July 2018 things to do in NYC

Things to do in NYC in July include NYC Restaurant Week, Celebrate Brooklyn, SummerStage, Lincoln Center Out of Doors, and Lincoln Center Festival.

SummerStage 2018 FREE concerts in NYC parks

JUNE – SEPTEMBER
Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series
Monday, June 11, 2018

World Cup 2018

Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, France, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Spain, Uruguay.
WORLD CUP
June 14 – July 15, 2018
GROUP STAGE
Daily, June 14 – 28, 2018

Midsummer Night Swing 2018 big band Salsa & Tango dancing outdoors

Dancing to live orchestras outdoors on a sprung-wood floor.
Damrosch Park Lincoln Center
Tuesday – Saturday
June 26 – July 14, 2018
Joe Quijano y Su Conjunto Cachana (Salsa)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2018 free music, dance and spoken word

Damrosch Park & Hearst Plaza
Lincoln Center
July 25 – August 12, 2018

Celebrate Peruvian Independence Day

July 28, 1824
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Dominican Film Festival in New York 2017

United Palace
Washington Heights
and other venues
July 25-30, 2017


July 2018 Calendar



The 2018 G20 Summit is in Buenos Aires, Argentina in July.


Sunday, July 1

World Cup 2018 Round of 16

  • B1 vs A2 at 10 am ET
  • D1 vs C2 at 2 pm ET

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga on Pier 45 (West 10th St) in Manhattan’s West Village in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com.



This week is part of the Independence Day Congressional State Work Period, Monday – Friday, July 2- 6. Take this opportunity to tell the politicians who represent you what you think is important at a Town Hall in your region.

Monday, July 2

World Cup 2018 Round of 16

  • E1 vs F2 at 10 am ET
  • G1 vs H2 at 2 pm ET

Tuesday, July 3

World Cup 2018 Round of 16

  • F1 vs E2 at 10 am ET
  • H1 vs G2 at 2 pm ET

Obsession Nudes by Klimt, Schiele, and Picasso opens at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan’s Upper East Side from 10 am – 5:30 pm. The exhibition is on view daily through October 7. $25


Wednesday, July 4

Celebrate United States Independence Day from Great Britain in 1776.

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga on Pier 45 (West 10th St) in Manhattan’s West Village in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com.


Thursday, July 5

Celebrate Venezuelan Independence Day from Spain in 1811.

Celebrate the birthday of the bikini in Paris in 1946.

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga at Long Island City Landing in Long Island City, Queens in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com. Take the East River ferry to Hunters Point South from East 34th St, Wall St, or Brooklyn ferry stops. $10 suggested donation.

Dance Argentine Tango at Tango La Nacional at La Nacional in Chelsea, Manhattan. Beginner lesson at 7 pm. (Mention New York Latin Culture Magazine to Juan Pablo for something special). Intermediate lesson at 8 pm. Dancing from 9:30 pm – 2 am. $15


Friday, July 6

Hip-Hop took off in The Bronx after the New York City Blackout on July 6, 1977.

World Cup 2018 Quarter Finals

  • A1 – B2 vs C1 – D2 at 10 am ET
  • E1 – F2 vs G1 – H2 at 2 pm ET

Dance Argentine Tango at Milonga on the Hudson at the Hudson Dance Studio in Edgewater, New Jersey from 9:30 pm – 12 midnight. Mention XIMENA’S LIST. $15


Saturday, July 7

July 7 is World Chocolate Day. Chocolate is originally from Mexico and Guatemala.

The 2018 Tour de France is July 7 – 29.

The 2017 Afro-Latino Festival of New York was Friday-Saturday, July 7-8, 2017.

World Cup 2018 Quarter Finals

  • F1 – E2 vs H1 – G2 at 10 am ET
  • B1 – A2 vs D1 – C2 at 2 pm ET

Do the Central Park Tango around the Shakespeare Statue at the south end of The Mall in Central Park from 6 – 9:15 pm. $10 suggested donation.


Sunday, July 8

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga on Pier 45 (West 10th St) in Manhattan’s West Village in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com.

NYCFC plays the New York Derby against the New York Red Bulls at Yankee Stadium in Concourse, The Bronx at 7 pm. From $30

The 2017 Colombian Flower Parade in Jackson Heights, Queens, was Sunday, July 9, 2017.



Monday, July 9

Celebrate the feast of La Virgen de Chiquinquirá, the patron saint of Colombia.

Celebrate Argentine Independence Day from Spain on July 9, 1816.

2017 NYC Restaurant Week Summer reservations opened on Monday, July 10, 2017.


Tuesday, July 10

Celebrate the birthday of Colombian-American actress Sofía Vergara in Barranquilla, Colombia in 1972.

The 2017 Lincoln Center Festival was July 10-30, 2017.

The World Cup 2018 Semi Finals are Winner Quarter Final 1 vs Winner Quarter Final 2 at 2 pm ET.


Wednesday, July 11

Celebrate National Mojito Day with Cuban rum!

Celebrate the birthday of Argentine Tango composer Aníbal Troilo in Buenos Aires in 1914.

The 2017 Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park continued from July 11 – August 18, 2017.

The 2017 LAMC Latin Alternative Music Conference was at the Stewart Hotel and multiple venues Wednesday-Saturday, July 12-15, 2017.

The World Cup 2018 Semi Finals areWinner Quarter Final 3 vs Winner Quarter Final 4 at 2 pm ET.

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga on Pier 45 (West 10th St) in Manhattan’s West Village in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com.

NYCFC plays Major League Soccer against the Montreal Impact at Yankee Stadium in Concourse, The Bronx at 7 pm. From $30


Thursday, July 12

Celebrate the birthday of Bayern Münich soccer star James Rodriguez in Cúcuta, Colombia on July 12, 1991.

2017 Bessies, NY Dance and Performance Awards, nominees were announced on Wednesday, July 12, 2017.

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga at Long Island City Landing in Long Island City, Queens in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com. Take the East River ferry to Hunters Point South from East 34th St, Wall St, or Brooklyn ferry stops. $10 suggested donation.

Dance Argentine Tango at Tango La Nacional at La Nacional in Chelsea, Manhattan. Beginner lesson at 7 pm. (Mention New York Latin Culture Magazine to Juan Pablo for something special). Intermediate lesson at 8 pm. Dancing from 9:30 pm – 2 am. $15


Friday, July 13


Saturday, July 14

Celebrate Bastille Day, the French national day when the Bastille prison was taken over in 1790.

Do the Central Park Tango around the Shakespeare Statue at the south end of The Mall in Central Park from 6 – 9:15 pm. $10 suggested donation.

NYCFC plays Major League soccer against the Columbus Crew at Yankee Stadium in Concourse, The Bronx at 7 pm. From $30

The World Cup 2018 third-place playoff is Loser Semi Final 1 vs Loser Semi Final 2 at 9 am ET.

Dance Argentine Tango at the NYC All Night Milonga at Stepping Out Studios in NoMad, Manhattan. Beginner and Intermediate lessons at 9 pm. Dancing from 10 pm – 5 am. $18


Sunday, July 15

The World Cup 2018 final is at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow at 11 am ET.

Repertorio Español presents new Cuban drama Exquisita Agonía at its theater in Kips Bay, Manhattan at 3 pm. $17 – $72

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga on Pier 45 (West 10th St) in Manhattan’s West Village in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com.



Monday, July 16

The 2017 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival in Becket, Massachusetts (3.5 hours by car) was Monday – Sunday, June 17 – August 27, 2017.


Tuesday, July 17

The 2017 Jazz in July festival at the 92nd Street Y was Tuesday-Thursday, July 18-27, 2017.

Devotion to Drawing: The Karen B. Cohen Collection of Eugène Delacroix opens at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan’s Upper East Side from 10 am – 5:30 pm. The exhibition is on view daily through November 12. $25


Wednesday, July 18

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga on Pier 45 (West 10th St) in Manhattan’s West Village in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com.


Thursday, July 19

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga at Long Island City Landing in Long Island City, Queens in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com. Take the East River ferry to Hunters Point South from East 34th St, Wall St, or Brooklyn ferry stops. $10 suggested donation.

Dance Argentine Tango at Tango La Nacional at La Nacional in Chelsea, Manhattan. Beginner lesson at 7 pm. (Mention New York Latin Culture Magazine to Juan Pablo for something special). Intermediate lesson at 8 pm. Dancing from 9:30 pm – 2 am. $15


Friday, July 20

Celebrate Colombian Independence Day from Spain in 1810.

The 46th Dance on Camera Festival is at Film Society of Lincoln Center July 20 – 24, 2018.

Argentine Rock legend Fito Paez plays Sony Hall in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 pm. From $79

Dance Argentine Tango at Milonga on the Hudson at the Hudson Dance Studio in Edgewater, New Jersey from 9:30 pm – 12 midnight. Mention XIMENA’S LIST. $15


Saturday, July 21

Celebrate the start of Tish’a B’Av 2018, the Jewish fast that commemorates the destruction of the First and Second Temples.

Do the Central Park Tango around the Shakespeare Statue at the south end of The Mall in Central Park from 6 – 9:15 pm. $10 suggested donation.

Repertorio Español presents new Cuban drama Exquisita Agonía at its theater in Kips Bay, Manhattan at 8 pm. $17 – $72


Sunday, July 22

Celebrate the birthday of Mexican-American pop star Selena Gomez in Grand Prairie, Texas in 1992.

LAST CHANCE to see Painted in Mexico, 1700 – 1790: Pinxit Mexici at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan’s Upper East Side from 10 am – 5:30 pm. $25

LAST CHANCE to see the exhibition Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960 – 1985 at The Brooklyn Museum in Prospect Park from 11 am – 6 pm.

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga on Pier 45 (West 10th St) in Manhattan’s West Village in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com.



Monday, July 23


Tuesday, July 24

Celebrate National Tequila Day with Mexican tequila!

Celebrate the birthday of Simón Bolívar, “El Libertador” (The Liberator), in Caracas, Venezuela in 1783. Bolívar is one of the founding fathers of Venezuela, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Panama.

Celebrate the birthday of Puerto Rican-American singer and actress Jennifer Lopez in Castle Hill, The Bronx in 1969.

The 2017 Dominican Film Festival New York was Tuesday-Sunday, July 25-30, 2017.

The Lincoln Center Out of Doors festival runs through August 12.


Wednesday, July 25

NYC Restaurant Week Summer 2017 was July 24 – August 18, 2017.

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga on Pier 45 (West 10th St) in Manhattan’s West Village in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com.


Thursday, July 26

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga at Long Island City Landing in Long Island City, Queens in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com. Take the East River ferry to Hunters Point South from East 34th St, Wall St, or Brooklyn ferry stops. $10 suggested donation.

Dance Argentine Tango at Tango La Nacional at La Nacional in Chelsea, Manhattan. Beginner lesson at 7 pm. (Mention New York Latin Culture Magazine to Juan Pablo for something special). Intermediate lesson at 8 pm. Dancing from 9:30 pm – 2 am. $15


Friday, July 27

LAST CHANCE to see the Brazilian modern and contemporary art collection, A Luta Continua. The Sylvio Perlstein Collection at Hauser & Wirth New York in Chelsea, Manhattan from 10 am – 6 pm.

LAST CHANCE to see the exhibition of influential Uruguayan modern artist Carmelo Arden Quin: Invention at Leon Tovar Gallery in Chelsea, Manhattan from 10 am – 6 pm.

Repertorio Español presents new Cuban drama Exquisita Agonía at its theater in Kips Bay, Manhattan at 8 pm. $17 – $72


Saturday, July 28

Celebrate Peruvian Independence Day from Spain in 1821.

The exhibition Taíno: Native Heritage and Identity in the Caribbean opens at the National Museum of the American Indian in Manhattan’s Financial District from 10 am – 5pm. The exhibition is on view daily through October 2019. Free

Watch Benfica vs Juventus play an International Champions Cup exhibition at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey at 1 pm.

Do the Central Park Tango around the Shakespeare Statue at the south end of The Mall in Central Park from 6 – 9:15 pm. $10 suggested donation.

Colombian Vallenato star Silvestre Dangond brings his Caliente Tour to The Theater at Madison Square Garden at 8 pm. From $66

Dance Argentine Tango at the NYC All Night Milonga at Stepping Out Studios in NoMad, Manhattan. Beginner and Intermediate lessons at 9 pm. Dancing from 10 pm – 5 am. $18


Sunday, July 29

The 2017 Bronx Dominican Parade (Gran Parada Dominicana del Bronx) was Sunday, July 30, 2017.

Dance Argentine Tango at the VolvoTango outdoor milonga on Pier 45 (West 10th St) in Manhattan’s West Village in the late afternoon. Confirm the time at volvotango.com.

New York City Opera performs excerpts from Bizet’s French opera Carmen in Bryant Park in Midtown, Manhattan from 6:30  – 7:30 pm. FREE



Monday, July 30


Tuesday, July 31

August calendar


 July 2018 Events



New York Yankees vs Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium

Yankee Stadium
Concourse, The Bronx
MARCH – SEPTEMBER
Yankees vs Oakland Athletics
Friday – Sunday
May 25 – 27, 2018

Speak to your members of Congress at a local Town Hall Meeting

Memorial Day State Work Period
Monday – Friday
May 28 – June 1, 2018

VolvoTango is an outdoor milonga on city piers with stunning river views

APRIL – NOVEMBER & warm days
Wednesdays & Sundays at Pier 45, West Village
Thursdays at Long Island City Landing, Queens
Sunday, May 27, 2018

Tango La Nacional is NYC’s most traditional Argentine milonga

It’s the center of NYC’s Tango community. All the organizers dance there.
La Nacional
Chelsea, Manhattan
THURSDAYS
Thursday, May 24, 2018

New York Mets vs Miami Marlins at Citi Field ~ New York Latin Culture Mag

Citi Field Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, Queens
MARCH – SEPTEMBER
Mets vs Chicago Cubs
Thursday, May 31, 2018

‘Exquisita Agonía’ new Cuban drama at Repertorio Español

A love story about a middle-aged woman’s obsessive quest to find love in a young man who is transformed by the gift of life when he receives a new heart.
Repertorio Español
Kips Bay, Manhattan
DAILY through
Thursday, May 31, 2018

‘El coronel no tiene quien le escriba’ Colombian drama at Repertorio

Classic Gabriel García Márquez story about how history repeats itself.
Repertorio Español
Kips Bay, Manhattan
Friday, June 1, 2018

Central Park Tango is a romantic way to spend a Summer Saturday evening

Saturdays, June – September
Shakespeare Statue
SEASON OPENER
Saturday, June 2, 2018

New York vs Seattle Sounders Major League Soccer at Red Bull Arena

Watch with the Empire Supporters Club, Viking Army, or Garden State Ultras supporters clubs.
New York vs Seattle Sounders
Red Bull Arena
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

‘Once on This Island’ at Circle in the Square, a Broadway musical about love

A Caribbean version of ‘The Little Mermaid’ wins hearts.
Circle in the Square Theatre
Times Square Theater District
Through December 31, 2018

‘Hamilton’ is the most influential Broadway show of our generation

The playwright is a Puerto Rican New Yorker.
Richard Rodgers Theatre
226 West 46th St
between Seventh & Eighth Ave
Times Square / Theater District
Dark Mondays
Open-ended run

Milonga on the Hudson has a big open dance floor for Argentine Tango

Hudson Dance Studio
2nd & 4th Friday
Edgewater, New Jersey
Friday, May 25, 2018

105th Tour de France 2018

Noirmoutier-en-l’Île to Paris
July 7 – 29, 2018

Celebrate Argentine Independence Day

July 9, 1816
Monday, July 9, 2018

La Virgen de Chiquinquirá is the patron saint of Colombia

She is in the Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary of Chiquinquirá, in Boyaca, Colombia. Her feast is July 9.
Monday, July 9, 2018

Celebrate Bastille Day, the French national day

The storming of the Bastille fortress launched the French Revolution on July 14, 1789.
Saturday, July 14, 2018

Painted in Mexico, 1700 – 1790: Pinxit Mexici Metropolitan Museum of Art

In the 1700s painters in New Spain created their own art.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Daily April 24 – July 22, 2018

‘Like Life Sculpture, Color, and the Body’ at The Met Breuer

Upper East Side, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
March 21 – July 22, 2018

‘Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960 – 1985’ at the Brooklyn Museum

Argentine, Brazilian, Chilean, Costa Rican, Cuban, Guatemalan, Mexican, Panamanian, Paraguayan, Peruvian, Puerto Rican & Uruguayan artists.
Brooklyn Museum
Prospect Park, Brooklyn
Wednesday – Sunday
April 13 – July 22, 2018

Dance on Camera Festival 2018 is the world’s oldest dance film festival

Film Society of Lincoln Center
Lincoln Square, Manhattan
July 20 – 24, 2018

Celebrate Colombian Independence Day

Colombian Independence Day Parade
Northern Boulevard (69th and 86th Streets)
Jackson Heights, Queens
Sunday, July 23, 2017

Carmelo Arden Quin : Invention ~ Uruguayan modern art at Leon Tovar Gallery

Influential modern artist and co-founder of the Grupo Madí.
Leon Tovar Gallery
Chelsea, Manhattan
Monday – Friday
OPENING RECEPTION
April 26 – July 27, 2018

‘A Luta Continua. The Sylvio Perlstein Collection’ at Hauser & Wirth

This Brazilian collection is a like a good museum of modern, post-war and contemporary art.
MUST SEE
Hauser & Wirth
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
April 26 – July 27, 2018

‘La Frontera Encounters Along the Border’ crosses over the MAD Museum

A meditation of thoughtful jewelry inspired by the hope and pain spread along the 2,000 mile-long Mexican – American border.
Museum of Arts and Design
Midtown, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
March 1 – September 23, 2018

Heavenly Bodies Fashion and the Catholic Imagination

The Costume Institute creates a pilgrimage that explores the influence of Roman Catholic imagery on fashion designers.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Met Cloisters
Washington Heights / Inwood, Manhattan
Daily
May 10 – October 8, 2018

Cerámica de los Ancestros: Central America’s Past Revealed

Central American artifacts
National Museum of the American Indian
1 Bowling Green
Financial District
EXTENDED
Through October 2018
FREE

Cecilia Vicuña: Disappeared Quipu, Indigenous Chilean art in Brooklyn

The New York-based Chilean artist resurrects an ancient knotted cord writing and reading system of the Indigenous Andean peoples.
Brooklyn Museum
Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
Prospect Park, Brooklyn
Wednesday – Sunday
May 18 – November 25, 2018

La Marina Beach has Summer weekend dance parties on the Hudson River

MAY – SEPTEMBER
La Marina
348 Dyckman St
at the Hudson River
Washington Heights, Manhattan

Macy’s Santaland is coming

34th St & Broadway
Herald Square
Garment District, Manhattan
Santaland Reservations
Monday, November 20
Visits Friday, November 24 – Sunday, December 24, 2017

LAMC 2017 Latin Alternative Music Conference

Rock en Español industry conference and showcases
July 11-15, 2017

Django Reinhardt NY Festival keeps the Gypsy Jazz legend alive

July and November
Birdland
315 West 44th St
Hell’s Kitchen
July 4-9, 2017

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


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