Events Calendar

Week of September 29 - October 5, 2013

Calendar
Sunday, September 29, 2013

Come hungry and ready to shop, learn a little or a lot, smile, relax and have a great time in France...in Bryant Park.

On Saturday, September 28 and Sunday, September 29, Taste of France features exhibits and attractions from core areas of France, including lifestyle, technology, fashion, beauty, cuisine, wine and spirits, tourism, culture, children and fun.

Listen to a cooking demo, participate in a discussion with a famous French writer, take a French language lesson, see how the Boeing and Airbus engines are made, visit regions of France, have an amazing food experience, or view a 3D interactive presentation on the construction of Paris,

Stroll the park and get your very own Taste of France.

For more details and a full event schedule, please visit: tasteoffrance.com

About Taste of France
The mission of Taste of France is to offer New Yorkers the ability to experience France in a brand new way, through events and programs that explore the diversity of the French world: its Cuisine, Lifestyle, Tourism, Fashion, Culture, Technology, and Innovation. Taste of France is a not-for-profit organization incorporated in the State of New York.

 
Monday, September 30, 2013

Bringing you the latest country music out of Nashville courtesy of the Grand Ole Opry.

Join Tyler Farr to launch his debut album, REDNECK CRAZY, with the summer's hit song of the same title.

Full Schedule
September 30: Tyler Farr
October 3: Love and Theft
October 7: Cassadee Pope

Presented by Southwest Airlines.

 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Watch as the best of Bryant Park battle for the title of park champion in a fun single-elimination, bracket style tournament.

Pre-registration is required. On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with attendant when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm.

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play.


 
Thursday, October 3, 2013

Free Classes in the Park

Discover the birds that call Bryant Park home, as well as those that may stop by during migration. A surprising diversity of avian visitors drop in, even in the heart of midtown. Sightings could include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, even an American Woodcock!

Presented in partnership with New York City Audubon.

Follow our sightings virtually on the Bryant Park Blog.

 

presented by Luminaires, Bryant Park Young Professionals

Ever wondered what that guy in the striped shirt in the window across from you does?

Or what the company on the floor below you-the one with the bright orange lobby-is working on?

Here's your chance to meet and network with your neighbors at Rendezvous Bryant Park, a Speed Meet to build awareness of our organization and facilitate a networking opportunity for Young Professionals in our neighborhood.

Where: The Bryant Park Lawn

When: Thursday, October 3rd, 12:15pm to 1:30pm (rain date: Friday, October 4th)

How: In order to participate you must:
- Be between the ages of 21-35
- Work within lunching distance of Bryant Park
- Have a supply of your business cards ready to exchange
- Dress in business casual attire

There will be plenty of opportunities to network and swap cards.

You must RSVP by emailing bpyp@urbanmgt.com

 

Bringing you the latest country music out of Nashville courtesy of the Grand Ole Opry.

Straight off of their summer tour headlining for Tim McGraw, this singer-songwriter duo is sure to make you swoon. See Love and Theft performing their hit songs "Angel Eyes" and "If You Ever Get Lonely".

Full Schedule
September 30: Tyler Farr
October 3: Love and Theft
October 7: Cassadee Pope

Presented by Southwest Airlines.

 
Friday, October 4, 2013

Free Classes in the Park

Take a stab at the modern sport of fencing with masters from Manhattan Fencing Center.

No prior experience needed and equipment is provided.

Call 212-382-2255 to pre-register or take a chance and drop by.

 
Petanque

Pétanque

Pétanque is a French game of "boules" played in the park. Try your hand after a free lesson from La Boule New Yorkaise.

Learn more about Pétanque in Bryant Park
Ping Pong

Ping Pong at The Tables

The Tables are located in the northwest corner of the park, and equipment is provided free of charge.

Give The Tables a spin