Activities

Real New York Tours

This highly rated experience offers up close and personal tours of the city, including the Lower East Side and Williamsburg, Brooklyn; Morningside Heights and Harlem; six- hour tours of the entire island from Central Park to Chinatown; and more. Group tours are available by subway and foot, and private tours are also available.  Prices and schedules vary.

Resorts World Casino New York City

The casino is the first of its kind in the city and features 5,000-plus slot machines and electronic table games, plus a full-service restaurant (RW Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar), a food court and complimentary nightly entertainment. Adjacent to Aqueduct Raceway.

Hours: Daily 10 am-6 am

Rock Junket New York City's Original Rock ‘n' Roll Walking Tour

These tours take visitors to famous rock music sites around NYC.

Rockefeller Center Tour

The Channel Gardens, world-famous skating rink, statues of Prometheus and Atlas and more are featured on this 75-minute walking tour that educates guests on the creation of the historic venue and the life and accomplishments of John D. Rockefeller Jr. Tours run daily, every 30 minutes, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., excluding 6 p.m. & 6:30 p.m., or you can opt for an unscheduled tour. $25.

Rum & Blackbird Tasting Tours

Travel on foot for three hours throughout Hell’s Kitchen, sampling culinary treats from mom-and-pop shops, such as Latin cuisine from Empanada Mama, apple pie by Little Pie Company and Greek pastries at Poseidon Bakery. Apr.-Oct. 31: Thurs-Sun noon, Nov. 1-Mar. 31: Sat noon. $49 per person. For meeting points and tickets, call 212.209.3370.

Sakina’s Restaurant

(Previews begin Oct. 5, 2018, opens Oct. 14, 2018, closes Nov. 4, 2018)

Actor/writer Aasif Mandvi’s funny and heartwarming one-man show is about an Indian immigrant who comes to New York to work in a restaurant and live the American dream. 

Week of Oct. 1, 2018: F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 pm

Week of Oct. 8, 2018: Tu-F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 5 pm

Weeks of Oct. 15 & 22, 2018: Tu-F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 pm

Week of Oct. 28, 2018: Tu, Th-Su 8 pm, Sa & Su 2 pm

Tickets: $57-$97

Save Coney Island! History Walking Tour

Coney Island’s heritage and landmarks and the importance of preservation are discussed on a stroll down Surf Avenue. Dates/times/prices vary. www.saveconeyisland.net.

Savory Sojourns

From cooking lessons to touring Union Square’s Farmer’s Market, professional foodie Addie Tomei guides walkers through Brooklyn, the Bronx and Manhattan’s maze of culinary delights. $125-$210, including meals with wine, taxes and gratuities. Advance reservations are necessary. For more information, call 888.972.8679.

School of Rock

(Closes Jan. 20, 2019)

(2 hrs 30 mins)

It’s only rock ‘n’ roll, but the kids at a prestigious prep school love it when their wannabe-rock-star substitute teacher turns them into a rock band. The 2003 movie of the same name has been adapted for the stage by Julian Fellowes, who created “Downton Abbey,” while the score includes 14 new songs written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Glenn Slater.

Schedule: M-Tu 7 pm, F-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 2 & 7 pm

Tickets: $59-$155

Scott's Pizza Tours

Knowledgeable tour guides take groups via foot or bus to explore the history of the New York pizzeria and to sample various slices. Tours available in neighborhoods including Greenwich Village, Times Square and Boerum Hill, Brooklyn. Days/times/prices vary. Bus tours Sun only. 212.913.9903.

 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Activities