Category: Events

October 07 2018

The Rink at Rockefeller Center Plaza

One of the most iconic venues in all of Manhattan, the Rink at Rockefeller Center Plaza has appeared in countless films, television shows, and photographs, making the Rink an unmistakable symbol of wintery wonder and holiday magic. As a guest of the Lotte New York Palace, you’re just a four-minute walk away from this enchanting NYC attraction. No reservations are required to enjoy a spin on the ice. Just show up, check in, and savor a delicious meal or hot … Read More

September 10 2018

Redefining the Cinematic Arts at the 56th Annual New York Film Festival

One of the great cultural capitals of the world, New York City has long been at the forefront of artistic innovation, whether in music, literature, dance, or the visual arts. This month, the Big Apple will host one of 2108’s biggest arts events as thousands of cinephiles gather for the 56th annual New York Film Festival. From September 28 through October 14, hundreds of films representing both established and emerging talent will be screened at Lincoln Center. The anchors of … Read More

August 12 2018

A Festival Fit for Jay Gatsby at the Annual Governors Island Jazz Age Lawn Party

Overwhelmed by the oppressive summer heat, the main characters of The Great Gatsby—Tom, Daisy, Nick, and Gatsby himself—decide to drive from Long Island into Manhattan, where they take a suite at the Plaza Hotel and order an enormous bucket of ice to cool rising temps and tempers. This August, we recommend a little adventure in the opposite direction—no, not to Long Island, but to Governors Island for the annual Jazz Age Lawn Party. Just a short ferry ride from the … Read More