Wednesday, July 20: Patti Smith, Adulthood is a Myth, Gov. Is. Sunset Viewing + 100 More @nick.staib | Follow @niftynyc & tag your photos with #niftynyc for a chance to be featured Today’s Events Patti Smith / Mariachi Flor de Toloache—Free Lincoln Center Concert Sunrise to Sunset Celebration on Governors Island Cheap Bronx Little Italy & Arthur Avenue Tours (Wednesdays Through August 31) Open Pole Dancing Night at House of Yes Sarah's Scribbles: 'Adulthood is a Myth' Free Spirit Family Reunion Concert Thinking Like a Machine (Through Thursday, July 21) Games, Drinks, Music & More in Lower Manhattan (Wednesdays Through August 3) Pierre Thiam & Modern Senegalese Recipes at James Beard House Flushing’s Korean Community Tour Free Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Concert 'The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition' Empiricist League: Consciousness Free Film: 'Sonita' Free Movie: 'The Fast & the Furious' Slumber Party Film Society: 'Josie and the Pussycats' Wanderlust Speakeasy with Melisse Gelula, Co-Founder of Well+Good Free 'Tomorrowland' Screening at the Unisphere Free Film: 'Charlotte's Web' Free Film: 'Portrait of Jennie' (1948) Free Film: 'The Incredibles' + Free Popcorn Free Film: 'Trainwreck' See free & cheap NYC events for tomorrow, Thursday, July 21 (more added later today). Trending: free films, concerts, Shakespeare, fitness & wellness classes Ongoing See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events Free Admission to the Museum of the City of New York + Free Breakfast 'Pixar: The Design of Story' (Through Sunday, August 7) Celebrate the Chinese Lunar Year of the Monkey at the Met (Through Sunday, July 24) Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial 2016 (Through Sunday, August 21) Two Huge Orchid Sculptures by Isa Genzken Rise Over Central Park (Through Sunday, August 21) Genesis Breyer P-Orridge's 'Try to Altar Everything' Explores the Power of Devotion, Expression & Community (Through Monday, August 1) Free NYC Party Cruises (Through Thursday, July 28) Staten Island Unlimited 2016 Photography Triennial (Through Wednesday, August 31) 'Transit Etiquette or: How I Learned to Stop Spitting and Step Aside in 25 Languages' (Through Tuesday, July 26) 'Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly History' Chronicles the Designer's Creative Projects (Through Sunday, August 7) 'Hey! Ho! Let's Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk' (Through Sunday, July 31) 'Wanderlust' on the High Line Explores Journeys We Make (Through March 2017) 18 Boombox Sculptures Transform Brooklyn Museum (Through Sunday, August 14) 'Disguise: Masks and Global African Art' at Brooklyn Museum (Through Sunday, September 18) A 'Psycho'-Inspired House Perches on the Met's Rooftop Garden (Through Monday, October 31) Free Weekday Piano Concerts in Bryant Park Manus x Machina: Fashion In the Age of Technology (Through Friday, September 2) Socrates Sculpture Park Celebrates 30 Years with 'LANDMARK' Exhibition (Through Sunday, August 28) The Met's Annual Costume Exhibition Examines the Role of Tech in Haute Couture (Through Sunday, August 14) FLOW.16 Exhibition + Free Tours (Through Saturday, October 29) 40-Foot 'Big Bling' Sculpture Inhabits Madison Sq. Park (Through Sunday, January 8) 'Uniformity' Uniform Exhibit at the Museum at FIT (Through Saturday, November 19) Classic Arcade Games on Display at MoMI (Through Sunday, October 9) SONIC CITY: New York's Innovative Musical Instrument Makers (Through Sunday, September 18) $12 Speedboat Rides in New York Harbor (Through Labor Day) Free NYC Beaches Are Open in Every Borough Free Places to BBQ in All Five Boroughs Free Public Kayaking in Manhattan Governors Island is Open for 2016 with Even More to See (Through Sunday, September 25) Jeffrey Deitch-Curated Murals on Display at Coney Island Free Mini Golf on Governors Island Martin Creed's Playful Installation at Park Ave. Armory (Through Sunday, August 7) Free Dance & Wellness Classes During NYC Dance Week 2016 (Through Monday, June 25) 'Of the people' Shows How Americans Respond to Broken Election System (Through Sunday, July 31) Discounted Admission to the Museum of Sex Free Tickets to Dueling Pianos NYC (Through Friday, August 26) 'Alexander Hamilton: Striver, Statesman, Scoundrel' (Through Saturday, December 31) Free Outdoor Pools in All 5 Boroughs Free Statue of Liberty Sightseeing Cruises (Through Sunday, July 31) 'Lysisarah: Let's Make America Great Again'—Free Palin-Inspired Shakespeare in the Park (Through Sunday, July 24) Cheap NYC Street Art Walking Tours (Through Sunday, August 28) See Katharina Grosse's Colorful Transformation of a Ft. Tilden Building (Through Wednesday, November 30) Final Year of Elastic City Participatory Walks (Through Wednesday, July 27) Free Statue of Liberty Cruises (Through Sunday, July 31) Free Performances 'Macbeth' from The Classical Theatre of Harlem (Through Sunday, July 31) James Turrell's Light Projections from the Late '60s (Through Friday, July 29) 2016 NY Musical Festival (Through Sunday, August 7) 'diane arbus: in the beginning' Features Never-Before-Seen Photographs (Through Sunday, November 27) Influence of the AIDS Crisis on American Art (Through Sunday, September 25) 2016 Queens World Film Festival Encores (Through Thursday, August 25) Japan Cuts 2016 Festival of New Japanese Film (Through Tuesday, July 26) The Sharing Movement's Impact on NYC's Future (Through Friday, September 2) American Election Films Screened at BAM (Through Wednesday, August 3) 'The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe' Off-Broadway (Through Wednesday, August 31) Cheap Brooklyn Sights & Landmarks Cruises (Through Sunday, July 31) Super Cheap Roller Skating in Prospect Park (Through Friday, September 30) Free Shakespeare in NYC Parks: 'The Winter's Tale' (Through Sunday, August 14) 2016 MAC Cosmetics Sample Sale (Through Friday, July 22) Free Shakespeare in the Park: 'Troilus and Cressida' (Through Sunday, August 14) Free Yoga Classes in Washington Sq. 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