I had not told the kids yet, but we were going to attend on that evening an NBA basketball game:
NY Knicks v. Detroit Pistons
Madison Square Garden.
As MSG was literally only around the block of our hotel, it was easy to access and easy to return back at the hotel afterwards.
There was no excessive queuing, security check went smoothly and we located and accessed our seats without any hassle.
We were seated in section 225 row 1 and had a great view. Unfortunately, food was mediocre at best and of course overpriced as well as the tickets in general, but I consider this a 'once in a lifetime experience' never to be forgotten and was therefor willing to pay these prices for a family of 5!
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