Ever wondered how Chinatown or the Knickerbocker area would have looked like in the early 1900′s? Wonder no more. Check out scenes from “The Knick” – filmed on Orchard Street.
Sundaes for a a cause… Experience the CICF take on Halo Halo. Sundae creator; Christina has tasted halo halo (Filipino Sundae) in both the US and the Philippines. The CICF Halo Halo is made up of durian, ube, and egg custard ice creams topped with layers of halo halo ingredients & lychee popping […]
When you have a chance, head over to 83 Baxter Street in Chinatown to enjoy the grand opening of BREAKROOM for burgers and tacos. Tell them Christina of Chinatown sent you! Congraulations Mikey!
Last month, artist Banksy was running around NYC with his art. He even made a stop in Chinatown. Did you catch it?
Nothing soothes the soul like a big bowl of hot and steamy wonton soup. As the weather gets colder in NYC, head to Chinatown for some comfy food. According to Serious Eats, the winner of the best wonton soup in Chinatown is Noodle Village! For the res...
According to Buzzfeed, Chinatown’s Whiskey Tavern (on Baxter Street) was rated #5 out of the 17 best Whiskey bars in NYC. They are known for their spicy pickleback shots and tater tots with chipotle mayo. For the rest of the list, click here.
The Salvation Army Chinatown Shelter on Bowery street will be converted into a hotel within the next few years. Rumor has it that it will be an “Asian-themed” hotel.
According to Wellington Chen, the executive director of the Chinatown Business Improvement District, “In less than a year, we have collected more than 3.5 million pounds of trash, which is the equivalent to 3,181 horses, 8.5 million mooncakes, or 40,000 times the weight of Council Member Margaret Chin,” Two large “Billy Goat” vacuum vehicles will […]
October 10th, also known as “Double Ten” is the National Taiwanese Independence Day. Every year, local politicians, community leaders and students from the area get together to celebrate with a big parade. Above is a photo from the NY Chinese School Crimson Kings Drum, Fife, & Bugle Corps, who have been participating for a long […]
Tomorrow, ChineseCUBES and NYU presents the first New York Chinese Character Festival, a 27 day celebration of the beautiful Chinese characters. Join them for the opening ceremony at the NYU Kimmel Center. For more information, please visit http://cc-...