Tag: Governors Island
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This past weekend I had the pleasure of venturing out to Governor’s Island to explore the Fete Paradiso, a fantastic collection of vintage carousels and rides that you can actually ride! There were swings, spinners, and even pedal-driven carousels. Live music, some food, and tons of space to run around. FREE TO ENTER and open […]

Here’s another music festival, this time on the East Coast — FULL MOON on Governor’s Island on June 22. The promo video for it is pretty terrible, so unless you can ask somebody who went last year what it’s like, I guess you’ll just have to go off of the artist lineup for this year. […]

I live in NY and all I want to do is go to CA. I leave NY and all I want to do is go back.


Not this past weekend, but the weekend before that I venture over to Governor’s Island for the first time to attend the 5Boro PicNYC, a 2-day extravaganza of food and live music from some of NYC’s best independent food sources. I was thoroughly surprised at how good it was. The lines moved fast (thanks to […]

Saturday tickets are SOLD OUT, but Sunday tickets are still available for just $25!


For those of us not going anywhere this Memorial Day, there’s the 5Boro Picnic to enjoy on Governor’s Island! General admission is $25 for Saturday or Sunday and premium tickets can be had for $55. Sounds like it will be a good time!