Add a touch of competition to family travel at M Social Times Square New York, as its outdoor curling rink takes over the hotel’s rooftop bar and lounge, Beast & Butterflies, for the second year in a row. Reserve space for groups of 10–40 people in 45-minute intervals, at $45 per person and including a complimentary spiked warm apple cider cocktail for each applicable registered guest.
Beast & Butterflies, at 7,500 square feet, sits seven floors above Times Square with unobstructed city views. Enjoy curated, artful cocktails while curling in the weatherized tent, open daily 12–10 p.m.
“We are ecstatic to bring this fun and innovative offering back for our guests for a second year in a row,” said William van Wassenhove, general manager, M Social Times Square New York. “As the first hotel to offer rooftop curling in New York City last year, we found the activation to be an immense success and knew we had to bring it back for another year. With some new updates and additions to the rink, we expect that the activation will be even more successful in 2023!”
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United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
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