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Holidays in New York

Holidays in New York

There are many holidays in New York and some correspond to the holidays in Canada. If you are going to New York, you’ll want to know if there are any public holidays during your stay. That’s why I’ve written about the various important holidays in New York. Read on to find out what the holidays are about and when they are!

New Year's Day in New York

New Year’s Day in New York

Spending New Year’s Day in New York? Then you already have a great start to the year! But what does New York have to offer on January 1st? There are…

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day in New York

Martin Luther King Jr. Day in New York

Martin Luther King Jr. Day in New York falls annually on the third Monday of January. It is considered as the day of equality. Dr. King was an important civil…

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Flowers in New York

Valentine’s Day in New York

Celebrating Valentine’s Day in New York? Then you and your partner will surely have a romantic time! Valentine’s Day is on the 14th of February and is celebrated as the…

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Presidents’ Day in New York

Presidents’ Day in New York

Presidents’ Day honours all former and current presidents of the United States. Every third Monday in February Presidents’ Day is celebrated through the nation. The reason for the date is that…

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St Patrick's Day in New York

St. Patrick’s Day in New York

St. Patrick’s Day in New York is an especially big holiday for the Irish-American community. Celebrations always include the colour green, lots of food and drinks and a big parade….

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Easter in New York

Easter in New York

Easter in New York is not very big, the shops are open as usual. Also, you should know that in the United States no Easter Monday is celebrated. Easter always…

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Mothers Day in New York

Mother’s Day in New York

Mother’s Day in New York is celebrated each year on the second Sunday in May. In 2019, Mother’s Day falls on Sunday May 12th. Are you in New York on…

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Schip fleet week new york

Fleet Week in New York

Fleet Week in New York is the annual, week-long tradition that takes place in May and promotes the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. The first Fleet Week was organised…

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Memorial Day in New York

Memorial Day in New York is the day to honour all the people who died during the war. Memorial Day coincides with the start of the summer season, so it…

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Gay pride in new york city

New York Gay Pride

New York Gay Pride is an annual event. It is a celebration of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) community, culture and pride in New York City. The March…

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4th of July in New York

4th of July in New York

On the 4th of July it is Independence Day in New York. Independence Day is one of the most important holidays in the United States. New Yorkers know how to…

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Labor Day in New York

Labor Day in New York

Labor Day in New York is a national holiday that marks the end of the Summer season. Originally, Labor Day is the day dedicated to the social and economic achievement…

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911 in New York

9/11 in New York

On 9/11 or September 11th, the people who were killed in the terrorist attacks in the United States on September 11, 2001 are remembered. It is not a national holiday…

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Columbus Day in New York

Columbus Day in New York

Columbus Day in New York is celebrated annually in October. The day was founded as a memorial to Christopher Columbus, the man who discovered America. There is a big parade over Fifth…

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Halloween in New York

Halloween in New York

Halloween in New York is a big deal! Each year people go all out for Halloween. They put on their most outlandish costumes and kids can go trick or treating, door…

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Veterans Day in New York

Veterans Day in New York

Veterans Day is celebrated every year on 11/11. Do you want to know what the Americans do during Veterans Day and what activities take place in the city? Then read…

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Thanksgiving in New York

Thanksgiving in New York

Thanksgiving is America’s most well-known holiday. Dating back to 1621, when it was first celebrated between the American Indians and the Pilgrims, Thanksgiving is a holiday in which every American…

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Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade in New York

Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

Macy’s Thanksgiving parade, an annual event held on Thanksgiving Day in November. Attracting more than 3 million visitors each year and 50 million spectators watching live on TV. The parade showcases floats, marching bands,…

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Black friday in new york

Black Friday in New York

Black Friday in New York is the biggest discount shopping day of the year. This is the time when it is common for shoppers to expect sales of up to…

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Christmas Season in New York

Christmas Season in New York

Christmas season in New York is a really special time, the atmosphere is indescribable; you’ll be amazed by the countless lights and magical decorations. For Americans, Christmas is an important holiday,…

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Christmas in New York

Christmas in New York is enchanting. Americans love to decorate their homes, and the shops extravagantly adorn their window displays with festive decorations. The city is always beautifully illuminated, but during Christmas it is…

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New Years Eve in New York

New Year’s Eve in New York

Spending New Year’s Eve in New York is the dream of many. New York is famous for its parties and the New Year’s Eve ceremony on Times Square. Whether you’re…

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New Year's Eve Parties in New York

New Year’s Eve Parties in New York

New Year’s Eve parties in New York are abundant, but which ones are the best? On this website I found a good overview of parties in New York. I selected…

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