Hey New Yorkers – it’s another Wednesday! Let’s make the most of this week in NYC! Join others going to these events and split the cab fare.
#1 US Open
The US Open is being held at Arthur Ashe Stadium from Friday, August 26th, to Monday, September 9th. Watch tennis pros Serena Williams and Andy Murray defend their titles against the best in tennis.
From Friday, August 23rd, to Saturday, August 24th, come to Marcus Garvey Park for some of the finest jazz musicians that reflect the essence of Charlie Parker. On Sunday, August 25th, the festival will be at Tompkins Square Park. Come and listen to jazz artists such as Matt Wilson, Jimmy Heath, and Kenny Garrett for an afternoon and evening of smooth music.
Afro Punk Fest is back in New York from Saturday, August 24th, to Sunday, August 25th at Commodore Barry Park. Experience one of the most multicultural festival around in the US. Skate around while enjoying live music, eating from one of the 24 New York’s finest food trucks, and moshing your heart away with fellow minded peers.
On Sunday, August 25th, come and join fellow New Yorkers as they go green in Times Square. There will be kid activities such as the recycle olympics, a variety of food assortment, and various green products for you to buy.
#5 Fringe NYC
Fringe NYC warps things up on Sunday, August 25th, if you have not had the chance come and check it out. There are various shows ranging from dramas, dance, comedy, and art. Make sure you do not miss out on one of the biggest multi-art festivals around.
~CWM ~Cab With Me is a free community-based cab-sharing site that connects people to share the fare and experience more of New York City. Let us know how you enjoy these events on Facebook (f/cabwithme) and Twitter (@cabwithme). Have fun!~
Other Fun Events:
ShakesBEER: Park Slope
It’s time to get your drink on in a Shakespearean fashion. Join others on Saturday, August 24th, as you go to four different bars in the Astoria, Queens area while also enjoying 4 different Shakespeare performances.
On Thursday, August 22nd, come to Green Wood to enjoy happy hour with beer from the Beer Garden at Brooklyn Historical Society. There will be live music, open fields, and $5 beers.
Electric Zoo begins on Friday, August 30th. Grab your tickets today.