Summer In The City

Rockaway Beach »

Take a Boating Vacation With These Vessels for Rent

These nautical adventures are sure to float your boat. 

About this feature

Each day, DNAinfo.com New York features news you can use to enjoy the best possible summer in the city. From family activities to outdoor concerts, quick weekend getaways and the best summer date spots, DNAinfo’s neighborhood reporters present something unique for every age range. 

Midtown »

15 Places Where You Can Keep Your Kids Cool and Entertained

Skip the heat and save the fun with these cool, kid-oriented destinations throughout the city.

Melrose »

14 of the Best Frozen Treats in the City

Cool it down with these icy confections from all over the city.

SoHo »

18 Things for You To Do When Everyone's Left the City in the Summer

There are great perks to staying put in New York City during summer.

Forest Hills »

Best Summer Bike Rides in Queens

There are several scenic routes in Queens that bicyclists can try this summer.

Upper West Side »

Kids' Activities on the Upper West Side for Every Day This Summer

A daily guide of Upper West Side activities to keep your child entertained every day this summer. 

Lower East Side »

11 Family-Friendly Restaurants in NYC That Grown-Ups Won't Hate

Plenty of New York City eateries offer kid-friendly environments and adult-friendly fare.

Midtown »

The Best Rooftop Bars in New York City

Booze and views for leisurely summer days.

Red Hook »

Broke and in Love? Try a Cheap Summer Date in Red Hook

DNAinfo has five local ideas to keep your heart and wallet happy.  

Midtown »

Food Trucks Spice Up Summer Eating in the City

Food trucks dished out maple syrup-infused treats, grilled cheese and Hungarian pizza on Fordham Road.

Bed-Stuy »

MAP: The Best Places to Drink Outdoors in Bed-Stuy

From beer gardens to backyard barbecues, Bedford-Stuyvesant has got your outdoor drinking needs covered.

East Harlem »

Best Public Outdoor Pools in the City

Whether you're working out or soaking up the sun, there's a pool to suit you opening Saturday.

Battery Park City »

4 Daytime Dates to Try This Summer

Impress your Tinder match with these plans that you can say you thought of yourself.

Midtown »

8 Weekend Trips by Bus or Boat to Get Out of New York City

Catch a ferry to Martha's Vineyard or a bus to Newport this summer.