Entertainment

Two-Book Minimum Comedy Show

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When: Friday, August 29 , 2014 Time: 9:00 p.m. Where: Community Bookstore 143 7th Ave Brooklyn, NY Brooklyn, NY 11249 Cost: Free  Source: Better Book Titles Join a pair of writer-comedians as they invite their favorite writer-comedians into a closed bookshop for a free night of stand-up, stories, and a few drunken ramblings about their favorite books. Every last Friday of the month, Dan ... Read More »

MSG Presents: Caffeine, Cocaine & the Soda of a Nation

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When: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Time: 8-10 p.m. Where: Littlefield 622 Degraw St Brooklyn, NY Cost: Free w. RSVP Caffeine, cocaine, and a little bit of fizz were all it took to hook America on a brand-new beverage. At this month’s Masters of Social Gastronomy lecture, they’ll dissect Coca-Cola’s namesakes, exploring the now-illicit ‘Coca’ and the Africa-sourced ‘Cola’. What joined these two bitter, ... Read More »

Astronomy Nights

Astronomy Night

When: Saturday, August 23, 2014 Time: 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Where: The Intrepid Pier 86, W 46th St and 12th Ave New York, NY 10036-4103 Cost: Free w. RSVP Join Intrepid Museum for an outdoor viewing from Pier 86 and indoor activities in the Museum. Local astronomers will be on hand with their high-powered telescopes to help you navigate the night ... Read More »

Coco Alexander Gallery & Petzval Launch Party

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When: Thursday August 21, 2014 Time: 6 p.m. Where: Lomography Gallery Store 41 W. 8th Street Manhattan, NY Cost:Free   You are cordially invited to come party with me for the gallery show and launch party of the amazing Lomography Petzval Lens! Come support me as the featured artist for the NYC gallery! This show will also be popping off the same ... Read More »

Brooklyn Comedy Festival Presents: Grocery at the Brewery

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When: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 Time: 8:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. Where: Brooklyn Brewery 79 North 11th Street, Brooklyn, NY Cost: $5 Tickets “Brooklyn Comedy Festival Presents: Grocery at the Brewery, hosted by Julian Kiani” is a special edition of Comedy at the Grocery, a monthly show at Arlene’s Grocery in Manhattan. With performace by: Mark Normand Brooke Van Poppelen Nikki Glaser Andrew Mayer ... Read More »

Miss Jessie’s Multicultural Curls Launch

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  When: Friday, August 15, 2014 Time: 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Where: Ricky’s NYC 369 Third Ave. Manhattan, NY Cost: Free w/ RSVP Join Ricky’s for a ribbon-cutting ceremony with a champagne toast as they celebrate the launch of Miss Jessie’s Multicultural Curls. RSVP and meet TV Personality, International Journalist, and Miss Jessie’s Celebrity Spokesperson Sharon Carpenter. Plus, DJ Jess will be spinning some ... Read More »

Telller Launch Party

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When: Thursday, August 14, 2014 Time: 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Where: Hill & Dale 115 Allen Street New York, NY 1 Cost: Free w. RSVP Clear your calendar & save the date to welcome the TELLLER app into your life. The team behind Telller will bring the fun & festivities ( i.e open champagne bar), your job is to come together and ... Read More »

Gotham Comedy Live with John Caparulo

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When: Thursday, August 14, 2014 Time: 9:45 p.m.-11:45 p.m. Where: Gotham Comedy Club 208 W 23rd St New York, NY 10011 Cost:Free w/ tix   Grab free tickets to Gotham Comedy live with host Michael Winslow and the talented comedic stylings of: Jamie Lissow Jon Huck Zainab Johnson & More! About the show: “Gotham Comedy Live” is a showcase for amazing stand-up comedy. ... Read More »

Tales from the Vault! and August BHS Beer Garden

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When: Thursday, August 14, 2014 Time: 6-9 p.m. Where: Brooklyn Historical Society 128 Pierrepont St. Brooklyn, NY Cost: Free w. RSVP On Thursday, discover the little-known world of pre-Civil War volunteer firefighters in Brooklyn, followed by Brooklyn Historical Society’s last beer garden of the season! Tales from the Vault! Volunteers & Vamping Horns: Fighting Fires in the Old Eastern District. 6pm Tales from the Vault! 6:30pm Beer Garden ... Read More »