04/22/2014

Set Your Sails for NYC to Celebrate the Sea Services During the 26th Annual Fleet Week

The 26th Annual Fleet Week New York will take place May 21-27, 2014! Approximately 1,500 personnel are expected sail into NYC for this year's event.  The weeklong celebration is an opportunity for residents and visitors to the area to come out and meet Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen. 

Fleet Week New York
May 21-27, 2014

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This is an amazing opportunity to visit many of the participating ships up close.  Attendees of Fleet Week NY can also expect to see an abundance of exhibits, demonstrations and military band concerts throughout the week. 


The Manhattan Club, located in the heart of midtown, offers personal service and upscale amenities for your total comfort and enjoyment.  To learn more or to check room availability, please visit The Manhattan Club website.

04/15/2014

Join the Fight to Stomp Out HIV/AIDS at the 29th Annual AIDS Walk New York!

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With the warm May weather racing into Manhattan, it's time to put on your walking shoes and join the fight at the Annual AIDS Walk New York.  The walk is the world's largest AIDS fundraising event and is a highly anticipated affair in NYC, attracting some 30,000 walkers and more than 2,000 volunteers.  Since its start, the walk has raised over $133 million for HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment, and advocacy programs in the tri-state area.

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Aids Walk New York
Central Park
May 18, 2014

8:30 a.m. Sign-In
9:15 a.m. Opening Ceremony Begins
10 a.m. AIDS Walk New York Begins

 


The 6.2mile walk will begin and end in Central Park on May 18th. If you plan to be in the NYC area on the day of the 29th Annual AIDS Walk New York, we encourage you to be a part of this worthwhile event.  Whether you want to walk as an individual, join a team, volunteer your services or come out to support others, your presence makes a difference.  Can't make it to New York on the 18th? You can still participate as a virtual walker.  To register, visit the Aids Walk New York official website.

The Manhattan Club hopes everyone can come out on May 18th to show their support at the 29th Annual AIDS Walk New York!

04/08/2014

It's Just Not Spring without Baseball! Celebrate the Season at a NY Yankees Home Game!

The weather is warming up and so are the New York Yankees!  Spring is in full swing and that means it's time to get up and get out to enjoy all the thrills that come along with heading out to Yankee Stadium for a NY Yankees home game.

Yankee-Stadium

With so many upcoming games happening here in NY, you'll have a multitude of choices and ample opportunities to see Derek Jeter, Ichiro Suzuki and the rest of the team in their quest for 28!  Check out the schedule below for the NY Yankees home games in April and May then make your plans to come out to Yankee Stadium!


NY YANKEES APRIL HOME GAMES

April 8 -   Yankees vs Orioles
April 9 -   Yankees vs Orioles
JeterApril 10 - Yankees vs Red Sox
April 11 - Yankees vs Red Sox
April 12 - Yankees vs Red Sox
April 13 - Yankees vs Red Sox
April 15 - Yankees vs Cubs
April 16 - Yankees vs Cubs
April 25 - Yankees vs Angels
April 26 - Yankees vs Angels
April 27 - Yankees vs Angels
April 29 - Yankees vs Mariners
April 30 - Yankees vs Mariners

NY YANKEES MAY HOME GAMES

May 1 -   Yankees vs Mariners
May 2 -   Yankees vs Rays
May 3 -   Yankees vs Rays
May 4 -   Yankees vs Rays
May 16 - Yankees vs Pirates
May 17 - Yankees vs Pirates
May 18 - Yankees vs Pirates
May 30 - Yankees vs Twins
May 31 - Yankees vs Twins

If you will be making your way into NYC to catch a Yankees home game at Yankee Stadium, consider extending your New York adventure with an overnight stay at The Manhattan Club. Visit our website or call us at 1-888-692-2121 to learn more about our midtown hotel and to reserve your stay.

04/01/2014

There's Plenty to See & Do at the Annual Cherry Blossom Festival at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden!

__Cherry-Blossom-FestivalSpend the final weekend in April with your family and friends celebrating the beautiful Cherry Blossoms and Japanese culture.  The Annual Sakura Matsuri, Cherry Blossom Festival at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden has something for everyone.  The 60+ performances and events include Samurai Sword Fighting, Ikebana Flower Arranging, Taiko Drumming, Kids’ Workshops and more!

Sakura Matsuri, Cherry Blossom Festival

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
April 26- 27, 2014

The Brooklyn Botanic Gardens has the largest collection of spectacular cherry blossom trees outside of Japan.  Join in the fun and kick off the season at the weekend long Sakura Matsuri, Cherry Blossom Festival.


If you plan to come out for the weekend to see the fascinating performances and gorgeous blooms, don't forget to make arrangements for your overnight accommodations.  The Manhattan Club offers spacious suites, luxurious furnishings, personal service and upscale amenities.  Visit our website to check availability and to make your reservation.

03/25/2014

Use Your Smartphone to Participate in the Fabergé Big Egg Hunt - NYC!

Throughout the month of April, 2 1/2 foot Fabergé eggs will be hidden throughout NYC to create the world's largest egg hunt!  Leading artists & designers have been creating the 200+ masterpieces that will be scattered across all five boroughs of the city for the Fabergé Big Egg Hunt!

The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt
New York City
April 1st – 26th 2014

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From April 1st through April 17th, the public can participate in the hunt with the use of a free downloadable app which will allow them to check-in when they find and egg.  The sculptures whereabouts will remain undisclosed until ten people have used the app to check in at an egg.

Starting April 18th, all Faberge eggs will be on display together at Rockefeller Centre.  The exhibition is Free to view and will remain until April 26th.

The highly collectable treasures of the Fabergé Big Egg Hunt will be auctioned off in the Grand Auction on April 22nd.  The event is 100% charitable and the money raised will benefit children in NYC through Studio in a School and also for conservation efforts to save the endangered Asian elephant through Elephant Family.

The Manhattan Club hopes everyone has a great time finding the
Fabrege eggs hidden throughout New York City!

03/18/2014

The Spring Flowers are in Bloom at the Macy's Flower Show in NYC!

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Spring is here and the annual Macy's Flower Show is in bloom as of March 23rd.  For more than 60 years the Macy's Flower Show has provided a venue where visitors can see a large variety of exotic plants and flowers as well as the work of renowned floral designers.  Explore the springtime wonderlands and enjoy the array of events happening at this year's show such as the floral seminars, coloring stations, and guest appearances.

The 2014 Macy's Flower Show is open to the public and admittance is FREE!

Macy’s Flower Show
Macy's Herald Square
Sunday, March 23 - Sunday, April 6

EVENTS
Macy's Herald Square

SPRING - tulip bunchMarch 23rd - April 6th
Dolce & Gabbana Gift Purchase 

March 23rd
Alex Woo Trunk Show & Personal Appearance
Family Fun Day
Amaluna From Cirque Du Soleil Coloring Station
Paper Art Seminar
Reading Circle
Live Music
Flower Manicures
Tommy Hilfiger Handbag Monogramming

March 24
Beauty Secrets to Combat Allergy Face TM
Drawing Seminar

March 25th
Career Wardrobing Event with NY Law
Beauty Secrets to Combat Allergy Face TM

March 26th
Beauty Secrets to Combat Allergy Face TM
Floral Seminar

March 28th
Floral Seminar

March 29th
Clever Containers 101 with HGTV Magazine
Beauty Scene Blowout

March 31st
Floral Seminar

April 2nd
Meet Barbara K., Real Housewife of New York

April 3rd
Meet David Bromstad

April 4th
Floral Seminar with Tom Sebenius

April 5th
Prom Party

Come out to the Macy's Flower Show in NYC and smell the roses!

Planning to spend the night in New York City?  The Manhattan Club offers spacious suites, luxurious furnishings, personal service and upscale amenities.  Visit our website  for more information and to make your reservation.

03/11/2014

Find the Hottest Cars & Trucks at the 2014 New York Int’l Auto Show!

NY-International-auto-showIt’s a unique opportunity to see the latest, hottest cars & trucks under one roof!  For more than one hundred years, the NY Int’l Auto Show has brought the public the most innovative creations in the automotive industry and has become one of the most important auto events in the world.

Are you looking to replace or upgrade your current vehicle?  Do you love checking out the sleek new designs of the newest concept cars?  Would you like to be among the first people to see the 2014 World Car of the Year?  If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you won’t want to miss this year’s New York International Auto Show at the Jacob Javits Convention Center!

2014 New York Int’l Auto Show
Jacob Javits Convention Center
April 18th – 27th, 2014

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The 2014 New York International Automobile Show at the Javits Center
is a hot event in NYC, so don’t wait too long to make your plans.  The Manhattan Club, offers stylishly appointed spacious suites, high-end technology, personal service and upscale amenities. Visit our website or call us at 1-888-692-2121 to check room availability and to reserve your stay.

03/04/2014

Check Out These 5 Fun & Unique NYC Museums

You don’t have to wait for warmer weather to enjoy New York City.  We have compiled a list of 5 fun & unique NYC museums you can check out that are anything but stuffy and are an awesome place to visit anytime of the year.  From viewing graffiti art to conducting virtual surgery, the intriguing exhibitions will amuse, entertain, and delight you.  Have a blast exploring all five museums or pick just a few, it’s up to you.

5 Fun & Unique NYC Museums

Museum-of-NYCMuseum of the City of New York

Current Exhibits:
City as Canvas - through Aug 24th
Street art from East Village artist and graffiti art collector, Martin Wong

Rising Waters - through Apr 6th
Photographs of Super Storm Sandy from various sources 

TenementThe Tenement Museum

Current Tours:
Shop Life Exhibit
Explore the re-created immigrant businesses previously located at 97 Orchard Street

Sweatshop Workers
Visit the Levine family’s garment workshop

 

Sony-Wonder-Tech-LabSony Wonder Technology Lab

Current Exhibits:
Virtual Surgery
Experience what it is like to perform surgery on a virtual patient

How Devices Work
Check out the inner workings of electronic devices such as a cell phone & gaming system

 

Ripleys-New-YorkThe Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Times Square

Sideshows:
Albert Cadabra -The Human Blockhead
See the award-wining magician eat razor blades, hammer spikes into his face and more

Jellyboy - The Sword Swallowing Clown
Watch Jellyboy swallow swords including “The Flame Throwing Sword of Death”

 

Madame-tussaudsMadame Tussaud’s Wax Museum

Wax Figures include:
Pop Stars – Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift & more!
Hollywood Stars – Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Angelina Jolie & more!

 

If you will be traveling around the city to check out our list of 5 fun & unique NYC museums, you are going to need more than one day.  For overnight accommodations in the heart of midtown, consider staying with us at The Manhattan Club.  Visit our website to learn more and book your stay!

02/25/2014

Runners Get Ready! The 2014 NYC Half Happens Next Month!

Taking runners on a 13.1 mile exploration of New York City, the 2014 NYC Half is part of New York Road Runners' (NYRR) Five-Borough Series: Run New York Five Boroughs One City.  The race through Manhattan on March 16th will start in Central Park and head north making their way through Times Square and lower Manhattan.  It’s the grandest tour of the NYC and runners will be competing for $100,000 in prize money.

People running in city marathonIt’s not too late to sign up to run for charity at the 2014 NYC Half or volunteer on race day!

2014 NYC Half
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Download Course Map

Do you plan to run, volunteer, or cheer on others at the 2014 NYC Half?  Don’t forget to arrange your overnight accommodations in Manhattan.

The Manhattan Club, located in the heart of the city, offers stylishly appointed spacious suites, high-end technology, personal service, and upscale amenities.  Visit our website or call us at 1-888-692-2121 to check room availability and to reserve your stay.

02/18/2014

Inspired by the 2014 Winter Olympic Games? Check Out the Ice Skating Rinks Right Here in NYC!

Whether you traveled to Sochi or you have been watching the 2014 Winter Olympic Games on television, the flawless performance of Gracie Gold surely inspired many to put on their blades and glide across the ice. Here in NYC, visitors and residents have several great options of where they can take their turn on the ice and practice their twizzle. From the outdoor Rink at Rockefeller Center to the indoor skating rink at Chelsea Piers, you’ll be able to scratch that skating itch and have a blast.

FigureskatingIce Skating Rinks- NYC

After a day of ice-skating in NYC, why not relax and unwind with an overnight stay at The Manhattan Club. Our midtown hotel offers personal service and upscale amenities for your total comfort and enjoyment.  Visit our website to reserve your stay.