Well-known evangelical figures and Yankees great Mariano Rivera are expected to attend the NY CityFest revival on the park’s Great Lawn.
Alicia Keys, Kings of Leon, John Mayer, Elvis Costello and Stevie Wonder were set to appear Saturday at the Global Citizen Festival concert in Central Park.
Friday night was a long time coming for the 60,000 people who packed the Great Lawn for the historic event for the second time.
The rich, powerful voices of Bocelli and his special guests, including Celine Dion and Tony Bennett, swept across Central Park’s Great Lawn enthralling thousands of fans.
A free concert that was cancelled back in June because of severe thunderstorms and lightning has been rescheduled for Sept. 30.