Things to do in NYC January 2018

Things to do in NYC in January include Three Kings Day, APAP NYC showcases, Martin Luther King Day, Masters Week and New York Antiques Week.

60th Grammys 2018 return to Madison Square Garden

Madison Square Garden
Sunday, January 28, 2018

New York Jewish Film Festival 2018

Film Society of Lincoln Center
January 10-23, 2018

Winter Antiques Show is America’s premiere antiques show

Park Avenue Armory
643 Park Avenue
Upper East Side
January 19-28, 2018

Under the Radar Festival

Antigonón, un Contigente Épico
January 2018

APAP NYC Association of Performing Arts Presenters

Conference with music showcases all over town
January 12-16, 2018

Three King’s Day Teatro SEA

Meet Los Tres Reyes for a free gift
107 Suffolk St #202
Lower East Side
Saturday, January 18, 2018

Broadway Week Winter 2018 offers 2-for-1 tickets to select Broadway shows

January – February 2018
2017 tickets went on sale January 5

Winter JazzFest 2018 Jazz marathon

Greenwich Village Nightclubs
January 5-10, 2018

Miss Universe 2017

Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere of France gives up her crown January 2018

Neighboring Scenes 2018 contemporary Latin American cinema showcase

Film Society of Lincoln Center
January 2018 TBD

Three Kings Day Parade El Museo del Barrio

Live camels and giant puppets
East Harlem
Saturday, January 6, 2018

NYC Restaurant Week 2017 Summer

July 24 – August 18, 2017
Reservations are open

Three Kings Day (Dia de Los Reyes) on January 6 is the Hispanic Christmas

Gift-giving day
Saturday, January 6, 2018


January 2018 Calendar



Monday, January 1

January 1 is New Year’s Day.

January 1 is the Christian Feast of Mary.

January 1 is the first day to send Easter Mass ticket requests to St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Midtown.


Tuesday, January 2


Wednesday, January 3


Thursday, January 4

Under the Radar Festival of experimental theater at the Public Theater in the East Village was January 4-15, 2017.


Friday, January 5

NYC Broadway Week tickets went on sale January 5, 2017.

25th PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Season 2018 opens at Madison Square Garden January 5-7, 2018.


Saturday, January 6

January 6 is Three Kings Day or the Christian Feast of the Epiphany.

El Museo del Barrio’s annual Three Kings Day Parade in East Harlem is January 6.

Teatro SEA’s Three Kings Day Celebration in the Lower East Side is January 6.


Sunday, January 7

Celebrate the birthday of Argentine Tango pianist, composer, and bandleader Carlos di Sarli in Bahia Blanca, Argentina on January 7, 1903.

LAST CHANCE to see Venezuelan-American artist Alex Da Corte ‘Harvest Moon at the New Museum 231 Bowery storefront in the Lower East Side.

LAST CHANCE to see Leonardo to Matisse: master drawings from the Robert Lehman collection at the Met Fifth Avenue, 10am – 5:30pm. 

The 75th Golden Globe Awards are on NBC Sunday, January 7, 2018 from 8-11pm.



Monday, January 8

Celebrate the birthday of fashion designer Carolina Herrera who was born in Caracas, Venezuela on January 8, 1939.

SEASON PREMIERE of Mascagni and Leoncavallo’s pair of Italian operas Cavalleria Rusticana & Pagliacci at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. Occasional performances through February 1, 2018. From $25

An exhibition of Spanish medical illustrator Santiago Ramón y Cajal The Beautiful Brain opens at Grey Art Gallery at New York University in Greenwich Village with a reception at 6 pm. Through March 31, 2018.


Tuesday, January 9


Wednesday, January 10

New York Jewish Film Festival by the Jewish Museum and Film Society of Lincoln Center is January 10-23, 2018.

Winter JazzFest 2018  in Greenwich Village and the East Village is January 10-17, 2018.


Thursday, January 11

LAST CHANCE to see Franz Lehár’s English opera The Merry Widow at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. From $25

Cuban percussionist and singer Pedrito Martinez plays a duo with Cuban pianist Alfredo Rodríguez at Jazz at Lincoln Center.


Friday, January 12

It’s Martin Luther King Weekend!

APAP NYC, the national artist booking convention, is January 12-16, 2018.

Cuban percussionist and singer Pedrito Martinez plays a duo with Cuban pianist Alfredo Rodríguez at Jazz at Lincoln Center.

Buika, the Spanish Queen of Flamenco Soul, plays a Winter JazzFest concert at The Town Hall in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 pm. $40 – $70


Saturday, January 13

The Miss New York USA and Miss New York Teen USA beauty pageants were January 13-15, 2017 at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel in West Harrison, NY.

Cuban percussionist and singer Pedrito Martinez plays Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola at Jazz at Lincoln Center in Lincoln Square, Manhattan.


Sunday, January 14

globalFEST world music festival is at Webster Hall in Greenwich Village, January 14, 2018.

Cuban percussionist and singer Pedrito Martinez plays Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola at Jazz at Lincoln Center in Lincoln Square, Manhattan.



Monday, January 15

Celebrate Martin Luther King Day, the birthday of American civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Atlanta, Georgia on January 15, 1929.

LAST CHANCE to see Rodin at the Met, an exhibition of works by the French sculptor, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in the Upper East Side from 10 am-5:30 pm.


Tuesday, January 16

OPENING NIGHT at the Metropolitan Opera for the Season Premiere of Donizetti’s Italian opera L’Elisir d’Amore at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. Occasional performances through February 17, 2018. From $25


Wednesday, January 17

NYC Broadway Week was January 17 – February 5, 2017.

Colombian Pop superstar Shakira brings her El Dorado World Tour to Madison Square Garden in Chelsea at 7:30pm.


Thursday, January 18

The Outsider Art Fair New York 2017 is at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea, Manhattan through Sunday.


Friday, January 19

The Winter Antiques Show at the Park Avenue Armory in the Upper East Side is January 19-28, 2018.

LAST CHANCE to see Mozart’s Italian opera Le Nozze di Figaro at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. From $25


Saturday, January 20

The Master Drawings New York art fair is at Upper East Side galleries January 20-27, 2018.


Sunday, January 21

January 21 – February 27 is New York’s Dominican Heritage Month. ¡Quisqueya!

Legendary tenor Plácido Domingo was born in Madrid, Spain on January 21, 1941.



It’s Masters Week and New York Antiques Week.


Monday, January 22

OPENING NIGHT for the Season Premiere of Verdi’s Italian opera Il Trovatore at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. Occasional performances through February 15, 2018. From $25


Tuesday, January 23

NYC Restaurant Week was January 23 – February 10, 2017.

Nominations for the 90th Academy Awards 2018 will be announced.

New York City Ballet’s Winter 2018 season opens at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center with an All Balanchine No. 1 program at 7:30 pm. The season runs through March 4.


Wednesday, January 24


Thursday, January 25

Sotheby’s Master Paintings & Sculpture Evening Sale was January 25, 2017.


Friday, January 26

The Neighboring Scenes contemporary Latin American film festival at Film Society of Lincoln Center was January 26-31, 2017.

Latin Jazz legend Eddie Palmieri plays the Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey at 8pm.


Saturday, January 27

January 27 is Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Venice Carnival is January 27 – February 3, 2018.


Sunday, January 28

Carnival season starts on the Septuagesima, January 28, 2018.

Miss Universe 2016 was broadcast live from Manila, Philippines on Fox on Sunday, January 29, 2017.

The 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards are broadcast live on TNT and TBS January 21, 2018 at 8pm.

Grammy Awards are broadcast on CBS January 28, 2018.

 



Monday, January 29


Tuesday, January 30

New York Fashion Week Men’s was January 30-February 2, 2017.


Wednesday, January 31

Dominican Day Parade college scholarship applications were due January 31, 2017.

February calendar


 January Events



John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons moves to Broadway’s Studio 54

Studio 54
254 West 54th Street
near Eighth Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Previews Thursday, October 19, 2017
Opens Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Closes Sunday, February 4, 2018

Sculpture of Uruguayan artist Gonzalo Fonseca

Noguchi Museum
9-01 33rd Road
at Vernon Blvd
Long Island City, Queens
Wednesday, October 25 – February 12, 2018

Angel Otero ‘Elegies’

Bronx Museum of the Arts
1040 Grand Concourse
at 165th St, The Bronx
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 – April 29, 2018

François Morellet a systematic French approach to geometrical abstraction

Dia:Beacon upstate
Dia:Chelsea
535 West 22nd St
Chelsea, Manhattan
Saturday, October 28, 2017 – June 2, 2018

New York Philharmonic Bernstein and Don Quixote

David Geffen Hall
Lincoln Center
Thursday & Saturday
November 9 & 11, 2017

Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer

Italian Renaissance
Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave, Upper East Side
November 13, 2017 – February 12, 2018

“Hamilton” is the most influential Broadway show of our generation

New York Puerto Rican writer
Richard Rodgers Theatre
226 W 46th St, Times Square
Tuesday-Sunday 2017

Isabel Leonard to sing Cherubino in Met Opera’s ‘Le Nozze di Figaro’

Grammy-winning Argentine-American mezzo-soprano
Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
December 2017
January 2018

90th Academy Awards 2018 Oscars will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel

Nominations
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Awards
Dolby Theatre, Hollywood
Sunday, March 4, 2018

Shakira brings her El Dorado World Tour to Madison Square Garden

Colombian Pop
Madison Square Garden
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Buika is the Queen of Flamenco soul

The Town Hall
123 West 43rd St
between Sixth & Seventh Ave
Friday, January 12, 2018

Leonardo to Matisse master drawings from the Robert Lehman collection

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue
Upper East Side, Manhattan
October 4, 2017 – January 7, 2018

Alex Da Corte puts a Harvest Moon in New Museum window

New Museum
231 Bowery at Prince St
Lower East Side
September 27, 2017 – January 7, 2018

Malpaso is Cuban contemporary dance

Joyce Theater
175 Eighth Avenue
Chelsea
Wednesday-Sunday
January 17 – 21, 2018

Arte de La Borinqueña is an exhibition about the Puerto Rican superhero

Casita Maria Gallery
928 Simpson St, 6th Floor
at 163rd St
Hunts Point, The Bronx
Monday – Friday
October 4, 2017 – January 6, 2018

25th PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Season 2018

Madison Square Garden
Chelsea, Manhattan
January 5-7, 2018

Golden Globes by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association

January 7, 2018

Rodin at the Met captures feelings in clay

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave, Upper East Side
September 16, 2017 – January 15, 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King Day honors the American civil rights leader

American civil rights leader was born January 15, 1929.
Monday, January 15, 2018

‘Modigliani Unmasked’ explores questions of identity

The Jewish Museum
1109 Fifth Ave & 92nd St
Upper East Side
September 15, 2017 – February 4, 2018

Socrates Annual 2017 has work by Ecuadorian New Yorker Ronny Quevedo

Socrates Sculpture Park
32-01 Vernon Blvd
Long Island City, Queens
October 1, 2017 – March 11, 2018

Webster Hall is a popular nightclub in the East Village

Nightclub
125 East 11th St
East Village
GlobalFEST
Sunday, January 14, 2018

New York City Ballet Winter 2017

David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Tuesday-Sunday
January 17 – February 26, 2017

Sotheby’s Master Paintings & Sculpture Evening Sale

Highlights of the January 2017 auction include a unique Velázquez bodegón and an El Greco Wed, Jan 25, 2017. On view Jan 20-Jan 25.

Titanosaur

This 122-foot-long dinosaur skeleton from Patagonia, Argentina is so big, the head pokes through the door of the hall. American Museum of Natural History through Jan 1, 2020


February calendar


 


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