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The holidays and New York City have quite the long-lasting relationship, and rightfully so. There’s no place like New York City during the holiday season, the bright lights of the city skyline, the amazing holiday window displays, and the movie-like views of Central Park…what’s not to like? Tons of tourist flock to New York City every year to catch a glimpse of these amazing holiday window displays in New York, which have become quite the tradition.  Here’s your guide to these wonderful window displays.

Macy’s Herald Square: “The Perfect Gift Brings People Together”

This year, Macy’s windows are all about family traditions and making Christmas together. A pyrotechnic display and jolly tunes will create a celebratory mood- and an invitation by a certain Mrs will melt your heart. New York City, your holiday warm-up has arrived. Thursday 11/16/2017 05:30 PM – 10:00 PM

When: Nov. 16 through Jan. 1

Where: 151 W. 34th St., New York



Barneys New York, Nov. 16 Haas for the Holidays (embrace the theme “Snake Love, Not War.”)

Known for their signature playful creativity, Simon and Nikolai Haas have worked with Barneys to create a set of store windows, limited-edition merchandise, interactive in-store experiences, and a social giving campaign that aim to spread a message of diversity and inclusion this holiday season

When: Nov. 16 Through Jan. 3

Where: 660 Madison Ave., New York


Bloomingdale’s 59th Street: ‘The Greatest Showman’

When:  Nov. 21 Through Jan. 1.

The iconic shopping brand has partnered with both Swarovski and he new film, “The Greatest Showman,” starring Hugh Jackman. Each of its holiday windows on Lexington Avenue will bring to life the music from the film. On Nov. 21, guests can take in circus acts and a special performance from Keala Settle before the windows are unveiled.

Where: 1000 Third Ave. at 59th St., New York

Lord & Taylor: ‘The Best and the Brightest’

When: Open now through Jan. 5

Where: 424 Fifth Ave, New York


Saks Fifth Avenue

Saks Fifth Avenue invites you the 2017 Holiday Window Unveiling & Light Show, Once Upon a Holiday, in celebration of Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’ 80th Anniversary. Enjoy surprises and delights throughout the store while you shop.

When: Monday, 11/20 | 7PM

Where: 611 Fifth Avenue, New York

To check out these beautiful holiday windows and also learn about the holiday movies that filmed in New York check out our Holiday Lights & Movie Sites Tour.