Hope your MetroCards are all loaded up because refilling them this weekend might be a pain in the butt due to upgrades being made to MetroCard machines this weekend.
According to PIX 11:
The silver lining?
Over the next few years, New York City Transit is phasing out the MetroCard and introducing tap-to-pay technology linked directly to electronic payment accounts. In the meantime, sign up for EasyPayXpress to skip the lines and have your MetroCard automatically refilled.