Lexington Open Streets
May 22 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Join summer fun at East Harlem’s Restaurant Row (Lexington & 100th/101st) and La Marqueta (115th, under the Park Avenue Viaduct tracks). All-ages activities include sidewalk chalk and games, an outdoor reading room, samba and salsa lessons, live music, artmaking and more.
Enjoy mini-pools and water play for the kids thanks FDNY Engine 53, Ladder 43.
Outdoor dining options in car free streets range from burgers, BBQ and seafood, to Mexican, Italian, Moroccan and Thai, to shops dedicated exclusively to chocolate mousse and carrot cake.
Apollo joins HARLEM WEEK’s at Home Dance Party online series with live DJ’s spinning underneath the iconic marquee. Join the party in person on 125th street or tune in from home at HARLEMWEEK.com. Musical conductors from The Harlem Connection radio show and Uptown Vinyl Supreme’s DJ Sunny Cheeba keep the party going from 5 – 7pm.
Explore a range of accessible and thought-provoking art, from historically significant to important contemporary works at this community-driven children’s museum inspired by the rich cultural history of Sugar Hill and the artists of the Harlem Renaissance. Look for all sorts of shapes in the playful current exhibit GEOMETRIES.
Join interactive Story Hour with special guest…More info