Friday, May 27: Nifty Picnic, Free Drinks, ‘Top Gun’ + This Weekend

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Today’s Events

1st Annual Nifty NYC Memorial Day Weekend Kick-Off Picnic

Free Pizza & Pugs at Secret Loft Comedy Show

Free 'Top Gun' Screening on the Deck of The Intrepid + Intro by One of the Pilots

Cheap Memorial Day Weekend Yacht Cruise

Watch 'Best in Show' While Surrounded by Dogs + Pre-Movie Dog Show

Memorial Day Weekend 2016 Bollywood Disco

'Mad Max' Weekend Screenings at MoMI (Through Sunday, May 29)

'Reading Rainbow' Drunk College Writing Workshop + Free Drinks

Free Fencing Classes in Bryant Park (Fridays Through June 3)

Free Shakespeare in Bryant Park: 'Much Ado About Nothing' (Through May 4)

Free Stargazing at Lincoln Center (Fridays & Saturdays Through August 12)

'Alice Through The Looking Glass' Opening Night Event + Games & Snacks

'Of Beards and Men: The Revealing History of Facial Hair'

Free Tickets to See Stars of BBC's 'The Choir' at Carnegie Hall

Join a Global Celebration at the NYC Blues for Peace Concert

Narcissism, Mourning & Sexuality

Divas Roller Disco

Free Film: 'When Harry Met Sally'

Rooftop Films: 'Jacqueline (Argentine)' + Open Bar

Total Slacker / Shelf Life / Hotline / Faye

Date Night Happy Hour + Free Drinks

Burlesque Tribute to Divas from Judy Garland to Madonna

Ending Today

Mad. Sq. Eats 2016 (Through Friday, May 27)

'Printing Women: Three Centuries of Female Printmakers, 1570–1900' (Through Friday, May 27)

Free & Cheap Memorial Day Weekend

Saturday BWAC's 2016 Spring Art Shows & Concert Series (Through Sunday, June 12)

Saturday DanceAfrica 2016 Bazaar (Through Monday, May 30)

Saturday See Hamilton for Free . . . (Through Saturday, June 4)

Saturday Works of J.S. Bach, C.P.E. Bach & Telemann + Wine & Cheese Reception

Saturday Outkast Concert ($10 Tickets!)

Sunday 'Glee'-Themed Broadway Walking Tour

Sunday Manhattanhenge 2016

Sunday Brunch Discussion: How Response to Global Warming Will Change Flavors & Foodways

Sunday Free Film: 'Coming to America'

Monday Alejandro Escovedo Concerts (Through Tuesday, May 31)

Monday Free Memorial Day 2016 Ceremony on the Deck of The Intrepid

Monday Free 2016 Green-Wood Memorial Day Concert

Monday Free 2016 NY Philharmonic Memorial Day Concert

Monday The New York Nightingales Salute the Troops

Ongoing

See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events

'Pixar: The Design of Story' (Through Sunday, August 7)

Alex Katz at the Met (Through Sunday, June 26)

Celebrate the Chinese Lunar Year of the Monkey at the Met (Through Sunday, July 24)

'harlem is…A State of Mind' (Through Thursday, June 30)

'SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS' Sensual Camping Ground at MoSex (Through Spring 2016)

'New York New Design' (Through Saturday, May 28)

Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial 2016 (Through Sunday, August 21)

Edvard Munch & Expressionism at Neue Galerie (Through Monday, June 13)

Two Huge Orchid Sculptures by Isa Genzken Rise Over Central Park (Through Sunday, August 21)

'In the Wake: Japanese Photographers Respond to 3/11' (Through Sunday, June 12)

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge's 'Try to Altar Everything' Explores the Power of Devotion, Expression & Community (Through Monday, August 1)

Imagine a Peaceful World at Yoko Ono's 3/11 Installation (Through Sunday, June 12)

Free NYC Party Cruises (Through Thursday, June 30)

Staten Island Unlimited 2016 Photography Triennial (Through Wednesday, August 31)

'Transit Etiquette or: How I Learned to Stop Spitting and Step Aside in 25 Languages' (Through Tuesday, July 26)

'Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly History' Chronicles the Designer's Creative Projects (Through Sunday, August 7)

'Saturday Night Live: The Exhibition' (Through Wednesday, June 1)

'Flavor: Making It and Faking It' at the Museum of Food & Drink (Through Tuesday, May 31)

'Hey! Ho! Let's Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk' (Through Sunday, July 31)

'Drawing Dialogues: Selections from the Sol LeWitt Collection' (Through Sunday, June 12)

Free NYC Happy Hour Cruises (Through Thursday, June 30)

'Wanderlust' on the High Line Explores Journeys We Make (Through March 2017)

18 Boombox Sculptures Transform Brooklyn Museum (Through Sunday, August 14)

Commedia dell'Arte-Style 'Cinderella' (Through Saturday, June 25)

'Disguise: Masks and Global African Art' at Brooklyn Museum (Through Sunday, September 18)

A 'Psycho'-Inspired House Perches on the Met's Rooftop Garden (Through Monday, October 31)

Free Weekday Piano Concerts in Bryant Park

Aerial Spectacles, Live Music & Drinks Under Brooklyn Bridge at Immersive Circus 'Bianco' (Through Sunday, May 29)

FLUX Art Fair 2016 (Through Tuesday, May 31)

'GRRRL GERMS: A Visual History of Riot Grrrl' Film Series (Through Saturday, May 28)

Witchy Meets Techy at 'The Mystical Digital: Works by Kara Stone' Videogame Installation (Through Friday, June 17)

Socrates Sculpture Park Celebrates 30 Years with 'LANDMARK' Exhibition (Through Sunday, August 28)

Cindy Sherman Exhibit at Metro Pictures (Through Thursday, June 9)

The Met's Annual Costume Exhibition Examines the Role of Tech in Haute Couture (Through Sunday, August 14)

Flying Solo Theatre Festival 2016—$9 Plays (Through Saturday, May 28)

Stage Adaptation of Zora Neale Hurston's 'Their Eyes Were Watching God' (Through Sunday, May 29)

FLOW.16 Exhibition + Free Tours (Through Saturday, October 29)

$10 Big Apple Circus Tickets (Through Monday, May 30)

40-Foot 'Big Bling' Sculpture Inhabits Madison Sq. Park (Through Sunday, January 8)

Edgar Allen Poe Festival 2016 (Through Saturday, June 11)

Kings County Fair 2016 (Through Monday, May 30)

$20 Tickets to 'Body Worlds' (Through Thursday, June 30)

'Uniformity' Uniform Exhibit at the Museum at FIT (Through Saturday, November 19)

Classic Arcade Games on Display at MoMI (Through Sunday, October 9)

Cheap Central Park Photography Tours (Through Sunday, June 26)

Summer Road Trip Films at Syndicated (Through Sunday, May 28)

Free Shakespeare in the Park: 'The Taming of the Shrew' (Through Sunday, June 26)

2016 Fleet Week NYC (Through Tuesday, May 31)

DanceAfrica & Film Africa Festival 2016

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