Open Arts LES

FABnyc is programming free outdoor arts events from April to October at multiple sites in the Lower East Side.  Full calendar listings below.

Arts on Avenue B (thru Oct 15)
2 – 5pm Saturdays
Avenue B between 8th and 9th Streets

East 4th Street Open Street (thru Oct 13)
5 – 7pm Thursdays
East 4th between Bowery and Second Ave

Family Art Workshops (thru Sept 1)
12 – 2pm Saturdays
Rivington Street Playground in Sara D Roosevelt Park

+ pop up events at M’Finda Kalunga Community Garden, Pier 35, and other LES sites


SATURDAY September 24
Avenue B 1-5pm
2-5pm FAB Arts Market
2:30pm Erli Perez Jazz 
3:45pm Urbano’s Circus, an interactive, trash-constructed puppet circus. Led by Richard Grunn


THURSDAY September 29 
East 4th Street 5-7pm
Errold Lanier Jr Trio
, led by drummer Errold Lanier Jr.

SATURDAY October 1 
Avenue B 2-5pm
2:30pm Eric Paulin Quartet, a musical tribute to Jazz giants that lived and performed in the East Village/LES.
3:45pm Mari Bel, jazz standards and bossa nova songs in 4 languages (English, French, Spanish and Portuguese)


THURSDAY October 6 
East 4th Street 5-7pm
Open Salon
, hosted by New York Theatre Workshop and Poetic Theater Productions 

SATURDAY October 8 
Avenue B 2-5pm
2-5pm FAB Arts Market
2:30pm Bloco la Conga brings Carnaval music of the Americas
3:45pm Mister Pablo performs Latin fusion with horns


THURSDAY October 13 
East 4th Street 5-7pm
DJ OyaSounds, House, AfroBeats, and World Music!

SATURDAY October 15
Avenue B 2-5pm
2pm Music is Mine Vision Ensemble, a youth ensemble from Arts for Art
3pm special performance from HONK!NYC
4pm special performance from HONK!NYC