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NYRR Midnight Run
Dec
31
to Jan 1

NYRR Midnight Run

Saturday December 31, 2016

http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-events/2016/nyrr-midnight-run

Central Park

Kick off the New Year at the Midnight Run! Join the fun and celebrate with music and dancing (starting at 10:00 p.m.) as 2016 comes to a close. With a countdown to midnight beginning at 11:59 p.m., the four-mile run will begin on the stroke of midnight, as will a spectacular fireworks display to light up the night and the start of 2017.

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New Year’s Eve Fireworks
Dec
31
to Jan 1

New Year’s Eve Fireworks

Saturday December 31, 2016

Please refer to website below for exact times.

https://www.prospectpark.org/news-events/events/429

Grand Army Plaza

Join Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and the Prospect Park Alliance for this annual fireworks celebration. Locations for viewing the fireworks include Grand Army Plaza, the Park’s West Drive, and along Prospect Park West between Grand Army Plaza and 9th Street. Enjoy live entertainment by DJ C. Live featuring the Brooklyn Mash It Up Band, and also hot chocolate, at Grand Army Plaza prior to the big display.

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The 8th Annual Latke Festival
Dec
19
6:00 PM18:00

The 8th Annual Latke Festival

Monday December 19, 2016

Please refer to website below for exact times.

http://www.latkefestival.com/#home

Brooklyn Museum

Latke Festival is a large annual tasting event dedicated to celebrating the best latkes and creative interpretations of a potato pancake in New York City. Now in its eighth year, we're bringing the beloved Latke Festival to the Brooklyn Museum! Join us and our panel of celebrity judges on December 19th to ring in the holidays, enjoy amazing food and drink and vote for the Best Latke in NYC!

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Paul Winter's 37th Annual Winter Solstice Celebration
Dec
15
to Dec 17

Paul Winter's 37th Annual Winter Solstice Celebration

Thursday December 15 – Saturday December 17, 2016

Please refer to website below for exact dates and times.

http://paulwinter.com/winter_solstice/

Cathedral of St. John the Divine

Paul Winter’s Winter Solstice celebrates the spirit of the holidays within the extraordinary acoustics of New York’s greatest Cathedral. A dazzling extravaganza of music and dance, these performances offer a contemporary take on ancient solstice rituals, when people gathered together on the longest night of the year to welcome the return of the sun and the birth of the new year. The event has become New York’s favorite holiday alternative to the Nutcracker and Radio City’s Christmas Spectacular.

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Great Northern Cheese & Dairy Fest
Dec
10
6:00 PM18:00

Great Northern Cheese & Dairy Fest

Saturday December 10, 2016

Please refer to website below for exact times.

http://www.nyepicureanevents.com/copy-of-the-great-northeast-cheese-

Flushing Town Hall

Chef Alfonso Zhicay of the critically acclaimed Casa del Chef Bistro returns to the lineup of acclaimed chefs creating exquisite dishes at 2016’s premier cheese event, The Second Annual Great Northeast Cheese & Dairy Fest on Saturday, December 10th at historic Flushing Town hall from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Zhicay will be cooking alongside Chef Will Horowitz of Ducks Eatery/Harry & Ida’s Meat and Supply Co., and Michelin-starred Queens Chef, Hugue Dufour of M. Wells St

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Winter Jazz Fest
Dec
5
7:00 PM19:00

Winter Jazz Fest

Thursday January 5 – Tuesday January 10, 2017

Please refer to website below for exact dates, times & venues.

http://www.winterjazzfest.com/

Various Locations in NYC

Winter Jazzfest is the annual New York home to the exciting and forward-thinking contemporary jazz music being made today.  It attacts a unique, deeply engaged, discerning audience, a diverse range of cultural enthusiasts and music fans from across North America and over 20 countries.  The festival also plays host to attendees of the annual Association of Performing Arts Professionals (APAP), who attend Winter Jazzfest in order to discover new talents.

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Charity Water Gala
Dec
5
6:30 PM18:30

Charity Water Gala

Monday December 5, 2016

Please refer to website below for exact times.

http://www.charitywater.org/charityball/

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This year, we’re connecting every person at charity: ball with a person on the other side of the globe. Each guest will have a completely unique experience, and one by one, we’re going to change lives together. Come raise a glass and help us serve 100,000 people in a single night. 100% of what you give will directly fund water projects for people in need.

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JBF Greens 15th Annual Holiday Party - Foodies Under 40
Dec
4
6:00 PM18:00

JBF Greens 15th Annual Holiday Party - Foodies Under 40

Sunday December 4, 2016

Please refer to website below for exact times.

https://www.jamesbeard.org/greens

The James Beard House

Join the James Beard Foundation Greens (foodies under 40) as we celebrate the season at our annual holiday party. Don't miss this chance to explore our namesake’s home and sample culinary delights from some of the city's most exciting chefs. Festive craft cocktails by Plymouth Gin, wines from Palm Bay International, and Casa Modelo beers will keep everyone in good spirits. A goodie bag and heaps of holiday cheer are guaranteed.

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Art Basel
Dec
1
to Dec 4

Art Basel

Thursday December 1 – Sunday December 4, 2016

Please refer to website below for exact dates and times.

https://www.artbasel.com/

Miami Beach Convention Center

In our American show, 269 leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa show significant work from the masters of Modern and contemporary art, as well the new generation of emerging stars. Paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs, films, and editioned works of the highest quality are on display in the main exhibition hall. Ambitious largescale artworks, films and performances become part of the city's outdoor landscape at nearby Collins Park and SoundScape Park.

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Art Miami
Nov
29
to Dec 4

Art Miami

Tuesday, November 29th - Sunday, December 4th, 2016

Please refer to website below for exact dates and times.

www.art-miami.com

Miami, Florida

Known as Miami's premier anchor fair, Art Miami kicks off the opening day of Art Week — when thousands of collectors, dealers, curators and artists descend upon Miami. World-famous for its stylish gallery-like decor, its outstanding quality and extraordinary variety, Art Miami showcases the best in modern and contemporary art from 125 international art galleries.

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