The 33rd annual Mermaid Parade full of mermaids, sea creatures, antique cars, floats and performers returns to Coney Island. More info. Advertisements
The annual Museum Mile Festival offers free admission to some of the world’s best museums including—El Museo del Barrio, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Cooper-Hewitt, the Jewish Museum, the National Academy Museum, Neue Galerie, the Museum of the City of New York and the Africa Center. In addition to …
The Northside Festival in Brooklyn, celebrates the artists and music of 400 bands, 150 speakers and 50 films spread over seven days, each custom curated for the music, innovation and film enthusiast. More info.
The 13th annual Big Apple Barbecue Party returns June 13-14. The Big Apple Barbecue Block Party is a celebration of the craftsmanship of ‘cue, represented by the most talented pitmasters in the country. Each one brings their signature approach to the tradition of ‘cue to New Yorkers the second weekend in June in Madison Square …
Another year of roaring 20’s fun! The Jazz Age Lawn Party is New York City’s original prohibition era inspired gathering, it happens on June 13-14 and August 15-16. More info.
FIGMENT is an explosion of creative energy. It’s a free, annual celebration of participatory art and culture. It transforms Governors Island into a large-scale collaborative artwork but be quick to see it, it only lasts for one weekend! More info.
From “High Noon” to “Die Hard”, lots of classic flicks showing outside at Brooklyn Bridge Park. More information and schedule.