Pumpkin Brews, Pulaski Dancing, & CMJ – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (10/16-10/22)


♫ Wharton Tiers EnsembleThe Indecent / DJ Peter Aaron of the Chrome Cranks / Savants @ Coco 66 (66 Greenpoint Ave) Thursday (10/17) 8pm, $8, RSVP

♦ Land Scope @ Java Studios Gallery (252 Java St, Suite 308) Friday (10/18) 6-9pm, FREE, Opening reception for Michal Geva‘s solo show of recent paintings, RSVP

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• HÄXAN on 16mm @ Spectacle Theater (124 S 3rd St) 8pm, $5, Filmmaker Joel Schlemowitz will present this silent Swedish movie about demons / torture / witchcraft / Satanic ritual, we hear it’s easily the most metal film ever made (it was banned in the U.S. in 1922), RSVP
♫ SHOT! CMJ Showcase with Hunters / Total Slacker / Sisu / Habibi / Perfect Pussy / DJ Kristina Tequila and I @ the flat  (308 Hooper St) 7pm, $8 or free w/ badge


♫ My Socialist CMJ Day Party @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 12-6pm, FREE, with Ratking / Ava Luna / Jamaican Queens / Krill / Calvin Love and free Sixpoint, RSVP
* Pumpkin Patch Beer Crawl starts @ Brouwerij Lane (78 Greenpoint Ave) 6pm, FREE, Imbibe seasonal pumpkin brews like Hansel & Gretel Ginger Pumpkin Pilsner and Hop Squash Pumpkin IPA in this North Brooklyn crawl, start at Browerij before heading to the Diamond, Mugs Ale House, Spuyten Duyvel, and Robertas
♦ Land Scope @ Java Studios Gallery (252 Java St, Suite 308) 6-9pm, FREE, Opening reception for Michal Geva‘s solo show of recent paintings, More Info
♫ Wharton Tiers Ensemble / The Indecent / DJ Peter Aaron of the Chrome Cranks / Savants @ Coco 66 (66 Greenpoint Ave) 8pm, $8, RSVP
♫ Bizarre Bushwick Unofficial CMJ Party 2013 @ Bizarre (12 Jefferson St) 8pm, $5, presented by the Sky Report, Supercrush Studio, & Bushwick Daily, featuring performances from Psychic Twin / Andre Obin / Foxes in Fiction / Orange gold red / Public SpeakingRSVP

FRIDAY 10/18
♫ CMJ 2013: It’s A F*ckn’ Boat Party! @ The Jewel–Rocks Off Boat Cruise (Skyport Marina on East 23rd St), 1-5pm (doors at 1, boat departs at 1:30 sharp!), FREE, with The Griswolds / Strange Talk / holychild / Northern Faces, guys–in case your eyes deceived you, this is a FREE BOAT PARTY (enough said), RSVP
# The Feast hosted by NextDayBetter, SALO + Feast on Good @ 159 W 24th St Apt 4B (Manhattan), 6pm, $45 (includes meal), Wine and dine with the innovators and disruptive thinkings of our community over a five-course Filipino meal as part of The Feast Worldwide, Gorgeous menu by Greenpointer Yana Gilbuena, BYOB, RSVP
♥ The Mad Hatter’s Howling Moon Tea Party @ [email protected] (31 Nassau Ave) 8pm, $13, Celebrate our favorite neighborhood fitness/wellness center’s 3rd birthday with an evening of costumed revelry, healthy feasting, a “tricked out treats potluck contest,” detox tonics & libations, live music from THE SHAMANIC LUNATICS, tarot readings, and dancing under the full moon, RSVP
♫ Carabella, Supercrush Studio, & Greenpointers CMJ Showcase @ Bar Matchless (577 Manhattan Ave) 8pm-3am, $5, Shark Week / Invisible Days / Shy Hunters / Andre Obin / Rarechild / RA RA Rasputin and DJ sets by DJ Dead_Beat_Dad / Spiritual Abuse / DJ Post-Paint Boy, RSVP
♫ Close Encounters CMJ Showcase @ Legion (790 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm, $7, with Modiri / Billy n Gabi / Sister Monk / Oy Vey / Secret Cove / The Balconies / Wet Water / SavantsRSVP
♫ Raggae Night with Soul Imperial DJ’s @ The Diamond (43 Franklin St) 10pm, FREE, Ya monnnn, More Info

♫ My Socialist CMJ Day Party @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 12-6pm, FREE, with Weekend / Hunters / Odonis Odonis / HSY / Flashlights and free Sixpoint, RSVP
• Pumpkin Carving Contest by Crest Arts @ Crest Hardware (558 Metropolitan Ave) 6:30-10pm, FREE, bring your best carved pre-carved pumpkin to the Crest garden for the chance to win local fame and fortune, with food, drinks, and prizes, RSVP
♦ The Circle Bridge @ Pulaski Bridge, 7:30-8:30pm, FREE, the Circle Bridge dance group will perform six overlapping stories grounded in the history of the Pulaski Bridge and the surrounding neighborhood, as projected photographs morph into large-scale animations on the surrounding warehouses, walk across the entire bridge to see the full performance, More Info
♫ Roots 66 presents The Congos with Dr Israel @ Coco66 (66 Greenpoint Ave) 8pm, free, sway the night away to the sweet sounds of this early 7o’s Jamaican vocal group, RSVP

SUNDAY 10/20
* Buy the Bag Rummage Sale @ Dusty Rose Vintage (233 Norman Ave) 11am-1pm, $25 per bag (cash only), sort through thousands of pounds of vintage clothing (in need of little fixes like missing buttons) and stuff as much as you can into a bag, perfect for crafty menders and bargain hunters alike, RSVP
• Monocle Order Eyewear Party @ Monocle Order (5 Devoe St) 11am-5pm, FREE, local optical/sunglass shop is hosting this shindig with free food and booze to celebrate their new glasses line
• Brooklyn Auction Barn @ Manhattan Inn (632 Manhattan Ave) 4-6pm, FREE, an affordable antique auction featuring curated items from the Tri-State area, bidding will be done with real paddles so you can feel like a real auctioneur
# 11th Annual Apple Pie Contest @ Enid’s (560 Manhattan Ave) 5-8pm, $5, Eat yourself happy with delectable pies from 50+ local bakers, proceeds benefit the Greenpoint Soup Kitchen, cover charge includes free Lagunitas beer and all-you-can-eat pie samples

MONDAY 10/21
♫ Elliott Smith Tribute Show @ Glasslands (289 Kent Ave) 8:30-midnight, $50, artists honor the forever-remembered musical genius with performances by Cat Power / Zachary Cole Smith (DIIV) with Sky Ferreira, Yoni Wolf (WHY?), The Low Anthem, Luke Temple of Here We Go Magic, The Perennials and more, BUY TIX

• What’s Brewing with Bats? @ Brooklyn Brewery (79 North 11th St) 7:30-9:30pm, $20, Join scientist Dr. Kevin Olival as he discusses our misunderstood flying friends over unlimited Brooklyn brews, BUY TIX

* Greenpointers’ Pick
♫ Music
♥ Pheremones likely
♦ Art Event
Comedy Event
# Foodie Event

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