Friday, January 31, 2014

Chinese New Year Parade & Festivities This Weekend

Ring in the Year of the Horse this Sunday at the 15th annual Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade and Festival. The parade kicks off at 1PM and winds through Chinatown along Mott Street, Canal Street, and Bayard Street. More details can be found here.

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Free Admission At The New Museum This Evening

Swing by the New Museum tonight and every Thursday evening from 7PM-9PM when admission (normally $16) is pay-what-you-wish! Current exhibits include Report on the Construction of a Spaceship Module which transforms a floor of the museum into the interior of a spaceship.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Take A Stroll Down Super Bowl Boulevard

The Super Bowl is on Sunday -- did you know that? What, you don't have tickets? Okay, well the next best thing is paying a visit to Super Bowl Boulevard which is open from 12PM-10PM through Saturday. Festivities will be taking place along Broadway between 34th Street and 47th Street, with giant Roman numerals XLVIII set up at 42nd Street as a backdrop for photos. There will also be autograph sessions with current and former NFL players, a chance to view the Lombardi Trophy, interactive games, and much more!

Click here for more information

Monday, January 27, 2014

Free Tours Of The Federal Reserve

No matter how you feel about our current economic situation, on weekdays between 11AM and 3PM you can take free 45-minute tours of the Federal Reserve (44 Maiden Lane). Six tours are given daily. Click here for more information and to reserve you spot.

Friday, January 24, 2014

Beer Can Appreciation Day

Who doesn't appreciate a good can of craft beer? Chug them down for $4.00 each tonight at Idle Hands (25 Avenue B) from 5PM-10PM as part of their Beer Can Appreciation Day celebration.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

See Oscar Nominated Films For $8.00

The average adult movie ticket at a theater in Manhattan will cost you $14.00. But on Tuesdays and Thursdays, all movies at Kew Gardens Cinema (81-05 Lefferts Blvd) are just $8.00. To get there, take the E or F train to Union Turnpike.

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Free Pizza From Papa John's

Please excuse our error. This deal is no longer valid.

It might not be New York's best, but hey -- it's free. Visit Papa John's website between now and Saturday and guess whether the Super Bowl coin toss will land on heads or tails. Get it right and you'll be e-mailed a coupon for a free pizza that's valid through March 10th.

Click here for more information.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

$20 Tickets To Off Broadway Shows

Now through February 9th, tickets to nearly 50 Off-Broadway shows are only $20 each, starting 20 minutes before show time. Just go to the box office of the show you want to see 20 minutes before it begins and say, “20at20” and you can get a ticket to one of the shows listed here!

Friday, January 17, 2014

Free Friday Night Shows At The Knitting Factory

The Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Avenue) is offering free shows every single Friday night in 2014. Below is their January and February lineup. Rock on!

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Free Knitting Class In Brooklyn On Saturday

On Saturday from 11AM-4PM, Brooklyn Craft Company (61 Greenpoint Avenue #101) is hosting a free knitting open house with yarn, needles and instructions provided.

Click here for more information.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

$1 Tacos @ The Wharf In Murray Hill

Swing by Wharf Bar & Grill in Murray Hill tonight and every Wednesday for $1 tacos from 4PM - 2AM. Choose from beef, chicken, or fish and wash it down with a $3 Miller Lite!

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

$2 Drafts At Schinppers

Swing by the Schnippers Flatiron location (23 East 23rd Street) daily starting at 4PM for $2 pints of Brooklyn Winter Ale (with a $5.00 food purchase).

Monday, January 13, 2014

Holiday Train Show At Grand Central Terminal

Check out the 12th Annual Holiday Train Show at Grand Central Station now through February 23rd. It's free and we promise there won't be any train delays!

Click here for more information.

Friday, January 10, 2014

Free Art Classes & Workshops At The 92nd Street Y

This Sunday, swing by the 92nd Street Y for Scones In The Studio -- an afternoon of free workshops, studio tours and, of course, food. Offerings include classes in art, ceramics, jewelry, music and dance.

Click here for more information.

Thursday, January 9, 2014

No Pants Subway Ride This Sunday

One of our favorite events of the year takes place on Sunday... The Annual No Pants Subway Ride. We'll see you and your lucky pair of boxers on the L train!

Click here for more information.

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Free Tag On Wall Street This Weekend

It's freezing outside, so why not play some freeze tag? Head down to the corner of Wall Street and Broad Street this Sunday at 1PM to partake in your favorite schoolyard games in the heart of the Financial District.

Click here for more information.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Free Cupcakes @ Georgetown Cupcakes In SoHo

As 2014 kicks off, we wanted to take a moment to remind you about one of our favorite NYC freebie "secrets." Everyday, the folks at Georgetown Cupcakes tweet out the name of a secret flavor. Be one of the first 100 people of the day to swing by and ask for that flavor... and they'll give it to you for free. That's FREE cupcakes -- every single day!

You can follow them on Twitter here.

Monday, January 6, 2014

See A New Year's Eve Ball... Up Close

And... we're back!

Feeling a little nostalgic for New Year's Eve? Swing by the Times Square Visitor Center (1560 Broadway) which includes a free mini-museum. It features the New Year’s Eve Centennial Ball, which made the drop on New Year's Eve 2007 -- and simulates the countdown every 20 minutes.