NYC Street Fairs – Festivals 2015 – NYC – New York City

Mostly Free / Cheap Events — Street Festivals For the New York City Area and other Boroughs

The Rink at Rockefeller Center. Maybe the world's most famous skating rink?

Ice Skating Season HAS BEGUN!

Most of the ice skating rinks in the NYC Area will be open by Halloween weekend!
Please keep in mind that we’re still awaiting full details from one or more of the following venues:

The Rink At Rockefeller Center within New Yorkled

Sky Rink Ice Skating Rink at Chelsea Piers Sports Complex

The Ice Skating Rink at Bryant Park Hours and Rates

LeFrak Center at Lakeside Ice Skating Rink in Prospect Park, Brooklyn Hours and Rates

Lasker Ice Skating Rink at Central Park’s Northern End Rates and Schedule

Trump (Wollman) Skating Rink in Central Park, NYC Schedule and Rates

Ice Skating Hours and Rates at the City Ice Pavilion in Long Island City, NYC

Van Cortlandt Park Ice Skating Rink in the Bronx Hours and Rates

The World Ice Arena Ice Skating Rink at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, NYC

The Rink at Brookfield Place – Right Outside of the Winter Garden !

Ice skating at the rink within Bryant Park during the late Autumn through to the late Winter months.

Winter Village at Bryant Park 2015-16 Season


Holiday Shops: October 30, 2015 – January 3, 2016
The Rink: October 30, 2015 – March 6, 2016
Celsius: October 30, 2015 – January 3, 2016

Across the Street from Grand Central Terminal at Night within Pershing Square.

The Dining Concourse in Concert

First Thursday of every month, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

An Underground Music Series in Grand Central

November 5  |  December 3  |  January 7  |  February 4


Holiday Lighting Ceremony
at Albee Square in Brooklyn

Wednesday, November 18
5:30pm – 6:30pm

Corner of Fulton and Bond St

Garment District Holiday Market

November 16 – December 24, 2015

(closed on Thanksgiving).
11:00 am – 8:00 pm daily

Broadway between 39th St and 41st St.


Union Square Holiday Market

November 19 – December 24, 2015

At Union Square Park

Weekday: 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Saturdays: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sundays: 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

South end of Union Square, at West 14th St.
By Subway:
Take N, R, Q, W, L, 4, 5 or 6 train to Union Square/14th St.

Hercules, Minerva and Mercury stand and lay high above the 42nd Street Entrance to Grand Central Terminal.

Grand Central’s Autumn Harvest

November 26, 2015

10:00 am to 7:00 pm


Queens Holiday Market at The Shops at Atlas Park

LIC Flea & Food presents the 2015 Queens Holiday Market at The Shops at Atlas Park located at 8000 Cooper Avenue in Glendale, Queens inside a huge 25,000 square foot space.

Open Saturdays and Sundays
From November 28 – December 20, 2015
11:00 am to 7:00 pm

Monday, November 30

5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

16th Annual Winter’s Eve At Lincoln Square @ New York | New York | United States

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Holiday Market at Columbus Circle

December 1 – 24, 2015
Monday through Saturday: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Southwest entrance to Central Park, overlooking Columbus Circle
By Subway: Take A, B, C, D, 1 or 2 train to 59th St./Columbus Circle


Zuccotti Park Holiday Lighting

December 1, 2015

5:15 PM – 6:30 PM

Zuccotti Park
Broadway & Liberty Street


20th Annual Crafts at the Cathedral

of St. John the Divine

December 4-6, 2015


Etsy NY Team Returns to Chelsea Market for

8th Annual Holiday Handmade Cavalcade

December 5th | 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

December 6th | 10:00 am to 7:00 pm

St. Luke’s Christmas Fair

Saturday, December 5, 2015
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Arts Brookfield

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Arts Brookfield

Grace-ful Ice: Dinosaurs: Live Ice Carvings

December 14 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
December 15 | 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Grace Building
Grace Plaza (6th Ave between 42nd & 43rd Street)
1114 Avenue of the Americas

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Annual Holiday Fair at Grand Central Terminal

November 16 – December 24, 2015

New York City’s Longest-Running Indoor Holiday Market, Returns with 74 Vendors


Gramercy Park Holiday Market

November 27 – December 25

8am to 10pm

Second Avenue

Between 21 Street And 19 Street

Xmas in NYC

Christmas / Xmas / Holiday Season

Hold Tight since Updates are soon on the way!

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General Info

Many of the listed Street Festivals run usually from 11:00 am/12:00 pm to 6:00 pm / 7:00 pm These fairs are subject to cancellation. If You’re a Vendor and want to learn about participating? Click on the next Tab for Links
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  • St. Anthony’s Market
    Every Friday, Saturday & Sunday
    West Houston Street Between Thompson St – Macdougal Street
  • Bryant Park Block Party
    Saturday, November 14
    On 45th Street From 6th – 7th Ave.
  • Central Park Precinct Community Block Party
    Sunday, November 15
    On 60ᵗʰ Street From 5th – Madison Ave.
  • Meatpacking District Fair
    Sunday, November 15th
    (On 9ᵗʰ Avenue From 14ᵗʰ – 15ᵗʰ St.)


Queens Night Market

Saturdays, 6:00 pm – Midnight

from April to October 2015.

New York Hall of Science in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens – for most Saturdays

The Queens International Night Market will be a large, family-friendly open-air night market in Queens, featuring over 100 independent vendors selling merchandise, art, and food and featuring small-scale cultural performances and entertainment, all celebrating the rich cultural diversity and heritage of NYC and Queens.

Brooklyn Flea’s outdoor fairs are mostly open now for the season! Yay!

Seaport Smorgasburg

11 Fulton St. (at Front St.)
Grand Opening Thursday, May 21
Open Daily • 11:00 am – 8:00 pm


Coney Smorgasburg

1320 Bowery St. (at Stillwell Ave.)
Grand Opening Saturday, May 23
Weekends only thru June 21, then 7 days thru Labor Day
11:00 am – 8:00 pm


Fort Greene Flea

Goods & Food • 150 Vendors
176 Lafayette Ave. (btw. Clermont + Vanderbilt Ave.)
Open Saturdays Rain or Shine
10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Smorgasburg (Williamsburg)

East River State Park
90 Kent Ave at N. 7 St.
All Food • 100 Vendors
The Flea’s Giant All-Food Market
Open Saturdays Rain or Shine
11:00 am – 6:00 pm


Smorgasburg at Brooklyn Br Park

Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 5
Right on the Waterfront

All Food • 75 Vendors
Open Sundays 11:00 am – 6:00 pm


Park Slope P.S. 321

PS 321, 180 Seventh Avenue
(btw. 1 + 2 St.), Park Slope
Goods + Food • 30 Vendors
Saturdays & Sundays
10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Central Park SummerStage

ONLY During Special Events
taking place there
4 Food Vendors & 3 Bars
Food + Beverages Only
Rumsey Playfield, 72 St. + 5th Ave.
Reopens in the Summer


Williamsburg Flea

Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Goods + Food • 150 Vendors Rain or Shine
50 Kent Ave. (btw. N. 11 + 12 St.)


GreenFlea Market

Indoor / Outdoor

10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Every Sunday
Regardless of Weather
Free Admission

100 West 77th Street within the Schoolyard on Columbus Avenue

The proceeds from the GreenFlea Market benefit four public schools: PS 87, The Computer School, PS 334 (Anderson Program) and PS 452.

Money generated by the market is used by the Parents Association to provide enrichment opportunities for the schools. Since 1985 GreenFlea has provided the schools with more than $7,000,000.

Fulton Stall Market

Outdoor Farmers Market
207A Front Street/Cannon’s Walk
Saturdays 10-5 & Sundays 11-4

Experience FSM’s unique outdoor farmers’ market and get a taste of what some local producers have to offer.

Market Shop
207 A Front Street/Store Front
Daily 11-4pm


La Marqueta

Monday to Wednesday: 8am to 5pm
Thursday to Saturday: 8am to 6pm
Sunday: Open for Special Events Only


La Marqueta
1590 Park Avenue at 115th Street
New York, NY  10029


Broadway Bites

Spring 2015: June 1st – July 26th
Fall 2015: October 5th – November 13th

“A seasonal culinary pop-up market in Greeley Square Park, located at the intersection of 33rd Street and Broadway.”


Westbury Market Fair

Most Saturdays and Sundays

960 Brush Hollow Road
Westbury, NY
Free Admission and Parking
With over 200 Vendors


South Bronx Farmers Market

Saturdays for 23 consecutive weeks from

Sat, June 20 – Sat, Nov 21, 2015

138th Street between Willis and Alexander Avenues in the South Bronx


Hester Street Fair

Every Saturday
11:00 am – 6:00 pm

April 25 – October 31

(Closed on July 4, September 26 & October 3)

Corner of Hester and Essex

Farmers Market Returns To Rockefeller Center®

Wednesday, July 22 – Friday, August 28
Wednesday through Friday, weekly
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


















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Please Note:

Everything below here on the right side of this page are from 2014 and other previous years yet will be added to the above sections as we near that time of year this year.

Actual NEW items are ABOVE and to the LEFT


Still awaiting updates for the many other special items which can be seen below as they were listed for last year.
Stay tuned!

THE GREAT AMERICAN HAT SHOWFebruary 5, 2015 – March 7, 2015
March 7, 2015
First Annual New York City Drone Film Festival February 21, 2015 Festival featuring works filmed using drones is the first of its kind NEW YORK, NY, Nov. 11, 2014 – The First Annual New York City Drone[…]
March 4–8, 2015Park Avenue Armory
Park Avenue at 67th Street
New York City

The Armory Show

March 5 – 8, 2015

12 pm to 7 pm

Piers 92 & 94 in central Manhattan


March 5-8 2015

508 – 526 W 26th St.
New York, NY 10001

4th Annual NYU Entrepreneurs Festival

NYU Entrepreneurial Institute & NYU School of Engineering

Friday, March 6 – Saturday, March 7, 2015

New York University
40 W 4th St
New York, NY 10012


MARCH 5–8, 2015

An invitational solo project fair for contemporary art.


Pulse New York Contemporary Art Fair

March 5 – 8, 2015

Taking place at the
Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street, NYC

Big Apple Con

March 7, 2015

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Penn Plaza Pavilion

401 Seventh Avenue
7th Ave. between W. 32nd St. and W. 33rd St.

The Village Voice – Choice Eats

8th Avenue Tasting Event

Friday, March 13, 2015

At the Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street, NYC

NYC Craft Beer Festival
March 13-14, 2015
Lexington Avenue Armory
68 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10010
Between 25th & 26th Streets

New York City FIRST Competition & Expo
15th Anniversary
March 13-15, 2015
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Featuring over 200 Robotic Teams Competing
Free and Open to the Public
At the Jacob Javits Center

The Asia Art Festival
March 13 – 17, 2015
Bohemian National Hall
321 E 73rd Street
New York, NY 10021

NY Vegetarian Food Festival
March 14 – 15, 2015
11:00 am – 6:00 pm both days
At the Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street

American Diabetes Association EXPO
Saturday, March 14, 2015
7:30 am to 5:00 pm

Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

in Brooklyn
Every Saturday between January 4 through May 1, 2014
8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine, and take walk in Prospect Park? Open since 1989, Grand Army Plaza is the flagship Brooklyn market.…

Architectural Digest Home Design Show
March 19 – 22, 2015
Piers 92 & 94
55th Street and 12th Avenue along the West Side


Coffee & Tea Festival NYC
Saturday March 21 – Sunday March 22
Brooklyn Expo Center, 79 Franklin Street, Brooklyn


The Jewelry Show
At Pratt Mansions
March 20, 21 & 22, 2015
1026 Fifth Avenue, New York City
(At 84th Street Across From The Metropolitan Museum)


The Fest for Beatles Fans
“The Original and Longest Running Beatles Celebration Since 1974”
March 20-22, 2015
Hilton Westchester
Rye Brook, New York
Located at 699 Westchester Avenue in Rye Brook, New York.


The Whole Bead Show
March 20-22, 2015
Metropolitan Pavilion


MommaConnect Expo NYC
All Things Kid Related and Mommy Needed!
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Baruch College
55 Lexington Ave


Affordable Art Fair
March 25 – 29, 2015
Metropolitan Pavilion
124 West 18th Street


Wine Riot NYC
March 27-28, 2015
69th Regiment Armory
68 Lexington Avenue


The Craft Distillers Festival
March 28, 2015
The Bowery Hotel
335 Bowery, NYC

“Sample over 60 specially-selected craft spirits while a 1920′s style jazz band keeps the party lively during this one-of-a-kind speakeasy experience.


Greek Independence Day Parade
Sunday, March 29, 2015


Sunday, March 29, 2015


64th Annual
And Festival of the Arts
Sunday, March 29, 2015
A Day-Long Celebration!
Judaica and crafts vendors, Israeli food, activities for children
Community Israeli Dancing for everyone


Macy’s Flower Show
March 22 – April 4
151 West 34th Street


The Manhattan Vintage Book & Ephemera Fair and Fine Press Book Fair
Saturday, April 11, 2015
8;00 am – 4:00 pm
At the Church of St. Vincent Ferrer
869 Lexington Avenue at 66th Street


17th Annual Tartan Day Parade
Saturday, April 11
Beginning at 2.00 pm
Route: From W45th Street up along 6th Avenue to 55th Street.


New York Antiquarian Book Fair
April 10th through the 12th
Preview: Thursday, April 9th from 5:00 – 9:00 pm
At the Park Avenue Armory


Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show & Sale
April 10 & 11, 2015
Friday, Apr 10th – 1:00 PM to 8:00 PM Saturday,
Apr 11th – 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
At the Metropolitan Pavilion


MoCCA Arts Festival
April 11th – 12th, 2015
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Exhibitor Hall located at Center 548 and Programming at The High Line Hotel.
548 W 22nd St


Earth Day Celebrations
Be sure to visit as well the Earth Day Page
to see some items coming right up.

Children’s Carnival
at the
Queens County Farm Museum
April 14, 15 and 21, 22 from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday
ADMISSION: $10.00 per person all ages to enter the farm grounds (carnival rides included at no additional charge)

Go Green! Go Greenpoint!
Earth Day Celebration in Brooklyn
Saturday, April 19

Taste of Lower East Side
Wed, April 15, 2015
6:00 – 10:00 pm

At the Metropolitan Pavilion

Grand Central Holiday Fair Casting Call
April 16-17, 2015
From 10 am to 4 pm in Vanderbilt Hall, Grand Central Terminal is hosting an open call to artists for the 2015 Holiday Fair. Artisans are invited to show samples of their products and receive feedback from Holiday Fair merchandising consultants.

2015 Tribeca Drive-In®
Drive-In Events to Feature
April 16-18, 2015

The AIPAD Photography Show New York
APRIL 16-19, 2015

Earth Day Outdoors at Union Square

Sunday, April 21 from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

In lieu of the traditional outdoor fair which has taken place outside of Grand Central Terminal this year it’ll be taking place at Union Square.
Featuring live performances, exhibis as well as displays by local and national environmental organizations, local businesses, and corporate partners.

MobileWeek Conference & Festival 2015
Friday, April 17, 2015 – Thursday, April 23, 2015
Metropolitan West
639 West 46th Street

7th Annual New York Rainbow Book Fair
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Noon – 6:00 pm
Holiday Inn Midtown

New York Travel Festival
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Hostelling International – NYC

At the Wyckoff House Museum
Landmarks Day
Sunday, April 19th

EarthFair Indoors at Vanderbilt Hall
within Grand Central Terminal
April 20 – 22, from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Live performances, kids’ activities, sustainability talks, and interactive displays by some of our partner organizations. All of the events are free and open to the public.

EarthFair Outside beside
Grand Central Terminal

April 22 – 23
Vanderbilt Avenue between 42nd-45th street
A two-day festival of art, music and the environment on Vanderbilt Avenue & in Vanderbilt Hall.

Earth Day at Times Square
April 22
(time to be announced). Exhibits and C02 ‘E’ Drive.

Spring Fling at Brooklyn Bridge Park
Saturday, April 23
10:30 am – 1 :00 pm
Pier 1

Traditional Japanese Food and Music
Cherry Blossoms Festival
on Roosevelt Island

Travel to Japan when you attend The Third Annual Cherry Blossoms Festival, featuring multiple Japanese cultural, food and shopping activities, on Roosevelt Island on
Saturday, April 13, from 10:00 am to 9:30 pm

NYC Grows
Sunday, April 25, 2010
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Union Square Park, Manhattan
14th Street to 17th Street and Broadway
Rain or Shine

New York Restoration Project (NYRP) and the NYC Parks Department, along with presenting sponsor Organic Gardening magazine, invite New Yorkers to this annual, FREE outdoor festival that promotes community gardening, tree planting and care, urban farming and sustainable living.

NYC Grows is FREE and open to the public and will feature activities for all ages, including:
• Gardening and tree-planting workshops
• Organic cooking demonstrations
• Greenmarket with locally grown produce
• Eco-friendly products
• Hands-on urban farming activities
• Interactive demonstrations
• Free giveaways
• Live musical performances

Earth Day NY 2015
Days Leading Up to
April 22, 2015

TechDay NY

April 23, 2015
10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Pier 92, 55th Street and the West Side Highway

Shakespeare’s Birthday Bash
Thursday, April 23, 2015
12:30 to 2:30 pm
In Bryant Park Will Offer Performances, Music And Participatory Events, All Free.
Come for the Shakespeare Flash Mob, read a Shakespeare monologue & stay for lunch.

Artexpo NY
Pier 94, 55th Street and the West Side Highway
Friday, April 24th – Sunday, April 26th

Capture New York!
April 24 and 25
Capture 2015 Artisan Wine Tour
The Waterfront

Green Festival Expo
April 24-26, 2015
Jacob Javits Center
655 West 34th Street

8th Annual Street Games 2015 in Harlem
Saturday, April 25, 2015
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Thomas Jefferson Park, Manhattan
114th Street & First Avenue

Sakura Matsuri at the
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Saturday, April 25 – Sunday, April 26
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Saturday, April 25
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Greenwich Street (between Chambers Street and Hubert Street)
Lights, Camera, Family Festival!

St. George Day Festival
Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 11am to 5pm
A local Earth Day and arts celebration
Taking place in and around Tompkinsville Park in Staten Island

Saturday, April 25
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
North Moore Street (between Greenwich Street and West Street)
Sponsored by Mohegan Sun

36th Annual Spring Crafts on Columbus 2015
April 25/26
May 2/3
May 9/10
This Art Show takes place on the sidewalk next to the American Museum of Natural History Columbus Avenue from 77th to 81st Street
Show hours: 10 am – 6 pm Rain or Shine
Each weekend 100 artisans exhibit and sell their own work

Park Slope & Red Hook
Family Festivals with Puppetry Arts

Saturday, April 26, 2014
Saturday, May 3, 2014

Puppetry Arts and the 5th Avenue Business Improvement District (BID) are teaming up once again to host the 5th Avenue Family Festival along 4th Street at 5th Avenue of Park Slope between Washington Park and MS 51.

The 5th Avenue Family Festival will have activities for youth and families including face painting, puppet making crafts, and prizes. Explore the science of bubbles with the New York Hall of Science, make pizza box puppets with 7-11 of Park Slope, and create your own mask with Regal Cinemas. The event will also welcome the New York Fire Safety Education Mobile and the USMC Activity Patrol Van. Take a swing with Sandy the Seagull of the Brooklyn Cyclones at the baseball batting cage and meet the Good Neighbear of State Farm. Also patrolling the event will be fan favorites Stormtroopers and Jedi Knights from the 501st Empire City Garrison and Echo Base Rebel Legion. Taste the unique cuisine of Baluchi’s Indian Restaurant and Kappa Sake House of 5th Avenue and enjoy live performances by Waiting for Bobby, Coolsax Jazz Trio, and Tucker & Larson Jazz.

There will be raffles and giveaways and the first 200 kids will receive a 5th Ave BID tote bag filled with prizes from Madame Tussauds, Dave & Busters, Cabot Creamery, and Jenkinson’s Aquarium.

Free admission rain or shine, $1 Crafts and Activities, $3 Bounce House. R train to Union St, R F G to 9th St. For information visit or call 718-768-3703.


Wednesday, May 2

From kugel to dumplings, restaurants from the World Financial Center and throughout NYC to offer international array of noodle dishes for $5 and under

Spring Craftstravaganza
A Handmade Craft Market
Brought forth by TwoFairLadies
Saturday, May 3
11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Grand Opening
Saturday, May 4 at 11:00 AM
Albee Square, (Corner of Fulton and Bond Streets), Downtown Brooklyn
Will meet demand of growing residential community twice a week
Thursdays from 10 am – 4 pm
Saturdays 11 am – 5 pm
through November 23

Children’s Carnival
at the Queens County Farm Museum
April 18, 19 and 25, 26
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday
Join them for a carnival in the apple orchard! Carnival rides, midway games food, hayrides, petting zoo and a Magic Show (show times: 12,1,2,3 in the pavilion).
ADMISSION: $9.00 per person all ages to enter the farm grounds (carnival rides included at no additional charge)
(height rules apply at all rides)
Visit the official site to learn more.

30th Annual
Sakura Matsuri
Cherry Blossom Festival

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
April 30 – May 1


Saturday, April 30th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Greenwich Street (between Chambers Street and Hubert Street)

The Tribeca Family Festival, presented by Founding Sponsor American Express, will feature the annual Street Fair on Saturday, April 30 from 10 am to 6 pm on Greenwich Street from Chambers Street to Hubert Street, and at venues throughout the Tribeca neighborhood. The fair, a Festival favorite which drew more than 250,000 people last year, is free and open to the public, and promises to be a day of family fun and lively entertainment

Bike Expo New York 2015
May 1 (10:00 am – 8:00 pm)
May 2 (9:00 am – 6:00 pm)
Free & Open to public
Pier 36 at Basketball City (299 South Street, Manhattan)

PS 38 Carnival
Saturday, May 2nd
from 12:00 – 5:00 pm
at PS 38 Playground in Brooklyn
450 Pacific Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Festival
Sunday, May 3, 2015
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mott St in Chinatown

Hippo Playground Spring Fair
May 3, 2015
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Hippo Playground
Riverside Drive & West 91st Street

Madison Square Parks Eats Your Heart Out
May 3 through May 31
everyday from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
This is a month-long outdoor food haven – fills Worth Square with the diverse tastes of some of the city’s most raved about eateries. There will be food & beverages to enjoy at the Park or take home with you; as well as home & garden items, perfect for Mother’s Day and getting ready for summer.

7th Annual Jane’s Walk

May 3 & 4
Municipal Art Society Hosts 7th Annual “Jane’s Walk” –
Free NYC Walking and Bike Tours in Every Borough
An Annual Tribute to Urban Activist Jane Jacobs


The 5th Annual Spring Handmade Cavalcade
Springtime Blooms with Handmade Goodness!
Saturday, May 4th, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Over 35 local artists and crafters
from the Etsy NY Street Team
The Space, 50 N. 3rd St. between Kent and Wythe, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

The Reformed Church of Huguenot Park
Spring Fair & Guided History Tour

of their 164 year old church.
Saturday, May 4th from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Featuring a children’s carnival with many fun activities, over 25 vendors with unique wares, lots of great raffles, a NYC Animal Care and Control truck with dogs and cats for immediate adoption, homemade cakes and cookies and a hot lunch menu. The history tour will discuss the lives of the French Huguenots who built our church and are depicted in
beautiful stained glass windows and in writings engraved in the stone walls of our church. The church is two short blocks from the Staten Island Railroad’s Huguenot Station.

50th Annual Calhoun Carnival!
Saturday, May 4 from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
433 West End Avenue at 81st Street
Upper West Side’s best family street fair
Carnival rides and games, prizes, craft activities and the first barbecue of the season are just a handful of the fun events planned for this rain-or-shine event.
Admission is FREE; tickets for rides, games and food cost between $1 and $4
All ages

Red Hook Family Festival
Saturday May 4th, 12:00 – 3:00 pm
Arts and Crafts and Games for the whole family
PS 15 Playground
71 Sullivan Street at Van Brunt Red Hook, Bklyn

Irish Arts Center
New York City Irish Dance Festival
May 4, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Pier 1 at West 70th Street @ the Hudson River
The Irish Arts Center returns with its 13th annual day-long celebration of Irish Dance Festival featuring performances by hundreds of the best Irish dancers with opportunities for the whole family to join in.


Sunday, May 4, 2014
11 am – 4 pm
ADMISSION: $5.00 per person
Free with Farm Membership


Tunes in Times Square Benefit Concert
Singing Songs All Day Long
To Better The Lives Of Children With Special Needs
Sunday, May 4, 2014
Broadway Pedestrian Plaza between 42nd & 43rd Streets

Creative Week
May 4 – 8, 2015
At the Metropolitan Pavilion
125 W 18th Street


May 2 – 4

Snug Harbor in Bloom, will be held Friday, May 2 through Sunday, May 4. The festival is open on Friday, May 2 from 3:00 PM – 6:00PM for members only of Snug Harbor to get a sneak peak of the orchid and plant sale.


Tectonics Festival New York 2015
Thursday, May 7 – Saturday, May 9, 2015
First Unitarian Congregational Society, Brooklyn, and Abrons Art Center, NYC.

Spring Brings
Outsider Art Fair
to New York
World’s Foremost Annual Show of Outsider Art
May 8 – 11, 2014


Brazil’s Boa Vista June Festival
Brings Dance and Music to Grand Central Terminal
Thursday, May 8 and Friday, May 9, 2014, 12:00 – 7:00 pm

The Downtown Fair
Modern + Contemporary
May 8 – 11, 2014
The Armory, 68 Lexington Avenue at 25th Street

Spring Masters New York
May 8 – 12, 2015
Park Avenue Armory
New York City

May 8 – 19, 2015

Bronx Week
May 9 thru May 19, 2013

Kite Flight at Socrates Sculpture Park
Saturday, May 9, 2015
11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Rye Playland in Rye, New York
Saturday – May 9, 2015
Opening Day Special!
$15 Rides Admission

Crafts in Chelsea!
May 9, 2015
11:00 am-4:00 pm
West 21st Street between 8th and 9th Avenues

Japan Day in Central Park
Sunday, May 10, 2015

Romania Day Festival
Sunday, May 10, 2015
Taking place in Lower Manhattan

At the Alice Austen House
Mother’s Day Arts and Craft Fair
Friday May 9 – Sunday May 11, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Brooklyn Flea Record Fair
Saturday, May 10, 2014
11:00 am-6:00 pm
The first record fair of 2014 is set for Saturday, May 10. They’re proud to be part of the Red Bull Music Academy again this spring.
According to the main source there’ll also be guest DJs and special items for sale!

West Chelsea Artists Open Studios Presents Its
Annual Spring Open Studios Event
May 10-11, 2014
in the West Chelsea Arts District.


The artists of West Chelsea Artists Open Studios invite the public to step inside their private studios during the spring 2013 art season.

Located in the heart of the West Chelsea Arts district, where visitors will have exclusive access to over 40 private artists’ studios in more than 11 buildings.

Saturday, May 11
Sunday, May 12
from 12:00 – 6:00 pm

Parallax ‘Art’ Fair opening
at the Prince George in New York

Works by over 160 object makers on show at the first US artist-led-non-art fair
May 11-12, 2013
Friday 10 May: Private View, 7.30 – 9.30 pm
Saturday 11 – Sunday 12th May: 11:00 am -5:00 pm
Venue: Prince George, 15 East 27th Street, New York, NY 10016
Entrance – Free

West Chelsea Artists Open Studios
The artists of West Chelsea Artists Open Studios invite the public to step inside their private studios during the spring 2013 art season.
Located in the heart of the West Chelsea Arts district, where visitors will have exclusive access to over 40 private artists’ studios in more than 11 buildings.
Saturday, May 11
Sunday, May 12
from 12:00 – 6:00 pm

Select Art Fair
May 13 – 17, 2015
Center 548  // Chelsea (formerly the Dia Building, between 10th and 11th avenue on 22nd Street)

Inaugural Art Miami New York Fair
May 14-­17, 2015
Launches At Pier 94
12th Avenue at 55th Street

Frieze New York Art Fair
May 14–17, 2015
Randall’s Island Park
Visit Frieze New York and take part in the contemporary art event of the year.

Harlem EatUp!
May 14 – May 17
Harlem EatUp! is a brand new festival in Harlem, New York, celebrating the food, culture and spirit of Harlem

Farm Fest
at the Queens County Farm Museum

Sunday, May 15
from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Celebrate the return of spring with a visit to the farm!

9th Annual Dance Parade and Dance Festival
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Tens Of Thousands Of Dancers Limber Up For The Most Multi-Cultural Event In The New York City Calendar: The Ninth Annual Dance Parade And Festival

Taste of Tribeca
Saturday, May 16, 2015
A Culinary Festival To Benefit Tribeca’s Ps 150 And Ps 234
Support Taste of Tribeca and the arts in our schools!

Brooklyn Flea Record Fair
Saturday, May 16
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Venue: Smorgasburg
90 Kent Ave (at North 7th Street), Brooklyn, NY 11211

Spanish-Around-the-World Carnaval
Saturday May 16
12:00 – 4:00 pm
Bouncy castles, arts & crafts, face painting & games, all while learning about Spanish culture around the world.
91st Street Between West End Avenue and Riverside Avenue

The 9th Avenue International Food Festival
May 16th & 17th 2015
Rain or Shine
Saturday and Sunday
9th Avenue (42nd – 57th Streets)

14th Annual Mamapalooza Outdoor Extravaganza
May 17, 2015
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The 40th Annual Ninth Avenue
International Food Festival

Taking place
Saturday and Sunday,
May 18 & 19, 2013
From 12:00 noon – 5:00 PM
Along 9th Avenue from 42nd – 57th Streets
Rain or Shine!!

Taste of Tribeca
Saturday, May 18
A ticketed Affair benefitting local public schools.
Now in its 19th year, this highly regarded annual event will take place on Saturday, May 18th from 11:30am to 3pm, on Duane Street (between Greenwich and Hudson Street) in Tribeca. All proceeds from the event will ensure the continuation of arts and enrichment programs at local public schools, PS 150 and PS 234.

Saturday, May 18
10:30 am – 1:30 pm
For all the little tykes and featuring live entertainment, crafts, games, food, face painting and much much more.

Spring Kids Fest is presented by the Madison Square Park Conservancy, Time Out Kids and World Class Learning Academy, NY.

Kids Spring Fest 2013
in Manhattan’s Madison Sq Park

Saturday, May 18, 2013
from 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

The 18th Annual BBC
Village Crafts Fair:

American Handmade Crafts & Art
Saturday, May 18, 2013
20th Annual BBC Fair taking place within Greenwich Village
Located in the heart of Greenwich Village (West Village)
on the Bedford, Barrow, Commerce Streets

The Third Annual Spring Handmade Cavalcade
Over 75 local artists and crafters from Etsy New York Team
Saturday, May 19, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
21st Street, between 8th & 9th Avenues

Get Your Handmade On! Local Etsy artists join forces in Chelsea for a day of fun, creativity and charity. PS 11 and the Etsy New York Team will occupy 21st Street between 8th and 9th Avenues. Crafts in Chelsea raises vital funds for PS 11 to help the school purchase books, supplies and equipment for the kids.

Sunday, May 19 from Noon to 6:00 pm
Emmons Avenue fro E. 27th St to Ocean Avenue in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn
BayFest is Brooklyn’s largest waterfront event of its kind & NYC’s only vendor-free street fair. Now in our 22nd year and always completely FREE, BayFest is an all-day, nonstop celebration of Sheepshead Bay with music, fun for kids, and community spirit South Brooklyn style!

Summer on the Hudson:
10th Annual Mamapalooza Outdoor Extravaganza
Taking place at Pier 1 at about 70th Street
Sunday, May 19, 2013
11:00 am–5:00 pm

Moms Rock! Celebrate mothers and the people who love them at our annual music and art-filled festival featuring family bands, kids activities, Gymboree Play Tent, crafts, eco-environmental information, food, vendors, interactive fun, and more! Fitness demos begin at 11AM. Music starts at noon. Everyone welcome.

Performance of “fuzz buckets”
as part of the 5th Ave Street Fair

Sunday, May 20 at 1:00 pm
5th Ave at 3rd St, Park Slope
Free puppet making crafts 11:00 – 4:00 pm on 5th Ave at 2nd St

Pets & Pals Party
Sunday, May 20, 2012
Noon – 3:00 pm
Alley Pond Park
(76th Ave. east of Springfield Blvd.)
Join us for a free day of family and pet fun. Games, rides, arts & crafts projects, pet adoption, pet microchipping, pet training advice, and lots more fun!
For directions or for additional information, please call (718) 352-4793.

The following is unconfirmed yet provided by one of New Yorkled’s readers:
West 22 Street Block Association Is Sponsoring
22 Street And West 21 Street Between 8th Ave. And 10th Ave.
Saturday May 21, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Sale Will Benefit The West 300 Block Association. Household Goods, Clothing, Jewelry, Dvds, Cds, Antiques, Art,Crafts,Books, Electronics, Collectables. Only Residents On These Blocks Can Sell Their Goods. No Food

Flax and Fleece Fest in Brooklyn
Saturday, May 21
& Sunday, May 22
at 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Visit the Zoo and watch sheep as they are sheared. Then come to Lefferts Historic House to see how sheared fleece becomes yarn. Help them wash, hang, card, and spin wool. Also, plant flax for the next harvest or join in a weaving workshop.
Taking place at the Lefferts Historic House, Prospect Park (Flatbush Avenue at Empire Boulevard)
For More Information: (718) 789-2822

St. James’ Church
Thursday, May 21, 2015
9:30 AM-4:00 PM
865 Madison Avenue @ 71 Street

East Harlem Block Nursery, Inc.
50th Anniversary Celebration
Old School Style Block Party!
Saturday, May 23, 2015
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
215 East 106th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues

Opening Day Family Festival
At Governor’s Island
Sunday, May 24, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
At Nolan Park: Kick-off another amazing Governors Island season with free, family-friendly performances, games, and activities at the Governors Island Alliance Family Festival! Family Festival will include arts and crafts, musical and theatrical performances, and harbor-education activities for kids.

Memorial Day Parades and Other Events
May 24 & 25, 2015

The 18th Annual Lower East Side
Festival Of The Arts

Saturday, May 25
At and around 10th Street and 1st Avenue
Cultural Festival, Performances, Food, Vendors and More
Starting outside at 12 noon, they throw up a stage and sound system on East 10th Street at 1st Avenue and composer, Bohemia historian and guitar guru Richard West curates and hosts a street extravaganza. A marvelous mix of acoustic music (folk to funk), dance (flamenco, belly and otherwise), comedy, poetry and Theatrical Miscellany. Lining the street on either side of the stage are vendors of all description, local artisans and purveyors of tempting foods. So you may feast and flea market to your heart’s content until 5pm.

Governors Island Alliance’s 9th Annual Opening Day Family Festival !
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Sunday, May 26, 2013
from Noon to 4:00 pm
GIA’s Family Festival is a free and creative arts and harbor education-focused jamboree which will take place in Nolan Park.

The Viva Loisaida Festival
Sunday, May 26, 2013

Kicks Off The City’s Summer Season With A Latin Flair
An Annual Nuyorican Tradition Offers A Mix Of Plena, Salsa & Zumba In Manhattan’s Lower East Side


HOWL! Festival 2013
Friday, May 31, 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Tompkins Square Park, Enter through Southwest entrance, Avenue A & 7th Street

Saturday, June 1, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Great HOWL! Stage, Avenue A / East 7th Street Entrance

BookExpo America (BEA)
Wednesday, May 27 – Friday, May 29, 2015
Javits Center | New York City, NY

World Science Festival
May 27 – 31, 2015
The World Science Festival brings together great minds in science and the arts to produce live and digital content that presents the wonders of science and the drama of scientific discovery to a broad general audience.

In Lower Manhattan
May 28–30, 2015

Staten Island Performing Arts Festival
Friday, May 29
Saturday, May 30
Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden
The Music Hall
Tickets Prices vary depending on Performance(s)

Essex Street Market 75th Birthday Block Party
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Essex Street between Delancey and Rivington

6th Annual NYC Multicultural Festival
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Festival ground is St. Nicholas Avenue between 141st -145th  Streets in Harlem, NY.

OutdoorFest Adventures Day
Sunday, May 30
Colonels Row, Governor’s Island
Begin the day with yoga and other outdoor fitness classes followed by field day games and wilderness skills demos.

May 30 & 31, 2015
At the Jacob Javits Convention Center

Greek Jewish Festival
Sunday, May 31
12:00 – 6:00 pm
In front of the Greek Jewish synagogue located on Broome St between Allen St and Eldridge St on the Lower East Side.

Taste Of Times Square
22nd Annual Outdoor Food And Music Festival
Monday, June 1, 2015
5:00 – 9:00 pm
46th St. between Broadway and 9th Avenue (including historic Restaurant Row) as well as the Broadway Plazas between 45th and 47th Streets

Vinitaly USA (Vinitaly International)
Monday, June 1, 2015
New York Vintners. 21 Warren Street New York, NY 10007

First-Ever Atlantic Avenue Wedding Extravaganza
Showcases Thoroughfare As One-Stop Shop
For Dresses, Flowers, Gifts, Cakes, Venues, More
Saturday, June 1
All-day event to include wedding walking tour, merchant discounts, mock weddings, puppy wedding costume contest, & more

Annual American Crafts Festival
at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

June 8, 9 & June 15, 16, 2013

Morton Street Fair
The Morton St. Block Assn. Street Fair
Saturday, June 2
from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Morton St. between Bedford and Hudson St..White Elephant Sale plus raffle prizes.

Pathmark Multicultural Arts Festival at South Street Seaport
Saturday, June 5
Food sampling, cultural music and a chance to win prizes.
Taking place at Pier 17

Tasting Table’s Lobster Rumble
Thursday, June 4, 2015
7:00 – 10:00 pm
At the Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street
The 6th annual Lobster Rumble is Tasting Table’s unforgettable culinary showdown featuring 25 of the country’s top lobster rolls competing for the title of ‘Fan Favorite’’ and benefiting Share Our Strength.

4th Annual Musical Chairs in Bryant Park
Friday, June 5, 7:30 pm
Taking place on the Bryant Park Lawn

Murray Hill Street Fair
Saturday, June 6, 2015
11:00 am to 6:00 pm
The Murray Hill Neighborhood Association’s annual Murray Hill Street Fair “Celebrating Historic Murray Hill 1754 – 2015” is a one-of-a-kind street festival.
On Park Avenue between 34th and 40th Streets

Taste of Spring Handmade Craftstravaganza
June 6 from 11:00 am – 5:30 pm
Outside on West 17th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues
A benefit for the NYC Museum School
Organized by Two Fair Ladies
Beautiful handmade art and crafts along with food!

Murray Hill Street Fair
Saturday, June 6, 2015
11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
On Park Avenue between 34th and 40th Streets

Hamilton Heights – Sugar Hill Celebrates Spring!
Saturday, June 6th and June 13th, 2015
12:00 Noon – 5:30 PM
Hamilton Place, and West 142nd and West 143rd
between Amsterdam & Hamilton Place
in West Harlem

Special Edition: NYC
June 6 & 7, 2015
Pier 94
711 12th Avenue, New York, NY 10019
Celebrate your love of comic books, cartooning, illustration and the graphic arts at Special Edition: A comic book festival held annually in the birthplace of comics – New York City!

Saturday, June 6 — Sunday, June 7
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Taking place at Governors Island
FIGMENT is an explosion of creative energy. It’s a free, annual celebration of participatory art and culture where everything is possible. For one weekend each summer, it transforms Governors Island into a large-scale collaborative artwork – and then it’s gone.

American Crafts Festival
June 6, 7
June 13, 14, 2015
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
64th St at Columbus Avenue

Open Air Street Fair
Sunday, June 7, 2015
Taking place from 10:00 am To 5:00 pm
Crosby Street, between Houston and Prince

Cultural Immigrant Festival
Sunday, June 7, 2015
2:30 – 5:00 pm
Join them once again to honor our diverse cultural history with the music and dance of Espiritu Gitano & Mestizo Quartet with Harold Guiterrez At PS 69: 77-02 37 Avenue, Jackson Heights, NY 11372

World’s Fair Anniversary Festival
Sunday, June 7, 2015
1:00 – 6:00 pm
At Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Egg Rolls & Egg Cream Festival
Sunday, June 7, 2015
12:00 – 4:00 pm
At the Museum at Eldridge Street
This year, their signature festival celebrating Jewish and Chinese culture will expand to also feature the food, music and folk arts of the Puerto Rican community of their neighborhood. Enjoy Chinese opera, klezmer and salsa and plena music; Yiddish, Mandarin and Spanish lessons; Hebrew and Chinese scribal art, Puerto Rican mask making, mah jongg and, of course, egg rolls, egg creams and empanadas – all kosher! Plus so much more!

Big Apple Barbecue Block Party
in Madison Square Park

Saturday, June 8 & Sunday, June 9
This item features dishes priced at a certain amount a plate with passes available for purchase.

Figment Festival at
Governors Island

June 8-9, 2013

FIGMENT is an explosion of creative energy. It’s a free, annual celebration of participatory art and culture where everything is possible. For one weekend each summer, it transforms Governors Island into a large-scale collaborative artwork – and then it’s gone.

NYRP’s Harlem River Festival
Saturday, June 8
Sherman Creek Park
Free to Attend
Festival Activities
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Boat Races
7:30 am – 11:00 am
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Annual Staten Island Irish Fair
To Benefit the St. Columcille Irish Cultural Center of Staten Island
Saturday, June 9 – Sunday, June 10

Cost is $10 at the gate and $8 in advance.
Children under 12 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult.
Spring is here and the tents are going up for the Annual Irish Fair held on the Staten Island Rodeo Grounds.

The 37th Annual Museum Mile Festival
Tues June 9th, 2015
6:00 – 9:00 pm
Taking place Rain or Shine | Free to all | Along Fifth Ave, 82nd – 105th Streets
Nine Museums + One Festival

Taste of Summer
June 10, 2015
7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Bethesda Terrace within Central Park
With Tickets Starting off at $400

18th Annual NYC Tattoo Convention
June 12-14, 2015
Metropolitan Pavilion
125 W. 18th Street

Saturday, June 13, 2015
The inaugural HUDSON RIVER PARK GAMES is an all-day, Olympic-style event throughout the Park, destined to be our city’s most exhilarating and competitive day of sport.

13th Annual Arab-American & North African Cultural Street Festival
June 13, 2015
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Great Jones Street Btw. Broadway & Lafayette St.

30th Annual 116th Street Festival
Saturday, June 13
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Biggest Latin Festival in the North East featuring over 200 exhibitors, vendors and family themed activities. Well known as that BIG Affair taking place on the eve of the Puerto Rican Day Parade and drawing hundreds of thousands of people!
Also on hand will be two stages for musical performances

The Great Bubble Battle
June 13, 2015
Updated time now is 3:00 pm
Yes folks, it’s exactly what some of you might be thinking.
Bubbles Being Blown in the midst of Bulbicious Bright Lights…or something like that!
Taking place in Union Square, 14th and Broadway

13th Annual
Big Apple BBQ Block Party
in Madison Square Park
Saturday, June 13 & Sunday, June 14
This item features dishes priced at a certain amount a plate with passes available for purchase.

10th Annual Jazz Age Lawn Party
June 13 – 14, 2015
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Colonel’s Row at Governor’s Island

National Puerto Rican Day Parade 2015
Sunday, June 14, 2015
The Parade will take place from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm on Fifth Avenue, from E. 44th to E. 77thStreets.

DayLife presents Lower EAT Side!
Sunday, June 14th from 12:00 – 5:00 pm
Fun, Food, Exercise and Music!!!

2015: Thirteenth Annual Drums Along the Hudson
A Native American and Multicultural Festival
Sunday, June 14, 2015
Inwood Hill Park
11:00 am to 6:00 pm – Rain or Shine. FREE

U.S. Army 238th Birthday Celebration
in NYC

Friday, June 14 (Flag Day)
9:45 am at Duffy Square in Times Squareand
12:10 pm at Bryant Park
Presented by the United States Army. Times Square Cake Cutting Ceremony – Live music, key speakers, Future Soldier swearing-in ceremony, and presentation of the colors.Bryant Park Patriotic Performance – Performances by the U.S. Military Academy Band and “Hellcats,” The U. S. Army Drill Team, The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, and The U.S. Army Soldiers Show.

Kulturfest NYC
June 14 – 21
Brought forth by the Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene
Featuring theater performances, outdoor concerts, films, dance, a symposium, nightly Klezkabarets, exhibits, lectures, and workshops. Theatre artists, musicians, and scholars in participation will represent over 30 countries across the globe.

Annual Sweden Day
… a ‘Midsummer’ Tradition right here in New York

Saturday, June 15, 2013
Taking place at Manhem Beach Club, 658 Clarence Avenue, Throgs Neck, New York in the Bronx

Swedish Midsummer Festival
Friday, June 19, 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Robert F. Wagner Junior Park
Battery Park City in lower Manhattan
Rain or shine

Lions, Tigers and Brews
June 19-20, 2015
At the Central Park Zoo
Featuring Live Music & 100+ Craft Beers

Waterside Market: Arts, Crafts & Flea Market
Saturday, June 20
Rain Date: Sunday, June 21
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Outside on the Plaza – Weather Permitting
Waterside Plaza is located East of the FDR Highway, on the East River between 25th and 29th Streets

Coney Island USA
33rd Annual Mermaid Parade
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Beginning at 1:00 pm
Starting off at West 21st Street and Surf Avenue

The Workmen’s Circle Taste of Jewish Culture Street Fair
Sunday, June 21, 2015
11:00 am to 6:00 pm
6th Avenue between 46th and 47th Streets, Midtown Manhattan

Summer Solstice Celebration
at Socrates Sculpture Park
Sunday, June 21, 2015
5:00 pm – Dusk
Art-Making Workshops,  Face Painting, Solstice Ritual Performed by Urban Shaman Mama Donna ++
7:30 – 9:00 pm
Live Concert by the Queens Symphony Orchestra

Solstice in Times Square
Free “Mind Over Madness” Yoga Classes
June 21, 2015

Fifth Annual North River
Historic Ship Festival

Thursday, June 20 – Sunday, June 23
Hudson River Park’s Pier 25 in Lower Manhattan

Summer Solstice BBQ
Friday, June 21, 2013
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join the Friends of Morningside for a community BBQ. Find out more about our organization and how you can get involved. Sample treats from local businesses.
115th Street BBQ area in Morningside Park, Manhattan

Adventures NYC – FREE
Saturday, June 22, 2013
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Central Park, the Bandshell Area
enter at 72nd Street

Join NYC Parks and Backpacker Magazine for the 9th annual Adventures NYC, and discover adventure right here in your own backyard! Get ready to hike, bike, climb and paddle as we celebrate NYC Parks and the great outdoors.

On Saturday, June 22, stop by Central Park and enjoy a day of outdoor adventure – for FREE!

Astoria Park Carnival
June 25-28, 2015
In the Parking Lot at Astoria Park
Free Admission
Featuring Rides, Games, Food and Entertainment
Thursday: 4:00 – 10:00 pm
Friday: 4:00 – 11:00 pm
Saturday: Noon – 12:00 am
Sunday: Noon – 11:30 pm

Taste Asia – Asian Food Fest 2015
June 26 – 27, 2015
The largest and most diverse Asian Food Festival in North America : A Celebration of the Deep Culinary Arts of Asian Cuisine, at Times Square

Puppetry Arts Festival of Brooklyn
June 27, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
JJ Byrne Park 4th St at 5th Ave
Puppetry Arts Family Events With Special Guest Star Wars, Geico Gecko,  and Tuffy Tiger

Museum of Chinese in America’s
Dragon Boat Family Festival!
Saturday, June 27
12:00 – 4:00 pm
Tickets: $10 per person. $8 for all MOCA Dual and Individual Level Members. Free for MOCA Family Level Members and above, children under 2, and Cool Culture families. RSVP: Space is limited, advance online purchase recommended.
NOT To be confused with the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival which takes place in August.

Wizard World Comic Con NYC Experience :
June 28 – 30, 2013

Stan Lee, Patrick Stewart, Five ‘The Walking Dead’ Stars, WWE® Superstar CM Punk® Headline Wizard World Comic Con NYC Experience

Taking place at Basketball City
299 South St. #36
New York, NY 10002

Friday, June 28, 4-9 p.m.
(Boat Cruise: Friday, 9 pm — midnight)
Saturday, June 29 – 10 am. – 7 pm
Sunday, June 30 – 10 am – 5 pm

Tickets start at $40. Kids 5 and under free with paid adult. Visit for more info

Harlem Arts Festival
June 29 – 30
Taking place at the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park

Harlem Pride 2013
Saturday, June 29 beginning at 12:00 pm
Jackie Robinson Park
Bradhurst and Edgecomb Avenues
From West 145th Street to West 155th Street

Canada Day Festival
Saturday, June 29
From 10:30 am – 10:30 pm
With various items going on all day long at Rumsey Playfield as well as the Naumburg Bandshell.
A free Canada Day Concert will take place in the evening at Rumsey Playfield as part of SummerStage Concert Series presented by AT&T. Award winning Canadian bands Brasstrounaut, Spirit of the Westand Joel Plaskett are the first confirmed artists.

NYC Pridefest
June 30, 2013
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Hudson between Abingdon Square and West 14th Street

Brooklyn Flea
at Fort Greene, Brooklyn
on Saturdays through Mid November
10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Rain or Shine
176 Lafayette Ave. (btw. Clermont + Vanderbilt Ave)

at Williamsburg, Brooklyn
on Sundays through Mid November
10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Rain or Shine
27 North 6th St. (btw. Kent Ave. + East River)

a Brooklyn Flea food market where over 100+ food vendors will set up shop between North 6th and North 7th Streets on an undeveloped acre parcel within The Edge development, adjacent to East River State Park.
at Williamsburg, Brooklyn
on Saturdays through Mid November
9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Rain or Shine
27 North 6th St. (btw. Kent Ave. + East River)

Hermione and the Spirit of Lafayette
return to the United States of America in a
Grand Tall Ship Parade
Along the Hudson
Saturday, July 4
All Part of
Hermione’s visit to NYC taking place from July 1 – July 4

The Festival of Independence at the South Street Seaport
Saturday, July 4, 2015
All Day Long

Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular!
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Taking place from two locations along East River

Iron Horse 4th of July Pig Roast Block Party
July 4th, 2015
4th of July Pig Roast will be held, donations will be solicited in exchange for food.
The Iron Horse NYC, Inc., 32 Cliff Street in Manhattan
Benefiting ‘The Wounded Warrior Project’.

Interactive, Music, Technology:

Saturday, July 6
Fair: 3:00 – 8:00 pm
Performances: 8:00 pm–12:00 am
South Street Seaport, Cannon’s Walk
Co-presented with Harvestworks

Part exposition, part block party, Control Voltage is New York City’s annual fair dedicated to celebrating the modular synthesizer. Synth makers share their creations by day, inviting audiences to see, hear, touch and talk about the modular synth. Musicians perform at night celebrating invention, community, creativity, and the inspirational intersection of science and art.
Produced by Abby Echiverri.

Afro-Latino Festival
July 10-12
Afro-Latino Summer Concerts. Talks. Art Installations.Dance. Technology & Media.Street Fair. Film. Networking. Community Organizations

The Metropolitan Stamp Show
Next Show Thursday–Saturday
July 10–12, 2014
Holiday Inn Midtown
440 West 57th Street
New York, New York 10019
Show Hours: Thursday 10:00 – 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Village Voice
4 Knots Music Festival
Saturday, July 11, 2015
1:00 – 10:00 pm
Pier 84 along the Hudson River near 42nd Street
Rain or Shine
For All Ages
Featuring 10 Bands
Visit their site to learn about Ticket Prices

Free Fashion On The Hudson 7
Fashion Avenue News
Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 1:30 to 7:30 pm
Riverbank State Park
679 Riverside Dr, Cultural Center

WitchsFest USA – A Pagan Street Faire
Saturday, July 11
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Astor Place Bet. Broadway & Lafayette Streets Manhattan, New York City
Taking place Rain or Shine

Broadway Barks
Saturday, July 11, 3:00 – 6:00 pm
Shubert Alley
A star-studded dog and cat adoption event benefiting New York City animal shelters and adoption agencies…returning for a 17th year this summer.

Inked Magazine’s
New York Empire State Tattoo Expo
July 10-12, 2015
At the New York Hilton

111th Street Salsa Street Party
+ Old Timer’s Stickball Game
Sunday, July 12

French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)
Presents Bastille Day
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Along 60th Street between Fifth and Lexington Avenues.
The main stage will be on the corner of 60th and Park Avenue and featured from Noon until 5:00 pm will be a variety of performers.
Also on hand will be quite the assortment of cultural offerings, foods and celebration!

Celebrate Flatiron Chefs 2015
July 14, 2015
5:30 – 8:30 pm
Your favorite culinary festival featuring top chefs, returns to Madison Square Park
Tickets are $350 for early admission at 5:30pm, and $200 for general entry at 6:30pm.

July 16 – 18, 2015
At more than one location

The Underwear Run
July 17, 2015
The Underwear Run is a 1.7-mile fun run that takes place in Central Park every year on the Friday before the Panasonic New York City Triathlon.

City of Water Day
Saturday, July 18
Join the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance (MWA) in celebrating the eighth annual City of Water Day on Saturday, July 18, on Governors Island, at Maxwell Place Park in Hoboken, New Jersey, and at dozens of In Your Neighborhood sites in all five boroughs, Yonkers, and New Jersey.

AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour to take Manhattan:
First-ever AVP New York City Open set for July 16-19
Thursday, July 16 – Sunday, July 19, 2015
Pier 26/25, Hudson River Park / West and North Moore Streets

It’s Your TERN Festival at Governors Island
Sunday, July 19
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

New Museum Block Party
Sara D. Roosevelt Park : Chrystie Street between Delancey and Broome Street in the Chinatown Area
Saturday, July 20
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Annual Queens Food Festival at LIC Flea
July 25 & 26, 2015
…judge and vote for your favorite Food, Dessert and Drink vendor.

4th Annual Space & Science Festival
To Celebrate Art And Science
At The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Thursday, July 23 – Sunday July 26

Fridays, 3:00 – 6:00 pm
(or while supplies last)
July 24, 31
August 7, 14, 21, 28
Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden

37th Annual Thunderbird American Indian Mid-Summer POW WOW
Friday-Sunday, July 24 – 26, 2015
At the Queens County Farm Museum

QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning
July 24, 25 & 26, 2015
Featuring Fireworks, Eats, Drink, Kid Entertainment, Balloons Galore, Musical Performances including Don Felder and Kansas Plus Much More…

The 5th Annual New York City Poetry Festival
July 25-26, 2015
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Governors Island’s Colonel’s Row

on the Great Lawn of Central Park
Saturday, July 25, 2015, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
It’s High Noon in the middle of New York City as so many will descend upon our great parkland for the battle of the century!

High Bridge Festival
At Highbridge Park
Saturday, July 25, 2015
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Awaken Psychic Fair
Sunday, July 26
Hotel Pennsylvania
401 Seventh Avenue
​(33rd & 32nd Sts.)

“A Great Day in Harlem”
As part of Harlem Week
Sunday, July 26
Featuring Crafts, Food, Music, Fashion and More…!
Ulysses S Grant National Memorial Park
W. 122nd Street and Riverside Drive

Chinatown Summer Street Festival 2010

August 1 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Taking place at Columbus Park within Chinatown

NYC’s Only Free Outdoor Summer Comedy Series
July 5, 12, 19, 26 | August 1
At various parks within our city.

Arts Carnival at Crocheron Park
Friday, August 6 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
(Buz O’Rourke Playground at 214th Place and 33rd Road in Bayside)
Join them for an afternoon of fun in the park including arts & crafts projects, games, and other activities.

African Arts And Culture Festival Returns To Governors Island
African Film Festival Inc.’s Third Annual ‘Family Day Celebration’
Heads to New York on Saturday, August 7
Noon – 5:00 pm

All events will take place at Colonels’ Row on Governors Island, a family and tourist destination located off the southern tip of Manhattan across from the Financial District.

Saturday August 8 and Sunday August 9 2015

2014 Giglio di Sant’ Antonio Feast
August 6 – 9, 2015
Pleasant Avenue from 114th-116th Streets in East Harlem

Dominican Day Parade
Sunday, August 9, 2015
Steps Off at 12:00 noon.
Begins at 38th Street and Avenue of the Americas and ends on 54th Street.

Dance Theater of Harlem Summer 2014 Street Festival
Saturday, August 9
from Noon – 7:00 pm
West 152nd Street Between Amsterdam and St. Nicholas Avenues
Free Performances!
Featuring Dance Theatre of Harlem School Summer Intensive Students and Special Guest Artists
Also: Special Appearance by the Dance Theatre of Harlem Company!

Summer Street Festival 2011
Sunday, August 11 from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Come down and help Celebrate Immigrants. On hand will be Entertainment featuring traditional cultural performances as well as other activities for the family. You could learn more as well at the Asian Americans for Equality website.

Times Square Kiss In – 62nd Anniversary
Saturday, August 14th
Doors open at 10:00 am. Program begins at 11:00 am
Military Island, at the intersection of Broadway and 7th Avenue between 43rd and 44th Streets.

NYC Summer Streets 2015
August 1, 8, 15, 2015
Park Avenue and other streets along a path from Central Park to the Brooklyn Bridge will be closed to traffic. It’s a day for walking, running, biking, skating and more! Heck, it’s a great day for photographers as well!

Summer on the Hudson:
FlyNYC Kite Flying Festival
Saturday, August 15, 2015
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
At Pier 1 within Riverside Park South : Enter the park at 68th and Riverside
Free to All! Enjoy this great festival open to us kids of all ages…even us old tykes. 😉
On hand will be live music groups playing all day long along with kite-making kits for children.

Lightsaber Battle NYC 2015
Saturday, August 15th
9:00 – 11:00 pm
Taking place in Washington Square Park
Still not entirely sure how this works but you can visit their Facebook page linked to above.

Jazzfest Weekend
at the Morris Jumel Mansion
Sat, Aug 15 – Sun, Aug 16
Morris-Jumel will celebrate its Sugar Hill heritage with two days of classic jazz—all of it played outdoors in beautiful Roger Morris Park. Free. No registration required.

10th Annual Jazz Age Lawn Party at Governors Island
Aug 15 – Aug 16
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
A roaring twenties family friendly garden party featuring live jazz orchestras, dance lessons, performances, paper moon photo booth, antique cars, games, vintage vendors, food and drink.
This is a Ticketed / Priced Event

Upper Manhattan Auto Show on Harlem Day
Sunday, August 16
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Lenox Terrace Cove as well as on West 135th St. bet. 5th Ave. & Malcolm X Blvd.

35th Annual India Day Parade
Sunday, August 16
Begins at 12:00 noon from 38th and Madison and Ends at 27th and Madison
Cultural Show + Food Courts
at 23rd – 29th Streets

27th Annual Ecofest
Sunday, August 16, 2015
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Times Square

Time Out New York’s
Battle of the Burger
presented by Amstel Light
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM
At the South Street Seaport

Emerging Music Festival at Bryant Park
Friday, August 21, 2015
5:00pm – 10:00pm
Bryant Park Stage and Lawn

Battery Dance Company Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Free International Dance Festival
August 15 – 21, 2015
in Battery Park City

Back 2 School Street Fair
Saturday, August 22, 2015
from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
1188 President Street
Brooklyn, NY 11225

Blues Barbecue Fest
Saturday, August 22, 2:00 pm
At Pier 26 located around North Moore and the West Side Highway within the Tribeca section of New York City.
Rain or Shine

Pakistan Day Parade
August 23, 2015
Along Madison Ave. from 38th to 23rd Streets.

New York International Fringe Festival
19th Anniversary
August 14 – 30, 2015
1,100 Performances | 200 Shows
$18 Tickets | 16 Days

The 2015 Charlie Parker Jazz Festival
Friday, August 21 – Sunday, August 23, 2015
Taking place at Marcus Garvey Park and Tompkins Square Park

“Life’s A Picnic in Grand Central”
August 24 – 28, 2015
with Free Indoor, Public Picnic Space in Vanderbilt Hall
Plus some Broadway Performances as well!

Kimlau Square Park Day
in Manhattan’s Chinatown
Join them this
Saturday, August 24 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
for Kimlau Square Park Day, a special event to honor the square’s homage to Chinese and Chinese American history by encouraging the community to help keep Kimlau Square clean.

NYC Volkswagen Traffic Jam
on Governor’s Island
Sunday, August 25

Annual German American von Steuben Day Parade
Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Noon
Along Fifth Ave from 63rd to 86th St

Grand Stand and Reviewing Stand at Fifth Avenue and 68th Street
For ticket information visit the official site.
Believe it or not this happens to be one of New Yorkled’s favorite parades.

Children’s Day at South Street Seaport
Children’s Day Target
September 30
Noon start time, concert at 8:00 pm
Rain or Shine
Remember, Details to come…BUT, last year there was quite the mixup regarding
the Fireworks which were SUPPOSED to be taking place there.

Brazilian Day Festival
Sunday, September 2
11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Main stage at 43th Street and 6th Avenue
Second stage 46th Street between 5th and Madison

Mort & Ray’s
Staten Island Beachfest 2015
Saturdays & Sundays
From July 18, 19 to September 5,6
12:00 Noon – 6:00 pm
Midland Beach, Staten Island

Chinatown Mid-Autumn Moon Festival
September 5 from 4:00 – 10:00 pm
4:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Forsyth Street, between East Broadway and Division Streets

Richmond County Fair
Labor Day Weekend
September 5-7, 2015
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
at Historic Richmond Town in Staten Island
Taking place Rain or Shine

Annual West Side County Fair
September 6, 2015 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
68th Street Entrance at Riverside Park South
Riverside Boulevard and 68th Street

Between the Seas
New York’s only Mediterranean Performance Festival!
September 7-13, 2015

NYC Honey Week
September 8-13, 2015

Affordable Art Fair
September 10 – 13, 2015
The Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues)

Seventh Annual Columbia Waterfront Fall Festival
Saturday, September 12, 2015
12:00 – 5:00 pm
Columbia Street (between DeGraw and Union Street) & Union Street (between Columbia and Hicks Street)

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy’s
Oyster Shellebration
Saturday, September 12, 2015
5:00 – 8:00 pm
Presented by One John Street.
Curated East Coast Oyster Varieties with Ocean inspired tasting menu along with wine and spirits within the newest section of Brooklyn Bridge Park.
This is a ticketed event with tix beginning at $100

Taste Talks 2015 in Brooklyn
September 12-13, 2015

35th Annual Antique Motorcycle Show
at the Queens County Farm Museum
Sunday, September 13, 2015
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Featuring makes and models of Cycles which’ve been out of production for some time. Also on hand there’ll be hayrides, food, farmhouse tours, music and more!
Admission: $5.00 per person
Free with Farm Membership

Experience Thailand 2015
September 13
10:00 am – 8:00 pm
at Union Square Park

88th Annual San Gennaro Feast
in New York City’s Little Italy
September 10 – 20, 2015

Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit 2015
Fall 2015 Show
September 5, 6, 7 + 12, 13
“This sidewalk show has its venue on University Place, starting at East 13th Street and continuing south along the east side of Washington Square Park to West 3rd Street.”

8th Annual MotorExpo
September 13-19, 2015
At Brookfield Place, Lower Manhattan
Sunday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday – Saturday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

New York City’s Von Steuben Day Parade
Saturday, September 19 beginning at 12 Noon
Fifth Avenue, 68th Street to 86th Street

$10 General Admission
$8 Students/Seniors/Members
Free for children under 5

32nd Annual Queens County Fair
September 19 & 20
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Their most popular fair of the year!
The fair features pie eating- and corn husking-contests, pig races, hayrides, carnival rides, midway games, and kids’ entertainment by Big Apple Circus To-Go.

Historic House Trust Festival
On September 24 through 26, come see how New Yorkers lived a hundred years ago. More than two dozen preserved homes and buildings offer special tours and events.
Official Page

33rd Annual

At the Queens County Farm Museum
Sunday, September 15, 2013
11:00 am – 4:00 pm

This show will include a display of various makes and models of motorcycles that have been out of production 10 years or more. Music, farmhouse tours, hayrides, and food will provide fun for the entire family.

ADMISSION: $5.00 per person
Free with Farm Membership

Fall Equinox Festival
at Hudson River Park

Saturday, September 17
2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hudson River Park’s Pier 84 at 44th Street
Join them for this annual festival celebrating the changing of the seasons featuring live music, arts & crafts, fishing, produce cart dance performances and much more!

2013 Harvest in the Square
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Union Square Park, North Plaza, Manhattan
General Admission tickets for 7:30 PM are $125
VIP tickets for 6:00 PM entry are $400.

Chef One NYC Dumpling Festival
September 26, 2015
12 Noon to 5:00 pm
Sara D. Roosevelt Park in Manhattan’s Chinatown
( on E. Houston St Between Chrystie St and Forsyth St )

Little Red Lighthouse Festival
Saturday, September 26
12:00 – 4:00 pm
Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse with NYC Urban Park Ranger-led tours, readings of eponymous children’s book, fishing clinics, live music, food vendors, and activities for the whole family!

23rd annual London Terrace Block Party
Saturday, September 26
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
West 24th Street between 9th and 10th Avenues

Chile Pepper Festival At the Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Saturday, September 26, 2015
11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Ronald McDonald House Annual Block Party
Saturday, September 26
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
73rd Street between 1st and York Ave.
Feauting street fair, food, chili cook-off, craft and activity booths, face painting, rides, music, toy and housewares sales, Pop Tab Palooza, meet Ronald, prizes, give-aways, and more!

15th Annual NYC Pagan Pride Day September 26, 2015
Saturday, September 26, 2015 (Rain or Shine)
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
At Washington Square Park

The 4th Annual Breukelen Country Fair
September 26, 2015
Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum

Taste of Gramercy neighborhood
September 26, 2015
11 am – 3 pm
Irving Place (between 17/18th streets)
Please note that this is a paid ticketed food event.

East 84th St. Oktoberfest Street Festival
Saturday, September 26th
East 84th St. between 1st and 2nd Avenues
Live Oompah Band (Polka, czardas) | German Wurst | Homebaked Goodies, Local Restaurant Food | Artisans Booths | BOOKS BOOKS BOOKS, old and new, all vetted. | Flea market

September 26-27, 2015
Pier 94, Manhattan
Saturday: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Over 600 Booths Of Treasures And Bargains!
Same Day On-Site Delivery Service For Customers

Taiwan Excellence Product Showcase 2015
At Grand Central Terminal
September 24-27, 2015

MorningSide Lights Procession
Saturday, September 26
Family craft table at the Common Ground Festival
Morningside Lights Procession at 8 p.m.
Morningside Park (116 Street & Morningside Avenue)

29th Annual Broadway Flea Market
& Grand Auction
Sunday, September 27
10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Times Square, Shubert Alley & West 44th Street, NYC

41st Annual Atlantic Antic™ Festival
Sunday, September 27th, 2015
12:00 – 6:00 pm – RAIN OR SHINE
Atlantic Avenue, from 4th Avenue to Hicks Street, Brooklyn, New York

17th Annual Harvest
in the Square
Tasting event with 40 of the best neighborhood restaurants, wines and microbrews in New York City. Unlimited tastings.
Thursday, September 20, 2012 from 7:30 to 9:00 pm
Rain or Shine!
Tickets are $125.00 and up
Visit our Union Square Park Page to learn more about this nice little park and Tickets can be purchased at

Wyckoff Farmhouse Apple Festival
September 24 from 12:00 – 4:00 pm
Adults $5.00
Seniors and Students $3.00
This free event will offer one and all a fun time. On hand will be cider pressing along with a house tour, a performance by Caroline Copeland, of the New York Baroque Dance Company performs and more. There’ll also be apple games and crafts. Also visit the official site to confirm the date and time.

At Historical Richmond Town
in State Island

Sunday, September 25, 10:00 – 5:00 pm
Antiques, crafts and collectibles line the village streets. Enjoy a stroll through the park-like grounds in search of that unique attic treasure or special one-of-a-kind gift.
$2/person, Children under 12 FREE.

Dumbo Arts Festival
Over 225,000 people expected for three-day free arts extravaganza in DUMBO
Friday, September 28th
to Sunday, September 30th
Friday, September 28th
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday, September 29th
12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Sunday, September 30th –
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
All outdoor projections are open from 6:00 pm to midnight all three nights.
Cost: Free

Little Neck Bay Festival
Saturday, September 25, 2010

Madison Square Eats: Fall 2015
September 4 – October 1
Make sure to stop by between 11:00 am – 9:00 pm and take advantage of the tasty bites all day long.

3rd Annual Meatpacking District Fundraiser
October 1 – 4, 2015

The New Yorker Festival
October 2-4, 2015
At ticketed series of events

Two Fair Ladies Presents
Fall Craftstravaganza
Saturday, October 3
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
At West 17th Street (betw 8-9th Aves)
Handmade Art and Craft Fair : benefit for New York City Museum School

NYC’s longest running outdoor art show turns 65 this year!
Staten Island Museum’s Annual Fence Show
and Musical Chairs Chamber Ensemble Open Air Music Festival
Saturday, October 3, 2015

Hudson River Park’s
NYC Marine Science Festival
Saturday, October 3 at 11:00 am
Pier 26 at N. Moore St.

Open Air Music Festival
October 3 from 12:00 – 4:00 pm
In partnership with the Staten Island Museum’s 65th Annual Fence Show, Musical Chairs Chamber Ensemble presents their 4th Annual Open Air Music Festival!

Lower East Side’s Pickle Day
Sunday, October 4th
12:00 – 5:00 pm

2015 NYC – Medieval Festival
Camelot Returns to Manhattan!
Sunday, October 4, 2015
from 11:30 am – 6:00 pm
Rub the rust off thy armor, iron thy chain mail and polish up on ye chivalry because the 2015 Medieval Festival at Fort Tryon Park is coming up!

Autumn Crafts Festival
at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
October 3, 4 & October 10, 11, 2015
Saturday 11am-8:30pm * Sunday 10am-6:30pm

3rd Annual Pueblo Harlem
October 10, 2015
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Harlem School of the Arts

Rome Through Richmond Town
Saturday, October 10

Children’s Harvest Festival
at the Jefferson Market Garden
in the Village
Saturday, October 10, 2015
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
(Rain date, Sunday, October 11)

Columbus Day Parade
Monday, October 12, 2015
Along 5th Avenue in Manhattan

New York Comic Con
October 8 – 11, 2015
Jacob Javits Center

New York City Wine and Food Festival
October 15-18, 2015
Taking place at various locations within New York City

7th Annual Marco Polo Festival
October 15 – 19, 2015

Crazy 8 Cartoon Festival
Saturday, October 17
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
8th Street Between 5th – 6th Avenues
888 Works of Art for 8 Hours Plus an 8-minute Parade
8 Hours of Animation, Comic, Cartoon Art and Family Art Projects

6th Annual Taste of the Seaport
October 17, 2015
11 am-4 pm
Benefiting local public schools

October 17 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Free Outdoor Performing Arts Festival for Children

The New York City Cd & Record Collectors Expo
October 17, November 21, December 19
The Holiday Inn, 440 West 57th St.
(between 9th & 10 Aves), New York City, NY
8:00 am – 10:00 am Early Admission: $25
10:00 am – 4:00 pm Regular Admission: $6

Open House New York Weekend
October 17-18, 2015
For two days each October, the Annual Open House New York Weekend unlocks the doors of New York’s most important buildings, offering an extraordinary opportunity to experience the city and meet the people who design, build, and preserve New York.

Brooklyn-Flea-Burg Brooklyn Flea & Smorgasburg
to move to their new Winter Location
Opening October 17 + 18
and continuing through to March 2016

Great American Harvest Fest
Sunday, October 18
At Historic Richmond Town

Japan Block Fair
Sunday, October 18
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Broadway btw 93th & 94th street
“”Featuring a wide range of Japanese food, arts, crafts, services, and performance, there is plenty to do and see for everyone!””

presented by Creekstone Farms hosted by Michael Symon
Sunday, October 18, 4:00 – 7:00 pm
Pier 92 – 52nd Street and West Side Highway
Casual Attire, Outdoor, 21 years of age or older
This is a paid ticketed event.

NewLife Expo
“America’s Largest Mind, Body, Spirit Expo”
October 16-18, 2015
Penn Plaza Pavilion
401 7th Ave at 33rd St

Bear Mountain Octoberfest
Saturdays & Sundays
September 12 – October 25, plus Columbus Day
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Free Admission.  A cash-only parking fee is applicable. Please keep in mind that yours truly knows full well from experience to avoid this area considering the many cars coming into this event.

8th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival
October 16-24, 2015
Taking place at various locales
“…Bridging the gap between art and science through film, thereby transforming the way science is communicated to the public and encouraging collaboration across disciplines.”

New York Television Festival
October 19-24, 2015
Founded in 2005, The NYTVF is a pioneer of the independent television movement, connecting its community of artists with leading networks, studios, agencies, production companies, and brands.

PDN 2015 International Conference + Expo
Conference: October 21 – 24, 2015
Expo: October 22 – 24, 2015
Javits Convention Center in New York City

Sixth Annual MAS Summit for New York City
October 22 – October 23
At the Times Center

New York Slurpfest
Thursday, October 22
Astor Center
399 Lafayette St
A Paid Ticketed Event
“…a ramen extravaganza that teaches diners the proper and speedy way to enjoy ramen.”

Second Annual Iaac Literary Festival
October 22-25, 2015
‘in collaboration with Hunter College, CUNY, 625 Park Ave, NYC
As brought forth by the Indo-American Arts Council, Inc.:

Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show & Sale
Friday, Oct 23
1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday, Oct 24
11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street
(Between 6th & 7th Aves)

The International Show
‘formerly The International Fine Art & Antiques Show
October 23 – 29, 2015
$25 (Tickets available on the door)
The Park Avenue Armory,
Park Avenue at 67th Street

TCS New York City Marathon Health and Wellness Expo
October 29 – 31, 2015
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

Friday, October 30 & Saturday, October 31
“”The best halloween beer bash in the city!!!””
Metropolitan West Pavilion
639 W 46th St, New York, NY
“”Costumes are welcome…drink in halloween with 75 Breweries – 150 Beers, Ciders, & Meads.
The perfect balance of quantity & quality
the largest selection of seasonal beers, ciders, & meads in NYC””

Stream Con NYC
Oct. 30 – Nov. 1
A three-day digital content and creator convention celebrating digital content and online video!
Jacob Javits Center

IFPDA Print Fair
November 5-8
Park Avenue Armory
67th and Park
Daily: $20 [$10 for 65 and older and students with I.D.]
Run-of-Show: $40
Children under 12 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult.

Editions / Artists’ Book Fair (E/AB Fair)
November 5-8
The Tunnel
269 11th Avenue
(bet. 27th and 28th Streets)
Over 50 exhibitors from around the US and Europe, showing their latest publications at The Tunnel in New York’s Chelsea. The Fair will take place November 5 – 8 during New York’s Print Week

New Literature from Europe Festival
November 6-8, 2015
Taking place at various locations
“”New Literature from Europe Festival is an annual celebration of writing from across the European continent. Featuring readings and discussions between leading and emerging literary voices from Europe, and some of America’s foremost writers and critics, the Festival celebrates important new European literature in translation.””

Canstruction Exhibition at Brookfield Place
November 5, 2015 – November 16, 2015
Closes at 6 PM on November 16

Cider Week NYC
November 6-15, 2015
Taking place at various locales

New York Coffee Week
November 7 – 14, 2015
“”Taste your way through New York’s coffee scene.  New York Coffee Week is a celebration of NYC’s coffee culture. From Saturday November 7th – November 14th, participating cafes, coffee shops, and roasters across the city will be showcasing their best coffee, lattes, cold brew, and more.””

St. James’ Church Thrift Sale
Friday, November 13
9:30 am – 4:30 pm
865 Madison Avenue @71st Street
$5 admission until 12:00 Noon