Best New Year’s Eve Events

nycgo.com staff

The City’s most popular New Year’s Eve celebration is a modest 6-ton ball drop in Times Square. But it’s not the only way to ring in 2018; beyond that confetti-laden display, there are parties, concerts, fireworks displays and even a brisk 4-mile jog through Central Park. We’ve listed some of our favorite options below; check our guide to NYC’s best New Year’s Day events for ways to follow up the big night.

Mar
11

Museums & Galleries
Dakota Modern: The Art of Oscar Howe

retrospective of this Yanktonai Dakota artist’s work

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Mar
18

Museums & Galleries
Healing Practices: Stories from Himalayan Americans

contemporary use of ancient Buddhist healing practices

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Apr
6

Museums & Galleries
Whitney Biennial 2022: Quiet as It’s Kept

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May
1

Museums & Galleries
Henri Matisse: The Red Studio

Learn the story behind this iconic painting.

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May
28

Museums & Galleries
Banksy: Building Castles in the Sky

This exhibition brings together more than 100 original works and objects by the British artist known as Banksy.

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Jun
1

Visitor Information
Sanitation Museum Pop-Up

This exhibit at Floyd Bennet Field covers the history of sanitation in Jamaica Bay through photographs and other archival materials.

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Jul
6

Broadway
Funny Girl

Beanie Feldstein the role Streisand made famous

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Jul
6

Broadway
Mr. Saturday Night

Billy Crystal reprises his film role

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Jul
6

Broadway
Macbeth

the Scottish Play starring Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga

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Jul
6

Broadway
Paradise Square

story of a saloon in Manhattan’s Five Points neighborhood in the 1860s

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Jul
6

Arts & Culture
Black Atlantic

A public art installation celebrates transatlantic connections.

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Jul
6

Performing Arts
Joyce Theater Spring/Summer 2022 Season

Old favorites return to the Joyce’s stage.

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