Celebrate New York, take a seat and enjoy the show all summer long! Get express entry and prime seating privileges for over 50 shows in Central Park, and receive exclusive invitations to VIP events at select performances in parks across the city.
We are thrilled to have you join us for another summer of amazing concerts and performances at SummerStage.
Whether you are headed to Central Park or visiting us at one of our locations citywide – know where to go and what to bring!
Generous private support is provided by the Howard Gilman Foundation, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, The Thompson Family Foundation, The Jaharis Family Foundation, Inc., Horace Silver Foundation, The Dalio Foundation, The J.E. and Z.B. Butler Foundation, The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust, The Shubert Organization, and the Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation. Public support is provided by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, National Endowment for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts, and the New York City Council. Only in Queens Summer Festival is presented by Borough President Melinda Katz and NYC Parks. Additional support is generously provided by our dedicated festival audience and SummerStage Members. In partnership with NYC Parks. Benefit shows produced by The Bowery Presents.
City Parks Foundation’s SummerStage is New York City’s largest free outdoor performing arts festival, bringing free performances to neighborhood parks across the five boroughs. With performances ranging from indie, Afrobeat, rocksteady, and soul to contemporary dance, comedy, and R&B, SummerStage brings celebrated performers from around the globe to your local neighborhood. Since its inception in 1986, more than six million people from New York City and around the world have enjoyed SummerStage.