Autumn is perhaps the best time to visit New York City, since temperatures are mild and you can feel the excitement of the holiday season. The AFJ will celebrate Jamaica at the 2012 Hummingbird Gala on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at the Marriott Marquis Times Square in the heart of New York City. Dave Barger, President and CEO, JetBlue Airways will be presented with the 2012 International Achievement Award.
NYC has a plethora of activities that are sure to delight you and make your trip to attend the Gala even more enjoyable. We here at the American Friends of Jamaica office in New York would like to offer a few suggestions for your trip; of course, this is only a small selection as there is never an end to activities in the city!
Entertainment, the arts, museums, fine dining, shopping… whatever your interest, you’ll find the best of everything here. From The Met and the American Museum of Natural History, to classic Broadway shows, Metropolitan Opera performances, Manhattan landmarks such as the Empire State Buildingand the Statue of Liberty; the Big Apple has something for everyone!