There'll be shows, food and live music to keep you occupied at this indoor picnic. On the first day, Aug 18, Music of New York will entertain you with classical and pop violinist Susan Keser followed by String West Village String Quartet. On Tuesday, Aug 19, MTA underground star Gabriel Aldort will sing and play his keyboard. Then be amazed by the Big Apple Circus while they blow your mind with a two-hour magic show Aug 20. Make sure to catch a free music and dance performance from iLuminate. Finally, the picnic will close out with a Broadway hour featuring performances by Chicago, Motown, Pippin and Cinderella on Aug 22. No seriously, they'll all be there. Magnolia Bakery, Zaro's Bakery and Junior's Bakery will be on site so you can feed your face with all the delicious baked goods you desire. If you're not a sugar fiend, don't worry, because Two Boots Pizza, Manhattan Chili, Ceriello Fine Foods will be there to satisfy your savory taste buds. Oh, did we mention there'll be gelato courtesy of Ciao Bello Gelato? Arrive early for picnic table.
Life's a Picnic
|Venue name:||Grand Central Terminal, Vanderbilt Hall||Contact:|
89 E 42nd St
|Cross street:||between Lexington and Vanderbilt Aves|
|Transport:||Subway: S, 4, 5, 6, 7 to 42nd St–Grand Central|