NYC Sporting Events This Month - May 2019May 11, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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Sometimes you just want to get out in the stands and cheer on your team. In New York City, you can do that! No matter what your preferred sport is (basketball, hockey, baseball, etc.), the City Guide calendar is filling in all the blanks. Don't miss a game this season, from college to the minor leagues all the way up to the pros.
Run Club - Brookfield Place
May 11, 2019 - New York
Our Summer Fitness Series kicks off in May with outdoor group runs! Join Mile High Run Club for an all-level outdoor run! Pick up a participation wristband at our concierge desk (indoors, across from Theory); arriving at least 15 minutes early is recommended.
Registration is now open for the 11th Annual Runyon 5K, which will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. 100% of donations raised will directly support bold and innovative scientists funded by the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation. Since the inaugural event in 2009, thousands of Runyon 5K participants have helped raise more than $5.2 million for breakthrough cancer research. “Each year, the Runyon 5K draws people from all five boroughs and the entire tri-state area, and beyond. From cancer survivors and their friends and family members to baseball fans and runners, all participants come with a common goal: to support groundbreaking cancer research that will save lives,” said Yung S. Lie, PhD, President and CEO of Damon Runyon. “We encourage anyone who has been touched by cancer to join us at Yankee Stadium on May 11.” The Runyon 5K route starts at Gate 4 and winds through the ballpark’s concourses and ramps, and up the stairs between levels. Participants have the opportunity to take two laps around the warning track that circles the field, appear on the centerfield video board, and meet scientists funded by Damon Runyon. The 2019 Runyon 5K is pre... (read more)
Spanish Grand Prix Screening - Classic Car Club Manhattan
May 12, 2019 - New York
Join us at CCC to watch the full schedule of F1 championship races. Sunday we'll watch the teams take on the Spanish Grand Prix. We'll press play at 1pm - come enjoy the race with us over brunch and a pint.
New York Mets vs. Miami Marlins - Citi Field
Through May 12, 2019 - Flushing
New York Mets vs. Miami Marlins
Autogasm - Classic Car Club Manhattan
May 14, 2019 - New York
We'll be taking some of our finest machinery up to the Bear Mountain region for a romp through the twisty, technical corners of our favorite roads. Drivers will rotate throughout the day giving participants adequate seat time in each of the cars. A great day of driving is ensured and we can also guarantee you'll finish the day as twice the wheelman as when you started. 9 AM - Meet at CCC for a pre-drive briefing with coffee and pastries12 PM - Stop for lunch 5 PM - Return to CCC for a post-drive cocktail $850 per person, all inclusive. Members and guests of members only. In the event of rain, we will plan to reschedule with a rain date the following week on May 21st.
Celebrity Softball Game - Yankee Stadium
May 16, 2019 - Bronx
Join All-Star New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia at his second Celebrity Softball Game on May 16, 2019 at Yankee Stadium at 6:30PM. It will be an incredible night featuring two celebrity teams, a VIP reception, a silent auction, a trophy presentation, and more. This year's game will feature celebrity participants squaring-off under the lights of Yankee Stadium, all in the name of charity. Fans can join the action by purchasing tickets ranging from general seating to VIP. Tickets start at $20. All proceeds from the event benefit the PitCCh In Foundation and the New York Yankees Foundation.
Monaco Grand Prix Screening - Classic Car Club Manhattan
May 26, 2019 - New York
Join us at CCC to watch the full schedule of F1 championship races. Sunday we'll watch the teams take on the Monaco Grand Prix. We'll press play at 1pm - come enjoy the race with us over brunch and a pint.
World Championship Boxing: Anthony Joshua v Jarrell Miller - Radio City Music Hall
June 01, 2019 - New York
Heavyweight Boxing's biggest star, ANTHONY "AJ" JOSHUA, will make his long-awaited U.S. debut at "The World's Most Famous Arena" when he defends his WBA Super, IBF, WBO and IBO World titles against Brooklyn's undefeated, hard-hitting challenger JARRELL "Big Baby" MILLER on Saturday, June 1st. Global superstar and Olympic hero, Joshua (22-0, 21 KOs), from Watford, England will put his perfect record on the line at "The Mecca of Boxing." AJ will follow in the footsteps of Heavyweight greats such as Joe Louis, Joe Frazier, Evander Holyfield, and Muhammad Ali when he steps into The Garden's famed Boxing ring to challenge 'Big Baby' Miller. Brooklyn's knockout artist, Miller (23-0-1, 20 KOs), will fulfil a lifelong dream of fighting for the World Heavyweight crown in his hometown.
Dance Party Cruise NYC feat. Zumba® - Pier 36
June 08, 2019 - New York
ARE YOU READY FOR a Dance Party Cruise?!?! Our first Dance Party Cruise NYC feat. Zumba® was an incredible and memorable experience - we just had to do it again! Only this time, it's BIGGER & BETTER... We've traded in 2018's yacht for the luxurious LIBERTY BELLE - one of the biggest in the fleet. It has four levels and multiple outdoor decks, air conditioning, four cash bars, two large dance floors, plus other luxury amenities. On this twilight cruise, you'll be able to enjoy the gorgeous Manhattan skyline against the backdrop of night, while DJ Raymond and his crew light up the dance floors! Everything that made our first event a sell-out is part of the package again: a 3-hour NYC cruise feat. dance fitness and Zumba® masterclasses packed with all of your favorite rhythms: latin, dancehall, hip-hop, afrobeats and more, a delicious, hot dinner catered to you, four bars with water, soda, and adult beverages available for purchase. ALL 11 instructors from our first cruise are back: Ylliannis "LeLe" Ramirez, Donny Mendez, Kevin Garcia, Anthony Califano, Evelyn Ramos Hernandez, Marissa Tonge, and Alvarito Arguello. Your sponsors and organizers bringing you this 2nd Annual Zumba Ex... (read more)