Manhattan Monthly October 2012

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A huge New York City welcome to our newest professional sports team, the Brooklyn Nets, representing the first major league sports team back in Brooklyn in over 50 years! With 2,000 seats at Barclay’s Center costing $25 or less, professional basketball is now available to everyone! Check out the Brooklyn Nets Tickets, Schedule and Directions

NYC Halloween Costume Party Cruise – Celebrate Halloween in style on Saturday, October 27, 2012, during this 3-hour party cruise in New York City! Aboard a Zephyr yacht with two multi-level bars, enjoy a live DJ and plenty of dancing. Catch awesome views of the NYC skyline, including the Statue of Liberty and Empire State Building, while sipping Halloween-themed specialty cocktails and snacking on tasty treats. You can also win an award for your costume, so be sure to be creative!

Private VIP Empire State Building Tour with 9/11 Memorial – Experience New York City like an insider on this VIP tour, which includes private access to the Empire State Building! Before the doors open to the public, you and your group only will enter the Empire State Building with your local guide and be whisked to the 86th floor to enjoy incredible New York views without the usual crowds.

Best NYC Hotels and Packages on new 6th Ave Macys Thanksgiving Parade 2012 Route – The Macys Thanksgiving Parade Hotel route is NEW in 2012!! Here are my HAND PICKED Hotel and Vacation Package options, both on the Parade Route, and just a few minutes away. Be careful when researching older information with hotels in Times Square and on Broadway…those are no longer on the parade route!


New York Knicks Tickets, Schedule and Directions – The NY Knicks are better than ever as we welcome Jason Kidd, our newest guard! He joins a star studded cast of Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony. If you are in Manhattan, you are no more than 15 minutes from Madison Square Garden, which has some of the best sports venue food around.

Celebrities on Broadway – who isn’t on Broadway this Fall? Check out all the new Broadway Shows starring, Al Pacino and Bobby Cannavale | Jake Gyllenhaal Patti LuPone and Debra Winger | Paul Rudd and Ed Asner Cheyenne Jackson, Henry Winkler and Alicia Silverstone Katie Holmes | Tony Shalhoub | Sigourney Weaver and David Hyde Pierce and so much more!

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October Events – Top Picks

NYC October Concerts: Jay Z, Barbra Streisand, Martina McBride , Journey and Pat Benatar, Rush, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Smashing Pumpkins, John Legend

October Sports Schedules: Jets, Giants, Knicks, Yankees (Playoffs)

Halloween in New York City

Columbus Day Parade

Big Apple Circus

Annual ‘Open House’ New York City

CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival

Spa Week (Reservations open September)

New York City Wine & Food Festival

New York Television Festival

New Yorker Festival

New York City Ice Skating Rinks Open

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Ongoing New York City Events October 2012

Met Museum Roof Martini Bar (11/4)

New York Film Festival (thru 10/14)

Spy: The Exhibit in Times Square

New York City Ballet 2012-2013 Season

New in New York City

Annie on Broadway – the classic Broadway musical returns this October and tickets are on sale Now!

New York City Summer Family Fun Pass – Save 35% on 4 Top Attractions: Madame Tussuads, Empire State Building, NY Skyride, and Statue of Liberty Ferry 

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

Statue of Liberty Crown Closed for Upgrades through 2012

New York City Events: October, November, December!

Get Tickets – on Sale Now!

New Years Eve Times Square Ball Drop Gala Party – Get your Front Row View of the Ball Drop at a Private Party!

Celebrities on Broadway – who isn’t on Broadway this Fall?

NYC October Concerts: Jay Z, Barbra Streisand, Martina McBride , Journey and Pat Benatar, Rush, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Smashing Pumpkins, John Legend, Jonas Brothers

NYC November Concerts: Madonna, Justin Bieber, Aerosmith and Cheap Trick, The Who, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Bob Dylan

NYC December Concerts: One Direction, Jason Mraz, Andrea Bocelli, Neil Young & Crazy Horse

NYC Concerts 2013: Green Day, Lady Gaga, Rihanna

Radio City Christmas Spectacular with the Rockettes

New York City Holiday Lights Tours

NIT Season Tip Off and Championship Game

New York Giants Tickets, Schedule and Directions

New York Jets Tickets, Schedule and Directions

New York Knicks Tickets, Schedule and Directions

Brooklyn Nets Tickets, Schedule and Directions

New York Rangers Tickets, Schedule and Directions

MSG Tennis with Agassi, Sampras, McEnroe and Rafter

New York City Wine & Food Festival

Radio City Christmas Spectacular with the Rockettes

NYC Thanksgiving Vacation Packages

New York City Holiday Lights Tour

Big Apple Circus

October Half Price Tickets in NYC include:

– Harlem Globetrotters at Barclays Center

– Bring it On The Broadway Musical

– Mary Poppins on Broadway

Zarkana: Cirque du Soleil at Radio City Music

– Fuerza Bruta: Look Up

– Nightmare on the Hudson Halloween Cruise

– Woody Harrelson’s Bullet for Adolf

– Stomp

– Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark on Broadway

– Nightmare: Fairy Tales Haunted House

– Dangerfield’s Comedy Club

– Madame Tussauds Wax Museum

– Bateaux New York Dinner Cruise

– Chinatown and Little Italy Food Walking Tour

– Avenue Q: The Tony-Winning Musical

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

Especially Great for Kids

Harlem Globetrotters – October 7th, Barclays Center

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

Coming in November

Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

Radio City Christmas Spectacular, with the Rockettes

MSG Tennis with Agassi, Sampras, McEnroe and Rafter

The ING New York City Marathon

Veterans Day Ceremony at the Intrepid Museum

New York Comedy Festival

New York Botanical Garden Holiday Train Show

The Nutcracker Ballet at Lincoln Center

NIT Season Tip Off and Championship Game

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