Goldeneye Tournament, Nobody Pageant, Roller Disco Party, Pussy Power Art Show — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (8/2–8/8)

Join Brokelyn for boozin’ and beachin’ this Saturday (August 5) @ Coney Art Walls (3050 Stillwell Ave)! Unlimited drinks for three hours, games and more summer fun than you can stuff into your Speedo! Use discount code “GREENPOINT” for $14 off tickets.

 

WEDNESDAY 8/2

♦ SummerScreen: I Know What You Did Last Summer @ McCarren Park, 6pm, FREE, Let’s toast … to us, to our last summer of immature, adolescent decadence. Gates open at 6pm, Sammus performs at 7:30pm, and the film starts at sundown, More info
* Trivia Night @Archestratus (160 Huron St), 8pm, FREE, Categories various, beer innumerable, arancine aplenty. There will be three rounds + a lightning round, but only one epic trophy, RSVP
* Goldeneye Tournament @ Sunnyvale (1031 Grand St), 11:30pm, FREE, 4 Fresh Controllers, 8 characters, But only one Oddjob. Martinis at Happy Hour prices and $3 beers, More info


THURSDAY 8/3

# Long Island Breweries Night @ Barcade (388 Union Ave), 4pm, FREE, Bevy of breweries for a night celebrating all things Long Island, More info
# Lust, Brains, and Taste
@ MOFAD (62 Bayard St), 6:30pm, $30, Titillating evening exploring how taste, smell, and all of our other senses drive attraction and desire, Buy tix
* The Mx. Nobody Pageant @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave), 8pm, FREE, The Nobodies are back with the second year of their signature un-pageant. Competitors throw down the Newness, Outlook, Passion, and Eeugh it takes to make us scream NOPE, More info

FRIDAY 8/4

* The Roller Wave: Roller Disco Party @ House of YES (2 Wykoff Ave), 6pm, $10-20, An evening of roll bouncing, boozing, and boogying. Get your workout and your happy hour on at the same time, Buy tix
♫ Female Frequency, BAE & Elestial Sound Showcase
@ The Well (272 Meserole St), 7:30pm, $8, Female Frequency, BAE & Elestial Sound present a night of electronic music, More info
=) Cry Baby 5 Comedy Show & Party @ GAMBA Forest (231 Norman Ave), 10pm, FREE, Comedy show in an art gallery hosted by two dudes named Abe and Dekunle, More info

 

SATURDAY 8/5

♦ Draw Flowers + Terrariums Workshop
@ Brooklyn Craft Company (165 Greenpoint Ave), 11am, $55, Learn to draw adorable and charming botanicals! This mellow, beginner-level workshop will take you on a tour of illustration basics in one three-hour session, More info
♦ Blanket Fort as Ritual Practice—a Physical Poetry Workshop
@ Point Green (260 Java St), 3pm, by Donation, This workshop uses the body, the voice, informal dance, play, and the creation of the embodied altar that is a blanket fort. Participants will receive an audio recording of what will be a collaborative music composition, RSVP
* IncrediPole Turns 2! Let’s Party!
@ Incredipole (145 Java St), 4pm, by Donation, Celebrate the two year anniversary of local pole studio IncrediPole! Open house, BBQ, snacks and drinks + performances, More info
♫ Neurosis, Converge, Amenra @ Warsaw (261 Driggs Ave), 7pm, $35, Buy tix


SUNDAY 8/6


^ Storytime: ‘Free Rain’ with Author/illustrator Jose Lucio 
@ WORD (126 Franklin St), 3pm, FREE, Come join the chickens as they explore their newfound freedom. Experience their bravery, fear, and joy as the chickens discover the Free Rain on the free range, More info
♫ Soundsets: A Brazilian Chill Out @ Halcyon The Shop (74 Wythe Ave), 6:30pm, FREE, Evening of chilled Brazilian beats, More info
♫ Summer Labs: Ariadne, Invisible Anatomy, Late Sea @ National Sawdust (80 North 6th St), 7pm, $15, Ten incredible artists—both solo acts and groups—from a pool of over 100 applicants to create, workshop, and showcase a masterpiece, Buy tix


MONDAY 8/7


♫ Industry Night w/ Elon + David Paglia
@ TBA Brooklyn (395 Wythe Ave), 9pm, FREE, A banana (Elon) and a Paisano (David Paglia) come together, lugging in their respective vinyl collections to deliver an aural delicacy of rhythms and grooves spanning multiple genres of music, More info
♦ Brooklyn Horror Film Festival Presents: 68 Kill @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave), 9pm, $12, “a bloody late-nighter that features an unstoppable genre role for AnnaLynne McCord.” – We Got This Covered, Buy tix


TUESDAY 8/8


♦ I Love Pussy Power: Art Show & Discussion 
@ The Living Gallery BK (1094 Broadway), 6pm, FREE, An art event and discussion about PUSSY. What comes to your mind when you hear the word? How does it make you feel? What does it represent? Through art and poetry we will open up this discussion, More info
* Investing for Beginners with Brooklyn Plans @ New Women Space (188 Woodpoint Rd), 7pm, $20, Ready to start investing some of your hard earned cash but don’t know where to begin? Join us for a workshop on investing basics! We’ll breakdown the financial jargon and help you navigate through the financial system like a pro, Buy tix
♫ POND Magazine Presents: Warbly Jets Residency @ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway), 11pm, $8, Buy tix 

 

* Greenpointers Pick
♫ Music
^ Literary Event
♦ Art & Film
☺ Comedy Event
# Foodie Event
♥ Pheremones Likely

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