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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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Club Free Time is your perfect guide to Free Entertainment and Free Culture in the City That Never Sleeps.

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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;
start taking advantage of
free events to go to,
free things to do in NYC

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A Festivus of Festivals in January

Gail Wein
January 07, 2015

January in New York City brings thousands of industry insiders from all over for a string of annual conferences. With them come performers, looking to get noticed and get booked at venues all over the country.

There’s the Association of Performing Arts Presenters, International Society for the Performing Arts, and Chamber Music America, all of which happen every year in New York in January. At each conference, exhibits and showcases are only for registrants, but keep an eye out for these artists popping up around town, in performances that are open to the public.

Consequently, January is a month of festivals in New York. There’s the Prototype Festival (January 8-17, at several locations including La MaMa, HERE and St. Ann’s Warehouse), an indie and edgy showing of opera theater and music theater. Nearly all of the productions are recent, and three are world premieres. Highlights include The Scarlet Ibis, a Southern Gothic opera with puppetry at HERE, and Aging Magician, by Paolo Prestini, Rinde Eckert and Julian Crouch at Park Avenue Armory. You can purchase single tickets or a festival pass through the festival’s website, or at the box office at each performance.

The annual storm of performances known as Winter JazzFest NYC happens January 8-10 at several venues in and around Greenwich Village. There are two marathon concerts that will have you roaming from club to club, enjoying performers like Dave Douglas Quintet, Oliver Lake Organ Quartet, So Percussion, Uri Caine, the Lounge Lizards and about 100 more. One-day and weekend passes are on sale via the festival’s website, or at the door of any of the venues.

If you’re ready for more after JazzFest, then head on to Webster Hall (125 E. 11th Street) on January 11 for globalFEST. World music aficionados will love this packed lineup of performing artists from Brazil, Nairobi, Columbia, Texas, and many places in between. One admission gives access to 12 acts on three simultaneous stages over five hours.

On January 18 and 21, the Budapest Festival Orchestra performs at Avery Fisher Hall, with Iván Fischer conducting. Though these two concerts aren’t part of a festival (I couldn’t resist including it here – Festival is part of the group’s name, after all), they will be spectacular performances that you won’t want to miss.

These January festivals will propel you into February, when the height of the season begins. It’ll be a cinch to keep your New Year’s resolution to go to more concerts. See you at the concert hall!

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Musical | Broadway Cast in a Moving Story

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