Wildcat Cabaret, Band Lotto, SummerScreen – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (8/10–8/16)

ClassicalMusicConcertMcGolrick Park Neighborhood Alliance invites you to spend August in McGolrick!​ ​To celebrate the park’s 125 anniversary, the Alliance is hosting​ ​five events, kicking off with​ ​a classical music concert in the Park Pavilion on Thursday, August 11, 2016, at 7 pm. ​A local musical group, t​he Church Park Quintet​,​ will perform works by Haydn, Boccherini and others.​ Please join us tomorrow in McGolrick Park!​ [sponsored]

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

coloring-club-drink-and-draw-extravaganza-95WEDNESDAY 8/10
* SummerScreen @ McCarren Park, 6pm, FREE, This year’s audience choice selection will be Almost Famous, More info
* Coloring Club Drink & Draw @ New York Distilling Co (79 Richardson St) 7:30pm, $5, An unlimited supply of coloring pages are available, as well as colored pencils, crayons, and markers, plus cocktail specials, Buy tix

Screen Shot 2016-08-08 at 7.07.54 PMTHURSDAY 8/11
# Kreung Cambodian Pop-Up Dinner 
@ The Diamond (43 Franklin St) 6pm, FREE, Chef Chakriya Un will be preparing a delectable spread of delights, RSVP
 Classical Music in the Park @ McGolrick Park, 7pm, FREE, A concert by the Park Church Quintet, More info
^ Bad Advice from Bad Women @ Word (126 Franklin St) 7pm, FREE, Emily Books presents Niina Pollari, Ruth Curry, Jade Sharma, Chloe Caldwell, Melissa Gira Grant, and Natasha Stagg, More info

Screen Shot 2016-08-08 at 11.39.08 PMFRIDAY 8/12

 Minus Pedro EP Release Party
@ Bar Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $10, With Klassik / TruthCity / DJ Schools / Gustaf, RSVP
* That Which Isn’t
@ Brick Theater (579 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm, $18, A play that explores the limits of forgiveness and the way we remember those we’ve left behind, More info
 Pancakes & Whiskey’s 3rd Birthday Bash
@ Rough Trade (64 North 9th St) 8pm, $10, With The Skins / Sharkmuffin / The Teen Age, RSVP

ce59cc_75f14ea209cb4415963f83e8a2ce5f2c-mv2SATURDAY 8/13
* McGolrick Park Saturday Sweep
@ McGolrick Park, 10am, FREE, Join your neighbors to tackle litter for a more beautiful and enjoyable park, RSVP
# Come Taste @ Archestratus Books & Food (160 Huron St) 1pm, FREE, Paolo Maliksi of George Howell Coffee pops in to show home coffee brewers how it’s done, RSVP
 Summer Thunder @ Union Pool (484 Union Ave) 2pm, FREE, With Boss Hog playing from his new Maxi-Disco 12-inch “Brood Star,” More info
* Wildcat Cabaret @ The Hall at MP (470 Driggs Ave) 10:30pm, $25, Featuring burlesque from Cassandra Rosebeetle, Nina La Voix, and Delysia LaChatte, More info

31963_116133458430893_7923058_nSUNDAY 8/14
 Bang on a Can Music Series @ Noguchi Museum (9-01 33rd Rd) 3pm, American Contemporary Music Ensemble plays pieces by Philip Glass and Meredith Monk, More info
 Liquid + Sky @ Manhattan Inn (632 Manhattan Ave) 7pm, $10 suggested, A dance installation featuring The Lovelies with live music by Ben Brody, Carson Moody, and Trevor New, RSVP

IMG_2292MONDAY 8/15
 The Hyve
@ Annoyance Theater (367 Bedford Ave) 9pm, $5, A new comedy television show featuring Kelly Cooper, Josh Greenwood, Heather Harrison, Kristin Kirkley, and more, More info
* Deep with Chris Osborn @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 9:30pm, FREE, A night of experimental videos and art pieces unearthed from the darker side of the Internet, More info

Screen Shot 2016-08-09 at 12.07.17 AMTUESDAY 8/16
^ The Prose Bowl @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St) 6:30pm, FREE, Pitch your fiction against other New Yorkers’ for a prize, RSVP
 Band Lotto @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 8pm, $5, With Stellas Mayhem / Rachel Angel / MP Lockwood / Barbiana Complex, 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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