The big event this weekend is the Brooklyn Heights Association’s annual House Tour, which will be Saturday, May 9 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. There will be five historic houses on the tour, with gardens and balconies open weather permitting. General admission is $80, or $65 for BHA members. You may purchase tickets here.
Bargemusic’s weekend round of concerts begins Friday evening, May 8 with works by Beethoven, Clara Schumann, and Ravel performed by the Apollo Trio. On Saturday evening at 8:00 the Bax & Chung Piano Duo will play works by Schubert, Mendelssohn, Heather Schmidt, Ravel, and Piazzolla. On Sunday afternoon at 4:00 the Sassmannshaus-DeSilva Piano Trio will play works by Beethoven, J. Strauss, and Brahms. There’s more information and buy tickets here. Saturday afternoon at 4:00 there will be a free, family oriented “Music in Motion” concert, co-sponsored by the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy. Doors open at 3:45; first come, first seated.
On Sunday at 11:00 a.m. meet at Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 1 entrance near the foot of Old Fulton Street for a free guided park tour. Also on Sunday, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Smorgasburg will be on the Pier 5 uplands, near the foot of Joralemon Street.