Here are our top picks for live events in New York City for Memorial Day weekend. 

MUSIC

Unplugged

One of the most popular and enduring alt-rock bands from the early ’80s, 10,000 Maniacs will perform “acoust-ish” sets in an intimate venue.

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10,000 Maniacs

May 24, 8 pm; May 25, 7 pm

City Winery, NYC

SPORTS

Pinstrip Pride

Despite owning one of the longest injury lists in baseball, the New York Yankees are winning games and giving Yankee Nation a lot to cheer about in 2019.  Enjoy interleague play when they host the NL West Padres.

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San Diego Padres vs. New York Yankees

May 27, 1:05 pm

Yankee Stadium, Bronx

ARTS/THEATRE

Go For The Laughs

This may be your last chance to see Eddie Lizzard live — the British stand-up comedian says he make give up the stage for politics.

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Eddie Izzard

May 24  May 25, 8 pm

Beacon Theatre, NYC