Labor Day Weekend Local Events And Exciting Things To Do

Dated: 08/28/2013

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With the last 'official' weekend of summer approaching, not everyone can escape the city and run off to the beach to enjoy, what we hope to be, a weekend filled with sun, surf and BBQ's.  Below is a list to some interesting fairs and events taking place locally in the NYC area.  

Have a Happy and Safe Holiday Weekend!


Fourth Avenue Festival
Fourth Ave between 9th St and 14th St
11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sat. Aug. 31
(646) 230-0489 
www.clearviewfestival.com

World Trade Center Fair
Liberty St between Broadway and Trinity Pl. 
11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat. Aug 31
www.nycstreetfairs.com
Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit
University Pl. at 13th St to Schwartz Plaza at 3rd St.
12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sat. Aug. 31 - Mon Sept. 2
http://wsoae.org/visitorsguide.html
Brazilian Day Festival
Sixth Ave between 42nd St and 56th St
and 46th St between Madison Ave and Seventh Ave
http://www.brazilianday.com/en/
BROADWAY FESTIVAL
Broadway between Waverly and 14th St
11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun. Sept 1
www.clearviewfestival.com
NYC UNICYCLE FESTIVAL 2013
Governors Island
12 p.m. - 5 p.m., Sat. Aug 31 and Sun. Sept. 1
http://www.nycunifest.com/
CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF MANHATTAN
The Tisch Building, 212 West 83rd Street
Sunday – Friday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. $11
(212) 721-1223
ELECTRIC ZOO MUSIC FESTIVAL
Randall's Island Park
Fri to Sun. Aug. 30 to Sept. 1
A massive, awesome, loved-up throwback to the 1990s.
$179 a day or $359 for three
MET HOLIDAY MONDAY
1000 5th Ave. 
The Metropolitan Museum of Art hosts special programs
for families with children ages 5-12.
(212) 535-7710 $25, kids free
Singin' in the Rain 
Upper West Side
Lincoln Center
Film Center Amphitheater
70 Lincoln Square
2 p.m.
Introduce the kids to this wonderful Technicolor
musical comedy about Hollywood's transition to talkies.
http://www.filmlinc.com/films/series/family-screenings
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
South Street Seaport
Saturday 8 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Outdoor screening of Steven Spielberg's classic sci-fi flick
http://www.southstreetseaport.com/events/
Free Bike Rental 
Governors Island
Monday  11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
http://govisland.com/html/visit/biking.shtml
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