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Summer in New York City

Fun NYC Summer Events + Activities

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This summer in New York City is shaping up to be a season like no other. With an abundance of local events happening in and around the city, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Whether you're a fan of live musicartsculture, or sports, NYC has got you covered.

If you're staying at the Kimpton Hotel Eventi this summer, you're in luck, no matter if you are traveling from afar or taking a road trip to the city that never sleeps. There are plenty of exciting things to do taking place right in the neighborhood you won't want to miss. Check out some activities, summer concerts, and places to visit in NYC below, and start planning your summer trip now.

Summer Soirée

Every day – a true soirée. Get ready to savor moments that make you pause and think: Every day should be like this. You’re invited to Summer Soirée – a season of evocative experiences, from garden-inspired menus to unparalleled hotel offerings. It’s all because no one does summer nights like us.

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Festivals & Concerts

  • Bryan Park Picnic Performances & Free Movie Nights
  • SummerStage in Central Park
  • Wells Fargo Stage at the Hudson Yard Public Square
  • Tribeca Film Festival
  • NYC Electroacoustic Music Festival
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Arts & Culture

  • Shakespeare in the Park
  • Sleeping Beauties: Reawakening Fashion Exhibition at The Met
  • This Is New York: 100 Years of the City in Art and Pop Culture at the Museum of the City of New York
  • Rooftop Cinema Club Midtown, featuring classics to new releases under the city’s skyline
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Get your tickets early!

  • New York Yankees vs. New York Mets
  • US Open Tennis Championships at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
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Parades & Outdoor Markets

  • New Food Market at Pier 57
  • NYC Pride
  • Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks & Parade
  • Grand Bazaar NYC in the Upper West Side
  • Queens Night Market at Flushing Meadows Corona Park
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For Kids & Families

Find your home away from home with our family-friendly hotel rooms and amenities with you in mind.

  • Harry Potter™: The Exhibition
  • Central Park Zoo and Boat Rides
  • Roller Skating at The Rink at Rockefeller Center
  • Governors Island Summer Programming + Music Festival
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Broadway Musicals & Plays

  • Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
  • Spamalot
  • Hadestown
  • Sweeney Todd
  • SIX: The Musical
  • Back to the Future and the list goes on!

Kimpton Social Password is Back

Head to the ‘gram to uncover our secret summer Social Password. Mention it when you check in now until Sept. 2 and you’ll score a special surprise or perk to spritz up your stay.

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Creative & Phenomenal Fare

After experiencing all the local activities — drop by any of our on-site restaurants and bar, L’Amico, Skirt Steak, and Back Bar to unwind over a nice lunch or dinner and creative cocktails.

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