Northside Festival, Paisley Planetarium, Popsickle – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (6/08–6/14)

NorthsideShowcase2016_180pxNorthside Festival Showcase at Bar Matchless brought to you by Greenpointers, Supercrush, and Carabella!
June 10th, 8PM, $7 @Bar Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave)

Check out live performances by some of our favorite artists at one of our favorite local haunts! Line Up: Heliotropes, Very Fresh, Los Bronson, Secret Crush, Friend Roulette. Preview here and RSVP.

[sponsored] Northside Festival Presents: Unit J Record Label Launch Partyimage June 9, 7pm, $5
House of Yes (2 Wyckoff Ave)
Celebrate the launch of Unit J records with 19 different cool artists & videos made at Unit J.

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

13393943_10209403852190799_9087379460660360937_nWEDNESDAY 6/08
* Trans in the Indie Theater Scene @ Brick Theater (579 Metropolitan Ave) 5pm, FREE, A panel discussion led by Charles Battersby with Maybe Burke, Arrie Davidson, Francis Weiss Rabkin, and Kit Yan, More info
^ ASS: Antagonist Storytelling Series @ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 8pm, FREE, Hear Calvin Cato, Justin Auslander, and Adam Selbst tell true stories of the worst things they’ve ever done on purpose, RSVP

dustyroseworkshopTHURSDAY 6/09
# Cleavage & Po-Pos Pop-Up
@ Daddy’s (437 Graham Ave) 7pm, FREE, Diane Chang will be cooking Sichuan dishes while DJs Nina Bower Crooke, Ashlyn Ace, Kristin Malossi, and Nicole Nicole operate the decks, RSVP
♦ Macrame Wall-Hanging Workshop
@ Dusty Rose Vintage (251 Greenpoint Ave) 7pm, $100, Learn the basic knots necessary to create a wall hanging to take home, More info
 Gimme Tinnitus Northside Showcase
@ Aviv (496 Morgan Ave) 7pm, $10, With Yonatan Gat / Grooms / Crown Larks / Zula / THICK, and more, Buy tix

13327367_10154193126653373_2278115405604383418_nFRIDAY 6/10

 Glued to the Screen 
@ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 6pm, FREE, Cultureisland presents a pop-up of Greg Moncada’s artwork with tunes curated by DJ Amelia Holt, RSVP
^ Immigrants in Exile
@ Big Irv’s (381 Hooper St) 6:30pm, FREE, Poets, storytellers, musicians, and artists share their experiences of nostalgia and longing, RSVP
* The Paisley Planetarium 
@ Big Sky Works (29 Wythe Ave) 9pm, $25, An aerial and music tribute to the music of Prince, RSVP

13233147_1087505754653756_1996726341605756192_nSATURDAY 6/11
^ Popsickle 7
@ Throne Watches (41-43 Wythe Ave) 1pm, FREE, A weekend-long mega-literary event, More info
♫ Warm-Up
@ MoMA PS1 (22-25 Jackson Ave) 3pm, $22, With DJ Premier / Flava D / Deantoni Parks / Fatima Yamaha / London O’Connor / BEARCAT, More info
* Leimay Fellows Showcase
@ Leimay-Cave (58 Grand St) 8pm, $17, Dance from Terra Incognita Theater, Kat Brown, Nicolas Noreña, Timothy Scott, Hannah Gross, More info

Northside-Festival-ArtWilliamsburg Walks Sat & Sun (6/11-12), 1-6PM, Bedford Avenue will transform into a public park (from Metropolitan Avenue to N 12th Street), filled with live music, art installations and massive block party vibes. More Info



^ The Point of the Meeting @ Triple Canopy (155 Freeman St) 5pm, $5, Readings by poets Aisha Sasha John and Gwen Muren, and a conversation about the social lives of poems and their movements and transformations on and off the page, More info
* Parks & Recreation Trivia
@ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 8pm, FREE, Host Maggie Ross brings you 5 rounds of trivia, including a clips round, a picture round, two general knowledge rounds, and a surprise round, More info

87-atxxlMONDAY 6/13
Let Me Finish Book Party
@ Word (126 Franklin St) 7pm, FREE, Celebrate the book with illustrator Isabel Roxas, RSVP
 New Guide to Predators & Prey
@ The Experiment (272 Grand St) 7:30pm, $5, Kat Burdick’s standup comedy special presentation about a heart of gold that’s gone completely blue, More info

HannahmontanaTUESDAY 6/14
^ SASS Presents the History of Summer Fun @ The Bedford (110 Bedford Ave) 7pm, FREE, Lectures Include: “The History of the Bathing Suit,” “Historic Amusement Parks of Long Island,” and “Bizarre Moments in Horse Racing,” RSVP
☺ Buttery Riffz @ Tender Trap (66 Greenpoint Ave) 9pm, FREE, Metal-themed comedy hosted by Justin Hancock and Tim Unkenholz, 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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