Here are some fun things to do:
Dance Africa Bazaar at BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music)
This event includes a free outdoor bazaar with vendors that are selling food, clothing, jewelry, etc. Dance performances inside BAM start at $7.50.
Governors Island Family Festival
This Saturday marks the opening day for Governors Island. The family festival is a free event. See this flyer for more details. Plus, the ferry ride to the island is also, free.
Lower East Side Festival of the Arts
The LES Festival of the Arts will take place this weekend, starting on Friday. The festival will include theater, poetry, visual arts and a street fair.
Holiday Monday at the Queens Museum of Art
Have a free and fun day off from school on Monday and visit the museum. Admission is free all day and you can save even more by bringing your own lunch from home.
Hope this helps to give you some new ways to spend Memorial Day Weekend!