From the folks who brought you the Brokelyn Beer Book and the RAFFLE OF THE CENTURY, Brokelyn is proud to announce our next event: the Brokelyn Country Club Spring Gala! With help from our friends at Scoutmob, We’re taking over Public Assembly April 21 to celebrate the best spring ever in Brooklyn and raise some money for the Brooklyn Botanic Garden: raffle prizes from the borough’s best spring offerings, including Brooklyn Bowl, Meat Hook, Sweet Melissa, Greenpoint Coworking and more; an open bar featuring Brooklyn Brewery and Brooklyn Gin; yummy food by Brooklyn Taco and two DJs spinning tunes to get your blood flowing again all night long. Prizes for the best spring-y attire, so wear your Salvation Army Izods or secondhand American Apparel. And more surprises! Check out the full list of prizes and RSVP on Facebook, and get ready to dance away these lingering winter blues. April 21, Public Assembly, 70 North 6th St., Williamsburg, 8 pm (open bar ends at 9).
Another weekend, another story of artists getting chased out of yet another neighborhood they figured they’d be safe in. This time, with Williamsburg, Bushwick, Greenpoint, DUMBO, the West Village, the East Village, the Lower East Side, Chelsea and Long Island City all too expensive for studio spaces, artists thought they’d found a respite in Industry […]
Andrew WK has lived many lives: party king, failed ambassador, sex wipe spokesman. When a man lives that much, he gains a certain wisdom that you can’t get when you aren’t endorsing sex wipes. So of course, Marketplace asked the man to impart some words of financial wisdom. WK suggested investing your money in a […]
Well the old world may be dead, but it’s still alive and kicking sucking in Greenpoint, where a man has a home leech therapy clinic run out of his loft to help people with ailments like paralysis, migraines and fartiness. Despite the fact that the words “Greenpoint” “old-world medicine” and “loft” would point to this […]