NYC Free Events This WEEKEND - Free Things To Do in NYC This Weekend | GoHiLo (2023)


Saturday, Mar 18,2023

  • FREETravel & Outdoors

    Union Square Greenmarket Saturdays

    March 18 @ 8am -6pm. Weekly

    17th Street and Union Square West, New York, New York 10003

    Open Saturdays year-round on North and West sides of Union Square Park - the world-famous Union Square Greenmarket. Beer & Spirits of New York Pop-up March - ...

  • FREE

    Early Morning Opening: Picture This!Early Morning Openingfaqs

    March 18 @ 8:30am -11am

    Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036

    Early Morning Opening The Intrepid Museum offers Early Morning Openings for children with autism and their families before the Museum opens to the ...

  • FREENature

    Forest Fitness

    March 18 @ 8:30am -9:30am

    Margaret Corbin Circle, Fort Washington Ave/Cabrini Blvd, New York, NY 10040

    Join the Fort Tryon Park Trustfor a free, year-round “Fitness at the Fort” exercise program on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays! This regular fitness class ...

  • $15

    March 18 @ 9am -6pm

    Beer Authority & Several Other Midtown Locations, 300 West 40th Street, New York, NY 10018

    🍀 The Official SantaCon NYC 2022 Mobile App & One of Manhattan's Biggest IRISH bars team up to bring you The Clover Crawl! Join 1,000+ Crawlers & Find ...

  • FREEDance


    March 18 @ 10am -11am

    Dance Room, 1260 Prospect Pl, Brooklyn, NY 11213

    Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system! The routines feature aerobic, ...

  • FREETours

    Compost Volunteer Day At The Heritage Farm

    March 18 @ 10am -12pm

    Compost Demonstration Site, Weissglass Gazebo, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301

    Get down and dirty! Join the NYC Compost Project Hosted by Snug Harbor for a day of service at the Heritage Farm, where you’ll get hands-on experience at one ...

  • FREE

    Shoreline Cleanup: Penn Water Access Area

    March 18 @ 10am -11:30am

    Shirley Chisholm State Park, 950 Fountain Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11239

    Interested in volunteering and making a difference at Shirley Chisholm State Park? We need your help to clean up our shoreline. Join us for a cleanup along ...

  • FREEArts & Crafts

    Spring Flowers Origami

    March 18 @ 11am -12pm

    Sunset Park Playground, 7th Avenue &, 43rd St, Brooklyn, NY 11232

    Come join the Urban Park Rangers to kick off the spring season folding plants themed paper origami models. Along with learning the origami models from the ...

  • FREEArts & Crafts

    Farmhouse Family Day: Pinwheel Power!

    March 18 @ 11am -3pm

    Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum, The Wyckoff House Museum, 5816 Clarendon Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11203

    Spend a blustery spring day harnessing the power of the wind with a fun pinwheel craft! This March Family Day we’ll be making mini pinwheels and learning about ...

  • FREEDance


    March 18 @ 11am -12pm

    BronxWorks - Classic Community Center, 286 E 156th St, The Bronx, NY 10451

    Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system! The routines feature aerobic, ...

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Sunday, Mar 19,2023

  • FREE

    B The Method Community Walk

    March 19 @ 9am -10:30am

    Grand Army Plaza, Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238

    Please join us for our monthly community walk in Prospect Park! It was so incredible to meet and connect with everyone. We're so excited to do it again this ...

  • FREE

    Underground Nyc Tour (Aka Empire Beneath The Streets Group Tour)

    March 19 @ 10am -1pm

    Starbucks, 38 Park Row #4, New York, NY

    *TO ATTEND GET TICKETS AT - [hidden] (*Must purchase in advance. This tour sells out quickly so don't wait.) It's right under your feet, you probably ride it ...

  • FREE

    Beam Center Weekend Workshop - Fabric Jewelry And Mood Glasses

    March 19 @ 10am -3:30pm

    Compére Collective, 351 Van Brunt Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231

    2 Beam Center workshops for youth - FREE Fabric Jewelry making from 10 am - 12 pm Fabric Jewelry making: Using previously loved scrap fabric/clothes and a lot ...

  • FREE

    Drag Story Hour With New York State Attorney General Letitia James

    March 19 @ 11am -3:30pm

    The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center, 208 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011

    Join Attorney General Letitia James, Drag Storytellers, and city and state elected leaders for a Drag Story Hour Read-A-Thon. Families with children are ...

  • FREE

    Sunday Rooftop Madness Brunch - Soho Park #Timessquare

    March 19 @ 11am -11pm

    SoHo Park, 832 8th Avenue, New York, NY 10019


  • FREE

    Hell's Kitchen Community Meal

    March 19 @ 12pm -2pm

    OneCo, 354 West 45th Street #2nd Floor, New York, NY 10036

    Getting people around a table together to help cultivate relationships and friendships between neighbors!

  • FREE

    March 19 @ 12pm -1:30pm

    Tavern On the Green, W 67th St, New York, NY

    *TO ATTEND GET TICKETS AT - [hidden] (*First 5 save $5 by using discount code "5" at checkout. Just an RSVP will not hold your spot. Need to get ticket. ...

  • FREE

    St. Patrick's Day Weekend Drag Brunch

    March 19 @ 12pm -7pm

    Mochi Dolci, 222 West 79th Street, New York, NY 10024

    St. Patrick's Day Weekend Drag Brunch at MOCHI DOLCI! Enjoy great food, performances by the fabulous and gorgeous JizzaBella and Lyra Vega and music by Fire ...

  • FREE

    9th Annual Wedding Show Weekend

    March 19 @ 12pm -3pm

    Dyker Beach Golf Course, 1030 86th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11228

    Meet with vendors, rentals, photographers, florists, invitations, DJs & more! Dyker Beach Golf Course 1030 86th Street, Brooklyn, New York 11228

  • FREE

    Sunday Brunch

    March 19 @ 12pm -4pm

    Patrick's Place, 2835 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, New York, NY 10039

    Sunday Jazz Brunch Boncellia Lewis and friends Doors open at 11:30pm |First set 12pm No Cover | $20 minimum per guest Jazz and Jamaican doesn't get ...

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More Free Things To Do in NYC This Weekend

Besides many free events listed in our NYC Free Events this Weekend calendar above, here are some more Free Things to Do in NYC This Weekend:

Tour the Brooklyn Brewery
No-cost tours every half hour from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.Brooklyn Brewery offers no-cost daytime tours on Saturdays and Sundays. Guests can also visit the brewery’s tasting room and explore a selection of food trucks while enjoying a beer-themed afternoon. Each tour is limited to 40 people.79 North 11th Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn -

Go Shopping at Brooklyn Flea
A flea market that has been popular for a decade. People from all over Manhattan flock to Brooklyn Flea in DUMBO every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. during its run from April through October. Vendors show up with unique, one-of-a-kind pieces that range from clothing and jewelry to sculptures and crafts. Brooklyn Flea also hosts a number of highly acclaimed food vendors.Manhattan Bridge Archway Plaza at Anchorage Place and Pearl Street in Brooklyn -

Listen to Live Jazz Music
Barbès is a renowned jazz club that doesn't charge a cover fee.People from around the city find their way to Barbès to hear live jazz music. The bar features a small back room where all of the musical magic happens. Unlike most bars in the city, Barbès doesn't charge a cover fee to hear some of the best jazz musicians in the NYC. What's more, drink prices here are extremely reasonable. This is an amazing place to be on a Saturday night. 376 9th Street in Park Slope, Brooklyn -

See a Live Improv Show at the Upright Citizens Brigade in Chelsea
A no-cost show from a comedy group that has launched plenty of comedy stars.The no-charge Sunday night Upright Citizens Brigade improv show is one of the highlights of the weekend for New Yorkers. You never know which celebrity is going to show up as the guest monologist at this fun event. Guests should plan to get in line by 6:30 p.m. if they want to snag a ticket and be able to attend the 9:30 show.555 W 42nd Street in New York, NY -

Do Yoga in the Park
Socrates Sculpture Park offers yoga classes on weekends during the summer.Free yoga classes are available at Socrates Sculpture Park on Saturdays and Sundays from May 19 to Sept. 16. Saturday classes are from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sunday classes are from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. All expert levels are invited to participate. Vernon Blvd in Long Island City, NY -

Music on the Hudson
As the days get longer, what’s better than sliding into the weekend with free live music down by the Hudson? Head down to the Hudson River for free music and an evening of classical music.Hudson River Park|

Party Like You're in LA
Let the good times roll! Project Parlor’s backyard will make you feel like you’re at a Southern California house party. DJs spin the tunes while you chow down on Bowie’s BBQ. Beer is free as long as supplies last!742 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn, NY|

Empandas and Egg Rolls
Cultural delights await you on in the Lower East Side. Watch Peking Opera performers or take a free language lesson at this enormous block party. Grub is available for a price.Lower East Side|

Coney Island Mermaid Parade
Get ready for Coney Island’s 36th annual Mermaid Festival with barely clad sex vixens on grandioso floats. If you’re down, you can even dress up and try to win the coveted title of Queen Mermaid or King Neptune.Where: Coney Island|

Vogue on Sunday
What started as a ceremony of expression has now become the dance of choice. Voguing is to Sunday and brunch is to NYC. Not sure where to go? Check out House of Magnifique or House of Lavin.Where: East Village|

Tribeca Drive-In
Tribeca's drive-in at Westfield World Trade Center is back with its summer series of movies alfresco in the Oculus Plaza. In addition live music and tasty tidbits (for sale), you get to kick back and watch classics like The Princess and the Frog.Tribeca|

Get Punked
Summer is the perfect time to scope out new music venues. Especially for free. If you’re short on cash, check on all of the summer events on Randall Island, which includes a punk fest. You can rage to more than 70 bands and let those frustrations out.Randall Island|

Broadway in Bryant Park
If you haven't been able to score a pair of tickets for a Broadway show, you're in luck. Both on and off Broadway performers are bringing the show to you in Bryant Park.Bryant Park|

Pet Day is the Best Day
Take your four-legged pal for a ride on the Wonder Wheel at this annual event. Dress to impress and your pet can even with a $150 Petco gift certificate to buy everything your furry friend desires.Various Locations|

Rubin from the Block
Everyone Knows Jenny from the Block, but have you ever heard of Rubin? Check out this outdoor art festival where you can relax in a mobile garden, build an imaginary future city and watch sand mandala performances. Brooklyn Popcorn Truck and Van Leeuwen ice cream are on hand to keep your tummy happy. 150 West 17th St|

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