Manhattan Monthly November 2011

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Halloween in New York City – Parade, Pumpkins, Parties and More!

It’s not too late to book your Halloween New York City Vacation Package customized by local NYC vacation experts.

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting – Wednesday, November 30, 2011. Check out my tips on the best views of the tree, ice skating in Rockefeller Center, Christmas Dinner, Christmas Open Attractions and more.

Thanksgiving Parade Private Indoor View & Breakfast – Starting to re-think standing outside in the cold with no food and no bathroom for 6 hours at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade? Normally, I’d tell you all the good indoor spots are booked a year in advance, but this Thanksgiving Parade Private Indoor View & Breakfast was just announced!

Holidays: Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving Dinner, Christmas, New Year’s Eve

Broadway Shows open on Thanksgiving and Christmas

Most Popular Things to Do in New York City – What to Book now!
Book of Mormon, New York Giants, Ground Zero Memorial, Thanksgiving Dinner, Wicked on Broadway

New York City Holiday Lights Tour – New York City during Holiday season is a don’t miss! Get in the festive spirit by taking an evening New York City Holiday Lights Tour of Manhattan’s glittering holiday-season lights.

NYC Vacation Rental – Rent MY apartment! Great location (Union Square), awesome price. Limited dates left, but the week of Thanksgiving is available!

The New York City Go Select Card allows you to pick the exact attractions you want to see, print your tickets and go. This pass is great for those who know exactly what they want to do in NYC. You pay only for the attractions you want to see and the more you choose, the more you save!

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November Events – Top Picks

NYC November Concerts: Jay-Z and Kanye West, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Josh Groban, Furthur, Sting, Enrique Iglesias, Paul Simon, Kid Rock

85th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

Radio City Christmas Spectacular, with the Rockettes

The ING New York City Marathon

Veterans Day Ceremony at the Intrepid Museum

New York Comedy Festival

New York Botanical Garden Holiday Train Show

New York City Ice Skating Rinks Open

Twelfth Annual Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square

The Nutcracker Ballet at Lincoln Center

NIT Season Tip Off and Championship Game

NYC Designer Sample Sales November – Most samples are announced with only a few days notice, but often, they take place the same time every year. Scheduled November Sample sales include Theory, Furla and James Perse. Other November 2010 NYC Sample Sales that may be held again include: Christian Louboutin,
Manolo Blahnik,
La Perla,
Hugo Boss,
Rebecca Minkoff,
Giorgio Armani,
Nanette Lepore,
Catherine Malandrino and
Joseph Abboud Menswear.

Ongoing New York City Events November 2011

Big Apple Circus

New York Giants Tickets, Schedule and Directions

New York Jets Tickets, Schedule and Directions

New York Knicks Tickets, Schedule and Directions

More New York City November Events

New in New York City

Downtown NYC Tours | 9/11 Memorial, Statue of Liberty, Wall Street – Since the opening of the 9/11 Memorial, there are lots of new New York City Tours covering downtown, the 9/11 Memorial, World Trade Centers, Wall Street and Statue of Liberty. Of course, you can use any of the NYC Pass Discounts to see these areas on your own, but if you’d like a Guided Escorted Tour with a professional, and all your reservations made in advance, check out one of these great new Downtown NYC Tours

Statue of Liberty Crown Closing for Upgrades November

On November 1, 2011, all interior spaces of the Statue of Liberty will close while upgrades are made to the 125 year old pedestal and the 200 year old fort base from which the statue rises. Liberty Island will remain open so a visit should remain part of your travel plans. What does this mean for you? Read the details at Statue of Liberty Tickets

OpenTable – Thanksgiving Dinner Reservations Now Open

New York Knicks – as far as I know, there is still no resolution to the NBA lockout, so the schedule may be different than shown, stay tuned!

New York City Events: October, November, December!

Get Tickets – on Sale Now!

NYC November Concerts: Jay-Z and Kanye West, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Josh Groban, Furthur, Sting, Enrique Iglesias, Paul Simon, Kid Rock

NYC December Concerts: Tori Amos, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, Twisted Sister

NYC Thanksgiving Vacation Packages

New Year’s Eve Times Square VIP Party

New York City Holiday Lights Tour

Radio City Christmas Spectacular with the Rockettes

The Nutcracker Ballet at Lincoln Center

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

September was Back to Broadway month, when all the new shows came out and a new round of celebrities join us including Harry Connick Jr, Tyne Daly, Woody Allen, Mandy Patinkin, Kim Cattral.

November Half Price Tickets in NYC include:

– Big Apple Circus: Dream Big

– Rockefeller Center Ice Skating

– Yacht Cruise to Bear Mountain

– Radio City Christmas Spectacular Rockettes

– A Christmas Carol at The Players Theatre

– Thanksgiving Dinner Cruise of NY Harbor

90-Minute New York Twilight Cruise

– RENT, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Rock Musical

– Fuerza Bruta: Look Up

– Jazz at Lincoln Center

– Dancing and Drinks on Tropicana Friday Cruise

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Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show – February 13, 2012

Tennis Showdown at Madison Square Garden – March 5, 2012

Harlem Globetrotters – February 18, 2012

Especially Great for Kids

Big Apple Circus – Dream Big

Twelfth Annual Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square

Citi Pond at Bryant Park’s Second Annual Family Day Event – 11/12

On Broadway: Wicked, Lion King, Addams Family, Billy Elliot, Spiderman

Coming in December

NYC December Concerts: Tori Amos, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, Twisted Sister

December Sports Schedules: Jets, Giants, Knicks

See all December Events

Print NYC Insider Guide Book Updates

The MTA one-day subway metro card is no longer available

See all NYC Insider Print Guide Updates

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