So hoping that this weekend doesn’t turn into snowmaggedon I have a couple of events that might actually work out for ya!! and wont empty out your pockets. Don’t forget to check out the Apollo free weekend!!
Enter (at 16th St)
LUVV IT!! and it’s FREE !
BAM Kids Film Festival
Sat, Sun 10am–2:30pm
30 Lafayette Ave (between Ashland Pl and St. Felix St)
Sun Feb 6 11:30am~1pm
Begins at Mott and Hester Sts (917-660-2402, betterchinatown.com).
Celebrating the year of the Rabbit this main event of Chinese New Year is in Manhattan, the parade travels from Little Italy through Chinatown, with marching bands, floats, and lion and dragon dancers twirling the entire way. Before the procession starts, get your fill of cultural performances and demonstrations at Sara Roosevelt Park (Canal St at Forsyth St).
Family Arts Fair
342 Smith St (between Second and Third Sts)
Saturday 12 noon to 5 p.m. &
Sunday 12 noon to 5 p.m.
This event will feature displays of never-before-seen Apollo memorabilia, live performances from past winners of the Apollo’s signature program, Amateur Night, history, Behind-the-scenes tours, dance demonstrations, children’s activities ,special performances and a host of other activities. We are all welcomed to explore the theater and step onto the legendary stage where many of the icons in entertainment have launched their careers….
Please go to website for the list of events and time slots. And remember this is the Apollo…arrive Eaaaarrrlllyyyyy!!!
Free of charge