New York for Students and Interns
Securing your internship or getting into your summer program required a ton effort. Now comes the fun part: planning your move to New York. Even if it’s just a few months, moving to New York is equal parts challenging and thrilling. Make the hard parts easier and the fun parts more fabulous with the New York for Students and Interns Web Guide.
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They call New York “the city that never sleeps,” and it’s not because everyone is lying in bed counting sheep. New York is home to some of the country’s most famous bars and clubs, as well as its fair share of dive bars. Use the sites below to get up to speed on New York nightlife.
- If nighttime safety is a concern for you, visit the New York Police Department for information about new “best practices” for a safer nightlife.
- New York is expensive. You might find yourself paying $10 for a drink at a so-called dive bar and more than $20 at a place that’s considered trendy. But don’t despair; the sites below can also direct you to a $2 beer.
For an overview of New York nightlife …
keeps you current on New York nightlife. Get on lists and buy tickets for events, read about upcoming parties, check the nightlife blog and even browse pictures of past events.
New York Magazine’s
guide for visitors lists its selection of the top 25 New York clubs and bars. Choices include all types of institutions. And if you’re looking to save some cash, check out the compilation of New York’s best happy hour deals
. Also note the “always cheap” list (scroll down to find it).
For New York clubs, bars and events …
Shecky’s New York Nightlife
offers lists of recommended New York bars and clubs, and has reviews of many others. Search for bars and clubs by category or by neighborhood, and explore them through reviews and pictures.
Time Out New York’s
“Clubs” section lets you search for a club, event or article. If you don’t know what you’re looking for, simply select a borough or date and hit search, then browse through the long listings. Or take a chance on one of the “Most viewed in Clubs” (on the right sidebar) or the “Find Events
” section for daily listings.
The Village Voice
boasts a list of more than 1,200 bars and clubs in New York City. Choose whether to sort by Voice picks, price or letter of the alphabet.
For free and/or cheap drinks in New York…
gives you a weekly schedule of New York's open bar events. Often the events are completely free, but sometimes there’s a small cover.
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