Annual Events and Holidays in NYC
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 17, 2022 (174 days away)
MLK Day commemorates the civil rights leader's birthday and celebrates his crusade for equal rights through nonviolent activism. King was assassinated 53 years ago in April 1968 and New York first recognized the holiday in 1984, two years before it became a national holiday.
This is one of nine holidays when the world's largest free-flying American flag is displayed on the George Washingon Bridge 🇺🇸
Upcoming EventsPresidential Primary Election Day (June 23rd)
Full Moon (Blue Moon) (October 31st)
Partial solar eclipse at 5:32am just below the horizon (June 10th)