- Discover Fort Tompkins
- When: Wed Jul 29, 2015 11am to 2pm
Where: visitor center parking area, New York Avenue
Event Description: Explore the little known areas of this historic structure with a park ranger. Learn about coastal fortifications and get a glimpse of life in the 1800’s. Wear sturdy footwear. Meet at the visitor center parking area, New York Avenue.
- New York City Skyline Tour
- When: Wed Jul 29, 2015 4pm to 4:30pm
Where: Fort Wadsworth Overlook
Event Description: Experience the history of New York City from one of the best vantage points the city has to offer on this ranger-guided talk
- SummerStage: Jellybean Benitez / DJ Street Tech / D-Train in association with Zulu Nation
- When: Wed Jul 29, 2015 7pm to Wed Jul 29, 2015 9pm
Who: General Events
Where: Clove Lakes Park, 1150 Clove Road, Staten Island, NY 10301, United States
Event Description: John Benitez aka Jellybean Benitez, is a multi instrumentalist, songwriter, DJ, and remixer, who DJ’d in some of the hottest disco night clubs in the 70’s & 80’s including the famed Studio 54. Benitez scored two 80’s US pop hits, and has produced and remixed artists such as Madonna, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson and the Pointer Sisters. Benitez continues to deejay globally, and is the Executive Producer of Studio 54 Radio, which is heard exclusively on SiriusXM Satellite Radio (Channel 54), and features 1classic dance from Jellybean's personal collection and the vaults and collections of Studio 54 insiders. Staten Island Native DJ Street Tech has been DJing since 1991-92. Inspired by legendary DJ'S like as Pete "DJ" Jones, DJ Hollywood, Afrika Bambaataa, DJ Lord Yoda X, Grand Wizard Theodore, DJ Premier, Peter the Great (Techno DJ) & Bobby Konders, DJ Street Tech started as a freestyle/house DJ, before he started rockin hip hop and reggae. DJ Street Tech joined The Universal Zulu Nation in 1994, where he became as student of Afrika Bambaataa and has been rocking the decks ever since.
Friday, May 22, 2015
By Anthony Pascale / NY1
Marty Markowitz of NYC and Company sits down with NY1's Anthony Pascale to discuss the organization's latest tourism initiative which highlights two Staten Island neighborhoods.
Watch the full story on NY1.
NYC ARTS recently profiled the Noble Maritime Collection for a segment called “Curator’s Choice.” Be sure to check it out here, or in the video player below.
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