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Seven Fun Things to Do in New York City, Summer 2024

Looking for NYC parks, beautiful gardens, foodie fairs and more to visit this summer? For many, Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer. So, it is the perfect time to start planning your to do list and we are here to help you make the most of your time. Whether you just want to…

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May 28, 2024

7 Fun Things to Do in Chelsea, New York City

Looking for what to do and where to eat in Chelsea, New York City? The neighborhood Chelsea on the west side of Manhattan has beautiful parks, world class shopping options and plenty of tempting restaurants to try so it is a great place to explore for both visitors and locals alike. It is a neighborhood…

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May 1, 2024

Celebrating Ahoy New York’s 15th Anniversary: 15 Fun Facts

Ahoy New York is celebrating 15+ years of foodie fun! Wow, time flies. 2024 is Ahoy New York Tours & Tasting’s 15th anniversary. From humble beginnings to one of New York City’s top food tour companies, we have gone through a lot of exciting changes, and we have a lot of people to thank to…

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February 27, 2024

The Meaning Behind the Symbols and Traditions of Chinese New Year

Happy Chinese New Year! Chinese New Year is February 10 this year and it is the year of the dragon! Have you ever wondered why red is so prominent in Chinese New Year or why lion and dragon dances are so important? Here are the meanings behind the most common symbols and traditions of Chinese…

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January 29, 2024

Seven Fun Things to Look Forward to in New York City in 2024

Planning a trip or staycation to New York City in 2024? Happy New Year! 2024 is already shaping up to be an exciting year in New York City. With everything from huge historic anniversaries to restaurant openings with a ton of hype, here are seven fun things to look forward to in New York City…

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December 28, 2023

Our 2023 New York City Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for New York City themed holiday gift ideas? Christmas and the holidays are fast approaching so you may be shopping for unique and thoughtful gifts to get for your special someone. Perhaps they love New York City as much as we do! Here is our 2023 holiday gift guide with a focus on fun…

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November 28, 2023

7 Fun Things to Do in New York City, Fall 2023

Looking for fun, foodie things to do in NYC this fall? Wow, time flies especially when we are having fun. For many, Labor Day marks the unofficial end of the summer but don’t worry, there are so many foodie festivals, fun events and more to check out in the fall. So, with that in mind,…

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August 29, 2023

Everything You Need to Know About the Feast of San Gennaro

Looking to visit Little Italy during the Feast of San Gennaro? This year is the 97th annual Feast of San Gennaro. It is an 11 day festival that starts on September 14 and ends on September 24. It opens at 11:30 AM and it closes at midnight on Fridays and Saturdays and closes 11 PM…

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August 25, 2023

7 Fun Things to Do in New York City, Summer 2023

Planning a trip or staycation in New York City this summer? Summer officially starts on June 21 but for many, the unofficial start of summer is already here! We are so excited about trying new experiences and trying new dishes this summer. With that in mind, here are 7 fun things to do in New…

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May 31, 2023

7 Fun Things to Do in New York City, Spring 2023

Looking for fun foodie things to do in New York City? Spring officially starts on March 20th this year but with all the nice weather lately it really does feel like spring is around the corner. Spring is one of the best seasons when it comes to special events, annual festivals, foodie holidays and more….

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February 28, 2023

Seven Fun Things to Look Forward to in New York City in 2023

Planning for the New Year in New York City? Happy New Year! Time flies especially when you are having fun. As foodies and New Yorkers, we are very excited about what is in store for 2023. So, with everything from Chinese New Year to winter festivals in Central Park, here are seven fun things to…

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January 2, 2023

7 Holiday Get-Together Ideas for Large Groups in New York City

Planning a holiday or Christmas event? Christmas, Hanukkah and the holidays are right around the corner so you may be planning a fun, memorable get-together with friends, family or co-workers. Here are 7 holiday get-together ideas for large groups in New York City. This includes great ideas for holiday staycations with friends, fun family holiday…

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November 29, 2022

7 New York City Foodie Gift Ideas for the Holidays 2022

Looking for the perfect Christmas gift? Christmas and the holidays are right around the corner so you may be looking for fun, unique gift ideas for your friends and family. We are here to help! Here are seven New York City foodie gift ideas for the holidays 2022. Best of all, many of these gift…

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October 26, 2022

7 Fun Things to Do in New York City Before 2022 Ends

Looking for fun things to do in New York City this Holiday season? Wow, time flies and 2023 is right around the corner but there is still plenty to do before the year ends. With the fall, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and the Holidays all fast approaching, the last three months of the year is a great…

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September 27, 2022

5 Best Food Tours in New York City

Exploring New York City’s Food and Culture with Food Tours! The best way to check out a city whether you are visiting for the first time or a local is through its food and history. We find that food tours are the perfect way to explore just that, food and history. These tours do all…

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April 28, 2022

7 Fun Things to Do in New York City in Spring 2022

Spring officially starts on March 20th but we hope the warmer weather comes sooner! Spring is easily our favorite season of the year since there is so much to do and so much to see in New York City. So with everything from flower shows to foodie fairs, here are 7 fun things to do…

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March 1, 2022

Seven Things to Look Forward to in New York City in 2022

Happy New Year! With new restaurants, museums and more soon to make their debut, we are expecting a huge bounce back in New York City in the year 2022. This is great news for locals and visitors alike. So with that in mind, here are seven things to look forward to in New York City…

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January 4, 2022

Our New York City Foodie Holiday Gift Guide for 2021

Christmas is fast approaching and you may be looking for yummy gift ideas for your friends and family. We are here to help with some ideas that will be sure to excite and to delight! Here is our NYC foodie holiday gift guide for 2021. L.A. Burdick’s Handmade Chocolates P.C.: yelp, Preeti P. There are…

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November 30, 2021

Seven Fun Things to Do in New York City for the Holidays in 2021

We are so happy that a lot of our favorite holiday traditions are back this year! Whether you are local, visiting for the first time or somewhere in between, New York City is the place to be during these festive months. So with that in mind, here are seven fun things to do in New…

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October 29, 2021

Buongiorno Calabria: An Online Italian Cooking Class

Let’s travel to Calabria, Italy with Ahoy NY Virtual Cooking Experiences!  October is here and just like that the chill is in the air, the leaves are changing, and the excitement of Halloween candy is palpable! ‘Tis the season for those of us with a sweet tooth ready to get baking and making treats that…

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October 4, 2021