Spring is finally here! Celebrate with the Macy's Flower Show or attend the newest exhibitions and shows around New York City. Check out everything we've got in store for this weekend below.
March 24, 7:30 p.m.
Schimmel Center, 3 Spruce Street
Spend the evening immersed in Argentinian dance! Che Malambo is an all-male dance company that performs Malambo, a traditional dance of South American cowboys. With raving reviews from multiple news outlets, the dancers will not disappoint! Tickets are $29-$49. For more information visit here.
NYC Craft Distillers Festival
Bowery Hotel, 335 Bowery
Travel back to a 1920s speakeasy at the NYC Craft Distillers Festival. There will be more than 20 craft distillers including Montauk Rumrunners, Catskill Provisions and Widow Jane Distillery. Gatsby attire is recommended. Tickets are $95-$100. For more information visit here.
March 25, 8 p.m.
Town Hall, 123 West 43rd Street
Fifty years after becoming the first British Invasion group with their single She’s Not There, The Zombies are back! To celebrate their 50th anniversary of their album Odyssey and Oracle, they will be performing at Town Hall. Tickets are $55-$95. For more information visit here.
Through March 25
Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue
Choreographer John Neumeier has created over 150 ballets that both focus on the preservation of ballet but also incorporate a modern dramatic framework. The Hamburg ballet will be performing their New York premiere of Old Friends which explores human relationships. Tickets are $10. For more information visit here.
Macy’s Flower Show
March 26-April 9
Macy’s Herald Square Flagship, 151 West 34th Street
Celebrate the beginning of Spring with more than 5,000 types of flowers and plants in Macy’s flagship store. This year’s theme is “Carnival” featuring floral re-creations of a roller coaster, bumper cars and a two-tier carousel. For more information visit here.
March 26, 11 a.m.
Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue
Celebrate the closing of Women’s History Month with an event honoring New York City women working to achieve their own stories. The event will feature various women and their stories as well as a presentation and the chance to print street muralist Lmnopi’s work onto t-shirts and tote bags. For more information visit here.
The New Yorkers
Through March 26
New York City Center, 131 West 55th Street
Cole Porter’s 1930 prohibition musical, The New Yorkers will be shown by New York City Center’s Encores! This comical Depression-era show stars Cyrille Aimée and Todd Buonopane. Tickets are $35-$125. For more information visit here.
Brit New Wave
Through April 6
Film Forum, 209 West Houston Street
1960s England was a time where filmmakers first incorporated a sense of resentment and rebellion that later led to the hippie revolution and the punk movement. Brit New Wave is complex a series including Saturday Night and Sunday Morning and Georgy Girl. Tickets are $14. For more information visit here.
Through July 30
New York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West
The Joyce B. Cowin Women’s History Gallery presents this new inaugural exhibition that tells women’s stories throughout the developmental years of the United States. The exhibition focuses on first lady Dolley Madison and includes over 150 objects ranging from artworks, books, clothing, housewares and documents. For more information visit here.
Through January 7
American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street
This brand new exhibition uncovers the mummification practices from ancient Egypt and pre-Columbian Peru. Learn about the various ways certain cultures treated their deceased and how scientists have learned about the processes. For more information visit here.