Sunset Vinyasa Yoga [New York Health & Racquet Club]
Aug
9
7:30 PM19:30

Sunset Vinyasa Yoga [New York Health & Racquet Club]

Join Derric Harris for Vinyasa Yoga - yoga with an emphasis on breathing with movement, strength and form. Work out with us on Union Square’s North Plaza (near 17th Street). Check in and sign a waiver at the Paragon Sports tent before class begins.

25 YOGA MATS WILL BE AVAILABLE - FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED.
BRING YOUR OWN WATER AND TOWEL. 

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Movie Night [Hairspray]
Aug
9
6:30 PM18:30

Movie Night [Hairspray]

Throwback Thursday movie nights are back! This week, put on your dancing shoes for a trip to the 1960s with Hairspray. Bring something to sit on and a picnic dinner for you and your crew to watch this week's feature film. The North Plaza opens at 6:30 PM for seating, and movies will begin at dusk. Please note: alcohol is not permitted in the park.

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Cardio HIIT: Dance HIIT [New York Health & Racquet Club]
Aug
9
6:30 PM18:30

Cardio HIIT: Dance HIIT [New York Health & Racquet Club]

Join Bryan Davis for Dance HIIT - a New York Heath & Racquet Club exclusive that blends the power of dance with the strength of interval training. Work out with us on Union Square’s North Plaza (near 17th Street). Check in and sign a waiver at the Paragon Sports tent before class begins.

SNEAKERS RECOMMENDED. 

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Dueling DJs [W New York - Union Square]
Aug
9
5:00 PM17:00

Dueling DJs [W New York - Union Square]

Artists at the top of their trade will perform their best work to determine who is the ultimate champion. The judge? YOU. Each week experience a different performance and decide who the dueling performance champion is. This week, join the W New York - Union Square to vibe in the park with some of Manhattan's most sought after DJs, DJ Yamez and DJ Teeburr. Watch and dance along to the dueling performance on Union Square’s South Plaza Main Stage (near 14th Street).

More About W New York - Union Square
The W New York - Union Square presents a battle of some of their favorite DJ’s in the city. Established and avant-garde in the landmark 1911 Beaux-Arts Guardian Life building, W New York-Union Square is set at the intersection of uptown and downtown. Let the location energize you with its innovative culture of film, art, music and fine dining. Spend the day shopping downtown in the West Village or uptown on 5th Avenue. When the lights go out and the music turns up, find a late-night release in the urban playground.

Learn more on their website

 

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Super Soccer Stars
Aug
9
4:00 PM16:00

Super Soccer Stars

It’s the year of the World Cup in Russia, and we are celebrating in soccer style with World Cup-themed soccer curricula with Super Soccer Stars. Kids ages 2-14 will learn how to play soccer through a series of drills with esteemed and excited coaches.

Meet on Union Square's North Plaza (near 17th Street). Sneakers are recommended!

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PopFit Kids
Aug
9
3:00 PM15:00

PopFit Kids

Kids engage in fun-plus-fitness with these high-energy circuit activities, agility drills, partner games, dynamic movements, and more while learning the benefit of the Fit Five: Cardio, Strength, Flexibility, Endurance, and Balance.

Join us on Union Square's South Plaza (near 14th Street).

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Storytime
Aug
9
2:30 PM14:30

Storytime

Join the 14th Street Y and PJ Library for an interactive storytime every week. Whether accompanied by puppets, singers, or more fun interactions, learn something new every week with the incredible educators at 14th Street Y. Join us in the Children's Pavilion on Union Square Park's South Plaza (near 14th Street). 

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Lunchtime Jazz [The New School Jazz Trio]
Aug
9
12:00 PM12:00

Lunchtime Jazz [The New School Jazz Trio]

Come down to Union Square Park for lunch and let the students from The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music provide the soundtrack to your afternoon. Join us in Union Square Park's West Side Seating Area (near 16th Street). Bistro tables and seating are provided for your enjoyment by the Union Square Partnership. 

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Yoga Storytime [Karma Kids Yoga]
Aug
9
10:30 AM10:30

Yoga Storytime [Karma Kids Yoga]

Storytime comes alive with songs, movement and yoga poses. Karma Kids Yoga invites babies to 6- year-olds (and their grownups) to help lift stories off the page as they read and play yoga together. Build literacy skills and healthy bodies in this action-packed class. Join us on Union Square Park's George Washington Lawn (entrance at the 15th Street Transverse).

PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT/TOWEL.

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Children's Activities Pavilion
Aug
9
9:00 AM09:00

Children's Activities Pavilion

Open every Thursday from 9 AM to 6 PM, the Children's Pavilion is a place where kids and their caregivers can come to read, learn and play. Featuring over 200 books courtesy of Simon & Schuster, crafts, games and activities, it's a great spot to spend some quality time together in Union Square Park. Join us on Union Square's South Plaza (near 14th Street).

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Tai Chi
Aug
9
9:00 AM09:00

Tai Chi

Join the 14th Street Y for Tai Chi - an art that promotes balance, strength, grace, and flexibility, and promotes a meditative mood with its “dance of quiet motion." 

Meet us on Union Square Park's George Washington Lawn (enter from 15th Street). 

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Cardio: Dance [City Fit Life]
Aug
9
8:00 AM08:00

Cardio: Dance [City Fit Life]

Dance, tone, and burn! Natalie and Sarah will be co-teaching a beat-based workout that will get the energy flowing and heart rate pumping all the while dancing it out to your favorite jams. The 60 minutes will include a handful of your favorite dances alongside toning those arms and burning those buns! Come join the City Fit Life girls for a sweat session that feels like one epic dance party!

Meet us on Union Square's South Plaza (near 14th Street). Check in and sign a waiver at the Paragon Sports tent before class begins. 

PLEASE WEAR SNEAKERS. 

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Yoga [Just Like OM]
Aug
9
7:00 AM07:00

Yoga [Just Like OM]

Start your day with talented instructor Karina Karpani for an energizing flow that invigorates mind and body. Focused on building strength and balance, it empowers you to reach for your highest potential and be open to new possibilities.

Join us on Union Square’s South Plaza (near 14th Street). Check in and sign a waiver at the Paragon Sports tent before class begins. 

PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT/TOWEL. LIMITED NUMBER OF MATS WILL BE GIVEN OUT EVERY WEEK. FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED. 

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Sunset Vinyasa Yoga [New York Health & Racquet Club]
Aug
2
7:30 PM19:30

Sunset Vinyasa Yoga [New York Health & Racquet Club]

Join Derric Harris for Vinyasa Yoga - yoga with an emphasis on breathing with movement, strength and form. Work out with us on Union Square’s North Plaza (near 17th Street). Check in and sign a waiver at the Paragon Sports tent before class begins.

25 YOGA MATS WILL BE AVAILABLE - FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED.
BRING YOUR OWN WATER AND TOWEL. 

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Movie Night [Ferris Bueller's Day Off]
Aug
2
6:30 PM18:30

Movie Night [Ferris Bueller's Day Off]

Throwback Thursday movie nights are back! This week, play hooky with Ferris Bueller's Day Off. Bring something to sit on and a picnic dinner for you and your crew to watch this week's feature film. The North Plaza opens at 6:30 PM for seating, and movies will begin at dusk. Please note: alcohol is not permitted in the park.

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Cardio HIIT [New York Health & Racquet Club]
Aug
2
6:30 PM18:30

Cardio HIIT [New York Health & Racquet Club]

Join Erin Barry for HIIT - a powerful workout that pushes short bursts of high intensity exercise followed by short rests, excellent for fat burning and toning. Work out with us on Union Square’s North Plaza (near 17th Street). Check in and sign a waiver at the Paragon Sports tent before class begins.

SNEAKERS RECOMMENDED. 

 

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Dueling Performances [Brooklyn Express Drumline]
Aug
2
5:00 PM17:00

Dueling Performances [Brooklyn Express Drumline]

Artists at the top of their trade will perform their best work to determine who is the ultimate champion. The judge? YOU. Each week experience a different performance and decide who the dueling performance champion is. This week, the Brooklyn Express Drumline - comprised of youth and young adults ages 15 and up - will battle it out on the main stage. Watch the dueling performance on Union Square’s South Plaza Main Stage (near 14th Street).

More About Brooklyn Express Drumline
The Brooklyn Express Drumline is one of the premier percussion groups in New York City today! Comprised entirely of youth and young adults ages 15 and up, the group serves as an outlet that inspires, enhances creativity, fosters leadership, and develops a drive to succeed.

The Brooklyn Express Drumline is known throughout the city for their energetic showmanship, sharp choreography, and powerful rhythms taking on over dozens of various shows each year in diversified cities, states, colleges, showcases, competitions, fundraisers, parties, commercials, celebrity events, charity holdings, parades, weddings, celebrations, events, venues and many other gatherings both big and small. The Brooklyn Express Drumline is definitely the appeal of entertainment at any event and they have their history to say that for them.

Learn more at beppa.org

 

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Super Soccer Stars
Aug
2
4:00 PM16:00

Super Soccer Stars

It’s the year of the World Cup in Russia, and we are celebrating in soccer style with World Cup-themed soccer curricula with Super Soccer Stars. Kids ages 2-14 will learn how to play soccer through a series of drills with esteemed and excited coaches.

Meet on Union Square's North Plaza (near 17th Street). Sneakers are recommended!

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PopFit Kids
Aug
2
3:00 PM15:00

PopFit Kids

Kids engage in fun-plus-fitness with these high-energy circuit activities, agility drills, partner games, dynamic movements, and more while learning the benefit of the Fit Five: Cardio, Strength, Flexibility, Endurance, and Balance.

Join us on Union Square's South Plaza (near 14th Street).

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Storytime
Aug
2
2:30 PM14:30

Storytime

Join the 14th Street Y and PJ Library for an interactive storytime every week. Whether accompanied by puppets, singers, or more fun interactions, learn something new every week with the incredible educators at 14th Street Y. Join us in the Children's Pavilion on Union Square Park's South Plaza (near 14th Street). 

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Lunchtime Jazz [The New School Jazz Trio]
Aug
2
12:00 PM12:00

Lunchtime Jazz [The New School Jazz Trio]

Come down to Union Square Park for lunch and let the students from The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music provide the soundtrack to your afternoon. Join us in Union Square Park's West Side Seating Area (near 16th Street). Bistro tables and seating are provided for your enjoyment by the Union Square Partnership. 

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