Jackie Robinson Recreation Center (Central Harlem) and Pleasant Village Community Garden (East Harlem), Saturday, April 20
Morningside Park (South Harlem) and Dorothy K. McGowan Memorial Garden (Washington Heights), Sunday, April 21
Parks both large and small across Upper Manhattan are holding Easter egg hunts this holiday weekend. Expect a variety of activities at each, from meeting the Easter Bunny at the Jackie Robinson Recreation Center to hunting for real hard-boiled eggs– as opposed to the plastic kind–at the Dorothy K. McGowan Memorial Garden. (A reader writes in that there's also an Easter egg hunt at the Church of the Intercession on Saturday at noon.)
100 West 124th St and Lenox Ave
Sun-Thu 8am-11pm; Fri, Sat 8am-2am
Harlem Shake is introducing four new shakes this weekend, including the CBD-infused Summer Haze in honor of 420 Day. Stop by this Saturday–and all summer long–to try this lemon-flavored shake (you must be 21 or older to enjoy).
Manhattaville Coffee, 142 Edgecombe Ave and Bradhurst Ave
Monday, April 22 at 7:30pm, $10
Once the pastel sweetness of the weekend is over, head to this after-hours cabaret-style event at Manhattanville Coffee where local singer/musician Shayna Bass will start up the house band and lead a lineup of six different comedians and musicians. Beer, wine and food will be available.