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January/February Bridal Guide


Photographed at The Rockaway Hotel, this vibrant, community-driven, full-service hotel stands proudly in the heart of Rockaway Beach. Spanning 84,000 square feet, the newly built hotel boasts 53 guest rooms and eight extended-stay suites, complemented by four on-site food and beverage options, a rooftop bar, an outdoor pool area, an intimate spa, and a spacious event space. Bathed in natural light and offering inspiring views of the Rockaway Beach oceanfront and the New York City skyline, the venues create a unique setting for a dream wedding. The hotel's event planning team is ready to manage everything from venue design and catering to offering special rates on room blocks and helping plan engaging weekend activities. For more details, visit us online at

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Nine Amazing Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Reservations


Spend Thanksgiving steps from the ocean! The cozy high-end eatery complete with 88-seats is offering a pre-fixe menu of innovative Thanksgiving plates. Guests can choose from options for their appetizer, entree, and dessert courses - standout items include Pumpkin Veloute (horseradish cream & almond pesto), Cider Brined Turkey (with all the trimmings), and Spiced Pumpkin Mousse (maple whipped cream & ginger cookies), to name a few. The pre-fixe menu is $49 per person and $22 for children (12 and under).

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Spend Thanksgiving at Margie’s Restaurant where they're offering a three course pre-fixe menu ($49 per person, $22 for children 12 and under) including pumpkin veloute with horseradish cream and almond pesto, cider-brined turkey, and spiced pumpkin mousse with maple whipped cream and ginger cookies, to name a few.

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