Buff Monster, Ubu Rex, Winter Wonderlandia – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (12/09–12/15)

GOS_Artists_Mixer_12-10-15Greenpoint Open Studios December Artists Mixer
December 10th, 7:30pm, FREE
Dirck the Norseman, 7 North 15th St
Hey Greenpoint artists and art lovers! Put your paintbrushes down and join Greenpointers to talk art over delicious locally brewed craft beer.
More info

KARCHER_umbrella_1 copy_180[sponsored] The Karcher’s Holiday Open House
December 13th, 6pm, FREE
72 Greenpoint Ave
Holiday open house to introduce our Spa and skin care Department through the magical back yard of the salon
More info

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

unnamed-1WEDNESDAY 12/09
* Macbeth: Things Bad Begun 
@ The Shanty (79 Richardson St) 7pm, $35, FoxWolf Productions presents a night full of spirits, a dramatic live score, and visceral consequences, Buy tix
* Video Music Box
@ Nitehawk Cinema (136 Metropolitan Ave) 9:30pm, $15, Look back over 30 years of Ralph McDaniels’ Video Music Box, featuring rare and unseen live-footage of Nas, Notorious BIG, Run DMC, and more, More info

12238345_1517647018561003_234713789187476565_oTHURSDAY 12/10
♦ Mnemonic Tectonics
@ Brooklyn Oenology (209 Wythe Ave) 7pm, FREE, Opening reception for a solo exhibition of work by Ben Boothby, More info
* Holiday Warmup with North Brooklyn Boat Club @ Dirck the Norseman (7 North 15th St) 7pm, FREE, Get to know fellow paddlers and share war stories about winter paddling, RSVP

69_EdpFRIDAY 12/11
 Girls on Bills
@ Bar Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $8, With Feral Fawn / Bunny Punch / Geena Davis / Thick, RSVP
☺ Brooklyn Comedy Festival Winder Wonderlandia
@ Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave) 8:30pm, $10, With Jo Firestone / Connor Ratliff and Mikey Erg / Rebecca Vigil and Evan Kaufman / David Carl, Buy tix
♫ Yeah: An Indie Dance Party
@ Grand Victory (245 Grand St) 11pm, FREE, With DJs Brian Blackout and Doctor Mister, More info

E427AF_detailSATURDAY 12/12
#Chili & Beer with Bushwick Food Co-Op
@ Brouwerij Lane (78 Greenpoint Ave) 2pm, FREE, An afternoon of tasty chili, side dishes from Dig Inn, and yummy beer, RSVP
* Ubu Rex
@ Aviv (496 Morgan Ave) 5pm, $15, Stairwell Theater presents a post-apocalyptic dinner party in circus-cabaret Poland, RSVP
 Buff Monster Stay Melty 
@ Cotton Candy Machine (235 South 1st St) 7pm, FREE, The very first book signing for irreverent street artist Buff Monster’s new book, More info
* Feelings: A SoloWeek Show
@ Standard Toykraft (722 Metropolitan Ave) 7pm, $10, A one-person show featuring hand-drawn gifs, Buy tix

handmakers-market-brooklynSUNDAY 12/13
* Handmakers Holiday Market @ Sacred Arts Research Foundation (107 Green St) 1pm, FREE, A collection of handmade, eco, holistic, and vintage goods, plus items inspired by ceremonial traditions from around the world, More info
♫ Syrian Concert to Benefit Refugees
@ Lutheran Church of the Messiah (129 Russell St) 7pm, $40, Featuring Gaida, Lina Sergie Attar, and Zora O’Neill, Buy tix

11230743_10100862783297466_7581416392690664015_oMONDAY 12/14
 Side Ponytail Comedy @ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 8pm, FREE, With Ana Fabrega / Ashley Brooke Roberts / Tyler Richardson / Madonna Refugia, RSVP
☺ Mommy’s Lil Helper Comedy Show @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 9pm, FREE, With Lorelei Ramirez / Blair Socci / Catherine Cohen / Patty Harrison, RSVP

Trivia_007_editTUESDAY 12/15
^ The Prose Bowl
@ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St) 6:30pm, FREE, A lighthearted open-mic showdown between writers of fiction, More info
* Movie Trivia @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 8:30pm, FREE, Six rounds of incredibly tough movie trivia, 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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