FREE & CHEAP NYC - Week starting October 4, 2013
- 10/03/2013 by Angela Church & Maayan Schneider (WBAI)

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Recorded live at Bryant Park, Manhattan

CORN MAZE 
Saturdays & Sundays at the Queens County Farm Museum Through October 27
11 am – 4:30 pm (last ticket sold at 4:30 pm)

Enjoy getting lost in a 3-acre, interactive corn maze. The adventure begins with a Stalk Talk to prepare you for the challenge of finding clues, solving puzzles and making your way out of the maze.
 
To add to the adventure, you can enjoy Maze By Moonlight on Sat. October 5th and 12th when the maze will be open until 9 pm.
ADMISSION:  
ADULTS: $9.00
CHILDREN: $5.00 ages 4-11;  Free for ages 3 & under
GROUPS: Groups of 10 people or more get $1.00 discount off price shown
*NOTE: On Oct. 27 there is an admission to enter farm grounds as these are the days of the County Fair and Fall Festival.  

 

ART, PART 1: ARMCHAIR FESTIVAL
Oct. 3 – Oct. 13 10 am – 10 pm, BRIC House artists studio
647 Fulton St, Brooklyn
FREE Puppet installation, with puppets by  Julian Crouch, Music by Mark Stewart and film media by Ragnar Freidank.
See video below!


ART, PART 2: “NIGHTHAWKS” BROUGHT TO LIFE
Through Oct. 6
A replica of Edward Hopper's 1942 canvas, Nighthawks, can currently be seen on the ground floor of the landmark Flatiron Building. The installation is to go along with the Whitney Museum's exhibition "Hopper Drawing," which displays the American artist's works on paper, along with some of his most famous paintings.
The installation can be seen at 175 Fifth Avenue at Broadway (near 22nd Street), anytime through October 6.


ART, PART 3: ART FOR KIDS
Frock, Paper, Scissors, Shoot!
Sat., Oct. 5, 3:30-5:30 pm, Powerhouse Arena, 37 Main Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY – presented by ART TABLE & Friends

FROCK: Browse and shop unique children’s clothing lines;
PAPER: Reading by local children’s author Louella San-Juan (The Crowded Kingdom) and purchase a personally signed book;
SCISSORS: Craft with ART TABLE and be the first to grab the newly released DIY craft kits;
SHOOT: Capture the spirit of your child on film with photographer Kristina Gibb of PhotoPetit.

 

ENJOY!!

Have suggestions for the coming weeks?
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The Amazing Maize Maze at the Queens County Farm

 


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