Williamsburg Airbnb vs. Wythe Hotel: where should you spend your Labor Day staycation?
Aug 30, 2016
The Staycation is a contentious affordance here in Brooklyn. Amidst an ongoing affordable housing crisis that leads to things like this and this, there's just something icky about the...
Hold on tight to summer with a free all-day ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ marathon at Videology
Sep 2, 2015
Between cast members showing up at screenings of it, multiple public screenings happening with or without said cast members, a prequel show on Netflix...
Summer will be a week longer as the City’s beaches will stay open past Labor Day
Jun 24, 2015
For decades, Labor Day has symbolized the beginning of the end for summer in the city. Because, for decades, the city's beaches and pools...
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Eat your fill for zero dollars (but buy a beer) at the Freddy’s Labor Day Bar-B-Q
Aug 29, 2014
Look, this Monday’s Labor Day, and we get it; for most people, this means that it’s time to regret that you once again called...
Scenes from the 2013 West Indian Day Parade
Sep 4, 2013
Each year during Labor Day the relative calm of Eastern Parkway erupts into music and color to celebrate the West Indian Day Parade. Revelers...
The West Indian Day Parade, 13 other 3-day weekend ideas
Aug 29, 2013
1. Enjoy the parade of lunatics that make up Brooklyn Unicycle Day, as they ride their one-wheeled machines across the Brooklyn Bridge and down...
Work hard at play: The best ways to spend Labor Day weekend
Aug 28, 2013
You work hard, you play hard, simple as that. Labor Day weekend commends the other 361 days you bust your ass at that 9...
12 things to do to celebrate your labors this weekend
Aug 30, 2012
Listings taken from our Brokelyn events page. Don't see yours listed? Add it now!1. See The Wiz, because Michael Jackson, Diana Ross and Richard Pryor...
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Staycation tour of South Brooklyn
Aug 26, 2009
Here we are, at the tail-end of summer, September drawing perilously near, and maybe that European jaunt you dreamed of just didn't pan out...
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