Tag: Macy’s Inc.


    Thinking about heading out to the Thanksgiving Day Parade this year? Don’t. Trust us on this one. Ass-bitingly cold temperatures are not made warmer by standing still in a crowd four tourists deep. Sleep in, eat pancakes, watch it on TV, be a winner. Instead, we find it much more pleasant to browse the Macy’s […]

  • 34th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Firework

    If you’ve never witnessed the Macy’s 4th of July fireworks show in person, then you’re missing out on a New York tradition. It’s an amazing display of U.S. love. Check out their website for the best locations to watch the show in the sky. Arrive early as it tends to get incredible crowded after dark. […]

  • 36th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks

    Leave the fireworks to the experts and experience the thrill of 40,000 of them going off above your head at the 36th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks. With live performances by Katy Perry and Kenny Chesney. Best views on 12th Avenue below 59th Street. Wed., July 4, 9 p.m., 2012


    Raise your hand if you groaned when you realized you would not be getting a three-day weekend this Fourth of July. To make it up to you, Rooftop Films is presenting a completely free outdoor program of short films titled The American Experience, which it promises will celebrate “the diversity, daring, and charm of our […]

  • Look! Large Balloons!!

    Celebrate a New York tradition this year by attending the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Head on over to Herald Square to Macy’s storefront, or anywhere along West 77th Street along through Time Square, from Sixth and Seventh Avenue to enjoy the very best of Thanksgiving cheer. Thu., Nov. 24, 9 a.m., 2011

  • Why I Hate Being Gay! 62 Reasons!

    You assume the Super Bowl is a large household item at Pottery Barn. … Your fake tans are even more life-threatening than your real ones. … Your entire wardrobe consists of male designers having a midlife crisis. You spend your whole life fighting for rights you don’t even want for yourself. (Marriage and the military? […]


    –Burn off those BBQ calories at the July 4th NYC Marathon (or a half-marathon, relay, or 10K–there’s a level for everyone). At 9 a.m., Van Cortlandt Park, the Bronx, thejuly4thmarathon.com, free –Let someone else host Fourth of July this year, and let them cook, too! The Iron Horse is hosting a Pig Roast BBQ Block […]


    The skies of New York light up as Macy’s treats the City to its 35th annual show with 40,000 fireworks expertly synchronized to a 25 minute musical score. Mon., July 4, 9 p.m., 2011

  • Anish Kapoor

    Walk toward the convex, 16-foot-long mirror-like wall of Vertigo, and your reflection—at first upside-down and as elongated as one of Giacometti’s existential wanderers—suddenly flips upright and fills out to become the person you see in your bathroom mirror, before abruptly bloating to Macy’s-balloon scale. The four large reflective stainless-steel objects here—the curving wall, a stretched-out […]

  • Trapped in Wedding Hell

    “Are you a bride? Do we have a bride here?” asks the saleswoman, practically foaming at the mouth. No, we do not have a bride here. What we have is a dyspeptic press person who is spending the afternoon shoving free hors d’oeuvres in her mouth and meandering around aimlessly at the Wedding Salon, a […]