Harlem Fine Arts Show 2018 is on this weekend

The 2018 Harlem Fine Arts Show is on this weekend at the historic Riverside Church.  Running through Sunday, February 18, the Weekend schedule includes the ongoing Art Exhibition and Sale, Youth Empowerment Day; Health Fair, More »

Shop Harlem Live Harlem Holiday Fair this Saturday, December 2nd

The 2017 Shop Harlem Live Harlem Holiday Fair is a great opportunity to shop local for the Holidays this Saturday, December 2nd at the historic St. Martin’s Episcopal Church on Lenox avenue in Harlem More »

Harlem Holiday Windows 2017

Harlem Holiday Windows 2017 kicks-off Wednesday, November 29th

Ready for the Holidays?  2017 HARLEM HOLIDAY WINDOWS are set to light up Lenox Avenue with two special events on Wednesday, November 29th at 6pm and Saturday, December 2nd at noon.  Both will More »

National Jazz Museum in Harlem Fall Benefit Concert

The National Jazz Museum in Harlem Fall Benefit Concert: Uptown in Autumn

The National Jazz Museum in Harlem’s Fall Benefit Concert will be held at the historic Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture this year celebrating Harlem’s nearly century-long support for jazz!     Guiding us More »

Celebrate HarlemWeen 2017 today!

Happy Halloween!  Today Harlem celebrates “HarlemWeen” — Harlem’s Halloween Festival. This free, family-friendly costumed festival takes place every year on the plaza of the Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. (Harlem) State Office Building from 3:00 More »

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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 uptown! 135th street from St. Nicholas Avenue to 5th Avenue will be blocked off from traffic to allow the festivities to take place

Casting for Little Apple series Monday, August 14th in Harlem!

After a successful Crowdfunding effort, the Little Apple series is getting ready to go into production in September. Come out to the open casting call Monday, August 14th in Harlem!


This Sunday, August 13th Sundae Sermon will kick off Harlem Week at St. Nicholas Park on 135th Street 1PM-6PM! Rooted in the legacy and Love of Harlem, Sundae Sermon celebrates and connects the diversity and power of community through music and dance culture, worldwide. SUNDAE SERMON NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT, NOW! Our theme  #FORTHELOVEOFHARLEM “Staying Strong & Happy

Sweet Spot Festival presents Soul Summit: The Harlem Edition

Get ready to party on the Pier this Saturday at the Sweet Spot Festival, this time teaming up with Soul Summit!  It’s gonna be live! Soul Summit: The Harlem Edition Saturday, August 5, 2017 2PM – 9PM West Harlem Pier 125th & West Side Highway A+B+C+D+1 Train to 125 We will be dancing, jamming, creating art

HARLEM WEEK 2017 events start this Sunday

Harlem Week 2017 kicks off this Sunday with “A Great Day in Harlem” at U.S. Grant National Memorial Park near West 122nd Street and Riverside Drive.  The FREE day long family-oriented event features Outdoor Festival, Picnic, Fashion Show and Concerts, saluting Gospel, Dance, Theater, Latin, Rhythm & Blues and Jazz. There will also be arts

50th Annual Loiza Festival in El Barrio July 28 – July 30

Presented By Los Hermanos Fraternos De Loiza & Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute, the 50TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL SANTIAGO APÓSTOL DE LOÍZA EN EL BARRIO will be held at East 109th Street Between 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue. Festival Santiago Apóstol De Loiza En El Barrio, fondly known as the Loiza Festival in El Barrio, celebrates

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