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Recent Updates


September 11, 2015

Thinking of moving to the city? Before you do, check out our updated Moving to NYC To-Do List. It will save you time, money and a headache.


August 19, 2015

Fall is right around the corner. A chilly day is the perfect time to visit a NYC museum. We updated our article/list of "suggested donation" museums and added tips on how not to look cheap. You'll be surprised at how much money you could save!


July 11, 2015

Dates for Summer Streets have been announced! For three consecutive Saturdays in August, the city shuts down Park Avenue from the Brooklyn Bridge to Central Park. Don't miss a chance to walk/bike/board where you typically find traffic.


May 16, 2015

Summer's just around the corner which means tons of FREE outdoor activities. Check out our updated articles on free pools, free outdoor movies, free summer concerts and other free summer events.


April 5, 2015

Time to get toned for summer. Check out our updated article on Cheap Yoga.


March 29, 2015

Now that winter is ending it's reign of terror, we've updated our Cheap Gyms and Free Gym Pass articles to get you into shape for swimsuit weather.


February 5, 2015

Restaurant Week is back and starts Feb 16th. Book now and get a 3-course meal at some of the city's best for $38! 


October 10, 2014

The New York City YMCA now offers free 1-day guest passes to their gyms found all around the city. We added a link to our Free NYC Gym Passes list. 


August 30, 2014

The Meredith Vieira Show is premiering at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City on Monday, August 25th! The show will feature celebrity guests, interactive games and human interest stories. Tickets will be free to the public and can be booked by phone by calling 212-664-3056 or online at Individuals can book up to 4 tickets, and group ticketing options are also available.! 



August 20, 2014

Broadway Week is back. Get 2 for 1 tickets to some of Broadway's best shows playing September 1st - 14th. Tickets are on sale now



June 7, 2014

Summer has unnofficially begun and that means we've updated all our summer articles. Find free things to do this summer by checking out our Free Summer Movies, Free Summer Concerts and Free Summer Events articles.We've also added a little more info to the Cheap Broadway with TKTS article. 


April 27, 2014

Spring is in the air which means outdoor activities are back. Check out our updated list of Free Bryant Park activities. We've also updated the Free TV ShowTapings list!

February 12, 2014


Restaurant Week is back! Don't miss out on this chance to get a 3 course meal at some of the city's best restaurants for a fraction of what it would typically cost. 


January 10, 2014


Happy New Year! To help you get a start on those resolutions to get in shape for 2014, we have updated our lists of Free Gym Passes in NYC and Cheap and Free Yoga in NYC


November 22, 2013


Pilates can be a wonderful way to tone your body, but it is expensive! Before investing your hard earned cash in a studio, it is wise to do your due diligence. We updated our list of some of the best Pilates studios in the city that offer free passes, allowing you to see if their studio is a fit for you. We also listed free Pilates times and locations at some NYC Parks and recreation centers. 


October 25, 2013


Let the updates continue! We've updated our articles on the High Line and 101 Ways to Save


October 23, 2013


We've been busy here at Cheap in the City updating a TON of our articles! Check 'em out- Broadway on a Budget; Cars, Parking & Driving; Cheap & Free Eats; Cheap & Free Yoga; NYC Airport Transportation; Gym Memberships; Trips to NYC; Free Bryant Park Activities; Free Ikea Water Taxi; Free Tours; Free TV Show TapingsEnjoy!