Get Outside on the Upper West Side for Earth Day on April 22

After a long winter, it’s finally time to enjoy warmer weather here on the Upper West Side! Even though we live in a bustling downtown, we’re lucky to also have lots of green space in the area that’s perfect for biking, running, hiking and celebrating Earth Day on April 22.

This Earth Day, head out to our local parks and bask in the sunshine, see the beautiful trees and foliage and celebrate all we have to enjoy here in the Garden State – all just within a few minutes from your Sagamore apartment.

Theodore Roosevelt Park, located at 200 Central Park West, New York, NY which is a four minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a park that surrounds the American Museum of Natural History with paths, grassy areas and a dog run.

Rated one of the top five small parks in New York City, Roosevelt Park has something for everyone, including their rose garden, Nobel Monument and wide array of foliage, which has a new color in bloom for every season.

Riverside Park, located at 475 Riverside Dr., New York NY which is a 10 minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a storied multilevel park with elms and rocky outcrops, plus a long boulevard and multiple playgrounds.

Riverside Park is Manhattan’s most spectacular waterfront park, stretching four miles from 72nd to 158th Streets along the Hudson River. Since 1875, the landscapes of Frederick Law Olmsted have offered escape from the city and opportunities for people of all incomes to relax, play and socialize in tranquil settings.

 

Theodore Roosevelt Park

200 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

(212) 639-9675

 

Riverside Park

475 Riverside Dr., New York NY 10024

(212) 870-3070

Indulge at These Upper West Side Chocolate Shops For Easter

Over here at our Sagamore apartments, we can’t wait for Easter and the opportunity to enjoy some chocolate eggs and bunnies when it comes around on April 21. You certainly don’t need to be a kid to enjoy some of the sweeter parts of Easter!

Whether you’re working on filling up an Easter basket for the little ones or you’re just looking for some of your favorite sweets to snack on on Easter morning, check out these chocolate shops located right around the corner from your Sagamore apartment.

IT’SUGAR Upper West Side, located at 1870 Broadway B, New York, NY which is nine minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a colorful retail chain offering classic and oversized candy, plus apparel, accessories and novelty gifts.

Founded in 2006 by Jeff Rubin, IT’SUGAR is a modern day playground dedicated to immersing its customers in content that they just can’t keep to themselves. IT’SUGAR was created to satisfy a universal sweet tooth and provide a variety of bold merchandise with tongue-and-cheek attitude.

La Maison du Chocolat, located at 10 Columbus Cir, New York, NY which is 10 minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a Paris-based chocolatier offering fancy candies, plus macarons, pastries and gift boxes.

Explore a wonderful selection of chocolate gift boxes featuring all the famous creations of their Maison! From profound and intense cocoa notes to light and crispy textures, they offer a rich and truly unique tasting experience. A riot of flavors awaits you in their homemade chocolate assortment boxes.

IT’SUGAR Upper West Side

1870 Broadway B, New York, NY 10023

(646) 395-7946

 

La Maison du Chocolat

10 Columbus Cir, New York, NY 10019

(917) 891-3823