What to Do This Week in New York City

nycgo.com staff

If you’re in New York City this week, good timing (this goes for just about every week). New York City is home to thousands of restaurants, museums and attractions across all five boroughs. Below, we’ve gathered some of the best events in NYC for October 15 through 21. And visit our events page for things to do throughout the year in the City.

October 15–21

Oct
19

Performing Arts
White Light Festival

The White Light Festival focuses on the spiritual resonance of music from different cultures with performances, discussions, visual art installations and even lounges.

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Oct
19

Performing Arts
BAM Next Wave

Drama, dance, music, cabaret and artist discussions come together in this Brooklyn celebration of the avant-garde.

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Oct
19

Arts & Culture
Archtober

For 31 days, the City's architecture design community opens its doors for more than 100 tours, lectures, films and celebrations.

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Oct
19

Film & TV
Margaret Mead Film Festival

This festival of international documentary and nonfiction filmmaking takes its name from famed anthropologist Margaret Mead.

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Oct
19

Sports
Brooklyn Nets Basketball

The Nets' black-and-white gear has become a staple on the borough's streets.

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Oct
20

Attractions
Bronx Zoo's Boo at the Zoo

October weekends get spooky at the Bronx Zoo, with seasonal events for little kids, teens and adults.

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Oct
20

Sports
New York Knicks Basketball

Manhattan's NBA team boasts a rich history that includes a pair of titles.

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