Beaches will be closing in September, but the music will go on. Here is a full list of the events coming up in the month of September at the Ford Amphitheater.
Hot 97’s On Da Reggae and Soca Tip 2017
When: September 1
Check out live performances by Sean Paul, Busy Signal, Bunji Garlin, Charly Black, Kranium, Konshens, Kevin Lyttle, and Rupee.
The 2nd Annual Coney Island Freestyle Funhouse
When: September 2
TKA, Judy Torres, George Lamond, Cynthia, Sa-Fire, Rob Base, Coro, Sweet Sensation, Black Sheep, Lisette Melendez, Soul Sonic Force, David (of Nice N Wild), Alisha, Fascination, Joe Zangie will highlight this second annual Labor Day weekned event in Coney Island. Doors will open at 5 p.m. and the show begins at 6 p.m.
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico
When: September 3
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico and special gust Luis Damon will perform at the amphitheater a day after the Freestyle Funhouse to cap off the Labor Day weekend festivities.
IABS Charities Presents: The Great Irish Fair of New York
When: September 16
This family-friendly celebration highlights Irish-American heritage and culture with Irish bands, food, dancing, children’s activities, and attractions. The Brooklyn Bands, Andy Cooney, Derek Warfield & Unforgettable Fire are among those performing.
When: September 21
Daddy Yankee is coming to Coney Island to perform, but it’s on a Thursday night — so plan accordingly if you wish to attend.
The Disco Biscuits Present: City Bisco
When: September 22 and 23
The Disco Biscuits are returning to the city for a second straight year. They will also be performing at Irving Plaza on September 20 and 21, but that will be during the week. You can see them right in Coney Island on Friday and Saturday.
When: Saturday September 30
The Washington, D.C.-based Thievery Corporation will perform over the weekend in late September. Earlier this year they released the latest song from their album “The Temple of I & I.
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