PEN American World Voices Festival May 1-7
More than 150 authors and artists gather in Manhattan, Brooklyn and the Bronx to speak at this international literature festival.
Derek Jeter Night May 14
On Mother’s Day, the Yankees retire their last remaining single-digit uniform number: Derek Jeter’s No. 2.
Harlem EatUp! May 18-21
This food and culture festival offers several ways to sample Harlem’s eats, including the all-you-caneat-and-drink Ultimate Grand Tasting.
Taste of the Upper West Side May 19-20
Over 40 restaurants set up shop in a grand tent on Columbus Ave., showcasing seasonal favorites for this food festival/fund-raiser.
Women’s Lifestyle Expo May 20
Have an on-site spa treatment, shop for a chic new dress, enjoy nibbles and drinks, and network with powerful women at this event, showcasing the latest products and services.
Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit May 27-29
This sidewalk art show and sale presents paintings in oil, acrylics and watercolor, plus mixed-media works, graphics, photography, sculpture and crafts.