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Panera opening new Bronx location + free meals for a year giveaway

Panera Bread is opening a new bakery-cafe in the Bronx on June 11. Located at 44 W 225th street, they will also be hosting a opening day promotion offering free meals for a year- so we wanted to share the deets. On opening day June 11 AND Wednesday June 12, beginning at 7AM the first 100 guests each day will receive a year’s worth of free “Your Pick Two®” meals.” A You Pick Two® allows guests to select any combination of two half size entrees

Five exciting ways to celebrate the Bronx Zoo's birthday

As you should know by now, the Bronx Zoo is celebrating 125 years! And you know we love a good party. To celebrate the big 125, the Zoo will be hosting fun events on the weekends now through September, but that’s not all. In addition to simply taking in more than 11,000 animals from around the world and enjoying time in nature, here are five exciting ways to celebrate the

Unique events to celebrate 2024 Bronx Week

It’s that time of year again. Bronx Week! Bronx Week is a celebration of all things Bronx. The week is full of unique events and ends with the Bronx Ball and Bronx Week festival. You can see the full lineup of events here, but below are some upcoming events to check out: May 10: Silent Disco @ Loreto Playground @ 7-9 pm1111 Van Nest Ave May 11: The Allerton Coops:

Free & low cost spring break fun in the Bronx

Looking for things to do with kids during spring recess in the Bronx? Here are a few fun free and low-cost ideas to get your itinerary started: Arbor Weekend at Wave From April 26-29, head to Wave Hill to celebrate Arbor Weekend with walks, hands-on experiences, kid-friendly activities and more! Kids can even take tree climbing to a new level with a Junior Arborist Station. Learn more. Celebrate 125 years

100 unique things to do in the Bronx in 2024

New year, new Bronx bucket list. We’ve published our 100 Things to Do list over the years, and it’s always so much fun to share some of our favorite places to visit in the Bronx. The Bronx is full of hidden gems, the largest park in New York City, lots of history, and plenty of yummy food spots. So if you want to get out and explore more of the

Three reasons we love Holiday Lights at the Bronx Zoo

Every year around this time I get asked the same question, “is Holiday Lights at the Bronx Zoo worth it?” By now our followers know that I love working with the Bronx Zoo to be able to share promo codes to ensure everyone can experience their exciting events or take advantage of having a zoo right in our backyard. But I love that they know they can still count on

What to expect at the NEW Pumpkin Nights at the Bronx Zoo + promo code

If you haven’t heard, a new nighttime family Halloween event is coming to the Bronx Zoo this fall! We already loved making Boo at the Zoo a part of our fall lineup each year, and now we are excited to check out this new experience that takes place select evenings. We already know this is going to be a fun memory for the whole family. Here’s everything you need to

Fireworks at Orchard Beach in the Bronx

There’s one chance a year to hit up Orchard Beach in the Bronx to catch fireworks! On Thursday June 29, head to Orchard Beach for The Bronx Fireworks Extravaganza. The fireworks will take place around 9pm, with music and entertainment taking place beginning at 5pm. The Orchard Beach fireworks are an annual tradition and a fun way to celebrate the end of the school year and kick off summer! Enjoy

Free tickets to Bronx Day Celebration of Juneteenth at the New York Botanical Garden

The New York Botanical Garden is offering complimentary tickets to Bronx residents on Saturday June 17th in celebration of Juneteenth, There will be food, music, arts and crafts, and more. Advance tickets and proof of residency are required. This summer, experience the seductive beauty of gardens through the eyes of celebrated contemporary artist Ebony G. Patterson during …things come to thrive…in the shedding…in the molting… Known for her lavishly detailed mixed media

The Feast of Saint Anthony in the Bronx

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Bronx’s annual Feast of Saint Anthony is here! The feast will take place starting Wednesday June 7 through Sunday, June 11. There will be live entertainment, food, games and rides daily. The event will take place on East 187th St between Arthur Ave and Beaumont Ave and Crescent Ave from Cambreleng Ave to Belmont Ave. There will be music, amusements, rides- and of course the best

New app series highlights Bronx businesses, landmarks and neighborhoods

Let’s go Yankees! The Yankee’s own YES App has launched Bronx Beat, a new series that gives behind-the-scenes looks at some of the Bronx’s best-known institutions and hidden gems including small businesses, parks, landmarks and neighborhoods.  Bronx Beat episodes will also appear on the Yankee Stadium scoreboard throughout the season.  Bronx Beat highlights the borough’s diverse cultural offerings, world class arts and entertainment influences and unique culinary contributions, as well as the multitude of

Celebrating Mother's Day in the Bronx

Mother’s Day Weekend Garden Party May 13 & 14, 2023 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. | New York Botanical Garden Head to the New York Botanical Garden on Saturday and Sunday for live music, games, picnicking and more. www.nybg.org Movie Under the Stars: DC League of Super-Pets May 13, 2023 8:00 p.m | Yolanda Garcia Park, Melrose Ave & East 159th st Grab a chair or blanket and head to Yolanda Garcia