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Guastavino’s has played host to many of New York’s most spectacular weddings, social events, corporate events, and charity fundraisers. The event space is a designated New York City landmark but, to many New Yorkers, the history and character of the venue remains a mystery.

Guastavino’s is a Historic New York Landmark

The Queensboro Bridge opened to the public on March 30th, 1909. The beautiful arcade underneath the bridge (what is today Guastavino’s) served as a year-round farmer’s market known to locals as “Bridgemarket”. Unfortunately, Bridgemarket suffered the same fate as many New York area businesses during the early 1930s and was forced to close down. The area was taken over by the New York Department of Transportation who utilized the space until the 1970s. Continue reading Guastavino’s has played host to many of New York’s most spectacular weddings, social events, corporate events, and charity fundraisers. The event space is a designated New York City landmark but, to many New Yorkers, the history and character of the venue remains a mystery.

Guastavino’s is a Historic New York Landmark

The Queensboro Bridge opened to the public on March 30th, 1909. The beautiful arcade underneath the bridge (what is today Guastavino’s) served as a year-round farmer’s market known to locals as “Bridgemarket”. Unfortunately, Bridgemarket suffered the same fate as many New York area businesses during the early 1930s and was forced to close down. The area was taken over by the New York Department of Transportation who utilized the space until the 1970s. Continue reading
Featured Image: Sixty-nine-year-old Ruth Flowers, aka DJ Mamy Rock Guastavino's has had the pleasure of hosting performances by many top musical acts from around the world. From small, intimate musical performances to dance parties featuring world-famous DJs, Guastavino's ambiance and acoustics lend themselves to the creation of unforgettable performance. Here are three of our favorites: Continue reading Featured Image: Sixty-nine-year-old Ruth Flowers, aka DJ Mamy Rock Guastavino's has had the pleasure of hosting performances by many top musical acts from around the world. From small, intimate musical performances to dance parties featuring world-famous DJs, Guastavino's ambiance and acoustics lend themselves to the creation of unforgettable performance. Here are three of our favorites: Continue reading