"In a city happily inundated with summertime cultural offerings, the SummerStage festival stands alone for its dizzying array of options, its local enthusiasm, and its general aura of awe." The New York Times


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Christian Cultural Center C3 Choir / Mr. Reed / Boots Step Team / DJ Styff

June 26 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

C3 is an innovative movement born out of a desire to serve an ever-evolving generation of youth. “At one time the Urban and Suburban experiences were uniquely different…what youth are exposed to, is not limited by their location,” says Pastor Jamaal. This belief led Pastor Jamaal to coin the phrase “Surban,” because “Technology has created a blending of the urban and suburban cultures.”…

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Only in Queens Summer Festival: Ginuwine / Mack Wilds / Kid ‘n Play / DJ Camilo

June 26 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Born and bred in Staten Island, New York City, Tristan Paul Mack Wilds does it all. The 26 year old singer, songwriter and actor made his TV debut at the age of 15 in Spike Lee’s Miracle’s Boys and wowed audiences as Michael Lee on HBO’s critically acclaimed drama series, The Wire from 2006 to 2008….

Family Day: Wycliffe Gordon & Friends / B-Love’s Hip Hop Jazzy Groove / Karisma Jay & AbunDance / Master Class: Samuel Coleman

DJ Gringo / Screening: Queen Nanny: Legendary Maroon Chieftainess

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

in association with African Film Festival, Inc. …

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Comedy Central presents: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Stand-Up in the Park

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Comedy Central invites you to a night of free, live comedy featuring all your favorite personalities from The Daily Show. …


Indigo Girls / Lucy Wainwright Roche

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Indigo Girls (Emily Saliers and Amy Ray) released their sixteenth studio album, One Lost Day, on June 2nd. Vast in its reach, but unified by the traveler’s sense of wonder, gratitude, and empathy, One Lost Day moves like a centrifuge, pulling the listener close to linger in the small moment, then casting out onto sonic currents. This is music of the past, present, and future — a boundlessness earned and not bestowed….

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Felix Hernandez’s Rhythm Revue / screening: 20 Feet From Stardom

June 27 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Felix Hernandez created and hosts Rhythm Revue, New York’s first and longest-running radio show dedicated to classic R&B and soul music. Now in its 30th year, Rhythm Revue has been broadcast by WBGO-FM, WBLS-FM, 98.7 KISS-FM, Sirius Satellite Radio and WTJM (Jammin 105). …