Your guide to Summer 2017 in New York
Larry Ruiz

In New York, summer is a three-month holiday and the city is celebrating accordingly. From river to island to park, the Big Apple is taking advantage of its natural resources to showcase amazing talent in gorgeous settings. Design a summer of entertainment using the guides below. 

Festivals and outdoor concerts: Forest Hills StadiumCentral Park and Randall's Island Park are just a few of the iconic NYC spaces hosting summer concerts.
 
Free family events: Ranging from a movie screening atop a battleship to jazz and classical in a garden to a big Brooklyn bday bash, the city's family-oriented events are real-life fantasies. 

Free concerts: Catch huge stars like Ed Sheehan and Lady Antebellum for free at one of NYC's free summer shows.