At a loss for something to do this first weekend of summer vacation? Here are a few ideas that will get you off the ground!
Start your Fourth of July celebration early here in The Bronx. This Friday, June 29 join the Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz Jr. in the 2012 New York Salutes America Firework Celebration at Orchard Beach starting at 6pm.
It is summer time but you feel like dancing or maybe going to see a show, how about enjoying daylight a little longer while dancing in the warm summer breeze during the SummerStage free performances presented by the City Parks Foundation.
Tonight, June 28, 7-9 pm at Soundview Park, Our Latin Thing: A Tribute to the Fania All Stars
Friday, June 29, 7-10 pm at St. Mary’s Park, Limón Dance Company with three original performances suitable for all ages.
Saturday, June 30, 4-7 pm at St. Mary’s Park, The Red Trouser Show for a day of circus tricks, acrobatics as well as face painting and other workshops.
Saturday, June 30, 7-10 pm at St. at St. Mary’s Park, A Kaleidoscope of Dance for a number of dance performances that the whole family will enjoy.
In the mood for a little theater? How about hitting the garden for a little Shakespeare, the Willis Avenue Community Garden here on E. 143rd Street.
The Theater Production of “Romeo and Juliet” on Saturday, June 30, 2-3:30 pm
Those of you who would like to dust off your bicycles and go out biking for some family fun, pedal your way to Van Cortlandt Park Nature Center to meet up with Urban Park Rangers this Sunday, July 1 from 11-12:30, for a cycling tour.