Aug 01 2017
Bella Buzz: August
Although summer is winding down our events throughout NYC are not! August is full of fun including everything from outdoor events to rooftop movie nights and we do not want to miss a second of it. If you are feeling overwhelmed by the bustle of the city or just want to plan ahead your monthly calendar, we have take the best of the best event you can’t miss!
..Battle Of the Burger: August 10th
Let’s start the month with an activity we love, eating! We do not have to tell you the seriousness of the burger business in NYC, and you don’t have to be like Marshall Erickson searching the city for the best burger, because that will be declared at Pier 26 (Hudson River between N Moore and Hubert St). Burgers found from the best steakhouses, restaurants and luncheonettes can all be found at this festival, so wear something comfy and get ready for a day filled with amazing food!
Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival: August 12th
No need to travel for hours, Hong Kong has taken the trip for you by coming to Corona Park! In Flushing Meadows you see around 180 teams gather and race along downstream as they row to the beat of their boats drummer. The festival, which is inspired by Chinese tradition offers a lot to do! On land you can enjoy dance performances, martial arts demonstrations and delicious food-court vendors such as dumplings. For more information, click here!
Tap + Cork- Brooklyn Beer & Wine Fest: August 12
Across the river in restoration plaza you can find swoon worthy spirits to make your taste buds jump! Having a selection of 45+ beers and artisanal wines to sample you can enjoy a day of outdoor fun while taking in live music and the ambiance and smell of food trucks.
ELEMENTS by BangOn!NYC: August 13
Not your usual Sunday relaxation, at ELEMENTS you can take in music from five different stages. Each stage features various electronic music artists accompanied by 3D projections. At this festival you can also find a variety of food trucks, vendors, death-defying aerialist and circus performers. If that is not enough activity for you, don’t worry, they also have a giant inflatable slide! For more information, click here!
Sunset Sail Happy Hour: August 21
The happiest hour is happy hour! Hop aboard the Hornblower’s Sensation to cruise along the Hudson while taking in the view of the Manhattan skyline. Dance to like DJ music and enjoy the taste of Francis Coppola Diamond COllection Wines, small bites and even get a temporary tattoo to mark the occasion! For more information, click here!