It’s Latin American Week, a week of Latin American art auctions.

Mon, May 22

The American Ballet Theatre Gala is at the Metropolitan Opera in Lincoln Center at 6:30pm.

The U.S. premiere of Mexican classical music composer Mario Lavista’s Maithuna inspired by the Octavio Paz poem is at Americas Society in the Upper East Side at 7pm. $20

Two Mundos (Two Worlds), a show of new paintings, sculpture and furniture by celebrated Costa Rican artist Gabriela Valenzuela-Hirsch, opens with a reception at Regeneration Furniture in Hudson Square/SoHo from 7-10pm.

The New York Yankees play the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

Tue, May 23

Repertorio Español performs the classic Dominican drama En el Tiempo de las Mariposas at the Gramercy Arts Theatre in Kips Bay at 11am.

Cuban rumbero Pedrito Martinez plays Subrosa in the Meatpacking District at 7 & 9pm. No Cover

The New York Yankees play the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

The New York Mets play the San Diego Padres at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

Wed, May 24

Celebrate the Ecuadorian holiday of The Battle of Pichincha in 1822 which led to the independence of Quito from Spain.

Repertorio Español performs the new Dominican drama En el Nombre del Salóme at the Gramercy Arts Theatre in Kips Bay at 11am.

Phillips’ Latin American art auction is at its Midtown East headquarters at 2pm.

The New York Yankees play the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

The New York Mets play the San Diego Padres at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

Christie’s Spring Latin American Art Evening Auction is in Rockefeller Center at 5pm.

Thu, May 25

Celebrate the Christian Feast of the Ascension.

Celebrate the May Revolution (Día de la Revolución de Mayo), that launched  the Argentine War of Independence, the first successful revolution in the Spanish American Wars of Independence in 1810.

Repertorio Español performs the classic Spanish drama La Casa de Bernarda Alba at the Gramercy Arts Theatre in Kips Bay at 11am.

The New York Salsa and Bachata Festival opens at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel. The party goes all Memorial Weekend long.

Christie’s Latin American Art day auction is in Rockefeller Center at at 12 noon.

The New York Yankees play the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium at 1:05pm.

Lehmann Maupin Downtown opens its summer group show From a whisper to a scream, including work by Cuban-American artist Teresita Fernández, with a reception at 6pm. Through September 1.

Sotheby’s Latin American Modern Art auction in the Upper East Side is at 6pm. The sale is followed by Sotheby’s Latin American Contemporary Art auction at 7pm.

The New York Mets play the San Diego Padres at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

Argentine Tango Jazz bassist and composer Pedro Giraudo brings his Tango Quartet to Barbès in Park Slope, Brooklyn, at 8pm.

Silvana Brizuela-Weigel & Jose Rojas perform at the Argentine Tango La Nacional milonga at La Nacional in Chelsea from 9:30pm – 2am.

Fri, May 26

Celebrate the start of Memorial Day Weekend.

Celebrate the start of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month.

LAST CHANCE to see Constellations, an exhibition of American sculptor Alexander Calder and Spanish artist Joan Miró at Acquavella Galleries in the Upper East Side.

LAST CHANCE to see Without Sound, an exhibition of Italian-American artist Allan D’Arcangelo at Garth Greenan Gallery in Chelsea.

Repertorio Español performs the Spanish drama El Quijote at the Gramercy Arts Theatre in Kips Bay at 11am.

Two-piano, two-percussion quartet Yarn/Wire plays music by living Colombian composers at Americas Society in the Upper East Side at 7pm. $20

The New York Yankees play the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

Repertorio Español opens Ricardo Talesnik’s Argentine comedy La Fiaca at the Gramercy Arts Theatre in Kips Bay at 8pm.

Sat, May 27

Celebrate Bolivian Mother’s Day.

LAST CHANCE to see Playing Fields, an exhibition of French-Canadian artist Dominique Paul at Miyako Yoshinaga gallery in Chelsea.

LAST CHANCE to see Swell, a theatrical installation by New York-based Italian artist Francesco Simeti at Open Source Gallery in Greenwood, Brooklyn.

LAST CHANCE to see Endurance, an exhibition of video works by Janet Biggs and Guatemalan performance artist Regina José Galindo at Cristin Tierney in Chelsea.

The New York Yankees play the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium at 1:05pm.

Watch FC Barcelona vs Deportivo Alavés play the Spanish Copa del Rey final at 3:30pm.

The New York Red Bulls play Major League Soccer against the New England Revolution at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey (Newark) at 7:30pm.

Repertorio Español performs Ricardo Talesnik’s Argentine comedy La Fiaca at the Gramercy Arts Theatre in Kips Bay at 8pm.

The NYC All Night Milonga is at Stepping Out Studios in NoMad from 10pm to 4am.

Cuban Salseros Gerardo Contino y Los Habaneros play “Habana Nights” at Subrosa in the Meatpacking District at 11pm. No cover

Sun, May 28

Celebrate Dominican and French Mother’s Day (last Sunday in May).

The year’s first Manhattanhenge, when the sunset lines up with the street grid, is around May 28.

LAST CHANCE to see Incandescent Chromophilia, an exhibition of French artist Ron Agam and Italian artist Marco Casentini at GR gallery in the Lower East Side.

The New York Yankees play the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium at 1:05pm.

The New York City Ballet’s Spring 2017 season closes with Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center, at 3pm.

Repertorio Español performs Ricardo Talesnik’s Argentine comedy La Fiaca at the Gramercy Arts Theatre in Kips Bay at 3pm.

Cuban multi-Grammy® winners Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra play their weekly Sunday gig at Birdland in Hell’s Kitchen at 9 & 11pm.