Annual Events and Holidays in NYC


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National Freedom Day (celebration of the 13th Amendment)

February 1, 2021 (96 days away)

The 13th Amendment outlawing slavery was signed 155 years ago on February 1, 1865 by President Abraham Lincoln. New York ratified the Amendment two days later.

Learn More at Wikipedia


Upcoming Events

NYC public schools midwinter recess begins (February 17th)
Special Election for Queens Borough President (canceled due to coronavirus concerns, with no date scheduled) (March 24th)
NYC public schools Spring recess (schools remain closed due to coronavirus) (April 9th)

Learn more about: New York International Auto Show (canceled for 2020), Ragamuffin Parade or New York statehood day


Evening Update for Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Bargain-Priced 2-Bed in a Gated Community

Woman Attempts to Kidnap Child at Chabad-Lubavitch Headquarters

March Knife Slashings Come In Like a Lion, Police Added to Subways

Suspect in Deadly Bronx School Stabbing to Appear Before Grand Jury

Evening Update: City Shelter Crisis and Game of Thrones in Union Square