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Friday, June 29, 2012

Tomorrow: Free White Rabbits Show In Williamsburg

Indie Rockers White Rabbits play a free show tomorrow evening at Music Hall of Williamsburg with We Barbarians. This is the first show in a new bi-monthly, free concert series called Converse Rubber Tracks Live. Admission is first come first served. Doors open at 7PM, but you better be in line well before then.


Thursday, June 28, 2012

Maroon 5 Play The Today Show Tomorrow Morning

Maroon 5 perform a free concert Friday morning as part of the Today Show's Toyota Concert Series. Viewing is on a first-come, first-served basis outside of the show's studio on 49th Street at Rockefeller Plaza. Fans are advised to arrive by 6AM for best viewing.

Click here for more info and the rest of the summer schedule which includes Flo Rida and Train (not together!).


Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Free Coffee From Seattle's Best Coffee

Seattle’s Best Coffee just opened its first regional location at 253 Livingston Street in Brooklyn and you can grab free 12 ounce coffee there until 11PM this evening.


Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Exhibit From Five YearOld Art Prodigy

An exhibit by five year old art prodigy Aelita Andrew is currently on display at Agora Gallery (530 West 25th Street) in Chelsea. Now through July 3rd, check out The Secret Universe and see what the fuss is all about. The gallery is open from 11AM-6PM, Tuesday through Saturday.


Monday, June 25, 2012

Free Kayaking Along The Hudson River

One activity that every New Yorker should partake in is free kayaking!

Get your paddle on all summer long at Pier 40 @ W. Houston Street, Pier 96 @ W. 56th Street, or 72nd Street @ Henry Hudson Parkway.

Visit the Downtown Boathouse website for details and hours.

Friday, June 22, 2012

Mermaid Parade In Coney Island Tomorrow

The 30th anniversary of the world famous Mermaid Parade takes place at Coney Island tomorrow starting at 2PM. Grab your pasties and head on out to Brooklyn for this annual spectacle!
 


Thursday, June 21, 2012

Free Popsicles Today

Clinique and Sweetery NYC are teaming up to bring you free popsicles today. Swing by the food truck for a treat and the chance to win cool prizes from Clinique. The truck will be in Soho from 10AM-12PM and the Midtown area from 12:30PM-5:30PM.

Click here for more information including exact locations.


Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Comedy Central's "Indecision In The Park"

See free standup comedy in Central Park this evening from The Daily Show, including performances by correspondents Wyatt Cenac, Al Madrigal, and John Oliver.

This jokes kick off at 8PM and are part of the annual Comedy Central Park event at Summerstage.


Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Summer Solstice Yoga in Times Square Tomorrow

Find tranquility in New York's most crowded spot. Join thousands of yoga enthusiasts to celebrate the longest day of the year along Broadway between 42nd and 47th Street tomorrow evening.

Click here for more information.


Monday, June 18, 2012

$1 Oysters At Porsena

Swing by East Village Italian restaurant Porsena (21 East 7th Street) on Mondays and Tuesday between 5:30PM and 7:00PM for $1 oysters all summer long. There will also be a deal on white sangria.




Friday, June 15, 2012

Red Hook Ball Field Food Vendors

Before there was a food cart craze, there were the Red Hook Ball Fields. The famed food vendors recently opened for the season and they'll be serving up their delicious dishes every Saturday and Sunday through October, weather permitting. It's a culinary experience like no other!

Click here for more information.

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Beer Exhibit At NY Historical Society

Swing by the New York Historical Society (170 Central Park West) and check out the recently opened Beer Here: Brewing New York’s History exhibit. Admission is pay-what-you-want on Fridays from 6PM-8PM. The exhibit concludes with a beer hall featuring an assortment of local beers.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

$1.00 Beers In Sunnyside

At Xio Lounge (39-19 Queens Boulevard) Sunnyside, Queens (NY Mag's third most livable neighborhood) treat yourself to $1.00 beers tonight and every Wednesday!


Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Museum Mile: Free Admission To New York's Best Museums

This evening, some of New York's most famous museums and cultural institutions will open their doors for free from 6PM - 9PM as part of the annual Museum Mile Festival. Musical performances and art installations will take over 5th Avenue from 82nd Street to 105th Street, which will be closed off to traffic.

Click here for more information including participating venues.

Monday, June 11, 2012

Tomorrow: Rachael Ray At Barnes & Noble

Tomorrow evening at Barnes & Noble in Union Square (33 East 17th Street) Rachael Ray will discuss her new book: The Book Of Burger. The event takes place at 6PM.

Click here for more information.

Friday, June 8, 2012

Big Apple Barbeque In Madison Square Park

Vegetarians beware! The Big Apple Barbecue Block Party takes place tomorrow and Sunday in Madison Square Park from 11AM-6PM. The event brings together the country’s top pitmasters who will be cooking up their award-winning food for barbecue enthusiasts.

The event itself is free, but food will run you $8 a plate. Check out all the details here.

To avoid long lines, we suggest getting there as early as possible.

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Dealery's Deals Of The Week


We know there are tons of deal sites out there... and just not enough time! So we're partnering with our friends at Dealery.com to bring you some of our favorite deals every single week. 

Dealery is a great place to find deals online -- they put discounts from all the deal sites in a single place! They also have coupons and a wedding section! Follow them on Facebook for more great deals. Hear are Dealery's picks for the week:

Six Flags Great Adventure Deal

There are just a few weeks left of school, but you still don't have a plan for keeping your family entertained this summer. For a solution that everyone will enjoy, take off on this week's Escape to New Jersey. Your brood of four will spend one night in a Double Room at the Quality Inn East Windsor, Sundays through Thursdays ($275) or Fridays and Saturdays ($289). Or, opt for a two-person trip with one night in a King Room, Sundays through Thursdays ($185) or Fridays and Saturdays ($199). Both options include one ticket to Six Flags Great Adventure & Wild Safari per person, as well as bottled water and cookies upon arrival and late noon checkout.



Grilled Meats Delivered To Your Door
First we hunted for meat, then we gathered it at the supermarket -- and now we've evolved to receiving shipments of fresh, tender, juicy cuts on our doorstep. Fire up the grill and listen for the doorbell with today's deal: Pay $69 to treat Dad to six five-ounce top sirloin steaks, four chicken breasts, 12 four-ounce gourmet burgers, ten bratwurst sausages, and six all-beef hot dogs from MeatHub.com, a producer and distributor of organic, all-natural meats (a $165 value).



Bacon Bash Food Festival
You toil tirelessly to bring home the bacon -- it's time the cured meat be brought to you with a raucous celebration of everything pork. With today's deal from TasteTheBest.com, start licking your lips for one of the tastiest parties out there. Pay $22 for one ticket to one of the sessions at the first annual Bacon Bash food festival, which includes five bacon tastes, two craft beers, and 50% off additional craft beers (a $50 value). Held on Saturday June 23 (at noon to 2:30 p.m. or 3:30 to 6 p.m.), this Times Square gathering champions everything that makes this cured meat so special and beloved. Foodies will converge to sample bacon-inspired bites from a dozen notable restaurants (think: Lucky 77 Chili Company, Little Town NYC, Baconery, and Bacon Bites) that will be preparing delicious-smelling creations in a multitude of sweet and savory ways -- now that's some swine dining.


Uncle Louie G Ices and Shakes
With the summer months approaching, we're all trading in our cocoa mugs for a waffle cone full of ice cream to cool us down. Start with a scoop of famous frosty treats with today's deal from Uncle Louie G. Pay $5 and get $10 to spend on Italian ices, ice creams, and shakes -- featuring twists on traditional favorites like apple pie à la mode or a Brooklyn cheesecake ice cream cone. Watching the waistline? Try a Coney Island cotton candy Italian Ice to beat the heat and still sport that bikini bod on Jones Beach this summer. This nationwide institution, located right here in Mineola, will have a flavor for everyone in the family to enjoy, as you swap your cocoa for a cone of the good stuff.



PLUS MORE DEALS: 

Edible Arrangements Deal

Gluten-Free Pizza Deal At Mozzarelli's

Wine Bar Tasting

Cupcakes Delivered To Your Door

Six-Course Tapas Dinner

Weekly Trivia Night Party

All-Day Wine And Music Tour

Free Composting Workshop

The New York Department of Sanitation is offering a free composting workshop this evening from 6PM-8PM at the 111th Street Herb Garden. You'll learn how to convert your kitchen scraps into a rich organic fertilizer to feed your plants, just like nature intended!

Click here for more info.


Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Drink-N-Draw at 3rd Ward

Every Wednesday from 8PM-10:30PM, 3rd Ward (195 Morgan Ave) hosts Drink N Draw -- where you can practice your art skills by sketching a nude model. Admission is just $10 if you show up with a friend + all the beer you can drink is included.


Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Free Tix To Shakespeare In The Park: As You Like It

The 50th anniversary season of Shakespeare In The Park kicks off tonight with 21 performances of William Shakespeare's As You Like It between now and June 30th.

Free tickets are distributed at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park daily at 1:00PM the day of the show (limit of two per person). You can also enter the Public Theater's online ticket lottery for your shot at landing some seats.


Monday, June 4, 2012

Free Ping Pong In Tompkins Square Park

You can pay $40/hour for a ping pong table at SPIN... or you can head down to Tompkins Square Park and play for free. All summer long, there will be a table out for public use, where you and your friends can do your best Forrest Gump impersonation.


Friday, June 1, 2012

Lend A Hand At Eagle Street Rooftop Farm This Sunday

Eagle Street Rooftop Farm is a 6,000 square foot organic vegetable farm located atop a warehouse in Greenpoint. Join local farmer on Sunday from 1PM-4PM they turn compost and harvest seasonal crops. You'll also be able to purchase veggies -- just about as fresh as they come!

Click here for more information.