WIN A Lomo' Instant Camera! Fall Instagram Contest!

WIN A Lomo' Instant Camera! Fall Instagram Contest!

The leaves are bursting with color and crisp Fall breezes are sweeping through the picturesque sidewalks and storefronts of our neighborhood. In other words...gorgeous fall photo ops can be found just about anywhere!

Volunteers Needed to Build Giant Puppets for Astor Alive! Festival

Volunteers Needed to Build Giant Puppets for Astor Alive! Festival

Astor Place is seeking volunteers to participate in puppetry-making workshops run by the legendary Processional Arts Workshop. With over a dozen giant puppets and spinning Alamo cubes to be created for the spectacular finale procession at the Astor Alive! festival we're searching for folks who love to to get crafty! 

First Restored Mosaic Lamp Pole Returns to Astor Place

First Restored Mosaic Lamp Pole Returns to Astor Place

The first of the East Village ‘Mosaic Trail’ lamp poles returned to Astor Place today following extensive restoration by Jim ‘Mosaic Man’ Powers, marking an important moment in the rebirth of the new Astor Place.

Creativity Cubed Creates Mini Spinning Cubes Everywhere!

Creativity Cubed Creates Mini Spinning Cubes Everywhere!

For four days’ hundreds of New Yorkers visited Creativity Cubed workshops at Astor Place to design and craft miniature spinning replicas of Tony Rosenthal’s Alamo sculpture, as well as share their personal stories with the Strangers Project and read the stories of thousands of others.