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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.

20 excellent things to do in NYC this week
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20 excellent things to do in NYC this week

Find the best concerts, variety shows and more things to do this week

The five best free things to do in NYC this week
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The five best free things to do in NYC this week

Here are the best free parties, cultural events and things to do this week

The best things to do in the winter in NYC
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The best things to do in the winter in NYC

Rain, sleet or snow will stop New Yorkers from enjoying the best things to do in the winter

The best indoor activities in NYC
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The best indoor activities in NYC

These killer indoor activities in NYC are here to save the day

Events and festivals

The Exponential Festival
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The Exponential Festival

Central Park Winter Jam
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Central Park Winter Jam

Valentine’s Day in NYC
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Valentine’s Day in NYC

Mardi Gras in NYC
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Mardi Gras in NYC

Chinese New Year in NYC
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Chinese New Year in NYC

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Alejandro Escovedo with Peter Buck and more

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The best things to do in New York

The best New York attractions
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The best New York attractions

We've compiled our favorite sights in and around Gotham

Free things to do in NYC
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Free things to do in NYC

We’ve rounded up the best free things to do to keep your schedule full

The best museum exhibitions in NYC
Museums

The best museum exhibitions in NYC

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

The best bike tours in NYC
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The best bike tours in NYC

From a quick ride across the Brooklyn Bridge to a day-long Central Park excursion

New York attractions

The High Line
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The High Line

There are few places more pleasant than the High Line on a sunny afternoon

Coney Island and Luna Park
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Coney Island and Luna Park

From the turn of the century to the Second World War, Coney Island was NYC’s playground

Times Square
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Times Square

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

Empire State Building
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Empire State Building

Trying ot imagine NYC’s skyline without the Empire State Building is pretty tough.

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New York museums

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The American Museum of Natural History
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The American Museum of Natural History

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
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Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

 

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New York by borough

Manhattan
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Manhattan

Brooklyn
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Brooklyn

Queens
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Queens

Bronx
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Bronx