Johnny Rotten, Shoe Cocktail Party, Spring Circus Cabaret, Greenpointers Spring Market – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (4/22–4/28)

Sunday, 4/26 (1-7PM)

Electric Wildflowers Bloom at the Greenpointers Spring Market @ Greenpoint Loft (67 West St, 5th Fl) 4/26 Sunday, 1-7PM,  Local shopping and delicious food, plus FREE fun activites: Nail Art, Massages, Face-Painting, and a Photobooth, Music curated by ALT CITIZEN.  Refreshments: Strawberry Gin courtesy of Brooklyn Gin, specialty craft beer by Greenpoint Beer & Ale, coffee by Cafe Grumpy.  Complimentary chips by Kettle Brands and membership discounts by Enterprise CarShare RSVP

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

11084048_10152877299049615_5425151105970872138_oWEDNESDAY 4/22
# Wine & Cheese Tasting @ Adelina’s (159 Greenpoint Ave) 5:30pm, $18, A pairing of four Eastern District cheese and four Adelina’s wines, More info
Or, the Whale @ Word (126 Franklin St) 6:30pm, FREE, Threadbare Theatre Workshop presents a staged reading of its new adaptation of Moby-Dick, RSVP
* Buying into Brooklyn @ Brooklyn Brewery (79 North 11th St) 7:30pm, $10, Brooklyn Based presents a crash course on everything you need to know about buying a home in this incredibly competitive market, Buy tix

* My Vagina, My Business: Taking Care of Your Gynecological Health @ Shwick Market (6 Charles Pl) 7pm, FREE, Covering but not limited to: birth control, ovulation patterns, managing your cycle, and supporting your sexual health, RSVP
* Karl Rogers / Red Dirt Dance
@ Triskelion Arts (106 Calyer St) 8pm, $16, Includes four pieces ranging from a searing depiction of a deteriorating relationship to a spirited romp in football gear, More info
☺ Holy Fuck Comedy Hour
@ Annoyance Theatre (367 Bedford Ave) 10:30pm, FREE, A curated hour of eclectic, comedic material written in a week with no rehearsals, More info

spring-cabaretFRIDAY 4/24
* Shoe Cocktail Party
@ Brooklyn Athletic Club (8 Berry St) 7pm, FREE, Hosted by True Gault, a new high-tech fashion startup that creates customized luxury high-heels using 3D scanning technology, RSVP
* Asylum: Performance Art Open Mic
@ Big Irv’s (381 Hooper St) 8pm, FREE, A space for performance, art and music that is DIY, all-ages, and available for those who have been unable to find a stage for their own work, RSVP
* The Consequences
@ Standard Toykraft (722 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm, $10, Artists from the worlds of comics, illustration, graphic design, puppetry, dance, theater and more come together to create a series of uncategorizable stage works, More info
* Spring Circus Cabaret
@ Big Sky Works (29 Wythe Ave) 8:30pm, $20, Trapeze, lyra, hoops, juggling, and more from a dozen circus and acrobatic performers, hosted by Murray Hill, More info

10251960_704392136314104_5294667974911776569_nSATURDAY 4/25
# NYC Hot Sauce Expo @ Brooklyn Expo Center (79 Franklin St) 10am, $10–$55, Featuring hot sauce tasting, fiery food contests, Screaming Mi Mi Awards, and more, Buy tix
* Walking Workshop
@ Neighbors Allied for Good Growth Office (110 Kent Ave) 1pm, FREE, The workshop seeks to address the common goals of recapturing the Williamsburg & Greenpoint waterfront and advocating for the people who live and work there, More info
♦ Organism for Poetic Research Presents Light-Soluble Mediums @ The Picture Show (226 Green St) 7pm, $6, Includes a collection of readings and short video works in response to a piece of writing created by the founders of the OPR, RSVP
Palisades 1-Year Anniversary @ Palisades (906 Broadway) 7:30pm, $5, With Palm / Washer / The Gradients / Flagland, RSVP

11037356_10155279411940447_6942610798616846659_oSUNDAY 4/26
* Toasted Wedding Event
@ Brooklyn Night Bazaar (165 Banker St) 12pm, $8, With 80+ independent wedding vendors, alternative and offbeat wedding ideas, handcrafted and eco-friendly goods, and more, More info
* Greenpointers Spring Market @ Greenpoint Loft (61-67 West St) 1pm, FREE, Amazing craft vendors and delicious food, plus nail art, massages, face-painting, and a photobooth, not to mention Strawberry Gin courtesy of Brooklyn Gin and craft beer by Greenpoint Beer & Ale for toasting throughout the day, More info
* The Muse Open House & Grand Reopening Showcase @ The Muse (350 Moffat St) 11am open house; 8pm showcase, $10, Open house with classes for all ages; showcase featuring aerial, acrobatics, fire performances, and much more, RSVP
♫ Sunday Night Full of LOVELOVE
@ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 9pm, $1, With Bohan Phoenix / Jachary Beats / But It’s Ralph Doe / Howie Lee / Dojo Fam / Harmony House, RSVP

downloadMONDAY 4/27
♫ Home for Wayward Drummers @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St) 9pm, FREE, With Austin Manuel, More info
The Hum Collaborations
@ Manhattan Inn (632 Manhattan Ave) 10pm, FREE, Uniting luminaries from the worlds of indie pop, R&B, art rock and beyond for one-off collaborations, More info

10429211_473550349463132_6896977622528948280_nTUESDAY 4/28
^ Word Presents John Lydon @ St Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $29 (includes a book), Legendary punk rock icon John “Johnny Rotton” Lydon discusses his new book Anger Is an Energy with Jenn Pelly of Pitchfork, Buy tix
♫ 1800HOTTSEXX @ Kinfolk 94 (94 Wythe Ave) 9pm, FREE, No-frills dance party with Mister White & ZEEMUFFIN, RSVP

* Greenpointers Pick
♫ Music
^ Literary Event

♦ Art Event
☺ Comedy Event
# Foodie Event
♥ Pheremones Likely

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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