Each day in New York City has something to offer every type of traveller. Visit in the spring for the Big East NCAA Tournament or for fresh spring markets. In summer, take advantage of the parks’ concerts series and baseballs games. Attend Fall Fashion Week or the famous Macy’s Day Parade in autumn. And enjoy the city’s romantic snowfall, exciting shopping and iconic Rockefeller Christmas Tree around the holidays.


For your travel planning convenience, we’ve highlighted some of the most popular events that occur each year. For information on other notable events specific to families, business professionals, tech lovers and more, just ask our Concierge.

Quick Reference

  • Time zone

    GMT -5 hours (Eastern Standard Time)

  • Language(s) spoken


  • Electrical system

    Local voltage is 110 to 120 volts AC. Adapters may be available through the Concierge.

  • Business hours

    Monday to Friday:
    9:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • Shopping hours

    Monday to Saturday:
    10:00 am to 8:00 pm

    12:00 noon to 5:00 pm

Seasonal highlights