The Africa Center in Harlem’s Community Day at “The Top of the Mile”

On Saturday, October 14th the Africa Center will welcome visitors to its “Top of the Mile” Community Day in partnership with el Museo del Barrio and The Museum of the City of New York. More »

Party On Park event in East Harlem Sunday, October 1st

Uptown Grand Central is organizing a great outdoor event this weekend when Park Avenue from 118th to 125th streets will be closed to street traffic and open to people! Come out to More »

Birthday Lena Horne

Happy 100th Birthday Lena Horne! FREE Concert and Celebration

Musa Jackson Productions announced that the 100th Birthday Celebration of the legendary Lena Horne will take place on Thursday, September 14th from 7-8:30pm on the Richard Rodgers stage in Marcus Garvey Park! All programs are More »

Harlem Week “HARLEM DAY” events this Sunday, August 20

The festivities continue during HarlemWeek this Sunday, August 20th with more fun uptown during “HARLEM DAY”   135th street from St. Nicholas Avenue to 5th Avenue will be blocked off from traffic to allow More »

Harlem Week “Summer in the City” this Saturday, August 19

It’s always one of the best days to celebrate during HarlemWeek, so come out this Saturday, August 19th and enjoy all of the “Summer in the City” events on this glorious day More »

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Museum of the City of New York and El Museo Del Barrio Uptown Bounce summer block parties

Join the Museum of the City of New York and El Museo Del Barrio for the fourth annual Uptown Bounce series of summer block parties. Dance to New York DJs, enjoy gallery talks, tours, and art workshops, and savor summer drinks and local food. The events are free and open to the public but pre-registration is required. Includes

The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents The Three Musketeers at Marcus Garvey Park

The Classical Theatre of Harlem is back this summer with their newest production, The Three Musketeers which will be presented for FREE outdoors at the Richard Rogers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem from July 9-30. Opening night is on Sunday, July 9 at 8:00pm!

Minton’s Harlem Jazz Pays A Tribute to Bud Powell

On Friday June 16th, Minton’s Harlem celebrates Jazz legend and Harlem’s own Bud Powell, a leading figure in modern jazz, also known as bebop, as was his close friend and musical compatriot Thelonious Monk. They both performed at the original Minton’s, and this special evening of straight-ahead jazz will feature three of the hottest young jazz talents – Theo Hill

JUNE 7 – Sip + Sketch at the WXYZ Bar in Aloft Hotel in Harlem

Join in on a fun figure drawing evening with a live model, sketching tips and trivia Q’s with prizes JUNE 7th during Sip + Sketch at the WXYZ Bar in Aloft Harlem. Each ticket includes one complimentary beer or wine. Paper and pencils provided or bring your own sketching tools, no drawing experience needed. WHAT: A fun

Shop Harlem Live Harlem Lifestyle Expo by Harlem Park to Park

On Saturday, June 24, 2017 MIST Harlem will welcome the Shop Harlem Live Harlem Lifestyle Expo, organized by Harlem Park to Park. DATE: Saturday, June 24, 2017 LOCATION: MIST Harlem (46 W. 116th Street btwn Lenox Avenue and Fifth Avenue) TIME: 11 am to 4 pm   Shop Harlem Live Harlem Lifestyle Expo invites you

Harlem Shake East Harlem presents Beer, Burgers, & Beats

Harlem Shake restaurant in El Barrio is getting the summer started early with their new monthly summer series Beer, Burgers & Beats launching this Friday, June 2nd!  Scheduled to take place the first Friday of each month through September, this event aims to encourage old and new customers to experience beer and burger combos curated by

Mafrika Music Festival in Harlem – Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Celebrating its 11th Year Anniversary this year, the 2017 Mafrika Music Festival presented by Burkinabé Entertainment will once again welcome all to this FREE outdoor global music and arts festival on Sunday, June 4th at Marcus Garvey Park. Mafrika Music Festival in Harlem showcases both traditional and modern international music and art. Come on out!

2012 Harlem International Film Festival – September 19-23

The 2012 Harlem International Film Festival will kick-off on Wednesday, September 19 at 7pm, when Kevin Iega Jeff and Gary Abbott’s dance company Deeply Rooted Dance Theater will present a live performance before the premiere of Theodore Collatos’ film MOVE at the Schomburg Center in Harlem. Tickets: $20 The five day Harlem International Film Festival (Hi) will

Coming soon: Harlem Engineering Incubator

City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering is launching a business incubator for student and faculty entrepreneurs. It Received a $1 million grant from philanthropist Irwin Zahn. The Zahn Center will include a fabrication laboratory paid for through a $440,000 grant from Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer’s office, will open in mid-September. The

Lakecia Benjamin – Ginny’s Supper Club

On Monday, August 20th, our girl Lakecia Benjamin is playing the official after party for the Charlie Parker Festival, celebrating its 20th year.  The City Parks Foundation will be presenting a variety of events, panels, and workshops leading up to the weekend festival to celebrate the legacy of Charlie Parker.  The show happens at Ginny’s Supper