Econo Lodge Meadowlands
395 Washington Ave.
Carlstadt, NJ 07072
Phone: (201) 935-4600
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The Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, popularly known as “The Big M,” is a famous spot for horse-racing. It has been a witness to this sport since 1976. The racecourse hosts fine dining services too and partners with a lot of luxury hotels. It offers live videos of races, as well as photographs and souvenirs for visitors.
Meadowlands Sports Complex contains MetLife Stadium, the Izod Center, the American Dream Meadowlands, Meadowlands Racetrack, and Quest Diagnostic Training Center. The stadium is home to the New York Giants and the New York Jets. With so many great facilities, you'll find a wide variety of events happening here throughout the year.
The Williams Center for the Arts is a non-profit theater. Built around the famous Rivoli Theater, which has withstood several major casualties, the Williams Center receives a lot of grants, gifts and donations. Today it holds movie screenings and various theater performances. It also serves as a fine venue for private screenings, birthday parties and weddings.
Just 12 minutes from New York City, Bananas has a second location in Hasbrouck Heights, that was opened 2 years after the original started up in Poughkeepsie. Attracting the same high-caliber comedy, the Bananas in Hasbrouck is a hotspot for New Yorkers seeking close-to-home, quality entertainment. When buying tickets to the show, you can also opt to upgrade for a dinner and show! Check out the website or call for more information.
The Jacob W. Van Winkle House is a historical home that currently houses the Masonic Club of Lyndhurst. It was included in the National Register of Historic Places in the year 1983.
Pier 94 is a huge venue with 175,000 square feet of space nestled in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. This place was a former freight pier in the 1950's and is virtually column-less. This water-fronted pier has skylights and is modernized to suit the needs of any event. The pier at full capacity can hold around 6,500 people. Business events, trade shows, fashion shows, exhibitions and so on are held here. Visit website for more details.
Formerly known as Jean Cocteau Repertory, The Exchange brings a new name, a new artistic staff and a new mission to a theater that desperately needed to be revamped. The Exchange is a production company dedicated to exactly what its name says, finding ways to engage both audience and artists. There are sometimes Q&A after the show, during which the cast and director talk with the audience. Check website for more details.
JBL Live at Pier 97 is a collaboration between Live Nation, Harman International and Hudson River Park. The result is a wonderful waterfront, outdoor music venue. Equipped with top-notch sound systems, this seasonal spot hosts great shows by well known musicians and bands.
Located on the second floor of the Church of St. Paul & St. Andrew, the West End Theatre is an intimate venue. This unique performance space is part of a congregational artistic outreach program and home to David Parker & The Bang Group, the Prospect Theater Company, the Pan Asian Repertory, and the Six Figures Theater Company. With productions like Clowning the Bible, Kwatz! The Sound of a Hammer Hitting the Head, and Mom, Dad, I'm Living with a White Girl, shows at the West End Theatre are anything but solemn. Call them for more details.
Pier 92 is one of the Show Piers along 12th Avenue by the Hudson River in downtown Manhattan. It is spread across 70,000 square feet and along with Piers 88 and 90, the area equals to 210, 000 square feet making it a perfect venue for major events and festivals of all sorts. All facilities and support is provided here.Check the website for event schedule.
Pier 84, the largest of New York's piers is a lively hub of activity in the heart of the city. A multipurpose outdoor space, the pier is part of the Hudson River Park. With a number of fun outdoor activities, cultural events, concerts and more, it's a great place to check out for local events. A constant buzz of activity surrounds the place with families out with kids, people skating or biking, boat rides, kayaking and more. The newly constructed pier features an interactive play area for kids, that is both fun and educational. If you're just in the mood to laze, settle in with some music or a book and soak up the sun on the central lawn. A good place to enjoy a view of New York's skyline or take a break at one of the several cafes and eateries on the pier. Pier 84 offers an enjoyable day out for everyone. For details, visit the park website.
McGinn Cazale is a not for profit, 99 seat theater housing the Vital Theater Company and a children's theater too. The season includes three to five plays. Past productions include 'Dear Vienna,' 'Extraordinary!,' 'Vital Signs,' 'Spurn,' and As You Like It.' The theater is air-conditioned and offers a comfortable entertaining experience. See the website for current productions and ticket information.