empire state building, 2019

Attractions, Sports & Tours

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  • NYC Must-See WeekSM | Citywide | January/February
    • NYC & Company signature program that runs each winter, offering 2-for-1 tickets to attractions, museums, tours and more. The next iteration will take place January 21–February 9, 2020.
  • Vessel | Manhattan | March 2019
    • The centerpiece of the public square in Hudson Yards is an interactive public landmark designed by Thomas Heatherwick with 154 interconnected flights of stairs, providing unobstructed views of the Hudson River.
  • Pip’s Island | Manhattan | May 2019
    • This immersive family-friendly attraction challenges children to save the day with a first-person adventure, complete with live actors and puppets, in the heart of the Theatre District.
  • Central Park’s Belvedere Castle | Manhattan | June 2019
    • The 19th-century lookout point above the park’s turtle pond recently reopened following an extensive renovation that upgraded and preserved the structure in its former glory.
  • Empire State Building | Manhattan | Fall 2019
    • The icon offers a new visitor experience, including a museum on the 2nd floor that highlights its history, an entrance including a replica of the building and self-ticketing kiosks that decrease wait time.
    • The upcoming “NYC: Above and Beyond” experience, in partnership with NYC & Company, will allow visitors to create custom five-borough travel itineraries.
  • Edge | Manhattan | 2020
    • Hudson Yards will soon be home to the tallest outdoor observation deck in the western hemisphere at more than 1,000 feet, with a partially see-through floor and panoramic views of the Hudson River and the NYC skyline.
  • XFL New York Guardians | NYC Tristate Area | February 2020
    • The inaugural season for NYC’s brand-new American football team will kick off after the 2019–20 NFL season concludes, joining a roster of professional sports teams.
  • Luna Park | Brooklyn | Summer 2020
    • The world-famous Coney Island’s amusement park will debut a new adventure park, complete with a log flume, ropes course and zipline. The project will increase the Luna Park attractions by 50 percent.
  • One Vanderbilt | Manhattan | August 2020
    • Towering above Grand Central Terminal, the fourth-tallest structure in NYC will feature a restaurant from Daniel Boulud and an observation deck 1,000 feet above the City.
  • New York City Marathon 50th Anniversary | Citywide | November 1, 2020
    • The world’s largest marathon turns 50 in 2020, when more than 50,000 runners from 125+ countries will celebrate throughout the five boroughs.
  • TSX Broadway | Manhattan | 2021
    • The hospitality and retail space will feature the largest LED light display in the area, a 669-room hotel, 10 floors of retail space, outdoor terrace and the only permanent Times Square performance stage.
  • Universal Hip Hop Museum | The Bronx | 2023
    • Located just south of Yankee Stadium, this new space will pay homage to the South Bronx’s rich culture and history as the birthplace of hip-hop.