NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It’s another step forward on the road to reopening.
New York City is planning a huge concert on the Great Lawn of Central Park to show the world it’s back.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio is recruiting music industry legend Clive Davis to organize the event and recruit the performers – none of whom are yet confirmed.
The tentative date is set for Aug. 21.
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De Blasio says it will be a “once in a lifetime concert.”
The majority of the 60,000 tickets will be free, with 70% of them going to people who have been vaccinated.
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