The weather has been rainy and foggy in New York City this week, but don’t let that get you down. Take the time to get out with friends and check out everything the neighborhood has to offer:
Rookery’s 5th Year Birthday Party
Thursday September 13, 2018 at 8 p.m.
5 years ago, Rookery Bar opened and brought British-West Indian inspired pub food to the Jefferson stop of the L. And now they’re celebrating with free wings and an all night happy hour! Don’t pass up on some fun (and free food) to start off your weekend early.
Bizarre Cabaret at BIZARRE Bushwick
Thursday, September 13 2018 at 10 p.m.
Nothing says fun like cabaret performances and music. The Facebook description promises “singers, dancers, fetishe shows, bizarre djs in the best place in Bushwick!! Lets prepare your leather outfit and come to enjoy!!” Sounds like a unique way to spend Thursday night and it only costs $10 to get in.
Live Music at Bushwick Public House
Nothing screams Brooklyn like awesome live bands, great drinks and cheap admission. This show is only $5 to get in and it has a pretty great set. What’s not to love?
Riseboro Bushwick Farmer’s Market at Maria Hernandez Park
Saturday, September 15 at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
If you’d like a more relaxing weekend, spend it supporting small businesses and local vendors at this weekends farmer’s market inside Maria Hernandez Park. Go for a nice stroll, sample local produce and get to know the people behind the food.
Cover photo courtesy of Scott Warman