One Of Harlem’s Best Christmas Songs, “Christmas Night In Harlem” By Louis Armstrong, 1955 (Video)

When it comes to Christmas songs about Harlem, we think this one, “Christmas Night In Harlem,” is a classic by legendary music man Louis Armstrong And The All Stars. Continue Reading →

5 Top Harlem Christmas Songs (Videos)

kanye-west-christmas-in-harlem5Is there anything better than Harlem holiday music, especially by Louis Armstrong mixed with a dash of Kanye West, Cam’ron, Jim Jones, The Harlem Children’s Chorus and topped John Lennon, Yoko Ono? Girl, I didn’t think so. Continue Reading →

Our Harlem World Holiday Book Experience & Open Mic At Calabar Imports

By Eartha Watts Hicks, editor-in-chief

We writers are, pardon me for saying so, an odd bunch. But then, we get together, start thinking and talking, sharing ideas and our process. Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray Announces Partnership With Rafanelli Events For The Holidays

First Lady Chirlane McCray and Gabrielle Fialkoff, Senior Advisor to the Mayor and Office of Strategic Partnerships Director today announced a partnership between the Gracie Mansion Conversancy and Rafanelli Events to decorate Gracie Mansion this holiday season. Continue Reading →

Happy Xmas (War Is Over!) By John Lennon, Yoko Ono And The Harlem Community Choir, 1971 (Video)

“Happy Xmas (War Is Over)” is a Christmas song with lyrics by John Lennon and Yoko Ono, released in 1971 as a single by John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band with the Harlem Community Choir. Continue Reading →

Everyone Invited To The Tree lighting And After Party Marcus Garvey Park Alliance Holiday Party

This event gets better and better every year. Vy Higginsen’s Sing Harlem Choir will be back for the third year in a row, Led by Ahmaya Knoelle Higginsen​ the choir is contemporary and will inspire you to get up and dance. Continue Reading →

HSA Theatre Alliance To Present Harlem Holiday Live!

The Harlem School of the Arts (HSA) Theatre Alliance presents a joyous celebration of the season that is sure to have you dancing and singing in the isles. Continue Reading →

The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce End Of Year Holiday Gala Reception

The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce in association with Harlem Week and Tahl Propp Equities invite you to join us for our End of Year Reception at The Alhambra Ballroom. Continue Reading →

Harlem World Holiday Reading And Discussion At Calabar Imports In Harlem (Sign Up)

Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 16, 2017, Harlem World Magazine, presents its first annual Holiday Reading and Discussion in celebration of Harlem for the holidays. Continue Reading →

Holiday Market Is Coming To La Marqueta In East Harlem, Are You?

New York City Economic Development Corporation is partnering with ACACIA network and La Marqueta Retoña to bring a Holiday Pop-up Market to the residents of East Harlem inside La Marqueta. Continue Reading →

Celebrate The 25th Anniversary Of Harlem Holiday Lights 2017

Thursday, November 16th The 125th Street Business Improvement District in conjunction with Community Boards 9 and 10 will host and celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Harlem Holiday Lights 2017 on Thursday, November 16th on 125th Street between 5th Avenue and Marginal Street. Continue Reading →

Best Places To Watch The July 4th Fireworks For Free In Harlem

Harlem’s Independence Day salute on Sunday, July 4th Fireworks will be set off from multiple locations, meaning there will be Instagram-worthy vistas of the display from multiple spots in Harlem.
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Combs And Cassie Do Vegas Style New Year Eve’s Party

Harlem man Sean Combs cohosted a lavish party with Cîroc at Lavo Casino Club in Vegas for New Year’s Eve, bringing out several members of his Bad Boy crew, including French Montana and Mase. Continue Reading →

De Blasio, Harlem’s Melissa Mark-Viverito And Sharpton Feed Hungry At Annual Buffet In Harlem

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio dished out food and a message on Christmas Eve, likening the political left’s struggle against President-elect Donald Trump to the resistance faced by early Christians in the time of Jesus. Continue Reading →

NYC Chef Catered Special Holiday Dinner For Homeless Families In Harlem (Update)

On Tuesday December 20th, Win (formerly Women in Need with CEO, Christine Quinn) hosted a holiday dinner for over 200 Harlem shelter residents with food provided by the new Upper East Side steakhouse Primal Cut, under the creative direction of executive chef and native New Yorker Thomas Perone. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Councilperson Mark-Viverito, Mayor de Blaso And Commissioner Chong Host Event in Harlem

bill-de-blasio-bill-chong-and-melissa-final-2Mayor Bill de Blasio, Harlem Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Department of Youth and Community Development Commissioner Bill Chong today hosted the eighth annual “Smiles of Love” holiday gift drive at John S. Roberts Junior High in East Harlem. Continue Reading →

Police Athletic League Hosts Annual Holiday Party At PAL Harlem Center For Manhattan Children

pal-manhattan-final1On December 10, 2016, the Police Athletic League (PAL), the city’s largest, independent, nonprofit youth organization, hosted hundreds of boys and girls, ages six to 10, from all five boroughs at a festive holiday party at the PAL Harlem Center. Continue Reading →