things i’m doing this weekend. rooftop wineries and hot tubs in bushwick, immersive art experiences, immersive dance experiences, fermented vegetables and fermented fruit festivals, free arrancine and pricey melty sundaes.
let’s do it, together.
Pizza Wine Movie Night at Rooftop Reds, Vinegar/Clinton Hill.
Brooklyn Pizza: The Search for Authenticity. City Reliquary, Williamsburg.
NY Jive at Kinfolk 94, Williamsburg.
Heaven for Real Record Release, Union Pool, Williamsburg.
we all could stand to do something (vaguely) angelic this weekend. let’s head to the magnificent backyard at union pool to celebrate (and rock out to) heaven for real’s album release party. the taco truck is waiting for you, brooklyn. and so am i. all info is here, show is free. 484 union ave.
Shoestring Studio Launch Party, Prospect Heights.
On a budget? of the shoestring variety? there is free food. and booze. And shoe strings and string theory and maybe even string cheese and those creepy gummy stringy candy things I don’t know! but what I do know is there will be no discussion of the food. just hanging with your neighborhood homies and celebrating the launch of this mega rad event space. 6-10pm, no tickets just come to 640 classon st. no strings attached. (but maybe rsvp!)
House of Love at House of Yes, Bushwick.
The Enchanted Realm of Rene Magritte, Governors Island.
because the only way to get inside his head seems to be to get outside your own, governor’s island brings us a uniquely immersive dive deep into the complex subconscious of rene magritte, surrealist visionary and artistic genius. or mad man. of which there is little difference, of course. opening weekend is this weekend, the exhibit runs through 25 sept. $15 tickets and info here, at house 17, nolan park, governors island. one thing you won’t regret this weekend- magritte.
PS1 Summer Warm-Up, Long Island City.
Birre Ballz at Archestratus Books, Greenpoint.
Free Sno Cones at Artists and Fleas, Williamsburg.
this promotional event is a bit of a stretch but free snow cones will smooth things over and get your hot ass there. come get yours, in anticipation of the forthcoming full moon fest, because they’ll have a blue moon flavor available? and because they will moon you. reserve a spot to beat the lines, and the heat. noon until they all melt, 70 north 7th st. at the house of (s)no- where… wait a minute. at artists and fleas, where there’s no business like sno business.
Seasonal Ferments Workshop at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum, Flatbush.
ah, a visit to the wyckoff farmhouse museum? I’ve been letting it sit for a while too. and soak. and ferment. and now that I’ve tried a bit my inhibitions are gone and I’m ready baby. seasonal ferment workshop, at wyckoff farmhouse museum. certified fermentationist (as you would imagine, you have to wiat a bit to become one) teaches you to make sauerkraut and “a few of its cousins’ which are either equally as sour or… weenies. $5 covers materials and enjoyment. tickets, here. 1-3pm, 5816 clarendon rd at the wyckoff famrhouse museum, ’tis the hour for sour!
Tap + Cork Beer and Wine Festival, Bed Stuy.
Threes Brewing Backyard DJ Set, Gowanus.
Slide the City, Manhattan somewhere.
Mama’s Bazaar Artisan Market at House of Yes, Bushwick.
Variance Music and Arts Festival, Bushwick.
Sundaes on Sundays at Black Tree, Williamsburg.