Why not get a head start on your New Year’s resolutions? Instead of boozing it up and getting down on December 31st, try one of these self-care-focused New Year’s Eve events. From spiritual concerts and sound baths to bike rides and eco-friendly parties, start your resolutions early at our picks for the best wellness-focused New Year’s events in NYC.
Kick off your yoga resolution with a coffee and music social before a 45-minute all-levels coffee-adjacent yoga class, followed by a bowl of cereal and milk from the Kellogg's cereal cafe.
Learn about proper form and ask all your burning questions about exercise and nutrition at this hour-long class for women looking to explore the world of strength training in a non-judgmental setting.
Into learning a new skill for 2019? Bring some blossoms into your life, too, at this BYOB beginner embroidery workshop, where you'll take home a floral-embroidered hoop for your apartment wall.
Bring your own mat to this hour-long beginner-friendly yoga class. It's kicked off with a 15-minute happy hour, where you'll be treated to two glasses of wine from Vinopolis at Brooklyn WinterFest.
People of color are welcome to this sliding scale Sunday yoga class, with a focus on expanding the heart chakra through breathwork, yoga poses, and meditation.
Join the New York Road Runners' coaching staff for a fun, free, all-paces-welcome 3-to-5-mile run in honor of jump-starting your 2019 fitness resolutions.
If drinking and dancing at midnight isn’t your jam and you prefer a different kind of activity to get your heart pumping, sign up for a four-mile loop around Central Park.
Get down to performances by marching band Rude Mechanical Orchestra and Banji alongside eco-conscious new friends at the culmination of the Time's Up bike ride.
Founded over 30 years ago, this annual uplifting concert will welcome in the new year with peace, joy, spirituality, and beautiful cathedral music.
Bring a vegetarian or vegan dish to share at this alcohol-free evening, designed to let you set your intentions for the next year while looking inward during an extended sound bath.
Be transported by electric zithers, harps, chimes, gongs, voice, and more in this immersive sound experience by a famous composer and a sound healing musician.