It’s time for our weekly event round-up!

We’ve listed a whole week’s worth of free and affordable events happening in and around the neighborhood.

This week is packed with tons of great events, including a summer arts festival in Maria Hernandez Park, a dance party at Farewell Bar, Grand Street restaurant week, Led Zeppelin at Nowadays and more!

To submit an event for consideration in next week’s list, email Schroeder at Bushwick Daily dot com!


Thursday, August 19

Flyer for So Gathering Seems Essential at Secret Project Robot.

SO GATHERING SEEMS ESSENTIAL

What is it?

The first group art show and open studios since Secret Project Robot, which spent five years on Melrose St. in Bushwick, moved back into its space at 401 Wythe St.

Where is it?

Secret Project Robot, 401 Wythe St.

What time?

6 p.m.

How much is it?

Free


Friday, August 20

Flyer for Skin Kin at Starr Bar

Skin KIN

What is it?

A night of community and culture, celebrating Black Pride and featuring music by DJ Shi Candy, DJ Kidd Swag and DJ A. Sauce.

Where is it?

Starr Bar, 214 Starr St.

What time?

10 p.m.

How much is it?

$20 general admission

$10 for leos and virgos


Saturday, August 21

Flyer for Bushwick Summer Arts Festival

Summer Arts Festival

What is it?

An all-day summer arts festival in the park featuring community tables, food and music by DJ Carlito, Josue PR, Zieta Eve, Creating Performance, Eli Daleo and Quince.

Where is it?

Maria Hernandez Park

What time?

2-7 p.m.

How much is it?

Free


Sunday, August 22

Flyer for Meow at Farewell Bar

Meow

What is it?

An inclusive party for Queer women and non-binary folks full of dancing, drinks and house/techno beats from DJ Pauli Cakes and DJ Dylan Ali.

Where is it?

Farewell Bar, 143 Troutman St.

What time?

4 p.m. – 12 a.m.

How much is it?

$15 pre-sale, $20 at the door.


Monday, August 23

Flyer for Creative Coping for Stress Reduction at Art Therapy Place.

Creative Coping for Stress Reduction

What is it?

A free art therapy workshop for stress reduction. Come together to learn new creative coping strategies specifically to reduce stress.

Where is it?

Art Therapy Place, 16 Cypress Ave

What time?

6:30-8 p.m.

How much is it?

Free. If the event is at capacity, those interested can apply to be put on the waitlist.


Tuesday, August 24 & Wednesday, August 25

Flyer for screenings of The Song Remains the same at Nowadays.

Outdoor Film: The Song Remains the Same

What is it?

Outdoor screenings of The Song Remains the Same: Led Zeppelin live at MSG in 1973.

Where is it?

Nowadays, 56-06 Cooper Ave.

What time?

8:30 p.m.

How much is it?

Free


August 16-August 29

Flyer for Grand Street Restaurant Week.

Grand Street Restaurant Week

What is it?

After a year off, restaurant week returns to Grand Street. Eleven restaurants are offering 3-course, prix-fixe dinners (5 – 10pm) at discounted rates.

Where is it?

Grand St.

What time?

5-10 p.m.

How much is it?

$21-$35


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