City Wants Bike Lane Connecting Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park With Central Park

Patch reports that the city Department of Transportation is moving forward with Harlem bike lane improvements first proposed this summer. Continue Reading →

Residents To Discuss The City’s Planned East Harlem Greenway Link Next Week

Patch reports that Harlem residents can discuss the city’s plans to design and construct an 11-acre park in East Harlem with Parks Department representatives next week. Continue Reading →

Lena Horne Celebrates 100 Years In Harlem

A celebration of a remarkable woman with song, dance and remembrances at the Lena Horne at 100 with host Maurice Hines, Danny Mixon Trio, special guests Patience Higgins, Alyson Williams, and Carter Conway. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: Black Girl Magic Celebrating The Superflyness Of Black Women & Girls 2017 Finale

Show your love in celebration of the Superflyness Of Black Women & Girls from Harlem to Harare presented for free by our friends at Imagenation Foundation event presented at Marcus Garvey Park Amphitheater in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem Townhouse Prices Have Increased 171 %

NY Curbed reports that Harlem townhouse prices are skyrocketing is no surprise; every few months, a new townhouse comes on the market trying to create a new sales record. Continue Reading →

Charlie Parker Jazz Festival 2017 At Marcus Garvey Park In Harlem

City Parks Foundation is proud to announce the 25th Anniversary celebration of the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival. Continue Reading →

The Step Afrika! At Marcus Garvey Park 2017

Watch the world’s first professional company dedicated to high energy percussive stepping. The Step Afrika! dance squad has reinvented the concept of dance performance, with a revitalized program that truly steps things up. Continue Reading →

The SummerStage Festival 2017 At Marcus Garvey Park In Harlem

Join City Parks Foundation’s SummerStage festival heads to Marcus Garvey Park this week (schedule below) and next week, for the 25th Anniversary of the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival.

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Harlem Shooting ‘Persons Of Interest’ Released

The NYPD has released security camera footage of five teenagers wanted in connection with a shooting in Marcus Garvey Park last week. Continue Reading →

Man Wounded In High Noon Shoot Out In Harlem

A man was wounded in a broad daylight shooting in Marcus Garvey Park on Thursday afternoon in Harlem, New York, officials said. Continue Reading →

Wycliff Gordon Quintet, Theater, Music, And Market In Harlem (Video)

Musical ambassador and interpreter of America’s music, Wycliffe Gordon experiences an impressive career touring the world performing hard-swinging, straight-ahead jazz receiving great acclaim from audiences and critics alike. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The Harlem Skyscraper Cycling Classic 2017 (Photographs)

Photographs By Seitu Oronde

On Saturday, June 18, 2017, Seitu Oronde was at the Harlem Skyscraper Cycling Classic 2017 at Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Harlem Shooting Suspect Identified

The NYPD has identified a suspect wanted in connection with a non-fatal shooting this week in Harlem, police told source. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Order Of Black Nuns To Sell Uptown Locale

The Franciscan Handmaids of the Most Pure Heart of Mary, Inc. (FHM), one of three orders of mostly Black nuns in the United States, has put its Harlem location on the market as they restructure. Continue Reading →

Public Art Takes Root Across 110th Street In Harlem

Marcus Garvey Park, like all of Harlem, is contested space. It was named for the Pan-Africanist leader in 1973, but the adjoining landmarked district retains the old name, Mount Morris Park. Continue Reading →