Events in New York City like River to River Bring Outdoor Entertainment to NYC.
This year, there is a full slate of music, visual arts, film, and more scheduled throughout the summer for River to River - one of the most fun Events in New York City in summertime.
Head downtown for New York’s River to River celebration, one of the most special Events in New York city that offers hundreds of cultural performances all for free. Highlights from years past include performances by the Bang on a Can All-Stars, the New York City Opera, and Superchunk.
With support from many public and private partners since 2002, the River to River Festival is now an essential component of Lower Manhattan’s vital and vibrant cultural life. Each summer, the Festival activates more than 25 indoor and outdoor locations in the city with an unparalleled collection of music, dance, theater, and other arts and participatory experiences, each offered by renowned and breakout artists from New York City and beyond.
For more than 100,000 attendees from around the region and oversees, the River to River Festival provides an intense and rewarding way to experience Lower Manhattan’s waterfronts, parks, plaza, and other hidden treasures.
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The Festival’s densely-packed schedule of daytime, evening, and weekend events showcases Lower Manhattan as a thriving center for cultural activity and a key destination point for experiencing New York City’s wealth and diversity. Come and explore all of the unique dining, shopping, art, and historic events that make New York City one of the most exciting cities in the nation.
River to River’s partners work together to foster conversations about artistic, community, and environmental concerns associated with urban and waterfront landscapes, redevelopment, growth, and transformation.
By showcasing New York City, and in particular Lower Manhattan, as creative, green, and global, the River to River Festival offers a singular artistic experience for audiences of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy the waterfront and surrounding area at no charge.
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