Best Free Things to Do This Fall in NYC

nycgo.com staff

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The fall season in New York City brings a slew of free events. Across the five boroughs you’ll find holiday parades, literary crawls and celebrations of international cultures, all of which you can enjoy without breaking the bank. We’ve gathered some of our favorite ones below; click on each to find out more. 

Halloween Haunted Walk

Arts & Culture Halloween Haunted Walk

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Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade

Arts & Culture Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade

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Marco Polo Festival

Arts & Culture Marco Polo Festival

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Haunted Lantern Tour

Things to Do Haunted Lantern Tour

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Met Opera Access
Feb
22

Performing Arts Met Opera Access

Enjoy a free view of the Metropolitan Opera House

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Columbus Day Parade
Oct
9

Festivals & Parades Columbus Day Parade

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Open House New York
Oct
14

Attractions Open House New York

Get a glimpse of NYC’s rarely seen spaces with Open House New York’s Weekend.

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Village Halloween Parade
Oct
31

Festivals & Parades Village Halloween Parade

Every year, some 50,000 folks parade up Sixth Avenue—decked out in some of the City's scariest, most inventive and most hilarious costumes.

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Macy's Parade
Nov
23

Festivals & Parades Macy's Parade

A Thanksgiving institution for more than 90 years, this parade is one of the most famous holiday events in the world.

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