Cue the holiday jingles: It’s Christmas time in NYC where the best New York attractions transform into festive winter extravaganzas! There are open-air holiday markets to hit, family-friendly shows such as the Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and other iconic traditions like the all-out-madness holiday displays on Fifth Avenue and in Dyker Heights. Once you’ve crossed those off the list, you can make room for new traditions too! Our guide will help you plan and navigate the merriest time of year in New York leading up to New Year’s Eve. Looking for the greatest things to do in the city throughout all seasons? Check out the very best things to do in NYC this winter.
Christmas in New York
Holiday gift ideas
Holiday gift guide 2018
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so spread good tidings by using our holiday gift guide 2018 to score amazing presents for your friends and family. We know how stressful holiday shopping can be. From the department stores and holiday markets overrun with crowds to the headache that is finding room in your budget to splurge on your loved ones, you may be feeling more “bah humbug!” than “ho ho ho” by the time the gift-giving season is through. Luckily for you, we’re here to help. Whether you're searching for affordable options or grand experiential gift ideas from some of the best New York attractions, just consider us your personal (shopping) elves. RECOMMENDED: Full guide to Christmas in NYC