Madison Square Park Fall Festival

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Madison Square Park welcomes children and family for a special fall festival event on Saturday, October 15th from 11AM to 2PM. There will be live music, games, arts and crafts activities, pumpkins, face painting, story time and snacks. Fun free event for the entire family to bring in the Halloween Spirit – Kids can dress up in their halloween costumes and parade around the... Read More

Columbus Day Parade

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The Columbus Day Parade will be held on Monday, October 10th, 2011 starting at 11:30AM until 3PM on Fifth Avenue.  The parade begins at 44th Street and ends on 72nd Street. The grandstands will be located on Fifth Avenue between 67th and 69th Streets. Over one million spectators are expected and over 35,000 marchers including bands and colorful floats. Dedicated to the history... Read More

Annual Pet Parade Hudson River

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The Annual Pet Parade in Hudson River Park will be held on Sunday, October 9th from 1PM to 4PM. Dress up your dog or cat or any type of animal you have and head to Pier 84 at Hudson River Park. Compete for prizes in various categories, such as best dressed pet, most exotic pet and best pet trick. Registration is FREE.  Checkout the Upcoming Events Calendar for more events. To... Read More

Blessing of the Animals

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Feast of St. Francis – first Sunday in October, animals are blessed at the Cathedral of  St. John the Divine.  This impressive Cathedral is said to be the world’s largest Gothic Cathedral and has been a work in progress since 1892. Sunday, October 2, 11 am Service, followed by the Fair at 1 pm   Checkout the Upcoming Events Calendar for more events. Highlight... Read More

Harmony on the Hudson

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The 10th Annual Family Music Festival at Battery Park City, “Harmony on the Hudson” will be held this Sunday, on September 25, from Noon-6pm. Enjoy a great day of music and fun – festivities include the following. Musical performances for the entire family. Lawn games, street games, and art activities Food and beverages are available Tom Chapin & Friends perform... Read More

My Dog Loves Central Park

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Central Park Paws will be Hosting its 9th Annual “My Dog Loves Central Park Country Fair”  This event will take place on Saturday, September 24, 2011 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Bandshell in Central Park. Last year 8000 people showed up to this event, along with dogs wearing tutus, dogs in tuxedos, dogs riding in carriages, dogs dressed like Christmas trees, and... Read More

Feast of San Gennaro

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The 85th Annual Feast of San Gennaro is held Thursday, September 15, through Sunday, September 25, 2011, on the streets of Little Italy. This feast is the biggest religious outdoor festival in New York City - the celebration includes, entertainment on outdoor bandstand, Italian folk songs, rock bands, pop singers, annual cannoli eating competition, live radio broadcasts, pasta... Read More

Motorexpo

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The Motorexpo will be held at the World Financial Center in the heart of Lower Manhattan for the 4th annual New York event. When: Sunday, September 18 to Friday, September 23 2011. Time: Sunday 11am-5pm  and Monday to Friday 10am-6pm World Financial Center is located in Lower Manhattan at the center of Battery Park City, overlooking the New York Harbor and the Hudson River.... Read More

Italian Culture in Central Park

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Casa Barilla will be presenting a four-day celebration of Italian food and culture in Central Park from September 13-16. Casa Barilla will feature interactive cooking classes, food and culture workshops, children’s activities and more! Checkout the Upcoming Events Calendar for more events available for this week. Casa Barilla opens on Tuesday, September 13 and runs through... Read More

Summerstage

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Summerstage is a performing Arts Festival that’s free to the public held at the Rumsey Playfield in Central Park. JAGGED EDGE / MELANIE FIONA / CHRIS WALKER / FORCE MDS When: Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 7:00PM For more details – Click Here! Checkout the Upcoming Events Calendar for this week. Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side... Read More

Washington Square Outdoor Art

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This weekend Sept 10th and 11th the Streets around Washington Square Park will be lined up with artists, photographers and craftspeople selling their work. The Washington Square Outdoor Art is schedule every Memorial and Labor day weekend and continues to the following weekend from 12:00PM  to 6PM. Location: The village art show takes place on the sidewalks of University Place... Read More

Dumbo Art Under Bridge

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The 15th annual Dumbo Arts Festival presents more than 500 artists, 150+ studios, 35+ galleries, 40+ arts organizations and live performances – all free of charge in the Dumbo neighborhood on the Brooklyn waterfront, between the Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges. The festival will showcase artwork in and around Dumbo street corners, parks, bridges, galleries, storefronts, performance... Read More

Atlantic Antic Street Festival

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The 37th Annual Atlantic Antic Street Festival will bring one million people to Atlantic Avenue to enjoy free performances and food from around the World, as well as fun activities all day long! The Street fair is along Atlantic Avenue from 4th Avenue in Boerum Hill to Hicks Street in Brooklyn Heights. On this autumn day in Brooklyn come celebrate the day and listen to blues, rock,... Read More

Feast of San Gennaro

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The 85th Annual Feast of San Gennaro is held Thursday, September 15, through Sunday, September 25, 2011, on the streets of Little Italy. This feast is the biggest religious outdoor festival in New York City - the celebration includes, entertainment on outdoor bandstand, Italian folk songs, rock bands, pop singers, annual cannoli eating competition, live radio broadcasts, pasta and... Read More

West Indian Carnival

West Indian Carnival

The Caribbean American parade marches down Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn – this colorful West Indian Carnival presents steel drum music, with its fantastic costumes and huge feather headdresses, and marching bands. Come join in on one of New York City’s most popular parades that celebrates West Indian history, culture, music and food. This parade attracts more than three... Read More

NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL

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NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL presents films from September 30 – October 16, 2011: The 17-day New York Film Festival highlights the best in world cinema, featuring top films from celebrated filmmakers as well as fresh new talent. Organized by the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Checkout the Upcoming Events Calendar for more events. The Film Society of Lincoln Center produces The... Read More

Brazilian Day

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Come celebrate the 27th anniversary of the Brazilian Day festival in NYC, with the Lavagem da Rua 46 (September 3, Saturday) and Brazilian Day, (September 4, Sunday), at 46th Street, also known as Little Brazil near Times Square. This event takes over 25 blocks surrounding Little Brazil neighborhood – the celebration will include Brazilian music, dance, food and much more. Location between... Read More

Met Summer HD Festival

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Head to Lincoln Center for the best free opera this summer. The Metropolitan Opera is presenting ten of the best free HD video screening productions of the biggest opera stars from August 27th until September 5th. Verdi’s Don CarloMonday, September 5, 7:15 pm Nicholas Hytner’s acclaimed new production of Verdi’s most ambitious opera stars Roberto Alagna in the... Read More

Films on the Green Festival

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Films on the Green Festival presents an outdoor event - ”Two Days in Paris – Deux Jours à Paris By Julie Delpy Date: September 8, 2011 Place: Columbia University / Low Library Steps Films on the Green: screening will begin at 7:30 pm About the Film: Marion (Delpy), a French photographer, lives in New York with Jack (Goldberg), an interior designer. After a brief stay... Read More

Syfy movies with a view

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Join the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy for free music from BAMcinématek and DJs from Brooklyn Radio, plus free bike parking, sponsored by Bike & Roll. Music at 6:00pm, movies at sunset. Click Here for details! Location: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Old Fulton Street and Furman Street in Brooklyn  Read More

Summer HD Festival

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Head to Lincoln Center for the best free opera this summer. The Metropolitan Opera is presenting ten of the best free HD video screening productions of the biggest opera stars. Click here for more details. Free Outdoor Opera Screening at the Met from August 27th until September 5th. Location: Lincoln Center Plaza on Broadway and 64th St.  Read More

Fashion Night Out

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The Fashion Night Out extravaganza is back for a third year in a row – Flock to your favorite store in NYC and see models, celebrities, designers and fashion editors celebrate and kick off to New York Fashion Week. Starts September 8, from 6 to 11PM. Location: Action takes place on the streets of Madison Avenue and on Bergdorf Goodman & Saks fifth avenue on 5th Avenue. Location:Madison... Read More

Mary J Blige

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Mary J Blige will be performing at the Rumsey Playfield on September 2nd, 2011 in Central Park. Checkout the Good Morning America Concert Series Schedule. Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side on 5th Avenue either 69th or 72nd street. From the West Side enter through 72nd Street and Central Park West and walk towards the Mall.  Read More

Lenny Kravitz

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Lenny Kravitz the hit singer will be performing outside at the Today Show Plaza on September 2nd, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule. Location: 49th Street and Rockefeller Center  Read More

CPC Film Festival

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The ninth annual Central Park Conservancy Film Festival presents 5 free movies featuring a music theme (rock, country, salsa, jazz and soul). From August 23rd until 27th, bring your own chairs and blankets, and watch free outdoor movies on a big Screen under the stars in Central Park. Tuesday, Aug. 23: El Cantante Wednesday, Aug. 24: Bird Thursday, Aug. 25: Dreamgirls Friday,... Read More

Train

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The Train will be performing their popular hits outside at the Today Show Plaza on August 26, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule. Location: 49th Street and Rockefeller Center  Read More

Stevie Nicks

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Stevie Nicks will be performing at the Rumsey Playfield on August 26th, 2011 in Central Park. Checkout the Good Morning America Concert Series Schedule. Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side on 5th Avenue either 69th or 72nd street. From the West Side enter through 72nd Street and Central Park West and walk towards the Mall.  Read More

Enrique Iglesias

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Enrique Iglesias the Latin singer will be performing outside at the Today Show Plaza on August 19th, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule. Location: 49th Street and Rockefeller Center  Read More

Taio Cruz

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Taio Cruz will be performing at the Rumsey Playfield on August 19th, 2011 in Central Park. Checkout the Good Morning America Concert Series Schedule. Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side on 5th Avenue either 69th or 72nd street. From the West Side enter through 72nd Street and Central Park West and walk towards the Mall.  Read More

Zac Brown Band

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Zac Brown Band the popular American country band will be performing outside at the Today Show Plaza on August 5th, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule. Location: 49th Street and Rockefeller Center  Read More

Andrea Bocelli Live

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Andrea Bocelli Live in Central Park September 15th – Click Here for details. Checkout the Upcoming Events Calendar for this week. Location: Mid-Park from 79th to 85th Street.    Read More

Harlem Week 2011

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Harlem Week is a two week celebration of Harlem’s rich history and culture in August. Event includes, Outdoor Farmer’s Market & Expo, Jazz, Harlem Summer Stage and much more. Click here for Harlem Week. Location: Harlem Week.  Read More

Great Jazz on the Great Hill

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Great Jazz on the Great Hill will be held on Saturday, July 30, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. hosted by the Central Park Conservancy and Jazzmobile, Inc. This event includes a swing dance party , Arts and crafts for kids, dance workshop for adults. Bring your picnic blanket and dancing shoes for an afternoon of live jazz, music by The George Gee Swing Orchestra and special guests,... Read More

Shakespeare in the parking lot

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“Shakespeare in the Park(ing) Lot, presented by The Drilling Company (Hamilton Clancy, Artistic Director), is a summer New York institution that performs free Shakespeare productions in a municipal parking lot at the corner of Ludlow and Broome Streets in Manhattan’s Lower East Side. For more details go to Shakespeare in the parking lot.” Show plays Thursdays... Read More

Harlem Week

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Come join in on Harlem Week on Sunday, July 31st for some food, fun, and music under the stars. For more details go to the official website Harlem Week. This event is free to the public. Schedule for “A GREAT DAY IN HARLEM” 12 Noon – 4 PM: The Family Unity Day 4 PM – 5 PM: The New York Gospel Caravan 5 PM – 6 PM: The Urban Fashion Fusion Showcase 6 PM – 9 PM: “Concert... Read More

Mad Decent Block Party

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The fourth annual Mad Decent Block Party will be held on July 30, 2011, from 12PM until 9PM. Come join in on an afternoon and evening of music, fun, food, and games. The party is open for all ages and features a full lineup of musicians including the Gang Gang Dance, Zeds Dead, Maluca, Claude VonStroke, BAIO (Vampire Weekend) DJ Set, The Hood Internet, Bosco Delrey, PO PO and Trevor... Read More

Maroon 5

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Maroon 5 will be performing outside at the Today Show Plaza on August 5th, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule. Location: 49th Street and Rockefeller Center  Read More

The Smurfs

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The Smurfs take over FAO Schwarz the most famous toy store in New York City.  If you want to see the Smurfs this week head over to FAO Schwarz from 2 – 4PM, until Friday, July 29th, 2011. Location: 767 5th Avenue at 58th St. New York, NY, 10153 Sammy on the giant piano keys – Remember the walking piano featured in the romantic comedy “Big”?  Read More

Three Doors Down

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Three Doors Down will be performing outside at the Today Show Plaza on July 27, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule Location:49th Street and Rockefeller Center  Read More

Bastilla Day

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Come Celebrate Bastilla Day on Sunday, July 10th, 2011, between Fifth and Lexington Avenue on 60th street. Enjoy French Culture from 12PM to 6PM – Activities include, music ,face painting for children, french food, desserts, and much more. Click here for more Details Location: Entrance to Bastille Day on 60th Street and Lexington Avenue – free and open to the public.  Read More

RiverFlicks for Kids

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The RiverFlicks for kids features new and classic films for children and families. Bring your own chairs & blankets, and watch free outdoor movies on a big Screen under the stars at Pier 46 by the Hudson River (Charles Street/Hudson River). August 19, 2011: Tangled rated PG Located: Pier 46 in Greenwich Village cross at Charles St.   July 8, 2011: The Karate Kid (2010... Read More

RiverFlicks for Grown-ups

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The RiverFlicks features blockbusters hits from 2010 – Watch free outdoor movies on a big Screen under the stars on Manhattan’s west side waterfront at Pier 63 lawn. July 6, 2011: The Social Network rated PG-13 July 13, 2011: Easy A rated PG-13 July 20, 2011: The Kids Are All Right rated R July 27, 2011: The Other Guys rated PG-13 August 3, 2011: The Fighter rated R August... Read More

Lincoln Center for the Visual Art

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Portraits in Dramatic Time by David Michalek will be held outside of Lincoln Center, from July 5th through July 31, between 8:45 to 11:45, except July 11th. Free; No tickets required. For more details click here. Location: Lincoln Center (Amsterdam Avenue between West 62nd and West 65th Streets)  Read More

Harlem Meer Festival

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Harlem Meer Performance Festival will be held evey Sunday through the summer from 2PM to 4PM.  Come enjoy free live music by the lakeside in the beautiful northern part of Central Park. July 3, LOS SONEROS DE ORIENTE (CUBAN SALSA) July 10, STEW CUTLER (JAZZ AND BLUES GUITAR BAND) July 17. THE EBONY HILLBILLIES (STRING BAND) July 24 PUCCI AMANDA JHONES WITH THE J.B.E.R. QUARTET... Read More

South Seaport

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The South Seaport and Pier 17 is full of history and culture. It’s located in Lower Manhattan by the waterfront and it’s filled with shops and restuarants. Click here for more details about upcoming events at the Seaport. Sound Bites Series with The Hairs July 3, 2011 – 2:00pm The Wake with Weekend July 8, 2011 – 7:00pm Sound Bites Series with Pow Wow! July... Read More

Intrepid Summer Movies

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Bring a picnic basket, and a blanket or a lawn chair to the 3rd annual Intrepid Summer Movie Series. Opens at 7:30PM, film begins at sunset, Space is limited so first-come first-serve basis. Movie will be shown on the Flight Deck.  Click here for details Intrepid (Free) Summer Movie Series The Goonies July 8, 2011 Back to the Future July 22, 2011 E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial August... Read More

Journey

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Journey will be performing outside at the Today Show Plaza on July 29, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule Location:49th Street and Rockefeller Center  Read More

Macy’s July 4th fireworks

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Come and celebrate the United State’s Independence Day and watch the spectacular Macy’s July 4th fireworks on the Hudson River.  See it live or watch it on NBC, along with special performers like Beyoncé & Brad Paisley, Hosted by Nick Lachey. The show will air on Monday, July 4th from 9-10 p.m. ET. Location: On the Hudson River by the West Side Highway.    Read More

Cee Lo Green

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Cee Lo Green will be performing outside at the Today Show Plaza on July 22, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule Location:49th Street and Rockefeller Center    Read More

Chris Brown

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Chris Brown will be performing outside at the Today Show Plaza on July 15th, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule Location:49th Street and Rockefeller Center    Read More

Blake Shelton

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Blake Shelton will be performing outside at the Today Show Plaza on July 8th, 2011.  Today Show concerts are free and open to the public. Today Show Concert Series Schedule Location:49th Street and Rockefeller Center    Read More

American Idol Top 11

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American Idol Top 11 will be performing at the Rumsey Playfield on August 12th, 2011 in Central Park. Checkout the Good Morning America Concert Series Schedule. Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side on 5th Avenue either 69th or 72nd street. From the West Side enter through 72nd Street and Central Park West and walk towards the Mall.  Read More

Nicki Minaj

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Nicki Minaj will be performing at the Rumsey Playfield on August 5th, 2011 in Central Park. Checkout the Good Morning America Concert Series Schedule Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side on 5th Avenue either 69th or 72nd street. From the West Side enter through 72nd Street and Central Park West and walk towards the Mall.  Read More

Debbie Gibson/Tiffany

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Debbie Gibson/Tiffany will be performing at the Rumsey Playfield on July 29, 2011 in Central Park. Checkout the Good Morning America Concert Series Schedule. Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side on 5th Avenue either 69th or 72nd street. From the West Side enter through 72nd Street and Central Park West and walk towards the Mall.  Read More

Goo Goo Dolls

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Goo Goo Dolls will be performing at the Rumsey Playfield on July 22, 2011 in Central Park. Checkout the Good Morning America Concert Series Schedule. Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side on 5th Avenue either 69th or 72nd street. From the West Side enter through 72nd Street and Central Park West and walk towards the Mall.  Read More

Brad Paisley

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Brad Paisley will be performing at the Rumsey Playfield on July 15th in Central Park. Checkout the Good Morning America Concert Series Schedule. Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side on 5th Avenue either 69th or 72nd street. From the West Side enter through 72nd Street and Central Park West and walk towards the Mall.  Read More

Miranda Lambert

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Miranda Lambert will be performing at the Rumsey Playfield on July 8th in Central Park. Checkout the Good Morning America Concert Series Schedule Location: Entrance to the Rumsey Playfield – from the East Side on 5th Avenue either 69th or 72nd street. From the West Side enter through 72nd Street and Central Park West and walk towards the Mall.    Read More

Lincoln Center out of doors

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The Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival is from July 27th thru August 14th, 2011.   The festival includes free concerts, dancing, music, and spoken word performances near the Lincoln Center. This Event is Free to the public. Click here for Schedule. Sammy enjoying water on the rocks on a hot summer day. Location: Check schedule for various locations.  Read More

Midsummer Night Swing

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Midsummer Night Swing will be held on June 27th until July 16, 2011. This is a paid event for more details Click Here. Location: 62nd Street between Columbus and Amsterdam Ave at Damrosch Park  Read More

Midsummer Night Swing for Kids

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Midsummer Night Swing for Kids is an outdoor dance party for children who would like to enjoy and learn ballroom, tango, and swing dancing. This event will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2011 at 3:00PM - FREE and open to the public Midsummer Night Swing event for Kids. Location: 62nd Street between Columbus and Amsterdam Ave at Damrosch Park  Read More