Purim Bash, Great Egg Hunt, Brunch Bounce – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (3/23–3/29)

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

1914636_10156655745455066_940238610212906208_nWEDNESDAY 3/23
☺ What Are You Afraid Of? 
@ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 8pm, $8, Comic tales of fears featuring Jasmine Pierce, Anita Flores, Anna Rose Roisman, and Julio Torres, Buy tix
# Sumo Stew
@ Brooklyn Brewery (79 North 11th St) 8pm, $5, Watch a sumo match streaming live from Japan while you enjoy bento boxes by outstanding local chefs, More info

THURSDAY 3/24
* Purim Bash
@ Greenpoint Loft (67 West St) 6:30pm, $10, With a megillah reading, magic show, face painting, crafts, buffet dinner, and more, More info
* You & Yours Grand Opening
@ You & Yours Vintage (77 Franklin St) 6pm, FREE, Get drinks, desserts, and amazing vintage finds, More info
 “Passing Through” and Motley Cru Wine Release 
@ Brooklyn Oenology (209 Wythe Ave) 7pm, FREE, Opening reception for a solo exhibition by Fanny Allié, plus a celebration of the release of 2012 Motley Cru, More info


12748051_1142478352459206_5642564682896884005_oFRIDAY 3/25
 Fung Wah Biennial Exhibition Opening Reception
@ Flux Factory (39-31 29th St) 6pm, FREE, A series of gallery exhibitions on Chinatown buses: all the joys and frustrations of a regular gallery opening, but traveling at 70 miles per hour, More info
♫ Shellshag
@ Aviv (496 Morgan Ave) 8pm, $8, With Parlor Walls / The Lopez / Prima, RSVP
♫ Hypnocraft & The Wreckroom Present 
@ Union Pool (484 Union Ave) 8pm, $10, With Not Blood Paint / The Skins / Iggy Dean, RSVP

Screen Shot 2016-03-22 at 1.31.30 PMSATURDAY 3/26
* McGolrick Park Egg Hunt @ McGolrick Pavilion (Driggs Ave & N. Henry St) 12pm, $15, Thousands and thousands of eggs to find, plus photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny, arts & crafts, and face painting, Buy tix
* Great Easter Egg Hunt & Bar Crawl @ Grand St, 2pm, FREE, Seven bars along Grand St will offer drink specials and be filled with hundreds of prize-filled eggs, More info
♫ Brunch Bounce @ Verboten (54 North 11th St) 2pm, $20, Eat, drink, and dance at the first Brunch Bounce of 2016, Buy tix
☺ That Slapstick Show @ Standard Toykraft (722 Metropolitan Ave) 7:30pm, $10, A look at film comedy during the early sound era, RSVP

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* Narayana Center Spring Open House
@ Narayana Integrative Center (191 Nassau Ave) 12pm, FREE, Take a taste of the center’s classes and future workshops; refreshments provided, More info
☺ Comedy at the Knitting Factory
@ Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave) 9pm, FREE, Hosted by Will Miles, Clark Jones, and Kenny DeForest, More info

the-best-of-everything-movie-poster-1959-1020212556-219x333MONDAY 3/28
^ Books & Booze: The Best of Everything
@ Nitehawk Cinema (136 Metropolitan Ave) 7pm, $15, A panel discussion and screening of The Best of Everything, in celebration of Matt Zoller Seitz’s book, Mad Men Carousel, More info
* Gamba Z’s Artist Salon @ Lucky Luna (167 Nassau Ave) 7:30pm, FREE, Performances range from readings and poetry to acoustic musicians, rappers, performance artists, dancers, and hula hoopers, RSVP

Screen Shot 2016-03-22 at 2.03.23 PMTUESDAY 3/29
*^ Cool as F*ck Reading Series
@ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St) 7:30pm, FREE, Regular literary open mic series, More info
* Movie Trivia 
@ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 8:30pm, FREE, Hosted by Maggie Ross and featuring six rounds of 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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