Cheap$kate: FREE events in NYC this weekend
'My Yiddishe Chanukah'
Chanukah, oh Chanukah, come light the menorah. Let's have a party, we'll all dance the hora. Yes, it's a catchy tune, but prepare for some better music at this FREE Chanukah concert by the world-renowned National Yiddish Theatre-Folksbiene this Sunday. "My Yiddishe Chanukah" will combine traditional holiday melodies beneath the holiday light display of the World Financial Center's Winter Garden. Oh, and you're totally welcome for getting that song stuck in your head. (Sunday, noon, FREE, World Financial Center Winter Garden, 220 Vesey St., artsbrook field.com)
Scharffen Berger Chocolate and Le Pain Quotidien Holiday Event
It's time to get in that holiday spirit! Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker and Le Pain Quotidien are partnering on a special holiday event Thursday to inundate you with all the chocolate you can handle. Head over to the Chelsea Triangle to enjoy Scharffen Berger's chocolate winter wonderland, complete with a performance by a professional caroling group and plenty of chocolate products. (Thursday, noon-7 p.m., FREE, Chelsea Triangle, W. 14th St. and Ninth Ave., scharffenberger.com)