Manhattan Monthly August 2012

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Most Popular Things to Do in New York City in August

Ground Zero Memorial and 9/11 Memorial Museum

The 9/11 Memorial is officially one year old. Free tickets to see the Memorial are now available and booking QUICKLY. If you want to visit the Ground Zero Memorial this year, make your free reservations now!

Check out this great New Years Eve Times Square Ball Drop Gala Party customized by local NYC vacation experts. Attend your own exclusive party overlooking Times Square, on the 22nd Floor, high above the crowds, with a view of the NYC Skyline, the celebration and the Times Square Ball Drop! Enjoy an open bar, hors d’oeuvres and desserts, DJ dance music and of course, the view to end all views!

NYC Insider Guide to Movie and Television Tours -Take a guided tour of the New York sites you know and love from your favorite TV shows and movies! Choose from the Central Park Movie Sites Walking Tour, Gossip Girl Sites Tour, Sex and the City Hotspots Tour, NBC Studio Tour, Sopranos Sites Tour, New York City Original Rock ‘n’ Roll Walking Tour and many more!!!

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August Events – Top Picks

US Tennis Open Schedule – full schedule, NYC Insider tips, tickets and discount codes. August 27 –
September 9, 2012

Central Park Film Festival – August 21-25, 2012

Central Park SummerStage

Top NYC Theater Discounts This Month

AC Milan vs. Real Madrid Soccer at Yankee Stadium

NY Yankees August Schedule Tickets

New York Mets August Schedule and Tickets

Downtown Dance Festival, Battery Park

Metropolitan Opera Free Summer HD Festival

Barney’s New York Warehouse Sale – August 23 – September 3, 2012

FREE Broadway in Bryant Park – Thursdays, 12:30-1:30

August 2: Chaplin | Mamma Mia! | One Man, Two Guvnors | Silence

August 9: Chicago | Rebecca | Evita | Rent

NY Giants and NY Jets PreSeason Football

Air Force Week – August 19-21, 2012

More NYC August Events

Ongoing New York City Events August 2012

Central Park SummerStage

Bryant Park Film Festival

Met Museum Roof Martini Bar

Terracotta Warriors in Times Square

Spy: The Exhibit in Times Square

TODAY Summer
Concert Series

Free Military NYC Museum Admission

Restaurant Week

Intrepid Museum Summer Movie Series

Good Morning America Summer Concert Series

Zarkana by Cirque du Soleil

Broadway in Bryant Park

Shakespeare in the Park

New in New York City

New York City Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting Vacation

New Thanksgiving Day Parade Route 2012 The 2012 Thanksgiving Parade route starts on Central Park West and 77th Street, marches South on Central Park West to Columbus Circle, turns east on Central Park South and South on 6th Avenue to Macy’s at 34th Street at Herald Square. New Thanksgiving Parade Route Vacation Packages coming soon!!!!

NYC Insider Print Guide Updates

  • Added Kosher Restaurants and Farmers Markets pages.
  • CityPASS prices raised to $89 Adult. $64 Kids 6-17.
  • New York Pass prices raised to Adult $80 (1 Day), $130 (2 Day), $165 (3 Day), $210 (7 Day). Kids prices raised at similar rates.
  • Changes made to AMNH costs on Discount Passes.
  • Mars 2112 (Kid’s Restaurant) CLOSED. Replaced with Ninja New York.

Downtown NYC Tours | 9/11 Memorial, Statue of Liberty, Wall Street

Statue of Liberty Crown Closed for Upgrades

New York City Events: August, September, October, November!

Get Tickets – on Sale Now!

US Tennis Open – select tickets on sale NOW and selling quickly!

NYC August Concerts: Coldplay, Kenny Chesney, American Idols Live

NYC September Concerts: Madonna, Bruce Springsteen, Jay Z

NYC October Concerts: Barbra Streisand, Journey, Rush, Idina Menzel

NYC November Concerts: Madonna, Justin Bieber

New York City Wine & Food Festival

Radio City Christmas Spectacular with the Rockettes

NYC Thanksgiving Vacation Packages

New York City Wine & Food Festival

New Year’s Eve Times Square VIP Party

New York City Holiday Lights Tour

August Half Price Tickets in NYC include:

Zarkana: Cirque du Soleil at Radio City Music

– Spiegelworld Empire

– Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark

– Sister Act, Starring Raven-Symoné

– New York Yankees, New York Mets

– Chinatown and Little Italy Food Walking Tour

– Circle Line Shark Speedboat Thrill Ride

– Madame Tussauds Wax Museum

– Luxury Bus Day Trips to the Hamptons

– Groove Buffet: An R&B/Motown/Soul Revue at B.B. King’s

– Acrobatic Urban Circus Traces — As Seen on America’s Got Talent

Thinking of a City Sights Bus Tour? – save 5$ OFF NYC Sightseeing 

Especially Great for Kids

Intrepid Museum Summer Movie Series

August 3rd: Jurassic Park

August 17th: The Goonies

Riverflicks FREE Movies in Hudson River Park

Spy: The Exhibit in Times Square

On Broadway: Wicked, Lion King, Spiderman, War Horse, Mary Poppins, Newsies

Coming in September

US Tennis Open

9-11 Memorial Service

San Gennaro Festival

Fashion Week in NYC by Mercedes-Benz and Fashion Night Out

Annual African American Day Parade

New York City Wine & Food Festival

Harvest in the Square

See all September Events

Print NYC Insider Guide Book Updates

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