25 Free Events, Activities and Things to Do in New York

If you’re in New York on a budget, don’t worry, there are plenty of events for you to choose from, too. Check out the article where we put together a list of activities and events you won’t have to pay for! If you’re into sports, you’ll be able to find a free running group or a yoga class. Do you like music? There’s a free concert waiting for you! Keen on art? Find an exhibition or a museum free of charge! Whatever it is that sparks your interest, you can always have fun in New York even with a tight budget.

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Tribute To American Heroes
Concert of Czech folk music Meeting with the relatives of the airmen who started the liberation of Europe during the …
29 February
Saving Public Housing
Reserve your seat by clicking on the button above and to the right for the Saving Public Housing at The …
27 February
Film Screening: Story Ave.
The Latinx Project at NYU and Cinema Tropical are partnering to present an exclusive one-day film series celebrating the work …
2 March
MENTOR Registration - NY SPRING 2024 Edge4Vets Workshop
Mentors WELCOME to Edge4Vets Our in-person workshop helps veterans translate their military strengths into tools for civilian success, then we …
29 February
Public Art Fund Talks: Clifford Prince King
Join us for a conversation between artists Clifford Prince King and Lyle Ashton Harris on the occasion of Kings first …
27 February
Innovation Gallery on Tour
At this event you will have the opportunity to learn about our latest products and technologies. We will be demonstrating …
3 March
CONCERT. Dario Acosta Teich with his world- class Jazz Quartet
CONCERT Dario Acosta Teich with his world -class Jazz Quartet Get ready for a night of electrifying jazz at the …
1 March
First Friday: Dattner Architects
The Leagues First Friday events are informal social gatherings that allow members to visit the offices of leading design practices …
1 March
Creativity Connect | Networking for Creatives
Creativity Connect Networking for Creatives Free drinks. Live music. Networking. Join us for an exciting evening of connection, collaboration, and …
29 February
LET IT HAPPEN (Tame Impala Dance Party)
Its gonna feel so good... Join us for a one-off party to celebrate the music of Tame Impala and more …
8 March
In-Store Demo with Stan Honda : Photographing a Solar Eclipse
Note this is an in-person event, but if you cant make it, you can watch it live here on our …
28 February
GRRRL POWER
Join us in Brooklyn for a night of Grrrl Power - a dance party celebrating all female artists DJs Winnie …
1 March
International Women's Day 2024
Celebrate International Womens Day with DVF Join us at the DVF NYC Flagship for an inspiring afternoon of panel discussions, …
1 March
Party Like It’s 1999: 20 Years of Usher’s Confessions Edition
Usher released his fourth album in March 2004, and it went on to become one of the biggest sellers of …
2 March
Advokaten 1938
Advokaten 1938 The fate of the lawyers and trainees registered with the Austrian Regional Bar Associations who were barred from …
7 March
TLS: Gaza as Epicentre: An Alternative Reading
The Gaza Strip exists on the periphery. Mostly forgotten, the coastal enclave is remembered when Palestinians are killed in episodes …
29 February
Special Screening of Below the Belt and Panel Discussion
Join us for a special screening of Belt the Belt and panel discussion with Shannon Cohn, Director of Below the …
1 March
NEW INC Year 11 Open House
NEW INCs Open Call will be live from February 6th - March 8th Join us for our annual Open House, …
28 February
“Not One Without the Other"
A Reading and Conversation on Creativity and Community
1 March
13K133 Lighthouse Visit - CR-SE (Feb 2024)
Lighthouse Collaborative Summary The Lighthouse Collaborative LC is a cross-district instructional improvement initiative designed to support the Chancellors Four Pillars, …
29 February
Celebrating Recent Work by Pamela H. Smith
bo133038690.html byp by Pamela H. Smith In From Lived Experience to the Written Word , Pamela H. Smith considers how …
1 March
Dancing without Steps: The Art of Improvisation with Margaret Beals
Dancing without Steps , co-directed by Adriana Davis and Margaret Beals and introduced by Meridith Monk, is intended as a …
29 February
75M094 Lighthouse Visit - Supporting Students w/ Disabilities (Feb 2024)
Lighthouse Collaborative Summary The Lighthouse Collaborative LC is a cross-district instructional improvement initiative designed to support the Chancellors Four Pillars, …
29 February
CUP's 6th Annual Pipeline to Power Summit - Hosted by White & Case
Title CUPs 6th Annual Pipeline to Power Summit - Hosted by White Case Theme Inspiring Down Managing Up Empowering Mid-Level …
13 March
Holi After Dark : Festival of Colors - Neon Glow Bollywood Party @ HK HALL
F or VIP TablesGroup Packages 908-425-1603 No Powder will be allowed into the venue or on clothes. Color packets will …
15 March
Whichever event you decide to attend, we’re sure you will have lots of fun! To find even more exciting events, explore New York by category: check the latest beauty and fashion trends, make new friends, enjoy a concert of your favorite band, go spiritual, relish art, party like never before, take a tour, polish a skill, advance in your career, get healthy, enjoy some family time, get down to the IT business, or find an activity you can do at home.
The choice is yours!