What to Do This Week in New York City

nycgo.com staff

If you’re in New York City this week, good timing (this goes for just about every week). New York City is home to thousands of restaurants, museums and attractions across all five boroughs. Below, we’ve gathered some of the best events in NYC for much more than a week: December 10 through the end of the holiday season. And visit our events page for things to do throughout the year in the City.

December 10–January 2

Dec
13

Broadway
Wicked

Wicked shows us how two unlikely friends grew to become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good Witch—long before Dorothy dropped into the land of Oz.

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Dec
13

Broadway
The Lion King

More than 90 million people around the world have seen this popular Disney musical, based on the animated movie of the same name.

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Dec
13

Attractions
Holiday Train Show at Grand Central Terminal

The beaux-arts landmark serves as the location for the annual holiday train show, which features model trains zipping through a miniature NYC.

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Dec
15

Other Theater
A Murray Little Christmas

Murray Hill hosts this wacky, annual holiday special and variety show.

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Dec
26

Sports
WWE Live Holiday Tour

See some of the circuit’s most famous figures wow the crowd with their amazing athleticism and showmanship.

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Dec
27

Sports
Pinstripe Bowl

Teams from the ACC and the Big 10 rumble in the Bronx.

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Dec
29

Festivals & Parades
Kwanzaa

This weeklong celebration of African-American heritage takes place December 26 to January 1 each year, and culminates in a feast and gift-giving ritual.

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Dec
31

Things to Do
Times Square Ball Drop

Celebrate the arrival of 2019 with the annual Times Square Ball Drop.

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Dec
31

Outdoors & Recreation
Midnight Run

The four-mile New Year's Eve run (what better way to kick off those resolutions?) starts at the stroke of midnight.

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