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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 25 events
from August 22, 2019 to September 21, 2019
in Free Summer Concerts (x) category

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Aug22

Live at the Landing: Gabriel Guerrero & QUANTUM

at LIC Landing Events Space (in Hunter's Point South Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Led by Colombian pianist Gabriel Guerrero, QUANTUM is a musical force featuring Cuban saxophonist Hery Paz, Chilean drummer Felix Lecaros, and Massachusetts born Will Slater on bass.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Aug22

Strings Under the Stars

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.
The Bronx Arts Ensemble's string quartet presents a program of music by all Francophone composers. The program features the guitar music of Frantz Casseus and the string music of Germaine Tailleferre.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Friday, August 23, 2019

Aug23

Arts, Culture & Fun: Taikoza Drummers

at 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard (in Alley Pond Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us for a special concert featuring Taikoza. They have created a new sound using the thunderous rhythms of the ancestral Taiko drums and the magical sounds of the bamboo flutes.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors
Free!

Aug23

Emerging Music Festival

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

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Music lovers pack the lawn to hear NYC's best up-and-coming bands, including indie rock, soul, and funk.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug23

Sunset on the Hudson

at Hudson River Park's Pier 45 This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Experience summer at its best—with free Friday night concerts set against beautiful sunsets in Hudson River Park. These New York artists will help start the weekend off right.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Aug23

Harlem 100: Mwenso and the Shakes / Brianna Thomas / Vuyo Sotashe / special guest Fred Wesley / Jazzmobile presents: Winard Harper & Jeli Posse

at Marcus Garvey ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Centennial celebration of the Harlem Renaissance, featuring an all-star cast of modern jazz musicians
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Aug24

Blues BBQ Festival

at Hudson River Park's Pier 97Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy barbecue from local New York City favorites, and sip on beverages while you listen to one of our most exciting lineups ever!
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Art, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts, Food, Waterfront
Free!

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Event
Aug24

Dee Dee Bridgewater / Ravi Coltrane / Quiana Lynell / Reclamation: Camille Thurman, Nikara Warren and Brandee Younger

at Marcus Garvey ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Jazz scion is joined by a cadre of talented female jazz artists women featuring a commissioned piece honoring Charlie Parker
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug24

Emerging Music Festival

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

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Music lovers pack the lawn to hear NYC's best up-and-coming bands, including indie rock, soul, and funk.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug24

Harlem Jazz & Music Festival

at West 135th Street Plaza (in St. Nicholas Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
The festival salutes Nina Simone and Smokey Robinson with performances by Craig Harris (jazz) and Legacy (R&B).
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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