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What's New in NYC

Courtesy, Forbes Massie Heatherwick Studio

New York City is always changing. This short video covers what’s new and what’s ahead.

NEW YORK CITY MEETINGS AND EVENTS

New York City’s excitement, energy and value are unparalleled, and holding an event here practically guarantees record attendance. Here’s a look at some key developments across the five boroughs, including new and renovated meetings hotels, infrastructure developments, recently opened attractions and the latest in world-class entertainment, as well as a look at what’s ahead for the City.

THE FIVE BOROUGHS

No city in the world can match New York City’s unparalleled energy or the tremendous pride New Yorkers take in opening their arms to the City’s visitors. There is always something fun, exciting, new and inviting to do here, no matter what kind of experience you prefer. With Broadway shows, outdoor movies or concerts, tours of museums or historical attractions, cuisine from every world culture and more, there are endless opportunities of discovery in each of the City’s five boroughs—the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island.

TRAVEL & TOURISM BY THE NUMBERS

  • New York City welcomed record 62.8 million total visitors in 2017, comprising 49.7 million domestic and 13.1 million international travelers.
  • 79% of visitors traveled for leisure, while 21% traveled for business.
  • 6.2 million of these visitors were attending meetings and events in the City.
  • New York City has the most active hotel development pipeline in the country, with more than 117,300 hotel rooms as of October 2018 and an expected inventory of 122,500 hotel rooms by year-end. By the end of 2021, New York City will be home to more than 140,000 hotels rooms.

New York City’s prominence as a global business and financial capital and vibrant mix of arts and culture means it's a can’t-miss destination for meetings and events. NYC & Company, the City’s official CVB, works with planners at every stage of the event cycle to create the best possible experience for attendees. Get in touch so that we can partner with you on your next event.

 

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Major Investments

 

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Quick Links

 

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Neighborhoods

 

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Events & Anniversaries

 

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Arts, Culture & Entertainment

 

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Attractions, Tours, & Sports

 

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NYC Retail

 

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NYC Dining & Nightlife

 

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NYC & Company Programs

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