Brooklyn Collective’s Spring Preview.

Today’s warm temperatures are reminding us that the winter is definitely behind us! We have hung up our heavy coats in the back of the closet and are gratefully welcoming the Spring. After longing for a week like this, with highs in the 60’s and 70’s, we are eager to do some spring shopping. Time to see […]

Tree Lighting in Columbia Waterfront Tonight.

A tree lighting in ones community marks the beginning of the holiday season for many people.  There are so many to choose from throughout Brooklyn but if you happen to live in the cozy little neighborhood of the Columbia Waterfront District here is one very close by.  The 10th annual celebration at the Human Compass Garden […]

Brooklyn Collective Holiday Shopping Extravaganza

We know that today, Black Friday, is supposed to be the biggest shopping day of the year and this coming Cyber Monday is a close second but we hope you’ll save some names on your gift list because there is an amazing shopping event coming our way.  Right across the street from our Columbia Street […]

The Gardens of Columbia Waterfront.

The Columbia waterfront District boasts several community gardens.  We count seven, which is a whole lot for such a small area.  This is actually where Carroll Gardens gets it’s name.  What many of us now call Columbia Waterfront used to be considered Carroll Gardens, named so for the community plots located practically every other block […]

Southwest Brooklyn Fall Festival.

We wanted to share this info about this festival being hosted by the Carroll Gardens Association on September 10th. There is more below about what to expect, where to go and what time.  For even more info or to learn about becoming a sponsor or vendor for this event please click here. On Saturday, September […]

Update on New Restaurant Coming to Columbia Street.

The spot on Columbia, which formerly housed the restaurant Orchard, now has signage!  Above the door painted on the top of the metal gate it says “Handsome Drakes”.  We previously reported that this place may be called DeKalb Duck bc that was the LLC name but we’re confirming otherwise.  We also found out some more […]

Cantine Opens This Week on Union Street.

This space at 126 Union Street in the Columbia Waterfront District has had many incarnations over the years. Transforming it’s interior and exterior, changing owners, changing menus and themes a few times in the last decade.  This new restaurant, Cantine, looks very promising! It’s a catering company originally and the food on their Instagram looks […]

Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen Fully Opening this Week.

The Columbia Waterfront has been eagerly awaiting the opening of this southern restaurant, brought to us by celebrity chef Carla Hall who co-hosts ABC”s The Chew.  Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen had a soft opening a couple of weeks ago but the official opening with the full menu will be June 17th, this Friday!  Columbia Street […]

Earth Day Celebration at Brooklyn Collective.

    Shop ceramics for the home and garden made by local artist Sheila Ross.  The artist will be at this celebration herself to unveil new works.  Pop into Brooklyn Collective, at 212 Columbia Street, between 2pm and 5pm on Sunday to shop and have some refreshments and snacks!

Pizza and “The Good Dinosaur” this Friday at Elite Fitness Studio.

Join Sensei John of Johnny Karate for a pizza and movie night at Elite Fitness in Columbia Waterfront.  It’s located at 111 Union Street.  All the info is below.  The film they will be showing on Friday is The Good Dinosaur.  You must RSVP and pay by today if you’re planning on attending. The phone […]