Pizzafest, Labyrinth, Twin Peaks Trivia – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (8/12–8/18)

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

Screen Shot 2015-08-11 at 10.18.09 AMWEDNESDAY 8/12
* SummerScreen: Labyrinth @ McCarren Park (776 Lorimer St) 6pm, FREE, The final SummerScreen of the season, More info
^ Poets at the
Yard @ The Yard (33 Nassau Ave) 7pm, FREE, With Russell Dillon, Mary Donnelly, Megin Jimenez, and Nicholas Adamski, More info
* Brooklyn Theater Club’s “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
@ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 9pm, $15, An eclectic group of six mid-pubescents vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime, More info

HOV_Presents_Event1_SmallFlyerTHURSDAY 8/13
♦ Brooklyn Comedy Fest Pre-Show Art Exhibit 
@ Cloud City (85 North 1st St) 6pm, FREE, Fine art, comedy photography, and more, RSVP
* Dream Tea Ceremony
@ Golden Drum (97 Green St) 7pm, $20, Challenge your inner shamanic warrior, your sense of space, time and direction as you step in into the magic of dreamtime, RSVP
♫ House of Vans Presents @ House of Vans (25 Franklin St) 8pm, FREE, With Julian Casablancas + The Voidz / Cherry Glazerr / Ballzy, More info

17-exlFRIDAY 8/14
* SummerStarz Movies @ Transmitter Park (Greenpoint Ave) 8pm, FREE, This week’s movie is Frozen, More info
* Thunder Gumbo: Night of the Disco Pig
@ X Marks the Lot (39 Knickerbocker Ave) 7pm, FREE, With DJs, performances, vendors, rituals, and a pig roast, Buy tix
♫ Pop. 1280 @ Aviv (486 Morgan Ave) 8:30, $10, With Bambara / Vowws / Lubrication, Buy tix

582649-250SATURDAY 8/15
# Pizzafest @ City Reliquary (370 Metropolitan Ave) 1pm, $30, An all-afternoon pizza party featuring live music, pizza inspired crafts, food, and more, More info
* Sad Songs for Bad People @ Cloud City (85 North 1st St) 7:30pm, $10, An evening of puppetry, murder ballads, ditties of death, and songs of tragic misfortune, Buy tix
 New People Group Exhibition
@ Big Irv’s (381 Hooper St) 8pm, FREE, Group show of small works featuring more than a dozen artists, RSVP

79-etxl1SUNDAY 8/16
# Cookout with Brooklyn Brewery @ The Woods (48 South 4th St) 12pm, $20, A seafood boil featuring blue crabs, shrimp, crayfish, clams, sweet corn, potatoes, and pork sausage, More info
* Twin Peaks Trivia @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 7pm, FREE, With a clips round, a picture round, two general knowledge rounds, and a surprise round, More info
♫ Benefit for Jay & Molly @ St. Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $10, With Big Eyes / Shellshag / Aye Nako / Tender Defender, Buy tix

01-elgMONDAY 8/17
 Comedy Open Mic @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 7pm, FREE, With hosts Mitchell Friedman and Matt Stofsky, RSVP
♫ Reverend Vince Anderson & the Love Choir @ Union Pool (484 Union Ave) 10:30pm, FREE, The perfect combination of dirty gospel and good vibes, More info

10926252_732556449434_5913480865708667037_oTUESDAY 8/18
# Hot Sauce–Making Workshop
 @ Brooklyn Grange (37-18 Northern Blvd) 6pm, $35, Learn the tricks of the hot sauce trade from Brooklyn Grange’s head farmer Ben Flanner, More info
^ The Prose Bowl @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St) 6:30pm, FREE, A lighthearted open-mic showdown between writers of fiction, 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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