Kick off the holiday weekend early with the annual Boardwalk Festival and Fireworks Extravaganza at Orchard Beach tonight, Thursday June 30. The fun begins at 6! Come enjoy free music, food, and, of course, fireworks. The big show is expected to stary between 8:45 and 9 p.m., but be sure to get there early so you can get a good view! For more info visit ilovethebronx.com.
Other events this weekend:
First Fridays at Bronx Museum of the Arts
Friday July 1: Head over to the Bronx Museum of the Arts around 6 pm to celebrate the first Friday of the month with with film, art performances, music and other special events.For more information please call 718.681.6000 or log onto bronxmuseum.org
Bronx Opera: Don Giovanni
Friday July 1: The Bronx Opera presents "Don Giovanni" at 7 p.m. in the Lovinger Theatre at Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park Blvd.
SummerStage:Pasión y Arte with On Tap
Friday July 1: Dance Master Class by Elba Hevia y Vaca at 7 p.m. (all levels welcomed) at St. Mary's Park. Performance to follow at 8 p.m. Part of City Parks Foundation's SummerStage, New York’s largest free performing arts festival. The festival runs from June 28 to July 19 in the Bronx and will present free performances ranging from a wide collection of Latin, Caribbean and hip-hop music to dance and theater. Visit SummerStage.org for more festival information.
For more Bronx events, check out our event calendar below:
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