NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2019 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:58:59 GMT <![CDATA[Bryant Park Piano: Yuka Aikawa]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/16/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/16/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa Date: September 16, 2019

New York's finest ragtime, stride, and jazz pianists perform weekdays in Bryant Park.

This week's performer is Yuka Aikawa, Jazz, Composer, and Accompanist.

Photo credit: Angelito Jusay Photography

Start time: 12:30 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2019-09-16 2019-09-16 12:30 pm 2:30 pm 40.75339889526367000, -73.98269653320312000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d600749d9db6.jpg Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:59:57 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Piano: Yuka Aikawa]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/17/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/17/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa Date: September 17, 2019

New York's finest ragtime, stride, and jazz pianists perform weekdays in Bryant Park.

This week's performer is Yuka Aikawa, Jazz, Composer, and Accompanist.

Photo credit: Angelito Jusay Photography

Start time: 12:30 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2019-09-17 2019-09-17 12:30 pm 2:30 pm 40.75339889526367000, -73.98269653320312000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d600749d9db6.jpg Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:59:57 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Piano: Yuka Aikawa]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/18/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/18/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa Date: September 18, 2019

New York's finest ragtime, stride, and jazz pianists perform weekdays in Bryant Park.

This week's performer is Yuka Aikawa, Jazz, Composer, and Accompanist.

Photo credit: Angelito Jusay Photography

Start time: 12:30 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2019-09-18 2019-09-18 12:30 pm 2:30 pm 40.75339889526367000, -73.98269653320312000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d600749d9db6.jpg Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:59:57 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Piano: Yuka Aikawa]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/19/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/19/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa Date: September 19, 2019

New York's finest ragtime, stride, and jazz pianists perform weekdays in Bryant Park.

This week's performer is Yuka Aikawa, Jazz, Composer, and Accompanist.

Photo credit: Angelito Jusay Photography

Start time: 12:30 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2019-09-19 2019-09-19 12:30 pm 2:30 pm 40.75339889526367000, -73.98269653320312000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d600749d9db6.jpg Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:59:57 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Piano: Yuka Aikawa]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/20/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/20/bryant-park-piano-yuka-aikawa Date: September 20, 2019

New York's finest ragtime, stride, and jazz pianists perform weekdays in Bryant Park.

This week's performer is Yuka Aikawa, Jazz, Composer, and Accompanist.

Photo credit: Angelito Jusay Photography

Start time: 12:30 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2019-09-20 2019-09-20 12:30 pm 2:30 pm 40.75339889526367000, -73.98269653320312000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d600749d9db6.jpg Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:59:57 EDT
<![CDATA[Movies Under the Stars: Aladdin (2019)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/20/movies-under-the-stars-aladdin-2019 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/20/movies-under-the-stars-aladdin-2019 Date: September 20, 2019

Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film.

A street rat pursues the princess of Agrabah with the help of a powerful genie who can grant him three wishes. His primary opponent is a malevolent sorcerer who serves as the city's grand vizier and the chief advisor to the sultan.

Know Before You Go
You should arrive before 7:30 p.m. to get your spot. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on; there will be a limited supply of chairs available. Bottled water is permitted, but not glass. Reservations are not taken; space is available on a first-come, first-served basis. All are welcome!

Start time: 7:30 pm

End time: 9:30 pm

Contact phone: 718-667-3545

Location: Lemon Creek Park

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R079 Lemon Creek Park 2019-09-20 2019-09-20 7:30 pm 9:30 pm 40.51210021972656000, -74.19789886474610000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d656a2629f97.jpg Wed, 28 Aug 2019 08:44:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Strictly Tango]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango Date: September 21, 2019

Join us on National Day of Dance for a special day with A Taste of Tango. Ever wanted to visit Argentina? The home of the romantic Tango? Enjoy tango stories, dance demonstrations, and tango classes!

Sergio Segura, Director of Strictly Tango NYC, is pleased to bring you that authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling. Everyone will learn, dance and have fun. Classes are followed by open dance for all on August 17 and September 21 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

You don’t need a partner, Taste of Tango is for all levels of ability. Don’t miss out!

Sign up for one or both classes on Eventbrite at tangopp.eventbrite.com.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2019-09-21 2019-09-21 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d1bacd54f485.JPG Wed, 10 Jul 2019 16:45:03 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Hispanic Heritage Month - Ray Mantilla in Concert]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/arts-culture-fun-ray-mantilla-in-concert http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/arts-culture-fun-ray-mantilla-in-concert Date: September 21, 2019

Join us as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Latin Jazz Concert with Ray Mantilla. A professional percussionist for more than 60 years, Ray Mantilla has been the first-call conguero for everyone from Art Blakey and Charles Mingus to Ray Barretto and Tito Puente. All of his 14 albums as a leader have hit the jazz charts, including his latest, High Voltage.

In partnership with the Jazz Foundation of America.

The concert will take place in the park weather permitting. If it rains we move into the lovely Poe Park Visitor Center.

Come early and enjoy Hispanic Heritage Celebration:

  • Noon to 1:00 p.m. – Children's art workshops (paint Latin American flags, bead and maraca making)
  • 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. – For adults -Tango class and open dance with Sergio Segura, Founder of Strictly Tango. All levels welcome.
  • 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. – Concert with Ray Mantilla, legendary Conguero performance

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: 718 3655516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2019-09-21 2019-09-21 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d766a8f47ca8.jpg Mon, 09 Sep 2019 13:00:04 EDT