National Sawdust, Sugar Sweets, Craft Coffee Fest – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (9/30–10/06)

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

11922829_10205428379734358_7246412433055935582_oWEDNESDAY 9/30
* Voices of Brooklyn: Fathers Beyond Blood @ St. Paul’s Theater (334 South 5th St) 6:30pm, FREE, Hear stories about the men that helped to shape artist and performer Alberto Cortes’ experience while he was growing up in Williamsburg, RSVP
^ Melville House Book Club
@ Rough Trade (64 North 9th St) 6:30pm, FREE, Discuss The Next Next Level, a book about Juiceboxxx, rap, art, fandom and friendship, RSVP

565995-250THURSDAY 10/01
# Cheese & Pickle Tasting 
@ Eastern District (1053 Manhattan Ave) 6pm, FREE, Tastings from Sheila Flanagan of Nettle Meadow Farm and Elena Balletta of Brooklyn Brine, More info
* The Pharmacy Project’s Pearl @ Triskelion Arts (106 Calyer St) 8pm, $16, This performance explores how a name builds strength in character, and the associations it maintains as time goes on, Buy tix

11053233_402528399956669_5417330166684012866_nFRIDAY 10/02
♫ I Love You, Good Night @ Aviv (496 Morgan Ave) 5pm, $10, Johnny Polygon album release show, with Bowlsey and Dewey Binns, RSVP
Superchief Presents @ Tender Trap (66 Greenpoint Ave) 6pm, FREE, A solo show by Reginald Peen with a performance by Khary Durgans, RSVP
* Hearts of Fire @ The Muse (350 Moffat St) 8pm, $50, A two-night explosion of art, fire, music, and beauty, Buy tix

evbucSATURDAY 10/03
# NYC Craft Coffee Festival
@ Villain (50 North 3rd St) 9am, $45, Twenty specially curated roasters and coffee shops share unique beans and flavor profiles, Buy tix
♫ Watt: A Musical
 Benefit @ Reverse Space (28 Frost St) 4pm, $25, Revisit the underground music scene of New York from the 70s and 80s by uncovering thousands of recovered records from the avant-garde jazz music label WATT, More info
* Bechdel Project Launch Party
@ 252 Green St, 7pm, $15, The Bechdel Project is dedicated to telling stories on stage and screen that pass the Bechdel Test, More info
♫ Experimental Song Carnival @ Panoply Performance Lab (104 Meserole St) 8pm, $5–$15, Witness song writing and sung performance from many different angles: from inception to decay, from influx to arborescence, from the entertaining to the funereal, More info

Community-Day-Invitation-No-TextSUNDAY 10/04
* National Sawdust Community Day @ National Sawdust (80 North 6th St) 11am, FREE, Celebrate Williamsburg’s new classical music venue with a puppet show, a “sonic ball,” and an inaugural parade, More info
# Havemeyer Sugar Sweets Festival @ City Reliquary (370 Metropolitan Ave) 11am, FREE, A family-friendly day of pigging out and kicking back with treats, music, and entertainment, RSVP
* Hotel Wars Opening Ceremony @ Flux Factory (39-31 29th St) 4pm, FREE, Parade through participating hotels with Funkrust Brass Band, then adjourn to Flux for a continental breakfast, RSVP

12015173_10153032615177343_5432612039722175061_oMONDAY 10/05
* Who Is Vermin Supreme? @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 7pm, $5 suggested, A documentary following Vermin Supreme’s raucous 2012 campaign, with a Q&A with Vermin himself, More info
 Modern Rituals
@ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 8pm, FREE, A night of comedians performing rituals and ceremonies based on their personal spiritual journey, RSVP

11834774_835209229861532_5029812291486397177_oTUESDAY 10/06
♫ Pentagram
@ Saint Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $25, With Electric Citizen / Satan’s Satyrs, RSVP
 Everest Cale @ Cameo Gallery (93 North 6th St) 8pm, $8, With Sydney Eloise & The Palms / Doolittle Family / BONSAI, Buy tix

* 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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