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I'm a young professional living in Astoria (formerly of Williamsburg, the UES and Murray Hill - I move a lot!). I'm always looking for something fun to do or the best place to grab a drink and dinner at an affordable price around the city. Have a suggestion? Email me at Laura AT 89thandbroke DOT com.

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Free Chocolate Tasting in Grand Central

If you find yourself in Grand Central from 9am – 12pm today, swing by Jacques Torres for a free chocolate tasting and a chance to meet Jacques himself. Thanks for the tip, Ludmila!

Tweet for Treats in Columbus Circle Today

People Magazine has a promotion going on in Columbus Circle today. You can snag free Fruitwater, and this morning, free cupcakes were reportedly being handed out.  Best of all, you can tweet at their vending machines,  you pick one item and get a free moisturizer too, according to reader Ludmila. The vending machine also has Smashbox [...]

Free People’s Pops Today

TableHoppingNY is hooking you up with a FREE fruit ice pop from People’s Pops TODAY only. Locations include 1st Ave and 7th Street (open 2-9pm) and Chelsea Market on 15th and 9th (10am – 9pm).

How to Redeem:

1. Click here

2. Enter your name and email NOW to receive your mobile coupon

3. Head [...]

Free Tickets from Goldstar

Free tickets, anyone? Hop aboard the Comp Train, Goldstar’s popular two-day promotion that features complimentary tickets to tons of fun events throughout the country. For just 48 hours, Goldstar will be offering literally thousands of free tickets to live theater, concerts, dance, comedy and more. And since all you pay is a tiny service fee (the [...]

Free Sandwiches on LES at 100 Montaditos

Swing by Spanish chain 100 Montaditos today according to GrubStreet and you’ll be able to snag a two free thumb-size sandwiches like sausages, sliced cheese, jamon, and hardboiled eggs, between noon and 3pm.

The shop is located on Ludlow between Houston and Stanton. Thanks to Ludmila for [...]

Free Gourmet Pretzels from the Guy Who Invented Cronuts!

Today between 11am-3pm at Madison Square Park, Rita Ora will  introduce the new DKNY MYNY fragrance and hand out free

The new perfume!

samples. What I’m most excited about though is that Cronut maker Dominique Ansel will hand out free heart-shaped pretzels with a raspberry whipped honey butter dipping sauce. Yum! If you make it out to the [...]

Fabulous Freebie! Free Coffee in Astoria!

  This just in from our friends at We Heart Astoria! Caffino on Crescent and 30th   Ave is offering a free single origin drip coffee from 9am – 2pm on Thursday.

Fabulous Freebie! Free Fitness Classes at South Street Seaport!

If you live or work downtown, take advantage of these free morning fitness classes from 7-8am. Starting today through August 29th, the Crunch Gym on John Street will be holding FREE fitness classes on the Front/Row lawn at South Street Seaport (corner of Front and Fulton Streets).

The schedule is as follows:

Mondays: Yoga, Sunrise Salutations Tuesdays: Breakfast [...]

Fabulous Freebie! Free Bagels!

Snag a free bagel in Union Square today until 2pm. Since Union Square is a big place, look for the four big blue dumpsters. Additionally, you’ll score a Nasty Gal gift card. Thanks to Ludmila for the tip!

Fabulous Freebie! Free Pomme Frites!

TableHoppingNY has a deal this week for free fries at Pomme Frites.  Located on 2nd Ave and 7th,  you’ll enjoy Belgian fries with toppings like Vietnamese pineapple mayo, smoked eggplant mayo, drowned in malt vinegar or peanut satay.  How do you get your free fries?  Follow these steps.

First, click here Enter your name and email to receive your [...]

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