Spouses Program 2019

2nd and 3rd of May 2019

Thursday, 2nd of May 2019

10:00 am: Start of NYC-walk
At Hotel Freehand, 23 Lexington Avenue, NY 10010,
Tel: 001 212 475 1920

Start at the hotel and walk past the Flat Iron Building and Broadway south to the Metronome at Union Square Park


10.30 am: Subway from Union Square Park to Bedford
Avenue to Williamsburg


11:00 am: Start of hipster food tour Brooklyn

Experiencing the awesome places in Brooklyn connected with stops at the best food of Brooklyn! Little shops and bar create the great atmosphere of Williamsburg.

In two groups we’re also visiting Marthas Country Bakery -which was built in 1972 and is now famous for their very good cakes- and the Brooklyn Mini Mall, where the production of an organic produced soap will be demonstrated.


12:00 pm: Start of Streb Lab for Action Mechanics

Get deep insights into the artist’s training program at the famous STREB lab for action mechanics. The STREB Lab was founded in 2003 by Elizabeth Streb, who created an organization that defies gravity and fly and connects different cultures at one place to learn and develop circus and performance arts.


01:00 pm: Lunch at Aurora Williamsburg
70 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11249, USA

Get invited to the green jungle of great food!


02:30 pm: Walk to Domino Park 

The Walk to the new Domino Park will offer awesome views on the Skyline of Manhattan! Afterwards we will walk through the Jewish Williamsburg.


03:45 pm: subway-ride back to the hotel
The subway is offering awesome views on the streets of New York City on our ride back to the hotel!

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Friday, 3rd of May 2019


10:00 am: Walk to Chelsea Market via Park Avenue,
passing Grand Central Terminal and Union Square Park


11:00 am: Walk along the Highline Park,
with interesting facts of this park project above street-level


11.30 am: Arriving at the Vessel at Hudson Yard


12:00 pm: Shuttle to Red Rooster Restaurant, Harlem


2:00 pm: Walk from red Rooster
via Apollo Theater to Riverside Church & Grant Tomb. Explanations about Harlem’s culture


3:30 pm: Shuttle to The Thayer Hotel


6:30 pm: Reunion with CIOs, Mutual Dinner