Indoor dining will resume at 25% capacity two days earlier than originally planned -- Friday, February 12! We’ve reached out to restaurants around Lincoln Square to find out when they're resuming indoor dining with table service. Click here to check out when restaurants will be opening.

Photo credit: Nougatine at Jean-Georges
New in the Neighborhood: Tartinery
The newest addition to Lincoln Square’s great list of businesses is French café, Tartinery, opening on Friday, February 12 for pick-up and delivery in The Shops...
Ring in the Year of the Ox in Lincoln Square
Lunar New Year begins on Friday, February 12, and many Lincoln Square businesses and organizations have offerings to celebrate the Year of the Ox
New York City Ballet's 2021 Digital Season
In advance of its planned return to live performances at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in September 2021, the New York City Ballet (NYCB) has announced...
Donate a Device to NYC Public School Students
Over the past several months, many New York City Public School students have struggled to obtain working electronic devices to use in remote learning. To help...
At-Home Creative Outlets
Need a new creative outlet? Don’t let the cold keep you from being creatively active—check out some of Lincoln Square’s virtual classes to sharpen your artistic skills...
City Announced "Curtains Up NYC"
Mayor Bill de Blasio, NYC Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) Commissioner Anne del Castillo, and NYC Department of Small Business Services...
American Folk Art Museum

LCT: Lileana Blain-Cruz in Conversation 2.11.21

Rodney King Screening & Conversation 2.11.21

NYC Parks: Seneca Village Tour 2.13.21

The Brianna Thomas Band at JALC 2.11.21

NYPL: The Fire Next Time Discussion 2.11.21

Surviving the Pandemic Webinar 2.10.21

Valentine's Day Giveaway
at The Shops

West Side Y Valentine's Day Membership Deal

Lincoln Square BID
Events Calendar

New York COVID-19 Vaccine Update
Governor Cuomo has announced that people with listed comorbidities and underlying conditions will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine starting on Monday, February 15. View the list of eligible comorbidities and conditions here. Check out Vaccine Together NY, NYC Vaccine List, and to try to find a vaccine location and schedule an appointment in NYC online. And, if you are outside of NYC, click here to check eligibility and try to make an appointment in New York State.
"NY PopsUp" Statewide Festival
Governor Cuomo has announced "NY PopsUp," an expansive statewide festival of pop-up events delivered right into the daily life of New Yorkers, transforming existing New York landscapes into stages for world-class performance. More than 300 pop-up events are planned across the five boroughs and New York State in 100 days. Performances begin on Saturday, February 20. Find more information here.
NYC Public Middle School Buildings to Reopen
The New York City Department of Education has announced that New York City middle school buildings will reopen for in-person blended learning beginning Thursday, February 25. Your child’s school will contact you with your student’s specific in-person schedule. High school students will continue to learn remotely until further notice. Learn more here.
SCORE New York City Tax Webinar for Women Entrepreneurs
Women entrepreneurs, do you want to learn how to prepare or understand your tax return? How to set up your business bookkeeping to make end of the year tax preparation easy and stress free? If so, join SCORE New York City for a three-session small group learning experience. Click here to register for Mondays, March 1, 8 and 15 and here for Wednesdays, March 3, 10 and 17.
NYC Parks Request for Proposals
The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation ("Parks”) is issuing two significant Request for Proposals ("RFP”): for the Operation and Maintenance of the Friedsam Memorial Carousel and for the Operation and Maintenance of the Wollman Rink, Central Park, Manhattan. Click here to view the RFPs.
Virtual DOB Office Hours 2.23.21
Speaker Johnson will be hosting a virtual DOB OFFICE HOURS event with the Department of Buildings on Tuesday, February 23, from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Constituents will be able to speak directly with an agency representative about building issues they may be experiencing. This is by appointment only. RSVP by calling the district office office at (212) 564-7757 or emailing
New York State of Health Open Enrollment Period Extended
As part of New York's ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic the Open Enrollment Period for uninsured New Yorkers will be extended through Wednesday, March 31. New Yorkers can apply for coverage through NY State of Health, New York's Official Health Plan Marketplace, or directly through insurers. New Yorkers can apply for coverage through NY State of Health online at, by phone at 1-855-355-5777.
Empire State Digital and Ritual Partnership
Ritual has teamed up with PayPal to support economic relief efforts in New York State -- specifically focused on providing restaurants and food service establishments with discounts on joining their platform and a two-month long consumer campaign to stimulate business during these unprecedented times. Restaurants and food service establishments that join Ritual through the Empire State Digital initiative can access digital tools to enable them to accept contactless orders for free until Wednesday, March 31. Learn more here.