Don't let old Man Winter get you down! The coldest months are a time for awesome indoor activities and culture galore. Here are a few of our top recommendations!
The Park Avenue Armory is currently putting on an interesting event involving fantastic French pianist Helene Grimaud and artist Douglas Gordon, in which Grimaud performs water-themed works of Debussy, Liszt, Ravel, and others in a space designed by Gordon involving an immense field of water. The show runs through January 4th. Learn more: The Park Avenue Armory
Meanwhile, there's always the Met, just a quick stroll across the park from 1871 House. The opera house is currently running Die Meistersinger von Nuremburg (Dec. 23rd), La Traviata (Dec. 22nd - Jan. 24th), and Aida (Dec. 26th - Jan. 10th). Tickets for the Metropolitan Opera and more information about the productions can be found here: Metropolitan Opera
If you're a pet person, there are a few events for you to catch. The New York Pet Fashion Show will take place Thursday, February 12th this year. There aren't many cities in which you can enjoy a pet fashion show, so don't miss the chance if you're thinking of an upcoming New York stay. You can find out more about the event here: The New York Pet Fashion Show
The 139th Westminster Kennel Dog Show follows shortly after on Feburuary 16th and 17th, with judging taking place at The Piers and Madison Square Garden. Prior to the show this year, Westminster will host the AKC Meet the Breeds on Feburary 14th. More info can be found here: Westminster Kennel Dog Show