Walt Whitman Beard & Moustache Competition Tomorrow in Fort Greene Park

Calling all facial hair!!!!! Tomorrow Brooklyn Public Library will be hosting a contest for all ages and all beard/mustache varieties! They are still accepting RSVPs so wax your stache, comb your beard or glue on your best costume facial hair and participate! Should be fun to watch too if you want to head over between […]

Summer Solstice Party at Pioneer Works

We know the summer months are busy ones filled with events and happenings all over the city so we wanted to share this fundraising event early so you can all mark your calendars. Pioneer Works is a Red Hook community organization that opens it’s doors to the public to share the vision of it’s founder, […]

Calling All Red Hook Artists!

We’d like to spread the word about an opportunity for Red Hook artists! The quaint waterfront neighborhood of Red Hook has been a creative hub for many years. Housing galleries, studios and designers’ work spaces, it’s been a magnet for makers and visual artists. Every year folks are invited to come and take a sneak […]

June Events in Brooklyn.

We are so excited about these warm days we’ve been feeling over the weekend that we are looking ahead and dreaming of all the fun we’re going to have in June! We’ve highlighted three very exciting June happenings that take place in Brooklyn every year. First and longest running is the Mermaid Parade in Coney […]

Memorial Day Weekend in Brooklyn.

We’ve already posted a blog about a lovely and free event happening in Brooklyn at Greenwood Cemetery coming up this Monday but what about the rest of the holiday weekend? We’ve got you covered there too! Lots going on all around NYC and here is a great guide via 6 sqft for activities happening this […]

Female Artists of Brooklyn Show Until June 2nd.

The Ilana Greenberg Gallery, at 110 Union Street in Brooklyn, launched an exhibit in honor of Mother’s Day at the beginning of May. It’s Female Artists of Brooklyn and will be on display until June 2nd so if you have yet to venture down to this space you have a couple more weeks to do […]

The 20th Annual Memorial Day Concert at Greenwood Cemetery.

Events at Greenwood Cemetery are always something to behold. The dramatic and beautiful scenery add to the excellent concerts and other events they host. The only difference with this yearly concert, which will take place this year May 28th at 2:30pm, is that it is free! Read more about the show and RSVP here! Bring […]

Free Outdoor Happenings in Brooklyn!

The weather this week has had it’s ups and downs. Definitely looking like it may be warming up for good for the rest of the season. Fingers crossed! We have some ideas for free outdoor events that are happening all spring/summer long. Take advantage of the sun when you can! Brooklyn Botanic Gardens now has […]

Red Hook Fest in Two Weeks!

One of our favorite annual events is Red Hook Fest. This weekend of dance performances, food and activities (including scavenger hunts, free kayaking on the river, and reading tents is a wonderful celebration of the Red Hook community and New York City itself.  Read more below about the goings on for each day. FRIDAY, MAY […]

Prospect Park Spring Fling is this Weekend.

We’ve had a couple of gray and rainy days and tomorrow isn’t going to be too much better. Let’s look ahead towards some warmer and sunnier days. This weekend from May 17th-19th, Prospect Park is hosting their annual spring fling! They’ll have spring activities for all and, though there will be opportunities to make donations, […]