NYC Insider Guide 2015 October Events Calendar

New York City Events October 2015 include Giants and Jets football, Nets and Knicks basketball, Wine & Food Festival, Halloween, Columbus Day Parade and New York Television Festival. October concerts include The Who, Billy Joel, Iggy Azalea and some great comedy shows with Tyler Perry and Kevin James. The newest Broadway shows star Al Pacino and Taye Diggs and On Your Feet (The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan) premieres!

As October is usually the beginning of fall in NYC, the leaves, especially in Central Park, are just glorious and the first hints appear the holiday season is just around the corner. The whole city is gearing up for Halloween and lightweight coats are the dress code. If we’re lucky, the NY Yankees are on their way to the World Series and the NY Giants and NY Jets are doing well so far in football season. Add your event to the New York City Events Activities October calendar.


Half Price Tickets for New York City Events October

October Half Price Tickets NYC

October Half Price Tickets:

  • Hunger Games Exhibition in Times Square
  • Madame Tussauds New York
  • Tons of Cruises: Fall Foliage, Dinner, Cocktails, Romantic, Happy Hour, Halloween
  • Big Apple Circus
  • Affordable Art Fair: Original Paintings, Prints, More
  • New York City Cabaret Festival: Music, Magic and More
  • The Haunted Pumpkin Garden, Blood Manor, Haunted Houses

Current List of Half Price Tickets

List of Discount Broadway Tickets

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New York City Events October – Concerts and Shows

Madison Square Garden Tickets
  • Billy JoelOctober 21, 2015
  • The Who – October 27, 2015

Prudential Center (NJ) Tickets
  • The Who – October 25, 2015
Barclays Center Tickets
  • Iggy Azalea – Oct 11, 2015
  • Marc Anthony – Oct 8, 2015
Beacon Theatre Tickets
  • New York Comedy Festival
  • Joe Walsh
  • Steely Dan

More New York City Concerts

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Celebrities and Newest Broadway Shows October

China Doll Broadway Play

China Doll Broadway Play – starring Al Pacino

Al Pacino returns to Broadway in a fast-paced thriller involving big money, fast planes, a beautiful young woman, and other objects of desire. Mickey Ross, a billionaire about to go into semi-retirement, has just bought his young fiancée a new plane and is giving last-minute instructions to his assistant before leaving his office. Then the phone rings and everything changes. (Opens October 21, 2015)

On Your Feet Broadway Musical

On Your Feet Broadway Musical – The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan

On Your Feet traces the journeys of the Estefans as they travel from their native Cuba to Miami. The couple met in 1975 when Emilio was playing the keyboard in his own band, and after Gloria joined as lead vocalist, the group became known as the famous Miami Sound Machine. The show includes hits including “Conga,” “1-2-3” and “Rhythm Is Gonna Get You.” Opens October 5, 2015

Hamilton Broadway Musical

Hamilton Broadway Musical – Broadway’s Newest Hit

Join the Obama’s and be the first to see Hamilton, the rap-and-hip-hop infused new musical about Alexander Hamilton, our most controversial founding father. From orphan, immigrant bastard to George Washington’s top aide, Hamilton rises to the top of the newborn government as he survives the country’s first sex scandal.

Hedwig and the Angry Inch Broadway Musical

Hedwig and the Angry Inch Broadway MusicalStarring Taye Diggs

Called “the Best Rock Musical Ever” by Rolling Stone, this musical comedy is about a fictional rock ‘n’ roll band, fronted by Hedwig, a transgender woman, told in the form of a rock concert where Hedwig tells his/her life story. Starring Taye Diggs July 22 – October 11, 2015

Full List of Broadway Shows

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NYC Insider Print Map and Guide to Manhattan

Download over 100 pages of NYC maps, information and recommendations in less than 5 minutes! Our NYC Insider Printable Map Guide Book includes organized, easy to follow, color coded guides to NYC, detailed maps of every neighborhood, weekly chart of Free Museum Days and Times and free weekly neighborhood tours, Best of NYC Categories and lists by ALL native New Yorkers and much more.

The New York City Travel Guide 2015 is your NYC PRE VACATION Guide, sort of like, “New York City 101.” This book is an overview of NYC to help you PLAN your trip so you make the absolute MOST of your time and money here. Think of this book as the guide to answer all the most commonly asked questions and avoid the most common NYC Vacation and Trip Planning mistakes.

The NYC Map Printable Bonus Guide is a 14 page downloadable Bonus Guide, compiled of the best free, downloadable local neighborhood maps with stores and shops block by block put together by our local NYC neighborhood associations; all formatted and ready for you to print.

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NYC Fall Sports – Giants, Jets, Rangers, Knicks, Nets

Make sure to add a NYC Game Day to your NYC vacation – it’s an absolute MUST in NYC! To many New Yorkers, Fall Equals the Holy Grail of Sports and this is why it is their favorite of the four seasons. It is possible to watch NINE NY Sports team live in October!!!!

The Giants and Jets are right in the middle of football season. Knicks and Nets basketball is just getting started, as is the NY Rangers hockey season. Plus this year, we welcome the NY Islandersto Barclays Center and our newest professional sports team, NYCFC to Yankees Stadium. If we’re lucky, we’ll also catch the Yankees or Mets in the Playoffs or World Series.

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Halloween in New York City

Halloween in NYC
Central Park Halloween
© NYCLovesNYC

The best things to do on Halloween in New York City, for both adults AND kids! The New York Halloween Parade in Greenwich Village is one of the largest and most famous in the world. There are tons of Halloween parties in NYC and all the best attractions, like Top of the Rock and Central Park, celebrate Halloween in New York City style.

See Halloween in New York City for the spookiest things to do in October.

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Fun Things to do in New York in Fall

Things to do in New York in Fall

There is no shortage of fun things to do in Autumn in NYC. Whether it’s biking, sailing, boating, walking, horseback riding or cheering on one of our awesome New York sports teams, you can do it all with the glorious and vibrant colored leaves as your backdrop.

Here are some of our top picks for Fun Things to do in New York in Fall.

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Big Apple Circus

Big Apple Circus New York City

October 21, 2015 – January 10, 2016
Lincoln Center Plaza in Damrosch Park

The spectacular Big Apple Circus leaps into its 38th Season with the all-new show, The Grand Tour – A Circus Extravaganza!, where no seat is more than 50 feet from the ring! This show celebrates the vitality of life at the city epicenter, the crossroads of the world.

Half price tickets often at GoldStar. More information at Big Apple Circus.

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Join my favorite NYC Deal Sites and save on your New York City Vacation starting today. The sooner you sign up (FREE) for the best NYC Deal Lists, the sooner you start saving on:

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Most Popular Things to Do in New York City in October

What to book and buy NOW…NYC’s Most Popular Tickets for New York City Events October

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Ongoing New York City Events October 2015

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NYC Festivals, Fairs and Parades Fall

NYC Festivals Fairs Parades Fall

Fall is chock full of Festivals, Fairs and Parades in NYC, so many, that we’ve created a whole guide just for NYC Festivals, Fairs and Parades in New York City. Some of the awesome events include:

  • Annual Feast of San Gennaro
  • New Yorker Festival
  • Annual Columbus Day Parade
  • New York Television Festival
  • Annual ‘Open House’
  • CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival

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Ice Skating in New York City

Ice Skating New York City | Rockefeller Center

For tourists and locals alike, ice skating at Central Park, Rockefeller Center and Bryant Park is a classic New York winter experience.

We also have several other Ice Skating Rinks around the city and outer boroughs.

Here are the details for Ice Skating in New York City, including rates and dates plus NYC Insider Tips for discounts and coupons.

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Times Talks – New York Times Live Interviews

Times Talks New York Times Live Celebrity Interviews

TimesCenter
242 West 41st Street (7th/ 8th Aves)
Tickets usually $30
www.timestalks.com

Now, this is NYC! Times Talks are a diverse series of interviews, in a fairly intimate setting, with world-famous authors, actors, politicians and celebrities (I mean SUPER A-LIST), each facilitated by a New York Times reporter (Master of Ceremonies).

Top picks for October? Usually celebrity chefs, such as Giada De Laurentiis, Bobby Flay, Mario Batali and more, celebrating the Food and Wine Festival.

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Spa Week – The best NYC Spa Services for $50

Spa Week NYC - Great Jones Spa

October 12-18, 2015; Reservations open Sept 8, 2015

Hundreds of top spas around the city offer treatments for $50. Facials, massages, laser hair removal and more. My favorite spa is Great Jones (at left), because of their amazing water lounge, steam and sauna, however, they no longer have the best spa week deals. Another great spa that partakes in Spa Week is Elizabeth Arden. See Spa Week for details.

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Tickets on Sale in October

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