THINGS TO DO
#TotallyPublicKaraoke, Pier I in Riverside Park South, West 70th Street – UWS, 6pm – 10pm
Amaze the crowd when you rock the mic at #TotallyPublicKaraoke nights. Bring your friends, your voice, and your courage. Free.
Taikoza Concert, Asser Levy Playground – Kips Bay, 6pm – 7pm
Join a special concert featuring the group Taikoza. Roughly translated, Taiko means “big drums” – and that’s exactly what Taikoza brings: big drums and room-thumping energy. This group draws from Japan’s rich tradition of music and performance to create a highly visual performance. Free.
Contemporary Dance, Bryant Park Lawn in Bryant Park, 6pm – 8pm
Join this weekly contemporary dance series with artists showcasing exhilarating works. Curated by Tiffany Rea-Fisher. Featuring Tiffany Mills Company, Monteleone Dance, and Steps Summer. Free.
Hudson Warehouse Presents: The Classics – The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later, Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument in Riverside Park, West 89th Street and Riverside Drive – UWS, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Hudson Warehouse presents a production of The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later written by Susane Lee. Adapted from the classic by Alexandre Dumas, Hudson Warehouse is the first to ever adapt and produce The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later for the stage. This is the second in a four-year series of Alexandre Dumas Classics. Free.
Dance Away the Night with the City Stompers, Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway in Rockaway Beach – Queens, 7pm – 8:30pm
Southern Appalachian band The City Stompers invites you to get on your feet and move to the sounds of live American fiddle music. Free.
Mystery After Dark Tours, Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Avenue – Staten Island, 8pm – 11pm
Afraid of the Dark? Join a costumed interpreter and venture into a new historic house every night after museum hours. Listen to a mystery, story or legend on a tour lit only by candlelight. $10.
Coney Island Friday Night Fireworks, Between West 10th Street and West 15th Street in Coney Island Beach & Boardwalk – Brooklyn, 9:30pm – 10pm
Coney Island’s Friday Night Firework Series is back for the summer. For the best views, find a spot anywhere in the Amusement District down to the beach and boardwalk. Free.
Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm
Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines at outdoor Reading Rooms. Located both in Herald Square Park and Park East at One Penn Plaza, Reading Rooms are staffed with a coordinator for recommendations. Free.
G-Eazy, Rumsey Playfield – Central Park, 7am, Free.
The Mary Vision, Birds, Sic Tic, and Gesserit, Alphaville, 140 Wilson Ave – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.
Ellen & the Degenerates, Ramona, Ash Williams, IlanMakesNoise, Bushwick Public House, 1288 Myrtle Ave – Brooklyn, 8pm, $7 – $10.
Pedestrian Deposit, Gene Pick, Shredded Nerve, Valise, H0L0, 1090 Wyckoff Ave – Queens, 9pm, $8 – $10.
Larry Ham, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, 12:30pm, Free.
Myq Kaplan (Comedy Central, Conan), Robert Mac (Comedy Central, NBC’s Last Comic Standing), J-L Cauvin (Late Night With Craig Ferguson), Kenny Warren (TruTV), Sachin Shan (Broadway Comedy Club), Zilla Vodna (Women in Comedy Festival), O.P.P.A., 162 W. 4th St – Greenwich Village, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.
Speak American w/ Jordan Temple (CONAN), Emmy Blotnick (Stephen Colbert) Crystian Ramirez, Fareeha Khan, Pedro Gonzales, Hosted by Noa Osheroff and Sherm Jacobs, Friends and Lovers, 641 Classon Avenue – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.
The Lego Batman Movie, WNYC Transmitter Park – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free.
Jumanji (2017), East 16th Road to East 18th Road on Cross Bay Boulevard in Broad Channel Park – Queens, 8pm, Free.
Southside With You, Harlem Art Park, 8pm, Free.
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, St. Mary’s Park – Bronx, 8:30pm, Free.
Happy Feet, Heritage Park – Staten Island, 8:30pm, Free.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Lamberts Lane and Arlene Street in Father Macris Park – Staten Island, 8:30pm, Free.
Le Boucher (The Butcher), Old Bandshell Lawn in Tompkins Square Park – East Village, 8:30pm, Free.
Stormy Weather, Morris-Jumel Mansion in Roger Morris Park, 65 Jumel Terrace – Washington Heights, 8:30pm, Free.
Despicable Me 3, Claremont Park – Bronx, 8:30pm, Free.
Marshall, Lawn in Herbert Von King Park, Greene Avenue and Marcy Avenue – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free.
Introduction to Meditation, Pats Lawn in Inwood Hill Park, W. 218th St. & Indian Road, Every Monday and Friday until Aug. 31, 7am – 7:45am, Free.
Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: A Collective Utterance – Naima Green, Arsenal in Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue, Every weekday until Aug. 30, 9am – 5pm, Free.
Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park, East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue – UES, Every day except Wednesday until June 30, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.
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