07/01/2015

Dine in Style During New York City Restaurant Week

Dining in NYC is affordable and fun with the prix-fixe menu options available during NYC Restaurant Week!


You may be a foodie who wants to try all the dishes imaginable in New York City, but cost can squash your goals. New York City Restaurant Week changes that dilemma into a feast between July 20 and August 14, 2015. Eat up and try all cuisines for a simple price at participating restaurants.

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When you sign up for a lunch meal during Restaurant Week in NYC, you can choose between two or three dishes with up to three courses total for only $25 each. The outstanding lunch price means you can afford to sign up for dinner too at only $38 each. You could dine at each participating restaurant and never have the same meal twice. Cuban, Mexican and Italian food are just the start for your foodie adventure.

NYC Restaurant Week is a Monday through Friday adventure for most establishments, so check with your favorite business for their menu specifics. Walk-in customers are always appreciated, but you'll have a better chance at busier establishments with a reservation.

Because there are countless things to see, do, and taste in New York City, stay in the heart of the action at The Manhattan Club. We'll set you up in a luxurious room as you plan out your restaurant tours. Ask our staff about nearby eateries participating in Restaurant Week. We're happy to point you in the right direction. 

06/24/2015

See Spectacular Views at One World Observatory

Visit One World Trade Center while you're in New York.

If you are seeking exciting things to do in NYC, you should not miss a visit to the One World Observatory. This observation deck is on the 100th floor of the tallest building in the Western hemisphere. From here, you will have a 360-degree view of the incredible New York City skyline. No matter what time of day you visit, you will be able to see a wide variety of neighborhoods, rivers, buildings and sights that make the city special.

The incredible New York City skyline

In addition to the panoramic views, the Observatory offers several special features. The Sky Portal is a circular disk that provides real-time, high-definition footage of what is happening in the busy streets below. City Pulse is an entertaining and educational multimedia experience that gives you interesting facts about New York City neighborhoods. You can also enjoy the See Forever Theater, a video presentation that uses time lapse and other special effects to deliver a unique view of the city. One World Observatory is located in Lower Manhattan at 285 Fulton Street and is open seven days a week from 9:00 a.m. to midnight during the summer. After Labor Day, closing time is 9:00 p.m. Tickets are available online or in person. Because this is one of the most popular NYC attractions, it's best to reserve tickets ahead of time.

New York City offers visitors an incomparable number of things to do no matter when you visit. To get the most of your experience, spend the night in the perfect combination of comfort and luxury at The Manhattan Club.  Our boutique hotel is close to many of the city's best restaurants, shops, museums and theaters. You can easily reach attractions such as the World Trade Center Observatory by bus, subway, car or taxi.

06/17/2015

The 2015 Lincoln Center Festival

The Big Apple showcases renowned composers and artists with fun summer events in NYC.

From July 6, 2015 to August 2, 2015, New York City’s art scene will become even more vibrant and lively than ever before when the Lincoln Center Festival returns for the 19th year in a row since its inauguration in 1996. Out of all the things to do in NYC, this is a must-see event. Featuring dance pieces, family shows, musical ensembles and compositions, puppetry, and various theatrical pieces, the upcoming festival offers a variety of genres to enjoy during your time in New York City.

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Over the course of just under a month, the Lincoln Center Fest will offer countless opportunities to view some unique art. Patrons attending any single day of the festival can expect to see well-known musical composers such as Danny Elfman, William Shakespeare symposiums and narratives, theatrical performances and more.  The annual summer festival will welcome artists from around the world including the National Ballet of China and the Druid Theatre Company from the Republic of Ireland. The artists, actors, and dancers will dazzle your ears, eyes, and hearts with their must see performances.

If you plan to attend the Lincoln Center Festival this summer, consider The Manhattan Club for your overnight accommodations.  Our spacious suites are stylishly appointed & feature elegant furnishings, and upscale amenities for your total comfort.  To learn more or to reserve a stay, please visit our website.  

06/10/2015

Experience Shakespeare in the Park in NYC This Summer

This year's summer events in NYC include free Shakespeare performances!

New York City has many exciting activities going on throughout the year, and as the weather gets warmer, there are many outdoor events worth checking out. If you're going to be in the city during the next couple of months, you can see some of the world's most famous plays performed at the outdoor Delacorte Theater in Central Park, which is located near the 79th Street and 81st Street park entrances.

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Shakespeare in the Park
The Delacorte Theater in Central Park
All performances at 8pm

The Tempest
Through July 5

Cymbeline
July 23 - August 23

Shakespeare in the Park NYC kicked off on May 27 with a production of "The Tempest," starring Sam Waterston and Jesse Tyler Ferguson. "The Tempest" runs through July 5. Then from July 27 to August 23, "Cymbeline" will be performed. You can get tickets online through a virtual ticketing lottery, and tickets are distributed in the park on performance dates. 

To take advantage of Shakespeare in the Park and other free events NYC has going on throughout the summer, consider a stay at The Manhattan Club. In addition to offering a sophisticated and luxurious environment, our hotel is located only a few blocks from many of NYC's attractions including the Delacorte Theater, Times Square, Broadway, Rockefeller Center and Fifth Avenue. 

The Manhattan Club provides you with comfortable lodging in the heart of midtown, so you'll be in a great location to enjoy some of The Bard's best works in the city's most famous park.

06/03/2015

Don't Miss the Exciting Events Taking Place July 4th in New York City

Two legendary events taking place on Independence Day : Macy's 4th of July Fireworks® & Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest!

New York City is exciting during any season, but summer has some distinctive events you won't want to miss and Independence Day is an especially fun time to be in The Big Apple.

If you're searching for July 4th events in NYC, you won't want to miss Macy's 4th of July Fireworks®! The spectacular pyrotechnic display will take place on July 4, 2015 on the East River and can be easily viewed from the Brooklyn Bridge Park. There are also fireworks cruises, where you can view the festivities from the water. To get a good spot to view of this popular celebration, you should arrive as early as possible.

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Another entertaining Independence Day event in the city is The World-Famous Nathan’s International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island. Here you will see some of the world's top competitive eaters try to outdo one another and consume the most hot dogs in a single session. This iconic NYC event takes place at Nathan's original Brooklyn restaurant, at the corners of Surf and Stillwell Avenues.

If you want to enjoy everything New York has to offer during the 4th of July, stay at The Manhattan Club on West 56th Street. In addition to our great amenities, our midtown location makes it very convenient to get to the all the events. Visit our website to check availability and plan your NYC July 4th getaway today.

05/27/2015

See Jazz's Greatest Performers at the Blue Note Jazz Festival in NYC

NYC's largest event of its kind, the Blue Note Jazz Festival, takes place throughout the month of June!

Celebrating its fifth anniversary, the Blue Note Jazz Festival will kick off with a June 1st performance by Lee Konitz Quartet at the Blue Note Jazz Club. The festival will feature more than 80 shows of high profile artists performing throughout the city. Some of the amazing talent you can expect to find during the month long celebration includes Natalie Cole, Kenny G, Robert Glasper Trio, Buddy Guy, The Bad Plus Joshua Redman, Meshell Ndegeocello, Buika, Manhattan Transfer Meets Take 6 and much more!

Blue Note Jazz Festival
June 1 - 30, 2015

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If you will be attending any of the fantastic performances during the Blue Note Jazz Festival in NYC, consider The Manhattan Club for your overnight accommodations. Our hotel is located in the heart of midtown and offers personal service and upscale amenities for your total comfort and enjoyment. To learn more or to reserve a stay, please visit The Manhattan Club website.

05/20/2015

A Line-Up of the Hottest Performers are Scheduled for the 2015 Toyota Concert Series on TODAY!

Summer just isn't summer without some great music outdoors. This year will be the 20th year that the TODAY Show will bring the super stars of the music industry to Rockefeller Plaza for their Summer Concert Series here in NYC. It all starts on May 22nd when Meghan Trainor takes to the stage.

The incredible mix of talent scheduled throughout the summer includes Fall Out Boy, James Taylor, Jenifer Lopez and Brad Paisley. Live performance viewing is on a first come first serve basis so its a good idea to arrive by 6 a.m. to see the show.

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MAY

May 22: Meghan Trainor
May 29: Pitbull (*In Orlando)

JUNE
June 5: Charli XCX
June 12: Fall Out Boy
June 15 : James Taylor
June 19: Nate Ruess
June 23: Janelle Monae & Wondaland
June 26: Imagine Dragons

JULY
July 3: Flo Rida
July 10: Carly Rae Jepsen
July 17: Alan Jackson
July 31: Jason Aldean

AUGUST
August TBD: Jennifer Lopez
August 12: Lunch Money Lewis

SEPTEMBER
September 4: Brad Paisley


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 of Rockefeller Plaza where you can check out the Toyota Summer Concert Series in NYC!

Make the most of your visit with our Spring Special package. Your getaway includes: luxury accommodations, complimentary Wi-Fi, complimentary fitness and business center access, a $25 Heartland Brewery certificate PLUS a $30 Visa gift card (one per stay).

To reserve your stay using our Spring Special package, visit our special offers page on our website or call us at 1-888-692-2121.

05/13/2015

Collect the Latest Comics & Meet Comic Book Heroes at Special Edition NYC 2015!

If you want to meet comic book creators and hang with
other die-hard comic book fans, Special Edition NYC is for you!

Celebrating comic book culture, Special Edition: NYC will be held in the birthplace of comics - New York City. You'll meet your favorite comic book heroes, collect the latest and hard to find comics, and get exclusive access to special guests. Guests scheduled to appear include David Mack, Kate Leth and Ramón K Pérez!

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Special Edition: NYC
June 6 - 7, 2015

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased in either a single day or weekend pass.

Plan to attend Special Edition: NYC? Don't forget to make reservations for your overnight accommodations in New York City. The Manhattan Club is centrally located in midtown Manhattan and offers many inviting amenities to create the perfect retreat for your NYC experience. Visit us online to check room availability and book your stay.

05/06/2015

Rain or Shine, the Annual Museum Mile Festival Happens Next Month in NYC!

On June 9th the streets of NYC will be transformed into a mile long block party!

2015-Museum-Mile-FestivalIt only happens one day a year so don’t miss the Annual Museum Mile Festival on June 9th. Along 5th Avenue, nine of the finest museums will open their doors to welcome visitors for free while a mile long block party happens in the streets. Enjoy art-in-the street, activities for kids and live entertainment.

37th ANNUAL MUSEUM MILE FESTIVAL
June 9th, 2015 , 6 – 9 Pm
Rain or Shine!

No cars are permitted within the Museum Mile Festival's 23 blocks and the finest museums will offer free admission in a celebration of the visual arts.

Participating Museums: Museum for African Art, El Museo Del Barrio, Museum of the City of New York, Jewish Museum, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum - Smithsonian Institution, National Academy Museum and School, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Neue Galerie New York and The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

The many popular NYC museums are all easily accessible from The Manhattan Club’s midtown location. If you are planning on attending the Annual Museum Mile Festival and are need of overnight accommodations our hotel offers stylishly appointed suites, high-end technology and personal service. To check availability and reserve your stay, please visit our website.

04/29/2015

Book Our Special Rainbow Rate for NYC Pride 2015!

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2015 NYC Pride's Theme is “Complete the Dream”

Celebrate pride in yourself, your community, and acceptance at NYC Pride 2015.  The week long festivities of NYC Pride will begin June 23!  The expected 1.7 million attendees to this year's festival can enjoy multiple events including a VIP Rooftop Party, Family Night, the highly anticipated PrideFest and the week's closing fireworks over the Hudson River.

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June 23 - 28, 2015

June 23
Family Night

June 26
The Rally

June 27
VIP Rooftop Party
Teaze
We Party

June 28
PrideFest
The March
Dance on the Pier

Everyone is invited to attend the week of festivities & fun!

If you will be attending the NYC Pride 2015 events, don't forget to arrange your overnight accommodations.  The Manhattan Club offers fabulous suite accommodations and is just steps from it all! Call us at 888-692-2121 or visit our website to book our Special Rainbow Rate.