Festivals, Cultural & Music in New York
New York City
May 23rdand 24th - Ninth Avenue International Food Festival: One of the City's biggest street fairs with ethnic and traditional food, street music, and vendors along 9th Ave. from 37th-57th Sts.
June - JVC Jazz Festival in June
June - Restaurant Week. Participating NY restaurants only charge $19.95 to dine. Look in newspapers for participating restaurants.
June 21 - 28 - Lesbian and Gay Pride Week and March. Parade from 52nd St down 5th Ave. to West Village. Call 807-7433 for info.
June - Classic and Cool on the Hudson at the World Financial Center's Winter Garden. Free outdoor concerts at sunset.
July -August Lincoln Center Festival features theater, ballet, opera, and music. Call 546-2656 for info. (July & Aug).
July - August Mostly Mozart for 2 weeks in Avery Fisher Hall, call 875-5030 for info.
July - August Central Park SummerStage
August - Greenwich Village Club Jazz Festival
September 7th West Indian-American Day Parade held on the Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
Mid-September Feast of San Gennaro along Mulberry St, north of Canal. Week long street festival in Little Italy.
September Jazz at Lincoln Center
September New York is Book Country Festival
October 31st Greenwich Village Halloween Parade. Parade from Spring to 23rd St. along 6th Ave. There is talk of ending this night of fantasy. Check newspapers.