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Today’s Events

Watch the 2019 US Open Qualifying Tournaments for Free (Through Sunday, August 25)

High & Mighty Brass Band—Free Concert
Pier 45, Manhattan

Beyoncé vs. Jay-Z Roller Disco

Rooftop Films Shots: Closing Night 2019 + Alsarah & The Nubatones & Afterparty with Free Drinks
Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn

2019 Charlie Parker Jazz Festival (Through Sunday, August 25)

Trippy Tea Party with Art, Music + FREE Tea & Pastries
Trans-Pecos, Queens

Summer Exotica Surf Party with Frank LoCrasto & Morricone Youth

House of Yes Burlesque & Live Music Tribute to Parliament-Funkadelic (Discounted Tix)

Experiments in Noise with C. Spencer Yeh & Charmaine Lee
Museum of Chinese in America, Manhattan

Free Film: 'Funny Face' Starring Audrey Hepburn
Lincoln Center, Manhattan

Modern Art Talks + Comedians
Caveat, Manhattan

Coney Island Fireworks (Fridays Through August 30)
Coney Island Beach, Brooklyn

Stars Sing Broadway Hit Songs

Free French Montana Concert (Early AM)

2019 Brooklyn Women's Film Festival (Through Sunday, August 25)
Wythe Hotel, Brooklyn

Discounted Tickets to 2019 Broadway Bound Theatre Festival (Through Sunday, August 25)

Free Stargazing at Lincoln Center (Fridays Through September 27)
Lincoln Center, Manhattan

Open Bar Painting Parties (Through Friday, September 13)

Go Behind the Scenes of 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel'—Sets, Costumes & More (Through Friday, September 6)
The Paley Center for Media, Manhattan

Free & Cheap NYC Events This Weekend

Super Cheap Tickets to 'Pippin' Musical (Through Saturday, January 18)

2019 South Slope Soap Box Derby

Environmental Justice in Gowanus Walking Tour

NYC Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt

Cheap Rooftop Salsa & Bachata Dance Lesson with Spectacular Views + Afterparty

How to Make Your Own Natural Candles (BYOB)

Free Met Opera Screening: 'Aida'
Lincoln Center, Manhattan

’80s & ’90s Penthouse Party + 2-for-1 Drinks & Free Bites

Harlem Gospel Choir Concert

NYC Floating Dance Party—Traveling Immersive Adventure

Broadway Stars Sing Beyoncé Hits

Free Met Opera Screening: 'Carmen'
Lincoln Center, Manhattan

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

$9.50 Movie Tickets Nationwide

Robert Mapplethorpe Retrospective (Through Sunday, January 5)
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Manhattan

Hilarious Brunch Musical + 3 Free Drinks (Through Sunday, August 31)

Jackie Robinson Centennial Exhibition (Through Sunday, September 15)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

'The Power of Intention: Reinventing the Prayer Wheel' (Through Monday, October 14)
Rubin Museum of Art, Manhattan

'Cycling in the City: A 200-Year History' (Through Sunday, October 6)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

Get Up Close to Iconic Instruments of Famous Musicians at The Met (Through Tuesday, October 1)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

Leonard Cohen Remembered in Contemporary Art + Covers from Feist to The National (Through Sunday, September 8)
The Jewish Museum, Manhattan

Alicja Kwade's Solar System Sculpture Inhabits the Met Rooftop (Through Sunday, October 27)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

Free Roller Skating in Prospect Park (Through Saturday, October 12)

Cheap NYC Yacht Cruise + Free Drinks (Through Friday, October 18)

'Garry Winogrand: Color' (Through Sunday, December 8)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

'Nobody Promised You Tomorrow: Art 50 Years After Stonewall' (Through Sunday, December 8)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

Celestial Exhibition in Socrates Sculpture Park (Through Monday, September 2)
Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

Sail on a Vintage Yacht for Cheap (Through Friday, October 18)

The Met's CAMP Exhibition Pays Tribute to OTT Fashion (Through Sunday, September 8)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

2019 Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial: Nature (Through Monday, January 20)
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Manhattan

NYC Floating Art Gallery Party Cruise (Through Friday, October 25)

2019 Whitney Biennial (Through Sunday, September 22)
Whitney Museum of American Art, Manhattan

Free Indoor Ice Skating (Through Thursday, October 31)

'Stonewall 50' (Through Sunday, September 22)
New-York Historical Society, Manhattan

NYC Beaches Are Open for Summer 2019 (Through Sunday, September 8)

2019 Queensboro Dance Festival (Through Saturday, October 6)

Discounted Tickets to 'Jamaica' Musical 60th Anniversary (Through Saturday, January 11)

50th Anniversary of Stonewall Exhibit at MCNY (Through Tuesday, December 31)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

200 Years of Walt Whitman's Influence (Through Sunday, September 15)
The Morgan Library & Museum, Manhattan

Cheap Tickets to 'A Raisin in the Sun' (Through Sunday, January 25)

Met Exhibition Shows History of Jewelry in America (Through Sunday, April 5)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

'Mapping Community: Public Investment in NYC' (Through Saturday, August 31)
The Center for Architecture, Manhattan

'Ralston Crawford: Torn Signs' (Through Wednesday, November 13)

Discounted NYBG Admission (Through Sunday, September 29)

New Poster House Museum Opens with 'Alphonse Mucha: Art Nouveau / Nouvelle Femme' (Through Sunday, October 6)
Poster House, Manhattan

2019 Beyond the Streets NYC Street Art Exhibit Ft. Basquiat & Beastie Boys (Through August)

Basquiat & Early '80s NYC Cultural Activism (Through Wednesday, November 6)
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Manhattan

Free NYC Outdoor Pools Are Open for the Summer (Through Sunday, September 8)

1/2 Price Cyclones Baseball Tickets (Through Tuesday, August 27)

Cheap NYC Speedboat Rides (Through Monday, September 30)

Lunar Photos, from Apollo 11 Moon Landing to Present (Through Sunday, September 22)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

Urban Garden Pop-Up with Huge Mural, Free Lemonade & Performances (Through Saturday, August 31)

History of NYC Transit Signage (Through Wednesday, November 6)
Grand Central Terminal, Manhattan

2019 Summer Shorts Festival of American Plays (Through Saturday, August 31)

'Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion' (Through Sunday, January 5)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

Celebrate 45th Anniversary of Harlem Week NYC with Talks & Performances (Through Saturday, August 24)

'Golden Girls' Drag Parody (Through Friday, August 30)

Free Shakespeare: 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' (Through Sunday, August 25)

Free Central Park Walking Tours (Through Friday, September 27)

'The Office' Parody Musical (Through Monday, August 26)

2019 LadyFest of Female & GNC Theatre (Through Wednesday, August 28)
The Tank, Manhattan

Discounted Tix to Super Funland: A Titillating Carnival at MoSex (Through Friday, August 30)

Japanese Artists + Free Sushi & Sake (Through Friday, August 30)

1/2 Price Tickets to Immersive Nightclub Performance 'Oscar @ The Crown' (Through Saturday, September 28)

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