Month: April 2017

Brooklyn Historical Society Dumbo Opening

New Museum – Brooklyn Historical Society Dumbo Opening

The Brooklyn Historical Society is opening a museum inside the new Empire Stores waterfront mall in Dumbo on May 19th , 2017. To launch the event, their first exhibition titled, Shifting Perspectives: Photographs of Brooklyn’s Waterfront, will be followed at year’s end by a long-term show simply called “Waterfront” that explores the history of the area’s workers, […]

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summer stage 2017

Summerstage Central Park 2017

Summerstage is a yearly tradition that marks the start Summer in New York with mostly free, outdoor concerts in many of NYC’s public parks. The biggest and the best are held at Central Park of course. Here is the full roster. Some of our favorite h June 3rd, 7 p.m. // Mavis Staples and Toshi […]

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Sakura Matsuri 2017 NYC

Sakura Matsuri – Annual Cherry Blossom Festival at BBG – NYC

The annual cherry blossom festival at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden known as Sakura Matsuri, starts Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30, 2017 | 10 a.m.–6 p.m. The festival offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture. The festival also marks the end of “hanami”, the Japanese cultural tradition of […]

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