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Starting Tomorrow, The Plaza Will Be Renting Out Tricycles

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The Plaza would like to make you feel like a (rich) kid again, but if that wasn't you, they'd like to give your (rich) kids something to do this summer. Tomorrow, they'll be reintroducing the Tricycle Garage, which originally launched back in 1956. Tricycles, bicycles, and scooters will all be available for rental to celebrate summer in the city—or more specifically, summer in Central Park.

The tricycle garage is open to "kids of all ages," which we are interpreting as "also for adults" since one of the packages includes a Champagne toast for two. But there's been some inflation since 1956: Back then, it was only $0.15 a day to rent one of the bikes. Now, it'll cost you $20 for an hour or up to $40 per day. There's also a Summer Family Package, which includes accommodations in a two-bedroom suite, Strawberries and S’mores upon arrival, 100 bucks in the Eloise gift shop, and a bike rental—all for just $2,295 per night.
· The Plaza [Official Site]

The Plaza

Fifth Avenue at Central Park South New York NY 10019