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Macy's Flower Show Celebrates Carnivals

This annual floral extravaganza is one of NYC's rites of spring.


Spring arrived this week and that means it’s time for one of the Big Apple’s great traditions: the 43rd Annual Flower Show at Macy’s Herald Square. The big event kicks off on Sunday, March 26 and runs for two weeks, closing on Sunday, April 9.

This year’s theme is “Carnival” and Macy’s invites everyone to come and see their celebration of that classic American institution. The show seeks to deliver the “quirks and delights of early 20th Century fairs,” complete with candied foods, orchestral music from Wurlitzer organs, and the romance of old carousels.

Besides the flowers, which will be spectacularly displayed in exhibitions throughout the store, there will also be a great variety of special events, including cooking demonstrations, live music performances, family fun, and more. 

Macy’s Flower Show is free and open to everyone during regular store hours: 10am–10pm, Monday-Saturday, and 11am-9pm on Sundays. 

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