One Percent for Culture

The One Percent for Culture Calendar of Free Holiday Events


The Holiday Seasons are a time to enjoy family and appreciate the culture around us. New York City is filled with ways to celebrate for free, and One Percent for Culture wants to make sure you know about them.

The One Percent for Culture Calendar is constantly updated to bring you free cultural events in every borough. Each event includes: time, location, and a link for further details. To find our calendar simply click on the link preceding our posts, or scroll to the bottom of our website and select Calendar

Several events are popping up this season, including a few from our Coalition Partners. Remember to check the calendar and follow us on twitter @oneforculture for updates.

Upcoming Events:

Holiday Windows
Barneys, Tiffany & Co, Bergdorf Goodman, Henri Bendel, Macy's, Lord & Taylors, Bloomingdales, and Sak's Fifth Avenue

Annual Tree Lighting Celebrations
Winter's Eve at Lincoln Sq at 5:30PM December 2nd
Bryant Park at 6:00PM December 3rd
Rockefeller Center at 7:00PM December 4th
Madison Square Park at 5PM December 10th
Washington Square Park at 5PM December 10th
West Harlem Piers Park at 6PM December 11th
Carroll Park at 6PM December 13th

Hudson Yards Exhibit
Time Warner Center, 2nd Floor
10AM-9PM December 5th - December 12th

Vintage Subway Swing Party
Subway M Line Queens Plaza - 2nd Avenue
11:30AM - 6PM Sunday, December 8th

Winter Solstice Concert feat Grammy-winning Artists
Brookfield Place Winter Garden
1:00PM Monday, December 9th

Unsilent night
Washington Square Park
7:00PM Saturday, December 14th

Charles Dickens & A Christmas Carol with Neil Gaiman and Molly Oldfield
New York Public Library
2:00PM Sunday, December 15th

New Years Eve

New Years Eve Ball Drop
Times Square
Arrive by 3PM Tuesday, December 31st

Emerald Nuts Midnight Run
Central Park
10PM Tuesday, December 31st
*Free for spectators only

New Years Eve Party Ride
Washington Square Park
10PM Tuesday, December 31st

New Years Eve Fireworks in Prospect Park
Grand Army Plaza
11PM Tuesday, December 31st

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