Minton's Harlem Jazz

Minton’s Harlem Jazz Pays A Tribute to Bud Powell

On Friday June 16th, Minton’s Harlem celebrates Jazz legend and Harlem’s own Bud Powell, a leading figure in modern jazz, also known as bebop, as was his close friend and musical compatriot Thelonious Monk. They More »

Sip + Sketch Harlem

JUNE 7 – Sip + Sketch at the WXYZ Bar in Aloft Hotel in Harlem

Join in on a fun figure drawing evening with a live model, sketching tips and trivia Q’s with prizes JUNE 7th during Sip + Sketch at the WXYZ Bar in Aloft Harlem. Each ticket More »

Shop Harlem Live Harlem Lifestyle Expo by Harlem Park to Park

Shop Harlem Live Harlem Lifestyle Expo by Harlem Park to Park

On Saturday, June 24, 2017 MIST Harlem will welcome the Shop Harlem Live Harlem Lifestyle Expo, organized by Harlem Park to Park. DATE: Saturday, June 24, 2017 LOCATION: MIST Harlem (46 W. More »

Harlem Shake restaurant

Harlem Shake East Harlem presents Beer, Burgers, & Beats

Harlem Shake restaurant in El Barrio is getting the summer started early with their new monthly summer series Beer, Burgers & Beats launching this Friday, June 2nd!  Scheduled to take place the first More »

Mafrika Music Festival

Mafrika Music Festival in Harlem – Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Celebrating its 11th Year Anniversary this year, the 2017 Mafrika Music Festival presented by Burkinabé Entertainment will once again welcome all to this FREE outdoor global music and arts festival on Sunday, June More »

Category: Harlem News

Old Harlem, New Harlem: Images of Transformation

A new photo exhibit expressing the culture of Harlem from the mid-1960s to today, opens tonight at  The Rio II Gallery at 583 Riverside Drive, 7th Floor (between 135th and 136th Streets). The exhibit will represent the works of sixteen photographers below and is curated by Anthony Barboza, John Pinderhughes, and Lisa DuBois. Anthony Barboza Lenore Brown Kwame

Apps we like: The new “Obama for America 2012” iPhone App

This week the President rolls out the new Obama 2012 iPhone app, designed to help you get involved, stay in the know, and bring others into the fold — it’s the one app every Obama supporter should have. Download the app here for free, and take a look around. This app is an extension of

Apps We Like: Art by Subway NYC

One of our favorite apps is Art by Subway NYC.  Download today and enjoy as you cruise around Harlem. “Art by Subway NYC is a pocket reference for your iPhone or iPod Touch for discovering commissioned artworks withinthe New York City subway system. This application acts as a guide integrating data feeds supplied by the

Mobilize Now: 100 Days To The Presidential Election

From Obama for America: We are officially 100 days away from the 2012 election. Please take a moment to review this list of upcoming Harlem/Northern Manhattan activities. Sign up to attend one, or all of these events, and then visit Dashboard to share your experiences with other supporters. **Be sure to sign up TODAY for

HARLEM WEEK 2012 starts this weekend with “A GREAT DAY IN HARLEM”

It’s time for 2012 HARLEM WEEK events to kick off this weekend, with “A GREAT DAY IN HARLEM” taking place this Sunday, July 29th starting at 1:00 pm at Ulysses S. Grant National Memorial Park at 122nd & Riverside Drive.  The organizers of the 38th Annual HARLEM WEEK are planning a day full of activities at this

Uptown Fridays Party at The Studio Museum in Harlem tonight

It’s about to go down this evening at The Studio Museum in Harlem where the weekly “Uptown Fridays” party jumps-off from 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.   You can go and get your groove on to the sounds of DJ1NEn2W0 and enjoy cocktails, but you can also connect with artists, curators, collectors and critics at the

Harlem Stage presents Jason Moran and Meshell Ndegeocello FREE Jazz Concert

This Saturday, July 28th, Jason Moran and Meshell Ndegeocello are joining Harlem Stage and putting on a “Fats Waller Dance Party” in a FREE outdoor jazz concert that will include a 5-piece band with a live dance installation by Maija Garcia/Organic Magnetics.  There will also be family activities, cuisine from local vendors and raffles including

Jo-Ná A. Williams, Esq. Redefines Artist Development

I truly believe that artists do not have to be victims in this industry.  With a vision, a clear strategy and solid foundation you can achieve your dreams. – Jo-Ná A. Williams, Esq. If you’re an artist who wants to take your career to the next level, but you just don’t know exactly how or what to

Funeral Services will Celebrate The Life Of Sylvia Woods

Services have been announced for the late Sylvia Woods, the “Queen of Soul Food” and founder of the world-famous Sylvia’s Restaurant in Harlem.   To celebrate the life of Sylvia Woods,  a public viewing and service will be held on Tuesday, July 24th 2012 from 10 a.m. at the Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem with Reverend

Doggedly Devoted – Doggy day care in Harlem

Offering daycare, training and boarding for your pet dog and cat.  Click here for details. Doggedly Devoted 1400 Fifth Avenue Entrance is on 116th Street 212-426-7232 Upcoming Events Tuesday, July 24               7:30 PM Take Me Out to the Dog Park: A How-to for Anxious Owners Taking your dog