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Holiday Shopping in Manhattan

December 02, 2019

Get into the holiday spirit with a fun day of shopping! You can always visit the usual spots like Macy's, Bloomingdale's, and Bergdorf Goodman, or opt for one-of-a-kind presents from the festive holiday markets popping up throughout the city. Check out our curated list: 

Union Square Holiday Marke

Dive into a world of unique gifts as you stroll the winding aisles that take over Union Square. This internationally known market draws over a million visitors each year. Browse stalls from local craftsmen and artists while snacking on holiday treats. 

Columbus Circle Holiday Market 

Sip on mulled wine while you explore the most elegant outdoor market in NYC. Shop for jewelry, art, home goods, and delicious eats from local artisans and designers. 

Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park

Immerse yourself in Manhattan's winter wonderland. Pick up handcrafted ornaments, artisanal chocolates, and more at this local's favorite. Take a spin around the ice skating rink before settling in for the evening with a cup of hot cocoa at The Lodge.