DJ Spooky, Botanical Printmaking, Greenpoint Walking Tour and Freak Flag Fest — What’s Happening Greenpoint (6/13-6/19)

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PARTY TO PROTECT OUR LIVES
Littlefield | 635 Sackett St
Saturday, June 16th | 8pm-2am
The night, which will raise funds and awareness for Moms Demand Action, a division of Everytown for Gun Safety features performances from several bands, burlesque artists and thousands of dollars worth of raffle prizes. Plus, a photobooth and tattoo artists doing tattoos on-site of specially designed flash to benefit the cause, and there will be a speaker who survived the Las Vegas shooting. 
$15, tickets here

Wednesday, 6/13: Show this Instagram Post for a free drink as Alexandra Siwiec, (a native and first generation Greenpointer) and Doug Vazquez (formerly of Epicurean Group) launch One Bedford (1 Bedford Ave) into year 2. There’ll also be complimentary samples of their Summer Nightime menu that’s for pairing with their new re-vamped drink menu (think local brewers, winemakers, and distilleries). {sponsored}

WEDNESDAY 6/13

#Summer Popsicle Pop-up @ McGolrick Park, 2:30pm, FREE, after-school fun and sweet treats, More Info
♦ Art Opening: Eli Rotholz @ Brouwerij Lane (78 Greenpoint Ave.), 6pm, FREE, photography, More Info
♫ A Deer A Horse / No Men / The Mad Doctors / Ted’s Dead at SPR @ Secret Project Robot (1186 Broadway), 8pm, $7, More Info
♫ Rissa Garcia, Swami, DJ Ethereum, Dom Bird @ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave.), 9pm, FREE, “we’ve updated our terms of service and privacy policy” The Party, More Info
♫ DJ Spooky/ François K. @ Output (74 Wythe Avenue), 10pm, $10, Buy Tix

THURSDAY 6/14

^ 2018 Epiphany Summer Fête @ The William Vale (111 North 12th St.), 7pm, $75+, honor novelist Joan Silber, winner of the 2017 National Book Critics Circle Award in Fiction and the 2018 PEN/Faulkner Award for her novel Improvement, along with New Yorker copyeditor and writer Mary Norris over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, Buy Tix
♦ Other Tongue: An Evening with NANG @ Light Industry (155 Freeman Street.), 7:30pm, $8, evening with NANG, a new magazine of Asian cinema published out of Seoul, More Info
♫ DJs for Climate Action: The Range x Michna x Sam OB @ Black Flamingo (168 Borinquen Pl), 10pm, FREE, More Info
Quantic Residency with Lefto + Journey to the Light  @ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave), 10pm, $15-20, Buy Tix

FRIDAY 6/15

♦ Botanical Printmaking @ Kingsland Wildflowers (520 Kingsland Avenue), 4pm, FREE, where art and flowers meet, More Info
♦ After Hours: Spirit of the City @ A/D/O (29 Norman Avenue), 6:30pm, FREE, Experience Spirit of the City at night where The Courtyard is lit up in an amber glow as the columns dance in unison to live music and DJ sets, RSVP
The Combatives, Midrats, Car Bomb Parade, Family Fun @ Tender Trap (66 Greenpoint Ave.), 7:30pm, $10, More Info
♦ Brooklyn Performance Combine @ The Muse (350 Moffat St.), 7:30pm, $15-40, mashup of poets, painters, performers, Buy Tix
♫ Conquista Album Release Party w/ Deverano + Jackie Mendoza @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave.), 8pm, FREE, More Info

SATURDAY 6/16

# Cooking Demonstration @ McCarren Park, 10am, FREE, Greenpoint-Williamsburg CSA will host a demonstration during distribution, More Info
* WORD Presents a Walking Tour of Greenpoint with Adrienne Onofri @ WORD (126 Franklin St.), 1pm, $20, includes wine and a copy of Walking Brooklyn, Buy Tix
♦ VALLETO works in progress, an evening celebrating women @ Center for Performance Research (361 Manhattan Ave.), 7pm, $15-20, Dance, food and drink, Buy Tix
♫ Working Women and Yu Su @ Nowadays (56-06 Cooper Ave.), 10pm, $15, New York DJ collective + Vancouver producer  Buy Tix
Chromeo @ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave), 10pm, $20-30, Buy Tix.

SUNDAY 6/17

♫ Freak Flag Fest @ The Brooklyn Kitchen (100 Frost St.), 3pm, $15, art, music, food, friends, and the underground music and art scene, Buy Tix
^ We Have Always Been Here @ Quimby’s Bookstore (536 Metropolitan Avenue), 7pm, FREE, LGBTQIA+ zine reading, more info.
♫ Bumblebee Collective Launch Celebration @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St.), 8pm, FREE, celebrate the launch of a new recording collective, more info
♫ Necrotic Society/The Blame/Skum City/Forsaken Profits/PotU @ The Cobra Club (6 Wycroff Ave.), 8pm, FREE, more info

 MONDAY 6/18

# Tribute to Tony @ Magick City (37 Box St.), 6pm, FREE, Collaborative Cooking in honor of Anthony Bourdain, More Info
* Sacred Space | A Summer Blessing @ Golden Drum (97 Green Street #1G), 7:30pm, $25, Learn to build a seasonal alter, Buy Tix
☺ Big Cactus Comedy Night! @ Threes (113 Franklin St.), 8pm, FREE, performers from UCB, McSweeney’s, IFC and more, More Info
Bloom w/FunkyMo @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St.), 9pm, $8, Buy Tix

TUESDAY 6/19

^ Paperback Launch of Swell @ Spoonbill Studio (99 Montrose Ave), 7pm, FREE, a novel set in the post-9/11 Rockaways, More info
♫ Gavin Turek, Adeline (DJ Set), Boy Radio
 @ Zone One Elsewhere (599 Johnson Ave), 8:00pm, $15, Buy Tix
Coast 2 Coast LIVE Artist Showcase @ Sunnyvale (1031 Grand St.), 8pm, $10, 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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