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If you visit the Big Apple this weekend, you could choose one of these unique events. The first: The U.S. Open features the world's top tennis players in Flushing Meadows, all weekend and through Sept. 8. This is Arthur Ashe Stadium as seen last year at a ceremony honoring Andre Agassi's induction into the Court of Championships.
If tennis isn't your thing, the NYC Unicycle Festival runs Friday through Sunday and bills itself as "three days of one-wheel madness," which certainly sounds more interesting that L.A.'s four-wheeled wildness. Details: Unicycle