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What To Do In New York in August

What To Do In New York in August

5 fun events happening in August in NYC  


While there are hundreds of things to do a day, here are a couple of our favorite events happening this August. Food, dance parties, Shakespeare, and more. There’s never a dull moment in the big city.



Restaurant Week


Date: August 1 - August 18, 2018
Location: All over NYC


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It’s the final month of restaurant week in NYC. Make your reservations and try out the hundreds of restaurants that have lunch and dinner specials just for this occasion! Try something new, or go to that place you’ve been wanting to go to for ages. This is your excuse to do it.




Shakira Concert


Date: Fri, August 10, 2018
Location: Madison Square Garden


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Shakira Shakira! Grammy winning latin/arab pop singer Shakira takes it to the stage in a much anticipated concert. Her newest hit Clandestino has been a huge summer hit and we can’t wait to hear it live.



13th Annual Jazz Age Lawn Party


Date: Sat, August 25, 2018
Location: Governors Island


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A prohibition era themed party at Governers Island sounds like the most interesting way to spend a Saturday afternoon. 1920’s attire encouraged! You don’t want to miss out on what the New York Times thinks is the most memorable event of the year.




Stargazing on the Highline


Date: Every Tuesday till October
Location: High Line at Little West 12th St.


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Every Tuesday at dusk take a stroll on the Highline to find Amateur Astronomers Association of New York and their collection of impressive telescopes. Through them get up close and personal with the moon, stars, and planets.




Shakespeare in the Park


Date: August 1 - 19, 2018
Location: Central Park


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While this event is free, it may take some time and patience to attend. Before every performance at 12 pm, free tickets will be distributed at Delacorte Theater in Central Park. Lines may be long, but the show is worth it.



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