Awesome things to do coming up in Bryant Park in June 2017

How Dan Biederman, One Of The Nation’s Leading Urban Revitalization Experts, Works His Magic

https://www.forbes.com/sites/leewasserstrum/2017/06/12/how-dan-biederman-one-of-the-nations-leading-urban-revitalization-experts-works-his-magic/His masterwork is Bryant Park, once a far cry from the people-pleasing wonder it is today. When Biederman formed the Bryant Park Organization in the 80s, Bryant Park (and the neighboring Times Square) was as dangerous and lurid as they come.

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Odell Beckham Jr. takes photos with fans near Bryant Park instead of going to Giants OTAs

http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/giants/odell-beckham-jr-takes-photos-fans-bryant-park-article-1.3232484Odell Beckham Jr. was back in town on Thursday, taking photos with fans downstairs in the Verizon store near Bryant Park, an area closed off to media.

The star Giants wide receiver entered through a back loading dock and was picked up at the same …

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Peek inside Bryant Park’s spiffed-up public bathrooms – Curbed NY

https://ny.curbed.com/2017/6/8/15762254/bryant-park-new-york-public-bathroom-tourNew York City’s “Tiffany’s of public restrooms” just got a good polishing.

Bryant Park’s public restrooms are fresh off of a $280,000 makeover that added sleek new Toto toilets, fresh tiles (and a warm color palette), and—the best part in the dog days …

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Free Culture Coming to Bryant Park This June

http://www.cityguideny.com/article/June-Free-Events-Bryant-Park-Thanks to Bryant Park and Bryant Park Presents there are tons of fun, free cultural film, dance, and music events to enjoy at Bryant Park all summer long.

For June, the lineup includes performances from the New York City Opera; the Contemporary Dance, …

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Bryant Park: Manhattan’s beast turned into a beauty

http://www.totallandscapecare.com/landscaping-blog/bryant-park/One of my favorite parks that I went to when I was in New York last time was Bryant Park, and I’m giddy to be returning to this 9-acre square of greenery in the middle of Manhattan.

As a book lover, I’m a little biased because this park is right next …

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New York City’s best places to cry in public, mapped

https://ny.curbed.com/maps/new-york-places-to-cry-parks-landmarksBelow, we’ve compiled a list of some of our editors’ picks for the best places in the city for a good sob session, from the Staten Island Ferry to the fancy bathrooms in Bryant Park.

Got another spot where weeping openly won’t elicit odd stares?

Let us …

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The classics book club at Bryant Park Reading Room

Oxford University Press has once again teamed up with the Bryant Park Reading Room on their summer literary series.

The Bryant Park Reading Room was first established in 1935 by the New York Public Library as a refuge for the thousands of unemployed …

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Legendary DJ Grandmaster Flash to Headline Bryant Park’s ‘Barefoot Ball’ July 26

http://www.prweb.com/releases/bryantpark/barefootball/prweb14387834.htmThis year’s Barefoot Ball coincides with the celebration of the 25th anniversary of Bryant Park Corporation, the private non-profit organization responsible for rescuing what was once a blighted public space.

Bryant Park is completely self-sustaining …

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Head to Bryant Park for an all-you-can-eat ice cream festival!

https://www.timeout.com/new-york-kids/blog/head-to-bryant-park-for-an-all-you-can-eat-ice-cream-festival-060117If you live for ice cream as much as we do, then you need to schedule a visit to Bryant Park stat because the midtown oasis is hosting an all-you-can-eat ice cream festival!

The Scooper Bowl® World Tour, which will be held June 1–3 noon–9pm each day, …

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NYC Opera & Bryant Park To Offer ‘Los Elementos’ Encore, Verdi, ‘La Fanciulla del West,’ Among Other Concerts

http://operawire.com/nyc-opera-bryant-park-to-offer-up-los-elementos-encore-verdi-la-fanciulla-del-west-among-other-concerts/New York City Opera will continue its relationship with Bryant Park this summer, featuring a number of productions.

The company kicked off this series last week with “Los Elementos,” but there will be an encore performance on May 30, 2017.  …

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