Holiday & Seasonal Guides
No matter what month it is, there's always something happening in New York. Whether it's street fairs, film festivals, or holidays, we've put together a guide to New York City's ever-growing calendar, with helpful tips and information on parades, secular and religious holidays, and our comprehensive NYC.com seasonal guides!
With over eight million residents in the five boroughs, there are a ton of overlapping interests, hobbies, and obsessions. From writers and poets to filmmakers and musicians to kids and sailors, New Yorkers will jump at almost any reason to get together with like-minded people. Here's where you'll find them.
New York probably celebrates more holidays than any other American city because the eight million people here come from all over the world. Learn more about the big holidays in New York.
Mom deserves nothing but the best on her special day, and NYC.com gives you lots of suggestions to make her feel like queen for a day—or all year long!
The days of ticker-tape may be long gone, but that doesn't mean you won't find New Yorkers streaming down avenues and side streets, costumed or in plain clothes, singing or chanting, and having a generally great time. But when and where to find these festivities? We'll tell you the exact route!