The Most Uniquely 'New York' Ways to Celebrate Your Birthday!

April 19th, 2018

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Happy Birthday to you from the folks at Stonehenge NYC! You’re a little older but that doesn’t mean you have to stop having fun. There’s no city with more great stuff to experience then NYC--and that goes double on your birthday! We pride ourselves on being more than just a landlord. With awesome resident events and weekly blog posts, we strive to hook our residents up with the NYC lifestyle experience they deserve. Haven’t made birthday plans yet? Looking for extra ideas to fill out your birthday docket? No problem. Stonehenge has some awesome birthday ideas! These aren’t any boring birthday ideas either. They’re each inspired to be as uniquely “New York” as possible. In this great town, we celebrate like nobody else can!

Blow it Out

It’s your birthday, which means you probably want to look your best. Ever notice how your hair looks and feels so much better after you visit the salon? Aside from the obvious cut, it’s probably because your hairstylist knows how to sculpt your hair like an expert. Wouldn’t you love to look and feel that great every day? Before you set out on your birthday revelries, swing by Drybar. At this unique hair salon, they focus only on one thing: Blowouts. Take a seat, pick a style, and watch as they transform your hair into something truly amazing. They’ll make sure your hair is perfectly groomed, quaffed and maintained. It’s the closest you can get to having the kind of ‘personal hairstyle assistant’ that actors and celebs use! tablet_shopinterior4_060616

Escape the Room

Who doesn’t want a little bit of excitement on the their birthday? Have you ever tried one of New York City’s awesome escape rooms? You’ll be locked inside a mysterious room with your pals. There’s only one way out, and you and your pals must find it. It’s no surprise that escape rooms have become a popular NYC birthday destination. What’s more fun than putting your heads together and rushing to escape before time runs out.? You really feel like you’re in your very own Hollywood blockbuster. Try it once and you’ll be an escape room addict! Want to find the best escape rooms in NYC? Look no further than our blog: Escape NYC

Rock and Roll While You Bowl

Is there a more classic way to celebrate a night on the town then bowling? Probably not, but why do you need to trek all the way out to Brooklyn for your birthday bowling? Because, like most New York destinations, Brooklyn Bowl is so much more than it first seems! Aside from the usual great food and refreshing drinks, Brooklyn Bowl is also one of the most unique live music venues in NYC. That’s right, they have daily concerts by some of the best bands around! You can book in advance or nab tickets at the door. Your birthday is the perfect chance to rock and roll while you bowl. carousel-34-808x494

Take an Upstate Wine Tour

There’s nothing more fun and relaxing than a trip to wine country. But when you live in the city, it can be tricky to get out of town, especially if you don’t own a car. Luckily, there are plenty of tours that leave right from Manhattan. They’ll whisk you away to one of New York state’s amazing wineries for a day of tasting and touring. As you stroll through vineyards, taste fine cheeses, and sip delicious wines you’ll be comforted by the thought that your designated driver is waiting for you at the end of the day. Bring a bunch of the buddies and enjoy an upstate wine tasting in birthday bliss. Check out these wine tours! shutterstock_734587075

Eat Your Cake Like a VIP

Your birthday is a great excuse to stuff your face with sugary goodness. There are too few other yearly events that allow for such guilt-free indulgences. If you’ve got a major sweet tooth, you’ll want to go big, which means Sugar Factory is your best and only option. Sugar Factory is all about excess. Superstars including Kylie Jenner, Britney Spears, Drake, and even Rupert Grint have all been spotted digging into to their massive sugary treats. One bite will show you why the biggest names choose Sugar Factory as their go-to sweet spot. You won’t believe the size of these portions. Never before have class and candy collided so wonderfully! Meatpacking-2

Donate Your B-Day

What do you get for the person who has everything? Maybe you’re one of those people who honestly doesn’t want any gifts for your birthday? Perhaps you’re not interested by the other awesome options on this list? Consider donating your birthday to a good cause! That’s right, donating your birthday is totally a thing and if you have a Facebook account, it’s never been easier. Through their simple interface, anyone can quickly and easily set up donations to the charity of their choice. Not a Facebook fan? Use a website like GoFundMe or YouCaring. Just tell your friends that you’d prefer to have any money they’d normally use on your special day donated to those who really need it! shutterstock_314269880