After some of NYC’s favorite holiday markets had been sadly canceled last year due to COVID-19, New Yorkers can rejoice in merriment because many will return to NYC this year!
UrbanSpace, which runs the biggest NYC holiday markets, announced amazing news on their website that the beloved Union Square Holiday Market and Columbus Circle Holiday Market will return this season after a year hiatus due to COVID-19. They wrote:
The Union Square Holiday Market will be back this year and better than ever! Over millions of people browse the winding aisles each year enjoying this unique and eclectic holiday experience and we are very excited in returning this year to share the holiday magic tradition.
Union Square Holiday Market Dates & Hours:
November 18, 2021 – December 24, 2021
Monday – Saturday, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Closed Thanksgiving Day
Closed on Christmas Eve at 4 p.m.
And the same good news stands for Columbus Circle.
Columbus Circle Holiday Market Date & Hours
- November 29, 2021 – December 24, 2021
- Monday to Saturday: 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
- Sunday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
- Closed on Christmas Eve at 4 p.m.
*Located at the entrance to Central Park, at 59th street and Central Park West
You can see the map below, and full list of corresponding vendors on their website here.
And the Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park opened back before Halloween!