New York is a big city, and there are plenty of options for celebrating your birthday in a variety of ways. Despite this, many people struggle when thinking about NYC birthday ideas. Often, this is due to the sheer number of possibilities for your birthday, because if you can imagine it, likely there is somewhere in New York that can make it happen.
One of our favorite NYC birthday ideas is celebrating in style with bottle service. Most of the venues that we work with offer a vast array of choices when it comes to choosing your choice of beverage, and bottle service can come with some pretty sweet perks as well. For more information about this NYC birthday idea, view our My NYC Birthday bottle service guide
Another great NYC birthday idea is making your birthday an all day event. This means planning out an entire day with your friends and family so that you feel like a VIP for the entirety of your birthday. You can start your day at whatever time you like, and some options include having brunch (we recommend Pranna
on a Saturday or West 3rd Common
on a Sunday), treating yourself to a massage, or going on a shopping spree (After all, New York City is known for its stores and botiques). Really, it is not so much what you actually end up doing, but rather that you take the time to treat yourself well on your birthday. No matter which NYC birthday idea is your favorite, you should always remember to treat yourself. After all, it is your special day, and you deserve to be treated like royalty.
One popular NYC birthday idea is combining a great dinner with a great after-dinner club, lounge, or bar. Some people really enjoy a delicious dinner and a chance to chat with friends prior to going out and having a crazy birthday night, so this option is another great possibility.
No matter which NYC birthday idea you like, or even if you like them all, always bear in mind that New York City is the city where anything is possible. Dream big and let your imagination run wild!