The Rosè Mansion

If you have been living under a rock, and don’t know by now, Rosè is one hot trend that isn’t going away anytime soon.  La Nuit en Rosè had their second annual food and wine festival on the Hudson (this event happens in late May, look out for it in 2019). The annual PinkNic event … Continue reading “The Rosè Mansion”

Royal Wedding 2018

In case you’ve been living under a rock, this Saturday, May 19th, is the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle! For those who are fans, or anyone looking to start day drinking bright and early, there are many viewing parties happening around NYC and the surrounding areas. New York City Jones Wood Foundry … Continue reading “Royal Wedding 2018”

Celebrating Moscato Day! May 9, 2018

Moscato is a sweet Italian wine from the region of Piedmont, Italy, typically enjoyed as an aperitif or dessert. Flavors such as nectarine, pear, honeysuckle, peach, and orange are commonly found in Moscato complimenting the sweet Muscat grape.  This wine is low in alcohol content, and incredibly easy to drink.  The Muscat grape is eaten … Continue reading “Celebrating Moscato Day! May 9, 2018”

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo – ‘the fifth of May’ marks a very important day in the history of Mexico. No, it is not Mexico’s Independence Day. Cinco de Mayo is the celebration commemorating the Mexican army defeating the larger enemy, France, as they tried to advance to Mexico City from Veracruz in the Battle of Puebla … Continue reading “Happy Cinco de Mayo!”

Jersey Drafts and Crafts Festival

On Saturday, September 16th, 2017, iPlay America will be hosting Jersey Drafts and Crafts Festival from 12:00-4:00PM. Everything at the festival ranging from beer to beef jerky will be grown or made locally in the Garden State. Benefits from this festival will be donated to the Garden State Craft Brewers Guild, representing the small breweries … Continue reading “Jersey Drafts and Crafts Festival”

Bacon And Beer Classic

The Bacon and Beer Classic has returned to Citi Field this April the 29th and 30th. Explore Citi Field and taste unlimited bacon and craft beer while playing games and winning bacon eating contests! There are four different types of tickets you could purchase for Saturday and Sunday. There are general admission, early access, power … Continue reading “Bacon And Beer Classic”

6 New Year’s Eve Plans

New Year’s Eve is only 6 days away! We have begun the countdown to help you prepare for the biggest party of the year! Today we are giving you 6 New Year’s Eve Parties to check out in NYC. Just in case you missed the start of the countdown, here’s 10 Champagne Cocktails for the … Continue reading “6 New Year’s Eve Plans”

Harborside Craft Brew Fest

‘Tis the season for beer and wine fests! Jersey City is hosting their Harborside Craft Brew Fest, Saturday October 15th with two sessions: 12:00PM-4:00PM and 5:30PM-9:30PM. For the celebration of Oktoberfest there will be over 150 styles of craft beer available to taste!   Tickets for admission are $65 each which includes a 5oz. sample cup … Continue reading “Harborside Craft Brew Fest”

NYC CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL OCT. 14TH & 15TH

The Lexington Avenue Armory is hosting the New York City’s Fall Harvest Craft Beer Festival this October. There will be 3 different tasting times: Friday October 14th 8:00PM-10:30PM and Saturday October 15th 2:00PM-4:30PM and 7:00PM-9:30 PM (VIP get in an hour earlier.) Seventy-five different breweries will be at the beer festival. You will be able … Continue reading “NYC CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL OCT. 14TH & 15TH”

Jersey Beach Bars

Stick a bar on a beach, add some fruity cocktails and a cabana and you have what we call, a beach bar.   But what makes a beach bar stand out to you?  Is it the live music?  The frozen cocktails?  The people you meet?  Here are some of my favorite beach bars in New Jersey … Continue reading “Jersey Beach Bars”