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Seaport Music Festival

The festival’s 13th installment, located at Fulton and Water Streets while Pier 17 is redeveloped, will take place Friday nights from July 11 through August 29, and will include performances by Big-Ups (whose frontman we spoke to back in January) Tropicalismo-influenced Boogarins (an Other Music Recordings artist), Black Bananas (featuring Jennifer Herrema of Royal Trux), Brooklyn indie-pop outfit Snowmine, Pitchfork darling Torres, and more. Here’s the full schedule:

Friday, Jul 11
PROTOMARTYR, ALVVAYS
7PM

Friday, Jul 18
CALVIN LOVE, LAS ROSAS

Friday, Jul 25
TORRES
7PM

Friday, Aug 1
SNOWMINE, THE CASKET GIRLS
7PM

Friday, Aug 8
BLACK BANANAS, SHOCKWAVE RIDERZ
7PM

Friday, Aug 15
BOOGARINS, JACCO GARDNER
7PM

Friday, Aug 22
DEAD GAZE

Friday, Aug 29
JOANNA GRUESOME, BIG UPS
7PM

More: Seaport Music Festival’s Free Outdoor Shows: Big Ups, Black Bananas and More

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Downtown Manhattan Is Getting Another Beach – With Shuffleboard!

unnamedIf you’re planning to head to any of the Seaport Music Fesival shows, here’s extra incentive to make the short trip from the Lower East Side to the Seaport: the Alliance for Downtown New York is launching a “Game On!” festival that will bring a slew of programming to the East River waterfront. As part of the fest, which runs from June 26 through Labor Day, they’re bringing in several tons of sand and creating a beach where you can sit in lounge chairs and play shuffleboard (which should spare you the trek to Smorgasburg’s new shuffleboard courts at Jones Beach).
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