Thursday, March 28, 2013

$1 Slices At Vinny Vincenz In The East Village

It seems that Vinny Vincenz (231 1st Avenue) is indefinitely celebrating its ten year anniversary with $1 slices. That's good news for us -- it's our favorite dollar slice joint in NYC. Swing by this weekend and give it a try!

50 Cent Wings and $2.00 Sliders At Five Napkin Burger

Swing by Five Napkin Burger today and every weekday between 3:30PM and 6:30PM, when sliders are $2.00, draft beers are $4.00, and wings and taquitos are just $0.50 cents.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Julia Stiles Talk At Soho Apple Store

Julia Stiles will be at the Apple Store in Soho this evening at 5:30PM to promote her new film It's A Disaster. Click here for more information.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Where To Skateboard In NYC

You might have noticed a few snow flurries yesterday, but over the next few days that weather will slowly begin creeping upwards. Time Out New York's list of NYC's best skate parks -- all of which are free -- really got us in the mood for spring. Get your board out of storage and prepare to hit up one of these spots the next sunny day.

Monday, March 25, 2013

$1 Pints Of Anchor Steam In Williamsburg

Rosamunde Sausage Grill (285 Bedford Avenue) recently made it's way to Williamsburg via San Francisco. And they're doing a good job at holding onto their West Coast roots with $1 Anchor Steam pints on weekdays from 5PM-7PM. And with 23 other beers on tap, you really can't go wrong.

Friday, March 22, 2013

Coney Island Opens: Hot Dogs & Roller Coasters

It might still feel like winter, but this weekend Coney Island Amusement Park opens to the public. On Sunday, the first 100 people in line for the Cyclone will ride for free + The Wonder Wheel will be free all day. And on Saturday, swing by and check out the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Qualifying Round. A beach weekend in March? Say it ain't so!

Thursday, March 21, 2013

$2 Fruit Veggie Smoothies At Jamba Juice

Now through Sunday, bring this coupon into Jamba Juice and snag a $2.00 sixteen ounce smoothie!

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Free Italian Ices At Rita's

Celebrate the arrival of spring with a free cup of Italian Ice at Rita's, the nation’s largest Italian Ice chain. From 12PM-9PM, each Rita’s guest will receive one free, regular-sized, 10 oz. cup in the available flavor of their choice!

The only New York City location is at 2486 Broadway between 92nd and 93rd on the Upper West Side, but there are more than a dozen in surrounding areas. Find the closest to you here.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Visit The Brooklyn Botanic Garden... For Free!

Every Tuesday -- all year long -- you can visit The Brooklyn Botanic Garden for free. It's open from 8:00AM - 4:30PM.

Click here for more details.

Monday, March 18, 2013

SXSW Samplers: Free Music

Every year after getting over the fact that we weren't cool enough to make it down to SXSW, we treat ourselves to a few free music samplers floating around the interwebs. This year that means, NPR's The Austin 100, Pastes's The Stages On Sixth, and SPIN's 60 track Austin Power mix.

Friday, March 15, 2013

St. Patrick's Day Parade Tomorrow

Isn't it great when St. Patrick's Day falls on a weekend?

Check out the St. Patrick's Day Parade this Saturday (it's held one day early for religious reasons) which begins at 11:00AM and heads north on 5th Avenue starting at 44th Street.  And while you're in the area, stop into St. Patrick's Cathedral (at 5th Avenue and 50th Street)!

Thursday, March 14, 2013

$1 Cans Of PBR in Midtown

Pound down $1 cans of PBR at The Irish Exit (978 2nd Avenue) tonight and every Thursday from 9AM-2AM.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Win Tickets To Forever Dusty

It's time for another Broadway ticket giveaway!

Forever Dusty tells the dramatic, revealing story of how a shy Irish Catholic school girl from West London transformed herself into the voice of blue eyed soul, the face of Swinging London, and a worldwide superstar -- the legendary Dusty Springfield. The provocative musical stars Kirsten Holly Smith in a tour de force performance, channeling the power and presence of Dusty.

We have five pairs of tickets to give to five lucky readers and their guests! For your chance to win, simply click here and fill out our contest form! You can enter up to five times with five different guests. We'll pick the winners tomorrow at random.

Not a winner this time around? Tickets are just $35 for weekday performances. Visit and use code FDNYCD313 or mention FDNYCD313 at the New World Stages Box Office (40 West 50th Street).

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Free Pinkberry On The Upper West Side Today

A new Pinkberry opens today at 2508 Broadway (@ 93rd Street)

Swing by between 5PM and 10PM for free samples of fro yo. Plus, they'll be handing out coupons for free small yogurts and 2-for-1 specials the next time you stop in.

Monday, March 11, 2013

A Camera Obscura Installation In Madison Square Park

Now through April 5th swing by Madison Square Park between 10AM and 5PM and check out Topsy-Turvy: A Camera Obscura Installation. It's an interactive 10x10 installation, which utilizes the physical properties of light to capture images of the surrounding Flatiron District in real time.

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Free Skeeball, Hot Dogs, & Pretzels In Williamsburg

Swing by Full Circle Bar (318 Grand Street) for free skeeball all night long tonight and every Tuesday and Thursday. And while you're there, you can snag a free hot dog or soft pretzel with every drink!

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Free Batteries From The Fire Department

Yes, it's true. The NYFD is handing out free batteries all week long as part of its Change Your Clock, Change Your Batteries campaign. Last we checked, that 9-volt battery for your smoke detector retails at around $9.00 -- so not a bad freebie if you ask us. Today they'll be at the Target at 139 Flatbush Avenue from 12PM-4PM

Click here for more information.

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

$3 Beers And $5 Mussels & Meatballs At Spina

One of our favorite happy hours takes place at Spina in the East Village. All beers cost just $3.00 from 5:30PM - 8:00PM on Tuesday through Friday. Plus you can get a platter of six meatballs or mussels for just $5.00. Enjoy!

Monday, March 4, 2013

Seen An Intimate Screening Of Skyfall

Every Saturday, there are free movie screenings at the Sony Wonder Technology Lab (Sony Plaza at 56th Street and Madison) in the center's 73-seat high definition theater!

Reservations can always be made Monday-Friday beginning two weeks in advance, by calling the events RSVP Line at 212-833-8100 and selecting option three. Remaining tickets will be distributed 30 minutes prior to the start of the screening on a first come first serve basis.

Call this morning and snag your March 16th tickets to a screening of Skyfall.

Friday, March 1, 2013

Panorama Challenge NYC Team Trivia Game

If you love trivia and you love NYC, there's only one thing you should be doing tonight: the 6th Annual Panorama Challenge NYC Team Trivia Game! From 7PM-9PM tonight swing by The Queens Museum of Art in Flushing for the world’s only geographical trivia-based game night involving the world’s largest architectural model. The game involves audio clues and laser-pointers highlighting assorted NYC landmarks, bridges, neighborhoods, and parks. Click here for more information.