Tag Archives: Family Fun

Circ of Humankind

The Circ of Humankind is the traveling social circus that spreads kindness to the world! Through the convergence of performance art and storytelling, our goal is to empower and uplift communities through the power of play. We’ll teach you all about juggling, poi, hula hooping, and other flow arts for free! Or simply stop by to chat, hang out, laugh, and blow bubbles with us. =) The Circ of Humankind values community, inclusion, and has a mission toward Unity.

Sunday, June 11, 12-2pm (Check IG @circofhumankind for updates)

Final Social Circus Day will be Sunday August 13, 12-2.

This project is made possible in part with funds from Creative Engagement and Creative Learning , a regrant program supported by the funding agencies: Howard Gilman Foundation, The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, and The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.

Circ of Humankind

The Circ of Humankind is the traveling social circus that spreads kindness to the world! Through the convergence of performance art and storytelling, our goal is to empower and uplift communities through the power of play. We’ll teach you all about juggling, poi, hula hooping, and other flow arts for free! Or simply stop by to chat, hang out, laugh, and blow bubbles with us. =) The Circ of Humankind values community, inclusion, and has a mission toward Unity.

Sunday, June 11, 12-2pm (Check IG @circofhumankind for updates)

Final Social Circus Day will be Sunday August 13, 12-2.

This project is made possible in part with funds from Creative Engagement and Creative Learning , a regrant program supported by the funding agencies: Howard Gilman Foundation, The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, and The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.

Fort Tryon Park: Anne Loftus Summer Festival & Farewell

Saturday, June 17, 2023
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

Fort Tryon Park | Anne Loftus Playground (Broadway & Arden Street)

Welcome summer with a splash! Join NYC Parks and the Fort Tryon Park Trust at a festival inaugurating the brand new spray shower at Anne Loftus Playground. Join us for live performances from Annette Aguilar, the People’s Theatre Project, and Dance Project of Washington Heights, games, crafts, giveaways, face-paint, and more!

We’ll also have a farewell send off to Jennifer Hoppa, former Northern Manhattan Parks Administrator and Fort Tryon Park Trust Executive Director!

Scandinavian Music Festival in Fort Tryon Park

June 4th at 2:00 PM: Scandia Brass Quintet

June 9th at 6:00 PM: Scandia String Quartet

June 11th at 2:00 PM: Scandia String Orchestra. Mayuki Fukuhara, Violin, Dorrit Matson, Conductor

Location: Billings Lawn in Fort Tryon Park.

Program Description:

The Scandinavian Music Festival in Fort Tryon Park is a unique series of three outdoor summer concerts performed by musicians of the Scandia Symphony and guest artists.  Featuring the musical treasures and culture of Scandinavia, the concerts take place in a scenic and attractive venue, on Billings Lawn, below the Heather Gardens and with spectacular views of Hudson River.

The artists will speak to the audience to introduce the compositions they perform.

Join us for a beautiful cultural experience. Learn, explore, enjoy or just relax on the lawn to the sounds of classical live and outdoor music. Bring your blankets.