Furmint Wine Dinner, Naked Family, Metal Yoga, Persian Arts Festival – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (3/15–3/21)

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


WEDNESDAY 3/15

# Cook the Book: Gjelina @ Brooklyn Kitchen (100 Frost St) 6:30pm, $95, A taste of southern Califiornia to the east coast. An evening of “grain-and-vegetable centric, globally inspired cuisine” inspired by Gjelina, Buy tix
♦ RAW Brooklyn Presents: CUSP @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave) 7pm, $22-30, 50+ local creatives showcasing talent across mediums such as visual art, photography, accessory design, fashion, performance art, hair & makeup, film & music, Buy tix
=) Fuxedo: The Spring Collection @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St), 7pm, FREE,In fashion, one day you’re in, the next day you’re out, and the day after that you’re watching improv in the back of a bar in Brooklyn. An on-trend evening of comedy, More info

 

THURSDAY 3/16

# Furmint Wine Dinner @ Cherry Point (664 Manhattan Ave), 7pm, $80, New American meet Hungarian flavors with four courses, three Furmints, and three Hungarian winemakers, RSVP
♫ Lost Boro: Beats, Raps & Threads @ Tender Trap (66 Greenpoint Ave), 7pm, FREE, One part pop-up shop, one part rap show, equal parts dope, More info
♫ Tortoise w/ Little Black Egg & Tara Jane ONeil @ The Hall at MP (470 Driggs Ave), 7pm, $25, (le) poisson rouge presents: Tortoise w/ Little Black Egg (Georgia Hubley of Yo La Tengo) and Tara Jane O’Neil, Buy tix

FRIDAY 3/17

♫ Sanctuary Presents: Drew Angus, Eli Sundae & Melanie Charles @ San Damiano Mission (85 N 15th St), 7pm, by Donation, Closing night show! Sanctuary is a multi-media arts festival celebrating community, spirituality and creative expression, RSVP
♦ Naked Family @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St), 9pm, $7, Eclectic crew of artists for a night of Queer Heart Healing & Celebration of LGBTQ, More info
* Lady Snowblood @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave), 11:59pm, $8, A young woman (Meiko Kaji), trained from childhood as an assassin and hell-bent on revenge for the murders of her father and brother and the rape of her mother, hacks and slashes her way to gory satisfaction in turn-of-the-twentieth-century Japan, Buy tix

 

SATURDAY 3/18

# Coffee & Tea Festival NYC @ Brooklyn Expo Center (72 Noble St), 12pm, $25, More than 75 exhibitors from around the globe as they pour tastings of their finest coffees and teas, Buy tix
* Metal Yoga @ St Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave), 1:30pm, $12, Feeling the heat of the moment? Let’s summon evil spirit and the darkness! In our full blown metal yoga class from hell, More info
♫ Field Recording Workshop @ Brooklyn Home of Music (107 Green St), 3pm, $50, Gather your sounds and use them to create music in the same day! Take a tour of the Greenpoint waterfront to find and record your sounds. Then back to BHOME to learn how to manipulate your sounds and use them in your music, More info
♦ GAMBA Jam and open mic @ GAMBA Forest (231 Norman Ave), 9pm, FREE, Refreshments as well as a lot of love and creativity. All performance styles welcome. Live painting by Brett W. Thompson, More info

 

SUNDAY 3/19

♦ Persian Arts Festival @ National Sawdust (80 North 6th St), 10am, $15, A Persian folk tale from the Shahnahmeh or Book of Kings brought to life through live music, narration and shadow puppets, Buy tix
# The Brooklyn Meatball Takedown 2017 @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave), 2pm, $20, Infinity balls! Monumental choices!!! It’s your special job to cram all the balls into you, and vote on the best ball in Brooklyn, Buy tix
♫ Shelter Anniversary Pt 1 @ Output (74 Wythe Ave), 5pm, $25, Legendary British group Soul II Soul known for their chart-topping hit “Back to Life” perform live, Buy tix
♫ The Jam: Unity Is Power @ Black Flamingo (168 Borinquen Pl), 6pm, FREE, Cocktails and Sole Therapy featuring Joseph Valentin [Republic Music], Samir Hall [Clairaudience], Mike Hess [Republic Music], Dio & Mira [Pie Jam – BKNY], More info

 

MONDAY 3/20

♫ Grammerhorn Wren, Valaska, Hey Girl Slow Down, Huck @ Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave), 7:30pm, $10, A portion of every ticket sold is donated to Sweet Relief Musicians Fund, a charity that provides financial assistance to all types of career musicians, Buy tix
♫ Brighu Sahni @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St), 9:30pm, FREE, Playing virtuosic acoustic finger-style music with his own singer-songwriter compositions, guitarist and composer Bhrigu Sahni is known for his incredible musical versatility , More info


TUESDAY 3/21


♦ Mothership NYC Artists’ Salon 
@ Mothership NYC (253 Green St), 7:30pm, Artist-in-residence, South African visual artist Diane Victor will give a presentation about her ongoing project: ephemeral portraits drawn with the soot from a candle, RSVP
* Farout Taco Tour Ft. Eyenine @Tender Trap (66 Greenpoint Ave), 8pm, $10, Special guests Lex Rush, Lars Viola, The Karma Kids and Dan Dillinger will also be rockin as well! Come down and have a few dranks with us and enjoy some killer hip hop!s, More info
=) The Pickle Gang March Show @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St), 9pm, FREE,More comedy and music and vinegar and brine than you can possibly handle, but people have been askin ’bout it, so Jordan Jensen AND Brian Bahe are deliverin, More info

 

* Greenpointers Pick
♫ Music
^ Literary Event
♦ Art Event
=) Comedy Event
# Foodie Event
♥ Pheremones Likely
$ Shopping Event

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