Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 6/4/13

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Tuesday, June 4th, 2013… Kids Eat Free At Big Nick’s Big Nick’s Burger & Pizza Joint (2175 Broadway, between 76th & 77th) All Day Kid’s 12 & under eat free (dine-in only, kids menu, minimum $10 check with adult) Central Park Fitness Class Great Lawn, Central Park [...]

SATURDAY 5/18: Round-Up Of Upper West Side Fairs, Festivals & Events

There have been an unusually large number of posts over the past few days about fairs, festivals, and other neighborhood events taking place on the Upper West Side today. Here are all the details in one place: 8th Annual Upper West Side “Touch-A-Truck” West Side YMCA (W. 64th, between Central Park West & Broadway) 10:00 [...]

SATURDAY 5/18: UWS Cathedral School Of St. John The Divine Spring Fair

Lots of spring fair action at Upper West Side schools on Saturday. There’s the PS 9 Spring Fair in the West 80s and the PS 163 Spring Fair in the West 90s (and let’s not forget Touch-A-Truck in the West 60s and the annual UWS Greek Festival). If you’re in the 100s, the Cathedral School [...]

SATURDAY 5/18: West 102nd & 103rd Streets Block Association Annual Yard Sale

The 102nd & 103rd Streets Block Association is holding its annual yard sale on Saturday (5/18). The event runs from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm on W. 103rd, between West End & Riverside. All the “vendors” are residents from the neighborhood. There will also be a silent auction, 50/50 raffle, refreshments, a bake sale, and [...]

SATURDAY 5/18: 8th Annual UWS “Touch-A-Truck”

Fantastic kids event taking place on the Upper West Side tomorrow (Saturday, 5/18): The West Side YMCA is holding their 8th Annual Touch-A-Truck. In addition to things like food, music, and crafts, kids (and adults) will have the opportunity to get up close and interact with a variety of trucks, including the following: Fire truck, [...]

SATURDAY 5/18: Upper West Side PS 163 Spring Fair

Upper West Side P.S. 163 is holding their annual spring fair this Saturday (5/18). The action runs from 12:00 – 4:00 pm on West 97th, between Amsterdam & Columbus. They’ll have the usual array of food, rides, music, and activities, as well as a flea market/rummage sale. The rummage sale is actually a two-day affair [...]

SATURDAY 5/18: Upper West Side P.S. 9 Spring Fair

Lots of local schools are holding their annual spring fairs this weekend, including P.S. 9. The event takes place on West 84th, between Amsterdam & Columbus, from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm (Satruday, 5/18). In addition to typical fair stuff like games, arts & crafts, music, etc., there’s a rummage sale featuring all sorts of [...]

SAT. 5/11: UWS P.S. 84 International Spring Fair

Nice event in the neighborhood today (Saturday, 5/11) if you’re looking for some family fun: UWS P.S. 84 (The Lillian Weber School) is holding their annual International Spring Fair. The action goes down at the P.S. 84 playground from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm on (32 W. 92nd, between Central Park West & Columbus). Activities [...]

SATURDAY 5/11: Crawfish For Cancer’s 5th Annual NYC Crawfish Boil At UWS Boat Basin Cafe

Great event taking place this Saturday (5/11) on the Upper West Side: Crawfish For Cancer is hosting the 5th Annual NYC Crawfish Boil at the UWS Boat Basin Cafe to raise funds for the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation.

SUNDAY 5/5: Riverside Park 30th Annual Spring Fair At Hippo Playground

Sorry for the short notice on this one, but the Riverside Park Conservancy is holding their 30th Annual Spring Fair at the Hippo Playground today (Sunday, May 5th). Activities for kids include a jumping castle, pony rides, petting zoo, a maze, face painting, games, prizes and more. Tickets for activities cost 50 cents each, with [...]