Harlem Week: Outdoor Festival, Car Show, College Fair, Children's Fest
This Harlem celebration runs for the entire month with tons of family fun but the big events are this weekend's festivals.
Saturday August 18 11am-6pm
NYC Children’s Festival
Kids between ages 5 to 12 years and their family members enjoy storytelling, children’s entertainment (performances showcasing tap dancers, dance troupes, step shows, hip hop, theater, poetry, vocalists, etc.), arts & crafts, double dutch competitions, face painting, technology information, information on health services, and more. West 135th Street – between Malcolm X & A.C. Powell Jr. Boulevard
Sunday, August 19 10am-7pm
HARLEM DAY Over 90,000 attendees enjoy four outdoor stages of live entertainment, featuring “The International Roots of Jazz”: Reggae, Latin, Soca, Gospel, R&B, Hip-Hop, Rock, Blues and Calypso. Exhibitors and vendors provide delicious foods, creative arts & crafts, clothing and much more.
West 135th Street between 5th & St. Nicholas Avenue
The Upper Manhattan Auto Show is an exhibition of some of the most unique, collectible, vintage and new vehicles throughout the region. Awards will be presented in select categories. The “Sunday Caravan of Stars” begins at the “Duke” Ellington monument at 9am. Noon – 4pm
W. 135th Street – between 5th Ave & Malcolm X Boulevard