Summer Streets Will Be Happening This August In NYC

July 28, 2022 Jonny Hoffman

Summer Streets is returning to New York City this August. It is an annual celebration of the public spaces and streets of NYC. The event is on August 6, 13, and 20. On each of those days, the event will be held between 7AM until 1PM. Summer Streets happens on Park Avenue from Brooklyn Bridge to East Harlem. 

This car-free event separates off Park Avenue and connecting streets so residents can enjoy playing, walking, bike riding, and more. At the same time, there will be free art installations, live performances, and more at designated rest stops along the way. 

Each year, approximately 300,000 people come out to be a part of the annual Summer Streets event. One of the pain priorities of Summer Streets is to promote sustainable forms of transportation and minimizing air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. 

There are an array of activities during Summer Streets that is appropriate for individuals of all ages. At the same time, every activity during Summer Streets is absolutely free. 

This annual event is perfect for anyone who loves to get outside and exercise. Take a walk, run, or bike ride while enjoying the NYC streets not overrun by automobiles. 

At the same time, Summer Streets is a great way to get out and support the New York City performing arts. There will be free Rest Stops along the route celebrating the culture and performing arts of NYC. 

Now more than ever, it is so important to get out in the public and support New York City events as well as the performing arts. This is a rare occasion to enjoy the streets of New York without having to deal with the infamous NYC traffic. 

There will also be a variety of restaurants along your route at Summer Streets including Ed’s Lobster Bar, Cafe Select, Osteria Morini, and many more. A full list of restaurants along the Summer Streets route can be found here

There are several ways to get involved with Summer Streets including sponsorship opportunities and becoming a performer. It is a great opportunity to get involved with a terrific organization. At the same time, there are several benefits that come with being a sponsor for an event like Summer Streets including brand exposure. To inquire about becoming a sponsor, contact the organization at: sponsorship@dot.nyc.gov.

After a rough few years, New York City is finally back and the residents are eager to go out and enjoy events like Summer Streets. Be a part of your community and support this great organization as well as the performing arts and culture of NYC.  

There is something for everyone no matter the age, making a Summer Streets perfect outing for the family. Get outside, exercise, and take in New York City without automobile traffic this August. 

If you are looking for a seasoned event planner, then contact EMRG Media today. Their dedicated staff will work with you to take your event to the next level.

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