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New York in April is perfect for a boat tour and a drink at a rooftop bar. In the evening you can visit a Broadway show or attend a sports game. And for an extra special experience you book a gospel tour. View all events per day below.

Monthly events in New York in April 2024

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20 Apr
Saturday
Car Free Earth Day
It’s car-free Earth Day on Broadway! From 46th Street to Union Square, there’s 26 blocks to explore on foot between 10:00 and 16:00.
20 Apr
Saturday
New York City Whiskey & Spirits Fest
Chelsea Industrial | Start times: 13:00, 18:00 | Festival
20 Apr
Saturday
La Rondine
Start time: 13:00 | Opera | Starting at $131.00
20 Apr
Saturday
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays
Free gift for the first 18,000 visitors
Start time: 13:05 | Baseball | Starting at $116.00
20 Apr
Saturday
Devin Haney vs. Ryan Garcia
Start time: 17:30 | Sports | Starting at $187.00
20 Apr
Saturday
NBA Playoffs First Round: New York Knicks vs. Philadelphia 76ers - Home Game 1 (Series Game 1)
Start time: 18:00 | Basketball | Starting at $534.00
20 Apr
Saturday
New York City FC vs. D.C. United
Start time: 19:30 | Soccer | Starting at $35.00
20 Apr
Saturday
Barry Manilow
Start time: 20:00 | Concerts | Starting at $124.00
21 Apr
Sunday
Atmospheric jazz cruise
Enjoy an evening on the water with a complimentary drink and a live jazz band. Experience the illuminated Manhattan skyline and Statue of Liberty by night. This 1920s style yacht is perfect for a romantic night out!
21 Apr
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
21 Apr
Sunday
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays
Start time: 13:35 | Baseball | Starting at $42.00
21 Apr
Sunday
NHL Playoffs Round 1: New York Rangers vs. Washington Capitals (Home Game 1 - Series Game 1)
Start time: 15:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $514.00
21 Apr
Sunday
Barry Manilow
Start time: 19:00 | Concerts | Starting at $75.00
22 Apr
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
22 Apr
Monday
NHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals: New York Islanders
Start time: TBA | Ice Hockey | Starting at $535.00
22 Apr
Monday
New York Yankees vs. Oakland Athletics
Start time: 13:05 | Baseball | Starting at $13.00
22 Apr
23 Apr
Tuesday
NHL Playoffs Round 1: New York Rangers vs. Washington Capitals (Home Game 2 - Series Game 2)
Start time: 19:00 | Ice Hockey | Starting at $420.00
23 Apr
Tuesday
New York Yankees vs. Oakland Athletics
Start time: 19:05 | Baseball | Starting at $15.00
23 Apr
Tuesday
New York City Ballet: All Balanchine
Start time: 19:30 | Concerts | Starting at $130.00
23 Apr
Tuesday
Metropolitan Opera: El Nino
Start time: 20:00 | Opera | Starting at $42.00
24 Apr
Wednesday
NYC Donut Tour
Try some of New York’s most delicious donuts during this unique tour.
24 Apr
Wednesday
New York Yankees vs. Oakland Athletics
Start time: 19:05 | Baseball | Starting at $8.00
24 Apr
Wednesday
Metropolitan Opera: Fire Shut Up in My Bones
Start time: 19:30 | Opera | Starting at $83.00
24 Apr
Wednesday
New York City Ballet: All Balanchine
Start time: 19:30 | Concerts | Starting at $130.00
24 Apr
Wednesday
Amateur Night at the Apollo
Start time: 19:30 | Concerts | Starting at $48.00
25 Apr
Thursday
Candlelight Concert: A Tribute to Beyoncé
St. Ann's and The Holy Trinity Church | Start times: 18:30, 21:00 | Concerts
25 Apr
Thursday
Candlelight Concert: A Tribute to Taylor Swift
The Opera House - Brooklyn | Start time: 21:00 | Concerts
25 Apr
Thursday
Speakeasy Tour
Discover hidden bars that transformed New York City's nightlife during the Prohibition Era.
25 Apr
Thursday
WDHA's Rock the Rock Fest: Staind, Seether & The Struts
Start time: 17:30 | Concerts | Starting at $33.00
25 Apr
Thursday
New York Yankees vs. Oakland Athletics
Start time: 19:05 | Baseball | Starting at $11.00
25 Apr
Thursday
Metropolitan Opera: Carmen
Start time: 19:30 | Opera | Starting at $141.00
25 Apr
Thursday
New York City Ballet: All Balanchine
Start time: 19:30 | Concerts | Starting at $95.00
26 Apr
Friday
Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Raise a glass to the weekend and enjoy this lively happy hour cruise with some friendly New Yorkers.
26 Apr
Friday
Rooftop Bar Tour
The best way to explore New York's bustling rooftop bars, while skipping lines and marching straight past picky bouncers.
26 Apr
Friday
NHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals: New York Islanders
Start time: TBA | Ice Hockey | Starting at $535.00
26 Apr
Friday
International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella - Finals (ICHSA)
Start time: 19:00 | Concerts | Starting at $38.00
26 Apr
Friday
New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $18.00
26 Apr
Friday
Metropolitan Opera: Madame Butterfly
Start time: 20:00 | Opera | Starting at $72.00
26 Apr
Friday
New York City Ballet
Start time: 20:00 | Concerts | Starting at $93.00
26 Apr
Friday
Billy Joel
Start time: 20:00 | Concerts | Starting at $581.00
27 Apr
Saturday
AirOtic Soirée: A Circus-Style Cabaret Dinner Show
HK Hall | Start time: 19:00 | Theatre
27 - 28 Apr
Weekends in Bloom at the Brooklyn Botanic
Spring is in full bloom at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden! During extended opening hours you can enjoy music and dance performances while admiring the famous (cherry) blossoms. Included in the general admission.
27 Apr
Saturday
Metropolitan Opera: Fire Shut Up in My Bones
Start time: 13:00 | Opera | Starting at $101.00
27 Apr
Saturday
New York City Ballet
Start time: 14:00 | Concerts | Starting at $93.00
27 Apr
Saturday
New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals
Free gift for the first 15,000 visitors
Start time: 16:10 | Baseball | Starting at $50.00
27 Apr
Saturday
New York City FC vs. Charlotte FC
Start time: 19:30 | Soccer | Starting at $26.00
27 Apr
Saturday
New York Red Bulls vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Start time: 19:30 | Soccer | Starting at $39.00
27 Apr
Saturday
Metropolitan Opera: El Nino
Start time: 20:00 | Opera | Starting at $84.00
27 Apr
Saturday
New York City Ballet
Start time: 20:00 | Concerts | Starting at $93.00
28 Apr
Sunday
9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk and Family Day
Annual event to raise awareness about the September 11 Memorial & Museum and to encourage volunteerism in memory of 9/11.
28 Apr
Sunday
Gospel on Sundays
Experience authentic gospel music in one of the churches of Harlem. This tour is available on Wednesdays too.
28 Apr
Sunday
Whale Watching in New York
Have you always wanted to see whales up close? It is possible in New York! The cruise departs directly from Manhattan.
28 Apr
Sunday
New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals
Start time: 13:40 | Baseball | Starting at $14.00
28 Apr
Sunday
New York City Ballet
Start time: 15:00 | Concerts | Starting at $93.00
29 Apr
Monday
Broadway Sings Taylor Swift
The Cutting Room | Concerts
29 Apr
Monday
Shopping at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Shop 'til you drop and get the biggest discounts at Woodbury Common Outlets!
29 Apr
Monday
New York Mets vs. Chicago Cubs
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $11.00
29 Apr
Monday
Metropolitan Opera: Carmen
Start time: 19:30 | Opera | Starting at $108.00
30 Apr
Tuesday
International Jazz Day
A day devoted to the magic of jazz with usually workshops, concerts, and jam sessions! In New York, you have plenty of chances to listen to jazz. Check out the city's jazz scene here.
30 Apr
Tuesday
NHL Eastern Conference Semifinals: New York Islanders
Start time: TBA | Ice Hockey | Starting at $681.00
30 Apr
30 Apr
Tuesday
New York Mets vs. Chicago Cubs
Start time: 19:10 | Baseball | Starting at $10.00
30 Apr
Tuesday
Metropolitan Opera: Madame Butterfly
Start time: 19:30 | Opera | Starting at $104.00
30 Apr
Tuesday
New York City Ballet: All Balanchine
Start time: 19:30 | Concerts | Starting at $131.00
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