East Harlem “El Barrio”

El Museo del Barrio, Caribbean Culture Center, Africa Center, 116th St Festival, Three Kings Day Parade

Salsa Saturdays

Saturday, May 23, 2020
Summer Saturdays
La Marqueta
NYC’s version of dancing salsa at La Placita in Santurce, Puerto Rico. FREE

El Museo del Barrio

EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ Puerto Rican, Caribbean and Latin American art museum, and community center

Africa Center

Closed Mondays
EAST HARLEM ~ A center for dialogue on policy, business and the culture of Africa and the African diaspora

El Barrio Artspace PS109

EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ An old public school converted into artist housing and an arts center

AfriBembé Festival in El Barrio East Harlem

Sunday, August 18, 2019
EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ The Caribbean Cultural Center hosts a Pan-African cultural festival and street fair around East Harlem Art Park on 120th St between Lexington and Third Ave

Carnaval del Barrio brings Aguadilla, Puerto Rico to 116th St

Fri-Sun, August 2-4, 2019
EL BARRIO, EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ A fun family street fair on 116th St with live music inspired by Las Fiestas Patronales of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico

116th Street Festival 2019 is a Puerto Rican party!

Sat, Jun 8, 2019
Puerto Rican street fair
EL BARRIO EAST HARLEM ~ The Northeast’s biggest street fair is a Puerto Rican party

El Museo Three Kings Day Parade 2019

106th & LEXINGTON TO 115th & PARK & EL MUSEO, Fri, Jan 4, 2019 ~ Breakfast, Parade and a Celebration at the Museum. The faces of children holding the gift the Three Kings gave them is the best image of Christmas in New York.
# puerto rican christmas parade

116th Street Festival 2018 is a Puerto Rican Party!

Third Avenue
106th St to 122nd St
East Harlem, Manhattan
Saturday, June 9, 2018

Diana Ayala is a Puerto Rican New York City Council member

DISTRICT 8: El Barrio/East Harlem, Mott Haven, Highbridge, Concourse, Longwood, & Port Morris
Elected 2017
Next Election 2021

Tito Puente Way in East Harlem "El Barrio" (Bigapplestock/Dreamstime)

Tito Puente Way in East Harlem “El Barrio” (Bigapplestock/Dreamstime)

the bronx
harlem | east harlem
central park | east harlem
upper east side