What to do in New York in July 2024

Highlight of the month

Boat tours in New York

Boat tours in New York Enjoy the cool breeze from a boat. The Circle Line Best of NYC cruise is a fantastic way to see Manhattan from the water.

Eric’s tips

New York in July has Yankees games, outdoor events and other great summer activities. Cool off under the trees and in the fountains of one of the city’s many parks. To see more of the country book a day trip to Washington DC, Boston or Philadelphia. View all events per day below.

Monthly events in New York in July 2024

  • Boat Tours by Day

    Boat tours are perfect for sightseeing in New York during the day.

  • Broadway Shows

    Visit one of the many wonderful Broadway musicals in New York.

  • Cycling in New York

    Biking along the two rivers and in Central Park, the most ideal way to see a lot of the city.

  • Dinner Cruises

    Combine sightseeing in New York with a lovely dinner and take an evening dinner cruise.

  • New York Mets Baseball

    Visit a game of New York's second baseball team in the new stadium Citi Field.

  • New York Yankees Baseball

    Want to visit a baseball game? The New York Yankees are the best baseball team!

  • Rooftop Bars

    Want to be on the top? Go to one of my favourite rooftop bars!

  • Whale Watching

    Have you always wanted to see whales up close? It is possible in New York!

Find events
1 Jul
Monday
Bryant Park Movie Nights
Watch movies under the stars in Bryant Park (free entry).
1 Jul
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
1 Jul
Monday
The Banksy Museum
Dive into the world of Banksy: With over 160 pieces on view, The Banksy Museum has the world\'s largest collection of the artist\'s work. For every street art lover!
2 Jul
Tuesday
New York Liberty vs. Minnesota Lynx
Start time: 19:00 | Basketball | Starting at $59.00
2 Jul
Tuesday
New York Yankees vs. Cincinnati Reds
Start time: 19:05 | Baseball | Starting at $22.00
3 Jul
Wednesday
Atmospheric jazz cruise
Enjoy an evening on the water with a complimentary drink and a live jazz band. Experience the illuminated Manhattan skyline and Statue of Liberty by night. This 1920s style yacht is perfect for a romantic night out!
3 Jul
Wednesday
NYC Donut Tour
Try some of New York’s most delicious donuts during this unique tour.
3 Jul
Wednesday
VIP Family Day
You are in for a treat! Tour the iconic FAO Schwarz Toy Store with a toy soldier before the doors open to the public. After some shopping, it's time for the fun Gazillion Bubble Show. Finish off the exciting day with lunch at the deli-diner!
Start time: 9:00
3 Jul
Wednesday
New York Yankees vs. Cincinnati Reds
Start time: 19:05 | Baseball | Starting at $32.00
3 Jul
Wednesday
New York City FC vs. CF Montreal
Start time: 19:30 | Soccer | Starting at $44.00
4 Jul
Thursday
4th of July - Independence Day
It's the 4th of July, American Independence Day, one of the most important holidays in the country. Join the big celebrations and admire the fireworks show!
4 Jul
Thursday
4th of July Cruises
Celebrate 4th of July on a cruise and enjoy the fireworks on a boat. Buy tickets here.
4 Jul
Thursday
4th of July Parties
On Independence Day, festivities are held not just on boats but also on land at various rooftop bars and observation decks with views of the fireworks. Here are the best 4th of July parties in New York.
4 Jul
Thursday
Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Champion eaters compete in the world famous Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest on Coney Island.
4 Jul
Thursday
New York Yankees vs. Cincinnati Reds
Start time: 13:05 | Baseball | Starting at $29.00
5 Jul
Friday
Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Raise a glass to the weekend and enjoy this lively happy hour cruise with some friendly New Yorkers.
5 Jul
Friday
Rooftop Bar Tour
The best way to explore New York's bustling rooftop bars, while skipping lines and marching straight past picky bouncers.
5 Jul
Friday
New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox
Free gift for the first 18,000 visitors
Start time: 19:05 | Baseball | Starting at $85.00
6 Jul
Saturday
New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox
Start time: 13:05 | Baseball | Starting at $91.00
7 Jul
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
7 Jul
Sunday
Whale Watching in New York
Have you always wanted to see whales up close? It is possible in New York! The cruise departs directly from Manhattan.
7 Jul
Sunday
New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox
Start time: 13:35 | Baseball | Starting at $88.00
8 Jul
Monday
Bryant Park Movie Nights
Watch movies under the stars in Bryant Park (free entry).
8 Jul
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
8 Jul
Monday
The Banksy Museum
Dive into the world of Banksy: With over 160 pieces on view, The Banksy Museum has the world\'s largest collection of the artist\'s work. For every street art lover!
9 Jul
Tuesday
Balloon Story Art Experience in New York
Prepare to be awed as the most imaginative balloon sculptures come to life in this interactive and fun exhibition. Open for a limited time!
Park Avenue Armory | Exhibition
9 Jul
Tuesday
New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals
Free gift for the first 15,000 visitors
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $18.00
9 Jul
Tuesday
Janet Jackson & Nelly
Start time: 20:00 | Concerts | Starting at $47.00
10 Jul
Wednesday
NYC Donut Tour
Try some of New York’s most delicious donuts during this unique tour.
10 Jul
Wednesday
VIP Family Day
You are in for a treat! Tour the iconic FAO Schwarz Toy Store with a toy soldier before the doors open to the public. After some shopping, it's time for the fun Gazillion Bubble Show. Finish off the exciting day with lunch at the deli-diner!
Start time: 9:00
10 Jul
Wednesday
New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $15.00
10 Jul
Wednesday
Janet Jackson & Nelly
Start time: 20:00 | Concerts | Starting at $54.00
11 Jul
Thursday
Manhattanhenge
Possibly the most 'Instagrammable' sky phenomenon of the year, as the sunset aligns with the east–west streets of Manhattan. Head to a rooftop bar for a spectacular view!
11 Jul
Thursday
VIP Broadway Night: Hamilton
Have a truly unique night on Broadway! Enjoy a cast party with a meet-and-greet with the actors and a 3-course meal. The icing on the cake: premium tickets to the show! Note: different show every week.
Start time: 16:45 | Nightlife
11 Jul
Thursday
New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals
Start time: 13:10 | Baseball | Starting at $19.00
11 Jul
Thursday
New York Liberty vs. Chicago Sky
Start time: 19:00 | Basketball | Starting at $72.00
12 Jul
Friday
Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Raise a glass to the weekend and enjoy this lively happy hour cruise with some friendly New Yorkers.
12 Jul
Friday
Rooftop Bar Tour
The best way to explore New York's bustling rooftop bars, while skipping lines and marching straight past picky bouncers.
12 Jul
Friday
New York Mets vs. Colorado Rockies
Free gift for the first 15,000 visitors
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $25.00
13 Jul
Saturday
Atmospheric jazz cruise
Enjoy an evening on the water with a complimentary drink and a live jazz band. Experience the illuminated Manhattan skyline and Statue of Liberty by night. This 1920s style yacht is perfect for a romantic night out!
13 Jul
Saturday
Broadway Sings ABBA
The Cutting Room | Concerts
13 Jul
Saturday
New York Mets vs. Colorado Rockies
Free gift for the first 15,000 visitors
Start time: 16:10 | Baseball | Starting at $29.00
14 Jul
Sunday
Broadway Sings Taylor Swift
The Cutting Room | Concerts
14 Jul
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
14 Jul
Sunday
Whale Watching in New York
Have you always wanted to see whales up close? It is possible in New York! The cruise departs directly from Manhattan.
14 Jul
Sunday
New York Mets vs. Colorado Rockies
Start time: 13:40 | Baseball | Starting at $25.00
15 Jul
Monday
Bryant Park Movie Nights
Watch movies under the stars in Bryant Park (free entry).
15 Jul
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
15 Jul
Monday
The Banksy Museum
Dive into the world of Banksy: With over 160 pieces on view, The Banksy Museum has the world\'s largest collection of the artist\'s work. For every street art lover!
16 Jul
Tuesday
Balloon Story Art Experience in New York
Prepare to be awed as the most imaginative balloon sculptures come to life in this interactive and fun exhibition. Open for a limited time!
Park Avenue Armory | Exhibition
16 Jul
Tuesday
New York Liberty vs. Connecticut Sun
Start time: 19:00 | Basketball | Starting at $55.00
16 Jul
Tuesday
Daryl Hall & Elvis Costello and The Imposters
Start time: 19:00 | Concerts | Starting at $109.00
17 Jul
Wednesday
NYC Donut Tour
Try some of New York’s most delicious donuts during this unique tour.
17 Jul
Wednesday
VIP Family Day
You are in for a treat! Tour the iconic FAO Schwarz Toy Store with a toy soldier before the doors open to the public. After some shopping, it's time for the fun Gazillion Bubble Show. Finish off the exciting day with lunch at the deli-diner!
Start time: 9:00
17 Jul
Wednesday
Foo Fighters
Start time: 17:30 | Concerts | Starting at $103.00
17 Jul
Wednesday
New York Red Bulls vs. CF Montreal
Start time: 19:30 | Soccer | Starting at $39.00
18 Jul
Thursday
Broadway Sings ABBA
The Cutting Room | Concerts
18 Jul
Thursday
VIP Broadway Night: Water For Elephants
Have a truly unique night on Broadway! Enjoy a cast party with a meet-and-greet with the actors and a 3-course meal. The icing on the cake: premium tickets to the show! Note: different show every week.
Start time: 16:45 | Nightlife
19 Jul
Friday
Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Raise a glass to the weekend and enjoy this lively happy hour cruise with some friendly New Yorkers.
19 Jul
Friday
Candlelight Concert: A Tribute to Taylor Swift
Church of the Heavenly Rest | Start time: 21:15 | Concerts
19 Jul
Friday
Rooftop Bar Tour
The best way to explore New York's bustling rooftop bars, while skipping lines and marching straight past picky bouncers.
19 Jul
Friday
Foo Fighters
Start time: 17:30 | Concerts | Starting at $130.00
19 Jul
Friday
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays
Free gift for the first 18,000 visitors
Start time: 19:05 | Baseball | Starting at $44.00
20 Jul
Saturday
Atmospheric jazz cruise
Enjoy an evening on the water with a complimentary drink and a live jazz band. Experience the illuminated Manhattan skyline and Statue of Liberty by night. This 1920s style yacht is perfect for a romantic night out!
20 Jul
Saturday
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays
Free gift for the first 18,000 visitors
Start time: 13:05 | Baseball | Starting at $36.00
20 Jul
Saturday
New York Red Bulls vs. FC Cincinnati
Start time: 19:30 | Soccer | Starting at $49.00
20 Jul
Saturday
Colombian Independence Festival
Start time: 20:00 | Concerts | Starting at $103.00
21 Jul
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
21 Jul
Sunday
Whale Watching in New York
Have you always wanted to see whales up close? It is possible in New York! The cruise departs directly from Manhattan.
21 Jul
Sunday
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays
Free gift for the first 18,000 visitors
Start time: 13:35 | Baseball | Starting at $29.00
21 Jul
Sunday
Blink 182 & Pierce The Veil
Start time: 19:00 | Concerts | Starting at $106.00
22 Jul
Monday
Bryant Park Movie Nights
Watch movies under the stars in Bryant Park (free entry).
22 Jul
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
22 Jul
Monday
The Banksy Museum
Dive into the world of Banksy: With over 160 pieces on view, The Banksy Museum has the world\'s largest collection of the artist\'s work. For every street art lover!
22 Jul
Monday
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays
Start time: 13:05 | Baseball | Starting at $18.00
23 Jul
Tuesday
Balloon Story Art Experience in New York
Prepare to be awed as the most imaginative balloon sculptures come to life in this interactive and fun exhibition. Open for a limited time!
Park Avenue Armory | Exhibition
23 Jul
Tuesday
New York Yankees vs. New York Mets
Start time: 19:05 | Baseball | Starting at $105.00
24 Jul
Wednesday
Atmospheric jazz cruise
Enjoy an evening on the water with a complimentary drink and a live jazz band. Experience the illuminated Manhattan skyline and Statue of Liberty by night. This 1920s style yacht is perfect for a romantic night out!
24 Jul
Wednesday
NYC Donut Tour
Try some of New York’s most delicious donuts during this unique tour.
24 Jul
Wednesday
VIP Family Day
You are in for a treat! Tour the iconic FAO Schwarz Toy Store with a toy soldier before the doors open to the public. After some shopping, it's time for the fun Gazillion Bubble Show. Finish off the exciting day with lunch at the deli-diner!
Start time: 9:00
24 Jul
Wednesday
New York Yankees vs. New York Mets
Start time: 19:05 | Baseball | Starting at $94.00
25 Jul
Thursday
VIP Broadway Night: MJ The Musical
Have a truly unique night on Broadway! Enjoy a cast party with a meet-and-greet with the actors and a 3-course meal. The icing on the cake: premium tickets to the show! Note: different show every week.
Start time: 16:45 | Nightlife
25 Jul
Thursday
New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves
Free gift for the first 15,000 visitors
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $26.00
25 Jul
Thursday
Billy Joel
Start time: 20:00 | Concerts | Starting at $1,043.00
26 Jul
Friday
Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Raise a glass to the weekend and enjoy this lively happy hour cruise with some friendly New Yorkers.
26 Jul
Friday
Rooftop Bar Tour
The best way to explore New York's bustling rooftop bars, while skipping lines and marching straight past picky bouncers.
26 Jul
Friday
New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $38.00
27 Jul
Saturday
Soccer Champions Tour - Manchester City vs. AC Milan
Start time: TBA | Sports | Starting at $154.00
27 Jul
Saturday
New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves
Free gift for the first 15,000 visitors
Start time: 16:10 | Baseball | Starting at $55.00
27 Jul
Saturday
Leagues Cup: New York Red Bulls vs. Toronto FC
Start time: 20:00 | Soccer | Starting at $54.00
28 Jul
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
28 Jul
Sunday
Whale Watching in New York
Have you always wanted to see whales up close? It is possible in New York! The cruise departs directly from Manhattan.
28 Jul
Sunday
New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves
Start time: 13:40 | Baseball | Starting at $41.00
28 Jul
Sunday
Leagues Cup: New York City FC vs. Queretaro FC
Start time: 20:00 | Soccer | Starting at $55.00
29 Jul
Monday
Bryant Park Movie Nights
Watch movies under the stars in Bryant Park (free entry).
29 Jul
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
29 Jul
Monday
The Banksy Museum
Dive into the world of Banksy: With over 160 pieces on view, The Banksy Museum has the world\'s largest collection of the artist\'s work. For every street art lover!
29 Jul
Monday
New York Mets vs. Minnesota Twins
Free gift for the first 15,000 visitors
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $31.00
30 Jul
Tuesday
Balloon Story Art Experience in New York
Prepare to be awed as the most imaginative balloon sculptures come to life in this interactive and fun exhibition. Open for a limited time!
Park Avenue Armory | Exhibition
30 Jul
Tuesday
National Cheesecake Day
This is the perfect occasion to taste one of the most iconic desserts: New York Cheesecake. I’ve made a selection of the best places to sample this treat in New York.
30 Jul
Tuesday
New York Mets vs. Minnesota Twins
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $21.00
30 Jul
Tuesday
Leagues Cup: New York Red Bulls vs. Pachuca FC
Start time: 20:00 | Soccer | Starting at $79.00
31 Jul
Wednesday
Atmospheric jazz cruise
Enjoy an evening on the water with a complimentary drink and a live jazz band. Experience the illuminated Manhattan skyline and Statue of Liberty by night. This 1920s style yacht is perfect for a romantic night out!
31 Jul
Wednesday
NYC Donut Tour
Try some of New York’s most delicious donuts during this unique tour.
31 Jul
Wednesday
VIP Family Day
You are in for a treat! Tour the iconic FAO Schwarz Toy Store with a toy soldier before the doors open to the public. After some shopping, it's time for the fun Gazillion Bubble Show. Finish off the exciting day with lunch at the deli-diner!
Start time: 9:00
31 Jul
Wednesday
New York Mets vs. Minnesota Twins
Free gift for the first 15,000 visitors
Start time: 13:10 | Baseball | Starting at $18.00
31 Jul
Wednesday
RB Leipzig vs. Aston Villa FC
Start time: 20:00 | Soccer | Starting at $67.00
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