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Information About Metro New York Area

Updated Oct 05 2014 04:43 PM EST with 18 listings
Information About Metro New York Area

Central Park Information

Recorded information on Central Park.
Information 212-360-3444

Citywide Special Events

Recorded information on coming events at city owned facilities.
Tel 212-360-3456
Tel: 888-697-2757


Hel-lo! Nice way to find out the times of that must see movie, although the pre-recorded Mr. Moviefone's voice can get a bit annoying after a while.
Tel 212-777-3456
Customer Services: 800-745-0009; Website: moviefone.com

New York City On Stage

Listing of theater, dance and music events; info on TKTS booths.
Information 212-768-1818
Website: tdf.org

Parks and Recreation, Dept.

Staffed by Dept. of Parks - hotline for information and emergencies.
24Hrs / 7 Days 800-201-7275
General Info: 212-360-8111; Special Event: 212-360-3456

Guide Books

Books on New York City:

Visitors Centers (5 listings total)

Fashion BID Visitors Center

Provides information to the fashion industry.
249 W. 39th St., Fashion District NY 10018 betw 7th & 8th Ave, Tel 212-764-9600

Macy's Visitor Center

General information about Macy's store and the city for out of town and foreign shoppers.
151 W. 34th St., Fashion District NY 10001 inMacy's Herald Square, Tel 212-494-3827

NYC and Co. (Convention & Visitors Bureau)

The city's "official" source of visitor information from culture to cuisine. Multimedia displays help you find what you're looking for in the Big Apple .
810 Seventh Ave., Midtown NY 10019 betw 52nd & 53rd St, Tel 877-446-8414
Corporate Office: 212-245-5943; Corporate Office: 212-397-8200
Corporate Office: 212-484-1200; Visitor Center: 212-484-1222
E-mail: hyres@nycvisit.com; Website: nycvisit.com

Saks Fifth Avenue Ambassador Concierge Desk

The concierge will take care of your every need from store services to show tickets.
611 Fifth Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 212-940-4141
Website: saksfifthavenue.com

Times Square Visitors Center

The free walking tour, "Times Square Expose," sets out from the Times Square Visitors Center each Friday at noon. Click here for Location.
1560 Broadway, Theater District NY 10036 Tel 212-768-1560
Fax: 212-768-0233; E-mail: info@timessquarealliance.org
Website: timessquarenyc.org

Events Calendars (5 listings total)

Allicance for the Arts

Calendar of events for all the culture & art events happening around the city. Very useful.
Website: nyc-arts.org

Major Events Schedule of NYC

Parade, block parties, and street activities happening around the city that will surely keep you busy every day of the week.
Website: ci.nyc.ny.us

South Street Seaport Calendar

Lists the special events being held at South Street Seaport.
Tel 212-732-7678
Website: southstreetseaport.com

Staten Island Chat

Staten Island Chat Premiere online forums & events calendar. Catch up with old friends & meet new people. Links section for businesses. Pictures of Island events, parks, landmarks & a classified section.
Staten Isl&, N.Y. 10306,
E-mail: info@sichat.com; Website: sichat.com

The Garden Online

A calendar of events for the world's most famous arena. Home of the Knicks, Rangers, and frequently the World Wrestling Federation. Weekly concerts and other exciting events are seen here.
Website: thegarden.com

New York

Weekly, comes out on Mondays. Good for fashion, politics, food, arts, entertainment and what is happening in NYC.
444 Madison Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 212-447-4749
Tel: 212-535-1168; Editorial Office: 212-508-0700
Subscriber Info: 800-678-0900; Website: newyorkmag.com

New Yorker

High reputation for arts coverage and in-depth articles on politics and culture.
Tel 212-825-2510
Website: newyorker.com

Time Out New York

Weekly magazine of event listings and feature articles.
475 Tenth Ave., Hell's Kitchen NY 10018 Tel 646-432-3000
Advertising Dept.: 646-432-3001; Editor: 646-432-3160
Fax: 646-432-3010; Website: timeoutny.com