THINGS TO DO
Joy As An Act of Resistance Opening Night, OkaySpace, 281 North 7th St – Brooklyn, 6pm – 10pm
View an exhibition based on the artwork for British punk band IDLES’ new album. Free.
Bryant Park Square Dance, Bryant Park, 5pm – 10pm
Come on down for live music, dancing, countrified lawn activities (including cornhole and trick-roping lessons), plus beer and wine and tasty grub curated by Hester Street Fair. Dave Harvey of NYC Barn Dance is coming back to serve as the featured caller, backed by live boot-stomping bands. No partner or experience is necessary. Free.
Bingo!, 125th Street and Marginal Street in West Harlem Piers, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
BYO food and beverages to this all ages, free to enter, B-I-N-G-O night. Music will play as the numbers roll out and each game winner receives a prize. Free.
Bryant Park Fencing, Fifth Avenue Terrace in Bryant Park, Fifth Avenue and 41st Street, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Learn the basics with masters from Manhattan Fencing Center. Participants must be 16 or older to participate. Registration required at manhattanfencing.com . Free.
Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm
Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines at outdoor Reading Rooms. Located both in Herald Square Park and Park East at One Penn Plaza, Reading Rooms are staffed with a coordinator for recommendations. Free.
Tin Foil, Chorizo, 1-800-BAND, Bernadette, Coney Island Baby, 169 Avenue A – East Village, 7:30pm, $10.
Human People (Record Release), Thanks for Coming, Stove, June Gloom, The Glove – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.
Debby Friday, Deli Girls, Skyshaker, Deflector, Wet Male, Hart Bar, 538 Hart St – Brooklyn, 10pm, $10.
Yuka Aikawa, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, 12:30pm, Free.
Cereal Milk Comedy w/ Sam Taggart (Comedy Central), Carmen Lagala (Late Show w/ Stephen Colbert), Adam Wade (18-time Moth StorySlam Champion), Jes Tom (Stand UP NBC Finalist), Friends and Lovers, 641 Classon Ave – Brooklyn, 7:45pm, Free.
Toy Story, Courtney Callender Playground – Harlem, 7pm, Free.
The Greatest Showman, Ferry Point Park – Bronx, 7pm, Free.
Padre Nuestro, Maria Hernandez Park – Brooklyn, 7pm, Free.
Sherlock Gnomes, Naples Playground – Staten Island, 7pm, Free.
Coco, Seaside Wildlife Nature Park – Staten Island, 7pm, Free.
Wonder, Bayside Fields – Queens, 7:15pm, Free.
Open Garden Days: Alice’s Garden at the H.H. Biddle House, H.H. Biddle House in Conference House Park, 70 Satterlee Street – Staten Island, Every day until Dec. 31, 7am – 7pm, Free.
Yoga, Hockey Rink in Little Bay Park – Queens, Every Friday until Oct. 5, 6pm – 7pm, Free.
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