101 things to do in New York City this winter
Don’t let Old Man Winter get you down! The coldest months are a time for awesome indoor activities and culture galore. Here’s where to find things to do in New York City this winter.
Fri Dec 13 2013
Photograph: Courtesy South Street Seaport
Come in from the cold and put your feet up, Gothamites: New York City is full of things to do in the winter, firing up a roaring hearth full of happenin’ happenings. Here’s our calendar of everything you need to get done between December and February, from killer concerts to reading series, plus cold-weather parades and the winter arts festivals that will light up downtown this January.
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Get out and about with our winter list of things to do in NYC
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How about warming up indoors with a language class? Fluent City offers some awesome classes for adults in Spanish, French (plus 8 other languages). I took Spanish and I am thinking about Hebrew next. Plus it makes an awesome holiday gift for a friend. Check it out at http://www.fluentcity.com
awsome! I love studying and learning about New York. Some day I plan on traveling to New York, so when I do go I will know all the places I want to go, and know something about it. I will also know things to do and attend diffent times of the year. If I go in the summer, I'll know what I want to do and where I want to go. If I go in the winter I'll know what I'll do, so this web page is so helpfull. Thank you.
I checked out Park Here (#1 on the list) over the weekend and it di not meet expectations at all. I am disappointed at the list after that. If that is the number one thing to do in NY over the winter, I cannot imagine what the other things are like.
Great list of stuff to do and see! NYC is by far one of the greatest places for finding anything to do, any season of the year.
A love note to the High Line in winter - http://voices.yahoo.com/nycs-stark-beauty-high-line-winter-10803823.html?cat=8
Park Here is by far the most unique indoor pop-up park ever! Love the Fatboy headdemocks (hammocks)! Gives New Yorkers what they need... Peace and relaxation during the freezing winter!
- Brooklyn Flea
- Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival
- "The Orchid Show: Key West Contemporary"
- “Moving Murals: Henry Chalfant & Martha Cooper’s All-City Graffiti Archive”
- "Bill Cunningham: Facades"
- Full Bunny Contact
- "Grand Central Centennial Quilts"
- Gazillion Bubble Show
- Radio City Stage Door Tour
- Coney Island Circus Sideshow
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