Putting the Ho-Ho-Ho Into Your Hoboken and NYC Holiday
It’s the perfect time of year to have an eggnog and plan for a holiday getaway – the metaphorical tinsel that adds that extra sparkle to your festivities. And what better place is there to add that extra shine than New York City?
There is a reason Christmas movies like Miracle on 34th Street are filmed in Manhattan – it is the most iconic place to go to make magical holiday memories and fun family traditions.
If you’re looking to add something special to your holiday, book a trip to Dharma Home Suites Hoboken at Novia – just 15 minutes from Manhattan – to participate in the many iconic traditions as seen on television and in films – from tree l ighting ceremonies to SantaCon – there is something for everyone tokeep up that holiday spirit!
HOLIDAY CHEER IN HOBOKEN
MAIN STREET POPS HOLIDAY ARTISAN MARKET
Time(s): 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Place: Hoboken Historical Museum
Time(s): 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Place: Check-in at The Shannon
HOLIDAY CHEER ACROSS THE HUDSON
Times: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Place: Click for Parade Route.
Date(s): November 18, 2022 – January , 2023
Times: Multiple shows available daily
Place: 1260 6th Ave, New York, NY 10020
Price: Show only: $56.00 – $241.00
Times: Wednesday-Thursday 7:00 PM, Fridays 8:00 PM, Saturdays 2:00 & 8:00PM, and Sunday 5:00 PM..
Place: 20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023
Place: Rockefeller Center
Reservations are recommended. Click here for admission tickets and select a time slot on December 18 between 11:00 am and 3:15 pm.
Times: 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Place: The Jewish Museum, 1109 5th Ave &, E 92nd St, New York, 10128
Price: Free with Museum Admission
You can take the subway from the city and meander through the neighborhood to gaze at the twinkling lights and lawn decorations on your own, or you can buy a ticket for a tour that will take you on a climate-controlled bus filled with holiday music. The bus will pick up and drop-off at Bryant Park’s Winter Village, just blocks from Rockefeller Center’s famous Christmas tree.
From there, you will be chaperoned by a native Brooklynite that knows the best path and will talk to you about the history of the annual tradition and show you all the houses displaying thousands of lights, reindeer, toy soldiers, life-size cartoon characters, and nativity scenes.
Times: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM (approximately)
Place: Pick up/Drop off at Bryant Park (Exact location disclosed at time of purchase.)
Price: Free to wander the neighborhood & $75.00 for the Guided Bus
If these events aren’t enough to satisfy the urge for holiday cheer, you can book Dharma Novia at Hoboken and use our fully equipped kitchen to bake up some Christmas cookies and gingerbread men or fry up some latkes and donuts. Take them with you while you check out the world famous window displays that line the stores throughout the city, but especially along 5th Avenue. From Saks 5th Avenue to Bergdof Goodman – even if you don’t buy a thing, it’s worth the trip to see these fantastical holiday tableaus.
Whether you stay local in Hoboken or take advantage of everything NYC has to offer, you can create an unforgettable holiday adventure. All of these events and activities can add up to one magical, awe-inspiring getaway that can keep your holiday cheer filled up way past the traditional season.