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The Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival runs from Friday Nov 4, 2016, to Sunday Nov 13, 2016, spotlighting both established and emerging electronic music trends.
Beyond South Brooklyn

Since its inception in 2008, The Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival (BEMF) has established itself as Brooklyn’s most influential, independent genre-bending music event by bringing together fans from across the world to celebrate New York City's electronic music landscape. With multiple venues in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, BEMF runs from Friday Nov 4, 2016, to Sunday Nov 13, 2016.

Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty, makes its final, and only East Coast exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum from November 4, 2016, to April 2, 2017.
Park Slope

Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty, makes its final, and only East Coast exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum from November 4, 2016, to April 2, 2017. For more than four decades, Marilyn Minter’s sensual paintings, photographs, and videos have vividly questioned the complex, often contradictory perceptions of beauty and the feminine body in mainstream culture.

The 22nd Annual Black Tie & Sneakers Gala, SportsBall 2016, celebrates the legacy of Arthur Ashe on Wednesday, October 19, 2016.
Beyond South Brooklyn

The 22nd Annual Black Tie & Sneakers Gala, SportsBall 2016, of the Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health (AAIUH), joined together renowned guests representing sports, philanthropy, business, entertainment, and medicine to celebrate the legacy of tennis champion and humanitarian Arthur Ashe on Wednesday, October 19, 2016. IT'S A CELEBRATION WITH A PURPOSE.

Spark, the Brooklyn Children’s Museum’s first expansion, opens on October 15, 2016, at One John Street in Brooklyn Bridge Park’s DUMBO section.
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO

Spark, the Brooklyn Children’s Museum’s first expansion outside of its flagship location in Crown Heights, opens on October 15, 2016, in a new 1,850-square foot annex space located in the One John Str

The Squibb Park Bridge is just another example of a poorly run Brooklyn Bridge Park - South Brooklyn editorial by Mark D Phillips
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO

The shortcut route to Brooklyn Bridge Park through Squibb Park has been closed for more than two years.

The Gowanus Canal is the biggest photographic project of my life in Brooklyn. Gowanus Open Studios 2016 is October 14th through 16th.
Gowanus

For those of you wandering the canal area for the Gowanus Open Studios 2016, the Gowanus Canal is a unique destination.

Photoville 2016 kicks off in Brooklyn Bridge Park for its fifth year of showcasing photography in shipping container galleries and outdoor exhibitions now through Sunday, September 25, 2016.
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO

Photoville 2016 kicked off on a hot Wednesday afternoon in a new location in Brooklyn Bridge Park directly underneath the Brooklyn Bridge.

ST. ANN’S WAREHOUSE ANNOUNCES 2016-17 SEASON IN ITS NEW WATERFRONT HOME, OPENING WITH THE WORLD PREMIERE OF TAYLOR MAC’S WILDLY AMBITIOUS A 24-DECADE HISTORY OF POPULAR MUSIC
DUMBO

ST. ANN’S WAREHOUSE ANNOUNCES 2016-17 SEASON IN ITS NEW WATERFRONT HOME, OPENING WITH THE WORLD PREMIERE OF TAYLOR MAC’S WILDLY AMBITIOUS A 24-DECADE HISTORY OF POPULAR MUSIC

As you walk along these cobbled streets beneath the Manhattan Bridge in DUMBO, a new photo exhibit, FORGED WORLDS, comes into view designed to transport you away from the very streets you are walking.
DUMBO

As you walk along these cobbled streets beneath the Manhattan Bridge, a new photo exhibit, FORGED WORLDS, comes into view designed to transport you away from the very streets you are walking.

Photoville, Brooklyn's premier Photography event, turns FIVE this year and moves to an amazing new location in Brooklyn Bridge Park, directly underneath the iconic Brooklyn Bridge from September 21 to 25, 2016.
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO

Photoville, Brooklyn's premier Photography event, turns FIVE this year and moves to an amazing new location in Brooklyn Bridge Park, directly underneath the iconic Brooklyn Bridge from September 21 to 25, 2016.

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Thanksgiving weekend brings Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn to Killington during the return of the Audi FIS Women's Ski World Cup for Thanksgiving weekend

With American standouts Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn’s courageous return to the circuit, the 2017 Thanksgiving weekend will be a phenomenal repeat of last year’s inaugural World Cup race on Killington’s Superstar Trail.