Looking for the best things to do in New York? Make sure to check out Brookfield Place in Battery Park City. With high-end designer stores, upscale dining options and a host of entertaining events for fitness buffs, kids, singles and couples, Brookfield Place has something for everyone. Here are some of the best things to do in New York next month:
Shop for Designer Clothing in Luxury Fashion Stores
If you’re a fashionista, you will love Brookfield Place. Located at 230 Vesey Street in New York City’s financial district, the shopping center includes a variety of designer stores.
Shop Ferragamo and Louis Vuitton for gorgeous leather handbags and Hermes for beautiful scarves, bags and other luxury finds. You can also browse Saks Fifth Avenue, Club Monaco, Tory Burch, Theory and J.Crew, all of which sell upscale clothing and accessories. Here you’ll also find premium cigars at Davidoff, elegant timepieces at Omega and delightful bath and body products at Jo Malone.
Grab a Bite to Eat at a Yummy Eatery
Brookfield Place has a lot of great dining options to satisfy your appetite.
For a light bite, order a specialty salad at Chop’t, or sip on a Juice Press protein shake before your aerobics class. For light dinner options, visit Dig Inn Seasonal Market for a farm-inspired meal, or devour a slice at Skinny Pizza, which features crispy, thin-crust pies. Alternatively, enjoy a juicy Umami Burger with all the toppings piled high.
For a more filling meal, head over to Del Frisco’s Grille Restaurant for the best hand-cut steaks, fresh seafood, shareable dishes and cocktails New York City has to offer. You can even patron a Starbucks for a caffeine boost or Sprinkles Cupcakes for a tasty, sweet treat.
Attend a Fun Event or Sign Up for a Class
From live music and art installations to events that the entire family can enjoy, Brookfield Place is always abuzz with activity.
Get Fit With an Aerobics Class
Take a fun Solace Studio dance class with a HIIT workout instructor at the Waterfront Terrace or an outdoor Equinox fitness series class to get that heart rate pumping. Programs are designed for fitness buffs of all levels, and first-timers are welcome. Sign up early to secure your spot.
Take a Private Culinary Class
For a culinary experience you’ll never forget, sign up for a class at the Institute of Culinary Education (ICE). At this location, students work on their culinary skills with highly trained chefs. In a DIY party cake class, fall cooking class or professional baking class, you can learn a new craft and meet new friends.
Saturday Morning Show for Kids
Let the kids see the Saturday Morning Show, which is a kids’ show at Hudson Eats. With storytelling, magicians and music, this performance offers kids a little side-splitting, zany fun!
Head Out on the Hudson
If you’re seaworthy, sign up for a boating class that sails from the Hudson River on the Full Moon, Tara, Shearwater, Ventura or Kingston. Providing views of the Statue of Liberty, the New York City skyline and other landmarks, it’s a relaxing way to spend the day.
Getting to Brookfield Place
With all the luxury and high-end shops, great eateries and fun interactive activities, Brookfield Place has quite a bit to offer. Located in Battery Park City, it’s conveniently accessible by train, as the Battery Park City location is near the Path, E, A, C, 2, 3, N, R, 4 and 5 lines.