Wednesday, August 24: Charlie Parker Jazz Fest, Skyscraper History, Tarot Techno + Week Ahead

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Today’s Events

2016 Charlie Parker Jazz Festival with Concerts, Film Screenings & More (Through Sunday, August 28)

'Building the Skyline: The Birth and Growth of Manhattan's Skyscrapers'

Tarot Techno Party

Eric Ripert of Le Bernardin & 'Food & Wine' Editor Nilou Motamed

2016 Grand Central Summer Send-Off with Free Treats & Broadway Performances (Through Friday, August 26)

Wine & Chocolate Pairing Tours (Through Monday, August 29)

Free Wildlife Conservation Film Festival Summer Film Premiere

Body-Positive Movement Exploration

Corona Neighborhood Tour

How to Customize Your Bike + Free Drinks & Snacks

'The Golden Lad: The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt'

Free Film: 'Embrace of the Serpent'

Shamanic Power Animal Workshop

Free Film: 'I Am Legend'

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Coming Up This Week

Thursday The National Park Service Turns 100!—Tour of Alexander Hamilton's Former Home

Thursday James Corden ('The Late Late Show') in 'One Man, Two Guvnors'

Thursday Free Film: 'Tootsie'

Friday Brazilian Rooftop Dance Party + Open Bar

Friday Refinery29 and RIOT's Woke Bae Live with Phoebe Robinson, Michelle Buteau

Friday Flashdance Roller Disco

Friday Free Film: ' Desperately Seeking Susan'

Friday Free Film: 'Ratatouille'

Friday Campy Drag Fun at 'Make America Gay Again!'

Saturday 2016 Hester Street Fair Pet Day

Saturday Bring Your Pup Along for This Dog-Friendly NYC Scavenger Hunt

Saturday Brooklyn Museum Scavenger Hunt

Saturday 2016 Quiet Clubbing Festival with LED Robots, Hooping & More

Saturday Free Film: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

Saturday Summer Luau Yacht Party

Sunday 2016 NYC Topless Day Parade

Sunday 2016 VMA Watch Party with Open Bar (Get Free Tix ASAP!)

Sunday Free Film: 'House Party'

Ongoing

See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events

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

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

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

'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 Monday, September 2)

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

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)

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)

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

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

FringeNYC 2016 (Through Sunday, August 28)

2016 Battle of Brooklyn Week (Through Sunday, August 28)

Double Feature Screenings with Films From Hollywood's Golden Age (Through Tuesday, September 13)

Failure, Imperfection & Destruction at Flux Factory (Through Sunday, September 11)

Kartemquin Films Docs at MoMI (Through Sunday, August 28)

Free Hudson & East River Cruises (Through Wednesday, August 31)

2016 Brooklyn Comedy Festival (Through Sunday, August 28)

Free Yoga Classes in Washington Sq. Park (Wednesdays & Thursdays Through September 8)

Cheap Bronx Little Italy & Arthur Avenue Tours (Wednesdays Through August 31)

Free Lunchtime Concerts Near Lincoln Center (Wednesdays Through August 31)

Free Accordion Concerts in Bryant Park (Wednesdays Through August 31)

Brooklyn Bridge Park Walking Tours (Wednesdays Through September 21)

Free Evening Yoga Classes on the Hudson (Wednesdays Through September 28)

Free Double Dutch Classes (Wednesdays Through August 31)

Free Pilates Classes in Brooklyn Bridge Park (Tuesdays Through September 6)

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