Empire Hotel Rooftop Terrace New York City

New York City Calendar of Events

Discover Great NYC Events Around Our Hotel in Midtown Manhattan

The Empire Hotel is located steps from endless things to do in New York City, near Central Park and across the street from Lincoln Center. There’s a diverse and limitless range of New York City events taking place moments from our hotel every day (and deep into the night) of the year. Staying with us gives you an opportunity to experience performances at The Metropolitan Opera, Lincoln Center Theater, New York City Ballet, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Film at Lincoln Center, Broadway’s Theatre District in NYC, Beacon Theater, Radio City Music Hall, and Madison Square Garden. We can’t forget to mention the many seasonal festivals and cultural experiences in New York City, too.

Just tell us your interests and The Empire Team will be happy to recommend popular events and assist with arranging tickets, transportation and anything else you need.

Empire Rooftop Bar and Lounge New York City
Live DJ at the Empire Rooftop

Imbibe and enjoy a rotating live DJ set each Friday + Saturday night at the Empire Rooftop Bar.

Fridays: 8:30 PM - 12:00 AM Midnight

Saturdays: 9:00 PM - 12:30 AM

Winter Village at Bryant Park
Winter Village at Bryant Park

Bryant Park is all set to warm up the winter season starting from Friday, October 27 until March 3, 2024. Wander down to Bryant Park and check out their seasonal pop-ups-- The Rink, the Holiday Shops, and the Apres Ski Lodge.

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Ice Skating in Central Park NYC
Wollman Rink Ice Skating

Discover the charm of ice skating at Wollman Rink, a delightful neighborhood attraction near the Empire Hotel. Nestled in Central Park, this rink offers a quintessential New York skating experience for visitors of all ages.

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Happy Hour at the Empire Rooftop Bar New York City
Happy Hour at the Empire Rooftop

Join us on the Empire Rooftop for Happy Hour, every weekday from 2 PM - 5 PM.

Enjoy a discounted selection of beer, wine, and well drinks as you take in the stunning New York City views from atop the Empire Hotel. 

St Patricks Day Parade
St Patrick's Day Parade

Celebrate Irish culture and heritage with the annual NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade along 5th Avenue on Saturday, March 16, 2024.

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Macy's Flower Show NYC
Macy's Flower Show

The Macy's Flower Show is a vibrant and colorful event that transforms Macy's Herald Square into a floral extravaganza every spring.

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