Domino Park Fall Fest, Bad Theater, Bernie’s Back Rally, The Art of Welding — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (10/16-10/23)

WEDNESDAY 10/16

♦ Bad Theater Fest 2019 @ The Brick (579 Metropolitan Ave), 7pm, $20, a collection of low-budget, eclectic, unusual, different, fantastic short plays, Buy Tix
*World Food Day Celebration @ FREEHOLD Brooklyn (45 S 3rd St), 530pm, FREE, Help raise awareness for World Food Day and learn about food sustainability. Canned food donations will be accepted to benefit Los Sures, More Info
♫ Taylor McFerrin w/ Raia Wash @ Rough Trade (64 N 9th St) 8pm, $20, Buy Tix
♫ Low Light, Herjaza, Indisposed, On Better Terms, granite to glass @ Kingsland (269 Norman Ave) 7pm, $8, Buy Tix

THURSDAY 10/17

* Communities Resist Launch Party @ Carneval (507 Grand St), 6pm, $25-$30, Open bar, hors d’oeuvres, raffle, free prizes and more! Learn how you can help keep families in their homes, Buy Tix
♫  Goldie Awards @ Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost St), 7pm, $25, 3rd Annual DJ & Beat Battle is a new type of competition for DJs and producers that recognizes the endless creative nature in music, Buy Tix
* Outlaw Wrestling @ Our Lady of Mount Carmel Gym (275 N 8th St) 8pm, $25-$30, Buy Tix
♫ The Revolution Volume 43  @ National Sawdust (80 N 6th St) 8pm, $15, performance series highlighting Brooklyn & Harlem based artists + musicians, Buy Tix

FRIDAY 10/18

*♦ SPLIT BILL #33 @ Triskelion Arts (106 Calyer St), 730pm, $18, a series of shared evenings that bring together performing artists exploring new ideas, Buy Tix
♫ 13 Million-Year-Old Ghost @ Magick City (37 Box St), 830pm, $13, an instrumental atmospheric project/record release celebration, Buy Tix
♦ Carson Cooper Solo Exhibit @ Greenpoint Gallery (390 McGuinness Blvd), 8pm, FREE, a solo show; Title: “A Long Walk Home,” More Info
♫ Underworld Party at St. Vitus – @ Saint Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave Ave), 1030pm, FREE, PostPunk / New Wave / Electro dance party, More Info


This Saturday, October 19th (2-6PM) Cato’s Army & Navy (654 Manhattan Ave) is celebrating the Fall/Winter season with a Swedish twist! Everyone is invited to enjoy free coffee and pastries by local cafe Konditori while learning about waxing garments and the latest fashion collection by outdoor equipment & clothing brand Fjällräven. (Sponsored)


 SATURDAY 10/19 

* Bernie’s Back Rally in New York with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @ Queensbridge Park, 11:30am, FREE, Join Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for a rally, RSVP
♫ It’s My Park Day Fall 2019 @ Bushwick Inlet Park, 10am, FREE, Join Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park for Fall infill planting, mulching and weeding! Species information, demonstrations, gloves, tools, and refreshments provided, RSVP
♦ Tie-Dye Workshop 
@ North Brooklyn Farms (320 Kent Ave), 2pm, $35, learn basic folds, techniques & get your hands a little dirty, Buy Tix
* Kid and PlaySpace
@ Our Lady of Mount Carmel Gym (275 N 8th St), 330pm, $10-$12, a community-based playspace operated by local parents. Tons of space for ride-ons, tumbling and running around, plus a safe and dedicated area for crawlers and not-so-experienced walkers, More Info

SUNDAY 10/20

* Domino Park Fall Fest @ Domino Park, 10am, FREE, live children’s music, pumpkin patch, photobooth arts and crafts, compost and apple giveaways and more, More Info
♦^ Book Thug Nation 10th Anniversary Celebration @ 100 N 3rd St, 730pm, FREE, Past and Present BTN Staff Reading, More Info
♫ Reckoning @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave) 8pm, $15, performing the Grateful Dead’s Reckoning in full, Buy Tix
♦ The Art of Welding @ Metal Shop Fantasy Camp (175 Bogart St) 4pm, $29, hands-on demonstration showcasing the true power of welding — protective welding helmets will be provided, Buy Tix

MONDAY 10/21

*^ WORD Presents: TWICE IN A BLUE MOON @ Greenpoint Church (136 Milton St,) 730pm, $5-$16, Christina Lauren, Hannah Orenstein & Jasmine Guillory in conversation, Buy Tix
* North Brooklyn TransAlt October Meeting @ Lutheran Church of St. John the Evangelist (195 Maujer St) 7pm, FREE, More Info
Horseplay Comedy @ Ponyboy (632 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, FREE, elite comedic talent, fresh line ups and great food and drink specials, More Info
♫ Monday Night Karaoke 
@ Our Wicked Lady (153 Morgan Ave), 9pm, FREE, More Info

TUESDAY 10/22

♦ René Viénet’s “Can Dialectics Break Bricks?” @ Light Industry (155 Freeman St), 7pm, $8, More Info
☺ Formal Monday presents Casual Tuesday! @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St), 630pm, FREE, stand up, improv, drinks and music, More Info
♫ Loren Connors (70th Birthday!) + Alan Licht + Johnny Young 
@Union Pool (484 Union Ave) 8pm, $10, Buy Tix
 ♫ OSO Tuesday Nights @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St), 830pm, FREE, some well-loved covers alongside original songs by Olivia Lloyd, More Info

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


Wet Haunt American Summer Halloween Party! Keep things hot and sweaty for just a little longer and celebrate things that go bunk in the night with a Halloween blowout featuring music spun by DJs Brendan & Bianca, a photo booth, spiked drink specials, a costume contest, and 100 pounds of free candy. Friday, 10/25 at 10:30pm. $7 in advance, $10 at the door. More Info & Tix (sponsored)


New York City’s biggest horror film festival, FEARnyc, will present its 2019 festival from October 24 – 31, 2019 at Greenpoint’s Film Noir Cinema (122 Meserole Ave.) More than 60 films and events are featured from world premieres to retrospectives and reimaginings, panel discussions, experiential events, and an award ceremony. Tickets are now available at FEARnyc.com.
Greenpointers get a 20% discount on Festival and VIP Festival Passes and the Halloween Night Tingler Event with code GREENPOINTERS20. (Partner)

 

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