13 Fun (& Somewhat Crazy) Things You Can Only Do in the Winter!

You don’t need to hole upside just because it’s winter! There are plently of things to do where you can enjoy the outdoors…and maybe even feel like a kid again!

1. Ride the Light-Up Seesaws on Broadway
Thru Feb 1

2. Ice Bumper Cars: Ride, Bump & Spin on Ice

3. Learn to Snowkite at NY Kite Center
(Snow not required for the beginner class)

4. Take the Polar Bear Plunge
February 22

5. Rent an Igloo in the City.

Julie Larsen, Bronx Zoo

6. Visit the Bronx Zoo: It’s a Winter Wonderland!

7. Take Classes to Learn How to Ice-Climb

8. Work up a Sweat on the Ice for Exerskate at Bryant Park
Thursdays thru Feb 28

9. Strip down to Your Skivvies for the Cupid Undie’s Run!
February 8

10. Celebration the Year of the Rat at Chinatown’s Lunar New Year Parade
February 9

11. Spend an Afternoon Skating at Rockefeller Center

12. Try Extreme Ziplining Over the Snow-Coated Mountains.
Starts at $89

13. Take a Tour on a Dog-Sled

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Author: Heather Zachariah

Former Art Director for Home Magazine, Heather Leahy Zachariah, left her career in publishing after baby number number one. She now works from home as a freelance graphic designer and a chauffeur to her 3 busy kids. "Working on TipsFromTown has been a wonderful outlet for me. It renewed my love of publishing where I can design colorful, enticing pages online and allows me to share the things I love about being a mom." Heather grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio, a place that still is near and dear to her. " After living in Brooklyn for 18 years and studying Graphic Design at Pratt Institute, she now lives in the Jersey burbs. "I love living so close to NYC, but in my heart, I'm an Ohio girl."


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