May to June Free Guide to the City ☀️🗽🆓

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 The days are long, the nights are warm, it's time to get out and explore the city. HEre' our guide to exploring the city the next month without dropping a dime.  From market openings to concerts we've got you covered.

May 21st

Fiesta De Lanzamiento (1320 East 40th street, Brooklyn @ 6 PM)

copacabananyc #Repost @mdutzer ・・・ Showtime 7 PM tonight at the Copacabana MGNYA2019

Accompanied by a full band and instruments ranging from the guitar to the classic guiro, musician and performer Hector Manuel will be holding a live performance in the city. The Fiesta De Lanzamiento is a sonic celebration of traditional salsa sounds, delivered with Hector’s personal flair at the Copacabana in Times Square. There are upgraded VIP packages including meet and greets available with purchase as well.


May 22nd

DDB Spring Market 2019 (979 Third Avenue, Manhattan @ 10 AM)

crans_baldwin Looking forward to the #springmarket @danddbuilding this Wednesday, May 22nd. Come find me to see brand new designs from top designers including @nobilis_usa @delecuona @mayaromanoff @clarencehousetextiles @taffardfabrics #luxuryinteriordesign #interiordesign #interior #designlife #instadesign #textiles #homedecor #interior_design #fabrics #wallpaper #fairfieldcountyinteriordesign #ctinteriordesign #hamptonsinteriors #westchesterinteriordesign #nycinteriordesign


The Design Confidential presented by Vanguards and Visionaries is a collection of events all focused on the advancement of individual and business practices. Guests can sit in on and listen to 3 keynotes, 19 different events and 4 cocktail receptions. Topics such as business evolution, innovation in design, designer Q and A and networking tips are just some on the list.


May 25th

Bronx Night Market (1 Fordham Plaza, The Bronx @ 4 PM)

bronxnightmarket MAY 25th | 4-10 PM | FORDHAM PLAZA | FOOD | DRINK | MERCH | MUSIC | COMMUNITY . . A R E Y O U R E A D Y ????? . . . . #foodforlove #foodiefeature #yummy #bxnightmarket #nightout #datenight #foodgasm #eeeeeats #eatinggood #nyceats #delicious #craftbeer #drinkspecial #friedchicken

After attracting approximately 80,000 visitors in its debut run, the Bronx Night Market is returning with a line-up of artisanal drinks and food. There highlight of their festival is the inclusion of flavors and vendors unique to the community as well known names in cuisine. There will be nearly 40 different vendors present, showcasing up and coming food concepts as well as new menu items.


May 26th

CBD Festival (Hester St and Essex St, Manhattan @ 11 AM)

hesterstreetfair 🍰🍬This Sunday! 🍪🎂 Have a taste of @eatbychloe @feelzbychloe's signature sweets and treats, CBD-infused drinks, push pops, baked goods, and more at our inaugural Hester Street Fair #CBDFestivalNYC 💚🍩 25 Essex Street 🍪 Sunday 10/14 🍭 11am-6pm 🍫 📸: @lesliekirch 💚C u there! #CBDnyc 💚

Hester Street’s festivals have a reputation for size, quality and vibes. For the second time, Hester Street Fair is presenting their CBD festival! The vendors participating will be showcasing and selling goods such as creams, lotions, candies, beverages, ice creams, oils, other desserts and foods. The purpose of this event is also educational, with certain products on sale aimed at harvesting the medicinal properties of CBD.

May 28th

Brooklyn Career Fair (228 Duffield St, Brooklyn @ 11 AM)

nationalcareerfairsevents Brooklyn Career Fair - May 28, 2019. We have a #JobFair in your town soon. ✔️ Register for free here http://bit.ly/2Q7toE1 to find a job. Employers, if you’re hiring, call us at 877-561-5627 #Brooklyn #Jobs 👇Share and tag a friend that is looking for a new job.👇

Curious about a new professional adventure? The Brooklyn Career Fair, hosted by the National Career Fairs company, is inviting individuals looking for a new career to arrive in their best attire. There will be a culmination of businesses and companies looking to hire qualified applicants at the event, giving people an opportunity to shine in person. It is necessary to bring a resume and best attitude!

May 30th

NYC Get Social Networking Event (Location released upon RSVP @ 6:30 PM)

eventsynyc Another great evening at NYC's hotspot the Sky Room for Eventsy's Monthly Professionals Networking Happy Hour! #eventsy #eventsynyc #nycsocialevents #newyorkevents #skyroom #networking #youngprofessionals #happyhour #nyc

If you’re an independent business professional, a new business or an entrepreneur trying to figure out your next venture, the NYC Networking Event might stimulate your mind and help you progress. The no pressure event invites curious and social professionals to connect in a casual setting to exchange thoughts, advice, experiences and business cards. Utilize this night to expand contacts, meet new friends and possible clients. There will also be a full food and drink menu available to purchase from.


May 31st

East Harlem Nights (237 East 104th Street, Manhattan @ 6 PM)

buylocaleastharlem Our #WarmUpToEatup event - East Harlem Nights has been rescheduled to May 31st. Please repost so our friends dont't show up in the rain. @citi @unionsettlement @nycsmallbiz @eastharlemworkingtogether #free #festival #EastHarlemBuyLocal #buylocaleastharlem #eastharlem #ElBarrio #salsa #freeevents #freesalsa. Signup for the event eastharlemnights.eventbrite.com


Rain or shine, the local jewels of El Barrio with be participating in the East Harlem Nights event. Live music, dance, art, and food vendors will collectively work to highlight the culture and diversity of East Harlem. If you’re interested in experiencing the complex cultural hotspot and what it offers the 5 senses, the event is the best opportunity to do so.

Art As Inspiration For Wellness (209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn @ 11 AM)

thebrieflynyc Manhattan is like Beverly Hills. And the soul of New York has moved to Brooklyn, where everything new and exciting seems to be. - Alec Baldwin #thebriefly -- #nyc #newyork #nyc #newyorkcity #nycityworld #nycgo #nyc_highlights #ignyc #imagesofnyc #nycstreets #manhattannight #nycskyline #nycbuilding #nycviews #explorenyc #nycplus #lovenyc #nyny #streetart #nycblogger #brooklyn #downtownbrooklyn #brooklynboroughhall

The Art Inspiration For Wellness event seeks to stimulate mental clarity, peace, and progress through creative work. Scheduled programming includes free yoga classes teaching conditioning, an open art gallery and amazing performances from musicians and poets centered on mental health and awareness.


June 1st

Stargazing In Brooklyn Bridge Park (Old Fulton and Furman Street, Brooklyn @ 7 PM)

interruss Bill Nye #stargazinginbrooklynbridgepark

The stars are free but often overlooked in a bustling city such as New York. In an effort to inform and enchant, the Stargazing In Brooklyn Bridge Park event is offering city-goers a rare chance to delve into space, the stars and the magic of the cosmos. Highlights of the event include a chance to use a telescope under the guidance of associates to view Jupiter and the Moon, as well as a screening of “Deep Field: The Impossible Magnitude Of Our Universe,” an astrophysics discussion and panel with the film’s creators.

Sesame Street Road Trip (679 Riverside Drive, Manhattan @ 10 AM)

sesamestreet The best days on Sesame Street? When @whoopigoldberg stops by, of course! #Sesame50 Photo: Richard Termine


The classic childhood television show is hitting the road! The Sesame Street Road Trip is dedicated to building memories and bringing joy to the neighborhood with their traveling experience. Visitors will be able to take part in a giant maze, a treasure dig, photo opportunities, sweepstakes, cookies and milk station and the other interactive games and entertainment provided.


June 2nd

YES Block Party (2 Wyckoff Avenue, Brooklyn @ 12 PM)

themarketsisters 🌞🌞🌞 We are back at it.. . Up Next !! . . @houseofyesnyc Y E S BLOCK PARTY Sunday, June 2 With @soulsummitmusic in the House! . We have very limited vendor space for this one! . . Temporary Street Vending License is required. If you have one and would like to apply please email marketsisters@gmail.com . . #yesblockparty #houseofyesnyc #themarketsisters #soulsummitmusic

The block party is a classic staple in New York’s summer culture, but the House Of Yes is taking it up a notch. There block party will include live circus performance and painting, an artisan market with vendors selling food and drinks, face painting and glitter beauty painting. The jams playing throughout the vent will include house music, soul and disco!

Bushwick Salsa! Dancing Under The Brooklyn Stars (140 Stewart Ave, Brooklyn @ 4 PM)

Brooklyn Mirage is bringing music to the community free of charge. In a rare celebration of culture, Tito Puente Jr. and the New York Salsa Band will lead the night along with Soundboy Cartagena and Dj Woody, providing a vibrant mixture of classic sounds and modernity. There will also be a food and drink menu with delicious items for purchase.


June 6th

LGBTQ Family Pride (212 West 83rd Street, New York @ 5:30 PM)

The Children’s Museum Of Manhattan is celebrating unity, family and fun with the LGTBQ Family Pride Day. The museum has created a comfortable, inviting, and exciting environment on all 5 of their floors, utilizing each to host activities programming for kids and adults alike. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and other queer families are welcome and encouraged to visit the event along with children.


June 8th

Hare Krishna Festival (5th Ave & 45th Street, Manhattan @ 11 AM)

vrindavan.krishna . . . . हरे कृष्ण हरे कृष्ण कृष्ण कृष्ण हरे हरे हरे राम हरे राम राम राम हरे हरे ・・・ #krishna #harekrishna #radhamadhava #haribol #radha #iskcon #vishnu #shiva #radhakrishn #hanumanjayanti #murlidhar #mahakal #radhakrishna #god #madhava #hanuman #prabhupada #krishnaconsciousness #gaurgopaldas #chaitanyamahaprabhu #lordkrishna #kanudo #krsna #gopala #shriradhe #radharani #radheradhe #rukmani #dwarka Hare Krishna #vrindavankrishna

The 44th Annual Hare Krishna Parade is returning to Washington Square Park next month. The highlight of the parade will include a lengthley procession of performers and vocalists making their way along the Chariots of the Lord and descending 5th Avenue with dance numbers and classic rhythmic Kirtan.


June 9th

Queer Art Pride Fair (466 Grand Street, Manhattan @ 7 PM)

eamesarmstrong A smol painted doodle, gazing at the hole

Calling all in love with art, innovation and good vibes. The first ever Queer Art Pride Fair is taking place and the more in attendance, the merrier. The fest is set to have 100’s of art pieces for sale, including watercolors, illustrations, novels, zines, books in print, prints and poetry. There will be over 30 LGTBQ artists in attendance showcasing artwork and items for sale. There will also be food and drink vendors and a DJ throghout the duration of the event.


June 14th

Climate Change Tech Expo (2840 West 12th Street, Brooklyn @ 10 AM)

earthsavingsensibilisation Did you know that one million species of animals are threatened of disappearing right NOW ? #theyaredying #wearedying #climatechange #earth #fridaysforfuture #animals

The future of the planet is the number one focal point for Climate Change to Climate Action: The Climate Change Tech Expo event centered on environmental. Their programming informs viewers on stronger green initiatives, guidelines for active participation in greener everyday habits and what part technology plays on the forefront of climate change today. The line-up will include over 30 booths, presentations from students and field professionals, demons, live performances, giveaways and prizes.


June 15th

Pride Family Fun

14streety “Do something nice for yourself today. Find some quiet, sit in stillness, breathe. Put your problems on pause. You deserve a break.” — Akiroq Brost. Next Saturday, Feb. 9, 3:00 — 6:00 PM, take a break and spend quality time with your loved ones at 14Y’s Pause/Play: Family Fit Day. Enjoy face-painting, swimming, yoga, dance aerobics, a bounce house/obstacle course, and so much more! Affordable prices and FREE FOR MEMBERS. You deserve a break: 14StreetY.org/PausePlay

Imagine a sunny rooftop, good vibes, and family fun! The Pride Family Fun event is dedicated to LGTBQ families and pride. The programming for the day includes face painting, arts and crafts, snacks and refreshments. The most exciting part of the day will be the Youth Pride March, celebrating life and freedom.


June 16th

Smorgasburg Jerk Festival (Breeze Hill, Brooklyn @ 11 AM)

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Calling all spice lovers, there’s a flavor fest happening and it’s showcasing the taste of the Caribbean. The Smorgasburg Jerk Festival located in Flatbush Brooklyn will have include vendors who hail from the lands of Trinidad, Barbados, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and Guyana. While enjoying live music, visitors can float from one tent to the next to experience the best spice rubs, grilled meats, smoked dishes, and stews.

Eggrolls, Egg Creams And Empanadas (12 Eldridge Street, Manhattan @ 12 PM)

The most beloved event thrown by the Museum At Eldridge Street is returning with their culturally explosive program. There is nothing tyipcal about the Eggrolls, Egg Creams And Empandas block party. The mixture of Chinese Opera, acrobats, Klezmer musical performances, mambo, al fresco mah jongg, Jewish scribal arts, Puerto Rican lace making, tea ceremonies and more guarantee visitors will be captivated in one or more ways. There will also be other food, drink and entertainment vendors. 

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