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October 25, 2023


Last Chance: You’re Invited to Neighborhood Network!

Join us tomorrow, Thursday, October 26th to mingle with fellow Flatiron & NoMad business owners and operators!

This ticketed professional networking event invites local business owners and stakeholders to build valuable connections in a smaller, more intimate setting.

This event will be held at tth Vintage & Noir et Blanc (40 West 25th Street). Your $15 ticket includes small bites from Avocaderia and drinks from Mangia NYC.

Space is limited. Make neighborhood connections! Reserve your spot.

Last Chance


Día de Muertos is BACK in Flatiron & NoMad

Our annual Dia de Muertos celebration returns next Wednesday, November 1st on the Flatiron North Plaza!

This public event will feature several elements integral to this historical Mexican tradition, including:


Wednesday, November 1
Flatiron North Plaza
3 – 7 pm

(Rain Date: November 2)

Event Details


Get Involved: Dining Out NYC

Mayor Adams and NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) Commissioner Ydanis Rodriguez are advancing “Dining Out NYC” – the City’s permanent outdoor dining program – through the launch of a public outreach and engagement campaign to gather feedback on new proposed rules.

Provide comments here or by attending a virtual hearing on Monday, November 20th (accessible online & by telephone). Sign up to speak by emailing here.

More Info

Photo Credit: Dining Out NYC


New Neighbor: The Groom Shop

We’re excited to welcome The Groom Shop, the new destination for grooms and groomsmen, to 111 West 20th Street in Flatiron.

“We’ve been downtown for nearly two decades and are thrilled to expand to the iconic Flatiron & NoMad District, with its storied tradition of menswear and fashion,” says Brady O’Callahan, Store Director.

The Groom Shop is open Wednesday through Friday from 11 am – 7 pm and Saturday through Sunday from 10 am – 6 pm.

Meet The Groom Shop

Photo Credit: The Groom Shop


Q3 2023 Economic Report

Check out our Q3 Economic Report featuring this quarter’s largest office leases, a snapshot on the latest Flatiron & NoMad mobility stats, and newly announced City initiatives including the Midtown South Mixed-Use Plan and permanent outdoor dining.

Other Q3 highlights:

  • Fintech startup Ramp signed a 66,000 SF lease at 28-40 West 23rd Street
  • Mayor Adams announced “Dining Out NYC” will launch in spring 2024
  • 267,000 August Citi Bike rides, the highest-ever total in Flatiron & NoMad


Local Spotlight: American Academy of Dramatic Arts

This year marks the American Academy of Dramatic Arts‘ 60th anniversary at 120 Madison Avenue, which became a designated New York City landmark in 1966.

In honor of this remarkable achievement, we highlight the history of the Academy and its presence today in NoMad.

Learn More

Photo Credit: American Academy of Dramatic Arts


Celebrate Halloween in the Neighborhood

Ready to get ghoulish this Halloween? Check out the variety of spooky festivities in Flatiron & NoMad, including:


Photo Credit: Swingers, The Crazy Golf Club


Film Shoot: Street Closure

Fifth Avenue from 23rd Street south to 19th Street will be closed this Friday, October 27th from 9:30 am to 12 pm to accommodate a film shoot.

Pedestrians will be allowed through the area but may be held from crossing the streets at certain locations by film production team members.


Things to Do This Week in Flatiron & NoMad

Check out these upcoming neighborhood events:

Local Events



Quick hits on community info, resources, & happenings

Midtown South Mixed-Use Plan Survey: The NYC Department of Planning invites the public to fill out a brief survey to help understand the strengths, challenges and opportunities for growth in Midtown South.

Restaurant Owners & Operators: NYC Winter Restaurant Week registration is open. Early bird registration ends Tuesday, October 31st. Interested restaurants must complete this form. Contact here with any questions.

MyCity Business Site: Mayor Adams recently announced the MyCity Business Site designed to help NYC businesses save time and connect more easily with City resources. Connect online with City agencies that can help you start or operate your business here.

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

  • Slack Orchestra: Wednesday, October 25th from 8 am – 4 pm on the Flatiron North Plaza


Street Closures

  • West 24th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenue will be closed from 6 am to 1 pm each Saturday and Sunday through November 5th for building facade inspection.


Neighborhood Guides


Photo of the Week


Outdoor evenings in the neighborhood via @_sandrafuentes_


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