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.

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

SummerStage 2018 FREE concerts in NYC parks

City Parks Foundation Gala
Monday, June 18, 2018

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

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

World Cup 2018

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

Dominican Film Festival in New York 2017

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

SummerStage 2017 free concerts in NYC parks

May – October
June 21 – September 10, 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

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

Wednesday, July 4

Celebrate United States Independence Day from Great Britain in 1776.

Thursday, July 5

Celebrate Venezuelan Independence Day from Spain in 1811.

Celebrate the birthday of the bikini in Paris in 1946.

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

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

Sunday, July 8

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.

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.

Friday, July 13

Saturday, July 14

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

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

Sunday, July 15

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

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.

Wednesday, July 18

Thursday, July 19

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.

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.

Sunday, July 22

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

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.

Wednesday, July 25

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

Thursday, July 26

The 2017 Lincoln Center Out of Doors festival was July 26 – August 13, 2017.

Friday, July 27

Saturday, July 28

Celebrate Peruvian Independence Day from Spain in 1821.

Colombian Vallenato star Silvestre Dangond brings his Caliente Tour to The Theater at Madison Square Garden on Saturday, July 28 at 8 pm. $66 – $406+

Sunday, July 29

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

Monday, July 30

Tuesday, July 31

August calendar

 July 2018 Events

Tango La Nacional is a little Buenos Aires in New York

NYC’s most Argentine milonga.
La Nacional
Chelsea, Manhattan
Thursday, March 22, 2018

New York Red Bulls vs Minnesota United at Red Bull Arena

Red Bull Arena, Harrison, NJ
Saturday, March 24, 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

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

Spring Break
Tuesday – Saturday
March 26 – April 6, 2018

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

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

Celebrate Argentine Independence Day

July 9, 1816
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

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

‘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

Cerámica de los Ancestros: Central America’s Past Revealed

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

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

April – November & warm days
Wednesdays & Sundays West Village
Thursdays Long Island City, Queens

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

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

Celebrate Colombian Independence Day

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

Dance on Camera Festival 2018

Film Society of Lincoln Center
Upper West Side
July 20 – 24, 2018

Celebrate Peruvian Independence Day

July 28, 1824
Saturday, July 28, 2018

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

New York Mets 2018 Season Opener

April – October
Citi Field Flushing Meadows – Corona Park, Queens
At the Cardinals
Thursday, March 29, 2018

New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in The Bronx

Yankees at Yankee Stadium
April – September
Home Opener
Tampa Bay Rays
Monday, April 2, 2018

105th Tour de France 2018

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

LAMC 2017 Latin Alternative Music Conference

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

Misty Copeland and Herman Cornejo in American Ballet Theatre’s “Tchaikovsky Spectacular”

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
Monday-Saturday, July 3-8
Misty Copeland & Herman Cornejo
Friday, July 7, 2017

Django Reinhardt NY Festival keeps the Gypsy Jazz legend alive

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


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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