See free & cheap NYC events for tomorrow, Friday, October 17th. (more added later today) or check out our top October event picks.

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Today’s Events
Thursday, October 16th: Free Cocktails at 'Brooklyn Spirits' Launch Party
Thursday, October 16th: I Like Your Glasses: Literary Speed Dating with CoverSpy + Afterparty
Thursday, October 16th: Joy the Baker + Free Treats
Thursday, October 16th: Pecha Kucha Brooklyn #2
Thursday, October 16th: Christine Bader & 'The Evolution of a Corporate Idealist: Girl Meets Oil'
Thursday, October 16th: Brokelyn 5th Anniversary Party Hungry with March Band & Scott Rogowsky
Through Sunday, October 19th: The New York Musical Improv Festival 2014
Thursday, October 16th: Old Navy Party with Joe Zee, Free Food & Giveaways
Thursday, October 16th: 'Eat More Better' with The Sporkful's Dan Pashman & Alex Eben Meyer
Thursday, October 16th: Get Your Hands on New Tech at getgeeked NY 2014
Thursday, October 16th: Nicholas Sparks, James Marsden, Michelle Monaghan & Liana Liberato
Thursday, October 16th: 'The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan'

See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events
Through Saturday, November 15th: 'From the Western Front and Beyond: The Writings of World War One'
Through Sunday, November 2nd: Dan Graham & Günther Vogt Installation on the Roof of the Met
Through Sunday, October 19th: 'Madeline in New York: The Art of Ludwig Bemelmans' Celebrates 75th Anniversary of the Beloved Book Series
Thorough Sunday, October 26th: Exhibition on Amusement Park Rides & Games of the 1900s
Through Saturday, October 25th: 'The Passengers' Showcases Moments on the NYC Subway from 1975-1980
Through Monday, January 19th: See the Work of Mac Conner, a 'Mad Men'-Era Illustrator
Through Saturday, October 25th: 'Decolonized Skies' Showcases Ways Surveillance Technology Can Be Used for Public Good
Through Sunday, February 15th: 'Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe'
Through Saturday, January 3rd: 'Dance & Fashion' Exhibition at FIT
Through Saturday, October 25th: Mika Tajima's 'Total Body Conditioning' Contemplates Experience of Time & Space
Through Wednesday, November 5th: 'Sleuthing the Mind'—Artistic Practice Informed by Neuroscience
Through Saturday, October 18th: Central Perk Pops Up for 20th Anniversary of 'Friends' with Free Coffee, Gunther & More
Through Saturday, January 31st: Celebrate 45 Years of 'Sesame Street' with NYPL
Through Friday, October 31st: The Brooklyn Plantology Great Pumpkin Patch 2014
Through Sunday, November 2nd: 50% Off NYC Ghost Tours
Through Friday, October 31st: Archtober Architecture & Design Month 2014
Through Friday, October 31st: Free Horror Film Marathons
Through Friday, October 17th: New York Gypsy Festival 2014
Through Monday, October 31st: Spooky Midnight Movies at Nitehawk
Through Tuesday, October 28th: 'Spectober IV': Spectacle Theater Screens Little-Known Horror Films
Through Tuesday, October 28th: NYC H.P. Lovecraft Festival 2014 of Theatre & Film
Through Sunday, January 4th: 'Crossing Brooklyn: Art from Bushwick, Bed-Stuy, and Beyond'
Through Sunday, November 8th: 50% Off Tickets to Blood Manor Haunted House
Through Sunday, October 18th: Fall for Dance 2014
Through Friday, October 31st: Rare Stevie Nicks Self-Portraits on Display
Through Sunday, October 19th: Astoria Art Festival 2014
Through Sunday, February 8th: 'Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs' at MoMA
Through Saturday, October 18th: HONK! NYC Festival 2014
Through Sunday, October 19th: Architecture & Design Film Festival 2014
Thursdays Through November 20th: Seaport Youthmarket Urban Farm Stands

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