07/22/2014

New York City Restaurant Week 2014 Starts July 21st!

Enjoy special three-course, prix-fixe meals at participating restaurants during NYC Restaurant Week!

Love dining in Manhattan but you also love a bargain?  We've got just the ticket for you!  During the 20+ days of NYC Restaurant Week, you can enjoy dining at the area's most popular restaurants at a discounted price!

NYC Restaurant Week
July 21 - August 15, 2014*
$25 Lunches & $38 Dinners

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Visitors and locals can try out new restaurants at a great price and get their fill with the three-course lunches for $25 and the three-course dinners for $38*.

Over 300 of the city’s finest restaurants are participating in NYC Restaurant Week 2014.  This year's restaurants include: At Vermilion, '21' Club, Barraca and Bobby Van's "The Original" at 46th Street.  View the full list of dining establishments online at nycgo.com/restaurantweek.

Make your dining experience in Manhattan into a NYC adventure with an overnight stay at The Manhattan Club.  To reserve your stay, visit our website or call us at 1-888-692-2121

*Saturdays are excluded from NYC Restaurant Week.  Sundays optional.  Price excludes beverages, taxes and tip.

07/15/2014

Experience the Neon Lights of Broadway Plus Get 30% off a Luxury Suite with our NYC Theater Packages!

NYC-Theatre_PackagesAttending a Broadway show is a must for anyone visiting New York City!  At The Manhattan Club we're offering two tickets to a show when you stay with us using one of our NYC Theater packages.  You'll get 30% off our accommodations in midtown and tickets to be there when the curtain goes up at Kinky Boots, Newsies or the Lion King!

The Manhattan Club is within walking distance of the Theatre District and many other major NYC attractions!  Our convenient location makes for a great getaway allowing you to stop by your suite midday to drop off packages and rest for a bit before heading out to see a show on Broadway!

NYC Theater Packages at The Manhattan Club

Vacation Ownership Preview and Kinky Boots on Broadway
Winner of six 2013 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Kinky Boots features the first-ever Broadway score by Grammy winner Cyndi Lauper.

KinkyBootsPackage Includes:

  • 30% off Luxury suite accommodations
  • Continental Breakfast per day
  • Two Broadway show tickets (additional tickets may be purchased at discounted price)
  • Vacation Ownership Preview Presentation
  • Complimentary use of Fitness center
  • Complimentary WIFI

Additional Terms and Conditions Apply

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Vacation Ownership Preview and Disney On Broadway
Now is the time to seize the day with Newsies or Lion King tickets. Disney’s smash hits on Broadway.

LionKing_NewsiesPackage includes:

  • 30% off Luxury suite accommodations
  • Continental Breakfast per day
  • Two Broadway show tickets at a Newsies or Lion King per stay (additional tickets may be purchased at discounted price)
  • Vacation Ownership Preview Presentation
  • Complimentary use of Fitness center
  • Complimentary WIFI

Additional Terms and Conditions Apply

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07/08/2014

5 Fun Facts about New York City's Central Park!

Think you know everything there is to know about Central Park in NYC?

Whether you are a native New Yorker or a visitor to the Big Apple, there might just be a few things you didn't know about the city's most beloved park. USA today recently published an article, Surprises about Central Park, in which they disclosed several facts that could surprise you, some secrets you didn't know and a couple fun tidbits that not everyone is aware of. Since The Manhattan Club is just three blocks from Central Park we thought we would share a few of their surprising facts with everyone.

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5 Surprising & Fun Facts about Central Park, New York City

  1. Every lake and pond was designed by the park's landscape architects.  They are completely man made and can be turned on and off. 

  2. Central Park is visited some 40 million times a year by residents and tourists. 

  3. Lampposts in the park are strategically numbered to represent their location and allowing everyone to determine where they are.  The first two numbers represent the cross street and the second two numbers reflect your proximity to either the East or West Side.

  4. To make exploring the park easy and fun, Central Park has it's very own app!  It is a audio guide using celebrity voices that directs you to over 40 areas of interest.

  5. Visitor need not worry about finding a place to sit or a tree to take refuge under on a hot summer day.  Central Park contains approximately 9,000 benches and more than 19,000 trees!

If you are planning a visit to New York City and are in need of overnight accommodations, consider a stay at The Manhattan Club.  Our midtown hotel places guests within walking distance of the major attractions including Central Park, Carnegie Hall, and the Museum of Modern Art.  To check availability and reserve your stay, visit our website or call us at 1-888-692-2121.

07/01/2014

Don't Miss the 1200 Incredible Performances at FringeNYC 2014!

This year the Annual Fringe Festival in NYC will be celebrating their 18th year!

The New York International Fringe Festival begins August 8th!  For 16 days, more than 200 companies will delight audiences with edgy, unique performances and events at more than 20 different venues.  The event features a wide variety theater arts including drama, comedy, dance, puppetry, vaudeville, poetry, and more!  It's the largest multi-arts festival in the U.S. and it all happens here in Manhattan.

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18th Annual Fringe Festival NYC

Lower Manhattan 
August 8th - 24th, 2014

Tickets for FringeNYC 2014 can be purchased on-line or on your smartphone beginning July 18th and in person starting July 25th at FringeCENTRAL.

For overnight accommodations during the FringeNYC 2014, consider staying at The Manhattan Club.  Our hotel is located in midtown Manhattan and offers spacious suites, personal service and upscale amenities for your total comfort and enjoyment.  To check availability and to reserve a stay, please visit The Manhattan Club website.

06/24/2014

Make Sure to Check out the 100+ Free Performances at the Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival in NYC!

Lincoln Center Out Of Doors Festival is 3 Weeks of Jam-Packed Fun!

Whether your thing is music, dance or the spoken word, you're sure to enjoy the 2014 Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival!  Don't miss your chance to see talented musicians & performers under the open sky for FREE.  It all happens at the plazas of the Lincoln Center this summer starting July 20th with a memorial concert for Pete and Toshi Seeger.  Make sure to mark July 26th on your calendars because that's when the Grammy award-winning singer, Roberta Flack, will be performing!

"Each year, the character of Lincoln Center Out of Doors changes, but the festival always maintains a common spirit of exploration." said Bill Bragin, Lincoln Center's Director of Public Programming.

Out-of-Doors-FestivalOut of Doors Festival
Lincoln Center
July 20–August 10, 2014

The 44th Out of Doors Festival is open to the public and invites you to discover and explore the fun of the longest running free summer outdoor festival in the country.

Visit LCOutofDoors.org for the complete schedule of events and performances.

If you are looking for overnight accommodations in NYC, consider staying at The Manhattan Club.  Our midtown location puts you within walking distance to many of the fun things happening this summer in the city!  To reserve your stay, visit our website or call us at 1-888-692-2121.

06/17/2014

Your Trip Becomes a Shopping Extravaganza with Our NYC Dive & Shop Sizzling Hotel Deal!

NYC-Shopping-PackageGetting a great deal in NYC is easy with discounted shopping passes from the Manhattan Club.

NYC is one of the world's top shopping destinations and our Shopping Package turns your trip into a shopper's dream!  Our midtown hotel is ideally located to provide you easy access to the top shopping spots including Fifth Avenue. Madison Avenue, Soho, and Times Square.  From fine crystal stemware to ultra luxurious high end jewelry, visitors to the city will find an abundance of treasures waiting for them.

Our NYC Drive and Shop* deal includes:

  • Luxury suite accommodations
  • Valet Parking
  • Shopping coupons
  • Complimentary fitness center
  • Complimentary WIFI

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*Terms & Conditions Apply

To make your reservation at The Manhattan Club using our NYC Drive & Shop deal, visit our website or call us at 888-692-2121.

Make sure to bring an empty suitcase
with you to take home all your great finds!

06/10/2014

Be there when the 38th Annual Macy's 4th of July Fireworks® makes its return to the East River!

Lighting up the summer skies from the Brooklyn Bridge will be a spectacular pyrotechnic display of more than 40,000 fireworks!  The annual Macy's 4th of July Fireworks® display is the largest in the country and features performance from some of the biggest names in the music industry.  The star-studded celebration, hosted by Nick Cannon, will include a 25-minute musical score of patriotic songs by The DIVA Jazz Orchestra, new recordings from award winning artists, and celebrity appearances.

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Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the "Star Spangled Banner" at this
Year's Macy's 4th of July Fireworks!

"We are thrilled to be working with our partners in the City of New York to have the magnificent Brooklyn Bridge as our canvas and stunning backdrop for this year's bigger-than-life display."
~ Amy Kule, Executive Producer of Macy's 4th of July Fireworks.

Bring the entire family out to commemorate our nation's birthday and independence!  An expected 3 million viewers will be watching as NYC celebrates the 200th anniversary of the "Star Spangled Banner" with a incredible light and sound show.

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of July Fireworks

Brooklyn Bridge - NYC
Friday, July 4, 2014
Performers:

Ariana Grande
Lionel Richie
Hunter Hayes
Miranda Lambert

If you can't be there to see the live show you can tune in to NBC where it will be broadcast live.

If you will be attending the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks celebration and are looking for overnight accommodations in the city, consider staying with us at The Manhattan Club.  Our hotel offers spacious suites and upscale amenities for your total comfort and enjoyment.

To check availability and reserve a stay, please visit The Manhattan Club website.

06/03/2014

All the World May be a Stage but Delacorte Theater is the Place You'll Find FREE Shakespeare in the Park

The 52nd Season of Shakespeare in the Park Gets Underway Today, June 3rd.

The Public Theater presents plays by William Shakespeare every summer in Central Park's Delacorte Theater for free.  This year's dedicated artists of The Public Theater will be performing Much Ado About Nothing and King Lear. Sign-interpreted, open captioned, and audio-described performances will also be available for those with hearing or vision loss.

Tens of thousands of free tickets are available throughout the summer.
FREE tickets can be acquired at multiple locations in the five boroughs, by visiting the Delacorte Theater's Free Ticket Line and by way of the Virtual Ticketing lottery.

FREE Shakespeare in the Park
Central Park - NYC

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Much Ado About Nothing
June 3 - July 6

King Lear
July 22 - August 17

Nothing tops an evening of fresh air and a beloved performance at the Delacorte Theater like an overnight stay at The Manhattan Club.  Our hotel offers personal service and upscale amenities within walking distance of Central Park.  Visit our website or call us at 888-692-2121 for reservations.

05/27/2014

The Season's Hottest Parties are FREE! Check out the FREE Summer Concert Series in NYC!

Kick Start Your Mornings with a
FREE Summer Concert Series Performance in NYC!

If you will be visiting the area this summer and you love music, you're in for a treat. Each week, the music industry's biggest and hottest stars will be performing right here in NYC!  The GMA Summer Concert Series and the Today Toyota Concert Series are both back this year with powerful mind blowing line-ups of music icons that are sure to kick start your day.  The incredible mix of talent includes Enrique Iglesias, Robin Thicke, Jennifer Lopez, Fall Out Boy, Pharrell, Jason Mraz and many more!

GMA Summer Concert Series
Rumsey Playfield in Central Park

MAY
GMA-Summer-Concert-Series30 Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson

JUNE
6 Demi Lovato
13 Paramore
20 Jennifer Lopez
27 Afrojack

JULY
4 Jason Derulo
11 Keith Urban
18 Zedd
25 Kings of Leon

AUGUST
1 Enrique Iglesias 
8 Luke Bryan 
15 Florida Georgia Line 
22 Robin Thicke 
29 Brad Paisley


Toyota Concert Series on TODAY

Rockefeller Plaza

MAY
30 Rascal Flatts

Today-Toyota-Concert-SeriesJUNE
5 Pharrell
6 Sara Bareilles
13 Train
17 Little Mix
20 Fall Out Boy
27 Phillip Phillips

JULY
4 Ed Sheeran
11 Fifth Harmony
18 Jason Mraz
25 OneRepublic
29 Jennifer Hudson

AUGUST
1 Aloe Blacc
8 TBD
15 Neon Trees
22 TBD
29 Ariana Grande

SEPTEMBER
1 Maroon 5
5 Usher

If you will be visiting NYC this summer and are looking for overnight accommodations, consider The Manhattan Club.  Our midtown location puts you within walking distance to Central Park and Rockefeller Center where you can check out the Free Summer Concert Series in NYC!  To reserve your stay, visit our website or call us at 1-888-692-2121.

05/20/2014

Top 5 Walking Tours in NYC for the Spring and Summer

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See NYC the Way it was Meant to be Seen, on Foot!

Now that the cold brutal winter is behind us, it's time to get out to see the sights and enjoy the city!  One of the best ways to explore the area is to go on a walking tour.  There are numerous tours available right here in Manhattan with each offering something special.  To help narrow things down for you, we're supplying you with our Top 5 walking tours in NYC. We set out to choose a diverse group of tours with something a bit unique and fun about each.

Top 5 Walking Tours in NYC

 

Walking_ToursThe Original Greenwich Village Food and Culture Walking Tour
Enjoy great food and discover the hidden gardens, mom & pop specialty shops and more during the 3 hour tour of Greenwich Village.

Central Park Tours
Explore the world's greatest urban park in the world's greatest city! Learn the history, facts and legends of Central Park.

Art Deco in Midtown Manhattan Tour
Love art and architecture? This tour will guide you to NYC's great Art Deco buildings while your guide provides insight into the role of architecture in Manhattan's neighborhoods.

Joyce Gold History Tours of New York
Offering a multitude of tours, you're sure to find the one that's just right for you.  From the "Gangs of New York" tours to the "Civil War in Manhattan" tour, the guided exploration of NYC is utterly intriguing.

“Satan’s Seat”: New York During Prohibition
Based on the 2011 documentary, "Prohibition", this tour offers a fascinating look at the history, culture, politics and speakeasies of NY during the 1920's.

Remember to wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather when you take one of the Top 5 Walking Tours in NYC!

For overnight accommodations in New York City, consider staying at The Manhattan Club.  After a long day full of fresh air, you can relax in our stylishly appointed spacious suites with their upscale amenities.  Visit our website to check room availability and to reserve your stay.