09/01/16 11:03am
Clown around with Les Bunheads (#3) (pic by Muriel Leclerc)

Clown around with Les Bunheads (#3) (pic by Muriel Leclerc)

1. Start saying goodbye to the season at the Summer’s End Music Festival, three days of bands from Guerilla Toss to Mal Blum to Kississippi to Psymon Spine. (Friday through Sunday, Aviv, $10–$15 day/$30 weekend)

2. See unusual artists from all over the world at the Experi-MENTAL Performance Art Festival, including Cultural Fits, Wild Torus, Murmurists, Little Water Radio, and many more. (Friday through Sunday, Silent Barn, $10/day)

3. Yuck it up at the monthlong Clown Theater Festival, beginning tonight with a Clown Cabaret starring Les Bunheads, The Heist, Contemporary Mime, and more. (Friday, Brick Theater, $15) (more…)

Chicks dig the 'stache. via Flickr user thatguygil

Chicks dig the ‘stache. via Flickr user thatguygil

If you’ve spent the whole summer with a beard or mustache or any facial hair really, you have our respect. Even though it wasn’t boiling hot this summer, carrying extra hair on your body isn’t comfortable in the least. But, you did it, and now you’re maybe expecting a reward for all those mustache rides you gave. Lucky for you, Coney Island will be recognizing the greatness of beards and mustaches in just a couple weeks at the sixth edition of the Coney Island Beard and Mustache Competition. (more…)