a campaign that will highlight Lower Manhattan a top dining destination in NYC for the Summer. It is a summer promotion with 20% off every Tuesday throughout Summer at the best restaurants in Lower Manhattan. Using the hashtag #GETLOW on any of the 11 social media networks linked to the campaign will enter you in the contest to win a dream trip to Amsterdam. We hope to see you at some of these restaurants throughout the Summer.
Date: Tuesdays beginning today through Sep. 1
Time: After 4pm until close
Location: All around downtown (official list on their website)
Age(s): All ages
Fee: All food but beverage and tax and tip not included.
Visit their website HERE for more information.
The Seaport District NYC launches Seaport FIT, a new health and wellness initiative for the downtown community.
Seaport Fit is FREE and will include a variety of fitness classes open to all. The classes are being curated by New York Health and Racquet Club and will include Zumba, Yoga, Boot Camp, BollyX and more, all held on the cobblestones outside of the Fulton Market Building.
Come join in on this non-stop high intensity dance cardio workout. Enjoy the latest dance hall and soca tracks while working out with New York Health and Racquet Club’s Melissa Reyes. Be sure to register for this free class Seaport Fit class to secure your spot.
Date(s) Monday and Tuesday’s (through Summer)
Time: 6pm – 7pm
Location: Cobblestones on the corner of Front and Fulton Streets
Join us in a celebration of one of the oldest neighborhoods in NYC…the Old Seaport. The non-profit Old Seaport Alliance is hosting its 2nd annual gala and fundraiser aboard the beautiful Wavertree tall ship at Pier 16. Food, music and mingling will be on the bill and it is a great night out, aboard this historic vessel.
Date: Tuesday, June 6th
Time: 7p – 10p
Location: Pier 16 on the East River
For more information and tickets, please visit their website HERE
The Fulton Stall Market is relaunching their outdoor market and we can’t wait for this great market to return to the Seaport District. Join the local farmers every Sunday through the end of summer to enjoy local farm produce, craft food and drinks. This is a family-friendly seasonal market connecting New Yorkers with healthy and fresh produce!
As we help celebrate the opening of the Sunday Fulton Stall Market, FiDiFamilies will be hosting a kids area with farm-themed arts & crafts with farm themes, until 3pm.
Date: Sunday, May 7th
Time: 11am – 5pm
Location: Corner of Fulton & Water Streets (entrance to the Seaport)
Recently there have been a series of assaults and robberies in broad daylight in Lower Manhattan. We want to help downtowners feel safe and confident that they can protect themselves with some simple tools. Led by a FiDi dad and 5th Degree Black Belt instructor Shihan Ishmael Alvarado; hosted by FiDi Families and Maiden Lane Hospitality Group we want to invite the community to a special self defense workshop! Following the 60 minute class, the event will include a Q&A following the workshop, refreshments and a fun raffle as well as a class pass to Chaise Fitness. Invite your friends, get your tickets now!
FiDi Families Insiders: One lucky attendee will win a giftbag provided by local merchants, valued at $200. Also, free refreshments for all from Jubilee Marketplace and Magic Mix Juicery!
Date: Sunday, April 30th [Read more…]