If you live in the neighborhood, you are probably gearing up for Northside Fest—a music, art and tech festival—which officially kicks off today. In addition to the amazing ( lineup of bands here’s who we’re most excited to see) and there’s also the 100+ innovative folks who will be giving talks, annual block party on Bedford Avenue.
from Saturday June 10th and Sunday 11th 1-6pm Williamsburg’s main drag will transform into a public park ( Metropolitan Avenue to N 7th Street and Saturday N7th street to N12th Street). There will be temporary wall units for Sunday live painting, interactive installations and workshops, and engaging sculptures will be staggered throughout the blocks for the community to enjoy. RSVP on Facebook
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Use discount code “GPERS16” for 30% off tickets ( image via The Firehouse North Brooklyn Community Center)
Lilia (by Farrah Chamseddine)
For the 7th year,
TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint returns this Sunday, September 18th to showcase mouthwatering dishes and drinks from the best of North Brooklyn’s local restaurants and bars. From 1-5PM in the East River State Park (90 Kent Ave), guests will get to get a taste of a variety of delicious flavors from over 50 neighborhood hangouts like Maison Premiere, Lilia, Lighthouse BK, The Meatball Shop, Cafe Mogador, Pies ‘n’ Thighs and many more! Newcomers Cheeseboat and Hail Mary of Greenpoint.
Will there be cocktails? Absolutely. Beer? Plenty of it, thanks to
Brooklyn Brewery. Music? Get that booty shaking to Blonde Redhead’s DJ set and a special performance by Grammy award-winning Tim Kubbart.
Get tickets here and use discount code “GPERS16” for 30% off! Continue reading
Category: Eat & Drink
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