New Years Resolutions in New York

Young woman looking down while doing push-ups in living room

If you’re like most of us, you’ve made one or two resolutions to stick to for the New Year! Whether you’re trying to work out more, learn something new, or be more mindful, the Roosevelt Island area has facilities, restaurants, and programs to help keep you on track! Check out the listings below to find venues near The Octagon.


Pure Barre – Get on track to be your best self this year by taking up Pure Barre in your spare time. This 55-minute workout implements ballet barre routines for a total body-sculpting workout that guarantees results in as little as one week. Stop by the Upper East Side 2nd Avenue location to give a class a go. Visit the website below to sign up for a free first week of classes!


Riverside Music Studios – If one of your resolutions this year was to learn something new, consider taking classes at Riverside Music Studios. Located on the Upper East Side, Riverside Music Studios provides a comfortable atmosphere to take up new musical interests, from guitar, to the violin, to the piano. Even if you’re a beginner, Riverside offers adult-only classes, so you won’t be in the same class with children at the same skill level. After all, it’s never too late to try something new!


Pure Yoga East – If you’re looking to manage stress and be more mindful this year, consider taking up classes at Pure Yoga East, located on 86th street on the Upper East Side. Pure Yoga East offers a variety of different style yoga classes, including Anusara, Vinyasa, Yin/Yang and more. They also offer a number of guided meditation classes if you you’re goal is to increase mindfulness in your everyday life.


Pure Barre

1237 2nd Avenue New york, NY 10065

(646) 678-4102


Riverside Music Studios

1841 Broadway #706 New York, NY 10023

(212) 247-4900


Pure Yoga East

203 East 86th Street New York, NY 10028

(212) 360-1888



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