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Autumn in New York City

Autumn in New York City

This Autumn celebrate the return of the fashion, arts, culture, entertainment, and fine dining in New York City. From the ballet to Broadway, the Whitney to the MoMA; make every moment remarkably extraordinary.

Scarecrows and Pumpkins

Discover plentiful pumpkins and hordes of gourds and keep an eye out for displays of whimsical scarecrows throughout New York Botanical Garden. Plus enjoy Larger-than-life pumpkin and skeleton puppets and carving demonstrations.

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

This Thanksgiving, after a year where celebrations looked very different, things are getting back to normal. The annual pageant of giant balloons, floats, marching bands, Broadway performances and celebs return for the iconic Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Radio City: The Christmas Spectacular

The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes an annual tradition since 1933, offers Holiday cheer with a flying Santa Claus and of course, the world-famous synchronized precision dancing of the Rockettes.

Blue Man Group

The iconic Blue Man Group returns to its original home at Astor Place Theatre. Come experience this must-see show and you will discover music, laughter, and surprises at every turn.

Polonsky Exhibition of The New York Public Library’s Treasures

A lock of Edgar Allan Poe’s hair, Thomas Jefferson’s handwritten copy of the Declaration of Independence: the NYPL holds a lot more than books. For the first time ever, you can explore a selection of the 56 million items in the collection as well as manuscripts, art, letters, still and moving images, and recordings.

The Lion King

Based on Disney’s 1994 animated classic, this Broadway adaptation adds new songs by Elton John to the familiar story, along with sweeping vistas of the African savanna where the story is set. Now come to discover the one-of-a-kind musical that is The Lion King.

SUMMIT One Vanderbilt

Ascend to new heights at SUMMIT One Vanderbilt, a 1,401-foot-tall newly built skyscraper located in Midtown, Manhattan. Starting October 21, guests will be able to look over NYC from at least 1,000 feet with only glass between them and the view.

Central Park Pumpkin Flotilla

This Halloween check out the traditional Pumpkin Flotilla curated by Central Park Conservancy, where 50 pumpkins will take sail across the Harlem Meer at twilight on October 31st in Central Park.

Christian Dior Exhibit

The highly anticipated exhibit, “Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams” is here at the Brooklyn Museum. The exhibition takes a breathtaking look at the history and legacy of one of the most important fashion houses in the world. With hundreds of pieces drawn from the Dior archives, many on view for the first time.

Bronx Zoo: Boo at the Zoo

Bronx Zoo: Boo at the Zoo, is great for every age with spooky hayrides to pumpkin carvings,  and costume parades.

Brew at the Zoo

Kick off the Fall season at the Bronx Zoo on September 17, while enjoying Beer, wine, and cider and sample from numerous food trucks or enjoy classic bites at one of the zoo cafes, there will also be a wide array of treats available for purchase. Grizzly bears, lemurs, sea lions and more will be on exhibit from 5-6:30pm. Throughout the night we’ll have a retro arcade, live band, DJ, animal trivia, and more.

Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

This exciting new exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum will present over 200 haute couture garments as well as photographs, archival videos, sketches, vintage perfume elements, and accessories.

New York Fashion Week
After a year away, NYFW is back. From designer lookbooks featuring the latest collections to front row tickets at Spring Studios, experience the excitement and energy of the fashion runway.

The Met Gala
This year’s Met Gala taking place at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on September 13 focuses on the theme, “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion” which also marks the Costume Institute’s 75th anniversary. Vogue is exclusively streaming live coverage from the red carpet starting at 5:30pm.

Explore spectacular costumes from Hamilton, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Frozen and more. The Times Square exhibit offers a behind-the-scenes look featuring jaw dropping installations, and live demos. Costume makers and experts will be on-site demonstrating their techniques and skills providing a rare opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes look at the process.

The Costume Institute
Celebrating the Costume Institute’s 75th anniversary, the next major exhibition will be a two-part show. Part One, In America: A Lexicon of Fashion—opening in the Anna Wintour Costume Center on September 18,  establishing a modern vocabulary of fashion in the United States. Part Two, In America: An Anthology of Fashion on May 5, 2022 will explore the development of fashion in the United States.

Heart of the Park
Join Central Park Conservancy as they provide insider knowledge on the historical and architectural elements that make this urban landscape a national treasure. Tour some of Central Park’s most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Loeb Boathouse, Bethesda Terrace, Bow Bridge, Cherry Hill, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields. Prepare to fall in love with New York all over again!

As Long as the Sun Lasts at The Met
The ninth in a series of commissions for the Met’s Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden – Philadelphia based pop-artist Alex Da Corte’s As Long as the Sun Lasts concept is brought to life through the beloved Big Bird from Sesame Street. The 26-foot-tall sculpture rests on a base reminiscent of a “Little Tikes playset,” that stretches skyward in the shape of a rocket representing a playful message of optimism and reflection on view through October 31.

Automania: MoMA

For car enthusiasts, Automania takes an in-depth look at an object that has inspired countless examples of innovation, social transformation, and critical debate among designers and artists working in varied media.

Little Island at Pier55

Explore Manhattan’s brand new park – Little Island at Pier55 floating above the Hudson River. Discover lively performances, self-guided audio tours of the park’s landscape and free art activities in The Glade with the family. And don’t forget to stop by the Play Ground to enjoy some delicious food and drink offerings. To ensure the safety of Little Island’s visitors, artists, and staff, they are limiting the number of park visitors through timed entry. Please book reserve your time through their website.

Artechouse: Geometric Properties

Experience an immersive audio visual journey through fractal dimensions. Embark upon a cinematic journey where the sheer beauty of mathematics, nature and architecture coincide to inspire introspection and awe.

Central Park Zoo

Another great zoo to explore in the city. A little bit smaller than the Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo is located right in the park with exciting animal exhibitions and a playground for the little ones.

Arcadia Earth

Immerse yourself in underwater worlds, fantasy lands and inspirational art installations at Arcadia Earth. Step into this awesome experience inspired by planet earth.

showcasing Van Gogh’s iconic paintings. This is definitely an exhibit not to be missed.

The Met Cloisters

The Cloisters, also known as the Met Cloisters located in Fort Tryon Park, is the perfect day escape this summer. Roam the halls with fascinating exhibits from the European medieval art and architecture period, with a focus on the Romanesque and Gothic periods.

Broadway Comedy Club

A rotating crew of  New York City’s best comedians in the city hone their acts at this compact club’s stage. Get ready to laugh!

Top of the Rock

Top of the Rock Observation Deck is full of incredible sights and discoveries. Take in 360-degree spring views of iconic landmarks and the city skyline.

Statue of Liberty

Explore the grounds of the iconic Statue of Liberty located on Liberty Island for the day. Ride the ferry over and marvel at this historic landmark.

The Loeb Boathouse: Central Park

Located on the eastern edge of Central Park Lake, charter your own rowboats, or enjoy a personal Gondola ride offering visitors an ideal way to explore one of the Park’s most significant landscapes.