A Scraping data gem for displaying current NYC events from Its first call shows the user the last 20 events from the page.

The events are displaying in an ordered list from 1 to 20. Typing "more" will present the past 20 from the current events list.

The events can be selected by their numbers, which when entered, it displays info about them, including their summary, dates, hours and locations, as well as a link for more information and tickets purchase sub-links.


Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'NYCLI'

And then execute:

$ bundle install

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install NYCLI


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and the created tag, and push the .gem file to


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration and contributions.


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.