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Holiday, Seasonal Guides and Event Resources for New York City

Will you be visiting New York during a holiday? We've got the essential information from parade schedules and viewing areas to best bets for brunch or dinner here. Looking for the best activities during the Summer or Winter months? Check out our helpful guides.
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  2. Valentine's Day (6)
  3. St. Patrick's Day (5)
  4. Spring in New York City (15)
  5. Easter in New York City (8)
  6. TriBeCa Film Festival (3)
  7. Summer in NYC (42)
  8. Restaurant Week (11)
  9. Autumn in New York (8)
  10. Halloween in New York City (8)
  11. New York City Marathon (1)
  12. Thanksgiving (39)
  13. Winter in New York City (16)
  14. Christmas in NYC (58)
  15. New Years Eve in New York (42)
  16. Kwanzaa in New York City (3)
  17. Super Bowl (5)
  18. New York City Festivals (1)

New York City's Best Parades
Have your heart set on experiencing one of New York City's world-class parades when you're in town? We've rounded up the best annual parades in New York City to help you plan your perfect parade-viewing vacation!

New York City Month By Month
Wondering when you should visit New York City? These month by month guides to New York City highlight some of the most popular events and feature information about weather, crowds and prices throughout the year in New York City.

New York City Holiday Calendar
Want to visit New York City for a special holiday this year? Or avoid the crowds over a long weekend? Our holiday calendar will help you figure out when you want to visit!

New York City Events Calendar
Curious about when something is happening in New York City? This New York City events calendar highlights major events, festivals and more that happen annually in New York City.

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City
Each February and September, New York Fashion Week showcases many of the world's top designers at runway shows in Lincoln Center.

The Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show
Thinking about attending the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show? Check out our guide to this annual February event with details, dates and more.

Mother's Day in New York City
If you're spending Mother's Day in New York City with your Mom, check out our list of great ideas for things to do and places to eat together. We've even got some gift ideas if you're looking for those too!

Groundhog Day in New York City
Everyone has heard of Punxsutawney Phil, but did you know New York City has it's own celebrity groundhog? Learn about Staten Island Chuck and Groundhog Day traditions in New York City.

Fleet Week in New York City
A dozen Navy and Coast Guard ships as well as ships from all over the world visit New York Harbor each Fleet Week. Fleet Week includes a series of events and opportunities to meet Sailors and Marines, including tours of ships, parades of ships, and various demonstrations.

Father's Day in New York City
Will you be spending Father's Day in New York City? Check out our list of fun things to do with your dad to celebrate this special day together.

Pride Week in New York City
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Pride Events in the United States commemorate the Stonewall Riots, marking the first time that gays fought back physically against police harassment and entrapment. Taking place in late May/early June, Pride Week is full of activities to celebrate the LGBT community and promote awareness.

July 4th Events in NYC
Looking for July 4th Events in New York City? Information on hot dog eating contests, walking tours, concerts and fireworks viewing parties more taking place on July 4th.

Groundhog Day in New York City
Everyone has heard of Punxsutawney Phil, but did you know New York City has it's own celebrity groundhog? Learn about Staten Island Chuck and Groundhog Day traditions in New York City.

Same-Sex Marriage in New York City
New York City is the largest state to allow same-sex marriage. Same-sex couples will be able to be married in New York City beginning July 24, 2011.

Fourth of July Fireworks in New York City
Every year Macy's puts on a fantastic fireworks display for the Fourth of July in New York City. Find out what you need to know to watch it live!

Manhattanhenge
Twice a year the sunset is perfectly aligned with Manhattan's east-west street grid. Find out more, including dates and where to get the best view here.

New York City Food & Wine Festival
In mid-October, the NYCFWF hosts over 100 events from panel discussions and tastings to cooking classes and intimate dinners over four days. Culinary celebrities and famous chefs host many of the events and all proceeds benefit charities that help feed the hungry and homeless.

New York City Food & Wine Festival
In mid-October, the NYCFWF hosts over 100 events from panel discussions and tastings to cooking classes and intimate dinners over four days. Culinary celebrities and famous chefs host many of the events and all proceeds benefit charities that help feed the hungry and homeless.

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