Tiki Disco, Flux Factory Homecoming, Vegan Cook-Off – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (7/30–8/05)

There are more events in our weekly calendarSubmit Greenpoint events, too!

WEDNESDAY 7/30
♫ Rhythms of Africa @ Golden Drum (97 Green St, #G1) 7:30, $15, Roots trance / dance music with the Peace Department, featuring Kevin Nathaniel, Evan Worldwind, and special guests, RSVP
* Entranced: Comedy Hypnosis Show @ Standard Toykraft (722 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm, $15, Watch volunteers from the audience act out hilarious situations based on Max Kovins hypnotic suggestions, More info 
♫ 
Nicholas Nicholas
 @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 8pm, $7, With Will Stratton / Kieran Blake / M A R T H A, RSVP 

THURSDAY 7/31
♦ “Touba” Screening & Photo Show @ Picture Farm Gallery (338 Wythe Ave) 6pm, FREE, Scott Duncan’s “Touba” chronicles the annual pilgrimage of one million Sufi Muslims to the holy Senegalese city, More info
* Hot House: A Summer Poetry Extravaganza
 @ Organic Modernism (203 North 11th St) 7pm, $10, Presented by 3Po3try, an alliance between Great Weather for MediaPoetry Teachers NYC, and The Inspired Word, Buy tix
♫ Rock & Roll Will Save Your Soul @ Trash Bar (256 Grand St) 7pm, With Riot Fox / Pocket Pool / Cutters / High Falls, RSVP
* Appropriate Behavior @ Greenpoint High School for Automotive Tech (50 Bedford Ave) 8pm, $13, Rooftop Films presents this sneak-preview, followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker and lead actress, More info

FRIDAY 8/01
♦ The Whales of August
 @ Brooklyn Wayfarers (1109 Dekalb Ave) 7pm, FREE, Featuring works by Lorna Barrowclough / Joy Drury Cox / Hondartza Fraga / David (Scout) McQueen, RSVP
* House of Yes VIP Rooftop Dance Party
 @ Secret Bushwick Location, 7pm, $20 Kickstarter donation, Champagne, BBQ, dancing, sunsets, circus, massages, love, RSVP
♫ Deli Magazine 10th Anniversary @ Brooklyn Night Bazaar (165 Banker St) 8pm, FREE, With Drowners / Spires / Mainland / The Can’t Tells / Little Racer, RSVP
♫ Cloud Sounds
 @ The Spectrum (59 Montrose Ave) 10pm, With Dirty Churches / Nick Klein, Miguel Alvarino / DJ Half Life, RSVP

SATURDAY 8/02
♫ Tiki Disco @ Output (74 Wythe Ave) 2pm, $10, With Lloydski / Andy Pry / Eli Escobar, Buy tix
* Tabletop Cabaret: Hedgepig Races
 @ The Brick Theatre (579 Metropolitan Ave) 7pm, $18, Participants will get to experience a unique mash-up of a musical with a tabletop role-playing game, More info
# Homecoming Banquet
 @ Flux Factory (39-31 29th St) 8pm, $50, Celebrate Flux Factory’s 20th anniversary with a five-course vegetarian summer feast, drinks, and dancing late into the night, Buy tix
* Punk Rock Karaoke Benefit @ Pine Box Rock Shop (12 Grattan St) 8pm, $10 suggested, A sing-a-long to raise money for the New York Abortion Access Fund, RSVP

SUNDAY 8/03
* Cleaning Out the Closet @ SlapBack Boutique (490 Metropolitan Ave) 1pm, FREE, Every 2 months we invite some of the best-dressed ladies to hock their gently worn frocks, RSVP
# The Skint Presents Vegan Cook-Off: Best Balls
 @ Littlefield (622 Degraw St) 2pm, Mock meatballs, rice balls, risotto, cake pops, truffles… anything ball-shaped is fair game, as long as it’s vegan, More info
* Nitehawk Outdoors @ 50 Kent Ave, 7pm, $12, Screening of Three Amigos with a live Mariachi band, More info

TUESDAY 8/05
♫ SummerStage Presents
 @ East River Park, 6pm, FREE, With Tipica 73 / Adelberto Santiago / Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra, More info
* Bushwick Burlesque @ Bizarre (12 Jefferson St) 9pm, $7 suggested, Poison Eve and Darlinda Just Darlinda present Kate Bush Burlesque, with Bushwick’s newest queen, Severely Mame, RSVP

* Greenpointers Pick
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About Oriana

Oriana is a writer, editor, and hipstorian [sic] who is kind of obsessed with Brooklyn. She is the author of "Brooklyn Spaces: 50 Hubs of Culture & Creativity" (Monacelli, 2015) and creatrix of the website of the same name. She is the events editor for Brokelyn, QNS, and Greenpointers, and her writing has appeared on Slate, Atlas Obscura, New York Post, Matador, Hyperallergic, Gothamist, Curbed, Brooklyn Magazine, Brooklyn Based, and more. Follow her at @orianabklyn.

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