Greenpoint Film Festival, Kentucky Derby Party, Salsa Sunday and Spelling Bee — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (5/2-5/8)

WEDNESDAY 5/2

♦ Mean Girls with a Strawberry Daiquiri @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave), 6:30pm, $24, Buy Tix
^ The Garbage Times: Sam Pink with Jonny Diamond @ McNally Jackson Williamsburg (76 N. 4th St), 7pm, FREE, reading and Q+A, More info
Rawhide, Pyrolatrous, Mirror Queen @ St. Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave.), 8pm, $8, Buy Tix
♦ No Country For Old Men @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Avenue), 8pm, FREE, More Info

THURSDAY 5/3

♦ Moniker International Art Fair @ Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse (73 West Street), 5pm, $25, Moniker Art Fair makes its New York debutBuy Tix
♦ Greenpoint Film Festival @ Wythe Hotel (80 Wythe Ave), 6pm, $10-56, Buy Tix
# The Language of Flavor in Honey @ MOFAD (62 Bayard), 6:30pm, $30, Italian-trained honey expert Carla Marina Marchese will show you how to taste and pair honey., Buy Tix
♫ She Spends One-Year Anniversary Party @ New Women’s Space (188 Woodpoint Rd.), 6:30pm, $10, Wine and La Croix will be provided for free. Bring a little cash to participate in raffles, Buy Tix

FRIDAY 5/4

UK to BK with DJ Misbehaviour Black Flamingo (168 Borniquen Place), 10pm-4am, FREE w/ RSVP before midnight
$10 after 12am, all vinyl DJ Misbehaviour who’s played for 25+ years. She went viral on Facebook DJing 90’s hip hop on vinyl in NYC last summer with more than 26 million viewsRSVP
2Squared Piano Duo in concert @ Areté Venue and Gallery (67 West St. #103), 6pm, $12 Buy Tix
♦ Endnotes. Group Exhibition. @ The Chimney (202 Morgan Avenue), 6:30pm, FREE, Artists from around the world share their precious libraries along with works that connect to their literary selection, More Info
☺ The Hard Times Showcase 018 @ Tender Trap (66 Greenpoint Ave), 7:30pm, $5, A stand up comedy showcase featuring writers for The Hard Times and their friends! More Info
May Grand Salon Show @Greenpoint Gallery (390 McGuinness Blvd), 8pm, FREE, Best in Show wins $200 and a solo show and bands will play, more info

SATURDAY 5/5

# South Indian Cooking Class with The Tiffin Club @ Archestratus. (160 Huron St.), 10am, $85, begin by making regional specialties and end with a delicious brunch! Buy Tix
☺ The Other Art Fair @ The Brooklyn Expo Center (72 Noble St.), 11am, FREE, over 110 emerging artist RSVP
♫ Pete’s 193rd Annual Kentucky Derby Party @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer), 3pm, FREE, Hats, Tacos and Dancing More Info
Panda Bear @ Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost St), 7:00pm, $25, Buy Tix
♫ Rubulad Presents: Zest @ Bushwick, 9pm, $10-15, Bands and DJs from Brazil and New Orleans. RSVP to [email protected] for address, more info.

SUNDAY 5/6

♫ Music of the Streets Festival @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Avenue), 2pm, $12, DJs spinning cumbia, salsa, ska, reggae, latin rock, punk, and more!Buy Tix
♫ Salsa Sundays @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave), 6pm, $8-10 Buy Tix
♫ Gilded Masquerade Soirée @ Sort of Wine Bar (639 Driggs Ave), 7pm, $25, Open bar, live jazz, cocktail attire, masks encouraged, More Info

MONDAY 5/7

* Photoshoppin’ History @ Starr Bar (214 Starr Street), 7pm, $8, Featuring our News Editor! Buy Tix
* Sound Art Meditation @ Lucas Lucas Gallery (57 Conselyea Street), 7pm, $30, Buy Tix
♫ Slenderbodies @ Rough Trade (64 N 9th), 7pm, $12, Buy Tix
Free Rooftop Movie Monday @Our Wicked Lady (153 Morgan Ave), 8pm, FREE, Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure, More Info

TUESDAY 5/8

♦ Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies Presents: Preserving Genre Cinema @ Film Noir Cinema (112 Meserole Ave), 7pm, $12-15, lecture class on the challenges of film preservation Buy Tix
♫ Kundalini Yoga For Your Senses @ Anima Mundi Apothecary (35 Noble st.), 7pm, $25, Buy Tix
☺ B-E-E Spelling – A live game show to benefit HeadCount @Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe), 7:30pm, donations $10+, late night comedy meets spelling bee, Buy Tix

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

About Lucie Levine

Lucie Levine is the founder of Archive on Parade, a local tour and event company that aims to take New York’s fascinating history out of the archives and into the streets. She’s a Native New Yorker, licensed New York City tour guide, and freelance writer with a passion for the city’s social, political and cultural history.

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