Festival Fever!

New York City pulsates with a captivating cultural vibe embracing cinema, gastronomy, music and more – and that showcase thrives during festivals throughout the year. September, in particular, is a busy time for festival fever here!

Foodies rejoice! For unrivaled Italian cuisine and tons of fun, head to Little Italy for the Feast of San Gennaro through September 20. There are still a few days left to take it all in!

Discover the Coney Island Film Festival September 18-20 where powerful, independent and innovative film expression takes center stage.

Celebrate the creative vision and artistic spirit on display during the 53rd New York Film Festival taking place September 25 – October 11.

How hot can you take it? Check out the Chile Pepper Festival at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden on September 26.

Enjoy an energizing buzz and what distinguishes the city’s coffee scene during the inaugural New York Coffee Festival September 25-27 to be held at the 69th Regiment Armory.

New York Oyster Week is currently underway (until September 27). Celebrate the “oyster sense of adventure” through specially curated events across the city.

This is just a sampling of the many festivals in our area. Whether you find yourself in New York for one of these occasions or seek another getaway this fall, we hope you’ll consider staying with us – your conveniently situated home base to the thrill of New York City!