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March 2015

NYC & Company Announces Return Of NYC Comedy Week, April 6-19, With 2-For-1 Tickets
Tickets On Sale Now To More Than 60 Performances

NYC & Company Announces Election of New Board of Directors for Class of 2017

Mayor de Blasio and NYC & Company Announce ‘Road to 10 Million More Visitors’
New tourism target of 67 million annual visitors by 2021 unveiled at NYC & Company annual meeting

Step Into the Game of Diverse Sporting Events in New York City
Lumberjack Competition in Central Park and Competitive Swim Race around the Statue of Liberty are among the City’s Unique Events

It's the End of an Era but the Party's Just Getting Started
More than 30 Top NYC Restaurants to Participate in Mad Men Dining Week from March 23-29
Famed Eateries to Offer 1960s-Inspired Lunchtime Fare for $19.69

NYC & Company Encourages Travelers to Experience Manhattan’s East Village Like a Local 

NYCGO Insider Guides Neighborhood Spotlight includes Documentary Featuring Locals who Highlight the East Village

At ITB Berlin, NYC & Company Showcases New Attractions and Developments
Whitney Museum of American Art, One World Observatory and New York Wheel and Empire Outlets Join NYC & Company to Promote ‘New’
New York City
German Visitation to New York City Hit Record High of 627,000 in 2014, an 18 Percent Growth Since 2010

February 2015

NYC & Company Launches Global Communications Instagram Account to Publicize the Destination to Media and Influencers
New Social Channel Utilizes Photos to Promote Company-Wide Campaigns and Highlight New Attractions in New York City

Off-Broadway Week Starts Today, Runs through March 8
Biannual Promotion Offers Two-for-One Tickets to 40 Off-Broadway Productions

NYC Restaurant Week Winter 2015 Starts Monday with Discounted Dining at 340 Restaurants through March 6
Exclusive Video Content Provides a Behind-the-Scenes Look at NYC Restaurant Week Participants
#NYCRestaurantWeek Photo Contest Returns to Help Kick Off Dining Promotion

NYC & Company Welcomes The 112th Annual North American International Toy Fair Back to New York City
Largest Toy Trade Show in Western Hemisphere Expects More Than 30,000 Market-goers from More Than 100 Countries, Generating Nearly 20,000 Room Nights

NYC & Company Unveils New Video Campaign As Off-Broadway Week 2-For-1 Tickets Go On Sale
40 Off-Broadway Productions Offering Discounted Tickets for Performances February 23–March 8

New York City to Celebrate Design with Third Annual NYCxDESIGN May 8–19, 2015
Registration Is Open for Designers, Organizations and Establishments Looking to Participate in This Year’s Citywide Design Program

NYC & Company Encourages Visitors To Discover NYC’s Three Chinatowns In Celebration Of Lunar New Year
February’s Neighborhood X Neighborhood Feature Highlights Brooklyn’s Sunset Park, Manhattan’s Chinatown And Queens’ Flushing

Mayor De Blasio and NYC & Company Announce New York City Welcomed An All-Time Record 56.4 Million Visitors In 2014
City’s Tourism Industry Generated Record $61.3 Billion in Economic Impact, Supporting 359,000 Tourism-Related Jobs
NYC & Company Achieved Goal of 55 Million Annual Visitors One Full Year Ahead Of Schedule

NYC Restaurant Week Winter 2015 Reservations Open Today For Dining Deals February 16 – March 6
More than 340 Restaurants, a Record Number of Participants, Take Part in this Winter’s Iteration

January 2015

NYC & Company Welcomes Back The Winter 2015 Edition Of NY NOW®, The Market For Home + Lifestyle
Approximately 50,000 Total Market Participants from All 50 States and 80+ Countries Expected to Attend, Generating a Projected 27,000 Hotel Room-Nights

NYC & Company Highlights Romantic Ways to Have A Perfect Valentine’s Day in New York City
From Ice Festivals and Romantic Concerts to Luxurious Hotel Packages, New York City’s Five Boroughs are the Ideal Place to Discover and Cherish Romance this Valentine’s Day

NYC & Company Welcomes More Than 40,000 Attendees to New York City for the 110th Annual Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show
More than 40,000 Visitors Expected to Attend the World's First and Longest-Running Boat Show from January 21-25

NYC & Company Announces Broadway Week Starts Today and Runs Through February 5
Two-for-One Tickets Still Available to Participating Shows for Performances from January 20–February 5

NYC & Company Offers 2015 New York City Delegate Discount Pass For
Meeting & Convention Attendees

Savings at More Than 70 New York City Attractions, Restaurants, Retailers and Tours

NYC & Company Welcomes Nation's Top Retailers to the 104th Annual National Retail Federation Convention & Expo
More Than 31,000 Visitors Expected to Attend Retail Industry's Most Comprehensive Trade Show January 11-14

NYC & Company Encourages Theatergoers to Purchase Broadway Week Two-for-One Tickets on Sale Tomorrow
Tickets Available to More Than 20 Broadway Shows for Performances from January 20–February 5
In Four Years, Broadway Week Has Sold Nearly 550,000 Tickets Resulting in More Than $36 Million in Sales

In Advance of Black History Month, NYC & Company Puts a Global Spotlight on Harlem as Part of Neighborhood x Neighborhood
Harlem Locals Share Their Favorite Things to See and Do in a Documentary Spotlighting the Upper Manhattan Neighborhood