Get Out & Do This

About this feature

There’s so much to do in this city it can be overwhelming. That’s why DNAinfo brings you a curated list of the most exciting things to see and do in the five boroughs twice a week. Check in on Mondays and Fridays to get the scoop on what’s happening.

Inwood »

Farm, food and harvest festivals are on this weekend's agenda. 

New York City »

We've compiled 13 great events to pack your weekend with fun around the borough. 

Upper West Side »

Learn how to cook authentic Chinese food, see "Blaria" live and hear a discussion about the living wage.

Astoria »

This weekend discover one-off fairs, festivals and family days across New York City. 

Gowanus »

Brooklyn is brimming events from burlesque to bounce houses to bluegrass.

Lower East Side »

Catch a Lunar Eclipse, take in a film festival, hang out in a community garden and more this weekend.

Elmhurst »

Watch movies on the big screen, escape from a corn maze and more in Queens this weekend. 

Midtown »

Read to therapy dogs, enjoy some authentic Nordic food and go on a Meatpacking District treasure hunt.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Exciting adventures abound this weekend across the city.

Upper East Side »

Events this weekend include the African American Day Parade, various art shows and Oktoberfest.

Prospect Heights »

Watch a 3-D printed boat race, talk to writers at Brooklyn's book fest or join a flash-mob-esque event.

Forest Hills »

March in Poseidon's Parade, catch an Alabama Shakes concert or check out a book fair this weekend.

Midtown »

Tour the wetlands of Randall's Island, hit up the Tomato Fest and do some yarn bombing.

Governors Island »

Late summer is the perfect time to get back to nature in the big city!