Air Guitar Qualifiers, Party & Pie, Soundpainting Festival – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (5/04–5/10)

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

Edible-16.05-FeastWithAndrew-780x780WEDNESDAY 5/04
# A Beer-y Good Meal @ Brooklyn Brewery (79 North 11th St) 6pm, $45, A three-course, family-style meal presented by Edible Brooklyn, Buy tix
# Sugar & Suffering: The North Brooklyn Chapter @ Gallery AWA (61 Greenpoint Ave) 7pm, FREE, A talk on the impact of sugar refining in Brooklyn and the legacy it has left behind, RSVP

13102789_1595585854065846_2075950800541247950_nTHURSDAY 5/05
# Pipeworks Cinco de Meow-o Ninja Festival
@ Brouwerij Lane (78 Greenpoint Ave) 7pm, FREE, A themed fiesta showcasing taps and bottles of Pipeworks beer, RSVP
 NYC Soundpainting Festival
@ The Firehouse Space (246 Frost St) 8pm, $12, A three-day fest presenting this multi-disciplinary live-composing sign language for musicians, actors, dancers, and visual artists, RSVP


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♦ Hyper Group Show
@ Superchief Gallery (66 Greenpoint Ave) 7pm, FREE, A group exhibition featuring 20+ artists, plus musical performances, DJs, and more, RSVP
* Party & Pie
@ Standard Toykraft (722 Metropolitan Ave) 7:30pm, $5 suggested, A fundraiser for Eat Drink Tell Your Friends, with tunes by DJ Alex Harden, food, puppets, portraits, and cheap booze, More info
 Dizzee Rascal: Boy in da Corner Live
 @ Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 North 6th St) 8pm, $25, Red Bull Music Academy presents the genre-defining grime album performed in its entirety, More info

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^ Book & Bake Sale
@ Greenpoint Library (107 Norman Ave) 11am, FREE, Tons of books and treats presented by the Friends of Greenpoint Library, More info
♦ 1st Annual Flux-a-Thon
@ Flux Factory (39-31 29th St) 4pm, FREE, Teams of artists will wander through the streets of LIC with their best mobile art projects and roving spectacles; $20 afterparty at Smiling Hogshead Ranch, RSVP
 Dance Music Sex Romance @ Rough Trade (64 North 9th St) 9pm, $5, A Prince video tribute dance party, More info
 The Bunker x Dekmantel
@ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave) 10pm, $15, A night of dark and driving electronic music, Buy tix

Screen Shot 2016-05-03 at 4.22.33 PMSUNDAY 5/08
 US Air Guitar 2016 Qualifier 
@ Saint Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $10, Winner from this event will move on to BOSTON to compete in the East Coast US Air Guitar Semifinals, RSVP
 The Annoyance Presents Improv @ The Annoyance Theater (367 Bedford Ave) 8:30pm, $5, Long-form improvisational comedy with three rotating teams each week, More info

downloadMONDAY 5/09
* Healing Ways of the Diné People
@ Golden Drum (97 Green St) 7pm, FREE, An evening with world reknowned sacred artisan and ceremonial leader Patrick Scott, More info
 Daniel Simonson’s Work in Progress 
@ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 9pm, FREE, An in-progress show from Norwegian standup comic Daniel Simonsen, More info

eventbrite_invitesV2-02-LO-RES-640x320TUESDAY 5/10
* Bike Riding IRL
@ Brooklyn Bicycle Co (61 Greenpoint Ave) 6:30pm, FREE, Four New Yorkers from different walks of life talk about their varied experiences on bikes, More info
* SASS Presents Secret Societies of History
@ The Bedford (110 Bedford Ave) 7pm, FREE, Featuring lectures on: “The Old Boys of the Skull and Bones Society,” “Freemasons: Secret Scientists, and “The ‘Hedonistic’ Hellfire Club,” RSVP

* 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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