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Jazz Age Evenings: The New York Botanical Garden Reviews

The New York Botanical Garden (Bronx, NY)

Reviews & Ratings

53 ratings
4.5 average rating
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9 events
6 reviews
1 stars
11 events
9 reviews
14 stars
attended Aug 21 2014

It was very easy to get to there by subway and bus, but it is a fairly long ride (about an hour from Penn Station) if you're not used to it. It was well worth it once we got there.
The gardens, of course, are magnificent and made for a great...continued

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12 events
6 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 21 2014

I had attended and enjoyed this Jazz Age event several times in the past at Governor's Island and I was so happy that they brought it close to home in the Bronx - the Botanical Garden is a perfect venue for the music and dancing - great...continued

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15 events
6 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 24 2014

The Botantical Gardens is beautiful and the show included access to the grounds. The music was great and it was fun to watch the dancers, some who were very talented.

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6 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 21 2014

Great music! Wish the floor wasn't so crowded during the lesson. Delicious cocktails too!

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9 events
4 reviews
2 stars
6 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 21 2014

Definitely will do again! Beautiful setting, great music, food a little pricey, try to eat beforehand.

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7 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 21 2014

Great night with Michael arenella and the beautiful gardens. Will be back next year,too!

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17 events
2 reviews
5 stars
3 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 26 2014

Wonderful live performance of Jazz Age music performed by fine musicians who clearly love what they do. The addition of the dance lessons and the supporting group of dancers wearing period clothing takes you to the days of Boardwalk Empire in a...continued

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3 events
1 review
4 stars
attended Jun 26 2014

Such a nice event! Keep in mind that this is held outdoors in a tented area so dress accordingly as it gets very hot. Drinks and light food (salads and sandwiches) are available for purchase but it's best to eat beforehand.

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3 events
1 review
17 stars
attended Jun 26 2014

This is an amazing event! The gardens are stunning, the dance teachers are great, the jazz was phenomenal, and the whole evening is perfect! I completely recommend this event and would go again in a heartbeat

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3 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 21 2014

Took the wife for a date night and she stated that it was in her top 3 of all time date nights. Kudos to the band and the staff of botanical gardens.

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4 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 21 2014

What a classy event! From the great performers to the time period authentic dress and dancing. Everything was well done. Loved it and will come back again.

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