Can you guess who celebrated a family birthday at Color Me Mine last week? You may not know his name, but you probably see him almost every day in the district. 

Can you guess what this person does in Lincoln Square? Email us back at with your guess! The first person to respond with the right answer will win a gift certificate from the BID to Color Me Mine for some art-based fun. Also, Color Me Mine is offering Summer Passes so you can enjoy pottery painting all summer long.
Get Beach Ready with Lincoln Square Shops
Summer is just getting started! The 4th of July is nearly here and Lincoln Square is home to stores with summertime beach party essentials, like stylish...
COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted
With 70% of adults in New York having received their first dose of the vaccine, Gov. Cuomo lifted COVID-19 restrictions for many commercial businesses. The guidelines for capacity, social distancing, and information tracing will now be...
POPS Reopen July 1
Do you know what a POPS is? They are public spaces that are privately owned and maintained for public enjoyment aka Privately-Owned Public Spaces (POPS)...
Two Great Happy Hour Spots with Specials
Looking for some happy hour deals? Look no further—two Lincoln Square spots have evening specials that you can enjoy daily and after the workday...
FLC Expands In-Theater Capacity & More on 7.2.21

Seasonal Summer Dishes Now at Dig

Sessions at the Circle 6.30.21

Get In-Person Tickets for LCT's New Show Pass Over

NYC Restaurant Week Reservations Open 7.12.21

For Kids - Storytime on The GREEN: Boys Dance! 7.6.21

Paper Source Semi-Annual Sale

Lincoln Square BID
Events Calendar

Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Applications Now Open
Applications are now open for the New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program, with grants up to $50,000 to cover lost business or costs incurred during the pandemic. Further information regarding eligibility and reimbursable expenses, as well as an application guide can be found here.  
Open Restaurants Accessibility
Outdoor dining areas that are part of businesses participating in Open Restaurants must meet the Americans with Disabilities Act compliance standards. There’s more than one way to make your dining area accessible. A full Open Restaurants Accessibility guide can be found here. Click here to read more about Open Restaurants.
Grab & Go Meals Are Back for the Summer
As of Monday, June 28, free “grab and go” breakfast and lunch in this year’s “Summer Meals” program will be available to all New Yorkers at about 400 sites this summer, on weekdays from 9:00am - 1:00pm. Click here for more information about grab and go meals and site locations.
Child Care Help Available from NYS
The state will provide $25 million in child care scholarships for essential workers. As of Wednesday, June 23, these scholarships are the first in a series of new investments to support working families and the child care industry through the federal CARES Act. Apply here. Also, from now until Sunday, July 4, parents and caregivers can sign up for free child care if they need additional support while getting the COVID-19 vaccine or recovering from the vaccine. Click here to learn more.
Get Vaccinated at a City-run Site and Win $2,500
Get your first vaccine dose at a New York City-run vaccine location — as identified on the NYC COVID-19 Vax4NYC Appointment Scheduler — and you will receive instructions on how to win a special prize, which changes weekly. Through mid-July, eligible applicants can win staycations at some of the City's top hotels or $2,500 cash through the end of July! Find all City vaccine incentives here.