July 2021

Brew at the Zoo Returns to the Bronx Zoo this Fall + Exclusive Offer

Shh! Don’t tell the kids- you’re off to the Bronx Zoo. And this time, there’s beer involved. We are excited to share that the Bronx Zoo’s Brew at the Zoo is back! This September, adults can head to the Bronx Zoo to enjoy beer, wine, cider, and many of their favorite parts of the Bronx Zoo- sans kids. While September feels like it is still a ways away, you know

Bronx Eateries Participating in Annual NYC Restaurant Week

As we head into the weekend and you begin to make plans, don’t forget that NYC Restaurant Week is back! NYC & Company’s NYC Restaurant Week® Summer 2021, is open for reservations at nycgo.com/restaurantweek for dining from Monday, July 19 through Sunday, August 22, 2021, with eateries able to opt in for one, multiple or all five weeks. While we do wish there were more Bronx restaurants participating, below is a list of some great eateries in the Bronx

Affordable Summer BBQ Essentials from Aldi + Giveaway

This summer, many families are making up for lost time by gathering with family and friends. That means plenty of BBQ’s, trips to the beach, and outings with friends. But hosting BBQ’s all summer can be costly, so we’ve partnered with Aldi to show you how to host a BBQ for up to 10 people for around $36. And we’re giving two $50 gift cards away for two lucky Bronxmama

Bronx Borough President Giving More than $35 Million in Funding

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced that his office is providing more than $35 million to institutions all across the borough through his Fiscal Year 2022 capital funding allocations. This year, Borough President Diaz will allocate $35,880,000 to 130 total projects. This includes funding for nearly 100 education projects across the borough, park upgrades, healthcare technology, improvements to cultural facilities, the creation of over 900 units of new housing, as well

Bronx Community Foundation Searching for an Executive Director

The Bronx Community Foundation is seeking to fill their Executive Director position. The Bronx Community Foundation is the first and only community foundation in The Bronx, solely dedicated to delivering resources to the entirety of the borough. The Foundation supports, works alongside and uplifts organizations already doing great work in The Bronx. The Executive Director of The Bronx Community Foundation will have the incredible opportunity to work with Bronxites and

Things to do in Hunts Point in the Bronx

If you’re looking to explore more Bronx neighborhoods, consider adding Hunts Point to your list. Once home to the Wecquaesgeek, a Munsee-speaking band of Wappinger people, it was then colonized and eventually became home to some of the city’s elite- including a family member of the infamous Tiffany & Co. Then industrial expansion took place, and it is now home to one of the largest food distribution facilities in the world. Here are

Tickets on Sale for Pixar Inspired Mini Golf Experience Pop Up in Battery Park

Calling all Pixar lovers in the Bronx! Here’s a fun idea for a summer outing with the family just a quick train- or ferry ride- away. PIXAR PUTT, the ultimate pop-up, open-air mini-golf experience is officially in Manhattan this Summer. Made up of 18 fun and interactive holes inspired by the stories, characters, and icons from some of Disney and Pixar’s most beloved films including Toy Story, The Incredibles, Monsters,