Our miserly mates over at The Skint are out with their list of 22 New Year’s Eve events under $30, and if you still don’t have plans for Thursday night, there’s tons of fun stuff on it. In Brooklyn alone: a rock-and-soul blowout at the Bell House, anti-folk night at Pete’s Candy Store, two floors of acid pop at Union Hall, something called a Ukelele drop on 23rd Street, and loads more. We also want to put in our two cents for one of our favorite hangs, Sycamore, because it’s always a good time there, and on New Year’s Eve they’ll have live music, deejays and a champagne happy hour from 11:30 to 1:30 a.m. for no cover charge. Sounds like the beginnings of a very happy new year to us. And stay tuned for our Brooklyn Bowl New Year’s Eve ticket giveaway.
Odds are that there are very few people reading Brokelyn who are fans of Pizza Hut, seeing as eating chain pizza in New York City is basically violence, or college sports, because we’ve tried to serve you guys sports content before and you nerds aren’t into it, we get it. But there are definitely lots of […]
1. Booze it up at this month’s BHS Free Friday: Oktoberfest, with Brooklyn beer history from the archives, a beer tasting with Brooklyn Brewery, a screening of Beauty and the Beer, and more. (Friday, Brooklyn Historical Society, FREE) 2. Giggle demurely at LAWL: Ladies and Women Laughing, an all-gal comedy show with Jenny Nelson, Keisha Zollar, Rachel Joravsky, […]
When life gives you lemons you make lemonade. It follows that when life gave us the current election cycle, many tried to turn a profit on it. Ample Hills kept things chill with candidate-themed ice cream flavors; a number of New Yorkers tried to profit in a different way by putting up Craigslist hookup ads for debate-watch sex; and all over the internet, people started […]