Haunted Paddles, Zombie Terrariums, Bernie Fest – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (10/28–11/03)

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

12141787_10156150717730066_6466773857662247861_nWEDNESDAY 10/28
* Wes Craven Film Festival @ Standard Toykraft (722 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm, $20, Part 1 of a three-day program; featuring Last House on the Left, Nightmare on Elm Street, and Wes Craven’s New Nightmare, Buy tix
☺ What Are You Afraid Of
@ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 8pm, $8, Laugh at your fears as host Mara Wilson takes you through comedian and performers’ anxieties (and a few of her own), RSVP

zombieterrariums_main2-720x720THURSDAY 10/29
^ Midwest vs. NYC
@ Word (126 Franklin St) 7pm, FREE, With readings from Emily Schultz, Jason Diamond, Sarah Seltzer, and Anna Prushinskaya, More info
* Zombie Terrariums & Bloody Cocktails
 @ Brooklyn Craft Co (61 Greenpoint Ave) 7:30pm, $75, Make a living terrarium with an un-dead zombie inside, plus a mixology demo of ghoulishly good Halloween-inspired cocktails, More info

12138548_1060186370688103_4564377378163957605_oFRIDAY 10/30
 Pre-Halloween Bash @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 8pm, $5, With Total Girlfriend Experience / Turbo Goth, RSVP
♫ Voice Coils @ Aviv (496 Morgan Ave) 8pm, $8, With Crown Larks / Parlor Walls / Soft Spot, Buy tix
* a+s Works & Liz Charkey @ Triskelion Arts (106 Calyer St) 8pm, $16, These works highlight the moments in which we interface with the whole of nature, which are often rare and elusive, Buy tix

12033196_982949625097849_4137782624541604797_nSATURDAY 10/31
* Videology Becomes the Winchester Tavern
@ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 12pm, FREE, For one night, Videology will be transforned into the Winchester Tavern from Shaun of the Dead, with drink specials, a photobooth, and the movie on repeat all night, RSVP
* A Wicked Afternoon
@ Java Street Community Garden (59 Java St) 2pm, FREE, A family-friendly celebration featuring a live band, kids crafts, photo booth and sweet treats.
 @ The Warsaw (261 Driggs Ave) 7pm, $25, With World Inferno Friendship Society / Karla Rose & the Thorns / Vic Thrill, RSVP
* Haunted Paddles
@ North Brooklyn Boat Club (437 McGuinness Blvd) 7:30pm, $35, Dark and Silent (ACA certified) guides take you on a tour of the hauntingly beautiful post-industrial waters of the Dutch Kills, Buy tix
* Halloween Ball: The Poison Big Apple @ MoMA PS1 (22-25 Jackson Ave) 8pm, $15, Dress in every manner of fantastical finery or dastardly devilry for a sumptuously wicked Halloween spectacular, More info

43-atmdSUNDAY 11/01
Hotel Wars Closing Ceremony @ Flux Factory (39-31 29th St) 4pm, FREE, Celebrate the end of the monthlong participatory art competition with music, live judging, awards, and a continental breakfast, RSVP
Bernie Fest @ Cameo Gallery (93 North 6th St) 7pm, $8, A top-notch night of comedy to benefit the 2016 Bernie Sanders Presidential campaign, with Janeane Garofolo, Mark Normand, Aparna Nancherla, and more, Buy tix
* Big Irv’s Open Mic Variety Show
@ Big Irv’s (381 Hooper St) 7pm, FREE, Stories, rants, and jokes by Master Lee, Eugene Rosenberg, Simi Toledano, and more, RSVP

GROOVE-NYC-Nov.-2015MONDAY 11/02
* Groove Dance Floor @ [email protected] (31 Nassau Ave)6pm, $20, Join Misty Tripoli for a dance experience that nourishes your mind, body, and soul, More info
* Reverend Vince Anderson & the Love Choir @ Union Pool (484 Union Ave) 10:30pm, FREE, A combination of dirty gospel and good vibes, More info

12105866_10103729968300702_2093585122586836124_nTUESDAY 11/03
^ Double Book Launch
@ Desert Island (540 Metropolitan Ave) 7pm, FREE, With Jane Mai (See You Next Tuesday) and Julia Wertz (Drinking at the Movies), RSVP
* Live Law: Truth or Dare @ Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave) 7:30pm, $10, A storyteling series where folks sharing real stories of the law in our lives, More info

* 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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