Madison Square Park Summer Events Schedule

Newly Added:

  • Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams • The Stray Birds
    Saturday, September 14
    3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Martha Redbone Roots Project • Pesky J. Nixon
    Saturday, September 21
    3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Luke Winslow-King & His Band • Brother Sun
    Saturday, September 28
    3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • The Black Lillies I Carrie Elkin & Her Greats
    Saturday, October 5
    3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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.

Featured Music for the Barbecue Block Party

Saturday, June 8:

Sunday, June 9:


Music at Madison Square Pk.

Madison Square Music: Oval Lawn Series
Wednesday Evenings
at 6:00 pm (for double bills) or 7:00 pm (for single acts)

Taking place at the Oval Lawn

Concerts take place rain or shine, each Wednesday from June 19 to August 7 (see below for exact show times). All shows are appropriate for the whole family, and visitors are encouraged to bring a blanket and a picnic (no chairs allowed). Back for an encore performance, the Fatty Crew (Fatty Crab, Fatty Cue and Pig & Khao) are dishing out their “Fatty Flavas” throughout our summer event! The Park is located at 23rd Street between Madison and Fifth Avenues.

  • Wednesday, June 19 at 7:00 pm
    Suzanne Vega
  • Wednesday, June 26 at 7:00 pm
    Anat Cohen Quartet
  • Wednesday, July 3 at 6:00 pm
    The Grascals / Joy Kills Sorrow
  • Wednesday, July 10 at 7:00 pm
    Rene Marie’s “Experiment in Truth”
  • Wednesday, July 17 at 7:00 pm
    Ben Sollee
  • Wednesday, July 24 at 6:00 pm
    Dafnis Prieto Sextet / Yosvany Terry Quintet
  • Wednesday, July 31 at 6:00 pm
    Erin McKeown / Lake Street Dive
  • Wednesday, August 7 at 7:00 pm
    Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk

Madison Square 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.

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.


Mad. Sq. Kids 2013 & More
Tuesdays & Thursdays

June Shows
10:30 am to 11:30 am

  • Tuesday, June 11 – 10:30 am – 11:30 am
    Steve Songs
  • Thursday, June 13, 2013 – 10:30 am
    Audra Rox
  • Thursday, June 27 – 10:30 am – 11:30 am
    KBC Kids