amNY weekend | 7 things to do in New York from March 4 to 6
Friday March 4
Inspiring Walt Disney Animation of French Decorative Arts: This will be the last weekend to experience the French inspiration Walt Disney has drawn from the creation of Disney World due to its March 6 closure. This exhibition explores the various works of animations from the Walt Disney Animation Studios due to Disney’s personal fascination with European art and French motifs in film. The exhibition references European culture through Disney animated films like Cinderella (1950) and rococo-inspired objects in The beauty and the Beast (1991). The exhibition is free with general admission to the Met. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue 82nd Street, NEW YORK.
Chase presents currency conversations: Join Chase x Essence for an evening of real money talk and an engaging line-up of speakers who offer their thoughts on finance. The event is free and starts at 6:30 p.m., but it is best to arrive at 5:30 p.m.. Apollo Theater, 253 West 125th Street.
Saturday March 5
ImNorthern Lights ersives at The Edge: The Edge at Hudson Yards will feature an immersive nighttime display featuring the Northern Lights. The event will take place from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. with four 20-minute shows. The show will be accessible via general admission tickets from Edge. $38 for adults and $33 for children. New York City residents can purchase tickets for $36, and special rates apply to serving and retired U.S. military seniors. Edge, 30 Hudson Yards, New York, NY 10001.
Harriet Women’s History Month Movie: The New York Public Library is hosting a film screening during Women’s History Month to honor the extraordinary life of Harriet Tubman during her escape from slavery and the impact she left on the world. American history. The film starts at 4 p.m. Free. Jerome Park Library, Community Hall224 East 125th Street New York, NY 10035
Comedy Lovers: This show, hosted by actors Drew Anderson and Tim Platt will be a night to dine, drink and laugh all night long. The show is 7:30 to 9 p.m. General admission is $15. Union Hall, 702 Union St. Brooklyn, NY 11215.
Sunday March 6
Container gardening on roofs, terraces and balconies: If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to maintain a rooftop garden, now is the time to grab your tools and get started! Learn technical aspects like irrigation that maintains the soil, proper plants and proper care with instructor Doris Loechle. The workshop will take place from 10.30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tickets are $93 for members and $102 for non-members. Brooklyn Botanical Garden, 990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225.