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Free Friday: Free Ice Cream, Free Comic Book Day, Free Sichuan tastings from Legend Bar and Restaurant

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Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1) Free Ice Cream 2) Free Comic Book Day 3) Free Sichuan tastings from Legend Bar and Restaurant

Red Tricycle "Ice Cream Truck" Tour to Stop at Make Meaning's UES & UWS LocationsServing up FREE Ice Cream Treats!

FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2012

New York, NY (May 2, 2012) – This week, Red Tricycle (, a digital city guide for parents, launched it's first-ever New York City community and newsletter edition. The San Francisco-based media company, which has built a loyal following on the West Coast, delivering 600,000 pint-sized email newsletters per week to families in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle, Portland and San Diego, is now pedaling to the biggest media sandbox on the East Coast – the Big Apple!

To celebrate the launch of Red Tricycle NY, New York parents and caregivers are encouraged to look out for the "Red Tricycle Party in the Park Tour" to arrive in their neighborhoods. On Friday, May 4th, Red Tricycle's bright red ice cream truck will be parked outside Make Meaning's Upper West Side location (329 Columbus Avenue, between 75th and 76th streets) from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., and at the Upper East Side location (1501 Third Avenue, between 84th and 85th streets) from 4 p.m. – 5 p.m., offering local families the opportunity to indulge in FREE ice cream treats and surprises from Make Meaning.

For additional stops on the tour, make sure to follow Red Tricycle on Twitter @Red_Tricycle for real time updates on the location for each stop!

About Make MeaningMake Meaning is a world class entertainment destination that brings guests of all ages together to have fun and be creative. Make Meaning's unique brand of entertainment is delivered through unexpected and unconventional high quality Creative Experiences that inspires surprises and delights. At Make Meaning, adults and children will experience a sense of freedom and belonging in a world that encourages and empowers them to create, explore, discover, imagine, develop, achieve, connect, share, and most importantly, have fun! Make Meaning has two locations in New York City, in the Upper East Side (1501 Third Avenue, between 84th and 85th streets) and the Upper West Side (329 Columbus Avenue, between 75th and 76th streets). Make Meaning's newest location is located in Scottsdale, Arizona at the Shops at Scottsdale Quarter (15279 N. Scottsdale Road). A new location is slated to open in Dedham, Massachusetts in June 2012 as the company begins to roll out locations nationwide. For more information, visit

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Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) is this coming Saturday, May 5, and DC Comics is proud to participate with the must-have DC COMICS-THE NEW 52 FCBD Edition. Hot on the heels of a historic launch of DC COMICS-THE NEW 52, this exclusive FCBD issue will feature reveals and surprises, offering a tantalizing glimpse into what's still to come for 2012.

The DC COMICS-THE NEW 52 FCBD Edition will include:

--- A cover by legendary artists Jim Lee, who also illustrated five interior pages - including a gorgeous, four-page gatefold. --- An all-new story written by New York Times bestselling author Geoff Johns, featuring art by Jim Lee, as well as five interior pages including a four-page JUSTICE LEAGUE gatefold --- A new story written by New York Times bestselling author Geoff Johns and illustrated by Jim Lee, Ivan Reis, Gene Ha and Kenneth Rocafort. --- Exclusive preview material from DC COMICS-THE NEW 52 "Second Wave" titles, including BATMAN INCORPORATED, DIAL H, EARTH 2, G.I. COMBAT, THE RAVAGERS and WORLDS' FINEST.

Free Comic Book Day will also include: --- Vertigo's free preview of THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO graphic novel --- A custom-designed FCBD T-shirt featuring art by Jim Lee. --- For any fans of DC Comics or DC COMICS-THE NEW 52, this is an event that is not to be missed.

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Legend Bar and Restaurant (sichuan cuisine)www.legendrestaurant88.com88 7th AvenueBetween 15th and 16th Streets212-929-1778

Legend Bar and Restaurant is a fine Chinese restaurant in the Chelsea neighborhood that provides a fine dining experience at a reasonable price for its patrons and guests. Legend Bar and Restaurant has been named one of the Top 100 Chinese Restaurants in the US.

Legend's head Chef Fu Wang is responsible for the eclectic Chinese and Asian Fusion menu. Legend is a spacious atmosphere that is as inviting as the food is. Complete with romantic modern decor and mood lighting, the space is perfect for taking in the cozy and friendly ambiance.

They would like to invite you to come in to their restaurant to sample some of their signature dishes for FREE.

You are invited to stop by on Friday, May 11 from 4pm to 6pm for a free sample of:

Dry Spicy, Tasty Diced Chicken with Ginger and Peanut - Dry crispy diced chicken, stir fried with hot red pepper and Sichuan peppercorn. Includes a dash of ginger and peanutDry Sautéed String Beans with Olive Leaf Paste - Green string bean stir fried with Sichuan olive leaf paste (a traditional pickled vegetable).Sichuan Cucumber - A cold dish with fresh sliced cucumber in special-made green scallion-based sauce. Chef Wang's Chicken with Broccoli - Chef Wang's own chicken and broccoli recipe - non spicy

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