Wednesday, June 29: Free Outdoor Pools, Free Writing Classes, Free Cruises + 73 More Photo: @nick.staib | Follow @niftynyc & tag your photos with #niftynyc for a chance to be featured Today’s Events 10 Free Writing Classes Free Outdoor Pools in All 5 Boroughs Free Statue of Liberty Sightseeing Cruises (Through Sunday, July 31) Vol. 1 Brooklyn Presents The Greatest 3-Minute Pizza Stories $5 Tickets to 2016 Korean Theatre Festival (Through Sunday, July 3) Free Accordion Concerts in Bryant Park (Wednesdays Through August 31) 'Love Unites Us: Winning the Freedom to Marry in America' How to Cook Insects Free Film: 'A Ballerina’s Tale' Doc About Misty Copeland Neon Indian / Factory Floor / Kim Ann Foxman Still Reeling: Filmmaking Against Gun Violence Strengthening Diversity in New York’s Arts & Cultural Organizations Theo Croker / Maurice Mobetta Brown / Marcus Machado / Kendra Foster / DJ Natasha Diggs Free Film: 'The Great Escape' Starring Steve McQueen Queering Dirty Talk Free Film: 'The Way We Were' with Barbra Streisand & Robert Redford See free & cheap NYC events for tomorrow, Thursday, June 30 (more added later today). Ongoing See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events Free Admission to the Museum of the City of New York + Free Breakfast 'Pixar: The Design of Story' (Through Sunday, August 7) 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) Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial 2016 (Through Sunday, August 21) Two Huge Orchid Sculptures by Isa Genzken Rise Over Central Park (Through Sunday, August 21) Genesis Breyer P-Orridge's 'Try to Altar Everything' Explores the Power of Devotion, Expression & Community (Through Monday, August 1) Free NYC Party Cruises (Through Thursday, July 28) 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) 'Hey! Ho! Let's Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk' (Through Sunday, July 31) 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) '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 Socrates Sculpture Park Celebrates 30 Years with 'LANDMARK' Exhibition (Through Sunday, August 28) The Met's Annual Costume Exhibition Examines the Role of Tech in Haute Couture (Through Sunday, August 14) FLOW.16 Exhibition + Free Tours (Through Saturday, October 29) 40-Foot 'Big Bling' Sculpture Inhabits Madison Sq. Park (Through Sunday, January 8) $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) SONIC CITY: New York's Innovative Musical Instrument Makers (Through Sunday, September 18) $12 Speedboat Rides in New York Harbor (Through Labor Day) Free NYC Beaches Are Open in Every Borough Free Places to BBQ in All Five Boroughs Free Public Kayaking in Manhattan Governors Island is Open for 2016 with Even More to See (Through Sunday, September 25) Jeffrey Deitch-Curated Murals on Display at Coney Island Cheap Brooklyn Sights & Landmarks Cruise (Through Thursday, June 30) Free Performances of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' in NYC Parks (Through Sunday, July 17) Broadway Bites Pop-Up Returns to Greeley Sq. with Diverse Eats (Through Sunday, July 17) Free Mini Golf on Governors Island Summer 2016 Broadway Bites Pop-Up Food Stands (Through Sunday, July 17) Martin Creed's Playful Installation at Park Ave. Armory (Through Sunday, August 7) Take a Ride on Musical Swings (Through Thursday, July 7) Free Dance & Wellness Classes During NYC Dance Week 2016 (Through Monday, June 25) 'Of the people' Shows How Americans Respond to Broken Election System (Through Sunday, July 31) Discounted Admission to the Museum of Sex Cheap Tickets to Statue of Liberty Musical (Through Friday, July 1) Acclaimed Animation Film Series 2016 (Through Thursday, June 30) 2016 New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF) (Through Saturday, July 9) Free Tickets to Dueling Pianos NYC (Through Friday, August 26) Free Admission to Asia Society for Its 60th Anniversary (Through Sunday, July 3) See Pre-Gentrification Williamsburg in 'Los Sures' & 'Of Memory & Los Sures' 'Alexander Hamilton: Striver, Statesman, Scoundrel' (Through Saturday, December 31) Brooklyn Bridge Park Walking Tours (Wednesdays Through September 21) Free Evening Yoga Classes on the Hudson (Wednesdays Through September 28) Free Live Music Dance Parties in Grand Army Plaza (Wednesdays Through August 3) Free Yoga Classes in Washington Sq. 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