2014-by-Josh-Gosfield-575x720Now in its eighth year, Make Music New York is a unique festival of 1,000+ free concerts in public spaces throughout the five boroughs of New York City, all happening on Saturday, June 21, the first day of summer!

MMNY takes place simultaneously with similar festivities in more than 726 cities around the world — a global celebration of music making.Completely different from a typical music festival, MMNY is open to anyone who wants to take part.

Completely different from a typical music festival, MMNY is open to anyone who wants to take part.

Map of Make Music New York venues

From 10:00am – 10:-00pm, musicians of all ages, creeds, and musical persuasions — from hip hop to opera, Latin jazz to punk rock — perform on streets, sidewalks, stoops, plazas, cemeteries, parks and gardens.

From high school bands to marquee names, MMNY is open to anyone who wants to take part, enjoyed by everyone who wants to attend. Over 1,000 MMNY concerts have taken place in each of the last four years.

Below is a list of the venues in Central Brooklyn. Click the highlighted venue to see the list of bands and their scheduled performance times.

To see a list the venues in your neighborhood, go here.

Fort Greene/Clinton Hill

BAM, 230 Ashland Pl

Brooklyn Flea176 Lafayette Ave

Brooklyn Sweet Spot366 Myrtle Ave

Buff Patty376 Myrtle Ave

Energy Fuel386 Myrtle Ave

Gnarly Vines350 Myrtle Ave

Le Petit Bakery354 Myrtle Ave

BrownstoneJAZZ @ Putnam Triangle Plaza15 Putnam Ave

Corkscrew Wines Brooklyn489 Myrtle Ave

The Runner458 Myrtle Ave

The Owl and the Pussycat154 Vanderbilt Ave

Soco509 Myrtle Ave

Luz177 Vanderbilt Ave


Bed-Vyne Brew370 Tompkins Ave

Brevoort PlaygroundBrevoort Playground

Clifton Place Memorial Garden and Park1035-1037 Bedford Ave

Common Grounds A Neighborhood Coffee House376 Tompkins Ave

Le Paris Dakar518 Nostrand Ave

Peace and Riot492 Nostrand Ave

Project Parlor742 Myrtle Ave

Restoration Plaza West1368 Fulton St

The Space Palace844 Myrtle Ave

Tipsy584 Myrtle Ave

Tompkins and Macdonough69 MacDonough

Crown Heights

After Dark at Breukelen Coffee House764 Franklin Ave

FiveMyles558 St. Johns Pl

Ronald McNair ParkRonald McNair Park

Stratosphere Studios227 Utica Ave

Weeksville Heritage Center158 Buffalo Ave


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  1. Here are the Fort Greene Park entrance at Myrtle Avenue/Washington Park

    12pm PATH-P, fresh young BK lyricist
    1pm Jacob Schaffer, vocal looping and original instrumentalist
    3pm Lakule, singer/songwriter, MUNY artist
    5pm Iampopula, hip-hop and rock fun
    6pm Thomas Piper digital creator has worked with The Last Poets, Public Enemy

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