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    • 05/24
    • Art & Culture
    • Antisemitism Now: Memoirs of a Reformed American Skinhead

    • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

    Location: Museum of Jewish Heritage
    Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

    Author Christian Picciolini, son of hard working Italian immigrants, will describe his transformation from a lonely 14-year-old boy, to the 16-year-old leader of the Chicago Area Skinheads, to his escape from the movement six years later. $15, $12 Members. Purchase tickets online here.

    • 06/02
    • Kids & Family
    • BPC Parks Teen Night

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Drop by for a few hours to meet friends and make new ones. Play table tennis, foosball, life-size chess, listen to music and relax.

    • 06/03
    • Kids & Family
    • Skyline Stories

    • 10:30am - 11:45pm

    Location: The Skyscraper Museum
    Time: 10:30am - 11:45pm

    As a part of the Skyscraper Museum's family programming, kids will listen to a reading of Scott Santoro's The Little Skyscraper, then create their very own illustrated short story based on a favorite real or fantasy city! Tall tales of city skylines, architecture and skyscrapers will entice young architects to think BIG! Ages 4+. RSVP required. $5 per child; members free.

    • 06/04
    • Art & Culture
    • Public Art Tour & Workshop: Jime Dine's Ape & Cat (At the Dance)

    • 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    The striking sculpture's cheek-to-cheek figures, despite their obvious animal-ism, seem almost human in their tenderness. Join us for a discussion led by contemporary art historian Dorothea Basile about how emotions like love and friendship are evoked by this fascinating art. Work with artist to create your own interpretation of these feelings using clay. All supplies provided!

    • 06/09
    • Kids & Family
    • BPC Parks Teen Night

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Drop by for a few hours to meet friends and make new ones. Play table tennis, foosball, life-size chess, listen to music and relax.

    • 06/16
    • Kids & Family
    • BPC Parks Teen Night

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Drop by for a few hours to meet friends and make new ones. Play table tennis, foosball, life-size chess, listen to music and relax.

    • 06/20
    • Art & Culture
    • Night at the Museums

    • 4:00pm - 8:00pm

    Time: 4:00pm - 8:00pm

    The museums and historic landmarks of Lower Manhattan are an American treasure. Spend the evening exploring one of the most diverse and concentrated groups of museums in the world: 15 sites all within comfortable walking distance of each other, including BPC's own Poets House, the Skyscraper Museum, and the Museum of Jewish Heritage! This annual event takes place rain or shine. Advance free ticket reservation required. For more information, click here.

    • 06/23
    • Community
    • Swedish Midsummer Festival & Dance

    • 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Enjoy this unique celebration of the summer solstice. Learn folk dances, make midsummer wreaths, and enjoy a parade, children's games, and Swedish delicacies. Traditional music by Paul Dahlin and fiddlers form the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis.

    • 06/30
    • Community
    • Battery Park City Community Field Day

    • 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Learn to Double-Dutch, check out an illusionary street art project, dance to some tunes, and engage in classic field games like potato sack races, relays, and tug-of-war. Don't miss the imaginative face-painters, giant yard games and bubbles. Spin the BPC big wheel for prizes. Activities are geared toward the whole family at this community-wide event.

    • 07/06
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Los Lobos

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week, Grammy-winning and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame-nominated artists Los Lobos perform their culturally-rich fusion of rock, blues, soul and Mexican folk music.

    • 07/13
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Rebirth Brass Band

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week, from the Big Easy to the Big Apple, Rebirth Brass Band shows why it's considered a pillar of it's native New Orleans music scene with it's Grammy-winning, infectious, and groove-laden "heavy funk."

    • 07/20
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Bettye LaVette

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week Bettye LaVette, regarded as one of the premier live vocalists performing today, brings her emotive soul and blues interpretations to Battery Park City. With her first record released at the age of 16, LaVette is an enduring icon of many musical styles.  

    • 07/27
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Vieux Farka Toure

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week, Vieux Farka Toure delivers emotionally-charged songs and spectacular guitar work from his native Mail. With his unique and intricate finger-style playing, Farka Toure transports the beauty and culture of his homeland to New York City.

    • 08/03
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Tango!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront kicks off with downtown's own Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra, performing dramatic Tango music with exhibition dance.

    • 08/05
    • Community
    • Silent Summer Dance Party

    • 2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Get outside and dance! Join us for our Silent Summer Dance Party with the help of QuietEvents. Put your headphones on and the sounds of the party pulse to life as you groove to your choice of 3 live DJs. Games and activities will be available along with festive fare. Headphones are free, deposit is required.

    • 08/10
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Foxtrot!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront's second installment is headlined by the Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra, swinging into action playing dance classics from the Great American Songbook.

    • 08/12
    • Art & Culture
    • Bhangra Family Dance

    • 6:30pm - 8:00pm

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm

    No experience or partners necessary: just get up, join the energetic musical party and learn Bhangra, a fusion of traditional Punjabi-style folk dance and music with Western hip-hop and pop influences. Shaan Mutiyaaran Di will lead the dances to the selected beats of DJ Sunny Entertainment. All ages are welcome!

    • 08/13
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/14
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/15
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/16
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/17
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Waltz!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront. Twirl in 3/4 time with a selection of all-time waltz favorites and the Hudson River as your backdrop.

    • 08/17
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/18
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/24
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Tangos & Minuets!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront concludes with its fourth and final installment. The West Village Quartet will play pieces by renowned tango composer Astor Piazzolla, along with classics by Haydn, Mozart and more.

    • 05/24
    • Art & Culture
    • Antisemitism Now: Memoirs of a Reformed American Skinhead

    • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

    Location: Museum of Jewish Heritage
    Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

    Author Christian Picciolini, son of hard working Italian immigrants, will describe his transformation from a lonely 14-year-old boy, to the 16-year-old leader of the Chicago Area Skinheads, to his escape from the movement six years later. $15, $12 Members. Purchase tickets online here.

    • 06/02
    • Kids & Family
    • BPC Parks Teen Night

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Drop by for a few hours to meet friends and make new ones. Play table tennis, foosball, life-size chess, listen to music and relax.

    • 06/03
    • Kids & Family
    • Skyline Stories

    • 10:30am - 11:45pm

    Location: The Skyscraper Museum
    Time: 10:30am - 11:45pm

    As a part of the Skyscraper Museum's family programming, kids will listen to a reading of Scott Santoro's The Little Skyscraper, then create their very own illustrated short story based on a favorite real or fantasy city! Tall tales of city skylines, architecture and skyscrapers will entice young architects to think BIG! Ages 4+. RSVP required. $5 per child; members free.

    • 06/04
    • Art & Culture
    • Public Art Tour & Workshop: Jime Dine's Ape & Cat (At the Dance)

    • 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    The striking sculpture's cheek-to-cheek figures, despite their obvious animal-ism, seem almost human in their tenderness. Join us for a discussion led by contemporary art historian Dorothea Basile about how emotions like love and friendship are evoked by this fascinating art. Work with artist to create your own interpretation of these feelings using clay. All supplies provided!

    • 06/09
    • Kids & Family
    • BPC Parks Teen Night

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Drop by for a few hours to meet friends and make new ones. Play table tennis, foosball, life-size chess, listen to music and relax.

    • 06/16
    • Kids & Family
    • BPC Parks Teen Night

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Drop by for a few hours to meet friends and make new ones. Play table tennis, foosball, life-size chess, listen to music and relax.

    • 06/20
    • Art & Culture
    • Night at the Museums

    • 4:00pm - 8:00pm

    Time: 4:00pm - 8:00pm

    The museums and historic landmarks of Lower Manhattan are an American treasure. Spend the evening exploring one of the most diverse and concentrated groups of museums in the world: 15 sites all within comfortable walking distance of each other, including BPC's own Poets House, the Skyscraper Museum, and the Museum of Jewish Heritage! This annual event takes place rain or shine. Advance free ticket reservation required. For more information, click here.

    • 06/23
    • Community
    • Swedish Midsummer Festival & Dance

    • 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Enjoy this unique celebration of the summer solstice. Learn folk dances, make midsummer wreaths, and enjoy a parade, children's games, and Swedish delicacies. Traditional music by Paul Dahlin and fiddlers form the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis.

    • 06/30
    • Community
    • Battery Park City Community Field Day

    • 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Learn to Double-Dutch, check out an illusionary street art project, dance to some tunes, and engage in classic field games like potato sack races, relays, and tug-of-war. Don't miss the imaginative face-painters, giant yard games and bubbles. Spin the BPC big wheel for prizes. Activities are geared toward the whole family at this community-wide event.

    • 07/06
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Los Lobos

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week, Grammy-winning and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame-nominated artists Los Lobos perform their culturally-rich fusion of rock, blues, soul and Mexican folk music.

    • 07/13
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Rebirth Brass Band

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week, from the Big Easy to the Big Apple, Rebirth Brass Band shows why it's considered a pillar of it's native New Orleans music scene with it's Grammy-winning, infectious, and groove-laden "heavy funk."

    • 07/20
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Bettye LaVette

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week Bettye LaVette, regarded as one of the premier live vocalists performing today, brings her emotive soul and blues interpretations to Battery Park City. With her first record released at the age of 16, LaVette is an enduring icon of many musical styles.  

    • 07/27
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Vieux Farka Toure

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week, Vieux Farka Toure delivers emotionally-charged songs and spectacular guitar work from his native Mail. With his unique and intricate finger-style playing, Farka Toure transports the beauty and culture of his homeland to New York City.

    • 08/03
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Tango!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront kicks off with downtown's own Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra, performing dramatic Tango music with exhibition dance.

    • 08/05
    • Community
    • Silent Summer Dance Party

    • 2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Get outside and dance! Join us for our Silent Summer Dance Party with the help of QuietEvents. Put your headphones on and the sounds of the party pulse to life as you groove to your choice of 3 live DJs. Games and activities will be available along with festive fare. Headphones are free, deposit is required.

    • 08/10
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Foxtrot!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront's second installment is headlined by the Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra, swinging into action playing dance classics from the Great American Songbook.

    • 08/12
    • Art & Culture
    • Bhangra Family Dance

    • 6:30pm - 8:00pm

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm

    No experience or partners necessary: just get up, join the energetic musical party and learn Bhangra, a fusion of traditional Punjabi-style folk dance and music with Western hip-hop and pop influences. Shaan Mutiyaaran Di will lead the dances to the selected beats of DJ Sunny Entertainment. All ages are welcome!

    • 08/13
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/14
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/15
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/16
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/17
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Waltz!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront. Twirl in 3/4 time with a selection of all-time waltz favorites and the Hudson River as your backdrop.

    • 08/17
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/18
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/24
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Tangos & Minuets!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront concludes with its fourth and final installment. The West Village Quartet will play pieces by renowned tango composer Astor Piazzolla, along with classics by Haydn, Mozart and more.

    • 05/24
    • Art & Culture
    • Antisemitism Now: Memoirs of a Reformed American Skinhead

    • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

    Location: Museum of Jewish Heritage
    Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

    Author Christian Picciolini, son of hard working Italian immigrants, will describe his transformation from a lonely 14-year-old boy, to the 16-year-old leader of the Chicago Area Skinheads, to his escape from the movement six years later. $15, $12 Members. Purchase tickets online here.

    • 06/02
    • Kids & Family
    • BPC Parks Teen Night

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Drop by for a few hours to meet friends and make new ones. Play table tennis, foosball, life-size chess, listen to music and relax.

    • 06/03
    • Kids & Family
    • Skyline Stories

    • 10:30am - 11:45pm

    Location: The Skyscraper Museum
    Time: 10:30am - 11:45pm

    As a part of the Skyscraper Museum's family programming, kids will listen to a reading of Scott Santoro's The Little Skyscraper, then create their very own illustrated short story based on a favorite real or fantasy city! Tall tales of city skylines, architecture and skyscrapers will entice young architects to think BIG! Ages 4+. RSVP required. $5 per child; members free.

    • 06/04
    • Art & Culture
    • Public Art Tour & Workshop: Jime Dine's Ape & Cat (At the Dance)

    • 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    The striking sculpture's cheek-to-cheek figures, despite their obvious animal-ism, seem almost human in their tenderness. Join us for a discussion led by contemporary art historian Dorothea Basile about how emotions like love and friendship are evoked by this fascinating art. Work with artist to create your own interpretation of these feelings using clay. All supplies provided!

    • 06/09
    • Kids & Family
    • BPC Parks Teen Night

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Drop by for a few hours to meet friends and make new ones. Play table tennis, foosball, life-size chess, listen to music and relax.

    • 06/16
    • Kids & Family
    • BPC Parks Teen Night

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Drop by for a few hours to meet friends and make new ones. Play table tennis, foosball, life-size chess, listen to music and relax.

    • 06/20
    • Art & Culture
    • Night at the Museums

    • 4:00pm - 8:00pm

    Time: 4:00pm - 8:00pm

    The museums and historic landmarks of Lower Manhattan are an American treasure. Spend the evening exploring one of the most diverse and concentrated groups of museums in the world: 15 sites all within comfortable walking distance of each other, including BPC's own Poets House, the Skyscraper Museum, and the Museum of Jewish Heritage! This annual event takes place rain or shine. Advance free ticket reservation required. For more information, click here.

    • 06/23
    • Community
    • Swedish Midsummer Festival & Dance

    • 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Enjoy this unique celebration of the summer solstice. Learn folk dances, make midsummer wreaths, and enjoy a parade, children's games, and Swedish delicacies. Traditional music by Paul Dahlin and fiddlers form the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis.

    • 06/30
    • Community
    • Battery Park City Community Field Day

    • 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Learn to Double-Dutch, check out an illusionary street art project, dance to some tunes, and engage in classic field games like potato sack races, relays, and tug-of-war. Don't miss the imaginative face-painters, giant yard games and bubbles. Spin the BPC big wheel for prizes. Activities are geared toward the whole family at this community-wide event.

    • 07/06
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Los Lobos

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week, Grammy-winning and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame-nominated artists Los Lobos perform their culturally-rich fusion of rock, blues, soul and Mexican folk music.

    • 07/13
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Rebirth Brass Band

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week, from the Big Easy to the Big Apple, Rebirth Brass Band shows why it's considered a pillar of it's native New Orleans music scene with it's Grammy-winning, infectious, and groove-laden "heavy funk."

    • 07/20
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Bettye LaVette

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week Bettye LaVette, regarded as one of the premier live vocalists performing today, brings her emotive soul and blues interpretations to Battery Park City. With her first record released at the age of 16, LaVette is an enduring icon of many musical styles.  

    • 07/27
    • Art & Culture
    • River & Blues Concert Series: Vieux Farka Toure

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Enjoy summer evenings listening to blues music from around the world as the sun sets on the Hudson River in the River & Blues Concert series. This week, Vieux Farka Toure delivers emotionally-charged songs and spectacular guitar work from his native Mail. With his unique and intricate finger-style playing, Farka Toure transports the beauty and culture of his homeland to New York City.

    • 08/03
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Tango!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront kicks off with downtown's own Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra, performing dramatic Tango music with exhibition dance.

    • 08/05
    • Community
    • Silent Summer Dance Party

    • 2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Get outside and dance! Join us for our Silent Summer Dance Party with the help of QuietEvents. Put your headphones on and the sounds of the party pulse to life as you groove to your choice of 3 live DJs. Games and activities will be available along with festive fare. Headphones are free, deposit is required.

    • 08/10
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Foxtrot!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront's second installment is headlined by the Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra, swinging into action playing dance classics from the Great American Songbook.

    • 08/12
    • Art & Culture
    • Bhangra Family Dance

    • 6:30pm - 8:00pm

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm

    No experience or partners necessary: just get up, join the energetic musical party and learn Bhangra, a fusion of traditional Punjabi-style folk dance and music with Western hip-hop and pop influences. Shaan Mutiyaaran Di will lead the dances to the selected beats of DJ Sunny Entertainment. All ages are welcome!

    • 08/13
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/14
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/15
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/16
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/17
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Waltz!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront. Twirl in 3/4 time with a selection of all-time waltz favorites and the Hudson River as your backdrop.

    • 08/17
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/18
    • Art & Culture
    • Battery Dance Festival

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Celebrate the 36th year of New York City's longest running public dance festival presented by Battery Dance. Enjoy six days of exciting international and local dance companies against one of the most beautiful backgrounds in the City.

    • 08/24
    • Art & Culture
    • Strings-on-Hudson: Tangos & Minuets!

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Battery Park City's All-New Al Fresco Classical Music Series on the Hudson Waterfront concludes with its fourth and final installment. The West Village Quartet will play pieces by renowned tango composer Astor Piazzolla, along with classics by Haydn, Mozart and more.