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Aurora by Ithaca Studios

Aurora by Ithaca Studios

Nov 22, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - Feb 26, 2023 @ 10:00 pm

The Seaport
Fulton & Front Streets
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

FREE

Opens Nov 22

Over 4,000 individually-controlled overhead lights create spectacular effects inspired by the natural wonder of the Aurora Borealis, including swirling colors and shooting stars, all synchronized to music. Take a spin under the lights on the free admission Ice Rink.

Each month the theme of Aurora will change with different lighting concepts and soundtracks.

The Santa Clauses’ Winter Wonderland

Visit Santa Claus’ headquarters at the North Pole (on a scenic downtown pier), inspired by Disney’s The Santa Clauses. Step into Santa’s candy-cane-lined hallway, lined with  and follow it into a gingerbread house bar, stocked with seasonal treats and drinks. Settle into a cozy armchair in Santa’s living room, check out his toy workshop, find…

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Seaport Museum Free Family Activity Weekends

Enjoy fun activities for the whole family on the main deck of the tall ship Wavertree. Hands-on activities and engagement stations for kids of all ages enhance the onboard experience. Join creative projects illuminating history and life at sea.

Also visit the hands-on Seaport Discovery: Exploring our Waters with Eric Carle.

No registration…

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Santa Fun Cruise

Visit and take photos with Santa and his elves, decorate a gingerbread house, sing carols, enjoy live storytelling and nosh on a cookie, brownie, hot chocolate with marshmallow and other treats while watching stunning NYC views. Complimentary glass of sparkling wine for adults.

Includes open-air outdoor with panoramic views and heated indoor seating. See the…

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Imagination Playground

This magical interactive, transformable playground lets kids create their own play space with sand, water, giant foam blocks, mats, wagons, fabric, and crates at their fingertips. Great view of the East River. Near lots of cool public art. Bathrooms available.

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Ice Rink at The Seaport

Ice skate in a free admission rink with spectacular views of the East River, the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan skyline, under a new overheard light installation Aurora emulating the Northern lights.

Chase Sapphire Preferred and Reserve cardmembers have exclusive access to the Sapphire Cabin, a heated bungalow located rink-side with complimentary…

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