Enjoy the holiday weekend with one of these free and frugal family-friendly events. As always, nothing on the NYCOTC list is more than $10, because we believe you can be cheap and still have fun in the greatest city on the planet.
This weekend, it’s all about Easter egg hunts.
Clifford’s Big Red Egg-Stravaganza: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Scholastic Store, 557 Broadway between Prince and Spring Streets in Soho. Event website.
Brownsville Easter Parade and Egg Hunt: Saturday. Parade starts at 11:30 a.m. at Pitkin Ave. and legion Street and ends at Betsy Head Park and Field, Herzl Street and Dumont Ave. for the egg hunt, which is 12:30 to 4 p.m. Event website
The Great Easter Egg Hunt in Battery Park City: Sunday at noon at the Ritz-Carlton New York, 2 West St. off Battery Place. Hotel event website.
Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt at Children’s Museum of Manhattan: Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Museum is at 212 West 83rd St. Event website.
Fourth Universalist Society of NY Easter Egg Hunt and Spring Festival: Saturday at 1 p.m. – Meet at 160 Central Park West at 76th Street to register. Hunt is in Central Park.
Street fair: – Chinatown Festival, Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Lafayette Street between Leonard and Canal Streets
Beetlemania: Celebrate, and remember, the 50th anniversary of the arrival of The Beetles in New York City on their first concert and TV appearance tour. This FREE exhibit at the NYPL at Lincoln Center celebrates the Fab Four and the music that changed the world. Full NYCOTC posting.
Have fun and be a NYC cheapskate with NYC on the Cheap.