Gowanus

South Brooklyn Progressives

Local green-friendly businesses Brooklyn SolarWorks, Movers, Not Shakers and Halstead Real Estate team up with The Gate for a networking event bringing together like-minded businesses and individuals to kickstart the South Brooklyn Progressives at Park Slope’s original craft beer pub, The Gate, located at 321 5th Avenue on Saturday, October 21, 2017, from 3pm to 7pm.

The Brooklyn Podcast Festival brings live tapings to The Bell House, Union Hall and BRIC

The Brooklyn Podcast Festival brings live tapings to The Bell House, Union Hall and BRIC from November 14 to 19, 2017, showcasing a variety of established programs as well as many new and exciting up-and-comers.

Objectify

Objectify, a group exhibition of international artists at Trestle Gallery in Gowanus, is on view from September 22 to November 4, 2017, with Art Talk: Objectify held on Tuesday, October 10th, at 7pm.

Gowanus Challenge
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The Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club is bringing back the Gowanus Challenge on October 7, 2017, beginning at their boathouse by the Carroll Bridge in Brooklyn. Last held in 2014, the Gowanus Challenge is geared to bring awareness to the Gowanus Canal and act as a fundraiser.

Brooklyn Literary Prize
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Each year the Brooklyn Public Library, in collaboration with the Brooklyn Eagles, recognizes outstanding works of nonfiction and fiction with the Brooklyn Literary Prize given in the fall. This year's shortlist includes a novel, a book-length poem, a collection of short stories, and three works of nonfiction.

Gowanus Open Studios 2017

Gowanus Open Studios, aka GOS, is the weekend of October 21 - 22, 2017, with artists in the Gowanus neighborhood (and slightly beyond) opening their studio doors and welcoming the public to view art, meet the artists, learn about the process of art-making, and get a glimpse of the life of artists.

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25 Years of Gowanus: As it WAS, As it IS

25 Years of Gowanus: As it WAS, As it IS

Mark D Phillips' 25-year photographic documentation - “25 Years of Gowanus: As it WAS, As it IS” - will be featured for one weekend during the Gowanus Open Studios Tour on Oct. 21 – 22, 2017, at Movers, Not Shakers! corporate headquarters along the polluted Brooklyn waterway.

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Brooklyn Photographs, a group exhibition featuring the work of eleven photographers

Brooklyn Photographs, 1960S TO THE PRESENT

BRIC presents Brooklyn Photographs, a group exhibition featuring the work of eleven photographers who have captured life and traditions in various Brooklyn neighborhoods from the 1960s to the present, on view from September 7 to October 29, 2017.

The Great American Eclipse with Jupiter
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

What an amazing experience in North Carolina with my entire family watching the hole-in-the-sky on a perfect day in the perfect location.

Cindy Wilson, formerly of the B-52s, for one show on Sunday, September 10, 2017

The Bell House welcomes Cindy Wilson, formerly of the B-52s, for one show on Sunday, September 10, 2017, at 7pm, bringing her new style of swoons and whispers over swirls of subtle psychedelia, Quincy Jones-era strings, and pulsing synths.

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