Entertainment in New York City

Cinema, Nightclubs in New York City

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Cinemas in New York

Moviemaking plays a prominent role in NYC economy and movie watching is equally popular.

In New York, cinema ticket prices depend on which borough the cinema is located. For example, in Manhattan, an adult ticket is between $12 and $17, and up to $20 for a 3D screening. The cheapest tickets are in outer boroughs such as Queens.

There are countless theatre options in every borough.

Unique Cinemas in NYC:

  • Quad Cinema: A New York institution, Quad Cinema has been showing the best of foreign and independent films for over 25 years. Family owned and operated, the Quad continues to show films which are original and intellectual.
  • Cinema Village: The oldest continuously operating cinema in Greenwich Village and one of the oldest in the city.
  • AMC Loews 84th Street 6: One of the most comfortable movie theatre in Manhattan with big, cushy and recliner seats.
  • Regal Union Square Stadium 14: Among all theatres located around the Union Square area, Regal is the only one offering a wide choice of screening options, including; 2D, ScreenX and 4DX with moving seats and effects like wind and water making the movie come alive.

To see the complete list of almost 95 movie cinemas in New York classified by theatre, movie or neighbourhood, visit: nyc.com/movies

Nightclubs in New York

New York nightlife is legendary. It birthed Studio 54, Area, Roxy, Mudd Club, and the Klub Kids that frequented them. People from all around the world travel to "the city that never sleeps" to enjoy the hottest bars, lounges and nightclubs.

Clubs range from modern, traditional, exclusive, to simply legendary.

Top Clubs in NYC:    

Though some clubs are 18 and over, alcohol may only be bought and consumed by those 21 or older which will be checked. Liquor laws require bars to stop serving alcohol at 2AM. Some bars don't close at 2, but they may not serve alcohol for fear of severe fines and closure.

A complete list of more than 900 NYC Nightclubs sorted by popularity can be found in Clubzone.com.

Update 13/02/2020


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