The Metropolitan Opera’s Free Summer Recitals Series


The Metropolitan Opera hosts a series of free opera concerts in NYC park each summer in June.

Concerts are held in all five boroughs.

The concerts feature performances by the Opera’s young rising stars, who perform a selection of opera arias and duets.

The Central Park concert usually starts the season with a performance at the park’s Rumsey Playfield.

The concerts are free and open to the public.


2017 Metropolitan Opera Summer Concerts in the Park:

  • Monday, June 12, 2017, 8:00 p.m.
    Central Park SummerStage, Rumsey Playfield
  • Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
    Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 1, Brooklyn
  • Friday, June 16, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
    Clove Lakes, Staten Island
  • Saturday, June 17, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
    Crotona Park, Bronx
  • Friday, June 23, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
    Jackie Robinson Park, Manhattan
  • Saturday, June 24, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
    Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

Visit the Metropolitan Opera website for 2017 schedule details.


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