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 this week for August 20–26. And visit our events page for things to do throughout the year in NYC.

August 20–26

Aug
21

Sports
It’s SummerSlam Week in NYC

One of the league's biggest events comes to Brooklyn.

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Aug
23

Music
Charlie Parker Jazz Festival

Bird has been gone a long time now, but NYC celebrates the jazz legend with this annual festival.

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Aug
24

Performing Arts
Met Opera Summer HD

Opera’s biggest stars get their close-ups on the big screen during the Met’s annual HD Festival.

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Aug
24

Sports
Big3 Basketball

Ice Cube’s three-on-three basketball league holds its championship in Brooklyn.

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Aug
25

Festivals & Parades
Jazz Age Lawn Party

A nostalgic 1920s party with live music and colorful costumes.

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Aug
25

Music
AfroPunk Fest

The annual festival returns to Brooklyn with a long roster of musical acts.

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Aug
25

Sports
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day

Check out live music, interactive games and chances for kids to play against touring pros.

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