Greenpointers Spring Market, Tropicalia in Furs, Screaming Hand – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (4/13–4/19)

Greenpointers-Spring-Market275pxGreenpointers Spring Market
Sunday, April 17, 1pm, FREE, The historic Greenpoint Loft (67 West St, 5th Fl), which has been beautifully restored to its pre-war glory, will come alive with old-timey themes and music. Over 60 vendors will be offering locally crafted items and food to purchase and there will be fun, free activities. More info and RSVP


[sponsored] Dancing on My Own ’80s–’00s Prom
Saturday, April 16, 10pm, $5
Littlefield (622 Degraw St)
This prom season, bury high school in the past and come party with the skint. It’s prom without the pressure, not to mention all those added expenses like dinner, hairdressers, limos, and subsequent limo cleaning (after one too many glasses of punch). There will be music by DJ Steve Reynolds, balloons up the wazoo, $5–8 drink specials, and a virtual date photo booth where you can choose your own arm candy. More info

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

event_image_51896_1460161896WEDNESDAY 4/13
* Volunteer Season Opener @ North Brooklyn Farms (320 Kent Ave) 4pm, FREE, Help get North Brooklyn Farms back in action with their first volunteer day of the season, RSVP
# Second Servings: Eat Your Grief @ Greenpoint address upon purchase, 7pm, $35, Girl Party presents a five-course tasting event with foods for emotional healing, Buy tix

Screen Shot 2016-04-12 at 8.36.26 PMTHURSDAY 4/14
* Performancy Forum
@ Panoply Performance Lab (104 Meserole St) 8pm, FREE, An evening of performance art projects by five artists dealing with intersections between their own bodies and bodies politic, RSVP
* April Flux Thursday
@ Flux Factory (39-31 29th St) 8pm, FREE, Flux’s monthly potluck dinner and art salon, RSVP
@ Macri Park (462 Union Ave) 10pm, FREE, A night of disco music, ritualistic dancing, hedonism, and gory cult classics, RSVP 

SCH_NY_FlyerUpdateFRIDAY 4/15
 Screaming Hand Art Show
@ House of Vans (25 Franklin St) 6pm, FREE, Celebrate 30 years of the iconic skateboard logo with work by 40+ artists on display, More info
“Shared Location (Family Portraits)” Opening Reception
@ Booklyn (37 Greenpoint Ave) 7pm, FREE, A compilation of over 20 collage works by Abelardo Cruz Santiago, More info
 Wild Honey Pie Presents
@ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway) 8pm, $11, With Twin Wave / Surf Rock Is Dead / Ula Ruth, RSVP

12672143_10153664583398515_1466483654944012155_oSATURDAY 4/16
* Introduction to the Birds of Greenpoint
@ McGolrick Park Shelter Pavilion, 10am, FREE, Explore McGolrick Park and surrounding neighborhood identifying local birds by sight and sound, RSVP
 Tropicalia in Furs Pop-Up @ Double 6 Studio (66 Green St) 1pm, FREE, A two-day record boutique full of LPs and 7″s, plus DJs, bands, art, films, and more, RSVP
* Obscura Day Industrial Walking Tour @ Manhattan Ave & Commercial St, 3:30pm, $27, Follow Greenpoint’s waterways to discover the secrets of its history and infrastructure, More info
* Wall @ Aviv (496 Morgan Ave) 8pm, $8, With Big White / Sam Kogon / Navy Gangs, RSVP

Triple-Feature-Front-FinalSUNDAY 4/17
 Classic Album Sundays
@ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave) 4pm, FREE, A full listening of The Doors’ LA Woman, RSVP
☺ Triple Feature
@ Annoyance Theater (367 Bedford Ave) 7pm, $5, Three original shows: “Proud Papa,” “Teen Radio Presents Murder Beach,” and “Pegasus,” More info
♫ Hypnocraft Presents the Hum @ Manhattan Inn (632 Manhattan Ave) 8:30pm, $14, With Kimbra / Mirah, Sarah Lucas, and Katy Mohanty / Amy Garapic, Eliza Bagg, and Elori Kramer, More info

09-exxlMONDAY 4/18
 Side Ponytail Comedy 
@ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 7pm, FREE, With Emma Willmann, Corinne Fisher, Casey Balsham, Chris Calogero, George Gordon, Chelsea Taylor, and Ben Wasserman, RSVP
 Live Band Karaoke @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave) 8pm, $8, Karaoke accompanied by AC/DC tribute band High Voltage, More info

BABAR-Casino-Night-193x300TUESDAY 4/19
^ The Prose Bowl
@ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St) 6:30pm, FREE, Four writers come in, one writer leaves—or all of them do, but somebody gets a prize, RSVP
* Casino Night
@ Brooklyn Brewery (79 North 11th St) 8pm, $25, Join NAG and BABAR for a night filled with games, raffles, and drinks, 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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