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Things to do in New York this Friday

It’s time to punch out, wind down and start your weekend off right with the best things to do in New York this Friday

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Don’t blow your weekend by spending Friday night on the couch—there are too many incredible things to do in New York this Friday. Whether you want to rage at one of the best parties in NYC or if you’re interested in checking out free comedy shows, you have unlimited options. That’s why we decided to make the planning process easier for you by selecting the very best events that are guaranteed to show you a good time. Forget road trips, the best way to spend your Friday night is right here in NYC.

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Movies to see this Friday

A Cure for Wellness

Director Gore Verbinski brews impressive atmosphere for this unsettling, magnificently weird tale of spa-based horror.

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Kedi

In a city overrun with wild cats, a secondary urban lifestyle emerges—one with whiskers.

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Silence

Summoning his deepest conviction, Martin Scorsese transcends his filmography with this tale of Christianity in crisis. It’s a exquisite passion project he’s been developing for years.

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The Red Turtle

Gorgeously rendered, this foreign-made animated movie begins as a story of desert-island survival and evolves into something deeper, about our communion with the natural world.

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Fire at Sea

A powerful doc about life on Sicily's Lampedusa, the frontline of the refugee crisis.

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Jackie

Commandingly complex, Natalie Portman triumphs in a real-life story pitched at an unthinkable moment of national tragedy.

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Sam M
Sam M

And We McDonald of season 11 The Voice in concert at the Highline Ballroom - How cool is that. 

alexis o
alexis o

The lower east side festival of the arts does not have a show on Friday. It's on Saturday.

William F
William F

You say kayak on the Hudson on Friday, but it says it's ONLY available on SATURDAYS in August!!!!!!  Please fix!!!!