I'd like to find out about the biggest street performer events and communities and festivals and stages as possible. All and any links are welcome. What are the best online resources as far as busking/street performer/street art communities are concerned? I've already been to performers.net, where I'm posting this question as well. I'm in New York City, but anywhere is fine.
Ok I'm convinced, I want an "eVent" waterproof jacket. The problem is I want to try it on (hopefully in New York City or surrounding area) and eVent is a terrible name to Google. [more inside]
Where can I find folks to play Magic: the Gathering with in NYC? [more inside]
What are some good New York City (and environs) culinary herb and spice shops? [more inside]
NYC-Filter: The ladyfriend and I will be in New York City from July 11 through the 13th (Friday through Monday). We have no plans, so far, for stuff to do, except going to a show on Saturday night. What should we do? Anything totally awesome happening that weekend? [more inside]
interested in renting a (very affordable) small space (auditorium, banquet hall, etc) for a "roast" for a friend's birthday in november in new york city. [more inside]
Cheap access to University resources in the NYC area? [more inside]
Where to find a three-pronged British style electrical adapter plug in New York City? [more inside]
Where can I buy rabbit (for eating, not petting) in NYC? [more inside]
Looking for cheap caterers (or alternatives to caterers) in New York City for a wedding! [more inside]
Just moved to Ft. Greene. What's awesome here? [more inside]
NYC Filter - I'm moving to Queens in August, and on the hunt for both neighborhood/broker recommendations. Astoria appears to be out of the mix. [more inside]
Calling all NYC know-it-all ninjas! Where can I rent an obscure movie from 1980 in Manhattan? I need it in my hands by 3pm today, will taxi or subway as necessary. [more inside]
CFAfilter: Where in NYC to buy HP 12C Platinum, today? [more inside]
Top-notch dentist or prosthodontist in NYC to fix small chip on front tooth asap. [more inside]
Is is possible to live in NYC on a $1000 a month living stipend without incuring lots of debt? [more inside]
Two days and one night in NYC for daughter's 21st birthday. What should we see, what should we do? Her first time in NY!
What's the most reputable moving company around for cross-country moves? I'm moving from Las Vegas to Manhattan, and have about 1BR worth of stuff, mostly books and a nice bed. High BBB ratings and being New York City-based are pluses. Which two guys and a truck can I trust??
Where can I have a hardcopy document "professionally" scanned in New York City? I have a twenty-page document that I'd like to scan, and I need reasonably high-quality output. [more inside]
Any interesting stuff around Citi Field in Flushing, NY? [more inside]
Where can I rent a cargo van (not truck) for a one-way move? [more inside]
TravelFilter: Will the current cheap flights between Australia and New York remain into 2010? And what times of the year are considered off-peak travel to NYC? [more inside]
What awesome places do you recommend for dinner near-ish Chelsea in Manhattan? [more inside]
How should I handle this? (Father-in-law wants me to take him to Jewish bookstores in NYC without my wife, I have to work, I have never met him, and I know nothing about Judaism.) [more inside]
I've set up a website showcasing NYC's street performers, among other things. It has just started, and I'm trying to tell artists about it. I've tried contacting MUNY and performers.net, with mixed results. Other than traveling Manhattan's streets with a business card, what other ways are there of getting in contact with the city's street artists?
nyc filter: need advice for a romantic night in the city (on Sat 4/11) [more inside]
How much should my wedding cost, and how can I do it cheaper? [more inside]
Where can I find the best free samples (of anything!) in NYC? [more inside]
Anybody know where I can buy a bottle of mead in NYC?
I got a phone call telling me I got accepted to grad school. Trying to work out funding options before the package gets here and whether it's worth it (sorta complicated situation, details inside). Help? [more inside]
Help me imagine what our life would be like in New York. [more inside]
Are there any arcades in NYC? [more inside]
Help me make my favorite shochu/oolong beverage that I always drink when getting yakitori on St. Marks. [more inside]
Help me distill these ten cities/regions into a giftable essence: Boston, Maui, San Francisco, New Orleans, NYC/Hoboken, Ann Arbor, Toronto, Outer Banks NC, Central PA (Dutch Country), Columbus OH. [more inside]
Headed to New York City, and looking for toddler-geared stores and bike shops. [more inside]
I live in a small NYC East Village apartment. I have very bad grout in the kitchen and bathroom. I don't have a problem doing maintenance on it myself, but think it wise to have it done professionally first. How much can I expect to pay, and how can I find a decent service?
I'm going to New York City next week, and I'm into 70's music. Where might I go to find some obscure 70's artists who perhaps are still playing in clubs in the area? [more inside]
Ideas for marketing a new pilates studio in Manhattan? [more inside]
I'm looking for an extremely reputable and professional massage therapist to visit an office in midtown Manhattan and give several (15 or so) 10 - 15 minute neck-and-shoulder massages to the individuals who work in the office. HELP!! [more inside]
I'm moving to New York City; is there anything good I can follow on Twitter? [more inside]
I would like to watch some of the Idiotarod this Saturday in NYC, but, since the route is semi-secret for nonparticipants, I'm not sure where to go to do this. Any tips? [more inside]
I need advice on visiting Manhattan with a mobility-limited traveling companion. [more inside]
I have a 30th birthday coming up in NYC and I'm trying to think of some fun restaurants, places to go (i.e. bowling, paintball, karaoke), and or things to do. I'd like for a group of us to be able to eat and do something (like bowl) at the same time then we'd all go out to a bar afterward. Anyone have any fun restaurant or party place suggestions in NYC? btw, not interested in bowling or karaoke suggestions
Anyone know of any Vermont ski resort bus trips that leave from New Jersey? [more inside]
Should I be a french translator/interpeter and how? [more inside]
What are some great things to see or do in NYC when it snows? [more inside]
I want some shockingly delicious black licorice candy! What NYC candy stores should I visit? [more inside]
Where can I purchase a guayabera shirt in New York City?
Trying to find a good venue for a book club in NYC to meet - a coffeeshop or independent bookstore would be ideal, but certainly not necessary. The only real considerations are that it be public, not super-packed on Wednesday nights when we meet, and a place where we can either purchase or bring a bottle of wine - more inside. [more inside]
I want to know what my apartment looked like when my great-grandparents' generation was living in it! I'm looking for web-based answers and pictures rather than wordy descriptions that would require a library visit if possible. [more inside]