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Viewing 31–40 out of 93 events
from August 2, 2015 to December 12, 2015
in Concerts (x) category

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Aug 9

Family Performance Festival: Butterfly Boogie

at The Great Hill (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Think bugs are gross? Think again! We’ll take you on a 3,000-mile adventure and show you why they’re actually the coolest creatures around. The musical, interactive…
Category: Concerts, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Bronx Arts Ensemble: Concerts

at Rockwood Drive Circle (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The Bronx Arts Ensemble is a professional performance ensemble with a year-round schedule of chamber music and orchestral concerts, as well as special programs for families and schools.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 9

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: Harlem Blues and Jazz Band

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Harlem Blues and Jazz Band return to Harlem Meer Performance Festival to bring you your favorite tunes on a summer afternoon!
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors
Free!

Aug 9

Music in the Park: The Tee-Tones

at Fort Totten Front Gate (in Fort Totten Park), Queens

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy Motown and doo-wop music from the 50's, 60's, and the 70's.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 9

Katz Concert Series Featuring the Tee Tones - Motown

at Little Bay Park, Queens

5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Free community concert please bring low chair or blanklet.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 9

Queens Symphony Orchestra

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park), Queens

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of classic music!
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors
Free!

Monday, August 10, 2015

Aug10

Family Drumming: West African Drum and Dance

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Learn the traditional drumming and dancing styles unique to West Africa and join us for this free class!
Category: Concerts, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug10

Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series 2015: VP Records Presents Reggae Night

at Wingate Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Christopher Martin, Freddie McGregor, and New Kingston take the stage at Reggae Night.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Must See
Event

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Aug12

Garden Grooves

at Jane Bailey Memorial Garden, Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Enjoy live music from local artists.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug12

Accordions Around the World in Bryant Park

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Take a cross-cultural musical journey - from France to Colombia, from the Balkans to Louisiana, from Cumbia to Jazz, and more - with accordions, harmoniums, concertinas, and…
Category: Concerts, Art, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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