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The Bronx Celebrates 20+ Years of the Ferragosto Feast on Arthur Avenue

As a long-standing Italian holiday that recognizes the end of the harvest season and is an opportunity to enjoy the fruits of those labors, the Belmont BID will host the annual Ferragosto Celebration on Sunday, September 8th from 12 pm to 6 pm. While Ferragosto typically takes place on August 15th in Italy, the BID hosts the annual event in the fall to take advantage of the cooler weather. Visitors

Bronx Week 2019 Calendar

  The official Bronx Week calendar has been released! Of course, we’re excited that our upcoming Mom’s Nite Out event is featured- but be sure to check out the full schedule of events and celebrate all things Bronx! See the full schedule at www.ilovethebronx.com.

NYC Ferry Bringing Throggs Neck Stop to the Bronx

Yes!! We’re so happy to hear that NYC Ferry has officially announced there will be a Throggs Neck stop (sorry, we’re still spelling it with 2 g’s) along the Bronx ferry route. The stop isn’t slated to open until 2021, but we are so happy that they have been listening to the suggestions of Bronxites. The new stop will be at Ferry Point Park. See the route below: For more

NYC Ferry Bringing Throggs Neck Stop to the Bronx

Yes!! We’re so happy to hear that NYC Ferry has officially announced there will be a Throggs Neck stop (sorry, we’re still spelling it with 2 g’s) along the Bronx ferry route. The stop isn’t slated to open until 2021, but we are so happy that they have been listening to the suggestions of Bronxites. The new stop will be at Ferry Point Park. See the route below: For more

Dog Walking Services in the Bronx

  Brought to you by Rover.com Follow along for some bonus pics of our fave fur friends of the Bronx!   Ed of Welcome2theBronx often shares the adventures of his fur babies in the Bronx | IG: @welcome2thebronx   Living in NYC can be challenging for every kind of parent- including those with fur babies. While we’ve got one of the best cities in the world as our backyard, many

Holiday Photo Tips From Nikon and Techlicious

We’re officially in November! And that means the holidays are here in full force.  If you’re a procrastinator like me- here is your reminder that it’s time to plan those holiday card photos. To help you out, we’re sharing some tips from a Nikon & Techlicious event we went to for taking better holiday photos- as well as a few gadgets and accessories you might want to add to those lists

Island Glamping at The Shawnee Inn in the Poconos

Glamping [glam-ping]  noun 1. Informal. the activity of camping with some of the comforts and luxuries of home: Imagine glamping in a carpeted tent with a comfy queen-size bed By now you’ve probably scrolled past images on Instagram of glamping- making experienced campers laugh and wilderness-challenged folks actually open to the idea. Being a rather novice camper myself, I jumped on the opportunity to head the hour and a half to the Poconos and try a night of island glamping at The Shawnee Inn. Located right on the Delaware River, this golf resort decided to give

Spring Looks from Kidbox

If you haven’t already heard of Kidbox, it’s a box full of kid’s stylish clothing that arrives at your doorstep each season. You then choose which items you like, and send back the ones you don’t. If you love everything you see, the entire box is always $98 for 6-7 pieces, so you’ll never spend over $100. Like many of the subscription box service options out there, you fill out

Dominos: Wedding Registries & Ordering on Messenger

It’s #PizzaFriday, and we’re talking Dominos! While this is NYC and a classic slice from your local pizzeria is the norm- we’re always down for some Dominos. And in case the infamous Tracker that tells you Joe is making your pizza wasn’t enough- did you know that you can also order straight from Messenger? Oh and that they have a wedding registry?? We’ll get to that part, don’t worry. Ordering on

Everything You Need to Know About the Halftime Bathroom Break

Sponsored:   February is already here! And that means- Superbowl! Whether you watch it for the game, the commercials, or the food- well over 100 million viewers tuned in last year for the big game. And while hosts across the country might be consulting their “Superbowl Recipes” Pinterest board for menu ideas- did you know that less than half of Americans spend time at all preparing the bathroom! Seriously people!? And

Family Friendly Winter Fun in the Pocono Mountains

While this winter might be a little less snow covered than usual here in the Bronx, just two hours away in the Poconos you’ll find plenty of snow covered mountains perfect for some winter fun. You’ve probably seen many of our travel posts highlighting different parts of the Poconos, so we’re excited to share even more ideas for families looking for fun in the colder months. Earlier this week, we

Last Day to Register for Night Walks & Rosh Hashanah School Break Camp at the Bronx Zoo

We have exciting experiences right around the corner for you and your family, but registration closes at 4pm on Friday!   Spooktacular Night Walks Saturday, October 1, 5:00 – 8:00pm Ages 5 and older Get ready for a ‘Spooktacular’ evening as you and your family stay behind in the zoo while everyone else leaves! Your group will gather in our program space for a visit from some creepy, crawly animal