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).
Leaked emails and DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s resignation aside, the DNC kicks off today at 4pm with the theme of “united together” and will march on forward through Thursday night, with surely at least more gusto than the 51-foot-joint that deflated straight out the gate in DC earlier today. This week will have a star-studded […]
Maybe you’re about to dump someone but it’s their birthday and you feel bad. So you, a true gentlebro for the ages, decide to buy her a Vitamix blender — and what a nice blender it is! — as a parting gift. This is a terrible idea, as evidenced in this Craigslist ad a Brooklyn woman posted […]
1. Put on your dancin’ shoes for Urban Bush Women: How We Got to the Funk, a participatory examination of history through the lens of African American social dances from 1955 through the present. (Monday, BRIC, FREE) 2. See a slew of strangeness at I Have a Crazy Idea to Perform for the King and Queen, […]