The Greenpoint Get-Down, Lethal Lottery, Love Sundays – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (1/21–1/27)

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

WEDNESDAY 1/21
# Wine & Cheese Tasting @ Adelina’s (159 Greenpoint Ave) 5pm, $18, A tasting pairing four organic tap wines with four specialty cheeses from Eastern District, RSVP 
☺ Literati @ Molasses Books (770 Hart St) 8pm, FREE, A night of selected readings from the greatest American novels never written, RSVP
♫ The Greenpoint Get-Down
 @ No 7 North (931 Manhattan Ave) 9pm, FREE, DJ Patrick A. Reed will spin classic hip-hop, heavy soul, deep funk, ska, rocksteady, and more, More info THURSDAY 1/22
* Sound Track: Experimental Takes on the Music Video
 @ Cantina Royal (58 North 3rd St) 7:30pm, $5, Playing off the traditional music video, artists approach combining music and visuals through abstraction, animation, and scientific investigation, Buy tix
* D.I.C.T.I.O.N.A.R.Y. @ The Spectrum (59 Montrose Ave) 8:30pm, $5, Showcasing work created by voices pushing what it means to be “queer” in a culture that is rapidly homogenizing, RSVP
♫ Tape Heads @ Richlane (595 Union Ave) 9pm, FREE, Featuring CJ sets by Champagne Sequins / Body Building / General Dirt / Sun Castle, RSVP

FRIDAY 1/23
♦ Cake, Dolls, Gift Bags, and Other Things @ Radiator Gallery (10-61 Jackson Ave) 6pm, FREE, A group exhibition employing a variety of media including photography, painting, sculpture, and video, RSVP
* Down & Out in San Francisco and Antarctica
 @ UnionDocs (322 Union Ave) 7:30pm, $9, David Levine will discuss how a 2004 trip to Berlin’s Volksbuehne led him to conspiracy theories about the transformation of performance into spectatorship, spectatorship into surveillance, and surveillance into transcendence, More info
☺ Lethal Lottery 2
 @ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 8pm, FREE, Randomly selected teams (comprised of comedians that might not know each other) have one week to prepare a comedy set for competition, RSVP
♫ Punk Rawk Karaoke Benefit
 @ Pine Box Rock Shop (12 Grattan St) 8pm, $10, All proceeds benefit Just Info, a project that provides free support and information for anyone impacted by the legal system in NYC, RSVP

SATURDAY 1/24
♦ (Re)Taking of Pelham 1,2,3(x3) @ The Picture Show (226 Green St) 7pm, $6, See Mark Street’s triptych installation, the side by side projection of three narrative films of the same title, with a live score performance from Bradford Reed and Geoff Gersh, More info
# Epcot Series #3: Australia
 @ The Diamond (43 Franklin St) 3pm, FREE, With $5 meat pies from Tuck Shop and Australian films all day, More info
* National Readathon Day
@ Word (126 Franklin St) 7pm, FREE, In partnership with the National Book Foundation, WORD welcomes readers to join the National Readathon and make #timetoread, RSVP
♫ Mucca Pazza @ The Wick (260 Meserole St) 8pm, $14, With Hungry March Band / Emily Danger, Buy tix

SUNDAY 1/25
♫ Love Sundays @ The Good Room (98 Meserole Ave) 3pm, $10, With Cevin Fisher / Mario Alexander Sequera / Angel Moraes, Buy tix
# 7th Annual Chili Cookoff
 @ The Habitat (988 Manhattan Ave) 6pm, $5, 10 cooks will be randomly selected; prizes for 1st and 2nd place, plus raffle prizes for all judges, RSVP
♦ “Tightened As If By Pliers” Closing Reception @ Knockdown Center (52-19 Flushing Ave) 3pm, FREE, Including a looped video by Alex Zandi, a performance by Tamar Ettun, a reading by Wayne Koestenbaum, and musical performances by Rachel ma and Phrogz David Humphrey & Jennifer Coates, RSVP

MONDAY 1/26
♫ Sharkmuffin @ Grand Victory (245 Grand St) 7pm, $9, With Rollin’ Heads, presented by Scenic, Buy tix
♫ The Rally
 @ Palisades (906 Broadway) 8pm, $5, With Summer Saints / Gender Studies / Sterlington Collection, Buy tix

TUESDAY 1/27
* Becoming: A Solo Show @ Leimay-Cave (58 Grand St) 8pm, $18, Using her open, fluid, and articulate dance style, Japanese dance artist Mari Osanai transforms and shifts states before your eyes in her new solo piece, Buy tix
* Mid-Week Madcap Variety Show Fundraiser
 @ Triskelion Arts (118 North 11th St) 8pm, $16, All proceeds to help Triskelion Arts out of the financial pickle it’s in due to delays in the opening of its new space, Buy tix

* 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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