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Free In NYC: Meat Pies & Coffee As Australian Bake Shop Comes To Midtown

Pie Face, the micro bakery cafe that serves pies, pastries , muffins, sandwiches and the unique “Wake Me Up” Coffee! concept, is opening their first non-Aussie location Thursday in Midtown.


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Free In NYC: Food, Drink & Hair Stylings At Bryant Park’s ‘Winter Wonderland’ Event

Just after Tuesday evening’s lighting of the tree and Sarah McLachlan performance, Bryant Park is putting on another show-stopping event Wednesday night.


The Beatles (from Left), Paul McCartney, George Harrison, John Lennon and Ringo Starr hold up their MBE (Bristish Empire Medal) awards at news conference following their investiture on October 26, 1965 at Buckingham Palace in London .(credit: PETER SKINGLEY/AFP/Getty Images)

New Beatles Exhibition At Carnegie Hall To Put Recently Discovered Snapshots On Display

Throughout the month of December, The Beatles: Hidden Gallery, will be on display at Carnegie Hall.


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Starbucks Welcomes Holiday Season With Free Seasonal Coffee Drinks

Starbucks is kicking off the holiday season with more than just red cups – they’re giving away free java. That’s right: Free Starbucks coffee.



Free In NYC: Midtown Steakhouse Holds Complimentary Beer Tasting

If the Grand Central Holiday Fair isn’t enticing enough to have you put off catching that train home from the city – how about free beer?


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Nintendo Brings Free Food & Fun To Times Square For Super Mario’s 3D World Launch Saturday

With life size warp pipes, trampoline coin jumps and a flagpole finale, New Yorkers can step into a Nintendo game Saturday as the Super Mario 3D Land launch event comes to Times Square.


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Thanksgiving Dinner Made Easy With Free Cooking Classes In Midtown

Free classes Monday afternoon in Midtown are looking to make your holiday cooking a bit easier to master with complimentary technique classes from Williams-Sonoma.


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Manhattan Gym Offers Free Halloween Workouts Monday

Don’t be haunted by sugar-induced weight gain this Halloween.


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Peep This! The Best People Watching Spots in New York

People watching is practically a competitive sport in New York. Here are some of the best people watching spots in New York; just remember, bring your camera so you’ll have proof for later.


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Free NYC: New York City for Free

There’s plenty to do in the city that never sleeps for both the insomniac and broke young professional.


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Cheap & Free U.S. Open Events

The best tennis players in the world unite at the USTA National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows Corona Park to play in the U.S. Open until Sept. 11. Here are some of the best events to check out.

CBS New York–08/28/2011

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The 5 Best Free Summer Events In New York City For Families

CBSNewYork has you covered with these summer-long, free events that are fun for the whole family.

CBS New York–08/12/2011

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5 Fun, Free Things To Do In New York City This Summer

Whether you want a free drink, a free class or free entertainment, there’s plenty to do in New York City without having to spend a dime. Check out CBSNewYork’s guide of things to do in the city this summer.

CBS New York–06/17/2011


Free & Cheap Things To Do In NYC This Weekend, May 13-15

Party with models and fashion designers, attend a wellness open house, or show your love for vegetarians at a one of a kind parade this weekend on the cheap.

CBS New York–05/13/2011

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Free Fall Fun In The City

The city offers plenty of free (or almost free) outdoor activities, so get outside and make the most of it with some of these ideas!