Sizzling Activities this Summer in NYC

Get Set for Fun in the Sun

The summer sun seems to shine a bit brighter over Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, making it the perfect homebase for enjoying NYC summer events and attractions.

Take a seat at a table on the famed pedestrian walk just steps from our Times Square hotel to enjoy people watching under the summer sun or take a stroll to Tenth Avenue to experience gardens and gourmet food on the city's High Line. For foodies, summer in New York City is all about Restaurant Week, presenting an amazing opportunity to sample a selection of the cuisine from the city's finest restaurants.Summer in New York City is a whirlwind of art, entertainment and culture. Join us at Crowne Plaza Times Square to experience unmatched adventure under New York City's summer sun.

Check Out These Amazing Deals Perfect for Planning Your Vacation:

Best Flex with Breakfast Bulk up on breakfast before you go sightseeing. With this package guests can enjoy a delicious breakfast for two in our acclaimed restaurant Brasserie 1605.

Connecting Rooms Package Families traveling to New York City together always appreciate our connecting rooms. Book this package to ensure that you receive two connecting rooms that can accommodate up to seven guests.

Park for $1 You can't get much for a dollar anymore, but by booking this package we will park your car in our secure garage for just $1.

Amazing NYC Summer Events and Activities:


Macy's 4th of July Fireworks - July 4 at the Brooklyn Bridge

Restaurant Week - Dates pending, historically in July to early August

Today Show Toyota Concert Series - Weekdays at 7:00 am in Rockefeller Center

Good Morning America Fun in the Sun 2014 Summer Concert Series - Friday mornings at the Rumsey Playfield in Central Park

Summer Fancy Food Show - June 29 - July 1

Accessories the Show - August 3 - 5 at the Javits Center

NY NOW The Market for Home and Lifestyle - August 17 - 20 9:00 am - 6:00 pm daily

Walk the Highline

Brazilian Day - August 31 in "Little Brazil" on West 46th Street

NYC Summer Streets - From Lafayette Street and the Brooklyn Bridge to Park Avenue and East 72nd Street


The Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series - June 23 - July 10 across the five boroughs

New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks - July 9 - 15 across the five boroughs

Lincoln Center Festival - July 7 - August 16 at Lincoln Center

NewFest - July 24 - 29

MoMA Summergarden - July 7 - 28 at The Abbly Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden, gate opens at 7:00 pm

Shakespeare in the Park - Productions run throughout the summer at The Delacorte Theater in Central Park

NYC Parks Free Summer Concerts - Parks across the five borroughs


Madison Square Garden – Home of the New York Knicks, New York Liberty, and New York Rangers. Tours Daily


New York Yankees - Yankee Stadium

New York Mets - Citi Field