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Christmas in New York
Our guide to the best Christmas movies and gift ideas, plus festive activities like Bryant Park ice skating and the Radio City Christmas Spectacular
Wed Dec 17 2014
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It's the most wonderful time of the year—and by "it" we mean Christmas. New York lights up into a winter wonderland each year with Christmas trees, holiday window displays and Christmas lights. Even the most tourist-averse New Yorkers have to admit that it's a pretty spectacular sight. Get the most out of the holidays with our guide to the best holiday sales and holiday gift ideas, Christmas movies to watch with the family and plenty of festive things to do including Bryant Park ice skating, the Radio City Christmas Spectacular and more.
From traditional tree-lighting ceremonies to seasonal comedy shows, find the best yuletide events this holiday season
When the temperature drops, it's time to strap on the blades and hit the slick stuff
These seasonal marts are great for filling gift-list gaps—and for kindling a little holiday spirit in our hardened Gothamite hearts
Take a breather from all the holiday shopping madness and enjoy these photos of our favorite window displays
These iconic department-store displays add some eye candy to your holiday shopping spree
NYC comedy clubs are all putting on some festive shows—here’s our pick of the funniest, weirdest and silliest
Gay parties, concerts, performances and other events will help you have a festive, queer holiday season
Tis the season—to give back! Check out these opportunities to help out causes you care about
Give yourself a present this holiday—let the pros do the yuletide cooking for you with a Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinner at NYC restaurants.
Whether you’re craving pecan, pumpkin or apple varieties—or something altogether different—we’ve got you covered for dessert.
Festive pet costumes
Ugly sweaters and Santa hats aren’t just meant for people—your canine can be super-festive too!
From antlers to elf hats, there’s a festive outfit for even the Scroogiest kitty.
We count down our all-time favorite Christmas films, from silly Santas to shoot-outs in the snow
Get into the spirit of the season by watching these naughty and nice Christmas movie scenes
If these walls could talk, you’d never get to sleep.
Cheap digs that get extra points for style.
Get a room—with sexy interiors and amenities.
These intimate properties evoke the feel of staying with stylish friends.
These local-approved hubs attract a party crowd.
Admire iconic NYC scenes without leaving your bed.
Be pampered, preened and pummeled at these indulgent retreats.
Where to check in, then dine in.
- Holiday Under the Stars
- Christmas Lights and Cannoli Tour
- Barneys New York holiday windows
- Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park
- Macy's holiday windows
- Henri Bendel holiday windows
- Radio City Christmas Spectacular
- Bergdorf Goodman holiday windows
- Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree
- Saks Fifth Avenue holiday windows