June things to do in NYC 2018

June things to do in NYC include the National Puerto Rican Day Parade, Portugal Day, Museum Mile Festival, Pride Parade NYC and SummerStage.

World Cup 2018 Russia Final ~ France vs Croatia

WORLD CUP
June 14 – July 15, 2018
LATIN ROUND OF 16
Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, France, Mexico, Portugal, Spain & Uruguay
LATIN QUARTER FINALS
Brazil, France, Uruguay
LATIN SEMI FINALS
France 1 – 0 Belgium
LATIN FINAL
France vs Croatia
Sunday, July 15, 2018

BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! 2018 ~ African, Colombian, Chilean, Mexican

African, Chilean, Colombian, French-Canadian & Mexican music, dance and film.
JUNE – JULY
Prospect Park Bandshell
THURSDAY ~ JULY 12, 2018
Antibalas (Afrobeat), Combo Chimbita (Colombian), DJ Nickodemus (World)
FRIDAY ~ JULY 13, 2018
Ana Tijoux (Chilean), Girl Ultra (Mexican)
SATURDAY ~ JULY 14, 2018
Kronos Quartet with Trio Da Kali (Malian)
FREE

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

All ages and levels watch, dance or take an Argentine Tango lesson at the Shakespeare Statue at the south end of The Mall.
Central Park, Manhattan
Saturdays until September

TIerra, the pre-Colombian Latin American landscape ~ Throckmorton

Vintage and historic photographs of the remains of Aztec, Maya and Inca cities in the Latin American landscape
Throckmorton Fine Art
Midtown East, Manhattan
June 28 – September 15, 2018

Celebrate La Festa della Repubblica, Italy’s national day

Commemorates the Italian vote on June 2, 1946 that ended the monarchy and founded the Republic of Italy.
Sunday, June 2, 2019

Museum Mile Festival 2019 is a Fifth Avenue Street Party

Second Tuesday in June
Fifth Avenue
From 82nd – 105th Street
Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Happy Father’s Day (Día del Padre)

Third Sunday in June
Sunday, June 16, 2019

Celebrate the Summer Solstice 2010, the shortest night of the year

Celebrate Midsummer with a little Fête de la Musique.
Friday, June 21, 2019

Celebrate Portugal Day 2018 (Dia de Portugal), Portugal’s national day

Portuguese Festival and Parade in the heart of Metro New York’s Portuguese community.
Peter Francisco Park
Newark, New Jersey
PARADE
Sunday, June 10, 2018
FESTIVAL
Friday – Sunday
June 8 – 10, 2018

National Puerto Rican Day Parade 2018 Parade ¡Boricua!

America’s biggest cultural celebration.
PARADE
Fifth Avenue in Midtown and the Upper East Side
Sunday, June 10, 2018

116th Street Festival 2018 is a Puerto Rican Party!

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

Mermaid Parade 2018 draws Mermaids & Mermen to Coney Island

Scantily clad mermaids and mermen let it all hang out.
Surf Ave at 21st St to West 10th St to the Boardwalk
Coney Island, Brooklyn
Saturday, June 16, 2018

‘Our Lady of 121st St’ by Stephen Adly Guirgis at The Signature Theatre

Written by
STEPHEN ADLY GUIRGIS
Directed by
PHYLICIA RASHAD
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Tony® & Emmy® Award-winning director.
Signature Theatre
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
LAST WEEKEND
Ends June 17, 2018

Israel Day Parade 2018 celebrates Jewish culture. Sababa!

Fifth Avenue from 57th-74th St
Midtown & Upper East Side, Manhattan
Sunday, June 3, 2018

‘Othello’ Free Shakespeare in the Park by Ruben Santiago-Hudson

The Tony Award-winning Afro – Puerto Rican – American director tells the story of the Moor of Venice, classic Shakespeare with racial and religious themes that are surprisingly contemporary.
Delacorte Theater
Central Park, Manhattan
May 29 – June 24, 2018

Blue Note Jazz Festival 2018

Argentine, Brazilian, Cuban, French, Italian, Puerto Rican, Spanish Jazz & Salsa.
Blue Note Jazz Club
Greenwich Village, Manhattan
FESTIVAL June 1 – 30, 2018
~ Sergio Mendes
Brazilian Jazz
Sony Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
~ Al Di Meola
Italian – American Jazz
The Town Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
Saturday, June 30, 2018

Tony Awards 2018 honor the best of the 2017-2018 Broadway season

Caribbean, Colombian, Filipino, French, Italian, Jewish, Mexican & Spanish nominees.
Live on CBS
Radio City Music Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
Sunday, June 10, 2018

‘Kamchatka’ is a new opera about a boy’s view of Argentina’s Dirty War

Produced by Americas Society
Dixon Place
Lower East Side, Manhattan
Tuesday – Wednesday
June 5 – 6, 2018

Paul Winter’s Summer Solstice at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine

Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Morningside Heights, Manhattan
Saturday, June 16, 2018

Alvin Ailey Lincoln Center 2018 Celebrate Women

Jessica Lang world premiere, new productions of Judith Jamison and Jawole Will Jo Zollar, and Ailey’s classic ‘Revelations.’
David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Saturday, June 16, 2018

PrideFest 2018 is NYC Pride’s Street Fair

University Place
Greenwich Village, Manhattan
Sunday, June 24, 2018
FREE

Flamenco Latino Más Allá, Spanish Flamenco with American influences

Rumba Flamenca is Spanish Flamenco with Black American and Caribbean influences.
Jamaica Center for the Arts and Learning
Jamaica, Queens
Friday – Saturday
June 22 – 23, 2018

Pride Parade NYC 2018 Pride Week

The Parade’s new route
~ Seventh Ave from 16th St
~ Christopher St
~ West 8th St
~ Fifth Avenue to 29th St
Greenwich Village, Union Square, Flatiron & NoMad, Manhattan
Sunday, June 24, 2018

SummerStage 2018 FREE concerts in NYC parks

JUNE – SEPTEMBER
Gerard Schneider, Gabriella Reyes de Ramirez and Adrian Timpau sing arias and duets for the Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series
Jackie Robinson Park
Harlem, Manhattan
Wednesday, June 27, 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

‘Paradise Blue’ by Dominique Morisseau at the Signature Theatre

Written by
DOMINIQUE MORISSEAU
Directed by
RUBEN SANTIAGO-HUDSON
Jazz, gentrification, a sexy woman and hard choices make paradise blue.
Haitian-American Obie Award-winning playwright.
Puerto Rican-American Tony® Award-winning director.

Signature Theatre
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan

Tuesday – Sunday
LAST WEEKEND
Ends June 17, 2018


June 2018 Calendar



June brings Father’s Day. It is National Caribbean American Heritage Month and New York Music Month.

Friday, June 1

The 2018 Governors Ball music festival is at Randall’s Island Park through Sunday.

The Blue Note Jazz Festival opens at the Blue Note in Greenwich Village, Manhattan. It’s at the Blue Note and other Manhattan venues nightly through June 30. The Latin part starts with Paquito D’Rivera on June 12.

The Balkans meets El Barrio with Raya Brass Band and Spanglish Fly at Flushing Town Hall in Flushing, Queens at 7 pm. $10 – $16

The New York Mets play the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens at 7:10 pm. The giveaway is a Michael Conforto Replica Jersey.

Repertorio Español presents Colombian drama El coronel no tiene quien le escriba at 8 pm. $17 – $72


Saturday, June 2

Celebrate La Festa della Repubblica, Italy’s national day.

The Pizza Zoo dance party is at La Marina Beach in Washington Heights, Manhattan from 2 – 9 pm. $10 – $40

LAST CHANCE to see the exhibition of French artist François Morellet’s work at Dia:Chelsea in Chelsea, Manhattan from 11 am – 6 pm.

Portugal warms up for the World Cup with a friendly exhibition in Belgium at Stade Roi Baudouin in Brussels at 2:45 pm ET.

It’s OPENING NIGHT for 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.

The New York Mets play the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens at 7:15 pm. The giveaway is a Todd Frazier BP Pullover.

NYCFC plays Major League Soccer against Orlando City at Yankee Stadium in Concourse, The Bronx at 7:30 pm. From $30

LAST CHANCE to see New York City Ballet’s Coppélia at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center at 8 pm. $30 – $185

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

Mexico warms up for the World Cup in a friendly exhibition with Scotland at Estado Azteca in Mexico City at 8 pm ET.


Sunday, June 3

The Israel Day Parade or Celebrate Israel Parade marches up Fifth Avenue from 57th St to 74th St in Midtown, Manhattan and the Upper East Side from 11 am – 4 pm. Sababa! (Awesome!)

The New York Mets play the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens at 1:10 pm. The giveaway is a Fanny Pack.

Spain warms up for the World Cup in a friendly exhibition with Switzerland at Estadio de la Cerámica in Villareal, Spain at 3 pm ET.

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade Mass (in Spanish) is at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Midtown East, Manhattan at 4 pm. Free

LAST CHANCE to see New York City Ballet’s Balanchine Black & White program at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center at 3 pm. From $30

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.

The 63rd Drama Desk Awards recognize excellence on Broadway, Off-Broadway and Off-Off Broadway at The Town Hall in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 pm. From $68.

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



It’s New York City Puerto Rico Week.


Monday, June 4

23-player team rosters for the 2018 World Cup are due today.

The 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards will be announced at the Brooklyn Museum in Prospect Park, Brooklyn.


Tuesday, June 5

The New York Mets play the Baltimore Orioles at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Queens at 7:10 pm. It’s Dominican Heritage Night. From $19

Americas Society presents Kamchatka, a new Argentine – French opera about a boy’s view of Argentina’s Dirty War, at Dixon Place in Manhattan’s Lower East Side at 7 pm. $10 – $20


Wednesday, June 6

The 2018 NYC Wine & Food Festival lineup is announced today.

An exhibition of sculpture and performance by Guatemalan artist Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa: The House at Kawinal opens at the New Museum in Manhattan’s Lower East Side at 11 am. On view Tuesday – Sunday through September 9.

LAST CHANCE to see REVIVAL: Contemporary Pattern & Decoration at Longwood Art Gallery at Hostos College in Mott Haven, The Bronx from 12 noon – 5 pm.

The New York Mets play the Baltimore Orioles at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Queens at 1:10 pm. From $19

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.

Wilson Daniel & Orquestra play Dominican Bachata at the Bryant Park Dance Party at Bryant Park in Midtown, Manhattan at 6 pm. FREE

Americas Society presents Kamchatka, a new Argentine – French opera about a boy’s view of Argentina’s Dirty War, at Dixon Place in Manhattan’s Lower East Side at 7 pm. $10 – $20

Brazilian party band Forro in the Dark plays Nublu Classic in Manhattan’s East Village at 10 pm. $10


Thursday, June 7

The FIFA world soccer ranking is updated today. It’s the last update before the World Cup.

Celebrate the birthday of Juan Luis Guerra, the Merengue star, who was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on June 7, 1957.

Portugal finishes preparing for the World Cup in a friendly with Algeria at Estádio da Luz in Lisbon, Portugal at 3:15 pm ET.

Cirque Italia European water circus opens at the Livingston Mall in Livingston, New Jersey (45 minutes by car from Midtown) at 7:30 pm. Through Sunday. $10 – $50

Dance Argentine Tango at Tango La Nacional at La Nacional in Chelsea, Manhattan. Beginner lesson at 7 pm. Intermediate lesson at 8 pm. Dancing from 9:30 pm – 2 am. $15


Friday, June 8 ~ It’s Puerto Rican Weekend ¡Boricua!

The New Swing Sextet and Quintero’s Salsa Project end the Bryant Park Dance Party season with a Latin Festival of Cha Cha, Boogaloo and Salsa at Bryant Park in Midtown, Manhattan from 5 pm – 10 pm. FREE

Ismael Miranda headlines the 2018 National Puerto Rican Day Parade Gala Banquet at the Sheraton New York Times Square in Midtown, Manhattan at 6 pm. $500

The Portugal Day Newark festival at Peter Francisco Park in Newark, New Jersey (15 minutes by train) starts at 7 pm. The Festival runs through Sunday. Free

The New York Mets play the New York Yankees (SUBWAY SERIES) at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Queens at 7:10 pm. (FREE SHIRT FRIDAY) From $91

Soulfrito Fest 2018 is at Barclays Center in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn on Friday, June 8, 2018 at 8 pm. From $76

Repertorio Español presents Catalan Spanish comedy El Credito at 8 pm.  $17 – $66


Saturday, June 9

LAST CHANCE to see an exhibition of work by Spanish artist Eugenio Merino Here Died Warhol at UNIX Gallery in Chelsea, Manhattan from 10 am – 6 pm.

The 33rd annual 116th Street Festival is on Third Avenue in East Harlem, Manhattan from 106th St to 122nd St from 11 am – 5 pm. Free

NYCFC plays Major League Soccer against Atlanta United at Yankee Stadium in Concourse, The Bronx at 12:30 pm. From $30

Mexico ends its World Cup prep in a friendly with Denmark at Brøndby Stadion in Brøndby, Denmark at 2 pm ET.

Peru ends its World Cup prep with a friendly exhibition in Sweden at
Nya Ullevi in Güteborg at 2:15 pm ET.

BRIC CELEBRATE BROOKLYN!
East LA rock band Los Lobos (La Bamba) play the Prospect Park Bandshell at 3 pm. Free

The Everyday People dance party is at La Marina Beach in Washington Heights, Manhattan from 3 – 10 pm. $15

Repertorio Español presents Colombian drama El coronel no tiene quien le escriba at 3 pm. $17 – $72

Argentine jazz guitarist Andrés Laprida plays a tribute to Brazilian Bossa Nova legend Jobim and Argentine Tango legend Piazzolla at Club Bonafide in Midtown East, Manhattan at 6 pm. $20

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.

The New York Mets play the New York Yankees (SUBWAY SERIES) at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Queens at 7:15 pm. (FIREWORKS NIGHT) From $239

Puerto Rican Reggaeton stars Wisin y Yandel bring their Como Antes Tour to Madison Square Garden in Chelsea, Manhattan at 8 pm. From $65

The 2018 New York Salsa Festival is at Barclays Center in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn at 8 pm. From $71

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

Luis Miguel brings his México Por Siempre tour to Madison Square Garden in Chelsea, Manhattan at 8:30 pm. $69 – $500+

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, June 10

Celebrate Portugal Day, the national day of Portugal.

João Gilberto, the legendary Bossa Nova singer-songwriter was born in Juazeiro, Bahia, Brazil on June 10, 1931.

Celebrate Laylat al-Qadr, the holiest night of the Muslim year which commemorates the revealing of the Quran.

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade marches up Fifth Avenue from 11 am-5 pm.

The Portugal Day Parade is at Peter Francisco Park in the Ironbound District of Newark, New Jersey (15 minutes by train from Penn Station) at 3 pm.

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.

The Sunday Waves outdoor dance party is at La Marina Beach in Washington Heights, Manhattan from 5 – 11 pm.

The 2018 Tony Awards red carpet show starts at 5:30 pm on www.tonyawards.com

The American Theatre Wing’s 2018 Tony Awards are live on CBS from Radio City Music Hall in Midtown, Manhattan from 8 – 11 pm. $431 & $631

The New York Mets play the New York Yankees (SUBWAY SERIES) at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Queens at 8:05 pm. (JUERYS FAMILIA FLATHEAD) From $55

Cuban Jazz master Arturo O’Farrill’s Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra plays Birdland in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan at 9 & 11 pm. $40



Monday, June 11

Celebrate the birthday of Chilean pop star Ana Tijoux in Lille, France on June 11, 1977.

Individual tickets for the 2018 US Open (tennis) go on sale today.

Costa Rica ends its World Cup prep with a friendly exhibition in Belgium at 2:45 pm ET.

SUMMERSTAGE
Latonia Moore, Mario Chang and Joshua Hopkins sing arias and duets for the Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series at Central Park SummerStage from 8 – 10 pm. Free


Tuesday, June 12

The 2018 Museum Mile Festival is on Fifth Avenue from 82nd to 105th Streets from 6 – 9 pm, rain or shine.

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
The Paquito D’Rivera Ensemble plays the Blue Note Jazz Festival at the Blue Note in Greenwich Village through Sunday with shows at 8 & 10:30 pm. $20 – $35

The Pedro Giraudo Tango Ensemble plays Argentine Tango Jazz for dancing at a Shanghai Express Buenos Aires theme party at The Jane Hotel in Manhattan’s West Village from 8 pm – 1 am. $27 – $37


Wednesday, June 13

Celebrate the Feast of Saint Anthony of Padua, the patron saint of lost things, or honor Eleguá, the Yoruba god of the crossroads. He wears red and black.

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.

Bryant Park presents New York City Opera in the park with excerpts from Puccini’s Italian opera Madama Butterfly at Bryant Park in Midtown, Manhattan from 6 – 7 pm. FREE

SUMMERSTAGE
Latonia Moore, Mario Chang and Joshua Hopkins sing arias and duets for the Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series at Brooklyn Bridge Park in Brooklyn Heights from 7 – 9 pm. Free

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater opens its Spring Lincoln Center season at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center with a Celebrate Women program at 7:30 pm. $29 – $159

Legendary New York Puerto Rican DJ Louie Vega celebrates his birthday at his Roots NYC party with Kevin Hedge at Cielo in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District at 10 pm.

Brazilian party band Forro in the Dark plays Nublu Classic in Manhattan’s East Village at 10 pm. $10


Thursday, June 14 ~ Father’s Day Weekend

The 2018 Human Rights Watch Film opens at Film Society of Lincoln Center, and runs through June 21.

Repertorio Español presents Carmen Rivera’s Puerto Rican comedy La Gringa at 11 am. $30

The World Cup 2018 opens with Russia vs Saudia Arabia at 11 am ET. The Group Stage runs through Thursday, June 28.

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.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performs its Musical Icons program at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center 7 pm. $29 – $75. Tickets to the Ailey Spirit Gala after the show are $500 – $1,000.

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
New York Puerto Rican Jazz and Salsa legend, the Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra plays Sony Hall in Midtown, Manhattan on Wednesday, June 14 at 8 pm. $45 – $79.50

Celebrate Eid al-Fitr 2018 at sundown, the Muslim feast of the breaking of the fast that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

Dance Argentine Tango at Tango La Nacional at La Nacional in Chelsea, Manhattan. Beginner lesson at 7 pm. Intermediate lesson at 8 pm. Dancing from 9:30 pm – 2 am. $15

The Pedro Giraudo Tango Ensemble plays Argentine Tango Jazz at Terraza 7 in Elmhurst / Jackson Heights, Queens at 9:30 pm. $10


Friday, June 15

It’s a New York City school holiday for Eid al-Fitr.

The 2018 Tanglewood Music Festival Bernstein Centennial Summer opens between Lenox and Stockbridge in western Massachusetts. Through September 2.

The 2019 Fiesta del Gran Poder in La Paz, Bolivia is June 15 – 16, 2019.

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NYC Dance Week offers 10 days FREE dance, fitness & wellness classes through Saturday, June 23.

Texas meets Peru with Brian Clayton and The Green River Band and the Corina Bartra Afro-Peruvian Band at Flushing Town Hall in Flushing, Queens at 7 pm. $10 – $16

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performs an Ailey, Then & Now program at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center at 8 pm. $29 – $159

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


Saturday, June 16

Paul Winter’s 23rd Annual Summer Solstice Celebration is at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in Morningside Heights, Manhattan at 4:30 am. $40 – $50

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

The 4th Annual FDNY Open House is between 11 am – 1 pm or 1 pm – 3 pm, depending on location.

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
European Sounds Series: Spain – Alexis Cuadrado – Trio of Words plays the Blue Note Jazz Club in Greenwich Village at 11:30 am. $39.50

The 36th Annual Coney Island Mermaid Parade (2018) is in Coney Island, Brooklyn at 1 pm. Arrive 2 – 3 hours early.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performs a Musical Icons program at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center at 2 pm. $29 – $159

The Summer Beach Series outdoor dance party is at La Marina Beach in Washington Heights, Manhattan from 3 – 10 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.

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Women of the Venezuelan Chaos, Margarita Cadenas’ 2017 French film about the suffering of women as Venezuela becomes a failed state, is screening at Film Society of Lincoln Center at 3:30 pm. $10 – $15

The Pedro Giraudo Tango Ensemble plays Argentine Tango Jazz at Barbès in Park Slope, Brooklyn at 8 pm. $10 donation

Repertorio Español presents Colombian drama El coronel no tiene quien le escriba at 8 pm. $17 – $72

Dominican Bachata star Antony Santos presents his La Historia de mi vida tour at Radio City Music Hall in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 pm. $55 – $255

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performs its Celebrate Women program at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center at 8 pm. $29 – $159


Sunday, June 17

Celebrate Father’s Day. Love you Dad!

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

The 4th Annual FDNY Open House is between 11 am – 1 pm or 1 pm – 3 pm, depending on location.

LAST CHANCE to see Our Lady of 121st St by Pulitzer Prize-winner Stephen Adly Guirgis, directed by Tony & Emmy Award-winner Phylicia Rashad, at The Signature Theatre in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan at 2 pm. From $30

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performs an Ailey, Then & Now program at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center at 3 pm. $29 – $159

Repertorio Español presents Jordi Galcerán’s Catalan Spanish comedy El Credito at 3 pm. $17 – $66

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.

Venezuelan activist singer Nacho brings his La Criatura Tour to Irving Plaza in Union Square, Manhattan at 6 pm. $79 – $90

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater closes its Lincoln Center season with a Musical Icons program at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center at 7:30 pm. $29 – $159

LAST CHANCE to see Paradise Blue written by Haitian – American Obie Award-winner Dominique Morisseau and directed by Puerto Rican – American Tony Award-winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson at the Signature Theatre in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan at 7:30 pm. From $30.

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Women of the Venezuelan Chaos
, Margarita Cadenas’ 2017 French film about the suffering of women as Venezuela becomes a failed state, screens at Film Society of Lincoln Center at 3:30 pm. $10 – $15



Celebrate NYC Pride Week!

Monday, June 18

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

  • Belgium 3 – 0 Panama at 11 am ET

NYC PRIDE
The LGBT Community Center Garden Party Benefit is on Pier 84 (West Side Highway at 44th St) from 6 – 10 pm. $85 – $99. VIP $300

SUMMERSTAGE
The SummerStage City Parks Foundation Gala with dinner and a performance by Steven Tyler (Aerosmith) and The Loving Mary Band honors French bank BNP Paribas at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park on Monday, June 18, 2018 from 6:30 – 10 pm. $1,500 – $50,000

NYC PRIDE
The Out Cinema series is screening Andrew Fleming’s comedy Ideal Home at the SVA Theatre in Chelsea, Manhattan at 7:30 pm. Doors 6:30 pm. $25 – $35


Tuesday, June 19

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Chico Buarque de Hollanda, the legendary singer-songwriter, was born in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on June 19, 1944.

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
The Silence of Others
, Almudena Carracedo and Robert Bahar’s 2018 Spanish documentary about Spain’s 1977 amnesty for abuse during the Franco dictatorship, is screening at the Human Rights Watch Festival at Film Society of Lincoln Center at 6:30 pm. Pedro Almodóvar is Executive Producer. $10 – $15

NYC PRIDE
The Out Cinema series is screening James Crump’s NY documentary Antonio Lopez 1970: Sex Fashion & Disco at the SVA Theatre in Chelsea, Manhattan at 7:30 pm. Doors 6:30 pm. $25 – $35


Wednesday, June 20

The 2018 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival is in the Berkshire Hills in Becket, Massachusetts  through August 26.

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

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.

SUMMERSTAGE
France Rocks and Bureaux Export bring Vianney / Chassol /Joakim to play a little Fête de la Musique in the Parisian tradition at Central Park SummerStage from 6 – 10 pm. FREE

NYC PRIDE
The Out Cinema series is screening Marilyn Bennett’s documentary From Selma to Stonewall: Are We There Yet? at the SVA Theatre in Chelsea, Manhattan at 7:30 pm. Doors 6:30 pm. $25 – $35

Brazilian party band Forro in the Dark plays Nublu Classic in Manhattan’s East Village at 10 pm. $10

Legendary New York Puerto Rican DJ Louie Vega spins his Roots NYC party at Cielo in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District at 10 pm.


Thursday, June 21

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

Celebrate the 2018 Summer Solstice, the shortest night in the northern hemisphere, and the longest night in the south of the earth.

The Kick-Off Reception for the LGBT Latino art exhibition Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. is at the Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Gallery at Hunter College in Manhattan’s Upper East Side from 3 – 4:30 pm. The exhibition is at 205 Hudson Gallery in Tribeca, Manhattan through August 19, 2018.

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.

LGBT Latino art exhibition Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. opens with a reception at 205 Hudson Gallery in Tribeca, Manhattan from 6 – 9 pm. The exhibition is on view through August 19, 2018.

NYC PRIDE
The Savor Pride BBQ is at God’s Love We Deliver in SoHo, Manhattan at 6 pm . From $80

SUMMERSTAGE
Gabriella Reyes de Ramírez (Nicaraguan – American), Gerard Schneider and Adrian Timpau sing arias and duets for the Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series at Clove Lakes  at 7 pm. Free

Afro-Cuban jazz pianist Dayramir Gonzalez releases his new album The Grand Concourse at Ideal Glass in Manhattan’s East Village at 7:30 & 9:30 pm. $30

NYC PRIDE
MADBOOTS DANCE performs queer contemporary dance MASC at The Joyce Theater in Chelsea, Manhattan at 8 pm. From $30.

Dance Argentine Tango at Tango La Nacional at La Nacional in Chelsea, Manhattan. Beginner lesson at 7 pm. Intermediate lesson at 8 pm. Dancing from 9:30 pm – 2 am. $15


Friday, June 22

Happy birthday to Cuban – Mexican – American Jazz pianist and leader Arturo O’Farrill who was born in Mexico City on June 22, 1960.

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

NYC PRIDE
The NYC Pride Rally is at the Stonewall National Monument in Christopher Park in Greenwich Village from 5 – 7 pm. FREE

NYC PRIDE
Cosplay & Pride is on Pier 40 in Manhattan’s West Village at 6 pm. From $35

Explore the exotic pairing of cool Japanese sake with authentic Spanish chorizo and ham at Resobox in Long Island City, Queens from 7 – 8:30 pm. $30

Puerto Rican sax master Miguel Zenón joins the Ricky Rodriguez Group at The Jazz Gallery in NoMad, Manhattan on June 22, 2018 with sets at 7:30 pm & 9:30 pm. $10 – $25

Flamenco Latino Más Allá brings Rumba Flamenca music and dance to the Jamaica Center for the Arts and Learning in Jamaica, Queens, at 8 pm. $15 – $20. Get tickets at www.jcal.org

NYC PRIDE
Sean Dorsey Dance performs The Missing Generation, queer contemporary dance at The Joyce Theater in Chelsea, Manhattan at 8 pm. From $30.

Repertorio Español presents Colombian drama El coronel no tiene quien le escriba at 8 pm. $17 – $72

NYC PRIDE
The Fantasy leather party is at Slate in Chelsea, Manhattan from 10 pm – 4 am. From $40


Saturday, June 23

LAST CHANCE to see the exhibition of work by Mexican – American artist Enrique Chagoya Then and Now: Aliens Sans Frontières at George Adams Gallery in Chelsea, Manhattan from 11 am – 6 pm.

NYC PRIDE
The Youth Pride street fair is at 14th Street Park (West Side Highway at 14th St) in Chelsea, Manhattan from 12 noon – 6 pm. Free with registration.

LAST CHANCE to see Queenie, an exhibition of works by women artists in El Museo del Barrio’s permanent collection, at Hunter East Harlem Gallery in Harlem, Manhattan from 12 noon to 5 pm.

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

  • Korea Republic vs Mexico at 2 pm ET

NYC PRIDE
The Pride Island dance party (Dance on the Pier) is at Pier 97 (57th St) in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan from 2 – 10 pm. From $60

NYC PRIDE
The VIP Rooftop Party is at Hudson Terrace in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan from 2 – 10 pm. From $75

NYC PRIDE
Sean Dorsey Dance performs The Missing Generation, queer contemporary dance at The Joyce Theater in Chelsea, Manhattan at 2 pm. From $30.

SUMMERSTAGE
Gabriella Reyes de Ramírez (Nicaraguan – American), Gerard Schneider and Adrian Timpau sing arias and duets for the Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series at Williamsbridge Oval in Norwood, The Bronx  at 3 pm. Free

NYC PRIDE
The Tease Her NYC Pride interactive burlesque women’s party is at The DL in Manhattan’s Lower East Side at 5 pm. $40 – $80

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.

Flamenco Latino Más Allá brings Rumba Flamenca music and dance to the Jamaica Center for the Arts and Learning in Jamaica, Queens, at 8 pm. $15 – $20. Get tickets at www.jcal.org

NYC PRIDE
MADBOOTS DANCE performs queer contemporary dance MASC at The Joyce Theater in Chelsea, Manhattan at 8 pm. From $30.

Argentine rock band Enanitos Verdes and Spanish rock band Hombres G present their Huevos Revueltos Tour at Radio City Music Hall at 8 pm. $49 – $350+

Repertorio Español presents Jordi Galcerán’s Catalan Spanish comedy El Credito at 8 pm. $17 – $66

NYC PRIDE
Masterbeat Masterbuilt turns the Hammerstein Ballroom into a multi-level club as the party set is constructed around you in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 10 pm. From $120


Sunday, June 24

Single tickets for the Metropolitan Opera 2018 – 2019 Season go on sale today.

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

NYC PRIDE
PrideFest 2018, NYC Pride’s street fair, is on University Place between Waverly Place and 13th St from 11 am – 6 pm. Show at 11:30 am. FREE. VIP tickets from $40

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Yacine Boularès AJOYO plays a European Sounds Series: France set at the Blue Note Jazz Club in Greenwich Village at 11:30 am & 1:30 pm. $39.50

NYC PRIDE
The 2018 Pride Parade NYC (Pride March) parades down Seventh Ave from 16th St, crosses town on Christopher and West 8th St, and then heads up Fifth Avenue to 29th St from 12 noon to 3 pm.

Argentine jazz guitarist Andrés Laprida plays Brazilian Bossa Nova in The Loft at City Winery in Hudson Square (West SoHo), Manhattan at 12:30 pm. $20

NYC PRIDE
The Pride Island dance party (Dance on the Pier) is at Pier 97 (57th St) in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan from 2 – 11 pm. From $60

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

NYC PRIDE
Femme Fatale is the closing Sunday rooftop party for over 1,000+ women from around the country at Hudson Terrace in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan on Sunday, June 24, 2018 from 4 – 10 pm. From $30

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 Toronto FC at Yankee Stadium in Concourse, The Bronx at 5 pm. From $30

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Italian – American Jazz trumpeter Chris Botti plays Sony Hall in Midtown, Manhattan with shows at 8 pm & 10:30 pm. $85 – $125

Last chance to see the Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park presentation of Othello directed by Tony Award-winning, Afro-Puerto Rican playwright Ruben Santiago-Hudson at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park at 8 pm. Free

Cuban Jazz master Arturo O’Farrill’s Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra plays Birdland in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan at 9 & 11 pm. $40



The annual Medellín International Tango Festival is in Medellín, Colombia on the last week of June.


Monday, June 25

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

Tony Award-winning Puerto Rican – Italian American Chita Rivera performs songs from her career at the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan’s Upper East Side at 2 pm & 7:30 pm. From $40

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Italian – American Jazz trumpeter Chris Botti plays Sony Hall in Midtown, Manhattan with shows at 8 pm & 10:30 pm. $85 – $125


Tuesday, June 26

Happy Birthday to Gilberto Gil, the legendary singer-songwriter who was born in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil on June 26, 1942.

Please vote in the Federal Primary elections. Your vote matters.

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Pablo Ziegler Trio, the Argentine 2018 Grammy Award winner for “Best Latin Jazz Album” and the Chano Domínguez Trio from Spain play the Highline Ballroom in Chelsea, Manhattan at 8 pm. $45 – $60


Wednesday, June 27

Celebrate the feast of Our Mother of Perpetual Help, the patron saint of Haiti.

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

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.

MIDSUMMER NIGHT SWING
Bronx Puerto Rican Salsa legend Joe Quijano y Su Conjunto Cachana play Salsa for dancing at Damrosch Park in Lincoln Center from 6 – 10 pm.

SUMMERSTAGE
Gabriella Reyes de Ramírez (Nicaraguan – American), Gerard Schneider and Adrian Timpau sing arias and duets for the Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series at Jackie Robinson Park in Harlem, Manhattan  at 7 pm. Free

Brazilian party band Forro in the Dark plays Nublu Classic in Manhattan’s East Village at 10 pm. $10


Thursday, June 28

Remember the Stonewall Inn on the night of June 28, 1969.

WORLD CUP GROUP STAGE

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. Intermediate lesson at 8 pm. Dancing from 9:30 pm – 2 am. $15


Friday, June 29

LAST CHANCE to see the exhibition of Uruguayan modern artist The Worlds of Joaquín Torres-García at Acquavella Galleries in Manhattan’s Upper East Side from 10 am – 5 pm.

SUMMERSTAGE
Gabriella Reyes de Ramírez (Nicaraguan – American), Gerard Schneider and Adrian Timpau sing arias and duets for the Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series at Socrates Sculpture Park in Long Island City, Queens  at 7 pm. Free

The Pedro Giraudo Tango Ensemble releases its new album Vigor Tanguero at Joe’s Pub at the Public Theater in Manhattan’s East Village on June 29, 2018 at 7 pm. $20 – $25

Repertorio Español presents Jordi Galcerán’s Catalan Spanish comedy El Credito at 8 pm. $17 – $66


Saturday, June 30

LAST CHANCE to see The Metropolis in Latin America, 1830 – 1930 art exhibition at Americas Society in Manhattan’s Upper East Side, from 12 – 6 pm. Free

The World Cup 2018 Round of 16 is today through Tuesday, July 3.

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.

Star Italian classical pianist Ludovico Einaudi presents his Essential Einaudi Tour at Radio City Music Hall at 7:30 pm. From $49

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Brazilian Jazz legend Sergio Mendes plays Sony Hall in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 pm. $59.50 – $99.50

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Italian – American Jazz legend Al Di Meola closes the Blue Note Jazz Festival with his Notorious-Opus Electric Tour 2018 at The Town Hall in Midtown, Manhattan at 8 pm. From $49

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

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

July calendar


June Events



France World Cup 2018 Final

Luzhniki Stadium
Moscow, Russia
Sunday, July 15, 2018

New York Mets vs Washington Nationals at Citi Field

Cuban, Dominican, Italian, Mexican & Venezuelan players.
Citi Field Flushing Meadows – Corona Park, Queens
MARCH – SEPTEMBER
Mets vs Nationals
Thu, Jul 12
Fri, Jul 13 (Free Shirt Friday)
Sat, Jul 14 (Reversible Rally Cap)
Sun, Jul 15 (W.B. Mason Toy Truck)

‘Exquisita Agonía’ new Cuban drama at Repertorio Español

Written by Nilo Cruz
Directed by José Zayas
Starring Hannia Guillen & Germán Jaramillo
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 gets a new heart.
REPERTORIO ESPAÑOL
Kips Bay, Manhattan
Sunday, July 15, 2018

Pedro Giraudo Tango Quartet Live Music Milonga at The Django

The Django at the Roxy Hotel
Tribeca, Manhattan
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

VolvoTango Pier 45 is an outdoor milonga with stunning river views

APRIL – NOVEMBER & warm
WEDNESDAYS & SUNDAYS
Pier 45, West Village
Wednesdays Summer 2018

VolvoTango LIC Landing is an outdoor milonga in Queens with city views

LIC Landing
Long Island City, Queens
Spring + Summer + Fall
Warm-weather Thursdays
FREE

Tango La Nacional is NYC’s most traditional Argentine milonga

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

New York Yankees vs Atlanta Braves at Yankee Stadium

Yankee Stadium
Concourse, The Bronx
March – September
YANKEES VS METS
Subway Series
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Sun, July 22

La Marina Beach is a great Washington Heights Party on the River

La Marina
Washington Heights, Manhattan
May – September
BBQ BEACH PARTY
Saturday, July 21, 2018

New York Red Bulls vs Sporting Kansas City at Yankee Stadium

Empire Supporters Club, Viking Army & Garden State Ultras supporters clubs.
MARCH – OCTOBER
Red Bulls vs New England Revolution
Saturday, July 21, 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

Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, Cuban Jazz at Birdland

O’Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra are multi-Grammy winners
Birdland
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Sunday, 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

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

This Caribbean version of ‘The Little Mermaid’ wins hearts.

TONY AWARDS
“Best Musical Revival”

DRAMA DESK NOMINATION
“Outstanding Revival of a Musical”

CIRCLE IN THE SQUARE THEATRE
Times Square Theater District
Through December 31, 2018

Writer Chazz Palminteri joins cast of ‘A Bronx Tale’ musical on Broadway

Longacre Theatre
Times Square / Theater District
Tuesday – Sunday
NOW PLAYING
Through November 18, 2018

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

Based on the classic Gabriel García Márquez story about how history repeats itself.
Adapted and Directed by Jorge Alí Triana
Starring Germán Jaramillo
Repertorio Español
Kips Bay, Manhattan
Saturday, July 28, 2018

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
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

The All Night Milonga is NYC’s longest-running big Tango party

One of the biggest milongas in the U.S.
Stepping Out Studios
NoMad, Manhattan
Second & Last Saturdays
Saturday, July 28, 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

Watch NYCFC vs Vancouver Whitecaps at Yankee Stadium with Third Rail

Argentine, Costa Rican, Paraguayan, Peruvian, Spanish and Venezuelan players.
Yankee Stadium
Concourse, The Bronx
MARCH – OCTOBER
NYCFC vs Vancouver Whitecaps
Saturday, August 4, 2018

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

August/Labor Day State Work Period
May not happen this year because of a political move by the Senate leader
August 6 – September 3, 2018

Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. at 205 Hudson Gallery

A touring show from the Getty Museum’s Latino art exhibition ‘Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA’
205 Hudson Gallery
Tribeca, Manhattan
Wednesday – Sunday
June 21 – August 19, 2018

Bryant Park presents New York City Opera ~ ‘The Crucible’

Bryant Park
Midtown, Manhattan
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
FREE

Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa: The House at Kawinal at the New Museum

Literature, folklore, magic and childhood memories in this Guatemalan performance art installation and sculpture exhibition.
New Museum
Lower East Side, Manhattan
June 6 – September 9, 2018
Closed Mondays

‘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

Remember Luís de Camões, the Shakespeare of Portugal

The author of Portugal’s national epic poem ‘Os Lusíadas,’ about Vasco de Gama’s opening of a sea route to India, died on June 10, 1580.
PORTUGAL DAY
Monday, June 10, 2019

Our Lady of Perpetual Help is the patron saint of Haiti

Patron saint of Haiti
June 27
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Stand your ground at the NYC Pride Rally

Stonewall National Monument
Christopher Park
Greenwich Village, Manhattan
Friday, June 22, 2018
FREE

Brazil’s World Cup 2018 ends in Quarter Finals vs Belgium

Brazil 1 – 2 Belgium
World Cup 2018 Quarter Finals
Friday, July 6, 2018

Dance Tango to live music at Zinc Bar

Zinc Tango Trio
Greenwich Village, Manhattan
Sunday, June 3, 2018

Latin artists and productions win six 2018 Drama Desk Awards

June 3, 2018 ~ Dominican, Ghanan, Jewish, Mexican, Italian, & Spanish winners.
Lindsay Mendez ‘Carousel’
Sean Carvajal ‘Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train’
Juan Castano ‘Oedipus El Rey’
‘Farinelli and the King’
‘Once on This Island’
‘School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play’
The Town Hall
Midtown, Manhattan

Tarsila do Amaral ‘Inventing Modern Art in Brazil’ at MoMA

Tarsila was deeply engaged in the 1920s Paris Cubist art scene. Back home she created a modernism that could only be Brazilian. Then she evolved a social consciousness that is a hallmark of the great Brazilian artists of the 20th century.
MoMA in Midtown, Manhattan
Daily
February 11 – June 3, 2018

Open Roads: New Italian Cinema 2018 screens contemporary Italian movies

Film Society of Lincoln Center
Walter Reade Theater
May 31 – June 6, 2018

New York City Ballet ‘Balanchine Black & White’ (Spring 2018)

‘Concerto Barocco,’ ‘Agon’ and ‘The Four Temperaments’
David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
APRIL – JUNE
END OF THE SEASON
Sunday, June 3, 2018

St. Patrick’s Cathedral ~ National Puerto Rican Day Parade Mass

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York
Fifth Ave between 50th/51st St
Midtown East, Manhattan
Spanish mass, Sundays
PUERTO RICAN PARADE MASS
Sunday, June 3, 2018

Grupo Niche to bring Colombian Salsa to the New York Salsa Festival

Legendary Colombian Salsa band, “Cali Pachanguero,” “Un Aventura…”
Barclays Center
Prospect Heights, Brooklyn
Saturday, June 9, 2018

REVIVAL: Contemporary Pattern & Decoration at Longwood Art Gallery

Pattern, Decoration, and the Body.
Longwood Art Gallery
Hostos College
Mott Haven, The Bronx
Monday – Friday
April 4 – June 6, 2018

2018 National Puerto Rican Day Parade Gala features salsero Ismael Miranda

Sheraton New York Times Square
Midtown, Manhattan
Friday, June 8, 2018

Willie Colón joins the 34th New York Salsa Festival at Barclays Center

Barclays Center
Prospect Heights, Brooklyn
Saturday, June 9, 2018

Wisin y Yandel bring their ‘Como Antes Tour’ to Madison Square Garden

Madison Square Garden
Chelsea, Manhattan
Saturday, June 9, 2018

Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2018, Filipino, Spanish & Venezuelan films

Filipino, French, Spanish & Venezuelan films.
Film Society of Lincoln Center
June 14 – 21, 2018

Tease NYC Pride

An evening of interactive burlesque with 1,200 women from across the country.
The DL
Lower East Side, Manhattan
Saturday, June 23, 2018

NYC Dance Week 2018 ~ 10 days FREE dance, fitness & wellness classes

June 14 – 23, 2018

Enrique Chagoya ‘Then and Now: Aliens Sans Frontières’

George Adams Gallery
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
April 26 – June 23, 2018

Pride Island 2018 is the legendary Dance on the Pier

Pier 97 (West 57th St)
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Swedish pop star Tove Lo
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Australian diva Kyle Minogue
Sunday, June 24, 2018

William Ropp ‘Tafari: He who Inspires Awe’ at Throckmorton Fine Art

Ethiopian body of work by a French photographer whose subjects seem to be looking at you.
Throckmorton Fine Art
Midtown East, Manhattan
Monday – Saturday
May 3 – June 23, 2018

Portugal’s World Cup ends in the Round of 16 with Uruguay

GROUP
Spain tie, Morocco win, Iran tie
ROUND OF 16
Uruguay loss

Mexico’s World Cup 2018 ends in the Round of 16 against Brazil

Brazil 2 – 0 Mexico
World Cup 2018 Round of 16
Monday, July 2, 2018

Peru ends its World Cup 2018 with a win against Australia

Denmark: LOSS 0-1;
France: LOSS 1 – 0;
Australia: WIN 0 – 2

Chris Botti, Italian-American Jazz trumpeter to play Blue Note Jazz Festival

BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Sony Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
Sunday – Monday
June 24 – 25, 2018

Ludovico Einaudi at Radio City Music Hall, Italian classical pop pianist

One of the Europe’s best-selling solo pianists.
Radio City Music Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
Saturday, June 30, 2018

Panama ends its 2018 World Cup Group G against Tunisia

Belgium: LOSS 3 – 0;
England: LOSS 6 – 1;
Tunisia: Thu, Jun 28

Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series 2018 FREE

June 11 – 29, 2018

Argentina’s World Cup 2018 ends in the Round of 16 vs France

GROUP Iceland tie, Croatia loss, Nigeria win
ROUND OF 16 France loss

Spain World Cup 2018 ends in the Round of 16 against Russia

Spain 1 – 1 (P) Russia
Stadion Luzhniki in Moscow, Russia
Sunday, July 1, 2018

Colombia’s World Cup 2018 ends in the Round of 16 vs England

Colombia vs England
England ties with a penalty kick and wins on a penalty kick shootout.
Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Louie Vega Roots NYC House Party at Cielo in Meatpacking

Cielo
Meatpacking, Manhattan
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Uruguay’s World Cup 2018 ends in Quarter Finals vs France

Uruguay 0 – 2 France
Stadion Nizhny Novgorod
Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia
Friday, July 6, 2018

Eugenio Merino ‘Here Died Warhol’ at UNIX Gallery

A similar striking sculpture of Picasso in state became a huge tourist draw in Málaga, Spain. A clever commentary on the commercialization of art, life and even death.
UNIX Gallery
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
April 26 – June 9, 2018

Mara de Luca ‘Talisman’, Italian – American art at TOTAH

TOTAH
Lower East Side, Manhattan
Wednesday – Sunday
April 26 – June 10, 2018

Celebrate Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of fasting and devotion

Begins with the first sighting of the moon.
May 16 – June 15, 2018

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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