110+ Free & Cheap NYC New Year’s Eve 2018 Weekend Events

Free Cheap NYC New Year's Eve

Saturday, December 30—New Year’s Eve Eve

Discotechnique Silver & Gold Party with Eli Escobar
House of Yes, Brooklyn

8 Ball New Year's Eve Eve with Logan Takahashi (Mem. Teengirl Fantasy) / DJ Voices
The Silent Barn, Brooklyn

Kwanzaa 2017 at AMNH
American Museum of Natural History, Manhattan

Live & Hilarious Group Tarot Readings with Marcy Currier

Head Wrap Tutorial + Mimosas

2017 Kwanzaa Celebration: Regeneration Night
The Apollo Theater, Manhattan

Greenwich Village Ghost Crawl (Normally $40)

A Drunk Choose-Your-Own-Adventure 'Christmas Carol'
Q.E.D., Queens

Sunday, December 31—New Year’s Eve 2018

Every New Year’s Eve we double our Nifty NYC price limit for events to $40. You’ll still find plenty of great New Year’s Eve events under $20, and some that are free.

TOP PICKS

Free 2018 Coney Island New Year's Eve—Fireworks, Free Carousel Rides, Free Ice Skating
Coney Island Beach, Brooklyn

Central Park Midnight Run 2018 + New Year's Eve Fireworks

Secret Mansion NYE 2018 with All-Night Open Bar & 600-Balloon Drop

2018 Gemini & Scorpio NYE Masked Sensory Playground with Body Painting, Massage & More

Gemini & Scorpio’s 2018 NYE Morning Sultry Pajama Lounge with Breakfast, Spiked Coffee & Smoothies

New Year's Eve 2018 Concert For Peace
The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, Manhattan

2018 Jazz Age New Year's Eve Party + 5-Hour Open Bar

Time's Up 2018 New Year's Eve Bike Ride + Musical Afterparty

Future Positive New Year's Eve 2018 at MoRUS
Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space, Manhattan

Rubulad Icy Heat New Year's Eve 2018 with Funkrust Brass Band, Les Sans Culottes & Artsy Goodness

2018 NY Night Train NEW YEAR'S BALL Ft. Jonathan Toubin
Home Sweet Home, Manhattan

Free Buffet + Free Champagne at Dressed to Kill New Year's Eve 2018

All-You-Can-Drink New Beers Eve 2018
Greenpoint Beer & Ale Co., Brooklyn

MORE AWESOME FREE & CHEAP NYC NYE EVENTS

2018 New Year's Eve Coney Island Circus Sideshow Fire Spectacular

Real Estate / Whitney / Woods

Peaceful & Meditative 2018 New Year's Eve Celebration
Vajradhara Meditation Center, Brooklyn

New Year's Eve Jazz Brunch with Joey Morant & Catfish Stew—Food & Booze Included

New Year's Eve 2018 Concert: Deadmau 5 as Testpilot

Rich Medina New Year's Eve 2018 + Champagne Toast
C’mon Everybody, Brooklyn

The Uncommons Board Game Cafe New Year's Eve 2018—1,250+ Games &Bubbly
The Uncommons, Manhattan

Open Bar New Year's Eve 2018 in Chelsea

2000 Turns 18 with Tattoos, Fireworks & Voting
Pete’s Candy Store, Brooklyn

Cheap n' Easy NYE 2018 + Free Pizza & Champagne
The Keep, Queens

New Year's Eve 2018 in Times Square
Duffy Square, Manhattan

2017 Hands-On Creative Kwanzaa Celebration

'Some Like It Hot' + Champagne Toast
Videology, Brooklyn

'All About Eve' + Champagne Toast
Videology, Brooklyn

'Casablanca' + Champagne Toast
Videology, Brooklyn

2018 New Year's Eve NYC Singles Event + Open Bar

Free NYE 2018 Party with GIRLSGETLOW + Happy Hour 'Til 10
Trophy Bar, Brooklyn

New Year's Eve 2018 Contra Dance + Free Bubbly & Dance Lesson
Camp Friendship, Brooklyn

New Year’s Eve Bash 2018 Celebrating Classic Hollywood’s Leading Ladies
Videology, Brooklyn

'New Year's Eve with The Smiths' Ft. SONS & HEIRS
Littlefield, Brooklyn

2018 New Year's Eve Y2K Features All Your '90s Favs
House of Yes, Brooklyn

2018 NYE Karaoke Extravaganza + Champagne Toast
The Diamond Bar, Brooklyn

Ace New Year's Eve 2018 Party + Free Champagne
Ace Hotel, Manhattan

Bushwick Blackout 2018: A Free Neon Year's Eve Dance Party
Tilt BK, Brooklyn

Free 2018 New Year's Eve at Tender Trap + Free Champagne
Tender Trap, Brooklyn

GlitterballNYC New Year's Eve 2018 at Secret Project Robot
Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn

The Awesome Aughts 2018 New Year's Eve Party
Union Hall, Brooklyn

Free Retro NYE 2018 Afterparty + Open Bar

A Post-Midnight New Years Eve 2018 Dance Party—New Wave & '80s
Littlefield, Brooklyn

Monday, January 1—New Year’s Day 2018

2018 Coney Is. Polar Bear Club New Year's Day Plunge (+ Free NY Aquarium Admission)
Coney Island Beach, Brooklyn

Casual New Year's Day 2018 Hikes in All 5 Boroughs

Welcome 2018 with Yoga, Dance & More Ft. Elena Brower & DJ Tasha Blank
House of Yes, Brooklyn

44th Annual Poetry Project New Year’s Day Marathon
The Poetry Project at St. Marks Church, Manhattan

2018 Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/Performance Extravaganza
The Nuyorican Poets Cafe, Manhattan

2018 LORD OF THE RINGS Marathon
Videology, Brooklyn

Free New Year's Day 2018 Yoga Class Livestream with Laughing Lotus

Anthropologizing 'The Bachelor'
Caveat, Manhattan

Celebrate New Year's Day with Victor Calderone
Knockdown Center, Queens

Beginning with Enoughness: New Year’s Day 2018 Yoga
Third Root Community Health Center, Brooklyn

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Ending This Weekend

Greenwich Village Haunted Walking Tour (Through Saturday, December 30)

Cheap Tickets to 'This One's For The Girls' Female Empowerment Off-Broadway Musical (Through Saturday, December 30)

NYC Slavery & Underground Railroad Tours (Through Saturday, December 30)

'The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe' Off-Broadway (Through Saturday, December 30)

NYC Holiday Lights Walking Tours (Through Sunday, December 30)

1/2 Price Tickets to NFL Experience (Through Saturday, December 30)

Save 50% on 2017 Hitchcock Festival Live Tickets (Through Saturday, December 30)

Free NYC Party Cruises (Through Saturday, December 30)

Discounted Admission to the Museum of Sex (Through Sunday, December 31)
Museum of Sex, Manhattan

Free LES Prohibition-Era Pub Crawls (Through Sunday, December 31)

Jim Henson Holiday Film Series at MoMI (Through Sunday, December 31)
Museum of the Moving Image, Queens

Enjoy a Free Meal or Cook for the Community During Soup Kitchen 2017 (Through Sunday, December 31)
Open Source Gallery, Brooklyn

2017 Wanted Design Holiday Market (Through Sunday, December 31)

Free Speakeasy Pub Crawls—Normally $69 (Through Sunday, December 31)

See Celeb-Created Candy Mosaics for Dylan's Candy Bar's Sweet 16th (Through Sunday, December 31)
Dylan’s Candy Bar, Manhattan

2017 Holiday Shops are Open in Bryant Park (Through Tuesday, January 2)
Bryant Park, Manhattan

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Free Ice Skating + Skate Rental in Prospect Park (Through Sunday, March 25)

'Millions: Migrants and Millionaires aboard the Great Liners, 1900-1914' (Through Sunday, January 7)
South Street Seaport Museum, Manhattan

Jim Henson Exhibition at MoMI
Museum of the Moving Image, Queens

Discounted 60th Anniversary Tickets to 'Jamaica' Musical (Through Saturday, March 24)

Free Cruise! See Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, Skyline & More ($31 Value)

'Never Built New York'—Imaginative Buildings You've Never Seen (Through Sunday, February 18)
Queens Museum of Art, Queens

'Louise Bourgeois: An Unfolding Portrait' at the MoMA (Through Sunday, January 28)
The Museum of Modern Art, Manhattan

'Trigger: Gender as a Tool and a Trigger' (Through Sunday, January 21)
New Museum, Manhattan

'Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt' (Through Sunday, January 21)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

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

Ai Weiwei's City-Wide Exhibition 'Good Fences Make Good Neighbors' (Through Sunday, February 11)

Explore the Making of Judy's Chicago's Renowned Feminist Work 'The Dinner Party' (Through Sunday, March 4)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

Go Skating Amongst Skyscrapers in Bryant Park (Through Sunday, March 4)
Bryant Park, Manhattan

Discounted Skating + Skate Rental at Chelsea Piers (Through Friday, February 23)

The Contenders 2017: MoMA Screens Top Picks for the Years (Through January 12)
The Museum of Modern Art, Manhattan

2017 GingerBread Lane: Largest Gingerbread Village in the World (Through Monday, January 15)
New York Hall of Science, Queens

Discounted Tickets to See Large Exhibit of Vintage Trains & Other Toys (Through Sunday, February 25)

Michelangelo at the Met (Through Monday, February 12)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

'Edvard Munch: Between the Clock and the Bed' Includes Self-Portraits Never Seen in the US Before (Through Sunday, February 4)
The Met Breuer, Manhattan

Free 2017 NYC Holiday Train Show (Through Sunday, February 4)
Grand Central Terminal, Manhattan

Minimalistic 'Whiteout' Installation Illuminates Mad Sq. Park (Through Sunday, March 25)
Madison Square Park, Manhattan

'Mod New York: Fashion Takes a Trip' (Through Sunday, April 1)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

2017 Origami Holiday Tree at AMNH (Through Sunday, January 7)
American Museum of Natural History, Manhattan

$8 Tickets to New York Botanical Garden's 2017 Holiday Train Show (Through Monday, January 15)

'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 Winter Admission to Brooklyn Botanic Garden (Weekdays Through February 28)
Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn

IFC Screens All Your Favorite Studio Ghibli Films (Through Thursday, January 11)
IFC Center, Manhattan

Sea of Light 2017: Interactive Light Art at the Seaport (Through March)
Front St. & Fulton St., Manhattan

40+ Inventive Holiday Wreaths on Display (Through Thursday, January 4)
Central Park Arsenal, Manhattan

Watch Holiday TV Classics + Free Cocoa & Santa (Through Sunday, January 7)
The Paley Center for Media, Manhattan

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

Discounted Tickets to 'Gulliver's Gate' Mini City Exhibition (Through Saturday, March 31)

'New York on Ice: Skating in the City' (Through Sunday, April 15)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

Free Tickets to 'Bulldozer' Robert Moses Musical (Through Saturday, January 6)

2017 Superdry Sample Sale (Through Sunday, January 7)

The Animation Show of Shows 2017 (Through Thursday, January 4)
Quad Cinema, Manhattan

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