Fairs & Festivals



Feast of San Gennaro

Saturday, September 22–Sunday, September 23, 11:30 am–11:00 pm
Little Italy ~ Lower Manhattan
FREE
Celebrate Italian-American culture at the 92nd annual Feast of San Gennaro. Watch colorful parades, hear live music, try carnival style rides, cheer...

Intrepid Space & Science Festival

Sunday, September 23, 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum ~ Midtown West
NYC Resident Rate: $19, $17/ages 5-12
Meet astronauts, explore exhibits by NASA, chat with expert, stargaze on the ship and more during four days of out-of-this-world events at...

Latinx Arts Festival

Sunday, September 23, 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM) ~ Upper West Side
$11, $7/seniors, free/ages 11 months old & younger
Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month and recognize Latinx Americans’ contributions to art and culture. Create stamps and prints, inspired by the work...

World Maker Faire New York

Sunday, September 23, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
New York Hall of Science ~ Queens
$25/students & youth, $40/adult, free/ages 2 & under $100/4 people
This huge annual family-friendly festival of of invention, creativity and hands-on learning, showcasing the very best of the global Maker Movement is...

Queens County Fair

Sunday, September 23, 11:00 am–6:00 pm
Queens County Farm Museum ~ Queens
$10, $5/ages 12 & under
A traditional county fair boasts blue ribbon competitions in produce, livestock, arts & crafts, and more. Enjoy pie eating and corn husking...

Smorgasburg In Prospect Park

Sunday, September 23, 11:00 am–6:00 pm
East River State Park ~ Brooklyn
FREE
Nosh at the largest weekly open-air food market in America featuring over 100 local vendors. At what the New York Times calls...

Atlantic Antic

Sunday, September 23, 12:00 pm–6:00 pm
Atlantic Avenue ~ Brooklyn
FREE
The largest street fest in New York City offers over 500 merchants and vendors and ten stages of musical performances. Enjoy pony...

Autumn Moon Lantern Parade & Cultural Festival

Sunday, September 23, 12:00 pm–4:30 pm
Eight Avenue Brooklyn ~ Brooklyn
FREE
Enjoy cultural performances, arts and crafts and traditional food, and participate in a children's lantern parade in honor of the Chinese harvest...

Bear Mountain Oktoberfest

Sunday, September 23, 12:00 pm–6:00 pm
Harriman State Park ~ Westchester
FREE
Celebrate all things German at an Oktoberfest among pretty fall foliage with German food and beer, traditional entertainment, live muisc, local artisan...

White Plains Jazz & Food Festival

Sunday, September 23, 12:00 pm–5:30 pm
Mamaroneck Avenue ~ Westchester
FREE
Sample local vendors while enjoying outdoor jazz from Pete Malinverni & the SUNY Purchase Jazz All-Stars, the Jay Hoggard Quartet, Samba New...

Brooklyn Americana Music Festival

Sunday, September 23, 2:00 pm–8:00 pm
Brookyln Bridge Park ~ Brooklyn
FREE
Enjoy abroad line-up of original and traditional country, folk, roots, blues, old time and bluegrass artists in a scenic setting.

Viva Broadway Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

Tuesday, September 25, 5:00 pm–6:00 pm
Father Duffy Square in Times Square ~ Midtown West
FREE
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with performances from current and recent Broadway stars as well as special guest appearances.

Sukkot Family Celebration

Wednesday, September 26, 10:30 am–11:30 am
JCC Manhattan ~ Upper West Side
FREE
All are invited to celebrate the Jewish harvest holiday through art, stories, music, and more in the rooftop community-made temporary cabin covered...

Sukkot at the Brooklyn Children's Museum

Thursday, September 27, 2:00 pm–5:00 pm
Brooklyn Children’s Museum ~ Brooklyn
$11, free/ages 12 months & under
Celebrate Sukkot, the Jewish holiday where people all over the world build temporary shelters called Sukkahs and welcome friends and neighbors to...

Wafels & Dinges Factory Tour

Friday, September 28, 10:00 am–11:00 am
Royal Dinges Factory ~ Brooklyn
$25, $12.50/ages 5-18, Free/ages 4 & under
Go inside de Royal Dinges Factory, the commissary, production space, and headquarters of one of New York City’s most popular street food...

The Great Dumbo Drop

Friday, September 28, 4:00 pm–9:00 pm
Washington Street ~ Brooklyn
FREE
At this annual block party tradition, thousands of (toy) elephants are dropped onto Washington Street, Brooklyn's most photographed block. Enjoy food from...

Pajama Walk and Family Festival

Saturday, September 29, 10:30 am–2:00 pm
Pier 84 ~ Midtown West
$25/ adults, free/ages 17 & under
Don pajamas and walk to support children affected by instability in New York City and beyond. Enjoy a family-friendly festival to follow...

Hester Street Fair

Saturday, September 29, 11:00 am–6:00 pm
Hester Street Fair ~ Lower East Side
FREE
Founded in 2010 by three Lower East Side locals, this food and flea market draws from the diversity of the neighborhood and...

PS 452 Fall Fair

Saturday, September 29, 11:00 am–5:00 pm
PS 452 Schoolyard ~ Upper West Side
Free admission, fees for some activities
Celebrate the season and support PS 452 at an annual fair featuring bouncies, carnival games, crafts, a grilling station with tasty lunch...

Smorgasburg In Williamsburg

Saturday, September 29, 11:00 am–6:00 pm
East River State Park ~ Brooklyn
FREE
Nosh at the largest weekly open-air food market in America featuring over 100 local vendors on the Brooklyn waterfront. At what the...

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