New Museum Block Party – Saturday – FREE family tours of the museum, local artists will be creating works, dance performances and more. Sarah D. Roosevelt Park, Chrystie Street, between Delancey and Broome Streets, non to 5 p.m., rain or shine
Other street fairs –
- Chelsea – Saturday, on Eighth Avenue, between 14th and 23rd Streets, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Midtown – Saturday, on Broadway, between 35th and 39th Streets, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Midtown – Sunday, on Broadway, between 47th and 57th Streets, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday/Sunday – Fete Paradiso – Restored vintage Victorian carnival rides and games, and a carousel, on Governors Island. Full information on a recent NYCOTC posting
Saturday also is the last day to see the special Nelson Mandela exhibit at the Schomburg Center branch of the NYPL. Full information on a recent NYCOTC posting.
Check the NYCOTC Summer Calendar to stay up to date with free outdoor movies, free outdoor concerts and other free summer events that let you enjoy NYC on the Cheap. We are NYC nifty and NYC thrifty.