Spring in New York

With the good weather of spring begins one of the best times of year to visit New York and participate in cultural and sports calendar

The arrival of spring brings the first day of the baseball season, a week in which the city celebrates design and a general move towards the events held outdoors.

Started the season with the Mets and Yankees opening game in Queens and the Bronx, respectively.

You can further enjoy the outdoors with events like Hanami: Cherry Blossom Viewing at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, a true feast for the eyes, or your participation in the Five Boro Bike Tour TD, whether on two wheels or as a spectator.

On May 4, part of the TD Five Boro Bike Tour, some 32,000 cyclists in a circuit disposed across the five counties along 40 miles without traffic. It is one of the best ways to relax and enjoy the sights of the city. It is the largest cycling event in North America.

Other notable events include new exhibition Gauguin: Metamorphosis at MoMA and Charles James: Beyond Fashion Costume Institute at the recently renovated at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Also, do not miss the Tribeca Film Festival, now in its 13th year. For more ideas, visit the weekly "Free in NYC" and "Top Five" Events features.

traslation: Belén Zapata