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Cheap$kate: FREE events in NYC this weekend

Betsey Johnson and her daughter, Lulu Johnson

Betsey Johnson and her daughter, Lulu Johnson Credit: Betsey Johnson and her daughter, Lulu Johnson (Getty Images)

Betsey and Lulu Johnson meet and greet
Cartwheel on over to the NBC Experience Store in Rockefeller Center tomorrow to meet fashion maven Betsey Johnson and daughter Lulu, who will be meeting and greeting fans to promote the new docu-series on the Style network, “XOX, Betsey Johnson,” which provides a glimpse into the eclectic life and style of the New York-based designer. On second thought, you should probably just stick to walking, but maybe if you’re lucky, Betsey will show off one of her famous cartwheels. (Friday, 3-4 p.m., FREE, NBC Experience Store, Rockefeller Plaza and
W. 49th St., btw Fifth and Sixth aves., 212-664-3700,


Grand Centennial Parade of Trains
Ride your way on down to Grand Central this weekend to take a gander at historic trains from across the country at the “Grand Centennial Parade of Trains.” The FREE, family-friendly event will feature historic train cars and the latest in railroad technology alongside Grand Central’s first model train show, “Railroadiana,” collectibles, and train-related retailers and exhibits set up in Vanderbilt Hall. (Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., FREE, Grand Central Terminal, 89 E. 42nd St.,

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