Articles by

Sai Mokhtari has photographed all things NYC for Gothamist since 2012 and is best known for her Subway Halloween series. She fuels herself with well-made sandwiches and conversations with strangers. Sai is also a family and event photographer at Citybird Photo.

Sai Mokhtari

Dubbed the "gay Super Bowl" by one founder, the Bushwig Festival of Drag, Music & Love took over the Knockdown Center in Maspeth for two days of drag and dancing.

Envisioned by personal chef Melinda Tracy as a way to reacquaint people with the idea of dining together after pandemic isolation, this new series emphasizes locally sourced farm-to-table dishes.

Self-described as "a protest march, not a parade," the Dyke March works without permits or sponsors to bolster identity, celebrate community and confront discrimination.

Included in the Morgan's exterior restoration is a garden by award-winning designer Todd Longstaffe-Gowan, opening the museum's grounds to the public for the first time ever.

A sprawling celebration of natural foods, history and culinary traditions includes art tables, an exhibition, a farmer's market and more.

"Around the Table: Stories of the Foods We Love," opening in June, will emphasize the central role plants play in cuisine and cultural traditions worldwide.

Gothamist is funded by sponsors and member donations