Don't Miss: August Events
by nycgo.com staff, 07/18/2012
The Upper Manhattan Auto Show. Courtesy, Harlem Week
July 29–August 25
What began as a one-day tribute to Harlem has evolved over the past 37 years into a summerlong celebration of the community's rich economic, political and cultural history. From a college fair to children's festivals to the New York City Senior Citizens Day "Elders' Jubilee," there is a diverse range of events for residents of the neighborhood and beyond. Don't miss the official kickoff, "A Great Day in Harlem," on July 29 at the General Grant National Memorial in Riverside Park; Harlem Day on August 19; and the Percy Sutton Harlem 5K Run/Family Health Walk-A-Thon on August 25.