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Гарлем Неделя в ближайшее время

135th Street


Dates: Sunday, July 31st – Saturday, August 27th

What Is Harlem Week?

HARLEM WEEK promotes and celebrates the past, present, and future of Harlem! HARLEM WEEK is a series of Harlem events throughout the summer, that bring together all age groups and cultures to celebrate the unique and diverse essence of Harlem. This Harlem Festival & Celebration offers over 100 events throughout the months of July and August, attracting over 2 million attendees from all around the world to Harlem New York. Featuring: Outdoor and indoor music concerts, The Upper Manhattan Auto Show, Film festivals, Health Fair & 5K, Sporting events, Adult and children’s fashion shows, Youth programs and activities, Career fairs, HBCU Fair & Expo.


Alicia Keys showed up last year.

Sunday, July 31

“A Great Day in Harlem”

With an expected attendance of 40,000+ , “A Great Day in Harlem” is a day long family-oriented event.  Participants can enjoy an Outdoor Festival, Picnic, Fashion Show and Concerts, saluting Gospel, Dance, Theater, Latin, Rhythm & Blues and Jazz.  There will also be arts & crafts, food from around the world, vendors, exhibitions, corporate exhibits, career recruitment and much more!  Check out all of the “Great Day in Harlem” events below:

International Cultural Showcase

Featured performers: TBA Time:  1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Location:  U.S. Grant National Memorial Park – W. 122nd Street and Riverside Drive Admission:  Free

Africa Center Music Series

Featured Performers: TBA Time: 3:00 – 4:00pm Location: U.S. Grant National Memorial Park – W. 122nd Street and Riverside Drive Admission: Free

International Gospel Showcase

Featured performers: TBA Time:  4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Location:  U.S. Grant National Memorial Park – W. 122nd Street and Riverside Drive Admission:  Free

Fashion Fusion Showcase

Featuring cutting edge fashion from designers of color. Time:  5:00 pm – 6:15 pm Location:  U.S. Grant National Memorial Park – W. 122nd Street and Riverside Drive Admission:  Free

HMF Music Tributes

TBA Time:  6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Location:  U.S. Grant National Memorial Park – W. 122nd Street and Riverside Drive Admission:  Free

“A Concert Under the Stars”

TBA Time:  7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Location:  U.S. Grant National Memorial Park – W. 122nd Street and Riverside Drive Admission:  Free


Harlem Day This Weekend!

“Summer In The City” and “Harlem Day” This Weekend!

Read in Japanese

Food Vendors

Food Vendors

On Saturday, August 17th, it’s “Summer in the city”. Enjoy the fabulous “Fashion Flava Show” featuring the best in Urban Fashions, a Historic College Fair & Expo, an outdoor Film Festival featuring “Jim Brown; an American Hero” plus you can dance in the streets with the WBLS MasterMix Crew!

Harlem Kids

Harlem Kids

Part 1 – 12pm to 5pm

“Children’s Festival”

Featuring exhibits, games, arts & crafts, live music,

dance, free health testing, exhibits, and sports clinics.

W.135th St. (bet. – Malcolm X & A.C. Powell Jr. Blvd.

Dancing in the Street

Dancing in the Street

Part 2 – 12pm to 2pm

“Dancing In the Street”

W. 135th  St. (bet.  F. Douglass Blvd. & St. Nicholas Ave.)

Part 3 – 2pm to 3pm

The Fabulous Fashion Flava Show

Part 4 – 3pm to 5pm

“Uptown Saturday Concert”

Part 5 – 12pm to 5pm

International Vendors Village

Featuring Arts & Crafts, Music, Clothing,  Jewelry and more

Part 6 – 7pm to 10pm

Outdoor Film Festival

In Concert With Imagenation present:

“Jim Brown: An American Hero”

On The Great Lawn of St. Nicholas Park

W. 135th St. & St. Nicholas Ave.

Harlem People

Harlem People

On Sunday, August 18th, it’s “Harlem Day”! Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. They’ll be live entertainment, an auto show, exhibits and vendors all day long! Catch a “Health Village” filled with information on keeping you healthy, a small business expo & fair plus a special celebration of the music of Motown.

All weekend long enjoy a free children’s festival with games, music, exhibits and so much more it’s all free and right in the heart of Harlem on West 135th Street, Saturday, August 17th and Sunday, August 18th get there early!

Site I

W. 135th  St. (bet. 5th Ave. & Malcolm X Blvd.)

10am – 4pm

• Upper Manhattan Auto Show

12pm – 6pm

•   The NY City Health Village

Health testing, education and information

•    Upper Manhattan

Small Business Expo & Fair

• HARLEM WEEK /USTA Tri-State Junior

Tennis Clinics

At Howard Bennett Playground

•    5th Avenue Stage • 1pm – 7pm

Salutes to South African Music Legends

•  International Vending & Exhibits

Site II • 12pm – 7pm

W. 135th St. (bet. Malcolm X & A.C. Powell Jr. Blvds.)

• NY City “Children’s Festival” (Day 2)

Theme: “Back to School”

• On the YMCA Stage 12pm to 6pm

– Dance, Jazz, Spoken Word, Hip-Hop, R&B

Site III • 1pm – 7pm

St. Nicholas Main Stage

Ex Motown Artist, Gladys Knight

Ex Motown Artist, Gladys Knight

W. 135th St. and St. Nicholas Ave.

Celebrating The Music of Motown

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Mariah Carey To Perform on The Great Lawn In Central Park Today

Mariah Carey To Perform On The Great Lawn In Central Park On July 13th!


Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey

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Mlb All-Star Charity Concert Benefiting Sandy Relief To Star The New York Philharmonic With Special Guest, Global Superstar Mariah Carey

Free Ticketed Concert On Central Park’s Great Lawn Takes Place July 13th
Three Days Before Mlb All-Star Game On Fox
Mlb To Make $1 Million Donation To Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts
Free Tickets For Fans Available At Allstargame.Com/Concert Beginning June 26th

The concert, which will be free to fans but requires each attendee to have a ticket, will take place on the iconic Great Lawn at Central Park on July 13th beginning at 7:30PM.

The New York Philharmonic, which will be led by Music Director Alan Gilbert, will perform two sets of New York and baseball-themed music, including Randy Newman’s Suite from The Natural and the world premiere of Mark Isham’s Suite from 42. Special guest Mariah Carey will join the New York Philharmonic to perform a select number of her all time classic hits mixed with tracks off of her new album.

Fans can obtain free General Admission tickets at AllStarGame.com/Concert beginning June 26th at 10:00AMEastern. All visitors will be screened at security checkpoints before entering the Concert grounds. Fans that have tickets can enter on Central Park West & West 72nd street (Western General Admission) or 5th Avenue and East 72nd street (Eastern General Admission). Credentialed media can enter at 5th Avenue and East 84th street. Gates open at 3:00PM. No backpacks, alcohol, glass or metal containers, pets or blankets are permitted. A full list of prohibited and acceptable items is available at AllStarGame.com/Concert.