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September 27, 2023


Our Día de Muertos event returns for 2023!

Join us for our annual Día de Muertos celebration!

This public event will feature several elements integral to this historical Mexican tradition, including a folkloric ballet, interactive altar in partnership with the School of Visual Arts – Continuing Education, family activities, and Catrina face painting.

Wednesday, November 1
Flatiron North Plaza
3 – 7 pm


Celebrate National Coffee Day

National Coffee Day is this Friday, September 29th. Whether you like a cappuccino or cold brew, celebrate at some of our favorite cafes in the neighborhood.

Highlights include:

Coffee Spots

Photo Credit: Copper Mug Coffee



Meet Amal Devani, a Flatiron and NoMad resident, entrepreneur, and owner of Octet, a fintech company, and Grapevine, the company’s first product.

“Believe it or not, my new venture borrows from every part of my experience and that’s what makes it so fun and engaging for me,” shares Amal. “ The potential to materially improve an industry and the lives of the people in it based on an idea I cooked up is extremely exciting.”

Read on as Amal discusses his career, his exciting work at Grapevine, and what he enjoys most about Flatiron & NoMad.

Meet Amal

Photo Credit: Flatiron NoMad Partnership


Local Spotlight: The Wilbraham

This year marks the Wilbraham hotel’s fifth anniversary on the National Register of Historic Places designation list.

In honor of this remarkable achievement, we highlight the early development of the Romanesque Revival-style property located at 1 West 30th Street in NoMad.

Learn More

Photo Credit: Apartments.com


Weekend Street Closure: West 26th Street – Sixth Avenue to Fifth Avenue

A hoisting crane will be positioned at the intersection of West 26th Street and Broadway this Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1. NYPD will be on-site to assist with traffic management. Street closures include the following:

  • Closed to vehicular traffic (PLEASE MOVE ALL PARKED VEHICLES BY 10 pm ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29)
    • Broadway from 25th Street to 27th Street (NoMad Piazza – public seating and outdoor will remain open)
    • West 26th Street from Sixth Avenue to Fifth Avenue


Things to Do This Week in Flatiron & NoMad

Check out these upcoming neighborhood events:

Local Events



Quick hits on community info, resources, & happenings

DSNY Notice: As of September 5th, chain businesses must containerize their waste by using rigid containers with secure lids when setting out trash for collection. For information sessions and more details, please visit here.

LinkNYC: LinkNYC is a communications network in place of NYC pay phones with digital kiosks. LinkNYC is an effective marketing tool for small business owners. For more information, please visit 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

  • Joah Beauty: Friday, September 29th – Saturday, September 30th from 10 am – 6 pm on the Flatiron North Plaza.


Street Closures

  • West 26th Street between Broadway and Fifth Avenue will be closed from 12:01 am – 10 pm through Sunday, October 1st to facilitate crane operation.
  • West 26th Street between Sixth Avenue and Broadway will be closed from 12:01 am – 10 pm through Sunday, October 1st to facilitate crane operation.


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