Updated: Aug 3
New York City has finally made it to Phase 4 of its reopening and we couldn't be more excited.
What does this mean? It means that low-risk arts and entertainment including outdoor museums, nature parks, zoos and botanical gardens etc. are back. Pro-sports, like baseball, are also back but without fans. Social distancing and face coverings are still mandatory.
Indoor dining, movie theaters, indoor museums, shopping malls and gyms will remain closed, however there are so many things to do and see.
Here what is coming this week:
Sun, August 2, 2020: Paint In The Park! (Central Park Social Distance Paint 'N Picnic)
This event requires a mask and something to sit on.
Social distancing will also take place, therefore availability will be limited (only 10 people).
Painting materials and a canvas will be provided and you can take your own food and drinks.
Courtesy of Central Park
Time: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM EDT
Location: Central Park
84th St & 5th Ave., New York, NY 10024
Mon, August 3, 2020: MLB -Yankees Vs Phillies (no fans)
Courtesy of MLB
Time: 7:05 PM
Location: Yankee Stadium, Bronx - Watch on YES, NSPA
Tue, August 4, 2020: Taco Tuesday❗❗After work Sunset Cruise
Every Tuesday afternoon, until October 20th, you can enjoy the sunset, NYC views, music, drinks and much more on the East River. Mask is required, temperatures will be checked.
Courtesy of NY Parks
Time:7:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
Location: 2430 Fdr Drive Service Road East, New York, NY 10010
Price: $15 - $40
Wed, August 5, 2020: Juggling at Bryant Park
Join for a quick free lesson or just watch the jugglers testing their skills.
Anyone can join, mask covering is mandatory and keep 6 ft distance from other participants. Equipment will be provided.
Courtesy of Bryant Park
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
Location: Upper Terrace or Lawn
Thu, August 6, 2020: High Line - Free Timed Entry
The High Line is now daily open from noon to 8 pm. Free timed-entry passes are available until August 9, 2020.
In order to visit High Line, an online reservation is required through https://www.thehighline.org/visit/.
To facilitate social distancing entry point will be the corner of Gansevoort and Washington Street, and movement is in one direction, heading north from Gansevoort Street.
All stairs north of Gansevoort Street are exit-only.
Elevators at Gansevoort, 14th, and 23rd Streets are accessible to those with mobility access needs.
Face covering is necessary.
Courtesy of The High Line
Time: noon - 8:00 PM
Location: Corner of Gansevoort Street and Washington Street
820 Washington Street
New York, NY 10014
Fri, August 7, 2020: Virtual Yoga Classes
Hunters Point Parks Conservancy hosts programs and events for kids and adults. Among others, the Conservancy will be hosting 4 free fitness classes every week through September 4th.
All classes will be held via Zoom and are free, but pre-registration is required.
For more information and/or registration visit https://www.hunterspointparks.org/hppc-events/2020/6/16/virtual-zumba-class-ej4ls-7gtzz-66p7p .
Courtesy of Hunters Point Parks Conservancy
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
Sat, August 8, 2020: Quiet Clubbing Outdoor Party
If you are 21 & above you might want to explore this outdoor garden, where 3 DJ's will play live music all night.
A pair of Quiet Events Headphone and a glow in the dark gear will be provided. You can adjust the volume of the headset and switch between the DJ's with a switch tap. Food and drinks will also be available.
Mask is recommended.
Courtesy of Bryant Park
Time: 10:00 PM - 2:00 AM (Sun, August 9, 2020)
Location: Katch Astoria
31-19 Newton Ave, NY,
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