The Week in Broketown, 6/22 – 6/26

mermaid parade

Go catch a mermaid this weekend. Photo by David Colon

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• We were at the Mermaid Parade to judge and take pictures

• Serial is looking for a producer for their second season. Maybe it’s you?

• We wanted to be helpful, so here are all of Brooklyn’s outdoor movie series in one place

• Even if you don’t have a car, there are plenty of great camping spots you can reach from the city

• Books Beneath the Bridge is back for more non-stop outdoor reading action

• Want an apartment you can afford? We found some, in Crown Heights and Dyker Heights

• Green-Wood’s official historian breaks down what it’s like to work around all those dead people

• The drama, the accents, the audience participation of The Room is coming to Bushwick

• Just talk to Video Beast about their music, not their TV-viewing habits

• The A/C between Manhattan and Brooklyn is shutting down starting July 11. Thanks, Sandy

• What borough has the most disgusting grocery stores in the city? Brooklyn!

• We love Northern Bell, we love Over the Eight, we love Passenger Bar