Top Fall Activities Among Hotels near Little Italy

Let Us Guide You During Autumn in the Bronx

The best things to do in the Bronx are endless. When you stay at the Opera House Hotel, the most convenient among hotels near Little Italy, NYC, you experience the comforts of home with easy access to a variety of iconic fall activities. Whether you're celebrating Italian heritage at Ferragosto, catching a game at Yankee Stadium before the season ends, or witnessing fall-flowering chrysanthemums bloom at the New York Botanical Gardens, you're ensured to have an unforgettable vacation. Follow our guide for the best fall attractions in the Bronx and see why the benefits of staying at our Bronx hotel just got even better.

Some of our favorite Bronx fall attractions include:

  • Bocce Ball Tournament: Celebrate a classic Italian sport in Ciccarone Park on Arthur Avenue. On October 10th to the 11th, the annual Bocce Ball tournament will take place in the heart of the Bronx Little Italy neighborhood bringing together Italian-Americans and tourists alike. Not able to make the event? Join others in the excitement by playing a game in Ciccarone Park where the courts are open to all ages.
  • New York Botanical Gardens: During the month of October, visit Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden for a tranquil escape away from Manhattan’s busy streets. The kiku, a fall-flowering plant which also means chrysanthemum in Japanese, will be on full display at the New York Botanical Gardens in this remarkable exhibition.
  • Ferragosto: The best time to visit the Bronx is during the fall when Ferragosto Festival occurs. This yearly, Italian tradition near Belmont station allows family-owned businesses to share their appeal and engage with tourists in Italian culture, music and food. This holiday is historically known as a time to recognize the end of harvest season. Enjoy the most celebrated Italian festival on September 11 on Arthur Avenue between Crescent Avenue and 187th street.
  • Yankee Stadium: As the fall season approaches, the end of baseball season is just around the corner. Make the NYC adventure even more memorable by catching a game during your stay at The Opera House Hotel. With many opportunities to watch your favorite players as postseason begins October 4 and the World Series starts on October 25, staying at a hotel near Yankee Stadium just got even better.
  • Scarecrows & Pumpkins: From September 17th to October 30th, families can attend the New York Botanical Gardens for family fun. Enjoy Halloween-themed exhibitions with your all-garden pass, which allows you access to many areas in the gardens.