Plus: there’s still time to get Dad the perfect gift!

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June 14, 2023


Flatiron Fitness Series Returns Next Wednesday

Work out with us! Enjoy eight weeks of free outdoor fitness classes led by local Flatiron & NoMad studios beginning next week on June 21.

Wednesday evening classes will be held on the Flatiron South Public Plaza at 6 pm as part of our summer event series.

Registration is open for the first three Wednesdays:

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Salsa & Art Nights

Part of our Flatiron NoMad Summer Series, join us for four weeks of Salsa & Art Nights! Dance to live salsa music from the Benny Lopez Latin Jazz Ensemble on the Flatiron North Public Plaza.

While you’re there, experience “The Small Box,” an experiential public art activation presented by School of Visual Arts, Continuing Education (SVACE). Attendees have the opportunity to write on the piece, in chalk, their own answer to a question posed by SVA professor and artist Stephen Gaffney.

Registration is open for the first two weeks:



Honoring Juneteenth

This Monday, June 19th, we commemorate the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans in 1865.

In honor of Juneteenth, we’ve compiled a list of ways to celebrate Juneteenth, through the support of Black-owned businesses, resources and organizations, and notable neighborhood events in Black history, including the Silent Protest of 1917 in Madison Square.


Photo Credit: The Thrifty HoG via Manhattan Sideways


Evolution of the Pride Parade Route

This year’s annual Pride March will take place on Sunday, June 25th, starting at noon.

In honor of the event’s various routes, we’re highlighting the parade’s notable paths in Manhattan, from its initial launch in Greenwich Village on June 28, 1970 to the present kick-off location in the Flatiron District at 25th Street and Fifth Avenue.

Also, explore our Celebrate Pride in Flatiron & NoMad Guide highlighting several neighborhood business promotions, from festive treats & drinks to experiences.

Local History


There’s Still Time to Get Dad a Gift

Surprise Dad with a thoughtful gift this Father’s Day! Flatiron & NoMad is home to a variety of gift options for the special father figures in your life.

Check out our gift guide highlighting local experiences, apparel, cameras, and books, among other thoughtful ideas.


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Photo Credit: Johnston & Murphy


Celebrate Dad with a Neighborhood Meal

This Father’s Day make plans to celebrate with brunch or dinner at one of these local favorites.

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Photo Credit: Scarpetta


Things to Do This Week in Flatiron & NoMad

Check out these upcoming neighborhood events:

Local Events



Quick hits on community info, resources, & happenings

EDC Announces Manhattan Commercial Revitalization: NYCEDC has announced a program to help building owners adapt their properties as the commercial office market evolves in the wake of Covid-19. For more information, including eligibility requirements, please visit EDC’s webpage.

Get Key Area Updates via Text: We have launched a text message alert system to provide business and property owners the latest information and updates in Flatiron & NoMad. Sign up by texting INFO23 to (844) 762-0837 or fill out our Google Form here.

Neighborhood Activations

  • Promotion for New Film: Wednesday, June 14th – Friday, June 16th from 8 am – 8 pm daily on the Flatiron North Plaza.
  • Elemis: Saturday, June 17th – Sunday, June 18th from 10 am – 6 pm daily on the Flatiron North Plaza.
  • Film Shoot: Saturday, June 17th – Sunday, June 18th from 5 am – 3 pm on Fifth Avenue from 23rd to 17th Street.


Street Closures

  • East 29th Street between Lexington Avenue and Park Avenue will be closed from 7 am – 5 pm on Saturday, June 17th and Sunday, June 18th to facilitate crane operation.
  • Third Avenue between 23rd Street and 34th Street will be closed on Sunday, June 18th for the New York City Expo.


Neighborhood Guides


Photo of the Week


Feels like summer on the plaza via @nknysnaps


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