Where to Park in NYC this Holiday Season

Nothing says the holidays in New York City like The Rockettes, a beautiful Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center, and traditional holiday markets. It’s a wonderful time of the year–but it’s also a busy time, too. Crowds are expected to flock to the city over the coming weeks.

To make the most of your time this holiday season, don’t forget to reserve parking now. Here are your best bets for NYC holiday parking near some of the most popular events:

 

Bryant Park Winter Village

Dates: 10/29 – 1/2

With an ice-skating rink and a variety of holiday shops in the open-air market, the Bryant Park Winter Village offers something for everyone.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Dates: 11/11 – 1/2

During the holidays, the Rockettes and the Radio City Christmas Spectacular are quintessential New York. Whether you go every year or are going for the first time, make the most of your night out by reserving parking in advance.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Union Square Holiday Market

Dates: 11/17 – 12/24

The Union Square Holiday Market is a must-see holiday destination for New Yorkers and visitors alike. Browse a unique selection of gifts from around the world and enjoy a wide variety of food and beverages, from authentic Persian soup to rich hot chocolate.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Date: 11/24 at 9am

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is a holiday tradition for families around the country. If you’re lucky enough to see it in person, be sure to plan ahead. With a route stretching 2.5 miles, you’ll have many opportunities to view the famous parade balloons.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

New York City Ballet “‘The Nutcracker”

Dates: 11/25 – 12/31

“The Nutcracker” is a holiday must-see! Ninety dancers, 62 musicians, 32 stagehands and two casts of 50 young students each from the School of American Ballet come together in this magical performance.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Columbus Circle Holiday Market

Dates: 11/29 – 12/24

Now in its 13th year, the Columbus Circle Holiday market is a wonderful way to soak in the magic of New York City…and get some holiday shopping done at the same time.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

Date: 11/30, 7pm-9pm

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting is considered by many to be the crown jewel of holiday events. Thousands crowd the sidewalks and millions watched it live around the world. If you’re planning to see it in person, be sure to plan ahead and reserve your parking spot now.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

New Year’s Eve in Times Square

Date: 12/31

New Year’s Eve will be here before we know it. If you’re going to be in or near Times Square for the celebrations, be sure to reserve your parking spot now. Over a million people are expected to celebrate in Times Square!

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Airport Parking

If you’re catching a flight this holiday season, consider parking near the airport. It’s a smart way to save money on holiday travel without adding a ton of time to your trip. Parking facilities offering airport parking have free shuttles to the terminal, too.

 

La Guardia Airport

Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

JFK Airport 

Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Newark Airport

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Happy parking to all, and to all a good night!