Looking for something to do this Labor Day Weekend? If you live in New York City or plan to be there, there’s plenty happening all weekend long. We’ve conveniently laid it all out for you right here. Now the only question is – which event(s) will YOU attend?
September 1st – 5th – The New York International Salsa Congress is New York City’s largest and longest-running Latin dance and music event where the world comes to dance no matter your style and/or age, whether you’re an amateur or professional dancer. This year is the 16th annual edition of the event held every Labor Day Weekend, and will take place at the prestigious New York Marriott Marquis, in the heart of Times Square, footsteps from Broadway theaters, museums and other NYC attractions. This year’s event is brought to you by a new team with the mission to take this event to the next level and pay tribute to the capital of the world, the MECCA OF SALSA, New York City.
Sunday, September 4th – Summer on the Hudson’s biggest event of the whole season—the West Side County Fair—is a full day of county fair magic in Manhattan with carnival rides and games, awesome bands, sideshow performers, aerialists, local food and merchandise vendors, cotton candy, and more!
The West Side County Fair is a great way to celebrate the winding down of summer with family, friends, and neighbors.
Monday, September 5th – Celebrate Caribbean culture and history at the lively New York Caribbean Carnival: Labor Day Parade, with dancers in colorful costumes, reggae & calypso music, Caribbean food, and vendor booths in Brooklyn. Admission is Free so go and enjoy!
Monday, September 5th – Hear great songs from stage and screen at Elsie Fest in Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk.