Things to do in New York City

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24. January 2019
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New York City is not called the city that never sleeps for no reason! There is always plenty of things to do in New York City, in any month, at any hour. From popular events, festivals, attractions and tours, free activities and entertainment to a boat trip on the river, or famous Hop-on Hop-off bus tours or popular helicopter tours – there is always something to do. While deciding upon what to do, have a drink high above the city and take in spectacular views at one of the best rooftop bars in New York City. You will never get bored in New York City, there’s far too much to explore.



Events in New York

Plan your vacation with our events calendar of the very best activities, summer events and our best picks from theater, sport events and concerts. You can choose from our seasonal or monthly guide.

Sports calendar for New York City

New York City is the city where you find some great teams for every major sport – all of them known for creating classic sports moments at every single game. To find out about upcoming sporting events you have to check out our sports calendar. See the NBA, with the New York Knicks, or Brooklyn Nets – cheer the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden or see the top games of American Football with the New York Giants and the NY Jets. Also don’t forget to book your seats at a baseball game at the Yankee Stadium, or the City Field. We are huge sports fans and have seen a lot of games in New York City and it was always worth the while. It’s an once in a lifetime experience and should be on your to do list, when you visit New York City.

We provide a individual guide for every team with tips on how to find good ticket deals below.

Art, culture & museums

New York is full of great museums. From MoMA and the Museum of Natural History to the best new museum exhibitions, there is truly something for everyone. Discover museums in New York City with these essential guides.

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New York passes: save up to 70% on Sightseeing in New York City.

New York City has 3 different sightseeing passes, which include free entry to a lot of attractions throughout the city. You are able to skip ticket queues at many of the busiest places, which also saves you a lot of valuable time. All in all you can save up to 70% on the regular prices of attraction tickets.

Find out what attractions are included in the New York Pass, the Explorer Pass or the CityPASS and make a free consultation which pass works best for you.

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