New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks returns this week for its 48th season of FREE outdoor concerts in parks in each borough. The first concert of the beloved NYC summer tradition is Wednesday, July 8th on the great lawn of Brooklyn’s Prospect Park.
New York Philharmonic Music Director Alan Gilbert will lead the orchestra in a program including Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet overture.
Click here for the schedule for free New York Philharmonic concerts in Central Park in Manhattan, Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx, Cunningham Park in Queens, and the indoor location in Staten Island. The free NY Philharmonic concerts are through Tuesday, July 15.
The concerts in Central Park are Friday, July 11th and Monday, July 14th.
Concerts are at 8 p.m. Bring a blanket and a picnic dinner. And please be courteous to your neighbors — no loud conversations during the music, either person to person or on cellphones.
For the Prospect Park concert, Enter at Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Park West at 9th Street or Bartel-Pritchard Circle at the intersection of Prospect Park West, Prospect Park Southwest and 15th Street
- See the NYCOTC Summer Events Calendar page for a full list of NYC free summer events, indoors and outdoors.