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  • Blogs

    July 14, 2014

    Overheard at 4Knots Music Festival

    If you were at 4Knots, you already know first hand that the festival brings out the hippest, chillest, most attractive New Yorkers to South Street Seaport -- but did you know that it also attracts some of the funniest folks around? Here are the best things we were lucky enough to overhear at 4Knots ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2014

    Your 4Knots Music Festival 2014 Set Times

    Hey Gang! Above you can see what time everyone is playing today down at the ole South Street Seaport. One note: Beijing's Re-TROS had passport issues and couldn't get into the States. The also-very-good Crazy Pills have taken their place. It's a lovely day and we've worked very hard to make it very ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2014

    Seaport Music Festival Kicks Off Tonight

    If you're a fan of free music in the open air, then GOOD NEWS, the always solid Seaport Music Festival kicks off tonight down at the South Street Seaport at Fulton and Water sts. On tap from 7 - 9 tonight are Protomartyr and Alvvays (pictured above), and every Friday through August 29th more bands w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2014

    Your Official Village Voice 4Knots Music Festival Map!

    The weather Saturday is going to be gorgeous -- high in the low 80s and sunny -- and we can't wait to see all of you out at the South Street Seaport, where we'll be hanging with our good friends Dinosaur Jr., Mac DeMarco, Those Darlins, Speedy Ortiz, Radkey and many, many more. If you've not been do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2014

    The Julie Ruin, Speedy Ortiz More to Play Village Voice 4Knots Music Festival

    As we told you a couple weeks ago, our 4Knots Music Festival is back at South Street Seaport for a fourth year in a row on July 12. It's FREE. ALL AGES. OUTDOORS. Now we have an initial lineup. Let's take a look...

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2013

    SmorgasBar Food Porn (PHOTOS)

    Over the weekend, Fork in the Road contributor and photographer Bradley Hawks headed down to the South Street Seaport to check in on SmorgasBar, the daily pop-up market from the good people behind the Brooklyn Flea and SmorgasBurg. He came back with dozens of mouthwatering shots of dishes and drink ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2013

    Get $5 Off 4Knots Merch CHECK OUT THIS COOL 4KNOTS VIDEO

    Why it seems like only yesterday we were all basking in the glorious rays of the sun on a badass ship down at the South Street Seaport, sucking down Bud Light Limes and hot dogs from Los Perros Locos at this year's EXTREMELY SUPER HAPPY FUN 4Knots Music Festival. Oh, how we wish we had something to ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    July 10, 2013

    ELEMENT OF SURPRISE

    Join Improv Everywhere's 
latest 'experiment'

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2013

    #4Knots: Check Out Live Updates From the Voice's Music Festival

    Keep up with all the happenings at this year's 4Knots Festival at the South Street Seaport. Wait, why aren't you there? Tweets about "#4knots" !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2013

    Five Spots to Eat Near 4Knots

    Are you headed to 4Knots this weekend? You should be. The festival, now in its third year, gets underway tomorrow at the South Street Seaport; this year's lineup includes Kurt Vile and the Violators, White Lung, and Marnie Stern. On the reasonable chance that you'll want to eat or drink something ne ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    June 26, 2013

    ROCKIN’ THE RIVER

    4Knots turns three

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    New Amsterdam Market Fights for the Seaport

    On Thursday, March 14, the New York City Council will hold a public hearing to discuss future plans for South Street Seaport, the city's oldest communal meeting place. Organizers of the New Amsterdam Market -- an outdoor marketplace held in the area -- are seeking to "preserve and rehabilitate" the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2012

    Lunch on Pier 16 Today

    Forget to pack a lunch? You can stop by Pier 16 today from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. for snacks from some of New Amsterdam Market's favorite vendors, including frozen treats from La Newyorkina, locavore tacos from Lonestar Taco, rolls from Luke's Lobster, and sandwiches from Porchetta, to name a few.

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2012

    Meatopia 2012: Bigger, Better, And More Expensive

    [See More Events: Boqueria Launching Tomato Menu | Food Truck Festival At South Street Seaport] Meatopia is returning this year bigger and better. After months of fierce competition to narrow down the finalists from 300 original contestants, the nation's top three meat cutters are going head-to-hea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Clam Talk at the South Street Seaport Museum

    Oysters may be getting all the press today but clams have been a New York staple since the 19th century, and the clam has made a comeback everywhere from Brooklyn to Bridgehampton. There will be a clam talk tomorrow, August 1, at the South Street Seaport Museum . The museum will be teaming up wit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Free Gluten-Free Pudding On The Upper East Side

    [See More Events: Feast On A Home Grown Pig Named King Arthur at Northeast Kingdom | Clam Talk at the South Street Seaport Museum] We love posting about free deals around the city. Most recently was one for free iced booze, today we have for you free tasting of hand-crafted, gluten-free pudding cou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Weekend Event: Food Truck Festival At South Street Seaport

    [See More Events: Free Gluten-Free Pudding On The Upper East Side | Clam Talk at the South Street Seaport Museum] Looking for something to do on the weekend? Thirty of NYC's food trucks and 20 food vendors will be gathering at South Street Seaport for a massive food truck festival on Saturday. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2012

    Amorino Gelateria Debuts Cart Truck Mobile Location in the Seaport

    Two attendants are required to operate the new concession -- though both must arrive by separate means, as you can see from the small cab. [Oat Meals Slated To Open in the Village | John Brown Smokehouse Moving, To Feature Beer Garden & Live Music] Fork in the Road's third favorite gelateria in t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2012

    What the Hell Are You Doing Here? You Should Be at 4Knots!

    According to legend, the East River passes through South Street Seaport at a speed of four knots. This little tidbit provided us here at the Voice with a perfect title for our annual shindig in downtown Manhattan. Welcome to the second 4Knots Festival - an all-day, all-ages totally free musical ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2012

    BREAKING: After a Multi-Alarm Fire, 4Knots Blazes On

    If you have following Twitter about #4Knots, you know by now that a fire broke out in the South Street Seaport. With help from music editor Maura Johnston, fellow scribes Nick Murray, Eric Sundermann and Robert Sietsema, we have a detail dump on the happenings in Downtown. Here is what we've found o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2012

    5 Best Things To Eat at 4Knots

    The caprese salad at Acqua is perfect summer fare, and only steps from the 4Knots Music Festival. [See More 5 Favorites: 5 Cooling Dishes to Beat the Heat | Best Cheap Eats on Eldridge Street] Tomorrow the second annual 4Knots Music Festival cranks up at the South Street Seaport, with an afterpar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2012

    Everything You Need To Know About The 4Knots Music Festival

    After many weeks of planning and announcements and waiting, the daylong music festival we here at The Village Voice host, 4Knots, is happening tomorrow at Piers 16 and 17 of the South Street Seaport! A guide to the day follows.

  • Voice Choices

    July 11, 2012

    ALL ABOARD

    4Knots returns to the South Street Seaport

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2012

    4Knots Music Festival: Set Times, Afterparty Details Announced

    The Village Voice's 4Knots Music Festival takes place this Saturday at Piers 16 and 17 of the South Street Seaport, and if you want to plan your day out we have the set times for the day, which will include performances by Archers Of Loaf, The Drums, Crocodiles, Hospitality, Bleached, Nick Waterhous ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2012

    Jonathan Toubin To Host 4Knots Music Festival Afterparty; Delicate Steve Added To Festival Lineup

    The Voice's 4Knots Music Festival is a little more than a month away—it takes place Saturday, July 14, at the South Street Seaport's Piers 16 and 17—and New York's foremost purveyor of soul sides, Jonathan Toubin, will host the afterparty, scheduled to go live right after the main show e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2012

    Black Lips To Headline 4Knots Music Festival Afterparty; Tickets Go On Sale Wednesday

    The 4Knots Music Festival—the Voice's annual all-day music extravaganza, set to take place this year on July 14 at the South Street Seaport's Pier 17—won't end after the sun goes down. The afterparty, which will take place at the nearby Beekman Beer Garden Beach Club, and will have as it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2012

    Archers Of Loaf, Team Spirit, Doldrums, And Devin Added To 4Knots Music Festival Lineup

    The 4Knots Music Festival—taking place on July 14 at the South Street Seaport, and already featuring The Drums, Hospitality, Bleached, Crocodiles, and Nick Waterhouse—has added Team Spirit, Doldrums, and Devin to the bill, as well as the mighty Archers Of Loaf. Check out Dan Weiss's hist ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2011

    Announcing The Set Times For Today's 4Knots Music Festival

    ​Doors for the Village Voice-sponsored 4Knots Music Festival—happening at Pier 17 on the South Street Seaport—open in about an hour, and if you want to plan your afternoon, we have set times for all the bands on the bill, as well as the DJs spinning in the 4Knots Indoor Lounge (loc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2011

    Ten Years Of Free Ted Leo Shows In NYC: A Brief Retrospective

    Matias Corral​ You're forgiven for wondering if the Sound Of The City is really just a gussied-up Ted Leo fansite, but we argue that's the only natural reaction to his glorious existence. Ted Leo is many things: insightful songwriter; leave-it-all-on-the-stage performer; great interview subjec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Ted Leo To Play The Tyranny Of Distance In Full At 4Knots Kickoff Show

    Ted Leo and the Pharmacists' set at the 4Knots Music Festival kickoff show—taking place July 9 at Pier 17 on the South Street Seaport with openers Screaming Females—will have the band playing their 2001 album The Tyranny Of Distance in its entirety. But don't expect a big "remember the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    Mr. Dream Added To 4Knots Lineup; Yeasayer, Dan Deacon To DJ The Indoor Lounge

    ​The first annual 4Knots Music Festival—free, at South Street Seaport—takes place on July 16; Mr. Dream will perform at the all-day show at Pier 17. In addition to the day's roster of bands—which also includes The Black Angels, Titus Andronicus, Davila 666, Oberhofer, and Ele ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    Ted Leo & The Pharmacists To Headline 4Knots Music Festival Kickoff Show On July 9

    Shawn Brackbill​In preparation for the brand-new 4Knots Music Festival on July 16, the Voice is holding a kickoff show at the South Street Seaport exactly one week before, on July 9. Headlining that free, all-ages show, which starts at 6 p.m., will be Ted Leo & The Pharmacists. Leo is, of cour ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    The 5 Best (Free!) Shows at River to River Festival 2011

    ​This year's River to River Festival, which runs from June 19 to July 17, marks the 10th time that its mix of free shows takes over Lower Manhattan for the summer. The 2011 bill has a decidedly New York-centric bent, with Patti Smith, Laurie Anderson, Rufus Wainwright, and the New York City Op ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2010

    Never Forget: Umbrellapocalypse 2010

    ​If you had the unfortunate pleasure of stepping outside today, you already know that it was one of the most gloomy days of all time. Along with the rain, winds were gusting at a crazy 50 miles per hour! That's a lot of blow! Look what it did to this Christmas tree at South Street Seaport. But ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    August 4, 2010

    SEAWORTHY

    Yacht bring the bounce to the waterfront

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    Jeremy's Ale House: Fried Seafood, Beer in Styrofoam Cups, Off-Duty Firemen

    ​It's not that the fried seafood at Jeremy's Ale House near the South Street Seaport is the best you've ever had. It's more like an ideal version of boardwalk food--greasy, but also fresh-tasting and generous. Beer comes in giant Styrofoam cups in either 16- or 32-ounce servings ($4.75-$6.50), ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2010

    Carmine's Dies at the Age of 107

    The Jedi Foodie E./YelpR.I.P.​Carmine's, the Italian seafood restaurant that stood at 140 Beekman Street for 107 years, has closed. amNewYork reports that the South Street Seaport mainstay -- no relation to the Carmine's chain -- shuttered last Wednesday, reportedly because the owners didn't w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2010

    Mace Me Later: A Gallery Of Tweets In Regard To The Great Drake Riot Of 2010

    ​So. Drake (and Hanson!) was set to play South Street Seaport last night, for free, at the behest of Paper Magazine. It did not go to plan, unless the plan including half a song by Ninjasonik, enormous crowds, fights, chairs flung from balconies (yoy), Mace, damaged soundboards, and general ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2009

    Cheek, in Review: 7 Days of Runnin' Scared

    ​Twitpic by Paris Hilton. "Bentley was so cute last night. Carnival is such a fun place to go. A must see place when you go to New York." What? Oh. The week started with rightbloggers cheering President Obama's for losing the Olympics and ends with them booing him for winning the Nobel Peace ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    Preview the New Merge Records Book, Then Go See Superchunk Tomorrow Night

    Cheating a bit here, as we peripherally know one of the dudes involved (no, not Ryan Adams), but nonetheless Our Noise: The Story of Merge Records, out in September, seems to be a splendid little tome, as evinced by this snazzy-ass website, which in addition to tossing out an illustrated timeline an ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    March 11, 2009

    LOOKING BACK

    Alyson Pou’s A Slight Headache

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2008

    Developer Selling South Street Seaport

    In recent development news, South Street Seaport -- or, as we like to call it, "Mystic on the Bay" -- is being sold. General Growth Properties, mired in debt from a disastrous acquisition in 2004, is selling the Seaport commercial space along with its other faux-colonial outdoor malls, Faneuil Hall ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2008

    Voice Choice: BUST 15th Anniversary with Amy Sedaris

    We love publications that originate from being annoyed at everyone else. And in 1993, Debbie Stoller, Laurie Henzel, and Marcelle Karp were annoyed enough to create BUST, an alternative-feminist mag for young urban women in the know that goes beyond big boobs and big hair. A decade and a half later, ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    August 12, 2008

    FEMININE MYSTIQUE

    Bringing the girls into the boys’ club

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