Fresh Cocktails, Beer Across the Boroughs, Hamilton by Trolley, + A Flowery Mother's Day
Join this seasonal cocktail class at Astor Center to learn how to incorproate fresh, local herbs and fruits into a delicious cocktailt to make at home. Discover some cocktail techniques like how to make your own syrups and infusions while sipping cocktails, sampling cheese, and getting a taste of the season.
It's time to celebrate all the great craft beer happening across all five boroughs of New York! One of our favorite Williamsburg beer bars, The Well is hosting a huge beer festival with unlimited tastings of some brand new beers from over 50 local and out-of-state breweries. All four outer boroughs are well-represented with old standbys (Brooklyn, Singlecut), and brand new microbreweries (Lineup, Wartega) - live music and local food make the beery evening complete.
Hop aboard one of Greenwood Cemetery's trolleys to see where some of Alexander Hamilton's family members and frieds are buried, including Hamilton's son John, his college roommate Robert Troup, and others. In addition, you'll learn about Hamilton's role in the Battle of Brooklyn which happened in this area.
Stroll through the beautiful New York Botanical Garden with mom on her special day! Outdoor games, live family entartainment, and a picnic brunch from local food trucks are just some of the things to do at the Bronx's green escape. Even if you don't take advantage of the extra activities, just walking around and smellling the flowers is a great way to show mom how much you love her.