New York Yankees Opening Day | Things to do in New York
Posted: February 22nd, 2013
Things to do in New York: Take Me Out to the Ballgame! New York Yankees Opening Day is a Much Anticipated NYC Event
Times Square Hotels prepare for many upcoming Things to do in New York like Yankees Opening Day as thousands of fans pour into the city to watch the season’s first game. This NYC Event will pit the New York Yankees against the Red Sox and their famous rivalry is sure to add to the excitement of the game.
Yankees Opening Day
April 1, 1:05 p.m.
1 East 161st Street
Bronx, New York 10451
Times Square Hotelsare preparing for one of the most anticipated Sporting Events of the year: Yankees Opening Day - easily the top choice for 'Things to do in New York' for April! Yankees fans are some of the most loyal in the country, and many are willing to travel from all over to watch their pinstriped players win their first home game.
This particular NYC Event is even more special because they will be playing the Boston Red Sox. The rivalry between these two teams in legendary. Anytime the Red Sox and Yankees are pitted against each other, whether in Boston or New York, every seat is filled.
While the rivalry is intense, the two teams will join forces during Yankees Opening Day game in order to pay tribute to the victims of the Sandy Hook shooting. A special ceremony, which will include a moment of silence and the victim’s names displayed on the scoreboard, will take place before the game. All of the players on both teams will also wear ribbons throughout the game in honor of the victims.
Tickets for this much-anticipated Event in NYC have been nearly sold out for quite some time, but you may still be able to get tickets through a secondary source such as StubHub. Keep in mind that tickets sold through such secondary sources are much more expensive but, for many Yankees fans the price is well worth it.
If you’re Visiting the city for this NYC Event then you will want to book your New York City Hotel room now. Many Hotels are offering specials, and because of the many Visitors, may sell out, so don’t wait to book your Guest Room or Suite.
If you will be in town for Yankee Opening Day but cannot get tickets, then you can simply order Room Service and watch the game live from your Hotel Room on ESPN. Whether your watch at Yankee Stadium or on TV, you can be sure that on April 1st, Yankees fans will be eating and breathing baseball!
Looking for Things to do in New York? Consider the New York Yankees Opening Day.
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