Free movies and other events coming up this week around NYC

Photo via Sunset Park on Wikipedia

A Summer Movie Under The Stars

Wednesday, July 31 at 6:00pm — Long Meadow South Slope — Brooklyn, NY 11215

Find out more:

Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Prospect Park Alliance present A Summer Movie Under the Stars in partnership with Brooklyn’s Nitehawk Cinema. Join us for this popular summer series of free movies on Prospect Park's scenic Long Meadow, preceded by live entertainment, three consecutive Wednesday evenings starting July 17, with a rain date of August 1. Entertainment begins at 7 pm, followed by the movie screening at dusk.

NY Housing Fair 2019

Wednesday, July 31 at 5:00pm — 401 W 14th St West Village — 401 West 14th Street Meatpacking, New York, NY 10014

Find out more:

Come join us at NYC's annual housing fair! We'll have a selection of some of NYC's finest real estate companies from across the city showing you their inventory and services. Come along to... Browse through some of NYC's most exciting new real estate companies, the co-living providers. Meet with brokers from across the 5 boroughs, Get introduced to new buildings that you might not be aware of, See a wide variety of properties in one go, from luxury to more affordable, Meet potential roommates at our in-event Speed Roommating mixer, Hear from prominent voices in the real estate industry in our pre-event speaker session, Explore a select group of ancillary services that can help with relocation, furniture, storage and more Find out more about Breaking Ground, our non-profit partner, who do amazing work helping the homeless in NYC. Enjoy complimentary snacks, swag and refreshments - after all, looking for a home should be fun! The first 1000 tickets are free so get yours early! We suggest making a donation to our non-profit partner Breaking Ground by selecting a donation ticket. Find out more about their work here. If you would like to host a vendor table at the event, please contact How to get there: Nearest subway is 14th Street Station on the A, C, E or the 8th Av station on the L

Hidden Colors 5 Film Screening

Friday, August 2 at 7:00pm — SVA Theatre Chelsea — 333 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011

Find out more:

The latest and final installment of the critically acclaimed Black history documentary series Hidden Colors is screening at the SVA in NYC.

NYAfair Vip Artist Reception, Tribeca’s Contemporary Art Fair NYA

Thursday, August 1 at 6:00pm — NYA art center | Tribeca — 7 Franklin Place (Tri Be Ca), New York, NY 10013

Find out more:

VIP Preview reception, NYAFAIR, Tribeca’s contemporary art fair. August 1 2019 (6-9pm)

NYSoM Summer Movie Series: Aquaman

Tuesday, July 30 at 6:00pm — Hecksher Community Garden Bushwick and Williamsburg — 134 Scholes Street, Brooklyn, NY 11206

Find out more:

Summer 2019 will ring in NYSoM first ever Summer Movie Series. NYSoM will be presenting outdoor movie screenings throughout NYC starting on Tuesday July 30 when NYSoM presents Aquaman @ Scholes St Community Garden located on 134 Scholes St between Manhattan & Graham Ave in Williamsburg Aquaman starring Jason Momoa & Amber Heard is the story of Aquaman learning he's the heir to the throne of Atlantis and trying to save the world from an attack from his evil half-brother Ocean Master. The garden opens @ 6pm and the movie begins @ sundown. Come early for best seating and activities. FAQ Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No! Seating and entry is first come first served. If event is at capacity we will have to turn people away

Official Dominican Day Parade 2019 Launch Reception

Thursday, August 1 at 6:00pm — United Palace Hudson Heights — 4140 Broadway, New York, NY 10033

Find out more:

Conception Art Show

Thursday, August 1 at 5:00pm — M1-5 Lounge Tribeca — 52 Walker Street, New York, NY 10013

Find out more:

You are invited to attend Conception Art Show. A "pop-up" event presenting the work of 40 local artists

Ghana Fest NY 2019

Saturday, August 3 at 12:00pm — Crotona Park Tremont — 1720 Fulton Avenue, The Bronx, NY 10457

Find out more:

On August 3, 2019 from 12-6pm, New Yorkers and visitors to the city alike will converge at Crotona Park, Bronx to attend the 10th Annual Ghana Fest-NY, a display of Ghanaian culture and heritage. In honor of the passage by the United States Congress of Act H.R.1242 – 400 Years of African-American Experience Act marking the arrival of the first enslaved Africans to the United States, the National Ghana Parade Council will mark the 4th centenary since the Middle Passage with an open-air display of remembrance and celebration Ghanaian culture and tradition. Email: Phone: 718-708-1086 | 914-338-9361 Website:

Open House/Open Studios: Summer 2019 Artists

Thursday, August 1 at 6:00pm — BRIC House Boerum Hill — 647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Find out more:

Celebrate the summer with BRIC and our summer 2019 artists-in-residence!

Rooftop Films | Yes, God, Yes

Wednesday, July 31 at 7:00pm — The William Vale Williamsburg — 111 N 12th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249

Find out more:

Sixteen-year-old Alice was a good Catholic until an innocent AOL chat turned racy and she discovered masturbation. Date: Wednesday, July 31st Venue: The William Vale (Vale Park) Address: 111 N 12th Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn 7:00 PM: Doors Open 7:45 PM: Live Music 8:30 PM: Film Begins 10:30 PM: Q&A 10:45 PM: After-Party

Hudson River Flicks — Iconic NYC Films

Wednesday, July 31 at 8:30pm — Pier 63 at Hudson River Park Chelsea — 353 West Street, New York, NY 10011

Find out more:

Nothing screams endless summer like an outdoor movie with friends. HRPK presents iconic New York films on our Pier 63 Lawn Bowl. Each movie is set in the magnetic and mythic city you call home. Plus for the first time in NYC — CAN I KICK IT?, produced by SHAOLIN JAZZ is coming to HUDSON RIVERFLICKS. The Warriors and The Last Dragon will be screened and scored (scene-by-scene) with a blend of Hip Hop, Soul, and Funk—mixed live by DJ 2-Tone Jones. The result is a live, remixed soundtrack so bring your friends & a blanket for a truly unique NYC film experience. Films start at 8:30 PM (or dusk). JULY 10 - The Warriors - Can I Kick It? Presented in partnership with Shaolin Jazz JULY 17 - When Harry Met Sally JULY 24 - Moonstruck JULY 31 - Do The Right Thing AUGUST 7 - Tootsie AUGUST 14 - The Last Dragon - Can I Kick It? Presented in partnership with Shaolin Jazz AUGUST 21 - Big

AGBC News Episode 59: A Bleecker Street Getaway and Ground-Breaking for the Subway

Urgent: Adopt Mail-in Ballots for New York's Primary Election

AGBC Podcast and Website Advertising Prices Lowered Due to Coronavirus Impact on Small Businesses

AGBC News Episode 58: Special Edition — The Coronavirus Hits The City

Department of Health Closes Restaurants in Queens and Manhattan

Restaurant Closures This Week