The East Village is home to everything an art enthusiast’s heart desires. It houses Alphabet City, St. Mark’s Place, and The Bowery. Alphabet City includes Tompkins Square Park, one of New York City’s oldest parks which also launched the city’s first dog run. It also hosts the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival and poetry slams at the Nuyorican Poets Café. If you’re craving food and drinks, St. Mark’s Place offers some of the most popular restaurants and bars. If you’re yearning for more art, St. Marks also has a variety of trendy tattoo and piercing parlors. The Bowery is currently most known for its organizations like the Bowery Ballroom and the New Museum. Condos and rentals in this Manhattan neighborhood flaunt an artistic vibe with a variety of both classic and modern architecture.