Holiday Traditions

Many countries and regions have their own unique holiday traditions.

Christmas Day 2019

Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Merry Christmas!
¡Feliz Navidad!
Feliz Natal!
Buon Natale!
Joyeux Noël!
Craciun Fericit!

New Year’s Eve 2019

Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Celebration
Happy New Year!

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2019

THANKSGIVING UPPER WEST SIDE, MIDTOWN, GARMENT DISTRICT ~ Wed-Thu, November 27-28, 2019 ~ Balloon Inflation and Parade. Nothing Latin here, but the balloon inflation is something to see and children love one of NYC’s most iconic parades. FREE

Kwanzaa

DEC 26 – JAN 1; African holiday tradition ~ Seven days to contemplate seven principles from our communal African heritage

Hanukkah 2019

December 22 to 30, 2019 ~ Hanukkah reminds us that miracles come to those who fill their time with the light of faith, hope and work. There are public menorah lightings at the Grand Army Plazas in Midtown and Prospect Park, Brooklyn. Hanukkah Sameach! (Happy Hanukkah)
#JEWISH #HOLIDAY

Three Kings Day 2020 Dia de Los Reyes

Monday, January 6, 2020
Latin Christmas Traditions
The gift-giving day in many Latin traditions