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Local Activities Guide

Tthere are so many exciting activities and exhibits to enjoy in our iconic destinations! We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorites, just in time for your upcoming visit.

From world-class dining to innovative art exhibits, film festivals, new attractions and more, discover all there is to do when you stay with us.

New York

Now through September 17, enjoy 25 live music, dance and theater performances on the great lawn at Bryant Park during their 2022 Picnic Performances. 

Enjoy an evening cruise around New York Harbor with Manhattan by Sail

Visit ARTECHOUSE's newest immersive digital art installations at Chelsea Market.

Visit the Frick Madison, the new temporary home of the Frick Collection in the former Met Breuer.

Stroll through Little Island, New York City's newest public park space that "floats" above the Hudson River. 

Fuel your imagination at the MoMa sculpture garden and explore the museum's fine collection of international art. 

Take a sunset stroll along the 1.45-mile long High Line, an elevated park along Manhattan's westside. 

Philadelphia


Experience over 24,000 square-feet of immersive and interactive art installations at Philadelphia's Wonderspaces.

Step back in time into Philadelphia's most historical sites, including Independence Hall, Elfreth's Alley and Betsy Ross' home.

Explore the Philadelphia Museum of Art', the cultural heart of the city. Discover the latest exhibits at the city's newly-reopened museums here.  

Indulge in exciting dining experiences at a.kitchen at AKA Rittenhouse Square and Walnut Street Cafe at AKA University City. 

Enjoy long and scenic strolls through the Schuylkill River Trail, the 30-mile multi-use path from Philadelphia to Parker Ford.

Visit Philadelphia's inspiring Magic Gardens on South Street.

Washington D.C.


Walk along the waterfront at The Wharf for takeaway at any of the 20 seafood restaurants.

Celebrate 'FUTURES', a 17 museum-wide celebration of the Smithsonian Institute's 175th Anniversary, featuring new activations and exhibits through July 2022.

Shop and dine along the cobblestone streets of historic Georgetown.

Experience all the history at D.C.’s national park, The National Mall, as well as the nearby National Museum of African American History and Culture.

At the forefront of art and technology, visit ARTECHOUSE DC for an immersive experience unlike anything else.

Soar to new heights at the Capitol Riverfront's Trapeze School

Explore more of DC's must-visit museums and exhibitions.

Los Angeles


Meditate amongst the beautiful surroundings of Los Angeles. 

Experience's LA's newest museum, The Academy Museum.

Catch an outdoor movie at one of the city's many drive-in theaters, as well as the return of the popular outdoor and cinema festival Street Food Cinema.

Enjoy a taste of SoCal at a local Farmer's Market: beverlyhills.org.

Explore 120 acres of the incredible Huntington Library, Museum, and Botanical Gardens.

A movie experience unlike any other, catch the latest movie from your own personal mini boat at LA's own Boat Cinema.

Take in musical and stage performances at the iconic Hollywood Bowl this season.

Kayak and paddleboard with the sea lions and dolphins along Marina Del Ray.

Play ball! Get your tickets to a Los Angeles Dodgers baseball game.

Spend the day with family at nearby amusement parks, including Disneyland Resort, Knott's Berry Farm and Universal Studios Hollywood.

Step into your favorite movies with a self-guided tour of the city's fabled film locations.

Explore Los Angeles Walking Trails at trails.lacounty.gov.

Miami

Shop, dine and explore Brickell City Centre, an open-air outdoor complex.

Take in the exciting contemporary art scene at the Pérez Art Museum Miami

Discover the eclectic mix of art galleries, colorful murals, retail stores, and diverse mix of restaurant and bars in Wynwood

Spend the day at Miami's famous beaches in Miami Beach and the art-deco ambiance of South Beach. 

Catch a baseball game at Marlins Park and enjoy a concert at FTX Arena

Virtual Fitness Classes


Keep fit and active with these live online workout classes.

Workout video sessions and personalized training programs: Technogym Wellness App
Free live-stream YouTube workout classes by The Lab
Weekly Instagram Live workouts: Rumble Boxing

NOURISH YOUR MIND


SOUND HEALING WITH LUNA MAYE

Unwind with sound healing therapy sessions by Luna Maye using our special code 'AKAFamily': lunamaye.com

READING WITH THE NEW YORK TIMES

Catch up on all the latest must-reads with the New York Times' official best-sellers list, available to download as e-books here.

FREE ONLINE COURSES

Explore over 2500 free college courses at Harvard, Georgetown, Princeton, and more universities across the world: edx.org. 

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