It’s Time for the Southwest Brooklyn Fall Festival! by Sandra Manley

Looking for some Fall fun? The Southwest Brooklyn Fall Festival has been scheduled for Saturday, September 16th from 12pm to 5pm, The festival will feature plenty of food, live music, and arts and crafts. It will run along Columbia Street (from Degraw to Union) and Union Street (from Columbia to Hicks). The Southwest Brooklyn Fall Festival attracts more than 2,500 people from all over […]

Sakura Matsuri at Brooklyn Botanic Gardens

The Cherry Blossom Festival, or Sakura Matsuri, is coming to the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens on April 29th.  Some are concerned about the unusually warm weather affecting the timing of this event.  Will the trees bloom too early for the festival? We can always follow the progress of the cherry blossoms on this BBG map.  It shows […]

Bed Stuy Alive 2016! by Ronica Webb

Saturday October 8th marked the Annual 2016 Bed Stuy Alive! week-long festival. Restoration Plaza hosted the 8th Annual Tohma Y. Falkner award ceremony honoring some of Bed Stuy’s heroines that are doing some awesome community work and making a difference in the community. Though the kick-off gala already took place you still have 4 days to […]

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 […]

Red Hook Festival this Weekend!

The 23rd Annual Red Hook Festival kicked off last night with a happy hour party.  If you missed it you still have plenty of chances to celebrate with our friends and community!  Tonight there will be a cookout and dance party and tomorrow lots more fun activities for all ages, including live music, kayak rides, […]

Total Cobble Hill Immersion is Saturday.

We love these bar/restaurant/shop crawls!  It’s a great way to explore a neighborhood you are unfamiliar with but also a great way to discover hidden gems in your own hood! Cobble Hill is full of great bars and yummy food and for a 25 ticket you get so much! See below for more on that. […]

Carroll Park Fair Coming Soon.

Over the years this has really become a big event.  With kids activities, live music and shopping, it’s a fun day for all and Carroll Park’s biggest fundraiser of the year for the special programs they do in the park.  This year it’s May 21st from 10am-5pm.  It may be too late for vendors to […]