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The best things to do in NYC, including popular events, festivals, attractions and tours, free activities and entertainment. See upcoming events and what’s on in New York today

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Super-cool things to do in NYC this weekend

Highlights include a ’90s sing-along, Pottercon, the Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson and so much more

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The top beaches in New York

From Coney Island to the Hamptons, there are great beaches in New York to explore

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Day trips from NYC

Take a break from city life with these beaches, outdoor adventures, wineries and more

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The best things to do on NYC rooftops

From bars to outdoor fitness classes with a view, get high at these rooftop venues in the city

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Bars

The top trivia nights in NYC

Know-it-alls and useless knowledge buffs unite—we’ve got the best places to flex your brain muscles

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Events and festivals

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The guide to Summer Streets in NYC

Slide down Manhattan’s streets (literally) when cars are banned from seven miles of prime pavement during Summer Streets

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Restaurants

NYC Restaurant Week guide

The twice-annual discount dining event offers cheap dining deals at more than 300 restaurants in New York  

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Theater

Lincoln Center Festival

One of the city’s most thrilling multi-arts events offers stunning plays, dance, operas and visual art from around the world

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The best free things to do in NYC this summer

New Yorkers have a lot to squeeze in over the next couple of months

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Exhibits we’re most excited to see in 2015

It's no secret that the many museums and art galleries here are some of New York's top attractions

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The best New York attractions

We've compiled our favorite sights in the city, featuring the best parks, culture spots and historical venues

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Free things to do in NYC

We’ve rounded up the best free things to do to keep you going out gratis every night of the week

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Museums

The best museum exhibitions in NYC

A museum trip shouldn't just be saved for a rainy day

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The best beaches near NYC

Summer's here! Time to put on those shades, fill the cooler and lie out on the sand at these beaches

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New York attractions

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The High Line

There are few places more pleasant than the High Line in NYC on a sunny afternoon, no matter the season

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Coney Island and Luna Park

In its heyday, from the turn of the century to the Second World War, Coney Island was New York City's playground

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Times Square

As city districts go, Times Square is a global legend, and rightfully so

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Empire State Building

Just try imagining New York City’s skyline without the Empire State Building. Pretty tough, huh?

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New York museums

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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The American Museum of Natural History

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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

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Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

 

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New York by borough

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Manhattan

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Brooklyn

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Queens

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Bronx

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