Events & Festivals

Your guide to the best events and festivals in NYC

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"Mac Conner: A New York Life"

  • Price band: 1/4
  • Critics choice

The career of illustrator McCauley (“Mac”) Conner helped to define

  1. Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave, between 103rd and 104th Sts
  2. Wed Sep 10 - Mon Jan 19
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Gravesend Inn Haunted Hotel

  • Price band: 1/4
  • Critics choice

New York’s most high-tech haunted house is not only truly terrifying, it

  1. New York City College of Technology, Voorhees Building 186 Jay St, between High and Nassau Sts
  2. Fri Oct 31 - Sat Nov 1
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The Rink at Rockefeller Center

  • Price band: 2/4
  • Critics choice

Even if the sidewalks are overrun with tourists, you’ll have ample room

  1. The Rink at Rockefeller Center 30 Rockefeller Plaza, between 49th and 50th Sts
  2. Fri Oct 31 - Wed Dec 31
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Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park

  • Critics choice
  • Free

Bryant Park’s 17,000-square-foot outdoor rink is free and open late.

  1. Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park Sixth Ave, between 40th and 42nd Sts
  2. Fri Oct 31 - Sun Jan 4
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