The To-Do List: Things to do in NYC this weekend, Feb. 21 - 23 (some are free!)

Kimberly Dole
February 20, 2020 - 3:02 pm
Things To-Do List

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- If you're looking to get out of the house, we've got a great weekend events roundup where you can find something for everybody. Whether you're looking to party it up or relax, we've got you covered with the best food, drinks, shows and music the area has to offer.

Jurassic World Live

Your trip to Isla Nubar comes to life in Brooklyn this weekend at the Jurassic World live tour. Come face to face with dinosaurs or join forces with a team of scientists to unravel a corrupt plan and save Jeanie, an all-new dinosaur, from a terrible fate.

Where: Barclays Center, Brooklyn

When: Thursday, Feb. 20 - Sunday, Feb. 23, time varies

Cost: Varies

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New York Toy Fair

Head to the Jacob Javits Center to find the latest and greatest in the toy, game, and youth entertainment world at this year's Toy Fair. Guests can also check out the PopStop, a cutting-edge creativity influenced by artists, pop culture, nostalgia, and more.

Where: Jacob Javits Center

When: Saturday, Feb. 22 - Sunday Feb. 23, 

Cost: Varies

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National Margarita Day

Celebrate National Margarita Day with a bottomless brunch at the Taco Shop. Raise a toast and sip on some of the best margaritas in town with different flavors to choose from.

Where:Taco Shop NYC

When: Saturday, Feb. 22, Doors open at 12 p.m.

Cost: Varies

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Black History Month Trolley Tour

Celebrate Black History Month with just a ride on a state of the art, heated Trolley and take a ride back in time. Visit the grave sites of Madam C.J. Walker, W.C. Handy, Ralph Bunche, Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Canada Lee, Rudolph Fisher and more.

Where: Woodlawn Conservancy, Bronx

When: Sunday, Feb. 23, 1:45 p.m.

Cost: $25 

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Lauryn Hill Live in Concert

The United Palace celebrates their 90th anniversary with a concert featuring the legendary Ms. Lauryn Hill. Hills sultry voice and creative raps have won her mulitple accolades including five Grammy Awards.

Where: United Palace

When: Saturday, Feb. 22, 8 p.m.

Cost: Varies

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Sleepover at the Museum

Spend an unforgettable night a the museum and experience what it's like when the lights go out. The T. rex special exhibition will be open, along with screenings of a 3D film about volcanoes, and a Hayden Planetarium Space Show.

Where: American Museum of Natural History

When: Friday, Feb. 21, 6 p.m.– 9 a.m.

Cost: $150

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NYC Beer Week

Beer Week is back! Head to the opening bash where you can find out what goes into some of your favorite brews. Enjoy a day of fun at this unlimited sampling festival with local and national beers. 

Where: Brooklyn EXPO Center

When: Sat. Feb. 22, 11:30 a.m , - 9:30 p.m.

Cost: $20

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The Socrates Annual

Socrates presents an exhibition of new commissions made by artists awarded ‘The Socrates Annual’ fellowship. Produced on-site in our outdoor studio with artworks that engages the Park’s unique history, landscape, and surrounding community.

Where: Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

When: Thursday, Feb. 20, - Sunday, Feb. 23, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Cost: Free

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Bluescraft Winter Festival

Feeling a little blue?  Then head to the Bluescraft Winter Festival! From blues to country to bluegrass music, the festival features artists fully commited to playing that style of music.

Where: Shrine

When: Saturday, Feb. 22, 7 p.m.

Cost: Free

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Tompkins Square Greenmarket

If you're looking to eat healthy and eat local, the Tompkins Square Greenmarket is for you. Find specialty produce, organic fruit, glass bottled milk and farmstand cheese in the East Village. You can eat fresh when the farm comes directly to you!

Where: Tompkins Square - Ave A and East 7th Street

When: Saturday, Feb. 22, - Sunday, Feb. 23, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost: Free

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