News and Stories from Gowanus

Waterlines, by Daniel Rothbart, will make its debut on the historic Gowanus Canal on Saturday, June 28, at 4:30pm.
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Waterlines, by Daniel Rothbart, will make its debut on the historic Gowanus Canal on Saturday, June 28, at 4:30pm.

The Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club is excited to announce The Gowanus Challenge Canoe, Kayak, Paddle-board and Rowboat race on the Gowanus Canal.
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The Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club held The Gowanus Challenge Canoe, Kayak, Paddle-board and Rowboat race

Whole Foods opens at Third and Third in Gowanus, Brooklyn. ©Mark D Phillips
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A new era has come to Gowanus.

After a decade in the making, Whole Foods Market celebrated the grand opening of its much-anticipated and first Brooklyn, New York, store on Tuesday, December 17th, 2013.

Down Home Radio Show and The Jalopy Theatre are proud to announce the 6th Annual Brooklyn Folk Festival taking place Friday, April 18th through Sunday, April 20th, 2014!
Gowanus, Red Hook

Down Home Radio Show and The Jalopy Theatre are proud to announce the 6th Annual Brooklyn Folk Festival taking place Friday, April 18th through Sunday, April 20th, 2014!

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Frank Manzi's Magical Mystery Tour at Wayne & Tonja Smith's Magical Backyard Forest in Morganton, NC. ©Mark D Phillips

There’s nothing like a magical night under the stars listening to music. When that experience includes one of my favorite artists appearing in one of my favorite places in the world, it’s at the top of my bucket list.

It all came to be with a simple Facebook post.

50 years ago, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon.

On July 20, 1969, humans walked on another world for the first time in history, achieving the goal that President John F. Kennedy had set in 1961, before Americans had even orbited the Earth.