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Today’s Events

Free Costume Swap Party

Capture the Spirit of Burning Man at House of Yes Party with Free Admission

Britney & '90s Pop Roller Disco

'Antibirth' Screening with Natasha Lyonne & Chloë Sevigny + Director and Star Q&A

2016 Summer's End Music Festival (Through Sunday, September 4)

Free Drag Disney Shows (Fridays Through November 18)

New York Clown Theatre Festival 2016 (Through Sunday, September 18)

Free Admission & More at Final Summer Free Friday at Noguchi Museum

Nathan's Famous Guinness World Record Attempt

Your Love, Our Musical!

Trending: free films, concerts, fitness & wellness classes

This Weekend in NYC

Saturday NYC Architecture Scavenger Hunt

Saturday 'Cruel Intentions' Screening

Saturday Blues Legend Clarence Carter in Concert

Saturday Free Labor Day Weekend Party Cruise

Saturday The Low Anthem in Concert (Get Free Tix ASAP)

Saturday 'Election' Screening

Sunday Open Bar Labor Day Weekend Parties (Through Monday, September 5)

Sunday Free Noguchi Museum Community Day

Sunday Jewish History Scavenger Hunt

Sunday Dance to Live Music in Central Park (Sundays Through September 4)

Sunday Free Film: 'The Karate Kid'

Sunday The English Beat Concert

Ending Today

Free Coney Island Fireworks (Fridays Through September 2)

Campfire Jamming & Storytelling at Riis Park Beach Bazaar (Fridays Through September 2)

Free Rooftop Dance Parties + 2-for-1 Drinks (Fridays Through September 2)

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


See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events

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

'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 5)

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

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

Free Outdoor Pools in All 5 Boroughs

Cheap NYC Street Art Walking Tours (Through Sunday, October 23)

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

Free Statue of Liberty Cruises (Through Friday, September 30)

'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)

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

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

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

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

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

'50s Production of 'The Taming of the Shrew' in Central Park (Through Sunday, September 4)

2016 Met Opera Summer HD Festival (Through Monday, September 5)

MGM Musicals at BAM (Through Wednesday, September 21)

2016 Dream Up Theatre Festival (Through Sunday, September 18)

Watch the US Open on a Manhattan Rooftop (Through Sunday, September 11)

Toms Shoes & Swell Bottle Sample Sale (Through Sunday, September 4)

All-Star Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration at Birdland (Through Saturday, September 3)

2016 New York City Unicycle Festival (Through Sunday, September 4)

Free Performances of Shakespeare's 'Measure for Measure' (Through Saturday, September 17)

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

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