Ever wonder why the Empire State Building is lit up in certain colors?

Find out what the special occasion is by looking at the official guide to the Empire State Building's colors. Some November colors:  Nov. 4 to 6 - orange, white and blue NYC Marathon,  Nov. 11 to 13 - red, white and blue, Veteran’s Day, Nov. 14 - blue, blue and white, World Diabetes Day, Nov. 23-27 red, orange and yellow, Thanksgiving.

If you want to find out more about the ESB, check out our Midtown Manhattan tour!