The sheer number of events in New York City in summer is massive, so we're we're here to help sort through the season's biggest highlights. Start your summer off with Manus x Machina at the Met, an exhibition that explores how technology influences fashion. Next, revisit any of Lincoln Center's four annual festivals and other summertime favorites like Shakespeare in the Park, SummerStage, the Big Apple Barbecue Block Party and the Museum Mile Festival. It wouldn't be summer in NYC without the Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks or the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest. The season winds down with Harlem Week, Summer Streets and the US Open Tennis Championships. Read on for details of these and other amazing things to see and do in the warm-weather months.