SATURDAY 1/25: Winter Jam NYC In Central Park — Free Skiing, Snowboarding & More

If yesterday’s snowfall has you itching to get your ski on, you’re in luck: Winter Jam NYC — the annual winter sport festival organized by the Parks Department — takes place this Saturday (1/25) in Central Park. The event will feature free skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, exhibition events and more. There’s even the “Iams Doggie Bowl” [...]

UWS Photos Of The Day: Snow At Verdi Square

Nice shot by MUW reader @aprildcash, snapped this morning at Verdi Square by the 72nd Street 1/2/3 subway station. Here’s another angle from reader @ManhattanMingle, with the Apple Bank thermometer in the background:

UWS Photos Of The Day: Central Park Gets Ready For Winter Jam NYC

Great shot of Central Park with snowmaking guns for Winter Jam NYC in the background snapped by @katherskell earlier this week. Here’s your final reminder that Winter Jams runs until 3:00 pm today (Saturday, 1/26). The event features free skiing (downhill & cross-country), snowboarding, snowshoeing, live entertainment, ice lounge, winter market, dedicated “Doggie Snow Zone,” [...]

ATTN: UWS DOG OWNERS – Dedicated “Doggie Snow Zone” At Saturday’s Winter Jam In Central Park

Posted earlier that Winter Jam NYC takes place in Central Park tomorrow, Saturday, 1/26. In addition to free skiing (downhill & cross-country), snowboarding, snowshoeing, live entertainment (and more) for humans, there’s also a dedicated “Doggie Snow Zone” for their four-legged companions. If you’ve got a pooch, this seems like a “must do” activity for tomorrow.

SATURDAY 1/26: Winter Jam NYC In Central Park — Free Skiing, Snowboarding, Entertainment & More

RELATED POST: Dedicated “Doggie Snow Zone” At Saturday’s Winter Jam Mentioned this earlier in the week, but here’s a reminder if you missed it. Winter Jam NYC 2013, New York City’s annual winter sports festival, takes place in Central Park tomorrow from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm (Satruday, 1/26). The event features free skiing (downhill [...]

Snowmaking In Central Park As NYC Preps For Winter Jam 2013 (Saturday, 1/26)

RELATED POSTS: SATURDAY 1/26: Winter Jam NYC In Central Park — Free Skiing, Snowboarding, Entertainment & More . Dedicated “Doggie Snow Zone” At Saturday’s Winter Jam In Central Park As I write this, it’s 20 degrees (with a wind chill of 4) in Central Park, which is perfect weather for… snowmaking. Yes, there are snowmaking [...]

Upper West Side Week In Review: 10/31 – 11/6/11

A round-up of some of the most popular posts from the past week: UWS Woman In Critical Condition After Being Struck In The Head By Shopping Cart Thrown From Above More Details Emerge About UWS Shooting: Cop & Suspect Exchanged Gunfire Central Park Ravaged By Last Weekend’s Freak Storm; Loss Of Roughly 1,000 Trees Expected [...]

Upper West Side Week In Review: 10/24 – 10/30/11

A round-up of some of the most popular posts from the past week: Shuttered 420 Bar Faces Up To $80,000 In Fines Central Park Carriage Horse Drops Dead In The Middle Of The Street; “Vintage” Electric Cars Proposed To Replace Carriages UWS Home To Three Of NYC’s Top 10 Most Overrated Dishes, According To Zagat [...]

UWS Photos Of The Day: “Snowtober” On The Upper West Side

Crazy weather today — this photo is from Central Park (credit: AP — pic #2 in this gallery from NBC). If you haven’t heard, today’s snow makes for the snowiest October in the history of NYC (at least since they started keeping records in 1869). And it’s still coming down… Hard to believe it was [...]