As we tell you often, it’s easy to take a big bite out of The Big Apple without taking a similar big bite out of your wallet. Be a NYC cheapskate with these top FREE and cheap happenings this week, Monday April 9 to Friday the 13th, including FREE Holocaust Memorial Day events, FREE concerts in Lincoln Center and FREE museum admission.
Young Music Makers – High school bands from around the USA, Canada and as far away as Australia perform FREE at Lincoln Center, pretty much daily through the end of May, and mostly around the famous Lincoln Center Plaza and Fountain. . Enjoy and applaud these talented young people inspired to make music.
Tuesday, April 10
- Ticketed events are $12 to $25, and include a movement workshop with members of the New York City Ballet. Through April 26.
Thursday, April 12
Holocaust Remembrance Day – Join a special memorial service at the Museum of Jewish Heritage to honor the lives lost more than 75 years ago. Candles, song and ritual will be used to remember those whose lives were cut short. At 6:30pm, FREE, but registration is recommended to ensure space.
In honor of HaShoah, the Museum of Jewish Heritage is offering FREE admission through April 26.
- The Museum of Jewish Heritage is just west of the northern edge of Battery Park.
Tuesday to Thursday
- Noon to 6pm daily at Industria, 775 Washington St. (entrance on W 12th St.) in Meapo.