Free Things to Do in Brooklyn This Week - January 6-January 13January 6, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
On a budget? Not to worry. City Guide's weekly roundup of free things to do in Brooklyn will keep your entertained without breaking the bank. From catching a free outdoor movie screening to exploring breathtaking Prospect Park, there's something in this weekly roundup for everyone wanting to travel without burning a hole in their wallet.
Free Golden Globe Awards Screening Party - Littlefield
January 06, 2019 - Brooklyn
In anticipation of February's Academy Awards, we're throwing our first Golden Globes Screening Party at littlefield on Sunday, January 6! For you early birds we'll be starting with the E! red carpet coverage at 6pm, leading up to the awards ceremony hosted by Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg projected on the big screen. The Golden Globes may be the low-budget version of the Academy Awards, but we'll still give you a free glass of champagne (with RSVP here) upon your arrival, and littlefield's full bar will have themed-drink specials all night. Hangry? There'll also be food available for purchase from sister restaurant Parklife's in-house taqueria, El Atoradero.
New York Islanders vs. New York Rangers - Barclays Center
January 12, 2019 - Brooklyn
Parm, an acclaimed casual Italian restaurant, is the perfect place to start your Barclays Center experience. Make your dinner reservation for Parm by calling 917.618.6340 or online through RESERVE. For information on individual suites, please call 718.BK.SUITE. LIRR TRAIN TIME APP Download the LIRR Train Time app to get real-time information. Pick your station, check a countdown to your train's arrival and easily search for your destination. Basic train information is available even without cellular service. Download the Metro-North App LIRR SCHEDULE Plan your trip to Barclays Center with a quick search of the schedule online. View Schedule LIRR SCHEDULE UPDATES Before you leave Barclays Center, check our screens in the arena's main concourse for the latest information on LIRR schedules and service alerts. LIRR EXPANDED SERVICE The Long Island Rail Road has enhanced service to make Islanders games in Brooklyn easily accessible for fans from Long Island. View Details For hotel information, please visit New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge. For special rates, check "corporate/promotional code" and then enter W85.
Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza - Prospect Park Alliance
January 12, 2019 - Brooklyn
At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine and explore Brooklyn's favorite park? Established in 1989, the Grand Army Plaza greenmarket is the flagship Brooklyn market. EBT/Food Stamps and WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted year-round. For a full calendar of events and a list of sellers, visit GrowNYC.