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NYC VEG FOOD FEST 2019 review the Good and the Bad

  Editor Review by Rhonda McKnight       This was my very first event covering the VegFood Fest in New York City you can visit the website at https://www.nycvegfoodfest.com        I have to say this is good for Vegan and Vegetarians who are into educating themselves on wellness and therapy some food tasting. I think the panels are more plentiful than the food vendor selection.    I did find amazing new small businesses such as Jonathan Spouts. This has the first every toner, aloe gel, eye cream, serum, handmade soaps and other fine products made with sprouts. Smells so great I just wanted it all.   okay with the bad  for media    Well, this was very interesting...

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Lincoln Center's 60th Anniversary Block Party on May 4th 2019

Join us for this celebration of 60 years of Lincoln Center. With free live music, dance presentations, art-making stations, food trucks, film programming, tours, and more, there’s something for all ages at this very special block party that stretches across the iconic Lincoln Center campus.   See a map of the campus.     Schedule of Activities:   Outdoor Performances and Events 10–10:45 am Welcoming Event: Chief Dwaine Perry of the Ramapough Mountain Indians of New Jersey opens this day’s celebrations with a land acknowledgement ceremony and is joined by Cliff Matias and artists from the Redhawk Dancers for a lively performance. # @   10–11 am Ticket Distribution: Score free tickets to attend an intimate concert by artists of...

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TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL® ANNOUNCES FEATURE FILM LINEUP 2019

The 2019Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, today unveiled its feature film lineup. Continuing its tradition of elevating exceptional storytelling rooted in today’s global film communities, the 18th annual Festival will showcase debut works from emerging talent and new works from notable filmmakers. The program includes discoveries, comedies, music-centered, political and social films.   The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival takes place April 24 - May 5 The feature program includes 103 films from 124 filmmakers. The films selected in the three competition sections consist of 50% women directed films. The lineup includes 81 World Premieres, 3 International Premieres, 8 North American Premieres, 1 U.S. Premiere and 10 New York Premieres. This year's program includes 42 first time filmmakers, with 19...

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ReelAbilities Film Festival: NY Announces Official Lineup

The 11th Annual ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York will take place at the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, located at 76 th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, and at over 20 other venues across all five boroughs of New York City, Long Island, and Westchester and Rockland counties, making it a geographically accessible festival.  In addition, it is packed with technology to make it an exceptionally accommodating festival for those with disabilities of all kinds. Individuals requiring accommodations to participate should contact the specific screening venue directly by March 18.   “This year is not only our largest festival, but also our most accessible to date as we continue to raise the bar on inclusive forms of film presentation,” says Isaac Zablocki,...

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BookCon 2019 Tickets On Sale Now

BookCon, the place where storytelling and pop culture collide, is returning to the Javits Center in New York City on June 1 & 2, 2019. Produced by ReedPOP, the world's leading producer of pop culture events, the groundbreaking consumer book event offers fans access to Panels, Screenings, Author Q&As, Autographing sessions and more featuring bestselling authors and A-list Hollywood talent. Tickets are on sale now at http://www.thebookcon.com/Tickets/.   The initial Guest list for BookCon 2019 includes poet and National Book Award winner Elizabeth Acevedo (The Poet X, With the Fire on High), director of fashion partnerships at Instagram and children's book author Eva Chen (Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes) and bestselling author Rainbow Rowell with illustrator Faith Erin Hicks,...

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