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Free and Cheap Concert Listings for the New York City Metropolitan Area

Be sure to check the official sites for inclement weather updates.Quite a number of listings on this page are free but other items such as those at Pier 17 are paid/ticketed items. Remember to also be sure to visit the corresponding official pages for info on last minute changes or cancellations due to inclement weather or other reasons. Further down on this page is an additional calendar featuring other music-performance events followed by last year’s listings.

2018 Quick Listings

This Year’s (2019) Quick Listings

LOTS MORE TO COME! 

Queensboro Symphony Orchestra

Brought forth by the Queens Symphony Wind Quintet

Summer Winds!

Sunday,  August 11, 7:00 pm

Mary’s Nativity Church, 46-02 Parsons Blvd. (at Holly Ave.), Flushing, NY 11355, (718) 359-5996, 7 train, Q27, Q65 stops 2 blocks away (near Hospital)

Summer Nights at Hudson Yards Plaza

At Hudson Yards

Summer Nights By Wells Fargo

Thursday, July 18
performance by JoJo

Thursday, July 25
performance by Amber Mark

5:00 – 9:00 pm

Rain or Shine

Join them for Summer Nights by Wells Fargo at Hudson Yards for an evening of immersive art, local food, and drinks, and sunset performances by top musical artists.

Richard Tucker Park

Free Lunchtime Concerts at Richard Tucker Park

In the Lincoln Square Area

Wednesdays, July 3 – August 28, 2019

Live Music at Brookfield place

Live Music on the Waterfront Terrace

At Brookfield Place in Lower Manhattan near the WTC and formerly known as the World Financial Center

Thursdays
7:00 – 8:30 pm

July 11
Martha Redbone Roots Project

July 25
DJ Shub

August 1
Mel Bryant

August 8
Supaman

August 15
Slow Packer and For Def

 

RCTA Summer Concerts

2019 RCTA Summer Concerts Series

Saturdays, June 15 – August 24
(with the exception of July 20)

7:00 – 10:00 pm

Concert lawn, north of the courts
96th Street Clay Tennis Courts

MTA Music - Times Square

Free Live Music with MTA Music Under New York 

In Times Square

May 29 – October 11
Monday – Friday

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Broadway Plazas
Between 42nd & 47thStreets

Times Square Alliance has partnered with MTA Music Under New York to provide free live music at Lunch and Happy Hour each weekday starting May 29. MTA’s Music Under New York program brings a variety of musical acts from the MTA subway stations above ground.

Wingate Concert Series

Wingate 2019 Concert Series

Word has it that this annual highly anticipated event will be back in July with a roster of performances taking place on the following dates:

July 9, 10, 16, 17, 18

Info comes from website for the Office of the Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams.

Details of who’ll be performing are available through the flyers visible at the official site here…

Wingate Field, Brooklyn NYC
Brooklyn Ave between Rutland & Winthrop
Opposite Kings County Hospital

Sunset on the Hudson

Sunset on the Hudson at Hudson River Park 2019

On the Following Fridays

June 14, 28

July 12, 19, 26

August 2, 9, 16, 23

7:00 – 9:00 pm

Free to All!

Taking place at Pier 45 on Christopher Street off the Hudson Rive

Broadway in Bryant Park

2019 Broadway in Bryant Park Performances

At Bryant Park, located in the center of Manhattan

Thursdays, July 11 – August 25
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Stars from some of Broadways most popular shows will be there.

Hosted and presented by 106.7 LiteFM

Details yet to come regarding the exact roster.

Accordion Festival

Accordions Around the World

Referred to previously as the International Accordion Festival

Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan

Wednesday, July 24, 5:30 pm

Wednesday, July 31, 5:30 pm

Wednesday, August 7,  5:30 pm

Wednesday, August 14,  5:30 pm

Friday, August 16,  5:30 pm

Met Opera HD Festival

11th Annual Metropolitan Opera Summer HD Festival 2019

August 23 – September 2, 2019

Coming back for its 11th year is this outdoor presentation of 11 of the Met’s Live in HD series of cinema transmissions with a pre-festival screening of Funny Face.

Harlem Meer Performance Festival

Harlem Meer Performance Festival 2019

Sundays, June 16 – September 1, 2019
2:00 – 4:00 pm

Taking place at the northernmost end of Central Park by the Harlem Meer’s Charles A. Dana Discovery Center. For reference sake, nearby would be 110th Street as well as the 2 & 3 train lines.

SummerStage

SummerStage 2019

The City Parks Foundation’s celebrating its 30th year and, with that, another year of entertainment in our NYC Parks. Loads in store for everyone! Most items are free, so have a look!

GMA Concert Series

ABC Good Morning America Concert Series

May 15 – August 30

Featuring BTS, Hozier, Ciara, Alessia Cara, Ellie Goulding, Bastille, Adam Lambert, Sabrina Carpenter, The Struts, Lady Antebellum, Pitbull, Keith Urban, Chance the Rapper, French Montana, Kane Brown and Marshmello

 

Astoria Park Waterfront Concerts

2019 Astoria Park Waterfront Concert Series

Thursdays, July 11 – August 15, 2019

At 7:30 pm

Astoria Park Great Lawn. in Queens

Fox & Friends Concert Series

2019 Fox & Friends After the Show All American Summer Music Series

Fridays, May 24 – August 23, 2019

Taking place every Friday at 48th street & 6th avenue right on the Plaza of the Fox building. Join them every Friday from 6:00 – 9:00 am ET

This year’s roster includes: Gavid Degraw, Eli Young Band, Michael Ray, Rodney Atkins, Jefferson Starship, Walker Hayes, Big & Rich, Runaway June, Phil Vassar, Skillet, Justin Moore, Newsboys, Kool & The Gang

Random New Items

Random New Items:

Bronx Salsa Fest

July 14 – August 25

Various dates and locations

A month-long borough-wide annual celebration of Salsa

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Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Presents #AfroWaveSessions

with Spirit Music Night Featuring Shaun Kelly and his band Ori Nugo

Thursday, July 25,  2019
6:00 – 9:00 pm

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Tudor City Greens Concert Series

South Park area at 6:30 pm

Tudor City Greens’ parks are located on Tudor City Place on either side of East 42nd Street, east of Second Avenue

Wednesday, June 12

Wednesday, July 17

Wednesday, August 14

Wednesday, September 11

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2019 Summer Organ Series at Riverside Church

Tuesdays, July 2 – August 6, 2019

Blues BBQ Festival

20th Anniversary Blues BBQ Festival – 2019

Saturday, August 24, 2019
2:00 – 9:00 pm

Taking place Rain or Shine
Free to Attend
Pier 97 at West 59th Street off the Hudson River on the west side of Manhattan

BargeMusic

Bargemusic FREE Concerts

“Music in Motion” Series A one hour performance (no intermission), including a Q & A session with the musicians.

Official Site

Saturdays, June 1, 8, 15, and 29

Saturdays, July 6, 13, and 20

Saturdays, August 3, 10, 17, 31

The concerts begin at 4 pm; doors open at 3:45 pm. The program is announced at the performance. There is NO reserved seating.

David Rubenstein Atrium

Free Performances at the David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center

Official Page(s)

Admission is free. Seating is limited on a first-come, first-served basis.

Thursday, May 30
Meah Pace

Tuesday, June 4
Philharmonic Insights at the Atrium

Thursday, June 6
Kids Like Us

Thursday, June 13
France Rocks Festival: Malik Djoudi and Halo Maud

Wednesday, June 19
The True Value of K-pop

Thursday, June 20
France Rocks Festival: Barton Hartshorn

Thursday, June 27
France Rocks Festival: KOKI NAKANO + ¿QUE VOLA?

Tuesday, July 2
Holman Trio

Thursday, July 11
Celisse Henderson

Thursday, July 18
BélO

Lehman Center

Performances at Lehman Center for the Performing Arts in the Bronx

50th Anniversary of LOS VAN VAN Special guests MARIO “MAYITO” RIVERA and PEDRO CALVO
Saturday, June 1, 2019
Tickets: VIP $100, $75, $55, $50 Purchase tickets here…
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Special Father’s Day Celebration “COINCIDENCIAS” for the first time in New York DANNY RIVERA & CHUCHO AVELLANET
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Tickets: $105, $85, $75, $50 Purchase Tickets Here…
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40th Anniversary Show TONY VEGA PUERTO RICAN POWER and MONCHO RIVERA Saturday,
June 22, 2019
Tickets: VIP $125, $85, $65, $55, $45 Purchase Tickets Here…
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Mostly Mozart

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

Various Dates

Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

David Geffen Hall (New York, NY)

Summer in the Square

2019 Summer in the Square – Union Square Park

Thursdays, June 13 – August 8, 2019

Live Performances and Dueling Artists

Jazz at Pier 84

Jazz at Pier 84 at Hudson River Park 2019 Performances

May 9, May 10, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12
7:00 – 9:00 pm

Taking place at Pier 84 located at 44th Street just off the Hudson River

Today Show Concerts

NBC Today Show 2019 Citi Concert Series

At Rockefeller Plaza in midtown Manhattan

May 6 – September 2, 2019

With music performances by Jennifer Lopez, Thomas Rhett, Jonas Brothers, The Chainsmokers, Dan + Shay, Maggie Rogers, Kacey Musgraves, Andy Grammer, Aloe Blacc, Lizzo, Why Don’t We.

Celebrate Brooklyn!

BRIC: Celebrate Brooklyn! 2019 Calendar

This year’s listings are up and running as will be one of Brooklyn’s most anticipated roster of arts and entertainment festivals. Taking place, once again, at the Prospect Park Bandshell within the Brooklyn Borough this year’s running goes from June 4 to August 10.

At Brookfield Place

Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Unplugged Fridays 2019

Fridays at 6:00 pm
June 7 – July 28
and
July 12 – August 2

At the Pier 3 Greenway Terrace

Pier 17

South Street Seaport’s

Rooftop at Pier 17 Concert Series

Also visit Ticketmaster for details on purchasing tickets to the following.

SiriusXM The Pulse Presents The Mighty O.A.R. with American Authors & Huntertones
June 11

E.Z. Mo Breeze Presents Grits & Biscuits Block Party
June 15

Billie Eilish When We All Fall Asleep World Tour – NYC
June 18

The Lonely Island
June 21

Monster Energy Outbreak Tour Presents Slushii
June 22

The Tea Dance: Pride at Pier 17 Dance/Electronic
June 29

Iration Live from Paradise! With Pepper, Fortunate Youth and Katastro
July 19

OneRepublic
July 20

Steve Miller Band & Marty Stuart
July 24

The Struts: Young & Dangerous Tour 2019
July 27

Ben Folds & Violent Femmes
August 1

Greensky Bluegrass
August 2

Rebelution: Good Vibes Summer Tour 2019
August 3

The Stray Cats 40th Anniversary Tour August 6

Papa Roach: Who Do You Trust Tour
August 11

Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band
August 18

Squeeze
August 24

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals / Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
August 26 & 27

Dr. Dog & Shakey Graves
September 14

Shakey Graves & Dr. Dog
September 15

Thievery Corporation
October 11

2019 Summer Organ Series at Riverside Church @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 Summer Organ Series at Riverside Church Tuesdays, July 2 – August 6, 2019 Riverside’s annual series features some of the world’s most outstanding organists performing on The Riverside Church’s famed Aeolian-Skinner pipe organ, one[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
International Accordion Festival at Bryant Park :: Accordions Around the World
12:00 am
Accordions Around the World at Bryant Park Referred to previously as the International Accordion Festival Taking place within Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan, located between 5th & 6th Avenues and between 40th and 42nd Streets[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
2019 Astoria Park Waterfront Concert Series Events Calendar @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 Astoria Park Waterfront Concert Series Thursdays, July 11 – August 15, 2019 At 7:30 pm Astoria Park Great Lawn. in Queens Waterfront Concert Series: The Swing Time Big Band! Thursday, July 11 at 7:30[...]
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Calendar - The Festival is Back! @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival is Back! June 4 – August 10, 2019 All Performances take place at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn Brooklyn’s highly anticipated Spring / Summer arts festival is back for[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
Jul 25 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
2019 Broadway in Bryant Park Performances @ New York | New York | United States
12:30 pm
2019 Broadway in Bryant Park Performances Thursdays, July 11 – August 25 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Gather round at the center of Manhattan at one of its most visited parks for some free stage[...]
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Presents Afro Wave Sessions with Shaun Kelley @ New York | New York | United States
6:00 pm
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Presents #AfroWaveSessions with Spirit Music Night Featuring Shaun Kelly and his band Ori Nugo Thursday, July 25,  2019, 6:00 – 9:00 pm New York, New York — The Caribbean Cultural[...]
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Calendar - The Festival is Back! @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival is Back! June 4 – August 10, 2019 All Performances take place at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn Brooklyn’s highly anticipated Spring / Summer arts festival is back for[...]
2019 QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning @ New Jersey | United States
12:00 am
2019 QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning July 26-28, 2019 The Largest Summertime Hot Air Balloon & Music Festival in North America: 100 balloons, 165,000 attendees For further information call toll free 1-800-HOT-AIR9 or 973-882-5464[...]
41st Annual Thunderbird American Indian Pow Wow @ New York | United States
12:00 am
At the Queens County Farm Museum 41st Annual Thunderbird American Indian PowWow (Pow Wow) July 26 – 28, 2019 Gates Open Friday @ 6:00 pm; Saturday & Sunday @ 10:00 am Visit the official page[...]
Brooklyn Bridge Park's Unplugged Fridays 2019 @ New York | United States
12:00 am
Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Unplugged Fridays 2019 Fridays at 6:00 pm June 7 – July 28 and July 12 – August 2 At the Pier 3 Greenway Terrace Intimate, unplugged sets performed by local artists. Visit[...]
Fox News All-American Summer Concert Series 2019 @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Fox News All-American Summer Concert Series 2019 Fridays, May 24 – August 23, 2019 From very early in the morning (6:00 am ?) to about 9:00 am Taking place at FOX News Plaza 1211 Avenue[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
Broadway in the Boros 2019 - NYC Free Friday Performances
1:02 am
Broadway in the Boros 2019 (In Your Neighborhood) Featuring Tony Nominated Musicals Current Broadway stars will be participating and performing in this series of free performances taking place on select Fridays. Visit the official page[...]
Today Show 2019 Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza @ New York | New York | United States
7:00 am
Today Show 2019 Citi Concert Series Back at Rockefeller Plaza will be the Today Show Concert Series stretching from Spring to the end of Summer. Monday, May 6 Jennifer Lopez +++ Friday, May 31 Thomas[...]
Sunset on the Hudson at Hudson River Park 2019 @ New York | New York | United States
7:00 pm
Sunset on the Hudson at Hudson River Park 2019 Select Fridays on June 14, 28, July 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9, 16, 23 7:00 – 9:00 pm Free to All! Taking place at Pier[...]
"41 Strings” Symphony from Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Nick Zinner, to be Performed At Rockefeller Center®  @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
“41 Strings” Symphony From Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Nick Zinner, To Be Performed At Rockefeller Center® One Night Only Saturday, July 27 at 6:00 pm Concert Is Free & Open To The Public Rockefeller Plaza, Between[...]
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Calendar - The Festival is Back! @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival is Back! June 4 – August 10, 2019 All Performances take place at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn Brooklyn’s highly anticipated Spring / Summer arts festival is back for[...]
Bronx Night Market at Fordham Plaza Returns in 2019
12:00 am
Bronx Night Market Returns in 2019 Select Saturdays from late May to late October, 2019 Fordham Plaza in the Bronx 2413 Third Ave, Bronx, NY Free to Attend Be sure to visit the official site,[...]
Gibney Dance at Brooklyn Bridge Park @ New York | United States
12:00 am
Gibney Dance at Brooklyn Bridge Park Saturdays, July 13, July 20, and July 27, 7:30 pm At Pier 1 within Brooklyn Bridge Park Gibney Dance brings their lower Manhattan performing arts center to the Park. Join them[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2019 RCTA Summer Concerts Series @ New York | New York | United States
7:00 pm
2019 RCTA Summer Concerts Series Saturdays, June 15 – August 24 (with the exception of July 20) 7:00 – 10:00 pm The free music offerings on the concert lawn, just north of the Tennis Courts[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
Jul 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Harlem Meer Performance Festival 2019 @ New York | New York | United States
2:00 pm
Harlem Meer Performance Festival 2019 Sundays, June 16 – September 1, 2019 2:00 – 4:00 pm Taking place at the northernmost end of Central Park by the Harlem Meer’s Charles A. Dana Discovery Center. For[...]
2019 Summer Organ Series at Riverside Church @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 Summer Organ Series at Riverside Church Tuesdays, July 2 – August 6, 2019 Riverside’s annual series features some of the world’s most outstanding organists performing on The Riverside Church’s famed Aeolian-Skinner pipe organ, one[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
Naumburg Bandshell 2019 Free Orchestral Concerts @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Naumburg Bandshell 2019 Free Orchestral Concerts Fourt Concerts from June 18 – July 30, 2019 Taking place at Temple Emanu-El, at Fifth Avenue and 65th Street due to the repairs being done to the Naumburg[...]
International Accordion Festival at Bryant Park :: Accordions Around the World
12:00 am
Accordions Around the World at Bryant Park Referred to previously as the International Accordion Festival Taking place within Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan, located between 5th & 6th Avenues and between 40th and 42nd Streets[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
2019 Astoria Park Waterfront Concert Series Events Calendar @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 Astoria Park Waterfront Concert Series Thursdays, July 11 – August 15, 2019 At 7:30 pm Astoria Park Great Lawn. in Queens Waterfront Concert Series: The Swing Time Big Band! Thursday, July 11 at 7:30[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
Aug 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
2019 Broadway in Bryant Park Performances @ New York | New York | United States
12:30 pm
2019 Broadway in Bryant Park Performances Thursdays, July 11 – August 25 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Gather round at the center of Manhattan at one of its most visited parks for some free stage[...]
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Calendar - The Festival is Back! @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival is Back! June 4 – August 10, 2019 All Performances take place at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn Brooklyn’s highly anticipated Spring / Summer arts festival is back for[...]
Brooklyn Bridge Park's Unplugged Fridays 2019 @ New York | United States
12:00 am
Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Unplugged Fridays 2019 Fridays at 6:00 pm June 7 – July 28 and July 12 – August 2 At the Pier 3 Greenway Terrace Intimate, unplugged sets performed by local artists. Visit[...]
Fox News All-American Summer Concert Series 2019 @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Fox News All-American Summer Concert Series 2019 Fridays, May 24 – August 23, 2019 From very early in the morning (6:00 am ?) to about 9:00 am Taking place at FOX News Plaza 1211 Avenue[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
Good Morning America (GMA) 2019 Summer Concert Series Calendar @ New York | New York | United States
7:00 am
Good Morning America (GMA) 2019 Summer Concert Series 7:00 am – 9:00 am Taking place within Central Park’s Rumsey Playfield Wednesday, May 15 BTS Tickets Required +++ Friday, May 24 Hozier +++ Friday, May 31[...]
Sunset on the Hudson at Hudson River Park 2019 @ New York | New York | United States
7:00 pm
Sunset on the Hudson at Hudson River Park 2019 Select Fridays on June 14, 28, July 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9, 16, 23 7:00 – 9:00 pm Free to All! Taking place at Pier[...]
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Calendar - The Festival is Back! @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival is Back! June 4 – August 10, 2019 All Performances take place at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn Brooklyn’s highly anticipated Spring / Summer arts festival is back for[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
The Gauntlet comes to Rockefeller Center® :: Choral Singers Live Performance @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
The Gauntlet comes to Rockefeller Center® :: Choral Singers Live Performance Hundreds Of Choral Singers From All Five Boroughs To Guide Visitors Through The Gauntlet, A Transformative Live Musical Experience Throughout Rockefeller Center® Plaza Performance[...]
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2019 RCTA Summer Concerts Series @ New York | New York | United States
7:00 pm
2019 RCTA Summer Concerts Series Saturdays, June 15 – August 24 (with the exception of July 20) 7:00 – 10:00 pm The free music offerings on the concert lawn, just north of the Tennis Courts[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Harlem Meer Performance Festival 2019 @ New York | New York | United States
2:00 pm
Harlem Meer Performance Festival 2019 Sundays, June 16 – September 1, 2019 2:00 – 4:00 pm Taking place at the northernmost end of Central Park by the Harlem Meer’s Charles A. Dana Discovery Center. For[...]
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Calendar - The Festival is Back! @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival is Back! June 4 – August 10, 2019 All Performances take place at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn Brooklyn’s highly anticipated Spring / Summer arts festival is back for[...]
2019 Summer Organ Series at Riverside Church @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 Summer Organ Series at Riverside Church Tuesdays, July 2 – August 6, 2019 Riverside’s annual series features some of the world’s most outstanding organists performing on The Riverside Church’s famed Aeolian-Skinner pipe organ, one[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
International Accordion Festival at Bryant Park :: Accordions Around the World
12:00 am
Accordions Around the World at Bryant Park Referred to previously as the International Accordion Festival Taking place within Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan, located between 5th & 6th Avenues and between 40th and 42nd Streets[...]
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra at Lincoln Center @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Various Dates Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra David Geffen Hall (New York, NY) Purchase Your Tickets Here… Each summer for more than half a century, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival[...]
2019 Astoria Park Waterfront Concert Series Events Calendar @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 Astoria Park Waterfront Concert Series Thursdays, July 11 – August 15, 2019 At 7:30 pm Astoria Park Great Lawn. in Queens Waterfront Concert Series: The Swing Time Big Band! Thursday, July 11 at 7:30[...]
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Calendar - The Festival is Back! @ New York | United States
12:00 am
2019 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival is Back! June 4 – August 10, 2019 All Performances take place at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn Brooklyn’s highly anticipated Spring / Summer arts festival is back for[...]
NYC SummerStage 2019 Calendar
12:00 am
NYC City Parks Foundation’s 2019 SummerStage Events Calendar Please be sure to keep on top of whatever item you might be interested in by visiting the official site to learn about changes in scheduling &/or[...]
Aug 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
2019 Broadway in Bryant Park Performances @ New York | New York | United States
12:30 pm
2019 Broadway in Bryant Park Performances Thursdays, July 11 – August 25 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Gather round at the center of Manhattan at one of its most visited parks for some free stage[...]
Jazz at Pier 84 at Hudson River Park 2019 Performances @ New York | New York | United States
7:00 pm
Jazz at Pier 84 at Hudson River Park 2019 Performances May 9, May 10, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12 7:00 – 9:00 pm Taking place at Pier 84 located at 44th Street[...]

 

 

The following has yet to be updated. Please Stay Tuned!

2018 Free Summer Concert Series Returns to the Upper West Side at the Lincoln Square Plus Jazz at American Folk Art Museum

Lincoln Square Heats Up with Outdoor Music at Richard Tucker Park Wednesdays, July 11 – August 29, at Broadway and 66th Street Noon to 2:00 pm (with jazz at the Museum at 2:00 pm)

  • Receta Secreta, Drew Anderson Trio Wednesday, July 11
  • Yaz Band, SisterMonk Wednesday, July 18
  • Calliope Brass, The L Train Brass Band Wednesday, July 25
  • Bazaar, Inti and the Moon Wednesday, August 1
  • The Meetles, The Ladybugs Wednesday, August 8
  • Felipe Pavani Band, The Beautiful Distortion Wednesday, August 15
  • Bluegrass Collusion, Sheriff & the Deputy Wednesday, August 22
  • Opera Collective Wednesday, August 29

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Music at Waterside Plaza 2018

Free outdoor entertainment Waterside Plaza is located on the East River between 25th and 29th streets, east of the FDR Highway. A complete listing can be found at gowaterside.com/events/upcoming-events/

Music Offerings:

Ajna Dance Company Wednesday, July 11

Kimya Dawson Wednesday, July 18

George Gee Swing Orchestra Wednesday, July 25

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Madison Square Park Music Concerts 2018

Madison Square Kids Concerts Series 2018 Summer Nights Series at Madison Square Park Updates to the following still to come possibly 2017 Above Ground Series Performers Taking place on Wednesdays

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Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival

Featuring numerous Ticketed Performances Please check the corresponding page linked above to learn about upcoming performances. July 17 – August 11

 

¡Arriba! Community Dance Parties at the High Line 2018

High Line at West 16th Street Official Page(s) This High Line Program is free and open to visitors of all ages. Feel the rhythm of some of New York City’s hottest Latin bands as the High Line is transformed into an epic dance floor for their annual series.

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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Flushing Town Hall Summer Concert Series

Featuring a mixture of Jazz and World Music Visit their site through the below accompanying links for details on purchasing of any necessary Tickets RDRC Summertime: Ricardo “Panman” Steel Panband Jun 24, 2017 FREE (No RSVP required) Monthly Jazz Jam Jul 5, 2017 $10 / Free for Members Full Moon Drumming Workshop: African Drumming with Vado Diomande Jul 9, 2017 Tickets: $25/$20 Members Benefit Concert feat. New Asia Chamber Music Society and Friends Jul 28, 2017 Paid Tickets Required Monthly Jazz Jam Aug 2, 2017 $10/FREE for Members, Students & Jamming Musicians Full Moon Drumming Workshop: Irish Drumming with Niall O’Leary Aug 6, 2017 $25/$20 Members (per workshop) RDRC Summertime:Papo Vazquez Pirates Troubadours Aug 26, 2017 FREE (No RSVP required)

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Harlem Sweet Spot Festival 2017

Celebrate Summer in Harlem with the Sweet Spot Festival

Sweet Spot Music + Art Festival

Pop + Shop

June 24, 2017 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

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Grand Central Partnership’s Lunchtime Summer Concert Series

Midtown Concerts Chapel of St. Bart’s Church, 325 Park Avenue at East 51st Street

Thursday, April 27 – Hesperus – Devices and Divisions Thursday, May 4 – Abendmusik – The Consorts of William White and his Contemporaries Thursday, May 11 – Diderot String Quartet – Purely Mozart Thursday, May 18 – Alkemie – Love to my Liking: Refrains of Desire in Gothic France Thursday, May 25 – The Lyra Consort – Rare Jewels of the French Baroque Pt. 2 Thursday, June 1 – Marginalia – Le Chansonnier du Roi Thursday, June 8 – Bud Roach – The Muse’s Delight Thursday, June 15 – Morrongiello & Weinman Lute Duo – Lute Duets From the Elizabethan Golden Age Thursday, June 22 – Sonnambula – Musique à Trois: Works for Viols Alone Thursday, June 29 – Ryland Angel – Portraits of Mary

Cool Music for Warm Summer Days 345 Park Avenue at East 51st Street

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Tuesday, May 9 – Clarity Festival Brass Band Thursday, May 18 – Straight Up Band Tuesday, May 23 – Best Kept Secret Thursday, May 25 – One Stop Pony Band Thursday, June 1 – Quarteto Moderno Tuesday, June 6 – Hit The Roof Featuring Matt Daniel Thursday, June 8 – Soul Revival Tuesday, June 13 – Charlie Lagond & Kaleidoscope Thursday, June 15 – Linda Ipanema & Stan Edwards: 30’s – 80’s Tuesday, June 20 – Los Hacheros Thursday, June 22 – Out Of The Box Big Band Tuesday, June 27 – Acute Inflections Thursday, June 29 – Beyond Fab: Beatles & More Thursday, July 6 – Joe Battaglia’s NY Big Band Tuesday, July 11 – Luis Ramirez & Friends Thursday, July 13 – TJ Tomlin Dixieland Allstars Tuesday, July 18 – Eddie & The Starlites Thursday, July 20 – Bustamante Tuesday, July 25 – Felix & The Cats Thursday, July 27 – Square Feet Classic Rock Thursday, August 3 – Blue Cha Cha Thursday, August 10 – The Pazant Brothers Orchestra Thursday, August 17 – Memories Tuesday, August 22  – Annie D. With Transfusion Thursday, August 31 – Swing Street Orchestra

JAZZ ON THE PLAZA

AT 601 LEXINGTON AVENUE Lexington Ave at East 53rd Street Thursdays, 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm No Details as yet regarding this for 2017

COOL MUSIC FOR WARM SUMMER DAYS

345 Park Avenue at East 51st Street Except where noted, Tuesdays, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Presented by Rudin Management Company. No Details as yet regarding this for 2017

THE PLAZA AT

101 PARK AVENUE Park Avenue at East 40th Street Wednesdays, 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm No Details as yet regarding this for 2017

THE PLAZA AT

600 THIRD AVENUE East 40th Street at Third Avenue Fridays, 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm No Details as yet regarding this for 2017

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Seaside and Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series in Brooklyn

Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series

EVERY MONDAY NIGHT AT WINGATE FIELD AT 7:30 pm (FREE!) Brooklyn Avenue between Rutland Road and Winthrop Street, across the street from Kings County Hospital. Performers are subject to change without notice. Check the official website or call the concert hotline for updates at 718-222-0600, or listen to WBLS-FM 107.5.

Won’t be going on this Summer of 2017

A long standing Brooklyn tradition, music under the stars. (718-469-1912) Official Page here…

Seaside Concert Series in Brooklyn

at Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk

Won’t be going on this Summer of 2017

Official Page here…

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New Music in Bryant Park 2015

New Music in Bryant Park Award-winning classical and jazz ensembles perform back to back each week, showcasing works commissioned by Chamber Music America. Details regarding what groups will actually be performing which nights will come at a later date.

  • Monday, May 18 : 5:30 – 8:00 pm One classical and one jazz ensemble
  • Monday, May 25 : 5:30 – 8:00 pm One classical and one jazz ensemble
  • Monday, June 1 : 5:30 – 8:00 pm One classical and one jazz ensemble
  • Monday, June 8 : 5:30 – 8:00 pm One classical and one jazz ensemble
  • Monday, June 15 : 4:30 – 10:00 pm New Music Festival with six excellent groups.

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Seaport Music Festival

July 11 – August 29, 2014 7:00 – 9:00 pm FREE Stage at Water and Fulton Streets within the Seaport Area No details as yet for 2017 as of the time of this update

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Music & Other Entertainment at Riverside Park, NYC

There’s plenty going on at this wonderful stretch of parkland along Manhattan’s upper west side. This park which stretches from 68th street all the way up to 155th street will play host to quite a bit of goings on the entire year through.

Hudson River Park Music and Dance, 2013

There’s a heck of a whole lot goin’ on at Hudson River Park this coming season! From MoonDance to RiverRocks as well as other featured concerts….’we’ll all be in a dancing frenzy as we move to the beat of so many musical performances.

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2019 Series / Performances PASSED

The Following Took Place earlier this year and have already taken place

 

Dance Party at Bryant Park 2019

Wednesdays from May 1 – June 5, 2019

Dance Lessons: 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Live Music and Dancing: 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Wednesday, May 1
Salsa Night with Tito Puente

Wednesday, May 8
Latin & Ballroom Night with Fleur Seule

Wednesday, May 15
Contra Dance Night with Brooklyn Swing

Wednesday, May 22
R&B Night with Exenia

Wednesday, May 29
Cumbia Dance Night with LaMar

Wednesday, June 5
LGBTQ Dance Night with Adam Bastien and Jerome Bell of NBC’s the Voice

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New York Guitar Festival

Saturday, June 1
7:00 – 8:30 pm

Free to all

Memphis Minnie: In Search of the Hoodoo Lady

New York Guitar Festival kicks off its 20th anniversary celebration with a tribute to blues legend Memphis Minnie. Arts Brookfield is thrilled to once again partner with New York Guitar Festival to present a free, outdoor concert at Brookfield Place celebrating the life and music of this influential blues guitarist.

The concert will feature an array of diverse musicians across genres, including Rafiq BhatiaKaia KaterJontavious WillisBrandon RossAmythyst KiahBrandee YoungerNicole AtkinsBinky GriptiteAlsarah and the Nubatones, Abdoulaye Alhassane Toure, Banning EyreDavid BrombergKevin BreitDJ Spooky, and GRAMMY Award-winners Vernon Reid and Fantastic Negrito.

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Chelsea Music Festival

Hear | Taste | See

June 6 – 15, 2019

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Summer 2019 Scandinavian Music Festival Concert Series

Sunday, June 2, 2019
2:00 – 3:30 pm

At Fort Tryon Park in Northern Manhattan
“”Now in its 15th year, NY Scandia Symphony has served Washington Heights and Inwood with free outdoor music programs in Fort Tryon Park.””

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Queens Dance Festival

Saturday, June 8
6:00 – 8:00 pm

Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens 

“”Join them for the Queensboro Dance Festival, an annual tour of performances and community dance activities, featuring dance companies throughout Queens””

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New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks 2019 + Fireworks

June 11 – 14, 16, 2019

Free performances for all. The big plus is how there’ll be a pyrotechnic/fireworks display following each concert except for the one on the 16th. 

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Summer Garden Concerts

at the Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

June 4, 18, 25, 2019
at 6:00 pm

The Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden
421 East 61st Street

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2019 Metropolitan Opera Summer Concerts in NYC Parks

Staggered dates from
June 10 – 19. 2019

Back with their annual Summer Recital Series!
Free to All!

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Washington Square Park 2019 Music Festival

Tuesdays in June at 8:00 pm

Taking place on the Main Stage within Washington Square Park