You're as Cold as Ice: 4 Cool and Delicious NYC Activities

July 11, 2018

Summer heat got you feeling a bit cranky?

People used to see you as loving and kind, a defender of high spirits and unofficial cheerleader of Happy. But lately you've been subject to phrases such as "cold hearted witch" and "ice queen." When did this happen? When did the sweaty summer heat drain your soul and turn you into a mere shell of human angst and emotion?

Hope is on the way. You can fight this battle against the attitude-altering monstrosity we call the sun. Become the good kind of ice queen -- think Frozen, that child-friendly film that warmed hearts across the world. All it takes is a few cool treats.

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    Meatball Crawl

    Looking to get things rolling in Greenwich Village? Meet the meatballs of MacDougal Street! This delectable journey kicks off at the Meatball Shop with four mouthwatering meatball samples: American, Sicilian, Turkish, and Neapolitan. Stomach satiated, feed your mind with meatballs of knowledge as you stroll through the Village alongside a local guide. Savor fun facts and anecdotes served atop a helping of Greenwich Village culture. Visit the imposing Gothic Jefferson Market Library, little known former Little Africa enclave and the ever bustling Bleecker Street. After walking off your meatball high, finish things up on a sweet note: your choice of creamy tiramisu or Italian-style ricotta cheesecake! Can't you just taste that culture?
    Meatball Crawl

    64 Macdougal St, New York

    • Explore Greenwich Village during an educational tour featuring meatballs
    • Sample four varieties of meatball, and enjoy a tiramisu or cheesecake dessert
    • Learn about the history and culture of the Village while visiting local attractions
    • Indulge your curiosity and your stomach, and stretch your legs
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    Hamilton Happy Hour

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    With the growing popularity of the musical Hamilton, you’ll love this tour celebrating the life of this great Founding Father. This Family Friendly tour will take place in the Financial District, which was the entire city in Hamilton’s time. You’ll visit key spots in the Hamilton story including Trinity Church where he is buried, the Federal Reserve Bank which is a descendant of the first Federal Bank established by Hamilton, the sites of the Bank of New York and Manhattan Banks formed by the future duelists, and finally you’ll end at Fraunces Tavern where Hamilton himself often drank. Learn all about Hamilton’s life, his rivalry with Burr, and other facts not found in the musical.
    Hamilton Happy Hour

    75 Broadway, New York

    • Dive deep into the story of the star of the hit musical Hamilton in NYC’s most historic neighborhood
    • Pay your respects at Hamilton’s gravesite located in one of the most historic churchyards in town
    • Discover the origins of the New York Stock Exchange and Wall Street’s many other financial institutions
    • Grab a pint at the tavern where Hamilton and Burr broke bread for the last time before their infamous duel
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    1 positive reviews
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    Midtown Sights & Bites Food Tour

    Explore the very center of New York City with our expert local guides. You’ll see famous sights and get the inside scoop on places like Times Square, Rockefeller Center, and Grand Central Terminal. Along the way our guides will introduce you to our favorite local food shops for pizza, coffee, pastries, and more. You’ll know all the great spots to eat and won’t be stuck eating at chain restaurants with all the other tourists!
    Midtown Sights & Bites Food Tour

    89 E 42nd St, New York

    • See famous landmarks like Grand Central Terminal, Times Square, Rockefeller Center
    • Discover hidden local food spots, retail shops, and a quiet oasis in the world’s busiest neighborhood
    • Get insider tips on how to navigate Times Square, avoid scams, and get great deals on theater tickets
    • Enjoy a day touring the best city in the world with your friends and family
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    Off-Broadway Magic Show

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    Pick a show, any show. But actually, pick this show. Stop by New York's longest running magic show, where four performers, a mix of industry pros and hotshot up and comers, will wow you with four different styles of magic. And the show doesn't stop at intermission. While you grab snacks and run to the bathroom, at least two magicians will be performing close-up tricks. This is truly an entertaining night of sophisticated performances for adult audiences. Now the only thing left is: Is this your activity?
    Off-Broadway Magic Show

    115 MacDougal Street, New York

    • Enjoy a night of large scale and close-up magic
    • Be amazed by four diverse magicians with amazing tricks and illusions
    • Rekindle your sense of awe and wonder with non'stop entertainment
    • Be a part of an experience full of close'up tricks and mingling with magicians
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    2 positive reviews
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    Soho / Little Italy / Chinatown Lunch Food Tour

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    The way to anyone's heart is through their stomach. And Walking Tours Manhattan will surely win you over with this lunch food tour of some of NYC's most delicious neighborhoods! During this 2-hour tour, you'll venture to SoHo, Little Italy, and Chinatown in search of mouthwatering samples. You'll warm up with a mouth-watering slice of thin-crust pizza, made with fresh tomato sauce and cheese. But refrain from stuffing yourself TOO MUCH, because then it's off to Little Italy, where some Ferrara's original cannolis and fresh cheese, soppressata, and Italian salami from Alleva all await you! Then, head across the globe, foodwise, to Chinatown, where you'll enjoy tasty pan-seared pork dumplings. Along the way, you'll see historic cast-iron buildings, an assortment of art galleries in SoHo, the beautiful Police Building Condo in Little Italy and more! You'll also pay a visit to Columbus Park in Chinatown, which was originally part of Little Italy. Come hungry! You're gonna need all the stomach-space you can get.
    Soho / Little Italy / Chinatown Lunch Food Tour

    124 E 79th St, New York

    • Indulge your love for all things edible during a food tour of some of NYC's most delicious neighborhoods, including SoHo, Little Italy, and Chinatown
    • Savor generous samples from 4 unique stores and restaurants -- enough for a full lunch
    • Prime the pump with a mouth-watering thin-crust pizza and cannoli in SoHo before enjoying pan-seared pork dumplings in Chinatown
    • Find new favorite spots to grab eats!
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    1 positive reviews
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    Dessert Walk

    Holy cannoli, this tour looks sweet. Set your mind soaring with a sugary study of Greenwich Village. Get things humming with a cup of coffee or tea at Brigadeiro Bakery. Then, skip alongside a local guide, and maybe run around in caffeine induced tiny, frantic circles. Visit some of the top cafes and bakeries in the neighborhood and sample tasty treats such as cannoli, cupcakes, donuts, and baklava. For those in the dark on Greenwich Village's dessert scene, this a great way to get the latest buzz!
    Dessert Walk

    64 Macdougal St, New York

    • Explore Greenwich Village during a satisfying, sweet-filled tour
    • Learn about the Village's history and culture from a local guide
    • Visit various cafes and bakeries for delicious dessert samples
    • Stretch your legs and indulge your curiosity and sweettooth
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    Greenwich Village Food & Culture Tour

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    Strolling through the winding, tree-lined streets of the West Village, you'll uncover the gastronomic wonders and cultural stories behind the bohemian mecca, Greenwich Village. On this eclectic food and culture tour, uncover the artsy history, culture, eats, and entertainment that make Greenwich Village one of New York's infamous, and most frequented, neighborhoods. Traipsing urbania, you'll taste delicious specialties from classic mom-and-pop food shops, eateries, and restaurants. As the tour finishes, you will have an endless list of delectable restaurants and off-the-beaten-path cultural locales to keep you coming back to this unique neighborhood.
    Greenwich Village Food & Culture Tour

    254 Bleecker St, New York

    • Venture to the artsy, historical, entertaining, and eclectic eateries that grace Greenwich Village
    • Discover cute mom-and-pop shops and off-the-beaten-path restaurants such as Murray's Cheese, Joe's Pizza, and Rafele Ristorante
    • Taste your way through the tree-lined streets of the Village
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    18 positive reviews
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    New York Craft Cocktail Tour

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    Do you consider yourself a cocktail aficionado? Or perhaps you're the kind of person who sits down at a cocktail bar and orders a beer? Regardless, this is the tour for you! This Happy Hour tour will bring you to the center of New York's booming cocktail culture as you visit some of the best cocktail bars in the city. Along the way you will sample delicious libations, swap tales of speakeasies and gangsters, and shop for new local craft spirit. You'll even get a chance to learn how to make craft cocktails, while discovering some of the best places to grab a drink in the Big Apple. It's a great way to start off an unforgettable evening in New York City.
    New York Craft Cocktail Tour

    Avenue A & St Marks Pl, New York

    • Find the best tucked-away places to grab a drink in New York's East Village
    • Learn how prohibition shaped NYC, and the speakeasies and gangsters who influenced the city's cocktail culture
    • Discover new spirits from local micro-distilleries and see how bartenders are revolutionizing cocktails in America with fresh, artisanal ingredients
    • Taste delicious craft cocktails at some of New York's best bars
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    26 positive reviews
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    The Heart of the Village Food & Culture Tour

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    You have been there plenty of times. You've most likely eaten there a lot as well. But you've never experienced Central Greenwich Village and SoHo like this before. You'll take a stroll through these two historic neighborhoods, while receiving insider tips on where to eat and where to find entertainment. All the while, you will be tasting a delicious variety of food specialities from seven unique ethnic eateries, food shops and restaurants.Exact location of meeting point will be provided upon purchase. Pricing include $3 processing fee from operator. Embrace the rich culture of two of New York's most famous neighborhoods through the 19th century architecture, live music venues, "mom and pop" shops, and of course... the food!
    The Heart of the Village Food & Culture Tour

    97 Macdougal St, New York

    • Learn about the rich history of Central Greenwich Village and SoHo
    • Sample a variety food specialties from street vendors, "mom and pop"shops and restaurants
    • Discover 19th century architecture and the best venues for live music and stand-up comedy
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    14 positive reviews
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    Pierogi Walk

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    Ah, the pierogi. Boiled or fried, stuffed with potato, cheese, and cabbage fillings. Old-world comfort. These delectable dumplings give pints of ice cream and puppy dog hugs a run for their money. Sample the enticing flavors of NYC's East Village during this foodie-focused walking tour. Stroll through aromatic neighborhoods alongside a local guide. Treat yourself to an inside look at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, Second Avenue, and St. Mark's Place. Enjoy cultural and historic insights to put it all into context. Of course, the best way to get to know a culture is through its cuisine. So follow your nose to old-world eateries for pierogi samples and other Polish picks, including kielbasa and baked goods. If a pierogi could speak, it would say "eat me"
    Pierogi Walk

    200 Second Ave, New York

    • Explore the East Village during a guided walking tour featuring Polish cuisine
    • Visit various old-world eateries for samples of pierogies, kielbasa, and baked goods
    • Learn about East Village history from a knowledgeable local guide
    • Indulge your curiosity and your stomach during a delicious dive into East Village culture
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    10 positive reviews

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