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Randall's Island Welcomes the Gaels and Manhattan Gets a New Sports Team.

Maura Kelly | Posted 10.05.2013 | New York
Maura Kelly

It's been called sleepy and unglamorous but whatever you call it one thing is certain, Randall's Island is a major sports and entertainment destination in the New York tri-state area. The summer is a prime time to visit.

WATCH: Governors Ball Lineup Released

Posted 01.22.2013 | New York

Organizers for the annual Governors Ball music festival announced the event's 2013 lineup on Tuesday. Kanye West and the Kings of Leon, and another ye...

The Artist's Perspective -- Frieze Art Fair New York

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 07.14.2012 | Home
Barbara Ernst Prey

Although I was born in New York, grew up in New York and now live in New York, it was my first visit to Randall's Island in Manhattan -- just to see the inaugural Frieze Art Fair.

PHOTOS: Art World Gathers For Frieze New York

Posted 05.02.2013 | New York

The 2012 Frieze Art Fair has officially kicked off in New York with fans of the best in contemporary art gathered at Randall's Island Park on Thursday...

Frieze Art Fair New York: How Great Thou Art (or At Least It Felt That Way)

Kalup Linzy | Posted 07.03.2012 | Home
Kalup Linzy

On Thursday May 3, I attended the VIP opening for Frieze Art Fair on Randall's Island. Didn't know what to expect. I thought I was going to see five ...

The Bridge and Shuttle Crowd: 6 Ways to Get to Randall's Island for Frieze New York

ARTINFO | Posted 07.03.2012 | Arts

This week the art world jet set and many, many New Yorkers will visit a strange island for the first time in their lives to attend the inaugural Friez...

The ARTINFO Guide To Frieze Week In NYC, From Satellite Fair Highlights To Can't-Miss Gallery Shows

ARTINFO | Posted 06.27.2012 | Home

Frieze's big, empty tent on Randall's Island won't be quite so empty by the time the fair opens next week. Though there's more than enough going on on...

Beck And Modest Mouse Headlining This Year's Governors Ball

Posted 02.27.2012 | New York

It might only be February, but it's never too early to start getting pumped for the summer months ahead. Here to help you daydream is this year's ...

10 Reasons Why You Should Come to the Quidditch World Cup

Alex Benepe | Posted 11.23.2011 | New York
Alex Benepe

For one reason or another, quidditch still gets stereotyped as fantasy-fulfillment for chubby nerds. Anyone who still holds this illusion should come to the World Cup.

85,000 Happy Fans At New York's Electric Zoo Music Festival

Farryn Weiner | Posted 11.07.2011 | Entertainment
Farryn Weiner

Standing in the middle of Bloody Beetroots during "Warped" was an adrenaline rush on par with my first skydive in South Africa.

20 Electric Zoo Artists Share Their Must-Play For This Weekend's Festival

Farryn Weiner | Posted 11.01.2011 | New York
Farryn Weiner

From the heavy hitting house of Boys Noize to the trance tunes of Armin Van Buuren, from the new sounds of Guti to the classic beats of Moby, there's something for everyone.

Micro-Ecologies in Cirque du Soleil's Ovo

Derek Beres | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Derek Beres

"Can I take this in with me?" I ask the cheery-eyed woman. There was less than ten minutes until show time, and nothing's worse than fitfully forcing ...