New York Philharmonic Offers Cheap Tickets To “Open Rehearsals” At Avery Fisher Hall

If you’re a music lover and you’re available in the mornings, the New York Philharmonic has a great program that allows to you buy cheap tickets to their “Open Rehearseals” at Avery Fisher Hall (Broadway & 65th). Per NYPhil.org, the rehearsals are “a fascinating opportunity to watch the New York Philharmonic at work, and see [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 9/10/11

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Saturday, September 10th, 2011… Summer On The Hudson: Downtown Boathouse Kayaking On The Hudson West 72nd & Hudson River 10:00 am – 5:00 pm FREE Documentary Film: 9/11 (Christian Delage, historian & documentary filmmaker and Peter Goodrich, professor at Cardozo Law School, will participate in a post-film [...]

Free 9/11″Remembrance & Renewal” Concert From NY Philharmonic Saturday At Lincoln Center

If you’re around Saturday afternoon (to wait for tickets) and evening (to see the performance), the New York Philharmonic is giving a free “Remembrance & Renewal” concert on the eve of the anniversary of 9/11.

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/24/11

A baker’s dozen of free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Wednesday, August 24th, 2011… Open House At The Seneca Village Excavations Central Park (near West 85th) 10:00 am – 3:00 pm FREE Film: Capote (2005, Philip Seymour Hoffman) Riverside Branch, New York Public Library (127 Amsterdam, between 65th & 66th) 11:00 am FREE [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/23/11

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011… Walking Tour: Amble Through The Ramble Belevedere Castle, Central Park 12:00 – 1:00 pm FREE Classic Film: The Taming Of The Shrew (1967, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton) New York Public Library For The Performing Arts (111 Amsterdam, between 64th & 65th) 2:30 pm [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/16/11

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Tuesday, August 16th, 2011… Classic Film: Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton) New York Public Library For The Performing Arts (111 Amsterdam, between 64th & 65th) 2:30 pm FREE Socrates Cafe: Philosophical Discussion On Humanism & Basic Philosophical Questions New York Society For [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/13/11

Extra-long listing of free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Saturday, August 13th, 2011… Basic Canoeing The Harlem Meer, Central Park 11:00 am to 3:00 pm FREE Amsterdam Houses Family Day Bennerson Park (West 64th, between Amsterdam & West End) 12:00 – 7:00 pm FREE Summer On The Hudson: PlayDate With Kae Burke Of [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/6/11

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Saturday, August 6th, 2011… Meet The Artist Saturdays: Tres Leches David Rubenstein Atrium (Broadway, between 62nd & 63rd) 11:00 am FREE Lincoln Center Out Of Doors: La Casita Hearst Plaza, Lincoln Center 12:00 pm FREE Hiro Sake Tasting Hosted By Genesis Beverages @ Columbus Avenue Wines & [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/5/11

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Friday, August 5th, 2011… Classic Film: A Star Is Born (1954, Judy Garland, James Mason) Walter Reade Theater @ Film Society Of Lincoln Center (W. 65th, between Ams. & Bway) 2:15 pm $9 – $13 Wine Tasting: Metro Wine Selections With Aikaterini Drougos 67 Wine (179 Columbus, [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/3/11

I’ve been doing this for a while now, and this is definitely the best “Free & Cheap” list yet. There’s not a single thing that I wouldn’t consider doing — makes me appreciate the neighborhood and wish there was more time in the day. Free and cheap Upper West Side events on Wednesday, August 3rd, [...]