Friday, October 5: Harry Potter, Natural Wines, Space Cats + 65 More

Today’s Events

'Harry Potter' Exhibition Brings Rare Manuscripts & Magical Objects to NYC (Through Sunday, January 27)
New-York Historical Society, Manhattan

Free Tastings of Natural Wines During Natty Wine Week 2018 (Through Sunday, October 7)

Preview New TV Shows + Q&As with Stars During PaleyFest 2018 (Through Thursday, October 18)
The Paley Center for Media, Manhattan

Space Cats Intergalactic Dance Party
House of Yes, Brooklyn

'Tablescapes: Designs for Dining' (Through Tuesday, April 16)
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Manhattan

2018 New York African Restaurant Week with Menus from $20 (Through Sunday, October 21)

GZA & Gorilla Biscuits Perform Free at 2018 Thrasher x Vans Death Match (Through Saturday, October 6) NYC
Knockdown Center, Queens

Free Comedy Show with Janeane Garofalo

Alex Ross & Chip Kidd

Discounted NYC Haunted House Tickets (Through Saturday, November 3)

Astronomical Observation + Where to See the Stars Online
Columbia University, Manhattan

Haunted Broadway Walking Tour

'Studio 54' Doc Screenings + Q&As with Director & Studio 54 Co-Founder (Through Friday, October 6)
IFC Center, Manhattan

Free Tickets to Open Bar Rooftop Party

Broadway Stars Perform Hits from 1980s

The Future of Leftist Politics in the Americas (Through Saturday, October 6)

NYC Cosplay Booze Cruise + Costume Contest

Free After Work Party Cruise

Open Bar Rooftop Parties (Fridays Through October 26)

Open Bar Painting Classes (Through Saturday, October 27)

Central Park Secrets (Through Sunday, December 2)

See free & cheap NYC events for tomorrow, Saturday, October 6.

Trending: Halloween, free & cheap films, concerts, Talks

Ending Today

Vera List Center Forum 2018: 'If Art is Politics' (Through Friday, October 5)

How Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis & Other NYers Saved Grand Central Terminal from Demolition (Through Friday, October 5)
Grand Central Terminal, Manhattan

Ongoing

See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events

NYC Slavery & Underground Railroad Tours (Through Saturday, December 29)

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)

'Day Drinking' Brunch Musical + 3 Drinks (Through Sunday, November 18)

Hilarious History of Drinking Paired with 3 Cocktails (Through Wednesday, November 21)

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

'The Golden Girls Live' Parody (Through Sunday, October 28)

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

'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)

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

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

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

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

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

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

'Pink: The History of a Punk, Pretty, Powerful Color' (Through Saturday, January 5)
Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, Manhattan

'Germ City: Microbes and the Metropolis' (Through Sunday, April 28)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

'Before Projection: Video Sculpture 1974–1995' (Through Monday, December 17)
Sculpture Center, Queens

2-for-1 Tix During NYC Off-Broadway Week 2018 (Through Sunday, October 7)

2018 New York Film Festival (Through Sunday, October 14)
Lincoln Center, Manhattan

Cheap Tickets to 'Sleepy Hollow' Musical (Through Sunday, October 14)

Free Cheese + Free Treats (Through Sunday, October 7)

Ingmar Bergman: A Tribute in Film (Through Saturday, October 13)
Scandinavia House, Manhattan

Jerome Robbins ('West Side Story') & New York (Through Saturday, March 30)
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Bruno Walter Auditorium, Manhattan

2018 Pirate-Themed Halloween Harvest Celebration at Luna Park (Through Sunday, October 28)

2018 Fall for Dance Festival (Through Saturday, October 13)

2018 New York International Fringe Festival (Through Wednesday, October 31)

Free NYC Architecture Talks & Tours During Archtober 2018 (Through Wednesday, October 31)

Speaking Truth to Power 2018—Screenings & Talks (Through Saturday, December 8)
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn

Art & Design of the Women’s Movement in New York (Through Sunday, December 2)
41 Cooper Gallery, Manhattan

Cheap Indoor Ice Skating in Brooklyn (Through Monday, December 24)

'Obsessorize' Exhibit Turns Unique Accessories Into Public Art (Through Friday, October 26)

2018 Art in Odd Places Featuring Works of Female & Non-Binary Artists (Through Saturday, October 27)

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