New York June 2024

New York June 2024 Events

New York June 2024 Events

Get Ready for Fun in the Concrete Jungle

Average temperature low to high: 64°-80°F
In its June glory, New York radiates warmth from the gentle sun, with temperatures oscillating between a comfortable 62.8°F and 76.6°F. It's a canvas of ceaseless activity, its vibrancy heightened by the sun-loving crowds thronging its streets. Among the city's diverse offerings, one finds a triumvirate of standout June events: the New York Mini 10K - an empowering showcase of women's athleticism in Central Park, the riotous pageantry of the Coney Island Mermaid Parade, and the deeply meaningful Juneteenth celebrations. Together, they intertwine with the city's ever-pulsating rhythm to create a June in New York that leaves an indelible mark on the memory.
National Puerto Rican Day Parade

National Puerto Rican Day Parade

There is no shortage of vibrant celebrations of culture in New York City. The annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade is one of the most highly anticipated traditions for New Yorkers and tourists alike—it’s actually the city’s biggest parade! This parade is designed to celebrate and promote the art, culture, and education of the Puerto Rican community. Head to Fifth Avenue to view the parade as it marches from 44th Street to 79th Street on June 11th, 2023. 

June Event Calendar

Roots Picnic

Roots Picnic

The Roots Picnic has become a mainstay in the City of Brotherly Love since its inception in 2008. The Roots are among the most respected and beloved bands in the hip hop and R&B genres, mixing both genres' elements into a unique sonic experience, and their style serves as the template for this festival. The best artists in hip-hop, R&B, and soul gather in Philadelphia to celebrate music and community.

The Songs of John Prine featuring Billy Prine & The Prine Time Band

Billy Prine and his band will perform their soulful renditions of his brother's, John Prine's, timeless music. Settle into the Paramount Hudson Valley Theater's intimate and amplified main stage for this show, which begins at 7.30 PM. Various ticket options are available online, ranging in price from $80 to $370.

HOT 97’s Summer Jam

HOT 97’s Summer Jam

HOT 97’s Summer Jam is the largest live Hip Hop music & culture celebration in America is returning to New York after nearly two decades. The event is set to take place on June 2nd at UBS Arena, featuring some of the biggest names in Hip Hop on one stage, including Doja Cat, Davido, and Sleepy Hallow. This year's lineup includes many first-timers, promising plenty of upcoming talent. Get tickets online.

 

Tribeca Film Festival

Tribeca Film Festival

2024 marks the 23rd anniversary of the Tribeca Film Festival. This film festival is presented by AT&T and brings together a diverse audience celebrating storytelling in a variety of films. Although the title of this festival states ‘film’, it also includes gaming, music, and TV work. Most of the creators are from independent companies, and Tribeca is a great platform to express and showcase this entertainment. During the festival, you’ll also get the opportunity to discover award-winning filmmakers.

Governors Ball Music Festival

Governors Ball Music Festival

One of New York's most-anticipated music events, the Governors Ball Music Festival, has been known for hosting a cornucopia of A-list celebrities and musicians across a variety of genres all in one weekend. With four separate stages and more than 70 acts, including surprise appearances, this festival attracts massive crowds of New Yorkers and out-of-towners from all walks of life who enjoy live performances, art installations, and plenty of good food and drinks. Headliners this year include Post Malone, The Killers, 21 Savage, and more. For this joyous festival, attendees can purchase 1-day or 3-day tickets and choose to stay at local hotels or in exclusive cabanas.

Jazz Age Lawn Party

Jazz Age Lawn Party

Kick off the 2024s with the sound of the Roaring 20s. Governor's Island is an excellent venue for this Prohibition Era-themed festival. Not only will jazz music fill the air, but there will also be vaudeville performances, dance lessons, a distinct drinks menu, and other special activities. Check the official website for tickets and more information.

Coney Island Mermaid Parade

Coney Island Mermaid Parade

Gather your shimmery fin and scale costumes, and don't miss the 42nd annual Mermaid Parade. It is New York City's most unique parade and the largest art parade in the nation. The parade's route will start at West 21st Street and Surf Avenue, roll east to West 10th Street, turn south towards the boardwalk, then turn west and head towards West 17th St. There will then be an official beach ceremony back at West 19th and Surf Avenue to officially open the waters for summer swimming season. 

New York Events in June

Concerts

Theater & Headliners

Sports

Nightclubs

Upcoming Events

Sat, Jun 01 at Avant Gardner CITYFOX REGENERATE
Wed, Jun 05 at House of Yes PRIDE + JOY : Variety Show & Gala! **benefit for Chosen Family Law Center**
Thu, Jun 06 at House of Yes LIFE ITSELF · Olivia Eskens Memorial Fundraiser
Thu, Jun 06 at House of Yes THE DROP with Tasha Blank
Fri, Jun 07 at House of Yes DIRTY CIRCUS · Variety Show
Sat, Jun 08 at House of Yes DIRTY CIRCUS · Variety Show
Sat, Jun 08 at Avant Gardner COSMIC GATE: NORTH AMERICA TOUR 2024
Sat, Jun 08 at Avant Gardner CLOONEE
Sat, Jun 08 at House of Yes BROOKLYN PRIDE · Lu Fortis · Whitney Day · DJ MK
Sun, Jun 09 at Avant Gardner BORIS BREJCHA: ANOTHER DIMENSION TOUR 2024
Fri, Jun 14 at Avant Gardner ELDERBROOK – LIVE AT THE BROOKLYN MIRAGE
Fri, Jun 14 at Avant Gardner HI-LO
Things to do in New York

Things to Do in New York in June

Visit Central Park

Visit Central Park
There’s so much to do and see at Central Park with the Belvedere Castle, the John Lennon Strawberry Fields memorial, and the Central Park Zoo there. Beatles fans can bring their own flowers to decorate the John Lennon memorial; bikes can be rented, and you can ride horse-drawn carriages to explore the park!

Go on a helicopter tour

Go on a helicopter tour
See the city high in the sky by going on a helicopter tour. There are many places that offer the tours, like Liberty Helicopters, Manhattan Sky Tours, Big Apple Helicopter Tour of New York and more. Prices vary, but they generally start at $169.