Sports Events in New York City This Weekend - April 20-April 22April 16, 2018 - by CG Directory Editor
NYC is home to the Knicks, the Yankees, the Jets, the Rangers, the Mets, the Nets, and the Islanders, so you can bet that there are sporting events happening in the city no matter the season. (There's also soccer, minor league baseball, marathons, and all kinds of college teams.) Find out what sports events in New York City are happening this weekend on City Guide's roundup and then snag some tickets for a game you'll never forget.
Run as One (4M) Presented by JPMorgan Chase - Central Park
April 22, 2018 - Manhattan
This four-mile race raises funding and awareness in the fight against lung cancer and honors former Chase Manhattan Bank chairman Tom Labrecque, a lifelong never-smoker who died from lung cancer at age 62. More than 60% of people diagnosed with lung cancer have either never smoked or have quit smoking. Join thousands of others this year and “run as one” to raise money to support lung cancer research and awareness.
5K Run/Walk & Community Day - 9/11 Memorial & Museum
April 22, 2018 - Financial District
The sixth annual 9/11 Memorial & Museum 5K Run/Walk and Community Day will take place on Sunday, April 22, 2018. The route begins in lower Manhattan and takes participants through scenic Battery Park City with iconic views of One World Trade and the Statue of Liberty. The 5K Run/Walk finishes adjacent to the Memorial Plaza where Community Day takes place. The activities and all-ages entertainment will be free and open to the public.