A lineup of unprecedented openings and annual events are making summer 2019 an especially attractive time to visit New York City.
Coupled with perennial sports and recreational opportunities throughout the city -- from baseball fever with the Mets and Yankees to outdoor activities in Coney Island, Governors Island and the Rockaways -- June, July and August are a truly “can’t-miss” time in NYC.
The Statue of Liberty Museum at Liberty Island makes its debut this May in New York. The interactive new home for the Statue’s original torch includes an immersive education tour and unrivaled views of the statue, lower Manhattan and the harbor, is a must visit spot for visitors.
NYC Restaurant Week which will be held on July 22- August 16 is New York City’s signature program. Nearly 400 restaurants across the five boroughs will again offer two-course prix-fixe lunches and brunches for $26 and three-course prix-fixe dinners for $42, foodies will not want to miss it.
Bronx Zoo Dinosaur Safari offers the largest and most life-like Dinosaur ride in America. 40 animatronic and life-sized dinosaurs will lurk in a two-acre wooded area within the park, is a place that kids will thoroughly enjoy.
Other interesting events highlight this summer including Coney Island Mermaid Parade, Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks and Nathans Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest etc.