This year’s Atlantic Antic will take place on Atlantic Avenue between Hicks Street and Fourth Avenue this coming Sunday, October 1, from noon until 6:00 p.m., rain or shine. Local merchants will be represented, with special deals for the occasion, along with food, music, dancers, visual artists, clothing vendors, and fun sites for kids. There’s a festival map here. It’s sponsored by the Atlantic Avenue Local Development Corporation.
Also on Sunday the Brooklyn Book Festival, “the city’s largest free, literary festival,” will have its Festival Day and Literary Marketplace from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. on “Borough Hall Plaza, Columbus Park and other nearby locations.” There’s more information through links on the website linked above.
As of now, the weather forecast for Sunday is encouraging: sunny, with a high of 77.
Photo: Chuck Taylor