Twelve NYC Adventures to Banish the Winter Blues

March 14, 2024

Let’s be real: New York winters have a tendency to start out all sparkly and cute and end up...well, slushy and gray. For anyone who needs a little extra encouragement to pursue the season's cultural riches, the NYU News team put together some lesser known recommendations in three classic categories. All of our picks are accessible by public transit wtihin about a half-hour from Bobst library (because who needs long, frigid commutes?) and some are even closer to the Brooklyn campus. Layer up and let’s go!

Let’s be real: New York winters have a tendency to start out all sparkly and cute and end up...well, slushy and gray. With holiday lights packed away and excitement over the season’s first snow flurries faded, it can be daunting to come back to a frozen campus for the "spring" semester when daylight hours are still short and the first blooms—let alone park picnics and outdoor events—are only a distant dream.

It’s probably true that January, February, and March aren’t the months that sell anyone on moving to the Big Apple, and yet midwinter has its quiet advantages, especially for those looking to explore the city unburdened by peak-season crowds. For anyone who needs a little extra encouragement to pursue the season's cultural riches, the NYU News team put together some lesser known recommendations in three classic categories. All of our picks are accessible by public transit wtihin about a half-hour from Bobst library (because who needs long, frigid commutes?) and some are even closer to the Brooklyn campus.

Layer up and let’s go!

The source of this news is from New York University

Popular in Research

1

Apr 6, 2024

Conspiracy theory runs wild linking New York City’s 4.8-magnitude earthquake to date of solar eclipse

2

Apr 4, 2024

Five Sydney researchers honoured by Australian Academy of Science

3

Apr 9, 2024

The rise of Dawn

4

Apr 9, 2024

High School Biology Textbooks Do Not Provide Students with a Comprehensive View of the Science of Sex and Gender

5

3 days ago

How early-stage cancer cells hide from the immune system

Supreme Court rules Colorado can't keep Trump off ballot

3 days ago

Nikki Haley gets first 2024 win in the Washington, D.C., GOP primary

4 days ago

Silence broken on gender pay gaps but we must hold organisations to account

6 days ago

Nasdaq Futures Up 2% as Nvidia Powers Global Rally: Markets Wrap

Apr 8, 2024

Investigating and preserving Quechua

6 days ago

Biden visits his Pennsylvania hometown to call for more taxes on the rich and cast Trump as elitist

6 days ago