Binghamton

Special Events

Explore all the fun and exciting things to do in Binghamton, New York. From family events to festivals and attractions, enjoy the best of what Binghamton has to offer.

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Monthly Events

July


  • July 4 - 4 on the 4th Race - New course for 2019 that starts and finishes at Visions corporate headquarters, 3301 Country Club Rd, Endwell, NY. The race will take you through beautiful Highland Park, charming Endwell neighborhoods and the "Business District" of Endwell. Before, during and after the race family and friends are welcome to participate in the festivities that will be taking place at Visions headquarters! Which include family fun activities for the kiddos, a DJ, and lots of food & drinks. Once you are done…
  • July 4 - July 4th Extravaganza - Kids triathlon, food vendors, arts & crafts, entertainment, chicken barbeque, fun festivities for the family, and a spectacular fireworks display.
  • July 5 - Busines of Art Workshop: Framing, Matting, & Hanging - First Friday in Binghamton is the perfect time to visit downtown (and Roberson). Come to the Museum on July 5th and enjoy $4 admission after 5PM, which includes planetarium show and access to an entire museum of exhibitions. Planetarium show (7PM) Show TBD New exhibition: Woman’s Work An entire gallery paying tribute to women and their artwork. See you this First Friday. Open 12PM – 9PM
  • July 6 - Parlor City 5K Run - A showcase event of July Fest that takes you through the historic west side of Binghamton.
  • July 13 - Think Pink Rack Race - Team PetalsHope and the Vestal Coal House are excited to announce that the 3rd Annual Think Pink Rack Race will take place on Saturday, July 13th, 9:00am at the Coal House. Proceeds Benefit Komen – Upstate New York. This is a 5K Run/Walk with official results and awards. Runners are encouraged to wear pink to show support of breast cancer awareness. Prizes will be given out for best pink outfits. There will be live music by Lone Ryderz, refreshments, and…
  • July 14 - The Color Run – Binghamton Whether this is your first 5K or you're a marathon runner, you won't want to miss the experience of The Color Run - Binghamton! This event is not timed, it's meant to encourage each participant to go at your own pace and enjoy the colorful journey as you go through the color (non-toxic colored corn starch) zones. Volunteer opportunities are available (free t-shirt and tons of fun!) on both July 13 and 14 - your help will result in a…
  • July 14 - Cutler Flea “Summer in JC” Antiques & Vintage Market - A summer indoor and outdoor market of quality antiques, vintage collectibles and one-of-a-kind artisan finds with select artisanal food and beverage vendors. Free admission Date: July 14, 2019 Rain or shine Time: 9 AM-2 PM with featured music concert at 1:30. Location: Schorr Family Firehouse Stage parking lot. 48 Willow Street, Johnson City, NY on the corner of Corliss and Willow Streets.
  • July 17 Author’s Showcase presents Poetry Reading with J. Barrett Wolf - J. Barrett Wolf is a published poet that has been writing for over forty years. He has received numerous awards, including a Broome County Arts Council project grant to produce the reading series, “Here & There: Poets from Near and Far”, and was commissioned to write the tenth anniversary poem for the Broome County Public Library. He has recently returned to Binghamton from Scotland where he attended the annual Arran Island Poetry Adventure, working, sharing, and performing with British and…
  • July 18 - Cocktails with Creatives - Cocktails with Creatives Come network, talk shop, collaborate with like minds in a relaxed, low-key atmosphere. Creatives of all genres welcome! Grab your favorite evening beverage and join the conversation.
  • July 18 - Sunset Runway 5K - The Sunset Runway 5k is a race to bring awareness to the Greater Binghamton Airport. This race will start in the evening and will allow participants to run on the Runway Tarmac where participants will see a spectacular view of the Sunset over Broome County's Valley. Race Timing, Music, and Beer included in the race experience. You get to run on Runway 16/34 and Runway 10/28. Registration starts at 6:00pm, Race starts at 7:30pm Start Time: 7:30pm EDT Price: $20.00 Race Fee…
  • July 19 - Movies in the Park: “Aquaman” - Free showing of the movie "Aquaman" at Otsiningo Park. Brought to you by Broome County Parks. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket and grab a snack at our vendors. Plenty of free parking. Seating begins at 8:00; movie begins at 8:30.
  • July 20 - Martini Walk - The Binghamton Martini Walk, a summer tradition, invites you to stroll downtown with your friends from venue to venue and sample martinis all Saturday afternoon long.
  • July 20 and 21 - 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 - Roberson is joining forces with TechWorks! for a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. Visit TechWorks! and receive $1 off of admission to Roberson and vice versa. Get more information about the celebration at TechWorks! on July 20 On July 20 and 21, Roberson will be showing Apollo mission and moon-based exploration films. Each will also be accompanied by a night sky tour featuring the sky on the evening of July 20, 1969. Earth, Moon &…
  • July 22 - LG&T Tennis Challenger An ATP tour event which draws world class tennis players to the Binghamton area.
  • July 22 - Business of Art Workshop: Behind the Scenes, Performance Special - Presenters: Andrea Gregori, Director of Community Engagement at Tri-Cities Opera & Tim Gleason, Artistic Director at KNOW Theatre Students will take a peek behind the curtain to see what makes performance venues tick. Beginning at Tri-Cities Opera, students will see staging and design spaces, tour the costume shop, and participate in a voice lesson lead by TCO’s very own, Andrea Gregori, followed by a brief q&a. From there, students will move to KNOW Theatre, where Artistic Director Tim Gleason will…
  • July 24 - Five Finger Death Punch - Ticketing: Ticketmaster.com (avoid additional fees by purchasing your tickets in person at the Box Office) Pricing: $52.50 Floor is General Admission, Elevated Seats are Reserved VIP1: FFDP Diamond Meet & Greet VIP Package $477.50 includes: One Ticket in Rows 1-5 or general admission Exclusive Meet & Greet with members of FFDP Individual photograph with members of FFDP Guided tour of the stage and backstage Collectors VIP-Exclusive poster autographed by members of FFDP Exclusive VIP merchandise Limited edition commemorative laminate and lanyard On-site CIP host…
  • July 26 and 27 - Summer Savoyards present “The Yeomen of the Guard” - Gilbert & Sullivan operetta set at the Tower of London.
  • July 27- Bandera Family Christmas in July 5K - The 4th Annual Bandera Family Christmas in July 5K Run/Walk will take place Saturday, July 27th, 9:00am at the Vestal Coal House! This 5K benefits the Bandera Family Free Christmas Dinner, serving free Christmas dinners to the community for 30 years! Come down to the Coal House and celebrate Christmas in July for a great cause. Santa will be on-site, as well live Christmas Carolers! There will be delicious homemade cookies & refreshments post-race. There will be a free kids…
  • July 27 - Family Movie Night: The Lego Movie 2 - Get out of the house and under the stars! Join us at the Ross Park Amphitheater for a showing of The Lego Movie 2 on the big outdoor screen! Admission for this movie is free, donations accepted. Amphitheater seating is limited and will be first come, first served. Concessions will be available for purchase. The Binghamton Zoo will be open on the night of the movie! Admissions will be open 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm (zoo closes at 8:00). Stop…
  • July 30 - Buckcherry at Touch of Texas - Buckcherry have added fuel to the hard rock genre's fire for nearly two decades now. The Grammy Award-nominated multi-platinum outfit is responsible for smashes including "Lit Up" off their gold-certified 1999 self-titled debut as well as "Crazy Bitch" and "Sorry" from 2006's platinum15. Along the way, they've shared stages with everybody from AC/DC and Mötley Crüe to Slipknot and Rob Zombie as well as festival bills including Bamboozie with Bon Jovi and In-N-Iron, Sturgis, and more. Releasing their seventh…

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