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Bright lights, big city! The Big Apple is a great place to see a variety of shows, concerts, and events. Besides pizza, NYC is known for a lively nightlife, Broadway shows, the Rockettes, and place to have a little bit of fun. Whether you want an elegant evening at the opera, a night rooting for your favorite team, or a fun show for the family, New York’s cultural scene is ever changing. Take a peek at some of the hottest entertainment venues in New York with this list of some of our favorites!

Radio City Music Mall

This iconic venue is home to the Rockettes, but you can also catch a variety of different performances at Radio City throughout the year! Take a stage door tour and learn about the history of the theatre before the performance. From concerts to circus performances to movie screenings, Radio City offers something for everyone right in the heart of NYC.

Madison Square Garden

At The Garden, you can cheer on your favorite team or scream for your favorite artist all in one place. Located on 7th Ave right in between 31st and 33rd street, you can hop off your subway at Penn Station and get right to the venue. Whether you’re watching the Knicks or Bon Jovi, MSG has earned its title of “The World’s Most Famous Arena.”

Lincoln Center

Home to The Metropolitan Opera, The New York City Ballet, The New York Philharmonic and several other performing arts companies, Lincoln Center is a beautiful complex of buildings featuring several different indoor and outdoor venues. Get swept away by a beautiful ballet performance or spend the night entranced by the orchestra. Enjoy a beautiful night of culture at Lincoln Center.

Theatre District

Looking to see a popular Broadway or Off-Broadway show? Then you’re going to want to visit one of the many venues the theatre district has to offer! It was hard to pick just one theatre in this section because it really depends on what show you want to see. Be sure to visit one of the TKTS booths for discount tickets, up to 50% off!

Beacon Theatre

Located in the Upper West Side, the Beacon Theatre is often referred to as Radio City’s “older sister”. It opened in 1929 and has been a place for concerts and performances ever since. The Beacon has hosted a variety of artists from Cyndi Lauper to The Allman Brothers and many more in between. Enjoy the historical Beacon Theatre with one of their many performances!

Webster Hall

Webster Hall is a nightclub and concert venue that continually hosts some of the most popular musicians of today. With three live performance venues under one roof, Webster Hall has become an iconic player in this space since 1886. They hold various yearly events and festivals that have come to be an important part of NYC nightlife.

Plan your next night out using this list of incredible venues in NYC. Whether you’re a tourist or a local, there’s something for everyone to enjoy, young and old!

Looking to see world-class performances in NYC on a budget? Some tips and tricks for scoring tickets for less will help you see the best performances The Big Apple has to offer.

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