Save The Date for Red Hook Prom!

This annual fundraiser is one of our favorite events in Brooklyn and we go every year! If you’ve never been here is what to expect. Retro outfits, lots of dancing, snacks, drinks and hanging out with your Red Hook friends and neighbors! We’re sending out this message from Cora Dance for two reason. So you […]

Trade Show, Brooklyn Designs, this May at Brooklyn Museum.

This design trade show was founded 15 years ago by the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce and his is the first year it will take place at the Brooklyn Museum. It’s an appropriately immense space for an event that has grown to enormous proportions over the years. Brooklyn Designs is the premier show for “interior and […]

March for Our Lives Recap.

We marched this Saturday and were not surprised to see hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers participating! We marched until 4pm and, when we left, the massive crowds were still flowing and it showed no signs of slowing down.  The loving and togetherness vibes were similar to the Women’s March back in January but it […]

Saint Patrick’s Day in Brooklyn.

It’s the first day of March and we have a couple events on our minds when we enter this new month. One is that spring will be coming at the end of it!!! The other is that St. Patrick’s day, which falls on a Saturday this year, March 17th, is approaching! There will be plenty […]

Red Hook Walks is Saturday by Jane Herro

Join us for Red Hook Walks on Saturday, October 14 from 3 – 7pm. We’ve gotten some neighborhood friends together for a stoop sale at the RC office at 351 Van Brunt Street and would love to see you there! A portion of the proceeds from the sale will be going to support relief efforts in Puerto Rico. We’ll also be raffling […]

The 24 Hour Plays are Coming!

Realty Collective’s wonderfully talented and hard working Tina Fallon, as many of you already know, also founded the 24 Hour Plays.  Writers, directors and actors from film, television and Broadway come together for 24 hours and create a six play production with a one night only performance. The excellent caliber of talent is important to […]

A Visit to the NY Transit Museum.

We wouldn’t quite call the New York Transit Museum a hidden gem, even though it is located underground and there are usually very few crowds when we’ve visited in the past, but it certainly is a neighborhood treasure.  One of the most unique museums you’ll find in New York, the space presents the history of […]

Hindu Lamp Ceremony In Brooklyn Saturday.

The Aarti ceremony, a Hindu tradition for peace and harmony, varies from person to person but always has something to do with flames or light.  We found this brief explanation on Wikipedia that seems to summarize the tradition well. “The purpose of performing aarti is the waving of lighted wicks before the deities in a […]

Community Lunch at Pioneer Works this Week.

Whenever we here about a creative event that brings the community together like this one it reminds us how much we love Red Hook.  Community Lunch in the garden (pictured above) at Pioneer Works will begin this Thursday, June 15th and run the entirety of the summer months every other week on Thursdays from 12:30-2pm. No […]

RC’s Nils Anderson at GrowBizNYC Event.

On June 6th, from 6pm-8pm, Realty Collective’s Nils Anderson will be at David Weeks Studio in Lower Manhattan for the GrowBizNYC Alliance event.  This is a educational and networking talk for New York manufacturers who are looking to grow their businesses and thrive in today’s market. Nils will be speaking along with other “leaders in economic […]