This is the 41st annual Gay Pride Weekend here in the city, culminating with the parade on Sunday! Look for it to be a particuarly raucous affair if the Marriage Equality bill passes in the Senate!
That’s on our list of What’s Fresh Around Town for the weekend!
1. Free Movie: Spider Man!
“Spider-Man” screens for free tonight at sunset on the flight deck of the Intrepid Museum.
2. Midnight Movies!
If you’re looking for a fun “midnight movie,” both Fight Club and Muppets Treasure Island are playing tonight and tomorrow night. Fight Club is playing at the IFC Center and the Muppets are at Sunshine Cinemas.
3. Free Movie: Iron Man!
Also on Saturday, “Iron Man 2″ screens for free outdoors on Roosevelt Island at Firefighters Field.
4. Meet The Pilots @ The Intrepid!
The Intrepid is hosting a Meet the Pilots event on Saturday. The pilots will be stationed by their aircraft and available to answer questions and share stories of their flight experiences with Museum guests. That’s happening from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
5. Children’s Day at the South Street Seaport!
Saturday is the 10th anniversary free Children’s Day at the South Street Seaport. Join Sesame Street’s Gordon and Elmo as they host the days events that include a full afternoon of entertainment for the whole family. That’s at Pier 17 at the Seaport from noon to 4pm.
6. Muffin Madness!
Sunday is Muffin Madness! The Friends Committee of the Fort Tryon Park Trust invites you to join them for their annual breakfast fundraiser, Muffin Madness (formerly Pancakes in the Park). Enjoy a delicious breakfast with live music and family entertainment in one of Manhattan’s most spectacular spots. That’s at 11am!
7. 41st Annual GLBT Pride March!
Sunday is the 41st Annual GLBT Pride March! The parade starts at 36th street and 5th Avenue at noon. There will also be a street fair for Pridefest on Hudson Street between Abingdon Square and West 14th street.
Also in Sports, the Yankees are playing the Rockies all weekend long.
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