Downtown Brooklyn Arts Festival: Discover the District is coming to The Plaza at 300 Ashland from September 21 to 23, 2018, presenting a host of free programming including theater, poetry, dance, music, along with a dramatic reading of Martin Luther King’s final sermon by actor Samira Wiley of The Handmaid’s Tale.
Photo District News' inaugural "In Black and White" photography contest celebrates exceptional monochrome imagery in the categories of landscape, fine art, portrait and photojournalism with a Grand Prize of $2,500 cash, a profile in PDN and a $750 B&H gift card.
Now in its fourth year, the BRIC JazzFest Music Marathon includes film, dance, conversation, and a three-stage, three-night live music marathon that will fill BRIC House with the sounds of global legends from October 14-20, 2018.
Building on the long-standing legacy of summer block parties in Brooklyn, the Intergenerational Community Arts Council (ICAC), a program of BRIC and University Settlement led by Artist-in-Residence Najee Omar, presents WE ARE BROOKLYN: A Community Block Party on Saturday, August 4, 2018, from 1pm to 5pm.
Rooftop Films brings a very special live performance by Jaden Smith to the House of Vans in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, on July 30, 2018, following the screening of Crystal Moselle's Skate Kitchen. The director, cast, and crew will participate in a Q & A following the screening, prior to Smith's performance.
Front Room Gallery joins the LES Galleries Mid-Summer Late Night
The Front Room Gallery debuts the 14th annual Summer Sampler, a Summer group exhibition presenting a sampling of works by the gallery's stable of painters, photographers, and sculptors. The show features a selection of pieces from the upcoming season as well as some favorites by artists who have had recent shows.
2018 marks the 14th installation of the acclaimed Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival (BHF), returning July 10th through the 14th with a week of lectures, workshops, exhibitions screenings and of course the world famous Finale concert.
Brooklyn Eats is Brooklyn’s first and largest food and beverage trade show, taking place this year at BKLYN STUDIOS at City Point on Thursday, June 28, 2018, from 10am to 4pm. Last year’s Brooklyn Eats hosted over 100 exhibitors, welcomed 2,000 guests and showcased the cool that’s cooking in Brooklyn.
Set on the beautiful greenery of Governors Island, Porch Stomp invites over 70 bands, artists, and performing arts organizations to use the historic porches of Nolan Park as a platform for performance and education on Sunday, June 24, 2018.