What to do in New York in January 2023

Highlight of the month
Go ice skating in New York
Go ice skating in New York
Head to one of the ice skating rinks in New York and enjoy a fun winter's day.
Eric's Tips

New York in January is cold and often covered in snow. So plan your activities accordingly! A perfect month for attending a sports game, both the ice hockey and basketball seasons are in full swing. The Hop on Hop off bus is great to explore the city. View all events per day below.

Monthly events in New York in January 2023

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1 Jan
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
1 Jan
Sunday
New Year's Day
Start off the year with a great view of the city from the Top of the Rock, take a walk in Central Park, visit one of the iconic museums or a Broadway show.
1 Jan
Sunday
Radio City Christmas Spectacular
Christmas Spectacular is a magical Christmas show for the whole family, starring the Rockettes.
Start times: 14:00, 17:00, 20:00
1 Jan
Sunday
Premium Tailgates Game Day Party: New York Giants vs. Indianapolis Colts
Start time: TBA | Football | Starting at $60.00
1 Jan
Sunday
New York Giants vs. Indianapolis Colts
Start time: 13:00 | American Football | Starting at $69.00
1 Jan
Sunday
New York Giants vs. Indianapolis Colts
Start time: 1:00 pm | Football | Starting at $43.00
1 Jan
Sunday
New Jersey Devils vs. Carolina Hurricanes
Start time: 15:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $47.00
2 Jan
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
2 Jan
Monday
Radio City Christmas Spectacular
Christmas Spectacular is a magical Christmas show for the whole family, starring the Rockettes.
Start times: 11:00, 14:00, 17:00, 20:00
2 Jan
Monday
New York Knicks vs. Phoenix Suns
Start time: 15:00 | Basketball | Starting at $179.00
2 Jan
Monday
Brooklyn Nets vs. San Antonio Spurs
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $58.00
3 Jan
Tuesday
New York Rangers vs. Carolina Hurricanes
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $137.00
4 Jan
Wednesday
New York Knicks vs. San Antonio Spurs
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $137.00
5 Jan
Thursday
New Jersey Devils vs. St. Louis Blues
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $34.00
6 Jan
Friday
Rooftop Bar Tour
The best way to explore New York's bustling rooftop bars, while skipping lines and marching straight past picky bouncers.
6 Jan
Friday
PBR - Unleash the Beast
Start time: 19:45 | Sports | Starting at $53.00
6 Jan
Friday
Lez Zeppelin
Start time: 8:00 pm | Concerts | Starting at $49.00
7 Jan
Saturday
New Jersey Devils vs. Ne York Rangers
Start time: 13:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $100.00
7 Jan
Saturday
PBR - Unleash the Beast
Start time: 18:45 | Sports | Starting at $53.00
8 Jan
Sunday
Reverse Manhattanhenge
Possibly the most 'Instagrammable' sky phenomenon of the year, as the sunrise aligns with the east–west streets of Manhattan.
8 Jan
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
8 Jan
Sunday
PBR - Unleash the Beast
Start time: 13:45 | Sports | Starting at $53.00
9 Jan
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
9 Jan
Monday
New York Knicks vs. Milwaukee Bucks
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $121.00
10 Jan
Tuesday
New York Rangers vs. Minnesota Wild
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $106.00
10 Jan
Tuesday
New York Islanders vs. Dallas Stars
Start time: 19:30 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $31.00
11 Jan
Wednesday
New York Knicks vs. Indiana Pacers
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $58.00
12 Jan
Thursday
New York Rangers vs. Dallas Stars
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $100.00
12 Jan
Thursday
New York Islanders vs. Minnesota Wild
Start time: 19:30 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $29.00
12 Jan
Thursday
Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $67.00
13 Jan
Friday
Rooftop Bar Tour
The best way to explore New York's bustling rooftop bars, while skipping lines and marching straight past picky bouncers.
13 Jan
Friday
Billy Joel
Start time: 20:00 | Concerts | Starting at $175.00
14 Jan
Saturday
New York Islanders vs. Montreal Canadiens
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $51.00
15 Jan
Sunday
National Bagel Day
It's National Bagel Day today! Pay a visit to one of my favourite bagel places in town to celebrate this New York classic.
15 Jan
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
15 Jan
Sunday
New York Rangers vs. Montreal Canadiens
Start time: 17:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $130.00
15 Jan
Sunday
Brooklyn Nets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder
Start time: 18:00 | Basketball | Starting at $48.00
16 Jan
Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
An American federal holiday to celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. A good excuse to visit Harlem today.
16 Jan
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
16 Jan
Monday
New York Knicks vs. Toronto Raptors
Start time: 15:00 | Basketball | Starting at $84.00
16 Jan
Monday
New York Islanders vs. Washington Capitals
Start time: 19:30 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $45.00
18 Jan
Wednesday
New York Islanders vs. Boston Bruins
Start time: 19:30 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $41.00
18 Jan
Wednesday
New York Knicks vs. Washington Wizards
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $73.00
19 Jan
Thursday
New York Rangers vs. Boston Bruins
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $122.00
20 Jan
Friday
Rooftop Bar Tour
The best way to explore New York's bustling rooftop bars, while skipping lines and marching straight past picky bouncers.
21 Jan
Saturday
New York Islanders vs. Carolina Hurricanes
Start time: 19:30 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $45.00
22 Jan
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
22 Jan
Sunday
New Jersey Devils vs. Pittsburgh Penguins
Start time: 14:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $52.00
23 Jan
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
23 Jan
Monday
New York Rangers vs. Florida Panthers
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $100.00
24 Jan
Tuesday
New Jersey Devils vs. Vegas Golden Knights
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $30.00
24 Jan
Tuesday
New York Knicks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $63.00
26 Jan
Thursday
Brooklyn Nets vs. Detroit Pistons
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $39.00
27 Jan
Friday
Rooftop Bar Tour
The best way to explore New York's bustling rooftop bars, while skipping lines and marching straight past picky bouncers.
27 Jan
Friday
New York Rangers vs. Vegas Golden Knights
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $130.00
27 Jan
Friday
New York Islanders vs. Detroit Red Wings
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $45.00
27 Jan
Friday
Monster Jam
Start time: 19:00 | Sports | Starting at $55.00
28 Jan
Saturday
Brooklyn Nets vs. New York Knicks
Start time: 17:30 | Basketball | Starting at $95.00
28 Jan
Saturday
Nikki Glaser
Start time: 7:30 pm | Concerts | Starting at $68.00
28 Jan
Saturday
New York Islanders vs. Vegas Golden Knights
Start time: 19:30 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $55.00
29 Jan
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
30 Jan
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
30 Jan
Monday
Brooklyn Nets vs. Los Angeles Lakers
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $171.00
31 Jan
Tuesday
National Hot Chocolate Day
What a perfect day to treat yourself with a nice cup of hot chocolate and some winter fun. Go ice skating in Bryant Park!
31 Jan
Tuesday
New York Knicks vs. Los Angeles Lakers
Start time: 19:30 | Basketball | Starting at $262.00
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