The streets of New York City are always bustling—especially during summer when more folks are downtown in search of quality entertainment. This July there are plenty of events to quench the thirst of even the pickiest New Yorker. From music and food to world records, the city is alive with excitement. Here’s a peek at some July events. And don’t forget, if your business is planning a big event and needs deliveries or specialized care, RDS is here to help with unbeatable same day delivery service in NYC.
Movie buff? Don’t miss watching your favorite films under the stars. All summer long, parks across all five boroughs will host free outdoor screenings of fan favorites and cult classics. From ’80s faves such as “When Harry Met Sally” and “Friday the 13th” to French films with subtitles, you won’t be disappointed. You can even view the Academy Award winning film for sound and film editing, “Dunkirk,” from aboard a real battleship! Check out the summer lineup here.
If July leaves you wanting more, plan ahead for August viewing. The Central Park Film festival kicks off next month and showcases favorites from the 1970s through today. Just bring a blanket and your own picnic! Check out details here.
Has the city heat spiked your appetite? You’re in luck! NYC’s restaurant week runs July 23 through Aug. 17. Taste new foods, discover new restaurants and socialize with friends for four tasty weeks. To stay on top of the itinerary, check in with NYC On the Go. Menus and table bookings are available after July 9. Just visit the website!
Help set a world record while honoring a 9/11 hero! On July 16 in Central Park, RDS will help the community honor Sept. 11 hero Welles Crowther (a.k.a. The Man in the Red Bandana) by trying to set a world record of the longest chain of red bandanas tied end-to-end. Crowther, an equities trader, died in the 9/11 terrorist attacks while saving others. Learn more or sign up here.
Is anything more soothing on a balmy summer night than soulful jazz music? Join fellow music lovers July 17-26 on the Upper East Side for the 92Y Jazz in July Festival. This year’s event kicks off with a nod to the Prohibition era and celebrates the works of Leonard Bernstein and Dizzy Gillespie! Bring your love of jazz and be prepared to feel the music deep in your soul.
If you’re a true music fan, you can’t afford to miss Panorama’s NYC Music Festival. Running July 27-29 in Randall’s Island Park, the event boasts headliners such as Janet Jackson, The Killers and The WeekND. Other featured performers include Gucci Mane, Father John Misty, Japanese Breakfast, Fleet Foxes, David Byrne, Greta Van Fleet and more! Check out the lineup and secure your passes here.
From food tastings to music festivals, there’s a lot going on this month. Sometimes, the summer rush can be overwhelming for businesses. Don’t let the chaos of New York’s bustling season weigh too heavily on your mind. Let RDS Same Day Delivery assist with all of your logistics. We have truck delivery services, expedited van services and even Rent-a-Fleet programs to help with your large events and celebrations. Rest assured, we put your business worries at ease and get your packages delivered seamlessly. Call RDS today at 212.260.5800!