Holidays on Fifth – where to find all the lights

“Holidays on Fifth” is a fantastic series of light installations on 5th Avenue. In this article we will tell you where to find them. We walked northbound on the east side of the road and southbound on the west side of the road and we discovered all the “Holidays on Fifth” installations! Airplane with snowman […]

Times Square: a New Year’s Eve for vaccinated only

The news was in the air and only now has been made official: to participate in the New Year’s Eve celebrations in Times Square will be necessary to be FULLY VACCINATED! We are sure that this news will create some discontent among those who have decided not to vaccinate, being an outdoor event. More info […]


The team of Discover NYC & My Christmas in New York, leaders in the New York tourism market, are offering 2 Christmas Lights Tours. Here below you will find the KEY INFO of both the Tours! OPTION 1: Dyker Heights + D.U.M.B.O + Hudson Yards ūüďćDeparture and Return from / to Times Square, in front […]

IGLOOs are back at 230 Fifth Rooftop Bar

Igloo Bar Rooftop New York

We are very excited to announce that IGLOOs are back at 230 Fifth Rooftop Bar! 230 Fifth is one of the rooftop bars with the best view in NYC: the Empire State Building will be right in front of your eyes. As usual we have prepared for you some “Questions and Answers” to let you […]

The best time to visit Dyker Heights

Many of you ask us every day on Instagram (@MyChristmasinNewYork) when is the best time to visit Dyker Heights. For those who don’t know it, the most beautiful Christmas decorations in New York are not in Manhattan but in Brooklyn and more precisely in Dyker Heights. View this post on Instagram A post shared by […]

Rockefeller Center or Bryant Park: which rink to choose?

Rockefeller Center or Bryant Park: which rink is better? Which is more convenient? What are the opening hours? In today’s article we try to answer these questions and at the end we give you our personal advice on which rink to choose! View this post on Instagram A post shared by My Christmas in New […]

Saks 5th Avenue Light Show 2021

The Saks 5th Avenue Light and Sound show is absolutely a must-see for anyone coming to New York during the holiday season. At the moment we don’t have any information about the theme of this year’s show yet, but we’re sure it will be announced soon. However, we did manage to find out when the […]

Rolf’s Christmas Restaurant in New York

Rolf’s Christmas Restaurant in Gramercy is a perennial Instagram favorite. They know how to draw a crowd with their spectacular floor-to-ceiling Christmas ornaments, twinkle lights, and ribbon. View this post on Instagram A post shared by My Christmas in New York | NYC (@mychristmasinnewyork) We missed out on some festive picture ops last year because […]


We are excited to announce the official date of the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree’s arrival in New York City! This year’s tree will be cut on Thursday, November 11, and will arrive at the Rockefeller Center by Saturday, November 13. According to the Rockefeller Center, the tree stands 79 feet tall and weighs a whopping […]

Macy’s Santaland 2021 – Complete Guide

We’re happy to announce that Macy’s Santaland, one of the most beloved Christmas events for young and old alike, is returning to New York City after a one-year break. What is Macy’s Santaland? Adults and children can walk through Macy’s Santaland, a 13,000-square-foot Christmas village holiday display and indoor landscape!¬† From a Rainbow Bridge to […]