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Sports Events in New York City This Weekend - August 23-August 25


Sports Events in New York City This Weekend Photo: m01229/Flickr 


NYC is home to the Knicks, the Yankees, the Jets, the Rangers, the Mets, the Nets, and the Islanders, so you can bet that there are sporting events happening in the city no matter the season. (There's also soccer, minor league baseball, marathons, and all kinds of college teams.) Find out what sports events in New York City are happening this weekend on City Guide's roundup and then snag some tickets for a game you'll never forget.

Ny Liberty vs. Atlanta Dream - Westchester County Center
August 23, 2019 - White Plains

New York Liberty plays Atlanta Dream

Quidditch Tryouts: The Warriors - East River Park
August 24, 2019 - New York

Full-contact, mixed-gender: quidditch. The Warriors and The Rogues will be holding tryouts on Aug. 24 and 31 with a supplementary tryout on Sept. 7 at East River Park (6th Street and FDR Drive). Please bring cleats and water. If you are unable to make any of these sessions and would like to try out at a later date or a NJ practice or have any additional questions, feel free to email to [email protected] ------------------------ The Warriors and The Rogues are USQ-official community quidditch teams that practice in New York City and Clifton, NJ. The Warriors are coming off a Final Four USQ Cup 12 run and a regional title. The program is led by Michael "Yada" Parada and Amanda Dallas of USA Quidditch leadership.

5th Annual Johnny Mac Tennis Project Hamptons Pro-Am - SPORTIME Amagansett
August 24, 2019 - East Hampton

Tennis stars John McEnroe and Patrick McEnroe will be joined by other greats of the sport, including Kim Clijsters at the 5th Annual Johnny Mac Tennis Project’s Pro-Am in the Hamptons. The day will include a Legends Exhibition and Doubles play, in which participants will compete in a round-robin tournament alongside former WTA and ATP World Tour professionals, current and former Division I College players, as well as top John McEnroe Tennis Academy pros. Match to be followed by After Party at a private residence will feature music selections by renowned actor and celebrity DJ Alan Cumming. Dress is casual, and guests will enjoy an open bar, food, live entertainment and dancing, a live auction and more. This event raises funds for John McEnroe's nonprofit Johnny Mac Tennis Project, which changes young lives by removing the economic and social barriers to success through tennis.

Angel Williams - Jules Bistro
August 24, 2019 - New York

Angel Williams

2019 Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day powered by Net Generation - USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
August 24, 2019 - Flushing

Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day powered by Net Generation is the largest single-day, grassroots tennis and entertainment event in the world, with chart-topping music acts and today’s best tennis players coming together to celebrate tennis legend and humanitarian Arthur Ashe. The day features an action-packed Stadium Show inside Arthur Ashe Stadium, as well as a free Grounds Festival with interactive games, music and tennis activities for all ages and abilities to promote the many health benefits of tennis. Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day will also highlight Net Generation, which embraces all aspects of youth tennis from age 5 to 18. For more information about Net Generation and to get involved, visit www.netgeneration.com Proceeds from Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day benefit the USTA Foundation which helps fund the National Junior Tennis & Learning Network (NJTL), a nationwide group of more than 500 nonprofit youth-development organizations that provide free or low-cost tennis, education and life-skills programming to more than 225,000 children each year, founded 50 years ago by Arthur Ashe, along with Charlie Pasarell and Sheridan Snyder. To purchase tickets or for more information on Arthur A... (read more)

5th Annual Johnny Mac Tennis Project Hamptons Pro-Am - SPORTIME Amagansett
August 24, 2019 - East Hampton

Tennis stars John McEnroe and Patrick McEnroe will be joined by other greats of the sport, including Kim Clijsters at the 5th Annual Johnny Mac Tennis Project’s Pro-Am in the Hamptons. The day will include a Legends Exhibition and Doubles play, in which participants will compete in a round-robin tournament alongside former WTA and ATP World Tour professionals, current and former Division I College players, as well as top John McEnroe Tennis Academy pros. Match to be followed by After Party at a private residence will feature music selections by renowned actor and celebrity DJ Alan Cumming. Dress is casual, and guests will enjoy an open bar, food, live entertainment and dancing, a live auction and more. This event raises funds for John McEnroe's nonprofit Johnny Mac Tennis Project, which changes young lives by removing the economic and social barriers to success through tennis.

Aberdeen IronBirds at Staten Island Yankees - Richmond County Bank Ballpark
Through August 24, 2019 - Staten Island

Aberdeen IronBirds at Staten Island Yankees

NYXL Watch Party - Brooklyn Bowl
August 25, 2019 - Brooklyn

It’s East vs West in this epic Overwatch League rivalry-weekend showdown as the New York Excelsior take on the Vancouver Titans. Get ready for a heated night of esports, competitive bowling, plus a private performance by the one and only Grandson. You’ll also enjoy some exciting activations by event sponsors T-Mobile, Kit Kat, Dos Toros, Gamestop and Raynor. The New York Excelsior, or ‘NYXL,’ is the first professional esports team to represent the city of New York and one of the 20 franchises in Activision Blizzard’s Overwatch League, which launched its inaugural season in January 2018.

Roving River - Hudson River Park
Through August 25, 2019 - New York

Every Sunday Keep an eye out for the Roving River tricycle – an exhibit of live Hudson River wildlife on wheels. Observe river animals up close and interact with smaller critters in a touch tank.

Vermont Lake Monsters at Brooklyn Cyclones - MCU Park - Coney Island
Through August 27, 2019 - Brooklyn

Vermont Lake Monsters at Brooklyn Cyclones

Yoga in Bryant Park - Bryant Park
Through August 29, 2019 - New York

Stop by the park and join a Tuesday morning or Thursday evening class in this flagship series presented by Kevita. Gaiam provides a colorful selection of mats for the first 1,200 participants. If you would like to secure one of their mats, please arrive at least 30 minutes before class begins. Otherwise, feel free to bring your own!

4th Annual Brookfield Place Tennis Open - Richard/Rodgers Amphitheater, Marcus Garvey Park
Through August 30, 2019 - New York

Join us for the 4th annual Brookfield Place Tennis Open! Open Court, Clinics & More: Tuesday 8/20 - Friday 8/30 This year's celebrity match will take place on August 24, and will feature John Isner and Lucas Pouille, in partnership with Prince.

Rockefeller Center Offers Free Outdoor Family-Friendly Wellness and Dance Classes on Select Saturdays in August - Rockefeller Plaza
Through August 31, 2019 - Manhattan

Keep up your family’s summer wellness routine at a series of free classes for adults and children aimed to enhance the body and mind at Rockefeller Center this August. Visitors of all skill levels are invited to bring their yoga mats and participate in a Pilates, yoga, and/or barre class that will be hosted on a rotating weekly basis at 9:00 a.m. on Saturdays from August 10th through August 31st on Rockefeller Plaza, located between 49th and 50th Streets and 5th and 6th Avenues, Manhattan. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or want to try something new, the weekly wellness offerings provide a healthy way to kick-start your Saturdays and enjoy being outdoors in the closing weeks of summer. Saturday, August 10: • 9:00 a.m.: Exubrancy Power Pilates Exubrancy's high-energy Pilates workout promotes strength and balanced muscle development, as well as flexibility and increased range of motion. This 50-minute class will strengthen, lengthen, and tone small muscle groups while focusing on the mind-body connection. • 10:00 a.m.: Kids Dance Class Celebrate with your kids with a fun, healthy dance party. Led by a top NYC dance instructor, this 30-minute class will incorporate super e... (read more)

Healthy on the Hudson X Tai Chi - Pier 84 in Maritime Entertainment District
Through September 09, 2019 - New York

Hit the water and the turf this summer at our outdoor fitness series, with new workouts added at more locations along Hudson River Park's four-mile footprint.

Mets & Yankees Baseball Season - Luma Hotel
Through September 29, 2019 - New York

Enhance your New York experience by visiting the iconic Mets or Yankees Stadiums for America's favorite pasttime! Let LUMA Hotel's concierge help you select a game and plan your transportation to the stadiums.

Connecticut Tigers at Staten Island Yankees - Richmond County Bank Ballpark
Through June 18, 2109 - Staten Island

Connecticut Tigers at Staten Island Yankees

Lowell Spinners at Brooklyn Cyclones - MCU Park - Coney Island
Through August 01, 2109 - Brooklyn

Lowell Spinners at Brooklyn Cyclones


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