Don’t Miss The Holiday Market This Sunday! (12/7)

This Sunday 12/7 is the Holiday Market from 1-7pm at 67 West St, 5th Fl. Entry is totally FREE and you can enjoy delicious beverages and food while shopping over 50 local makers and artisans. Hand picked from hundreds of applicants, the vendors chosen by Yuka are of the highest quality and variety so you will be able to check everyone off you shopping list – including yourself! (I personally am in the market for candles, knits and some stationery.) RSVP

Make sure go up into the  loft and get yours nail did, a massage and holiday photo for FREE! This years photo booth theme is “woodland creatures.” #gp_market

Plus, we will be screening the Official documentary trailer for Gasper & Son and selling $5 raffle tickets.

100% funds support post production of Gasper & Son in order to pay for music licensing, trailer, sound mix and festival submission fees. Follow Gasper & Son on Facebook.

Make a donation before Sunday and get in on the prize action!

[email protected] – Duet Detox (Value $165)

$50 Five Leaves Gift Certificate

$45 Nights & Weekends Gift Certificate

$60 Paulie Gee Gift Certificate

$25 Diamond Bar Gift Certificate

$10 Eastern District Gift Certificate

Punk Rope Classes + Equipment (Value $58)

Sparrow Body Work Massage or Haircut (Value $85)

Kennaland Haircut (Value $160)

$50 Gift Certificate Nitehawk Cinema

$75 Gift Certificate Adelina’s

$50 Gift Certificate Greenpoint Fish & Lobster Co.

$30 Gift Certificate Dusty Rose Vintage

Home Coming – Tiny Cactus, P.F. Fig candle & 1/2lb Blue Bottle Coffee (Value $45)

$25 Gift Certificate Violet Pepper

$25 Gift Certificate The Habitat

Silk Road Cycles – Multi Speed Tune Up (value $70)

Usha Veda Yoga – 5 class card

The Splendid Spoon Seasonal Sampler Box (Value $46)

$50 Gift Certificate El Born

Cafe Grumpy – Log Mug & Coffee Bag

Duke’s Liquor Box – Surprise Gift!

See you this weekend…

Keep it local, Greenpoint!


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Beauty Liberation Party at BK Groove on Saturday! (3/29)


Saturday at Brooklyn Groove!

Free yourself from the toxic chemicals you put on your skin everyday at a Beauty Liberation Party this Saturday from noon-8pm at Brooklyn Groove (102B Nassau Ave). Spring cleaning beings with your body, so throw away those harmful synthetic cosmetics and come to this non-toxic skin care party with lots of freebies!

Try natural beauty products, score a complimentary (that means FREE!) makeup consultation and check out a presentation of flawless long lasting airbrush makeup at 7pm. All brides-to-be (and your entourages) are welcome! Wait, there is more…

Enjoy a free mini facial and take your chance in a raffle to win prizes like cosmetics sets or brunch for two at Raizes, Greenpoint’s new Portuguese restaurant.

Not to mention there will be complimentary wine carefully selected by Vine Box and get grooved away with music by DJ DLP! Healthy make-up was NEVER this fun before.

Cheers to your skin, Greenpoint!

Sponsored post courtesy of Brooklyn Groove.

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Valentine’s Market This Saturday 2/9: Gifts, Food, Nail Art, Couples Astrology, Prizes, Raffle, Photo Booth, Message In A Bottle

The Greenpointers “Message In A Bottle” Valentines Day Market is this Saturday, February 9th at From The Source (69 West Street) from noon-6pm!

Picking up a local gift for your honey will be easy with over 45 vendors under one roof, outfitted into a love den with the amazing styling of J. Hollis Styles.

It will be a fun/love filled day including Gifts, Food, Nail Art, Couples Astrology, Prizes, Raffle, Photo Booth, Message In A Bottle

Refreshments by Brooklyn Brewery, Dandelion Wine, Boylan Soda and Cafe Grumpy
Treats by and Pie Corps.

Make sure to get your hands on some raffle tickets for your chance to win a prize and donate to the Greenpointers Writer’s Fund.

Prizes from:

3rd Ward
Paulie Gee
Selamat Pagi
Five Leaves
In God We Trust
The Richardson
[email protected]
Queen Majesty Hot Sauce
Brouwerij Lane
Greenpoint Trading Co
Greenpoint Heights
Black Rabbit
Brooklyn Brainery/Dabbler
Cato’s Army Navy
Yoonmi Lee
The Little Class Slipper
SW Basics of Brooklyn

Check out the vendor’s online preview at


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Sandy Relief Online Raffle Begins Today!

In order to raise money for Hurricane Sandy Relief, we felt we could have the biggest impact and raise the most funds by reaching out to our huge local audience of readers with the help of donations from amazing local businesses, artists and individuals in Greenpoint and beyond. It’s raffle time!

Since last night, we have raised over $100 and have a huge gallery of really great prizes you can win! (Plus more to come!)

Prizes include: Christmas Trees, Tattoos, Dinner Out, Booze, Artwork & more!

100% of proceeds will be donated to New York Cares, specifically for Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts in New York City.

Sandy Relief Raffle Tickets $10*


* Each $10 donation is worth 1 raffle ticket for a chance to win one of these amazing prizes. The more tickets you buy, the more chances to win! (Please make donations in $10 increments.)

Deadline To Enter: Sunday November 11, 2012 at 11:59pm

Check out all the prizes here! 

Local businesses: if you like to donate a prize to the raffle, email: 1. photo 2. details of the prize 3. value 4. link to your website to greenpointers at


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Lady Returns to VPC for Drag Race

Lady returns to Veronica People’s Club for RuPaul’s Drag Race. Every Monday night Sophie Skin-Tight hosts a rotating cast of DJs and Drag Queens, plus happy hour all night, games, give-aways, prizes, and drag performances! A free shot to any queen who attends in heels or a wig. Facebook invite.

Sponsored Post Courtesy of Veronica People’s Club – 105 Franklin St

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Greenpointers is excited to announce our first Greenpointers Holiday Market, December 17, 2011 from 12-5pm at Lutheran Church of the Messiah (129 Russell St). RSVP on Facebook.


Rooftop Farms
Design Hype
Kate Haberbusch Jewelry
Marie’s Sassy Salsa
The Bake Easy
Michelle Christina Larsen of Hey Mishka
NY Love Cakes
Sassy City Styles
Gillian Fox: Johnny Sash Reflective Bicycle Accessories
The Bake Easy
Alexandra Rothwell
Amy Fiero
Granola Lab
Golden Rectangle Press
Hecho in Brooklyn
Simple Soap
Gretchen & Griselda’s Goodies
Gio’s Crocheted Hats
Market Share
Lasagna from Forking Tasty
Punk Rope
Reclamation Arts

Fanaberie $25 Gift Certificates (2)
[email protected] 2 Week Membership
GoodYoga 1 Month
Cafe Grumpy $25 Gift Certificate
Cato’s $25 Gift Certificate
Word Brooklyn Book Basket
Silk Road Cycles $55 Bike Lights
Freckle Mini- Facial (coconut oil face massage) (2)
1 Dozen NY Love Cakes
Dusty Rose $30 Gift Certificate
Greenpoint Heights $25 Gift Certificate

Also: $1 raffles from local businesses! Prizes TBA…

If you fill out this recipe card, you will get a free raffle ticket*! Your recipe may be included in the  Greenpointers Community Cookbook. Download a printable PDF of the recipe card. To get involved in this project email greenpointers (at)

*Limit 1 free raffle per person. You can buy unlimited raffle tickets.

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Greenpointers Holiday Market Needs Vendors:
Art, Food, Craft, Gifts
December 17, 2011 • Noon – 5pm
Lutheran Church of the Messiah (129 Russell)
Table Prices:
8ft: $50 1/2: $30
6ft: $40 1/2: $25
To reserve email: greenpointers (at)


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