Where is the best place to see the Seated Ballerina?

You may have seen it walking by 30 Rock or on the background of The Today Show, But where is the best place to check out Jeff Koon's "Seated Ballerina".

If you want to be able to take a good look head to Del Frisco’s Grille New York and enjoy one of their famous steak meals. Guests dining at the seasonal outdoor patio in the heart of Rock Center have completely unobstructed views of the Ballerina.

This summer’s latest Instagram sensation is already drawing some of the largest crowds to New York City’s Rockefeller Center., making it hard to take a good look at oneself.  Make sure to check it out while you can, the 45-foot ballerina won't stay much longer.

Guests dining on Del Frisco’s Grille New York’s seasonal outdoor patio in the heart of Rock Center have completely unobstructed views of the Ballerina.

Where To Celebrate Cinco de May

Tacos and Tequila? It's not Tuesday but it is Cinco de Mayo this Friday and we want you to take part in the celebration by checking out these delicious food and drink options.

Photo via  @SidebaNYC

Photo via @SidebaNYC

Camacho's, which just opened at 118 E. 15th Street in Union Square, will serve up free shots every hour and give away free "cinco swag" like sombreros, mustaches, beads etc. to get everyone in the festive mood. 

SideBAR will host a Cinco de Mayo party complete with special jumbo margaritas, Cornita buckets and sangria. 

Cinco De Mayo Rooftop Party at Hudson Terrace

Hudson Terrace (621 W. 46th Street) will host a Cinco De Mayo Rooftop Party complete with a Mariachi Band and free drinks. Enjoy free admission all night long by mentioning "Fiesta" at the door. Free drink tickets will be given out for arrivals before 6:30pm. Drink specials include 2 for 1 Don Julio Margaritas, $5 Bud Lights & Modelo’s, $8 Mango Margaritas,$8 Tequila Shots and $10 Cocktails. Hudson Terrace will have three indoor and outdoor rooms with live music by DJ Dubbz, party favors, giveaways and more. VIP tickets are available and include a 2 hour open bar from 5pm-7pm and exclusive access to the VIP Salon & Garden Terrace Rooms. For more information or tickets please visit: https://nightout.com/events/55-vip-cinco-de-mayo-rooftop-party-3-rooms-live-dj-mariachi-band-free-drinks/tickets.

Chciken Tinga Tacos

Chciken Tinga Tacos

New comer Street Taco in April and is already a major force on the NYC taqueria scene. Complete with an extensive taco and tequila selection, there is a 1000% chance this place will be lit on Cinco de Mayo.

On top of their insanely delicious tacos and margaritas, Street Taco will be offering a series of specials. Our Favorite being the Chicken Tinga Tacos for just $1 each! These delicious tacos feature stewed chicken topped with Cotija cheese, crema, onion, and cilantro.

Del Frisco's Margarita

Del Frisco's Margarita

Build Your Own Margaritas at Del Frisco’s Steak House: In partnership with Avion Tequila, Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House New York will be hosting a “Build Your Own Margarita” event from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on May 5th in celebration of Cinco de Mayo. Guests will be able to choose from a variety of flavors and ingredients such as pomegranate or peach to create a custom margarita. Del Frisco’s full bar and dinner menu will also be available to indulge in, as well as the chance to win Avion Tequila swag that will raffled off throughout the event. The cost is $20 for two hours of complimentary “Build Your Own” Margaritas and passed Mexican-inspired bites; charged as a cover upon entry.

 

The rooftop pool at Mr. Purple

The rooftop pool at Mr. Purple

 

Looking for a rooftop celebrate? Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in true Mexican style at Mr. Purple this year! Enjoy a Casamigos Hibiscus Frozen Margarita while snacking on  on their food specials: 

  • Chips + Guac ($20) - Blue Corn Tortilla Chips, House Guacamole
  • Veggie Tacos ($9) - Mushrooms, Spinach, Onions, Celery, Peppers + Salsa Verde 
  • Fish Tacos ($11) - Red Snapper, Pico de Gallo + Spicy House Aioli 
  • Steak Tacos ($14) - Hanger Steak, Pico de Gallo + Avocado Sour Cream 
  • Casamigos Hibiscus Frozen Margarita ($16) - Casamigos Blanco Tequila, Cointreau, Fresh Lime Juice

For those who want to skip the food and get their drink some below are some of our favorite cocktails. Take note on these Cinco de Mayo inspired cocktails. Check our gallery below for names and locations.