What to Do on Memorial Day Weekend

nycgo.com staff

Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial start of summer. You should celebrate by doing something fun in New York City. Here are some of our best ideas.

Aug
18

Sports
New York Yankees Baseball

One of the most storied and successful franchises in sports, the Yankees spawned such legendary players as Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle, and more recently Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez. The team plays out of the world-famous Yankee Stadium in the Bronx.

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Aug
20

Sports
New York Mets

New York City’s National League franchise is younger than the Yankees and has a reputation as a plucky underdog. Take in a game at their home field in Queens, City Field, where in addition to America's pastime you can enjoy some delicious food options.

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Aug
31

Arts & Culture
Shakespeare in the Park

Each summer the Public Theater presents two Shakespearean shows, with free tickets distributed in the park and other locations around the City. Shows take place at the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park.

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