100+ Free & Cheap NYC Earth Day 2018 Weekend + 420 Event Picks

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Friday, April 20

ArtExpo New York 2018—Free Tix! (Through Sunday, April 22)

National School Walkout Day

'Celebrities Smoking in the Bathroom at the Met Gala' Party + Drinks
The THNK1994 Museum, Brooklyn

Revolutionary Journalism Party at NYPL
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Manhattan

Free Marijuana Science Talks
Caveat, Manhattan

Dusty Rose Vintage 4/20 Pop-Up with Screenprinting, Munchies, Art & Tarot

Pot and Punishment: Dissecting Marijuana Policy, Mass-Incarceration & Mental Health + Free Beer
Strand Book Store, Manhattan

Ball Pit, Espresso Machine Climbing + Voting for Your Fav M&M's (Through Sunday, April 22)

2018 Dreamland Roller Disco Kicks Off with David Bowie Theme Night

Understanding Pluto Talk + Free Stargazing
Columbia University, Manhattan

Disney Princess-Themed Drag Shows (Fridays Through April 27)

Free Fencing Classes in Bryant Park (Fridays Through June 15)
Bryant Park, Manhattan

Free NYC Party Cruises (Through Friday, June 1)

Free Stargazing at Lincoln Center (Fridays Through September 28)
Lincoln Center, Manhattan

Loulou de La Falaise & Yves Saint Laurent
The National Arts Club, Manhattan

YOGA & PSYCHE: Integrating the Paths of Yoga and Psychology for Healing, Transformation & Joy
Tibet House, Manhattan

'80s & '90s Party on a Heated Rooftop + Free Appetizers & BOGO Drinks

Free 4/20 Side Ponytail Comedy Show + Munchies & Cheap Drinks
Friends & Lovers, Brooklyn

Great Gatsby Silent Disco

For the CULTURE (Drake x Migos Night)
Baby’s All Right, Brooklyn

Saturday, April 21

2018 Car Free Earth Day—30 Blocks on Broadway Without Cars

2018 NYC Hot Sauce Expo—1/2 Price Tix! (Through Sunday, April 22)

Lit Crawl NYC 2018

2018 Record Store Day with Free Performances & Special Releases

2018 Queens International Night Market with 100+ Vendors & Performances (1/2 Price Tix)

Free 2018 Roosevelt Is. Cherry Blossom Festival with Performances, Food, Tea Ceremony & More
Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park, Roosevelt Island

2018 High Line Season Kick-Off Party
The High Line, Manhattan

2018 Spring Fest at Camp Arlo—Sustainability & Music (Through Sunday, April 22)
Arlo SoHo, Manhattan

Waterfront Ice Cream Bike Ride
Time’s Up! Brooklyn, Brooklyn

'Green Is The New Black' Earth Day Market Hosted by Half Hippy + Free Food & Drinks
Space Ninety 8, Brooklyn

Bey x RiRi x Nicki x Cardi B Brooklyn Dance Party
Baby’s All Right, Brooklyn

Free Historic Printmaking Workshop
Merchant’s House Museum, Manhattan

Okkervil River Record Release Party
Strand Book Store, Manhattan

Electronic Music Legend Malcolm Cecil & Steve Moore + Visuals in a Church

Cheap NYC Ghost Walking Tours (Saturdays Through December 30)

Harlem Grown's 2018 Earth Day Celebration

Floating NYC Outdoor Dance Party

Hip Hop Tribute to Hayao Miyazaki Films
Caveat, Manhattan

Hidden History Stroll: Walking Tour of The Evergreens Cemetery
The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn

Crystal Party
Tarot Society Gallery & Reading Room, Brooklyn

Lowline Meetup + GrandLo Café Opening + Wellness Activities
GrandLo Cafe, Manhattan

Printmaking Workshop at Noguchi Museum
Noguchi Museum, Queens

Candy-Themed NYC Scavenger Hunt

Earth Day—Sunday, April 22

Hillary Rodham Clinton & Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Free Speech & Democracy

All-You-Can-Eat Tacos at the 2018 Taco Takedown
Brooklyn Bazaar, Brooklyn

Free Drinks, Tarot, Nail Art & More at Greenpointers Gardens of the Galaxy Spring Market
67 West St., Brooklyn

2018 Polar Bear Earth Day Ride
Union Square Park, Manhattan

2018 Taste of Science Festival (Through Saturday, April 28)

2018 St. George Day—Art, Giant Puppets & More

Free Guided Earth Day Hikes in All 5 Boroughs

2018 AMNH EarthFest with Performances, Special Tours & More
American Museum of Natural History, Manhattan

Astoria Park Alliance 2018 Earth Day Shore Fest Spring Kickoff
Astoria Park, Queens

2018 LUNGS Spring Awakening Parade Through Community Gardens

Intro to Apothecary Sciences
Catland, Brooklyn

House of Yes 2018 Earth Day Eco Market
House of Yes, Brooklyn

G&S Earth Day Goldmine Market Pop-Up & Art Show + Tarot, Treats & Thai Massage

2018 NYC Earth Day Bazaar
Grand Bazaar NYC, Manhattan

Earth Day Mural Project—Free Food + Supplies Provided

DIY Wildflower "Seed Bombs"
The Alchemist’s Kitchen, Manhattan

'Becoming Bettie Page' Birthday Celebration & Screening
Coney Island USA, Brooklyn

A Cappella Legends The King's Singers—Free Carnegie Hall Concert

NYC Earth Day Scavenger Hunt

Cheap Lower East Side Street Art Walking Tour

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Ending This Weekend

Discounted Tickets to the 2018 Orchid Show at NYBG (Through Friday, April 20)

15th Annual WILL-A-THON—2018 Free Shakespeare (Through Saturday, April 21)

Cheap NYC Open Bar + Hookah Parties (Saturdays Through April 21)

$50 Spa & Wellness Treatments During Spa Week 2018 (Through Sunday, April 22)

2018 PEN World Voices Festival (Through Sunday, April 22)

CheeseWeek 2018 (Through Sunday, April 22)

2018 Yoga Journal Live—Free Community Classes & Yoga Market (Through Sunday, April 22)
New York Hilton Midtown, Manhattan

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NYC Slavery & Underground Railroad Tours (Through Wednesday, May 30)

31-Foot Chihuly 'Rose Crystal Tower' Rises in Union Square (Through October 2018)
Union Square Park, Manhattan

'Beyond Suffrage: A Century of New York Women in Politics' (Through Sunday, July 22)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

Greenwich Village Haunted Walking Tours (Through Sunday, December 30)

'Art in the Open: Fifty Years of Public Art in New York' (Through Sunday, May 13)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

Free Admission to Museum of the City of New York (Through Saturday, June 30)

'King in New York' Explores Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Connection to NYC (Through Friday, June 1)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

'You Say You Want a Revolution': Counterculture in the '60s (Through Saturday, September 1)
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Manhattan

Boozy History of Brunch + 3 Drinks (Through Sunday, April 29)

Discounted Admission to 'Downton Abbey' Exhibition (Through Monday, April 30)

2018 New Museum Triennial (Through Sunday, May 27)
New Museum, Manhattan

'David Bowie is': An Immersive Look at the Artist's Evolution Through the Decades (Through Sunday, July 15)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

See the Iconic Painting of a Pitchfork-Wielding Farmer & Other Works of Grant Wood (Through Sunday, June 10)
Whitney Museum of American Art, Manhattan

Hilarious History of Drinking Paired with 3 Cocktails (Through Monday, April 30)

Champagne Sunset Cruises on a Vintage Yacht (Through Monday, April 30)

Live Cross-Cultural Concerts + Free Drinks & Live Art (Through Thursday, May 10)
Greenwich House Music School, Manhattan

'Shared Sacred Sites' Traces the Shared Histories of Christianity, Islam & Judaism (Through Saturday, June 30)
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Manhattan

2018 Pipeline Festival: New Works by Women & Trans Theatermakers (Through Sunday, April 29)

2018 Morbid Anatomy Residency at Green-Wood (Through Sunday, June 24)
Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn

'45 Coffee Dates' Captures the Craziness of Dating in NYC (Through Saturday, April 28)

Insta-Worthy Egg-Themed Pop-Up Installation with Themed Rooms (Through Monday, May 21)

NYC Trash!: Past, Present & Future Sculpture Garden (Through Sunday, April 29)
The City Reliquary, Brooklyn

Kinetic Wheat Field Installation Waves as You Move (Through Friday, June 1)

Site-Specific Kiki Smith Exhibit at Eldridge (Through Wednesday, October 10)
Museum at Eldridge Street, Manhattan

'Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985' (Through Sunday, July 22)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

'The Golden Girls Live' Parody (Through Sunday, June 3)

2018 Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival (Through Sunday, May 13)

1/2 Price Central Park Bike Tours (Through December 2018)

Haunting Huma Bhabha Installation on the Rooftop of the Met (Through Sunday, October 28)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

Large-Scale Calligraphic Painting & Free Performances (Through Sunday, April 29)

'Highlights' Mag Doc Screening + Q&A with Director & Staff (Through
IFC Center, Manhattan

2018 Tribeca Film Festival (Through Sunday, April 29)

The Cinema of Gender Transgression: 2018 Trans Film Fest (Through Tuesday, April 24)
Anthology Film Archives, Manhattan

High Line Art Installation Examines Art & Public Space (Through March 2019)
The High Line, Manhattan

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