- Tours of the Conference House
- When: Fri Oct 9, 2015 1pm to 4pm
Where: Conference House, 298 Satterlee Street, Staten Island, NY
Event Description: In 1776, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and Edward Rutledge met with the British in an attempt to end the Revolutionary War. The site of this failed peace treaty attempt is now known as the Conference House. Enjoy a free tour of this historic site! There is a charge for group tours which are booked separately. Please visit www.conferencehouse.org or call 718-984-6046 for more information.
- Remembering the Lenape
- When: Sat Oct 10, 2015 12pm to 1:30pm
Where: Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve, 83 Nielsen Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10309, United States
Event Description: Remembering the Lenape: Take a hike to identify natural resources commonly used by the native Lenape Indians in celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Day on October 12. We will be joined by Naturalist and Lenape Enthusiast Seth Wollney. (Saturday Oct 10, 12:00 – 1:30 pm; Free) https://www.facebook.com/events/951665334893958/
- Rome Through Richmond Town
- When: Sat Oct 10, 2015 12pm to 5pm
Where: Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306, United States
Event Description: Free festival celebrating Italian heritage and culture. Louis Prima Jr. and the Witnesses will headline the festival.
- Columbus Day (regional holiday)
- When: Mon Oct 12, 2015
Who: Holidays in United States
Event Description: Public holiday in: Alabama, American Samoa, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Northern Mariana Islands, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virgin Islands, Virginia, West Virginia, Wake Island
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.
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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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