8 Things to Do in NYC on Columbus Day Weekend

Central Park foliage photo-walk, Nov 2009 - 10

Columbus Day provides the opportunity for a mini fall getaway – take a break from the stress of work and school and indulge in a fun little trip.

To help you out, we’ve put together a list of our favorite things to do in NYC on Columbus Day weekend.

21 Things to Do in NYC This Fall

New York Attractions

Heading to the Big Apple for some fall festivities? There’s so many things to do that you’ll have a hard time narrowing it all down.

We’ve put together a list of our favorite things to do in NYC this fall. From events, festivals & tours, we know you’ll find something fun for your next NYC vacation.

All Around NYC Bus Tour – Tips for Your Trip


In search of the best New York City bus tours? Then you’ve come to the right place!

CitySights’ All Around Town Tour offers multiple tours for one great price. If you want the real NYC tour experience, this attraction is a definitely must-see.

Things to Do on Labor day Weekend in New York City

West Indian-American Day Labor Day Parade in Brooklyn

Labor Day weekend is the last chance for a summer getaway for many Americans. New York City is always a fun and festive place to be on this long weekend.

We put together a list of things to do in New York City over Labor Day Weekend to make it one of the best weekends of summer.

Top 10 Places to Take Pictures New York

Image Credit: Top of the Rock Facebook Page

All vacations are essentially about the experience – the sights, sounds, and tastes of the places you visit.

We put together a list of the top 10 places to take pictures in New York City during your trip.

Things to Do in New York When It’s Hot Out

Many of their exhibits are truly inspiring!

If you’ve been on the sweltering sidewalks of NYC in the summer, you know how hard it can be to find things to do in New York when it’s hot out.

Dozens of New York attractions offer you the chance to enjoy the highlights of the city and beat the heat.

How to Get Saturday Night Live Tickets

Rockefeller Plaza where Saturday Night Live is filmed.

Fans of SNL and all things comedy will appreciate experiencing a live television show taping of SNL in New York.

Check out our tips and tricks on how to get Saturday Night Live tickets. August is the time to apply!

Top of the Rock Observation Deck – Discounts & More

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The Top of the Rock features one of the best views of the New York City skyline from both an indoor observation deck, and two outdoor observation decks.

Make the most of your visit to NYC with these savings, tips, highlights & more from our Insider’s Guide.

Best NYC Attractions for Girlfriend Getaways

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Planning a great weekend getaway with the girls? We’ve got a whole itinerary of things to do that are perfect for you and your friends.

Travel smart, save money, and fit as many fun activities into your weekend getaway.

Top 4 Places to Go for New York City Skyline Views

View of Manhattan from Brooklyn, New York

We’re obsessed with city skylines and finding the best vantage points to capture them.

We sent one of our very own to NYC to scope out the best New York City skyline views, this is a list of our top 4 picks.

Things to Do in NYC on 4th of July Weekend

statue of liberty

If you want to have a really special 4th of July, head to the big city and take advantage of one of the many New York Attractions that the Big Apple is famous for.

Our list of some fun things to do in New York for 4th of July weekend. Fireworks, food, fun & much more.

2015 Summer Events & Things to Do in NYC


Summer in NYC means making the most of the warm weather and getting outside! Here are a few of our picks for the best New York summer events and things to do.

Check out this guide for insider’s info on festivals, events, & top attractions, plus ways to save on admission!

Things to Do in NYC for College Students

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A college student on a budget in NYC? Check out these 15 must-see places!

Bustling with diverse cultural life and a vibrant youth scene, The Big Apple is one of the most exciting destinations for college students.

Things to do in New York City for Memorial Day

New York City view from DUMBO

Make this long weekend memorable by checking off a few of our favorite things to do in New York City for Memorial Day. From bike tours, to skyline views, and culinary excursions, there’s lots of fun things to do and see to celebrate the holiday.

Empire State Building Discount Tickets

Empire State Building, New York City

The Empire State Building Observation Decks provide unobstructed 360-degree views of New York City, all from 1,050 feet above the city.

The top of the skyline should undoubtedly top your list of attractions to visit.