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Sports Events in New York City This Weekend - August 16-August 18

Sports Events in New York City This Weekend Photo: m01229/Flickr 

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.

Conneticut Sun VS Seattle Storm - Mohegan Sun Arena
August 16, 2019 - Uncasville

A 21-win playoff team for the second-consecutive year in 2018, the Sun are celebrating their 20th season in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). "Our young and dynamic roster plays an exciting brand of basketball that has New England energized about how far this team can go. The play on the court, along with a revitalized in-game experience, has resulted in solid growth to our already loyal fan base over the last two seasons. Couple that with marquee opponents for these [nationally televised] games – along with our entire schedule – it's something every basketball fan will want to be a part of this summer," said Amber Cox, Vice President of the Sun. Highlights of the home schedule include a second visit from Breanna Stewart, Sue Bird and the Storm on August 16, while Diana Taurasi and the Mercury return on August 1.

Lowell Spinners at Staten Island Yankees Tickets - Richmond County Bank Ballpark
Through August 16, 2019 - Staten Island

Lowell Spinners at Staten Island Yankees Tickets

Wendy Hilliard Gymnastics Foundation Summer Session - HCZ Armory
Through August 16, 2019 - New York

The WHGF Summer Training camp is an opportunity for campers to improve and learn new gymnastics skills. In addition, there will be fun workshops, activities and trips including rock climbing, dance and more! The camp runs July- 8 -August 16 for 6 weeks. The camp also consists of outside community groups that come in for one hour of gymnastics. Current scheduled day trips include a movie, the HCZ Summer Games Performance, the Spy Museum and more! This year, parents can come every Friday at 3 pm to observe camp. Summer program is also available for a one week session, four week session and five week session.

New York City Challenge Race - Randalls Island Park
August 17, 2019 - New York

Commit to conquering New York City Challenge Race. A new type of race: less running + more obstacles = more fun! City Challenge Athletics is a 501c3 not for profit charity that allows athletes from diverse backgrounds be able to participate in various health and fitness events. We believe that health and fitness events should be accessible to folks from all walks of life no matter what their economical background might be. 100% of your donation go towards sponsoring children and adult athletes to run in our events and others similar.

Conneticut Sun VS Dallas Wings - Mohegan Sun Arena
August 18, 2019 - Uncasville

A 21-win playoff team for the second-consecutive year in 2018, the Sun are celebrating their 20th season in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). "Our young and dynamic roster plays an exciting brand of basketball that has New England energized about how far this team can go. The play on the court, along with a revitalized in-game experience, has resulted in solid growth to our already loyal fan base over the last two seasons. Couple that with marquee opponents for these [nationally televised] games – along with our entire schedule – it's something every basketball fan will want to be a part of this summer," said Amber Cox, Vice President of the Sun. Highlights of the home schedule include a second visit from Breanna Stewart, Sue Bird and the Storm on August 16, while Diana Taurasi and the Mercury return on August 1.

The 5th Annual Split'n Lanes Dodgin' Gutters Classic Motorcycle Show - Brooklyn Bowl
August 18, 2019 - Brooklyn

Sunday August 18th Noon - 6pm. All Ages. It's ON!! Come and be a part of our Special 5th Anniversary of 'Split'n Lanes Dodgin' Gutters'! Vintage Motorcycles, 16 Lanes of Bowling, 2 Full Bars, Food by Blue Ribbon, Live D.J. , and reserved Motorcycle parking directly in front of the venue. We have some very exciting additions to this year's event, in honor of our 5th....which we will be announcing soon! So stay alert...you won't want to miss it. Sunday, August 18th from Noon to 6:00pm. Rain or Shine..all ages Welcome. *We already have some amazing Motorcycles on board....but get in touch with us if YOU have an interesting machine that you want to share! We can't wait.... it's gonna be a Gasser! Thanks to Daniel Irons for yet another Amazing piece of poster artwork! You rule!

Tri-City Valleycats at Brooklyn Cyclones - MCU Park - Coney Island
Through August 19, 2019 - Brooklyn

Tri-City Valleycats at Brooklyn Cyclones

Roving River - Hudson River Park
Through August 25, 2019 - New York

Every Sunday Keep an eye out for the Roving River tricycle – an exhibit of live Hudson River wildlife on wheels. Observe river animals up close and interact with smaller critters in a touch tank.

Yoga in Bryant Park - Bryant Park
Through August 29, 2019 - New York

Stop by the park and join a Tuesday morning or Thursday evening class in this flagship series presented by Kevita. Gaiam provides a colorful selection of mats for the first 1,200 participants. If you would like to secure one of their mats, please arrive at least 30 minutes before class begins. Otherwise, feel free to bring your own!

Rockefeller Center Offers Free Outdoor Family-Friendly Wellness and Dance Classes on Select Saturdays in August - Rockefeller Plaza
Through August 31, 2019 - Manhattan

Keep up your family’s summer wellness routine at a series of free classes for adults and children aimed to enhance the body and mind at Rockefeller Center this August. Visitors of all skill levels are invited to bring their yoga mats and participate in a Pilates, yoga, and/or barre class that will be hosted on a rotating weekly basis at 9:00 a.m. on Saturdays from August 10th through August 31st on Rockefeller Plaza, located between 49th and 50th Streets and 5th and 6th Avenues, Manhattan. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or want to try something new, the weekly wellness offerings provide a healthy way to kick-start your Saturdays and enjoy being outdoors in the closing weeks of summer. Saturday, August 10: • 9:00 a.m.: Exubrancy Power Pilates Exubrancy's high-energy Pilates workout promotes strength and balanced muscle development, as well as flexibility and increased range of motion. This 50-minute class will strengthen, lengthen, and tone small muscle groups while focusing on the mind-body connection. • 10:00 a.m.: Kids Dance Class Celebrate with your kids with a fun, healthy dance party. Led by a top NYC dance instructor, this 30-minute class will incorporate super e... (read more)

Healthy on the Hudson X Tai Chi - Pier 84 in Maritime Entertainment District
Through September 09, 2019 - New York

Hit the water and the turf this summer at our outdoor fitness series, with new workouts added at more locations along Hudson River Park's four-mile footprint.

Mets & Yankees Baseball Season - Luma Hotel
Through September 29, 2019 - New York

Enhance your New York experience by visiting the iconic Mets or Yankees Stadiums for America's favorite pasttime! Let LUMA Hotel's concierge help you select a game and plan your transportation to the stadiums.

Connecticut Tigers at Staten Island Yankees - Richmond County Bank Ballpark
Through June 18, 2109 - Staten Island

Connecticut Tigers at Staten Island Yankees

Lowell Spinners at Brooklyn Cyclones - MCU Park - Coney Island
Through August 01, 2109 - Brooklyn

Lowell Spinners at Brooklyn Cyclones


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