Guide: Festivals happening in New York City

Are you looking for somewhere fun to go this summer?  Look no further. Here is a guide for some festivals happening in New York City. Please check with the organization before heading out. Dates and times are subject to change.

ONGOING EVENTS

SummerStage Festival
Location: Central Park
New York City
Dates: June-October
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The Rooftop at Pier 17’s concert series
Location: Pier 17
New York City
Dates: July-October
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UPCOMING EVENTS

Fall Festivals

OktoberFest
Location: Watermark – Waterfront Bar
Pier 15, 78 South St.
Dates: Sept. 2-Oct. 31
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Cider Week
Locations TBD
Dates: Sept. 29-Oct. 9
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Harvest Festival
Location: Field 62 - 63 in Randall's Island Park
Manhattan
Date: Oct. 1
Time: 12 p.m.-3 p.m.
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Medieval Festival
Location: Fort Tryon Park, Manhattan 
Date: Oct. 2
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Boo at the Zoo
Location: Bronx Zoo
The Bronx
Dates: Oct. 2-31
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New York Comic Con
Location: Javits Center
New York City
Dates: Oct. 6-9
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The New York Coffee Festival
Location: Metropolitan Pavilion
New York 
Dates: Oct. 7-9
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Summers on the Hudson: Little Red Lighthouse Festival
Location: Little Red Lighthouse in Fort Washington Park 
Manhattan
Date: Oct. 8
Time: 12 p.m.-4 p.m.
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New York City Wine and Food Festival
Locations: Varies 
New York City
Dates: Oct. 13-16
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Brooklyn Crush Wine & Artisanal Food Festival: Fall Edition
Location: Industry City Courtyard 5/6
34th Street and 2nd Avenue
Brooklyn
Date: Oct. 22
Time: Two sessions - 2 p.m.-5 p.m.; 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
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The New York Comedy Festival
Location: Various locations
New York
Dates: Nov. 7-13
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Winter Festivals

New York Winter Festival
Location: W 42nd St, New York, NY
Dates:Jan. 9-Jan 14, 2023
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Editor's Note: This list will be updated monthly.
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PAST EVENTS

Pickleball Festival 
Location: St. Mary's Park
The Bronx
Date: July 9
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Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church Festival
Location: Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church
The Bronx
Date: July 6-17
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Latin American Foto Festival
Location: Bronx Documentary Center
The Bronx
Date: July 14
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Mott Haven Film Festival - Mini 2022 
Location: Kreate Hub
The Bronx
Date: July 23
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Seltzerland
Pier 36
Manhattan
Date: Aug. 6
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Brooklyn Rum Festival 
Location: The Brooklyn Monarch
12 Meadow St. Brooklyn
Dates: Aug. 13
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Summer on the Hudson: FlyNYC
Location: Pier I in Riverside Park South
West 70th Street
Manhattan
Date: Aug. 20
Time: 12 p.m.-5 p.m.
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Harlem Meer Performance Festival
Location: Charles A. Dana Discovery Center in Central Park 
110th Street between Lenox Avenue and Fifth Avenue
Manhattan
Date: Aug. 21
Time: 2 p.m.-4 p.m.
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Electric Zoo 3.0
Location: Randall's Island Park
New York City
Dates: Sept. 2-4
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Poetry Festival
Location: Governors Island 
New York City
Dates: Sept. 10-11
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Afropunk Festival
Location: Commodore Barry Park
Brooklyn
Dates: Sept. 10-11
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