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While millions of Americans spend time on the roads, rails and tarmacs this November, count yourself lucky to be in New York City—a place where celebrations never lack creativity, and this year Hanukkah and Thanksgiving fall on the same week. There’s the fabulous Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, but don’t fuss if you didn’t wake up early enough to snag a spot on the street. Here are some other stand-out events and places to enjoy with family and friends this holiday time.


  • Chanukah Festival and Mitzvah Day

    92nd Street Y

    Manhattan

    Sun, Nov 24, 2013, 10:30 am

    Build your own menorah, decorate a dreidel, enjoy shows and take part in projects to benefit those in need. Have fun and experience the joy of tikkun olam (repairing the world) with ...


  • Gilded New York

    Museum of the City of New York

    Manhattan

    Wed, Nov 13, 2013 - Sun, Nov 30, 2014

    Gilded New York explores the city’s visual culture at the end of the 19th century, when its elite class flaunted their money as never before. In New York, this era ...


Chanukah Festival and Mitzvah Day

Build your own menorah, decorate a dreidel, enjoy shows and take part in projects to benefit those in need. Have ...

Gilded New York

Gilded New York explores the city’s visual culture at the end of the 19th century, when its elite class flaunted ...