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December 8, 2021. Free shows, concerts, movies, tours are New York (NYC) best kept secret! New York City never ceases to amaze you with quantity and quality of its free culture and free entertainment whether it's day or night, weekday or weekend, summer or winter, spring or fall, January or June, May or September. If you are looking for inexpensive things to do and where to go in Manhattan today, tonight, tomorrow, or any other time, or any other day of any week - you came to the right place: just click on any day on the calendar dispayed on the every page of our site and you will see how many events you can attend in Manhattan free of charge on that very day.

New York's cultural scene is at its busiest in October and March (and the same goes for free events, free things to do), but other months of the year still offer incredible amount of high quality, off the beaten path, unique free events, free things to do which will take your breath away! So if you looking for something to do in April or November, December or February, you will find tons of free things to do, free events to go to. (In June, July and August lots of those free events take place outdoors, of course).

So do not wot till tomorrow, start using these unique New York City opportunities today, December 8, 2021!

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Where else but in New York City can you listen to a world-class musician, discuss a book with a famous author, take a part in poetry reading, have a glass of wine at an art exhibition opening, and all that on the same day, and all that free of charge, and all of that on any day of the year, whether it's December or July, April or November!

The trick is to know about those free events, free things to do BEFORE they happen, not after the fact. That's where Club Free Time comes in handy! Become a Club Free Time member and start using these unique New York City (NYC) opportunities today, December 8, 2021!

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Free things to do, free events that take place in the City every day of the year are truly amazing. So if you're looking for something interesting to do today (December 8, 2021) or on any other day of the year don't miss those free-of-charge opportunities that only New York provides! You can find lots of high quality, off the beaten path, unique free events, free things to do which will take your breath away!

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In addition to providing information about free events, free things to do in New York, Club Free Time offers its members complimentary tickets to classical music concerts, dance performances and theater: when a producer wants that special buzz of the 'full house' - Club Free Time members are welcomed for their enthusiasm and sophistication!

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The quality and quantity of
free events,
free things to do
that happen in New York City
every day of the year
is truly amazing.

So don't miss the opportunities
that only New York provides:
stop wondering what to do;
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free events to go to,
free things to do in NYC

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Opening Nights and Rare Reunions

Gail Wein
September 01, 2014

It's one of the busiest times of year for tuxedo rental shops, when the opening gala concerts which herald the beginning of the concert season freckle the calendar. If your invitation to the formal party got lost in the mail, not to worry - you can still attend the concert.

New York Philharmonic opening night is September 16 at Avery Fisher Hall. The program features conductor Alan Gilbert with soloists Renee Fleming, Joshua Bell and Josh Groban performing music from classic Italian cinema.

Carnegie Hall brings in the Berlin Philharmonic for its opening night gala on October 1. Simon Rattle conducts, with soloist Anne-Sophie Mutter in a program of music by Bruch, Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky.

And the Met, oh the Met…. Their opening night performance on September 22 is Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro". If you didn’t buck up for a seat, and aren't one of the lucky ones to score a ticket (free) for a seat at the live screening outside on the plaza at Lincoln Center, you can still enjoy the excitement of the event and the performance at Times Square, where there is a FREE live screening with seats for around 2000. I love going to Times Square to watch the live transmission of the Met's opening night for its crazy juxtaposition of high art and garish neon advertisements. Plus, you have the best vantage to check out the red carpet (via the screening, that is) - last year celeb sighting included basketball star Amar'e Stoudemire, and actors Dana Delany, Patrick Stewart and Brooke Shields.

Even before the big-hall openings, the season gets underway in a lively way early in the month - September 5-7 - with the New York Chamber Music Festival at Symphony Space. Featured performers include soprano Carole Farley, pianists Konstantin Soukhovetski and Pascal Roge, and violinist (and festival founder) Elmira Darvarova. Tickets available at Symphony Space. Across the river in Brooklyn, not to be missed - thought tickets are scarce - is the three-night run featuring composer/performers Steve Reich and Phillip Glass at Brooklyn Academy of Music, September 9-11. The two luminaries of contemporary American music have not shared a stage in over 30 years; these performances will truly be epic. These programs are part of a celebration of Nonesuch Records at BAM, September 9-28. Other concerts in this fest include the Kronos Quartet, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Robert Plant and more. Tickets are available through BAM.

Time to stow your shorts and dust off your concert-going attire…the Season is upon us!

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Musical | Broadway Cast in a Moving Story

Regular Price: $59
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Classical Music | Grammy-Nominated Chorus Performs J.S. Bach

Regular Price: $30
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