Haunted Canoe Rides, Death By Halloween, Cartoon Carnival – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (10/29–11/04)

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

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“Personal Truths” Opening Reception @ Picture Farm (338 Wythe Ave) THURSDAY 10/30, 6-10pm, Is there such a thing as an objective shot? Or is all photography fiction – a carefully framed version of the Truth? Personal Truths : Photo Stories That Help Us Find Ourselves, previously shown at 71A Gallery, in London, features the photographers Jonathan MehringKrisanne JohnsonMatt EichGuy MartinHarold FeinsteinShannon JensenJason AndrewAndrew McConnell

 

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Halloween Bash NEW VENUE! @ A.K.A. Bar (759 Grand St) Friday, October 31st , 10pm, $10–$20, Buy tix
For two nights, party with no rules. No club dress code. No small, packed space. Just GOOD vibes (and even better music). Costume contest, music from DJ X5Rob and DJ Danny, plus half price on selected draft beers from 9–10pm. Get your tickets now!

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY 10/29
* Bon Voyage Party @ Sunview Luncheonette (221 Nassau Ave) 7pm, FREE, An evening to honor Colette Lumiére and  experience a mise-en-sceéne inspired by her incomparable installations, More info
* Obscura Society Presents New York City Bodysnatchers
 @ Acme Studio (63 North 3rd) 8pm, $20, Author Bess Lovejoy discusses the city’s early medical industry, cadavers, and a controversial past, Buy tix
 Ho_sacalypse @ The Ho_se (28 Lawton St) 8pm, FREE, With O’ Great North / Kneeling Bus / BRAT PIT / Florida / lots more, RSVP

THURSDAY 10/30
♦ Personal Truths @ Picture Farm Gallery (338 Wythe Ave) 6pm, FREE, Huck magazine’s presents an immersive exhibition featuring shooters who are pushing the documentary form and expanding our understanding of the objectivity myth, More info
* Jump for a Cause
 @ Greenpoint YMCA (99 Meserole Ave) 8:30pm, $20, A fun-filled night of glow-in-the-dark Punk Rope to benefit the Greenpoint Y Annual Campaign, More info
* Lonesome Devil
 @ Cloud City (85 North 1st St) 8pm, $15, The story of a beautiful, Satan-worshiping serial killer who kidnaps a young born-again teenager and sets off across the country in an attempt to raise the devil, Buy tix

FRIDAY 10/31
# “Tongue & Cheek” Prix Fixe Dinner @ Le Gamin Greenpoint (108 Franklin St) 6pm, $30, Featuring beef tongue, blood sausage, beef cheek bourgignon stew, and lots more, More info
* Haunted Canoe Rides
@ North Brooklyn Boat Club (49 Ash St) 7pm, $15, Canoe the terrifying & haunted Dutch Kills with certified undead guides, Buy tix
* Halloween Party @ The Moonlight Mile (200 Franklin St) 7pm, $20, Each person will get a beer of their choice and a whiskey upon entering, plus there will be a costume contest with awards, RSVP
 
Death By Halloween
 @ Death By Audio (49 South 2nd St) 8pm, $10, With Knyfe Hyts / Oozing Wound / THE FUCKING OCEAN / Red Dawn II / Alien Whale, RSVP
 Halloween in the Black Lodge @ Glasslands (289 Kent Ave) 11:30pm. $5, With A Place Both Wonderful & Strange / Welcome to Twin Peaks / Smoking Mirror, More info

SATURDAY 11/01
# Cheese Tasting With Crown Finish Caves @ Eastern District (1053 Manhattan Ave) 4pm, FREE, Crown Finish Caves, Brooklyn’s newest cheese aging facility, is bringing a whole bunch of their wares to sample, More info
* Ghost in the Machine
 @ Triple Canopy (155 Freeman St) 6:30pm, $5, Look at the human future of automation, in finance, health care, law enforcement, and more, More info
* Cartoon Carnival: Spooky Sillies
 @ City Reliquary (370 Metropolitan Ave) 7pm, $8, Animation archivist Tom Stathes has hand-selected, from his personal archives, a dozen rare 16mm cartoons dating back to the 1920s thru the 1940s, RSVP
* Witching Hour Boo-Tique
 @ Triskelion Arts (118 North 11th St) 7:30pm, $15, Join NYC’s most illustrious cast of creative belly dancers for an astounding night of wild performances, Buy tix
* Day of the Dead @ t.b.d. brooklyn (224 Franklin St) 8pm, FREE, Fanciful sugar skull face paint and dancing skeleton party-guests, las catrinas, are encouraged, More info

SUNDAY 11/02
♦ L’Hourloupe’s Greenpoint Art Tour @ Box St & McGuinness Ave, 1pm, $30, Wisit a number of artist-run galleries and see the interesting architectural sights that make this neighborhood one of Brooklyn’s best, More info
* Amid a Wind of Sudden Syndrome
 @ Knockdown Center (52-19 Flushing Ave) 8pm, $20, This evening-length performance features a broad swath of artists, activists, actors, musicians, teachers & poets, Buy tix
 Midnight Foolishness @ The Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave) 6pm, $10, With A Moment’s Worth / The Waffle Stompers / Head For Cover / We Are The Music Makers, Buy tix

MONDAY 11/03
* The Starr Reading Series @ Bushwick Starr (207 Starr St) 8pm, FREE, This month’s reading: “Everything You Want to Be,” a nighttime living room comedy drama in five small acts by Kate Attwell, RSVP
 The Netherlands
 @ Glasslands (289 Kent Ave) 7pm, $10, With Moon Tooth / Bezoar / Earworms, Buy tix

TUESDAY 11/04
* Poetry & Prose @ Word (126 Franklin St) 7pm, FREE, With Richard Levine, Claire Trevien Aimee Herman, Jenna Leigh Evans, and Puma Perl, RSVP
 Reunion Shows
@ Death By Audio (49 South 2nd St) 8pm, $10, With Coasting / Reading Rainbow / Ar-Kaics / Roya, RSVP

* 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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