Embrace the Magic of Fall in New York City
New York City takes on a different, yet equally magical, hue as summer gives way to fall. The leaves in Central Park undergo a stunning transformation, turning into brilliant shades of red, orange, and yellow. The air is filled with the scent of pumpkin spice, roasted chestnuts, and hot apple cider. Take a stroll along the High Line, where the foliage reflects the changing seasons and offers a tranquil vantage point to admire the city. Autumn in New York brings an array of cultural events and festivals, from gallery openings to harvest fairs, setting a romantic and sophisticated scene.
Seasonal Activities & Places To Visit
- Fall Activities + Events
Discover Fall's Most Exciting Events in NYC
This autumn, New York City is bursting with cultural events, mouth-watering food festivals, and unique experiences that encapsulate the season's vibrant spirit. Here's a snapshot of what's happening:
Celebrate 50 Years of Spooky Fun at New York's Annual Village Halloween Parade. Go all out with your costumes and join the parade or simply be a spectator—either way, it's an event not to miss. If you want to elevate your experience, VIP tickets are available - the parade occurs on October 31.
ComicCon 2023: The must-attend event for all things comics, pop culture, and entertainment. October 12-15, 2023.
This is New York Exhibition: Dive into a century's worth of NYC's art and culture at the Museum of the City of New York. Open now through mid-2024, this exhibit explores the city's complex allure that has captivated creatives for generations.
Rooftop Cinema in Midtown: Keep the outdoor movie season going with a variety of classic films, including Halloween-themed favorites, screened against the city's stunning skyline. Rooftop Cinema Club hosts regular movie screenings across rooftops in Midtown.
Whether you're a foodie, a culture vulture, or simply looking to enjoy the fall atmosphere, NYC has something for everyone this season.
- Seasonal Dining
Address: 230 W 54th St, New York, NY 10019
- Open 7 days a week
- Local beer and wine selections
- Hip lobby atmosphere - in the heart of the Ameritania Hotel
- Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth: Apple cider donuts are a must-have fall treat. Visit NYC's farmers markets for this autumnal delight. Head to grownyc.org to find the perfect market.
- Feast of San Gennaro: Indulge in classic Italian dishes and take part in a cannoli-eating contest during this annual festival in Little Italy, running from September 14-24.
Rockefeller Center Plaza
Address: 45 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10111
The Shops & Restaurants at Hudson Yards
Address: 20 Hudson Yards, New York
Address: 75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011
Address: 1000 Third Avenue (59th Street and Lexington Avenue) New York, NY 10022
Union Square Autumn Market
Address: Union Square, New York, NY
Visit Union Square Autumn Market Website
Fall in Love with the Ameritania
Indulge in the enchantment of Fall in New York-- and Fall in Love with the Ameritania. This offer includes a 2PM late checkout, two complimentary drinks at Bar Ameritania, and a complimentary upgrade (based on availability).