The Northside Festival kicks off this weekend taking over North Brooklyn. The schedule looks pretty stellar. Here are some highlights: Thurs: Dragged Into Sunlight, MAKE, The Year is One at Saint Vitus Thurs: Kool Keith at Brooklyn Bowl Thurs: Chain and the Gang, Magik Markers, Dope Body at Public Assembly Thurs: Niki & the Dove […]
via Brokelyn Tuesday, June 12th, marks what would have been famed tattoer Sailor Jerry’s 101st birthday. What better way then with rum and free tattoos! From Three Kings Tattoo: On Tuesday June 12 from 10pm to 4am we will be joing Sailor Jerry Rum to celebrate the anniversary of Sailor Jerrys death. This year the […]
(Via Brownstoner) Saturday, June 9, Williamsburg Walks will be shutting down a portion of Bedford Avenue and opening it up to the public for a day of special events and activities. The fun continues for the following Saturdays, June 16 and June 23, from 3pm to 8pm. You can find more information as well as […]
This year’s Figment Festival is happening Saturday, June 9, and Sunday, June 10, on Governors Island. The festival features over 200 participatory art projects, a tree house, interactive sculpture garden and an artist created minigolf course. The festival is free to the public and runs from 10am to 6pm this weekend. Details and a complete […]
On the corner of Newell and Meserole this long neglected and boarded up corner space is showing some signs of life. The sign says that “Slick Willie” will be a restaurant and bar serving beer and wine. Does anyone have any other information about the place?
Nitehawk Cinema continues their weekend brunch film screenings of our childhood faves. This weekend Pee Wee’s Big Adventure hits the big screen. Screenings start at 12pm this Saturday and Sunday. Click here for more information.
Ovenly opened their first brick and mortar shop this month in Greenpoint. They offer a variety of baked goods, including breakfast items and desserts (some of them vegan and gluten-free) as well as delicious bar snacks that were available at the sadly now defunct Veronica Peoples Club. You can view their entire menu here or […]
The fine folks over at Brokelyn have compiled a comprehensive list of events happening on Governors Island. You can find the entire list by clicking here.
As with every Memorial Day Weekend there is a crazy amount of things to do this weekend. I am hoping to make it to this year’s annual Bicycle Fetish Day taking place at one of my favorite places in all of Brooklyn, the City Reliquary. The festivities are FREE and feature lots of activities, performance, […]
Monday evening the fiance and I braved the rain for a much anticipated night cap at Greenpoint’s newest bar, Beloved. I had already read a number of great reviews and am happy to report that every word was true. We stepped into Beloved and found a couple seats at the end of bar. The crowd […]