Open House NY, Rothtoberfest, Beatboxing Championships – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (10/08–10/14)

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

WEDNESDAY 10/08
* Urban Existentialists @ Word (126 Franklin St) 7pm, FREE, With Justin Taylor / Brian Morton / David Ryan, RSVP
* Debut @ Knockdown Center (52-19 Flushing Ave) 7:45pm, $35, Merging independent music, contemporary dance theater, and large-scale art installation, Debut tells the story of a group of teenagers who break into an abandoned building on the night of their senior prom, Buy tix 

THURSDAY 10/09
* Flux Thursday @ Flux Factory (39-31 29th St) 8pm, FREE, Flux’s monthly community potluck and art salon, More info
* Skull Goblet Halloween Bacchanal @ Cloud City (85 North 1st) 8pm, FREE, Includes screenings of several creepy short films: “Elise,” “House of Usher,” and “Vampyr,” RSVP

FRIDAY 10/10
* The Polish School of Animation @ The Kosciuszko Foundation (15 East 65th St) 7pm, FREE, A retrospective of Polish animation from the last 60 years, featuring work by Tomasz Baginski, Anita Kwiatkowska, Jerzy Kucia, and many more, More info
♦ New Exhibit Opening
 @ Cotton Candy Machine (235 South 1st St) 7pm, FREE, New work from Camilla d’Errico / Hikari Shimoda / Niji Bambini, More info
# Rothtoberfest Pig Roast @ The Diamond (43 Franklin St) 7pm, FREE, Unites a flamboyant Jewish singer and classic German beer culture over tender, succulent pig plates, More info

SATURDAY 10/11
* 12th Annual Open House New York @ Everywhere, 10am, FREE, For two days every October, OHNY Weekend unlocks the doors to New York’s most important buildings, offering a new way to experience the city and meet the people who design, build, and preserve it, More info
* NYC Yarn Crawl
 @ Gauge + Tension (110 Meserole Ave) 11am, FREE, 10 yarn stores across the city will be participating, with raffle prizes and special events, More info
* 2014 American Beatboxing Championships
 @ Brooklyn Night Bazaar (165 Banker St) 7pm, FREE, 2×2 battles and loopstation battles; hosted by BBK & Balu Balistic, More info

SUNDAY 10/12
* Tarot Society @ Catland (987 Flushing Ave) 7pm, $5, A night of tarot reading, astrology, and palmistry, RSVP
* Bushwick Variety Show
 @ Goodbye Blue Monday (1087 Broadway) 9pm, FREE, Performances by Jes / Tenille Ja’Nae / Morgan Pielli, RSVP

MONDAY 10/13
♫ School Night @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave) 6pm, FREE, With Communist Daughter / Lazer Cake / Paris Monster, RSVP
☺Side Ponytail Comedy Show
 @ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 8pm, FREE, With Carolyn Busa / Naomi Karavani / LeClerc Andre / Chris Calogero, More info

TUESDAY 10/14
# Seafood Pie Class @ Pie Corps (77 Driggs) 6:45pm, $75, We will also be making roasted apple galettes, and to finish the meal we’ll make mini pear sour cream rum raisin cobblers, More info
* SASS Presents Real Scary History
 @ The Bedford (110 Bedford Ave) 7pm, FREE, The Night’s Terrifying Talks will Include: the history of coffins, the Salem witch trials, and America’s least notorious serial killers, More info

* Greenpointers Pick
♫ Music
♥ Pheremones Likely
♦ Art Event
☺Comedy Event
# Foodie Event 

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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