The coronation is nearly upon us. Scores of well-coiffed New York gals had their chance, the deadline was extended, and now only 11 remain, waiting eagerly on the door-step of borough royalty. All this dramatic to-do here is for the third annual Miss Brooklyn Scholarship Pageant, happening this Sunday, Mar. 28. The day includes all you’d expect from any such affair: the contestants on-stage, showing off their talent, intellect, fashion and class; and then an evening after-party to meet and greet the new queen. Which one of these will it be? Tickets are still available to come and see at Brooklyn College’s Sam Levenson Theater. The 2 p.m. pageant is $25, but $15 will get you into the catered coronation party at 5. The competition is the first step on the Miss America circuit, so see how the whole thing begins. More details here.
We’ve all been there: You’re meeting someone on a date; they come to pick you up and bring flowers. You automatically have a panic attack: where on Earth are you going to put these things? You don’t have a vase. Your apartment is filled with Ikea furniture that you found on the free Craigslist listings. […]
Christmas season is full swing, in case the snow hasn’t been a reminder of that. But just because it’s Christmas, people always seem to think that means it’s time for our entertainment to lean towards the treacly and emotionally manipulative. Well, everyone it seems, but the folks at the DUMBO Business Improvement District, who will […]
We’re rapidly running out of days in this calendar year. In fact, a look at the calendar informs us that there are only fourteen days left in all of 2013! Holy crap. And while a new year is fun and all, there’s one problem that comes with it: your Beer Book coupons expire at the […]