Bushwick Open Studios
Where: Various locations
Arts in Bushwick celebrates its 6th year organizing Bushwick Open Studios for a weekend packed with live musical performances, unique art from local emerging artists, and industrial gallery spaces.
Where: Tompkins Square Park
Allen Ginsberg fans receive an entire weekends worth of live readings, art, and even a "disco tea dance" to celebrate the late poet's iconic work, "Howl." For an entire list of scheduled events, jump here.
The Sean McCaul Vibe Trio
Where: Brooklyn Winery, 213 North 8th Street, (347) 763-1506
When: Friday, 9PM
Sean McCaul ventures out of the Union Square subway station for a more classy venue at Brooklyn Winery with some original jazz standards.
Star Wars Uncut
Where: Film Society Lincoln Center, 144 West 65th Street, (212) 875-5600
When: Friday, 11:59PM
The Film Society of Lincoln Center kicks off their Summer Midnight Movies series with "Star Wars Uncut," an amazing remake of George Lucas' "Episode IV – A New Hope," which employed 473 crowd-sourced fans to volunteer their own 15 second reshoots to make up the unique tribute film.
Bon Appetit Grub Crawl
Where: Various locations in Brooklyn
Price: $89 for one day
Bon Appetit magazine is hosting the first annual Grub Crawl in Brooklyn, enlisting some of the borough's finest cuisine from Prime Meats, Clover Club, and Mile End (just to name a few). Each day comes with its own curated schedule of tastings, so roam about and stay delightfully full all weekend!
Where: Carolines on Broadway, 1626 Broadway, (212) 757-4100
When: Friday-Sunday, 8PM-10:30PM
Price: $42.00 - $63.75
Check out the comedic stylings of JB Smoove, who plays the hilarious Leon Black from "Curb Your Enthusiasm," during his three night bill at one of the city's best comedy clubs, Carolines.