4 Ways to Spend Springtime in Manhattan
The birds are chirping, the sun is shining and it’s getting a little warmer in the city. Springtime is finally here! As the spring flowers bloom, New Yorkers head outside to enjoy the changing of seasons. If you’re in Manhattan this spring, take advantage of the weather with these activities.
Central Park Boat Ride
Embrace the warmer weather at the Loeb Boathouse in Central Park. Rent a rowboat for two and explore the 22-acre body of water for $15 an hour. An ideal springtime date, this picturesque activity is the perfect place to spend some quality time with the one you love.
Shakespeare in the Park
Presented at the open-air Delacorte Theater in Central Park, Shakespeare in the Park returns for another season of your favorite plays. Othello and Twelfth Night are on the agenda for this season, lasting from May 29th to August 19th. Past performers include Meryl Streep, Al Pacino, Seymour Hossman, and more. Performances are Tuesday through Sunday at 8pm. For more information and showtimes, visit the Shakespeare in the Park website.
Biking in NYC
Enjoy the warm weather on a bike! With a growing number of bike lanes and paths through local parks, city biking is growing rapidly in manhattan. Rent a bike at a local bike shop and explore the city on wheels, or trek beyond the city to a nearby destination.
Luna Park at Coney Island
Wander along the iconic amusement park to enjoy rides, play some games, grab some cotton candy and explore the boardwalk.