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84 Things to Do NYC Memorial Day Weekend, May 27-30, 2016   
The Memorial Day Holiday Weekend in New York City is chock full of activities including Parades, Fleet Week, Victorian Gardens, King’s County Fair,  DanceAfrica2016, Riis Park Beach Bazaar and more!

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*DISCOUNT* Bianco: NoFit State Circus, Music and Drinks at St. Ann’s Warehouse   *THIS WEEKEND!!*  
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*DISCOUNT* Luna Amusement Park in Coney Island, Brooklyn  
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*DISCOUNT* NYC Craft Beer Festival  June 17-18, 2016 
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*DISCOUNT* NYC Bourbon Bash!   June 18, 2016  12pm-10pm
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*DISCOUNT* Big Apple Circus   May 15-June 12, 2016   *THIS WEEKEND!!* 
Cunningham Park, Queens
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*DISCOUNT* Lakeside Roller Skating in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park
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*DISCOUNT* Rockettes Spring Spectacular at Radio City NYC 2016  http://wp.me/P428ro-aR0

*DISCOUNT* Splish Splash Waterpark on Long Island
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*DISCOUNT* Bronx Zoo
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Dancing Outdoors this Spring/Summer in NYC  http://wp.me/p428ro-8rN

*FREE* Shakespeare in The Park NYC-Taming of the Shrew starts May 24, 2016  http://wp.me/p428ro-bLl

Today Show and Good Morning America Summer Concert Series  2016   http://wp.me/p428ro-8F7

Kayaking, Canoeing and Paddleboarding in NYC 2016   http://wp.me/p428ro-bBr

NYC Outdoor Yoga, Zumba, Pilates, Fitness and Tai Chi 2016  http://wp.me/P428ro-bNP

NYC Summer Outdoor Movies 2016: Manhattan   http://wp.me/P428ro-8uN

NYC Summer Outdoor Movies 2016: Outer Boroughs  http://wp.me/P428ro-8BQ

NYC Parks and Waterfront Outdoor Cafes 2016   http://wp.me/p428ro-bCa

27 Flea Markets in NYC 2016  http://wp.me/p428ro-dCp

NYC Outdoor Food Festivals 2016    http://wp.me/p428ro-dLJ

 

NYC MEMORIAL DAY EVENTS 2016

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Fleet Week and Memorial Day Parades  May 25-31, 2016
http://www.fleetweeknewyork.com/fleetweeknewyork/events.html

*Public Ship Tours   May 26-30, 2016  8am-5pm
Ships include:

Manhattan:
Pier 88S: USS Bataan
Pier 92S: HMCS Athabaskan, HMCS Kingston,  HMCS Moncton
Pier 86N (Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum): USNA YP’s, USCGC Katherine Walker *Tours will begin at 10am

Brooklyn Cruise Terminal:
USS Farragut, USS Bainbridge, USCGC Forward

Homeport Pier, Staten Island:
USS Fort McHenry , USS Shamal

 

NYC MEMORIAL DAY PARADES 2016

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Greenpoint Veterans Memorial Parade  Leonard St, Brooklyn,  May 29, 2016  9am

College Point Memorial Day Parade  College Point Blvd. & Neil Park, Queens   May 29, 2016   12:30pm

Glendale/Ridgewood Memorial Day Parade  Myrtle Avenue & 70th Street | Glendale, Queens  May 30, 2016  11am-3pm

City Island Memorial Day Parade  City Island, Bronx  May 30, 2016  2:30pm-5pm
http://www.fleetweeknewyork.com/fleetweeknewyork/events.html

Maspeth Memorial Day Parade   May 29, 2016  1pm-2pm     
Walter A. Garlinge Memorial Park, 72nd Street & Grand Avenue, Maspeth, Queens
http://www.maspethchamberofcommerce.org/upcoming.htm#memday

Kings County Brooklyn Memorial Day Parade May 30, 2016  11am
78th Street and Third Ave to 101st and Fourth Ave, Brooklyn
http://www.brooklynmemorialdayparade.com/

Staten Island Memorial Day Parade  May 30, 2016  11:30am 
Hart Blvd and Forest Avenue
http://www.richmondcountypipesanddrums.com/Calendar_Of_Events.html

Little Neck-Douglaston Memorial Day Parade   May 30, 2016   2pm
Northern Blvd.  between Jayson Avenue and 245th St, Queens
http://www.lndmemorialday.org/

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Memorial Day Commemoration   May 30, 2016   10am-12pm 
Soldiers’ & Sailors’ Monument, Riverside Drive & West 89th St
https://riversideparknyc.org/event/memorial-day-commemoration-4/?instance_id=5106

Staten Island Fleet Week Rockin’ Our Troops Music Festival   May 25-31, 2016  11am-5pm  
17 bands performing rock, pop, jazz, 50’s-60’s, country, heavy metal and more! 
The Sullivans Pier, Staten Island, 305 Front St
Click link for performance line-up http://www.sifleetweek.com/events/id.html

Memorial Day Ceremony  May 30, 2016
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Pier 86, 12th Ave. & 46th St
http://www.intrepidmuseum.org/Plan-Your-Visit/Public-Events-Calendar/2011-(1)/Memorial-Day-Ceremony

Memorial Day Flagging at Woodlawn Cemetery  through May 28, 2016  3:30pm
4199 Webster Avenue, Bronx
http://www.woodlawnconservancy.org/visit/tours-and-events.html

Green-Wood Cemetery Memorial Day Celebrations  May 30, 2016  2:30pm-5pm
500 25th St and Fifth Ave
http://www.green-wood.com/event/annual-memorial-day-concert/

Memorial Day Weekend: Swing Dancing on the Flight Deck  May 28, 2016  7:30pm-12:30am
Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, Pier 86, 46th St and 12th Ave
http://www.intrepidmuseum.org/FleetWeek

 

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NYC Beaches open this weekend for the season!

For a list of beaches by borough, click here http://wp.me/P428ro-KL

Riis Park Beach Bazaar opens this weekend for the season with lots to eat and live entertainment!
http://riisparkbeachbazaar.com/

Don’t have a car? Take the New York Beach Ferry from Pier 11 Wall St to Jacob Riis Park  http://www.newyorkbeachferry.com/

 

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Governors Island Opens for 2016 Season  May 28, 2016
https://govisland.com/

Bike around the island (including Citibike!), check out an art exhibit, take a meditation class, take the kids to the playground, shop from local crafters, head to the food court or just walk the island and explore! This weekend, highlights include:

Family Fun Day  May 29th  11am-4pm
Governors Island
https://govisland.com/events/family-fun-day

Rite of Summer Music Festival  May 29th
Governors Island
http://riteofsummer.com/

 

OUTDOOR MOVIES IN NYC MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND, 2016

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Annie (2014) May 27, 2016  8pm-10pm
Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 W. 25th St between 9th and 10th Ave
http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/27/movies-under-the-stars-annie-2014

Outdoor Movies at the Intrepid Museum: Top Gun  May 27, 2016  6:30pm
Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, Pier 86, 46th St and 12th Ave
http://www.intrepidmuseum.org/Plan-Your-Visit/Public-Events-Calendar/2016-PEC-Details/movie-night.aspx

Rooftop Films at Old American Can Factory: Jacqueline (Argentine)  May 27, 2016  8pm
The Old American Can Factory 232 Third St. at 3rd Ave
http://rooftopfilms.com/2016/schedule/jacqueline-argentine/

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)  May 28, 2016  8pm-10pm
Alfred E. Smith Playground, 80 Catherine St near Water St
http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/28/movies-under-the-stars-teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles-2014

Jurassic World   May 28, 2016  7:30pm-9:30pm
Crotona Park Amphitheater, Fulton Ave to Southern Blvd and Crotona Park East
https://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/28/movies-under-the-stars-jurassic-world

Spider Man  May 28, 2016 8:30pm-10:30pm
Lawrence Virgilio Playground, 52nd St and 39th Dr
https://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/28/movies-under-the-stars-spiderman

 Habana Outpost: Coming to America (1988)  May 29, 2016  8pm   
 757 Fulton St at the corner of Fulton & South Portland
http://www.habanaoutpost.com/locations/location/habana-outpost 

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NYC HARBOR CRUISES, MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND, 2016

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*HALF PRICE* Memorial Day Weekend Midnight Yacht Dance Cruise  May 27, 2016  LAST CALL!!
Harbor Lights Yacht, SkyPort Marina, East 23rd Street & FDR Dr
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*COMP* Saturday Night Dance Party on the Zephyr  May 28, 2016
Pier 16, South Street Seaport
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*COMP-HALF PRICE* Alive After Five Cruise
Hornblower Yachts, Pier 15 at the South Street Seaport
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*COMP-DISCOUNT* Majestic Tall-Ship Cruise of New York Harbor
Clipper City Tall Ship, Battery Park and State St
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KAYAKING IN  NYC MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND, NYC 2016

Kayaking and Canoeing  Socrates Sculpture Park Beach at Hallets Cove  *FREE*
*Memorial Day Paddle: May 30, 2016  1pm-4pm
32-01 Vernon Boulevard in Long Island City, Queens
http://socratessculpturepark.org/program/halletscove/

Walk-Up Kayaking at Pier 96   May 28, 2016- October 9, 2016   Every Saturday-Sunday, 10am–6pm and Monday-Wednesday 5:30pm-7:30pm (June 6-August 31, 2016)  *FREE*
56th Street in Hudson River Park in Clinton
http://www.manhattancommunityboathouse.org/

Kayak Staten Island   through September 3, 2016  *FREE* Check Schedule for time
South Beach, Parking Lot #1, end of boardwalk and Fresh Kills Park
http://www.kayakstatenisland.org/?page_id=9

Kayaking at Pier 26    Weekends & Holidays: through October 10, 2016  9am to 5pm  *FREE*
Hudson River Park on the Westside Highway just north of N Moore St., Tribeca
http://www.downtownboathouse.org/calendar/

“Sail-Abration” Offshore Sailing School at Brookfield Place NY  http://www.offshoresailing.com/our-locations/new-york-harbor/

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NYC WALKING TOURS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND, 2016

*DISCOUNT* Chinatown and Little Italy Food Fest Walking Tour 
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*DISCOUNT* Best of Brooklyn: Sightseeing and Food Tasting Tour
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*DISCOUNT* Brooklyn Heights and Dumbo Walking Tour
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*DISCOUNT* Graffiti & Street Art Walking Tour of Brooklyn  
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*DISCOUNT* Urban Oyster Food and Beer Tours: Brewed in Brooklyn 
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*Free* Tours By Foot
http://www.freetoursbyfoot.com/new-york-tours/food-tours/

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NYC AMUSEMENT PARKS, MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2016

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Fantasy Shore Amusement Park
Seaview Avenue on Father Capodanno Boulevard in Ocean Breeze Staten Island
http://fantasyshorenyc.com/

Victorian Gardens Amusement Park   *Opening Weekend
Wollman/Trump Rink, Central Park
Enter Central Park from 59th Street and 6th Avenue and walk north.
http://www.victoriangardensnyc.com/index.asp

*DISCOUNT* Luna Park Coney Island
Luna Park at Coney Island, 1000 Surf Ave, Brooklyn
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Jane’s Carousel
Brooklyn Bridge Park, Dock St or Main St entrances
http://janescarousel.com/

The Kings County Fair   May 19-30, 2016
Aviator Sports, 3159 Flatbush Ave.
http://www.thekingscountyfair.com/

 

MORE THINGS TO DO IN MANHATTAN MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2016

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Today Show Toyota Concert Series: Dierks Bentley  May 27, 2016  Arrive by 6am
Rockefeller Center Plaza, 49th Street between 5th and 6th Ave
http://www.today.com/concertseries/citi-concert-series-today-summer-2016-lineup/solutions

Good Morning America Concert Series: Flo Rida  May 27, 2016  Arrive by 6am
Central Park, Rumsey Playfield, Fifth Avenue and 69th Street
http://abcnews.go.com/Press_Release/gmas-2016-summer-concert-series/story?id=39032670

Shakespeare in the Park: The Taming of the Shrew  May 27-29, 2016  Get on line early or register for the virtual lottery
Delacorte Theater, Central Park,  81st Street and Central Park West or 79th Street and Fifth Ave
http://publictheater.org/Tickets/Calendar/PlayDetailsCollection/SITP/thetamingoftheshrew/?SiteTheme=Shakespeare

Summer on the Hudson: Tai Chi at Soldier’s and Sailor’s Monument in Riverside Park   8am-9am   Sundays from May 1, 2016-August 14, 2016
89th St and Riverside Dr
http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/01/summer-on-the-hudson-tai-chi

World Trade Center Block Party   May 30, 2016  10am-6pm
Liberty Street from Broadway to Trinity Place

Smorgasburg Memorial Day Weekend Kickoff  May 27-30, 2016
South Street Seaport
http://www.southstreetseaport.com/events/

LES Theater for the New City Festival    May 27-29, 2016
155 First Ave at 10th St
http://theaterforthenewcity.net/les2016.html

Midtown West Spring Fair   May 28, 2016  10am-6pm
8th Avenue from 42nd Street to 50th Street

29th Annual Livable West Side Festival   May 29, 2016  10am-6pm
Broadway between 72nd Street and 86th Street

Lexington Avenue Spring Festival   May 29, 2016  10am-6pm
Lexington Avenue from 42nd Street to 57th Street

Craft Beer and Hot Dog Showdown  May 29, 2016  12pm-2pm
Stuyvesant Cove Park, Avenue C & 23rd St
http://www.eventbrite.com/e/craft-beer-and-hot-dog-showdown-copenhagen-street-dog-tickets-23640458247?aff=ebrowse

Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit   May 28-30, 2016  and June 4-5, 2016  12pm-6pm
Washington Square
http://www.wsoae.org/

Cookout NYC Cider, Beer & Food Party  May 28-29, 2016  12pm-9pm
Solar One, Stuyvesant Cove Park on East River in Manhattan-enter at 23rd St
http://cookoutnyc.com/memorialday/

World Stamp Show  May 28, 2016-June 4, 2016
Jacob Javits Center, 34th St and 12th Ave
http://www.ny2016.org/

6th Avenue Festival   May 29, 2016
6th Avenue, 14th-23rd Street

Loisaida Festival  May 29, 2016
Avenue C from 6th St to 12th St
http://www.loisaidafest.org/

Mah Jongg Marathon  May 30, 2016  3pm-7pm
Bryant Park, 42nd St between Fifth and Sixth Ave
http://www.bryantpark.org/plan-your-visit/calendar.html?date=2016-05-29

Annual Memorial Day Concert at St. John the Divine  May 30, 2016  8pm Ticket Distribution begins at 6pm *FREE*
The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam and 112th St
http://nyphil.org/concerts-tickets/1516/memorial-day

Memorial Day Glow in the Dark Fest   May 28, 2016  11pm-4am
Santos Party House, 96 Lafayette St between White and Walker St
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/memorial-day-weekend-glow-in-the-dark-fest-tickets-24407440311?aff=ebriterallynyc

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MORE THINGS TO DO IN BROOKLYN MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2016

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DanceAfrica 2016 Bazaar  May 28-30, 2016
BAM, Ashland Place and Lafayette Avenue
http://www.bam.org/neighborhood/2016/danceafrica-2016-bazaar

*Mr. Sunday Night Outdoor Dance Party  Every Weekend May 15-end of October
Nowadays, 56-06 Cooper Avenue near Wyckoff, Brooklyn
http://mistersaturdaynight.com/

Memorial Day in Prospect Park  May 30, 2016 12pm-5pm
At the Audubon Center, Lefferts Historic House and the 1912 Carousel
https://www.prospectpark.org/news-events/events/2016/5/30#memorial-day-prospect-park

 

MORE THINGS TO DO IN QUEENS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2016

Woodside Festival  May 28, 2016
Woodside Avenue, 63rd Street-Roosevelt Avenue, Queens

Oracabessa Caribbean Festival  May 30, 3016
Roy Wilkins Park, Merrick and Baisley Blvd, Queens
https://twitter.com/GroovinConcert

Astoria Festival   May 30, 2016
Broadway, Steinway- Crescent Street, Queens

*DISCOUNT* New York Mets vs Chicago White Sox  May 30-31, 2016
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Yoga in Socrates Sculpture Park
Saturdays May 7, 2016-September 24, 2016    9:30-10:30am and 11am-12pm
Sundays May 8, 2016-September 25, 2016   10am-11am
Socrates Sculpture Park, 32-01 Vernon Blvd and Broadway in Long Island City
http://socratessculpturepark.org/programevent/free-yoga/

 

MORE THINGS TO DO IN THE BRONX MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2016

Boogie on the Boulevard  May 29, 2016   12pm-4pm
Grand Concourse,  162nd Street, Bronx
http://www.bronxmuseum.org/events/boogie-on-the-boulevard_1

Orchard Beach Salsa   May 29, 2016-September 5, 2016
Orchard Beach, Section 4-5
http://www.salsanewyork.com/events/orchard-beach-salsa-sundays.htm

 

MORE THINGS TO DO IN STATEN ISLAND MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2016

35th Annual Staten Island Advance Memorial Day Four-Mile Run    May 30, 2016  9am
Father Capodanno Boulevard near the Dolphin Circle in South Beach, Staten Island
http://www.active.com/staten-island-ny/running/distance-running-races/staten-island-advance-memorial-day-four-mile-run-2016

Boardwalk Day Fireworks and Memorial Day Celebration on South Beach, Staten Island  May 30, 2016
Sand Lane and Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island
http://boardwalkdays.com/calendar

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