Are you looking to visit New York City before the summer is over? Well, if you are flying into Newark Airport, be sure to choose American City Express to get you safely from the airport to your New York City destination. A black car service, especially one that is a small business, ensures that you arrive at your destination on time in and in luxurious comfort.
A lot of sports action!
In August, Major League Baseball is already deep in the playoff race with the New York Yankees and New York Mets in the thick of things. The New York Yankees will play 14 games in beautiful and historic Yankee Stadium, while the New York Mets will play 16 home games in Citi Field. Both of these teams were buyers at the trade deadline and will be playing with playoff ready intensity coming down the stretch.
August also sees the National Football League begin its preseason schedule. This is an excellent opportunity to get to know the team for cheaper than regular season prices. If you are looking to see the two New York football teams face off with one another, they open the regular season against one another in early August and also play one additional home game each for two home preseason games.
Support local artists
The Asian Film Festival runs from August 1-3, and will feature films about and by the Asian American community. This is an excellent opportunity to support minority filmmakers and their art!
New York City has some of the best fare in the whole world and during the month of August you get to celebrate it! Running from the first through the sixteenth, restaurant week provides deals on some of your favorite and future favorite places. Your options include a two course lunch or a three-course dinner at over 370 locations across the city. Saturdays are excluded from the deal while a handful of restaurants will let you have the deal on Sundays.
Oklahoma is back!
The Tony Award winning music is back with a new cast and has audiences jumping out of their seats! Be sure to check out this Broadway classic as it has been revamped and ready to take the theater world be storm this Summer.
The Cocktail Show!
If you are someone who enjoys a fine craft cocktail or one of the classics, the Cocktail Show is an inexpensive way to enjoy the city and have a couple of drinks in the process. You will learn about some of your favorite drinks and even get to try a few new ones along the way. The ticket comes with three drinks included.
Dragon Boat Festival
The Dragon Boat Festival is a free way to get in touch with the Asian culture that is so prevalent in New York City. 170 different boat teams will walk through the city and enjoy classic art and musical entertainment.