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Today’s Events

Governors Island is Now Open! Free Ferry Rides Through May 5
Governors Island, Governors Island

Free Salsa Night with Dance Instruction & Live Music with Tito Puente Jr.
Bryant Park, Manhattan

2019 Superfine Art Fair + Free Drinks (Through Sunday, May 5)

'Knock Down the House' Doc Featuring AOC + Director Q&A
Lincoln Center, Manhattan

Ice Cream Making & Tasting
Williams-Sonoma Home, Manhattan

Talib Kweli Live in Concert (Through Friday, May 3)
Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn

Stonewall50: Historic Preservation and LGBT History

Toshiko Mori: Transforming Communities Through Architecture + Free Drinks
Japan Society, Manhattan

Free Movie: 'Mean Girls'
Parklife, Brooklyn

Drunk Science presents: DINOSAURS
Littlefield, Brooklyn

AMNH SciCafe: Why Dinosaurs Matter
American Museum of Natural History, Manhattan

Tyler Ramsey (Band of Horses) / Matthew Fowler
Mercury Lounge, Manhattan

See free & cheap NYC events for tomorrow, Thursday, May 2.

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Ongoing

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$7 Admission to the Museum of Sex (Through Sunday, June 30)
Museum of Sex, Manhattan

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

Discounted Tickets to Interactive M.C. Escher Exhibit in NYC (Through Sunday, May 26)

$9.50 Movie Tickets Nationwide

Central Park Secrets Tours—1/2 Price (Through Sunday, June 30)

01/24/2019 – 06/30/2019

Musical History of Booze + 3 Free Drinks (Through Friday, July 26)

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

The Most Extensive J.R.R. Tolkien Retrospective In Generations (Through Sunday, May 5)
The Morgan Library & Museum, Manhattan

$5 to Neil Simon's 'Sweet Charity' Musical (Through Saturday, June 8)

Hilarious Brunch Musical + 3 Free Drinks (Through Sunday, May 26)

Eastern Perspectives on Political Power, Religion & Art (Through Monday, July 15)
Rubin Museum of Art, Manhattan

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

The Art, Fashion & Jewelry of Frida Kahlo (Through Sunday, May 12)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

'Love & Resistance' Exhibition Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots (Through Sunday, July 14)
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Manhattan

See How Jewelers Craft Contemporary Pieces from Ancient Inspiration (Through Sunday, July 7)
Bard Graduate Center, Manhattan

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

Jean-Michel Basquiat Exhibition (Through Wednesday, May 15)
Brant Foundation New York, Manhattan

Radical Japanese Artists of the 1960s (Through Sunday, June 9)
Japan Society, Manhattan

'Golden Girls LIVE!' (Through Thursday, June 27)

UrbanGlass Exhibit Views Glass Art as a Lens to Explore Human Interconnection (Through Thursday, May 9)

Y2K Retrofuturism in Contemporary Jewelry (Through Sunday, July 21)
Museum of Arts and Design, Manhattan

'Walt Whitman: America's Poet' (Through Saturday, July 27)
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, 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

Punk Graphics, 1976–1986 at MAD (Through Sunday, August 18)
Museum of Arts and Design, Manhattan

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

Thousands of White Origami Doves Soar to Light & Sound, Driving Attention to Mass Incarceration in 'Les Colombes (The Doves)' (Through Sunday, August 18)
The Church of Heavenly Rest, Manhattan

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

Blockbusters Screened During 2019 See It Big Film Series (Through Sunday, July 7)
Museum of the Moving Image, Queens

Morbid Anatomy's 'Heaven, Hell, and Purgatory: Visions of the Afterlife in the Catholic Tradition' (Weekends Through Sunday, June 30)

1/2 Price Roller Skating in Prospect Park (Through Saturday, October 12)

Learn How to Make Music with Tips from Florence Welch of Florence + The Machine (Through Thursday, May 23)

Discounted Tickets to Official Radio City Stage Door Tour (Through Sunday, June 30)

'Art after Stonewall, 1969-1989' (Through Sunday, July 21)

2019 Tribeca Film Festival (Through Sunday, May 5)

Free 2019 Frieze Pop-Up Sculpture Garden at Rock Center (Through Friday, June 28)
Rockefeller Center, Manhattan

Free Tickets to 'Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde' (Through Sunday, May 26)

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

Free Murray's Cheese During 2019 Cheese Week (Through Saturday, May 4)

Free Presentations of Shakespeare's 'The Tempest' Before It Goes to Central Park (Through Sunday, May 19)
The Public Theater, Manhattan

2019 Frida Kahlo-Inspired Fridge Art Fair (Through Sunday, May 5)

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