Sports Events in New York City This Weekend - September 22-September 24September 18, 2017 - 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.
New York Cosmos vs. North Carolina FC - MCU Park
September 23, 2017 - Coney Island
MCU Park in Brooklyn will be the new home of the legendary soccer club the New York Cosmos. The team will host a total of 16 regular season NASL matches at MCU Park this year beginning with the home opener on April 1st.
New York City FC vs. Houston Dynamo - New York City FC
September 23, 2017 - New York
Broadcast: YES, WFAN (Online) - NYCFC at Yankee Stadium
New Balance Bronx 10 Mile - The Bronx
September 24, 2017 - Bronx
Boogie down in the Bronx with a 10-mile race through this vibrant New York City borough. With title sponsor New Balance back again this year, the New Balance Bronx 10 Mile promises to be an even bigger and better event for all runners, their friends, and their family. The 2017 New Balance Bronx 10 Mile is part of NYRR's Five-Borough Series: Run New York. Five Boroughs. One City.
National vs. Mets - Citi Field
Through September 24, 2017 - Flushing
The Fourth Annual Rolex Central Park Horse Show - Wollman Rink
Through September 24, 2017 - New York
As one of the most anticipated equestrian events of the year, the Rolex Central Park Horse Show is returning to New York City’s iconic Wollman Rink. The fourth annual event will feature five days of diverse programming and daily exhibitions of different breeds and disciplines. This year’s champion riders include Georgina Bloomberg, Kent Farrington (ranked #1 equestrian in the world), Mclain Ward (ranked #2 equestrian in the world), Brianne Goutal, Jimmy Torano, and many more. New to 2017, Gladiator Polo™, presented by the U.S. Polo Association, combines the world’s best polo players with modified rules to keep the competition fast. The Rolex Central Park Horse Show will also feature FREE events available for families, kids and the public on September 24, including equestrian demonstrations, presentations and other activities. Tickets will be available starting July 21 at http://cphs.coth.com/page/tickets.
NYRR Open Run - Brooklyn Bridge Park
Through October 03, 2017 - Brooklyn Heights
New York Road Runners invite you to join their free Tuesday night Open Runs! Whether you're a first time runner, a seasoned marathoner, or you prefer to walk, you're welcome along. No need to register in advance; sign-in takes place on site. Volunteers track the timing and marshal the course, but please leave your valuables at home as bag check is not provided. To participate, meet on the path south of Fornino at Pier 6 at 6:45pm for registration. The run begins at 7:00pm and the course comprises a full 5K. NYRR Open Runs are open to all ages. Strollers and dogs on leashes welcome.
- Bryant Park
Through October 13, 2017 - New York
Free beginner lessons with masters of this modern sport Take a stab at the modern sport of fencing with masters from Manhattan Fencing Center. No prior experience needed and equipment is provided. Pre-registration is required at manhattanfencing.com. Drop-ins will only be accepted if space allows. Must be 16 or older to participate. Fifth Avenue Terrace, at 41st Street Take a stab at the modern sport of fencing with masters from Manhattan Fencing Center. No prior experience needed and equipment is provided.
St. Francis Men's Soccer Game - Brooklyn Bridge Park
Through October 29, 2017 - Brooklyn Heights
The St. Francis College Men's Soccer Team will call BBP home for the fifth year in a row. Last year, the Terriers were NEC regular season champions and NEC Tournament champions. Head to Pier 5 to see the Terriers in action!