On Thursday, July 28, more than 125 galleries in NYC's Chelsea arts district will stay open late for the FREE Chelsea Art Walk. From 5-8 pm you can catch live performances, screenings + artist talks all for FREE. Galleries are from 19th-29th streets, between 7th Avenue + the Hudson River.
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
I constantly listen to streaming music online, but honestly haven't downloaded anything since the days of Napster. That's about to change because I'm currently stuck in a waiting area wanting some tunes on my laptop. I'll share some FREE legal downloads of non-mainstream world music.
FREE Music from Nigeria
FREE Music from Brazil
Hey friends! This is Animation weekend @ the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). As part of the festivities stop by it's FREE animation trade show + art gallery exhibition from 12pm-8pm on Saturday July 30.
Animation Weekend is an annual summer tradition @ BAMcinématek that includes two of North America’s greatest animated film festivals. Click here for more info on the weekend's ticketed movie screenings and other events that are available for sale.
*BAM Rose Cinemas is located at 30 Lafayette Avenue in Brooklyn, NY. To get there take the 2, 3, 4, 5, B, Q, N, R or LIRR trains to Atlantic Ave/Pacific Street in Brooklyn.
Monday, July 25, 2011
Thursday, July 21, 2011
Don't have a gym membership or need something to shake yourself from a monotonous workout rut-- join the Urban Girl Squad Running Group! Along with women's fitness company Athleta, they are offering women FREE coached group runs in NYC's Central Park(sorry fellas). Don't worry if you haven't run in years(like me) or never ran before in life since groups will be ability-based: beginner, intermediate or advanced levels. After each run, Athleta will host a reception with FREE refreshments and goodie bags.
P.S. they have a bag check and place to change clothes... Click here for More details and RSVP. DATES: Mondays 8/15; 8/29; 9/12; 9/26 from 6:30-8:30 pm
Monday, July 18, 2011
This Saturday, July 23rd, Housing Works wants you to BUY THE BAG! For just $20, you can purchase a shopping bag to fill with clothes, accessories and other amazing finds from their Long Island City, Queens warehouse OR buy it with Groupon for only $10. Housing Works is known in the thrift world to be an outpost of vintage designer treasures!
All-you-can-stuff BUY THE BAG shopping starts at 11:00am + ends at 2pm. GET DIRECTIONS to Housing Works Warehouse
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Every Sunday in July @9pm, catch episodes of True Blood's Season 4 for FREE @ Tribeca Grand's air conditioned theater and enjoy FREE popcorn... Seats are limited so be sure to RSVP by Friday: Events@GrandLifeNYC.com
For July, Tribeca Grand is screening FREE flicks in it's air conditioned theater every Sunday evening. Screenings include Top Gun, Dazed & Confused, Wet Hot American Summer, and Point Break. Enjoy complimentary popcorn during the show.
Wet Hot American Summer | July 17 @ 6pm
Point Break | July 24 @ 6pm