Stand-Up Potluck, Elvana, Art Rap Social and Sunday Supper—What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (5/16-5/22)

WEDNESDAY 5/16

* Infrastructure Creek Walking Tour @Corner of Greenpoint/Kingsland, 7pm, $30, Newtown Creek Alliance Historian Mitch Waxman will lead an exploration of the city’s largest sewer plants, tunnels, draw and truss bridges and rail yards, Buy Tix
* NYC Outdoor Adventure Kit Launch Party @ New York Distilling Company (79 Richardson St.), 7pm, $5, Adventure Kit partners will tell you about sweet summer adventures, Buy Tix
♫ The Fratellis @ Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost St.), 8pm, $30, Buy Tix
♫ Spring Has Sprung Christmas Miracle @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St.), 8:30pm, FREE, more info

THURSDAY 5/17

^ Paragraph Brooklyn Launch Party @ Paragraph Brooklyn (84 Withers St.), 7pm, FREE, More Info
☺ Stand-up Potluck @ Legion Bar (790 Metropolitan Avenue), 7:30pm, FREE, More Info
♫ Heat Wave Vol 1 @ The Paper Box (17 Meadow Street), 8pm, $5, Buy Tix
♫ Alex Zhang Hungtai & Gabriel Ferrandini, Brian Chase @ National Sawdust (80 N 6th St.), 10:30pm, $12, Buy Tix

FRIDAY 5/18

Elvana: Elvis Fronted Nirvana @ St. Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave), 7pm, $12-$15,From the bowels of Disgraceland, Rock & Roll icons of the afterlife are raised from the dead, Buy Tix
 Waitress + Pie Tasting @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave), 9:15pm, $32, Buy Tix.
♫ Eddie’s Liquor Special: Senay & Friends @ Black Flamingo (168 Borinquen Pl), 10pm, FREE with RSVP before midnight, $10 after, RSVP

SATURDAY 5/19

* Natural Dyes and Botanicals for Relaxation @Anima Mundi (35 Noble St.), 2pm, $75, tix include unlimited open bar, You will make your own special blend of herbs and essential oils for rest, relaxation and dreaming to take home, Buy Tix
* Empire Skate Opening Reception @ City Reliquary (370 Metropolitan Avenue), 6pm, $5, This new exhibit brings the world of Empire Roller Skating Center to life, exploring its role as a national icon and a focal point of the African American community in Brooklyn. More Info
Art Rap Social @ GAMBA Forest (19 Division Pl), 8pm, $5, Buy Tix
♫ Night.Wav XIII – A Synthwave Party @ St. Vitus (1120 Manhattan Avenue), 11:00pm, FREE, More Info

SUNDAY 5/20

♦ Le Souk Summer Market @ Extra Fancy (302 Metropolitan Avenue), 12pm, FREE, local makers and shakers! More Info
# Sunday Supper @ North Brooklyn Farms (320 Kent Ave), 7pm, $100, Buy Tix
♫ Devialet Listening Sessions: Talking Heads ‘Remain in Light’ @ National Sawdust (80 N. 6th St.), 7pm, FREE, RSVP
☺ Three Chickies @ Threes (113 Franklin) 8:30pm, FREE, musical improv comedy, More info

MONDAY 5/21

♫ Jukebox the Ghost @ Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost St.), 7pm, $25-60, Buy Tix
♫ We Are Here @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer), 8:30pm, FREE, We Are Here is a folk duo out of Providence, More info
♫ Tim O’Keefe / Bellerophon / Heidemann / Martin Van Etten @ Sunnyvale (1031 Grand St.), 9pm, $8-10, Buy Tix
♫ Greg Connors Music, Pure Horsehair, Cold Weather Boy @ Pine Box Rock Shop (12 Grattan), 9pm, FREE, More Info

TUESDAY 5/22

♫ Vinyl Sessions on The Roof @ The Roof (74 Wythe Ave), 5pm, FREE, More Info
* Crystal Gridding @ Catland (987 Metropoliant), 7pm, $20, learn to use crystal grids to manifest your desires, Buy Tix
☺ GOLD Comedy LIVE @ The Williamsburg Hotel (96 Wythe Ave), 7:30pm, $10 includes a drink, here to amplify women’s/girls’/fresh voices, Buy tix
☺ That was Fantastic: One Year Anniversary @ New Women Space (188 Woodpoint Rd.), 8pm, $5, 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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