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Posted: May 23, 2022

The Best Things To Do Memorial Day Weekend in NYC

  • new york city
  • special events

For those of you actually staying in the city to celebrate Memorial Day, we've found some fun and patriotic parties, events, and activities happening all weekend long 🇺🇸🎆🌭

01

The Intrepid Summer Movie Series Kick-Off

Pier 86, W 46th St, New York, NY 10036, USA

01

The Intrepid Museum’s summer movie series returns to Hell's Kitchen, kicking-off on Friday May 27th with 'Crimson Tide' to commemorate the holiday weekend as well as the museum's 40th anniversary.

02

Sunset Memorial Day Weekend Yacht Party

E 23rd St, New York, NY 10010, USA

Sunset Memorial Day Weekend Yacht Party

Ever been in a three-story club that's floating on the water? Now's your chance to celebrate Memorial Day in style 🇺🇸🎆 Just off the coast of Grammercy Park, enjoy a night filled with music, dancing & delicious dinner–oh, and you can't forget the views.

03

Brooklyn’s 155th Memorial Day Parade

78th St & 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11209, USA

Brooklyn’s 155th Memorial Day Parade

78th St & 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11209, USA

Bay Ridge is host to one of the longest lasting Memorial Day parades in the country🇺🇸 Veterans, NYPD, and NYFD will march in honor of the fallen soldiers and their family members. Post-parade, there is a 21 gun salute at Fort Hamilton led by the U.S Army.

04

Side By Side Block Party: A Celebration Of Service

949 Broadway, New York, NY 10010, USA

04

Come to the Flatiron to celebrate our nation’s heroes and the strength of New York City with fun-filled games, a food festival, and musical guests, including a special DJ appearance by Questlove.

05

Green-Wood Memorial Day Concert

500 25th St, Brooklyn, NY 11232, USA

Green-Wood Memorial Day Concert

Bring a blanket, picnic, and all your friends and family to Sunset Park, Brooklyn to enjoy this much anticipated kick-off to summer concert ☀️🎶

Each year, the works featured commemorate those who served in the armed forces throughout our nation’s history, while also highlighting music by some of Green-Wood Cemetery’s permanent residents. The New York City Symphonic Band at Third Street will lead this year's triumphant return after a two-year hiatus.

06

Staten Island Memorial Day Flag 5K

Brookfield Ave, Staten Island, NY 10308, USA

Staten Island Memorial Day Flag 5K

Brookfield Ave, Staten Island, NY 10308, USA

Fundraise and support youth running while celebrating the fallen heroes and ensuring that the legacy of those that lost their lives in service of our country continues to be honored 🇺🇸

07

Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit

University Pl & E 13th St, New York, NY 10003, USA

07

On the sidewalks of Greenwich Village, browse tons of artwork displayed by the original artists including paintings, photographs, sculptures, eco-friendly art and plenty of other unique pieces.

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