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Viewing 31–40 out of 256 events
from June 19, 2013 (x) to September 26, 2015
in Free Summer Concerts (x) category

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Jun 7

World's Fair Anniversary Festival

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
We're celebrating the 75th and 50th anniversaries of the NYC World's Fair with a full day of free activities for all.
Category: Birding, Education, Concerts, Dance, Nature, Festivals, History, Kids, Markets, Theater, Tours, Free Summer Concerts, Food, Talks, Seniors

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Jun 7

Staten Island OutLOUD presents: “The Conference of the Birds”

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Join us for a spoken word performance of this Persian classic, with original choreography & dance performance by Melissa West.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Free Summer Concerts, Free Summer Theater

Jun 7

Bayside Historical Society Lawn Concert

at 35th Avenue and Cross Island Parkway (in Crocheron Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Enjoy an outdoor concert with the band Desert Highway.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors

Monday, June 8, 2015

Jun 8

New Music in Bryant Park

at Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Award-winning classical and jazz ensembles perform back to back each week, showcasing works commissioned by Chamber Music America.
Category: Concerts, Art, Free Summer Concerts

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Jun 9

Arnold School Band and Choir

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
A group of high school students from Great Britain will perform at Garibaldi Plaza.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts

Wednesday, June 10, 2015


Dancing in Bryant Park

at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This social dance party features popular dance instructors plus an incredible band each week, and is hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo.
Category: Dance, Free Summer Concerts

Thursday, June 11, 2015


Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies celebrates language and culture with fun-filled live music, dance, and puppetry! Concerts may be held in Spanish, French, Mandarin, Hebrew, or English.
Category: Education, Concerts, Festivals, Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront

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Harvest Collegiate High School concert

at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Guitar and vocal students from Harvest Collegiate High School, a small public school on 14th street between 5th and 6th avenues, will perform at Washington Square.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts


Northside Festival: Luna with Special Guests

at McCarren Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Indie-pop royalty and hometown heroes Luna return to take their city back with their first performance in NYC after a decade-long hiatus.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts

Must See

Susan Wagner High School Jazz Band

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Come enjoy an evening of great music preformed by the students. Bring a picnic basket and blanket and lay on the grass and enjoy the music.
Category: Accessible, Education, Concerts, Festivals, Kids, Volunteer, Free Summer Concerts

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