Monday, August 6: Cleopatra’s Secrets, THE WIZ, MC Escher + Week Ahead

Today’s Events

2018 Shakespeare in the Theater Fest with AC (Through Monday, August 27)
The Brick, Brooklyn

Crafts & Cocktails: Free Supplies + Lessons (Mondays Through August 27)
Bryant Park, Manhattan

Discounted Tickets to Interactive M.C. Escher Exhibit in NYC (Through Sunday, February 3)

Free Readings & Talks in Brooklyn Bridge Park During 2018 Books Beneath the Bridge (Mondays Through August 13)

Cleopatra: Her Life and Legacy
Brooklyn Brainery, Brooklyn

Free Film: 'Black Panther'
Cunningham Park, Queens

Queer Film Theory 101
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema – Downtown Brooklyn, Brooklyn

Free Film: 'Anchorman'
Parklife, Brooklyn

Free Film: 'Coco'
Boardwalk & 10th St., Brooklyn

Free Film: 'E.T.'
Astoria Park, Queens

Free Rooftop Film: 'Jurassic Park'
Our Wicked Lady, Brooklyn

Free Film: 'The Wiz'
Bryant Park, Manhattan

Free & Cheap NYC Events Coming Up This Week

Cheap Midtown Architecture Tour—Art Deco Interiors & More (Through August 28)

2-Hour Open Bar + 2 Free Tacos

Games & Fun Challenges Downtown During GAME ON! (Wednesdays Through August 8)

'Harry Potter' Trivia Night

Rooftop Party—Scotch & Cigars Provided

Free Film: 'Space Jam' + '80s & '90s Tunes

Free Film: 'Fantastic Mr. Fox'
McCarren Park, Brooklyn

Cheap Tickets to Comedic 'Heist!' Musical (Through Sunday, August 19)

Free Fitness Classes & Performances During 2018 Summer in the Square (Thursdays Through August 9)
Union Square Park, Manhattan

Free Wine & Whiskey (Thursdays Through August 16)
Bottlerocket WIne & Spirits, Manhattan

Free Film: 'Hairspray' + Free Nuts & Popcorn
Union Square Park, Manhattan

$10 Brooklyn Cyclones Tickets + Fireworks & Giveaways (Through Thursday, August 30)

Free Coney Fireworks + Free Karaoke (Fridays Through August 31)
Boardwalk & 10th St., Brooklyn

Free Quiet Clubbing + Cheap Drinks (Fridays Through September 7)

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

Governors Island is Open Late Every Friday (Through September 14)
Governors Island, Governors Island

Open Bar Rooftop Parties (Fridays Through October 26)

Holistic Healing: Symbols, Sound & More
Catland, Brooklyn

Free Film: 'Spice World'
Pier 46, Manhattan

1/2 Price Tickets to 2018 Play NYC: New York's Largest Game Convention (Through Sunday, August 12)

2018 Brooklyn Beach Sports Festival
Boardwalk & 10th St., Brooklyn

2018 UNFringed Festival—$9 Tix! (Through Saturday, September 1)

Cheap NYC Ghost Walking Tours (Saturdays Through December 30)

Free Tickets to Improvised Broadway-Style Musicals (Saturdays Through September 22)

Live Music Courtyard Parties During PS1's Warm Ups (Saturdays Through September 1)
MoMA PS1, Queens

NYBG's Totally Tomatoes Weekend + Georgia O'Keefe—Tix from $10 (Through Sunday, August 12)

Car-Free Manhattan (+ Free Ziplining!) During Summer Streets 2018 (Saturdays Through August 18)

Tropical Luau Penthouse Party + Free Appetizers, Giveaways, Cheap Drinks & More

Free Healing Sound Baths & Psychic Readings (Sundays Through August 26)
Ace Hotel, Manhattan

'80s-Themed NYC Scavenger Hunt

Trending: Labor Day Weekend, free & cheap films, concerts, Talks

Ongoing

See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events

NYC Slavery & Underground Railroad Tours (Through Sunday, August 31)

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

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

'Art in the Open: Fifty Years of Public Art in New York' (Through Sunday, September 23)
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

Free Boozy History of Brunch + 3 Drinks (Through Sunday, August 26)

Free Hilarious History of Drinking Paired with 3 Cocktails (Through Saturday, August 25)

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

'The Golden Girls Live' Parody (Through Sunday, September 2)

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

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

Save $5.75 on Movie Tickets

'Chinese Medicine in America: Converging Ideas, People, and Practices' (Through Sunday, September 9)
Museum of Chinese in America, Manhattan

Discounted Mets Baseball Tickets (Through Sunday, August 26)

Governors Island is Open for Summer 2018
Governors Island, Governors Island

'Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination' (Through Monday, October 8)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

'Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color' (Through Sunday, January 13)
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Manhattan

'Empire Skate: The Birthplace of Roller Disco' (Through Sunday, October 14)
The City Reliquary, Brooklyn

Discounted Tickets! 'Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawai‘i' Exhibit Blooms with Rare Works at NYBG (Through Sunday, October 28)

2018 Coney Art Walls—Street Art Museum with Free Admission
Boardwalk & 10th St., Brooklyn

Free Kayaking on the Hudson River (Through Sunday, October 7)
Pier 96, Manhattan

NYC Beaches Are Open for 2018 (Through September 9)

Create Your Own Custom Magnum Ice Cream Bar (Through Monday, September 9)

Giant Chess, Jump Ropes, Hula Hoops & More—All Free to Use Weekdays on 34th St.
One Penn Plaza, Manhattan

Zero Waste Architecture Exhibition (Through Saturday, Sepetember 1)
The Center for Architecture, Manhattan

2018 Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race (Through Tuesday, August 7)

'Summer of Magic: Treasures from the David Copperfield Collection' (Through Sunday, September 16)
New-York Historical Society, Manhattan

'Underground Heroes: New York Transit in Comics' (Through Sunday, January 6)
New York Transit Museum, Brooklyn

Broadway as Seen by Cartoonist Al Hirschfeld (Through Friday, August 31

Free NYC Outdoor Pools Are Open for Summer 2018 (Through Sunday, September 9)

'Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele: 1918 Centenary' (Through Monday, September 3)
Neue Galerie, Manhattan

Yayoi Kusama's Bubbly 'Narcissus Garden' Installation on Display in the Rockaways (Through Sunday, September 3)

Nude Paintings by Klimt, Schiele & Picasso (Through Sunday, October 7)
The Met Breuer, Manhattan

'Rebel Women' Who Defied Victorian Era Expectations (Through Sunday, January 6)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

Free Shakespeare in the Park: 'Twelfth Night' (Through Sunday, August 19)
Delacorte Theater in Central Park, Manhattan

'Building on the Legacy of Nelson Mandela'—UN Mandela Centennial (Through Sunday, September 2)
United Nations, Manhattan

2018 NYC Restaurant Week (Through Friday, August 17)

'Me the People: The Trump America Musical' (Through Tuesday, November 6)

Favorite Films Screened at MOMI During See It Big 2018 (Through Sunday, September 9)
Museum of the Moving Image, Queens

2018 Brasil Summerfest—Groundbreaking Music & Film from Brazil (Through Sunday, August 12)

Favorite Verses on Parade in MTA's Free 'Poetry in Motion at 25' Exhibit (Through Sunday, October 28)
Grand Central Terminal, Manhattan

Harlem Week 2018 with Performances, Food & More (Through Saturday, August 25)

New York Cruises on a Classic Sailboat (Through Thursday, August 30)

Super Cheap SI Yankees Tickets + Fireworks & Giveaways (Through Sunday, September 2)

Cheap Tix! 'Neurosis' Musical Comedy with Broadway Stars (Through Wednesday, August 15)

Discounted Tickets to 'The Marvelous Wonderettes' Musical (Through Thursday, August 30)

Free Shakespeare: 'Hamlet' (Through Sunday, August 26)

NYC Craft Beer & Pizza Tour (Through Saturday, September 2)

2018 Kew Gardens Cinema Festival (Through Sunday, August 12)

2018 Broadway Bound Theatre Festival (BBTF)—1/2 Price Tickets! (Through Sunday, August 26)

NYC Skyline Brunch Cruise + Free Mimosas (Through Saturday, September 29)

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