Summer In the city

Soak up the sun at the heart of music + entertainment. Whether you are here for a staycation or a trip of a lifetime our curated guide provides plenty of things to do in the summer. Enjoy the wide open spaces of NYC's parks or immerse yourself in the cultural heartbeat of the city all steps from our hotel. 

Make summer in NYC unforgettable. 

Cultural Moments

For those dreaming of an iconic summer in Central Park, SummerStage returns for its 38th year with performances every weekend beginning June 1st. Free and open to the public, SummerStage presents a wide range of genres that are sure to hit all the right notes. View directions

Indulge your inner artist with an afternoon at MoMA. Summer programming includes exhibitions by native New Yorker Joan Jonas and examining design in Latin America. View directions

Go backstage to some of Broadway's best shows at the Museum of Broadway. Guests can easily spend several hours exploring the interactive and experimental museum dedicated to the history of Broadway. View directions

Iconic Attractions

See the city from a new perspective with Top of The Rock located in Rockefeller Center. Take in 360-degree views of the city or recreate history with The Beam and the iconic 1932 photograph of 'Lunch atop a Skyscraper.' View directions

Catch the skyline peeking out from the clouds at SUMMIT One Vanderbilt. Spread over three levels, the fully-immerse experience will awaken the senses. Spend the evening stargazing with the Amateur Astronomers Association, Inc. once a month beginning in May. View directions

Picture Perfect

Capture the perfect photo with Manhattanhenge. This unique solstice opportunity will return May 29th, May 30th, July 11th, and July 12th where the sunset aligns with Manhattan's street grid.  While there are plenty of there Instagram worthy locations, the best spots closest to the hotel would be either the Hearst or Empire State Buildings.

View directions to the Hearst Building

View directions to the Empire State Building

Embrace Your Inner Yogi

Celebrate the longest day of the year with the Solstice in Times Square: Mind Over Madness Yoga. Join thousands of experienced or first-times yogis in the heart of Times Square. Participants are invited to partake in free yoga classes throughout the day on June 20th. View directions



The Playlist

Celebrate summer with Tracks®.