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Atlantic Antic Coming Sunday, September 29

The 39th annual Atlantic Antic will be on Sunday, September 29, from noon to 6:00 p.m., on Atlantic Avenue from Hicks street to 4th Avenue. There will be “over 500 craft and food vendors and 100 local retailers and restaurants, with one block dedicated just to kids!” From the presser: Keeping the tradition alive, many […]

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Some Scenes from Atlantic Antic

Your correspondent and wife made a brief visit to Atlantic Antic this afternoon, where we enjoyed lobster rolls from Red Hook Lobster Pound, washed down with Sixpoint Atlantic Amber Ale. This was the scene at the western end of the event, Atlantic and Hicks. The crowd got even thicker as we progressed eastward. More photos […]

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Red Hook Lobster Pound’s “Connecticut”: Well Worth a Try

All of us have our notions of quintessance. I have a friend who, should you, for example, mention ginger ale, will tell you that the only one worth drinking is not available outside a fifty mile radius of Syracuse, where he grew up. For me, the quintessential pizza came from the Hub Tavern, downstairs from […]

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Red Hook Lobster Pound Sets Up Shop on Fulton Landing

The NY Post reports today on the “war” between Brooklyn based Red Hook Lobster Pound, which has set up shop on Fulton Landing, and Manhattan based Ditch Plains which received the concession at Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 1. The paper spoke to RHLP co-owner Susan Povich: NY Post: “The [state] said they wanted to highlight […]

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Pier 1 Food and Drink Vendors Announced

The four food and drink vendors for the Pier 1 portion of Brooklyn Bridge Park have been announced. Of the two most ballyhooed applicants, one, Blue Marble Ice Cream, made the cut, but Red Hook Lobster Pound didn’t. Other winners are: Manhattan-based Ditch Plains, which describes itself as a “New York-style fish shack”; Carroll Gardens’ […]

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Park Progress: Pier 1 Lawns to Open Tomorrow; Ice Cream and Lobster Rolls May Follow

The well manicured lawns on the Pier 1 section of Brooklyn Bridge Park, which have so far been off limits to frisbee tossers and sunbathers, will be opened to the public tomorrow, Thursday, April 22. New York Post: Brooklyn Bridge Park is set to celebrate Earth Day in style tomorrow by finally opening its fabulous […]

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