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Sat 9/16 + Sun 9/17: San Gennaro, Steuben, Worlds Fair, Photoville, Raptors, & MORE!

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Weekend is packed with great events. Both Saturday and Sunday events listed below!

Our Organizer Team works hard to bring you the best FREE events each day! This email will also show up on our Message Board page so if anyone wants to comment or take the lead on coordinating a group meeting at any of these events that we cannot personally host, feel free to do so! This group is about community, so caring is sharing on days we cannot host an event personally.

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TOP EVENTS FOR SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16TH

8:00am–9:15am     Wildlife Tour: High Line as Habitat Free

Tour the High Line with horticulturist and resident wildlife expert, Maryanne Stubbs.

10:00am-6:00pm Brooklyn Book Festival Free

The Brooklyn Book Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors.

Check Website      World's Fair Nano $

Join us for a whirlwind two-day festival filled with mind-blowing technology, futurist talks, interactive art, live music, food, and more. At Worlds Fair Nano, we believe the future should be fun.

Various Times     San Gennaro Festival Free

Although this is an annual celebration of faith, the Feast of San Gennaro is known the world over for its festive atmosphere, an 11-day event featuring religious processions and colorful parades, free musical entertainment every day, a wide variety of ethnic food delicacies, charming restaurants and cafes and even a world-famous cannoli-eating competition!

11:00am–12:30pm     Wallabout Historic Walking TourFree

On the third Saturday of each month in 2017, the Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership, in collaboration with FGPC hosts a FREE guided walking tour through the historic Wallabout neighborhood north of Myrtle Avenue.

11:00am-6:00pm     Affordable Art Fair NYC Fall 2017 $

Affordable Art Fair NYC is back for its 24th edition in the Big Apple, featuring 67 local, national, and international exhibitors offering an array of contemporary art works from more that 400 artists.

11:00am-4:00pm     Submerge Marine Science Festival Free

A FREE, day-long science extravaganza to celebrate local marine science and to raise awareness about our coastal waters. Enjoy hands-on science activities, catch-and-release fishing, science stage events, kayaking and more! Free

11:45am-10:00pm The Meadows Music and Arts Festival $

As native New Yorkers, we are ever influenced and inspired by the streets of our city. The Meadows features NY street artists who are able to illustrate this urban aesthetic and transport the spirit, beauty, & culture to Citi Field.

12:00pm-7:00pm     Viva La Comida Free/$

The diversity of queens cuisine gets the spotlight at the sixth annual viva la comida street festival.

Check Website      Queens BBQ Smokedown & Brew Fest $

B.Y.O.Bib. Sip on unlimited craft beer tastings while you get down and dirty with an insane amount of the best BBQ you’ll find in the city! The VIP and Full Spread tickets come with a BBQ plate. All come with UNLIMITED BEER!

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12:00pm Breakfast & Photography Gallery Talk Free

Join us for breakfast treats and a gallery talk led by George Malave, Meryl Meisler, and Larry Racioppo, photographers who chronicled Brooklyn from the late 1960s to the present day.

12:00pm-3:00pm      Raptor Fest Free

Join NYC Parks at Raptor Fest hosted by the Urban Park Rangers. The event is free to the public and will include live demonstrations, a raptor viewing area, and education/activity tables. Activities are provided by the Urban Park Rangers; and live birds of prey are provided by Wildlife in Need of Rescue and Rehabilitation.

12:00pm-10:00pm     Photoville Free

NYC’s premier photo destination built from re-purposed shipping containers features photo exhibitions, outdoor installations, talks, workshops, night-time multimedia projections and more.

12:00pm-3:00pm     Steuben Parade Free

Join us on Fifth Avenue and cheer for the marchers from all over the United States, Germany, Austria and Switzerland for the 60th time! Enjoy the colorful music and dance groups, the groups in Karneval costumes and historic Tracht. Celebrate our Grand Marshals, see the many magnificent floats celebrating over three centuries of German-American friendship.

12:00pm–4:00pm     Poseidon's ParadeFree

Poseidon's Parade is a family-friendly celebration of people participating, wearing costumes, making floats, and displaying art while celebrating the boardwalk and Rockaway community.

2:00pm–4:00pm     Cartoon Network Presents.... A Special Screening and Q&AFree

As part of After School Special: The 2017 School of Visual Arts Alumni Film & Animation Festival, we are pleased to present a special free screening and Q&A with SVA alumni animators and artists from Cartoon Network -- the studio behind such hits as Adventure Time, Steven Universe, and Teen Titans Go!

6:30pm–9:30pm      Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse Summer Send Off$50

Join us for the 1st annual Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse Summer Send Off.

7:30pm 20th Anniversary of the Titanic Movie Screening and QA Free

As part of After School Special: The 2017 School of Visual Arts Alumni Film & Animation Festival, we are pleased to present a special free 20th anniversary screening of the Academy Award-winning blockbuster, Titanic (1997), followed by a pre-recorded Q&A with the film’s Oscar-winning sound mixer, Mark Ulano (1975 Film and Video).


TOP EVENTS FOR SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH

Morning    RUN 10 FEED 10 With Women's Health $

The concept was a simple one. RUN a 10K and FEED 10 hungry people in your hometown.

8:00am      Supercar Driving Experience 2017 @ MetLife Stadium $600

Get behind the wheel the worlds best supercars including Ferraris, Lamborghinis, GTR's and more for laps around a specifically-designed autocross racetrack, and explore what these amazing machines are all about.

9:00am-12:00pm Free One Hour Sail Sunday in NY Harbor Free

ONE15 Brooklyn Sailing School offers a one hour free sail on Sundays at 9am and 10:30am.

10:00am-6:00pm Brooklyn Book Festival Free

The Brooklyn Book Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors.

Check Website     World's Fair Nano $

Join us for a whirlwind two-day festival filled with mind-blowing technology, futurist talks, interactive art, live music, food, and more. At Worlds Fair Nano, we believe the future should be fun.

11:00am-6:00pm     Affordable Art Fair NYC Fall 2017 $

Affordable Art Fair NYC is back for its 24th edition in the Big Apple, featuring 67 local, national, and international exhibitors offering an array of contemporary art works from more that 400 artists

Check Website     Queens BBQ Smokedown & Brew Fest $

B.Y.O.Bib. Sip on unlimited craft beer tastings while you get down and dirty with an insane amount of the best BBQ you’ll find in the city! The VIP and Full Spread tickets come with a BBQ plate. All come with UNLIMITED BEER!

Various Times     San Gennaro Festival Free

Although this is an annual celebration of faith, the Feast of San Gennaro is known the world over for its festive atmosphere, an 11-day event featuring religious processions and colorful parades, free musical entertainment every day, a wide variety of ethnic food delicacies, charming restaurants and cafes and even a world-famous cannoli-eating competition!

11:45am-10:00pm     The Meadows Music and Arts Festival $

As native New Yorkers, we are ever influenced and inspired by the streets of our city. The Meadows features NY street artists who are able to illustrate this urban aesthetic and transport the spirit, beauty, & culture to Citi Field.

12:00pm-10:00pm     Photoville Free

NYC’s premier photo destination built from re-purposed shipping containers features photo exhibitions, outdoor installations, talks, workshops, night-time multimedia projections and more.

12:00pm-5:00pm     Adoptapalooza Free

Join the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals for Adoptapalooza, our signature pet adoption extravaganzas! These public events feature wonderful cats, dogs, and sometimes rabbits for adoption from dozens of Alliance Participating Organizations.

2:00pm–4:30pm Yoga, Art, Music & Magic with 10,000 Buddhas and DJ DREZ $45

Join street artist 10,000 Buddhas aka Amanda Giacomini and legendary sound ambassador DJ Drez for a very special yoga, music and art experience at ABC HOME - a rare appearance on the east coast!

3:30pm–5:30pm Joe Klecko Signing New York Jets Legend $50

Come Meet Jets Legend Joe Klecko Sunday September 17th from 3:30-5:30 at Green Knoll Grill in Bridgewater New Jersey.

6:00pm-8:00pm NYC Parks Presents Gertrude Ederle Sings Out! — Musical Show Free

Join NYC Parks and AfterWork Theater, New York City’s one and only recreational theater for adults, for a special presentation of a fully-staged musical show! After ten weeks of learning music and dance with professional directors, choreographers, and music directors, we bring you the cast of Gertrude Ederle Sings Out! This event is free and open to the public. All are welcome!

7:00pm     Ghostbusters 3D Screening and Q&A Free

As part of After School Special: The 2017 School of Visual Arts Alumni Film & Animation Festival, we are pleased to present a special free 3D screening of last year’s hit paranormal comedy, Ghostbusters (2016), followed by a Q&A

8:00pm     Sunday Night Film Club: Jurassic Park $

During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok. Starring Jeff Goldblum and Sam Neill.

8:00pm     The 69th Annual Emmy Awards on CBS: A Free Live Screening Free

As part of After School Special: The 2017 School of Visual Arts Alumni Film & Animation Festival, we are pleased to present a free live screening of The 69th Annual Emmy Awards, hosted by Stephen Colbert and broadcast via CBS on the big screen. Red carpet coverage begins at 7:00PM, and the awards at 8:00PM.

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Loveless Texas is a musical set in Texas oil country during the Great Depression.  With echoes of Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost it tells the story of two brothers who take very different paths after the untimely death of their parents in an oil rig explosion

9/9 54 Sings Little Women Show!

Join us at Feinstein’s/54 Below for a delightful evening featuring the songs of the Jason Howland, Midi Dickstein and Allan Knee’s Broadway musical, Little Women. Click link to find out more info and to get tickets!

9/22 Travel Blogger Summit Global Goals "Green" Gala

Join 100 of the top celebrities, journalists, bloggers and digital media influencers in travel for an epic evening in support of scholarships and grants for youth travel. Click link for more info!

9/30 New York Be the Match Walk+Run (Participate of Volunteer!)

Join the thousands of other participants across the country who are taking part in Be The Match Walk+Run events in their communities, and raising money to support our cause. Click Link for more info on how you can be involved as a volunteer or participant!

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