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Blog Music

June 26, 2014

The Goddesses of Mad. Sq. Music

Last night Mad. Sq. Music had a double bill for its second concert of the season. Performing were two Goddesses who encompassed power and beauty on stage. Ester Rada and Maya Azucena had great presence, which created both an entertaining and moving night of song. People of all ages and cultures gathered on the Oval… Read more

Blog Kids

June 24, 2014

Debut of Joanie Leeds’ New Album Good Egg!

The Oval Lawn this morning was honored to have Joanie Leeds and The Nightlights debut the release of their latest album, Good Egg. The performance today was nothing but fun, showcasing songs from previous hit albums as well as launching into new material. Joanie’s new album really went over well with a crowd of eager… Read more

Blog Music

June 20, 2014

Oval Lawn Series Kick Off with Nicole Atkins

Girl! Nicole Atkins looked amazing! On Wednesday, June 18, Mad. Sq. Music opened the Oval Lawn to host its first concert of the summer. Nicole Atkins graced us with breezy hot weather and looked stunning in her long, flowing white dress. She entertained the crowd with her music and banter between songs, singing classics from… Read more

Blog Kids

June 19, 2014

Mad. Sq. Kids Journey to East Asia!

Mad. Sq. Kids traveled to East Asia this morning with Rabbit Days and Dumplings! Tennessee-born Elena Moon Park celebrates her Korean heritage with an opening song about the Korean New Year. Elena and her friends released an album entitled Rabbit Days and Dumplings that features children-inspired music from all over eastern Asia. She performed songs… Read more

Blog Kids

June 12, 2014

Jammin’ with Josh & The Jamtones

This morning Josh & The Jamtones rocked out on our Oval Lawn with ska inspired children’s music. Mad. Sq. Kids closed out it’s first week of concerts with the funny and entertaining Josh & The Jamtones. The rain and wet grass did not stop the kids from having fun and dancing. The energy on the… Read more

Music Press Releases

May 2, 2014

Oval Lawn Series Begins June 18!

FREE, ECLECTIC, LIVE MUSIC THIS SUMMER IN THE PARK Free Outdoor Concerts on Wednesday Evenings from June 18 to August 6 New York, NY | May 2, 2014—Madison Square Park Conservancy announces the lineup for the twelfth season of Mad. Sq. Music: Oval Lawn Series, which presents award-winning performers in a range of genres for… Read more


July 26, 2013

Celebrate Flatiron Chefs: The Last Bite

Celebrate Flatiron Chefs has come and gone – but talk of this fantastic food event is sure to remain on the tongues of guests until next year’s event! While temperatures reached well into the 90s, that didn’t stop 800 guests from coming into the park to sample food from the best chefs and restaurants that… Read more


July 5, 2013

Bluegrass Blowout with The Grascals and Joy Kills Sorrow

On Wednesday, the Conservancy served up our annual pre-Independence day celebration with a night of Bluegrass and BBQ. Audience members were treated to an eclectic mix of string music from new-folk string band Joy Kills Sorrow and acclaimed bluegrass group, The Grascals, as well as delicious treats from our friends at Fatty Cue’. Kicking the… Read more


June 20, 2013

Suzanne Vega in the Park!

Last night we were so pleased and honored to have Suzanne Vega open our 2013 Mad. Sq. Music: Oval Lawn Concert Series! At over 2,500 in attendance, Suzanne played to one of the biggest audiences we’ve had here in the park, and certainly did not disappoint. “Tom’s Diner” and “Luka” were among the crowd favorites… Read more

Press Releases

May 30, 2013

Celebrate Flatiron Chefs!

RETURN TO CELEBRATE FLATIRON CHEFS! The 9th annual outdoor culinary extravaganza, featuring star chefs and restaurants, returns to historic Madison Square Park on July 16. New York, NY (May 30, 2013) — As summer begins to take hold in the minds of New Yorkers, thoughts turn to the one-of-a-kind summertime events that can only be… Read more