There is nothing quite like the holiday season here in NYC! Everywhere you turn buildings and stores are decked out in festive decor for the season. If you are looking for the best places around NYC that put on a holiday show and extravaganza, make sure to visit the below places this month! Most are not too far away from your Sagamore apartment.
Dyker Heights: Dyker Heights is nationally famous for their neighborhood festive cheer and extravagant holiday light displays. Well worth the trip out to Brooklyn, you can see some of the best holiday scenes in the city! Most light displays are between 11th and 13th Avenue, but you can take a bus around or even hire a private tour guide for this neighborhood’s magical wonderland.
5th Avenue: If you make your way down Fifth Avenue, you will run into an abundance of holiday cheer and decorations! Easy to get to from your Sagamore apartment, hop on the 1 train and get off at Columbus Circle. Starting from the south end of Central Park, stores all along the famous NYC Avenue will have holiday displays, music and lights in their store windows. As you reach midtown you can step aside to Rockefeller Center to see the famous tree and other festive decor. Make your way across the street to Saks where they will once again have their 12 story light show taking place several times every night.
Time Warner Center: Head down to the Shops at Columbus Circle at the Time Warner Center right here on the Upper West Side for one of the best holiday displays! The 14 foot ginormous stars light up the space with flashing colors while playing everyone’ favorite holiday songs.
If you are looking for more information on these festive holiday scenes, check out the links above to learn more!