Thu, June 1

Celebrate the end of the Jewish festival of Shavouth (Festival of Weeks).

RSVPs go live for River-To-River Festival events that require an RSVP.

The Blue Note Jazz Festival is at multiple venues June 1-30, 2017.

Rioult Dance NY, the Modern dance company of French choreographer Pascal Rioult, continues its Spring season at The Joyce Theater in Chelsea through June 4.

Mexican-born New York artist Alexis Portilla Poet in Space opens with a reception at Hollis Taggart Galleries in Chelsea at 6pm. Through June 30.

Fri, June 2

The New York Mets play the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

Sat, June 3

Uruguayan-born New York artist Alejandro Cesarco’s Words Like Love: Alphaville, First Scenes opens at Sculpture Center in Long Island City . Through July 2.

 

Watch the UEFA Champions League Final, Juventus vs Real Madrid with Juventus Club NYC at the Football Factory at Legends or with the Peña Madridista NYC supporters club at the Playwright Irish Pub 35th in Chelsea, at 2:45pm.

The New York Mets play the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field in Queens at 7:15pm.

Sun, June 4

Celebrate the Christian holiday of Pentecost.

The New York Mets play the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field in Queens at 1:10pm.

The 2017 Drama Desk Awards are at The Town Hall in Midtown at 8pm.

Cuban multi-Grammy® winners Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra play their weekly Sunday gig at Birdland in Hell’s Kitchen at 9 & 11pm.

It’s Puerto Rico Week.

Tue, June 6

New York Yankees play the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

Wed, June 7

New York Yankees play the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

Thu, June 8

New York Yankees play the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

The 2nd annual France Rocks Festival is at the David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center at 7:30pm. Free

The Pedro Giraudo Tango Quartet plays Tango Jazz at Terraza 7 in Woodside/Jackson Heights, Queens at 9:30pm.

Fri, June 9

Watch Brazil vs Argentina, a friendly soccer exhibition at 5pm. ¡Eu sou brasileiro! ¡Vamos, Vamos, Argentina!

New York Yankees play the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium at 7:35pm.

Spanish pop singer Camilo Sesto plays the United Palace Theatre in Washington Heights at 8pm.

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade’s Gala Banquet is at the New York Hilton Midtown.

Argentine Pop-Folk group Los Nocheros play Stage 48 in Hell’s Kitchen at 9pm.

Sat, June 10

Portugal Day, the national day of Portugal, is celebrated in New York City and Newark, New Jersey.

LAST CHANCE to see Paintings on Paper, an exhibition of renowned Cuban minimalist Carmen Herrera, at Lisson Gallery in Chelsea.

New York Yankees play the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium at 7:15pm.

The New York Salsa Festival brings Willie Colón, Eddie Palmieri, Tito Nieves, Grupo Niche, Fruko y Sus Tesos, Tito Rojas, DLG, Eddie Santiago, Frankie Negron, and Domingo Quiñones to Barclays Center in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn at 8pm.

El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico plays Puerto Rican Salsa at Madison Square Garden at 8pm.

Sun, June 11

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

LAST CHANCE to see the 2017 Whitney Biennial at the Whitney Museum of American Art in the Meatpacking District.

New York Yankees play the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium at 1:05pm.

Watch the 71st annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall or on CBS from 8-11pm.

Spanish pop singer Camilo Sesto plays the United Palace Theatre in Washington Heights at 8pm.

Cuban multi-Grammy® winners Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra play their weekly Sunday gig at Birdland in Hell’s Kitchen at 9 & 11pm.

Watch Mexico vs United States, a World Cup Qualifier at Estadio Azteca in Mexico City at 9:30pm.

Mon, June 12

The New York Mets play the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

Tue, June 13

The Museum Mile Festival is on Fifth Avenue from 82nd to 105th Streets, from 6-9pm.

The New York Mets play the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

Wed, June 14

The New York Mets play the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

The River to River Festival is June 14-25.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center June 14-18.

Thu, June 15

Celebrate the Christian Feast of St. Anthony of Padua, the patron saint of lost things.

New York City Dance Week is June 15-24.

The New York Mets play the Washington Nationals at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

Direct from Cartagena, Colombian native flute band Paíto y los Gaiteros de Punta Brava play the David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center at 7:30pm. Free

The New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks were June 15-22, 2016.

Fri, June 16

LAST CHANCE to see Landscapes, a photography exhibition of the work of Italian photojournalist Giuseppe Di Piazza at NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò.

The New York Mets play the Washington Nationals at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

Sat, June 17

The Paul Winter Summer Solstice Celebration is at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.

LAST CHANCE to see Disturbed Coastal Systems, an exhibition of Italian photographer Massimo Vitali at Benrubi Gallery in Chelsea.

LAST CHANCE to see an exhibition of Brazilian artist Lygia Clark at Luhring Augustine gallery in Chelsea.

LAST CHANCE to see Dutch artist Jasper de Beijer’s The Brazilian Suitcase  at Asya Geisberg Gallery in Chelsea.

The Confederations Cup world soccer tournament in Russia opens with Russia vs New Zealand at 11am.

The New York Mets play the Washington Nationals at Citi Field in Queens at 4:10pm.

Sun, June 18

Celebrate Father’s Day. Love you Dad!

Watch Portugal vs Mexico play a Confederations Cup Group stage soccer game at Kazan’ Arena in Russia at 11am.

Spanish Rockers Jarabe De Palo play B.B. King Blues Club in Midtown at 8pm.

Cuban multi-Grammy® winners Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra play their weekly Sunday gig at Birdland in Hell’s Kitchen at 9 & 11pm.

Mon, June 19

Celebrate Juneteenth, the day slaves in Texas were freed after the American Civil War.

Tue, June 20

The New York Yankees play the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

Wed, June 21

Celebrate the Summer Solstice, the longest day/shortest night of the year.

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

Celebrate the Parisian tradition La Fête de la Musique, an all-night street party of live music on the shortest night in the northern hemisphere, with Wax Tailor, Her, Ayo, and Ali.Niat at Central Park SummerStage from 5-10pm. Free

Midsummer Night Swing at Lincoln Center in the Upper West Side is June 27-July 15.

Night at the Museums in Lower Manhattan was June 21, 2016.

The New York Yankees play the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

Thu, June 22

Celebrate Cuban-American Jazz great Arturo O’Farrill’s birthday in Mexico City in 1960.

The New York Yankees play the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

Fri, June 23

Celebrate Gay Pride Weekend.

The New York Yankees play the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium at 7:05pm.

Sat, June 24

LAST CHANCE to see Mr Rollei, an exhibition of Fritz Henle the renowned German photographer who worked in México, France, and the Caribbean at Throckmorton Fine Art in Midtown East.

The New York Yankees play the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium at 1:05pm.

Watch the New York Red Bulls vs NYCFC at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey (Newark) at 1:30pm.

Dig Portuguese sounds from Fado to Contemporary with The Gift, Dead Combo, and Sofia Ribeiro at Central Park SummerStage from 5-10pm. Free

Sun, June 25

Celebrate the feast of Eid al-Fitr, the end of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month.

Tottenham Hotspur plays Roma at Red Bull Arena in Harrison , New Jersey.

The New York Yankees play the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium at 2:05pm.

Cuban multi-Grammy® winners Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra play their weekly Sunday gig at Birdland in Hell’s Kitchen at 9 & 11pm.

Thu, June 29

LAST CHANCE to see Le Gendarme Sur La Colline, an exhibition by Argentine-American photographer Alessandra Sanguinetti at Aperture Gallery in Chelsea.

The Pedro Giraudo Tango Quartet plays Tango Jazz at Barbes in Park Slope, Brooklyn at 8pm.

Fri, June 30

LAST CHANCE to see Mexican New York artist Alexis Portilla’s Poet in Space  at Hollis Taggart Galleries in Chelsea.

The New York Mets play the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field in Queens at 7:10pm.

The Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull Live! tour visits Madison Square Garden at 7:30pm

July 2017 Calendar of Latin things to do in NYC

New York Red Bulls are always top finishers

5-2-6 in 5th place, 9 points behind. New England Revolution visits Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey, Saturday, May 27, 2017

New York Yankees are in 1st place

25-16 in 1st place. The Kansas City Royals visit Yankee Stadium, Mon-Thu, May 22-25, 2017

Real Madrid wins La Liga. UEFA Champions League is next.

Watch the UEFA Champions League Final, Juventus vs Real Madrid, with the Peña Madridista NYC supporters club at the Playwright Irish Pub 35th in Chelsea, Sat, June 3, 2017

Eddie Palmieri is a living Latin Jazz legend

American Jazz saxophonist Donald Harrison “The King of Nouveau Swing” joins the Palmieri Quintet at Subrosa in the Meatpacking District, Mon, May 29, 2017

Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

The multi-Grammy winning Cuban-American bandleader plays his historic weekly Sunday night gig at Birdland, Sun, May 28, 2017

National Puerto Rican Day Parade is America’s biggest celebration of PR culture

NPRDP Education Leadership Awards are at Time Warner Center, Thu, May 25. The parade is Sun, June 11, 2017.

SummerStage 2017 presents free concerts of great Latin artists in NYC parks

Free concerts of Argentine, Brazilian, Chilean, Colombian, Cuban, French, Italian, Jewish, Mexican, Portuguese, Puerto Rican, and Venezuelan music and dance at NYC parks in all five boroughs June 21 – August 25, 2017

Repertorio Español, Off-Broadway Repertory in Spanish

This week Repertorio brings back Argentine comedy La Fiaca. It also presents Dominican plays En el Tiempo de las Mariposas and En el Nombre del Salóme, and Spanish plays La Casa de Bernarda Alba and El Quijote, Tuesday-Sunday, May 23-28, 2017.

New York Mets gotta believe

18-24 in 3rd place, 7.5 games behind. San Diego Padres visit Citi Field in Queens, Tuesday-Thursday, May 23-25, 2017

Santiago Calatrava puts Emotion into Motion at Marlborough (Review)

Marlborough Gallery in Midtown is exhibiting recent works by the architect of the World Trade Center Oculus, May 10 – June 17, 2017

Pedro Giraudo is NYC’s busiest Tango Jazz leader

The Argentine bassist and composer’s Tango Quartet plays Barbès in Park Slope, Brooklyn, Thu, May 25, 2017

Juventus reaches the UEFA Champions League Final

Watch the UEFA Champions League Final Juventus vs Real Madrid, with Juventus Club NYC at the Football Factory at Legends in Lower Midtown, Sat, Jun 3, 2017

Tango La Nacional celebrates its 19th anniversary with champions of Buenos Aires

Former New Yorkers Daniela Pucci and Luis Bianchi teach and perform Thu, May 11, 2017

RIOULT Dance is a veteran NY modern dance company that stays fresh

French choreographer Pascal Rioult presents a world premiere and Te Deum (1995) at the Joyce Theater in Chelsea, Wed-Sun, May 31 – Jun 4

En el nombre de Salomé, the Dominican women’s rights leader

Repertorio Español performs the 2017 play based on the Julia Alvarez novel about Dominican poet & women’s activist Salomé Ureña at the Gramercy Arts Theatre in Kips Bay, Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Transforms a Wall into a Connector

Seven performances at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center, Jun 14-18, 2017

Gilberto Santa Rosa is the Grand Marshal of the National Puerto Rican Day Parade

The Puerto Rican romantic salsa and bolero singer leads the parade, Sun, Jun 11, 2017

Italian and Puerto Rican nominees for the 71st annual Tony Awards 2017

Find out whether Danny DeVito, Jenn Colella, Santo Loquasto, and Ruben Santiago-Hudson win Tonys at Radio City Music Hall in Midtown, Sun, Jun 11, 2017

Dominican Film Festival in New York 2017

Uptown Manhattan, Tue-Sun, Jul 25-30, 2017

Iván Argote is nonchalant about power, politics, and history

The Paris-based Colombian artist’s show La Venganza del Amor (The Vengeance of Love) is the opening exhibition at Galerie Perrotin New York in the Lower East Side Apr 27 – Jun 11, 2017

Fritz Henle was “Mr. Rollei”

A retrospective of the international photographer’s 60-year career is at Throckmorton Fine Art in Midtown East, Apr 27 – Jun 24, 2017

Alessandra Sanguinetti looks at the policeman on the hill

Le Gendarme Sur La Colline opens at the Aperture Foundation in Chelsea with a reception Wed, Apr 26 at 7pm. Through Jun 29, 2017.

Carol Rama made Ugly Beautiful

Antibodies, the first New York museum survey of the Italian artist’s work and the largest presentation of her work in the U.S., is at the New Museum in the Lower East Side, Apr 26 – Sep 10, 2017

Carmen Herrera, a Minimalist’s Minimalist

The late career Cuban New Yorker is showing “Paintings on Paper” at Lisson Gallery in Chelsea, May 3 – Jun 10, 2017

Enrique Iglesias is the King of Latin Pop

The Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull LIVE! tour comes to Madison Square Garden, Fri, Jun 30, 2017

A Bronx Tale

Chazz Palminteri’s Italian-American coming-of-age gangster story at the Longacre Theatre has choreography by Tony-nominated Colombian dancer Sergio Trujillo.

Argentina is #1 in the world

Watch the Brazil vs Argentina international “friendly,” Fri, Jun 9, 2017

On Your Feet! is an inspiring musical (Review)

Emilio and Gloria Estefan’s Cuban-American success story, with Colombian choreographer Sergio Trujillo, plays the Marquis Theatre in Times Square through Jan 14, 2018

Hamilton is the most influential Broadway show of our generation

The show, written by Puerto Rican New Yorker Lin-Manuel Miranda, is at Richard Rodgers Theatre in Times Square

Drama Desk Awards 2017 for Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off-Broadway

Tickets go on sale Apr 4. Nominees will be announced Thu, Apr 27, at Feinstein’s/54 Below. The awards are at the Town Hall in Midtown, Sun, Jun 4, 2017

Lygia Pape “A Multitude of Forms” is Jeitinho art [Review]

The first U.S. museum retrospective of one of the most important Brazilian artists of the 20th century is at the Met Breuer Mar 21 – Jul 23, 2017.

David Rubenstein Atrium presents free weekly concerts

A discount ticket office and public space and that hosts free performances weekly on Thursdays and some Fridays

Grupo Niche is Cali Pachangueros

Colombian Salsa legends play the New York Salsa Festival at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Jun 10, 2017

Film Society of Lincoln Center

America’s leading film presenter screens great American and international movies every day.

Tito Rojas “El Gallo Salsero”

The Puerto Rican Salsa singer joins the New York Salsa Festival at Barclays Center, Jun 10, 2017

New York Salsa Festival is an arena of Salsa legends

Willie Colón, Eddie Palmieri, Tito Nieves, Grupo Niche, Fruko y Sus Tesos, Tito Rojas, DLG, Eddie Santiago, Frankie Negron, and Domingo Quiñones, and more at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Sat, Jun 10, 2017

Willie Colón was the bad boy of Salsa back in the day

He is back at the New York Salsa Festival at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Sat, Jun 10, 2017

Whitney Biennial 2017 trend-setting contemporary American art

See what’s now, including work by Mexican-American and Puerto Rican artists, at the Whitney Museum of American Art in the Meatpacking District, Mar 17 – Jun 11, 2017

Raúl de Nieves in the 2017 Whitney Biennial

The New York-based Mexican mixed media and performance artist is in the 2017 Whitney Biennial in Greenwich Village Mar 17 – Jun 11, 2017

Beatriz Santiago Muñoz explores Post-colonial ironies

The Puerto Rican film & video installation artist is in exhibitions at El Museo del Barrio Jan 11-Apr 30, 2017 and the Whitney Biennial Mar 17-Jun 11, 2017

American Museum of Natural History

The world’s largest natural history museum with over 33 million specimens, some of which are displayed in 45 exhibition halls, along with a planetarium and a library.

Wild Noise / Ruido Salvaje

Cuban art from the 1970s to the present is at the Bronx Museum Feb 17 to Jul 3, 2017

Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim

Examines the modern permanent collection through the eyes of key patrons who created the museum, Feb 10 – Sep 6, 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

Cerámica de los Ancestros: Central America’s Past Revealed

This exhibition of 150 objects from Central America at the National Museum of the American Indian has been extended through December 2017

¡Cuba!

An exhibition about the diverse natural environment of Cuba at the American Museum of Natural History Nov 21, 2016 – Aug 13, 2017

Blue Note Jazz Festival

Annual June Jazz festival features top Jazz and Latin artists
Multiple venues
June 1-30