Daily Archives: August 28, 2013

  • Great North River Tugboat Race & Competition

    See tugboats parade from Pier 84 to the 79th Street Boat Basin then race back at the 21st annual iteration of this maritime fest. Participate in an amateur line-toss contest, and witness the Popeye-inspired spinach-eating contest.

  • Metropolitan Opera Summer HD Festival

    Every summer, New Yorkers get a taste of what happens when opera meets technology at The Metropolitan Opera Summer HD Festival. The Metropolitan Opera Summer HD Festival 2013 projects encore screenings of the Met’s Peabody, Emmy, and Grammy award-winning show Live in HD, which is a series of live opera performances that are screened in various […]

  • 83rd Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit

    More than 100 artists and artisans—including painters, sculptors, jewelers and glassblowers—exhibit their wares at the Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit.

  • Back to School Festival

    Summer’s not over yet. Beat the stress of returning to school with an afternoon of fun activities including games, rides, craft projects, and free giveaways.