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The best things to do in NYC, including popular events, festivals, attractions and tours, free activities and entertainment. See upcoming events and what’s on in New York today





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Top 150 weekend activities in NYC

Wait, you’re bored? On your day off?!? Unacceptable. Get the most out of your break by checking out fun stuff to do this weekend in New York City.

Cheap New York

Forgive us if we sound like a budgie, but we can’t help but crow about the budget events, restaurants, bars and parties we found for you. (Cheep cheep—geddit?)

Free New York

Think nothing's free in NYC? Guess again. We've got hundreds of free events, arts and culture, classes and date ideas to keep your calendar booked.

10 best parks in New York City

Take advantage of spring's warmer temperatures at ten of New York City's best public parks. 

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Best classes in NYC

Events calendar for New York City

  1. Bank of America...

    Bryant Park’s 17,000-square-foot outdoor rink is f...

  2. Out to See Festival

    The festival returns to the South Street Seaport d...

  3. Radio City...

    You'll get a kick out of this holiday stalwart, wh...

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