NRA 2013 National Training Conference – Events

 and Entertainment

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For more info contact Conference Entertainment Coordinator:

Deni V. Fraser, M.S.Ed., CRC, NYCSC at email: [email protected]


NRA 2013 Key to New York City

Fun things to do within a 5-10 mile radius of our conference!



The Beast (thrill boat ride: very fast):

Water Taxi (yellow taxi: Hudson River):

Helicopter Tours (the best aircraft):

Helicopter Tours:

Broadway Shows

for discounted shows up to 50% off:

regular priced shows:

get up to 50% off any show the day of TKTS discount booth-47th & bdway


Resorts World Casino NYC:


The PIT (free Monday improv shows):

Gotham Comedy Club:


Comedy Cellar:

Stand Up NY:


Barclays Center:

Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM):

Madison Square Garden:

Radio City Music Hall:

Beacon Theatre:

Apollo Theater:


Circle-line Sightseeing Cruise:

Spirit Cruise:

Harbor Cruise:

Bateaux (upscale):

LGBT friendly

LIPS (dinner & drag show):

Lucky Cheng’s (drag cabaret restaurant):

Movies (

UA Court Street Stadium 12 & RPX: 106 Court St., Brooklyn NY

Landmark Sunshine Cinema: 143 E. Houston St., New York NY

Regal Union Square Theater: 100 E. 17th St. New York, NY

AMC Loews 34th Street: 312 W. 34th St. New York, NY

Clearview Cinema Chelsea: 260 W. 23rd St., New York NY

AMC Theatres Empire 25: 234 W. 42nd St., New York NY


Madame Tussauds (wax museum):

Ripley’s Believe It or Not!:

Times Square Museum (FREE)

American Museum of Natural History:

Museum of Sex:

Brooklyn Museum:

Guggenheim Museum:

Museum of Modern Art:

Metropolitan Museum of Art:

Restaurants (the NRA NY Metro Chapter Favorites!)

Deni       Pio Pio: 604 10th avenue betw. 43rd&44th, Peruvian Cuisine, casual&affordable

Caroline   Becco’s: 355 west 46th St., Lida’s Famous Food Network restaurant, casual

Pat         Henry’s End: 44 Henry St., Seasonal Menu and near the BK bridge

Deni       Melba’s: 33 west 114th & 8th ave, American Comfort/Soul Food, casual

Val        Victor’s: 236 west 52nd St., Cuban Cuisine in the times square area

Obie       La Mirabelle: 102 west 82nd St., French Cuisine, upscale casual & rsvp required

Pat         Almar: 111 Front St., Italian Cuisine, affordable and near the BK bridge

Cheryl     Tomo: 89-14 Queens Blvd., Japanese Cuisine, sushi bar, casual

Shopping Areas (right off the subway/train line)

Atlantic Mall (atlantic avenue): Brooklyn

Fulton Mall (fulton street): Brooklyn

Manhattan Mall & 34th Street (penn station): Manhattan

42nd Street (times square): Manhattan

125th Street (Harlem): Manhattan


Village Underground (Open Mic/Live Music):

Karaoke Cave (karaoke bar):

NEMO NYC (karaoke lounge):


Harlem Gospel Tour (church service included):

Gospel Brunch w/ Concert (@BB Kings on 42nd):

Sports Stadiums

Yankee Stadium (Yankees):

M.S.G. (Knicks, Rangers, NY Liberty):

Izod Center (Nets):

Met Life Stadium (Giants):

Citi Field (Mets):

Top 3 NYC tourist spots

Empire State Building (daily until 2am):

Statue of Liberty (tour by cruise):

9/11 Memorial *must reserve FREE visitor pass @


(for info/rsvp -> & enter Free New York City Walking Tours)

The Grand Central Neighborhood Tour

Tours of the High Line

Big Apple Greeter Tours

Free Tours by Foot

Central Park Conservancy Guided Tours

Greenwich Village Walking Tour

Free Lower East Side Historic Tours

Times Square Expose’ Free Walking Tour


Prospect Park Zoo (Brooklyn)           

Central Park Zoo (Manhattan)         

Bronx Zoo (The Bronx)                       

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For more info contact:

Deni V. Fraser, M.S.Ed., CRC, NYCSC at email: [email protected]



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