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New Year's Eve in Times Square
Every year, New York City's Times Square hosts the world's most famous New Year's Eve party. Thousands descend on Times Square in Manhattan to watch the famous ball drop and ring in the New Year. Here's your guide to enjoying the New Year's Eve party in Times Square -- tips on how to beat the crowd, when and how to get there, and what to bring.
Hanukkah Events In New York City
Celebrate Hanukkah in New York City. Our NYC Hanukkah guide has event listings for kids, families, singles, and couples.
The Holidays at Grand Central Terminal
Visit Grand Central Terminal during the 2008 holiday season. Shop at the annual holiday fair, be dazzled by the holiday light show on the famous Grand Central Sky Ceiling, and check out the display of trains.
2008 Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting Ceremony
Attend 2008 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. Join hosts Al Roker and Ann Curry from The Today Show and celebrity performers including Christina Aguilera, Sting, Bette Midler, Lionel Richie, Sarah McLachlan, Martina McBride, and Taylor Hicks. Get directions to Rockefeller Center and tips for enjoying the show.
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
View the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade live this year. The kids will love the giant character balloons (SpongeBob, Dora the Explorer, and many more), the music, and the elaborate floats. Get details on when to get there, parade route, best spots for viewing the parade, and more.
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloon Inflation
Watch the giant helium balloons get inflated the night before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The balloons are blown up on Thanksgiving Eve in the streets of Manhattan.
New York City Thanksgiving Guide
Your guide to celebrating Thanksgiving 2008 in New York City. Thanksgiving events listing, including the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. A guide to the best Thanksgiving dinner options at New York City restaurants or for takeout or delivery. Thanksgiving weekend sales and parties.
Guide to Thanksgiving Sales and Black Friday Deals in New York City
Your guide to holiday shopping and Black Friday sales in New York City over Thanksgiving weekend. Save big on the busiest shopping day of the season by taking advantage of major Thanksgiving and Black Friday sales at NYC outlets, department stores, electronics superstores, and more.
Thanksgiving Eve Parties 2008
Hit the bars and clubs on the night before Thanksgiving for one of the hottest party nights of the year. Give thanks for NYC nightlife with a night of fun before turkey day.
November 2008 Events in New York City
Find events and things to do in November 2008 in New York City. Check out our November event guide for information on concerts, festivals, Thanksgiving, Black Friday, the New York City Marathon, and much more.
Presidential Election Night Events in New York City
Listings of presidential election night events and parties in New York City. Have some fun while you wait for the returns to come in.
2008 ING New York City Marathon
Cheer on the runners in the 2008 ING New York City Marathon, a New York institution and the world's largest marathon. Five boroughs, five bridges, two million spectators. Find great viewing locations, get start times, and more.
Halloween in New York City Guide
Everything you need to know about Halloween in New York City. Costume ideas, costume shops, the Village Halloween Parade, and other fun Halloween events.
Summer in Little Italy Festival
Enjoy summer in Little Italy at this annual festival. Every weekend during the summer, Mulberry Street closes to vehicle traffic and the Little Italy merchants come out for a street fair. Festival events include concerts, clam shucking, pasta eating, a kids' festival,and much more.
Top Summer Events In New York City
Summer in the city means hundreds of free concerts, performances, and festivals. Weve picked out five of our favorite summer events, and were even including extra activities nearby if you want to make a day of it.
Pope Benedict XVI Visits New York City
Overview of Pope Benedict XVI's Papal visit to New York City from April 18 - 20, 2008. Information about street closures, Yankee Stadium papal mass, and more
Film Festivals in New York City
Each year, New York City theaters and entertainment venues host a wide variety of film festivals featuring a range of works from independent filmmakers, students, and emerging artists.
"Garden in Transit" Transforms New York Taxis
Learn more about "Garden in Transit," the public art project that has transformed thousands of New York City taxi cabs into works of art.
Live Earth New York Concert at Giants Stadium
The Live Earth New York Concert at Giants Stadium will feature a line-up of amazing performers including AFI, Akon, Alicia Keys, Bon Jovi, Dave Matthews Band, Fall Out Boy, John Mayer, Kanye West, Keith Urban, Kelly Clarkson, KT Tunstall, Ludacris, Melissa Etheridge, Roger Waters, Smashing Pumpkins and The Police.
Things to Do in Manhattan This Week -- May 12-18
An overview of cool and quirky things to do in Manhattan this week.