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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 1–10 out of 26 events
from August 23, 2017 to October 7, 2017
in Free Summer Concerts (x) category

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Aug24

Salsa Concert at Pier 42

at Pier 42, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
You’re invited to an evening of salsa on Pier 42 featuring Los Hacheros, free empanadas, piraguas, beverages, raffles, and more!
Category: Accessible, Dance, Art, Fitness, Best for Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Food, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Garden Grooves

at Miraflores Community Garden, Brooklyn

6:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Come to the garden to enjoy live music featuring Jan Bell and The Maybelles!
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Friday, August 25, 2017

Aug25

Bryant Park Friday Picnics

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

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Every Friday on the lawn, Bryant Park has a free picnic, featuring over 100 free blankets to borrow, and live food and entertainment.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Games, Theater, Free Summer Concerts, Free Summer Theater, Food
Free!

Aug25

Summer Music 2017 at Pelham Bay Park

at Lawn Behind the Track and Field Area (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Head to Pelham Bay Park's free concerts featuring Afro-Cuban Music, Funk with R&B, and Golden Oldies presented by the Bronx Arts Ensemble.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors
Free!

Aug25

Summer on the Hudson: Freshen Up Friday

at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Kick off the weekend with some local sounds at this monthly musical get-happy hour.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Aug26

Bargemusic Neighborhood Family Concerts: Music in Motion

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
On Saturdays, visit Bargemusic for a free one hour performance, including a question & answer session with the musicians.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug26

Summer Sounds: Conjunto Guanatanamo

at Newtown Playground, Queens

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Join the Kupferberg Center for the Arts and NYC Parks for a perfomance by Conjunto Guanatanamo, an Afro-Cuban band.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Aug27

Bronx Summer Concert Series at Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Pavilion (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Come on out and enjoy some Salsa, Freestyle, Bachata, Merengue R& B, and Pop eveny Sunday through September 3. Zumba will also be provided.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Aug27

Central Park Conservancy Harlem Meer Performance Festival - Gospel

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Led by the former lead singer of the internationally-known Harlem Gospel Choir, the Anthony Morgan Gospel Ensemble presents music that transcends and transforms the human spirit.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug27

Summer Sounds: Lady and the Vamps

at MacNeil Park (in Macneil Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Join the Kupferberg Center for the Arts and NYC Parks for a rock and pop performance by Lady and the Vamps!
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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