New York Nights

New York Nights

Top 5 things to do when the sun sets in the Big Apple

Travelling to the Big Apple? Once you have booked a cheap flight to New York and secured your accommodation, it is time to create a must-see vacation checklist. New York is one of the most exciting destinations in the world and there are a million cool things to do, especially at night. After all, New York is the city that never sleeps!

New York Broadway street sign

Catch a Broadway show and live the ultimate theater experience

Broadway theaters have been the core of New York’s entertainment for decades. You can choose from more than 40 theaters and a wide range of prices that fit all budgets. Find all the Broadway musicals and shows that are currently running online and book your theater tickets in advance, right after you secure your flight tickets to New York. Not only will you avoid lines, but you will also get great discounts! Alternately, you can enjoy a show in New York’s famous comedy clubs. If you visit the Lincoln Center, don’t miss the chance to see an opera, ballet or orchestral performance.

Capture a Nighttime View of Manhattan Skyline

New York City at night is one of the most spectacular and magical sights. Enjoy the most scenic views at NY’s famous skyscrapers: The Top of the Rock Observation Deck in Rockefeller Center, the Empire State Building Observation Deck and One World Trade Center Observatory.

Experience a creative art night for free

When have you booked your flight to New York and how long will you be staying? Did you know that the First Friday or Saturday of each month and on selected Fridays, there are free late hours at NYC finest art museums?! Check the following museums and spend a night full of art and culture: The Museum of Modern Art (Fri, Sat 4-9pm), the Neue Galerie New York (Fri 6-8pm), the Brooklyn Museum (Sat 5-11pm), the Morgan Library & Museum (Fri 7-9pm), the Rubin Museum of Art (Fri 6-10pm), Guggenheim (Fri 9-12pm).

New York Manhattan Bridge sunset

Catch the Staten Island Ferry or enjoy a night cruise

For a romantic evening, take the Staten Island Ferry and see the city at night for free. The ferry operates between St. George on Staten Island and Whitehall Street on lower Manhattan, offering a magical 25 minute ride with stunning views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and Manhattans’ world famous skyline.

All That Jazz

New York City has a rich jazz history and considers to be one of the jazz capitals in the world. You can listen to live jazz and enjoy amazing performances in the jazz bars and jazz clubs of Greenwich Village (Blue Note, Arturo’s Restaurant), West Village (Cornelia Street Cafe, Fat Cat, Smalls Jazz Club, Village Vanguard, 55 Bar), Upper West Side (Smoke), East Village (Jules Bistro), Rose Hill (Jazz Standard) and Hell’s Kitchen (Birdland Jazz Club). If you want to see a live performance at NY’s big live-music venue, buy your tickets in advance, as soon as you book your cheap flight to New York.