Summer Happenings in NYC
Summer is in full swing! Discover the essential things to do in NYC to make your summer unforgettable. We have selected some of the best NYC events, things to do, restaurants, theater and nightlife.
Summer Stage - June 2 - Sept. 24, 2015
Enjoy outstanding music, comedy, theater, dance, lectures, and films during SummerStage in city parks. The free concerts are popular, so arrive early.
Shakespeare in the Park - The Public Theater's annual season of free plays at the Delacorte Theater in New York City's Central Park. Cymbelline - July 27-August 23, 2015
Art Cart in Bryant Park - Show your artistic side using free drawing and craft supplies. Get inspired by the urban life, flowers, and monuments at Bryant Park. Speak with the Art Cart Host to receive materials and basic instruction. For adults (16 years+):1st & 3rd Wednesdays of the month, 3pm – 4pm. For kids (8-12 years, guardian must be present): 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month, 3pm – 4pm
Lincoln Center Festival - Lincoln Center Festival
Enjoy extraordinary opera, music, dance, and theater that showcases contemporary artistic viewpoints at Lincoln Center Festival in and near Lincoln Center.
Classical Music Festival - August 1 - 22, 2015
Attend concerts, operas, late-night recitals, and world premieres at Mostly Mozart Festival, performed by the festival orchestra and special guests at Lincoln Center.
U.S. Open Tennis Championship - August 31 - Sept. 13, 2015
Watch the world’s best players compete under the open sky at the U.S. Open Tennis Championship at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing Meadows.
Dragon Boat Festival - August 8 - 9, 2015
Watch 100 dragon-boat teams compete on Meadows Lake, and enjoy music, dance, martial arts, folk art, and Chinese food at Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival at Flushing Meadows Park in Queens.
Broadway Theater District (It extends from West 40th Street to West 54th Street, from west of Sixth Avenue to east of Eighth Avenue, and includes Times Square) Noted as one of NYC’s most popular tourist attraction, The Broadway Theater District, Broadway, hosts world renowned theatrical performances, presented in over 40 professional theaters in midtown Manhattan. Seeing a show while in NYC has become a tradition for all visitors and residents alike.
Also in Midtown, a short walk from The Mansfield is the world-famous Grand Central Terminal, where you can stare up at the majestic, constellation-decorated ceiling. As long as you’re in the terminal, you might want peruse its endless array of shops and stores, like the station’s beautifully designed Apple store or the renowned Kidding Around toy shop. Don’t forget the station’s massive dining area, featuring 35 different vendors and eateries, as well as the New York Transit Museum with its frequently updated exhibits and several educational programming.
If you’re looking for an outdoor excursion — and one right around the corner at that, check out the recently refurbished Madison Square Park. Featuring an enormous playground that hosts organized arts and crafts activities, as well as a rotating series of sculptures, this park has something for everyone in the family.
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The Mansfiled do not provide tickets for the above listed events, guests may purchase directly from vendors.