Move over, First Saturdays—Third Wednesdays are here. This Wednesday, October 21, from 6:30 to 9, Prospect Park’s Picnic House will be the locale for the Lullwater Lounge Third Wednesday: a monthly pop-up happy hour where you can spend an evening looking out on the long meadow, drink in hand. Or shall we say drinks: tickets ($20 in advance/$25 at the door) are good for an entire night’s worth of open bar (sponsors include Brooklyn Brewery and The Famous Grouse whiskey) and snacks from Mambo. But we’ve wangled a free pair for one randomly-selected Brokelyn reader who joins our very own email list between now and Monday midnight. So sign up for our weekly blast of brokester scoops, and you may be toasting your good fortune at the Lullwater Lounge.
Jimmy McMillan has an enduring allure to him, especially at this moment in history, perhaps because he reminds us of a time when our, let’s say, more unorthodox candidates weren’t seen as a direct threat to democracy and everything we hold dear. Most people started seeing McMillan’s Chester A. Arthur mutton chops and pro wrestler swagger during his notable […]
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, […]