4 Fun Things to Do in Lower Manhattan This October 2017

4 Fun Things to Do in Lower Manhattan This October 2017

October brings us plenty of exciting things: cooler weather, pumpkin-flavored foods, Oktoberfest, Halloween and more. Celebrate the changing of the seasons and the colorful foliage at these fun fall activities in and around Lower Manhattan.

Beer & Cider Fest

October 18, Eataly Downtown

Celebrate Oktoberfest at an Italian-American establishment in Downtown Manhattan. Choose from over 20 different beers, ciders and brew-inspired food stations at Eataly Downtown. Purchase tickets online for $50 or grab them at the door for $60.

Volez, Voguez, Voyagez – Louis Vuitton

October 27 – January 7, 2018, The American Stock Exchange Building

The traveling Louis Vuitton exhibit is coming to New York City for the very first time. Curated by Olivier Saillard, the exhibition showcases the history of Louis Vuitton from 1854 until now. Explore how this iconic brand has stood the test of time throughout the centuries.

Halloween Parade and Pumpkin Flotilla

October 29, 4pm; Central Park, Harlem Meer

Celebrate the changing of the leaves at the best place in the city for fall foliage: Central Park. Throughout the event you can listen to ghost stories, see a costume parade and exercise your inner pumpkin-carving skills. After the evening’s festivities, Central Park Conservancy will launch the traditional Pumpkin Flotilla, where 50 gourds will take sail across the Harlem Meer at dusk.

Garden Bar

Through October 31, Seaport District, Fulton and Front Street

Before it shuts down for the season, stop by the Garden Bar nestled between Fulton and Front Street in the Seaport District. Catch sunset views after work or stop by for a refreshing beverage while observing passers-by on the weekend. If you haven’t already, sign up for Q&A Hotel’s loyalty program, Friends with Benefits, and discover what the Garden Bar offers our members.

Where do I discover other area happenings?

Q&A Residential Hotel, located at the iconic 70 Pine in Lower Manhattan, is designed to serve the needs of today’s business and leisure travelers. Furnished Quarters, the company behind Q&A Hotel, regularly highlights exciting attractions and events happening near Q&A Hotel on their official blog. Check it out!