Macy's Holiday Events in New York!

Join Macy's in celebrating the most wonderful time of the year!

Window Unveiling/Tree Lighting  

Herald Square

November 17 from 5pm-6pm          

"It’s the most wonderful time of the year!"

Join us as we raise the curtain on our spectacular holiday windows!  Enjoy a special performance with Patina Miller and Victoria Clark straight from Broadway’s Sister Act with a special appearance by Whoopi Goldberg!                                                                           

Family Fun Day

Herald Square

November 20 

Kick off the Parade with our Annual Family Fun Day Event! Kids department on the 7th floor at 12:00 pm It’s a Parade before the Parade! Meet our cast of characters! Macy's kicks off the holiday season with a day of fun and games for the entire family! Some of your favorite costume characters, including Paul Frank's Julius, PLANTERS' Mr. Peanut, SEGA of America's Sonic Hedgehog and Sanrio's Hello Kitty Princess and more. Plus, stop the SEGA PS3 game station to prove your skills! Be sure to bring your camera for fantastic photo ops!                                  

Also beginning at 12 noon, the first 75 customers who make a $150 Kids' purchase will receive a pair of tickets* to The Radio City Chirstmas Spectacular® presents,The Rockettes Magical Journey, The legend you thought you knew, is now the adventure you never dreamed possible...Tony Award nominee Cathy Rigby is Peter Pan or the hit Broadway show, Sister Act, a divine musical comdey!  Plus with any $30 or more Kid's purchase receive a exclusive Parade giftbag**!                                                                                  

Also for kids on the 7th floor at 2:00 pm Meet Melissa Sweets, Caldecott Honor Winner and author of Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's. She will read from her book and sign copies of the book which will be available for purchase at the event.               

On the 8th floor Toy Shop at 12:00pm, meet the world famous spectacular Radio City Rockettes as they show you how to perform a few of their famous dance moves.                                                                                                          

Santaland Opens      

Herald Square          

November 25                  

Across the country, families travel to one of our seven holiday Macy's Santaland® attractions. Millions of people visit each year to have Santa hear their holiday wishes and have their picture taken with the man himself. These magical holiday wonderlands are designed to delight children of all ages.               


Three Kings  

Herald Square

December 31 at 5PM

Kids on 4th Floor Feliz Dia de Los Reyes! Celebrate the Epiphany with an afternoon of fun! See our bilingual musical puppet show, enjoy a special arts and crafts.  Don't forget your camera! The Society of the Educational Arts, Inc (SEA), a Bilingual Arts-in-Education Organization & Latino Theatre Company for Young Audiences, is dedicated to the empowerment and educational advancement of children and young adults.                       


Brooklyn Holiday      

Downtown Brooklyn, New York

December 10 at 2PM on Main Floor

Santa Claus Comes to Downtown Brooklyn:  Come meet the Big Man Himself and elves!  Be sure to bring your camera. Kids on 4 Stop by our holiday craft station and make your very own holiday ornament!          


About Macy’s 
Macy's, the largest retail brand of Macy's, Inc., delivers fashion and affordable luxury to customers at more than 800 locations in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam. Macy's stores and offer distinctive assortments including the most desired family of exclusive and fashion brands for him, her and home. Macy's is known for such epic events as Macy's 4th of July Fireworks® and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®, as well as spectacular fashion shows, culinary events, flower shows and celebrity appearances. Building on a 150-year tradition, Macy's helps strengthen communities by supporting local and national charities that make a difference in the lives of our customers.