New York City Events August 2013


NYC Insider Guide August 2013 Events Calendar

New York City Events August 2013 include lots of outdoor Summer Movie and Film Festivals, such as Central Park, Rooftop, Intrepid Museum and Bryant Park. Other NYC August 2013 things to do include the U.S. Tennis Open, Giants, Jets, Justin Bieber, BEYONCÉ, Maroon 5, Kelly Clarkson and more in concert, Yankees, Mets and the famous Barney’s Warehouse Sale.

U.S. Tennis Open 2013


August 26 – September 9, 2013 Tickets on Sale in June

This is one of my all time favorite sports events. The Billie Jean King National Tennis Center is one of the nicest sporting venues there is, and the crowd is always amazing. Who knows, maybe you’ll catch an 11 hour tennis match this year?

Read the complete NYC Insider Guide to the US Tennis Open, with discount tickets, hotel packages, schedule, seating chart and more!

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New York Yankees Baseball August Tickets and Schedule

Our 27-Time World Series Champions and 2012 AL East Champions return to our 5th Season at the new Yankees Stadium. With our favorites, Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera and A-Rod, there are few things in NYC better than a Yankees game, an old-fashioned hot dog and our new Yankee Stadium – hosting 81 Home Games this season. More about NY Yankees Tickets and Yankee Stadium.

NY Yankees Schedule – Home Games August 2013

New York Yankee TicketsFri, 8/9 vs Tigers 7:05pm Sat, 8/10 vs Tigers 1:05pm Sun, 8/11 vs Tigers TBD Mon, 8/12 vs Angels 7:05pm Tue, 8/13 vs Angels 7:05pm Wed, 8/14 vs Angels 7:05pm Thu, 8/15 vs Angels 1:05pm Tue, 8/20 vs Blue Jays 7:05pm Wed, 8/21 vs Blue Jays 7:05pm Thu, 8/22 vs Blue Jays 1:05pm Fri, 8/30 vs Orioles 7:05pm Sat, 8/31 vs Orioles 1:05pm

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New York Mets Baseball August Tickets and Schedule

Catch NYC’s National baseball team in action at Citi Field (home of the MLB All Star Game on July 16, 2013). The Mets are led by third baseman David Wright and a core of young talent that includes Ike Davis and Ruben Tejada.

Tickets are easy to get and the new Citi Field is one of the best stadiums in all of baseball. Take the easy 30 minute subway from Times Square or Grand Central to Citi Field, grab a burger from Shake Shack and get ready to see some baseball action. Check out the NYC Insider Guide to New York Mets Tickets, Schedule and Directions.

NY Mets Schedule – Home Games August 2013

New York Mets ScheduleFri, 8/2 vs Royals 7:10pm Sat, 8/3 vs Royals 1:10pm Sun, 8/4 vs Royals 1:10pm Tue, 8/6 vs Rockies 7:10pm Wed, 8/7 vs Rockies 7:10pm Thu, 8/8 vs Rockies 12:10pm Tue, 8/20 vs Braves 7:10pm Wed, 8/21 vs Braves 1:10pm Fri, 8/23 vs Tigers 7:10pm Sat, 8/24 vs Tigers 7:10pm Sun, 8/25 vs Tigers 1:10pm Mon, 8/26 vs Phillies 7:10pm Tue, 8/27 vs Phillies 7:10pm Wed, 8/28 vs Phillies 7:10pm Thu, 8/29 vs Phillies 1:10pm

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August New York City Concerts and Shows

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Half Price Tickets for New York City Events August

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August NYC Half Price Tickets:

  • Mamma Mia!: The Hit ABBA Musical on Broadway
  • Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark
  • New York Yankees, New York Mets
  • Chinatown and Little Italy Food Walking Tour
  • NY Harbor Tall Ship Cruises
  • Circle Line Shark Speedboat Thrill Ride
  • Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
  • Luxury Bus Day Trips to the Hamptons
  • Groove Buffet: An R&B/Motown/Soul Revue at B.B. King’s
  • Acrobatic Urban Circus Traces – As Seen on America’s Got Talent
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    Annual Downtown Dance Festival, Battery Park

    NYC Downtown Dance Festival © Photo by Richard Termine

    August 10-16, 2013

    Battery Park and One New York Plaza

    Always part of New York City Events August, The Battery Dance Company celebrates the 32nd Anniversary of the Downtown Dance Festival with 9 days of programming at multiple venues. The Festival will feature a vibrant mix of companies from New York and abroad, providing a unique opportunity for both professional and emerging dancers and choreographers to present original works of high artistic merit in a free public forum. More on the FREE Downtown Dance Festival.

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    New York Giants Football Schedule and Tickets

    Come see the NEW YORK GIANTS – 2012 XLVI SUPERBOWL CHAMPIONS and FOUR TIME SUPERBOWL WINNERS in action. Check out the New Giants MetLife Stadium, home of the 2014 Superbowl, and take the super-easy train to the game! See our star quarterback, Eli Manning, wide receiver, Hakeem Nicks along with our salsa-dancing Victor Cruz. Although they have the NFL’s toughest schedule, the Giants are serious AFC contenders and a thrill to watch! Tickets start at just $40 per game! More Info: New York Giants Tickets, Schedule and Directions.

    NY Giants Schedule – Home Games 2013

    New York Giants TicketsSunday, August 18, 7 p.m. vs. Colts, (Pre-Season) Saturday, Aug. 24, 7 p.m. Giants vs. Jets, (Pre-Season) Sunday, Sept. 15, 4:25 p.m. vs. BRONCOS, (CBS) Sunday, Oct. 6, 1 p.m. vs. EAGLES, (FOX) Monday, Oct. 21, 8:40 p.m. vs. VIKINGS, (ESPN) Sunday, Nov. 10, 1 p.m. vs. RAIDERS, (CBS) Sunday, Nov. 17, 8:30 p.m. vs. PACKERS, (NBC) Sunday, Nov. 24, 4:25 p.m. COWBOYS, (FOX) Sunday, Dec. 15, 1 p.m. vs. SEAHAWKS, (FOX) Sunday, Dec. 29, 1 p.m. vs. REDSKINS, (FOX)

    SUPER BOWL XLVIIIFeb 2, 2014  – MetLife Stadium

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    New York Jets Football Schedule and Tickets

    Get your New York Jets Tickets to see our star Quarterback Mark Sanchez live in action at the New MetLife Stadium, shared with the NY Giants and home of the 2014 Super Bowl. New York Jets tickets are a bit more available than Giants tickets, and you can even get some at a discount with no fees! NYC’s American football team is sure to provide some great football action this season, and the defense with Darrelle Revis and Bart Scott is as good as there is in the NFL.

    NY Jets Schedule – Home Games 2013

    New York Jets Symbol8/17 Sunday vs. Jacksonville, 7:30pm (Pre-Season) 8/24 Sunday at Giants, 7:00pm (Pre-Season, Giants are home) 8/29 Sunday vs Philadephia, 7:00pm (Pre-Season) 9/8 Sunday TAMPA BAY 1:00 p.m. FOX 9/22 Sunday BUFFALO 4:25 p.m. CBS 10/13 Sunday PITTSBURGH 1:00 p.m. CBS 10/20 Sunday NEW ENGLAND 1:00 p.m. CBS 11/3 Sunday NEW ORLEANS 1:00 p.m. FOX 12/1 Sunday MIAMI 1:00 p.m.* CBS 12/8 Sunday OAKLAND 1:00 p.m.* CBS 12/22 Sunday CLEVELAND 1:00 p.m.* CBS

    SUPER BOWL XLVIIIFeb 2, 2014  – MetLife Stadium

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    Annual Central Park Film Festival FREE

    Central Park Film Festival

    Central Park Film Festival

    August 22-26, 2013

    Every year in August, Central Park hosts a week of evening film screenings in the landscape just north of Sheep Meadow and south of the 72nd St. Cross Drive. Attending the Central Park Film Festival is free, the gates open at 6:30pm and movies start at 8pm.

    This year, it’s Viewer’s Choice, and these are the movies we voted in:

    • Thursday, August 22: West Side Story (not rated)
    • Friday, August 23: Hook (PG)
    • Saturday, August 24: Silver Linings Playbook (R)
    • Sunday, August 25: The Shining (R)
    • Monday, August 26: Raiders of the Lost Ark (PG)

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    Metropolitan Opera – Summer HD Festival FREE

    Metropolitan Opera Summer HD Festival Metropolitan Opera Live Outdoor Summer SeriesAugust 24 – September 2, 2013

    The popular Summer HD Festival returns for a fourth year, featuring ten consecutive nights of free encore screenings of Met’s Grammy, Peabody, and Emmy Award-winning Live in HD series on a large screen in Lincoln Center Plaza. Titles and starting times for the screenings will be announced closer to the festival date. No tickets are required for the festival. More than 3,100 seats will be available each night, plus space for overflow crowds on the plaza..

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    Barney’s New York Warehouse Sale

    Barney's New York Warehouse Sale August 22 – September 2, 2013 Metropolitan Pavilion Gallery 123 West 18th Street, 4th Floor New York, NY

    Run and grab up everything! This is the famous Barneys New York Sale (maybe you saw it on the TV show, Will and Grace?). Shoes, clothes, bags – all at least 50% off, usually more. More Info on NYC Sample Sales

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    Prior New York City Events August (stay tuned for possible updates):

    Air Force Week – August 19-21, 2012. The Air Force Week program is a rare opportunity for Americans to get an up-close and personal look at many different aspects of the Air Force.  From earth-shaking flyovers to meeting Airmen from your hometown, Air Force week offers something for everybody.

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