November NYC Round Up – so many fun things happening in NYC as we kick off the holiday season!
Date: 11/17-12/24 (closed on Thanksgiving)
Address: 14th & Union Square
Annual Holiday Train Show at New York Botanical Gardens
Price: $20 adult/$10 kids
The New York Botanical Garden’s annual Holiday Trade Show is returning to celebrate their 25th year. Over 150 replicas of New York City buildings and famous landmarks (Grand Central, Brooklyn Bridge, Radio City Music Hall) created from various plant parts will on display all surrounded by over 25 model trains and trolleys. This year will debut Coney Island’s Cyclone, Wonder Wheel (complete with LED sign) and the Queensboro Bridge.
FiDi Families Insiders: If you can get there during the week, the mornings are very quiet!
The 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
FiDi Families Insiders: Although the most crowded, if you can snag a view by 34th Street (Macy’s) that’s where all of the full performances take place- Broadway Show numbers, Bands and more. If you are looking to avoid the crowds steer away from the main viewing areas and try for a spot on Central Park Website