Experience the best events of NYC this weekend

Prepare yourself for a whirlwind, in the city that never sleeps! This weekend New York has a range of events that will cater to every taste and desire. From thrilling concerts and outdoor movie nights to festivals that transport you to places there’s something for everyone to enjoy. So grab your calendar. Get ready to be captivated by the energy of NYC. Whether you’re a sports fan, a lover of art and culture a music enthusiast or just looking for some relaxation we have handpicked a selection of events that will meet your needs. Without delay let’s explore the action packed and culturally rich events waiting for you in the Big Apple this weekend!

Dragon Fest:
Journey into the heart of Chinese culture at Dragon Fest, an immersive experience located below Union Square. Discover over 100 traditional Chinese delicacies, from delectable soup dumplings to the adventurous tofu. Engage in diverse activities and explore market vendors that showcase the richness of Chinese heritage at the largest celebration of Chinese culture. Learn more about Dragon Fest

US Open Fan Week and Main-Draw Play:
Immerse yourself in the world of tennis excitement at the US Open Fan Week. This week-long celebration features a variety of events, activities, and the thrilling Qualifying Tournament. And don’t miss out on the top-notch tennis action during the Main-Draw Play, which continues until September 10th. Get your tickets and experience the thrill firsthand. Visit the official US Open website

Dave Chappelle Live Performance:
Experience the unparalleled comedic brilliance of Dave Chappelle in a live performance that promises laughter on Friday, Aug. 25. Witness his unique take on various topics at the Madison Square Garden. Find more about Dave Chappelle’s performance

Chance the Rapper Live Performance:
Celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Chance the Rapper’s breakout album “Acid Rap” with a captivating live performance that showcases his musical prowess and engaging stage presence. Join the festivities at Barclay Center on Saturday, Aug. 26. Learn more about Chance the Rapper’s performance

Hip Hop Til Infinity:
Celebrate the monumental 50th anniversary of Hip Hop’s birth at the immersive Hip Hop Til Infinity exhibit in Hall des Lumières. Delve into the captivating journey of Hip Hop culture, from its origins in skate parks to its modern-day presence in the metaverse. Engage with state-of-the-art audio-visual technology that brings the history to life. Explore Hip Hop Til Infinity

Taylor Swift: Storyteller Exhibition:
Immerse yourself in the captivating world of global superstar Taylor Swift at the Storyteller Exhibition in the Museum of Arts and Design. Experience her evolution through her fashion, intricate jewelry, and iconic props. Projected music videos add an extra layer of magic to this immersive experience. Get tickets for the Taylor Swift Exhibition

Harry Potter: The Exhibition:
Embark on a magical journey to the Wizarding World at the enchanting Harry Potter: The Exhibition near Herald Square. Brew potions, gaze into the future, and engage in an array of spellbinding activities that capture the essence of the beloved series. Discover more about the Harry Potter Exhibition

Rooftop Cinema Club:
Elevate your movie night experience at the Rooftop Cinema Club in Midtown. Revel in the cinematic atmosphere while enjoying a curated selection of films such as, “Pride & Prejudice”, “Pretty Women”, and “Goodfellas.” Savor delectable pizza and wine as you bask under the stars. Book your rooftop movie experience

Van Gogh’s Cypresses Exhibition:
Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing works of Vincent van Gogh at Van Gogh’s Cypresses Exhibition in The Met. Admire his iconic portrayal of towering cypresses and gain insights into his artistic journey. This exhibition is a captivating exploration of one of the art world’s most renowned figures. Learn about Van Gogh’s Cypresses Exhibition

LIVE JAZZ at Dizzy’s Club:
Indulge in a night of world-class jazz at LIVE JAZZ at Dizzy’s Club. Immerse yourself in the enchanting performances of the Mathis Picard Trio and the soulful sounds of Claire Daly. Alongside the music, relish delectable cuisine and savor panoramic views of the city’s skyline. Experience live jazz at Dizzy’s Club

Color Factory:
Immerse yourself in an astonishing array of visual illusions and Instagram-worthy installations at Color Factory. Engage your senses and capture unforgettable moments as you navigate through this captivating exhibit. Prepare for a journey of wonder and creativity. Get tickets for Color Factory


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