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What's On This Month In NYC: March 2016

What's On This Month In NYC: March 2016

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Updated: 7 October 2016
As temperatures rise with the first signs of spring, New York reawakens. The city springs back to life this month with an array of exciting events sure to wake you from your winter sleep. From post-punk concerts to foreign film fests, March’s cultural calendar is sure to heat up your social life.


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© Henry Jose / © Celeste Lindell / Courtesy of Nitehawk Cinema / © Ŧhe ₵oincidental Ðandy


THEATER   |   Find Hot Off-Broadway Tickets To FRIGID New York

Tuesday, February 16th – Sunday, March 6th

Independent theater takes over the city for three weeks during FRIGID New York.


ART   |   Learn About The Women of Harper’s Bazaar, 1936-1958 At The Museum At FIT

Tuesday, March 1st – Saturday, April 2nd

With The Women of Harper’s Bazaar, 1936-1958, Manhattan’s Museum at FIT delivers a behind-the-scenes look into the famed magazine’s women-driven world.


FILM   |   Explore Your Kinky Side At CineKink’s 13th Annual Film Festival

Tuesday, March 1st – Sunday, March 6th

Celebrating sexuality in all its diversity, CineKink is New York City’s kinkiest film festival.


FILM   |  ‘Rendez-Vous With French Cinema’ At Lincoln Center

Thursday, March 3rd – Sunday, March 13th

Explore Gallic culture without ever leaving the city at Rendez-Vous with French Cinema, a film series presented by The Film Society at Lincoln Center.


ART   |  Support Independent Artists At Clio Art Fair 

Thursday, March 3rd – Sunday, March 6th

Championing independent artists and boundary-breaking ideas, Clio Art Fair is a breath of fresh air in Chelsea’s art scene.


DRINKS   |   Become A Wine Connoisseur At Wine Riot

Friday, March 4th – Saturday, March 5th

Wine lovers of NYC unite at Wine Riot, where you can explore over 250 delicious global wines.


FILM   |   Up Your Brunch Game At Nitehawk Cinema’s March Brunch: Irish Thrills Film Series

Saturday, March 5th – Sunday, March 27th 

Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day all month long with Nitehawk Cinema’s March Brunch: Irish Thrills film series.


FASHION   |   Discover Up-And-Coming Fashion Talent At The Fusion Fashion Show

Saturday, March 5th – Sunday, March 6th

Watch the future designers of fashion display their best work at the sensational Fusion Fashion Show.


MONDAY, March 7th – SUNDAY, March 13th

© Andrew Moore/ © Michael Stern/ © Michael Ruiz/© Michael Stern

© Andrew Moore / © Michael Stern / © Michael Ruiz / © Michael Stern


ART   |  Get Cultural During Asia Week New York

Thursday, March 10th – Saturday, March 19th

A fixture of Manhattan’s multicultural entertainment scene, Asia Week New York returns this month with a celebratory survey of Asian art.


FOOD   |   Sample NYC’s Finest Foods At Choice Eats

Friday, March 11th

Bring your appetite to Choice Eats, where you can sample dishes from some of the most recognized restaurants in the city.


LGBT   |   Celebrate Your Diversity At The Original LGBT Expo

Saturday, March 12th – Sunday, March 13th

Celebrate and support diversity at one of the largest LGBT conventions in the world, the Original LGBT Expo.


MONDAY, March 14th – SUNDAY, March 20th

© Ed Lederman/ © Matt J Carbone/ © Sonny Abesamis/ Courtesy of The Jewish Museum

© Ed Lederman/ © Matt J Carbone/ © Sonny Abesamis/ Courtesy of The Jewish Museum


MUSIC   |  Beckon Summer With Beach House At Webster Hall

Monday, March 14th – Wednesday, March 16th 

Dream pop darlings Beach House bring summer vibes to early spring with a trio of local concerts.


FILM   |  Explore The World Of Cinema At The New Directors/New Films Festival

Wednesday, March 16th – Sunday, March 27th

Take a break from big-budget flicks with New Directors/New Films, a film fest highlighting international emerging artists.


CULTURE   |  Celebrate Irish Culture And History At NYC’s Saint Patrick’s Day Parade

Thursday, March 17th

Deck yourself in your greenest garb and head to 5th Avenue to celebrate Irish culture and heritage at the annual Saint Patrick’s Day Parade.


ART   |  Be Fashion-Forward At The Jewish Museum’s Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly History

Friday, March 17th – Sunday, August 7th

The Jewish Museum’s newest exhibition, Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly History, explores the exciting and prolific career of creative hyphenate Isaac Mizrahi.


ART   |   Celebrate The Opening Of The New Met Breuer

Friday, March 18th

The Metropolitan Museum of Art just got better with its newest addition, The Met Breuer.


OTHER   |   Run For Charity In The United Airlines NYC Half

Sunday, March 20th

Run your butt off to support a good cause by signing up for the United Airlines NYC Half.


MONDAY, March 21st – SUNDAY, March 27th

© Quinn Dombrowski/ © Jaroslaw Puszczyński/ © Michal Kulesza/ © Jeremy Ricketts

© Quinn Dombrowski / © Jaroslaw Puszczyński / © Michal Kulesza / © Jeremy Ricketts


DRINKS   |   Indulge Your Love For Beer At The NYC Craft Beer Festival

Friday, March 25th – Saturday, March 26th

Prepare your liver: the NYC Craft Beer Festival is back.

MONDAY, March 28th – THURSDAY, March 31st

©Paul Hudson/ ©John Price/ ©Jake Ingle/ ©Desi Mendoza

© Paul Hudson / © John Price / © Jake Ingle / © Desi Mendoza


MUSIC   |   Catch A Performance By Post-Punk Quartet Savages In NYC

Monday, March 28th – Tuesday, March 29th

Catch live performances by all-female, post-punk quartet Savages at Irving Plaza and Warsaw in NYC.