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  • Lincoln Square Advisory - Protest at Dante Park: 10.20.2014

    October 17, 2014

    We have been informed by the New York City Police Department that there will be a protest on Monday, October 20, 2014, between the hours of 4:00pm and 8:00pm in and around Dante Park (across from Lincoln Center between 63rd and 64th Street), in connection with The Metropolitan Opera's Opening Night Performance of The Death of Klinghoffer. It is our understanding that the NYPD expects 3,000-4,000 people to attend, with protesters gathering at approximately 2:00pm. The parking lane alongside Columbus Avenue between 63rd and 64th Street will be cordoned off with police barricades, which may be moved further west to close traffic lanes if necessary. It is also our understanding that there will be a platform set up in the parking lane on the west side of Dante Park (Columbus Avenue) near West 63rd Street. READ

  • Water Main Project Update | 10/3/2014

    October 3, 2014

    The New York City Department of Design and Construction (NYC DDC) released its bi-monthly newsletter regarding the water main installation along W. 60th Street. Click here to read the newsletter and stay up to day on this major construction project in our neighborhood.  READ

  • People’s Climate March: September 21

    September 19, 2014

    On Sunday, September 21 The People’s Climate March, a major climate change demonstration, will take place partially on the eastern edges of the Lincoln Square BID.

    Marchers will be gathering along Central Park West, between 59th and 86th Streets. The march is scheduled to begin at 11:30am.

    The planned route is slated to head down Central Park West to 59th Street, turn east on 59th Street, turn south on 6th Avenue to 42nd Street and then head west onto 11th Avenue until it concludes between 34th and 38th Streets. Visit for more information.  READ

  • Arlo Guthrie and The Cafe Wha? House Band Booked for Winter's Eve 2014

    September 9, 2014

    The 15th Annual Winter's Eve at Lincoln Square, taking place Monday, December 1, is fast approaching and we have some major announcements to make about the talent lineup.  Everyone's favorite folk artist, the legendary Arlo Guthrie is officially coming back for the tree lighting ceremony at Dante Park to help us celebrate the 15th Annual Winter's Eve! And, on the bill and ready to rock the Winter's Eve Dance Tent is the most reputable and well known party band in New York City, The Cafe Wha? House Band, bringing downtown to this uptown event. We are in the process of lining-up other great talent and performances including up-and-coming bands, buskers, dance groups, and lots of family fun. This highly anticipated evening will also feature fabulous food-tastings at nominal cost from some of Lincoln Square's finest restaurants. READ

  • We’re Proud to be a .nyc Founder!

    September 8, 2014

    On Monday, September 8, Mayor de Blasio announced that the first .nyc websites have gone live, including our very own Helping to lead the way for these new domain possibilities through the Founder’s program, The Lincoln Square Business Improvement District is excited to be one of the first selected for a .nyc website, taking on for its signature event, Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square. This freshly redesigned site is the official source of all information for New York’s Largest Holiday Festival, Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square, which will be held on Monday, December 1, 2014. READ

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