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Things To Do Presidents Day Weekend Manhattan NYC

Things To Do In Manhattan NYC Over The Presidents Day Weekend

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Presidents Day Weekend Weather. The Temperature highs will be in the mid 50's on Friday, dropping to the mid 40's on Saturday and high 30's on Sunday. The temperature lows will be in the mid 30's Friday and Sunday, dropping to the mid 20's on Saturday. Rain - It's clear through most of the weekend, but there's a 50% chance of about an inch of rain occurring sometime after 8 pm on Sunday. Winds will be in the 5 mph range throughout the weekend. The Humidity will be between 50% - 60% throughout the weekend. Click for Manhattan Weather.

You can watch theater, visit the NYC art museums, and eat out at one of the Manhattan restaurants NYC or go shopping in Manhattan locales including Midtown, the Upper West & East Sides & the Village.

Brief History of Presidents Day Holiday in NYC

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Presidents Day Holiday Special Events in Manhattan NYC

The following are several specially scheduled Presidents Day events in Manhattan over the long weekend.

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The Mount Vernon Hotel Museum at 421 East 61st Street on the Upper East Side is hosting its annual Washington Birthday Ball from 1 pm to 3 pm. Washington was said to be a good dancer [history / $15 / $10 for kids under 12].

The NY Historical Society at 170 Central Park West at 77th Street on the Upper West Side of Manhattan is hosting a Presidents Day event entitled Cocoa with the Founders from 1 - 4 pm. Cocoa was said to be as important a drink as coffee and tea back in colonial times, and the NY Historical Society will be visited by actors playing George & Martha Washington and Benjamin Franklin to bring you up to speed [free w/ admission which is $21 down to $6 and kids under 4 are free].

The Museum of the City of New York at 5th Avenue at 104th Street on the UES has some programming / exhibits dedicated to the celebration of Presidents Day in New York on exhibit through the weekend. And the New York Historical Society at 76th Street and Central Park West has a lecture running over the weekend about the Presidents. Both UNCONFIRMED.

The Manhattan Chinese New Year Parade begins at 1 pm at Canal and Mott Street in Chinatown. The parade then heads south, taking Park Row east across Bowery, jutting one block on Catherine Street before continuing on East Broadway to Forsythe where it heads north to Chrystie into Sara Roosvelt Park where the fireworks celebration occurs. It ends about 4.30 pm.

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Manhattan Historical Sites & Museums - Presidents Day Weekend Things To Do Manhattan

Manhattan is home to innumerable historic and cultural sites. Some of the most notable historic sites include the the Dykman Farmhouse, the Morris-Jumel Mansion, the American Museum of Natural History, Mount Vernon Hotel, the Museum of the City of New York, the Jewish Museum, the Museo del Barrio, the Africa Center at 1280 5th Avenue at 109th Street, the Morgan Library, the Theodore Roosevelt House, and the Tenement Museum.

 

Presidents Day Events In Manhattan - Skating & Train Show

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Skating in Bryant Park at 42nd Street between 5th & 6th Avenues returned the last weekend of October [10/27/18] and will continue into Spring 2019. The rink is open from 8 am - 10 pm and admission is free, but skates, lockers, helmets et al are charged on a per item basis. The Rockefeller Center Skating Rink opened in October and they're open from 8.30 am to 12 midnight daily through the Winter. They charge $32 / $27 / $25 for admission and there's a $12 skating rentalfee.

The 17th Holiday Train Show at Grand Central Station runs through February 24, 2019 at Grand Central Station at Park Avenue and 42nd Street. The train show is located near the northwest corner of the main floor and is open from 8 am - 8 pm weekdays and from 10 am - 6 pm weekends [FREE].

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Things To Do Presidents Day Weekend Manhattan NYC

Things To Do In Manhattan NYC Over The Presidents Day Weekend

February 5, 2019 / Things To Do Manhattan / Manhattan Buzz NYC. Continued.

 

Art Exhibits In Manhattan NYC - Presidents Day Weekend Things To Do

manhattan presidents day weekend things to do manhattan presidents day events manhattan presidents day weekend manhattan nycClick here to view some of the in-progress art exhibits in Manhattan this Presidents Day weekend. There are too many museums to showcase in this short space, but here are a few that are clustered along the Upper East and Upper West Sides.

Along the Upper East Side NYC, The Museum of New York, The Guggenheim Museum, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Frick Collection are all located along Fifth Avenue between 70th Street and 96th Street.

Along the Upper West Side there's the New York Historical Society, the American Museum of Natural History and the Planetarium - all of which are located along Central Park West between 75th and 85th Streets.

In Midtown there's the Museum of Modern Art.

In the photo to your right is one of the sculpture galleries in the Frick Museum at 70th Street and Fifth Avenue along Central Park East.

 

Dance, Theater & Music In Manhattan NYC - Martin Luther King Day Weekend Things To Do

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Just north of Columbus Circle, Lincoln Center is the home of many wonderful musical and dance performances. At the north end of the Upper West Side is Columbia University which largely operates in its own world, but has many cultural events going and frequently they're also available to the public.

Carnegie Hall is located on 57th Street and home to many classical musical performances. The Theatre District center is at 42nd Street and Broadway, where you can fan out in directions north and then east or west and find many theaters that almost always have a production going.

 

And further downtown in Midtown south, Chelsea and the Village there are many of themodern musical and theatrical venues. You need only browse along and off of the main streets to find something interesting.

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An example of an interesting venue is shown are the Alvin Ailey Dance Studios in west Midtown NYC.

The Irish Arts Center, a performing arts institution with a focus on Irish culture, is located nearby at 553 West 51st Street.

 

Presidents Day Weekend Shopping In Manhattan NYC

This is a great weekend to do a bit of shopping. Click here to view ourshopping sections of the following neighborhoods: Upper East Side NYC Shopping, Midtown Shopping and coming soon - shopping in the Village NYC & Upper West Side NYC Shopping.

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Each of these shopping sections includes, or will include, links to home pages, which have slide shows of merchandise as well as maps, store hours, phone numbers and telephone numbers.

 

Sometimes there's an art related Show at the Park Avenue Armory over the Presidents Day Weekend.

In the photo at right is an historical item for sale at the Winter Antiques Show at the Park Avenue Armory on the Upper East Side in years past.

 

Dining In Manhattan NYC - Presidents Day Weekend Things To Do

Food in Manhattan has always been good. The variety of restaurant choicesis difficult to match anywhere, and if you look carefully, you can find good food at reasonable prices too.

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Click here to view the Manhattan Restaurants NYC section of the site, which includes reviews of the restaurants we've selected to review. As of this writing, we've identified some of our old favorites, but haven't done the deep dive yet.

We also provide an update on the Friday of Presidents Day Weekend with things to do on the front page of this site.

Golfing In Manhattan over the Presidents Day Weekend

Manhattan has a golf driving range at Chelsea Pier in the 20's on the west side along the Hudson River.

 

Presidents Day Things To Do Brooklyn / Queens / Staten Island / Bronx

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