The New York Sports Tours van, in front of the Yale Club, where the tour begins. (Courtesy New York Sports Tours)
New York Sports Tours’ “New York Game Changers” sports history experience is a luxury tour ride through midtown Manhattan. Guests will be immersed in entertaining, educational stories of how sports-related people, places and events in New York from 1776 to the present have helped shape culture and society in the city, nation and beyond. An English-speaking sports expert leads the tour. Information is also shared through more than 30 exclusive mini-documentaries that play during the ride. Many tours include the option of a meal at Keens Steakhouse hosted by a noted sports figure. The tour starts at E. 44th St. & Vanderbilt Ave., near the west entrance to Grand Central Terminal. The tour ends at Keens Steakhouse, W. 36th St., near Sixth Ave. Tickets can be purchased on the website.