Uptown Bounce At The Museum Of The City Of New York

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Join the Harlem partnership of the Museum of the City of New York and El Museo del Barrio for their third annual Uptown Bounce series of summer block parties! Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Visit Free The Manhattanhenge From FDR Four Freedoms Park

Manhattanhenge1On Tuesday, July 12, Four Freedoms Park Conservancy will open the gates of FDR Four Freedoms Park after-hours so that visitors can take advantage of “Manhattanhenge.” Continue Reading →

Join The Best In Music At The Free SummerStage 2016 In Central Park


City Parks Foundation is proud to announce the 2016 season of SummerStage, New York City’s largest free performing arts festival, bringing more than 115 free performances to Central Park and 15 neighborhood parks throughout the five boroughs.  Continue Reading →

Best Places To Watch The July 4th Fireworks For Free In Harlem

july-4-fireworks_650Harlem’s Independence Day salute on Tuesday, July 4th Fireworks will be set off from multiple locations, meaning there will be Instagram-worthy vistas of the display from multiple spots. Continue Reading →

More Ounce To The #UptownBounce In Harlem

uptown bounce1UptownBounce is back! Join the Museum of the City of New York and El Museo del Barrio for their third annual series of summer block parties. Continue Reading →

Anpu, Wonfu And Sunset Rollercoaster At SummerStage In Central Park

summerstage in central parkCheck out the Taiwanese Waves with Anpu, Wonfu, and Sunset Rollercoaster riding it, they’re considered “…one of the most influential alternative musical artists of this generation” in Japan. Continue Reading →

King Sunny Adé At SummerStage In Central Park

king sunny adeThe World Music Institute (WMI) is thrilled to open its 2016-2017 season with a rare U.S. appearance by Nigerian superstar King Sunny Adé. Presented by City Parks Foundation’s SummerStage in association with WMI, the concert also features fellow Nigerian Orlando Julius and The Afro Soundz, and DJ Rich Medina. Continue Reading →

Register For Seniors Fitness Park Classes In Harlem

edb381be-a3ae-4bb4-acad-ab3dde3dfe8bOnline registration is open for fall Seniors Fitness classes offering free tennis lessons, yoga instruction, and fitness walking in 14 parks across the city.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Free Outdoor Screening of ‘Mad Hot Ballroom’

MadHotBallroom_Fall2009Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment Commissioner Cynthia López and NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver, FAICP, announce the free screening of the documentary Mad Hot Ballroom to kickoff the City’s ‘Movies under the Stars’ community program. Continue Reading →

Hip Hop Legend Rakim Free At Summerstage In Central Park

Rakim_GOAT_In the history of Hip Hop, few artists have had as great an impact on the development and progression of the art forms lyrical style as Rakim. Continue Reading →