Downward Dog Days of Summer Gansevoort Plaza, Manhattan 7:15am, 9:00am, 4:15pm, 5:30pm and 6:45pm Donations appreciated Join the MPIA and exhale spa for Downward Dog Days of Summer – a series of outdoor yoga classes beginning Thursday, May 9 on Gansevoort Plaza. Downward Dog Days of Summer is part of MPIA’s efforts to host public [...]
Aeolian Ride, is an international art event where the public becomes inflated sculpture on bicycles, transforming the landscape of each city. The effect is a sort of joy loop: those riding feel the elation of being a child at play, dazzling bystanders who become giddy, returning joy to the riders. Come join the fun! The [...]
Bringing together a diverse palette of live music, globally sourced DJs, dancers, performers, art and workshops, our second annual Bohemian Festival will be both a culturally rich and insanely festive camp-out and non-stop party on the grounds of the historic Onderdonk House in Ridgewood, Queens. The festival will feature the renowned ensemble Yuri Yunakov & [...]
Bronx Bike Bonanza Co-op City the corner of Bellamy & Benchley loop, Bronx 11am-3pm Free Recycle-A-Bicycle, Bike NY and the NYC DOT get together to do a Kids Bike Swap, Learn to Ride class, and give away helmets. All free. Click here for more free New York City events & things to do.
Free Brooklyn Roasting Company coffee, Vita Coco and breakfast from KIND and Cabot. Plus T.A. membership giveaways, including free bike lights and RydeSafe Reflective Decals! Click here for more information & a list of locations. Click here for more New York City freebies.
Bike Home From Work Party Manhattan Bridge Archway Plaza (Water St. btw. Adams & Pearl St., Brooklyn) 6:30pm Free, RSVP requested RSVP for Bike Month’s biggest event — T.A.’s Bike Home From Work Party, presented by Giro! Join us for a spectacular celebration of commuter cycling on the evening of Bike to Work Day. We’ll [...]
NYC Bike Expo 2013 401 Seventh Ave., Manhattan 11am-8pm (last entry at 7:30pm) Free with RSVP Two days of all things road cycling in the heart of Manhattan Click here for more free New York City events & things to do.
Harlem Dances West Harlem Piers Park, 125th St. & Marginal, Manhattan 6-7pm Free An Invigorating Performance Workout. Naomi Goldberg Haas, of Dances for a Variable Population, gets out to interactively demonstrate her dance moves. Click here for more free New York City events & things to do.
Bike Expo New York (BE NY) is an annual celebration of bicycle growth in New York City and beyond, providing a perfect opportunity for residents and visitors to take an unprecedented look at urban cycling against the backdrop of New York City. With more than 95 brands and 43,000+ attendees, the 2012 BE NY was [...]
Thinking of joining Citi Bike, New York City’s new bike share system? Attend a Citi Bike Street Skills class for a short session that includes bike share basics, like pricing and station locations, as well as essential street riding tips. Every participant will leave with a free 24-hour pass to Citi Bike, worth $9.95! Each [...]
Brooklyn Skillshare Gowanus Ballroom (55 9th Street in Brooklyn) 10am-7pm $10 suggested donation • Japanese Bookbinding • Make Your Own Ricotta • Indian cooking – Classic curries • Knitting 101: fingerless gloves in the round • Japanese Shibori dying techniques • How to order wine in a restaurant • Double Dutch • Xerox Print Transfer [...]
Maps to the Other Side Bluestockings (172 Allen St., Manhattan) 7pm Free Part mad manifesto, part revolutionary love letter, part freight train adventure story, Maps to the Other Side: The Adventures of a Bipolar Cartographer is a twist on the classic punk rock travel narrative that searches for authenticity and connection in the lives of [...]
SAYSO 2013: Sexual Assault Yearly Speak Out Brooklyn Borough Hall Plaza, Brooklyn 2:30-5:30pm Free Information Fair, Survivor Tribute, Self Defense Demo, Raffles and much more. Click here for more free New York City events & things to do.
American Honey Bar-sity Athletics Celebrity Kickball Game Times Square Broadway Pedestrian Plaza, btw. 46th and 47th St., Manhattan 1-6pm Free Wild Turkey American Honey, the original honey bourbon liqueur, will celebrate the launch of its Bar-sity Athletics social sports initiative by turning Times Square into the ultimate social sports stadium for a charity kickball game [...]
Start getting your body ready for summer with a free 7-day pass to Crunch Gyms. Click here for more information. Click here for more New York City freebies.
Earth Day Dance Ride Tompkins Square Park. NYC 7pm Free Come celebrate Earth Day with Times Up! Grab your bike and put on your dancing shoes… We’ll bike around and celebrate the most important day of the year, then end the ride with a huge dance party in the park! Click here for more free [...]
Dancercize LaunchPad (721 Franklin Ave., Brooklyn) 7pm Suggested donation Join us for a fun activity open to all that combines aerobic exercise with simple dance moves. Set to different types of music, come to learn new moves, show off your old moves, or just get your heart rate up while meeting new friends. All levels [...]
Blessing of the Bikes 2013 The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine (1047 Amsterdam Ave., Manhattan) 9am sharp Free Wear your usual cycle clothing and bring your bike (or skates or non-motorized scooter) INSIDE the spectacular Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine for the 15th Annual Blessing of the Bikes. Our friend Reverend [...]
Green Festival NYC 2013 Jacob K. Javitz Center, Manhattan Saturday: 10am-6pm Sunday: 11am-5pm $10 in advance On Earth Day Weekend, April 19-21, New York City Green Festival returns to Javits Center North celebrate community with the largest, most diverse and most trusted place for learning, shopping, networking and having fun. The Festival will feature favorites, [...]
Blogilates NYC Free Class Dance Manhattan (39 W. 19th St., Manhattan) 10:15am doors, 10:30am start (sharp!) Free Bring your own yoga mat and bring your friends! It’s FREE and I cannot wait to meet you and make you sweat. (Will also have mats for rent at the space.) Class will run for 1 hr and [...]
Free MMA and CrossFit Classes ClassOne Mixed Martial Arts and CrossFit (85 4th Ave., Brooklyn) 10am-4pm Free Class One Mixed Martial Arts and CrossFit will have its one year anniversary on Saturday, April 13, 2013. We want to thank all our members for our success and helping up reach this milestone. To celebrate we will [...]
Get $50 spa and wellness treatments at locations around the city during Spa Week. Be sure to make your reservation soon, as many locations will book up quickly. Click here for a list of participating locations. Click here for more New York City deals.
Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us Barnes & Noble Union Square (33 E. 17th St., Manhattan) 5pm doors, 7pm start (arrive early) Free, priority seating with book purchase Event space opens at 5:00 pm. Seating is limited priority seating given on a first-come, first-served basis for customers who purchase the book. Please [...]
Down & Derby Roller Disco SRB BROOKLYN (177 2nd Ave., Brooklyn) 9pm-4am $5 with RSVP + $5 skate rental We are super excited to return to our new home: SRB Brooklyn. Big thanks to everyone who came out in February and showed off their most fresh skate moves! This time around, the soundtrack will be [...]