Get a glimpse into the renowned Apollo Theater's rich history this weekend.
In celebration of its 75th year, the famed theater is opening its doors for a weekend of film screenings, special performances, a multi-media presentation and a cultural fair featuring various cultural and community organizations, among other events.
Best of all, it's free.
When: 12 p.m.-5 p.m. on Oct. 3 and Oct. 4.
Where: 253 W. 125th Street, New York, NY
What: The program will feature a spate of highlights – performances by some of the stars of the upcoming revival of "Dreamgirls," local rappers paying homage to Apollo greats and more – that you don't want to miss.
The excitement at the Apollo continues into the weekend of Oct. 10 with an architecturally-themed Open House where you can learn all about the theater's construction and renovation – also for free.