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MAY 2022


Haim at The Garden

HAIM will bring The One More HAIM Tour with special guests Princess Nokia and Faye Webster to Madison Square Garden on May 17.

American Buffalo

Nominated for four 2022 Tony awards including Best Lead Actor for Sam Rockwell. David Mamet’s classic about loyalty and greed returns to Broadway more explosive and pointed than ever, exposing a timely American truth: the hustle and the con are two sides of the same coin. This revival stars Tony® Award winner Laurence Fishburne, Academy Award® winner Sam Rockwell, and Emmy® winner Darren Criss. 

Ferry Hawks 

Professional baseball returns to Staten Island with the new Ferry Hawks team. Their waterfront stadium features spectacular views of New York Harbor and the Lower Manhattan skyline, and their $15 tickets and constant promotional nights (including "kids run the bases' and fireworks on Saturdays) make for a great family excursion. On May 1, Ferry Hawks utility player Kelsie Whitmore  became the first woman to start a game in the Atlantic League, playing left field. 

Hudson Yards Architecture Tour 

Exploring how the design of a structure or art piece triggers an experience for its audience. Topics include how design choices support the architect’s or artist’s objectives, as well as how their designs can open a path for its audience to engage with issues, each other, or themselves, on a deeper level. Highlights include The Shed and Heatherwick's Vessel.

Taste of Tribeca

Now in its 26th year, Taste of Tribeca brings together 50 of Tribeca’s best restaurants for one unforgettable outdoor food festival and public school fundraiser. Come join us on Duane & Greenwich Streets and enjoy dishes from restaurants including Bubby’s Tribeca, Duane Park Patisserie, One White Street, The Odeon, Tribeca Grill, and Walker’s, along with live music, family-friendly activities, and tours of local pubs and wine shops.

Cocktails and Culture at The Museum of the City of New York

Relive the electricity of the downtown New York's live music scene circa 1980 at the May edition of Cocktails & Culture. Legendary Punk/New Wave DJ Bill Bahlman will be spinning on the Front Terrace, while Pat Ivers and Emily Armstrong of GoNightclubbing present a music video lounge on a giant outdoor screen with iconic live video performances by the biggest names in punk, new wave and no wave.  Come see why the New York Times called Ivers and Armstrong “the Lewis and Clark of music video," as they share stories and clips of their favorite bands in an intimate Q&A.
Check out the monthly MC'NY Poets' Café open mic and enjoy delicious bites, themed cocktails from a pop-up café and bar, and visit the hit exhibition New York, New Music: 1980-1986.

The Butterfly Conservatory

Celebrating its 23rd year at the Museum, this popular seasonal attraction transforms the coolest day into a summer escape, inviting visitors to mingle with up to 500 fluttering, iridescent butterflies among blooming tropical flowers and lush green vegetation in 80-degree temperatures. 

Paint & Sip at The Seaport

Create a masterpiece, sip on craft cocktails, and take in some of the best views in NYC. Tickets include all art supplies, plus one free drink. 

Vegetarian Food Festival 

The internationally acclaimed, premier NYC plant-based festival returns.  In its 10th installment, the NYC Vegetarian Food Festival + Symposium will feature specially curated food and lifestyle vendors, cooking demos of delicious plant-based fare, world-class speakers, entertainers, chefs, classes, activities and more! If you are a proponent of conscious living, wellness, a foodie, or just curious about what a plant-based lifestyle has to offer, this is one event you don’t want to miss. 

The Moth GrandSLAM Championship

The Moth presents the NYC GrandSLAM, a battle of wits and words - fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking and all points between.

The Moth is dedicated to finding people from all walks of life to tell inspired stories. At The Moth StorySLAM, those people find us. On this night, winners from our StorySLAM series compete to determine The NYC GrandSLAM Story Champion.

Hudson Valley 

The Who at Bethel Woods

With more than 100 million records worldwide and lasting contributions made to rock music, Woodstock alumni The Who are considered to be one of the most influential bands of the 20th century.Their music provoked explosive change and spanned what many critics declare is rock’s most elastic creative spectrum, with Pete Townshend’s songwriting moving between raw, prosaic, conceptual, and expressively literate.  Their visionary sense of stagecraft headed by Roger Daltrey’s soaring vocal prowess is topped off by the band’s blistering rhythm section. 


STOMP, the international percussion sensation, returns to UPAC.  From its beginnings as a street performance in the UK, STOMP has grown into an international sensation over the past 20 years, having performed in more than 50 countries and in front of more than 24 million people. Throughout its life, the show has continued to change by creating new material; this year it will incorporate two new pieces.  It is safe to say you will never again look at supermarket carts  or plumbing fixtures the same way… or paint cans, or kitchen sinks or…

Craft Beer & Food Festival 

A two-day beer festival showcasing hand-crafted beers in New York State featuring live music by The Wallflowers, Almost Queen & more! TAP® NY returns for its 23rd year. Guests will enjoy unlimited sampling from 100 New York State breweries, an all-you-can-eat food court, not-to-miss live music, mechanical bull rides,  our first-ever stein-holding contest; and much more! 

Guild & Grange 

An artisan marketplace of craft wares, a gathering place for the exchange of ideas and skills, a weekend for neighbors to connect and nurture the cooperative spirit. Join more than 25 artisans from the Hudson Valley region and beyond in an open-air marketplace on the bucolic rolling meadows at John Jay Homestead in Katonah, NY.  Shop a range of skillfully made one-of-a-kind products, purchase culinary treats from some of our area’s best food trucks, enjoy musical performances by local bands, participate in workshops and come together for presentations and demonstrations for the whole family. 

The Lumineers

The Lumineers bring their Brightside World Tour to Saratoga Springs, with special guest CAAMP. 

Kingdom Faire 

Choose your side in an epic battle of royalty and rogues at Kingdom Faire, an immersive live event.  With unique craftsman, live theatrical performers, and the best acts from across the country, Kingdom Faire will immerse you in a world of piratical fantasy. 

Flip Circus 

Years of experience has given us the ability to create a new and exciting show with a modern, yet vintage feel. Imagine a show where your seat gives you an intimate, up close and personal interaction with the artists. That is Fl!p Circus!

NY Boulders 

Catch a NY Boulders baseball game. On May 22nd, there will be a fireworks show and kids get to run the bases after the game. 

Flower Moon Eclipse Gathering

Stay up late and experience the rare full flower moon’s total lunar eclipse from Boscobel. Explore the science behind this celestial happening and discover a 19th-century magic lantern show of Stars, Moon, Planets, and the Cosmos. Weather permitting, the eclipse on May 15, 2022, will be visible to almost everyone in North America. Boscobel’s iconic south view will be the perfect spot to witness the eclipse in a safe place. The eclipse will last several hours. 

Llamaste Yoga & Lavender Loofahs

Join us for a fun session of Outdoor Yoga, alongside Clover Brooke Farm's friendly Llamas and alpacas, followed by a hands on class creating your own Lavender Loofah.