New York August 2024

New York August 2024 Events

New York August 2024 Events

Average temperature low and high: 69°-84°
In August, New York is an arena of heightened activity. Temperatures hover between a humid 68°F and 82°F, and rain makes the occasional appearance, yet it is nothing an umbrella cannot handle. Harlem Week parties across ten days. A grand event imbued with themes of inspiration, legacy, and impact. If you are looking for more than just a walk in Central Park, the Summer Streets Initiative is in town for three consecutive Saturdays, Manhattan morphs into an urban playground between 7 am and 1 pm. Anticipate an invigorating exploration in New York.

August Event Calendar

New York Events in August


Theater & Headliners



Upcoming Events

Fri, Aug 02 at House of Yes DIRTY CIRCUS · Variety Show
Sat, Aug 03 at House of Yes DIRTY CIRCUS · Variety Show
Fri, Aug 23 at Avant Gardner DUKE DUMONT
Things to do in New York

Things to Do in New York in August

Go to a comedy club

Go to a comedy club
Laugh the night away at a comedy club and enjoy watching stand-up comedians crack jokes all night long! New York has a few comedy clubs to check out, like the Gotham Comedy Club in Chelsea, the West Side Comedy Club in the Upper West Side, the Comedy Cellar in Greenwich, and more. If you want to see professional, well-known stand-up comedians, check out the New York Comedy Club in Kips Bay.

Spend the day in DUMBO, Brooklyn

Spend the day in DUMBO, Brooklyn
DUMBO is a must-see neighborhood to visit in Brooklyn. With its hip cafe, trendy stores, and high-end restaurants, it’s the perfect place to spend the day. Make sure to check out Jane’s Carousel, the indoor carousel that has a breathtaking view of the Manhattan skyline; and don’t forget to take a picture under the Brooklyn Bridge!