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Take in some tunes in New York City's great outdoors. Musicians from around the world perform everything from opera to hip hop to world music, all in a park near you.

Concerts Events

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Oct 11

Fall 2015 Overlook Concerts - Bluegrass

at 116th Street Overlook (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Enjoy a performance by the Columbia University Bluegrass Band. Born out of the oldest music in this country, Bluegrass uses traditional instruments and vocal harmonies to create this rousing sound.

Friday, October 16, 2015

Oct 16

Chant Macabre: Songs from the Crypt

at Merchant's House Museum , Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:15 p.m.
Come be spooked by harrowing tales as the Bond Street Euterpean Singing Society bewitches your imagination and sings shivers down your spine, echoing sumptuous, rarely performed songs.

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Oct 17

Fall Festival

at Victory Field (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Have fun at the pumpkin patch and enjoy games, crafts, entertainment, shows, music, and more!

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Sunday, October 18, 2015

Oct 18

Viva España: Two Centuries of Spanish Chamber Music

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Brooklyn Baroque opens its 16th season at MJM with a program dedicated entirely to 17th - and 18th-century Spanish instrumental music. The concert is part of the New York Early Music…

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Oct 24

Regarding de la Guerre: The Music and Letters of Elizabeth Jacquet de la Guerre

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
The Julliard quartet Filigree will play selections from the repertoire of French composer Elizabeth Jacquet de la Guerre.

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Oct 25

Concert: Bohemian Trio

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The Bohemian Trio (saxophone and chekeré, cello, and piano) returns with their signature spicy mix of traditional and new jazz works, infused with Afro-Cuban rhythms and flair

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Oct 31

MJM Culture and Arts Festival: 250 Edition

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
This year, Morris-Jumel Mansion has the pleasure of welcoming Leslie Odom Jr., the singer and thespian who plays Aaron Burr in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s blockbuster musical Hamilton.

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Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Nov 3

Fall Field Day

at Highbridge Park , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us on Election Day for our first-ever Fall Field Day. Kids, teens, and their families are invited to relive classic and nostalgic field day activities as they are re-introduced to a new generation.

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Saturday, December 12, 2015

Dec 12

Summer on the Hudson: Holiday on the Hudson

at West 125 Street (in West Harlem Piers) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us for our holiday tree lighting party with live music, decoration making, and more.

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