Saturday, August 13: Free Ice Cream, Squirt Gun Fight, Women in the Arts + 83 More

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Today’s Events

Free Melt Ice Cream Sandwiches

Coney Island Squirt Gun Fight

2016 Chatpati Mela in Jackson Heights with Bhangra Lessons & Pani Puri Eating Contest

Vaute LES Store Opening with 50% Off, Tons of Free Vegan Treats & Free Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics

Car-Free Summer Streets 2016 with Zipline, Giant Water Slide & More (Saturdays Through August 20)

Boozy Rooftop Brunch

Kiefer Sutherland

Flushing BID's 2016 Street Festival

Glass Art, Jewelry Making, Frozen Treats & More at Hester St. Fair

Learn About Local Food System Pollinators + Honey Tasting

Cheap Silent Disco Party

2016 Brooklyn Women in the Arts Festival

Lady Art NYC & Catland Books BBQ Extravaganza

Great Jazz on the Great Hill 2016 + Food Trucks

1,000+ Singers Perform a Piece by Pulitzer Winner David Lang at Lincoln Center

Otis Redding & Aretha Franklin Tribute Night

Confetti Queer Dance Party

See free & cheap NYC events for tomorrow, Sunday, August 14 (more added later today).

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Ending Today

Shakespeare in the Parking Lot: 'The Merchant of Venice' (Through Saturday, August 13)

2016 NYC Women's Surf Film Festival (Through Saturday, August 13)

Ongoing

See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events

Free Admission to the Museum of the City of New York + Free Breakfast

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

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

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

'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

Manus x Machina: Fashion In the Age of Technology (Through Friday, September 2)

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)

'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

Free Mini Golf on Governors Island

Discounted Admission to the Museum of Sex

Free Tickets to Dueling Pianos NYC (Through Friday, August 26)

'Alexander Hamilton: Striver, Statesman, Scoundrel' (Through Saturday, December 31)

Free Outdoor Pools in All 5 Boroughs

Cheap NYC Street Art Walking Tours (Through Sunday, August 28)

See Katharina Grosse's Colorful Transformation of a Ft. Tilden Building (Through Wednesday, November 30)

Free Statue of Liberty Cruises (Through Wednesday, August 31)

'diane arbus: in the beginning' Features Never-Before-Seen Photographs (Through Sunday, November 27)

Influence of the AIDS Crisis on American Art (Through Sunday, September 25)

2016 Queens World Film Festival Encores (Through Thursday, August 25)

The Sharing Movement's Impact on NYC's Future (Through Friday, September 2)

'The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe' Off-Broadway (Through Wednesday, August 31)

Free Brooklyn Sights & Landmarks Cruises (Through Wednesday, August 31)

Super Cheap Roller Skating in Prospect Park (Through Friday, September 30)

Free Shakespeare in NYC Parks: 'The Winter's Tale' (Through Sunday, August 14)

Free Shakespeare in the Park: 'Troilus and Cressida' (Through Sunday, August 14)

2016 NYC Restaurant Week (Through Friday, August 19)

'Othello' in Riverside Park (Through Friday, August 21)

Free Shakespeare in the Parking Lot: 'The Merchant of Venice' (Through Sunday, August 14)

Museum of Ice Cream is a Wonka-Like Wonderland with Edible Balloons & a Sprinkle Pool (Through Wednesday, August 31)

2016 Harlem Week (Through Saturday, August 27)

2016 Bronx Salsa Fest (Through Sunday, August 28)

2016 Caribbean Jerk & Reggae Fest (Through Saturday, September 3)

2016 Grand Street Restaurant Week (Through Sunday, August 14)

Free Shakespeare in Brooklyn Bridge Park: 'The Winter's Tale' (Through Sunday, August 14)

Stop by charity: water 's Pop-Up & Give Clean Water to Someone in Need for Free (Through Sunday, August 28)

Wes Anderson Week at Syndicated (Through Sunday, August 14)

$12 Brunch & More Restaurant Deals During Dine in Brooklyn 2016 (Through Monday, August 22)

2016 UNFringed Festival (Through Sunday, August 21)

Cutting Edge Playhouse: Emerging Playwrights Competition (Through Sunday, September 4)

New Work from Female Artists During LadyFest 2016 (Through Sunday, August 16)

FringeNYC 2016 (Through Sunday, August 28)

Werner Herzog Doc Festival (Through Thursday, August 18)

Hangry Garden 2016 Pop-Up Food Oasis with Art, Games & More (Through Sunday, October 30)

2016 MoMA PS1 Warm-Ups (Saturdays Through August 27)

Free Rowing on Prospect Park Lake (Saturdays Through August 27)

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