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Staff Picks


Stay tuned to the Lex Staff Picks and never miss a beat of New York City’s vibrant pulse. Discover local nightlife hotspots, popular area attractions, cultural festivities, and can’t-miss annual events.

Get Out and Enjoy October

October 01, 2018

The weather in NYC is crisp and perfect for exploration. Whether you are coffee tasting, undercover sleuthing, or marching with zombies—October is a primo example of why New York City is the city that never sleeps.

New York Coffee Festival, Oct. 12th-14th
Talking about not sleeping, spend your weekend indulging in unlimited samples of coffee from over 75 coffee vendors. The top baristas will be competing in a series of throwdowns, and there will be live tunes, street food, and interactive workshops.

Open House New York, Oct. 12th-14th
Over 250 structures that are usually off-limits will be open to the public for this weekend only. It’s one of the most exciting and intriguing events in NYC. Make sure to register in advance, and it's sure to fill up quickly.

Village Halloween Parade, Oct. 31st
Join over 50,000 zombies, goblins, and ghouls, in this artistic and creative Halloween parade in Greenwich Village. This year's theme is “I AM a Robot!” So hit up the costume shop and get ready to march.