4 Fun Things to Do in Lower Manhattan This September 2017
Labor Day Weekend has come and gone but summer isn’t officially over yet. If you’re feeling unfulfilled about spending as much of your free time dedicated to summer-related activities, fear not as Downtown is still embracing the season. From music festivals to 5Ks, check out these four recommended events and activities for September.
Seaport Music Festival
(South Street Seaport, Pier 17, September 7 – 10; times vary)
Over the past 15 years, the Seaport Music Festival has become a gateway for new bands to make their debut in none other than the center of the universe, New York City. In continuation of this tradition, the free, open-air concert series will host another batch of up-and-coming bands September 7th through the 10th. Check out their website for lineup details.
(Wagner Park, Battery Park City; Wednesdays 6 – 7pm)
Every Wednesday from 6 – 7pm, join fellow Lower Manhattan denizens for a free yoga class with breathtaking views of the Statue of Liberty and Brooklyn. Just remember to bring your own mat.
Edible Tour of Eataly NYC Downtown
(Eataly Downtown, September 21; 10:30 – 12:00pm)
Eataly invites you to join them on a walking tour of their newest New York City location in Downtown. Learn about Italian heritage, local Italian goods and even sample authentic bites along the way. Why travel to Italy when you can visit the next best thing at Eataly?
Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk
(Albany and Greenwich Street, September 24; 6 – 10am)
Walk, run and honor the 343 FDNY firefighters, 71 law enforcement officers and thousands of civilians who lost their lives on 9/11 in this year’s Tunnel to Towers 5K. Proceeds from the event will support the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, including first responders and injured service members.
Where do I discover other area happenings?
Q&A Residential Hotel, located at the iconic 70 Pine in Lower Manhattan, is designed to serve the needs of today’s business and leisure travelers. Furnished Quarters, the company behind Q&A Hotel, regularly highlights exciting attractions and events happening near Q&A Hotel on their official blog. Check it out!