New Years Eve in Times Square

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Visit Sammy and the City on Facebook and click  “Like” to be part of our adventures throughout New York City. New Years Eve in New York City is like no other place on earth.  The scoreboard says it all, over one million people will be in Times Square to watch the ball drop and one billion people worldwide will be watching.  The ball this year has 2700 Waterford Crystal... Read More

Copacabana

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Copacabana, located near Times Square is one of New York City’s most famous night clubs.  Most Nightclubs in Manhattan come and go, but Copacabana has stood the test of time since it opened in January of 1941.  The club hosted many of the brightest in Hollywood and helped launch many careers.  Hollywood’s biggest performers actually performed here from Frank Sinatra to Sammy... Read More

Prince Charming

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Sammy attended the 11th Annual Halloween Pet Costume hosted by Wendy Diamond, Animalfair to support the Humane Society of New York. This event was held on October 26th at the Copcabana, 268 w 47th st. New York NY 10011. Sammy had a fabulous time and was dressed as Prince Charming – he met Wendy Diamond, Dylan Lauren, Sara Haines, Bravo TV’s Mad Fashion’s Chris March... Read More

Anything Goes

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Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) presents the 2011 Tony® Award winning Anything Goes, starring 2011 Tony® Award winner Sutton Foster as “Reno Sweeney” and Tony® and Academy® Award winner Joel Grey as “Moonface Martin.” Directed & choreographed by 2011 Tony® Award winner Kathleen Marshall, Anything Goes will now play through Sunday, April... Read More

Carmine’s

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Carmine’s is one of Times Square most popular Restaurants, as well as New York City’s most successful restaurants since it opened in 1992.  The original first Carmine’s actually opened in 1990 on the Upper West Side and was an overnight success.  Known for its well diversified Italian family style servings and its wine selection at fair prices, people cannot get... Read More

Times Square new redesign

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Times Square will be getting a new redesign by 2014. The Times Square Alliance says it will “simplify and de-clutter” and create a unified identity for the heart of Times Square. The $27 million plan transforms the plazas into “sleek silver-gray spaces populated by slablike benches and metallic tiles”. The plan is expected to be completed in 2014. Nearby Tourist... Read More

Times Square

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Times Square, Bright lights, Big City has defined this monumental location for so many decades now.  It’s among the top most traveled spot in the world, possibly number 1.  Its in the heart of the Theatre District, stretching along broadway from 42nd to 48th Street and on Broadway and Seventh Avenue. Times Square hosts the ball drop each year to break in the New Year at one... Read More

M&M’s World in Times Square

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M&M’s World in Times Square is New York City’s largest candy store, with 25,000 square feet, three-story space devoted to anything related to M&M’s-themed merchandise, such as T-shirts, kitchenware, glassware, clothing, bedding, jewelry, photo frames, souvenirs, basically everything you can imagine. They also provide a variety selection of M&M’s... Read More

HERSHEY’S Times Square

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HERSHEY’S Times Square is an all American Chocolate Company. The store offers tins and jars loaded with HERSHEY’S chocolates, collectible HERSHEY’S souvenirs, HERSHEY’S clothing and toys. The back of the store has a feel of a chocolate factory and the outside of the HERSHEY’S store you will find a very unique fixture that’s worth seeing. Nearby Tourist Attractions:... Read More

Theatre District

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Theatre District in New York City is one of the most exciting places in Manhattan located in the heart of Times Square. The energetic district offers Broadway shows, off-Broadway shows, comedy clubs, restaurants, shops, and hotels catering to visitors from around the world. Bright lights, Big City was born out of this District.  A lot of the shows don’t end until almost midnight... Read More

TKTS ticket booth

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TKTS ticket booth is at Duffy Square in Times Square, Manhattan, located between 45th and 47th Streets on Broadway and 7th Avenue. You can get discounts up to 25–50% off the face value for Broadway and Off-Broadway shows, music and dance events. The ticket booth has lots of same day tickets, so you have to get in line and wait for a bit.  Nearby Tourist Attractions: Times Square... Read More

Duffy Square

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Duffy Square is in Times Square located between 45th and 47th Streets, Broadway and Seventh Avenue.  The square offers New Yorkers and visitors a place to sit and relax and take in the view of Time Square.  The red steps happens to be the roof of the TKTS ticket booth, which is located behind the statue of Chaplain Francis P. Duffy, dedicated by Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia on... Read More

Times Square Information Center

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Times Square Information Center is a walk-in facility at the embassy Theater, on Seventh Avenue between 46th and 47th Streets. You can stop by the Information center for details regarding tickets on broadway shows, sight seeing tours, and many other activities around the city. Open daily from 8AM to 8PM. Nearby Tourist Attractions: Times Square Visitors Center, Theatre District, Official... Read More

Official NYC Information Center

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Official NYC Information Center in Midtown is the coolest visitor center in Manhattan. This visitor center features high-tech interactive tools for locating information on “things to see and do” all over New York City and the boroughs. Checkout the Interactive Map Tables, where you can grab a “You Are Here” Interactive Disc and place it on one of the map... Read More