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    Get connected. Newark offers quick and easy access to Manhattan.

    Top Ten To Dos in Newark & NYC

    Fun happens. Whether you're in town to take a bite of the big apple, or here to explore all that Newark has to offer...we've tossed out our top picks for an über cool urban adventure. Want to know what's number one on our list, scroll down, and catch big acts shining bright all around town.

    1. NYC
    1. NYC
    Get connected. Newark offers quick and easy access to Manhattan.Take a bite of the big apple! New York City is just 8 miles and minutes away from Newark. more
    1. NYC
    3. Ironbound
    3. Ironbound
    Take a bite out of the Ironbound, an area renowned for its Portuguese, Spanish and Brazilian fare, featuring over 170 unique eateries. Stroll more
    3. Ironbound
    5. Sports
    5. Sports
    Get in the game. Goals will be scored; risks will be taken with major league sports and amazing events. more
    5. Sports
    7. Indie Art Scene
    7. Indie Art Scene
    This postindustrial oasis draws creative minds and souls, producing artwork that’s unbelievable. more
    7. Indie Art Scene
    9. Cherry Blossoms
    9. Cherry Blossoms
    Each spring, magic unfolds as the largest collection of cherry blossoms in the nation burst onto the scene. more
    9. Cherry Blossoms
    2. Newark Museum
    2. Newark Museum
    Sneak a peak at the largest collection of Tibetan Art outside of Southeast Asia. more
    2. Newark Museum
    4. Entertainment
    4. Entertainment
    Say hey to superstars, to indie artists, comedians, poets and performers. more
    4. Entertainment
    6. Military Park
    6. Military Park
    Nature calls. Fun and games happen in an urban oasis. more
    6. Military Park
    8. Legendary Jazz
    8. Legendary Jazz
    Find your groove. Newark’s got WBGO Jazz 88.3 FM and the TD James Moody Democracy of Jazz Festival. more
    8. Legendary Jazz
    10. Dodge Poetry Festival
    10. Dodge Poetry Festival
    Words matter. International Poet Laureates challenge perceptions at the largest poetry festival in North America. more
    10. Dodge Poetry Festival