It’s the most wonderful time of the year- and by “it” we mean Fall in NYC. Whether you’re tasting the season’s harvest at craft ciders or getting your thrill at haunted houses, the crisp air is filled with adventure. Get the most out of the months ahead with & must-do Fall events.
FAVORITE FALL HAPPENINGS
OKTOBERFEST NYC– Escape to Munich without ever leaving NYC thanks to Watermark’s annual Oktoberfest extravaganza on Pier 15. Enjoy one-liter steins ($16) filled to the brim with Hofbrau, Weihenstephan or Radeberger beer while feasting on German cuisine such as brats and pretzels all while taking in the amazing views along the East River. Reserve your spot here.
CIDER WEEK– For seven days celebrate craft cider by sipping at more than 50 bars and restaurants in NYC and indulge in free tastings, events and workshops at popular drinking dens such as Chelsea Wine Vault and Craftbar. October 21-30, for more info click here.
VILLAGE HALLOWEEN PARADE- The big Village Halloween Parade features 53 bands, dancers, artists, puppets, and thousands of New Yorkers in costume parading up 6th Avenue from Spring St. to 16th St. Costumes are mandatory. October 31 at 7pm, for more info click here.
QUEEN’S COUNTY FALL FARM FAIR– Celebrate fall at the farm! Country western band Savannah Sky will keep your feet tapping as you wander through the Pumpkin Patch. The Amazing Maize Maze will finally be open and you can watch the farm’s flock of Cotswold and Romney sheep get a new hairdo during a shearing demonstration. More info here.
HALLOWEEN AT THE ZOO- Boo at the zoo features costume parades, magic shows, a hay maze, scary stories, pumpkin carving, and treats at the Bronx Zoo and is included for free with a regular ticket. October 1-31, for more info click here.