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Best Rainy Day Bars In New York City

Here are five of the best rainy day bars in New York City.

03/26/2015

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Best Baseball Bars In New York City

There are thousands of bars in New York and many of them are devoted to sports. Read on for some of the best bars for baseball fans in New York City.

03/19/2015

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Best Bars For March Madness In New York City

Here’s your top five list of the best bars for March Madness.

03/12/2015

Revelers watch the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade along Fifth Ave in Manhattan on March 17, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Best Irish Bars In New York City

Everyone’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day. May your glass always be full and may you fill it at these five distinctly Irish bars in New York City.

03/05/2015

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Ask A NYC Bartender: Your Best Martini Recipe

Read on to discover four martini recipes from a NYC bartender at Verlaine NYC.

02/26/2015

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Best Bars In New York City With A Fireplace

Here are five New York City bars with fireplaces to check out when you’re in need of a little warmth and relaxation.

02/19/2015

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Best Mardi Gras Celebrations In New York City

New York City turns into New Orleans, even if it’s just for one night every February. Mardi Gras is officially celebrated on Feb. 17, but parties continue all season long.

02/12/2015

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Best Valentine’s Day Events For Singles In New York City

Calling all NYC singles! Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and contrary to popular belief, this holiday isn’t just for couples, but for singles too. Check out these five Valentine’s Day events for singles in New York City.

02/05/2015

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Best Jazz Bands In New York City

New York City can hold claim to great theaters, amazing restaurants and notable musicians including jazz bands. Here are the current top five jazz bands in New York City.

01/29/2015

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Best Country Bars In New York City

While they are few and far between, the country bars in New York City are all worth a visit – you might even find a cowboy or two to dance with.

01/22/2015

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Best Cocktail Happy Hours In NYC

Looking to break up the hum drums of the ongoing day welcomes the warmth of festive happy hours at a variety of local New York City venues.

01/15/2015

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Best Bars To Watch Basketball In New York City

Whether you’re a NBA or NCAA basketball fan, New York City has just the right bar for you. Head on over to any of these five sports bars to watch the latest basketball game.

01/08/2015

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Ask A NYC Expert: Hot Winter Drinks

With the dreaded winter vortex hastily descending upon New York City, many have sought out warmth and comfort in the form of a steaming cup of joe, soothing tea,or nostalgic hot chocolate. Here are two ways to spice or sweeten up those good ol’ classics.

01/01/2015

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Best 2015 New Year’s Eve Parties In New York City

Need help planning your 2015 New Year’s Eve? We’ve got you covered. Check out this year’s list of the best New Year’s Eve parties.

12/30/2014

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2014’s New Cocktail Bars In New York City

Read on for a sample of some of the best new cocktail bars to visit in New York City.

12/25/2014

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