Now thru Dec. 14. You're invited to the Gabrielle Carlson Trunk Sale where you will find sumptuous delights to clothe yourself in this holiday season. Roger Smith Hotel from 10 to 6 PM, 47th and Lexington.
Dec. 18 - The Otto Hat Private Sale. Hand knitted by Kika Schoenfeld the Otto hat is a favorite of hip downtown celebs. Julie Saul Gallery, 535 W. 22nd Street, NYC. 6 to 9 PM.
Winter Solstice Celebrations
Dec. 19 Celebrate the Winter Solstice at St. John the Divine. The sunny and rhythmic music of Brazil will warm your heart this December when Brazilian superstar Ivan Lins and colleagues join with the Paul Winter Consort in the 34th Annual Winter Solstice Celebration, Dec. 19 through 21, at New York’s St John the Divine, one of the world’s largest cathedrals. Get more details.
Dec. 19 Winter Solstice Telescope Party. Thursday, December 19 6:30 pm. Hayden Planetarium Space Theater. Join Hayden astronomers and members of the Amateur Astronomers Association for the final night of the fall. They'll provide details on how to observe the night sky and provide a “sneak preview” of what it will look like from inside Hayden's world-famous Space Theater. Tickets:$15 Adults ($13.50 seniors, students) $12 Members
Handel's Messiah & Holiday Concerts
Dec. 10 and Dec. 10. St. Thomas Church on Fifth Avenue is presenting Handel’s Messiah. And if you enjoy carols, don’t miss the Dec. 19 Ceremony of Carols. Get the details.
Dec. 17-21. The New York Philharmonic offers the most popular Messiah performances, with 5 opportunities to watch: at Avery Fisher Hall Tickets $30 - $122. Get the details.
Dec. 19 Judson Memorial Church Messiah Sing and Caroling. A Greenwich Village holiday 30 year tradition. Scores are provided, as well as piano accompaniment and light refreshments at intermission 55 Washington Square South
Dec. 19 & Dec. 20. The New York Pops: Under the Mistletoe with Ashley Brown
Enjoy the New York Pops annual holiday celebration at Carnegie Hall with this interdenominational holiday concert featuring traditional favorites and new hits with Ashley Brown. Get the details.
Dec. 23. Oratorio Society of New York's Messiah Sing. An annual tradition since 1874, the Oratorio Society's Messiah Sing at Carnegie Hall will take place on Monday, December 23, 2013 at 8 p.m. Get the details.