Empire State Plaza celebrates 50 years
Commemorate the Empire State Plaza 50th Anniversary on Sept. 16, noon to 8 p.m., and celebrate the story of how the center of New York’s capital city became a public space where government, culture, and community converge.
Enjoy a day full of live entertainment featuring Shadows of the ’60s: Tribute to Motown Super Groups, food, a farmers market featuring New York state products, special plaza tours at 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., starting at the Visitors Center, and fireworks presented by CDTA. Plus a special 50th Anniversary Birthday Cake by Hannaford Supermarkets.
Bring lawn chairs.
The Plaza at 50 commemoration will also feature a special exhibit at the New York State Museum and a speaker series at The Egg. For more information, visit https://www.ny.gov/programs/empire-state-plaza-50/.
Gloria MazurePost Author
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