Around NYC Today (12/9) Lightfoot Market Holiday Pop-Up, Bowery Comedy

THINGS TO DO

Renegade Craft Fair, Industry City – Brooklyn, 11am – 6pm

Explore a curated selection of modern design, including jewelry and accessories, art, apparel, ceramics, illustration, stationery, home decor, apothecary and cookware. Featuring local food trucks, DJ sets with Black Gold, photo ops, screen printing workshops with Sheepshead Design and all-around good times. Free.

MissingMurderedTrafficked Women Altar and Vigil, Washington Square Park – Greenwich Village, 10:30am – 1:30pm

Join a vigil and rally to commemorate missing, murdered, and trafficked women.
This event is part of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence.

Lightfoot Market Holiday Pop-Up, 123 West 18th St. – Chelsea, 12pm – 7pm

At Lightfoot Market’s holiday pop-up, you’ll find thoughtfully curated eco-friendly and ethical gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list. Choose from 70 vendors that care about positive impact as much as you do. You will find innovative and sustainably made apparel, home goods, accessories, bath and body products, art, outdoor gear, food, children’s accessories and toys. Free.

Holiday on the Hudson, West Harlem Piers, 4:30pm – 6:30pm

Celebrate the season with live music, dancing, decoration-making, and hot chocolate. Free.

 

Twelve Angry Men, Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute – East Village, 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Twelve Angry Men is about a 19-year-old man standing trial for the fatal stabbing of his father. It looks like an open-and-shut case—until one of the jurors begins opening the others’ eyes to the facts. $5 – $10.

 

MUSIC

This Party DOES Impress You Much! A Night of All Shania Everything w/ DJ Edith Pop, Brooklyn Bowl, 11:30pm, $10.

Blue Lightning, Running On Ice, Heartrocket, Fat Goose, The Brooklyn X Rays, Scared Pigeons, Conquer the Potato, Shakespeare Fire, The Emerald Pandas, Your Mom, The Rivals, Rogue, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 1pm, $5.

Danny Walsh, Ft. Hamilton Senior Center – Brooklyn, 2pm, Free.

The Red Party Presents: Our Holidaze Party w/ Pawns, DJ Sean Templar (A Murder of Crows NYC Goth & Post-punk Festival), DJ Jarek Zelazny (The Raven), DJ Jose Frances (Dark Dance Radio), Mercury Lounge – LES, 10pm, $10.

Electric Feel Dance Party w/ DJ Jordan Stern, Dj Ilan, Bowery Electric – LES, 11pm, $10.

Take Me Out w/ DJ Nick Marc and Guests, Knitting Factory – Brooklyn, 11:55pm, $7 – $10.

The Gloomies, Obliques, Saint Marilyn, Union Pool – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Bowery Comedy w/ Ayanna Dookie (50 Central on BET), Kevin Ryan (Gotham Live), Julia Shiplett (McSweeny’s, HBO), Ben Wasserman (VICE), Andrew Casertano (Animal Planet), Shalewa Sharpe (Stay Eating Cookies on iTunes/Spotify), Bowery Electric – LES, 6pm, Free.

Raanan Hershberg, Local 138 – LES, 6:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Conflicted: The Greatest Fights inHistory w/ Brady O’Callahan, Jon Hudson, Dan Lempert, Maggie Widdoes, Kasey Borger, Hosted by Kate Villa and Peter Johnston, Caveat – LES, 9:30pm, $10.

Party of Two w/ Ayanna Dookie, Jim Tews, Carolyn Castiglia, Dawn Fraser, Hosted by Anita Flores and Vanessa Valerio, The Pleasure Chest – UES, 7:30pm, $8.

Popped Collar Comedy w/ Conrad Roth, Von Decarlo, Lance Pauker, Rachel Green, Meno Fernandez, Ryan Mulholland, The Platform – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Saturday, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.

Shape Up NYC: Zumba, Poe Park – Bronx, Every Saturday until Dec. 30, 10am – 11am, Free.

Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island’s Prehistory, Conference House Park – Staten Island, Monday to Saturday until January 27, 10am – 4pm. Free.

ARC Holiday Record + CD Sale, 54 White Street – Tribeca, Every day until Dec. 17, 11am – 6pm, Free.

‘Volez Voguez, Voyagez’ Louis Vuitton Exhibition, 86 Trinity Place – Lower Manhattan, Until January 7, (Mon to Sat – 10 am to 8pm; Sun – 11am to 7pm), Free. RSVP.

Grand Central Holiday Fair, Grand Central Terminal – Midtown, Until Dec. 24, 10am to 8pm.

Yayoi Kusama: Festival of Life, David Zwirner – Chelsea, Until December 16, Tues. to Sat., Gallery hours: 10am – 6pm. Free.

Arts and Crafts Fair, Alice Austen Park – Staten Island, Until Dec. 25, 11am -5pm, Free.

Winter Village, Bryant Park – Midtown, Until January 2, Weekdays – 11am to 8pm, Weekends – 10am – 8pm, Free.

Union Square Holiday Market, Southern side of Union Square Park, Until December 24 (Weekdays – 11am to 8pm; Sat. – 10am to 8pm; Sun. 11am to 7pm), Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (12/6) Washington Sq. Tree Lighting, Ghostbusters 2, Postmen

THINGS TO DO

Washington Square Park Holiday Tree Lighting, Washington Square Park – Greenwich Village, 5pm – 7pm

A 45-foot Christmas tree just south of the Washington Square Arch will be lit for the holidays. To celebrate the occasion, the Rob Susman Brass Quartet will perform holiday songs. Santa Claus is also expected to appear, with candy canes in hand.

Fibers and Figures, Sotheby’s Institute of Art – Midtown, 6pm – 8pm

Sotheby’s Institute of Art presentS Fibers and Figures, a group exhibition that brings together four artists exploring the contemporary body through the creation of textile works. Featuring Liz Collins, Sarah Finkle, Aqeel Malcolm, and Lily Moebes. Free. RSVP.

Dunces N’ Dragons, QED – Queens, 7:30pm – 9pm

Dunces N’ Dragons is a comedy show that puts comedians through D&D themed challenges. Performers roll a 20-sided die that decides their fate. Will they have to eat peppers as hot as a dragon’s breath? Or will the entire audience be teleported outside for a show in the street? With John Bilancini, Amanda Hurley, Chris Crespo and Prahnav Behar. $8.

Next to Normal, Bernie West Theater – Gramercy Park, 7:30pm – 10pm

Next to Normal is a rock musical that follows mother Diana Goodman’s struggle with worsening bipolar disorder and its effect on her family as they search for a new normal. Tickets are a suggested donation of $10. All proceeds will go to the Mental Health Association of New York City.

 

FILM

Randy in Tangier, JP Kaplan Hall – Greenwich Village, 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Ghostbusters 2, Brooklyn Bazaar, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Human, Lycée Français De New York – UES, 6:30pm, Free, RSVP.

 

MUSIC

Yucky Duster, gobbinjr, Poppies, Dougie Poole, Mercury Lounge – LES, 7pm, $10.

Austin Blair Campbell, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $8.

Home Blitz, The Love Birds, Rips, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Milan to Minsk EP release show, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $8 – $10.

M.A.K.U. Soundsystem + Mwenso and The Shakes, DJ modrums, Brooklyn Bowl, 8pm, $10.

Late Guest at The Party, Kid Midnight, Bowery Electric – LES, 8pm, $8.

 

COMEDY

Postmen: An Hour Of Sketch Comedy w/ Matt Barats, Carmen Christopher, Anthony Oberbeck, Liza Treyger, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $8 – $10.

Victor Varnado (Conan), Edward Farrell (New York Comedy Festival), Maddy Smith (Carolines), Tyler Richardson(True TV), Hosted by Katie Boyle (Men Are Ugly), Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

David Drake (Comedians You Should Know), Drew Michael (SNL), Julia Shiplett (HBO’s Crashing), Ethan Simmons Patterson (Somewhere in Brooklyn), Liza Treyger (Late night with Seth Myers), Conner McNutt (The Improv, in from L.A.), Hosted by Saurin Choksi (Fuse TV), The Douglass – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Too Many Cooks w/ Samantha Ruddy (Night Train with Wyatt Cenac), Luke Touma (Sirius XM), JP McDade (Just For Laughs), Jordan Temple (Hidden Fences, Showtime), Dina Hashem (Comedy Central), Lucky Jack’s – LES, 9pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island’s Prehistory, Conference House Park – Staten Island, Monday to Saturday until January 27, 10am – 4pm. Free.

Free Day at the Bronx Zoo, Bronx Zoo, Every Wednesday, 10am – 4:30pm, Free.

Yayoi Kusama: Festival of Life, David Zwirner – Chelsea, Until December 16, Tues. to Sat., Gallery hours: 10am – 6pm. Free.

‘Volez Voguez, Voyagez’ Louis Vuitton Exhibition, 86 Trinity Place – Lower Manhattan, (Mon to Sat – 10 am to 8pm; Sun – 11am to 7pm), Free. RSVP.

Grand Central Holiday Fair, Grand Central Terminal – Midtown, Until Dec. 24, 10am to 8pm.

Shape Up Yoga Meditation, Poe Park – Bronx, Every Wed. until Dec. 26, 9:30am – 10:30am, Free.

Learn Basic Sign Language, Poe Park – Bronx, Every Wednesday until Dec. 27, 10:45am – 11:30am. Free.

Arts and Crafts Fair, Alice Austen Park – Staten Island, Until Dec. 25, 11am -5pm, Free.

Winter Village, Bryant Park – Midtown, Until January 2, Weekdays – 11am to 8pm, Weekends – 10am – 8pm, Free.

Union Square Holiday Market, Southern side of Union Square Park, Until December 24 (Weekdays – 11am to 8pm; Sat. – 10am to 8pm; Sun. 11am to 7pm), Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (11/19) Dog Costume Parade, Make and Film Shadow Puppets

THINGS TO DO

Dog Costume Party and Parade, Washington Square Park, 11am – 2pm

There will be treats, prizes, trainers, “pawdicures,” vendors, artists and a pet psychic. Free.

Brick Over Brooklyn Meet Up, Old Stone House in JJ Byrne Playground – Brooklyn, 12pm – 4pm

Join a community baking day at the Old Stone House. You’re encouraged to show up with a dish (or dishes) to cook, or just hang out and enjoy a conversation around the fire. The event starts with “Build Your Own Pizzas” at noon. Dough and fresh toppings provided. Come and assemble your own personal pizza, and bake it in a 900-degree brick oven. If you’re baking, a $5 donation is suggested. RSVP.

Anime NYC After Party, Playwright Irish Pub 35th – Midtown, 5:30pm

Join this unofficial after party FOR Japanese pop culture convention Anime NYC. There will be games (test your skills on Smash, Mario Kart 8 and Just Dance), karaoke and cosplay. Free. RSVP.

Make and Film Shadow Puppets, Wing on Wo (26 Mott St.) – LES, 5pm – 7pm

Learn to make your own shadow puppets, props and short films. The class will be taught by WOW Shadow Puppet Theater artist-in-residence Emily Mock. Your work may be included in a month-long window display at the WOW storefront. Free. First-come-first-served.

 

ONGOING

Cunningham Park Farmers Market, Cunningham Park – Queens, Every Sunday until Nov. 19, 9am – 2pm, Free.

Sunday Farmers Market, Hattie Carthan Community Garden – Brooklyn), Every Sunday until Nov. 19, 9am – 2pm, Free.

Grand Central Holiday Fair, Grand Central Terminal – Midtown, Until Dec. 24, 10am to 8pm.

Winter Village, Bryant Park – Midtown, Until January 2, Weekdays – 11am to 8pm, Weekends – 10am – 8pm, Free.

Union Square Holiday Market, Southern side of Union Square Park, Until December 24 (Weekdays – 11am to 8pm; Sat. – 10am to 8pm; Sun. 11am to 7pm), Free.

Norwegian Christmas Fair, Norwegian Seamen’s Church – Midtown East, Nov. 16 to 19 (Thurs to Sat, 12pm – 8pm; Sun 11am -4pm), Free.

The Typing Machine: Participatory and Multimedia Exhibition, El Barrio’s Artspace PS109 – UES, Until Nov. 26, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

 

FILM

Logan Lucky, Syndicated Bar Theater – Brooklyn, 9:05pm, $7. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/logan-lucky-tickets-39884405330?aff=es2

 

MUSIC

Afternoon Hang: Ear Buds w/ Wes Buckley, Erin Durant, Colin Langelus, Union Pool – Brooklyn, 2pm, Free.

Mick’s Jaguar, Kid Midnight, Couple Hundo, Fixtures, Oceanator, The Sloppy Heads, Elliott’s Girls Chorus, Dead Painters, Unigen, Petit John, PI Power Trio, Razorlord, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 3pm, $10.

The Band Camino, Afternoon Men, Mercury Lounge – LES, 5:30pm, $10.

White Boy & The Average Band, Uncrossing, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Jordan Klassen, pecas, Mercury Lounge – LES, 8pm, $10.

Jessica Pavone, Winters of Night, Brode/ Shea, M/S/T, The Glove- Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

NOT DEAD YET, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5 – $7

Animal Show, Bodega, Casey Hopkins, Elsewhere (Zone One) – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Public Speaking + Matteo, Liberatore, Lazurite, Yaas Haus, Snaykhunt + RAFT, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Sound of Ceres, Advance Base, Silent Barn – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Easy Buckets Comedy w/ Nore Davis, Erick Helwig, Sameer Mansoor, Hannah Dickinson, Mike Logan, Rebecca’s – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

Dewayne Perkins, Wendy Steiner, Erica Spera, Connor McCausland, Brooklyn Brewery, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Too Soon? Comedy, Sensei Bar – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

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Around NYC Today (11/4) Pumpkin Smash, Little Caribbean Food Crawl

THINGS TO DO

Pumpkin Smash 2017, Washington Market Park – Tribeca, 9am – 12pm

Bring your pumpkins, jack-o-lanterns and gourds for a smashing good time!  You smash them – and the NYC Compost Project will turn them into compost for city parks and green spaces. Free.

Albanian Brooklyn Festival, Seth Low Playground – Brooklyn, 12pm

This event will have live music, dance performances, a basketball, soccer, chess and dominoes tournament and a children’s Halloween costume contest. Free.

The Public Theater Mobile Unit: The Winter’s Tale, Williamsbridge Oval  – Bronx, 1pm -3pm

The Public Theater’s Mobile Unit, which brings productions of Shakespeare to communities all across New York City, journeys through tragedy into comedy with a new production of The Winter’s Tale, directed by Lee Sunday Evans (Caught, Porto). RSVP by emailing sarah.bisnow@parks.nyc.gov . Free.

Lauren Carly Shaw: Impressions, Glyndor Gallery in Wave Hill – Bronx, 2pm – 3pm

Artist Lauren Carly Shaw activates her work installed in the Glyndor Gallery. Presented as a durational performance, the artist enters and inhabits her work. A negative impression of her body made of foam and resin is set into a built-in cabinet. Integrating into the architecture of the gallery, Shaw’s performance underlines the role of the body in creating her site-specific work. The show is part of Call & Response, the Glyndor Gallery’s fall exhibition. Free with admission to the grounds: $8 for adults, $4 for students and seniors.

Times Square Anti-Trump/Pence Protest, Various locations, 2pm

Protesters will march from Times Square to Washington Square Park. Organized by www.RefuseFascism.org .

Little Caribbean Food + Culture Crawl, Various location on Flatbush Avenue – Brooklyn, Nov. 4 (Sat), 3pm – 7pm

CaribBEING, a Flatbush arts and culture group, is organizing a tour of the best restaurants at the newly designated area of Little Caribbean.  Meeting place is the Flatbush Caton Market. $10 suggested donation.

Target First Saturdays, Brooklyn Museum, 5pm – 8pm

The Brooklyn Museum will host a full slate of events that include a film screening, a dance festival, concerts, a photo booth and a book club discussion. Click link for full schedule. Free.

Cabaret Law Repeal Party, Muchmore’s – Brooklyn, 11:55pm – 3am

The owner of Muchmore’s has been fighting NYC’s Cabaret Law since 2014 when he first sued the city over NYers right to dance. The law is now slated for repeal and the bar will  host a midnight party to celebrate. Performances by Dan Snazelle, Collin Crowe and Jessica Long. Free.

 

FILM

Necessary Filmmaker Showcase, Necessary Studios – Queens, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

 

MUSIC

The Attics, Floam, J Bengoy, The Map Room at Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $5.

Save Face,  Secret Stuff, Just Friends, Graduating Life, Que Fuerte, Brooklyn Bazaar, 7pm , $10.

Dan Friel, Nylon Viper, Passive Tones, Babycastles – Chelsea, 7pm, $10 suggested donation.

Van Heusen, Saint Vitus – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

The Woogles, The Othermen, The Whips, Union Pool – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

The Happy Half Hour w/ Mike Recine (Conan, Comedy Central), Local 138 – LES, 6:30pm – 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Trigger Play Comedy w/ Mike Lebovitz (Last Comic Standing), Pranav Behari (Cape Fear Comedy Fest), Amanda Kay Holstien (Yellow Rose Comedy Fest), Thiago Lima (New York Comedy Fest), Candyce Musinski (Not Right Now Comedy), Catherine Zini (Cape Fear Comedy Fest), Pine Box Rock Shop – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Nerd is the New Black, QED – Queens, 7:30pm, $8.

Jackknife Comedy w/ Otto Fernandez (Broadway Comedy Club), Mara Wiles (High Plains Comedy Festival, Chloe Radcliffe (NBC Stand Up For Diversity), Sean Finnerty (Amazon’s Fireball Run), Brian Allen Mitchell (Cinder Block Comedy Festival), Mike Drucker (The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon), Mary Mack (CONAN), Tim Harmston (Late Show With David Letterman) Hosted by Patrick Hastie and Gideon Hambright, The Creek and the Cave – Queens, Nov. 4 (Sat), 8pm, $5.

Sam Rubinoff (Hilarious), Edward Farrell (Edward Farrell’s Diet Coke Reviews on Yelp) + special guests, Hosted by Dylan Palladino (Model and Mensch), Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Last Stop Laughs, QED – Queens, 10:30pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Saturday Farmers Market, Hattie Carthan Community Garden (Brooklyn), 9am-2pm, Free.

Over Here: A Centennial Commemoration of World War I Memorial in NYC Parks, Arsenal in Central Park (UES), Until Nov. 24, 9am – 5pm. Free.

Yayoi Kusama: Festival of Life, David Zwirner – Chelsea, Until December 16, Tues. to Sat., Gallery hours: 10am – 6pm. Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (10/31) Halloween Parade, Horror Movie-thon, Fall Fest

THINGS TO DO

Fall Fest at Sherman Shriek! Park, Sherman Creek Park – Inwood, 2:30pm – 5pm

Come for Fall Fest at Sherman Shriek! Park. This year’s activities include pumpkin decorating, arts and crafts, face painting and free cider and candy.

Kids Halloween Parade, Washington Square Park, 3pm – 6pm

Join the 27th Annual Children’s Halloween Parade, the city’s largest free children’s event on Halloween Day. After the parade, free trick-or-treat bags, games, and rides for children on West 3rd Street between LaGuardia Place and Mercer Street. Free.

Halloween Parade, 6th Avenue from Spring to 16th Street, 7pm

This year’s theme is Cabinet of Curiosities: An Imginary Menagerie. After Party at Slake NYC.

FILM

Mulberry Street (2006), Mulberry Street Library – LES, 5pm, Free, RSVP.

Chris and Colin’s Excellent Horror Movie-thon, QED – Queens, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

The Shining, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, Free.

 

MUSIC

Hodera, Peaer, A Deer A Horse, Mercury Lounge – LES, 6:30pm, $10 – $12.

The Values, Tonya Harding, Graves Harbor, Lost Kingdoms, Cruel Children, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $8 – $10.

Gogeous, Dead Kennedys, Grace Kelly All Day, Dog Shepherd, H0L0 -Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

Krem on Wool, Holding Pattern, Lea, Bilge Rat, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

The Harmonica Lewinskies, No Ice, Mercury Lounge – LES, 9:30pm, $10.

Macy Rodman, JX Kannon, DJ Ashlyn, Beto Cravioto, H0L0 -Brooklyn, 11pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Sam and Bill’s Comedy Spook-tacular w/ Matt Nedostup (TruTV, Weekend Update), Schäffer The Darklord, Nelson Lugo, Hosted by comedian Tommy Kang (HBO), CAVEAT – LES, $10 if you come in costume.

Rachel Joan (Sirius/XM), Napoleon Emill (New York Comedy Club), Jason Scoop (Winner of First Impressions with Dana Carvey), Edward Farrell (Edward Farrell’s Diet Coke Reviews on Yelp), Hosted by Melissa Diaz (Carolines), Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Tuesday and Thursday until Dec. 28, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.

Over Here: A Centennial Commemoration of World War I Memorial in NYC Parks, Arsenal in Central Park (UES), Until Nov. 24, 9am – 5pm. Free.

Women With Wings Art Exhibit, Maggie’s Garden, Friendship Garden – Sugar Hill, Until Oct. 31, Varying hours. Free.

Riverside HIIT, Riverside Park, Every Tuesday until Oct. 31, 6:30pm, Free.

Gettin’ Wet with Miss Guy: The Photography of Guy Furrow, Art-on-A (East Village), Until Nov. 2, Free.

 

 

Around NYC Today (10/29) ¡CalabazaFest!, Annual Dog Run Halloween Party

THINGS TO DO

Batty Over Halloween, Astoria Park – Queens, 12pm – 2:30pm

Join the festivities on the Great Lawn at Astoria Park for a day filled with music, puppets, cotton candy, balloon twisting, face painting and munchkin pumpkins.

Halloween Festival, Ocean Breeze Park – Staten Island, 12pm – 5pm

This free, family-friendly event hosts a pumpkin patch, Halloween crafts, music, Halloween inspired contests, and more. Free.

Howl-o-ween, Van Cortlandt Park – Bronx, 12pm – 2pm

Bring your best-dressed dogs to compete at Howl-o-ween. Pre-registration is required. $10 per dog to benefit the dog run.

Annual Dog Run Halloween Party, Washington Square Park – Greenwich Village, 12pm – 2pm

Join dozens of pups and their owners for a day of Halloween fun. Get your dog dressed in their best costume for prizes and treats. Free.

¡CalabazaFest!, RB Youth Center – Brooklyn, 12pm – 4pm

A fun mashup of Day of the Dead, Halloween, and Harvest Fair traditions. The event will feature a fantastic live stage show (in Spanish and English), musical and dance performances and workshops, hands-on pumpkin crafts, and a creative costume contest. Latin music lineup curated by Trans-Pecos featuring Yotoco and Maria Usbeck. There will also be a mini RB Farmers Market selling fresh local produce. Free.

Halloween Costume Contest and Mini Parade, JJ Byrne Playground – Brooklyn, Oct. 29 (Sun), 3pm – 5pm

Mini-parade around the park with members of Halloween marching band, Paprika. Free.

Full Moon Market, Mood Ring – Brooklyn, 4pm – 7pm

Bushwick’s original market of Curiosities and Magic will join new astrology-based bar in Bushwick, Mood Ring, to offer a market of witchcraft and oddities. During the marker there’ll be a live panting tutorial with artist Jackie Lore as well a special halloween performance by Sacred Circle Theater Co. Free.

 

FILM

War/Peace, Maysles Cinema – Harlem, 7:30pm, $10.

 

MUSIC

Gnaw, Couch Slut, Escuela, Syndromes, Saint Vitus – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Paul Cherry, Trans-Pecos, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Bootblacks, Shadow Age, Curse, Bled, Silent Barn – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Passed Out, Howardian, Wag, Bullfighter, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5.

The Voms, Liquid Solid Fire, The Habits, Chay & The Hostages, Bar Matchless – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

Diary, Petal Crush, Nam Wayne, Mercury Lounge – LES, 8pm, $10.

Baby Birds Don’t Drink Milk, Famous Laughs, Health&Beauty, Morgan Garrett, amErica, DJ Charlie DY, The Glove – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8.

Swimming Bell, Jean Caffeine, Ghost Robber, The Tall Pines, Muchmore’s – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $7.

 

COMEDY

Easy Buckets Comedy w/ Pat Brown, Dan Perlman, Dara Jemmott, Paul Julmeus, Leclerc Andre, Rebecca’s – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

It’s Everybody’s Birthday w/ Steve Whalen (The Brett Davis Show), Sam Evans (Just For Laughs), Carmen Lagala (Women In Comedy Festival), Nasser Khan (Bridgetown Comedy Festival), Cathy Humes (Cinder Block Comedy Festival), Shane Morrison (Stand Up NY), The Standing Room – Queens, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Too Soon? Comedy Night, 135 Eldridge Street – LES, 7:45pm, Free, RSVP.

Average Black Man, The Grisly Pear – Greenwich Village, 8pm, $10.

 

ONGOING

Cunningham Park Farmers Market, Cunningham Park – Queens, Every Sunday until Nov. 19, 9am – 2pm, Free.

Sunday Farmers Market, Hattie Carthan Community Garden – Brooklyn), 9am-2pm, Free.

Women With Wings Art Exhibit, Maggie’s Garden and Friendship Garden – Sugar Hill, Every Saturday and Sunday until Oct. 31,  2pm – 4pm, Free.

Gettin’ Wet with Miss Guy: The Photography of Guy Furrow, Art-on-A (East Village), Until Nov. 2, Free.

 

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