Wednesday Night: Movies Under The Stars — “Cinema Paradiso” On Pier I In Riverside Park

Looks like the weather should be great tomorrow night (Wednesday, 7/11) — high-70s with just a hint of a breeze. That’s should be just about perfect for a free evening screening of Cinema Paradiso on Pier I along the Hudson in Riverside Park South.

Free UWS Tripfilms Short Film Festival Tonight With Two Free Drink Tix For Attendees

Had a brief mention in this morning’s event post about the Tripfilm Film Festival tonight, but I thought it was worth an additional post. Not only is the event free, but you also get two free drink tickets. Go for the booze, stay for the films! In addition, the event takes place at the landmark [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 9/8/11

A baker’s dozen of free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Thursday, September 8th, 2011… Summer On The Hudson Presents Human Chess Soldiers’ & Sailors’ Monument, Riverside Park (Riverside Drive & 89th) 3:00 – 5:00 pm FREE A Practical Guide To Buying a Co-Op, Condo, or House Bloomingdale Branch, New York Public Library (150 [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/31/11

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Wednesday, August 31st, 2011… Film: American Splendor (2003, Paul Giamatti, Hope Davis, Judah Friedlander) Riverside Branch, New York Public Library (127 Amsterdam, betwee, 65th & 66th) 11:00 am FREE Lunch Time Concert In Richard Tucker Park: R & B At A Fish Fry (Yaz Band & The [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/26/11

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Friday, August 26th, 2011… Godiva Chocolate Store Clearance Sale 2325 broadway (between 84th & 85th) 10:00 am – 9:00 pm 25% – 50% off Summer On The Hudson Lunchtime Listen: Columbia University Jazztet West Harlem Piers (Hudson River & 125th) 11:00 am – 1:00 pm FREE Timbuk2 [...]

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 9th Annual Central Park Conservancy Film Festival Opens Tomorrow

Tomorrow marks the start of the the ninth annual Central Park Conservancy Film Festival. The films featured in this year’s festival celebrate great musicians and the best in popular music, with each night showcasing a different musical icon.

Just Beyond The Upper West Side: Outdoor Screening Of “E.T.” In Inwood Tonight

For those of you with Metrocards who are willing to venture out of the Upper West Side, there’s a free outdoor screening of E.T. tonight up in Inwood that I thought was worth mentioning.

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 8/17/11

REMINDER: The discount code for 50% off Mostly Mozart tickets expires at 11:59 pm tonight — click here for more information. Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Wednesday, August 17th, 2011… Lunch Time Concert In Richard Tucker Park: Easterner Passage (Vongku Pak & EastRiver Ensemble) Richard Tucker Park (Broadway & 66th) 12:00 – [...]