Experience HARLEM WEEK Virtually! | New York by Rail

august, 2020

16augAll Day23Experience HARLEM WEEK Virtually!(All Day) Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, 200A W 136th St

Event Details

Experience HARLEM WEEK Virtually!

Experience the strength, culture, history and resilience of Harlem virtually from August 16-23 at this year’s HARLEM WEEK!

Harlem Week

Photo Sources from the Harlem Week Facebook Page.


Celebrate the culture, history, resilience and strength of Harlem virtually this year! Overtime, this event, which is in its 46th year, has grown to be a month-long tribute to Harlem’s rich culture and neighborhoods. This event highlights the commonalities between the neighborhoods throughout the borough. In addition, it provides those with varying races, beliefs, and cultures an opportunity to express their different lifestyles. Overall, the event’s main focus is to show pride in the diversity, history and growth of Harlem throughout the years.

Attending the Event

This exciting virtual event is open to the public and is held throughout the week of August 16th to the 23rd. Registration for the event is quick and easy and can be completed on the HARLEM WEEK website! To learn more about other events that are being hosted, please visit the calendar page on the website.

Participating in the Event

HARLEM WEEK is one of the largest cultural celebrations in the country and highly recognized around the world. With over 111 events, including conferences, seminars, sports, music, food and dance, this celebration uplifts your spirits. Although COVID-19 has caused the event to go virtual, over three million people visit the borough to join in on the celebration in years past. People travel from all around the world to experience the culture, address society’s pressing issues and celebrate Harlem. Be sure to attend this virtual event this August and plan your Summer 2021 trip to Harlem to hopefully experience an in-person celebration.

Take Amtrak to HARLEM WEEK

Attend HARLEM WEEK when it reopens to the public via Amtrak to Yonkers Station—Don’t forget to use the Amtrak See New York and Save 15% discount! In addition, the station is 11.6 miles away from the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, making it an easy and convenient option to get to the event.

From the Yonkers Station, taken to your reserved NYTRAIN Enterprise Rent-a-Car. Click here to reserve your car or call the Yonkers office on McLean Ave. today at 914-968-1000.


august 16 (Sunday) - 23 (Sunday)


Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce

200A W 136th St