Dance at Governors Island

    The Battery Dance Company brought the Downtown Dance Festival over to Governors Island today. There will be more free performances tomorrow, Sunday August 17th.

Fantasy Island

  We have already been impressed with just how surreal Governors Island can be, but this weekend it was the site of some of the most remarkable juxtapositions we’ve seen so far.

Sunday Storm

  There was a great view of this afternoon’s storm from Governors Island. 

Slideshow: Punk Island


Mermaids and Moshers: A Tale of Two Islands

    Wow. Not only was today the 26th Mermaid Parade down at Coney, but Governors Island became Punk Island for the day. My shins took a beating at punkfest, but the camera survived. Slide shows and more pictures to follow soon. I heart NYC.    

Governors Island: Another Time

  On May 31st Governors Island opened up to the public for the summer. Today we took our push-bikes on the free ferry and crossed over the river into the Jazz Age. Michael Aranella and the Dreamland Orchestra were playing to an authentic and beautifully turned out crowd as we arrived. Most of the old […]