Saturday, May 12 & Sunday, May 13: Mother’s Day, Holi, Bang on a Can + 75 More

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Today’s Events—Saturday, May 12

Spring 2018 NYC Bike Jumble
Old Stone House, Brooklyn

2018 BUST Craftacular—Crafting Classes + Marketplace
Industry City, Brooklyn

2018 NYC Holi Hai Spring Color Festival with Powder Toss & Performances
Governors Island, Governors Island

2018 A Current Affair Pop Up Vintage Marketplace (Through Sunday, May 13)
Industry City, Brooklyn

Free Printmaking Workshop
Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library Branch, Brooklyn

Find Gifts for Mom (and You!) at the 2018 Boden NYC Sample Sale
Metropolitan Pavilion, Manhattan

Healing Plants & Crystals Market
Catland, Brooklyn

Hester Street Fair’s Dog Day with Adoptables, Pet Portraits & Michelin Star-Worthy Doggy Dinners
Hester Street Fair, Manhattan

Rooftop Mother's Day Weekend Brunch with Unlimited Mimosas

2018 Mother's Day Vegan Shop Up
Pine Box Rock Shop, Brooklyn

Mother's Day Weekend NYC Dessert Tour

2018 Ecological City Procession

A Blend of Traditional Mexican and West African Dance at Alvin Ailey

2018 LIC Flea & Food Opening Weekend (Through Sunday, May 13)

Planning Long-Distance Hikes in the Catskills
Brooklyn Brainery, Brooklyn

Podcast Silent Disco
Bohemian Hall, Queens

2018 IPK Print Fest
Institute for Public Knowledge, Manhattan

FAD Market: Mother’s Day Pop-Up (Through Sunday, May 13)
City Point, Brooklyn

Cheap NYC Ghost Walking Tours (Saturdays Through December 30)

Tomorrow’s Events—Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13

2018 Bang on a Can Marathon Concert

CycloFemme 2018 Rides Around the City + Free Citi Bikes

Free Yoga & Live Poetry
Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library Branch, Brooklyn

Celebrate Mother's Day with Makeovers, Massages & Cereal Bar

All-You-Can-Eat Cereal, Breakfast Tacos & Throwback Cartoons

Mother's Day NYC Scavenger Hunt

2018 Tiki Disco Summer Season Opener Party
The Well, Brooklyn

Ballet Hispánico 2018 Mother's Day Contemporary Latin Dance Celebration

Celebrate Native Peoples + Learn More About Climate Justice at 'Signal' Subway Art Rededication Ceremony

NYC 'Mass Meeting' Watch Party & Activist Potluck
Brooklyn Center for Sacred Activism, Brooklyn

Death by Audio Arcade x Dreamhouse Launch Party

2018 BKLYN Designs (Through Sunday, May 13)
Brooklyn Expo Center, Brooklyn

2018 Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival (Through Sunday, May 13)

'Art in the Open: Fifty Years of Public Art in New York' (Through Sunday, May 13)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

Open Engagement 2018 — SUSTAINABILITY (Through Sunday, May 13)

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Ending Today

Edible Cotton Candy Forest, Giant Ball Pit, Prizes & Drinks (Through Saturday, May 12)
City Point, Brooklyn

'The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat' + Director Q&A (Through Saturday, May 12)
IFC Center, Manhattan

2018 Mother's Day Film Screenings at Nitehawk (Through Saturday, May 12)
Nitehawk Cinema, Brooklyn

Ongoing

See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events

NYC Slavery & Underground Railroad Tours (Through Wednesday, May 30)

31-Foot Chihuly 'Rose Crystal Tower' Rises in Union Square (Through October 2018)
Union Square Park, Manhattan

'Beyond Suffrage: A Century of New York Women in Politics' (Through Sunday, July 22)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

Greenwich Village Haunted Walking Tours (Through Sunday, December 30)

Free Admission to Museum of the City of New York (Through Saturday, June 30)

'King in New York' Explores Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Connection to NYC (Through Friday, June 1)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

'You Say You Want a Revolution': Counterculture in the '60s (Through Saturday, September 1)
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Manhattan

Boozy History of Brunch + 3 Drinks (Through Sunday, May 19)

2018 New Museum Triennial (Through Sunday, May 27)
New Museum, Manhattan

'David Bowie is': An Immersive Look at the Artist's Evolution Through the Decades (Through Sunday, July 15)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

See the Iconic Painting of a Pitchfork-Wielding Farmer & Other Works of Grant Wood (Through Sunday, June 10)
Whitney Museum of American Art, Manhattan

Hilarious History of Drinking Paired with 3 Cocktails (Through Monday, May 14)

'Shared Sacred Sites' Traces the Shared Histories of Christianity, Islam & Judaism (Through Saturday, June 30)
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Manhattan

2018 Morbid Anatomy Residency at Green-Wood (Through Sunday, June 24)
Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn

Insta-Worthy Egg-Themed Pop-Up Installation with Themed Rooms (Through Monday, May 21)

Kinetic Wheat Field Installation Waves as You Move (Through Friday, June 1)

Site-Specific Kiki Smith Exhibit at Eldridge (Through Wednesday, October 10)
Museum at Eldridge Street, Manhattan

'Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985' (Through Sunday, July 22)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

'The Golden Girls Live' Parody (Through Sunday, June 3)

1/2 Price Central Park Bike Tours (Through December 2018)

Haunting Huma Bhabha Installation on the Rooftop of the Met (Through Sunday, October 28)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

High Line Art Installation Examines Art & Public Space (Through March 2019)
The High Line, Manhattan

Save $5.75 on Movie Tickets

LEGO Sculptures & Mosaics (Through Saturday, August 4)
Scandinavia House, Manhattan

'Prelude to The Shed'—Free Performances from Azealia Banks, ABRA & More

Governors Island is Open for Summer 2018
Governors Island, Governors Island

'A Different Picture: Women Filmmakers in the New Hollywood Era, 1967-1980' (Through Sunday, May 20)
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn

2018 Spring Broadway Bites Food Stalls (Through Friday, June 15)
Greeley Square Park, Manhattan

Meryl Meister's LES '70s & '80s Photos (Through Sunday, June 3)

2018 Mad. Sq. Eats Food Pop-Up (Through Friday, June 1)
23rd St. & Broadway, Manhattan

'Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination' (Through Monday, October 8)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan

2018 La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival (Through Sunday, June 3)

'Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color' (Through Sunday, January 13)
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Manhattan

2018 NYC Wildflower Week with Special Tours & Talks (Through Sunday, May 20)

2018 NYCxDESIGN (Through Wednesday, May 23)

Wes Anderson Retrospective (Through Sunday, May 27)
Syndicated, Brooklyn

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