- By kevin
- On Jun 19, 2018
- North America
- Travel Tips
Our New York city trips guide which about free things to do in New York in Summer shared with you as below.Whether you want free tennis,an outdoor concert,a movie under the stars or free opera outdoors in the park,we have you covered with some free things to do in NYC this summer.
Free Summer Arts and Culture
While there are plenty of times throughout the year to see a NYC Museum Free,summer has some extra special bonuses for saving.You can’t beat the Annual Museum Mile Festival in June,which opens up Museum Mile to the public for free.The Metropolitan Museum of Art is always a suggested donation,but what better way to spend a summer evening than with skyline views,beautiful art and hand-crafted cocktails at the Met Roof Martini Bar?To reward those who so bravely serve our country,check out Free NYC Museum Admission for Military Families all Summer.
Interested in free,outdoor Opera?Grab yourself a blanket and picnic and head to the Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series and the Metropolitan Opera Summer HD Festival.
For the MOST quintessential,classic NYC experience every New Yorker should experience at least once,Shakespeare in the Park is a don’t miss!Tickets are free,but do require waiting on long lines,unless you win the ticket lottery.Not to worry,for those willing to pay a small line sitting fee,NYC Insider has you covered with guaranteed tickets.
Free Summer Sports and Fitness Around NYC
Think the US Tennis Open is expensive?Think again!The FREE Qualifying Rounds at the US Tennis Open are a fantastic way to see the world’s greatest tennis players practice and compete completely free and take place every year from Tues-Fri,the week before the start of the US Open.
You can also catch the AVP New York City(Volleyball)Open in June and General Admission is free.Rather be active?Summer sports,fitness classes,bootcamps and more abound throughout the city.Catch some yoga,running,training or bootcamp every Thursday at Fitness in the(Union)Square.Check out Yoga,Tai Chi,Circuit Training,Tennis and much more at the NYC Parks Calendar for FREE Fitness Activities all over NYC.Prefer to be active along the water(me too!)?Then Healthy on the Hudson is for you.More free workouts:South Street Seaport,Brooklyn Bridge Park,Free Yoga.
Did you know there is Free Kayaking on the Hudson and free Beach Volleyball every weekend all summer long?There are so many awesome activities all along the West Side Highway(WSH)all summer.Once you’re on a bike,the WSH is one of the best ways to see and experience NYC.