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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 31–40 out of 264 events
from June 19, 2013 (x) to October 1, 2017
in Free Summer Concerts (x) category

Friday, June 9, 2017

Jun 9

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!

Jun 9

It's Gonna Be a Beautiful Night: A Musical Tribute to Prince & Screening of Purple Rain

at Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center (in Herbert Von King Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Party like it's 1999 with NYC Parks as we celebrate the artistry of Prince!
Category: Concerts, Dance, Art, Film, Free Summer Movies, Free Summer Concerts, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Jun10

NYC Parks Presents Tonight We Dance: A Night of Jazz & Swing! Featuring Harlem Renaissance Orchestra and The Harlem Swing Dance Society

at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join us for a night of swing, dance, and live Jazz! Enjoy dancing, share stories, and listen to the music reminiscent of the Big Band Era. Come early for a swing dance lesson and stay…
Category: Concerts, Dance, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun10

Garden Art and Music Show

at Heckscher Children’s Garden, Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for music, poetry, and art in the Hecksher Community Garden. The theme of the show, which is related to the artwork, is "Growing Life and Songs."
Category: Concerts, Art, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun10

RCTA Sunset Concert: Jazz

at 96th Street Tennis Courts (in Riverside Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Series celebrates our fabulous park and represents the rich cultural diversity of the Upper West Side. Bring your picnic basket and blanket and join us.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Jun11

Only in Queens Summer Festival

at Festival Site (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

2:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Come to the park and enjoy this fun free festival featuring live music throughout the day, food form the Queens International Food Market, and tours of the NYS Pavilion!
Category: Dance, Festivals, Markets, Free Summer Concerts, Food, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun11

Bossa Nova with Ramsay Rawson

at Stuyvesant Square, Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Bossa nova is a genre of Brazilian music that is a fusion of samba and jazz.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Art, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Monday, June 12, 2017

Jun12

The Met Opera Summer Recital Series: Central Park SummerStage

at Rumsey Playfield (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Met’s popular concert series in New York City parks in all five boroughs kicks off with an evening of arias and duets from a variety of operas.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Jun13

Bryant Park Presents: New York City Opera

at Bryant Park, Manhattan

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Listen to excerpts from Rossini's La Cenerentola, from 4:00 p.m.-5:15 p.m. and again from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Theater, Free Summer Concerts, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Jun13

NYC Parks Presents Tonight We Dance: Tango the Night Away!

at Marcus Garvey Park, Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Make friends or dance while enjoying tango music, stories, and classes! All are welcome!
Category: Dance, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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