The 4th of July is such an exciting holiday comprised of spending time with family and friends, outdoor cooking, and embracing the summer weather. In NYC there are endless possibilities of what you can do on the 4th of July, so here’s a list of some great entertainment options.
4th of July Firework Cruises: There are various cruises that take different routes around NY to ensure everyone aboard has the best views of the Macy’s Fireworks Show. Each cruise offers something unique–whether it’s the dining menu, the open bar, DJ, or special performances. Click here to take a closer look at the various offers.
On and Offsite Advice: Cititour NYC lists some helpful tips on their website about the logistics of the event. The best viewing places from Houston to Midtown, Manhattan, and Brooklyn are listed. Don’t forget to tune into 101 WINS-AM to listen to the music paired with the spectacular. No worries if you cannot physically attend the event because there will be an NBC two-hour national broadcast.
Patriot Tours: The history of NYC is vast, so gain a better understanding of the city’s roots on a walking tour. There is a special on the 4th where one can take a tour with Karen Q, a historian seen on Travel Channel’s Mysteries at the Museum. This is one unique event you don’t want to miss. For more information visit their website.
Brooklyn Bridge Park: Everyone is familiar with the world famous Central Park. Don’t overlook all the beauty and enjoyment Brooklyn Bridge Park has to offer this 4th of July. Gather your friends and family and head over to the various piers to experience amazing views of Manhattan, check out the gardens, fish, play sports, ride bikes, and enjoy a picnic. If interested in all the details of what each pier offers check out their website.
These are just a few possibilities for you to try for the 4th of July in NYC. No matter what you’re doing, make sure you’re enjoying it with your friends and family!