Dr. Strangelove, Lane Kim, Rubulad and CounterCulture — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (8/8-8/14)

Cruel Summer: 80s + 90s Dance Party @ The Bell House (149 7th Street), Friday 8pm
Get Into The Groove at an All Night Long dance party set to the soundtracks of the 80s and 90s with 80s anthems performed by kick-ass 10-piece cover band The Engagements, 90s hits spun by Party Like It’s 1999’s DJ Steve Reynolds, music video sing-alongs by SecretFormula, and 80s + 90s music videos from Music Video Time Machine. Just $5 in advance with promo code “Bananarama” or $10 at the door, Buy tix  [Sponsored]

WEDNESDAY 8/8

♫ Rodes Rollins, No Swoon @ Elsewhere Rooftop (599 Johnson Ave.), 5pm, FREE, RSVP 
* Evening Cha Dao Tea Ceremony
@ Anima Mundi Apothecary (35 Noble St.), 6pm, $25, buy tix
♦ Dr. Strangelove @Bushwick Inlet Park (50 Kent Ave.) 8pm, FREE, pop up movie in the park includes free popcorn! More Info
♫ Balún Record Release Party w/ Mons Vi & Tigue @ Baby’s Alright (146 Broadway), 8pm, $10-12, Buy Tix

THURSDAY 8/9

♫ Risky Business Presents: Special Guest: Tom & Collins/Risky Crew @ The Roof (74 Wythe Ave.) 5pm, FREE, More Info
^ Aliza Kelly’s The Mixology of Astrology Book Launch @ Space Ninety 8 (98 N 6th St.) 6:30pm, FREE, astrology and cosmic cocktails, RSVP
# Beyond Bagels: Jewish Food and Jewish Eating @ MOFAD (62 Bayard St.), 6:30pm, $25-30, Buy Tix
♫ Starina @ Troost (1011 Manhattan Avenue), 8pm, FREE, More Info
Acid Mama @ Black Flamingo (168 Borinquen Pl.), 10om, FREE, More Info

FRIDAY 8/10

♦ Illuminations: A Black Light Odyssey Gallery Show @ Amplifications Gallery Space (63 N 3rd St., bsmt), reception 7pm afterparty til 2, FREE, More Info
♦ 8 Wheels & Some Soul Brotha Music: Summer of Skate Screening @ City Reliquary (370 Metropolitan Ave.), 7pm, $7, urban roller skating documentary, More Info
* New Moon Goddess Circle in McCarren Park @ McCarren Park (behind the red parks building between Bedford and Driggs), 8pm, $25 suggeted, Buy Tix
♫ Discotechnique: Summer of Donna @ House of Yes (2 Wyckoff Ave.), 10pm, FREE before 11 w/ RSVP $20-30 after, Buy tix

SATURDAY 8/11

* Tree Watering Day @ Transmitter Park (Kent St. Entrance), 10am, FREE, volunteer with Greenpoint Tree Corps and Greening Greenpoint, More Info
♫ Rubulad Presents Headpiece Heaven @ Bushwick  (RSVP to [email protected] for address), 8:30pm, $10 before 10, $15 after, Buy Tix
♫ Elements NYC official afterparty: GoldFish Live, Deepfish @ Schimanski (54 N. 11th St.), 10pm, $2o, Buy Tix
♫ TOKiMONSTA @ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave.), 10pm, $20, Buy Tix

SUNDAY 8/12

♫ Counterculture event @Latinx punk fest ! @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave.), 1pm, FREE til 4, $8 after, More Info
♫ Gardens Rooftop: Jus Ed, Jenifa Mayanja, DJ Patti Kane, Simisea
@ Elsewhere Rooftop (599 Johnson Ave.), 2pm, $10-20, Buy Tix
♫ Weird Science with Nihal Ramchandani ┃ M Parent ┃Léah Lazonick @ Magick City (37 Box St.), 4pm, $5, Buy Tix
Rare DM, Celia Verbeck and Mothermary @ Secret Project Robot (1186 Broadway), 8pm, FREE, More Info

 MONDAY 8/13

^ Books Beneath the Bridge @ Word (Word will host this reading in Brooklyn Bridge Park), 7pm, FREE, More Info
♫ Daniel Pencer, Henry Fraser, Raf Vertessen @ Wonders of Nature (131 Grand St.), 8pm, $10, More Info
♦ Alice in the Cities @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave.), 8:45pm, $12, Buy Tix

TUESDAY 8/14

♫ Landscape Summer Night @ Elsewhere Rooftop (599 Johnson Ave.), 5pm, FREE w/ RSVP, RSVP
^ A Workshop with Gilmore Girls Actress + Author Keiko Agena @ Word (126 Franklin St.), 7pm, $17, book-as-ticket, Buy Tix
♫ Vacation, RIPS, Substitute @ Our Wicked Lady (153 Morgan Ave.), 8pm, $12, 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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