New York, the city that never sleeps, the American metropolis where everything is possible and where everyone can find something fun to do.
You can’t come here and not even live the hours that follow the sunset: all kinds of restaurants, roof tops for aperitifs or dancing until late at night, theaters to attend concerts or musicals.
Here is a review of the best things to do and see in the evening in New York City!
1 – Admire the Skyline
empire state building 2The Big Apple has beautiful panoramic terraces where you can admire the famous Skyline. At sunset and in the evening when the city lights up it is possible to have wonderful perspectives that outline the skyscrapers of New York. Here are some places from which to admire the skyline:
Feedom Tower: The skyscraper that today stands where once the Twin Towers used to be, offers a 360 ° view of the whole city even if it is possible to enjoy the view only through the windows.
Empire State Building: once the tallest skyscraper in the city, it still remains the one from which you can admire a priceless view that goes from Central Park to the Downtown skyline.
Top of The Rock: in the heart of Midtown, it has a view similar to that of the Empire, but there are those who prefer it photographically.
2 – Enjoy a show on Broadway
broadway new york Broadway shows are known worldwide for their choreographies, musical arrangements and costumes. During a stay in New York you cannot miss one of the many shows on the bill. We advise you, however, to buy a ticket for the show of your interest in advance.
3 – Listen to live music
local new york New York is known worldwide for its venues where they play live music of all kinds. Depending on your tastes, you can choose to listen to jazz, rock, pop or classical. Sometimes the locals charge an entrance fee ranging from $ 20 to $ 25, in other cases it is necessary to consume.
Music Hall of Williamsburg: In the heart of Brooklyn, a place for those who prefer live rock music. 66 N 6th St, Brooklyn
Village Vanguard: A place where a Band made up of 4 trombones, 4 saxes, 4 trumpets, a piano, a double bass and a drums plays jazz music for true connoisseurs. West Village 178 7th Ave S
Terminal 5: A large room on two floors with an open terrace where you can listen to live music concerts in perfect acoustics. Midtown 610 W 56th St
4 – Participate in a night visit
Brooklyn New York Another experience to experience in New York after dark is the city excursions in places that are even more fascinating in the dark.
You can decide to see the Big Apple from a double-decker bus, or comfortably seated in a limousine or take a cruise on the banks of the Hudson with dinner on board.
If you don’t pay attention to expenses and want to experience a unique emotion, we suggest the night helicopter tour over the skyscrapers of New York .
5 – Go wild in the disco
If you are 21 or older and you enjoy going wild until dawn, there are plenty of nightclubs in New York.
Almost everywhere you need a dress code, show your identity card and pay an entrance fee ranging from $ 20 to $ 40 (€ 18.00-35.00) depending on the evenings and events.
Cielo Club: one of the best for environment, music and hospitality.
18 Little W. 12 St.
Marquee: an elegant nightclub in the Chelsea district, characterized by stylish decor and pleasant music
At the corner of 27th st.
Webster Hall: nightclub and concert hall where famous DJs perform and dance wildly all night long.
125 East 11th Street
Where to admire the sunrise
dawn in new york. If after the long night you found yourself doing the sunrise we suggest you see the first lights of the sun in these places that will make you fall madly in love with this city (if you are not already).
Empire State Building: you can see the sunrise rising over NY from one of the highest points of the metropolis … and it’s fantastic.
Gantry Park in Long Island City: a different way to wake up with a magnificent light, and breathtaking colors.
The Brooklyn Heights: follow the photographers if you want to photograph a sunrise in New York as it should.