NYC - The Official Guide

Something to Do All 31 Days in December 2019 staff

December is a festive time in NYC. The month brings a dazzling array of holiday shows, the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting and museum events happening all month long. If you need a change of pace from the seasonal cheer, head to the City’s museums or dine out at a seasonal restaurant. This planner will keep you busy until the clock strikes midnight on New Year’s Eve.


December 1:  23 Days of Flatiron Cheer 

Knickerbocker Hotel’s Holiday Boutique Knickerbocker Hotel’s Holiday Boutique. Courtesy, The Knickerbocker Hotel.
Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree. Photo: Julienne Schaer
Downtown 81 at the Museum of the Moving Image Downtown 81. Courtesy, Museum of the Moving Image
Wicked Wicked. Photo: Joan Marcus
New York Botanical Garden Holiday Train Show. Photo: Christopher Postlewaite
The Christmas Show at St. George Theatre. Courtesy, St. George Theatre.
Brooklyn Nutcracker The Brooklyn Nutcracker. Photo: Julie Lemberger
Bryant Park, Holiday Winter Village at Bryant Park. Photo: Brittany Petronella

December 18:  Serra Alpina by Birreria

Hello Panda Festival at Citi Field Hello Panda Festival at Citi Field. Courtesy, CPAA North America, Inc.
Make Music Winter Make Music Winter. Courtesy, Make Music NY

December 21:  Make Music Winter

Winter Lantern Festival Courtesy, Winter Lantern Festival


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