Worlds Fair Nano, Pizza Night, Kweendom, Two Door Cinema Club, Björk — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (9/13–9/19)

 

TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint 2017 is back in its 8th year for another block-party-style event in East River State Park (90 Kent Ave), featuring tastes from over 40 of the neighborhood’s best spots, live music, demonstrations and much, much more! Greenpointers get 40% off tickets!

WEDNESDAY 9/13 
♫ Wilder Maker // Big Search // Jesse Harris
@ Rough Trade (64 N 9th St), 7pm, $10, Wilder Maker’s songs keenly observe landscapes of desire and abandon, filled with colorful characters and street revelations, Buy tix
♦ MAG Exhibition Opening Reception @ C’mon Everybody (325 Franklin Ave), 7pm, FREE, Molly Goldfarb’s is filling C’mon Everybody’s renovated gallery space for a solo show full of brand new works, More info
♫ NE-HI, Honduras, Gymshorts @ Alphaville (140 Wilson Ave), 8pm, $10, Buy tix

THURSDAY 9/14
^ Ben Blum presents Ranger Games with Matt Gallagher @ WORD (126 Franklin St), 7pm, FREE, In his final hours of leave, Alex Blum, with two fellow soldiers and two strangers, drove to a local bank in Tacoma, and committed armed robbery, More info
# Pizza Night @ Archestratus Books + Food (160 Huron St), 7pm, $19, Pick your toppings to create the personal pizza of your dreams! We have gluten-free crusts, too!, More info
♫ The Meadows Official Afterparty ft. Big Wild @ Schimanski (54 N 11th St), 8pm, $22, Buy tix
* Pop-up Ironing @ Brooklyn Safehouse (120 Franklin St), 9pm, FREE, Jeremy Hook is setting up a ironing board and wants to help you fix your rumpled duds.

FRIDAY 9/15
☺ Kweendom Back-to-School Happy Hour SausageFest! @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St), 6pm, FREE, Start your weekend out right with performances from some of New York’s favorite queer comedians & swish-swish happy hour specials, More info
^ The Prose Bowl Presents: Raise a Glass! @ The Richardson (451 Graham Ave), 8pm, FREE, Guests can compose short toasts to whatever they choose – person, event, political party – and then either read them aloud or see them performed by our team of improv stylists. More info
♫ Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave), 8pm, $20, Buy tix
♫ Two Door Cinema Club DJ Set & Circa Waves @ Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave), 11:55pm, $25, Buy tix

SATURDAY 9/16
* Worlds Fair Nano @ Brooklyn Expo Center (72 Noble Street), 10am, $55-$105, A weekend of  technology, futurist talks, interactive art, spontaneous performances, music, food, and more, More info
* Passerbuys Market @ Dusty Rose Vintage (251 Greenpoint Ave), 12pm, FREE, Past passersby are cleaning out their closets…and giving you the chance to shop them, More info
* Closing Party!! @ The Habitat (988 Manhattan Ave), 2pm, FREE, Say goodbye until the booze is gone, More info
♫ None Above All, Examine, Held Hostage, Fragmented, MAAFA @ Bar Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave), 8pm, $10, Buy tix
♫ Brazilian Beat de Novo / Food Launch Party! @ Our Wicked Lady (153 Morgan Ave), 8pm, FREE, Come dance, sweat & free the demons, More info

SUNDAY 9/17
♫ CAS NYC presents 20 Yrs of Björk, “Homogenic” @ Magick City (37 Box St), 4pm, $10,”If not the greatest electronic album of all time, it’s certainly the greatest of its decade” – Sal Cinquemani, Buy tix
* 7th Year Anniversary Party @ [email protected] (31 Nassau Ave), 4pm, FREE, Free drinks & hors d’oeuvres with Caribbean food plates by @mzyumyumkitchen, music by BENGEY, & raffle prize giveaways, More info
♫ David Liebe Hart, Matthew Silver, Yucky Duster, The Johns @ Sunnyvale (1031 Grand St), 8pm, $12, Buy tix

MONDAY 9/18
* Therapeutic Comic Drawing Workshop with Tikva of Kimchi Cuddles! @ New Woman Space (188 Woodpoint Rd), 7pm, $35, Learn the art of therapeutic comic drawing with Kimchi Cuddles’ Tikva Wolf. NO ARTISTIC SKILL REQUIRED! Buy tix
♫ Castle, Knight Terror, Sanhedrin @ St. Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave), 7:30pm, $8, Buy tix
♫ Sonder @ Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N 6th St), 8pm, $20, Buy tix

TUESDAY 9/19
♫ Guitar Through Latin American Folk Songs @ Sacred Arts Research Foundation (107 Green St), 7pm, $25, Enhance your guitar technique and learn to sing and play a variety of Spanish and Latin folk songs, Buy tix
♫ Tuesday Creatures w/ Orazio Rispo b2b Maksim @ TBA Brooklyn (395 Wythe Ave), 10pm, FREE, More info

 

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

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