Wednesday, December 21: Make Music NY, Free Treats, Gracie Mansion Open House + 65 More

Today’s Events

Free Wafels & Hot Cocoa from Wafels & Dinges in Several Boroughs

Free Tickets to 'The Portal' Cosmic Rock Opera (Through Thursday, December 29)

See Free Performances Around the City During Make Music New York—Winter 2016

Gracie Mansion 2016 Holiday Open House with Mayor Bill de Blasio & First Lady Chirlane McCray

'Brooklyn, New York: The Way of the World' Screening with Ric Burns

'Elf' Screening + Gingerbread House Making

American Museum of Natural History Presents: Winter Solstice Telescope Party

The Infatuation Year End Bash 2016 with NYC's Best Food & Drinks

Secret Science Club with Astrophysicist Charles Liu + Tin Foil Hat Contest + Solstice Cocktails

Outdoor Adventurers 2016 Holiday Happy Hour

Sons & Daughters First Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater Party & Toy Drive

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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)

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

Discounted Admission to the Museum of Sex

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

200 Years of Charlotte Brontë at The Morgan (Through Monday, January 1)

'Klimt and the Women of Vienna’s Golden Age, 1900–1918' (Through Monday, January 16)

'Life of an American Ruin: Philip Johnson’s New York State Pavilion' (Through Sunday, January 15)

Preservation & Reuse of Buildings in NYC (Through Saturday, January 14)

A Mini Redwood Forest Grows in Brooklyn (Through Saturday, March 11)

Crochet Coral Reef on Display at MAD (Through Sunday, January 22)

'Sour, Sweet, Bitter, Spicy: Stories of Chinese Food and Identity in America' (Through Sunday, March 26)

Interact with and Take Home Art at The Jewish Museum (Through Sunday, February 5)

Judd Apatow & Chris Gethard: 'Career Suicide' (Through Thursday, January 5)

Cheap Midtown Architecture Tours (Through Tuesday, December 27)

Free NYC Party Cruises (Through Friday, December 23)

'The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe' Off-Broadway (Through Saturday, December 31)

Insta-Worthy Pipilotti Rist Exhibition Questions the Role of Technology in Our Lives (Through Sunday, January 15)

'Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty' Retrospective at Brooklyn Museum (Through Sunday, April 2)

'Paranoia Man in a Rat Fink Room' (Through Saturday, February 18)

MoMA Screens Top 2016 Films (Through Wednesday, January )

20th Anniversary Show at Smack Mellon Celebrates Artistic Expression & Inclusion (Through Saturday, December 31)

Art & Talks Inspired by Freud's 'Totem & Taboo' (Through Saturday, January 21)

2016 Grand Central Holiday Train Show (Through February)

See Rare Andy Warhol Artwork & Correspondence (Through Saturday, December 24)

2016 Union Square Holiday Market (Through Saturday, December 24)

'Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion' Shows Off Recent Met Museum Acquisitions (Through Sunday, February 5)

1/2 Off New-York Historical Society Admission (Through Saturday, December 31)

2016 GingerBread Lane—World's Largest Gingerbread Village + Building Workshops (Through Sunday, January 15)

2016 Holiday Film Series at MoMI (Through Saturday, December 24)

'Curtain Up: Celebrating the Last 40 Years of Theatre in New York and London' (Through Friday, June 30)

2016 AMNH Origami Holiday Tree (Through Sunday, January 8)

$8 Tickets to New York Botanical Garden's Holiday Train Show (Through Friday, January 13)

'A Christmas Carol' + Holiday Cocktails (Through Friday, December 30)

$6 Ice Skating in Prospect Park (Through Sunday, March 26)

2016 Columbus Circle Holiday Market (Through Saturday, December 24)

'Luminaries' 2016 Holiday Light Installation + Light Shows (Through Sunday, January 29)

Arianna Huffington's Thrive Global Pop-Up (Through Sunday, January 15)

2016 Christmas Market at Le Parker Meridien (Through Friday, December 23)

Learn About the Industrial Past of Queens During a Cheap LIC Walking Tour (Through Friday, March 31)

Ride Vintage Subway Cars & Buses for the Holidays (Through day, December )

'Nectar: War Upon the Bees' (Through Saturday, February 11)

'Protests in Print'—Alternative Publications Since the 1800s (Through Wednesday, January 18)

2016 Wreath Interpretations Exhibit (Through Thursday, January 5)

Christmas Texts on Display at NYPL (Through Sunday, January 8)

Design Solutions for Social & Economic Inequality (Through Sunday, February 26)

Watch Holiday Classics for $3 (Through Friday, December 23)

'Holiday House: Christmas Bends' Dark Christmas Comedy (Through Friday, December 23)

'La La Land' Screenings + Live Jazz (Through Thursday, December 22)

'The Secret Lives of Edward Gorey' (Through Saturday, January 14)

'The Murder of Santa Claus' Screenings (Through Friday, December 23)

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