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Bargemusic This Weekend

On Friday evening, September 30, at 8:00 Bargemusic will present “Tokyo to New York”, featuring works by Masatora Goya, Bin Li, Kazutomo Yamamoto, John Cage, Hidemi Mikai, and Chatori Shimizu performed on Western and Japanese instruments, including the Koto (photo), by a distinguished group of musicians. On Saturday evening, October 1, at 8:00 and on […]

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Cranberry Street Fair Saturday

The 45th annual Cranberry Street Fair will take place on Cranberry between Hicks and Willow streets this Saturday, October 1 from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. As the Eagle reports, there will be live jazz, belly dancing, a bakeoff, fortune tellers, and many things, from books to tchatchkes, for sale. Free coffee and tea, to […]

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Coming Events at Brooklyn Bridge Park

On Wednesday evening from 5:30 to 6:30, Marie Viljoen, an expert on Brooklyn’s wild plants, will lead a “Fall Foraging Tour” to discover the “indigenous edible plants of Brooklyn Bridge Park.” She will also instruct on how to prepare them for the table, and how to grow them in gardens. Tickets are $10, or $5 […]

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Atlantic Antic This Sunday

The 42nd annual Atlantic Antic will be this Sunday, September 25 from noon to 6:00 p.m., rain or shine, on Atlantic Avenue between Hicks Street and 4th Avenue. There will be live and DJ’d music, food, vendors, activities for kids, and special deals from merchants along Atlantic. More information here.

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Bargemusic This Weekend

This Friday evening, September 23 at 8:00, Bargemusic will present the composer and musician Don Byron on clarinet, along with Cornelius Dufallo on violin, Wendy Sutter on cello, and Blair McMillen on piano, playing works by Mr. Byron and by Olivier Messiaen. On Saturday evening, September 24 at 8:00, violinist Mark Peskanov, cellist Thomas Mesa, […]

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Photoville Opens Wednesday; Other Events at Brooklyn Bridge Park This Week

Photoville returns to Brooklyn Bridge Park this week, in a new location, under the Brooklyn Bridge. The exhibit opens on Wednesday, September 21 at 4:00 p.m., closing at 10:00 p.m. It will be open from noon to 10:00 p.m. Thursday, September 22 through Saturday, September 24, and from noon to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, September 25. […]

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Bargemusic This Weekend

On Friday evening, September 16 at 8:00 Bargemusic will present the accomplished young cellist Brannon Cho playing works by Bach, Carter, Dutilleux, and Kodaly. On Saturday evening, September 17 at 8:00, and again on Sunday afternoon, September 18 at 4:00 Mr. Cho and his cello will return, joined by Mark Peskanov on violin, Mark Holloway […]

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Nantucket Lightship Hosts Marine Art Program Tomorrow

Tomorrow (Wednesday, September 14) evening at 6:00, the lightship Nantucket, docked at the north side of Pier 6 at Brooklyn Bridge Park, will be host to artist Christina Sun, New York Harbor Artist in Residence, Art Instructor at the New York City Harbor School, and author of the blog Bowsprite. Ms. Sun will speak about […]

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Coming at Brooklyn Historical Society

In July we noted the opening of the exhibit “Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: The Lost Photographs of David Attie” at the

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Brooklyn Book Festival Next Sunday, September 18

The eleventh annual Brooklyn Book Festival will be on Sunday, September 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m at Borough Hall and Columbus Park (immediately north of Borough Hall). There will be readings by and discussions with writers, and books for sale. On Saturday, September 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. there will be […]

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