Events in New York | Things to do in New York – April
Things to do in New York this April include much anticipated Opening Day Baseball, Macy's Flower Show and much more
If you’re visiting New York during April, you’ll be pleased at the large number of exciting Events in New York like New York Festivals of Flowers, NYC Concerts, and New York Baseball Opening Days. All of these great Events in New York take place just minutes from The Paramount Hotel – A New York Hotel.
The following is a list of some of the best Events in New York taking place this April:
Macy’s Flower Show
When: March 24, 2013 to April 7, 2013
Where: Macy’s Herald Square | 1 Herald Square, New York, NY 10001
Come to Macy’s Herald Square and celebrate the arrival of Spring at the Macy’s Flower Show. Every year, in late March and early April, you’ll see a transformation in Macy’s Herald Square that is almost beyond belief. The Square turns into one of the most exciting Events in New York of the year, with breathtaking gardens overflowing with more than 30,000 kinds of flowers and trees. Macy’s Flower Show is free to the public, and is a great New York Event for all kinds of New York Visitors.
Sakura Matsuri (Cherry Blossom) Festival
When: April 27-28, 2013
Where: Brooklyn Botanic Garden | 150 Eastern Parkway and 455 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225
Head to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden to view the cherry trees in full bloom this Spring. Events in New York like the Cherry Blossom Festival celebrate the new flowers of the season, and give reason for New York’s Japanese community to gather together for dance, music, drumming, and tea ceremonies. The cherry blossom is the national flower of Japan. It grows wildly throughout the country, and is cultivated in many U.S. cities. The Japanese believe the cherry blossom symbolizes the life of the Samurai Warrior, which is short-lived, like the flower.
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Mets Opening Day
When: April 1, 2013
Where: Citi Field | 123-01 Roosevelt Ave, New York, NY 11368
Make your way to Citi Field for the Met’s Opening Day Game. Events in New York like Opening Day for the Mets are popular with residents of New York and New York Visitors. Come and cheer on your favorite players as they seek to continue from where they left off last season. Opening Day Tickets for the Mets are difficult to score, so buy yours now and then reserve a Guest Room at nearby New York Hotels like The Paramount Hotel.
New York Yankees Opening Day
When: April 1, 2013
Where: Yankee Stadium | 1 E 161st St, Bronx, NY 10451
New York Visitors and New York locals have been waiting impatiently since fall to get back into the exciting action of New York Yankee Baseball. The time has come for New York Events like the New York Yankee’s Opening Day Game, and you’ll be able to see the Yankees meet up against their archrivals, The Boston Red Sox. Will the Yankees have another championship season? Come see how it all starts at Events in New York like the Yankee’s Opening Day Game.
When: April 7, 2013
Where: Barclays Center | 620 Atlantic Ave, New York, NY 11217
Punk rock band Green Day is touring in support of its recently released trilogy of albums titled Green Day ¡Uno!, Green Day ¡Dos!, and Green Day ¡Tré! Rolling Stone says, “No band this sprawling, untamable, and sheer fun is going anywhere.” Rescheduled from January, Green Day fans will no doubt be flocking to New York’s Barclays Center to catch a glimpse of the band that was nominated for a Grammy Award for its album 21st Century Breakdown.
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