The following are the top miscellaneous events in New York City
| Empire State Building Run-Up |
The Empire State Building Run-Up is an annual foot race from the ground level to the 86th-floor observation deck of the Empire State Building. This event has been held annually since 1978. The race covers a vertical distance of 1,050 feet (320 m) and takes in 1,576 steps. Race participants are referred to both as runners and as climbers. The record time is 9 minutes and 33 seconds, achieved by Australian professional cyclist Paul Crake in 2003.
| Westminster Dog Show |
The Westminster Dog Show is one of the biggest and most prestigious dog shows in the world. It is a show in which dog owners from around the world bring their dogs to compete in various group categories and are judged by members of the American Kennel Club (AKC). This annual two-day event takes place at Madison Square Garden in the month of February. It is considered to be America's first champions only dog show.