Ready to take a trip to New York this spring? You’ll discover an unbelievable array of activities, festivals, and events throughout NYC and the surrounding state. These are four of the best – but there are still plenty more to choose from! And just remember – our friendly desk attendants at Night Hotel Times Square are always happy to provide personal recommendations and point you in the right direction!
For two weeks, from March 25 through April 8, the iconic Macy’s adds to their colorful inventory with a bright display of fresh floral sights and scents. Held outdoors in Broadway Plaza, you’ll find yourself surrounded by beautiful flowers as you enjoy a range of special activities. Events held during the show include live music, activities for kids, and daily flower talks and seminars.
On April 7th and 8th, central New York plays host to an incredible festival featuring the freshest maple products, entertainment, activities, and a huge selection of arts and crafts. Whether you come for the food, the events, the shopping, or simply the experience, this family-friendly event is sure to sweeten your spring!
Held this year from April 18th through the 29th, the Tribeca Film Festival in lower Manhattan is well worth attending at least once. Dedicated to helping filmmakers reach the broadest possible audience, the festival highlights both local and international artists. You’ll find a diverse selection of films and activities including talks and events, with celebrities ranging from Ethan Hawke and Jane Fonda to Lily Hamlin and Chris Rock headlining. While some events require purchasing tickets in advance, many are free to the public.
On April 28 and 29th, you can enjoy this incredible craft beer and food event at Hunter Mountain in the Northern Catskills. First held in Hyde Park 20 years ago by the Culinary Institute of America, TAP® New York showcases the best selections from area breweries. Whether you prefer lagers and IPAs or stouts and ales, you’re sure to find plenty on tap from over 120 craft breweries offering more than 300 beers. All of these great beers are complemented by cooking demonstrations and food galore. It offers a fun-filled day of indulgence – for adults only.
Sakura Matsuri offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture. The festival celebrates the Japanese cultural tradition of enjoying each moment of the cherry blossom season. Saturday, April 28–Sunday, April 29, 2018 | 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
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