National Hot Dog Day, Epic Ride, Weird Science and Glitter Punk Extravaganza — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (7/18 – 7/24)

WEDNESDAY 7/18

* National Hot Dog Day @ Clinton Hall (247 Metropolitan Ave.), 11am, $7, celebrate all day with Kimchi Hot Dogs, More Info 
♫ POPC Rooftop Party & Fundraiser
@ Our Wicked Lady (153 Morgan Avenue), 6pm, $10, DJs til late! POPC is an arts nonprofit that aims to amplify the voices of underrepresented people and causes through arts and performance, More Info
☺ No Cool Kids @ Starr Bar (214 Starr St.), 8pm, FREE, comedy about akward youth, RSVP
Titanic @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave.), 8pm, FREE, spend the evening with Jack and Rose, RSVP
♫ Noah PC Presents A Very Bad Room Special @ The Good Room (98 Meserole Ave.), 9pm, FREE, more info

THURSDAY 7/19

♦ RU Exhibition: Scrims & Blurs @ El Museo de Los Sures (120 S. 1st. St.) 6pm, FREE, a navigable pathway of paintings, drawings, sculptures, collages, photographs and partially site-specific installations, More info
♦ Disassembly : Brooklyn. Opening Celebration. @ A/D/O (29 Norman Ave.) 6:30pm, FREE, a participatory art installation that explores our obsession with technology and the untold story of the consumer electronics lifecycle, RSVP
* Beauty Rituals Panel @ Anima Mundi (35 Noble St.), 6:30pm, $30, join a conversation on the meaning of “Beauty,” and explore rituals and self care. Start with a special blended Beauty Elixir tea,  delve into a panel discussion, and conclude with a DIY Customizable Vegan Chap stick Class, Buy Tix
☺ Laugh Riots Comedy Showcase @ GAMBA Forest (17 Division Pl.), 7pm, $5-7, Buy Tix
♫ Fitness & Wild Moccasins, Shiffley @ The Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave.), 8pm, $15, Buy Tix
* Stargazing on the Transmitter Pier @ Transmitter Park (2 Greenpoint Avenue.), 8:30pm, FREE, Members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York will provide telescopes to view celestial objects in the night sky on the Transmitter Park pier, More Info

FRIDAY 7/20

♫ Soul Clap Presents: House of EFUNK @ Elsewhere (599 Johnson Ave.), 5pm, $20-25, Buy Tix
♦ The Higgs whatever – Miller Puckette & Kerry Hagan @ MISE-EN_PLACE (678 Hart St.), 5pm, FREE, This sound and music installation explores presence and absence, More Infos
☺ Paid Protest (+ Karaoke) @ Mayday Space (176 St. Nicolas Ave.), 7pm, donation, a monthly comedy show fundraising for the NYC Democratic Socialists of America, more info
♫ Sidi Toure @ El Cortez (17 Ingraham St.), 7pm, $15, Sidi Touré is a practitioner of Songhaï Music with two Malian National Arts Awards for best singer, Buy Tix

SATURDAY 7/21

* The Epic Ride 2018 @ 1 Commercial St., 8am, $65, Ride 25-40 miles along Brooklyn’s waterfront from Greenpoint to Riis Park Beach and support the Brooklyn Greenway Initiative, Buy Tix
* Lead Awareness and Action Day @ 61 Franklin St. Community Garden (61 Franklin St.), 10:30am, FREE, learn what you can do to keep yourself and your community safe. Soil testing available on site, More Info
♫ 718 Sessions @ The Roof (74 Wythe Ave.), 2pm, $12, Danny Krivit on the Roof, Buy Tix
* Weekend Witch 101: Astrology @ Word Bookstore (126 Franklin St.), 3pm, $40, practice astrology, tarot, and ritual witchcraft that meets you where you are in your own journey. Includes coffee wine or tea, buy tix
* Summer Solstice Party @ North Brooklyn Boat Club (437 McGuiness Blvd.), 6pm, FREE, rescheduled to this weekend from June so you can get your fill of bands on containers, beer in kegs, fire in the pit, dogs on the spit, sun and clouds and moon and boats More Info
♫ Krallice, Pyrolatrous, Yellow Eyes, Fórn @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave.), 7pm, $15, Brooklyn Night Bazaar, buy tix

SUNDAY 7/22

♫ Weird Science with Shawn O’Sullivan ┃Deep Creep ┃mscln @ Magick City (37 Box St.), 4pm, FREE, Strange, Weird, Obscure. Dance and Non-Dance, More Info
♫ Body & SOUL Outdoor Anniversary Celebration
@ The Brooklyn Mirage (140 Stewart Ave.), 4pm, $30-35, Buy Tix
♫ Gospel of Mars @ Troost (1011 Manhattan Ave.), 7pm, FREE, More Info

 MONDAY 7/23

♫ Sacred Harp Singing @ The Park Church Co-op (129 Russell St.), 7:30pm, FREE, sing hymns a cappella in four-part harmony, RSVP
☺ Sessions Comedy @ Threes. (113 Franklin St.), 8pm, FREE, More Info
♫ Glitter Punk Extravaganza! @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St.), 9pm, $5-30 sliding scale, the love child of power glunk — glitter and punk — coming together as a magical ripple in the fabric of space and time, More Info

TUESDAY 7/24

♦ Rooftop Films | Never Goin’ Back @ The William Vale (111 North 12th St.), 7:30pm, $16, live music, film, Q+A, afterparty, Buy Tix
♫ Africa Beats: A Benefit Concert for Amref Health Africa ft. Young Paris & Jojo Abot @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave.), 8pm, $30, Buy Tix
♫ SMALL RAVE 008 – Xborder/ Mystic modern/ Fergus Waveforms @ Tilt BK (248 McKibbin St.), 10pm, FREE, more info

* 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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